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Royal Anchor Resort

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Brookfield, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Just spent a few days at Royal Anchor Resort at the end of September. I can't think of a better place to spend your vacation in Old Orchard Beach. The rooms are large, immaculate and comfortable. The pool is also well maintained and heated to a very comfortable temperature at all times. The morning continental breakfast has a very nice... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Annual trip to OOB for relaxation and fun. Clean rooms, attentive staff and lots of fun. Recommend a stay here any time of the season. Continental breakfast is included. Heated pool, private balcony, lots of outdoor tables to hang out as well as beach loungers for a small fee, free loaner bocce, tennis, volleyball and toss game. Always stay at... More 

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RoyalAnchor, General Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Colette6 Thank you for your thoughtful write-up. I'm always elated to hear that we have completed our goal of providing all guests with a clean, fun, and comfortable vacation - no matter what time of year! Hope to see you again next year! Warm Regards, Mike Williams Manager More 

Montville, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Never felt so compelled to write a review but felt the need to advise those traveling with young kids or wishing to have a comfortable sleep for that matter. Location is nice, beach access a definite plus. Staff all lovely - during the day, when they are around. Agree with previous reviewer about unattended beach chair rentals and snack shop.... More 

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RoyalAnchor, Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Hello LucyRadvisor I will apologize again for the noise. When you pay to stay at our resort your family should be treated to a fun beach vacation and that includes getting good night's sleep. I really do wish that you had called the number that was provided in the room that goes directly to the owners, that one night you... More 

Barnstead, NH
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19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Loved the location and the staff. Rooms were clean and comfortable. The only Con I could come up with is that they do not have a/c in the rooms. However the ocean breeze was nice. I highly recommend this resort to everyone. Cant wait to go back.

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RoyalAnchor, Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Jennifer Thank you for taking the time to give us this nice write-up. I would agree with you that our location is beautiful and our staff is amazing! It is worth noting that we do have 4 rooms with a/c - they are the rooms that do not have a view. So if a/c is preferred that may be an... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stay here every year and absolutely love it!! It's perfect with the beach and the pool. We walk to town it's a mile away. The help is so great here and look forward to seeing them every year... The rooms are a good size. They have a refrigerator in the room and a Continental breakfast.

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RoyalAnchor, Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ccurtis4 Thank you so much for your kind words and for choosing us year after year. Its always such a delight to host you and your family. I hope your fall and winter are as bright and warm as this summer has been! See you in the spring, Mike Williams Manager More 

Kinnelon, New Jersey
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing like I expected. Has taken me few days to recover from the nightmare to be able post a review. Stayed 3 nights went to Maine pick up my son from camp. We made this a wknd getaway First 2 nights were in what was supposed to be ocean front then had switch to another room for the 3rd night... More 

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RoyalAnchor, Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Hello Maja R: I am sorry you did not enjoy your recent stay with us. Cleary we just plain missed the mark with you. Our staff works tirelessly to provide our guests with a fun and clean vacation so when we hear that we did not fulfill someone's expectations we take it seriously. From 48 years in the industry we... More 

Medway, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I have never stayed in Old Orchard before. Just went for a visit. My son in law booked the room. What a great surprise. We stayed in room 207. Great location. Large balcony, beautiful, clean grounds. Pool was heated and very clean. Beach handy nice chairs on beach. Food area was clean, freshly painted. Breakfast was very good, something for... More 

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South Barre, Vermont
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016

My Wife and I have been repeat quests at the Royal Anchor for years. The resort is clean, quiet and right on the beach. The owners and staff are friendly and helpful and it seems they are constantly updating the place. Very clean accommodations. There is public transportation available which takes you down to the Pier to enjoy the hustle... More 

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RoyalAnchor, Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Hello William: Thank you very much for your wonderful write-up! We sincerely enjoy having you stay with us year after year. Many guests agree that the trolley is such a terrific mode of transportation - nothing beats not having to drive or pay to park the car! Also our staff would completely agree the relaxing nights on our property are... More 

Berlin, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We had a nice stay. Our two children enjoyed the tennis, basketball and swimming. The rooms were nicely kept, and they offered a nice continental breakfast. The location is fabulous, right on the beach. It was lovely.

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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

yes... been here 8 years---every year... away from the noise and action.... but only about 2 miles and $5.00 for parking to walk around -----my wife and I enjoy the Royal Anchor each year and NEVER had a problem----the rooms are nicely beachie decorated large flat screen and internet and nice deck, neat and clean and up to date.... we... More 

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RoyalAnchor, Manager at Royal Anchor Resort, responded to this review

Hello Joe, It has been a pleasure hosting you for 8 years. Thank for for choosing to create your special memories with us. We will see you in October for some always needed relaxation. In Appreciation, Mike Williams Manager More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Royal Anchor Resort

Address: 203 E Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064
Region: United States > Maine > Old Orchard Beach
Price Range: £55 - £142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Royal Anchor Hotel Old Orchard Beach
Hotel Royal Anchor
Royal Anchor Resort Old Orchard Beach, Maine
Hotel Style:
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
#11 Romantic Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
#15 Family Hotel in Old Orchard Beach
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“Great Location. Right on the beach and has a pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Jennifer_NH96, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Small toddlers stay on second floor balcony is large but you don't have to worry about them if you leave your door open.”
 of 5 bubbles MemereJ01, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“A building overlooks pool and ocean. Try second or third floor for ocean view. We had room 205 I think.....it was great.”
 of 5 bubbles 95ks95, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor are excellent. Refer to the diagram on their website for more information.”
 of 5 bubbles vpatey, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Third floor has best ocean views and privacy but no elevator so need to go up four turns of stairs”
 of 5 bubbles avreec, 28 Aug 2015 | Read review
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