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Inn by the Sea Recognized with Conde Nast Traveler’s 2023 Readers’ Choice Award for Top Twenty New England Resorts

October 3, 2023

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(Cape Elizabeth, ME.) October 3, 2023 Condé Nast Traveler today announced the results of its annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Inn by the Sea being recognized in the Top 20 New England Resorts, announced the Inn’s Managing Director, Michael Briggs.

“We are thrilled and honored to be included once again in Conde Nast Traveler’s 2023 Top Twenty New England Resorts and are grateful to our loyal guests who voted for the Inn,” stated Briggs. “Our staff works diligently to offer visitors the highest level of service and hospitality while providing a memorable guest experience that exceeds expectation. Making the list in the Top Ten resorts is a testament to our dedicated team who make guests feel truly welcomed to our ocean front resort all year long.”

Set in a location of unspoiled beauty, on sandy Crescent Beach, just seven miles from Portland’s urban chic port city, the luxuriously contemporary Inn by the Sea offers guests an experience that is pure Maine from the coastal setting to fully redesigned modern interiors. The stylish beach resort’s bar and ocean view restaurant serve regionally sourced, handcrafted cuisine, fresh seafood and locally produced spirits and beer. Visitors enjoy elegant hospitality in spacious rooms and one and two-bedroom suites, a pristine beach, private boardwalk that winds through a wildlife sanctuary to the Atlantic, a pool heated with solar panels and a full-service, LEED ® Silver certified wellness center and SPA, all creating an atmosphere of eco-luxury that is distinctly Maine.  

More than 520,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted responses rating their travel experiences across the globe to offer a comprehensive look at the places they eagerly anticipate revisiting. The Readers' Choice Awards, with their unparalleled legacy as the travel industry's longest running and most prestigious accolades, remain the ultimate symbol and acknowledgment of excellence within the travel sector. The Top Twenty New England Resorts are listed here:,  full list of winners can be found here on the 2023 Readers’ Choice Awards and published on Conde Nast Traveler’s website at as well as celebrated in their November 2023 issues.

“Conde Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Award celebrates the best in travel and we are truly honored to be featured in their Top 10 with these other remarkable New England Resorts,” stated Briggs.

About Inn by the Sea:  An idyllic oceanfront escape, located on a mile of sand beach, just 7 miles from Portland, Inn by the Sea is Maine's premier beach destination offering elegant hospitality in 62 upscale rooms and suites, with full- service SPA, cardio room, heated pool and captivating cuisine served in ocean view Sea Glass restaurant. Children and dogs are warmly welcomed to this Preferred LVX® & BEYOND GREEN member and Virtuoso® property.

FMI and images: Rauni Kew, PR & Green Program Manager | Inn by the Sea | 40 Bowery Beach Road | Cape Elizabeth | Maine, 04107. | M: 207.602.8500 | | 207.799.3134. Instagram @innbythesea.maine