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Waterville Maine Accommodations

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The Waterville center point is approximately the area of Maine General Medical Center and 1 mile southeast of Colby College.

Escape the rat race and recharge your batteries in Waterville, Maine. This Kennebec County city, part of the Augusta-Waterville metropolitan area, is perched on the banks of the beautiful Kennebec River. More from this guide...

Waterville Hotels & Accommodations

Lockwood Hotel
+1-888-389-4121
9 Main St., Waterville, ME 04901
  • 3-star hotel
  • Check-in time: 16:00
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Comfort Inn Waterville Me : 332 Main St.
+1-888-675-2083
332 Main St., Waterville, ME 04901
  • 3 star Rural hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Terrible amenities
  • High comfort
From$50
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Fireside Inn & Suites Waterville - Waterville
+1-800-716-8490
356 Main St., Waterville, ME 04901
  • Two-star Highway hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
  • Great desserts & fruits
  • Almost all guests thought the dining experience was appropriate
Best Western Plus Waterville Grand Hotel
+1-800-805-5223
375 Main St., Waterville, ME 04901
  • Affordable Highway hotel
  • 3 floors in property
From$60
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Hampton Inn Waterville
+1-888-965-1860
425 Kennedy Memorial Dr., Waterville, ME 04901
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • 4 floors in hotel
Comfort Inn Civic Center - Augusta
+1-888-788-5576
281 Civic Center Dr., Augusta, ME 04330 ~16.21 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Low priced Suburban hotel
  • Check-in: 3:00PM
  • Very nice wellness & sports facilities
  • Clean
From$85
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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Augusta - Augusta
+1-888-897-9207
14 Anthony Ave., Augusta, ME 04330 ~16.43 miles southwest of Waterville
  • 3-star Highway property
  • 2 suites in property
Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn - Augusta
+1-888-311-4278
110 Community Dr., Augusta, ME 04330 ~16.50 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Check in: 2:00 PM
  • Great parking, according to 100%
  • For only 60%, the bathroom was ok
Senator Inn & Spa : 284 Western Ave.
+1-888-469-4795
284 Western Ave., Augusta, ME 04330 ~18.45 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Check in time: 03:00pm
  • Wifi quality could be improved
  • About half of guests thought, the hotel was stylish
Homewood Suites by Hilton Augusta
+1-888-734-9421
377 Western Ave., Augusta, MA 04330 ~18.53 miles southwest of Waterville
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • 121 suites in hotel
From$107
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Super 8 by Wyndham Augusta : 395 Western Ave.
+1-888-841-5292
395 Western Ave., Augusta, ME 04330 ~18.54 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Inexpensive Highway property
  • 2 floors in property
From$47
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Hampton Inn Augusta : 388 Western Ave.
+1-888-455-5160
388 Western Ave., Augusta, ME 04330 ~18.63 miles southwest of Waterville
  • 3 star Highway property
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$100
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Days Inn by Wyndham Augusta - Augusta
+1-888-965-8297
18 Edison Dr., Augusta, ME 04330 ~18.64 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Cheap Convention Center property
  • 63 rooms in property
Quality Inn & Suites Evergreen Hotel : 65 Whitten Rd.
+1-888-906-6358
65 Whitten Rd., Augusta, ME 04330 ~18.80 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Affordable Highway hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See more
Quality Inn & Suites Evergreen Hotel : 65 Whitten Rd.
+1-888-749-6785
65 Whitten Rd., Augusta, ME 04333 ~18.83 miles southwest of Waterville
  • Affordable hotel
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Maple Hill Farm Inn & Conference Center : 11 Inn Rd.
+1-888-878-9982
11 Inn Rd., Hallowell, ME 04347 ~20.87 miles southwest of Waterville
  • 3-star Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$99
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Mount Blue Motel in Farmington
+1-888-389-4485
454 Wilton Rd., Farmington, ME 04938 ~26.24 miles west of Waterville
  • 3 star hotel
  • 3 suites in hotel
Colonial Valley Motel - Farmington
+1-888-389-4121
593 Wilton Rd., Farmington, ME 04938 ~26.28 miles west of Waterville
  • Low priced property
  • 2 suites in hotel
Comfort Inn And Suites Wilton
+1-888-675-2083
1026 Us Route 2 East, Wilton, ME 04294 ~26.70 miles west of Waterville
  • Mid-scale Rural hotel
  • Hotel has 86 rooms
  • Food is average
  • Average cleanliness
Belfast Breeze Inn & Music by The Bay in Belfast
+1-800-716-8490
192 Northport Ave., Belfast, ME 04915 ~33.38 miles east of Waterville
  • 3-star Suburban hotel
  • 19 sleeping rooms in hotel
Fireside Inn & Suites Ocean's Edge
+1-800-805-5223
159 Searsport Ave., Belfast, ME 04915 ~33.55 miles east of Waterville
  • Three Star Oceanfront hotel
  • Has environment-friendly policy Read more
  • Most guests thought the service was very professional
  • Most guests thought they were poorly maintained
From$54
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Colonial Gables Oceanfront Village - Belfast
+1-888-965-1860
7 Eagle Ave., Belfast, ME 04915 ~33.81 miles east of Waterville
  • Affordable property
  • Check in: 15:00
From$90
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Point Lookout - Northport
+1-888-788-5576
67 Atlantic Highway, Northport, ME 04849 ~36.00 miles east of Waterville
  • Three Star Resort property
  • Check in: 4:00 PM
Bay Leaf Cottages & Bistro in Lincolnville Beach
+1-888-897-9207
2372 Atlantic Highway, Lincolnville Beach, ME 04849 ~36.13 miles southeast of Waterville
  • Low Cost Resort hotel
  • 2 conference rooms in property
  • No AC
  • Most guests thought they were poorly maintained
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Mount Battie Inn in Lincolnville
+1-888-311-4278
2158 Atlantic Highway Rt 1, Lincolnville, ME 04849 ~36.29 miles southeast of Waterville
  • Mid-scale Oceanfront property
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
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Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Waterville, ME discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Waterville hotel for each day and each star rating category.

