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Inn On Carleton

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46 Carleton Street, Portland, ME 04102
Inn On Carleton
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Bellmore, New York
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a wonderful stay at the Inn at Carleton. Lovely room and fabulous breakfasts cooked by Patty. Highly recommend if travelling to Portland. Located in the west end area which is much quieter than the touristy waterfront area. About a mile walk to the waterfront area. All rooms are lovely and the innkeepers really make you feel welcome. You... More 

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Northern Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Leo and Patty are outstanding innkeepers. They took over this property from Buddy, a renowned innkeeper, and deserve credit for maintaining his tradition of friendliness, great breakfasts, and clean, attractive rooms. Patty did some redecorating too which has brightened the property. We love the neighborhood feel of staying here vs. staying in a hotel in the Port area. Don't miss... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first bed and breakfast experience. The room was large and very clean. If you have any problems with stairs, please let the innkeepers know prior to checking in, so you can get a room on level 2 instead of level 3 (it is a hike). Breakfast was very good both of the days that we were there.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled through Portland on our way to Quebec for our honeymoon, and stayed with Leo and Patty at the Inn at Carleton. The room was beautiful, the breakfast was great (eggs benedict), and the location was great too. Quiet, but still easily walkable downtown.

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East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful Bed & Breakfast! Room was clean and large, although stairs were a bit of a climb! Breakfast was delicious, and the Innkeepers were most helpful and pleasant. We walked everywhere,& got to know a lot about the beautiful city of Portland & Casco Bay. A great way to spend "Three days in Maine".

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent four nights and five days in Portland as part of our honeymoon. The Inn on Carleton was a wonderful Maine destination and we so enjoyed our experience. Leo was extremely knowledgeable about area attractions and destinations. He suggested that we take the ferry to Peak's Island for a picnic lunch and bike ride around the island. We were... More 

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second stop on our trip up the Maine coast. The building is a three story house in a quiet residential neighborhood. There are mature trees all around and an English garden in the back. The interior is beautiful with elaborate ceiling moldings, chandeliers, and a baby grand piano. Our room (Number 3) was spacious with a comfortable... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I know this review is a little late, however, I want to make sure that other future patrons know that this place is absolutely perfect! We stayed here in October of 2014 for the first night of our honeymoon. The caretaker was great and very informative of the local area. The Inn is in a nice and quiet location. It's... More 

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Garden City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The innkeeper went out of his way to welcome us and even offered to carry our luggage up the 2 flights of dauntingly steep staircases. He and his wife cook delicious, ambitious, multi-course breakfasts served in an elegant, sunny room on the first floor. Entry by combination lock is convenient; off street parking is available, but tight. If you park... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Innkeeper Leo and his assistant Patrica will take very good care of you in this beautiful house in a residential area near the center of Portland. Almost all major attractions can be reached by foot and good restaurants are nearby. We stayed in Room 1 which is very cosy and comfortable. We can highly recommend this B&B.

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