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Reviewed 10 August 2016

We have been staying there for 8 years in a row. Everything is perfect, the only reason for not giving it 5 stars is because of the way the rooms are cleaned (barely acceptable). But, the location is perfect. The pool is always clean and warm. The people at the reception desk are always smily and kind. Enjoy your stay...

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Pierre J, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. I'm sorry to hear that we were not up to standards with housekeeping. I will definitely share this with our staff and make sure that we are more detailed. Thanks Again.

Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Have stayed at other spots in OOB. The EDGEwater has now become a favorite spot for our family. Rooms clean,nicely appointed, short walk to the beach,heated pool, most of all professional staff meeting the needs of their customers. That was impressive for us. I liked the 2nd floor deck common area for reading the morning paper and watching life go...

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Pierre J, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thanks Again ehart176. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at The Edgewater. Coming from several states away it makes one nervous to find what they signed up for. We were so happy to find a clean, decent sized room right on the beach! Easy walking distance to the entertainment area, but far enough away that you don't get the noise or have to deal...

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Pierre J, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thanks for reviewing us Abbs2250. We really appreciate your comments .

Andover, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The location of this hotel was perfect! Right on the beach, just minutes from the action of OOB. However the rooms were much smaller than they appeared in the photographs. We ended up upgrading to a bigger room upon arrival because of the size of the room. The staff was very accommodating. The rooms had a smell like there had...

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Pierre J, Owner at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Jessica R. We appreciate your comments and as you know all of our guest rooms are a non-smoking. We are vigilant about maintaining this policy. Thank you for sharing this with us.

Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My family has gone back to this hotel for the past 5 years. The management is excellent. Rooms and pool are always very clean and well maintained. Beach is just steps away and walking distance to entertainment. Deffinetly worth the $.

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Pierre J, Owner at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thank you and we are honored to have you and your family for 5 years in a row. Wow!

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The rooms were gorgeous and beachy! Bright white, blues and wood floors. The wash closet separate from the sink was a girl's makeup counter delight! We checked out a few places before settling on this one. It was a sure winner! It is Canadian owned (third generation) or so we were told by the kind front desk person. The pool...

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Pierre J, Owner at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thanks for reviewing us. I am actually a third generation innkeeper and my grandfather was born in Canada. My parents were born here in Maine. We are happy to here your stay was enjoyable/ Thanks again

Shelton, Connecticut
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The location is spot on. A couple of blocks from the Pier. The walk is great. Easy, safe and short. The beach entrance is right outside the pool. Our room was #27. We are 2 adults and 2 teens. The full size beds were too small for us but the room was clean and a good size. The view from...

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Pierre J, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us Carla M, we hope to see you and your family again.

Clifton Park, New York
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The Edgewater was great all around for our three-night vacation in OOB. The property is well-maintained and exceptionally clean. Kudos to the housekeeping staff and management. I have stayed in plenty of four-star luxury hotels that could learn a thing or two from this team. With all of the beach sand that must be coming into these rooms, the level...

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Pierre J, General Manager at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Wow, thanks for taking the time to review our property quite thoroughly. Your overview is very helpful to future visitors of our hotel. I appreciate all of the suggestions and plan to incorporate as many as possible. Thanks again

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Edgewater Motel was an excellent location...ocean view....but....will,never go back there...we got,the most expensive room for the ocean view...304.00..with sales,tax...when we went to pull the sheets back 10:30 at nite...there were two spiders in between the sheets headed for the pillows...we called the desk..security said they would take care of us in the morning..slept,three hours all nite..creepy,crawly feeling..the owner brushed us...

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please see my ist response to this person. Thank You

Reviewed 28 June 2016

Edgewater is perfect location...but when we went to turn the sheets down..spiders ..and customer service sucked if u had an issue like we did...we got the ocean view front...304.00 for one nite and we asked for some compensation of being up half the nite looking for spiders...they didn't care....said he was sorry..but it was lime ..oh well sucks to be...

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Pierre J, Owner at The Edgewater, responded to this review

Linda, thank you for sharing your comments with our community. I am sorry we did not meet your expectations during your visit. In defense of our staff, I would like to point out that when you brought these spider issues to Shawn at our front desk, he did what any service oriented staff member would do: 1) He immediately offered...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Edgewater Motor Inn in Old Orchard Beach, Maine, sits on the sparkling Atlantic in the center of seven miles of gently sloping sand beach, central to all attractions.Our guests are pampered with distinctively appointed well-equipped rooms and a level of personalized attentive service that comes from three generations of inn keeping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Edgewater

Address: 57 W Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2645
Region: United States > Maine > Old Orchard Beach
Price Range: ₹ 5,497 - ₹ 16,165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Edgewater 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
The Edgewater Hotel Old Orchard Beach
Edgewater Old Orchard Beach
Edgewater Hotel Old Orchard Beach
The Edgewater Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
#7 Family Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
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“Second floor has rooms with excellent views...first floor is a few steps from the beachwalk.”
 of 5 bubbles Q8205PHangelam, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles 635deniset, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms are wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles banannie61, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I would choose an upstairs room, the lower rooms just have a view of the parked cars.”
 of 5 bubbles saja1949, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Top floor closest to the ocean”
 of 5 bubbles tracy9333, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
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