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Sanford Maine Accommodations

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The Sanford center point is around 12 miles west of Landing School of Boatbuilding and 13 miles west of Shoot the Moon.

Sanford is a historic New England town in York County, Maine with a population of just over 21,900 people. It includes the village of Springvale. Sanford, ME is part of the Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine metropolitan statistical area. The city is situated on the Mousam River, which drains into the Atlantic Ocean. It is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, as the area provides access to many hiking and biking trails. It is home to the Sanford Mainers, a baseball team, that is a member of the New England Collegiate Baseball League as well as Hammond Farm Disc Golf and Lebanon Pines Golf Course. Besides this, Sanford hosts the Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library and the Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport. It is a beautiful town with a lot to offer visitors. And, of course, no travel to Sanford would be complete without a stop at the famous Sanford Mills Historic District. And if you're searching for a place to stay in Sanford, ME, look no further than the local hotels, inns, and suites! The accommodations here are top-notch and perfect for any traveler. Whether you need a place to stay for business or pleasure, you will find just what you're looking for. The rooms here are comfortable and the staff is friendly and accommodating. Local lodgings are conveniently located near all of the best that Sanford can offer. More from this guide...

Sanford Hotels/Accommodations

Quality Inn : 1892 Main St.
+1-888-389-4121
1892 Main St., Sanford, ME 04073
  • 2-star hotel
From$60
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Hampton Inn Kennebunk Kennebunkport : 6 Independence Dr.
+1-888-675-2083
6 Independence Dr., Kennebunk, ME 04043 ~9.73 miles east of Sanford
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
From$93
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Port Inn Kennebunk in Kennebunk
+1-800-716-8490
55 York St., Kennebunk, ME 04043 ~11.05 miles east of Sanford
  • Low Cost hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
From$119
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express : 28 Mile Rd.
+1-800-805-5223
28 Mile Rd., Wells, ME 04090 Website ~12.28 miles southeast of Sanford
  • 3-star Beach property
  • Hotel has 3 suites
From$60
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Hampton Inn & Suites Wells-Ogunquit in Wells
+1-888-965-1860
900 Post Rd., Wells, ME 04090 ~12.33 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Three Star Downtown property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$80
Very Good 4.5 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Shorelands Guest Resort and Cottages in Kennebunk
+1-888-788-5576
247 Western Ave., Kennebunk, ME 04043 ~12.89 miles east of Sanford
  • Economy Rural hotel
  • 23 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$70
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Anchor Inn & Cottages - Wells
+1-888-897-9207
424 Post Rd., Wells, ME 04090 ~12.91 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Cheap Beach hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
From$129
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Wells Ogunquit Resort Motel : 203 Post Rd.
+1-888-311-4278
203 Post Rd., Wells, ME 04090 ~13.26 miles southeast of Sanford
  • 3-star Beach hotel
  • Check in time: 2:00 pm
From$80
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The Majestic Regency Resort
+1-888-469-4795
102 Post Rd., Wells, ME 04090 ~13.38 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Economical Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
Ogunquit River Inn An Ascend Hotel Collection Member in Ogunquit
+1-888-734-9421
17 Post Rd., Ogunquit, ME 04090 ~13.53 miles southeast of Sanford
  • 3 star Riverfront hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00pm
From$79
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Mariner Resort
+1-888-841-5292
734 Main St., Ogunquit, ME 12238 ~13.68 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Two-star Riverfront hotel
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$89
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Ogunquit Hotel & Suites - Ogunquit
+1-888-455-5160
719 Maine St., Ogunquit, ME 03907 ~13.73 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Low-priced Beach hotel
  • 2 floors in property
From$90
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Ogunquit The Milestone
