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The Press Hotel, Autograph Collection

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119 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5002 See on map
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
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4 Star accommodation
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We stayed here two nights late sep, early oct 2018 and couldn't be more satisfied with our visit. We loved everything about The Press - Coffee in the AM, Happy Hour in the PM, great location with easy walking access to the Old Port and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I recently celebrated our 30th anniversary with a night at the fabulous Press hotel in downtown Portland. Everything was perfect, from the beautiful room with a view of the ocean, to the great breakfast. A big special shout out to Renee Trottier,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is outstanding, The decor and theme is interesting and unique. the front staff was great Sebastian shout out to you for making us feel as if we were a part of your family. The staff at this hotel in general were fantastic. John...More

1  Thank srmd1012018
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent one night in this beautiful hotel and enjoyed our stay very much. The staff is friendly, there is a cozy bar in the hotel and their hotel restaurant, Union, was quite good- their braised lobster was delicious. This is a...More

Thank emfeAthens_Georgia
Response from Ginny P, Manager at The Press Hotel, Autograph CollectionResponded 5 days ago

Dear emfeAthens_Georgia, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review on our TripAdvisor page! I am so pleased to hear that you both had a marvelous time with us! The braised lobster in UNION is one of Chef Berry's specialties...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived with a group of about 20. It was the final stay of a 47 day bicycle trip from Portland Oregon to Portland Maine. The rooms were clean and well appointed. My only complaint was that it was not as spacious as I would...More

Thank Paul L
Response from Ginny P, Manager at The Press Hotel, Autograph CollectionResponded 5 days ago

Dear Paul L, Thank you for choosing The Press Hotel, Autograph Collection for your Portland accommodations during your group bicycle trek across the United States! I am so happy to hear that your arrival and registration were expedient and your guestroom well appointed and clean....More

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The Press Hotel captures the indefinable essence of Portland, Maine, providing an approachable unique and utterly memorable full-service boutique experience that is truly Beyond Words. Built in 1923 as the More offices for the Portland Press Herald, our hotel takes inspiration from the writer's offices of that era: each of the hotel's exquisite 110 guest rooms and suites feature a vintage-styled journalist desk, wood floors with herringbone area rug, and the work of local artists and artisans. The historic building boasts oversized windows in every guestroom, providing natural light and fresh Maine air during your stay. Playful newsroom references abound, including thought-provoking quotes and occasional one-liners in the most unexpected places. The hotel also hosts two utterly unique spots for food and drink. The restaurant UNION is Portland's newest farm-to-table (and sea-to-table) hotspot, with creative takes on recognizable "Americana" favorites from coast to coast. Inkwell Bar echoes the energy and intellect of its former occupants, with serving hand-crafted vintage cocktails, Portland microbrews and small plates in our lobby space (the former City Room of the Press Herald.) The hotel also features four meeting and event spaces ranging in size from 300 to 1,170 square feet, conjuring images of the spirited editorial meetings that once took place in this historic building, At the base of a dramatic open staircase that descends from the lobby, these spaces resemble private residential libraries and are ideal for executive retreats, small business meetings, board meetings, weddings and social functions. A unique Art Gallery featuring works by local artists is a perfect location for a reception event. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
110
Price range
US$203 - US$610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Press Hotel, Autograph Collection Portland, Maine
Location
United States > Maine > Portland
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
110
Price range
US$203 - US$610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Press Hotel, Autograph Collection Portland, Maine
Location
United States > Maine > Portland
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Matthew T
23 February 2018|
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Response from MarktheWay | Reviewed this property |
Two people and three options: Standard, Fresh Start or Artisan Rolled Oatmeal.
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Sally M
23 February 2018|
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Hello! There are two flights of stairs leading up to the penthouse. I would say approximately 15-20 steps total. It is the most beautiful spot for a wedding! We look forward to having you with us! Best, Ginny
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Erin T
14 January 2018|
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Response from Ginny P | Property representative |
Hi Erin T, The only rooms that feature bath tubs are our Executive King suites (222, 322, 422, 522) and one of our One Bedroom suites (201). The other One Bedroom suite is handicap-accessible and does not have a tub (601... More
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"I was on the 6th floor room 605 and the view was fantastic"
srmd1012018
1 week ago
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"slept well,.. it was all quiet"
frankp505196
3 weeks ago
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"Try to get an upper floor room which are quieter."
Buckthorn5345
5 weeks ago
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"Higher up is probably quiter and might have a view"
Barbeedal
12 Sep 2018
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