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“Wonderful stay!”
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Applewood Inn
Ranked #7 of 7 Freeport B&B and Inns
Broomfield, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Wonderful stay!”
Reviewed 18 July 2013

My husband and I arrived Friday afternoon for one night and despite the hustle and bustle of guests, we were greeted promptly and warmly by Jay and Jennifer. He showed us to our room, which was beautiful and very spacious (the Jay suite). After settling in we headed out to eat and shop, Jay gave us personalized food recommendations that were excellent. Back at the inn, the king bed was very comfortable with lots of cozy pillows, bathroom was very nice. In the morning, we had to leane a little early, Jay and his father (the breakfast chef) were very accomodating and chatted with us as we ate. We highly recommend this very clean, beautiful and inviting B&B, it was a little expensive for our budget, but worth the splurge!

Room Tip: Jay suite was very clean, spacious, comfortable and cute!
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  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Boston, Massachusetts
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144 reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2013

My husband and I have probably traveled to Freeport 30 times over the past 20 years, and never knew this inn existed. It is on a small street off of busy Main Street, very close to the outlets in downtown Freeport, yet it is not noisy at all. A glitch in our reservations at another Freeport Inn landed us at the Applewood, sight unseen. Jay, the innkeeper welcomed us with open hands, and put us at ease immediately. Once you walk in the door, you are in the middle of the very homey and large kitchen. To the left is the dining room, where there is a very long table set for breakfast. Jay offered to help us up the stairs with our bags, and give us our choice of rooms. We chose Room #7, which was decorated beautifully with a king-sized bed, and a very roomy bathroom. Each room has it's own temperature controls, which is great, as it became very cold and windy outside. The best part of the stay, however, was waking up in the morning,and breakfasting with the other guests. Along with Jay's conversation, and that of his son, we all quickly felt as if we were old friends. As we spoke, Jay took our orders and presented all of us with a delicious breakfast. Special orders weren't a problem, and everyone seemed happy. Although our visit here was unplanned, we hope to plan another one soon.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2013

It surprises me to say that it has been 3 years since we stayed at this B&B. Ignore the 'When Did We Travel' date as the website insisted that we post one but only gave a year to choose from.

My new husband and I had decided to take a road trip down through the New England states from Ottawa. We were saving up to go to England in 2011 so we thought it was apropo to see 'New' England in anticipation of the 'Old'.

Since my hubbie is a big guy, we usually try to find places which provide king-sized beds since it is just more comfortable and Applewood happened to have them. We stayed in the Jenn Suite which was at the top of a steep flight of stairs but worth the climb. It was quiet and secluded as there was no near neighbours. The bed was very comfortable, everything was clean and the bathroom was lovely.

Every morning, Jay would meet us in the kitchen and whip us up something yummy for breakfast. I couldn't pass up his delicious french toast and my husband truly enjoyed the plentiful coffee.

The ambience was relaxed and since the Yilmaz family lives in another house across the street, we didn't feel like we were in their space and they weren't in ours. I do remember Jay jokingly offering me a job cause I liked to tidy up after myself.

We are planning to head back to Maine and we hope that the Applewood will be available since it was such a delightful experience.

Also, their lemonade stand on Main St was very yummy (nice and sour) and the Inn was so convenient to walk to everything.

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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South Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 8 December 2012

Just returned home after a wonderful visit to Freeport for a little Christmas shopping. We spent the night at a lovely B & B, the Applewood Inn, We arrived late, but our key was waiting for us and our room was beautifully designed, warm, cozy and very clean. We enjoyed a delicious dinner this morning cooked and served by the family that own the inn. We will definitely be back.

  • Stayed December 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 September 2012

Kids loved the suite with the loft. The breakfast was excellent and the coffee just to my liking. Facilities were first rate and the location is right in Town backing on LL Bean. What sets this place apart is the people who run it. They work hard to satisfy and go above and beyond to make our vacation pressure free.

  • Stayed August 2012
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 22 July 2012

The Applewood Inn is spotlessly clean and lovely. It's a small family owned business, which makes it very special. I must rave about the delicious breakfasts (the best French toast ever) and helpful staff. In ten days it was a "home away from home".

Room Tip: All rooms are wonderful.
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  • Stayed July 2012, travelled on business
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 16 July 2012

Our 2nd stay in Freeport and 1st at the Applewood. We had a great time with a lovely family! Our room was great and clean. Aircon was dropped in as soon as the temperature got up.Everyone went out of their way to help us. Very recommended.

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled with family
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Property: Applewood Inn
Address: 8 Holbrook Street, Freeport, ME 04032-1205
Region: United States > Maine > Freeport
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Ranked #7 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Freeport
Number of rooms: 100
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Applewood Inn Freeport, Maine

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