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A holiday rental home in Portland, Maine is a lovely choice for your next breakaway to New England

Portland is a wonderful spot for a holiday. Surrounded by beautiful scenery, you will have access to all manner of outdoor activities and many interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Portland will feel like your home away from home.

Things to Do on Holiday to Portland, Maine

Summer and winter offer their share of exciting activities in the out of doors. During the warmer months enjoy boat rides to nearby islands, swimming, fishing, hiking and cycling. The countryside is beautiful and there are many nearby trails. Whether you want a leisurely hike or something more challenging you will find it here. During the winter, nearby ski resorts provide the opportunity for skiing, snowmobile excursions and snowboarding. Visitors who are lucky enough to be in Portland during the fall will be treated to a vibrant colour display as the foliage turns from green to many shades of red, yellow, orange and gold.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Portland, Maine

Museums and historic sites are some of the most popular places to visit whilst in Portland. The Portland Museum of Art boasts works from many well-known artists. The Children’s Museum and Theatre of Maine is a great place to spend an afternoon with the kids. Even if you come for the outdoor activities, keep this spot in mind in case it rains during your stay. The Victoria Mansion is a beautiful example of a house from the pre-Civil War era. You will feel as though you stepped back in time when you see this lovely home. The Wadsworth Longfellow House was built in 1786, and once was home to the famous writer.

Weather in Portland, Maine

Cold winters and warm summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Portland. During the winter the average low temperatures are between -11° and -1° C and the average highs are -1° to 9° C. In the spring the average lows are 2° to 7° C and the average highs are 12° to 18° C. During the summer, the average lows are 12° to 15° C and the highs are 23° to 26° C. There is between 80 and 125 mm of rain or snow per month. Maine is quite well-known for its heavy snow fall, but don’t let that scare you away. The snow-covered countryside is beautiful and there are many snow-related activities to enjoy.

Travel to Portland, Maine

The nearest airport to Portland is Portland International Jetport (PWM) which is about 5 km away. Logan International Airport (BOS) is located 156 km from Portland. You will need a car for use during your stay.

Wonderful! 4.9/5
(38 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #144916
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Viewed 158 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(27 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #897262vb
27
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(41 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #3967410
41
Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(20 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Condo #4238604
20
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Condo #3538570
24
Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(77 reviews)
avg/night
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #3780374
77
Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Condo #3944741
21
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #4311812
5
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(36 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #499096vb
36
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
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  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 11
House #720224vb
13
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(20 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 10
House #852940vb
20
Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(59 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #3780005
59
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(40 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #3953635
40
Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(12 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #4169887
12
Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #4562066
2
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Apartment #4035331
19
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #3761369
25
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 15
House #150051
13
Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(28 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #599460vb
28
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #983767
24
Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Condo #935454
15
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(12 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #873455vb
12
Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #557755vb
3
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(20 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #3687176
20
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #4135704
3
Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(17 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #826140vb
17
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(12 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Apartment #707683vb
12
Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.3/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #4221748
8
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Condo #994365
9
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4.2/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Cottage #807139vb
5
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1038716vb
5
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 7
Cottage #422946vb
3
Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #7119062
7
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #4367081
1
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #589984vb
16
Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #746656vb
10
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #733656vb
8
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #751017vb
5
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #37511vb
9
Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #4330469
1
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #4221918
5
Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #348134vb
7
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Apartment #4293292
2
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #1092674vb
1
Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #7038034
4
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #727285vb
11
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #580163vb
13
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #926590vb
5
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 9
Cottage #340142vb
1
Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Condo #3556845
4
Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours

Portland Holiday Homes & Cottages (300+)