Bath, ME 

Benjamin F. Packard House

45 Pearl St
Bath, ME 04530-2746 US
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Rates: $120 to $180
Total Rooms: 4
Overall Rating: 5 hearts (6 reviews)


Circa 1790. Experience the mid-coast Maine region while staying at the Benjamin F. Packard House Bed and Breakfast in the heart of the historic district of Bath, a premier port. Originally an 18th century shipbuilder's home, this restored Italianate offers modern pleasures in a comfortably elegant setting. Relax in the great room, read in the library and sip afternoon tea on the private garden patio. Stay in a spacious, air-conditioned guest room or suite on the second floor furnished with antiques. Savor a satisfying gourmet daily breakfast before exploring the area. Stroll along the mighty Kennebec River, just a block away with easy access to downtown shops, restaurants and a maritime museum.Publicity and Awards: Boston Globe, Coastal Journal, Times Record, Maine Sunday Telegram.Location: City/Urban and 10 minutes from ocean.


Rooms & Rates

Rates: $120 to $180
Payment types accepted include Master Card, Visa, Discover, American Express, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks and Cash.
Rooms: This property has 4 total guest accommodations with private bath, 1 suite.
The types of beds available include Queen and King.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Although we generally have a two-night minimum stay over in season weekends, national and religious holidays, the combination of certain days often results in one-night availability for Friday or Saturday night, so contact us to check availability.
Cancellation: Due to the small number of rooms we have, cancellations and shortened stays can affect us greatly. Reservations canceled 14 days before arrival will not be charged. Reservations canceled 14 days or less will be responsible for the first night. Shortened stays will be charged for the full stay if we are unable to rebook the room.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Afternoon Tea and Breakfast.
Types of meals: Afternoon Tea, Continental Plus Breakfast, Early Coffee/Tea and Full Breakfast.
Amenities In Room: Turn-Down Service, Bath Amenities, Hair Dryer, Wireless Internet Access, Iron/Ironing Board and Air Conditioning.
Amenities On Site: Gift Shop, Copy Machine, Bicycles, Computers and Fax.
Business Traveler Amenities: Desk, Daily Newspapers, FAX On-site, Internet Access, Flexible Check in/out Times, Iron/Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Television and Wireless Internet Access.
Transportation Services: Bus Station Pickup and Train Station Pickup.


Events Hosted: Weddings, Romantic Getaways, Honeymoons, Seminars, Family Reunions and Meetings.
Other Activities: Fishing, Canoeing/Kayaking, Bicycling, Beaches, Art Galleries, Antiquing, Golf, Hiking, Live Theater, Museums, Parks, Shopping (Local Crafts), Skiing Cross Country and Water Sports.

Historic Interest

The inn is situated in a historic district, and nearby historic Front Street offers many antique stores and other commercial business in historic buildings. Maine Maritime Museum, 10-acre site on original shipyard (1 mile), Front Street (one-half mile), forts and lighthouses at Mouth of Kennebee River (12 miles south).
Historic Awards: Local Register (Granted) and City Historical Site (Granted).
Historic Memberships: Local Historical Society, City Historical Society and National Trust.