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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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We've left with the impression that only THE NICEST people work at The Inn. Regarding the building itself, it is very nice. Furniture is beautiful, rooms are charming. Our private bathroom (at room 5A) was a small one, with the ceiling on the shower being particularly low. The steep stairs can be a challenge - specially for those with big... More 

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Rochdale, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On arrival, the staff on reception gave a really warm welcome. Check in was quick and easy and we were allocated our room. The room itself was at the end of the corridor, and our bathroom was on the same floor but a few doors down (locked with a key, and for our room’s use only). There was no trouble... More 

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Jackman, Maine
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved this place, Was worried about not having a bathroom in my room. I had my own private one across the hall. I liked it so much better, You put everything you need in there and there is no lugging or forgetting something, The staff was great, so helpful in everyway. I felt like I was being spoiled, Very clean.... More 

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Thank point61
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is clean cozy and adorable. It has a romantic feel to it. The staff were all very friendly and helpful. The snacks and waters are a nice bonus. We go to Portland for concerts and we will stay there again.

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Topsfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Looking for a nice place to stay overnight so that we could enjoy Portland during the day. Inn at St. John was perfect! Free parking, lovely staff and very nice rooms. We had a private bath. Coffee and Continental breakfast in sectioned area off lobby in the morning. Microwave and fridge as well! Better than many major chain hotels. Great... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I will be honest...I was scared to stay at this place when we first drove up late at night...but for the money we just couldn't pass it up! The staff was very friendly and answered all of my silly questions. The room brought me back to my grandma's bedroom growing up. Although "older" it was comfy and did what it... More 

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Acapulco, Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful suite it was charming, clean and very cozy. Centrally located within walking distance to everything. The service was amazing. They have free breakfast and water bottles as well as delicious cookies to greet you.

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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very homey, comfortable stay. Easy to get to, free parking, and unbeatable value for a "just like home" room with a private bath. Easy walk to concert venue and local restaurants and shops of beautiful Portland. Will be back again for sure!

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Bethany S- We are delighted you felt at home us here at the Inn. A lot of emphasis goes into keeping the Victorian aesthetic in a clean, comfortable, and friendly atmosphere. Hope to see you again in the future! More 

Birmingham, Alabama
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in November. Overall we had a great stay. Small room but for us it was plenty. The staff was extremely kind. Room had an odd smell when we arrived but nothing too bad. Be sure to make to read about the bathrooms before you book. Some have a private bath, but some share. Can't beat it... More 

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

519jenna- Thank you for choosing the Inn at st John for your stay in Portland Maine. We have a variety of room sizes to fit most everyone's needs. Our friendly staff members are always willing to welcome guests and help with any needs they may have. Thanks again and wish you all the best. More 

Oak Park, California
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58 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife found this place. We are vacationing a few days and wanted something out of the norm. Rooms are cute, very quaint and all the amenities. Be sure to get a room with a private bath. Staff is friendly and location is great to anything in town. Rooms might be considered small but they are very comfortable.

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Terry M, General Manager at Inn at St. John, responded to this review

Terry T- Thank you for choosing the Inn at St John. We try to keep the Victorian era aesthetic in our 120 year old building while adding modern touches and a variety of amenities to ensure every guest has a cozy and comfortable stay. Thanks again and hope to see you in the future. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Inn at St. John

Address: 939 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04102
Region: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: £50 - £64 (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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“5A is a beautiful room. Facing the back of the building, it is not noisy at all. The tiny shower could be a problem for VERY BIG people.”
 of 5 bubbles AndreSalgado, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There's no elevators, so if stairs are an issue, go with the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles daniellemI5214NE, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We love 101 and 108 because of the proximity to the lobby!”
 of 5 bubbles 440janh, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“get your own room with bathroom”
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“Old inn room with private bath”
 of 5 bubbles 257charlesv, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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