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Rockland, Maine
Reviewed 28 January 2014

When I travel I always stay at this Holiday Inn location. The location is convenient to Target and the mall for any last minute vacation shopping. The shuttle to the airport is punctual and the drivers are great. Their park & fly rates is one of the best in the area and it is a quality hotel with nice people...

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New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 13 January 2014

We have stayed here many times and again 2 weeks ago. We get great service, a nice breakfast and we love the suite we always get. They allow us to leave our car there and shuttle us to and from the airport as part of their Park and Stay package. We had a cancelled flight and had to take a...

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Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 2 January 2014

The room was booked thru a 3rd party one month in advance of our stay - my confirmation came back stating that I would be staying in a handicap room of which, we did not need, but this is typical of this kind of booking when you don't book directly with the hotel's website. Upon our arrival, I did state...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, responded to this review

Dear Dave B, Thank you for taking the time to express your thoughts and concerns. We are so pleased you liked the friendliness of our staff. Please allow us to apologize for the experience you had with your room accommodations and our breakfast selections was less than satisfactory. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide...

Fulton, New York
Reviewed 30 December 2013

I am a Holiday Inn brand loyalist. This is my brand of choice when I travel, though I do stay at other brands when I have to. I was both pleased and discouraged with my stay in South Portland, Maine. This particular hotel used to be a Marriott hotel because they still have the posters hanging in the hallway down...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, responded to this review

Dear Bard J, Thank you for leaving a comprehensive review, highlighting not only the bad but also the good points of your stay.It was unfortunate to see your stay was not as comfortable as it could have been due to the unusual condition of the room you received. Kindly be assured that we treat this matter seriously as we always...

Aberdeen, Maryland
Reviewed 23 December 2013 via mobile

I stay here almost every time I visit my hometown in Maine. The motel has a huge lobby and a good free breakfast. Remember that when they say your internet reservation is non refundable they mean it. I made a two day reservation a month ago and asked if I could transfer my second day at the Holiday Inn at...

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 7 December 2013

This is my second stay at this hotel and it's always great. The rooms are big, we had 2 doubles and a pull out couch. Fridge, coffee maker and microwave and convenient. There is a great breakfast too. This hotel is close to shopping, restaurants, airport and I95 and 295, but since it's up on a hill in a office...

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Truro, Canada
Reviewed 22 November 2013

Three of us Stayed here for two nights in November. It is centrally located and only minutes from the mall, target and more. The suites are large and we had a two double bed and pull out couch. When we arrived check in was quick, but the rate given to me when booking was not in the system. The quote...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, responded to this review

Dear Paula W, Thank you for taking the time to express your thoughts and concerns regarding your stay with us. I appreciate the compliments on our location and suites. It is also good to know that after some initial issues with the rate, this was sorted quickly. Please accept my sincere apology for the shortcomings you experienced during your stay...

Mountainair, New Mexico
Reviewed 21 November 2013

My wife and I stayed at this property the night before returning home from a business trip in the area. Our room was spacious and laid out much like a mini-suite found in many extended stay properties. We were very comfortable and the décor was nicely designed. Our flight out was very early AM so we did not get a...

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West Gardiner, ME
Reviewed 20 November 2013 via mobile

My wife and I searched for an economical night's stay in the area and found this facility to exceed our expectations. We got a king room with couch, chair, desk, & mini kitchenette. There was no view to speak of, but that didn't bother us. We were close to the jetport & highway, so there was a bit of noise,...

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Watlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2013

As a holiday inn express it does its job. The first thing that struck me was just how musty and smokey the corridor was on the top (suites) floor was. Lord knows when smoking stopped, but perhaps the carpet is the same. It was the same in the room. It is kind of amusing to read the small print of...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland, responded to this review

Dear Sheet_bend, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. I am pleased to know that you had a satisfactory stay at our hotel and apologize for the shortfalls you...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express South Portland Hotel at Sable Oaks. Renovated in June of 2006, we are updated to provide you with the best service!Hotel features include free local phone calls, free wireless Internet, pool and fitness center, and a complimentary Express Start Continental breakfast. Enjoy a unique breakfast experience at our new Express Start breakfast bar served every morning featuring a selection of fruits, juices, cereals, breads/pastries, hard boiled eggs, and yogurt. Recently we've introduced hot items such as sausage and eggs! We have also created the world's best tasting cinnamon roll. 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! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland

Address: 303 Sable Oaks Drive, South Portland, ME 04106
Region: United States > Maine > South Portland
Price Range: €94 - €190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland 2.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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