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Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay

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“bay view”(47 reviews)
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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

The staff are professional, friendly and helpful. The property is very well maintained. The hotel is in a great location; it is in easy walking distance to the Old Port and downtown, even on a cold blustery day. I had plenty of space to stretch...More

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Response from Stewart B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded November 24, 2017

Thank you so much for staying with us and taking the time to write such a kind review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed our location and services. We hope that you will give us the opportunity to serve you again the...More

Reviewed November 19, 2017

Holiday Inn's tag line, "The best surprise is no surprise". After booking a room a month in advance we arrived on my birthday to visit Portland, a stop I wanted to make for our Fall Tour. We were greeted by the reception desk by a...More

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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded December 4, 2017

Dear 629billc, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are happy to know that you liked our lobby. On the other hand, we would like to apologize for the level of service you received from our...More

Reviewed November 18, 2017

Standard of service was very good with friendly attentive staff, room was clean and had a fridge and microwave which was a bonus, comfortable beds, and we were on the 8th floor with harbourview, so really enjoyed our 2 night experience in this Hotel. For...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017

Great location to go to the Elton John Concert..venue with in walking distance.The staff were all friendly and helpful.We had Breakfast at the hotel which was also very good. The Hotel had a birthday card in the room with drink vouchers inside.All in all I...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2017

We ended up here by accident. My husband and I were in Maine looking in Cumberland and York counties for a retirement home when the epic October storm hit and knocked out power pretty much everywhere. We were staying at a hotel in Brunswick when...More

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Response from Stewart B, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded November 24, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a kind review. That storm certainly was memorable! I was happy to hear we were able to accommodate so quickly and that you enjoyed dining with us. Hopefully the hunt for a retirement home was a...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
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Business Center with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
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$116 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Business Hotel in Portland
#8 Romantic Hotel in Portland
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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$116 - $360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Business Hotel in Portland
#8 Romantic Hotel in Portland
Room types
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HJ P
December 20, 2017|
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Response from HIBAYPortland | Property representative |
Greetings HJ P! Our hotel is diagonally across the street; 500ft from the Cross Insurance Arena. The walk is well under 5 minutes, however it may feel like longer in the cold! As always, our complimentary downtown... More
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October 15, 2017|
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hoopcoch
October 9, 2017|
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Response from Libby317 | Reviewed this property |
It is indeed $10 a day...you use your room card to access the parking and they add it to your bill.
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"One side faces the bay, the other side faces downtown."
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"Ask for a room with a harbor view"
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"Bay view rooms are worth the higher premium"
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"South side rooms have excellent view of harbor, but the north rooms give a great view of the Portland Museum..."
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