HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTEL & SUITES

303 Sable Oaks Dr., South Portland, ME 04106 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
2.5 Star Airport Hotel in Cumberland County
43.63986-70.338
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3.5/ 5

Based on 298 guest reviews

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  • We have an indoor pool
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Shuttle from airport available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 17.1%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Hotel has 130 rooms
  • Group score of 6.4/10

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Local Attractions

Maine Mall, Portland, Old Port, Old Orchard Beach, Sable Oaks Golf, Fun Town Splash Town, Portland Head Light, Sebago Lake, L.L. Bean, Higgins Beach

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 483 verified reviews

81
Very Good

Very good airport hotel. Close to Maine Mall. Easily accessible by car and close to shopping areas. Spacious rooms. Fair breakfast prices. Friendly atmosphere. Popular among families.

“Easy to get to airport” “Room was nice and spacious”

Great Overall Ranking Top 19% in city
Excellent Airport Hotel Top 1% in city
Excellent Family Hotel Top 7% in city
Most Comfortable In City

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large living room” “King sized suite”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

  • Clean rooms

    “Towels and sheets were clean” “Clean rooms”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
113 reviews

Great location with good access by car. Centrally located, near restaurants, bars, and shopping. Good access to airport.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

85/100
135 reviews

Friendly and professional housekeepers.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Breakfast

77/100
119 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding” “Loved breakfest”

Amenities

76/100
30 reviews

Great buildings and decent entrance area.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Comfort

70/100
121 reviews

Comfortable, quiet, large rooms and decent beds.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Pool

68/100
43 reviews

Moderately clean pool area.

“Including the pool area” “Pool area is dated and quite small” “The kids loved the pool”

Room

61/100
212 reviews

Rooms are standard overall, but clean and large with OK beds. Bathrooms are dirty and TV's are poor. Rooms are outdated and badly-maintained, with poor kitchenettes.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

WiFi

60/100
5 reviews

Regular internet service.

“No signal” “Free wifi”

Ranked top 21% by families, with a score of 81

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding”

  • Clean rooms

    “Towels and sheets were clean” “Clean rooms”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
18 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

85/100
25 reviews

Friendly service.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Amenities

80/100
6 reviews

Nice building.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Breakfast

78/100
17 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding” “Loved breakfest”

Pool

72/100
7 reviews

Great pool.

“Pool was full of” “Including the pool area” “My daughter loved the pool”

Bar

62/100
3 reviews

Standard bar.

“Coffee all day” “Coffee 24/7” “No bar”

Comfort

61/100
20 reviews

Beds are decent and generally comfortable.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “King suite is too small” “Very small refrigerator and microwave”

Room

56/100
35 reviews

Rooms are clean and decent overall with okay beds. Dilapidated rooms and bathrooms.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Ranked top 37% by couples, with a score of 82

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large living room” “King sized suite”

  • Nice building

    “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean facility”

  • Great amenities

    “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment”

  • Clean rooms

    “Towels and sheets were clean” “Clean rooms”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
17 reviews

Great location.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

85/100
12 reviews

Friendly service.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Breakfast

78/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding” “Loved breakfest”

Amenities

76/100
5 reviews

Nice building.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Comfort

74/100
15 reviews

Spacious, comfortable room with acceptable beds.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Room

65/100
22 reviews

Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Vibe

46/100
6 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old facilities” “Elevators slow” “Furnishings dated”

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

  • Fantastic service

    “Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

  • Great location

    “Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
3 reviews

Great location.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

84/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Cleanliness

75/100
6 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Clean environment” “Towels and sheets were clean” “Room was clean and comfortable”

Comfort

71/100
5 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Room

63/100
11 reviews

Room is all right.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Good to know

  • Rather comfortable

    “Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet”

Review highlights

Comfort

73/100
6 reviews

Very comfortable with alright beds.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Room

65/100
6 reviews

Average rooms with standard beds.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
3 reviews

Great location.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Room

63/100
6 reviews

Room is all right.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Food

61/100
7 reviews

Decent food and menu.

“Fantastic cinnamon buns” “Included dishes” “Buffet stocked”

Good to know

  • Great shopping

    “Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large living room” “King sized suite”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

  • Clean rooms

    “Towels and sheets were clean” “Clean rooms”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
108 reviews

Great location with good access by car. Centrally located, near restaurants, bars, and shopping. Good access to airport.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

85/100
132 reviews

Friendly and professional housekeepers.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Breakfast

77/100
112 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding” “Loved breakfest”

Amenities

73/100
29 reviews

Good amenities and entrance area and hotel buildings are alright.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Pool

68/100
43 reviews

Moderately clean pool area.