The Canibas tribe originally inhabited the area we now call Waterville. The Canibas lived there until 1692 when their village was burned down during King William's War. The original European settlement was part of Winslow, but Waterville broke away when residents on the west side of the Kennebec River became frustrated that they couldn't cross the river to attend town meetings. Waterville was incorporated as a city in its own right in 1802. It built its economy on its strong fishing, agriculture, lumbering, and shipbuilding industries.

While Waterville's downtown area isn't as vital as it once was, there's plenty to get excited about in Waterville. The suburban areas are on the up and up, with retail outlets, restaurants, and other new businesses enhancing these residential zones. The local Colby College gives the city a youthful energy. Despite recent developments, Waterville is still small enough to retain its original charm.

What time of the year should you visit Waterville, Maine?

Waterville's humid, continental climate brings hot and steamy summer days and icy winter ones. Avoid the extremes and enjoy the best Waterville weather in spring or fall.

Spring brings average highs in the low 40s to mid-60s. Fall is marginally warmer, with typical highs in the mid-40s to high 60s. Waterville's humid climate does bring rain throughout the year. No season is spared of showers, but October and November get more rain than any other months, both averaging 4.36 inches. It's nothing an umbrella can't protect against, but something to be conscious of when planning your trip.

Average summer temps in the mid- to high-70s are ideal, but you never know when a heat wave will hit. Waterville temperatures have been known to reach 100, especially during July. Even if the temperature doesn't soar, most experts agree it's not worth battling the summer crowds. Mid-year is peak tourist season for Waterville, and local hotels charge accordingly. If you can travel on either side of this season, you'll save a substantial amount of money.

