Welcome to the Holiday Inn by the Bay

Our Portland, Maine full-service hotel offers stunning waterfront and city views. Watch the sunrise over the busy working Casco Bay harbor and see lobstermen begin their day. Located within easy walking distance to the best of the Old Port’s shops, bars, and restaurants, you have the city at your fingertips. Holiday Inn By the Bay is surrounded with cultural activities including the Portland Museum of Art, the Children’s Museum, Merrill Auditorium, Cross Insurance Arena, and Casco Bay Cruise Lines. Be sure to add a trip to Cape Elizabeth to see the famous Portland Head Light historic lighthouse in Fort Williams Park. Come and experience the natural beauty and unique culture of Portland, Maine.


You can also spend the day at the hotel lounging by the large indoor pool or relaxing in the sauna. The fitness center is open 24/7. Our on-site Port of Call restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner – serving local beers and fresh Maine seafood. In the summer, be sure to use our complimentary electric bikes to explore the city on two wheels. Come back in time for happy hour in the lounge!