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The Island Inn

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 July 2013

The Island Inn is in the perfect location for a Monhegan stay. The staff could not be more accommodating. We stayed here in July 2013, during a heat wave. In postage stamp, I mean Room 12, the window has about 1/4 screen. And when the lights were on, tiny black bugs would swarm in and land on everything. The room...

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Reviewed 17 July 2013

Stayed once again at the Island Inn . The rooms are slightly better maintained, comforters and linens better than previous years. The place is cleaner. It is simple and comfortable on a beautiful quiet island. Public spaces to hang around are simple and nice. Staff is eager and helpful. Breakfast is included and, sadly gone down hill. What happened to...

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westport
Reviewed 17 July 2013

The rooms are small and sparse. The bathrooms are spartan. The floors and doors are thin. There is no pool, no gym, no service to speak of, luggage is loaded summarily into a pickup truck, and the prices are as high as the Four Seasons in Boston. So why do I love the place? Oh my god, that view and...

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Reviewed 14 July 2013

This inn is very special. The views are amazing. We found it to be very clean and quiet. We enjoyed delicious meals at the inn. We had a king corner room. It was quite small and very warm. I do wish they had real screens so we could at least open the windows high.

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Washington, Dc
Reviewed 9 July 2013

Our first choice place to stay on Monhegan and now that the bedrooms and bathrooms have been upgraded it is much less of a Spartan experience than it was many years ago. Rooms are still mostly small and modest, but very clean and well cared for. Choose between the front rooms facing the water (more expensive, of course), a "meadow...

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Mishawaka, Indiana
Reviewed 5 July 2013

The room was a bit undersize, but very clean. The only "drawback" was I hit my head on the angled wall (we were on the third floor). Place is very busy during the peak season. The staff was very helpful and accommodating. The restaurant breakfast was awesome and the other meals we shared at the Island Inn was outstanding. The...

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cape cod
Reviewed 4 July 2013

I have visited this old Inn a number of times over the years and have always enjoyed my stay. The staff are unfailingly helpful and pleasant, and the mgr. seems to be there almost all the time to ensure that everything is going smoothly. The rooms are modest but very clean. I have sometimes stayed in a room that has...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 June 2013

This was probably the 6th or 7th trip to Monhegan and the Island Inn. The staff is returns year after year and are always welcoming and friendly. The rooms are very clean and comfortable, although some are small. If you are looking for a resort atmosphere, don't even think about going to Monhegan! The island is simple, small, rustic, and...

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Brunswick, Maine, United States
Reviewed 21 June 2013

This was my first time staying over on Monhegan. A friend had chosen the Inn and we were not disappointed. The room we rented was twin meadows. No air conditioner but with the window open it was cool and comfortable during our stay. The staff all throughout the inn were all wonderful, helpful, knowledgeable about everything going on, what to...

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Newburyport, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 June 2013

This Inn (and Island) is like going back to a simpler place in time. In this fast paced world we live in, staying at the Island Inn is heaven on earth. Don't expect late nights and party time. This place is for wonderful forest walks, sitting on rocky cliffs, bird and seal watching, meeting great people and just getting back...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Island Inn sits atop a bluff looking west over Monhegan harbor toward the ocean and in the evening it provides a perfect location to view the dramatic sunsets and the magnificent colors that accompany them. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Island Inn

Address: 10 Ocean Avenue, Monhegan Island, ME 04852
Region: United States > Maine > Monhegan Island
Price Range: £150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
The Island Hotel Monhegan
The Island Inn Monhegan Island, Maine
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a room that overlooks the boat dock”
jgl2017, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“not all rooms have private baths ... website is clear on this.”
  • Moonrise over Monhegan and Manana
  • View from the headlands of Monhegan
roberta115, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have private bathrooms...others share”
billsS8041ZH, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the ocean would seem more desirable to me.”
ljo769, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms are on floor 3.”
getaround28970, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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