The Waterford Inne

The Waterford Inne is a 19th Century farmhouse situated on a country lane midst 25 acres of fields and woods of Western Maine. Outside-rolling terrain, a farm pond, an old red barn. Inside-hand-hewn beams, wide pine floors, private rooms and gourmet meals. More than a bed and breakfast inn, distinctively different, a true country Maine inn, lovingly restored and meticulously maintained by your host, Barbara Vanderzanden.

Enjoy European style accommodations within a country inn lodging experience - For your next Maine getaway come re-create your spirit in our small corner of the world.

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After 40 years an innkeeper, guests feel like friends | By Kathryn Skelton, Staff Writer.
WATERFORD — "Barbara Vanderzanden and her mother, Rosalie, were two New Jersey schoolteachers looking to upend their lives and start something new....." READ MORE

Yankee Magazine Editors Choice Award Best Country Inn in Maine The Waterforde Inne

YANKEE MAGAZINE - Best of Maine | 2017 Editors’ Choice Awards | April 10 2017
"Our 2017 picks for the best dining, lodging, and things to do in Maine."

BEST COUNTRY INN: THE WATERFORD INNE - "Slip away to this meticulously maintained 19th-century farmhouse on 25 rural acres amid the fields and forests of the western Maine foothills. Of course there’s a farm pond, as well as a big red barn, a screened porch, and a gathering room with hand-hewn beams, pine floors, and a fireplace. The comfy themed guest rooms are configured to suit everyone from weekending lovebirds to vacationing families. Do make reservations for the optional four-course dinner."

TRAVELIN’ MAINE(RS) - by George And Linda Smith

Waterford Inn offers stunning views inside and out, overlooking the western Maine landscape while inside a chockablock full of art and collectibles ... We turned onto Chadbourne Road and started the climb up the steep hill until we reached the Waterford Inn’s breathtakingly beautiful property. This 1800’s farmhouse, which has stayed in the Chadbourne family for generations, has been lovingly turned into a Registry Select Inn by Barbara Vanderzanden. Read The Full Review

Luxurious, Comfortable Rooms
Our guests enjoy eclectic, elegant, yet stylish accommodations. Each room is unique and is tastefully decorated. Pick a room with a fireplace, or maybe a private porch.

Experience a Maine Country Inn
Enjoy European style accommodations within a country inn lodging experience - Come re-create your spirit in our small corner of the world for your next Maine getaway.

Delicious Breakfasts & Gourmet Cuisine
Enjoy traditional hearty New England fare or choose to partake in an exquisitely prepared four-course gourmet dinner that is served in leisurely comfort.

Plan a Traditional New England Style Stay
A true 4-season getaway. The Waterford Inne is just minutes from your favorite winter alpine endeavors, a multitude of summer treks, fall festivals & foliage peeping.