Where to stay around Downtown Portland, ME?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 491 vacation rentals near Downtown Portland. From 215 Houses to 137 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Downtown Portland for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Downtown Portland?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Downtown Portland:

  • Peaks Island: 56 vacation rentals
  • Oakdale: 74 vacation rentals
  • Fortunes Rocks: 31 vacation rentals
  • Rosemont: 21 vacation rentals
  • Granite Point: 43 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Downtown Portland?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Downtown Portland. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Portland Head Light: 1,250 vacation rentals
  • Maine Mall: 1,296 vacation rentals
  • Victoria Mansion: 1,311 vacation rentals
  • Fortunes Rock Beach: 1,875 vacation rentals
  • Old Orchard Beach Station: 1,514 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown Portland listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Downtown Portland?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 215 Houses in Downtown Portland. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Downtown Portland include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 137 rentals available
  • Studios: 113 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 92 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Downtown Portland?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Downtown Portland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The waterfront setting of Portland Arts District is ready to explore

    Enjoy the area's museums, live music and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Portland Arts District. This cosmopolitan and welcoming city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. For a bit of culture, visit Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Children's Museum of Maine or Portland Museum of Art. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

    Sightseeing in and around Portland Arts District

    Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Portland Arts District a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Southworth Planetarium (1 mi / 1.6 km)
    • Joker's Family Fun and Games (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Sable Oaks Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
    • Riverside Municipal Golf Course (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Twin Falls Golf Club (5 mi / 8 km)
    • Nonesuch River Golf Club (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Portland Arts District

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Portland Arts District is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Deering Oaks Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
    • Eastern Promenade (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • East End Beach (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Willard Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
    • Sand Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Mackworth Island (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)