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With rugged landscapes, fabulous food and stacks of activities for travellers of all ages, Maine is one of the USA’s most appealing states for an adventurous, fun-filled holiday. Accommodation options are tremendously wide-ranging, with everything from historic B&Bs to lavish luxury hotels with gourmet eateries and extensive facilities. Many of the best places to stay in Maine are clustered in the towns and villages which line the state’s picturesque coastline, but our recommendations also include some wonderfully remote cabins and lakeside hideaways for active explorers looking to immerse themselves in nature.
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- The Best Family Hotels in Maine
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- Best Hotels in Maine for Couples
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- Best Luxury Hotels in Maine
- The Best B&Bs in Maine
If you’re into artsy, bohemian cities, head to Portland and look out for a vast array of exciting annual events. Other popular coastal spots include affluent Kennebunkport, pretty Southport, Camden and Rockland (both the latter two in the heart of Mid Coast Maine). Whilst the wonders of Mt Desert Island — including the famed Acadia National Park — are best discovered from Bar Harbor or Southwest Harbor.
Maine is bursting with things to see and do. Culture and history-minded travellers can pop into museums, stay in heritage houses, and take walking tours of fascinating port towns. Foodies will find that the state is at the forefront of the farm-to-table movement. Whether you’re a fan of trendy eateries, simple dockside spots or fine dining restaurants, there’s fantastic food to be had all over Maine. Don’t miss the chance to feast on lobster or clams, of course!
Outdoorsy explorers, too, will find themselves spoilt for choice. There are myriad cycling, horse riding and hiking trails, as well as opportunities to try kayaking, fishing, paddle boarding, sailing or water skiing. Play a round of golf or a game of tennis, spend your days wildlife-spotting in verdant forests or river estuaries, or kick back with a craft beer on the beach at the end of the day.
More understated than many of the USA’s great states, Maine is a brilliant choice for an adventure as a couple, group or family. Our recommendations for the best places to stay in Maine really does promise something for everyone!
The Best Places to Stay in Maine
For Seaside Luxury
- The Claremont is a striking seaside hotel in Southwest Harbor, complete with an infinity pool, soothing spa, exclusive boat trips, yoga classes and superb fine dining. The rooms, cottages and houses are brilliant for couples, groups or families. This is one of Maine's most spectacular coastal hotels. A historic gem for active travellers.
- Tides Beach Club is a chic Kennebunkport beach pick, complete with quirky boutique rooms and a vibrant restaurant-bar. Expect beautiful views of Goose Rock Beach, and easy access to the salt marches of the river estuary, which abound with coastal birds, crabs, and other marine life. A stylish seaside escape.
- Bayview Hotel is a secluded waterfront property in Bar Harbor featuring upscale contemporary interiors, including lots of velvet, brass and natural materials. Private ocean-facing decks are a highlight, as is the plethora of local art on show. Expect vegetarian breakfasts and lots of space to unwind.
- Bar Harbor's West Street Hotel is a chic coastal property with bright contemporary rooms and top-notch facilities. Come for the striking views of Frenchman Bay, and stay for the excellent food, spa, and impressive rooftop infinity pool. Ideal for families, couples or groups of friends, this is a luxurious seafront choice.
- Blackpoint Inn is a classic New England hotel set on a promontory jutting out into the sea. This Portland gem is a favourite for its excellent seafood, country club feel and striking sea views in almost every direction.
- 250 Main Hotel is a cool, contemporary property near Rockland harbour. Expect chic interiors with bright pops of colour, modern or reclaimed furnishings, and superb sea views. A top pick for the stylish modern traveller. Also pet-friendly!
For a Heritage B&B
- Yellow House B&B is a heritage Bar Harbor property, featuring an attractive porch, large gardens, a wicker-filled sitting room and seven pretty guestrooms. A small and friendly Maine summer cottage.
- The Primrose is a quaint boutique inn, perfect for history lovers. Built in 1878 as a summer cottage by a banker from Savannah, the property is an unusual example of Bar Harbor's 'Gilded Age' architecture. A wonderfully historic pick.
- Lord Camden Inn offers 36 sumptuous rooms and suites in the heart of Camden. Great for groups, families or couples, this sophisticated spot features a gym, in-room massage treatments and characterful interiors. Stay here for the central location and the boutique vibe.
- Holbrook House is a charming B&B focused on creating relaxing getaways for couples, small groups or families with older children in Bar Harbor. Think luxurious rooms and suites with antique pieces and contemporary comforts, as well as smart bathrooms. The mouth-watering cooked breakfasts and pretty porch and garden are also very appealing.
- The Maine Stay Inn is a lovely historic property with eight pretty bedrooms featuring floral decor and big cosy beds. A friendly Camden pick for culture aficionados, the property was built in 1802 and is on the National Register of Historical Places. A great value vintage stay.
- Berry Manor Inn is a charming Victorian B&B with 12 lavish bedrooms. Popular with couples, the mansion is brilliantly located in Rockland's historic district, perfect for exploring, and there are wonderful nearby eateries to sample. Some rooms also feature space for additional guests. A tranquil heritage choice.
- The Acadia Hotel is a fantastic family favourite, with bright, contemporary rooms and suites featuring nautical touches and stacks of space for the whole family in Bar Harbor. Friendly and laid-back, the hotel is well-placed for on-foot explorations, plus there's indoor golf to keep everyone entertained on rainy days! Fun and relaxed.
