City center stay
A stay at this East Bayside hostel places you within half a mile (1 km) of Cross Insurance Arena and 2 miles (3 km) of Portland Museum of Art. Eastern Promenade and University of Southern Maine are also within 2 miles (3 km).
Free WiFi in public areas, a garden, and a library are available at this hostel. A picnic area, express check-out, and luggage storage 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.
Sep 15, 2019 by Hostel Heather
We are glad you enjoyed your stay :)
As a guest of Black Elephant Hostel, you'll find a library, a garden, and a picnic area. WiFi is free in public spaces. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Portland hostel.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking (limited spaces)
Black Elephant Hostel offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with shared/communal kitchens. Beds feature premium bedding. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include showers. This Portland hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
The front desk is open during the following times:
This property's front desk is open during the following times:
This property is managed by a professional host
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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
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.
This property is managed by a professional host. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination. The negative COVID-19 test must have been administered no more than 72 hours prior to check-in. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).