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The Danforth will be closing from January 1-early March 2020 for some exciting updates. Stay tuned for details!

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Lark Hotels Instagram Scavenger Hunt

Are you game?

It’s long been said that the best way to truly experience a place is to immerse yourself in its culture.  What if you could do just that while out on a lark and be rewarded for your efforts?  

Enter the Lark Hotels Instagram Scavenger Hunt. Using our carefully crafted list of items and locations as your tour guide to this iconic destination, we’ve created a special Instagram hashtag - #onalark - for you to capture everything about your visit to Portland and Danforth Inn. Bookmark this page (hardcopies are also available at the front desk), post photos of yourself or your travel partner at each location on Instagram with #onalark,  #larkscavengerhunt, @thedanforthportland, and @larkhotels, and earn prizes along the way:

Contest requirements:

  • Complete 4 items and receive a deliciously edible treat. One per room.
  • Complete all 7 items and receive the local treat mentioned above, plus $30 off your current stay, AND be entered into our annual “best of” photo contest to win a free night for a future stay at any Lark Hotel.
  • Must read complete Rules & Restrictions.

What you are hunting in Portland, Maine:

  1. A potato donut from Holy Donut
  2. Photo of Slugger (the Sea Dogs mascot) statue in front of the stadium
  3. Selfie with the cocktail menu at The Jewel Box OR Portland Hunt & Alpine
  4. At the tasting room of one of our local breweries or distilleries
  5. On a Casco Bay Ferry - bonus kudos if Fort Gorges is in the frame
  6. Robert Indiana sculpture "Seven" in front of the Portland Art Museum
  7. A Portland area lighthouse - bonus kudos for a composite shot that includes all 5 local area lighthouses