- Migis Lodge offers a collection of rustic cabins in the pine forests of South Cascon. Overlooking Lake Sebago, this is a brilliant choice for active family holidays — think kayaking, water skiing, pilates and hiking — topped off with daily BBQ cookouts. A luxury summer camp for the whole family.
- Newagen Seaside Inn is a delightful family choice, with nautically-inspired rooms, striking sea views and a whole host of activities on land and sea. Kids will love the games room, as well as chances to go cycling, sailing, fishing and swimming. Excellent for watersports enthusiasts.
- Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth — just south of Portland — is perfect for a coastal family escape. Offering everything from crabbing to yoga, sailing and spa treatments, this chic property promises something for everyone — gorgeous ocean views included!
- Whitehall is a vibrant boutique property, brilliant for couples, families or groups of friends. One of Camden's oldest inns, the recently renovated hotel offers 36 bright, contemporary rooms with eclectic decor and fun artwork. There are flexible options for families and lovely communal areas to unwind — including firepits in the courtyard garden and rocking chairs on the porch. A bold, funky pick.
- The Norumbega Inn stands out as a romantic castle — complete with a fairytale turret — offering fabulous three-course breakfasts and intimate evening tasting menus cooked by chef-owner Phil Crispo. The 11 bedrooms are very atmospheric. One for honeymooners and lovers of great food in Camden.
- Grand Harbor Inn is a classic boutique pick for a waterfront stay in Camden, with ten smart rooms and suites featuring gas fireplaces, whirlpool tubs and private balconies overlooking the harbour. The elegant old-world decor includes lots of warm reds and golden yellows, creating a grown-up, luxurious feel. One for romantic couples.
- Chiltern Inn is a sophisticated Victorian property, consisting of a resorted carriage house and stables. An indulgent base, the Bar Harbor inn offers a 32ft lap pool and hot tubs, as well as opulent interiors with wonderful period furnishings. Grown-up and elegant.
- Balance Rock Inn offers elegant rooms and suites in an imposing Edwardian mansion. Pick this place for its seaside location, easy access to the centre of Bar Harbor, and fabulous food — a quirky fusion of 'New American' and Nordic flavours. Classic, romantic and grown-up.
- Captain Swift Inn is a picturesque B&B with sophisticated interiors, ideal for well-heeled couples looking to explore Camden. Kick back in style in one of nine opulent guestrooms, and savour the three-course breakfast before heading out each morning. The cocktails are a big plus! Very luxurious.
For Outdoorsy Explorers
- The Inn at Diamond Cove lies at the heart of the picturesque Casco Bay on Great Diamond Island. It's packed to the rafters with activities, including tennis, hiking, fishing and swimming. Ideal for experiencing island life in Maine.
- White Barn Inn in Kennebunkport is rustic and traditional but still super-smart; a charming inn on the Kennebunk River, famous for its lovely landscapes, and proximity to Maine's best beaches. There's a sophisticated spa, ample nature trails for hiking or horse riding, as well as chances to go paddle boarding, canoeing, cycling or fishing. A heritage pick for outdoorsy types.
- The Lodge at Moosehead Lake is an enchanting wilderness escape, perfect for wildlife-spotting, fishing, trekking or bird watching. A luxurious, adults-only pick for outdoorsy travellers.
- Hidden Pond, just outside Kennebunkport, is a charming rural hideaway for couples or families looking to reconnect with nature. Think hiking trails, art classes, kayaking trips, a superb spa and farm-to-fork cuisine. Cottages also offer self-catering facilities. For nature lovers.
- Camden Harbor Inn is an elegant boutique hotel in a beautiful white-painted mansion, set on a leafy hill overlooking Camden harbour. Perfect for an indulgent couples' escape, the property promises sophisticated contemporary interiors, a small spa and an award-winning restaurant. Foodies will adore the farm-to-table fare at Natalie's at Camden Harbor, deemed to be amongst the top restaurants in the USA.
- Hartstone Inn & Hideaway offers contemporary rooms in a striking Victorian building. The big draw is the acclaimed restaurant, where Chef Michael crafts superb dishes — including Maine Lobster Française, Seared Cod Filet and all manner of delectable desserts. A Camden foodie favourite.
FOR AN APARTMENT OR HOLIDAY COTTAGE
- If you'd prefer a self-catering option, we suggest that you visit our online partner Booking.com.
- Fly to Portland International Jetport or to Bangor International Airport, and travel by bus, train or car to destinations across Maine.
- Maine is ideal for a road trip! Contact our online partner Rentalcars if you would like to hire a car.
- Travel during the summer months (June to August) for the warmest weather, but do be aware that this is peak season. Come in the spring (April - May) or autumn (September - October) for fewer crowds and great hotel deals.
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Lindenwood Inn Southwest Harbor (Maine) 15 rooms from £104Great walks - Acadia National ParkSights nearby - Southwest HarborRestrictions on children - No childrenHideaway - Tranquil and intimate.
