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The Danforth

  • 163 Danforth St. Map It
  • Portland


  • Gorgeous rooms
  • Basement billiards room
  • City views from cupola


  • Small windows in some third-floor rooms

Published 05/21/2015

Fodor's Review

A stunning showpiece, this stylish inn was one of Portland's grandest Federal-style dwellings when it was built in 1823. It stands a short walk from downtown on a block known in the early 19th century as "Social Corners" for the elaborate parties the owners held in the spacious parlor. Updated with contemporary furnishings, the inn has a mod, seaside feel. Guest rooms have original working fireplaces and are individually decorated with vibrant patterns and artwork. The Old Port room, with its semicircle design and a crystal chandelier over the bed, is exquisite.

Hotel Information


163 Danforth St., Portland, Maine, 04102, United States

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207-879–8755; 800-991–6557

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 9 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 05/21/2015

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