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    Inn at St. John

    939 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3031
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    11 - 15 of 651 reviews

    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Built by a railroad baron more than 100 years ago. Claims to be Portland's oldest continually operating hotel. Quite possibly true, and that makes it interesting. But be aware of two related facts: 1) The location (probably near the location of a long-gone train station)...More

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    Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 10 August 2017

    WhitfieldObserver- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay. We have kept the ascetic European feel of our 120 year old Inn while adding some modern touches for the needs of today's travelers. We believe that sets us apart...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

    Excellent hotel Great room Very well equipped Amazing staff Great breakfast Only drawback it is a long walk to downtown and close to traffic hence a bit noisy and no elevator so you have to climb a lot of stairs But they offered to help...More

    1  Thank Indie75
    Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 1 August 2017

    Indie75- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Maine. It's great to read such wonderful feedback and it makes the staff and I incredibly proud. Hope to see you again in the future!

    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    I had a 6 a.m. flight on my way to an important meeting with the Government the next morning in D.C., so I decided to drive from Damariscotta the night before and stay in Portland for the night. I also wanted to be able to...More

    Thank Tom A
    Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 21 July 2017

    Tom A- Hope you had a great meeting in DC and thank you for the positive comments about your recent stay. With it's world class restaurants, shops, art galleries, music, and local brews, Portland is a great midway point to a lot of destinations. The...More

    Reviewed 15 July 2017

    A lot of little touches make this place great....it has a great vibe, very friendly staff, snacks and drinks are always available and the bed was super comfortable. It's about a 30 min walk to downtown (bus stop is also right across the street) but...More

    Thank frontrowguy
    Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 17 July 2017

    frontrowguy- Thank you for the artist reference and for the wonderful review! Our focus is on detail and a variety of amenities so guests feel welcome and at home while visiting Portland. Thanks again and wish you all the best!

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    We stayed here for a weekend in May and it was perfect. I felt welcomed as soon as I walked in and they are very helpful and accommodating to any questions I had. It is very clean. I loved that they always had cookies and...More

    Thank MegDD1
    Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 13 July 2017

    MegDD1- Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review about your recent stay. From our friendly staff, to a variety of amenities, we try to create an atmosphere that is welcoming and comfortable while folks are visiting the great city of Portland....More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$65 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 39
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    Robyn T
    3 May 2017|
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    Response from Stephani S | Reviewed this property |
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    Response from Amy B | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can walk, it's a little long and up hill going in. We would walk in during the day and take a cab ($7 ish) or bus back.
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    "ground or lower floor. Room with an attached bathroom."
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    "The stairs are very narrow and steep. If that's a problem, stay on the first floor."
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    "First floor is the most convenient to free parking"
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