Anchorage by the Sea Ogunquit 241 rooms from £85Families - Spacious two and three-bedroom condos and cottages are great, with fully-equipped kitchens, living areas and private decksBeach Life - The area excels in wide golden sand beaches, including one walking distance from the propertyRestaurant - Surf Point all-day resaurants serves classic Maine cuisine. 360 offers stunning sea views, cocktails and light bitesSwimming Pool - The property boasts adjacent large heated indoor and outdoor pools (both seasonal) with hot tub and whirlpool
Deluxe family-friendly resort minutes from the beach. Wide range of accommodation includes stand-alone cottages, condos and main house rooms. Large gardens, seafood restaurant and bar all face the ocean and there are indoor and outdoor pools, a sauna and hot tub. Fab for long sunny summer holidays. See More
The Rangeley Inn Maine 45 rooms from £86Great walks - From modest forest trails to rock scrambles at 4,000 feet, the region has some of the Northeast's best hikes for all levelsSights nearby - In the middle of a National Scenic Byway, Rangeley is close to some of the region's most spectacular viewsRestaurant - Eat sophisticated rustic cuisine in a cosy, historic room. All wood and fireplacesKayaking - Use the inn's kayaks on the lake or do a boat, canoe or kayak trip further afield
Wonderfully located in a lively lakeside village , this is the perfect base for exploring Maine’s outdoor paradise. 3 types of room; 'Traditional' - cosy historic feel, 'Tavern wing' - more spacious light & contemporary, and Haley Pond Lodge - simple rooms boasting private porches & lake views. See More
Coach Stop Inn Bar Harbor 6 rooms from £89Total relaxation - Located on the coast, out of the way of Bar Harbor town, this is the place for guests after tranquility, privacy and spaceActive Holiday - Spend days out exploring the island with excellent hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and sailingValue chic - Including generous breakfast and large garden estate, room rates are competitive for the areaGreat walks - Drive out to Acadia National Park for coastal views and mountain trails
Remote 19th century cottage set amongst vast forested grounds that lead to the sea. Homely rooms with traditional decor feature bold colour walls and love-seats; some have fireplaces and clawfoot tubs. Relax in the cosy fireside lounge and library. Perfect for those looking to get away from it all. See More
Kennebunkport Inn Kennebunkport 7 rooms from £93Boutique - Once a tea merchant's mansion - now chic boutique - expect a stylish take on nautical design and luxurious touches throughoutActive Holiday - Each of the four seasons offer a diverse range of activities. Think: snowshoeing, horse riding, or even surfingKayaking - The hotel has its own kayaks for rentRestaurant - The Burleigh
Once a tea merchant's mansion, this elegant property has been beautifully renovated. The building's original features remain but now the feel is boutique chic. Expect fine-dining, plenty of space for outdoor seating, and atmospheric rooms (the best have gaslit fires) - a unique stay. See More
Water Street Inn York County, Maine 8 rooms from £98Romantic Break - Simplistic yet welcoming and attractive, with spacious rooms and Matouk bed linens for an affordable romantic break by the seaValue chic - Attractive and comfortable rooms available for as little as $125 per nightRestrictions on children - The hotel notes that facilities may not be suitable for children under the age of 10Sights nearby - The Old Gaol visitor centre in nearby York village is a popular attraction
This cosy and historic inn is an excellent choice for couples and families with older children, with great access to nearby Portsmouth and outlet shopping in Kittery. A quiet hours policy fosters a peaceful atmosphere in the 8 rooms, with delightful views of the harbour and a nautical beach palette. See More
The Chadwick B&B Portland, Maine 4 rooms from £98Active Holiday - The stunning natural beauty of the Maine coast lends itself to many outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming and sailingLocal exploring - Discover the Old Port with live music, dancing, shopping, dining, pubs, and famed microbreweriesFoodies - Explore the contemporary cuisine scene with 300+ restaurants within the city limitsSights nearby - Portland offers some of the best water access to the islands of Casco Bay, historic forts, and lighthouses
A charming luxurious coastal townhouse set in the heart of Portland's west-end. Modern rooms feature luxe linens, fireplaces, private balconies and spacious modern bathrooms with large tubs. Feast on delicious lobster breakfast dishes and spend evenings by the outdoor fire pit. A lovely hideaway. See More
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel Bar Harbor (ME) 70 rooms from £101Country Escape - A charming hotel with top class services on the beautiful Mount Desert Island, with access to Acadia National ParkGroups - With rooms that sleep up to four people the hotel is well equipped for groups of guestsGreat walks - This charming village offers very pleasant wandering opportunitiesRomantic - Good for couples.
A grand hotel in Bar Harbor, on charming Mount Desert Island. Comfortable and spacious rooms come with a deluxe breakfast in the excellent restaurant. The staff are welcoming and warm and the swimming pool is a great addition. With a central village location, a gym and hot tub they have it all. See More
The Elmhurst Inn Bar Harbor (ME) 12 rooms from £101Total relaxation - Unwind at this picturesque inn set in a leafy garden, with a typical american white painted porch and comfortable bedsLocal markets - There is a lovely farmers market in the village, packed with local produce and trinketsKayaking - Rent a kayak and head off to explore this stunning island from the seaSeaside - Ideal for a seaside holiday.
