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Portland Harbor Hotel

468 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101
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Ranked #4 of 18 hotels in Portland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    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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    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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Birmingham, Alabama
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26 reviews 26 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have stayed here several times and have yet to be disappointed! This hotel is in the center of everything, has a delicious (however not included) breakfast, offers complimentary transportation, and has a great staff! The staff did a great job when I stayed here this late August, they really were willing to go out of their way for me.... More

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

We read the reviews before booking this hotel and took advice of many recommendations and booked rooms facing the inner courtyard. Rooms were quiet, clean and so comfortable. Hotel was in the middle of everything - made it easy to walk everywhere. Staff was very friendly. Loved the morning coffee service on our floor! They picked us up at the... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In the heart of Portland, literally step out the door and you are on Four street where all the pubs and bars are, walk a block to the Harbor. Very nice outdoor area and bar. Food was excellent. Rooms were are excellent. Not a cheap hotel, if you are looking for value try, LaQuinta for $100, its a $3 taxi... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is in a perfect location for strolling the downtown area. Rooms are smallish but were clean and the linens very nice. The hotel did send an email disclosing street noise, however it is not just street noise it is loud band noise with the constant beat of a base...pretty annoying . This is not under the control of... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was beautiful and our window overlooked the inner courtyard. Bedding/linens were comfortable and the bathroom was great. I got really sick for 24 out of the 48 hours I was in the Portland and so I really got my money's worth with this hotel room. If I was going to be completely incapacitated and sick on vacation, this... More

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Plantation, Florida
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ideally situated in downtown Portland, we stayed 1 night here with our family of 4 during our New England summer vacation. Very clean and comfortable. Hotel staff was very friendly. Comfortable bicycles (with helmets and locks) are available at the hotel for free rental and we thoroughly enjoyed exploring the shore trails with them! Being we were only there for... More

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Olympia, Washington
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Portland Harbor for a conference. Truly a beautiful hotel. I arrived a couple hours early and was allowed to check in right away. I was surprised with a water view. The room was nicely decorated though oddly shaped - was at the end of a hallway so a long, narrow room. Mattress was a little firm for... More

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Budd Lake, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed at the Portland Harbor Hotel on a tour of New England with the family. Loved everything about the hotel from the room, the food, the location to the staff. Being that this was a family stay we rented a King executive Suite and a Executive Jacuzzi Suite (the two rooms connected) which was PERFECT for my family...provided a... More

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Brenda G, Manager at Portland Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide this lovely 5 Star review of our hotel. The Executive Suite and connecting king bedded room, are perfect for families such as yours and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We pride ourselves on providing every guests with the high levels of service and attention to details, such as you... More

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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81 reviews 81 reviews
69 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Portland Harbor Hotel How can this still exist, an hotel that looks as if in 50 years the interior has not been changed or updated, yes it may have been renovated but not renewed or adapted to modern design, the interior reminds of hotels in the late 1980s, too much brown, lack of distinction, atmosphere. Its hard to get your... More

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Brenda G, Manager at Portland Harbor Hotel, responded to this review

We understand that our unique boutique style hotel may not be perfectly suitable to everyone. We hope that our guests that choose to stay with us, have done so after utilizing the many on line tools such as Trip Advisor and our hotel web site in order to make an informed decision. Our staff and management strive to exceed our... More

New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, it's not on the harbor, but I don't think any of the hotels in Portland are on the harbor. You can see the harbor from many of the rooms and you can certainly hear and smell it. Mostly in a good way. If you have never been to Portland Maine, then this is the area of town you want... More

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Address: 468 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101
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Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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