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Village by the Sea

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Essex Junction
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was the first time for us to stay at Village by the Sea, it will not be the last. We had a great 2 bedroom unit. We lucked out with the weather. The location is great for us that enjoy going to southern Maine. The unit was very clean and the staff very friendly. Looking forward to our next...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My sister and I stayed here overnight as a halfway point on our shopping trip. I think the thing that is best thing about this place is the value. We had a two bedroom apartment and it was very clean. The beds were comfortable and there was a very nice view of the salt marshes. It's stated that it was...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel! I stay here frequently and always enjoy it. Be careful when selecting rooms as some are far better than others. Overall great place for family and friends. Really close to the beach and shopping centers.

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New Hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Have been staying here for years for our off-season vacation weekends and have never even had the slightest issue with anything here! Great place to stay! Always courteous at the front desk, all staff we have encountered were always kind and helpful!

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Chelmsford
Reviewed 1 week ago

Village By The Sea is our first choice when staying overnight or for a week. Make sure you ask for a view overlooking the marsh with a charming row of beach cottages in the background and the Atlantic Ocean behind that! Very homey and you will save lots of money by cooking a few meals in the modern kitchen with...

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Sherbooke, QC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked last minute at VBTS for a quick get away. Their off season deals can't be beat, for a full condo. We really enjoy being able to come 'home' after a day of sightseeing, shopping, etc...where we can relax and be comfortable.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect weekend getaway - and kids were entertained! Condo in building 1 was huge - we couldve slept 12! --and well equipped with coffee, laundry room, 2 bathrooms - tons of space for everyone. Even in winter- the deck at sunrise was the perfect spot for our first cup of coffee! Indoor pool and jacuzzi was major hit with kids...

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VBTS, Manager at Village by the Sea, responded to this review

Hello Shannon, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your most recent weekend getaway. The Village is a fantastic spot when traveling with kids. From the size of our units to the indoor pool and game room there is certainly something for everyone. Have a great day and we look forward to your...

Norwalk, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The office is VERY accommodating and ALL employees are wonderful! They no longer do daily housekeeping and that is just fine! You can pickup ANYTHNG you need on your way by the office! We have been having family reunions her for years and Village By The Sea has been consistent! The never disappoint!

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VBTS, Manager at Village by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that our accommodations are home to your family reunions. Over the years we have certainly found an increase in the number of families that are hosting their family gatherings here at the Village. With up to 8 units per tower it makes for fun family times when you can rent...

Tribes Hill, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I vacation and visit family in Maine quite often. We return to VBTS time and time again due to the great value and service. Condos vary greatly, we've sataywd in several. Each are clean and tastefully decorated. Some have every comfort of home already there like a fully stocked kitchen. My family loves to leave messages and...

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VBTS, Manager at Village by the Sea, responded to this review

Great review, thank you for your post. Maine is truly a treasure and we are happy that you found us here in Wells. The unit owners truly enjoy the notes that are left by the families that occupy their units. It gives insight into what guests like and need as well as how they spend their time when visiting the...

Rumford, Rhode Island
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good value for large accomodations; each unit unique. stairways and bottom hall needed vaccuming. have stayed here many times. in a central location with restaurants nearby. good access to a computer. quiet and clean.

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VBTS, Manager at Village by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We apologize for your negative experience regarding the stairways however; it is through receiving reviews such as yours that help us to improve. Have a wonderful day and we hope to see you back soon! Jill R.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All Suite Resort Hotel. Condominium resort hotel featuring spacious 1 and 2 bedroom condominium suites. Indoor heated pool, hot tub, fitness center, game room, seasonal outdoor pool, gas grills, Bocce ball court and basketball court. Situated on 11 acres bordering the Rachel Carson Wildlife Preserve and tidal salt marsh near Wells Beach. Great location between the popular tourist towns of Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. All units with living room, dining room, and fully equipped kitchen. Wedding and Meeting facility with a variety of meeting spaces including Maine Ballroom and intimate Kennebunk Board Room, for inviting events by the sea. Free Wireless Internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Village by the Sea

Address: Route 1 South, 1373 Post Road, PO Box 1107, Wells, ME 04090
Region: United States > Maine > Wells
Price Range: €91 - €263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Village by the Sea 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Village By The Sea Hotel Wells
Village By The Sea Wells, Maine
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Wells
#3 Family Hotel in Wells
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“ I recommend an upper floor if you are traveling without children. That way you do not have anyone over your head. Unfortunately some guests are not considerate of that and stomp around! Not the properties fault!”
 of 5 bubbles ClubspeidC, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I liked having another television in the bedroom for those times when our viewing preferences differed.”
 of 5 bubbles 919normam, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Depending on how long we stay or if its just the weekend we don;t get room service”
 of 5 bubbles robynp467, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Bottom level has the best prices.”
 of 5 bubbles 43darylb, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Put battery in clock on wall in living room.”
 of 5 bubbles I2258CYjohnb, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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