A charming family-owned old school B&B in Bar Harbor. Warm and welcoming from start to finish, with cosy floral print beds, an excellent home-cooked breakfast and attentive and helpful staff to help plan your perfect trip. No restaurant but loads to choose from in town. Elegant and great value. See More
Mabel's House Kennebunkport 12 rooms from £101Beach Life - There are beaches that suit everyone; family-friendly Mother’s Beach, Gooch’s Beach for walks & Colony Beach just five mins awayLocal exploring - Beaches, restaurants, galleries and shops are just minutes away, yet the waterside surroundings feel peaceful and relaxingGroups - The Luxury Suite and Coveside Cottage offer two-bedroom units with kitchenettes and living / dining areasSailing - To experience local life cruise down the Kennebunk River in a traditional wooden lobster boat helping fisherman with their catch
Historic inn facing a tidal pond, walking distance to the beach. Polished and spacious rooms with fresh nautical colour palettes feature stylish contemporary furnishings and modern art; some have balconies and kitchenettes. Fabulous local seafood restaurant next door. Offers a quiet & relaxing stay. See More
Blue Harbor House Inn Camden 10 rooms from £101Local exploring - Walk into Camden and explore its waterfront, busy harbour, independent boutiques and great restaurantsGreat walks - Ideal for walkers; hike miles of scenic coastline with fantastic views, past hiddens bays, along beaches and through forestSights nearby - To get a feel for Maine's past visit historic lighthouses, Camden Public Library and Camden Opera HouseSailing - For a real New England experience, head out onto the water in a schooner for a day cruiseRecommended by - Frommers
Quintessential colonial inn walking distance from the harbour with porch and pretty gardens. Classic coastal style rooms blend contemporary comforts with antique touches; all are cosy with a homely unpretentious vibe. Enjoy guest pantry, organic breakfast and friendly hosts. A home-away-from-home. See More
The Beach House Inn Kennebunkport (Kennebunk) 34 rooms from £101Great walks - From woods and wetlands or seashore beaches and rugged coastlines, the Kennebunk, Maine area has it all.Sights nearby - Maine Maritime Museum, Kennebunkport Brick Store Museum, Kennebunkport Trolley Museum.Sailing - Soak up the sun and salt air on our daily sailing excursions.Surfing - Nearby Gooch Beach is renowned for surfing.
Dating back to 1891, The Beach House is one of the oldest Bed & Breakfast, oceanfront hotels in Maine. The seaview bedrooms are light, crisp and elegant. The house maintains its original Victorian charm, while providing all modern conveniences. The perfect New England getaway! See More
The Maine Stay Inn Camden 8 rooms from £101Kayaking - Sea Kayaking only two blocks away.Romantic - Good for couples.Views - Great views from hotelOutstanding location
Acacia House Inn Bar Harbor 9 rooms from £101Eco break - Several environmentally-friendly iniatives include organic linens, natural bath and cleaning products, composting and recyclingValue chic - Room rates are highly competitive, especially considering the central location and incredibly generous and attentive hostsOrganic food - There is a real focus on organic, seasonal, healthy, locally-sourced and freshly-made food, eggs come the property's hensFamilies - The friendly, low-key environment welcomes children and two rooms feature family-friendly set-ups
Homely B&B located in the heart of town. Cosy and comfortable rooms with organic linens and home-made soap are split between the main inn and carriage house; some have sit-out balconies. Focus on food, the environment and local living; make sure to ask for area tips. Fab value for all the family. See More
The Inn on Carleton Portland, Maine 6 rooms from £101Local exploring - Enjoy peaceful surroundings minutes away from Portland's downtown, waterfront, museums, theatres, galleries and restaurantsGreat walks - Explore the coastline as you hike along scenic trails in Two Lights State Park or Crescent Beach State ParkSights nearby - Visit Portland Observatory, Victoria Mansion, Maine Historical Society and 18th century Portland Head LightSailing - Take a boat out and explore Casco Bay, Peaks Island and Fort Gorges
Elegant B&B in a leafy area just minutes from downtown. Handsome Victorian townhouse is home to a pretty English garden, welcoming parlour and dining room. Rooms with unique character feature soaring ceilings, grand mouldings and antique furnishings. Quiet, tranquil environment; ideal urban retreat. See More
Russell House B&B Boothbay Harbor 8 rooms from £104Total relaxation - Tuck into homemade cookies by the fire, play boardgames in the lounge or chill out in your plush roomSights nearby - Nearby Pemaquid Point is a stunning natural spectacle with a pretty lighthouse now housing an art gallery and museumGreat walks - Be sure to check out the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, a wonderful spot for walkingFull of character
A quaint and charming B&B in the lovely town of Boothbay Harbour. Modern interiors are thoughtfully laid out with comfortable beds, local artworks and indulgent treats such as natural boutique toiletries. They serve an excellent breakfast and the helpful staff will make you feel right at home. See More
Sheepscot Harbor Village Resort Edgecomb, Maine 40 rooms from £105Weddings - Ideal for destination weddings; book out the entire property & take advantage of outdoor ceremonies & sunset celebrationsFamilies - Offers family-friendly accomodation across 1 & 2-bedroom suites, as well as 1 to 4-bedroom cottages & townhousesBack to Nature - Sea, sand, sun & surf - spend entire days either on the water or looking out over it from this idyllic retreatValue chic - Phenomenal value for an extremely comfortable base with a sensational location & great activities
Relaxed coastal resort & restaurant with traditional yet fresh New England feel. Fab for couples, friends & families, accommodation ranges from B&B rooms in the inn to self-catered lodge suites, multi-room cottages & a fully-equipped townhouse. Offers a hard to beat waterfront setting & river views. See More
Hartstone Inn & Hideaway Camden 21 rooms from £105Great walks - Acadia National Park boasts 120 miles of trails, pristine lakes, breathtaking sea vistas, coastal shores and pebbled beaches.Cooking classes - From November through May, the Hartstone Inn schedules numerous cooking classes at our Camden bed and breakfast.Sailing - The Inn-keepers recommend the schooner "Surprise" for a 2-hour day trip out into Penobscot Bay.Fishing - Lake Megunticook, located five minutes from the Inn, offers great freshwater fishing.
