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Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Roll-In Shower)
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking (Upgraded)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking (Upgraded)
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, Non Smoking
1 Double Bed 1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, Bay View
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3-star Portland hotel in Downtown Portland, walk to Cross Insurance Arena

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Indoor pool
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

With a stay at Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay in Portland (Downtown Portland), you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Cross Insurance Arena and Maine Mall. This hotel is 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from Portland Head Light and 10.6 mi (17 km) from Higgins Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 239 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Flat-screen televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Don't miss out on the many recreational opportunities, including an indoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and wedding services. Guests can get around on the complimentary shuttle, which operates within 2 miles.

Grab a bite at Level 5 Bar & Restaurant, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Portland? This hotel has facilities measuring 30000 square feet (2787 square meters), including a conference center. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request), and a cruise ship terminal shuttle is also provided at no charge.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay

88 Spring St, Portland, ME 04101

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay provides a sauna, a 24-hour fitness center, and complimentary bicycles. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A 24-hour business center is on site at this 3-star property. Event facilities measuring 30000 square feet (2787 square meters) include a conference center. This business-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, gift shops/newsstands, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. An area shuttle within 2 miles and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) are complimentary for guests. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge). A total renovation of this property was completed in July 2020.

Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay is a smoke-free property.

  • Free cruise terminal shuttle
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • Free ferry terminal shuttle
  • Bar/lounge
  • Water dispenser
  • Elevator
  • Free airport transportation
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Covered parking
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Covered parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Swimming pool
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2787
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Free bus station shuttle
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 239
  • Number of floors - 11
  • Free train station drop-off
  • Conference space
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free area shuttle
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 30000
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Free train station pickup
  • Laundry facilities
  • Television in common areas
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Garage
  • Wedding services
  • Off-street parking
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Eco-friendly cleaning products used

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge) , RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

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.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • Video-game console
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Pay movies
  • Microwave
  • Premium TV channels
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Digital TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Pillow menu
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Champagne service
  • Recycling
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available on request
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 11:00 AM.

Port of Call Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Level 5 Bar & Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean, this rooftop bar specializes in American cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Health or beauty spa nearby
  • Ice skating nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Marina nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Pool hoist on site
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. 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. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.Contactless check-out is available.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.The property affirms that it adheres to the Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Car not required

Debit cards not accepted

Staffed front desk

LGBTQIA friendly

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Cashless transactions are available

Masks are compulsory at the property

Contactless food service / room service is available

Reservation is not required for facilities onsite

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Mobile key entry is not available

Gloves are available to guests

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Clean Promise (IHG)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Parking height restrictions apply

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

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.

Hotel Names

  • 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

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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQIA friendly).

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