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Top tips for finding Portland hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Portland, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Portland in December and January.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Portland if you stay on a Monday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 12 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Portland accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Portland found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 143, while the most expensive was C$ 144.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Portland for 2 days.
If you are visiting Portland and you want to stay in the absolute best hotel available in the area, a couple of good choices include the Portland Harbor Hotel which features amenities like a fitness center, room service, and an on-site bar and lounge, and the Canopy by Hilton Portland Waterfront that has an on-site restaurant and features valet parking.
If you plan on doing a little bit of golfing while you are in Portland, there are some great courses found west of the center of the city such as the Nonesuch River Golf Club. The Casco Bay Inn offers a location close to courses such as this one plus features amenities like a free airport shuttle and free parking.
If the idea of taking part in some water sports while you are in Portland sounds like a great idea, a great spot to visit is just south of the downtown area across the Fore River. Aloft Portland puts you just a short drive from this area it still offers easy access to the downtown area.
If you are planning on visiting an amazing location like Peaks Island which features great beaches and a marina while you are in Portland, a good hotel choice near this area is The 8th Maine Regiment Lodge And Museum which features uniquely decorated rooms for guests offering antique furnishings.
If you plan on doing a couple of great day trips when you stay in Portland to places like The Kennybunks or Acadia National Park, you will want a hotel with easy highway and freeway access. The Inn at St John has a great location right along Interstate 295 giving you easy access to all sorts of coastal areas in Maine.
If you’re interested in staying in a neighborhood that is centrally located and provides easy access to the harbor, check out hotels in Bayside. The Portland Harbor Hotel is an upscale choice, while the Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay offers affordable rooms for those on a budget.
To stay in the heart of restaurants, bars, museums, breweries and boutiques, consider booking hotels in the Old Port district. The Press Hotel, Marriott Autograph Collection is just half a mile from the Portland Museum of Art and also offers an art gallery onsite.
To take advantage of public transport in Portland, consider booking a hotel in Libbytown, a neighborhood that is right beside the Portland Transportation Center. The Inn at St John is an affordable bed and breakfast that will put you close to the major transportation hub.
Enjoy Portland’s natural scenery and book a hotel in Parkside, a neighborhood in the city center that contains the sprawling 55-acre Deering Oaks Park. The Francis is a boutique hotel located in a 19th-century brick house, within a 6-minute walk from the park.
Get a unique taste of Portland’s beaches by staying at a hotel on Peak’s Island, like the Portland Regency Hotel & Spa. Peak’s Island is only 3-miles from Downtown, and it has several art galleries and museums.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Portland
What is a great hotel choice for people on a romantic getaway to Portland?
The Portland Regency Hotel & Spa has an amazing location right near the marina along the Fore River and still offers quick and easy access to the downtown area. In addition, this property features a beautiful spa that is great for a romantic weekend.
If I need to go to places such as Manchester, New Hampshire or Boston easily while I'm staying in Portland, what would be a good hotel choice?
For travelers that need to head south from the city of Portland, you will want to stay along Interstate 95. The Fairfield Inn Portland Maine Mall
sits right at the intersection of Interstate 95 and Interstate 295, giving travelers easy access to cities to the south as well as downtown Portland.
What is a great hotel choice for families in the Portland area?
An amazing spot that the whole family will enjoy is the Inn at Diamond Cove
which sits on Great Diamond Island just to the east of downtown Portland and offers wonderful amenities for the family such as a restaurant and a pool.
If I am looking to stay somewhere a little more residential away from the hustle and bustle of the downtown area, what would be a good choice?
For those that would like to stay somewhere a little out of the way from the downtown area, a good choice is to head to the smaller community of Westbrook, just to the west of downtown Portland. A good choice in this area is the Inn at Portland
which also features an on-site restaurant as well as a bar and lounge.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Portland districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Portland city centre
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