Portland Regency Hotel Portland, Maine 95 rooms from £105Local exploring - In the center of the city's vibrant Old Port, easy access to whale watching, ferry rides, The Victoria Museum...Spa - All guests have complimentary access to the Fitness studio, steam room, sauna, and hot tubRestaurant - Modern American cuisine with a New England influenceOutstanding location - Two blocks from the waterfront
In the heart of the city's Old Port district, this hotel is surrounded by boutiques, galleries, and restaurants. Two blocks from the waterfront. Beautiful, smart rooms feature fireplaces and luxurious marble bathrooms. Full of historic charm. Ideal for exploring Portland's top landmarks. See More
Blackberry Inn, Camden Camden 11 rooms from £108Local exploring - An ideal base for discovering the area's beautiful beaches, lighthouses, museums and antique shopsGreat walks - Hike up Mt.Battie to enjoy 180 degree panoramic views of Penobscot Bay, the islands, and the villageSailing - There are loads of sailing day trips that can be arrangedTraditional
A charming and historic B&B built in 1849, in the heart of Camden. A mix of cosy Victorian and contemporary themed rooms with four-poster beds, gas fireplaces and soaking tubs. Enjoy a delicious gourmet breakfast in the lush garden. Perfect base for discovering the wonders of Camden and beyond. See More
Harraseeket Inn Freeport, Maine 93 rooms from £109Fishing - Local fishing trips by Obsession Sportfishing Charters, Coastal Fly Angler and Hillbilly Charters.Birdwatching - Beautiful walks in Mast Landing Bird Sanctuary, Thorncrag Bird Sanctuary and Maine Wildlife Park.Great walks - Visit Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens for a scenic walk.Swimming Pool - Indoor heated pool.
This Inn, boasting 23 fireplaces, is cosy and welcoming. The rooms are spacious and thoughtfully decorated. Enjoy a dip in the indoor heated pool, or a delicious locally sourced meal at one of the two on-site restaurants. A short distance from eye tempting shopping in Maine. See More
Lord Camden Inn Camden 36 rooms from £110Local exploring - Camden is part of Maine’s arts and cultural hub. Enjoy festivals year round, historic buildings, museums & concerts in the areaKayaking - Take a kayaking tour of the harbour. Paddle towards Curtis Island, past cruising yachts, schooners and historic lighthouseSights nearby - Whether you're interested in the great outdoors, the arts, historic lighthouses or coastline there's plenty to see & doSailing - Head out sailing on a traditional Schooner. Tours explore local wildlife, islands, lighthouses and the Maine coastline
Am award-winning centrally-located inn. Pretty, light-filled and well-appointed rooms perfectly blend old and new with brick walls, clapboard wainscoting & period furniture. Many have fireplaces, balconies & views. Multiple dining options are within walking distance. A super comfy sightseeing base. See More
Smugglers Cove Inn Boothbay Harbor 50 rooms from £110Total relaxation - Great option for those wanting to do very little; the perfect spot for days filled with sea, sand & sunsetsViews - The resort looks out over Linekin Bay with stunning sunset views from almost every roomFamilies - All room types sleep up to four people; kids under 5 stay for freeBeach Life - Enjoy relaxed summer days on the resort's scenic sandy beach
Family-friendly waterfront resort on an idyllic plot of land minutes from Boothbay Harbor. Recently renovated rooms feature fresh coastal decor and all have balconies. Enjoy the outdoor pool, sea-facing snack bar & kids' amenities. A great-value stay for all ages with a tranquil secluded feel. See More
Dockside Guest Quarters York, Maine (York) 25 rooms from £116Cooking classes - Take a cooking class from the reknowned Stonewall Kitchen.Restrictions on children - Children cannot be accommodated.Designer - Uniquely designed interiors.Barefoot Luxury - For total relaxation.
Seashore chic meets homely comforts; think white on white, plenty of natural light, fireplaces and an eclectic mix of nautical decorations. Porches and balconies face out onto unmatched views of southern Maine’s rocky shoreline and the Atlantic Ocean. Heaven on York Harbor! See More
Breakwater Inn & Spa Kennebunkport 35 rooms from £116Sights nearby - Kennebunkport and the Maine Coast abound with many fine art galleries, featuring local and world-renowned artists.Fishing - Pull up a few lobster traps and learn what a real lobsterman does on the Kylie's Chance Lobster Tour.Local markets - The village of Kennebunkport offers a multitude of fine shops selling locally made products.Kayaking - Take an exciting three-hour guided kayak tour to Porpoise Point with Coastal Maine Kayak.
This 19th century boutique Inn maintains its New England coastal style. The rooms are plush to say the least and follow a crisp blue and white nautical theme. Pamper yourself in the spa, or sit on the deck, glass of wine in hand, and admire uninterrupted views of the Atlantic. Total relaxation! See More
The Boathouse Waterfront Hotel Kennebunkport 25 rooms from £116Romantic Break - Pick one of the rooms with a terrace and ocean views for a relaxing and secluded stay for twoActive Holiday - Get out and enjoy the Atlantic whether it be on a whale watching, sailing, or fishing tripFishing - Fish for striped bass, Bluefish, sharks and Bluefin tunaRestaurant - The Boathouse Restaurant serves 'classic Maine' dishes
A small hotel boasting an enviable spot on Kennebunkport's pretty port. Simply decorated, elegant rooms with modern bathrooms look out onto the ocean, and the best feature large balconies. A seafood-centric restaurant serves seasonal produce while cocktails are served on the wrap-around porch. See More
Timbercliffe Cottage Camden 6 rooms from £116Foodies - Experience fine dining at Camden’s many award-winning restaurants or eating lobster at a harbourside picnic tableActive Holiday - Enjoy sailing or kayaking on Penobscot Bay, hiking and biking in Camden Hills State ParkLocal exploring - Within walking distance of the town centre, the harbour and Camden Hills State ParkViews - Hillside location provides lovely views to the Penobscot Bay!
