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The Francis

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747 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3305 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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3.5 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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All reviews original woodwork boutique hotel hardwood floors chef nick local snacks glass door bath products mini bar within walking distance arts district on site parking front desk directly across the street historic building fantastic stay sized bed art museum
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Francis last week We were impressed at the renovation of this hotel, bed linens, towels, robes were top notch We stayed in the lower level room 001. I had read a review advising not to choose this room...More

Thank Venture566110
Response from AnthonyD3949, Owner at The FrancisResponded 1 week ago

Venture, Thank you for taking the time to give us your thoughts on your stay with us. I see we did not meet our standards in the hotel and as a result your stay was a bit up and down. I apologize for the inconsistency...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a Sunday night. The hotel was charming and a great locale. The front desk staff was super friendly and helpful. They questioned me about my stay and offered to help with any dinner reservations or guidance to Portland. Of note, they...More

Thank David S
Response from AnthonyD3949, Owner at The FrancisResponded 1 week ago

David, Thank you so much for your kind words. I will be sure to let our staff know of your praises. All the best,

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Francis for two nights recently and were very pleased with the light and airy common spaces which include a lounge and bar with comfortable chairs and settees. The staff at reception and in the bar were charming and helpful. We were...More

Thank MUNIZO
Response from AnthonyD3949, Owner at The FrancisResponded 1 week ago

Munizo, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback on your stay, we take all of it seriously. I am glad you found our staff helpful and loved our bar. As the summer is weening we have a number of projects on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this place - quaint, comfortable, friendly people, and all the services we needed, including location - easy to walk to places in the downtown area. We will return to The Francis when we return to Portland. It's a great place.

Thank Mike M
Response from AnthonyD3949, Owner at The FrancisResponded 2 weeks ago

Mike, Thank you for this review and we hope you can make it back again. Thanks,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks for a good stay. Your staff is attentive and caring, we loved every single minute of it. Mikayla was helpful and helped us find a good spot for dinner since the hotel restaurant was closed. The only flaw was the construction next door which...More

Thank Natacha U
Response from AnthonyD3949, Owner at The FrancisResponded 2 weeks ago

Natacha, Thank you so much for your kind words and I'll be sure to let Michaella know of your praise. It is true, the construction is a pain and we really hope it will be finished ASAP. All the best,

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About
Description
The Francis is a 15-room boutique hotel and spa located in a historic building in Portland's West End. Attached to the hotel is BSC, a highly-rated neighborhood restaurant serving creative American fare More in an intimate setting. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 139 - USD 357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Francis Portland, Maine
Location
United States > Maine > Portland
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 139 - USD 357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Francis Portland, Maine
Location
United States > Maine > Portland
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Location
Full view
86Good for walkers
Grade: 86 out of 100
236Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
68Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Room Tips
"We loved the suite on the third floor with the cool ceiling."
YourRoyalHighness1
9 Sep. 2018
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"I booked at the last minute and paid top dollar. It looked like there were better values if booked in..."
diannechampion39
27 Aug. 2018
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"Avoid room 001"
T4766QKjonathanc
26 Aug. 2018
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"Very comfortable newly remodeled "
Mobile496328
8 Aug. 2018
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