If it’s not the best urban lodging in Portland, it’s certainly the most fun. The Press Hotel was constructed over the bones of the former headquarters of the Portland Press Herald newspaper, and there’s a “golden days of journalism” theme throughout the building that’s more fun than it sounds, from the art installation of vintage typewriters in the lobby to the wallpaper made of old headlines to the mod Inkwell bar. Rooms are clean and contemporary, done up in muted blues and grays, with vintage furniture, local art, and a really generous number of outlets and USB ports. The restaurant, Union, is one of Portland’s best
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The Press Hotel
119 Exchange St
Our Rating Neighborhood Around Town Phone 207/808-8800 Prices July–Aug $379–$499 double, $719–$799 suite; May–June and Sept–Oct $209–$299 double, $549–$619 suite; Nov–Apr $159–$199 double, $449–$539 suite. Packages available. Amenities Free bicycles, art gallery; restaurant; bar; fitness room; room service; spa; free Wi-Fi. Units 110 Web site The Press Hotel
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