5 College Ave., Orono, ME 04473 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Riverfront Hotel in Penobscot County
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Very Good

Based on 579 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • Airport shuttle provided
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 20.4%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 48 rooms in property
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Free WiFi
Check Rates2 Double Beds Free WiFi
Check RatesHotel Planner Rate 1 King Bed Balcony Hairdryer Free Wireless
Check RatesHotel Planner Rate 2 Doublee Beds Balcony Fridge TV Free
Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed
Check RatesStandard Room 1 King Bed 1 King Bed
Check RatesStandard Room 2 Double Beds
Check RatesStandard Room 2 Double Beds 2 Double Beds

Local Attractions

University of Maine, Bangor Mall, Katahdin region, Moosehead Lake region, Bar Harbor region, Acadia National Park, Hollywood Casino, Cross Insurance Center, Darlings Waterfront Pavilion, Penobscot Bingo

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Customer Reviews of University Inn

4.5 out of 5. Based on 579 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

We are the closest property to the University of Maine campus, Alfond Arena, and Collins Center for the Arts. We overlook the Stillwater river and are within walking distance to Orono Village. We are a family owned Inn and pride ourselves in excellent customer service and a great atmosphere. Short drive from the Bangor Mall, Cross Insurance Center, Darlings Waterfront Pavilion, and Hollywood Casino.

Green Sustainability

We participate in the State’s Environmental Leader program. We believe that a successful business is dependent on a healthy environment. We are actively working to show our responsibility and encourage our employees, guests, and community to do the same. Our program includes encouraging guests to reuse towels and linens, and recycling.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:14:00
Check Out:11:00
Year of Last Renovation:2015
Corridors:Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:48
Handicap Rooms:1
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:1 View Spaces
Meeting Space:500 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 40 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 5.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:Poolside during summer
FEMA Approved:Yes
Pool Info:
Seasonal outdoor heated pool overlooking the Stillwater River with bar service.
Policies / Expenses
24 hours notice to avoid charge
Total Taxes: 9.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 9.00%

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pets are allowed in certain rooms.

  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Boat Launch
  • Bus parking
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Wedding Chapel
  • Games room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Bangor International airport - 15 minute drive, taxi fare ~ $20

Local Shuttle Info: Free local shuttle to University of Maine and Orono Village that operates when the University of Maine is in session. We now also offer a complimentary shuttle service for airport transport, wedding events, concerts, University of Maine conferences, and other functions. Must be scheduled with the front desk at least 72 hours prior to your arrival.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Full hot breakfast buffet included - includes eggs, bacon or sausage, waffles or home fries, fresh friut, bagels, danish, toast, english muffins, yogurt, granola, hot and cold cereal, juices, coffee, tea, and cocoa.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary fiber optic high speed WiFi in the entire building.

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at University Inn

Rate fluctuations of University Inn

The graph above is seasonality of room rates for both group prices and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The lowest group/meeting discount shown is 43.6% in January 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $161 in the month of August 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at University Inn in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at University Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at University Inn.

Feel free to use the University Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Orono event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
Staar Club Lounge 11 x 25 x 7 27540/----2012------/------3
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Staar Club Lounge

Private, small meeting space perfect for business meetings, informal and formal parties, team meals, wedding events and social gatherings. We offer a wide range of meal oportunities and bar service.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
275 Sq. Mi
11 x 25 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning

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