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Samoset Resort On The Ocean

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

You cannot beat the location and views at the Samoset. It also seems like a terrific resort with golf, tennis, swimming and many outdoor activities including a nearly mile long walk along a granite breakwater to a picturesque lighthouse. But I have to say, our...More

Thank CaraMHutchins
Response from Connie R, General Manager at Samoset Resort On The OceanResponded 29 June 2016

Dear CaraMHutchins, Location, location, location! Thank you for your insightful review of your stay at the Samoset. It sounds as if you enjoyed the golf course, our heated outdoor pool overlooking the ocean, and playing tennis. I do apologize we did not have a better...More

Reviewed 21 June 2016

we had our daughter's wedding their and i can't tell you how much you made our special day the most perfect experience we could ever imagine, The staff , the food etc.. Second to none.We are repeat customers of this resort Because their is so...More

Thank Joe G
Response from Connie R, General Manager at Samoset Resort On The OceanResponded 29 June 2016

Dear Joe G, Weddings at the Samoset are a very special event. Thank you for choosing us as the venue for your daughter’s important day. We value your choosing to be repeat guests with us and hope the fun can continue in the years to...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016

We stayed at the Samoset, in the Flume Cottage, for our 25th wedding anniversary trip. The cottage is incredible! Sits out on a rock foundation on the shore of Penobscot Bay. The views are amazing. We saw seals, lobster-men and -women picking up their daily...More

Thank StChasPartyOf4
Response from Connie R, General Manager at Samoset Resort On The OceanResponded 29 June 2016

Dear StChasPartyOf4, Our spacious two bedroom, two bath Flume Cottage situated “on the rocks” is a wonderful spot to celebrate special occasions such as 25th wedding anniversaries. Congratulations to you both on such a wonderful event. Your review and the details you provided is an...More

Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Jessica was extremely friendly, fun and offered so many suggestions on things to do and places to go. Jessica was spot on in suggesting activities she knew we would enjoy and really enhanced our experience at Samoset and in Maine. She is a credit to...More

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Response from Connie R, General Manager at Samoset Resort On The OceanResponded 29 June 2016

Dear 480pomegranite, Thank you so much for your review of Jessica’s outstanding customer service during your stay at the Samoset. She, like many of our staff, have grown up and lived in our area so can personally recommend all the well-known (and some out-of-the-way) fun...More

Reviewed 16 June 2016

We just spent two wonderful nights at the Samoset. The accommodations, staff, and food were excellent. Special thanks to Linde Schwartz and Thaxter Trafton for making our stay memorable! Amazing place!More

Thank katiesma
Response from Connie R, General Manager at Samoset Resort On The OceanResponded 29 June 2016

Dear katiesma, Happy first anniversary! Thank you so much for choosing to celebrate such a special occasion at the Samoset. I will be sure to share your comments with Linde and Thaxter. We’re looking forward to welcoming you back for your second anniversary, too. With...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Hot Tub
Golf course
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Heated pool
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US$152 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Rockport
#1 Business Hotel in Rockport
#4 Romantic Hotel in Rockport
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$152 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Rockport
#1 Business Hotel in Rockport
#4 Romantic Hotel in Rockport
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Response from Denise H | Reviewed this property |
we did not stay in timeshare unit so can't answer that, sorry.
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Response from Theresa S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the bathroom is in the common area not through the bedroom.
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Renee R
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Response from Jeff P | Reviewed this property |
The Samoset is on the ocean and a long way from Maine's ski mountains. I would look for lodging close to Sunday River or Sugarloaf, which are the biggest ski areas in Maine, or one close to the mountain you will be skiing.
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