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Inn On Carleton

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

It is difficult to improve upon all of the wonderful comments made by others with regard to this beautiful inn. The location is fabulous, easily walkable into the city. The inn is very welcoming from the outside, a stunning example of the historic architecture of Portland. Once inside the door, the atmosphere is immediately indicative of an old friend who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Our trip this week included stays in seven different hotels and this was by far our favorite place. Room 1 is gorgeous, comfortable, and homey. Breakfast was amazingly lovely. Cindy and Buddy are so friendly and welcoming. Don't think twice about staying at The Inn on Carleton!

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Middletown, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

I have always trusted Tripadvisor to guide me in our travels and it has proven itself once again! There is good reason why Inn on Carleton is top in the rankings; the hospitality of Buddy and Cindy during our two night stay were uncanny. Cindy's enthusiasm in the morning was as good as a cup of coffee to get us... More 

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Pinellas Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Just got back from our vacation in Portland, Maine and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Inn on Carleton! Buddy and Cindy were amazing hosts and the daily breakfasts were divine...especially enjoyed the homemade granola and Greek Yogurt!! Our room was very nice, our bed comfortable, and a nice hot soak in our claw-foot tub was a very welcome amenity... More 

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United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Breakfast was GREAT! No burned coffee here. They even had tea available when we got back at night to take up to our room. Water bottles and snacks available to take with you out on your travels. Our room was quiet! Never heard anything except on our last day when we heard the live piano music for breakfast. Very comfortable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

PorTland had not greeted us with open arms. We arrived at the Inn having been confued by poor signage en route to the Jetport to drop off a hire car, it was lasjing with rain and we then had a very poor experience with the taxi drivers and their supervisor at the Jetport. Safe to say this was a low... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

We lucked out when someone cancelled their reservation at the Inn on Carleton, leaving it free for us for the two nights we were in Portland. I really only have good things to say - the location is perfect (on a lovely tree-lined line; walking distance to a vibrant neighbourhood); the welcome was warm (both Buddy and Cindy are exceedingly... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

I was in Portland for a week of business meetings and staying at the Inn on Carleton was like being home but yes, better. Fabulous breakfast every morning, cheerful greetings, cookies in the evening. My hectic daily schedule and the weather prevented me from enjoying the garden out back which looked enticing. I ended up staying in two separate rooms... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

My partner and I went on a 5-day/3 B&B trip in Maine. And our first night at Inn on Carleton is hands-down the best, setting the par too high for our remaining B&Bs to beat! It was impressive right from the reservation. We needed to change our reservation due to the late opening of Acadia Park. Buddy helped us and... More 

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b757ac, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Thanks guys for the Kind words on the Inn. We do our best to make every guests feel like family. We always enjoy when we see a glowing review like this one. We hope to see you both back in Portland and of course the Inn. Warm Regards Buddy & Cindy More 

Sebastopol, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

From the booking to having hugs good-bye our experience could not have been better. The home and garden is so very beautiful, elegant to say the lease. Buddy and Cindy are warm and kind and we received nothing but great service. The rooms are beautiful, the breakfast is gourmet and afternoon cookies and refreshments whenever you want them is generous.... More 

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b757ac, Owner at Inn On Carleton, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words on the Inn and of course Cindy. She is such a delight and don't know what I would do without her energy and smile every day here at the Inn. We hope to see you back soon. Warm Regards Buddy More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Restored 1869 Victorian located in Portland's historic Western Promenade. A short walk to the Portland museum of art, Maine medical, the arts district, the waterfront with shops and fine restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn On Carleton

Address: 46 Carleton St, Portland, ME 04102-3226
Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: $129 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn On Carleton 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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