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Holiday Inn Portland By The Bay

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Reviewed 13 October 2014

Loved this Holiday Inn. We were met with cookies and juice or tea - a nice touch. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room was modern, clean and had a Keurig coffee machine. Very comfortable. We were accidentally given buffet tickets for the morning and on...More

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Response from Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded 15 October 2014

Thank you for your review and the compliments on the room. In fact our dining room is not contracted out, but rather a part of our hotel. The contract for your tour called for a complimentary breakfast buffet, but after check in when the tickets...More

Reviewed 12 October 2014 via mobile

Was in town for a show and stayed here. This is my second time around and am still pleased. Older place but upgraded and kept well. Keurig coffee machines are a nice touch. Outside of the price being a little rich for what it is,...More

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Response from Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded 15 October 2014

Thank you for your review and for your continued patronage. We appreciate our return guests very much.

Reviewed 11 October 2014

This hotel provided an average stay. The lobby is nice, the rooms clean and the staff good. Nothing stood out either good or bad. We were on the fourth floor and we had a view of the roof in the forefront of our bay view....More

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Response from Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded 15 October 2014

Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to see you for a return visit in the future.

Reviewed 8 October 2014

Attended a wedding there, we are local to Maine. Parking lot guys let trucks in that could not clear the roof line in the lot. So then everyone had to turn around. There were 4 wedding crashers (not people the bride and groom did not...More

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Response from Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded 10 October 2014

As the hotel attempted to explain to the people at the function, we are unfortunately not in control of who and who cannot attend events. We rent the space, provide the food and bars as ordered from the client, and serve the guests. When not...More

Reviewed 7 October 2014

The hotel is within easy reach of the Old Port and is opposite the Museum of Art. The hotel offers pick up from the airports and the Amtrak station which was very convenient and from pick up to reception and in the bars and restaurant...More

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Response from Management3, Manager at Holiday Inn Portland By The BayResponded 10 October 2014

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and our beautiful city. We thank you for your review and look forward to your return

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USD 111 - USD 358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Business Hotel in Portland
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USD 111 - USD 358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Portland
#8 Business Hotel in Portland
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HJ P
21 December 2017|
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Response from HIBAYPortland | Property representative |
Greetings HJ P! Our hotel is diagonally across the street; 500ft from the Cross Insurance Arena. The walk is well under 5 minutes, however it may feel like longer in the cold! As always, our complimentary downtown... More
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Response from Libby317 | Reviewed this property |
It is indeed $10 a day...you use your room card to access the parking and they add it to your bill.
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"One side faces the bay, the other side faces downtown."
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"Ask for a room with a harbor view"
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"Bay view rooms are worth the higher premium"
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"South side rooms have excellent view of harbor, but the north rooms give a great view of the Portland Museum..."
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