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Atlanta
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57 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As others have said the staff is very nice and make you feel at home. They always acknowledge your presence when you come back in from the day. There are some great things and some things that are not so great, but overall we liked staying here and would go back. To begin with, the Inn has charm and history.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

At first we were a little concerned with the thought of a place with shared baths. We stayed in a King room with private bath. It was so unique, clean and had well thought out extras. Robes, slippers, snack basket, plenty of toiletries, mini fridge, microwave. The staff and breakfast was wonderful. We walked across the street to grab a... More 

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Thank Amy B
Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Amy B- Thank you very much for your review. Our staff works hard to ensure your stay is fantastic. It is always wonderful to hear from guests like you that appreciate it all. More 

Gainesville, Florida
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This quirky property was comfortable and quaint. The staff was helpful and friendly. They have tea and coffee available all day, the tea was delicious. We stayed in room 9a with a private bath down the hall. Having the separated bath was not as difficult as I thought it might be. We would definitely stay here again.

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Thank Saramc55
Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Saramc55- Thank you so much! It will never grow old hearing from our guests. I hope to meet you next time you stay with us. Have a great day. More 

New Britain, Connecticut
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49 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not exaggerating when I say that the folks that work/run the Inn at St John are as pleasant as humans can possibly be. Extremely warm and genuine, every single member of their staff that my spouse and I encountered during our recent three night stay was both helpful and a pleasure to chat with. The inn itself did not... More 

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Thank Maggiesbj
Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Maggiesbj- Thank you so much for your review. Its fantastic to hear from people that really understand our unique hotel. It never gets old. Thank you for your business and thank you for taking the time to spread the word. We will continue to put our energy into the things that matter the most, like guest service and cleanliness. I... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for one night for pleasure in 3a. Friendly and welcoming front desk. Charming lobby and decor. But negatives were the room smelled like cheesy feet and the location was seedy. Also, I didn't like that the bathroom was out in the hallway, but that is somewhat understandable with a bbb type inn.

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Thank kingbobIII
Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

kingbobIII- I am very sorry for your unpleasant experience at out hotel. We are a very clean hotel and I am surprised that such an issue went unnoticed by our staff. Your happiness is my main concern. Please call me at your convenience 1-800-636-9127 and if there is anything I can do to help I will be happy to do... More 

New York City, New York
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59 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Inn at St. John has a warm friendly feel that provides good value for money compared to overprice waterfront chains such as Hilton or Marriot. The atmosphere is more B&B than hotel. One caution: the hotel has no elevators so be ready to climb stairs; luggage and all. We took a room with a private bath across the hall... More 

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Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

-chuckm2003 Thank you for taking the time to review our Inn. I never get tired of hearing from guests that "get" what we are about. We are one of a kind, charming, quirky without many compromises and independently owned so we can continue to be all those things. Have a great day! More 

Boston
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pulled in Friday, checking was easy, parking was handy, didn't need to move the car until we left on Sunday they allowed u s to stay later than check out time, very handy. Front desk was great they looked up info for live music and provided a variety of option s to see both nights. Room was clean. Overall an... More 

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Thank renieb545
Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

renieb545- I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. We pride ourselves in our cleanliness and guest service. I hope you come back to visit Portland with us again real soon. More 

New York City, New York
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25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel staff was kind and helpful.They have two parking lots, but the one at the Chinese restaurant is very confusing to get to, even if it is next to the hotel. My room was on the 4th floor. There is no elevator, and the stairs are steep and narrow. My room had a fridge, sink and microwave, but no... More 

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Thank Flower052010
Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

-Flower052010 I'm sorry you did not have a pleasant experience at our Inn. We try to be as descriptive as possible on our website as well as third party sites so people aren't surprised when they arrive. You booked one of our "budget" rooms with a shared bathroom. For future reference our traditional rooms have en suite bathrooms and they... More 

West Hartford, Connecticut
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Inn while in Portland for a concert at One Longfellow. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had a very nice room on be third floor. There is no elevator so you get a bit or a workout going up the stairs. Just something to be aware of if you aren't able... More 

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Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

-Susan_and_Angelo On behalf of us all at the Inn at St. John thank you for the fantastic compliments. Its great to hear from people that understand what we are about. Have a great day! More 

Bedford, New Hampshire
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel.Clean, cute rooms. 1.5 miles from waterfront( 1/2 hour walk). Friendly staff, very helpful and accommodating. Reasonable rates, includes continental breakfast. Yummy cookies and ice tea offered throughout the day.

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Miles C, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Heather T- Everyone at the Inn appreciates your kind words of encouragement. I hope you can come stay with us again soon. Thank you! More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Inn at St. John

Address: 939 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102-3031
Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: $65 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn at St. John 2.5*
Number of rooms: 39
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