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Americas Best Value Inn-Scarborough/Portland

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been favorably impressed by Americas Best Value Inns now in 3 separate locations including this one. They are clean, comfortable, secure, and the staff helpful and accommodating. They are not fancy but give good value when you just need a place to sleep, get cleaned up, eat breakfast and be on your way.

Thank Bill H
St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Whoever said "You get what you pay for" probably stayed here. First, it's a motel, not hotel, with registration in a separate shack-like building. The motel itself is 2 stories and you use a common stairway to get to the 2nd story but both doors are always open so not a very secure feeling. Also, the location is isolated for... More 

Thank cwintersme
Montclair, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

This hotel, situated approximately 8 miles south of Portland, ME on Route 1, is managed by excellent owner-operators, Nikki and Gary, and offers clean, quiet, up to date rooms (sleeping and bath) and a location that's convenient for travel to Portland, Old Orchard, Ogunquit and local beaches. The owner managers are pleasant, efficient and accommodating, and and take obvious pride... More 

Thank jwb20162016
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

I was so happy to find a room for under $150 for our 35 anniv trip to Maine. We've been going since 1980. When we got to the hotel, was told we had a queen bed and a couch. I reserved a king bed. At the bottom of the stairway leading to our room, there was leftover "do not cross"... More 

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Rutland, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

This past week my wife and I spent a lovely two nights at America’s Best Value Inn in Scarborough, Maine. We enjoyed this quiet, clean motel room in the very heart of Maine’s most desirable location for everything from the sights, shopping, dining, to summer fun. We went to the Portland area partially on business, but it turned out to... More 

Thank esoral
Dunedin, Florida
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54 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

A fantastic place to stay near Pine Point, Black Point, or Ferry beaches at a very affordable price. The rooms are larger and immaculate; the staff is very receptive to guests' needs. Very simple and straight ahead, a great alternative to the busy beach cottage areas. Lots to visit nearby, great food and more things that the locals love. You... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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36 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

What a wonderful little place this is! My room and bathroom were big, the bed was super-comfortable, and the proprietors could not have been nicer. There aren't a lot of frills here, but who cares? I stayed in Room 210, which offers a queen bed and pull-out sofa--this room is on the second floor right on the end of the... More 

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Salt Point, New York
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

By far and away best bang for the buck!!! Immaculately clean!!! Super Service and friendly management!!! The owners are professional and very nice!!! Beds are comfortable...nice quiet place to stay. God willing we will be back next year!!!

Thank tjeffp123
Allamuchy, New Jersey
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

For the last 12 years, we've always broke up our long drive to and from our lake house by staying over at the same hotel in Scarborough, Maine. Since the hotel we frequented is now undergoing renovation, we read TripAdvisor's tested reviews to aid us in choosing an alternative venue. As a result of what we learned, America's Best Value... More 

Thank BriHerm
Kalamazoo, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Don't be put off with what appears to be an outdated old motel. The room was spacious and clean. The beds were very comfortable and everything worked the way it should. I've rated the motel higher than I might otherwise have because of the graciousness of the owners. We had a mix up on the dates, totally my fault, and... More 

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Sam P, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn-Scarborough/Portland, responded to this review

Thank you very much for nice review about our property. We do try to accommodate our guests and help them as much we can. Thank you for this appreciation... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Americas Best Value Inn of Scarborough, Maine, nestled near many great attractions surrounding Portland. Beaches are what draw many people to Maine and there are five just within the town limits of Scarborough itself. If dining is your preference we have two of the top 10 restaurants in the state which are located here in town as well. For kids of all ages, Funtown/Splashtown and Aquaboggan Water Park are but a few miles down the road. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn-Scarborough/Portland

Address: 321 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074-9703
Location: United States > Maine > Scarborough
Price Range: $68 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn-Scarborough/Portland 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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Americas Best Value Inn-Scarborough/Portland Maine
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