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Top Portland Family Hotels

Atlantic Birches Inn
2.5 out of 5
20 Portland Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, ME
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4.8/5Exceptional! (166 reviews)

"they have a great location and easy to fine. Our room was clean & the owners very friendly .and helpful with direction for the area."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 28, 2020

Atlantic Birches Inn
Homewood Suites by Hilton Portland
3 out of 5
200 Southborough Dr, Scarborough, ME
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $120 per night from Dec 9 to Dec 10
4.6/5Exceptional! (639 reviews)
Very nice accommodation

"Would stay there again. The room was large with a kitchenette, couch and desk."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 15, 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Portland
Casco Bay Inn
2 out of 5
107 US Route 1, Freeport, ME
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The price is CA $112 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
4.6/5Exceptional! (343 reviews)

"Very clean and very quiet for a nice weekend getaway for my wife and I. We would definitely stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 12, 2020

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Hampton Inn Saco
2.5 out of 5
48 Industrial Park Rd, Saco, ME
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The price is CA $103 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"Our experience was great. Very clean room and the staff was very pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 20, 2020

Hampton Inn Saco
Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Maine
3.5 out of 5
1050 Westbrook Street, Portland, ME
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The price is CA $97 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
4.5/5Wonderful! (936 reviews)

"Loved our stay here. Rooms are very large and comfortable. Breakfast was hot and when my wife made a special request they cooked a sandwich to order! Only complaint is the HVAC fan in the bedroom did not have the option to stay on constantly thus interrupting our ‘white noise’"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Maine
Hampton Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
2.5 out of 5
209 Fore St, Portland, ME
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The price is CA $126 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
4.4/5Wonderful! (986 reviews)

"The room was clean. Not too much noise. There was dried pee on the toilet lid when we arrived. The staff was really nice. There wasn’t a view despite the photos on the website. To get that, you need to be on Commercial street. Comfy bed! No free parking."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 1, 2020

Hampton Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
Hyatt Place Portland-Old Port
3 out of 5
433 Fore St, Portland, ME
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The price is CA $133 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.4/5Wonderful! (976 reviews)

"Location next to delicious eats. Heart of Old Port. Close to lighthouses."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 27, 2020

Hyatt Place Portland-Old Port
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Windham
3 out of 5
965 Roosevelt Trail, Windham, ME
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The price is CA $82 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
4.4/5Wonderful! (845 reviews)

"Breakfast was just okay! Cereal seemed to be stale. Staff was very pleasant and positive during check-in & check-out as well as cleaning service!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Windham
Hampton Inn Portland Airport
2.5 out of 5
171 Philbrook Ave, South Portland, ME
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $97 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
4.3/5Excellent! (975 reviews)

"Great place to stay. Convenient to the Maine Mall and South Portland. Clean with Nice Amenities."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

Hampton Inn Portland Airport
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland
2.5 out of 5
303 Sable Oaks Dr, South Portland, ME
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The price is CA $133 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.2/5Excellent! (989 reviews)

"Big rooms, quiet climate control, lots of TV Channels, good internet."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland
Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks
4 out of 5
200 Sable Oaks Dr, South Portland, ME
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The price is CA $130 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.2/5Very Good! (823 reviews)

"They upgraded us which was great! LOVED the hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 7, 2020

Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks
Best Western Merry Manor Inn
2.5 out of 5
700 Main St, South Portland, ME
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The price is CA $110 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
4.1/5Very Good! (978 reviews)

"I really enjoyed the massage chair! The shower was also good (water pressure, temperature). It was very noisy, however. Not much privacy, you can hear what’s being said in the hall and in the room next door. There was also a dog growling/barking aggressively in the room next to mine."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 1, 2020

Best Western Merry Manor Inn
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Portland
3 out of 5
155 Riverside St, Portland, ME
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The price is CA $87 per night from Jan 3 to Jan 4
3.9/5Very Good! (983 reviews)

"We like the location of the Ramada. It is close to the things we visit in the Portland area."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 20, 2020

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Portland
Days Inn by Wyndham Airport/Maine Mall
2 out of 5
461 Maine Mall Rd, South Portland, ME
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3.8/5Good! (1,372 reviews)
Maine road trip getaway 2020

