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88 Spring St
Portland, ME 04101-3924
Nightly Rates: ($475.00 - $529.00)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Description:

Guests Revel in Portland Hotel's Setting by the SeaSet along the beautiful shores of Casco Bay, the Holiday Inn Portland - By the Bay hotel's location in Portland, Maine combines convenience, entertainment and beauty to create the perfect environment for every traveler. Offering a waterfront view that extends to the Calendar Islands, the hotel's setting fully captures the beauty and culture of Portland, Maine.The hotel's business travelers find great opportunities in the area. Those traveling long distances make use of the hotel's shuttle to take them to Portland International Jetport (PWM), Amtrak, the bus station and many other local destinations. The Portland Arts District surrounds the hotel, with the Portland Museum of Art, Children's Museum, Merrill Auditorium and Civic Center.This hotel's location in Portland, Maine provides a variety of entertainment options for its guests, as well. When guests aren't taking cruises on the Casco Bay Lines or enjoying the Old Port District just a short walk away, they often venture down to Cape Elizabeth and check out the Portland Head Light, a historic lighthouse set on the spectacular shores of Fort Williams Park.The Holiday Inn Portland - By the Bay hotel includes a beautiful indoor pool and sauna where guests can relax. Fantastic cuisine awaits you at the on-site Port of Call restaurant. Come and experience the natural beauty and unique culture of Portland, Maine.

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  11:00 AM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  11
Number of rooms:  239
Number of suites:  2
Time zone:  GMT


Port of Call Restaurant: Our elegant yet informal full service dining room offers friendly and attentive service. Our menu features quality American cuisine with a New England flair. Enjoy our casual atmosphere, featuring adjoining lounge for cocktails and socializing.
Port of Call Lounge: Port of Call Lounge is open11:00 am to 12:45 am offering your favorite beverages and dinner fare.


Fitness center on-site
Fitness center off-site
Indoor pool

Room Info:

Connecting rooms
Bathrobe, Sofa bed
Connecting rooms
2 double beds nonsmoking: TV
1 king bayview nonsmoking: TV
1 king bed upgraded nonsmoking: TV
standard room nonsmoking: TV
2 beds bayview nonsmoking: TV
2 double beds upgraded nonsmoking: TV
1 queen bed hear mobility accessible tub non smoking: TV
1 queen bed hear accessible roll in shower non smoking: TV

Meeting Facilities:

State of Maine Ballroom: Event Ballroom with capability of partitioning into 5 separate rooms

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • Accessible facilities
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Desk with lamp
  • Florist
  • Grocery shopping service available
  • Indoor pool
  • Meeting rooms
  • On-Site parking
  • Premium movie channels
  • Safe
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Two-line phone
  • Voice mail
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Car rental desk
  • Color television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Hairdryer
  • Interior corridors
  • Microwave
  • Onsite laundry
  • Private bathroom
  • Safe deposit box
  • Shops and commercial services
  • Tennis court
  • Valet parking
  • Wireless internet connection
  • Bathtub
  • Casino
  • Complimentary newspaper in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Free newspaper
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite television
  • Spare electrical outlet available at desk
  • Transportation services - local area
  • Valet same day dry cleaning
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Beauty shop/salon
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Cribs
  • Electrical adaptors available
  • Golf
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Lounges/bars
  • Non-smoking
  • Pay per view movies on TV
  • Rollaway bed
  • Separate closet
  • Stereo
  • Travel agency
  • Video games

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Shopping within walking distance - Old PortNovelty shops, clothing and accessories, jewelry shops. Local merchandisers as opposed to chain store shopping.

Maine MallRetail chains, food court, electronics, full service restaurant, parking. 15 minute drive.

Cross Insurance Arena

Cumberland Fairground

Amtrack DowneasterAmtrak


Portland International Jetport


Sable OaksCountry Club

Overlooking Casco Bay & Atlantic OceanPanoramic views from the bayside of the hotel, featuring Casco Bay and the Calendar Islands

Walk To The Old Port DistrictThe Old Port District offers boutique shopping, cobblestoned streeets lined with many bars and restaurants, located on Portland's working waterfront.

Located In Historic Arts DistrictPortland Museum of Art, Childrens Museum located across the street from the Hotel. Art galleries withing walking distance. Maine College of Art two blocks from Hotel.

Hadlock Baseball FieldSeadogs baseball - farm team of Red Sox

Cross Insurance ArenaAdjacent to the Hotel,the Civic Center hosts the Maine Mariners team, as well as many concerts

Portland ExpoLocal sporting venue

Merrill AuditoriumCity Hall Auditorium with concerts

Longfellow's HouseHome of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Victorian MansionMansion decorated in Victorian style

Main Narrow Gauge RailroadTrain rides through Portland

Portland HeadlightHistoric Lighthouse

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