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Pilgrim's Inn & Cottages

20 Main Street , Deer Isle, ME 04627 USA (Show map)
4.5
19 Reviews
$119 - $259
per night

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About

Situated on one of the most scenic sections of the Maine coast, this 1700's landmark is on the National Register of Historic Places, and is a member of both the Select Registry and the B&B Diamond Collection. The inn is also the proud recipient of numerous awards by many well respected travel guides, including Forbes Top Places to Stay and Dine; The Discerning Traveler's Guide to Romantic Hideaways of New England; and Yankee Magazine's Editor's Choice list.

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Rooms & Rates

Room 5

This large room with a king bed located in the back of the inn on the secod floor looks over our grounds toward a tranquil pond. The rooms is tastefully appointed makes it one of our most requested accommodations.

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

Room 4

This large beautiful room in the back of the building on the second floor has pumpkin pine floors, a view across our grounds toward the pond, and a canopy king bed. A large bathroom with a deep tub and shower make it perfect for a romantic stay.

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

Room 1

This large room is on the first floor in the back of the inn. It features two double beds and a large bathroom, making it a great choice for those needing separate beds. An antque (non-working stove), pumpkin pine floors, and antique iron beds provide historic ambiance. The view looks towards our gardens and ponds.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Double

Room 2

This large king room on the first floor in the back of the inn overlooks our grounds with views of the pond. A non-working fireplace provides romantic ambiance and a beautiful four poster bed is sure to please. This room does get some noise from the kitchen and has been discounted accordingly. If this is a concern for you please call before booking.

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

Room 3

This cozy room at the front of the house is one of our most affordable. With one full bed, private bath and high quality linenes and bath products it is a great price and ideal for one guest. This room does get some noise from the kitchen during dinner hours and has been discounted accordingly. If this is a concern, please talk with an innkeeper before booking.

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

Room 6

A large room with queen bed on the second floor, this room overlooks a harbor inlet from across the road in the front. It includes an antique bed, large (non-working) fireplace, in-room sink and small bathroom with a shower.

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

Room 7

This warm and inviting room on the second floor front side of the building features an antique four poster queen bed, and a non-working fireplace. Views of Northwest Harbor can be seen from across the road. The bathroom includes a tub and shower.

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

Room 8

This sunny small room on the second floor features an antique iron full sized bed and has views of both the pond and harbor. A private staircase leads up to this room, and the bathroom includes a tub/shower combination.

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

Room 9

This large room on the third floor, front side of the inn features beautiful wood floors, exposed brick and original handcut beams. A queen bed with beautiful linens makes it one of our most requested. Views of Northwest Harbor can be seen across the road. The room has an in-room sink and shower and enclosed commode.

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

Room 11

This charming medium sized room with sloping ceilings is in the back of the building on the third floor. Views of our grounds and pond can be seen from a window seat. This room features a queen bed, exposed brick and charming bathroom with a tub/shower combination and a sink made with Deer Isle granite.

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

Room 12

This charming room on the third floor is the smallest room in the Inn, making it perfect for one person looking for affordable accommodations. The room has one double bed nestled under a sloping ceiling with an in-room sink and shower, and enclosed toilet. A skylight and views of the pond and harbor make this room a cozy choice for singles.

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

Room 14

This medium sized room on the third floor front side of the house features a queen bed, exposed original beams and a sink made from Deer Isle granite. Views of Northwest harbor can be seen across the road.

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

Ginny's Cottage 1

This adorable one bedroom cottage is a great choice for those wanting more space, or who are travelling with small children or well behaved pets. The cottage features a small living area; a kitchenette with four burners, small oven, microwave, coffee maker and half refrigerator and kitchen table; a bedroom with a queen bed and television; and a bathroom with a tub/shower combination. A sofabed in the living area is adequate for two small children, but is not recommended for adults. A shared deck includes a table with umbrella and chairs, and views of the harbor and pond.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Ginny's Cottage 2

This adorable one bedroom cottage is a great choice for those wanting more space, or who are travelling with small children or well behaved pets. The cottage features a small living area; a kitchenette with four burners, small oven, microwave, coffee maker and half refrigerator and kitchen table; a bedroom with a queen bed and television; and a bathroom with a tub/shower combination. A sofabed in the living area is adequate for two small children, but is not recommended for adults. A shared deck includes a table with umbrella and chairs, and views of the harbor and pond.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Rugosa Rose Cottage

This private cottage is perfect for those seeking a romantic getaway. The cottage features an upstairs bedroom loft with queen bed and TV, skylights and views of the pond. The living area has a pullout queen sofabed and the kitchenette has four burners and small oven, a microwave, coffee maker, and half refrigerator. A private deck with adirondack chairs is perfect for relaxing with a good book or glass of wine. Please note that the sofabed is adequate for two small children but is not recommended for adults.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

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Reviews

Overall
4.5

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  • Guest room4.5
  • Services4.7
  • Value4.2
  • Cleanliness4.5
  • Dining4.5

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Best B&B in the Northeast

5 on October 14, 2012

The Pilgrim's Inn was hands-down the best B&B of the six my wife and I stayed in during a recent visit to New England. The service was prompt and friendly; the room was bright, clean, and well-appointed; and the food was delicious. The inn is right next to a quaint causeway, so every room has a beautiful water view. I highly recommend having dinner at The Whale's Rib Tavern within the inn. The food was incredible.


Pilgrim Inn

5 on October 13, 2012

Excellent old house beautifully restored. Attractive view of lawn and water. Nice people.


