Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay

88 Spring St, Portland, United States, 04101  show map
 3 stars
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Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay is a 3-star hotel offering a beautiful accommodation not far from Casco Bay, Maine Jewish Museum and Hadlock Field. Residing in an 11-story building, the hotel was opened in 1973 and renovated in 2012.

The hotel puts guests near award-winning beaches. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.

Guests will find outlet stores and shops within minutes of the hotel.

Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay can be reached in 5 minutes by car from Intl Jetport airport.

Rooms

There are 239 guestrooms featuring upgraded room, upgraded king room and king room equipped with individual climate control, music system, an individual safe, satellite television and a separate toilet. Some rooms at Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay have a view over the islands. They are fitted with a small fridge, coffee/tea makers and a microwave as well as en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, bath sheets and a shower.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the bar each morning. There is a restaurant serving American dishes on site. Guests can relax in the coffee bar serving hot drinks. Located in a historic area, Nosh and Artemisia Cafe serve a wide range of meals.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel also offers cars for rent.

Relax

Meals and video games are provided for guests with children. Such fitness options as a gym and a fitness center are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 10 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   239.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Limited time reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Postal service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink
  • Email service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Scanner
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Video games
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Bay view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Wet bar
  • Mini-bar
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Multi-line phone
  • Free local telephone calls

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 19 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

88 Spring St, Portland, United States, 04101

Get directions
City Center
  • Portland
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Intl Jetport (PWM)
    4.0 km
  • Pease Tradeport (PSM)
    78.5 km
Restaurants
  • 555 (cuisine: American)
    200 m
  • Little Tap House (cuisine: American)
    100 m
Beaches
  • Casco Bay
    860 m
  • East End Beach
    2.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    239

Rooms and availability

Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay photos Room
Guest Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 2 Single beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • Video games
  • Radio
Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay photos Room
King Room
Bay view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • Video games
Upgraded Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • Video games
Upgraded King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Rollaway bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Stereo
  • Video games

Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center900 m

Convention centers

  • Portland Maine Expo Center 1.3 km

Sport related

  • Cumberland County Civic Center100 m
  • Merrill Auditorium700 m

Amusement

  • Casco Bay Island Transit Drct1.0 km

Historical sites

  • Maine Olmstead Alliance200 m

Stadiums

  • Cumberland County Civic Ctr100 m
  • Hadlock Field1.2 km
  • Portland Exposition Building1.3 km
  • Fitzpatrick Stadium1.6 km

Museums

  • New Years Portland100 m
  • Museum of African Tribal Arts100 m
  • Victoria Mansion200 m
  • Maine History Gallery300 m
  • Wadsworth Longfellow House300 m
  • Pca Great Performances300 m
  • Outside Images400 m
  • Neal Dow Memorial600 m

Halls

  • Maine Ballroom Dance200 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Maine College of Art100 m
  • Bangor Theological Seminary400 m
  • Thomas College Ctr-Learning800 m
  • University of Southern Maine1.4 km
  • Pierre's School1.4 km
  • University of Maine School-Law1.6 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Gulf of Maine Aquarium400 m

Theaters

  • State Theatre200 m

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Ballard House100 m
  • Mercy Hospital Of Portland300 m
  • Maine Medical Center1.1 km

Local attractions

  • Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company and Museum1.6 km
    58 Fore Street, Portland
  • Eastern Promenade2.3 km
    Portland, ME 04101
  • Willard Beach2.8 km
    South Portland, ME
  • Portland Observatory1.7 km
    138 Congress St., Portland
  • East End Beach2.4 km
    Eastern Promenade, Portland

Near the hotel

  • Portland Museum of Art120 m
    7 Congress Square, Portland
  • Museum of African Culture330 m
    13 Brown St, Portland
  • International Cryptozoology Museum390 m
    11 Avon Street, Portland
  • Casco Bay Bridge860 m
    Portland, ME
  • Victoria Mansion230 m
    109 Danforth St., Portland
  • Maine Historical Society370 m
    489 Congress Street, Portland
  • Casco Bay860 m
    Portland, ME

Restaurants nearby

  • 555200 m

    Address: 555 Congress St
    Phone: (207) 761-0555

    86% likes this, based on 338 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 38

  • Cumberland club portland maine110 m

    Address: 116 High Street
    Phone: 2077736402

    60% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Otto170 m

    Address: 576 Congress Street

    76% likes this, based on 169 reviews

  • Little Tap House100 m

    Address: 106 High Street
    Phone: +1 207-518-9283

    72% likes this, based on 43 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 4 - GBP 15

  • Marcy's Breakfast & Lunch150 m

    Address: 47 Oak St
    Phone: 207-774-9713

    74% likes this, based on 83 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 6

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    239
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Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 28 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
8.0
Rooms
8.0
Service
8.0
Value
8.0
Dining
7.0

Guest reviews

  • Bobbie
    July  2017
    7.8

    I stayed for a wedding. I was able to get early check in to get ready for the wedding. The room was clean and quiet. Breakfast was good.

