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    Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

    127 E Main St, Searsport, ME 04974-3320
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          • Excellent75%
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          16 Oct 2016
          “Great Inn, Exceptional Hosts”
          23 Sep 2016
          “Gorgeous house, wonderful hosts”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed 16 October 2016

          If you like B&Bs, this one is hard to beat. This historic home offers the comfort and amenities that make you feel at home. The owners, Mike & Brenda, are exceptional hosts and ensured our stay was a memorable one. The morning gourmet breakfasts were...More

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          Response from Brenda L, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

          Thanks for such a wonderful review!!! We really appreciate the fact that you felt we did the right things to make your stay comfortable. We spent the winter in Texas, Alabama, and Pennsylvania, but are finally back in Maine just in time to evaluate what...More

          Reviewed 10 October 2016

          spoke to owner to ask for a key as we would be arriving late.owner said she would be up - when we arrived at 2am, no cell coverage to call owner -no key left out or note to say how to get into our room....More

          Thank lizmg71
          Response from Brenda L, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

          Ms Martinez-Gray, I just tried calling your number and left a message. I'd very much like to speak with you. As I said the morning you left our Inn, I'm very sorry for the misfortunes in the trip you made. However, there are a good...More

          Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

          Wonderful historic property on beautiful grounds. You can walk right down to the ocean to sit and relax or read. No detail overlooked. Comfortable sitting areas inside and outside. Fabulous gourmet breakfast. We hope to return someday.More

          Thank Ronald M
          Response from Brenda L, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

          We appreciate your input and look forward to making your stay even better the next time you are in Maine. We have just begun doing more work on our gardens for 2017 and will be updating a few "fun" areas on the decks. Our rooms...More

          Reviewed 13 September 2016

          We had a wonderful stay here but were looking forward to sitting at the bar followed by a great meal in the dining room. Unfortunately, both were closed this summer because of insufficient help, something we didn't find out until we arrived. However, don't let...More

          Thank Duffy B
          Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

          It's been some time that our travels have warranted the effort of a review, but we have found a treasure worthy of the both our time and yours. Captain A. V. Nichols Inn located in Searsport, Maine is an outstanding spot for a memorable stay....More

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$ 161 - US$ 293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Searsport
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          How would I go about getting a gift card?
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          Hi, Gift cards can be obtained by calling me directly at the Inn: 207 548-1104. Thanks for asking, Brenda
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          "The Captains and Havana Rooms have the best views."
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          "Both suites are outstanding. Plenty of room for a family of 4."
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