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Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   65 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101
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Ranked #2 of 18 hotels in Portland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Leonia, New Jersey
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76 reviews 76 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

From check in with the valet, to the front desk...we were treated like family. Hotel room was very large (standard,queen double). Coffee and microwave in room super clean. All staff very friendly and able to help us find all attractions and needs. Excellent location across from harbor and all the great shops. We will definitely go back.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Clean, quiet, all staff warm and welcoming, as well as unobtrusive yet helpful. Right on the edge of town so it's your choice to walk outside right into tourist scene or left onto the quieter shore park. Ferries to islands directly across the street. Only negative would be room windows don't open and I love fresh air.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My parents, who are in their 70's, and I, stayed here en route to Nth Maine for Christmas. The beds are the best I have ever slept on, anywhere in the world! The ambiance was only bettered by the welcoming warm greetings of the staff. It is right near the water, restaurants and sights. The rooms are clean and fresh... More

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Baltimore, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stay at the Hilton Garden Inn, downtown/waterfront in Portland Maine. Lovely hotel and great staff. Can't wait to return in September. We visit Maine and stay at this hotel a couple times each year. The entire staff is always welcoming. The valets are great. They are welcoming and help us with ideas of where to go and restaurants that... More

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Modesto, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I recently stayed at the Hilton Garden Inn in Portland for 2 nights. This was our second trip to Portland and the first staying at the Hilton. Our room was very spacious and very comfortable. The king size bed was so comfortable. The room had a huge window over looking Commercial Street and the water. It was... More

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Maine and we wanted to be near the water. This was right across the street from the working harbor. We chose a water view room and were very glad we did. It had a large picture window so you could watch all of the boats coming and going - great added entertainment. My husband... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family recently stayed at the Hilton Garden in Portland for 2 nights. There were six adults and our dog and we could not have had a better experience. All the staff from the valets to the front desk clerks were not only helpful but really, really nice!! Many times, at pet friendly hotels, you do not feel truly "welcome".... More

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7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are visiting Portland, stay here. It's just that simple. The location cannot be beat, the rooms are new, comfortable and clean and the staff is friendly. What more do you need from a hotel...or yeah, it's reasonably priced. Located right in the center of Old Port this chain-done-right is guaranteed to please.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to hand it to this particular hotel brand, they deliver what they promise to serve: reliable, contemporary, clean, efficient accommodations at a good price. I saw many hotels in Portland; not all are in a good location. This one is and is located on the waterfront and within easy walking distance of shops and restaurants. (Most important, it's... More

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New York City, New York
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18 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First, let's level set: this is a standard Hilton property. No frills. There's not even an in-room safe (or, there wasn't in my room). But the beds are comfortable, and they get some details like water pressure right. It's just nothing most people would take a picture of. It's hard to give it 5-stars just because it is what it... More

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Address: 65 Commercial Street, Portland, ME 04101
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Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#1 Family Hotel in Portland #2 Romantic Hotel in Portland #3 Business Hotel in Portland
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The Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Waterfront Portland hotel in Portalnd, Maine is perfectly situated in the city's Historic Old Port District and offers fantastic views of Casco Bay and Portland's working waterfront. Everything is within walking distance and you will enjoy the convenience of boutique shopping, gourmet restaurants, and fabulous art galleries being nearby. Steps from our Portland, ME hotel's front door you will find the Portland Trails jogging path, fishing and sailing tours, as well as great family attractions. We're also conveniently located near area attractions such as Hadlock Field, home of the Red Sox affiliate Portland Seadogs, Portland Museum of Art, Merrill Auditorium and Cumberland County Civic Center. Beautiful Maine rocky coast and sand beaches are within a short drive!Hilton Garden Inn Portland, Maine Hotel Features...• 120 hotel guestrooms, many with ocean views• Great American Grill® serving a full service, made to order breakfast buffet• Evening hotel room service• Lobby bar serving dinner nightly• 2 state-of-the-art meeting rooms for groups from 2 to 50• On-site catering for meetings, receptions, breakfasts, lunches and dinners for small groups• 24-hour Pavilion Pantry convenience mart• Complimentary shuttle service (airport and local businesses)• Valet Parking• Complimentary 24-hour business center• Complimentary high-speed, wireless internet service throughout hotel• Indoor heated pool and whirlpool• Complimentary fitness facilityThe 120 oversized guestrooms at the Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Portland feature...• Waterfront or Portland, Maine city views!• Complimentary secure printing to the 24-hour business center• Oversized work desk, ergonomic chair and desk level outlets• Two dual-line speakerphones with voicemail• Refrigerator, microwave and coffeemaker• Iron, ironing board and hairdryer• USA Today each weekday morning• Non smoking and accessible rooms availableAttractions near the Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Portland, ME include...• 5 miles from Portland International Airport• Within walking distance from the waterfront• 1/2 mile from I-295 and I-95• 1 mile from the Cumberland County Civic Center• 12 miles from Freeport, home of L.L. Bean• 10 miles from the famous lighthouses of Portland, MaineCome enjoy the hospitality at our Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Portland, Maine.***** Everything. Right where you need it. ***** ... more   less 
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