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Hampton Inn Portland Downtown - Waterfront

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   209 Fore St, Portland, ME
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Stamford, Connecticut, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night after a 10 hr ferry ride from Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. In a lovely location near beautiful cafes and restaurants, 5 minus walking distant and near lovely local stores along the harbour. Super service, quick, prompt and convenient - would definitely go back! (Also impressive room interior decor and style)

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Guilford, Maine
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a pricey hotel for the area and state, but the location is perfect! There was a concert on the pier the night we stayed, so it was great for us with no traveling involved after the show. The staff was excellent. Nicole was extremely helpful when I confirmed my reservation and the rest of the staff followed suit.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A fantastic hotel. It's fairly new very clean and comfortable. the front desk staff was welcoming and gave good restaurant suggestions in the area. The walk is very close to all the downtown restaurants and shops. Behind the hotel is an amazing oyster bar you must check out if you at all like those. Duck fats is also close behind... More

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Portland, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Staff is friendly and helpful, and the location is perfect === close enough to walk to tourist activities but not close enough to have any disturbing noise. Rooms are large, clean, have fridge and micro, and have plenty of outlets for technology devices.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great time at the Hampton Inn in Portland. We stayed for 5 nights. The room was large and clean. The bathroom as large and clean. The staff was very nice and helpful. The location was central and close to most things you wanted to see in Portland. I would especially mention the folks who worked the breakfast... More

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Rockport, Maine
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just spent 3 nights. Great location within walking distance to all Portland has to offer. Staff is super friendly and go out of the way to be helpful. Rooms are spacious and clean. Was equipped with a refrigerator, microwave pandora coffee maker. Daily breakfast was an added bonus. Fresh fruit, eggs, breakfast meats, potatoes, cereal.. Really anything you could want.... More

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nice, clean standard hotel. The staff were friendly, especially the breakfast staff. The rooms are spacious and we had a water view from the third floor. The location is ideal. You can walk about two blocks to the Casco Bay Ferry terminal and the Old Port area, but you are not in the middle of all the... More

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Chisholm, Minnesota
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the nicest Hampton Inn we EVER have stayed at. It is in a great location within walking distance to shops, the water, and excellent restaurants. The rooms were SPOTLESS. Everything looked brand new. The best part was that it was GIGANTIC and VERY gorgeous. Also every room contains a small fridge and a microwave oven. The Hampton Hot... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Can't beat the location of this hotel on fore street. Two fantastic restaurants (eventide & east ender) are on the same block, the ferry is down the street, and the city's beautiful park is a half mile away. Even the attached micro brewery (Sebago) brews some damn tasty beverages. As far as the hotel itself, $299 is pretty expensive for... More

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Summit, New Jersey
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights here in Portland, ME and we were delighted with the selection on all counts. The room was very nice, airy, clean and just fine for what we were looking for. We enjoyed the FREE breakfasts each morning in the breakfast room...ample selections, helpful servers, good assortment and fast replenishments when needed. Staff was very attentive...a lovely... More

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Pete W, General Manager at Hampton Inn Portland Downtown - Waterfront, responded to this review

I certainly appreciate the kind comments made about the hotel and staff. Thank you so much. Please come see us again. We would be honored to be of service. Sincerely, Pete Wagner General Manager More

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Address: 209 Fore St, Portland, ME
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Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hampton Inn Portland Downtown - Waterfront 2.5*
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Portland #3 Family Hotel in Portland #4 Business Hotel in Portland
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The Hampton Inn® Portland/Downtown - Waterfront hotel is nestled in the city's Old Port District and offers breathtaking views of lovely Casco Bay and the historic waterfront. Stroll along the cobblestone streets as you explore the many boutiques, museums, galleries and bustling cafes. There's so much to see and do within walking distance of our Portland hotel! ... more   less 
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