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    Drake's Island Resort

    2073 Post Rd, Wells, ME 04090-4717
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good8%
    • Average3%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 130 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I’ve had an extremely disappointing experience in attempting to make a reservation and then having to cancel it. Almost a month later, I’m still being charged $50 for cancelling one reservation that I did make and one reservation that the online booking system for Drake’s...More

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    Response from Shelli L, Owner at Drake's Island ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Again after all of our communication regarding the 3 bookings that you made. 1 with booking.com and then two with our system with different dates because you still were unsure if you were going to be able to stay with friends. We did charge you...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This "motel" was quaint and old school. We had a 1-bedroom "cottage". It was very small but had most of what you need for a one night stay. They have an RV park and other larger cottages. For the price it was okay. The ladies...More

    Thank Nancy J
    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    This was our first stay here at Drakes but we definitely will be back. Friendly staff and owners. The cottages are very pleasant and very clean. Pet friendly with nice little decks where you can set with your dog. The location is close to beaches...More

    Thank Marilyn L M
    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    Cottages are great, quiet, and clean. We liked the Game room next to the office, and the playground for young kids. Each cottage seemed to have its own gaz Barbecue. Shelli is really kind & friendly, Will Comeback next year !

    Thank Ugo D
    Reviewed 10 October 2017

    This was our first visit to Drake's Island Resort and we will definitely be back! Place was perfect for our weekend away with our lab....2 days later and she is still exhausted from playing at the beach. To say this place is dog friendly is...More

    Thank kagksg
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 188 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Maine >
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    Room & Suite (36)
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    karleo1999
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from U_Anti_Dentite_Bstrd | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I'm pretty sure there is a hairdryer, but unsure of the iron and ironing board (there probably is an iron and ironing board but we don't usually use them so we don't seek them out). Also I'm not sure about a computer... More
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    MAH-from-NY
    9 January 2017|
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    Response from lilinbuddy | Reviewed this property |
    Hi that i'm not sure on but all you need do is call and ask for Shelly.
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    sherry V
    22 June 2015|
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    Response from Shelli L | Property representative |
    Hi Sherry. The beach is 1 mile walking distance from our property. You do have to walk on a street over onto the island.We do offer a drop off and pick up at the beach that takes you at 10AM and picks you up at 3pm so you... More
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    "cottage or room are both nice"
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    "The cottages are very private and quiet. Cottage 21. No car traffic and very nice seasonal neighbors next..."
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    "Very quiet throughout the property. If you want more space go with a cottage....check out their website and..."
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    "Go for the higher numbered rooms- they're located further from Post Road."
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