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Inn at St. John

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“no elevator”(70 reviews)
“private bath”(71 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

We were in Portland to attend a concert and found the Inn at St. John via an internet search. Reviews were good, price was right, and it was close to the concert location, so we booked a room. A very pleasant stay. No elevators, but...More

1  Thank Chet B
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 4 weeks ago

Chet B- Thank you choosing the Inn at St John for your stay in Portland, Maine. Our Inn is centrally located near several concert venues in the city. Your positive feedback with regards to cleanliness and and amenities are greatly appreciated. Thank you for recommending...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This was our second stay at the Inn. Due to an oversight on our part we booked a room with the bathroom down the hall (9A) and couldn’t change it because it was booked through a booking app (Hotels.com). I wasn’t happy, but it was...More

1  Thank JeanYHZ
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 4 weeks ago

Jean YHZ- Thank you for being a valued return guest with us here at the Inn. Your positive feedback with regards to cleanliness, t.v. and internet service are greatly appreciated. We are sorry you didn't get to stay in the room you wished to. Feel...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

With forecast of major snow "bomb" and an out-patient procedure at the ME Medical Center just across the street, we decided to stay the night at the Inn at St. John. Given my post-op state of mind, the staff could not have been more pleasant...More

1  Thank sofree
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 11 January 2018

Sofree- We are thrilled to have been your cozy and relaxing resting spot during the storm. Our European Inn offers great service and clean well appointed rooms in a comfortable relaxing setting. We are the perfect Inn for romantic getaways or for anyone that prefers...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

I stayed here for one night, a great price with my own private bath ! What a wonderful historic hotel ! Great accommodations, very cozy and comfortable room, wonderfully decorated and great breakfast in the morning !! Definitely would stay here again !!! Great history...More

1  Thank janetrobinson2001
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 11 January 2018

janetrobinson2001- Thank you for choosing the Inn at St. John for your recent stay in Portland, Maine. We greatly appreciate the wonderful comments and are glad you had a nice stay.

Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I can’t give this place enough compliments. It’s in a perfect location, within 5 miles of everything, amazing customer service, cozy rooms and nice private bathrooms. The only bad thing is the breakfast is limited to bagels and pastries.

1  Thank Tyler Q
Response from Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. JohnResponded 11 January 2018

Tyler Q- Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review about your recent stay with us here at the Inn. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again sometime soon.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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US$63 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$63 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Robyn T
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 Amy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can walk, it's a little long and up hill going in. We would walk in during the day and take a cab ($7 ish) or bus back.
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"A diagram of the room layout would be helpful because you need to pick a specific room when making a..."
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"We had a room on the back side. A front room might be a bit noisier. Also, if stairs are a problem ask for..."
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"very comfy and great history !"
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"Some stairs to get to some rooms so check if that is an issue, and some rooms private bathrooms are really..."
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