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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland

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Hazel Hurst, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Portland Maine is awesome. Every type of food mixed with plenty of shops for browsing. Start with breakfast, stop for brunch have lunch then a late day snack don't forget dinner and then a night cap. You'll walk it all off before the end of your visit if you enjoy being there as much as I do. LL Bean is... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MOST COMFY BED EVER!!! I had the best sleep ever at this hotel due to the most comfy bed. The room was super clean too! Check in was effortless and hotel staff was very friendly and accommodating :) I will stay at this location every time I'm in this area for sure!

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Midwestern State, USA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: Friendly staff, breakfast is decent, room large (King suite) Cons: The hallways and my room did not smell very good -- eventually I thought that maybe some people were smoking, or maybe people smoke by the back entrance and the smell moves through the building. That, combined with food and other sources get into the rooms from the hallways?... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, responded to this review

Dear Esker4, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, ME. We are happy that you found the property conveniently located from the airport. It is disappointing to know that you were not satisfied with your room, its amenities and particularly the odor in the hallway. We appreciate... More 

Blooming Grove, PA, United States
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

We stayed here at a group rate for the Dan Fogelberg Celebration Weekend. Very nice staff on all shifts. We booked a King Suite. Comfy king bed, nice sitting area, desk & a kitchenette with a Keurig! Target is not far down the road so we stocked up on our favorite K-Cups. They are running a w/e promo thru 12/18/16... More 

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South Lyon, Michigan
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Reviewed October 23, 2016

Starting with a very warm welcome at the desk and on to a large room, clean and in very good condition. Common areas were well appointed and cleanb. Staff engaged with a"good morning". The breakfast area is fairly large and the selections are ample. There was nothing running out. It is a testament to quality that there was an employee... More 

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Canton, Georgia
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Reviewed October 21, 2016

I've traveled frequently, staying at different hotels, including the IHG brand. On this trip, I booked a suite, considering I would be in the area for a few days and I wanted to indulge/pamper myself a little more. Walking from the parking lot into the back entrance way, should have given me a clue. The floor was dirty, with noticeable... More 

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, responded to this review

Dear mehnatyk, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We would like to apologize for the inconvenience caused by the noise level during your visit and for falling short of your expectations regarding our hotel cleanliness. Your feedback is troubling and will surely be looked into. Rest assured it will be reviewed... More 

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... For less than $100 we thought it was decent value. Plenty of breakfast options (including apples, oranges and bananas) kept us going until lunch. Suite was spacious (bigger than our NYC apartment at least). Decent bathroom with nice soaps and shampoos. Pool wasn't up to much and the gym was standard but reasonably new equipment. Staff friendly and five... More 

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Reviewed October 1, 2016

ON THE PLUS SIDE The hotel was very clean, quiet, and very convenient. The pillow-top bed was wonderful! Some guest arriving at 1 or 2 am were quite noisy as they got off the elevator, but that was not the fault of the hotel. The staff were generally friendly and helpful. ON THE OTHER SIDE The ONLY deficit was the... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

The room was very large for a Holiday Inn Express and, because we were on the 6th floor, had a view over the area. The only negative about it was that there was very little fruit at breakfast (I had a banana and I think there were apples and oranges but no mixed fruit).

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Georgetown, Texas
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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

We came as a family including our two dogs to visit Portland. The hotel was extremely accommodating and friendly to find us the right room for our needs. The staff was excellent and informative when we asked them questions about the area.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express South Portland Hotel at Sable Oaks. Renovated in June of 2006, we are updated to provide you with the best service!Hotel features include free local phone calls, free wireless Internet, pool and fitness center, and a complimentary Express Start Continental breakfast. Enjoy a unique breakfast experience at our new Express Start breakfast bar served every morning featuring a selection of fruits, juices, cereals, breads/pastries, hard boiled eggs, and yogurt. Recently we've introduced hot items such as sausage and eggs! We have also created the world's best tasting cinnamon roll. Located conveniently next to the Maine Mall and only a short distance from the Freeport and Kittery outlet malls, the South Portland Holiday Inn Express is a great place to stay while you shop. Just two miles away from the Portland Jetport, our free shuttle will be there to pick you up and bring you directly to the hotel. Visit South Portland, Maine, and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland

Address: 303 Sable Oaks Drive, South Portland, ME 04106
Location: United States > Maine > South Portland
Price Range: $88 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland 2.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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“Make sure your room is located away from the elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles ICFG, Oct 1, 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Gogocar, Sep 24, 2016 | Read review
“We were very pleased with RM 507 overlooking the tips of trees and not in ear-range of the interstate.”
 of 5 bubbles DaisyDiva07, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
“The top floor is usually the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles CTinAR, Jun 21, 2016 | Read review
“We had a 5th floor room facing the airport. Didn't hear any noise at all!”
 of 5 bubbles Q2158VSlisaw, May 17, 2016 | Read review
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