Located in Portland, a 20-minute walk from Merrill Auditorium and 1.6 miles from Portland Observatory, The Inn on Carleton has accommodations with free WiFi, air conditioning, a shared lounge and a garden.

There's a private bathroom with shower in some units, along with bathrobes, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

A Full English/Irish breakfast is available each morning at the bed and breakfast.

A terrace is available for guests at The Inn on Carleton to use.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Portland Exposition Building, Portland Stadium and Victoria Mansion. The nearest airport is Portland International Jetport Airport, 3.6 miles from The Inn on Carleton.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Inn on Carleton has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 30, 2016

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose The Inn on Carleton

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English

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Host Info

Host Review Score

Fine Accommodations in Portland's West End
We graciously welcome you to the Inn on Carleton, our restored 1869 town home located in Portland Maine's prestigious West End neighborhood. Situated on a quiet tree-lined street the Inn on Carleton is close to the center of downtown Portland and adjacent to the arts district.
Languages spoken: English,Japanese
Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Portland Exposition Building
    0.4 miles
  • Portland Stadium
    0.5 miles
  • Victoria Mansion
    0.5 miles
  • Wadsworth Longfellow House
    0.7 miles
  • Casco Bay
    0.7 miles
  • Merrill Auditorium
    0.9 miles
  • Portland Downtown Historic District
    1 miles
  • Arts District
    1.2 miles
  • Portland Observatory
    1.5 miles
  • Back Cove Historic District
    1.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Caiolas
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Local 188
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant Street & Co
    1.2 miles
  • Restaurant Fore Street
    1.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Aquaboggan Water Park
    9.7 miles
  • Old Orchard Beach
    9.9 miles
  • Old Orchard Beach Pier
    10.7 miles
  • Palace Playland
    10.7 miles
  • Pirate's Cove
    11 miles
  • Funtown Splashtown USA
    11.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Casco Bay
    1.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Portland International Jetport
    1.9 miles
  • Pease International Tradeport
    48.3 miles
  • Augusta State Airport
    52 miles
How to get to The Inn on Carleton from Portland International Jetport
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Amenities of The Inn on Carleton
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Fireplace
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Special diet meals (on request)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Adults only
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
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House rules The Inn on Carleton takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21

Mastercard Visa Discover Diners Club American Express The Inn on Carleton accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Please inform The Inn on Carleton of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Inn on Carleton

  • Check-in at The Inn on Carleton is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Inn on Carleton offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Guests staying at The Inn on Carleton can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • American

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Inn on Carleton by:

      • Taxi 15min

    • Room options at The Inn on Carleton include:

      • Double

    • The prices at The Inn on Carleton may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • The Inn on Carleton is 1.1 miles from the center of Portland.