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Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 July 2016

My wife and I are current guest at the Black Latern B & B and are really enjoying our trip. Staying at the Inn for 3 nights and love the room and the service that Tom & Judy provide. The view overlooking the river is awesome. They do all possible to make your visit a memorable event. Also the breakfast...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and thanks for the positive comments. We enjoyed meeting you. Please consider a return visit. Tom

Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Stayed here for one night on the way to NYC and had an excellent experience. The room was spotless and the hosts attentive without being overbearing. The home itself is full of nice antique furniture and interesting pieces. Easy to recommend!

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libertyville, United States
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent B&B with very creative breakfasts. Set on the river with a beautiful view, we had to pause daily in the comfortable lawn chairs and enjoy the soaring eagles nearby. They have a few hens so really fresh eggs were a treat. The building is beautifully decorated and every corner seems to have a new antique that is fascinating. In...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind (and positive) review. We enjoyed hosting you and your friends and are glad that you found our suggestions useful. We look forward to having you stay with us again in the future. Tom

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We spent one night at the Black Lantern B&B. The accommodations were beautiful and the breakfast was delicious. We took a bottle of wine down to the river and enjoyed the scenery. Then we walked to a local brew pub for dinner. Just right! But most of all, we enjoyed the charm and hospitality of our hosts, Tom and Judy....

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Dear Ruth Ann, Thanks for the kind words. We enjoyed hosting you. We are pleased that you took advantage of the lawn furniture and relaxed outside with our great Maine weather. Tom

Falcon, Colorado
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This is the place to stay in Topsham. The house is on the river and has a great view—very peaceful. The living room has big-cushion couches perfect for reading. The host was very accommodating. For breakfast, he made us omelets and Dutch-babies. He made one of them with gluten-free flour. It was tender and delicious topped with strawberries and Maine...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thank you for the very kind review. We are pleased that you found our B & B comfortable. We like to see guests making themselves at home, curling up on the couch or one of the easy chairs with a book. Toward that end we have lamps adjacent to every chair and on both side of the beds. Please consider...

Reviewed 7 June 2016

Rooms were pleasantly appointed. I liked my old fashion sink. Room was Stocked with soap, towels, glasses ,clothes hangers Kleenex and of course towels and wash clothes. The bed was the best parts as it was huge with a great mattress. Stairs were steep but this 78 yr managed them. Of special note is the 5 course delicious breakfasts provided...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We enjoyed having you and your family as guests and hope that you will stay with us again on your next visit to Maine.

Jupiter
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Black Lantern B&B in Topsham as part of a three week car trip touring Coastal Maine in April 2016. Tom and Judy were wonderful hosts. Our room was very comfortable and very clean. The view of the river was an added bonus. Located close to downtown Brunswick and Bowdoin College. A short drive to Freeport, LL...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments. We enjoyed meeting you and having you stay with us. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to Maine - The Way Life Should Be! Tom

Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 29 October 2015

The rooms are up rather steep stairs. Our room faced the street. It was well appointed,comfortable, and quiet. The bathroom in our room contained a shower and the toilet. The sink was in the bedroom. The breakfasts were wonderful. The hosts were very friendly, welcoming, and experienced. We look forward to a return visit.

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Texas
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Poor Tom, we were running late out of Boston traffic and he was gracious enough to stay up for us. We had traveled all the way from the Azores, up through the traffic out of Boston and made it to the Black Lantern by 10:00pm, dead tired and fussy. Tom and Judy provided us with a terrific room and a...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. We enjoyed meeting you both. Glad we were able to make you feel comfortable and welcome.

Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Tom and Judy are wonderful hosts. This is our fifth or sixth stay at the Black Lantern and we are always pleased. The accomodations and breakfast are always top notch. Topsham is a convenient location for us when we are traveling to other areas in Maine or eastern Canada.

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for your very nice review comments. We enjoy catching up with the doings of our repeat guests (who have also become our friends). Tom

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Lantern B&B an 1860 circa home located in the historic district of Tosham, has 3 bedrooms, all with queen-size beds and baths in the rooms. Two of the rooms have water views, the third has a gas fireplace. Rates include a full breakfast at a time of the guests' choosing between 7 and 9 AM. Walk to the many fine restaurants in Brunswick, less than 2 miles to Bowdoin College, 10 minutes to LL Bean and the shops in Freeport. No minimum stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Lantern B & B

Address: 57 Elm St, Topsham, ME 04086-1497
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Topsham
Price Range: €127 - €143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Black Lantern B & B 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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