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Portland Harbor Hotel

468 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Portland Harbor Hotel has been a favorite of mine for several years now, I have fond memories of spending evenings celebrating birthdays, or self-love "just because" occassions. In particular, i've had a great deal of fun staying at the hotel with a best friend-- the front desk is incredibly knowledgeable about the various restaurants in the Old Port area,... More 

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Rockville, Rhode Island
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are no words to describe how incredibly accommodating the staff at this hotel are. My husband blew out a tire at the Hyatt across the street and I needed to stay an extra night in Portland to try to find a shop to fix my car while he and our friends went home. Because I was stuck unexpectedly, I... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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78 reviews 78 reviews
22 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel deserves every one of their 4 diamonds!! The entire staff is welcoming and friendly making sure that you have everything you need. The Valet and underground parking was wonderful with the snow and minus degree temperatures we experienced. The rooms were beautifully appointed with meticulous attention to detail from the comfortable King bed and pillows to high end... More 

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Central Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They advertise pet friendly and boy they're not kidding. I think our four legged friend was greeted better than we were :-). We needed some help with restaurants a car and where to go to have some fun at night. between the concierge the front desk staff and everyone in between we were very welcoming. The location is in perfect... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the time the valet greets you with a smile, to the time he closes the door for your departure, you will not be disappointed. The entire hotel staff from the concierge to the housekeeping, valets to room service, they are friendly, helpful and eager to make your stay the best it can be. It snowed one of the evenings... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from a weekend cut short by another Blizzard in the NE, only able to stay at the hotel for 1 night. It is a beautiful, well thought out hotel with every amenity at your finger tips. Comfortable rooms, nice areas to relax and unwind, wonderful food and hospitality was bar-none. I had a massage with Cassandra. Very... More 

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massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for my second visit last evening. Each time all of the staff is just wonderful. From John behind the bar, to Mustafa (go ahead, you know you want to say it!) and Dillon in Guest Services to Reggie the concierge, they just can't do enough for you! More importantly, they act welcoming. How important is this? I recently... More 

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Natick, Massachusetts
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61 reviews 61 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Portland Harbor Hotel is a boutique hotel with luxurious touches. Their staff is very friendly and helpful - and there is plenty of staff for any of your needs. The valet parking is in a garage, which is perfect in this cold/snowy weather. The check in process is smooth and they have a concierge on staff. You can use their... More 

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

We are delighted that after experiencing our hotel for your business needs, that you would chose us again for a luxurious weekend get-away! We agree that the details are what set us apart from the rest and be assured our team are delighted when they read reviews such as yours that reaffirm their efforts. We look forward to your return... More 

Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This by far is the nicest hotel I have stayed at and I have frequented many Hiltons and top rated hotels around the country. This hotel understands what is important to a good stay. The little touches push it over the top for me. Besides this hotels classy, clean and sophisticated decorating it truly knows what's important. From the check... More 

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

Thank you fro sharing not just one, but two wonderful reviews of our hotel. Our daily complimentary turn down service is designed to make you feel " welcomed" home. We are glad that you appreciated that - it is our pleasure ! Many of our guests "choose" us by reading positive reviews such as this and we can't thank you... More 

Woodstock, Vermont
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228 reviews 228 reviews
86 hotel reviews
439 helpful votes 439 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned in January for what is now our annual getaway. Running an award winning Inn located in Woodstock VT we know what we want when we travel, and this place continually delivers a great stay. We again had a room overlooking the internal courtyard, which is the quietest place to be. We watched the forthcoming ice bar being carved... More 

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

What a lovely review you have provided. ...Thank you for sharing! It is our pleasure and an honor that you have chosen our hotel for your annual family getaway. We enjoy it as well when you and Daisy Doo are here. It's been quite a snowy winter for sure and thoughts of our garden patio and "Spring" are not too... More 

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  • Old port(22)
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Additional Information about Portland Harbor Hotel

Address: 468 Fore Street, Portland, ME 04101
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Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 101
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Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Portland
#4 Family Hotel in Portland
#4 Business Hotel in Portland

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