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Black Bear Inn and Conference Center

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

After a long drive this room was just what we needed. Very clean, tons of room, and very comfortable. Would highly recommend, and will be staying there again. The staff was very friendly and helpful, making our stay a very pleasant one.

Thank 5Jessica5
Response from University Inn A, Manager at Black Bear Inn and Conference CenterResponded 2 December 2016

Thank you 5Jessica5 for your kind words and great review! We hope to see you again in the future. Jana May AGM

Reviewed 15 November 2016

The room was large, clean, comfortable. It is a simple local hotel, not a large business chain. It had a table and armchairs but I could have used a working desk. On the first floor, the soundproofing was light - you could hear people in...More

Thank CMF568
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Stayed one night for an event at U Maine. Convenient to campus, highway and to Bangor. Love the Bears. Breakfast room was small. Our room was not available @ 3:00 pm. But we checked in and came back later. All in all it was a...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This was a much quieter weekend at the Inn than my last time, when a high school tournament was taking place on the Orono campus. A conference was just finishing up on Friday, so parking was rather full at first. Nice adjustable shower heads- I'm...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The room was large, very clean and welcoming. There were amenities in the room that I found very useful--K-cup coffee maker ready to go, a compact refrigerator, a large screen TV, two vanities with sinks, a microwave and extra space. Although there was no restaurant,...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 117 - US$ 155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$ 117 - US$ 155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
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"Very comfortable 2-queen mini-suite."
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"Stay in a room away from I95"
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"near highway easy on and off pet freindly"
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"I think all rooms are good."
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