The Black Elephant Hostel
Portland, Maine's first hostel, providing fun, funky & affordable accommodations for travelers!
After much work and planning, the Black Elephant Hostel is open for business! We purchased a 4 story apartment building in the India Street Neighborhood this past fall. Our LOCATION CANNOT BE BEAT! We are one block outside of Old Port and nestled among some of the finest eateries, shopping, and entertainment in Portland. We are close to all major transportation and are just a few blocks from The Cat Ferry which, in the summer months, will whisk you away to Nova Scotia.
We offer a communal kitchen and funky lobby. We offer rooms in the following configurations: Girls 8 (en-suite) Room Boys 8 Room Co-Ed 8 (en suite) Room Co-Ed 6 (en-suite) Room 2 Triples 2 double-bed Rooms (1 en suite) 1 twin bunk room 2 Four-bed Room of which, one is ADA accessible and can sleep up to 8.