Visitor Resources

Planning a visit to Brunswick? Here are some helpful links to find a place to stay and plenty to eat.

Lodging Discounts in Brunswick

The following hotels are conveniently located to Bowdoin, and often offer discounts for students and their families, prospective students, alumni, and sports parents.

The Brunswick Hotel and Tavern
Located in the heart of Brunswick, the Brunswick Hotel and Tavern is near Bowdoin College. The hotel offers forty-eight guest rooms, four spacious king suites, large in-room workstations with data ports, and complimentary internet access, as well as an on-property Tavern open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Visit their website or call 207-837-6565.

Brunswick Fairfield Inn and Suites
The Fairfield Inn and Suites, located at 36 Old Portland Road in Brunswick, offers a year round 15 percent discount for Bowdoin parents, alumni, and students. To reserve a room, call 207-721-0300 and ask for the Bowdoin Rate.

The Brunswick Inn
The Brunswick Inn, located at 165 Park Row in Brunswick, offers a 15 percent discount for NESCAC parents attending athletic events and a 15 percent discount for parents attending fine arts performances. To reserve a room, call 800-299-4914 and mention you are attending one of these events.

The Daniel and Coast Bar + Bistro
The Daniel and Coast Bar + Bistro located at 10 Water Street, one-third of a mile within walking distance to Bowdoin Campus, offers a 15 percent discount off their rack rate for Bowdoin parents, students, prospective students, and alumni. To make a reservation, call 207-373-1824 and ask for the Bowdoin discount.

Brunswick Comfort Inn
The Brunswick Comfort Inn, located at 199 Pleasant Street in Brunswick, offers a 10 percent discount off their best rate to Bowdoin parents, students, prospective students, and alumni. To make a reservation, visit the website listed above. You may also call them at 207-729-1129. 

Best Western Plus Brunswick Bath
The Best Western Plus Brunswick Bath (formerly the Parkwood Inn) is located in Cooks Corner in Brunswick. Our newly renovated hotel offers the modern conveniences that Bowdoin visitors will love. Our complimentary hot breakfast, featuring gluten-free items, will start your day off right. In times of inclement weather our back-up generator will fully power the hotel. We are pleased to offer a 25 percent discount to all prospective students, alumni, sports parents, and visitors of Bowdoin College. For reservations call 207-725-5251 and ask for the Bowdoin College Discount, subject to availability. 

Residence Inn Bath Brunswick Area
The Residence Inn Bath Brunswick Area, located at 139 Richardson Street, Bath, offers a year-round discount for Bowdoin parents, alumni, and students. The Bath Residence Inn offers suites with separate living and sleeping areas as well as a fully equipped kitchen. To reserve a room, call 207-443-9741 and ask for the Bowdoin Rate or select the link above to book your room online.


Freeport Area Lodging

Known for shopping and home to the famous L.L. Bean, Freeport is a ten- to fifteen-minute drive from Bowdoin and downtown Brunswick.

Freeport Comfort Suites
The Freeport Comfort Suites, located at 500 U.S. Route 1 in Freeport, offers a 15 percent discount to Bowdoin parents, students, and alumni. To make a reservation, call 1-877-865-9300 and ask for the Bowdoin College Rate.

Freeport Econolodge
The Freeport EconoLodge, located on Route 1 in Freeport, offers a 20 percent discount to all prospective students, alumni, parents, and visitors of Bowdoin College. For reservations call 207-865-3777 and ask for the Bowdoin College Discount, subject to availability.

Best Western Freeport Inn
The Best Western Freeport Inn, located on U.S. Route 1 in Freeport, offers a 20 percent discount to Bowdoin parents, students, and alumni. To make a reservation, call 1-800-998-2583 and ask for the Bowdoin College Rate.

The Hilton Garden Inn Freeport
The Hilton Garden Inn Freeport, located at 5 Park Street in Freeport, offers a 15 percent discount off their best rate for Bowdoin parents, students, prospective students, and alumni. To make a reservation, visit the website listed above. You may also call them at 1-877-STAY-HGI and mention the corporate rate code 1364799.

The Holiday Inn Express Freeport
The Holiday Inn Express Freeport, located at 450 US Route 1 in Freeport, offers a 20 percent discount off their best rate to Bowdoin parents, students, prospective students, and alumni. To make a reservation, visit the website listed above. You may also call them at 207-865-9020.

Super 8 Freeport/Brunswick
Super 8 Freeport/Brunswick is pleased to offer a 20 percent discount off rack rates to students, faculty, family, and friends of Bowdoin College. We offer a free deluxe continental breakfast as well as free wi-fi. For reservations call 207-865-1408 and ask for the Bowdoin College Discount, subject to availability.