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Black Bear Inn and Conference Center

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Room & Suite (18)
Dining (4)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“black beans”(54 reviews)
“open house”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
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...
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Location and contact
4 Godfrey Dr, Orono, ME 04473-3610
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14.9 km to Bangor Intl Airport
10 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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All reviewsblack beansopen housecontinental breakfastwine and cheese receptionroom was cleancollege visitwaffle ironvisiting umainecookiesmake your own wafflesoff the highwaynova scotiagreat place to stayvery nice hotelfridge and microwavebagelspleasant stay
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We needed to find a hotel on short notice in or around Bangor for one night. We had previously stayed in one of the chain hotels in Bangor. However, Black Bear Inn’s price was so much lower for the late booking. Although the hotel is...More

Thank AnnfromBrookline
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 28 October 2017

My wife and I have stayed at the Black Bear Inn on numerous occasions and it just keeps getting better. Not only were the rooms spotless and spacious with a comfy decor, welcoming beds and namesake quilted bedspreads, the huge flatscreen television was a much...More

Thank Bruce W
Response from TraceyWhitten1, Owner at Black Bear Inn and Conference CenterResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. You must have met Anthony for the wine reception and Jana in the am. Hope to see you again the next time you visit Orono.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice rooms, excellent staff, attention to details important in choosing a place to stay! Enjoyed the free cookies, free wine and cheese, and breakfast. Can't go wrong stopping here. Also was able to walk across to the small mall and have a gluten-free organic meal....More

Thank cara871
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night in late June for college orientation. The staff was courteous, breakfast was great, nothing spectacular, but the area was clean and the assortment decent. Our room was clean and comfortable. Close and easy access to Maine. Perfect.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Stayed to attend the special Olympics. Price of room was doubled for this weekend{Thanks for you support Black Bear}. Stayed in Honeymoon suite all that was avail. Shower stall ,not tub with hole in sheetrock where shower came out of wall. Comfy bed room dated...More

Thank Jeff C
Response from University Inn A, Manager at Black Bear Inn and Conference CenterResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that our property didn't meet you expectations. The room that you stayed in is our Two Room Honeymoon suite with a Whirlpool Jacuzzi and Massage Chair. Please note that you did not pay double what the normal rate of the...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
USD 127 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 127 - USD 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (31)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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"Very comfortable 2-queen mini-suite."
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"Stay in a room away from I95"
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"near highway easy on and off pet freindly"
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"I think all rooms are good."
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