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Mercury Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The Mercury was everything they promised- efficient, clean, and caring. My boyfriend and I opted in for the seemless check-in so we followed instructions and didn't interact with anyone to park or check-in. We received a text message code to enter the front door; thereafter we found directions in the foyer to our room with simple explanation of how the...

Thank Acbrow11
Freeport, Maine
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A friend and I decided to take a quick 1 night getaway in Portland, ME. We wanted something cozy, clean, within walking distance of downtown (for us that was less than, a mile) and affordable. The Mercury Inn meet all of those criteria but exceeded them in so many ways. Our room was small, just right, cozy with soft sheets,...

Thank Mary L
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Room was very clean, and had pretty much every amenity we needed. The sustainability aspect was great and much appreciated. Part of the reason we stayed there was due to their emphasis to be eco-friendly. The breakfast was fantastic, and great for us as vegetarians.

Thank Manan T
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Super friendly and attentive service with a nice, mellow energy. Comfortable, very clean rooms and a simple, delicious breakfast, fantastic coffee, and local fermented hot sauce on hand. Wide movie and book collection and well appointed communal lounge area on 2nd floor with cozy stove, nice seating set up and a good tea selection for an afternoon of reading in...

Thank Loren D
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great one night stay here. It was within walking distance to the State Theater. Tim had great suggestions on where to have dinner. Breakfast was spectacular--loved the cheese grits and homemade blueberry muffins!!

Thank otz
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much for the wonderful array of delicious and healthy foods. Vegan, gluten free and vegetarian options abound and everything was fantastic. Also appreciated was the tea and coffee available at all times. The room had a nice reading nook and we were very comfortable.

Thank Kristen T
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Visiting from London was lucky to stay at the Mercury Inn for 3 nights. Tim, the owner and host, is extremely welcoming and was so helpful in giving great local advice on where to visit, eat and drink which if visiting Portland is crucial as there are so many amazing options. The location of the Mercury Inn is perfect for...

Thank ThomWight
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Mercury Inn is the perfect home base for visiting Portland. It's centrally-located, with a quirky-stylish vibe (in true local style) and many unique little flourishes, from the blue and gold lobster wallpaper in the entryway to the repurposed mess hall table in the dining room. The breakfast, lovingly prepared each day by the innkeeper, is fantastic and features various...

Thank Myra B
Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Where to start on how amazing our stay was at the Mercury Inn. I guess we will start at the beginning. We opted to park on the street and had no issues finding a spot. There were many spaces available. Self check in (if you want it), it could not be any easier. You get a text with the entry...

2Thank RDigirolomo
Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My friend and I stayed at the Mercury Inn for just a night, but we wish it was longer! Our room (IV) was spacious and tastefully decorated. The breakfast was delicious and the owner was friendly and accessible. The common areas are adorable and comfortable (I especially loved the gold lobster wallpaper!) It's located in a nice, residential area of...

1Thank Kelsey S

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mercury Inn is a modern, sustainable inn in the heart of downtown Portland. Featuring locally-sourced breakfast made fresh every morning in-house, Mercury Inn is welcoming destination for any kind of traveler. Each guest room has been carefully designed to compliment the unique character of this classic Victorian building that has been welcoming travelers for over 20 years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mercury Inn

Address: 273 State St, Portland, ME 04101-2318 (Formerly Parkside Parrot Inn)
Region: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: $74 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mercury Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Wild Iris Hotel Portland
Mercury Inn Portland, Maine
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“Read the descriptions for the rooms, they will let you know what there is and if the room will meet your needs.”
maryl403, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The luxury suite was fantastic, but having one of the second floor is a little bit more convenient, as it's next to the water/coffee area.”
  • One of the two rooms in the big suite.
manant2017, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room #3 is very nice”
davisjar, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room IV is big but the (still-worth it-huge) bathroom is down the hall.”
331terryl, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I have heard room 4 is fantastic, but we were delighted with ours.”
strindberg101, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
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