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West End Inn

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A gracious 1871 townhouse in Portland, Maine's, Historic District. The West End Inn offers classic hospitality and freshly prepared breakfasts in a quiet, tree-lined residential neighborhood. Steps from the Western Promenade. Near Arts District, museums, Old Port area and award-winning restaurants. Off-street parking. Short drive to State Parks, lighthouses, lobster pounds, and premium shopping. Fly to PWM, drive 2 hours from Boston or take the Amtrak Downeaster, then relax and enjoy!
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Residential Neighbourhood
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Location
Full view
74Somewhat walkable
Grade: 74 out of 100
153Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
43Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The five-star reviews don’t lie. Victoria was born to be an innkeeper, and she creates a Portland experience you won’t soon forget. From the breakfast delights and tasteful decor, to the afternoon cookies and attention to every detail, the inn is the perfect spot for...More

Thank K2thefab
Response from victorialeehood, Owner at West End InnResponded 5 days ago

Dear K2thefab, Thank you for choosing the Inn for your recent visit to Portland. It was a true pleasure to host your stay and I'm sincerely grateful that it was one of your top inn experiences. Our hospitality comes from the heart, and your positive...More

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 8 September 2018

As far as we’re concerned, Victoria Hood, owner of the West End Inn has set an all new high in B & B management! Her property is lovely, set in an historic neighborhood, blissfully tucked away from all the tourists on Portland’s east side. There,...More

Thank Marla N
Response from victoria h, Owner at West End InnResponded 10 September 2018

Dear Marla N, Thank you for your recent stay and for your generous compliments. I'm delighted that your experience was blissful and that the breakfast dishes and afternoon treats inspired you to remember them in detail! Thank you also for mentioning the daily cleaning of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Westend Inn is everything! Great location, historic building, luxurious amenities, gourmet food, casual yet very elegant service. Perfect for romantic getaways, sightseeing in Portland, nearby restaurants in one of the nation’s premier food towns, and finding an oasis of quiet comfort in a hectic...More

Thank Flyer43283006850
Response from victorialeehood, Owner at West End InnResponded 5 days ago

Dear Flyer, Thank you for your recent stay and for your gracious review. I'm delighted and grateful to know that the Inn provided an elegant, peaceful oasis for you, and I hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again in future! Thank you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Victoria is a gracious host and offers exceptional service in a beautiful Inn. Great location within walking distance to restaurants and downtown. She clearly took time and effort to decorate with high quality furnishings and style. Beds are comfortable and the Inn is quiet. A...More

Thank Repacking
Response from victorialeehood, Owner at West End InnResponded 5 days ago

Dear Repacking, Thank you for your recent visit and for your kind review. It was a pleasure to host your trip to Portland and I'm so pleased that the Inn's ambience and amenities made your stay comfortable and relaxing. As the breakfast chef, I'm truly...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

For starters, the inn is immaculate, and decorated in a quaint, yet overly comfortable way where you hardly feel your staying away from your own home. Secondly, the inn keeper, Victoria, is simply a foreigner to Maine's best friend! She's warm and charming and all...More

Thank Ryan M
Response from victorialeehood, Owner at West End InnResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ryan M, Thank you for your stay at the Inn and for taking time to write such a kind review. I'm delighted that you were comfortable here and that the ideas about places to eat and things to see in Portland and Boston were...More

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Linda D
8 August 2017|
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Response from philosopher43 | Reviewed this property |
Howdy, Linda, We stayed at the West End Inn a few months ago and, as I recall, the rates were in line with most of the other B&B's we checked out. On the other hand, the experience is worth every cent. Victoria is a great... More
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LI R
1 October 2015|
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Typically, there are always cabs available at baggage claim when you arrive. There is an information booth as well. The person working the booth will assist if for some reason there are no taxis. In addition, we can provide... More
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"Any room would be a fine place to stay!"
O8002PGryanm
1 week ago
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"We loved the smaller room at the back of the third floor. It was quiet and cozy."
DaveBrooklyn124
7 Oct. 2018
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"The staff is so accommodating and will be able to assist you directly based on your personal preferences."
reppop
7 Sep. 2018
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"3rd floor rooms are very quiet"
GennaH585
28 Aug. 2018
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