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The Sterling Inn Bed & Breakfast

The Sterling Inn Bed & Breakfast



Step back in time and immerse yourself in the rich history of the Sterling Inn, situated in the charming town of Caratunk. Established in 1816 as a stagecoach stop, the inn has served as the region’s first bar, dance hall, and post office. Today, it stands as the quintessential New England lodging choice for individuals, families, and large groups alike, offering a warm and cozy atmosphere that harkens back to simpler times.

Brimming with character and charm, the Sterling Inn features original wood floors and comfortable common areas that invite you to unwind and connect with fellow travelers. Each of the 15 recently-renovated bedrooms has been meticulously designed to feel like a home away from home, ensuring a restful and rejuvenating stay.

The inn boasts a spacious lounge complete with a crackling wood stove, creating the perfect ambiance for relaxation and conversation. Enjoy your meals in the newly-remodeled dining room, where the aroma of delicious, home-cooked dishes fills the air. And for the ultimate leisure experience, take in the beauty of the surrounding landscape from the comfort of the inn’s large wrap-around porch and lush yard – a haven for enjoyment in any season or weather.

Whether you’re embarking on a thrilling rafting adventure, exploring the snowy trails on a snowmobile, casting your line for some world-class fishing, trekking the famed Appalachian Trail, or simply seeking a cozy bed-and-breakfast style getaway or unique meeting space, the Sterling Inn provides the perfect setting for your Maine retreat.

Experience the enchantment of Maine lodging at its coziest and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime at the Sterling Inn. Book your stay today, and let the magic of this historic gem captivate your heart and soul.

P: 207-672-3333



Experience the ultimate in comfort and relaxation in our air-conditioned guest rooms, designed to provide you with the perfect retreat after a day of exploration and adventure. While we will strive to accommodate requests for specific rooms, please note that we cannot guarantee their availability.

Single Room (one full-size bed)

(Moxie Falls or Pierce Pond) 1 guest: $73.39 +tax ($80) 2 guests: $82.57 +tax ($90)

Our cozy single rooms, featuring a comfortable full-size bed, are the ideal haven for solo travelers or couples seeking an intimate retreat.

Double Room (two full-size beds)

(Flagstaff, Dead River, or Kennebec) 1 or 2 guests: $100.92 +tax ($110) 3 guests: $110.09 +tax ($120) 4 guests: $119.27 +tax ($130)

Spacious and inviting, our double rooms offer two full-size beds to accommodate families or groups of friends looking for a memorable shared experience.

Add a Cot: +$9.17 +tax (+$10) 5 guests (including cot): $137.61 +tax ($150)

Queen Room (Spaulding or Penobscot)

2 guests: $91.74 +tax ($100)

Indulge in the elegance and luxury of our Queen rooms, boasting plush queen-size beds for a restful night’s sleep and an unforgettable stay.

King Room (Somerset, Aroostook, or Piscataquis)

2 guests: $100.92 +tax ($110)

Treat yourself to the ultimate in relaxation and sophistication in our lavish King rooms, featuring sumptuous king-size beds and unparalleled comfort.

Book your stay today and embark on an unforgettable journey in our beautifully-appointed guest rooms, designed to cater to your every need and desire.

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