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Mercury Inn

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273 State Street, Portland, ME 04101 (Formerly Parkside Parrot Inn)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Saint Louis, Missouri
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you are planning on visiting Portland, you must stay here! My only regret is not staying longer. There is no detail overlooked at the inn- The decor is clean, modern, and appealing. Our room was clean and welcoming upon arrival. We appreciated the environmental friendliness the inn had to offer- they have thought of everything! We loved hanging out... More 

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New Jersey
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed at Mercury Inn with my husband for our first anniversary trip. We've stayed at Airbnb places previous nights, but got tired of airbnb style and wanted an experience that was between a clean quality hotel and local friendly vibe, and was really glad to find Mercury Inn! Tim and Jake are super nice inn keepers. They greeted... More 

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racine, wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Mercury Inn this weekend for our 29th anniversary. Everything about it was wonderful. I really like the modern decor and interesting pieces of furniture and art. The bed was very comfortable. We stayed in the Suite. The room was spacious had everything we needed. I appreciated the attention to environmental sustainability at the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

My boyfriend and I had the most excellent time staying at the Mercury Inn. Our hosts were delightful. We so enjoyed chatting with them over breakfast in the morning, which was delicious. It was awesome to learn more about the city from their perspective. The Inn is walking distance from all things important. It is super clean and well designed.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Really loved the wonderful hospitality during our stay at the Mercury Inn. The rooms are beautifully and eclectically decorated (I covet the table lamp with the blue double-decker shade in room 5). Breakfast was a delight...both for the deliciousness of it and for the sociable communal table. I loved that Tim and Jake joined us for the morning conversations, as... More 

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Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I really liked this Bed and Breakfast. In fact, this was my first BB service. The place has cute decor and the inn owners are so knowledgable and personable. They are happy to give you insider tips on what to do during your trip. I loved the breakfast and still wish I could eat the yogurt every morning. If you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

What a lovely place. The room was clean, modern, and cozy. There were fresh flowers to greet us. The breakfast was amazing and perfect timing. Lovely hosts. The owner is welcoming and very knowledgable about the area and where to visit. I can't wait to re visit!!!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We had a wonderful stay here! We booked two rooms, one for my husband and I and one for my parents. While not large, the rooms were clean, private and very comfortable. We really enjoyed the beautiful sitting room on the second floor where there was a constant supply of coffee, tea and treats! We were also very happy to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We enjoyed our stay here. The room was immaculate, private and the whole environment was great. Simple, quiet with very accommodating hosts- we will return😀. Breakfast was simple, fresh and you do not walk away hungry!!! Very comfortable atmosphere and well priced!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

After a few days of camping in the rain in Bar Harbor, the Mercury Inn was a great place to warm up and have a clean comfortable stay. The owners, Tim & Jake, are super nice, provided a delicious breakfast, and had great suggestions of what to do while in Portland (I hadn't been there since I was a small... More 

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