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Fireside Inn & Suites Ocean's Edge

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Every room has an ocean view, and includes all the amenities you would expect plus a refrigerator and microwave in every room. 2nd and 3rd floor rooms have a balcony, while 1st floor rooms have immediate pool access and a rear door that opens on to our ten acres leading to the water. The property features an indoor heated mineral pool, hot tub and sauna, game room, guest laundry facilities. Free hot breakfast and free WIFI are included. We are connected to Ocean's Edge Restaurant for fresh seafood, steaks and pasta served in a comfortable, casual atmosphere. Join us on the patio in summer for alfresco dining.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Family Rooms
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Ocean View
Great View
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498Reviews
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5Q+A
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We came with a bus group. We were warmly greeted by the manager, also waiting for us was warm chocolate chip cookies, juice, water & coffee. The inn itself is beautiful. The rooms were very warm & inviting, comfortable beds & pillows. It had a private balconey that opened up
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Very enjoyable 2 day stay.Large area to walk down to bay and enjoy beautiful views.The staff was pleasant,decent free breakfast,indoor pool and nice restaurant with cocktail lounge.Not a 5 star hotel but perfect for what we wanted ,this is Maine not NYC!
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The views were magnificent but the hotel needs a facelift. Very, very, very neglected hotel. We stayed on first floor needs brand new flooring and carpeting new fixtures, etc.. our view when standing outside was great except for the 4 guys literally sitting at the picnic table
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Response from Barry_Asalone, General Manager at Fireside Inn & Suites Ocean's Edge
Responded 16 Aug 2018
I always say that "Guest perception is 100%". I'm sorry that you were so disappointed with some of the decisions we have made here. Like you, I would love to have the appearance of a sweeping lawn leading down to the water uninterrupted by smoker's outposts. We tried that only to have our back lawn used as an ashtray, leading to unsightly white and beige butts on a green lawn. We have found that when we supply a place for butts, responsible smokers will not litter our lawns and harm the environment. The black mats that you describe are a way of protecting the pool roof and protecting the environment at the same time. They are made of recycled tires, taking them out of the landfill, and given a proper use for them for the next 20- 40 years. We tried umbrellas on the deck only to find that the wind off the water was often too brisk and they would overturn the tables or simply destroy themselves in the wind. We didn't want to see anyone get hurt, so we removed them. The decisions we have made over the years were not without thought. I'm sorry they made your stay less enjoyable. I'm glad that you found our staff pleasant. Should you choose to stay with us again, I may suggest a 2nd or 3rd floor room where the smoker's outposts are not in your direct field of vision. Sincerely, Barry Asalone
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The Fireside In & Suites is all you can expect a motel to be. AND a wonderful view of the bay is included. The bathroom was clean and included a huge, wall-to-wall counter. The hot water is almost instantaneous. A hot breakfast is also inluded, and it is tastier than any
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Response from Barry_Asalone, General Manager at Fireside Inn & Suites Ocean's Edge
Responded 9 Aug 2018
Thanks for your review. I love what you said: "And who doesn't love a balcony with a view! Imagine sitting on your balcony with a cup of coffee, admiring the Belfast Bay, as you start your day." I'm glad that you like the clean rooms, the view and the food. We hope to see you again for another refresher. Sincerely, Barry Asalone
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We had a room with the view of the water which was lovely. I found the room to be fairly clean but very worn out and outdated. The bathroom is definitely in need of renovations. The carpet in the elevator smells awful. I expect it's due to mold. Breakfast is very simple with
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Response from Barry_Asalone, General Manager at Fireside Inn & Suites Ocean's Edge
Responded 8 Aug 2018
Thank you for your review. I'm happy to read that you enjoyed the view and the cleanliness of the room. In hot, humid weather, we do get an odor from the elevator. It's not in the carpet, as we have replaced the carpet. Fortunately, hot and humid weather in Maine is short-lived as is the odor. The pool chemicals are checked and adjusted daily and overseen by a Certified Pool Operator.
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Gotta love this view
It was a dream waking up so peacefully with the sunrise and getting to look over the ocean every morning.
I sat in these chairs nearly every day.
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On the second and third floors, we have decks. The decks are divided by a low wall, therefore, your neighbor could not easily walk on your deck, but you can see each other. The first floor has a continuous patio from one end of the building to the other, and leading our on to a very large lawn sloping down to the water.
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can you smoke on the balcony? pets?
Pets are permitted on the first floor only. Each of these rooms has a patio which open to our ten acres leading to the water. We are permitting smoking on the patios and decks until June 1, and then smoking will be 20' from the building. There is a $20 plus tax per day pet fee.
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Is there an elevator? Do you have accessible rooms?
Yes to elevator, yes to accessible rooms.
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Can you tell me about the "guest laundry" facility?
Thanks for asking. Yes, we have coin laundry located on the first floor halfway between the restaurant and the pool. It has one washer and one dryer.
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Do the king rooms have a recliner?
Hi, We have some kings that have a fireplace and a reclining massage chair. We do not have any rooms with just a regular recliner. Sorry. Sincerely, Barry
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"The cottages or the top floors with the massage chairs and fireplaces"
"All the rooms have an ocean view!"
"2nd Floor is best"
"Stay on second level."
"We were on the third floor and were very pleased with it."
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PRICE RANGE
US$126 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
comfort inn ocean`s edge hotel belfastcomfort inn belfastbelfast comfort inn
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Comfort Inn Ocean's Edge
LOCATION
United StatesMaineMid Coast MaineBelfast
NUMBER OF ROOMS
83
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