    Clean and neat.

    The first front desk person I spoke to customer service was lacking. I flew in for a family wedding and booked a room for the day of the wedding. The wedding was at 4 pm. I requested early check in the day before the wedding and told her I flew in from out of state. ( also it was a special request when I booked my stay) and her response was matter of fact not to call the day of the wedding until noon as that was when check out was and they would not have a room available until then. I told her that I was aware of the check out time but was aware that a lot of people check out early and don't use the. late check out. She told me I could get ready in their fitness room and that is all she could do. Thankfully when I called the morning of the wedding at 9 am I had a better experience. The peron I spoke to was pleasant and helpful. She held a room for me to check in early for the wedding I was attending. She also shared with me there where 20 rooms ready at the time I called. Such a different experience then the day before.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    the parking deck was full and we had to use the alternate deck located on the opposite side of the hotel--which you either had to walk or drive to get their. You couldn't access it through the hotel and have to leave the main building--so in bad weather it makes it a little inconvienient.

  • Single
    8.8

    Hotel was clean, and staff was friendly and helpful with all of my questions. It was a short walk to the old town, and right across the street from the museum.

    The pillows were a little weird, felt like they were stuffed with cotton balls...

  • Family with children
    6.6

    The $20 breakfast vouchers were a bit of a pain to deal with. I would rather just have a continental breakfast included.

  • Couple
    10.0

    the staff were very friendly, good location, and the room was very comfortable.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The hotel is modern and clean. The view of the bay from the bedroom was wonderful.

    It is a little way out of the town centre.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Good location close to the harbour and down-town area, nice rooms.

    We first got a smoking room just next to the elevator instead of a non-smoking room as per the reservation. We finally got what we had booked...

  • Couple
    9.2

    A very nice hotel a little bit outside the center of Portland, but still near lots of shops and restaurants. It's on a hill so it has nice views of the surrounding areas.

    We were on the tenth floor and the windows were made to not open. It would have been nice to get some of the lovely Portland fresh air into our room.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We have stayed here before 3 years ago for a family wedding taking place near by. We remebered how close it was to the old port area of town. During the 3 years, they have re-done most of the hotel rooms and we were very pleased. We asked for and paid for a room w/view of bay and very very pleased. They have a indoor pool and workout room as well. It is just a three loong block walk to the old port for shopping and dining on the bay.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The facility was clean and well kept. The staff was unifirmly helpful and friendly from the front desk, to maid service, to van driver. Much more enjoyable than expected.

    The location was a little out of the way from the main attractions of Protland.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Easy walk into town. Friendly staff, easy check-in.

    We paid for a sea-view room, but the windows were misted up as if the double glazing had blown. When we asked, we were told the windows were misted from sea spray and needed cleaning. We were told they were cleaned every few weeks, but they couldn't keep on top of it. I am dubious about this as we had two windows side by side, but only the right hand side window was affected!?! Not impressed with that.

  • Single
    10.0

    Perfect! The staff at the front desk were extremely helpful and attentive and being a solo female traveller, I fellt very comfortable in this hotel and in the bar of an evening.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    great location in midden of the city great value very nice room and friendly staff wonderful city

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    We have stayed here before 3 years ago for a family wedding taking place near by. We remebered how close it was to the old port area of town. During the 3 years, they have re-done most of the hotel rooms and we were very pleased. We asked for and paid for a room w/view of bay and very very pleased. They have a indoor pool and workout room as well. It is just a three loong block walk to the old port for shopping and dining on the bay.

How to reach hotel

hotel Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay Portland location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

88 Spring St, Portland, United States, 04101

Get directions
City Center
  • Portland
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Intl Jetport (PWM)
    4.0 km
  • Pease Tradeport (PSM)
    78.5 km
Restaurants
  • 555 (cuisine: American)
    200 m
  • Little Tap House (cuisine: American)
    100 m
Beaches
  • Casco Bay
    860 m
  • East End Beach
    2.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    239