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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second time my wife and I stayed at the Marathon Inn. We absolutely love the charm and comfort of this place. It's like sleeping at Gramma's house. We have the best sleeps. The staff is fantastic and friendly. They make you feel like part of the family. They treat you like they've known you their entire lives....

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

If you like old buildings with crooked floors, lots of character, and rooms without TVs, as we do, the Marathon will be right up your alley. Great staff, lots of common space. I'm a writer and this place was great for me.

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I was the tour coordinator for a group of 21 lighthouse enthusiasts that stayed here for 3 nights at the end of the season in late September. You couldn't ask for better hospitality! The group check-in was extremely easy, they helped us get luggage to everyone's rooms, the meals we had were delicious and very generous - dinners and breakfasts...

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London, Canada
Reviewed 10 November 2016

We stayed at the Marathon for 1 night in August. The location is great - just off the ferry in North Head. The rooms had lots of character - just be prepared that is isn't super luxurious. Beds were comfortable and clean. Some noise in the annex at times due to creaky floors but the common rooms were handy (kitchen...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

The staff were friendly and the room was spacious; however, we did find the room rather worn out. The carpet was quite dirty and stained. The beds, towels and other items in the room had also seen better days. With a bit of refreshing, it would be much more comfortable. It certainly wasn't a terrible stay, but definitely "average". On...

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

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Saint John, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2016

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 August 2016

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  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Marathon Inn is everything you would expect of a hotel originally built over a century ago by a retired sea captain. The Inn has been well maintained over the years and has recently been refurbished. It still retains the charm and leisurely living of another age. Antiques and period decor complement the mood. You will be welcomed and served with gracious hospitality during your stay. The rooms are sun-clean and inviting with private bath. Many of them overlook the harbour. We offer a licensed bar and there is also a solar-heated swimming pool. We now offer High Speed wireless Internet Access. Marathon Inn is Grand Manan Island's Elderhostel/Road Scholar destination. At the Marathon Inn, your comfort and enjoyment is our first concern and your vacation on this enchanting island in Atlantic Canada will long leave fond memories with you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marathon Inn

Address: Marathon Lane, North Head, New Brunswick E5G 3A4, Canada
Region: Canada > New Brunswick > Grand Manan > North Head
Price Range: £58 - £80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marathon Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Room 4, good bed. Also quieter.”
francesjane2015, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 is great!”
signindoc, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If possible to get one, try to choose a room overlooking the harbour...the view is wonderful”
pnotnr, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No elevators, first floor rooms sometimes noisy. Some rooms lack showers, others lack baths.”
H8494XGjeans, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our 3rd floor room had spotty wifi. Maybe ask which rooms get best signal if it's a concern to you.”
BugsyAndBoomer, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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