We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Clean Older Motel / Great Service”
Review of The Admiral Motel

The Admiral Motel
Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
The Admiral Motel
Ranked #12 of 13 Hotels in Scarborough
Reviewed 3 August 2008

We had not planned to stop for the night yet but a terrible rain storm brought us in off the interstate to find shelter. The name brand chain hotel down the street was taking advantage of travelers pulling off the road to seek shelter...a room that normally would rent for around $100.00 a night was quoted with a AAA discount at $205.00 for the night...we said "no way" and headed down the street to this "mom and pop motel". We were quoted a price of $70.00 for the night and took it. I was soaking wet from running in and out of the other hotel and we were happy to have a shelter for the night. To our delight the room was spotless...fresh paint on the walls, very clean crisp sheets and plenty of good towels. For a older motor inn this property has been restored and was very nice for the price. We were also very pleased with the service we received from the man at the desk. He bent over backwards to accomodate us and help me get on his wireless internet...I never could get a strong enough signal from room six but I certainly appreciated his interest in helping me. In the morning as we were packing the car he came out and told us he had coffee made. I was impressed with the fact that during the rain storm the owner was out bringing his hanging flower baskets down to get a good watering from mother nature...it showed real pride in ownership! I would stay there again over the chain down the street at more than double the price. The mom and pop motels in Maine are very clean and nice and most have been restored to their original glory.

  • Stayed: July 2008, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check-in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
    • Business service (e.g., internet access)
7  Thank loveavacation123
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
200
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

20 - 20 of 20 reviews

Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Scarborough hotels
2.9 km away
Americas Best Value Inn-Scarborough/Portland
6.5 km away
Homewood Suites by Hilton Portland
6.3 km away
Fairfield Inn Portland Maine Mall
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
5.5 km away
Candlewood Suites Portland - Scarborough
2.9 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites
Comfort Inn & Suites
#11 of 13 in Scarborough
226 reviews
5.4 km away
Residence Inn Portland Scarborough
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to The Admiral Motel? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
200
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Admiral Motel

Address: 549 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9709
Region: United States > Maine > Scarborough
Amenities:
Kitchenette Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 13 Hotels in Scarborough
Price Range: ₹ 4,771 - ₹ 5,222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Admiral Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 11
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your The Admiral Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Admiral Motel Scarborough, Maine

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing