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    Inn by the Sea

    40 Bowery Beach Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2599
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 485*
          USD 461*
          USD 484*
          USD 484*
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          Overview
          • Excellent76%
          • Very good15%
          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “sea glass” (75 reviews)
          “garden suite” (63 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          I wrote a review of this hotel 2 years ago and gave it a resounding 5 out of 5. I loved it. So much so, that this year while my grandmother convalesced after a long hospital stay at my mom's place in Old Orchard I...More

          1  Thank aaronclark
          Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the Sea

          Dear aaronclark: Thank you for taking the time to write this candid review. Many thanks for the wonderful remarks about our friendly staff and our beautiful location. However, we are very sorry you were dispointed with your return visit, and that we were unable to...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          We were at the Inn by the Sea on April 14-16, in a Spa Suite. We were ready to be disappointed when we pulled in the parking lot because the Inn looked very plain, unassuming. But it was a 180 degree turn once we stepped...More

          1  Thank cartarun
          Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the Sea

          Dear cartarun: Many thanks for this wonderful review. We are so pleased you found the service the best you have experienced in a hotel, and that you plan to return soon. Putting baskets together for children was great fun for the staff, and we are...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          Stayed Easter weekend & cannot wait for our next trip. This was our 5th trip to the Inn since 2015 and each time we come it keeps getting better and better. A big plus for us is the dog-friendliness and that we are able to...More

          Thank Karen D
          Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the Sea

          Dear Karen D: The best compliment we can have is when guests return year after year! Thank you for being such a loyal guest. We are delighted everything was perfect and hope we will see you again very soon. Best wishes, Michael Briggs, General Manager,...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          Stayed for a weekend & can't wait to go back. The hotel is beautiful! Rooms are spacious and the spa is fantastic! So close to Portland too! It is also a super pet friendly inn. The staff was so welcoming and friendly. I didn't want...More

          Thank LisaFrankie
          Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the Sea

          Dear LisaFrankie: Delighted you hated to leave and found the staff welcoming and helpful! We are pleased you enjoyed our SPA, your room and our location on the beach just 7 miles south of Portland- Thank you for visiting, and we do hope you'll return...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          I'm not even sure why I'm writing more than the title. Inn by the sea is perfect. I could suggest a spa suite, but i'm pretty sure you can't wrong with any of their accommodations. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. The bar/waitstaff were...More

          Thank pickytravellers2
          Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the Sea

          Dear pickytravellers2: Thank you for the perfect review! We are very pleased you enjoyed your visit and plan to return- that is the best compliment we could have. We are always delighted when guests comment positively on service from our dedicated staff. We are delighted...More

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          About
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          GreenLeadersGold level
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 288 - USD 816 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 61
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • Maine >
          • Cape Elizabeth
          • Also Known As
          • Inn By The Sea Hotel Cape Elizabeth
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          Traveller (474)
          Room & Suite (151)
          Pool & Beach (51)
          Dining (26)
          Hotel & Grounds (248)
          Bathroom (25)
          Family and Play Areas (3)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Nora D
          Hi, are they any other resturants within walking distance? I am trying to decide if I should rent a car. Thank you! Nora
          20 August 2016|
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          Response from mjbeckett | Reviewed this property |
          We used Uber. It was fast, efficient and cheaper than a taxi.
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          kmk816
          Are the garden suites renovated? Its unclear to me based on the reviews and photos whether or not this is the case? And do all garden suite rooms have ocean views? Thank you!
          27 June 2016|
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          Response from blankczech50 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, the Garden Suites are very nice. Newly renovated and on the ground floor. Very nice.
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          DrMPa
          I'm wondering if their is a grocery store of any sort in the area. Thank you. Maria
          29 April 2016|
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          Response from Lyndy49 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes - I'd guess 3-5 miles headed into Portland is a grocery store
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          Room Tips
          "Ask for a suite on the 2nd floor - 1st floor suites require using a flight of stairs"
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          "Ask for a room away from the new construction."
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          "request ocean view"
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          "We stayed in the Garden Suite end room.. Very spacious with beautiful views of the grounds and the ocean."
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