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Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I loved this place and plan to go back next time I'm in Portland. It is a beautiful old Victorian Inn on the outside and luxurious on the inside. Staff is so friendly and accommodating. They serve a Continental breakfast and also keep snacks and drinks out for guests. The beds are comfortable and even though the bathroom was not...

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Waterford, Connecticut
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The inn at St. John is one of the hidden gems of Portland. Not a lot of amenities but a beautiful clean spacious room. And free parking which is hard to find in Portland. The people manning the front desk were so helpful in the continental breakfast was very nice.

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review about your recent stay. Our well appointed and clean rooms offer a cozy and relaxing space for travelers to feel right at home. Our staff is always friendly, helpful and informative should folks have any questions while visiting Portland. Your review is greatly appreciated and we hope to see...

Newark, NJ
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were in Portland during the off season, but not too off season. Got a great rate and the hotel is close-ish to downtown and close to the airport. The place has an old world feel but the amenities of a modern hotel. Super nice people. My room was huge, nicely appointed, with a modern bathroom, all amenities, and nice...

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

markl20202- Thank you for choosing the Inn at St john for your stay in Portland, Maine. We try to strike a balance between offering modern amenities while trying to keep the Victorian charm of the building. Our friendly staff does everything that can to make sure every guest has a comfortable and relaxing stay. The Inn is centrally located in...

Rockport, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago

My choice for cosy stay in Portland Maine, staff is genuinely warm and helpful! I had already checked out and didn't notice that my wallet had fallen out of my coat in closet,so I'd like to especially thank Bobbi, one of the maids who scoured room quickly and found it for me!Another employee named Will who had been shoveling snow...

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

D2426WHalex- Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review about your recent stay and our helpful staff. A big part of our success and who we are as a company has a lot to do with our friendly staff. They always go above and beyond to help whenever possible. Every detail matters, that's why we put a...

Waverley, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No elevator, so be prepared to walk up stairs to your room ... Perhaps MANY stairs. Very nice, informative welcome from Glen. Extremely clean, warm and well appointed, but our room was very small (which was ok), but the bed seemed unusually small for a double. No hot water in the evening. Close to restaurants. Breakfast included but seating is...

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

JeanYHZ- Thank you for your comments about your recent stay. We advertise throughout our website and when booking directly through us that we do not have elevators in the building but are always willing to help guests with luggage to and from their room. We have a variety of room styles and sizes to fit any guest needs or budget...

Gardiner, Maine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't usually review places but I had business in Portland and an impending snowstorm convinced me to come a night early to avoid the travel conditions. I researched many hotels/inns in Portland and the Inn at St. John's caught my eye based on reviews and the convenient location to everything in downtown Portland (8 minutes from Old Port.) A...

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

leelee3500- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay and are thrilled you had a pleasant time with us. We take pride in the excellent reviews guests have given us and work hard every day to insure everyone has comfortable and enjoyable accommodations. Thanks again and wish you the very best!

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We've left with the impression that only THE NICEST people work at The Inn. Regarding the building itself, it is very nice. Furniture is beautiful, rooms are charming. Our private bathroom (at room 5A) was a small one, with the ceiling on the shower being particularly low. The steep stairs can be a challenge - specially for those with big...

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

AdreSalgado- Thank you for writing such a wonderful review about our friendly staff and decor! We pay close attention to every detail inside the Inn, review all comments online and are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us. It's nice to know all the work that goes into running a European Inn such as this is appreciated. Thanks again and...

Rochdale, UK
Reviewed 30 November 2016

On arrival, the staff on reception gave a really warm welcome. Check in was quick and easy and we were allocated our room. The room itself was at the end of the corridor, and our bathroom was on the same floor but a few doors down (locked with a key, and for our room’s use only). There was no trouble...

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Klee_baker- Thank you for choosing the Inn at St. John for your stay. Our friendly staff takes pride in providing wonderful service to every guest. We offer a variety of amenities to insure everyone has all they need while visiting the great City of Portland. Your comments are greatly appreciated and we are thrilled you had such a good time.

Jackman, Maine
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Loved this place, Was worried about not having a bathroom in my room. I had my own private one across the hall. I liked it so much better, You put everything you need in there and there is no lugging or forgetting something, The staff was great, so helpful in everyway. I felt like I was being spoiled, Very clean....

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

point61- We are thrilled to have been "One of the best stays" for your time in Portland. Our goal is to make sure everyone feels at home in a clean and friendly atmosphere. Thanks again and hope to see you in the future.

Reviewed 29 November 2016

This place is clean cozy and adorable. It has a romantic feel to it. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The snacks and waters are a nice bonus. We go to Portland for concerts and we will stay there again.

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Danielle M- We are so glad to have been your "Excellent Find" while staying in Portland for your concert. The Inn is centrally located to many venues on Portland's peninsula offering competitive rates, clean and cozy rooms in a friendly atmosphere. Can't wait to see you again for your next concert!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Inn at St. John

Address: 939 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3031
Region: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: $80 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn at St. John 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Ask if the baths are in the room, some are shared, but was never a problem for us.”
 of 5 bubbles Angelofmcy, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“5A is a beautiful room. Facing the back of the building, it is not noisy at all. The tiny shower could be a problem for VERY BIG people.”
 of 5 bubbles AndreSalgado, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There's no elevators, so if stairs are an issue, go with the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles daniellemI5214NE, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We love 101 and 108 because of the proximity to the lobby!”
 of 5 bubbles 440janh, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“get your own room with bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles cecelaine25, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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