McKernan Inn Front Exterior. Photo Credit: Emma Downey

Mckernan Inn & Events

The Mckernan Inn, within Peter A. McKernan Center on SMCC’s picturesque South Portland Campus. Primarily run by students at SMCC, the inn offers ocean views and well-appointed rooms.

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122 McKernan Drive
South Portland, ME

P. (207) 741-5669

About Us

This is the ideal place whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or a place for you and your guests to stay after a wedding reception or event. Here, you can enjoy the historical charm of the past with the comfort and sophistication of the present.


  • Continental breakfast, served from 7-9:30 a.m.
  • Free Wi-Fi and cable
  • TV with HBO
  • Private baths
  • Elevator service
  • Complimentary cots, playpen (when available; we recommend requesting this in advance of your arrival)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hair dryers
  • Free parking
  • Check-in begins at 3 p.m. and we ask that guests check in by midnight, or make arrangements to check in later
  • 10 a.m. checkout

Please ask us about wheelchair-accessible rooms and ADA accommodations at the time of your reservation.

  • Number of Meeting Rooms: 8
  • Open Year-Round