An intimate 18th century colonial style hillside B&B, overlooking Penobscot Bay, on Central Maine’s coast. Classic and enchanting rooms and suites with four-poster beds, gas fireplaces and large soaking tubs. Enjoy a delicious gourmet breakfast on the magnificent wrap-around porch. Truly idyllic! See More
Windward House Camden 8 rooms from £116Local exploring - The location means it's walking distance to the harbour, shops and dining, yet situated in the town's leafy historic districtRomantic Break - Romantic Quarterdeck room features gabled ceiling, wood-burning stove, private entrance, balcony and Jacuzzi tubSights nearby - If you love gardens make sure to visit Endless Summer Flower Farm, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and Merryspring Nature CenterGreat walks - Camden Hills State Park, Beech Hill Preserve and Ducktrap River Preserve offer great hiking trails with scenic views
Idyllic owner-run B&B situated in a historic home with a fantastic location. Each room is unique but most feature four-poster beds, fireplaces, wooden floors and pretty colour palettes. Private gardens are delightful; sit outdoors with flowers, a fire-pit, and fountains. Perfect for couples. See More
Abigail's Inn Camden 4 rooms from £117City Style - The beautifully 1849 Greek Revival mansion looks impeccable inside and out; period decor perfectly matches its historic facadeRomantic Break - Located in the Carriage House, spacious Mt. Battie honeymoon suite features cosy fireplace, fluffy duvet and spa bathSights nearby - There are 4 historic lighthouses located within an hour of the inn; visit Curtis Island, Breakwater, Owls Head & Pemaquid PointSailing - For a dreamy day trip, sail out into Penobscot Bay and explore its 200+ islands
Stunning historic mansion featuring a well-kept garden, front porch and breakfast patio, just a stroll from the harbour. Each one-of-a-kind room is beautifully appointed with soft colour schemes, antique furnishings and unique artwork. Relax in one of the fireside parlours after a day of exploring. See More
West End Inn Portland, Maine 6 rooms from £119Foodies - Portland is a foodie hotspot. The owners really know their stuff and can recommend the best eateries & hot addresses in townLocal exploring - It's walking distance to the Old Port District with bustling restaurants, theatres, shops, museums, harbor and galleriesHotel Entertainment - The property occasionally puts on dinner nights with food made from locally-sourced ingredientsSights nearby - The local area, West End, is one of America's best preserved Victorian neighbourhoods. Explore stunning historic mansions nearby
Refined B&B on a tree-lined street in an upscale neighbourhood. Original Victorian architectural features - double-height ceilings & picture windows - blend seamlessly with mid-century furnishings and cosy contemporary decor. Enjoy common dining & sitting room, plus a bar serving light bites. See More
The Inn at Southwest Southwest Harbor 7 rooms from £123Groups - Pemaquid Point Suite includes two bedrooms and a shared living room; perfect for friends looking to spend time togetherLocal exploring - Located within Southwest Harbor, walking distance from restaurants, harbour and marina and driving distance to AcadiaGreat walks - It's not far to drive to Acadia National Park for hiking and cycling with splendid mountain and sea viewsCooking classes - The inn offers fully customizable private cooking classes in the property's kitchen
Elegant Victorian mansion on leafy Main Street, just minutes from the water. Expect antiques, period colour palette, original architectural features, sea views and love seats. Enjoy downtime in the fireside lounge, lush gardens or wrap-around deck. Laid-back stately home perfect for relaxing break. See More
Ivy Manor Inn Bar Harbor 18 rooms from £124Local exploring - Bar Harbour's lovely Village Green is across the street, meaning walking access to restaurants, shops, museums and galleriesActive Holiday - Spend days exploring the stunning coastal scenery of Arcadia National Park with its beaches, lakes, mountains and wildlifeSights nearby - Visit other towns along the coast such as Bass Harbour and Frenchman BayGreat walks - Access to the mile-long scenic shore path is just one street away
Historic inn situated in the very heart of Bar Harbour, minutes from the sea. Converted from a 1939 English Tudor-style home, a homely feel remains in the 18 cosy period-style rooms, all decorated with antiques. Brilliant location for those on foot; there's a nearby bus to Acadia National Park. See More
Squire Tarbox Inn Wiscasset, Maine 11 rooms from £124Beach Life - Visit Popham Beach State Park, an iconic sandy beach in the Maine regionLocal exploring - Explore the local breweries, state parks and beachesGreat walks - The nearby Kennebec Estuary Preserve trails offers spectacular hikingKayaking - Rent kayaks and adventure around midcoast Maine by water
A recently renovated boutique inn originally built-in 1763 surrounded by pastoral farmland and heritage woods. Rooms are luxurious and contemporary with linen throws, cosy fireplaces and beautiful garden views. Gourmet farmhouse breakfasts are served. Country chic at its best. See More
Old Saco Inn Fryeburg, Maine 9 rooms from £124Active Holiday - With ample activities avalaible in every season - there is something for every adventure seekerBack to Nature - Feel at peace in surrounded by the lodge's tranquil woods and riverLocal exploringRestaurant - The Bistro @ Old Saco Inn is open for Dinner at 5pm on Thurs, Fri, and Saturday evenings for traditional pub fare
