With Mount Hood in the distance and situated on the Willamette River, Portland is a mecca for anyone who loves the outdoors. The laid-back vibe of Portland also makes it an easy destination to explore at your leisure.

Top vacation rentals in Portland

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5.0
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“Henry” Penthouse Suite: Amazing Views, Waterfront, in the heart of the Old Port
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 3 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Apartment in Portland, for $866 per night is great for your next (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Outdoor dining
5.0
Outstanding(194 Reviews)
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“Percival” Penthouse Suite: Breathtaking Views, Cupola, Walk to Restaurants
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

When traveling to Portland, if you are looking for (business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) this is the perfect place at $543 per night.

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3.8
Good(234 Reviews)
Inn
 in South Portland
Comfort Inn Airport
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Inn in Portland, for $74 per night is great for your next (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.3
Excellent(1,197 Reviews)
Hotel
 in Portland
3star
Hampton Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This inviting Hotel in Portland can fit your needs for many types of vacations, at $136 per night.

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Vacation rentals with internet & wifi in Portland

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5.0
Outstanding(198 Reviews)
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“Margaret” Penthouse Suite: Amazing views of Casco Bay, right in the Old Port
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 2 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Looking for a Apartment in Portland, this Apartment for $725 per night for your business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, on your next trip.

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Living area | TV, stereo
5.0
Outstanding(144 Reviews)
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“Cornelia” Waterfront Penthouse Suite, Prime Old Port Location, Amazing Views!
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 3 baths
Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner · Internet / Wifi

Business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, and rental in Portland at “Cornelia” Waterfront Penthouse Suite, Prime Old Port Location, Amazing Views! for $895 for your next trip.

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4.0
Good(391 Reviews)
Hotel
 in South Portland
3star
Best Western Merry Manor Inn
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette

This inviting Hotel in Portland can fit your needs for many types of vacations, at $88 per night.

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4.1
Excellent(379 Reviews)
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 in Portland
3star
Residence Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
Pool · Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette
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This attractive Hotel in Portland, $136 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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Portland travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Portland vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Portland, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Portland?

  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Air conditioner

About Portland

Portland is large enough to be home to many eclectic neighborhoods, each of which has a unique feel. As you enjoy the experience of living like a local, put these neighborhoods on your list of spots to explore.
  • Pearl District: When you can't get enough action and energy, hang out in the Pearl District. This revitalized industrial district has now become a vibrant neighborhood with homes, condos and apartments. Street fairs and festivals are also common.
  • Nob Hill: This iconic neighborhood dates back to Portland's early years. The fun mix of shops, restaurants and galleries ensures that you won't tire of Nob Hill.
  • Downtown: With a relatively small footprint, downtown Portland is pleasingly walkable. You'll love the options for dining, retail and museums too.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Portland, ME?

Portland, ME is a beautiful city with plenty of tourist attractions to explore. Here are some must-see attractions in Portland:

  • Portland Head Light
  • Victoria Mansion
  • Eastern Promenade
  • Casco Bay Islands

The Portland Head Light is a historic lighthouse located at Fort Williams Park that offers stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean. Victoria Mansion is an Italianate-style mansion that is a National Historic Landmark. The Eastern Promenade is a great place to take a walk and enjoy the views of the bay. Lastly, the Casco Bay Islands are great for a day trip, where you can explore the islands and enjoy the beauty of the Maine coast.

How can I get around in Portland, ME?

You can get around Portland, ME in a variety of ways:

  • By car
  • By bus
  • By bike
  • By foot

The Greater Portland Metro area offers a wide range of accessibility to its residents and visitors through different public transportation services, bike lanes, and walking paths.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Portland, ME?

Portland, ME has a variety of affordable accommodation options. Here are some of the best:

  • Portland Harbor Hotel – With its convenient downtown location, this hotel offers unbeatable value.
  • Inn at St. John – This budget-friendly accommodations offer spectacular harbor views.
  • Holiday Inn Portland West – An affordable option near the airport, this hotel has all the comforts of home.
  • Portland Regency Hotel & Spa – With its luxurious amenities and prime location, this hotel is a great value.

What is the culture like in Portland, ME?

Portland, Maine is a vibrant city on the coast of Maine. With a strong artistic and cultural scene, the city embraces its rich history and its unique culture. Here are five points that demonstrate the culture of Portland, Maine:

  • A thriving waterfront and harbor
  • A vibrant artistic scene
  • A variety of outdoor activities
  • A diverse and welcoming population
  • A strong sense of community

Is Portland, ME safe to travel to?

Portland, ME is generally a safe place to travel to. Here are some tips to ensure your safety while visiting:

  • Avoid walking alone at night.
  • Be aware of your surroundings and look out for suspicious activity.
  • Be aware of pickpocketing in crowded areas.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Portland, ME?

Portland, ME is home to some of the best shopping destinations in the area. Here are some of the top spots:

  • Old Port: A historic district with a variety of shops, boutiques, and art galleries.
  • Downtown: Home to a variety of retail stores, restaurants, and bars.
  • Clarks Pond: An outdoor mall with a variety of stores and restaurants.

Where is Portland, ME?

Portland, ME is located in the U.S. state of Maine, on Casco Bay near the Atlantic Ocean. It is the most populous city in the state, with a population of 66,215 people as of 2019. It is also the county seat of Cumberland County.

What are the top things to do in Portland, ME?

Portland, Maine is full of fun activities to do. From outdoor recreation to cultural attractions, there is something for everyone. Here are the top things to do in Portland, Maine:

  • Visit the Portland Museum of Art
  • Take a tour of the Portland Head Light
  • Explore the Eastern Promenade
  • Stroll through the Old Port District

No matter what type of activity you're looking for, Portland, Maine has something for everyone to enjoy!

What do I need to know before visiting Portland, ME?

Before visiting Portland, ME, it's important to know that the city has a rich history and culture, that it is a coastal city with lots of outdoor activities to enjoy, and that the summers are quite pleasant. Here are some key points to keep in mind:

  • Portland is known for its active arts and music scene.
  • Dining options range from seafood to vegan.
  • The weather is often unpredictable, so it's important to be prepared for rain.

What is the price range for rentals in Portland?

Vacation rentals in Portland have a price range between $63-$4,143. The average price for rentals in Portland is $303 per night.

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