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5.0 out of 5

"Good bed, clean bathrooms, quiet, comfortable place to have coffee and a bagel in the morning. " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 07 Sep 2019

Hotel Description

Hostel near Cross Insurance Arena in Portland

City center stay

A stay at this East Bayside hostel places you steps from Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and within a 5-minute walk of Maine Jewish Museum. Cross Insurance Arena and Casco Bay Lines Ferry Terminal are also within half a mile (1 km).

Property Amenities

Free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and a picnic area are available at this hostel. Express check-out, luggage storage, and locker space are also on offer.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 12 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and stovetops. Premium bedding, dishwashers, and showers are also available.

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Black Elephant Hostel ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Black Elephant Hostel

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5 out of 5
Good bed, clean bathrooms, quiet, comfortable place to have coffee and a bagel in the morning.

Posted by on Sep 7, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 15, 2019 by Hostel Heather

We are glad you enjoyed your stay :)

About the Black Elephant Hostel

Location 33 Hampshire St, Portland, ME 04101

Property Features

Black Elephant Hostel offers its guests a garden, a picnic area, and express check-out. WiFi is free in public spaces. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Portland hostel.

  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Lockers available

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Train station: Portland Transportation Center (4.4 km / 2.8 mi)

Room Amenities

Black Elephant Hostel offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and irons/ironing boards. Beds feature premium bedding. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers. This Portland hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property in advance of arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • No elevators

Hotel Names

  • Black Elephant Hostel Portland
  • Black Elephant Portland
  • Black Elephant Hostel Portland
  • Black Elephant Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Black Elephant Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Portland

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.