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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Tom and Judy are wonderful hosts. This is our fifth or sixth stay at the Black Lantern and we are always pleased. The accomodations and breakfast are always top notch. Topsham is a convenient location for us when we are traveling to other areas in Maine or eastern Canada.

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for your very nice review comments. We enjoy catching up with the doings of our repeat guests (who have also become our friends). Tom

Ft. Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I can't say enough about the hospitality at the Black Lantern Inn. Tom and Judy know how to meet all the needs of their guests. Their home was beautifully decorated for the fall season. OMG! Candy-corn available on the second floor landing! My favorite Halloween candy. Tom and Judy make you truly feel you are a personal guest. The outside...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We enjoyed having you stay with us. We change some of he decorations with each season and now have a few Halloween decorations to go with the Candy Corn and fall decorations. Tom

Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I spent the last three nights of our honeymoon at the black lantern. Tom and Judy are wonderful and gracious hosts and the entire house is gorgeous. Our room was beyond comfortable and leaving was tough! I have never eaten a better breakfast, waking up to the smell of it every morning was the perfect way to...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. we enjoyed meeting you and having you stay with us. We look forward to celebrating your future anniversaries with us. Tom

Bandon, OR
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This could not have been a better experience. The host and hostess were delightful. The room was charming. The beds were comfy. The food was wonderful. The grounds were beautiful. The river bordered their property. There were so many places to sit and relax and enjoy the ambiance. The parlor with a fireplace was a very nice place to have...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for all the kind words. We enjoyed meeting you and your sisters and to having you stay with us. Tom

England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Excellent, friendly hosts who want you to be comfortable. The garden overlooks the river and is a pleasant place to sit and while away the time. Our room was clean and comfortable with a view of the river as well as the front. Breakfast was delicious freshly prepared fruit and hot cheese and basil flan. Both were very delicious. Would...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Me and my family spend a few days on Maine and traveling back to Portland we stayed in this lovely B&B for one night. We occupied the entire first flour that have 3 rooms as we were exactly six. All the rooms were very comfortable and cosy. The breakfast was 5 start and I just love the banana cake fresh...

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Covington, Georgia
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Since we are outdoorsy people, my now husband and I wanted to go to Maine for our honeymoon. After looking through TripAdvisor, we ultimately decided on The Black Lantern B&B due to it's high reviews. We were not disappointed. The B&B itself is lovely, as are the two wonderful people who run it. The rooms were comfortable and spacious and...

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Hagerstown, Maryland
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Tom and Judy have large common areas and a quiet yard above the river available for relaxation or family activity. Rooms are pleasant, nicely appointed, and well served. Besides the friendliness and advice on places to go, best are the breakfasts. They try never to serve the same thing to you, but seem to always have fresh fruit, things baked,...

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Middleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We spent one night here on our way to Acadia National Park. The owner was welcoming and available when we had questions but otherwise left us to ourselves (to my mind this is the perfect balance!). The accommodations were clean and homey. We were able to walk to dinner and view the surrounding area. Breakfast was outstanding! This was an...

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N New England
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

We needed a stopover when proceeding downeast for a funeral. The TA reviews pointed us to this extremely attractive and well outfitted and managed B&B. Our room was spacious and comfortable with high quality period furnishings and modern plumbing The full course breakfast was timed to our schedule and included a nice omelet, a Dutch baby pancake, homemade banana bread...

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ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & B, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive comments. We enjoyed your stay and shared experience of being past Naval Officers. Hope you enjoyed the lovely drive with the top down on your Miata. Tom

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Black Lantern B&B an 1860 circa home located in the historic district of Tosham, has 3 bedrooms, all with queen-size beds and baths in the rooms. Two of the rooms have water views, the third has a gas fireplace. Rates include a full breakfast at a time of the guests' choosing between 7 and 9 AM. Walk to the many fine restaurants in Brunswick, less than 2 miles to Bowdoin College, 10 minutes to LL Bean and the shops in Freeport. No minimum stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black Lantern B & B

Address: 57 Elm St, Topsham, ME 04086-1497
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Topsham
Price Range: £97 - £121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Black Lantern B & B 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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