A peaceful riverside retreat, set in 65 acres of woodland. Spacious rooms and suites are traditional in style yet with a modern feel and boast large bathrooms with walk-in showers. Classic pub fare and traditional ales can be sampled in the bistro and pub. A charming hideaway with epic rural views. See More
Colony Hotel Kennebunkport 125 rooms from £129Restaurant - Two ocean view restaurants specialise in New England food with lobster available year round.Sights nearby - Visit nearby museums, theatres, lighthouses, the lobster tour, the trolley tour...Swimming Pool - Heated outdoor saltwater poolLocal markets - Weekly farmers' market
A picturesque family friendly hotel overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and Kennebunk River. Private beach, expansive lawns and gardens, large outdoor pool. Endless activities from surfing and kayaking to berry picking. Ideal for both a relaxing and active retreat in beautiful surroundings. See More
Kennebec Inn Bath, Maine 4 rooms from £129Active Holiday - Experience Freeport shopping, Rockland museums and Camden sailing via short trips through New England towns and seaside villagesLocal exploring - Located perfectly along Maine’s Mid-coast Route 1 corridor, Bath is the ideal location to explore all the Mid-coast regionGreat walks - Visit the coastal towns of Phippsburg and Georgetown to take in the pristine beaches or to hike to beautiful lighthousesFishing - Fish for striped bass and various types of trout common to the Kennebec
A charming coastal inn set in the heart of historic Kennebec. Rooms are elegant and spacious with a nautical theme, antique furnishings, four-poster beds and claw-foot tubs. Enjoy a delicious gourmet breakfast in the regal dining room. After a day of exploring, take a dip in the pool. A quaint stay. See More
The Nonantum Resort Kennebunkport (Maine) 109 rooms from £130Families - Kids will enjoy roaming the gardens, games and campfire sing-alongs. Parents can relax with on-site Kid's Club and babysittingBeach nearby - The resort offers rentals on all the beach equipment you will need for a day at Colony Beach, making packing light no problemActive Holiday - Find someone for everyone here: beach days, kayaking, paddle-boarding, sailing, walks, golf and exploring the beautiful areaWeddings - With a scenic water-front lawn, atmospheric fire-pits and plenty of room for marquees, this is ideal for a family wedding
Family resort located on the water in Kennebunk, Maine. A former captain's home, the property became a hotel in 1883. Spacious nautical-themed rooms are split between the 19th-century Carriage House and a newer block; many have river views. There are 3 restaurants, Kid's Club, pool and garden. See More
West Street Hotel Bar Harbor 85 rooms from £130Local exploring - Experience the best of both worlds: a chic town filled with restaurants & boutiques plus the wilderness of Arcadia National ParkRestaurant - Paddy's Pub & Restaurant - featuring Irish-American cuisine with a modern spinTennis - Play a match on one of the oceanfront courts at Bar Harbor ClubGreat walks - Acadia National Park has miles of well marked hiking trails
A luxury coastal hotel offering chic accommodation and on-point service. Spacious rooms have a subtle nautical theme and the best have superb sea views. A rooftop pool is a sleek adult-only space. Access the spa & tennis courts at Bar Harbor Club plus there is a lively pub & restaurant. Superb! See More
Colonial Inn Ogunquit 62 rooms from £132Beach Life - Just steps from the property, Ogunquit Beach is a stunning 3.5 mile wide sandy beach perfect for swimming, sunbathing and walksFamilies - Rooms in the Guest House work well for families with kitchenettes, living areas and sleeping options for up to five peopleLocal exploring - The ideal location in Ogunquit Village means that the downtown, beach and Perkin's Cove are all within walking distanceSights nearby - Explore Perkin's Cove, a charming part of town with bobbing boats, lobster shacks and small shops that's close enough to walk to
Victorian-era inn close to the beach. Rooms are spread over four buildings offering configurations for families, groups and couples. Colourful contemporary decor feels fresh and relaxed. Enjoy a heated pool, hot tub, large lounge, bar and wrap-around porch. Perfect base for beach days or exploring. See More
Berry Manor Inn Rockland 12 rooms from £132Local exploring - Maine offers the visitor so much; outdoor activities, museums & art galleries, restaurants, historic sites & stunning landscapesFoodies - Rockland has one of the highest ratios of restaurant seats per capita in the US. Come here for fresh lobster & delicious seafoodHoneymoons - Reasonably priced yet offering a super romantic yet authentic once-in-a-lifetime experienceSights nearby - There are 12 historic iconic Maine lighthouses to visit in the surrounding Midcoast area
Absolutely gorgeous owner-run B&B situated within a Victorian mansion. Live-out period-drama fantasies with roaring fireplaces, sloping roofs, opulent four-poster beds & floral wallpaper, while enjoying flat-screen TVs and modern bathrooms. A real-life luxurious doll's house bursting with charm. See More
York Harbor Inn York, Maine 62 rooms from £133Back to Nature - This is a classic New England seaside vacation spot; sail, walk to lighthouses, enjoy beach days, whale watching & fishingLocal exploring - Spend days exploring this well-preserved harbor town with its historic buildings, boutiques, lighthouses & restaurantsRestaurant - The historic 1637 dining-room restaurant has ocean views. The more casual Tavern Bar and Tap Room is set around an open fireFishing - Keen anglers will love salt water fly fishing for Striped Bass, Bluefish, Mackerel and 'Schoolie' Bluefin Tuna
