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University Inn Academic Suites

2.5 of 5 Motel   |   5 College Avenue, Orono, ME 04473
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Orono
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marian T Hockessin, Delaware
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hockessin, Delaware
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't mean to complain. Everyone was extremely nice and helpful, but that bed wasn't firm and I felt as though I was in a hole....There was a crack between the door and the wall - a great deal of light came into the room and I had a hard time sleeping....But the breakfast was great. The fresh fruit wonderful.... More

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Bowie, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice well kept room and good free continental breakfast with a lot of options. Checking in and checking out was very easy, Swimming pool area clean, loads of parking spaces. Fridge and microwave in the room and 2 complimentary bottle water and some chocolates were in the room. will definitely come back, very close to Umaine.

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Raymond, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we did not have time to enjoy the opening of the "Sip and Dip" at the pool, our room was perfect and the breakfast was very satisfying . We have never had the time to take advantage of the various activities available

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

If you are a fan of privately run independent hotels this is one of the best. Clean, friendly, and accommodating. Considering the physical facility is over 50 years old it has been updated and cared for remarkably well.

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Southbury, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

What a wonderful surprise it was to find the University Inn in Orono. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Rooms were exceptionally comfortable and clean. I felt right at home from the moment I arrived. The price was amazing and a free breakfast included. The view from my balcony was so pretty. Go there if you are ever in the... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I had a great stay at the University Inn in Orono. Some of the furniture is a little run down but there's a great breakfast and the location is amazing, with easy access to U of Maine and downtown Orono.

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Marina del Rey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I've stayed at this hotel several times now as my daughter attended the University of Maine Orono. We just stayed for graduation weekend last week and had a truly wonderful time. The hotel was in gorgeous condition! The grounds had fresh flowers , daffodils and blue lupins. The beds were nice and firm and seemed pretty new. The bathroom had... More

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Brunswick, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I have stayed at the University Inn at least seven times in the past 14 years. In the past two visits they have renovated! The outside and inside look brand new! The pool looks great, although I have never been in it due to the weather when I visit. The staff is accommodating and friendly. The location is great for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Location can't be beat with easy walk to downtown restaurants in one direction and UMO Campus in the other. They have worked hard to upkeep this older independent property, and although you can see the signs of age if you look for them overall it is clean, bright, and comfortable. The full hot breakfast is definitely a plus, but it... More

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Danbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great Inn next the river and by the University of Maine. We were on first floor and it looks like all was redone lately. New carpet smell in hallway and were pleasantly clean room. Sliding glass door to either your car in parking lot or grass by the river. Very good breakfast and excellent service. Only draw back for being... More

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Address: 5 College Avenue, Orono, ME 04473
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Location: United States > Maine > Orono
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — University Inn Academic Suites 2.5*
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University Hotel Academic
University Motel Academic
University Inn Academic Suites Orono, Maine

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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Overlooking the Stillwater River in the charming college town of Orono, University Inn Academic Suites is committed to Downeast hospitality. We are within walking distance to some of downtown Orono's finest restaurants and driving distance to many attractions of Downeast Maine. Our property has access to the Stillwater River with some of the best fishing in Maine. Being only 1/2 of a mile from the University of Maine, we are the closest accommodations around, as well as also minutes from the Bangor Mall and LL Bean and many historic sites, including day trips to Acadia National Park , Baxter State Park and the Moosehead Lake Region. The University Inn is a family run Inn with a newly renovated building. All of our spacious rooms have private balconies with many of them overlooking the river, as well as a refrigerator, microwave and Keurig coffee maker. Our seasonal outdoor heated pool with bar service is the perfect way to relax or spend time with friends & family. We offer free wireless in all of our rooms, complimentary hot breakfast, fitness & recreation center, a smoke free and environmentally conscious building and limited pet friendly rooms. ... more   less 
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