The following travel recommendations have been compiled for TideSmart Global clients, business partners, and other parties interested in visiting the TideSmart Global Campus. Although alternative transportation options (Uber, cabs, etc.) are available, we do recommend a rental car. For additional recommendations or help with travel arrangements, please ask your TideSmart Global contact for more information.
TideSmart Global is located at 380 U.S. Route 1, Falmouth, ME 04032 T:207.828.4700. Note that we are at the intersection of Rt. 1 and Johnson Road. A stone wall with “TideSmart Global” branding marks the campus entrance. Follow the signage for “EMG3” to proceed to parking and check-in at reception.
The following hotels are located in Portland’s “Old Port” District, a historic area of cobblestone streets adjacent to Portland Harbor, which provides access to numerous restaurants, pubs, boutiques, and other amenities. Each of the options listed below is approximately 10-15 minutes from our Headquarters location by car. All offer either valet parking or easy access to public parking venues. We recommend the following:
**Preferred rates available. Please reach out to your TideSmart Global contact for details.
If you are looking for alternative accommodations, you may find chain hotels of varying quality throughout Portland (10-15 minute drive from Headquarters), South Portland/Maine Mall area (15-20 minute drive from Headquarters), and Freeport (10-15 minute drive; an outlet town, known for being the home of LL Bean) if these better meet your needs. The area also offers many fine B&B locations for your consideration.
Staying in the “Old Port” area is ideal for most people. There are hundreds of great restaurants and ample nightlife options – all just a stroll away in this highly walkable, waterfront section of town.
Two highly recommended restaurants are Scales (Old Port) or Lobster Shack (Cape Elizabeth). And if you’re looking for gourmet dining, Fore Street (Old Port) is consistently voted as one of the “best” in America
Portland’s waterfront is the gateway to Casco Bay, and a ferry system runs 18-hours a day, year-round to offer visitors access to the charm, shopping, history, and dining of the nearby islands.
We suggest exploring the Portland/Casco Bay tourism website to plan your outing: Greater Portland & Casco Bay.