Press Release

Inn by the Sea selected as one of the top US resorts by Travel and Leisure

CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine — Inn by the Sea has been listed in Travel + Leisure’s 2014 World’s Best Awards as one of the Top Resorts in the U.S., announced Carrie Dyer, the Inn’s General Manager. Every year, Travel + Leisure readers vote on their favorite hotels, resorts, spas and travel companies in the magazine’s World’s Best Awards survey. According to Travel + Leisure, being selected for the World’s Best Awards is a testament to how well a property serves their customers as they explore the world.

Travel + Leisure’s survey rates properties on several characteristics including room, facilities, location, service, restaurant, service and overall experience. According to Travel + Leisure, their discerning readers cast their votes for companies that define the best in travel.

“We are thrilled to be included again in Travel and Leisure’s prestigious list as one of the Top Resorts in the U.S.,” stated Dyer. “This honor underscores the dedication of our staff in delivering an outstanding experience for our guests.”

Located on a mile of sandy beach, just 7 miles from the urban chic, small port city of Portland, the luxuriously contemporary Inn by the Sea offers guests an experience that is pure Maine, from the beach, to the coastal setting to the upscale modern interiors. The opening of newly constructed luxury, ocean view Beach Suites in June 2012, and a multimillion dollar renovation of the main house in 2008 added stylish ,modern amenities to the relaxed coastal charm of this eco- friendly, coastal resort.

The 61 comfortably appointed fireplace rooms, and one and two bedroom suites, full service SPA, fireplace lounge and indigenous seaside gardens create an atmosphere of eco-luxury that is distinctly Maine. Sea Glass dining celebrates Maine fare inside the Inn’s intimate ocean view restaurant, or al fresco on ocean view decks.

The World’s Best list with top US resorts, which includes Inn by the Sea, can be found at or in August 2014 issues.

About Inn by the Sea

The luxurious Inn by the Sea is located on Crescent Beach in the charming coastal town of Cape Elizabeth, just minutes from Portland’s historic Old Port. Inn by the Sea is set in a location of natural coastal beauty and offers guests unsurpassed personalized service with 61 suites and fireplace rooms, full service SPA and ocean view dining. The Inn redefines coastal eco- luxury with a combination of modern and environmentally friendly design features. Maine’s only Virtuoso ® and Preferred Boutique® property. Maine DEP Green Lodging and Silver LEED® certifications. Children and dogs warmly welcomed, water activities and golf nearby. 15 minutes to Portland’s International airport and Amtrak terminal. 90 minutes from Boston.

For more information, contact Rauni Kew, Inn by the Sea, 40 Bowery Beach Road, Cape Elizabeth, Maine 04107. Tel: 207-799-3134. Cell: 207-6702-8500. Email: Web: