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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland

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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express South Portland Hotel at Sable Oaks. Newly renovated as of 2018, we are updated to provide you with the best service! Hotel features include a heated indoor pool, fitness center, coin laundry, business center with printer, wireless internet access, free on site parking, 24-hour coffee and tea service, the Simply Smart bedding collection, Express Start Breakfast Bar, Smart Roast coffee and our exclusive cinnamon rolls. Located conveniently next to the Maine Mall and only a short distance from the Freeport and Kittery outlet malls, the South Portland Holiday Inn Express is a great place to stay while you shop. Just two miles away from the Portland Jetport, our free shuttle will be there to pick you up and bring you directly to the hotel. Visit South Portland, Maine, and Stay Smart at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel!
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Property amenities
Pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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61Somewhat walkable
Grade: 61 out of 100
64Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews sitting area large room bagels the breakfast area two double beds shower curtain would definitely stay here again an early flight desk clerk we've stayed one night stay room was clean and comfortable close to the airport kitchenette mall portland sofa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed a Thursday to Friday. Great rates! There were 5 of us, my husband and I, our 9 and 6 yr olds, and a 4 month old baby! We stayed in a king room, with a pullout sofa (you have to ask for the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank kylie1225
Response from KevinP5329, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South PortlandResponded 5 days ago

Dear kylie1225, Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your most recent stay with us at Holiday Inn Express & Suites South Portland. We are thrilled to hear about your smooth and welcoming check in. Our staff goes above and beyond to make our guests...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stay at Holiday Inn Express hotels all across the U.S. Most are excellent facilities that I would recommend. However, the South Portland, Maine facility does not make the cut. I stayed their over the Thanksgiving weekend. The housekeeping team did not make up my...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank H1585CKdavem
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South PortlandResponded 1 week ago

Hello H1585CKdavem, We recognize your time is valuable and greatly appreciate your feedback. I wanted to send my deepest apologies for the multiple inconveniences you experienced. This is obviously not the typical IHG experience we take pride for. I would love another chance to earn...More

Reviewed 11 November 2018

This was not at all a bad hotel until their renovation this summer. But, they must have hired the same interior designer who styles prisons, emergency-room waiting areas, and convenience stores. All of the light bulbs have been changed to super-bright, blue-white, ain't-gonna-sleep-tonight LEDs. Even...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Knot000
Response from KevinP5329, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South PortlandResponded 12 November 2018

Dear Knot000, Thank you for the feedback on the renovation. I am glad to see you enjoyed the hotel prior to to the changes. I am sorry that you do not enjoy the new style of the rooms and breakfast area. The new style of...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

We stayed for one night in October as part of our 15 property/21 night New England road trip, so this review is relatively objective. Easily found with good parking. Eateries and groceries a couple of minutes drive away. Friendly, helpful staff in this re modelled...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank JoeCBansteadUK
Response from KevinP5329, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South PortlandResponded 10 November 2018

Dear JoeCBansteadUK, Thank you for the feedback on your stay! I am glad you were able to experience New England. It looks like you had a great time with us and we hope to have you back again if you ever are in the Portland...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018

Just a brief overnight stay here after a late flight. The shuttle to and from the airport was very convenient. The staff was friendly and the room was very clean. The breakfast in the morning was fresh and well supplied.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Shana A
Response from KevinP5329, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South PortlandResponded 7 November 2018

Dear Shana A, Thank you for the great comments on the shuttle, staff, cleanliness, and the breakfast! I will pass along your kind comments to all of the above. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Thank you, Kevin Pastore General Manager

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Not sure, but every room has a pull out sleep sofa!
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"Stay somewhere else."
Knot000
11 Nov 2018
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"Back side of the hotel away from the interstate!"
JPCDirector
16 Oct 2018
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"Upper floor, west side for view."
GlobeTrotting802663
23 Sep 2018
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"ask for top floor"
travelingwmama
24 Jun 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$73 - US$231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesMaineSouth Portland
NUMBER OF ROOMS
130
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