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Reviewed 26 April 2011

I found Cape Porpoise Motel by looking on line for motels that accept pets. I have to be honest the pictures on line didn't impress me but I thought I would give them a call. John was so nice and polite and I knew that it was going to be a very nice stay. We got there and we both...

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 August 2010

My wife and I just returned from a several-days stay at the Cape Porpoise Motel, and I cannot say enough good things about it. From our arrival on Monday until our departure on Friday, John and Debra did everything possible to make our stay relaxing and enjoyable. The room was clean and well-appointed, with excellent daily housekeeping and linen service....

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Crofton, Maryland
Reviewed 6 August 2010

We've stayed in many hotels, inns, and B&Bs in the Kennebunkport area, and this charming motel has now become my favorite! It is very clean, the beds are comfortable, and the linens are soft (I hate scratchy towels and rough sheets!). The owners, John & Deb, treat you like family and are so accommodating; they go above & beyond to...

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed 28 April 2010

I try to make it to Maine every summer, which is a long drive from Wyoming. But when I do make it to Kennebunkport- there is no better place to stay that the Cape Porpoise Motel. The rooms are beyond comfortable and clean and the servicce is so polite. The only drawback is there is no swimming pool, but hey...

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3Thank EricLeeCheyenne
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 November 2009

My wife and I stayed here for one night in late August. We had read the great reviews on TripAdvisor about this place, so decided to give it a try. However, we were quite disappointed by the motel... Upon checking in, we dropped off our luggage and turned on the air conditioning because it was very humid because of thunderstorms...

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quietside, owner at The Cape Porpoise Motel, responded to this review

After all the wonderful comments we have received from guests all around the world , I was totally dismayed to receive such a negative review. I knew the day would come when we would not meet someone's expectations but the misguided negativity and slanderous insinuation of this review was unconscionable. I whole heartedly object to manner in which we were...

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Reviewed 27 October 2009

John and Deb have a wonderful place to stay and relax. The efficiency was super clean and comfortable. Our hosts went out of their way to make us feel like friends. The fresh morning coffe and baked goods were a plus. We will return. M&H Haupt, Ormond Beach FL

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England
Reviewed 18 October 2009

We were travelling around with friends, and are delighted to have found the Cape Porpoise Motel on the internet and booked it from England.. We made our choice as a result of checking the reviews on Trip Adviser, and were not disappointed! We stayed for two nights, and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The Motel is in a beautiful location, and...

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1Thank melvillecot
New Jersey
Reviewed 3 October 2009

We had the pleasure of staying here for a week in the efficiency unit and had a wonderful time. Cape Porpoise is a lovely village--beautiful, quaint harbor, outstanding restaurants, and close to both Kennebunkport, as well as Kennebunk, Maine. We like it also as a central location for day trips to Cambridge & Boston, the north shore communities in MA,...

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2Thank CadillacManNewJersey
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 2 July 2009

We had a delightful stay in this small motel in Cape Porpoise. The place is very clean and comfortable, and the innkeeper is a very kind and friendly person -- and a great baker! I would highly recommend this place.

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Franklin,NH
Reviewed 27 May 2009

John and Debra are the hosts of this excellent home away from home. They cater to your every need and provide an extraordinary home-baked breakfast, knowledgeable suggestions as to places to see and visit, and the wood for a delightful evening camp-fire experience. Their open friendliness spills over to everyone and soon guests from several rooms are sharing a fire,...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Cape Porpoise Motel

Address: 12 Mills Rd., PO Box 7218, Cape Porpoise, ME 04014
Region: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Cape Porpoise
Price Range: $52 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
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“Speak directly with the owners & explain your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles roofman19, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Most of the rooms are in a strip. We were on one end and it was quiet. There's a larger unit separate from the motel strip.”
 of 5 bubbles lambermom, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We had the room on the end which gives you an extra window but also the sound of the occasional car.”
 of 5 bubbles tucker5871, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the same, include fridge and coffee maker. Clean, attractive and simply furnished.”
 of 5 bubbles ricewings, 23 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Look at the Cape Porpoise Motel site and choose a standard room, kitchenette or apartment that is right for you. No deception here-what you see is what you get (in every case, a clean, comfortable lodging experience).”
 of 5 bubbles RJT117, 25 May 2013 | Read review
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