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28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Boston, Massachusetts
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We got a last minute room here when we decided we just had to go to the beach, amazingly on a Saturday in August when there was a triathlon event going on we got it for $100! The lady on the phone couldn't have been nicer. She went on about letting us know some of the rooms or bathrooms were... More 

Thank succubus26
Skagway, Alaska
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44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

So the rooms are a bit dated, clean though and hats what matters. The rooms are close together and sometimes neighbors can be a bit loud. Close walk to the beach though, central location, and if you are looking to save some money this is the closest to the beach with this price tag. Enjoy your stay! Also BBQ outside... More 

Thank TLandry27
Athens, ME
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We are headed back to the Yellow Giraffe this weekend, for the second time this summer. My Mom, Sister, Daughter, Granddaughter & I simply love this place. The owners, Linda & Stephen are very welcoming & will do all they can to ensure your stay is the best. The rooms are small but spotless & you cant beat the price!... More 

Thank weesieAthens_ME
East Providence
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We had a great time at the Yellow Giraffe! Their prices are affordable for a family, and having a kitchen, pool, grills and a nice area to sit and eat is very hard to find. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. They have a great system for towels, etc, where you leave a basket with a list of things you... More 

1 Thank Debbiev923
Webster, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

I've been coming to yellow giraffe for 30 years. The previous name was ramblers rest. Linda and Steve are the third owners and are wonderful people. The other owners were wonderful as well.The rooms are very clean and well stocked for what you need. There are grills for cooking out side and a pool. A lot of up dates have... More 

1 Thank Gina L
Mansfield, Connecticut
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7 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2015

This was our first time here. The place is small but cozy and very clean! A great price for the area and was in walking distance the pier and beach. Has a sitting area to just hang out at...grills right there if you want to cook in. We would definitely come back here!

Thank ractravelers
Athens, ME
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Just back from our third trip to the Yellow Giraffe. Still spotless, cozy & the best rate in OOB. I had broken my leg a few weeks prior to this planned family trip & had we been staying anywhere else, I probably would have cancelled but I knew I would still enjoy it very much just relaxing & enjoying the... More 

Thank weesieAthens_ME
Limerick, Maine
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

I am an employee of the Yellow Giraffe and i want to say Thank you to Linda and Steve for being such great people! I Enjoy working at the hotel and i love the fact that you always wash the Bedspreads and Blankets after every guest checks out, i have worked for alot of hotels and they DO NOT wash... More 

4 Thank Lisa J
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Stayed with daughter. Was family friendly. Walking distances to beach and many other places. Have free parking, pool, and grills u can use . Rite aid across the street so was nice to get stuff we needed.

1 Thank Becky T
Austin, Texas
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32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The GOOD is the location, a very short walk to the pier and beach at Old Orchard. Rite Aid across the street, sells just about everything you might need, including beer, wine and alcohol. The rates are very resonable, staff is layed back and friendly. I liked their system for obtaining new towels and other supplies, a basket with a... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Yellow Giraffe Motel

Address: 5 Summit Street, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
Region: United States > Maine > Old Orchard Beach
Price Range: ₹ 3,409 - ₹ 7,159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Yellow Giraffe Motel Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms 1-10 offer double entries, pool side or front, street facing deck.”
 of 5 bubbles weesieAthens_ME, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Affordable, clean”
 of 5 bubbles weesieAthens_ME, 31 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All of the rooms are clean, well kept, and have air conditioning.”
 of 5 bubbles Rick102012, 19 Jun 2014 | Read review
“We had room 15 and it was great for us.”
 of 5 bubbles mitchellb1984, 15 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Spend a little more and stay somewhere else until they invest in locks and sinks.”
 of 5 bubbles Unbelizable11, 3 Sep 2012 | Read review
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