Extended Stay America - Portland, ME
Nicknamed "The Forest City" Portland, Maine, was founded by the English in 1623 on Casco Bay.
If you're looking for Portland,
Maine hotels, Extended Stay America has a great place to stay at a great
Portland's reputation as a great place to do business has been recognized on a
number of fronts. The city ranked #32 out of 25,000 cities by INC Magazine in 2005 and
just a year later made #20 on the same magazine's ""Boom Town List of Hottest Cities for
As the state's largest city, Portland is also Maine's economic capital
and is the headquarters for a number of companies. Included among these is ImmuCell Corp., a
biotechnology company specializing in animal health products. Also headquartered in Portland is
Pioneer Telephone, a privately held long-distance service provider founded in 1989.
international mail order retail giant L.L. Bean is headquartered nearby and operates an outlet
store just nine miles from the Extended Stay America Portland - Scarborough hotel.
Port of Portland is not only the largest tonnage port in New England, it is the nearest American
port to Europe. In 2005, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers ranked the Port of Portland as the
largest foreign inbound tonnage transit port in the United States and the largest oil port on the
U.S. East Coast.
If you ask any local Portlander, they will tell you that their city is
among the best in the nation for exquisite food. In fact, the Maine Restaurant Association
declares Portland home to about 230 restaurants.
If recreational activities, like golf or
bowling, are part of your plans while in Portland, you will be happy to know that the Extended
Stay America Portland - Scarborough is less than a mile from Nonesuch River Golf Club and just
seven miles from Vacationland Bowling & Recreational Center.
Whether you are traveling for
business or leisure in Portland,
Maine, Extended Stay America is a terrific choice.