+1-888-965-8297
687 Main St., Ogunquit, ME 03907 ~13.83 miles southeast of Sanford
  • 3 star hotel
  • Check in: 15.00pm
From$80
Average 3.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Biddeford in Biddeford
+1-888-906-6358
45 Barra Rd., Biddeford, ME 04005 ~13.94 miles east of Sanford
  • Two-star Suburban property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$79
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rochester, an IHG Hotel
+1-888-749-6785
77 Farmington Rd., Rochester, NH 03867 ~14.16 miles west of Sanford
  • Affordable Rural property
  • Hotel has 77 rooms
From$90
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Americas Best Value Inn Biddeford Portland : 2 Pomerleau St.
+1-888-878-9982
2 Pomerleau St., Biddeford, ME 04005 ~14.17 miles east of Sanford
  • Two star hotel
  • Check-in time: 14:00
From$90
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Ogunquit Tides - Ogunquit
+1-888-389-4485
548 Main St., Ogunquit, ME 03907 ~14.18 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Low priced Beach property
  • 21 suites in hotel
From$79
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The Beach House Inn - Kennebunk Beach
+1-888-389-4121
211 Beach Ave., Kennebunk Beach, ME 04043 ~14.48 miles east of Sanford
  • Three Star hotel
  • Check in time: 15:00
From$90
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Abalonia Inn in Ogunquit
+1-888-675-2083
268 Main St., Ogunquit, ME 03907 ~14.66 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Three Star Beach hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy See policy
From$115
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Kings Port Inn
+1-800-716-8490
18 Western Ave., Kennebunk, ME 4043 ~14.68 miles east of Sanford
  • Mid-scale property
From$90
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Kennebunkport Inn : 1 Dock Sq.
+1-800-805-5223
1 Dock Sq., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~14.86 miles east of Sanford
  • 3-star Downtown hotel
  • Hotel has 2 suites
From$185
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The Boathouse
+1-888-965-1860
21 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~14.90 miles east of Sanford
  • 3 star Riverfront property
  • 4 suites in property
From$199
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White Barn Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection
+1-888-788-5576
37 Beach Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04043 ~14.92 miles east of Sanford
  • Luxury Five Star property
  • Fitness center on property
From$150
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Admirals Inn Resort
+1-888-897-9207
87 95 Main St., Ogunquit, ME 03907 ~14.97 miles southeast of Sanford
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Fitness center on property
From$119
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Anchorage Inn of Rochester
+1-888-311-4278
13 Wadleigh Rd., Rochester, NH 03867 ~14.97 miles southwest of Sanford
  • Inexpensive Suburban property
  • Hotel has 31 rooms
From$60
Average 3.5 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Meadowmere Resort : 74 Main St.
+1-888-469-4795
74 Main St., Ogunquit, ME 03907 ~15.06 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Affordable Beach hotel
  • 144 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$99
Average 3.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Yachtsman Hotel & Marina Club
+1-888-734-9421
59 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~15.11 miles east of Sanford
  • 3 star Riverfront property
From$75
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Maine Stay Inn & Cottages in Kennebunkport
+1-888-841-5292
34 Maine St., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~15.11 miles east of Sanford
  • Four star Resort property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$240
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Nonantum Resort
+1-888-455-5160
95 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~15.27 miles east of Sanford
  • 3 star Beach hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$99
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The Breakwater Inn and Spa
+1-888-965-8297
127 133 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~15.38 miles east of Sanford
  • Four star hotel
  • Check in time: 15:00
From$160
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The Colony Hotel
+1-888-906-6358
140 Ocean Ave., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~15.40 miles east of Sanford
  • 3 star Resort property
  • 5 meeting rooms in hotel
From$149
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The Lodge on the Cove
+1-888-749-6785
