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Overview of Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay

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Exterior
Indoor pool, open 6:00 AM to 11:00 PM, pool umbrellas
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCharles Q. Clapp House1 min walk
    Popular LocationPortland Museum of Art2 min walk
    Popular LocationVictoria Mansion5 min walk
    AirportPortland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport)13 min drive
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Upgraded)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Upgraded)
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Bay view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)
  • Standard Room, Non Smoking

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, Non Smoking
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Bay View

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Bay view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Bay View
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Upgraded)

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Upgraded)
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

About this area

Portland

In the historical district, Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay is in Portland's Downtown Portland neighborhood, a walkable area with great shopping. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Higgins Beach and Deering Oaks Park, while Portland Museum of Art and McLellan-Sweat Mansion are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Cross Insurance Arena or Fitzpatrick Stadium. Kayaking and motor boating offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain climbing and hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Charles Q. Clapp House - 1 min walk
  • Portland Museum of Art - 2 min walk
  • Cross Insurance Arena - 4 min walk
  • Victoria Mansion - 5 min walk
  • International Cryptozoology Museum - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Portland Transportation Center - 6 min drive
  • AirportPortland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Port of Call Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Level 5 Bar & Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Green Elephant — 3 min walk
  • Emilitsa — 3 min walk
  • Five Fifty-Five — 3 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay

3-star Portland hotel in Downtown Portland, walk to Cross Insurance Arena
2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas, a free airport shuttle, and a free cruise terminal shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a sauna, and a 24-hour business center are onsite. All 239 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find room service, coffee makers, and pillow menus.
Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay offers 239 accommodations with video-game consoles and safes. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels and pay movies. Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Portland hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, a 24-hour fitness center, and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard sanitization guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Covered self parking: USD 10 per day
  • Covered valet parking: USD 10 per day
  • RV/bus/truck parking (subject to charges)
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Free roundtrip airport shuttle from 5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Free area shuttle up to 2 miles
  • Free roundtrip train station shuttle from 5:00 AM - 1:00 AM
  • Train station shuttle on request
  • Free bus station shuttle
  • Free cruise terminal shuttle
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–11:00 AM: USD 6-16 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna

Family friendly

  • Children's toys
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 12 meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (30000 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Pool umbrellas

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Handrails in stairways
  • In-room accessibility
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Roll-in shower
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Renovated entire property - July 2020
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • Video-game console

Food and drink

  • Champagne service
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products used
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 1 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free rollaway/extra beds
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 6 and USD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Covered self parking fee: USD 10 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Covered valet parking fee: USD 10 per day (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
This property uses eco-friendly cleaning products
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 11:00 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
A car is not required for transportation to and from this property
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQIA friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Hotel Portland-By Bay
Holiday Inn Portland-By Bay
Holiday Inn Portland-By Bay Hotel
Portland By The Bay Portland
Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay Hotel
Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay Portland
Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay Hotel Portland

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay?
As of Nov 26, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay on Nov 29, 2020 start from CA $125, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool. Pool access is from 6:00 AM–11:00 PM.
Is Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay?
Self parking is available for USD 10 per day. Valet parking is available for USD 10 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 1 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Does Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a free airport shuttle.
Where is Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay located?
Located in Downtown Portland, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Charles Q. Clapp House and Cross Insurance Arena. Portland Museum of Art and McLellan-Sweat Mansion are also within 5 minutes.
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Perfect location! Right near everything, decent price for everything you need to have a good couple nights in a new city.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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The location was excellent and the cleaning staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Did not like that we had to pay additional for parking.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
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Noisy! No soundproofing. Hopefully they include that in their renovation.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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The on-site parking was great! We arrived a little early and were able to check-in right away. Bevin was excellent. This location is walking distance to tons of stuff.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

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Nice renovation job- good location ... just wish the covid-culture was over
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

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