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Clarion Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1230 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04102
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Ranked #14 of 18 Hotels in Portland
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Casco, Maine
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Good place to stay for a quick trip or if you have someone in the hospital. It's close to Maine Med and Mercy and give a medical discount. Restaurant is in the hotel - very friendly employees. If you are there on the medical reason they give you a voucher for a free breakfast.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Myself, my boyfriend and 2 friends stayed here over Labor Day weekend. We had a great stay - were here for 2 nights, found the staff very friendly and helpful. Unfortunately didn't get to use any of the facilities because we were busy out seeing the city! But I definitely recommend, great price and 0 problems.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stayed one night recently. I have stayed there before and it has been great, but this stay did have some issues. When we got into the room, there was a ton of dirt in the tub which got cleaned after we called. Also the heater was very loud all night and was hard to sleep. The beds are comfortable and... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went in to the hotel with low expectations. My husband and I just needed a room for the night before his bus to Logan Airport in the wee morning hours. The price was right, so my husband booked this one. Aside from the carpets and floors in the common areas and hallways needing a good cleaning, we found the... More 

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Portland, Maine
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have written several glowing reviews of the Clarion Hotel in Portland over the past few years, calling it an example of hospitality at its best for me, a 75 year old partially disabled local, who has used the hotel frequently during bad storms where power outages are likely at my home. Up until my most recent visit I loved... More 

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Michael P, General Manager at Clarion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear OlderHarvardgrad, I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your recent experience at the Clarion Hotel-Portland. We strive to offer warm, genuine service and excellent rooms so our guests have an outstanding experience. Our service scores remain significantly above the national average. In terms of dealing with elderly or disabled guests I can tell you that... More 

Mexico, Maine
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12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Clarion is my go-to hotel in Portland, ME. I stay at this hotel before and after flying out of the airport (PWM), as well as staying there leisurely whenever I visit Southern Maine. It is a clean, safe, and inviting hotel. The hotel staff has always been very accommodating and helpful. I always feel appreciated as a customer. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for a week while working. The rooms are kept extremely clean even if the rooms are tad outdated, but still aesthetically pleasing. The cleaning ladies were all very attentive, and kept my rooms spotless. The front desk, and the restaurant staff were always helpful. The hotel has a nice cozy lobby that feels so good when you... More 

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New Gloucester, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I was in need of a local refuge from the Blizzard of 2015. Instead of trying to travel 25 miles home in the storm and then try to make it back to work the very next morning I sought a room at the Clarion. I was happy to find a nice room, an inviting pool, and people running ragged to... More 

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13 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I have stayed here several times when needing a night or two in Portland. The rooms are clean and comfortable and fine for a few nights. It's easy to find and the location is great, with a gas station right across the parking lot in case you need snacks. We did not eat breakfast here so no comment on that.... More 

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Ellington, Connecticut, United States
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9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We found this hotel as an inexpensive option while my husband competed in a Tough Mudder event, but were so pleasantly surprised. The hotel has a nice pool and hot tub are (perfect after the Tough Mudder!!). Although this hotel is close the airport, I did not see a lot of breakfast options nearby so it was helpful that the... More 

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Address: 1230 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04102
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Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Clarion Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 149
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Also Known As:
Clarion Hotel Portland, Maine
Clarion Portland
Portland Clarion
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Portland

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