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Inn By the Sea

40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107

+1 207 799 3134

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based on 43 reviews

About Inn By the Sea, Cape Elizabeth

Value for money

Situated in Cape Elizabeth, Inn By the Sea is within easy reach of Portland Head Light and Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a sauna and an outdoor pool. Inn By The Sea Cape Elizabeth features a 24/7 reception, as well as valet parking and babysitting/child services. For added convenience, it offers a BBQ/picnic area, laundry facilities and a concierge. There are 57 relaxed rooms at the hotel, each offering all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. Inn By the Sea has its own on-site restaurant, convenient for those preferring to eat in. In warm weather, guests are invited to dine alfresco on the outdoor terrace. Inn By The Sea Cape Elizabeth provides a convenient place to explore Cumberland County Civic Center, as well as everything the local area has to offer. It is also a short car ride from Portland and South Portland.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe
  • Cleaning products


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Fireplace
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Wine glasses
  • Kitchenware
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • Allergy-free room
  • Toilet with grab rails


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Additional bathroom
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Ticket service

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool with a view
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Grocery deliveries
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Dining table

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Cycling

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • EV charging station
  • Valet parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Inn By the Sea

Attractions in Cape Elizabeth, Maine curated by momondo

Inn By the Sea location: 40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107

Restaurants and Cafés

Audubon Room0.0 mi
Sea Glass at Inn by the Sea0.0 mi
The Good Table0.5 mi
Rudy's of the Cape0.6 mi

Inn By the Sea Reviews

ExcellentBased on 43 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • The staff was super helpful. (in 10 reviews)
  • Great location and close to downtown Portland (in 6 reviews)
  • The room was spacious and clean (in 5 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room on third floor with no elevator! (in 2 reviews)
  • Not snobbish at all (in 1 review)
  • The drinks at the bar were not our favorites. (in 1 review)

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Inn By the Sea room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • If there is no traffic, the 6.8 mi drive between Portland and Inn By the Sea should only take about 20min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Inn By the Sea. The nearest airport to the hotel is Portland.

  • Inn By the Sea welcomes pets at their venue.

  • Yes, Inn By the Sea does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Cape Elizabeth for those looking for something different. One of the easiest dining options for Cape Elizabeth guests staying in Inn By the Sea is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Inn By the Sea does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • If you have questions about Inn By the Sea or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +1 207 799 3134.

  • Yes, Inn By the Sea has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Inn By the Sea has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.