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“great location, average lodging.” 3 of 5 bubbles
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Terrace by the Sea
Ranked #20 of 36 Hotels in Ogunquit
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munkysmum
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67 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“great location, average lodging.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2011

beautiful location, pretty gardens, nice porch for breakfast. unfortunately the room smelled very strongly of cleaning supplies, a smell which never faded during our stay. you could smell it from the parking lot. the room was clean and the bed was comfortable, but the smell made it difficult to spend any time there. not relaxing. Breakfast was mediocre. The price was high for what we got.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Grafton, MA
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126 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2011

My family and I stayed in the Court Motel building for a weekend in September. As the title says it exceeded our expectations. The room was immaculately clean. We heard nothing from any neighbors even though the hotel was full. The location cannot be beat with easy access to both the town and the beach. The Marginal Way is short walk from the hotel. Although the court motel has no water views the main hotel grounds have a great view of the beach. A continental breakfast is provided. We will be back on our next visit to Ogunquit.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank GraftonTraveler24
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Rensselaerville, NY
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2011

This was our 10th visit to the Terrace, and each year we enjoy the location, the view and, most of all thewelcoming and attentive service... from check-in with Darlene to check-out- with Sergio waving good-bye. The delightful breakfasts on the porch overlooking the ocean are unique for the views, the multi-lingual conversations and the relaxed, friendly atmoshere of guests and staff.Under the watchful eye of Pam, housekeeping keeps everything spic and span - and timely. The walk to town, to the marginal way and to the ocean , or just sitting on the lowered edged lawn overlooking the sea (our favorite) , we wait all winter for our next visit. Lynda Blankenship, Rensselaerville, NY

Room Tip: We prefer the motel rooms with porch and the ocean view
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  • Stayed June 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Lynda B
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Heemstede, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2011

This was the most expensive room we stayed in during our three week trip trough Maine and New Hamshire (we paid 350 usd for the room per night). It was average at best and certainly not worth the money. The room is basic and so is breakfast. Location is okay and this seems to be the main reason for charging this much. Will not return.

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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Amherst, New Hampshire
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2011

My husband and I are older and and our side room #121 is at the ground level (no stairs) and was right next to the pool. It was perfect for us to walk to breakfast on the inn's porch, our car, the beautiful lawn with flowers and views of the ocean. The room had newer decorations, very spacious, had a larger than usual refrigerator and a full size tub with shower. We had plenty to eat at breakfast with fresh fruit, granola, yogurt and we ate out on the main inn porch with a gorgeous view of the ocean. Just spectacular! We went swimming in the very clean pool, surrounded by beautiful flowers and sat in the nice chaise loungers. The ocean, marginal way, shops, restaurants and trolley are a short walk. This place is a little piece of heaven and we keep coming back!

Room Tip: Ask for a "side" room and you can park right next to your car and the pool.
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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank LadybugNH
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Additional Information about Terrace by the Sea

Property: Terrace by the Sea
Address: 23 Wharf Lane, Ogunquit, ME 03907
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Region: United States > Maine > Ogunquit
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Ogunquit
#17 Romantic Hotel in Ogunquit
#25 Family Hotel in Ogunquit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): €€
Number of rooms: 61
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located just a walk away from Ogunquit's beautiful beach, fine dining and shopping, the Terrace By The Sea is a perfect location to fully enjoy the heart of Ogunquit and what our town has to offer. Six buildings, three offering gorgeous oceanfront rooms, an extended continental breakfast, complimentary high-speed internet, heated outdoor pool, and much more. Come enjoy oceanfront accommodations from our point of view. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
Terrace By The Sea Hotel Ogunquit
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