Winter days regularly dip below freezing, making traveling during the period from December through February unpleasant. There is some appeal for skiers, though, as Waterville is within driving distance of Pinnacle Peak, Eaton Mountain, and Titcomb Mountain. If you can brave the cold, bargains can be found after the festive season.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Waterville, ME:

seasonality of hotel rates in Waterville

Waterville, ME: Prices by Star Rating Class

Below are 3 charts illustrating avg. rate trends by star rating class in Waterville, ME. Browse these charts to determine the cheapest seasons to stay in Waterville for any future trips.

Are there luxury hotel options in Waterville, Maine?

While Waterville specializes in budget-friendly hotels, a few local establishments offer more upscale digs. Trust the following hotels for a little extra luxury.

Hampton Inn Waterville treats you like a VIP. While the standard guest rooms are elegant, you'll probably prefer the suites, which have more space and, in some cases, kitchenettes. There are coffee makers in each room, but the Hampton Inn provides free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate in the lobby if you'd prefer. This well-appointed hotel has a high-tech business center, meeting rooms, a coin laundry, a fitness center, and an indoor pool. Linger over the free breakfast buffet or grab an On the Run Breakfast Bag as you race out the door. The choice is yours at the Hampton Inn Waterville.

Hampton Inn Augusta is another Hilton property that rolls out the red carpet. There are no suites, but you'll be more than happy with the standard guest rooms. Large high-definition TVs, WaterPik showerheads, coffee makers, and signature Hampton beds provide a comfortable space to call home while you're traveling. The hot breakfast buffet or On the Run Breakfast Bags, both free for guests, provide the energy you need to last until lunchtime. Then set off for a day of sightseeing or enjoy the hotel's amenities. The well-equipped fitness center and indoor pool are always popular.

What affordable hotel options are near Waterville, ME?

3 Star Average Prices: $111.99

Waterville specializes in affordable accommodation options. You'll have more money for souvenirs and other vacation expenses when you choose one of the following hotels.

Comfort Inn Waterville is a stylish budget-friendly hotel with inviting, well-lit rooms featuring flat-screen TVs, microwaves, fridges, and USB ports for charging your mobile devices. Wi-FI is free throughout the hotel, along with parking, coffee, weekday newspapers, and hot buffet breakfasts each morning. The lobby's sitting area, with its roaring fire and large flat-screen TV, is the perfect place to unwind with a good book or catch up on your favorite shows. If you'd prefer a more active vacation, hit the fitness center or swim laps in the indoor pool.

Super 8 Augusta is a short drive from Waterville's city center, but it's a drive worth taking for its low rates and close proximity to the Augusta State Airport. Its rooms have a relaxed vibe, with a muted color scheme, comfortable beds, and flat-screen TVs. After a restful night's sleep, head downstairs to the free SuperStart continental breakfast buffet. Wi-Fi and parking are also free. With plenty of space for small and large vehicles, Super 8 Augusta is an affordable choice for road trippers.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Waterville

2 Star Average Prices: $109.11

2 Star Hotel Prices in Waterville

What hotels in Waterville have the most competitive discounts?

Your Waterville hotel stay could cost even less if you're a member of a select group. Bring your identification if you qualify for a discounted rate at one of the following hotels.

Best Western Plus Waterville Grand Hotel discounts its rates for AAA and CAA auto club members, seniors, AARP members, and government and military personnel. The hotel has a selection of guest rooms, including accessible and pet-friendly rooms, all with 32-inch LCD televisions, microwave ovens, and refrigerators. Your room rate includes a free hot breakfast served each morning. Lunch and dinner are made easy with O'Brien's restaurant on-site. The indoor pool and hot tub will help your troubles melt away. The onsite fitness center is also open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., making it easy to schedule your workouts.

Comfort Inn Civic Center Augusta discounts its rates for those same traveler types, as well as guests in large groups needing 10 or more rooms. The hotel's rooms feel just like home, with plush bedding, microwaves, fridges, and flat-panel TVs for catching all your favorite shows. Comfort Inn doesn't skimp on the services, with all guests enjoying free parking, Wi-Fi, and a hot breakfast each morning. Don't worry about overindulging on the morning meal; you can work off the calories in the pool or the fitness center. After your workout, soothe your muscles in the hot tub.

