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Black Bear Inn and Conference Center

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The Black Bear Inn Conference Center & Suites is an award-winning hotel conveniently located at exit 193 of I-95 and minutes from UMaine campus. The hotel is 100% non-smoking and the popular choice for UMaine visitors, conference attendees and tourists from all over the world. Each room offers a refrigerator, microwave, and Keurig coffee maker. Guests can access our free high speed-Wi-Fi. While you're here, enjoy a delicious meal from our on-site cafe, open for dinner from 5-8pm, Monday-Saturday. With 7,560 square feet of conference space, we are the area's premiere destination for weddings, banquets, and corporate events.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free parking
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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We had a delightful stay at the Black Bear Inn while attending a concert at UMO. The staff was very friendly and helpful, rooms were clean and the decor was Black Bear theme. A wonderful breakfast with homemade muffins, waffles and other goodies. Easy to find, right off the
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The staff was wonderful here. Very friendly and helpful. Our room had two double beds and the sheets and pillows were very nice. We had the continental breakfast that they offered for free. The waffles, bagels, cereal and pastries were all good. Overall it was a great stay.
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We have stayed here several times while our son has been attending U Maine at Orono. The staff has been consistently very friendly and quite helpful. The rooms are clean, neat and comfortable. Coffee and cookies most always available in the lobby. There is an included
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The staff is very friendly .Easy check in and out. Continental breakfast is very good.Rooms are very clean and comfortable. Really worth the price! Easy access to U Maine and Bangor. The only downside is there is no pool.But there is plenty to do in and around Orono.
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Out of the beaten path for Maine tourists BUT well worth the drive. Staff was exceptionally helpful and very friendly and actually fun. Rooms were very clean My wife has allergies and asthma and they gave us a super room. A most enjoyable stay. Good places to eat nearby.
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Bear's Den
room#102, has 2 windows on adjacent walls which shed good light into the room.
double queen room on second floor
"Take a room away from the highway.When it snows you hear plows,but not so much of the traffic"
"Facing parking lot side was quieter"
"2nd floor river facing rooms have the best view and balcony"
"If you can stay away from Ground level floor next to the Parking lot"
"I fully enjoyed my corner room with a calm view of nature out my window, with access to outside deck, plus a chair to sit on while relaxing."
USD 111 - USD 157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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