The Francis

131 Ratings
Portland (ME)

Why We Like It

  • In the historic Mellen E. Bolster House, with painstaking attention to detail to restore it to its original character.
  • Small and welcoming, taking its design cues from the history and culture of Portland.
  • All those great sites, craft beer and cocktails wearing you out? Refresh yourself at The Spa at The Francis.
The Francis
The Francis
The Francis
The Francis
The Francis
The Francis
The Francis
The Francis


15 rooms.
Complimentary WiFi.
Self-parking $15/night.
No fitness center.
Dogs OK, $35/night.
Spa services available, 60-minute massage $95.
Room approximately 240 sq ft.
40" flat-screen TV.
Minibar — Allagash $6, Barr Hill $38 and Maine Vintage $3.
Bath products by Malin & Goetz.
No bar onsite.
No restaurant onsite.
747 Congress Street
Portland, ME

What Our Bookers Think

98% Liked It (131 Ratings)
Barrie B.
Such a cool place! So much charm, bed and pillows were great... I can’t wait to go back!
17 days ago
Dena R.
The girl who checked us in was Awsome. Very nice and had great recommendations. It was clean and beautiful would definitely stay there again.
4 months ago
Geoffrey M.
Very quaint and romantic, a perfect spot for a weekend getaway with your significant other.
4 months ago

Need to Know

  • Rate displayed is per night, per room. Each room is guaranteed to fit 2 people. Extra guests are at the hotel’s discretion and may be subject to additional fees.
  • Check-in 3pm. Check-out 11am.
  • 21+ to book.
  • Photo ID and credit card required at check-in.
  • 100% non-smoking rooms.
  • Service fee of $15 per night per room collected by hotel.
  • After you book, the hotel will email you to confirm check-in time and instructions. If you don’t get an email, or are booking same-day, contact the hotel directly at 207-772-7485 or info@thefrancismaine.com.

Your Stay

Fri, Jan 24
Sat, Jan 25
Fri, Jan 24 – Sat, Jan 25