40th Anniversary Get Away

4.8 on June 18, 2012

My husband and I just returned from a three night stay at one of the guest cottages. The owners and the staff were friendly, and seemed to love what they do. The delicious breakfast, and gormet dinners were beyond expectations. The beauty of the Inn and the natural beauty and serenity of the surroundings made for a wonderful stay.


Happy birthday!

5 on June 14, 2012

My wife's 60th birthday present was a trip to her birth state -- she'd never been back and I'd never been at all. Tina and Tony made our stay so much better than we'd expected; they even shipped some of our souvenirs home for us! Our room (#14) was very comfortable and well-appointed, and the food at the inn was amazing!! The location is out of the way, but that's what we were looking for. We're looking forward to going back!!!


Inns don't come any better...and most not as terrific

4.8 on May 29, 2012

We go to Pilgrim's Inn every Spring and again in the Fall for 3 or 4 days. The Inn itself is beautiful and furnished with wonderful antiques. We always stay in one of the two cottages. The food has always been excellent and the service couldn't be better. Most important, the owners are a young vibrant couple and they can't do enough to make your stay happy and memorable. Beautiful setting, and very near Stonington.


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Location

Location Type

Island, Oceanside, Village

Airport

Bangor, ME (BGR)

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Beach, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Live Music, Movie Theater, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Isle au Haut, Acadia National Park, Galleries, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Art Galleries, Scenic Drives, Petanque court, Sailing, Tennis courts, Water sports

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast, Historic Inn

On-site amenities

Amenities Basket, Board games, Computer, Copier, Desk, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wedding Facilities , Fine linens, Petanque court, Gilchrist & Soames bath products

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Bath robes, Ceiling fans, In-room internet, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycles, Bird watching, Boating, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Kayaking, Art Galleries, Scenic Drives, Petanque court, Sailing, Tennis courts, Water sports

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Policies

  • Check In:: 3 pm
  • Check Out:: 11 am
  • Open All Year Round: No
  • Smoking Allowed: Limited
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Suitable For Children: Children must be 10 or older, except if staying in cottages
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Limited Pets are allowed in cottages only, with permission

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 night minimum on holiday, and July & August weekends
  • Deposit Amount Required: Full deposit on a one night stay, and 50% on two or more nights to confirm reservation.
  • Cancellations: Reservations must be cancelled 14 or more days before arrival date for deposit to be returned. Reservations cancelled less than 14 days before arrival will have deposits returned only if we are able to re-book the room. A $25 cancellation fee applies to all cancellations.

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Tina Oddleifson, Tony Lawless

Languages spoken

English

Resident Pets

About the innkeepers

We love fishing, skiing, playing Petanque, and eating great food. We are involved with Maine Adaptive Sports and Recreation, an organization helping people with disabilities enjoy outdoor activities.

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
  • Serving Location: Dining Room

Special meal options

Restrictive , Vegetarian


Signature Dish

Maine Blueberry Pancakes
Many of our guests have described our blueberry pancakes as the best they have ever had. Made with Maine blueberries and topped with Maine maple syrup, our pancakes are light, fluffy and delicious. Served with a thick cut of applewood smoked bacon, they are the perfect way to start the day.


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Special Package

Spring Mid Week Special

When you stay at Pilgrim's Inn mid week stay two nights and get your third night free! Cannot be combined with any other offer. Three night stay must include a Tuesday. Discount must be mentioned at time of booking.

Maine Kayaking Adventure Getaway

Enjoy some of the best kayaking on the coast of Maine with this special getaway package from Pilgrim’s Inn. Spend a half-day kayaking and exploring the islands of the Stonington Archipelago with Old Quarry Ocean Adventures and learn about the natural history of this beautiful area. Afterwards, let our certified massage therapist ease your tired muscles. This outstanding package for two includes a delicious full breakfast to start your day, a half day guided kayaking excursion and a one hour massage for two people. Previous kayaking experience is not necessary. Price is $325 plus the cost of lodging. Please note that in-room massages are available in rooms 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 9, 11 and our cottage only. *sales tax not included

Mother's Day Weekend Special

Who deserves a relaxing weekend getaway more than mom? Treat a mom to a two night stay at Pilgrim's Inn on Mother's Day weekend, and we will treat her and a guest to a three course meal as our special thanks. If you would like to make your weekend extra special, consider adding an in-room massage, champagne and strawberries or a bouquet of flowers to your reservation. Please note: offer does not include beverages, sales tax or 20% added gratuity.

Green Getaways/Eco Escapes

Wings, Waves & Woods Weekend! Enjoy the early spring migration with guided walks, presentations, eagle nest-watching with scopes, boat trips to see puffins and pelagics, kayak excursions into quiet, protected coves. Galleries and studios all over the island will be open with new work and demonstrations, starting with a gallery reception Friday evening. When you make a two night reservation at Pilgrim's Inn for this special weekend, you'll receive a 10% discount off our regular lodging rates. Just mention that you are participating in the birding activities when you register. Visit http://www.deerisle.com/calendar.html to see a schedule of events. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Habitat For Humanity

Stay at Pilgrim’s Inn and help raise money for those in need. From the start of our season until May 22th, Pilgrim’s Inn will be participating in the annual Maine “Hospitality for Habitat” program, designed to raise funds for local chapters of Habitat for Humanity. During this time, rooms 3, 8, 6 and 14 will be available at half their posted rate, in exchange for a $35 check payable to Habitat for Humanity. While not required, we hope you will consider making a $35 donation to Habitat for each night of your stay. Please give us a call or make a reservation online and be sure to mention this special promotion. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

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20 Main Street , Deer Isle, ME 04627 USA (Show map)

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