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Bristol, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an awesome stay at the Inn. The location is great within walking distance to great restaurants and downtown. The gourmet breakfast was wonderful. Leo gave great restaurant and sightseeing suggestions. Saturday & Sunday morning included a serenade on the piano while we ate. We would definitely stay again. Cathy M.

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Leo M, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Appreciate your feedback always and please do come back in another season. Portland has something to offer in every season. David does pop in from time to time to play and sing some of his show tunes for a guests to hear. Lucky you!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inn on Carelton is the perfect little getaway B&B in Portland. The hosts are very nice, willing to be as involved and offer advice or as left alone as you want. The Inn is within walking distance to restaurants and bars. Breakfast is included and is delicious!

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Leo M, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Happy to hear from you and so nice that you enjoyed your stay. Leo and I do our best to help and guide you in the right direction but at the same time recognize that this is your time to do as you please. Love cooking breakfast to start your day off perfectly.

Westford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Inn for two nights during a visit to the area. Leo was very accommodating with his knowledge of the area and suggestions on what to see and where to eat. It was a healthy walk to downtown only because of the brisk weather, but it really is in a nice location as far as walking distance...

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Leo M, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Here in the West End is an ideal location to take in the best of Portland just a wee bit quieter but still offering fantastic restaurants within minutes and the Portland art museum as well as the Longfellow House just ten minutes walking distance to pop in. Appreciate your kind comments and staying with us.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Kind innkeepers, delicious breakfast, clean rooms and walking distance to Old Port. My wife and I had a wonderful stay for a single night. We drove to Portland on a whim and rang the Inn on Carleton's bell hoping for vacancy. They were quite accommodating. Really though, the first sentence . subject says it all.

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Leo M, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

We love walk-ins. To show you our inn is our pleasure. One night however is not enough even in the off season. Please come back again sometime to really take in what Portland has to offer. Thanks for staying with us.

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We always wanted to visit New England and experience this part of our nation. The trip was delightful, the lighthouses were fabulous, and the Inn on Carleton was a great place to stay. There were several nice restaurants in walking distance as well.

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Leo M, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Portland is still beautiful in the winter months with snow to take in the coastline and lighthouses. The fresh air is delightful and invigorating and then to come back to a cozy inn is just so special. Thanks for letting us know how much you liked your stay here.

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent nights stay, good recommendations for restaurants and walks, breakfast was beautifully cooked and the lounge and bedroom tastefully decorated. The only small issue was no tea or coffee seemed to be available in the lounge in the evening

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Leo M, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Glad you had a great stay here. Thank you kindly. We do offer tea time in the afternoon with cookies for our guests to enjoy. Our guests are dining out at all the great restaurants in the evening. So many to choose from in the West End as well as in the Old Port.

Houston
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay and the location worked perfectly for visiting our daughter who lived close by. The Inn is beautiful and an easy walk to many of the shopping and eating areas. Patty and Leo were terrific hosts and served a delicious breakfast. Thanks and we look forward to a return visit.

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

We so welcome guests who are visiting family in the neighborhood. We strive to make your stay great. Thank you kindly and hope to see you again. The West End has so many historical homes each with their own stories.

Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 December 2016

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

The Inn on Carleton tries their best to make your stay memorable and enjoyable. We love preparing a hearty, delicious breakfast for our guests to start off their day with. Our piano player is indeed a treat. Thanks for staying with us.

Reviewed 3 December 2016

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

Happy to hear that you had a great stay. Portland is a city where one can walk to all of our great restaurants, galleries, shops in the Old Port or just stay here in the West End and take in the neighborhood places. Beautiful during the holidays. Even in the Winter there is enough to do. We appreciate your thoughtful...

Etna, Maine
Reviewed 1 December 2016 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.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: $165 - $269 (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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