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Hancock, Massachusetts
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016

A quick get away for our anniversary and such a gem! Service was amazing, clean rooms, wonderful fall decor and knowledge staff. I can not say enough great things we can't wait to return during a warmer month.

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Thank tgoodrich66
GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear tgoodrich66, We are so glad that your first time here at Tides was so memorable! Even though the weather has cooled off, the Tides is still a great spot to enjoy a quick fall getaway. We are excited to welcome you back during the summer months so that we can show you everything else that we have to offer... More 

The Woodlands, Texas
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7 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The Tides is a lovely place to get away & relax. We only stayed one night on our trip through New England but wished that we had stayed longer. Beautiful ocean views, quiet & tranquil. The bed was very comfortable and the room was clean, spacious and tastefully decorated. We also enjoyed drinks on the spacious veranda and a dinner... More 

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Thank vandtmann
GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear vandtmann, Thank you for taking the time to post this review of your recent stay with us. We are thrilled that you made the Tides a stop on your tour of New England and left with such a memorable experience. Our location is one that cannot be beat, that is for sure. The beach and ocean are almost close... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

My sister and I took our parents ona North East Fall tour. We visited Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. We stayed at the Tides for 2 nights. This property is so beautiful. The decor is updated beach chic. My parents had the most beautiful suite overlooking the ocean . The main floor has a gorgeous bar serving amazing craft cocktails.... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear cjoygo, How lovely is to read your heartfelt review! It certainly paints a beautiful picture of who we are here at the Tides Beach Club and what guests can expect when they walk through our doors. I am happy to hear that you and your family were able to truly enjoy a well-rounded experience that went beyond the walls... More 

Zsambek, Hungary
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38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We spent only 2 nights in the Tides Beach Club but we loved every minutes there. The Club's interior is perfect! The rooms the restaurant the garden the porch we loved all of them. First night they had a closed party and the restaurant was closed, but the manager arranged us to have the dinner or in our room with... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear fourbeck13, We are completely thrilled that you loved your time with us and could not be more thankful for your gracious review! It is true that our location, amenities, inclusions, and the building itself all contribute to creating a positive experience for our guests. I also wanted to mention that we are very appreciative of your flexibility that Tuesday... More 

Marblehead, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We had a wonderful three days at Tides Beach Club. Accommodations, food, and service were excellent. Location on the beach was great. At first, I was worried it would be too far away from downtown, but turn out to be perfect. Quiet, no tourists or crowds. Was just a short drive to town if you want to go out to... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear CMoran12_12, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your first visit to The Tides Beach Club! We are incredibly honored to see that you chose to celebrate your birthday with us, and delighted to see that we created such a wonderful experience for you and your group! We truly do have a unique location out... More 

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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

My wife and I recently took a long weekend to Kennebunkport. Although we travel to Maine every October for a long weekend, this was our first time going south of Portland. We typically travel up to Camden. I'll break my review into 3 parts: Accommodations, Service, and Location. Location: This Inn is located directly across from the beach. It is... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear SteveRogers73, We are so incredibly honored by your detailed review and award of five stars! It seems as though you truly got to experience all that Tides has to offer, and that you thoroughly enjoyed yourself while you were here. I am proud to see that you were met with incredible service in both the hotel and the restaurant,... More 

Dallas, Texas
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232 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a very special place to stay. The location is excellent right across from a gorgeous long sandy beach with amazing views. The rooms are small and it can get warm as it is a building built in the 1800's and it is either cold or warm as they can not blend the air conditioning due to the age... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear Magictravelnow, Your review of your stay is gracious and we could not be more appreciative that you took the time to post it here on Trip Advisor. Your description of your time here with us captures most of what a stay at the Tides Beach Club offers, and to say that we want your stay “to be beyond compare”... More 

Center Harbor, New Hampshire
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Charged with entertaining guests from the Mid-West on their very first trip to Northern New England, we lucked out by choosing The Tides Beach Club for a 2 night stay in Kennebunkport, Maine. Upon check in the front desk and bar staff did not hesitate to carry our luggage up a flight of stairs to our rooms. We chose upgraded... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear RLP-NH We are so happy to have welcomed you to Maine the Tides Beach Club way! Your time with us went by fast, I am sure, but I am glad that you were able to enjoy one of the Jonathan Adler suites, and interact with our staff during your stay! It is wonderful to hear that we have made... More 

Manalapan, New Jersey
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150 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Tides Beach Club is a nicely redone quintessential Maine Inn on the beautifully uncrowded Goose Rocks Beach. It's nestled in a quite residential neighborhood with inspirational views of the sea. The beach is large, a great place to relax and walk capturing the magic of Maine's southern coast. Staff- younger international staff with five star training. Friendly and efficient... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear 68braveheart, Here at the hotel, it is times like these, after reading a review like this, that we all find what we do so incredibly rewarding. We are flattered to read the details on how we met the mark on so many aspects of your experience. You paint a picture of our hotel, staff and restaurant that we are... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband & I have been staying at the Tides every year since it opened in 2011. The rooms are very quaint. The entire building has a great vibe and atmosphere, Hats off to the amazing and friendliest people looking after your food and "Cocktail" orders. Sitting at the bar is an experience in itself. They're the best ever, they... More 

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GeneralManagerHP, Assistant General Manager at The Tides Beach Club, responded to this review

Dear Louise B, Having you and Jim in house, is always such a fun time for us here at the Tides! To see two people enjoy themselves as much as you do, is wonderfully encouraging and we could not be more honored that you continue to come visit us year after year (sometimes even multiple times a season!) It is... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Tides Beach Club Hotel Restaurant
Tides Beach Club Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Contemporary
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With stellar ocean views of one of the Northeast's most gorgeous beaches, The Tides Beach Club offers a high-end yet casual beach style resort with terrific dining, an vibrant cocktail bar and exceptional beach amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Tides Beach Club

Address: 254 Kings Hwy, Goose Rocks Beach, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-7262 (Formerly Tides Inn By-The-Sea)
Region: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunkport
Price Range: €212 - €589 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Tides Beach Club 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Spend a little extra for a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles tgoodrich66, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“rooms with view to the ocean is better but the room without view is also very nice and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles fourbeck13, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Suites are large and offer great views. If you are worried about noise select a higher floor.”
 of 5 bubbles CMoran12_12, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveRogers73, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the largest room possible as most of them are tiny. I enjoyed a queen bed with an Ocean view and stayed 3 nights.”
 of 5 bubbles Magictravelnow, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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