They say that seeing is believing. We sincerely hope that this digital journey through the stunning details of The Press Hotel will inspire you to see them for yourself.
The Press Hotel delivers an experience that is approachably unique, surprisingly fun, and utterly memorable. Within our walls, we honor the past, present, and future of the city we call home.
In every detail, you’ll find a creative sophistication that leaves an impression long beyond check-out. Our doors are open and welcome you to discover Portland – again, or for the first time.
Our lobby’s story unfolds daily. Note the scent of freshly ground coffee, the sound of joyful friends gathering, and the taste of a signature cocktail - a sensory delight.
Our iconic letterpress art wall by local artist Matt Hutton will welcome you to our front desk with an authentic, Maine-made typographic perspective. Steps away, you’ll find Inkwell—coffee bar by day, lobby bar by night, fun any time you visit.
While our past was powered by the written word we celebrate art in all its forms. Descend to the lower level and discover our art gallery featuring Maine artists.
SWARM, designed by artist Erin Hutton, is a two-story typewriter installation. The 62 vintage typewriters span the eras of the late 1800s through the 1960s. You can almost hear the echoes of past writers clattering away.
UNION’s fare features the many makers of Maine. Every bite is a locally sourced delight.
At UNION, we use Maine’s freshest ingredients from land to sea. Every flavor has been harvested, sustainably caught, or crafted locally. From our neighbors to our culinary team and straight to your plate, dine on Maine’s finest.
Power your next workout with state-of-the-art machines, including two Peloton Cycling Bikes. The scale used by the Portland Press Herald to weigh huge rolls of newsprint right down to the ounce has found a worthy home here.
Our Frette™ bed linens and Cuddledown® comforters are perfect for lazy Sundays (or any day). If you can’t be bothered to get out of bed, we’re just a front desk call away.
All of our 110 guestrooms include: premium cable-equipped HDTVs, mini Bluetooth®-compatible stereo systems, Bigelow® bath amenities, mini-fridges, in-room safes, Keurig® coffee makers, and surprising literary one-liners.