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Best Portland Family Hotels

Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Maine
3.5 out of 5
1050 Westbrook Street, Portland, ME
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The price is $93 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (966 reviews)

"This hotel is closed to shopping, restaurants and the airport. The only disappointment was that they didn’t have breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Maine
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Windham
3 out of 5
965 Roosevelt Trail, Windham, ME
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The price is $105 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (826 reviews)

"I was very leary about staying anywhere with the current pandemic. The staff were courteous, helpful and professional. The rooms were clean and they did a great job. Masks were worn in and out and everytime I walked through they were wiping down floors. They did not come in the rooms for a daily ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Windham
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland
2.5 out of 5
303 Sable Oaks Dr, South Portland, ME
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The price is $127 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"Very comfortable stay! There were 5 of us and plenty of room for all of us"…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites South Portland
Best Western Merry Manor Inn
2.5 out of 5
700 Main St, South Portland, ME
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The price is $108 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"Good Hotel,the room was clean and the pool was nice and clean."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Best Western Merry Manor Inn
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Portland
3 out of 5
155 Riverside St, Portland, ME
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The price is $93 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"Sleep wos great. People and staff are nice. Just kindah wish they cleaned there pool a little more and then one of there hot tubs was prity grose but other then that great stay but should up keep the pool and hot tub a bit more and definitely woth this hole coved19 crap"…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Portland
Quality Suites
3 out of 5
500 Us Route 1, Freeport, ME
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The price is $79 per night
3.8/5Good! (997 reviews)

"Very clean worth the price! Staff nice, love the to go breakfast bags"…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Quality Suites
Days Inn by Wyndham Airport/Maine Mall
2 out of 5
461 Maine Mall Rd, South Portland, ME
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3.8/5Good! (1,495 reviews)

"Nice hotel love the outside which is yellow my favorite color. Very clean, friendly staff, nice location. Would definitely recommend and stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 4, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Airport/Maine Mall
Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham South Portland
2 out of 5
675 Main Street I-95, Rt 1-I95 ex 45-I295 Ex 3, South Portland, ME
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The price is $81 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,251 reviews)

"Staff very friendly, hotel very affordable, but walls are thin and you might hear the rooms next to you."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham South Portland
The Rhumb Line Resort
2.5 out of 5
41 Turbat's Creek off Ocean Avenue, Kennebunkport, ME
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The price is $139 per night
3.7/5Good! (263 reviews)

"Staff is polite and the resort is very family friemdly. Both pools are good and the poolside bar/grill is wonderful. Wifi is spoty but still would higly recommend to amy one."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

The Rhumb Line Resort
Comfort Inn & Suites Scarborough-Portland
2.5 out of 5
329 US Route 1, Scarborough, ME
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The price is $84 per night
3.6/5Good! (960 reviews)

"I didn’t like that check out is at 10am besides that the hotel is good."…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Comfort Inn & Suites Scarborough-Portland
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham South Portland
2 out of 5
675 Main Street I-95, Rt 1-I95 ex 45-I295 Ex 3, South Portland, ME
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The price is $81 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,251 reviews)

"Staff very friendly, hotel very affordable, but walls are thin and you might hear the rooms next to you."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham South Portland
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Portland
3 out of 5
155 Riverside St, Portland, ME
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The price is $93 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (991 reviews)

"Sleep wos great. People and staff are nice. Just kindah wish they cleaned there pool a little more and then one of there hot tubs was prity grose but other then that great stay but should up keep the pool and hot tub a bit more and definitely woth this hole coved19 crap"…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Portland
Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks
4 out of 5
200 Sable Oaks Dr, South Portland, ME
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The price is $125 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (788 reviews)

"In spite of all the craziness going on, the staff were super friendly"…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks
Alouette Beach Resort
2.5 out of 5
91 East Grand Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, ME
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The price is $118 per night
3.9/5Good! (433 reviews)

"The front office staff could not have been any nicer, very very accommodating and super friendly. I have been going to this exact hotel since I was 14 and I absolutely love it!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

Alouette Beach Resort
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Best Western Freeport Inn
3 out of 5
31 US Route 1, Freeport, ME
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The price is $74 per night
3.8/5Good! (938 reviews)

"Great hotel. Stayed one night just passing through, room was nice, and even had a bagged breakfast for us due to COVID. Would stay again."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Best Western Freeport Inn
Best Western Merry Manor Inn
2.5 out of 5
700 Main St, South Portland, ME
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The price is $108 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (994 reviews)

"Good Hotel,the room was clean and the pool was nice and clean."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Best Western Merry Manor Inn
Black Point Inn
3.5 out of 5
510 Black Point Rd, Scarborough, ME
The price is $307 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (32 reviews)

"Had a great room on the third floor with a wonderful view. Staff was friendly and well organized. They were well schooled relative to Covid precautions. Food was quite good. Breakfast on the terrace is a must."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Black Point Inn
Casco Bay Inn
2 out of 5
107 US Route 1, Freeport, ME
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The price is $102 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (332 reviews)

"We are going back to this AWESOME 👏 HOTEL. Everyone and everything was excellent. Thank you"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Casco Bay Inn
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Where Should We Stay in Portland?

The destination of Portland is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The entertainment, museums, and theaters are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Fly into Portland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport), which is the closest airport, or Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is located 23.2 mi (37.3 km) from the city center. Portland has 130 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Quality Suites - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free buffet breakfast. Guests like the clean rooms and quiet location at this 2.5-star hotel.

Best Western Merry Manor Inn - Features a children's pool, a restaurant, and free parking. This 2.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its central location.

Days Inn by Wyndham Airport/Maine Mall - Offers an indoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the overall comfort at this 2-star hotel.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Portland - Features an indoor pool, 2 restaurants, and free parking. This 3-star hotel is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

When Should We Visit Portland?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Portland.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 78°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 15°F
  • Driest months: August, February, January, and July, with an average rainfall of 3.36 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, October, April, and March, with an average rainfall of 4.60 inches

What Should We See and Do in Portland?

While you and your family are visiting Portland, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Wadsworth-Longfellow House and Children's Museum of Maine. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Portland Museum of Art, Victoria Mansion, and Portland Observatory.

Portland is also known for its:
  • Seafood
  • Shopping
  • Live music
  • Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Theater

Getting Around Portland

If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Portland Transportation Center, Old Orchard Beach Station, or Saco Transportation Center. Portland might not have many public transit choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

Frequently asked questions

What's Portland like for family-friendly vacations?
The destination of Portland is a good option if you’ve been considering a getaway with the kids. The entertainment, museums, and seafood restaurants are just some of the things that make this an attractive family vacation spot. Fly into Portland Intl. Jetport Airport (PWM), which is the closest airport, or Auburn, ME (LEW-Auburn - Lewiston Municipal), which is located 27.1 mi (43.6 km) from the center of Portland.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Portland?
Quality Suites is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options for your kid-friendly vacation include Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Maine and The Rhumb Line Resort.
How many family-friendly hotels will I find in Portland?
Expedia has 113 hotels in Portland that are great for families.
What's the seasonal weather like in Portland?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 65°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 28°F. Average annual rainfall for Portland is 47 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Portland?
While you are visiting Portland, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as Cross Insurance Arena, Maine Mall, and Old Orchard Beach Pier. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Portland Head Light, Higgins Beach, and Goose Rocks Beach.

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