29 South Main St., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~15.42 miles east of Sanford
  • 3 star Resort property
  • 2 meeting rooms in property
From$105
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Comfort Inn & Suites Dover - Dover
+1-888-878-9982
10 Hotel Dr., Dover, NH 03820 ~15.68 miles southwest of Sanford
  • 3 star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy Learn more
From$85
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Hampton Inn Dover in Dover
+1-888-389-4485
9 Hotel Dr., Dover, NH 03820 ~15.70 miles southwest of Sanford
  • Midscale Suburban hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
From$92
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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Dover - Dover
+1-888-389-4121
31 Webb Place, Dover, NH 03820 ~15.76 miles southwest of Sanford
  • 2 star Downtown property
  • 56 rooms in hotel
From$66
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The Lodge at Turbat's Creek in Kennebunk
+1-888-675-2083
7 Turbat's Creek Rd., Kennebunk, ME 04046 ~15.88 miles east of Sanford
  • 2-star Rural hotel
  • 2 floors in property
From$129
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Hidden Pond : 354 Goose Rocks Rd.
+1-800-716-8490
354 Goose Rocks Rd., Kennebunkport, ME 04046 ~16.21 miles east of Sanford
  • Four star Resort property
From$119
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Ramada by Wyndham Saco/Old Orchard Beach Area - Saco
+1-800-805-5223
352 North St., Saco, ME 04072 ~16.21 miles east of Sanford
  • Midscale Highway hotel
  • Free comp. breakfast
From$70
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Dover : 21 Members Way
+1-888-965-1860
21 Members Way, Dover, NH 03820 ~16.39 miles southwest of Sanford
  • 3-star hotel
  • Hotel has 82 suites
From$150
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Dover : 21 Members Way
+1-888-788-5576
21 Members Way, Dover, 03820 United States ~16.39 miles southwest of Sanford
  • Affordable property
  • 88 suites in property
From$80
Average 3.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Days Inn by Wyndham Dover
+1-888-897-9207
481 Central Ave., Dover, NH 03820 ~16.93 miles south of Sanford
  • Two star Downtown hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00
Cliff House Maine : 591 Shore Rd.
+1-888-311-4278
591 Shore Rd., Cape Neddick, ME 03902 ~16.98 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Four star hotel
  • Hotel has 132 rooms
From$125
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Comfort Inn Saco : 48 Industrial Park Rd.
+1-888-469-4795
48 Industrial Park Rd., Saco, ME 04072 ~17.02 miles east of Sanford
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
From$89
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Rodeway Inn Saco - Saco
+1-888-734-9421
21 Ocean Park Rd., Saco, ME 04072 ~17.39 miles east of Sanford
  • Two-star property
  • Check in: 14:00
From$60
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The Garrison Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
+1-888-841-5292
200 Sterling Way, Dover, NH 03820 ~17.80 miles southwest of Sanford
  • Mid-scale Highway property
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$95
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The Lighthouse Inn & Carriage House
+1-888-455-5160
20 Nubble Rd., York Beach, ME 03910 ~19.42 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Three Star Beach hotel
  • Hotel has 30 rooms
From$119
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Stone S Throw
+1-888-965-8297
123 Long Beach Ave., York, ME 03909 ~19.48 miles southeast of Sanford
  • Mid-scale hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$90
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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham York
+1-888-906-6358
6 Market Place Dr., York, ME 03909 ~19.70 miles south of Sanford
  • Low Cost Beach hotel
  • Comp. Breakfast
From$60
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Waves Oceanfront Resort in Old Orchard Beach
+1-888-749-6785
87 West Grand Ave., Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 ~19.86 miles east of Sanford
  • 2 star Beach property
  • 3 suites in property
From$94
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Best Western York Inn
+1-888-878-9982
2 Brickyard Ln, York, ME 03909 ~19.86 miles south of Sanford
  • Three Star Beach property
  • 2 floors in hotel
From$50
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Bar Chart: Upcoming 20 Days of Sanford Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Sanford, ME discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Sanford hotel for each day and each star rating category.

