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Inn On Carleton

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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at the Inn. Leo checked us in and gave us lots of recommendations on where to eat and what to do and see. The location was great, within walking distance to great restaurants and busy downtown, a bit farther to the port area but an easy walk for those who enjoy a stroll. Breakfast was...

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East Sandwich, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We recently spent two nights at the Inn on Carleton. The inn is an excellent example of what true restoration, with an eye to modern convenience, should look like. Our room was excellent and very comfortable. Breakfast was indeed a creative treat that tasted great with super presentation. The parlor served as a meeting point for the couple we were...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

This inn is a real architectural gem which has been lovely cared for. We are so pleased that our guests are enjoying it as much as we are maintaining and sharing it's beauty. It is a real joy to cook a delicious breakfast and serve it to guests who enjoy tasty, fresh, delicious food made with local ingredients. Staying at...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a great overnight stay at the Inn on Carleton. It was well located, easy to reach by car and it was easy to walk into areas where there were lots of cafes, bars, and restaurants. The room was incredibly comfortable and there was no noise from outside. Leo gave some great suggestions for things to do and the...

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Etna, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Close to the state theather. We walked even though it was raining. Breakfast looked wonderful. My fiance said it was fantastic and was happy I wasnt up to eating mine, so he got both. Leo was very pleasant and helpful and the place was beautiful.

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for staying with us and for taking the time to give your feedback. Happy that you were able to stay with us here at the inn. Best regards to you and your fiance in the coming years.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay. Beautiful inn and room. Patti met us at check in and was very knowledgeable about the surrounding restaurants! 3rd floor room 6 was very nice and quite. Has bathroom outside the room but it it's own little private hallway. Bedroom door closed off the hallway which was nice as the next rooms bathroom...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Appreciate your comments and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Anytime of year the restaurants in our neighborhood as well as others all within walking distance are really enjoyable!

Harwich, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in fun Portland for a girls weekend and Loved it. The Inn is beautiful and the inn keepers are very friendly and helpful. The breakfasts are delicious and abundant and the rooms are beautifully appointed. Portland has so much to see and do. It was great after lots of walking and sightseeing to return to the comfort of...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your sincere comments of your stay here at the "Inn on Carleton" We truly appreciate it. Indeed Portland has much to offer even now in the off season. Love to see you again!

longvalley, nj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made reservations only a week ahead and could only secure a room for Thursday night, they were booked all weekend. How I wish I had booked earlier. The inn was just perfect. We had room 6 on third floor and it was spacious and bathroom was quite large. Leo even carried my bag up! The breakfast was fabulous! Fresh...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts and experience with us at the Inn on Carleton. So happy that you loved your room, the breakfast and outing. We are ideally located so close to many magnificent strolls on the water with breathtaking views. We imagine that is why so many artists flocked here to do their work as well as making...

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Our small group of ten gathered at the Inn on Carleton for the weekend to celebrate a family wedding. Leo and Patty could not have been more accommodating. They helped make the intimacy of the ceremony special and unique. The rooms were lovely with updated bathrooms. The daily breakfasts were an event, with homemade granola, fruit and yogurt and a...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

What a sheer delight to host your intimate ceremony here at the Inn. Such a special day we thank you that you chose our Bed & Breakfast for this special event. So happy to cook a delicious breakfast and have you enjoy David's piano playing. Staying in West End is truly an absolutely ideal location for those that want to...

Anderson, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We stayed at the Inn on Carleton for one night, we wish it could have been for more than one night! The house is absolutely beautiful and the Innkeepers were gracious. There were a lot of thoughtful little touches in the room, including a white noise machine, fall themed details and Dove chocolates. The Innkeeper gave us dinner recommendations and...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

So glad that you enjoyed your one night stay here at the Carleton and Portland. Portland is indeed a city filled with great music, theater and wonderful restaurants and so much more. Dinner is a delight at our eclectic range of restaurants. Thanks, best regards and come again some time.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We stayed at the Inn at Carlton on a short vacation to Portland. Because we called the night before, they did not have the same room available for both nights. However, they were very accommodating, switching our luggage to the new room when we were out during the day. The little details, such as Halloween themed stickers on the toilet...

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CarletonInnkeeper, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review. We do our best with every detail to make our rooms beautiful and comfortable. With the change of seasons as well as various holidays or special days to include that during your stay here. It is fun and interesting. Happy Autumn and Happy Thanksgiving!!!

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Restored 1869 Victorian located in Portland's historic Western Promenade. A short walk to the Portland museum of art, Maine medical, the arts district, the waterfront with shops and fine restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn On Carleton

Address: 46 Carleton St, Portland, ME 04102-3226
Region: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: $171 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn On Carleton 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We stayed in rooms 1 & 3 and they were wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles martispirit14, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“With only six or so rooms, the atmosphere is private and quiet. There's lovely natural lighting and a calming ambience.”
 of 5 bubbles leef4747, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Street side rooms usually noisy but this place is so well built that we heard nothing”
 of 5 bubbles libertycall8107, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We loved the green room on the second floor that faced the street.”
 of 5 bubbles FritzKaren, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room and bath room was separated by a small corridor, feeling like in a small appartment, really great!”
 of 5 bubbles patrickgarcia067, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
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