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Inn by the River

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I love coming up to the Forks with family and friends, or solo, and staying at the Inn. The staff is always friendly and welcoming. Their food is to die for! The garlic teriyaki tips and home made mac and cheese are a few of my favorites. And the rooms are wonderful. The rooms I enjoy have a private porch...

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoy your time with us every time. We always ask our guests to make themselves at home and it sounds like you have taken us up on the offer and that is awesome!! We look forward to welcoming you home on your next visit!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a night and we couldn't have been more happy. The rooms were super clean and well organized.They even had a theme different rooms. Probably the best feature of our room was the Jacuzzi bathtubs in the room, which were super nice after rafting for a whole day. Very Satisfied!

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

Hi Jake! Thank you for staying with us and thank you the kind words! We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again soon!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great stay here during our time in The Forks! The staff is very helpful on providing tips and info about places to go while in the area, like for hiking and bar scenes. The rooms were comfortable and clean, and it was very convenient to have the bar & restaurant right there- and with fantastic food! I would...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family had a wonderful time at the Inn By The River the Staff was very friendly, the rooms where very clean & nice and the Food was Extremely Great from Breakfast thru Dinner. Our Grand Daughter was getting married so we look up place to stay, my family was very thankful that I pick this one to stay at,...

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East Hampton, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My wife and I always stay at the Inn on Valentine's weekend. The food is great, the rooms are clean and the staff is the best. Everyone there goes out of their way to make your stay enjoyable. I only wish that they had more rooms because often they are booked and we are forced to stay elswhere, but even...

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving such a kind review! We did have a busy winter this season and we appreciate your continued loyalty even when we didn't have any rooms available. I am so glad to hear that you enjoy the food at the Inn! We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

It's almost the end of snowmobile season and the (staff) or as we like to say our friends have made it a great season! Lots of fun and they go above and beyond to make your stay amazing. The rooms are always clean and the view of the river is beautiful,or waking up to the deer is amazing every time.The...

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review! Kim is laughing; she didn't think that you were going to add the pancake comment!! Hahaha! Thank you for being loyal guests and friends and especially for bringing Jack!! See you in New Hampshire!!

Farmington, New Hampshire
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This inn is comfy and warm with incredible views! We've been there now 3 times and never had a bad meal; breakfast lunch or dinner! The mac and cheese is out of this world delicious! We hike and snowshoe and its a great place to come "home" to after a long cold brisk day in the woods; a few drinks,...

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

So glad to hear that you feel at home during your stays with us! I love the mac & cheese too (maybe just a little too much). Thank you for the review, we really appreciate it and we look forward to your next stay!

Reviewed 23 March 2017

We arrived late on a cold winter night and were warmly greeted. The cheerful innkeeper showed us to our room and made us tea. We felt at home after a long journey. Our room was comfortable and we were treated to a fantastic breakfast in the morning. The Inn by the River was fantastic and we would return in a...

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

Thank you Sheri! Being in the middle of Maine's northern reaches (some might even say nowhere) has its benefits! We can be there for weary travelers who just want to get where they are going or simply stop and get off the road for a night. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our hospitality and we look forward...

Reviewed 23 March 2017

The rooms are comfortable and quiet. The food is amazing!!! The staff is helpful and very friendly. The trials and location are the best around Maine. Kicking your feet up in front of the fireplace with friends makes for a perfect snowmobiling vacation. I would recommend Inn By the River!!

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

So glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Inn Annette! Thank you for joining us. It was an amazing season thanks to guests like you!

Reviewed 21 February 2017

Very clean, comfortable rooms. Excellent food and friendly service. The staff make you feel so welcome and like you are right at home. They could not have been more accommodating. Will book for next year!

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April G, Manager at Inn by the River, responded to this review

Thank you Jody! We appreciate you taking the time to write a review and are so pleased that you had a great experience during your stay with us! Your room tip was awesome too. The deer are fun to watch in the winter!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inn by the River is a fun, comfortable place with the friendliest personnel and the most attentive service you can find anywhere. Our private guest rooms and carriage house provide clean comfort with private baths and a view. Many rooms have Jacuzzi Tubs and porches overlooking the confluence of the Kennebec and Dead Rivers. The Riverside Pub and Restaurant have creative menus with daily specials to truly enhance your stay and experience while whitewater rafting, fly fishing, kayaking, trail and mountain hiking, bird and moose watching, hunting and snowmobiling. Relax on our front porch as the sun sets magnificently in front of you or in front of a roaring bonfire! Enjoy our hospitality and always welcoming atmosphere! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn by the River

Address: 2777 US Rte 201, The Forks, ME 04985-3414
Region: United States > Maine > The Forks
Price Range: $129 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn by the River 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Rooms in the front have one king bed, rooms in the back have two double beds”
manchesterauto, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms have river view other side has view of deer feeding in the winter”
kathleenbJ2885ZB, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room away from the river for excellent viewing of the white tail deer every morning.”
652jodyg, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Plan to hang around in the warm atmosphere!”
katelM8841RZ, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the front have amazing views of the river.”
jeremyr145, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
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