The Best Time to Visit Sanford, ME

If you are in a search of a cool place to escape the heat in the summer, Sanford, ME is the perfect spot. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 12 °F to 81°F and is rarely below -5 °F or above 89 °F. And with an average of only 50 inches of rain per year, you are sure to have plenty of sunny days to explore the town, from its lovely parks and lakes to its fascinating shops and restaurants. Sanford is a beautiful location to visit any period of the year, but there are some things that you should keep in mind when deciding when to arrive. The weather is always a factor, and while the town is blessed with four distinct seasons, each with its own charms, spring and summer are generally the best times to come here. That is when the days are longest, the temperatures are warmest, and the natural scenery is at its most lush and green. Of course, that does not mean you should avoid Sanford in the autumn or winter. The fall foliage is stunning, and the town really comes to life during the holidays. Winter is a wonderful season to go to the city for the snow. The area gets an average of 60 inches of snowfall each year, so it is a great destination to arrive for some winter fun. Skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing are all popular activities in Sanford, ME.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Sanford, ME:

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts displaying average nightly cost trends by star rating class in Sanford, ME. Analyze these charts to calculate the best dates to book a room in Sanford for your upcoming travels.

Sanford, Maine: Hotel Options for Business Travelers

There are many premium hotel options in Sanford, ME. If you are coming to the city on business, you will be happy to know that there are plenty of lodgings available to suit your needs. You can find plenty of hotels in the area that have comforts and services that corporate travelers require. Many of them offer amenities such as on-site business hubs, free breakfasts, Wi-Fi, and parking. Some have pools and fitness centers, so you can relax and unwind after a long day of work. Whether you want a luxurious suite or a cozy room to crash in, you will find it in Sanford, ME.

The Best Low-Budget Hotels in Sanford, ME

3 Star Average Prices: $181.47

Sanford, ME is home to a number of low-budget hotel options that are perfect for those looking to save a few bucks on their accommodations. These are excellent choices for those searching for a clean and comfortable room at an affordable price. Local budget hotels have a variety of amenities to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. Some of them even offer complimentary breakfasts, free Wi-Fi and transportation to and from the airport or the bus stop. There are many low-cost motels in the city as well. All of them provide great accommodations for their guests, and they are situated in a convenient location near all of the best attractions and activities in the area. Some are close to the highway and some are in the town center. Whether you are searching for a place to stay for a night or for an extended vacation, you will be sure to find something that suits your interests and your wallet in Sanford, ME.

2 Star Average Prices: $150.01

Sanford, ME: Hotel Discounts for Your Next Getaway

When it comes to finding discounts for lodgings in Sanford, ME, you will have plenty of options to choose from. Some hotels have package propositions that include price cuts, free meals, and activities, as well as special rates for groups and discounts for guests who book their accommodation in advance, so check with us your hotel of choice to see what options are available! Additionally, you can find price cuts for AAA members, senior citizens, military personnel, and government employees. Regardless of the accommodation type you choose, you are sure to get a fantastic deal on it in Sanford, Maine!

Sanford Independent Film Festival

The Sanford Independent Film Festival (SIFF) is an annual event that celebrates the best in the movie industry. The festival was founded in 2014 by James Harmon II, a high school video production teacher, and advisor for the Sanford Film Club. The festival is held in October in downtown Sanford, ME. It showcases over 100 movies from more than 30 countries, including feature-length narratives, documentaries, shorts, and student videos. In addition to screenings, it hosts a variety of special events like panel discussions, filmmaking workshops, and parties. Whether you are a film lover, a filmmaker, or just looking for a fun weekend activity, the Sanford International Film Festival is an awesome place to visit. Come out and support the independent movie industry!

FAQs about hotels in Sanford

What are the most favored hotels in Sanford?

Hampton Inn & Suites Wells-Ogunquit, Ogunquit River Inn An Ascend Hotel Collection Member and The Garrison Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Sanford?

White Barn Inn & Spa, Auberge Resorts Collection, Maine Stay Inn & Cottages and The Breakwater Inn and Spa are the top 3 luxury hotels near Sanford city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Sanford?

Quality Inn, Hampton Inn Kennebunk Kennebunkport, and Port Inn Kennebunk are the properties closest to Sanford city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Sanford cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Sanford can be as cheap as $150.01 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Sanford cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Sanford has been $181.47 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Sanford?

Shorelands Guest Resort and Cottages, Anchor Inn & Cottages and Wells Ogunquit Resort Motel are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Sanford?

Ogunquit River Inn An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, The Garrison Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member and Quality Inn are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Sanford?

Holiday Inn Express, Holiday Inn Express Biddeford and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rochester, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Recent traveler guest reviews of Sanford, ME

Below are reviews of the city of Sanford, ME from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Great Location "
Score 5.0 / 5

Handy for access to York and wells beaches.

Les P., from 19-Jul-2019
The average traveler rating of the city of Sanford, ME shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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