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Cozy Camp on Estes Lake
28 Goodwins Bridge Rd, Sanford, ME
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2.95 mi from city center
Cozy Camp on Estes Lake
Maine Cabin on Beautiful, Quiet Lake....Close to Ocean
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3.42 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (9 reviews)
Nicest Vacation EVER

"I am tempted to give a terrible review in hopes that no one else will stay there and I can move in, but I suppose that's unrealistic. It was the most idyllic, relaxing spot you can imagine and everyone was lovely to work with! Thank you for the best family vacation I've ever had!!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019

Maine Cabin on Beautiful, Quiet Lake....Close to Ocean
Friendship Oceanfront Suites
2.5 out of 5
167 E Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME
The price is $224 per night
20.45 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (347 reviews)

"We did a day trip up to Old Orchard Beach and while at lunch we decided to try to find a place to stay overnight. So this was very last minute and could have gone very wrong. BUT....this place is awesome! The price was affordable. It was about 9/10ths of a mile walk to the pier. If feels shorter ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2020

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Ocean Walk Hotel
2.5 out of 5
197 E. Grand Ave, Old Orchard Beach, ME
The price is $199 per night
20.74 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (105 reviews)

"Studio room was nice with new kitchen area and new Murphy bed that was comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Ocean Walk Hotel
Old Colonial Motel
2.5 out of 5
61 West Grand Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, ME
The price is $189 per night
19.49 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (171 reviews)

"Can't beat the location. Right on the beach and short walk to the strip."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Old Colonial Motel
Super 8 by Wyndham Sanford Kennebunkport Area
2 out of 5
1892 Main Street, Sanford, ME
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The price is $90 per night
2.11 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (370 reviews)

"All good . Nothing more to say, glad I was able to get a room since my was being shown , needed to be out for a night."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Sanford Kennebunkport Area
Ramada by Wyndham Saco/Old Orchard Beach Area
2.5 out of 5
352 North St, Saco, ME
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The price is $78 per night
15.98 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (998 reviews)
Enjoyed our stay!

"Staff extremely friendly, room clean, bed comfortable. Missing a table and chairs and needs updating but we had a very comfortable stay. Breakfast good, service excellent."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Saco/Old Orchard Beach Area
Ogunquit Hotel & Suites
2 out of 5
719 Main Street, Ogunquit, ME
The price is $159 per night
12.4 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (607 reviews)

"Great place, close to everything. The staff was great and social distance was easy Due to the large property layout. The rooms are spacious and clean."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Ogunquit Hotel & Suites
Cliff House Maine
4.5 out of 5
591 Shore Road, Cape Neddick, ME
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The price is $599 per night
15.65 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (527 reviews)

"Beautiful spot, friendly staff, lots to do, and unbeatable views. A little disorganized in the adjustments for Covid-19 distancing and very long lines to get a drink or a morning coffee."…"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2020

Cliff House Maine
Kittery Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
70 US Route 1 Bypass, Kittery, ME
The price is $127 per night
22.01 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (586 reviews)

"Very accommodating hotel, definitely a local gem. Super homey feeling, they make you feel extremely welcome."…"

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

Kittery Inn and Suites
Grand Beach Inn
3 out of 5
198 East Grand Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, ME
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The price is $168 per night
20.87 mi from city center
3/5 (437 reviews)

"My family has been staying here for years and it has always been a pleasant experience. This is not a high end resort but is very nice for the cost. This year however it seems to be getting a bit worse as the property gets older..balcony doors do not latch or lock. No hot water in the shower and ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2020

Grand Beach Inn
Anchorage Inn and Resort
3 out of 5
265 Long Beach Avenue, York, ME
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The price is $215 per night
18.62 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (580 reviews)

"Overall very nice stay, stayed in the annex building. Has a long lap pool water temp was just ok. Room was very clean Paid for room in advance but was charged $89 after checkout still dont know what this charge was for."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Anchorage Inn and Resort
Hilton Garden Inn Portsmouth Downtown
3 out of 5
100 High St, Portsmouth, NH
The price is $173 per night
23.19 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)

"I was very impressed how they managed the operation in the mist of the coronavirus."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Portsmouth Downtown
Americas Best Value Inn & Cottages Wells Ogunquit
2.5 out of 5
424 Post Rd, Wells, ME
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The price is $129 per night
11.58 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (682 reviews)

"Comfy beds and clean room. Close to everything. We would definitely return and recommend to friends and family!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Americas Best Value Inn & Cottages Wells Ogunquit
AC Hotel by Marriott Portsmouth
3.5 out of 5
299 Vaughn Street, Portsmouth, NH
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The price is $199 per night
23.06 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (10 reviews)

"Extremely friendly and helpful staff and a five minute walk from center of town. Pristine and modern. Highly tecommend."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

AC Hotel by Marriott Portsmouth
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Visiting Sanford

Visitors can enjoy all that Sanford has to offer including the baseball games and churches. Tourists to the city can also enjoy its relaxing setting.

  • There are 2 hotels and other accommodations in Sanford
  • The closest major airport is in Sanford, ME (SFM-Sanford Seacoast Regional), 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Portsmouth, NH (PSM-Portsmouth Intl.), 23.1 mi (37.3 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Sanford

A favorite place to visit in the city is Pine Hollow Little Par Three Golf Course. In the area, you'll also find Hackmatack Playhouse and Merriland Farms Golf Course.

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Dressing for Sanford

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 51°F during the day and 12°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 81°F, while the average at night is 29°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 83°F with nighttime averages of 44°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 67°F and nighttime averages of 15°F
  • About 51.73 inches of rain falls on Sanford each year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 81°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 15°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Sanford?
Huttopia Southern Maine is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This cabin offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Quality Inn is another good option for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Sanford, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Sanford.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Sanford?
For additional details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Sanford, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Sanford?
Based on reviews, Quality Inn is a popular 2-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Sanford?
Quality Inn is a property with free parking and free breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Attractions in the area like York’s Wild Kingdom and Funtown Splashtown USA are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic vacation to Sanford?
Quality Inn is a favorite property for couples, and features free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Sanford?
Quality Inn is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and free newspapers for its human guests.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Bowl A Rama?
Super 8 by Wyndham Sanford Kennebunkport Area is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this property offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located 2 mi (3.2 km) from Bowl A Rama. Another good choice is Maple Moon Farm ~ Stay at a Historic Maine Farm!, located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) away.
What about the best place to stay near Pine Hollow Little Par Three Golf Course?
One of the top choices for your stay is Super 8 by Wyndham Sanford Kennebunkport Area, located 3.3 mi (5.2 km) from Pine Hollow Little Par Three Golf Course, and this property offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Maple Moon Farm ~ Stay at a Historic Maine Farm!, located 4.6 mi (7.4 km) away, is another good choice for your stay.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Sanford?
Quality Inn is a top pick for your beach vacation. Head to Ogunquit Beach or Moody Beach for some quality time by the water.
What are some accommodations with pools in Sanford?
Huttopia Southern Maine: Features an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and a restaurant. Hampton Inn & Suites Portsmouth Downtown and Cliff House Maine are a couple of other choices with an onsite pool.

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