Due to COVID-19 we are temporarily closed. We are excited to announce we will be reopening on 7/1/20. 

Our sister property the Black Bear Inn remains open and can take your calls to help with any future reservation questions pertaining to the University Inn. You can reach the front desk by calling 207-866-7120 or by emailing us at universityinn@roadrunner.com


Please be advised that the State of Maine does continue to have on-going lodging restrictions. We are currently able to accept reservations from Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont residents with no restrictions. Residents from other states must sign a Certificate of Compliance indicating either that they have received a negative COVID-19 test result, that they will quarantine in Maine for 14 days, or that they have already completed their quarantine in Maine. 

Essential workers continue to be exempt from testing and quarantine requirements if they are traveling to Maine to perform essential work, or are from Maine and are traveling out-of-state for work and returning home.

The full "Keep Maine Healthy" plan can be found on the State of Maine website



Serving the Orono and Bangor area and points Beyond

Overlooking the Stillwater River in the charming college town of Orono, University Inn Academic Suites is committed to Downeast hospitality. We are within walking distance to some of downtown Orono's finest restaurants and driving distance to many attractions of Downeast Maine. Our property has access to the Stillwater River with some of the best fishing in Maine.

Being only 1/2 of a mile from the University of Maine, we are the closest accommodations around, as well as just minutes from the Bangor Mall, LL Bean, the Cross Insurance Center, Darlings Waterfront Pavilion, and many historic sites. Acadia National Park , Baxter State Park and the Moosehead Lake Region are all short day trips away.

The University Inn is a family run Inn with a newly renovated building. All of our spacious rooms have private balconies with many overlooking the river. Our seasonal outdoor heated pool with bar service is the perfect way to relax or spend time with friends & family.

We offer free hi-speed wireless internet, fridges, microwaves, and Keurig coffee makers in all of our rooms, complimentary hot breakfast, fitness center, complimentary wine & cheese 5-6pm daily, a smoke free and environmentally conscious building, and limited pet friendly rooms.

Be sure to check out our calendar of events to find interesting events in our area.

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