DO NOT USE Holiday Inn Portland By the Bay

We are a 239-roomed convention center hotel built in 1973. Within walking distance of the Old Port, working waterfront and Arts District, Holiday Inn By the Bay is a perfect starting point for exploring Portland, Maine. We have been hiring students for many summers to help us get through the busy season! There is always a lot going on at our hotel- or in the area of Portland where we are located- theater, concerts, events- that bring tourists from all over the state, country and world. You are sure to meet new people and make new friends! When you are not working, you are within walking distance to the working waterfront, Old Port and the Arts District!


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Why You Should Work for Holiday Inn Portland By the Bay?


·         Work and live in a major Northeast city

·         Improve English speaking skills

·         Minutes away from CIEE headquarters.


What our participants have to say:


" People are great. Good opportunity to understand yourself through new friends and co-workers," - Nikita


"I'm enjoying my job, I have a good team and duties,"- Valeria


About Portland, ME:


Portland is the largest city in state of Maine and the county seat of Cumberland County. The Greater Portland metropolitan area is home to over half a million people, more than one-third of Maine's total population.

Tourists visit Portland's historic Old Port district along Portland Harbor, at the mouth of the Fore River and part of Casco Bay, and the Arts District, which runs along Congress Street in the center of the city. Portland is home to many acclaimed restaurants and bars. During the summer you can enjoy any of the free concerts and activities that take place at Portland’s Monument Square.


For more info visit:


Visit Portland

Wikipedia – Portland, ME

TripAdvisor- Portland


Weather in Portland, ME:


Portland has a humid continental climate with warm summers. The monthly daily average temperature during the summer is 69.1 °F (20.6 °C) in July. Daily high temperatures reach or exceed 90 °F (32 °C) on only 4.6 days per year on average.


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How to Get There

Students should fly into either Boston Logan or Portland International Airport.


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