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Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay

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Naples, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I spent two nights with my husband and two grown up sons at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay during our summer vacation. We chose this hotel based on its excelent location. It is half a block from one of the major attractions in the town: Portland Art Museum. However, we could not get any information at the hotel about... More 

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Naples, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent a week traveling New England. Our Son flew into portland to meet up with us towards the end of our trip so we decided to spend night and check out the city. Super friendly staff from start to finish! Shuttle service was efficiant and friendly. Rooms were what I expected for a Holiday Inn and served our purpose. Very... More 

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Freeport, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I recently stayed at this hotel for our visit to Portland, Maine to celebrate our wedding anniversary and our daughter's birthday. The accommodations were great, and the available amenities and spacious lounge areas make for a great stay. More importantly though was the high level of service provided by the staff, starting with air port pick up... More 

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Manheim, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had a bay view room which I recommend. Bed was nice and comfortable. Typical Holiday Inn room. A little dated though. Wine stain on the carpet and dated bathroom. For the money it should be much nicer. Also, ate breakfast in the hotel which was good but more expensive than other places.

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Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments. We appreciate your feedback and your patronage. Thank you for choosing us while traveling in Portland More 

Gaithersburg, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Traveled to Maine with an 8 and a 3 year old. The staff was friendly, the hotel was clean, with a pool and a gym. Location is downtown about 5 blocks from the restaurants and the bay. The hotel offers a shuttle bus which is convenient. I think most families would be fine with this hotel because they pretty much... More 

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Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and your patronage. We hope you will return if traveling in Portland again. More 

New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night on my way up the coast of Maine. I had a huge room on one of the upper floors with a king size bed, a desk, and microwave and fridge. Great view of the bay. The hotel is within walking distance to the Old Port area. The Portland Museum of art is across the... More 

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Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us and for taking the time to post your review. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to your return. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good hotel that was very clean with great amenities. It was suitable for a Family, but also the business traveller. Conveniently located near shopping and highways. Free breakfast a bonus. The price was right. The hotel staff very friendly and knowledgeable. We will stay there again.

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Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay, responded to this review

We very much appreciate your review and your patronage. Thank you for choosing us while traveling in Portland. We look forward to your return. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel overnight after our flight out of Portland was canceled. The staff was accommodating of our need for a crib and provided a good walking distance dinner recommendation. And we were surprised by the lovely view of the water from our room. The only downside is that unlike other hotels in the chain there is no... More 

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Northeast
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant front desk and lobby staff. Stayed for one night. Room was clean, bed comfortable but rug was a little tired. We did not eat there. Free coffee and newspaper in the lobby was a nice perk. Keurig in room also. Would definitely stay there again.

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Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and recommendation. We are happy to tell you we have new carpet on order and will schedule installation once received. We look forward to your return visit. More 

Kennebunk, ME
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35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have attended this hotel many times for scientific conferences. The meeting rooms are good, and AV services are very good, and the food for the conferences have always been good. Rooms are large and have all expected amenities. Staff are helpful and always pleasant. Add to it are a nice indoor pool and proximity to all that Portland has... More 

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Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and continued patronage. We have been 100% non smoking for most of 2016. So the non smoking problem should no longer be an issue for you! We look forward to your return. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When you visit the historic, exciting and alluring waterfront City of Portland, why not stay in the midst of it? Award-winning hotel with elegant decor and spectacular views. Just steps away, the Old Port thrives with unique shops, diverse restaurants and a working waterfront. Turn the corner and Portland's new Arts District surrounds the Hotel with the art museum, Children's Museum, galleries and historic homes. The L.L. Bean Factory Outlet Store and Civic Center are only a block away! Jetport is 10 minutes away; courtesy vans are available. Choose from Executive Rooms, Suites and Double/Double Rooms. For your meetings and conventions, let us show you our 14,510 sq. ft. of meeting space and our 12,500 sq. ft. exhibit hall. Our convention coordinators will handle all of your meeting details, including spouse tours and island lobster bakes! Let us show you the pleasure of business in Maine, BY THE BAY. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay

Address: 88 Spring Street, Portland, ME 04101
Location: United States > Maine > Portland
Price Range: $210 - $463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 239
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay Hotel Portland
Portland Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay Maine
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Portland
#8 Romantic Hotel in Portland
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