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The Skylark Beach Inn

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

A working vacation for me but a much enjoyed relaxing vacation for my husband and friends for this two week trip. Previous years we had only stayed one week but we always left wishing we didn't have to go. This year, we decided to stay for two weeks and that's exactly what the doctor ordered. Imagine sitting at your dining...

1Thank Linda G
Easthampton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived on the August 27 departed on the 6th of September. First time staying here. Loved the fact they are right on the beach and have assigned parking spaces. Very satisfied with the room. There are a few things that could be different. Wishing smoking on the walkways in front of rooms could be moved. It prevents those who don't...

1Thank scblanch
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Seems we got the room directly under the party suite! No working phone in room so couldn't even call anyone. No manager or owner on site. Rooms clean but definitely in need of renovations. No extras such as shampoo, coffee, ice, the basics you'd expect to have.

Thank tnicholson6313
South Portland, Maine
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We have been staying at the Skylark for 6 years now and highly recommend the place. This is the only place on the beach that has its own private grassy overlook of the ocean as well as grills and sitting areas as well. The rooms all have ocean views and are equipped with their own fridges. We have met so...

2Thank jerry w
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The room was a tomb. Absolutely,no view . The view is small alley parking lot and an elevated two foot wide cement walkway. On the walkway there is a faded plastic type chair. In it people sit and smoke right at your door. Literally, right at your door. There sits the air conditioner to your room that draws the smoke....

Thank Pamela N
Skylark Beach I, Owner at The Skylark Beach Inn, responded to this review

Pam, We are sorry to read here that you did not enjoy your stay with us. I won't address all of your comments but a few of them: The manager had met with you in your room when you complained that the room was too dark. The manager suggested that you open your curtains to let the light in. You...

Reviewed 15 June 2016

The Skylark Beach Inn is the true meaning of the word..vacation. We found it to be very relaxing and laid back. Everyone was so kind, Dave, Marie and also the housekeeping staff all went out of their way to make sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed. We especially want to say kudos to Marie, she is an...

2Thank rlg8285
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I've found this to be one of the friendliest, quiet family Inns in Old Orchard Beach. Very clean rooms with very helpful staff. Right on the beach and so close (but not too close) to the hopping downtown shops and amusement park. Highly recommend staying here 👍🏻

2Thank Marie M
Beekmantown, New York
Reviewed 10 February 2016

My wife and I go to Maine every year and enjoy ourselves largley due to our stay at The Skylark Inn. The owners...Donna and Roger are wonderful people who want your stay to be great...one example is our TV would not work, we called Roger well past 10pm and he just brought a new TV plugged it in and we...

2Thank Joe H
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

The Skylark should sell at shirt that reads: "I survived a night at the Skylark!" We arrived at 3pm after a four hr drive from Bar Harbor went to check in and the office was closed! There is no ice machine but ice to purchase like the gas station. Office closes every night until morning. Very old establishment. No faucets...

Thank Seabri71
Skylark Beach I, Owner at The Skylark Beach Inn, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are very sorry to hear about your displeasure with your stay at our Inn. Yes you are right that our office is open for check- ins during limited hours. Your confirmation states in red writing that check in time is from 2pm - 6pm daily, and to please call to make arrangements for a later check-in. It...

Colchester, Connecticut
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Our family enjoyed another wonderful vacation in Maine this summer. We have stayed at The Skylark Beach Inn every summer for many years, and can advise that the rooms and the grounds are clean and well cared for, the staff very helpful addressing any concerns, and the beach beautiful and very accessible. Due to some health concerns, our family appreciates...

1Thank MES33Laura
Skylark Beach I, Owner at The Skylark Beach Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your vacation, and we look forward to seeing you and your family next year! Very best

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Skylark Beach Inn

Address: 2 Brown St, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064-2807
Region: United States > Maine > Old Orchard Beach
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
The Skylark Beach Inn Old Orchard Beach, Maine
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“Bright & Sunny rooms with large picture windows. AC for those hot days, Cool nights with windows that open to the oceans breeze”
 of 5 bubbles lindagG4682ZO, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“For the price, not bad, except for the partying going on in upstairs rooms”
 of 5 bubbles tnicholson6313, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean front is the way to go”
 of 5 bubbles rlg8285, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The oceanfront rooms are best by far.”
 of 5 bubbles ntucker3, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“All are great”
 of 5 bubbles luvnNH, 29 Dec 2014 | Read review
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