The Five Gables is closed for the 2019 season. We will reopen for the 2020 season on May 15, 2020.
Imagine waking with the blissful feeling that your room resembles a Maine cottage overlooking a picturesque bay.
Do you want to recharge your body and mind and wake up in one of the most beautiful places on the entire East Coast every morning? If so, a trip to the Five Gables Inn, located in the picturesque town of East Boothbay, Maine, might be exactly what the doctor ordered.
East Boothbay is a 200-year-old town that is jam-packed with plenty of history, and the Five Gables Inn is a coastal Maine bed & breakfast that will allow you to soak it all in and enjoy yourself while you kick back and relax. Whether you want to spend all your time at our beautiful East Boothbay Harbor inn watching the lobster boats out on Linekin Bay or you want to make your way to nearby Boothbay Harbor where you can enjoy everything from kayaking and hiking to whale watching and lobster eating, there is so much to do during a stay at Five Gables Inn.
Five Gables Inn was originally built back in 1896, but it underwent an exciting restoration in 1989. Today you’ll find this boutique hotel features all the amenities you could ever want in a gorgeous coastal Maine bed & breakfast. We have 16 fully air conditioned guest rooms – 15 of which feature views of Linekin Bay – each equipped with a private bath, complimentary Wi-Fi, a king or queen-size bed and more. Additionally, the Five Gables Inn provides guests with access to swimming off of our dock across the street, beach towels and chairs, afternoon tea and sweets, a delicious buffet breakfast, and other services that will make you feel right at home. When you visit this East Boothbay harbor inn, you won’t ever want to leave.
16 Unique, Delightful Rooms
All fully air conditioned with whimsical touches, lovingly maintained.
15 of the 16 rooms have spectacular views of Linekin Bay
4 rooms with a working fireplace
In-suite private baths in all rooms
Complimentary WiFi in every room
King or Queen size bed
In room phone with complimentary local calls
Hair dryer in every bath
Access to swimming off the dock
Beach towels and chairs
Afternoon tea & sweets
Sublime buffet breakfast
It’s All About the Food!
Breakfast along the Maine coast is meant to be savored, not rushed. What better way to start the day than with a hot cup of our local favorite, “Wicked Joe” coffee while watching the lobster boats head out for the day as the sun rises over the Linekin Bay? Indulge yourself in our fit-for-a-king breakfast every morning. We buy from our local farm stands and pick herbs from our own kitchen garden. Here are a few examples of what you may see on our buffet:
The Boothbay Harbor Region is a Place Where Memories are Made…
Whether you want to visit the Five Gables Inn for a quick weekend getaway or an entire week, we would love to have you come and stay with us. A trip to our coastal Maine bed & breakfast will provide you with a peace and serenity that you won’t find in many other places, as well as lots of activities like boating, fishing, hiking, golf, tennis and more to offer you plenty to do during your vacation. Our East Boothbay Harbor boutique hotel will deliver a totally unique experience to you and let you enjoy everything Maine has to offer. To book a room at the Five Gables Inn just click on the Accommodations tab at the top of this page or to learn more about our lodgings, call us at 207-633-4551. For additional information on the Boothbay Harbor region check out the electronic Boothbay Harbor Region Guide.