Hotels in Greater Portland & Casco Bay Maine

Like the Pine Tree State itself, Portland, Maine's hotels and motels offer a good variety of accommodations, services, and ambiance. At this wonderful spot on Casco Bay, ME, guests can enjoy water views from the windows of elegant bed-and-breakfasts to the doors of family friendly beachfront motels. The I-95 corridor, which passes near Portland, is well-served by rentals of all prices for business travelers, families, and vacationers. Portland, a hip cultural center with lots of good dining, offers attractions for all kinds of visitors, including the Old Port District, Old Orchard Beach, Portland Head Light, and the Portland Art Museum.
Entrance Sign - Higgins Beach Inn - Scarborough, ME
Higgins Beach Inn

34 Ocean Avenue Scarborough, ME, 04074 Phone: 207-883-6684

Enjoy all the coast has to offer from this historic hotel

Continuing a legacy of hospitality that goes back to 1892, the Higgins Beach Inn proudly provides guests with memorable New England getaways. The rooms in the three-story, newly renovated Colonial Revival hotel have an easy-going, beachy feel, appropriate for a hotel that is but a seashell’s throw away from one of Maine’s finest beaches, perfect for swimming, paddleboarding and sunbathing. Cuisine at the hotel’s restaurant, Shade, features local seafood, refreshing cocktails and micro brews. Adventures a short drive away include sailing and boating at Sebago Lake; museums, galleries, nightlife and a foodie paradise in Portland; and shopping 24 hours a day at L.L. Bean in Freeport. Let the hotel concierge help you plan a fun day with the inn as your home base.
Lobby - Inn at Diamond Cove - Portland, ME
Inn at Diamond Cove

22 McKinley Court Portland, ME, 04109 Phone: 207-805-9836

Scenic island inn incorporates its distinguished history with modern features

History, beauty and modern comforts combine to create a true Maine vacation at the Inn at Diamond Cove, a gracious inn on Maine’s Great Diamond Island. Take a short, scenic boat ride from Portland’s Old Port District through sparkling Casco Bay to this island paradise, where your room or suite with a balcony, hardwood floor and fireplace awaits. The inn, on the former site of Fort McKinley, built in the 1890s to protect Portland Harbor, reopened in 2015 with meticulous attention to historic detail to preserve its past. But modern touches include a heated pool, tennis courts, hot tub, cabana bar, outdoor fire bit, bikes and world-class dining. Island activities include walking trails, secluded beaches, kayaking, biking and paddleboarding.
Due to the unfortunate circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the Inna t Diamond Cove will not be opening for the 2020 season. Anyone holding reservations will be contacted by our sister property (the Portland Harbor Hotel) to make further arrangements, or call us at (207) 775-9090.
Honeymoon Suite - Portland Harbor Hotel - Portland, ME
Portland Harbor Hotel

468 Fore Street Portland, ME, 04101 Phone: 207-775-9090

Explore Portland when you stay at this boutique hotel close to shops, harbor

At the Portland Harbor Hotel, nicely nestled in the city’s vibrant Old Port district, the staff wants your visit to be exceptional. That means chocolates on the pillow, help with planning the next day’s itinerary and a restaurant where superior seafood is on every day’s menu. It also means newly renovated rooms and suites with comfortable furniture, luxurious bedding and picture-perfect garden or city views. Explore the area on a complimentary bicycle or just walk down the spiral staircase and out the doors to stroll cobblestone streets, eclectic boutiques, galleries, and restaurants and a picturesque waterfront. See why Portland is one of the “coolest small cities” in America, with this Four Diamond hotel as your elegant vacation headquarters. Please check our COVID policies and services page before booking your stay.