Pryor House B&B

360 Front St. , Bath, ME 04530 USA (Show map)

About

This lovely Bed & Breakfast is a circa 1820 Federal-style home overlooking the Kennebec River in historic Bath, the "City of Ships", and just a few blocks from the heart of town. A classic New England house, it features an elegant double staircase, wide pine floors and fireplaces. There are two distinctive rooms, all having private baths. The Elizabeth Room, named after a previous owner, is decorated in a Victorian style and has a queen-size bed and spacious bathroom. The Tall Chimney Room, unusual with its exposed brick chimney, reflects a feeling of comfort and warmth. It has a queen-size bed, high ceiling, a 2-person Jacuzzi in its large bathroom and balcony to the outside. A convenient stopping-off point for visitors traveling on Route 1 or I-295, it's also located near historic Wiscasset, Popham Beach, Reid State Park, Brunswick Naval Air Station, Bowdoin College and the Boothbay area.

Reviews

Overall
4.6

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  • Guest room4.5
  • Service4.8
  • Value4.5
  • Cleanliness4.8
  • Onsite Dining4.8

Great Experience!

5 on September 12, 2016

We stayed for two nights for the first part of our honeymoon. The downtown is within walking distance of the B&B and it's very cute/small. Breakfast was delicious every morning and Gwenda had helpful suggestions on things to do. It's also only a 20-25 min drive to the outlets/ LL Bean in Freeport.

Innkeeper Response
So glad it worked out for you to be here......blessings on your new marriage!!!!


Quaint and relaxing

5 on September 06, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The innkeepers were so kind and welcoming!! Our room was spotless and so cozy. The bed was more comfortable than my own! We would recommend this beautiful inn to anyone looking for a quiet getaway in Bath, Maine.

Innkeeper Response
Thank-you! It was wonderful having you here at the Pryor House B&B!


A wonderfully peaceful stay!

5 on August 24, 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Pryor House so very much. Our room was quiet and furnished beautifully. The innkeepers were delightful and Gwenda served wonderful breakfasts. We felt very pampered and enjoyed every minute we were there. I highly recommend the Pryor House to anyone who is visiting the area!


Absolutely lovely!

5 on August 24, 2016

The Pryor House exceeded our expectations in all ways. The room was very comfortable and quiet and nicely furnished. We had a private little deck where we could sit outside


A quiet retreat.

5 on August 09, 2016

A beautiful inn, with warm hosts, and a great breakfast. The inn is set in a quiet neighborhood of well kept homes. Our room, the Tall Chimney Room, had a nice balcony with a sitting area that was wonderful to use. Even their dog, a rescued greyhound named Wally, was friendly and welcoming. Can't wait to get back next summer.

Innkeeper Response
Thank-you for your kind words!


Loved the place and the house is quaint.

4.8 on January 08, 2016

Service was great, late night coffee was offered. wish there had been a small fridge to put cold drinks.


Awesome. Room and Great Breakfast

5 on August 30, 2015

Everything was as we hoped. We stayed in the Captain room. Very nice room and the breakfast was great.


A MOST BEAUTIFUL HOME

5 on October 20, 2014

This home is located right in the heart of Bath. The place and service are great and we would not hesitate to recommend the Pryor House to our friends and family.


Bath's Best!!

5 on September 01, 2014

Friendly welcome and tour of the house. Lovely room and comfy bed. Spacious bath room. Delicious breakfast. Will highly recommend to friends and family traveling to the Bath area.


Good value and service

4.2 on August 04, 2014

Good overall


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Rooms & Rates

Elizabeth Room

The Elizabeth Room has a more Victorian feel with its floral window treatments and rose-colored trim. Perfect for sleeping in, its queen-size bed with a pillow-top mattress, is almost a guarantee for a good night's sleep. This room has a large ensuite bathroom. Evening turndown service is included. Check in time is 3:00 pm and Check out time is 11:00 am.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $130 - $135

Tall Chimney Room

The Tall Chimney Room, named for a brick chimney that goes through the room, is very private and quiet.....perfect for those romantic getaways. It has a queen-size bed and an ensuite bathroom with a large 2-person jacuzzi, along with a shower/tub. Evening turndown service is included. Check in time is 3:00 pm and Check out time is 11:00 am.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $155 - $165

Captain's Room

The Captain's Room has a view to the Kennebec River and is graciously appointed with a 4-poster King-size bed, seating and adjacent shower bath. Evening turndown service is included.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $145 - $155

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Location

Location Type

Near the Coast, River view, Downtown, Small town

Airport

Portland, ME (PWM-Intl. Jet Port) 39 miles

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Bowdoin College, Brunswick Naval Air Station, LL Bean, Maine Maritime Museum, Popham Beach, Reid State Park, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, River, Ski area

Inn Details

Establishment type

Private Home Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, Computer, Fireplace, Internet Service, Library, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Videos, Wired internet , Off-road parking

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Radio, Turndown Service, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Boating, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Sailing, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Ski rentals, Swimming, Tennis courts, Water sports, Whitewater Rafting

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3 pm to 6 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: No
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Limited children over the age of 12 accepted
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: one night stay
  • Cancellations: Seven day cancellation notice required, or deposit will be charged. If room can be rented out to another guest, deposit will be returned.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Don & Gwenda Pryor

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

The owners, Don and Gwenda Pryor, moved from the Philadelphia area in the Fall of 1999. Gwenda, a Social Worker and Don, an Associate Pastor who worked with youth, decided to purchase the B&B when needing a change in their lives and an outlet for creativity. Gwenda enjoys gourmet cooking, biking and gardening, while Don is an avid fisherman.

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 8:00 am till 9:00 am
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Special meal options

Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian


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