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Black Bear Inn and Conference Center

2.5 of 5 4 Godfrey Dr., Orono, ME 04473
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Woodbury, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to stay. Very convenient for our purpose to drop our son off at the University of Maine. I like all the bears!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I would recommend to anyone. Plenty of parking. Staff is very helpful and friendly.

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Orono, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this hotel. The room we stayed in was spacious. There were cute paintings of black bears and black bear quilts on the beds; nice touches. They are pet friendly and are welcoming to the pets as you arrive as well as to the people. There is a decent hotel breakfast--they have waffle makers--and they also opened up the room... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We stayed here for one night because it was close to the University of Maine Orono campus. Very clean hotel, parking adequate, nice rooms and the front desk clerk was very helpful. Breakfast in the morning was a nice feature.

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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Very basic hotel. Easy check in-- wine reception from 5-6pm-- continental breakfast in morning. The rooms are a good size with flat screen TV, fridge and microwave. The quilts on the beds were a nice touch....featuring cabins and black bears! The carpets throughout the hotel were worn and in places torn. Overall an older hotel. The exercise room features more... More 

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Newburyport, Massachusetts
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This hotel is fine place to stay. It was clean all around (lobby, hallways, rooms). The lobby was, in fact, quite homey. They offered wine a check-in and continental breakfast that was satisfying. There was sign that mentioned dinner but we did not notice anything in the dining area although we were checking in during the dinner hours. We would... More 

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Newcastle, On
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Convenient location next to the highway, but didn't find the exterior noise a problem. Nice amenities, spacious room, comfortable bed. We had hoped to grab a bite in the coffee shop which is supposed to be open from 5-8 p.m. but were told it was closed that night with no explanation, so we had to eat out. The only complaint... More 

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Lancing, Tennessee, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We made reservations before we left Tennessee and was happy with what we found when we arrived at the Hotel. The grounds were clean, parking adequate and the front desk clerk was very helpful. The inside of the hotel was clean and homey. Our room was a good size so we didn't feel crampt also it was very clean. Breakfast... More 

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Portland, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Room was clean. Bed was comfortable, although the pillows seemed smaller than an average pillow. Service was friendly. Stayed while taking professional exams in conference portion, no where more convenient for when an exam is on the premises.

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Harwinton, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Nice place to stay. Only real complaint was that it was a bit noisy. Woken up a couple of times by guests in hallway. Not sure how big the people upstairs are, but they sounded huge based on their footsteps. Bed was a bit hard for my taste, but my wife slept well, so that may vary based in the... More 

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Pelham, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Overall, we had a great two nights at the hotel. Room was clean and a great size. Staff was friendly and responsive. Unfortunately, the door to our room opened to the vending machines. We didn't notice that when we checked in. But at 6:30 AM, the Pepsi delivery guy decided that was the right time to not only fill up... More 

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Additional Information about Black Bear Inn and Conference Center

Address: 4 Godfrey Dr., Orono, ME 04473
Location: United States > Maine > Orono
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Black Bear Inn and Conference Center 2.5*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Black Bear Hotel Orono
Best Western Orono
Orono Best Western
Black Bear Inn And Conference Center Orono, Maine

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