Fodor's Expert Review Inn on Carleton
46 Carleton St., Portland, Maine, 04102, USA
This 1869 Victorian has a curved mahogany staircase to the third floor, a bay window overlooking the street from the front parlor, and gleaming pumpkin-pine floors. Elegantly styled but not overly ornamented guest rooms have distinctive beds (including low four-posters) and updated baths with tile showers and pedestal sinks. An array of snacks and drinks are always on hand; breakfast is served in the dining room beyond the parlor.
- most rooms have electric fireplaces
- English garden with fountain
- attentive resident innkeeper
- no elevator
Rate Includes: Free breakfast