The Old Saco Inn

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Down comforters, individually decorated, individually furnished
Down comforters, individually decorated, individually furnished

Overview of The Old Saco Inn

The Old Saco Inn

3.5 out of 5

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
125 Old Saco Lane, RT. 5, Fryeburg, ME, 04037

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationFiddlehead Campground6 min drive
  • Popular LocationHemlock Covered Bridge8 min drive
  • Popular LocationKezar Lake9 min drive
  • AirportFryeburg, ME (FRY-Eastern Slopes Regional)21 min drive

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About this area


Located in Fryeburg, The Old Saco Inn is in a rural area and on a river. Cranmore Mountain Resort and Shawnee Peak are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Settlers' Green Outlet Village and Northway Plaza Shopping Center. Fryeburg Fairgrounds and Conway Scenic Railway are also worth visiting. Enjoy the area's slopes with cross-country skiing, downhill skiing, and skiing lessons, and don't miss out on the snow tubing.

What's nearby

  • Fiddlehead Campground - 6 min drive
  • Hemlock Covered Bridge - 8 min drive
  • Kezar Lake - 9 min drive
  • Fryeburg Fairgrounds - 11 min drive
  • Sabattus Mountain - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Portland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM) - 81 min drive


  • Lodge — 1 min walk
  • Ebenezer's Pub — 7 min drive
  • Center Lovell Market — 9 min drive

About this property

The Old Saco Inn

Riverfront bed & breakfast with free breakfast and lazy river
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free bed & breakfast has a bar/lounge and a lazy river. Free English breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include coffee/tea in a common area, concierge services, and a library. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find LCD TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include refrigerators and down comforters. Limited housekeeping is available.
The Old Saco Inn offers 9 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary toiletries and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include a lazy river.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast available daily
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 18 holes of golf
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golf driving range
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking

Family friendly

  • Lazy river
  • Refrigerator


  • Library
  • No elevators
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer


  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 3 PM - 8 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21


Check-out before 11 AM


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Old Saco
Old Saco Fryeburg
Old Saco Inn
Old Saco Inn Fryeburg
Saco Inn
The Old Saco Inn Fryeburg, Maine
The Old Saco Inn Fryeburg
The Old Saco Inn Fryeburg
The Old Saco Inn Bed & breakfast
The Old Saco Inn Bed & breakfast Fryeburg

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 132 out of 148 reviews
5 - Excellent 89%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 148 reviews
4 - Good 7%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 148 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 148 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 148 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

No room was available when we arrived, despite a confirmed reservation. The owner didn't really seem to care. Most places nearby were already sold out, making it difficult and time consuming to sort out.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A little out of the way 30 minutes from Conway. Few restaurant options off season. But this is a one of a kind place. Attention to details. Great owners. Great breakfast. Quiet serene. If you like a unique lodging experience and can take some peace of mind, you will love it.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very beautiful inn and the property is huge. It has trails, river for kayaking, golf.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, away from the traffic. Owners were super nice. Room was clean and very comfortable. Delicious breakfast each morning!
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Only issue was staff was not always available. No ice machine readily available. Room wonderful. Breakfast excellent. Atmosphere was so peaceful.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021