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United States › United States › Maine › Portland
Location Details
Located in downtown Portland, approximately 4 miles from Portland International Jetport (PWM).
General Information
Magnificently reborn, The Press Hotel is proudly rooted in Portland’s past. The structure was once the Gannett Building, the historic headquarters of the Portland Press Herald—the state’s largest newspaper. While the days of printing presses may be over, the hotel honors its history with thoughtful touches. Be on the lookout for typewriters at every turn, artistic nods to typesetting, and quotes from Maine literary luminaries.

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Room Details

Inspired by 1920s writers offices, each of the exquisite 110 guest rooms and suites features a vintage-styled journalist desk, wood floors, herringbone area rugs, and local artwork. Amenities include premium cable-equipped HDTVs, mini Bluetooth®-compatible stereo systems, Bigelow® bath amenities, mini-fridges, in-room safes, Keurig® coffee makers, and literary one-liners in the most unexpected places.
Superior Guestrooms | The hotel has distilled the notes of luxury in each of these unique guest rooms. These warm, intimate rooms offer 250 to 300 square feet of living space and are scattered throughout all seven floors.
Deluxe Guestrooms | These are some of the most spacious guest rooms. Located on every floor, our Deluxe King and Deluxe Doubles have plenty of room for you to stretch out after a busy day exploring the Old Port and beyond.
Executive Guestrooms | These spacious, 440-square-foot corner rooms exceed even the loftiest of expectations. With multiple oversized windows, a four-fixture bathroom with double vanity sinks, and a deep soaking tub, this is the city retreat you’ve been longing for.

Suite Details

One-bedroom Suites | Located on the second and sixth floors of the hotel, our one bedroom suites each have something special in store. Each of the one bedroom suites offers something unique. Suite 201 features a luxurious deep soaking tub, while Suite 601 offers slightly more square footage plus a spacious dining area and an extra half bath.
Penthouse Suite |
The towering ten-foot-tall ceilings greet you with grandeur. The private rooftop patio features 360 degrees of picturesque Portland views. The open-concept design features a kitchenette, wet bar, dining room, and living room, all surrounding an elevated fireplace.


Union Restaurant | Using Maine’s freshest ingredients from land to sea. Every flavor has been harvested, sustainably caught, or crafted locally. Since 2015, UNION has been creating fresh takes on seasonal dining. The open kitchen hums with the warm, friendly energy you can’t find anywhere but Portland. The people, provisioners, food, and community are all a part of who we are – altogether local.
Inkwell | Tap into the vitality of Inkwell any time of day. This coffee bar will fuel your satellite office by serving up espresso, cappuccinos, lattes, and more. From your caffeine fix to a rewarding pastry, there is everything you need to get the job done. All work and no play is no way to spend the day. Try a handcrafted vintage cocktail or Portland microbrew as you nosh on small plates or snacks. Lounge in the lobby, featuring tables emblazoned with Press Herald headlines spanning 150 years.


In the lower level, you’ll find a permanent art gallery, featuring Maine’s finest makers. Behind the front desk, you’ll be greeted by the work of Matt Hutton. Lounge in UNION beside a fungal fantasy by Shoshanna White. Enjoy tactile art that bends the senses with brilliant pieces from Kate Cheney. Chappell and George Mason.


Enjoy state-of-the-art machines, including two Peloton Cycling Bikes.

Nearby Attractions

Portland and its quintessential New England surroundings provide the best of many worlds. Revel in aquatic adventures on Casco Bay, invigorating hikes and trails, the nightlife and culture of the city, and award-winning food pretty much everywhere you turn.

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