Located on a mile of pristine sand beach, with stunning Atlantic vistas and spaciousliving spaces, the new suites are designed to create an authentic yet modern coastal experience, setting the bar for stylish seaside accommodations in coastal Maine. Newly constructed around spectacular ocean views, each beach suite has comfortable living spaces perfect for intimate, romantic dinners as well as entertaining inside, or outdoors on furnished decks.
Traditional solid teak and wicker furnishings are paired with unexpected details in glass, natural wood or hemp. A rich palette of burnt red, taupe and grey with flashes of turquoise reflect the Inn's stylish contemporary coastal attitude, creating a perfect blend of comfort, function and beauty. Artwork speaks to the sense of place and Portland's maritime history with images of Maine's renowned lighthouses, majestic sailing ships from the golden Clipper age and local harbor scenes.
The sizeable suites feature separate king bedrooms, spacious living areas with comfortable seating around cozy gas fireplaces, dining tables, fully equipped kitchens, lavish bathrooms with marble counters and oversized tubs, and private, furnished outdoor patios. Fireplaces in the two bedroom suites can be enjoyed both inside and al fresco on the deck. Suite amenities include large flat screen TV's, ipod docking stations, complimentary high speed Internet, and L'Occitane bath products. Guests will be able to connect 2 one bedroom suites on the lower level, or expansive two bedroom suites can be opened up to create three or four bedroom units .
The Beach Suite views take in both the Atlantic with lobster boats moored on the horizon, and 2 acres of restored habitat for endangered New England cottontail bunnies. A recognized leader in sustainable hotel practices, Inn by the Sea is collaborating with the Maine Department of Conservation and Bureau of Parks and Lands to restore habitat suitable to the survival of New England Cottontail rabbits at Crescent Beach State Park. The Inn has assumed full responsibility for removing invasive species on Park land adjacent to the Beach Suites, and replacing them with indigenous plants needed to protect and feed the endangered bunnies.
The construction of direct ocean view suites at Inn by the Sea reunites TFH Architects, the Portland firm who originally brought the vision of Inn by the Sea to life, with the inspired and strikingly crafted hotel spaces created by Moncur Design Associates Inc.
Guests will also enjoy lawn games, a heated outdoor pool, a mile of unspoiled sand beach, total relaxation at SPA at Inn by the Sea, and captivating cuisine in ocean view Sea Glass restaurant. The Inn warmly elcomes children and family pets with activities and special menus for both! Inn by the Sea is located just 7 miles from Portland's thriving, urban chic little port city with access to galleries, unique boutiques and a variety of water activities.
Inn by the Sea, contact tel.: 207-799-3134