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Accessible by Ferry and worth a visit. Restaurants are available on the island for lunhc or dinner... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Ottawa, Canada
The island is beautiful, the resort clean.

The resort led us to believe there was a general store, and there was not. There are little kitchen... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Phoenix, Arizona
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A residential and vacation community on Great Diamond Island in Casco Bay offers sheltered beaches, acres of old-growth forest and some of the most spectacular sunsets around.
Great Diamond Island, Portland, ME 04109
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Accessible by Ferry and worth a visit. Restaurants are available on the island for lunhc or dinner. Worth a visit!

2  Thank bestfamilyadventures
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The resort led us to believe there was a general store, and there was not. There are little kitchen areas in the rooms and makes sense to have a store. When I went on the prior store's FB page to comment they said are reopening...More

5  Thank ScoutyAZ
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Truly very beautiful, you can walk forever. I wouldn't call it a rest and relaxation place. The signage is terrible even with the limited number of roads. The maps are useless. "You are here" signs without signage from there...People tell you the road will split...well,...More

Thank BBK1000
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Love, love, love, this island. One hotel, one general store, one restaurant, lots of walking and discovering. Seasonal.

1  Thank costumegirl
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Wanted to end vacation with a special night. Booked a night at the Inn. Weather was not great but everything there was fabulous! Beautiful and private beaches. Would love to spend a week here as I imagine small crowds due to limited access.

Thank Randy H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Diamond Cove is really a hidden gem on Great Diamond Island off the coast of Portland, Maine. We were lucky enough to know the groundskeeper for one of the properties here, so we got a pretty cool tour of the place. This is the site...More

3  Thank GraceMarieGMC
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is one of the best deals in Portland. We took the Ferry out and had a lovely meal at Diamonds edge.

Thank Desertis
Reviewed 25 August 2016

if you are looking for a great dining experience go to great diamond island and have chef josh hambrick cook for you.i must say by far the best dining experience i have ever had !!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank George P
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went to Diamond Cove for dinner. It was delightful. Restaurant was great and the scenery was relaxing. We ate outside and enjoyed it very much.

Thank pk123488
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Stayed her with relatives for a week. Really enjoyed it. lots of history. Used to be a military base during WW 11. Now people are buying homes and renovating existing military buildings.

Thank Joseph S
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Babette H
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The Inn will arrange the parking for you.