One of our top picks in Augusta. Located in the heart of Maine's Kennebec River Valley, the Quality Inn & Suites Evergreen Hotel is located off Interstate 95, at the gateway to Maine's capital city. This hotel is close to several points of interest, including the Augusta Civic Center, the Augusta State Airport and the University of Maine at Augusta. Be sure to visit the nearby Maine State Museum, Viles Arboretum and Old Fort Western, a 1754 National Historic Landmark fort, store and house located on the Kennebec River. The hotel is the perfect home base for touring Freeport, Maine's mid-coast and Bar Harbor. The surrounding area offers all kinds of outdoor recreational opportunities, including biking, boating, fishing, downhill and cross-country skiing, golfing and horseback riding. Those who prefer to stay inside, the nearby bowling alley, ice skating rink, movie theaters and shopping centers are sure to please. Hotel guests can enjoy food, drinks and a fun, friendly atmosphere just across the street from one of today's most popular national restaurants, the Texas Roadhouse. At this hotel, guests will enjoy a wonderful free full breakfast. Additional hotel features and amenities include: Free wireless high-speed Internet access, Seasonal outdoor heated pool, Fitness center, Free 24-hour gourmet coffee bar and Afternoon tea service. Kids will especially appreciate the on-site picnic area and playground. Meeting facilities are available to fulfill conference needs. The business traveler will also appreciate having access to copy and fax machines. This eco-friendly hotel features health-conscious evergreen rooms and luxurious whirlpool suites. All guest rooms at this nonsmoking hotel are equipped with coffee makers, work areas, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. Upgraded amenities like balconies, microwaves and refrigerators come in some rooms. Public laundry facilities and a gift shop are located on the property for added convenience.