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    Inn by the Sea

    40 Bowery Beach Rd, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107-2599
    (207) 618-9714
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    • Excellent78%
    • Very good14%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “crescent beach” (78 reviews)
    “garden suite” (66 reviews)
    “sea glass” (60 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This was an almost perfect two day get-away for us with our dog. This inn is expensive in-season, but the rates for our stay were very reasonable. The staff were kind and courteous, the grounds were beautiful and it was a short walk to the...More

    Thank Rich6142
    Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Rich6142: Thank you for the wonderful review of your visit to the Inn with your dog Lily! Being located on the beach yet so close to Portland does offer the best of both worlds to guests and we are delighted you were able to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed here as part of a company meeting, all I can say is this resort is impressive. It's rated 4 Diamonds, but should be 5. Gorgeous rooms with spectacular ocean views. Amazing guest services by the staff. We ate all meals there, a culinary...More

    Thank tespaulding1
    Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear tespaulding1: Thank you for this 5 diamond review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us while away for work. Thank you for mentioning the great customer service from our dedicated staff, and we are all very pleased you enjoyed the menus created...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    This place is amazing! Loved the rooms. We stayed in a Cove suite with 5 women and it was the perfect weekend getaway! Beds and bathrooms are perfect! As well as living space. Clean and comfy. Grounds are VERY well kept and beautiful! Beach was...More

    Thank cortnol
    Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear cortnol: We are so pleased you and your family enjoyed your visit to the Inn and beach, and particularly that you found our customer service to be 5 star! We are also delighted you enjoyed the new Cove suites and that the living spaces...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Inn by the Sea for a lovely fall weekend. We were upgraded to a modern suite with beautiful decor and everything we needed (including comfy bathrobes!). The restaurant was delicious for both dinner and breakfast, and the servers were incredibly friendly. We...More

    Thank Jenna S
    Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Jenna S: We are delighted that your fall weekend getaway was such a success and that you enjoyed the rooom decor and amenities as well as walking the beach. We do hope to see you again very soon. Thank you for visiting! Best wishes...More

    Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

    We really love staying at Inn byThe Sea. The oceanfront rooms with fireplaces are perfect! This time they moved us into a condo which was lovely. The only drawback was the stairs which we both have difficulty with. We had reservations for three nights which...More

    Thank Flarbird
    Response from BriggsGM, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 6 November 2017

    Dear Flarbird Thank you for the very nice review of your visit to the Inn. We are delighted you enjoyed the Inn amenities and your dinner experience in Sea Glass restaurant. We will certainly share your housekeeping comment with our staff and are very sorry...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Heated pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$225 - US$526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 61
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    • Location
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    • Maine >
    • Cape Elizabeth
    • Also Known As
    • Inn By The Sea Hotel Cape Elizabeth
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    Traveller (518)
    Room & Suite (155)
    Pool & Beach (52)
    Dining (29)
    Hotel & Grounds (286)
    Bathroom (25)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Good Table Restaurant
    399 reviews
    .85 km away
    Bird Dog Roadhouse
    129 reviews
    .97 km away
    Sea Glass Restaurant & Lounge
    236 reviews
    .04 km away
    Kettle Cove Take-Out & Dairy
    59 reviews
    .53 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Higgins Beach
    125 reviews
    3.62 km away
    Portland Head Light
    1,744 reviews
    6.42 km away
    Cliff Walk
    44 reviews
    6.44 km away
    Fort Williams Park
    453 reviews
    6.23 km away
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    HughUS
    31 July 2017|
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    Response from Pashado | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. Long Lake is small for a canoe. Sebago Lake is great for waterskiing call around for a rental.
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Fran L | Reviewed this property |
    Portland for excellent restaurants, very good small art museum, harbor cruise. Fort William for view, hiking and lighthouse
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Christopher T | Reviewed this property |
    Two Lights (the park, not just the lighthouse), Fort Williams, ferry to Peaks Island, Old Port, Prout's Neck, and of course Crescent Beach. All easy walking and beautiful. Tons of good food starting with Sea Glass at Inn by... More
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    "All rooms face the ocean. Lower rooms have direct access to outside."
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    "The Cove Suites are best for dogs. Be close to main building open to large lawn or have direct ocean view."
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    "The cove suites were worth it"
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    "The loft suites are gorgeous"
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