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Inn at St. John

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939 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3031 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

First of all, the front desk staff were very accommodating and friendly and allowed us an early check-in. This is an old brick building and the rooms are showing its wear and tear. The first night, we stayed in a room on the ground floor...More

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Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 3 days ago

Seagoat96- Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay. As you an imagine with a 120 year old Victorian Inn such as ours, there are constant maintenance and remodeling projects going on. We will take into account your feedback...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at the Inn. The rooms were above and beyond clean and the entire staff was accommodating, helpful and extremely nice. Not to mention the delightful Continental Breakfast in the morning! We also appreciated the cold bottle of water whenever we...More

Thank crgirl319
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 1 week ago

Crgirl319- Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review about your experience with us. We strive to make every guest feel welcome in a clean and comfortable environment. Hope you enjoyed Portland and see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, so this is a tough review to write because on one hand I love the historic building, the beds are great, the room is adorable and the staff is fabulous. BUT. You guys. The location. When we pulled up, my husband was disappointed that...More

1  Thank Got_too_many_dogs
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 1 week ago

Got_too_many_dogs- On behalf of the Inn I would like to apologize for the inconveniences during your stay. We are located on the west end of Portland's peninsula in between popular attractions like the Portland Seadogs (minor league baseball), and Thompson's Point (event venue). Whatever accommodations...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed with family in four rooms. Staff very accommodating. Rooms clean. Older place slightly tired but well maintained. One of the rooms had no windows. Free snacks, coffee, etc. Breakfast pretty average. Rates fluctuate wildly.More

Thank Mark B
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 1 week ago

Mark B- Thank you for choosing the Inn at St. John for your stay in Portland Maine. We consistently perform upgrades, and look at ways to improve our 120 year old European style Inn while trying to keep its charm in tact. Your feedback is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an independent hotel. Very nicely maintained. Very helpful and friendly staff. Our room had a queen sized bed. The room was small with the bed taking up half of the room and making things a little cramped. The bathroom was roomy. No closets....More

Thank schota1
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 2 weeks ago

schota1- Thank you for choosing the Inn at St. John for your stay in Portland, Maine. As advertised on our website as well as other sites, we are a small European style Inn with different room styles to fit a variety of guests needs and...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
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Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
39
Price range
USD 67 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Inn At St. John Hotel Portland
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Inn At St. John Portland, Maine
Location
United States > Maine > Portland
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
39
Price range
USD 67 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Inn At St. John Hotel Portland
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Inn At St. John Portland, Maine
Location
United States > Maine > Portland
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RobynT244
4 May 2017|
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Response from Stephani S | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I am a guest not management.
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CFMvalrico
16 February 2017|
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Response from janet b | Reviewed this property |
Yes - withing walking distance if you like to walk... not too far less than a mile. Good way to walk of the chowder
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Claire B
23 June 2015|
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"Choose a room on the backside of hotel. Room on street front was very noisy with street traffic."
Seagoat96
6 days ago
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"Pick room on the ground floor if you can't climb stairs. Ask for a room with an in room bath."
1parislover
10 Sep. 2018
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"quiet rooms, if can't climb stairs pick first floor-no elevator"
impromptutraveler
11 Aug. 2018
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"There is no elevator and the stairs are steep. There are some excellent rooms on the first floor if stairs..."
514cathieb
15 Jul. 2018
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