Adventurers Almanac

Prepare to immerse yourself in the boundless wonders of Hotel Ursa and the vibrant tapestry of Orono, Maine.

  • Orono United Methodist Church (1.6 miles)
    • 36 Oak Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-4605
  • Islamic Center of Maine (1.2 miles)
    • 151 Park Street, Orono, ME 04476 | 207-866-3410
  • Church of Universal Fellowship (1.4 miles)
    • 82 Main Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-3655
  • Our Lady of Wisdom Chapel (0.4 miles)
    • 83 College Avenue, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-2155
  • Maine Christian Association (0.6 miles)
    • 67 College Avenue, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-5749
  • Faith Baptist Church (2.2 miles)
    • 160 Forest Avenue, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-5749
  • The Rock Church of Old Town (4.0 miles)
    • 240 Main Street, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-827-3559
  • Old Town United Methodist Church (5.9 miles)
    • 2274 Bennoch Road, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-944-9814
  • Northern Light Primary Care (3.5 miles)
    • 84 Kelley Road, Orono, ME 04469 | 207-866-4399
  • Concentra Urgent Care (8.2 miles)
    • 34 Gilman Road, Bangor, ME 04401 | 207-941-8300
  • PCHC Walk-In Care (11.1 miles)
    • 242 Brunswick Street, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-827-6128

When dialing 911 from the hotel, it will first ring to the University of Maine Police Department and then to the Orono and Old Town departments.

  • University Credit Union (on campus)
    • 5748 Memorial Union, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-696-8628
  • UCU (1.2 miles)
    • 15 Main Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 800-696-8628
  • Bangor Savings Bank (1.4 miles)
    • 110 Park Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-5596
  • MajorMinor Cafe (on-property in Holmes Hall)
  • Woodman's Bar & Grill (2.1 miles)
    • 31 Main Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-4040
  • Pat's Pizza (1.3 miles)
    • 11 Mill Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-2111
  • Thai Kitchen (0.9 miles)
    • 14 Park Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-0000
  • The Family Dog (1.2 miles)
    • 6 Mill Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-2808
  • Tacorita (1.2 miles)
    • 2 Mill Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-5504
  • Harvest Moon Deli (1.2 miles)
    • 18 Mill Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-3354
  • Margaritas Mexican Restaurant (1.3 miles)
    • 15 Mill Street, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-866-4863
  • Peppers Landing (4.3 miles)
    • 170 Main Street, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-817-0280
  • Kostas (4.0 miles)
    • 268 Main Street, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-817-0417
  • Kanu (4.4 miles)
    • 283 Main Street, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-817-4100
  • Dairy Queen (2.5 miles)
    • 613 Stillwater Avenue, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-827-9446
  • Governor's Restaurant (1.6 miles)
    • 963 Stillwater Avenue, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-827-4277

Black Bear Orono Express provides a free public shuttle between Downtown Orono and the University of Maine Campus.

On-site guest laundry is located in Coburn Hall with a coin-operated washer and dryer.

Valet service is available through GoldStar.  Items sent by 7:30 AM will be returned the same day.

  • University of Maine Bookstore (2.4 miles)
    •  5778 Memorial Union, Orono, ME 04469 | (207)581-1728
  • The Local Grocery Store (1.2 miles)
    • 153 Park Street, Suite A, Orono, ME 04773 | 207-866-1236
  • University of Maine Shopping Center (on campus)
    • 6 Stillwater Avenue, Orono, ME 04473 
  • Bangor Shopping Centers (8.2 miles)
    • 663 Stillwater Avenue, Bangor, ME 04401 | 207-947-7334
  • Broadway Shopping Center (9.2 miles)
    • 649 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04402 | 207-947-7345
  • Our complimentary fitness center is located in Holmes Hall | Open Daily 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
  • New Balance Recreation Center (on campus) | 207-521-1082
  • Maine Bound Adventure Center (on campus) | 207-581-1794

Located with Guest laundry in Coburn Hall and on the 3rd floor within Polaris Hall. Ice is available from guest services or MajorMinor in Holmes Hall.

Our Market is available at guest services 24 / 7.

Check-in begins at 4:00 PM and check-out is by 11:00 AM.

For the comfort and safety of all of our guests, we ask that all guests respect the quiet hours of 10:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Complimentary self-parking is available on-site. A parking pass with detailed information on parking locations both on-site and throughout the campus will be provided upon arrival. Parking is at the discretion of the guest. 

  • Versant Power Astronomy Center (on campus)
    • 167 Rangeley Road, Orono, ME 04469
  • UMaine Black Bear Athletics (on campus)
  • Collins Center for the Arts / Hudson Museum (on campus)
    • 2 Flagstaff Road, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-581-1755
  • Hirundo Wildlife Refuge (9.7 miles)
    • 1107 West Old Town Road, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-394-2171
  • Penobscot Nation Museum (4.2 miles)
    • 12 Down Street, Indian Island, ME 04468 | 207-827-4153
  • Orono Bog Boardwalk
    • Tripp Drive, Bangor, ME 04401
    • Open Seasonally
  • Old Town Orono / Orono YMCA (2.9 miles)
    • 472 Stillwater Avenue, Old Town, ME 04468 | 207-827-9622
  • Black Bear Cinemas (2.4 miles)
    • 6 Stillwater Avenue, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-827-7411
  • Orono Trampoline Park (2.4 miles)
    • 6 Stillwater Avenue, Orono, ME 04469 | 207- 827-7888
  • Orono Farmers Market (0.3 miles)
    • 300 College Avenue, Orono, ME 04473 | 207-323-8642
  • Maine Savings Amphitheater (14.7 miles)
    • 1 Railroad Street, Bangor, ME 04401 | 207-358-9327
  • Penobscot Theatre Company (9.3 miles)
    • 131 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401 | 207-942-3333
  • Maine Discovery Museum (11 miles)
    • 74 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401 | 207-262-7200
  • Hollywood Casino (14 miles)
    • 500 Main Street, Bangor, ME 04401
  • Bangor International Airport (11.8 miles)
    • 287 Godfrey Blvd, Bangor, ME 04401 | (207)992-4600

Hotel Ursa is a 100% non-smoking facility.