What are the best value options in Waterville, ME?

The following Waterville hotels are some of the best value accommodation providers in the city. You'll always enjoy great facilities for less than you'd expect at these establishments.

Fireside Inn & Suites Waterville is a charming pet-friendly hotel just off Interstate 95. Its spotlessly clean rooms have a vintage look with the modern appliances you love, like large high-definition TVs, microwaves, fridges, and Keurig coffeemakers. The inn also lives up to its name, offering fireplaces in select rooms. While the pool only opens seasonally, you can take a dip in the hot tub all year round. Fireside Inn also has a fitness center, meeting and banquet facilities, and a restaurant on-site. Enjoy free parking and continental breakfast each morning.

Recent renovations make the Budget Host Airport Inn in Waterville an even better value. It's earned four lanterns, equivalent to a “very good” rating, in the Budget Host group's quality assurance system. The rooms are modest, but they have features many similarly priced hotels don't, such as fridges, microwaves, and cable TVs with premium channels like HBO. Extended-stay, pet-friendly, and non-smoking rooms cater to traveling families. The hotel treats you to free internet, local phone calls, a continental breakfast each morning during your stay, and parking, whether you've got a compact car or an RV.

Are there fun things to see and do near Waterville, Maine?

Waterville isn't known as a hive of activity, but there's still plenty to do within the city limits. These are just some of the things you should see and do in Waterville.

Colby College Museum of Art, part of Waterville's Colby College, is an art lover's dream, with nearly 8,000 works showcased within its five wings. The museum specializes in modern American art, but there are select historic works and pieces from Asia and Europe. While the Museum of Art is a teaching resource for Colby College students, you are always welcome to browse the collection.

Colby College is also home to the Perkins Arboretum. Admire the birch, beech, oak, and ash trees as you stroll along the trails.

You could also catch a show at the Waterville Opera House, learn more about the city's history at the Redington Museum, indulge in a little retail therapy in the northern suburbs, and much more. Whether you like to do a lot or a little, Waterville has you covered.

Waterville is a charming city with an idyllic riverfront location. If your heart is set on a Waterville getaway, make sure you book ahead. With limited accommodation options in the area, the best hotels fill up quickly, especially during the peak travel season.

FAQs about hotels in Waterville

What are the best rated hotels in Waterville?

Homewood Suites by Hilton Augusta, 16 Bay View Hotel and Fireside Inn & Suites Waterville are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the 4-5 star hotels in Waterville?

The Norumbega Inn, 16 Bay View Hotel and Sheepscot Harbour Village Resort are the top 3 luxury hotels near Waterville city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Waterville?

Lockwood Hotel, Comfort Inn Waterville Me, and Fireside Inn & Suites Waterville are the properties closest to Waterville city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Waterville cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Waterville can be as cheap as $109.11 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Waterville cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Waterville has been $111.99 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Waterville?

16 Bay View Hotel, Fireside Inn & Suites Waterville and Mount Battie Inn are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Waterville?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Augusta and Residence Inn Marriott Auburn are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Waterville?

Comfort Inn And Suites Wilton, Quality Inn and Comfort Inn Waterville Me are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Waterville?

Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn, Best Western White House Inn and Best Western Plus Waterville Grand Hotel are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Recent traveler reviews of Waterville, ME

Below are reviews of the city of Waterville, ME from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Good shopping variety"
Score 4.0 / 5

good shopping variety for a smaller town

Burrell C., from 15-Dec-2019
"Love the city"
Score 4.0 / 5

Love Waterville

Tina D., from 04-Dec-2019
"Everything near by"
Score 4.0 / 5

I liked how everything was right close together like the shopping and restaurants

Lisa D., from 24-Aug-2019
The average traveler rating of the city of Waterville, ME shown above is 4.0 out of 5 based on 3 reviews
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