"This was a stop during a road trip - close to all shopping/lots of food/restaurant choices! Be advised - no breakfast/coffee service due COVID-19 but room was sufficient for our stay."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 2, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Airport/Maine Mall
Quality Suites
3 out of 5
500 Us Route 1, Freeport, ME
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The price is CA $93 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.8/5Good! (988 reviews)

"Very nice staff & clean room and close to town shopping center"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 2, 2020

Quality Suites
Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham South Portland
2 out of 5
675 Main Street I-95, Rt 1-I95 ex 45-I295 Ex 3, South Portland, ME
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The price is CA $77 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
3.8/5Good! (1,165 reviews)

"Why spend the money to be in Portland when this hotel is a short 10 min drive To Portland. The staff greeted you as you walked in. The pool is a warm pool witch was nice. The restaurant that is attached has good food. Could use some updates"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 31, 2020

Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham South Portland
The Rhumb Line Resort
2.5 out of 5
41 Turbat's Creek off Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, ME
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The price is CA $127 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.7/5Good! (270 reviews)

"The amenities were great! Indoor pool and hot tub, outdoor pool and hot tub, and outdoor bar and restaurant. It was in a great location. The girls at the front desk were very friendly and helpful. Our room was big. However, the hotel was dated and could use some renovations. They closed down the ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 23, 2020

The Rhumb Line Resort
Ramada by Wyndham Saco/Old Orchard Beach Area
2.5 out of 5
352 North St, Saco, ME
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $72 per night from Dec 15 to Dec 16
3.7/5Good! (979 reviews)

"easy to find but there is nothing around, no breakfast provided"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 28, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Saco/Old Orchard Beach Area
Fireside Inn & Suites
3 out of 5
81 Riverside St, Portland, ME
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $103 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
3.6/5Good! (996 reviews)
Great relaxing stay.

"It was great! super clean, the indoor pool was nice. Plenty of parking, they upgraded our room for free! We were there for 4 nights."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 24, 2020

Fireside Inn & Suites
Comfort Inn & Suites Scarborough-Portland
2.5 out of 5
329 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME
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The price is CA $89 per night from Dec 10 to Dec 11
3.6/5Good! (982 reviews)
Great! Great location too!

"We love it. We loved the room. The pool. The service. Everything was good and is also close to the beaches."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 1, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Scarborough-Portland
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Where Should We Stay in Portland?

The destination of Portland is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The entertainment, museums, and theaters are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Fly into Portland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport), which is the closest airport, or Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is located 23.2 mi (37.3 km) from the city center. Portland has 130 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Quality Suites - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. Guests like the clean rooms and quiet location at this 2.5-star hotel.

Best Western Merry Manor Inn - Features a children's pool, a restaurant, and free parking. This 2.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its central location.

Days Inn by Wyndham Airport/Maine Mall - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort at this 2-star hotel.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Portland - Features an indoor pool, 2 restaurants, and free parking. This 3-star hotel is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

When Should We Visit Portland?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Portland.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 78°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 15°F
  • Driest months: August, February, January, and July, with an average rainfall of 3.36 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, October, April, and March, with an average rainfall of 4.60 inches

What Should We See and Do in Portland?

While you and your family are visiting Portland, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Children's Museum of Maine. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Portland Museum of Art, Victoria Mansion, and Portland Observatory.

Portland is also known for its:
  • Seafood
  • Shopping
  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Theater

Getting Around Portland

If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Portland Transportation Center, Old Orchard Beach Station, or Saco Transportation Center. Portland might not have many public transit choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Frequently asked questions

What's Portland like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Portland is a good choice. The entertainment, museums, and seafood restaurants are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation spot. Fly into Portland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM), which is the closest airport, or Auburn, ME (LEW-Auburn - Lewiston Municipal), which is located 27.1 mi (43.6 km) from the center of Portland.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Portland?
Quality Suites is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for your kid-friendly vacation include Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Maine and The Rhumb Line Resort.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in Portland?
Expedia has 131 hotels in Portland that are great for families.
What's the seasonal weather like in Portland?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 28°F. The snowiest months in Portland are December, January, February, and March, with each month seeing an average of 14 inches of snowfall.
What's there to see and do with your family in Portland?
While you are visiting Portland, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Cross Insurance Arena, Maine Mall, and Old Orchard Beach Pier. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Portland Head Light, Higgins Beach, and Goose Rocks Beach.

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