“Including the pool area” “Pool area is dated and quite small” “The kids loved the pool”

Room

62/100
201 reviews

Rooms are standard overall, but clean and large with OK beds. Bathrooms are dirty and TV's are poor. Rooms are outdated and badly-maintained, with poor kitchenettes.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

WiFi

60/100
5 reviews

Regular internet service.

“No signal” “Free wifi”

Ranked top 1% by families, with a score of 84

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “No sink” “Hair dryer was not working”

  • Great shopping

    “Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to shopping”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
17 reviews

Great location near lots of shopping.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

85/100
25 reviews

Friendly service.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Amenities

80/100
6 reviews

Nice building.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Breakfast

79/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding” “Loved breakfest”

Cleanliness

78/100
21 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Clean environment” “Towels and sheets were clean” “Room was clean and comfortable”

Pool

72/100
7 reviews

Great pool.

“Pool was full of” “Including the pool area” “My daughter loved the pool”

Bar

62/100
3 reviews

Standard bar.

“Coffee all day” “Coffee 24/7” “No bar”

Comfort

61/100
19 reviews

Beds are decent and generally comfortable.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Very small refrigerator and microwave” “A/C was broken”

Room

56/100
33 reviews

Rooms are clean and decent overall with okay beds. Dilapidated rooms and bathrooms.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Ranked top 37% by couples, with a score of 79

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large living room” “King sized suite”

  • Great amenities

    “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment”

  • Clean rooms

    “Towels and sheets were clean” “Clean rooms”

  • Tasty breakfast

    “Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding”

Review highlights

Location

95/100
15 reviews

Great location.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

85/100
11 reviews

Friendly service.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Breakfast

77/100
14 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“Delicious buffet breakfast” “The breakfast buffet was outstanding” “Loved breakfest”

Amenities

76/100
5 reviews

Good amenities and hotel building is acceptable.

“Hall and it was much more quiet” “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

Comfort

73/100
13 reviews

Spacious, comfortable room with acceptable beds.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Room

64/100
20 reviews

Large, reasonably clean rooms and comfortable beds.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Vibe

46/100
6 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old facilities” “Elevators slow” “Furnishings dated”

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean environment” “Clean facility”

  • Fantastic service

    “Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful”

  • Friendly service

    “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

  • Great location

    “Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
3 reviews

Great location.

“Just around the corner from Maine Mall” “Close to the ferries” “Super close to the highway”

Service

84/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Exceptional customer service” “Staff was very attentive and helpful” “Personnel were very pleasant and helpful”

Cleanliness

75/100
6 reviews

Clean hotel facilities.

“Clean environment” “Towels and sheets were clean” “Room was clean and comfortable”

Comfort

71/100
5 reviews

Rather comfortable.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Room

63/100
11 reviews

Room is all right.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

Review highlights

Comfort

73/100
6 reviews

Very comfortable with alright beds.

“Bed pillows were fabulous” “Hall and it was much more quiet” “Room was nice and spacious”

Room

65/100
6 reviews

Average rooms with standard beds.

“No sink in the bathroom” “Hair dryer was not working” “A/C was broken”

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Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

3.5 out of 5. Based on 298 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

The Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites is an "all suites" hotel featuring guest rooms with kitchenettes, dishes, built-in mircrowave and mini-fridge. This spacious hotel has an indoor heated pool, on-site fitness room and deluxe continental breakfast featuring our famous cinnamon buns.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00PM
Check Out: 11:00AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2006
Floors: 6
Rooms: 130
Non Smoking Rooms: 110
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 130
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 600 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 40 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info: Indoor Pool
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
*6 PM day of arrival for individual *Group cancellation equals a percentage of expected revenues.
Nightly Parking: 0
Typical Group Deposit: 75%
Total Taxes: 9.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 8.00%
Occupancy Tax: 8.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 5.50%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
$75 Fee


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Golf course on hotel grounds
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Portland International Jetport (PWM) is 2 miles away. Free 24-hr., on-demand airport shuttle

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary continental breakfast in the lobby for registered guests

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Express, Portland Marriott, The Holiday Inn Express & Suites South Portland

Seasonality and Projections at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

Rate fluctuations of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

This chart illustrates fluctuations of sleeping room prices for both our group prices and the best online individual traveler prices our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 40.4% in the month of January 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $226 in the month of August 2016. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in South Portland event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Downeast Room 24 x 30 x 9 720 --/40 28 30 20 20 20 --/-- 60 -- --
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Downeast Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
720 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
24 x 30 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

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