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Black Lantern B & B

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57 Elm St, Topsham, ME 04086-1497 See on map
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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3 Star accommodation
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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 ...More 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. Less
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$135 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Topsham
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All reviewsbowdoin collegeandroscoggin riverbreakfast was deliciousdutch pancakesfront porchreading roomgracious hostsporch swingcozy homebed and breakfastfellow guestslove seatthree roomsfresh fruitblueberrieslonger staygarden room
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived early in the afternoon before the hour for check-in, and entertained ourselves by visiting the owner's chickens in their home below the barn/garage, and sitting and reading on chairs overlooking the river. We did wish some of the plastic Adirondack chair backs were...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We received a superb welcome from Tom and Judy. They are warm, friendly and very helpful people. The property is delightful and just full of wonderful personal touches. The garden is beautiful and overlooks and stretches down to the Androscoggin river. Our room was spacious,...More

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Response from ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & BResponded October 21, 2017

Thank you for your kind review and positive comments. After 20 years as Innkeepers we still look forward to meeting guests and interacting with them and it was fun to get to meet you both. Our goal has always been to have guests feel welcome...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic in every way! Breakfast was delicious. Tom and Judy were gracious hosts with lots of advice and suggestions on local and regional attractions. Highly recommend. We would stay here again. bravoMore

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Response from ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & BResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. While we like to read the comments entered in our Guest Comment book seeing positive ones on line means a lot to us and future travelers. Hope to have you stay with...More

Reviewed August 10, 2018

We loved our stay at the Black Lantern! Our wonderful hosts provided excellent breakfasts and great info about the area, places to eat and things to do. Beautifully situated right on the river, with a lovely garden and outdoor seating--even a swing! The location is...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

My sister and I enjoyed one night at this B&B, and we loved it! Breakfast included fruit, bread, eggs, bacon, waffles, coffee and tea. The hosts gave us tips for our travel up to Acadia. The room was clean and cute, and included window A/C.

Thank Angela W
Response from ConnelieJ, Owner at Black Lantern B & BResponded August 9, 2018

Thanks for your kind comments and glad you liked our breakfast. Early on we decided that serving a nice, full breakfast would be an essential part of our B & B. We enjoyed meeting you both and having you stay with us.

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"We liked the Androscoggin room, as it overlooked the river, had comfortable seating. We liked just about..."
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"Some rooms are bigger than others. Depending on your needs, you might want to ask for a larger room."
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