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The Press Hotel, Autograph Collection - Portland - Living room
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Inn at Portland - Portland - Front desk
Inn at Portland
5.9 Fair
Free Wi-Fi
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Aloft Portland, Me
8.3 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Portland hotels near Merrill Auditorium

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Canopy by Hilton Portland Waterfront - Portland - Lounge
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Portland Harbor Hotel - Portland - Bedroom
Portland Harbor Hotel
8.4 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Top Portland hotels with parking

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The Francis - Portland - Building
The Francis
8.5 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Clarion Hotel Airport - Portland - Bedroom
Airport shuttle

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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 hotels in Portland in January and February.
  • 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 Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 33 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Portland hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Portland found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $83, while the most expensive was $529.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel 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.

  • Are there hotels in Portland with free parking?

    The Clarion Hotel Airport at the airport location is a standard pick that provides free parking as well as an airport shuttle for guests. The Ramada Plaza Portland is close to Old Port and offers free parking. Another option is Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland .

  • Which hotels in Portland are especially good for business travelers?

    If you’re traveling for business, consider staying at one of the many hotels in Portland located near the airport. The Courtyard by Marriott Portland Downtown/Waterfront is a modest choice that is less than 3-miles from the airport and has free shuttle service. The Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront is only a 7-minute walk to the airport and has an on-site restaurant. The Comfort Inn Airport is a budget hotel that is located less than 2-miles from the airport and also provides guests with free shuttle service.

  • Which hotels in Portland have a good indoor pool?

    The Best Western Merry Manor Inn is a casual favorite that has both an outdoor swimming pool and an indoor swimming pool that is reserved for kids only. The Super 8 by Wyndham Portland ME is a budget hotel with an indoor pool and a hot tub. The Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Downtown/Waterfront at the waterfront location has an indoor pool and a whirlpool.

  • Which hotels in Portland have a good view?

    The The Westin Portland Harborview has rooms that offer views of both the harbor and the mountains, as well as a rooftop bar with views of the city. The Courtyard by Marriott Portland Downtown/Waterfront also offers views of the harbor and beaches and is within easy walking distance of many attractions, including the Portland Museum of Art.

  • What are the best hotels near Old Port?

    Canopy by Hilton Portland Waterfront, Aloft Portland, Me and Holiday Inn Portland-By The Bay are very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Old Port.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Portland?

    $398 is the average price for a double room in Portland, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as $83 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Portland for tonight?

    The best deal for a 3-star hotel room in Portland found by KAYAK users in the last 3 hours was $83, while a 4-star hotel room the lowest price was $145. The cheapest room found overall was for $83.

  • How much is a hotel in Portland for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Portland hotels for this weekend for as low as $187 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $187 and 4-star hotels from $188.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Portland?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Portland with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Portland include The Press Hotel, Autograph Collection and Courtyard by Marriott Portland Downtown/Waterfront, while popular hotels with free parking in Portland include Fireside Inn & Suites Portland and Ramada Plaza Portland.

  • Which amenities do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Portland?

    The most sought-after amenity KAYAK users looked for in their hotel in Portland is: pet friendly.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Portland?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, 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 center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Portland hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Portland that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Inn at Portland, Ramada Plaza Portland and Fireside Inn & Suites Portland.

Where to stay in Portland?

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