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Newcastle Inn is located a short half mile from Newcastle/Damariscotta where you will find restaurants, shops and art galleries. Newcastle and Damariscotta are the gateway to the Pemaquid Peninsula. The 14 guest rooms are named for historic Maine lighthouses and all rooms have private bathrooms and air conditioning. Room features might include: gas stove or fireplace, or a private porch. Free WiFi access is available throughout the inn. One room is dog friendly for dogs under 40 lbs. The common areas include a three season porch, living room, sitting room and pub. In addition to indoor spaces, there is seating on the deck, which looks out over the gardens towards the river. In the guest pantry you will complimentary hot and cold drinks, snacks and the bottomless cookie jar! Your stay includes a full breakfast which is served outside on the deck during the warmer months. If you need to leave early we are happy to pack a "Breakfast to Go" bag for you to take with you.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

The inn rooms are commodious and comfortable and warm. The beds are very comfortable. Julie accommodates her guests as well as can be expected. I would return in a heartbeat. The breakfast was delicious but not too much. We stayed on a cold, rainy day,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank M9265CTkathleenc
Response from NewcastleInn, Owner at Newcastle InnResponded 6 November 2018

Dear M9265CTkathleenc, Thank you for sharing your thoughts regarding your recent stay at Newcastle Inn. Even though it wasn't a great day outside, I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your time at the inn and found it to be a welcoming place on a...More

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Authentic old large comfortable cozy inn with modernized rooms including AC, cable and wifi includes fixed breakfast menu although she always seems to have oatmeal, eggs etc upon request. Very accommodating for our unexpected "bumps" in the road including last minute breakfast for 8. Food...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank davidandkathyho
Response from NewcastleInn, Owner at Newcastle InnResponded 6 November 2018

Dear David & Kathy, Thank you for being our guests once again and for taking the time to share a review of your time at Newcastle Inn. You are correct that while there is always an entrée of the day for breakfast, we always have...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

We called to make a reservation and were requesting a pet friendly room (we had read positive reviews on line) However, all we could do was leave a message as person who answered advised they could not check whether there was a room available or...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 807blondie
Response from NewcastleInn, Owner at Newcastle InnResponded 24 October 2018

Dear 807blondie, Unfortunately, because of abuse of the inn's dog friendly policy, any reservation inquiry regarding a reservation for a dog friendly room needs to be made directly with the innkeeper. My apologies for not responding to your inquiry sooner. The message from the answering...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

I first stayed here in 2011. Since that first visit I have probably stayed here close to 25 times. I've stayed in almost every room. This delightful inn is one of the nicest and most pleasant places to stay in midcoast Maine. The rooms are...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from NewcastleInn, Owner at Newcastle InnResponded 7 October 2018

Dear Gradygrit, Thank you for your review, but more importantly, thank you for being our guest so many times over the past seven years. For us at the inn, seeing your name on the reservation list, means that we will be welcoming back someone who...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

The Newcastle Inn is a lovely bed and breakfast near Damariscotta. Julie gives a warm welcome with a tour of the many common areas of the house. The room was immaculate, the bed comfy and the garden very inviting. Breakfast was a masterpiece. We were...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth R
Response from NewcastleInn, Owner at Newcastle InnResponded 28 September 2018

Dear Elizabeth R, Thank you for your kind words. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Newcastle Inn. We looking forward to your return the next time you are visiting the Newcastle/Damariscotta area. Sincerely, Julie Bolthuis, Owner

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"They all looked pretty great to me."
2 Nov 2018
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"has a charging station for tesla, bring dog biscuits"
25 Oct 2018
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"They have all been great!"
14 Sep 2018
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"Rooms with decks are quite nice."
4 Sep 2018
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US$163 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesMaineMid Coast MaineNewcastle
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