A downtown location waterfront views a free airport shuttle and rooms with complimentary Wi-Fi make the Holiday Inn Portland by the Bay a popular choice. Near Casco Bay in Portland the 11-story Holiday Inn has views all the way to the Calendar Islands. The 239 rooms and suites many overlooking the port have plush bedding flat-panel TVs with cable channels and free Wi-Fi access. Work desks and coffeemakers let you get down to business. There's a heated indoor pool to enjoy year-round a hot tub and a fitness room. The on-site restaurant serves breakfast lunch and dinner. Room service is a phone call away. Same-day dry cleaning is a much-appreciated perk. Parking is available as is a free shuttle to the airport and train station. In downtown Portland the Holiday Inn is near dozens of shops and restaurants. The Portland Museum of Art is a short stroll away as is the Children's Museum of Maine. A popular excursion is the five-mile trip to Cape Elizabeth where you can see the lighthouse known as the Portland Head Light. The Amtrak station is two miles west and Portland International Jetport is four miles west. At the Holiday Inn Portland by the Bay our guests report being "very impressed" by the rooms especially the "nice soft sheets" along with the "great" pool the "friendly and helpful" staff and the "convenient" location in the hottest part of downtown.