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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Arriving late in the evening after dinner with relatives in Brunswick, we were warmly welcomed at the Inn. We traveled with another couple and both of our rooms were lovely. Sparklingly clean and well appointed, with comfy beds and very nice beddings, the Inn has lovely common rooms to enjoy. Our bathroom was well set up and had space for...

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Billings, Montana
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is a beautifully maintained historic home with several welcoming sitting rooms and they provide lots of pamphlets on local attractions, including local menus. The price is reasonable for Bath, though expensive. Breakfast was delicious, and I felt pampered here. We did not have much interaction with the hosts.

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our B&B - it is truly appreciated. We are sorry that, at times, we do not get to interact more with our guests but happy that you still felt pampered and enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 11 October 2016

We stayed in this well cared for home for two nights. Our suite was excellent for relaxing and reading on the second afternoon when it was rainy and we decided to come back to the b&b to get out of the rain. Our hosts were very nice and their breakfasts were superb!

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

Thank you so much - we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that the Garden Suite was a relaxing refuge from the rain! Next time we will try to order some drier weather for you.

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Having spent one week touring New England, this was my favorite B and B! The hostess was super nice and the property is beautifully furnished and maintained, spotlessly clean and has relaxing color schemes and spacious rooms. The common areas are also very welcoming. Breakfast is at shared tables, which allowed us exchange travel stories with other guests . The...

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

Glad that we landed at the top of your B&B list! Thank you for the review and choosing to stay with us on your trip. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 3 October 2016

Our room was beautiful and it was a very peaceful stay. The owners were very accommodating and the food was outstanding. The only issue was that the house was loud and woke us up early in the morning - every time someone was on the stairs, ran the water, etc. so we were up by 6 every morning.

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about the early wake up each morning - this is the first time anyone has told us about this experience. Yes, old house and thin walls but we will still look into some options for lessening the noise on the stairs, etc. We are glad you enjoyed the rest of your stay and our...

New York State
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We stayed here for one night on a "Lobster Crawl" through New England. Our room and sitting room were very nice. The hosts were very friendly and warm and the breakfast was outstanding. The parking is easy and convenient and the street was a very quiet one. The reason for 4 instead of 5 stars is the internet. It was...

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our B&B. The WiFi connection is an ongoing issue that we continue to work on to improve for our guests. Your room, and especially the private sitting room, is proving to be difficult getting a strong, stable signal. We will continue to work on this and in the meantime do...

Reviewed 11 September 2016

Stayed 2 nights over Labor Day weekend. This BnB has wonderful New England decor, tastefully done and very up-to-date (unlike some BnBs that feel overly floral like your grandmother's home). Comfortable beds and quality hairdryer in the room. Amy even left makeup remover wipes in the bathroom. The highlight was the breakfast - stuffed croissant french toast with homemade sausages...

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our B&B - it is greatly appreciated. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and the homemade breakfast.

Woodstown, New Jersey
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The Inn is in a residential neighborhood about 5 minutes from downtown Bath. Nicely furnished, large rooms, beautiful garden and patio. Rooms a re aid conditioned, but common rooms are not. Normally not an issue, however when you hit one of the 10 days in the year when the temperature hits 90.... Yummy breakfasts feature a homemade baked goods followed...

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and yes, if you are in Maine on those 10 days a year when it is hot and humid it can be tough. Luckily it never last long!

Mass.
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My wife and I stayed here for one night last week in the Garden suite/ Very spacious with 2 rooms. Nice up to date bath. Owners (Amy) were very nice and Amy is also a great cook, breakfast was delicious. Quiet back patio to relax on in nice weather. Only problem was the lack of a good wifi system. We...

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packardhouse, Owner at Benjamin F. Packard House, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Yes, the WiFi has been an issue in this old house with lots of walls and horsehair plaster. We are constantly working on new devices to help the signal reach the farthest rooms. Thank you for taking the time to give us a review - it is really appreciated.

Danville, California
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We only were able to spend one night in this beautiful and well kept B and B. Amy and Mark are perfect hosts and Lupi was a special greeter. We stayed in the Down Easter Room. The bed is high and very comfortable. The room is very cute and just right in size. We loved the large, soft bath towels...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our beautiful 18th century shipbuilder's home is ideally located in the heart of Bath's historic district with easy access to downtown shopping and restaurants. Relax in front of the fire in the gathering room, curl up with a good book in the library or enjoy complimentary afternoon tea in the garden. The Benjamin F. Packard House is your premier port for gracious hospitality, extreme relaxation and unsurpassed service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Benjamin F. Packard House

Address: 45 Pearl St, Bath, ME 04530-2746
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Bath
Price Range: £119 - £137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Good location as a 'base' for exploring Maine. Not much happening in the town of Bath though.”
 of 5 bubbles O9094TPcherylk, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Suite has a pullout couch if you are a family of three.”
 of 5 bubbles 700christinan, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Packard room is spacious and has a nice large bath with double vanity”
 of 5 bubbles mikencarol, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Garden suite was very spacious (bedroom and sitting room)”
 of 5 bubbles garv48, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Call the innkeeper and talk about the different amenities. I's a B&B and all the rooms have their own personalities.”
 of 5 bubbles robertbK5973SD, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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