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Captain A. V. Nickels Inn

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“port of call”(6 reviews)
“gracious hosts”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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All reviewsgourmet breakfastport of callgracious hostsb bwonderful experiencebed and breakfastthree coursesfeel right at homeother guestsmaine coastlate afternooncould not have been moreeach morningevery eveningexceeded our expectationsgreat glass of winecocktail hour
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

I spent ten days at the Captain A.V. Nickels Inn the end of September, part of a group of 15 friends. It was such a memorable experience. I’ve been to Maine many times, but this is the first trip where I’ve stayed in such a...More

Thank Wandrae
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. As I've already said to a number of those in your group, it was a real pleasure/delight to have you all here. You are so lucky to have such a marvelous group of...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Our late arrival last year and awakening to the most beautiful inn on the waterfront, amazing gourmet breakfast and gracious hosts, Brenda and Mike Liston, left us with with a sincere desire to return this fall for a much longer stay. 14 friends joined me...More

Thank donnajackson_10
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 11 October 2017

It is always a treat to have wonderful guests who appreciate what we have created. Last year when you said you would return, we were delighted to think that you wanted to spend more time with us. This year was an absolute delight to meet...More

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I was with a large group of friends, 15 in all. We booked the entire Inn for 10 days. It was my favorite place I’ve stayed. Mike and Brenda are the best Inn keepers ever. Not only did we have the best 3 course breakfast...More

Thank Marjorie51
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 16 October 2017

We had an equally wonderful time hosting you and your group of friends....from the time you all came down forlaughing and talking at breakfast to when you retired after wine and cheese....you were a joy to observe. What a wonderful group you all were! Everyone...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

The Captain AV Nichols Inn is a beauty; both inside and out. It is a shining jewel of an inn on the crowning, craggy coast of Maine. My daughter and I stayed there for two nights in October and we were amazed and delighted by...More

Thank Linmes
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you so much for this beautifully written review. Of course, we appreciate your glowing remarks, but are also very happy that it sounds like we achieved our goal of "creating a memory" for you and your daughter. Hope to see you again in upcoming...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is the most beautiful and luxurious home I've ever stayed in. We were a group of 15 women gathered to celebrate our 30+ year friendship. Brenda and Mike welcomed us with a great glass of wine from their wine collection. Breakfast for 10 days...More

Thank AbileneTexasDenna
Response from nickelsinnkeeper, Owner at Captain A. V. Nickels InnResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for such a lovely review. Of course, we also enjoyed your group. Each of you added such unique personalities to our memories in this house. It was wonderful to get to know you each. We loved every moment of your time...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$183 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$183 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Xiao T
30 June 2017|
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Response from nickelsinnkeeper | Property representative |
No, there is no laundry facilities for guests. There is a laundromat in town (about 500 yards from the Inn). Brenda
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DONALD L
14 August 2016|
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Response from nickelsinnkeeper | Property representative |
Hi, Gift cards can be obtained by calling me directly at the Inn: 207 548-1104. Thanks for asking, Brenda
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"The Captain’s Suite and Havana Suite have 2nd & 3rd Floor balconies overlooking the waterfront. Check the..."
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"Two large rooms facing the water are probadly the finest rooms."
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"We stayed in Port of Call Havana. It a nice balcony with beautiful views of the Maine coast."
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"The Captains and Havana Rooms have the best views."
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