Traditional New England inn with central harbour location. Spread over six lodges, rooms range from comfortable to luxurious and classic to cosy-contemporary; many boast ocean-facing balconies, fire-places and spa baths. Enjoy two atmospheric restaurants, pub and gardens. Fab for exploring. See More
Portland Harbor Hotel Portland, Maine 95 rooms from £133City Style - Stylish, contemporary & in the heart of the action; a great base to experience 21st century Portland yet learn about its historyLocal exploring - Walk out the door and explore the harbour, waterfront restaurants, art galleries, museums, theatres and boutiquesRomantic Break - Honeymoon Suites boast fireplaces, statement bathrooms with indulging tubs and beautiful viewsSights nearby - Maine's rich history means there are colonial homes, military forts and sites related to 400 years of maritime history to visit
A lively boutique hotel located in bustling Old Port district. Newly-renovated and well-appointed rooms are both cosy and contemporary; think fresh nautical colour palette, comfy furniture, homely decor and sea views. Enjoy the seafood restaurant, guest pantries, gym and access to the waterfront. See More
Hawthorn Inn Camden 10 rooms from £135Active Holiday - Maine suits outdoor lovers. Make time for kayaking, hiking, skiing, schooner sail, boat tours, swimming and mountain bikingLocal exploring - Spend lazy days exploring beaches and scenic harbours, searching for the best lobster lunch and browsing local boutiquesSailing - There's nothing like spending the day on a Schooner to make the most of the Maine coastline landscapeKayaking - Rent a sea kayak or stand-up paddle board for the day
Stay in fairy-tale turret rooms overlooking leafy gardens at this homely owner-run B&B. Channel period drama style with the impeccable Queen-Anne style facade, covered porch, gilded gold ornaments, sloping roofs and pretty paisely prints. Laid-back luxury for a relaxing long weekend at the coast. See More
Pomegranate Inn Portland, Maine (Portland) 8 rooms from £135Romantic Break - This luxurious and unique boutique offers guests a chance to relax, unwind and feel pampered in a spectacular settingFishing - Become a fisherman for the day and head out with Lucky Catch Cruises to catch your own lobsterOpulentHouse party feel - Be prepared to meet people.Recommended by - Tablet, Great Small Hotels
A warm and welcoming, albeit slightly whacky, boutique B&B in Portland. The interiors are a treasure trove of local artworks, murals and antique pieces that tie together beautifully to create a vibrant and lively environment. The breakfast is exceptional and the staff are knowledgable and helpful. See More
Whitehall Camden 36 rooms from £136Romantic Break - With exceptional food, interior design, wrap around porches, and indulgent touches of luxury it's an ideal romantic escapeLocal exploring - A charming centrally located base from which to explore the town- from schooners to chowder houses and Mount BattieFishing - The remarkable mile long Rockland Breakwater pier offers excellent saltwater fishingGreat walks - Wander up to Mount Battie and make the most of its stunning hiking trailsRecommended by - Tablet
A chic historic mansion in the picturesque town of Camden. A recent renovation has breathed new life into this New England treasure, think bold colours, funky light fixtures and original artworks. There is an excellent bar, wrap around porches and outdoor fireplaces for guests to enjoy. See More
Linekin Bay Resort Boothbay Harbor 72 rooms from £137Back to Nature - Surrounded by forest, garden & uplifting ocean views, the resort feels like a welcome retreat from the stresses of modern lifeWeddings - A great location for a laid-back outdoor wedding. The sprawling grounds, sea views and relaxed vibe make for a great comboFamilies - Multi-generational families will love the individual cabins, relaxed feel and opporunity to spend quality time togetherSights nearby - There are great day trips in the area like Boothbay Railway Village, Botanical Gardens, Maine State Aquarium & Mohegan Island
Relaxed and picturesque New England water-front resort comprising light-filled nautical rooms in classic Maine lodges & rustic multi-bedroom cabins scattered over 20 acres of grounds. Endless land and water activities, sea views, Kid's Club & ocean-facing restaurant. Wholesome family-friendly fun. See More
Balance Rock Inn Bar Harbor 27 rooms from £137Back to Nature - Overlooking Frenchman Bay and offering easy access to Acadia National Park - ideal for a break in natureRomantic Break - With in-room fireplaces and jetted tubs this is a perfect hideaway for couplesGreat walks - Take strolls along the historic Shore Path and spot turn of the century cottagesRestaurant - The Veranda serves New American cuisine with strong Nordic influences
A historic inn boasting an enviable coastal location in Bar Harbor. Elegant rooms are traditionally dressed with rich hues, antiques, and original fireplaces. Whirlpool tubs are a nice added touch. 'New American' cuisine with a Nordic twist is served in the restaurant. A grown-up and romantic stay. See More
The Francis Portland, Maine 15 rooms from £138Artworks - Located in the Art's District, the property's art gallery features rotating exhibitions of contemporary work by Maine artistsFoodies - The Art's District location means that restaurants, bars, delis, cafes, food trucks, breweries & seafood joints are walkableLocal exploring - Use as a base to enjoy typical Maine days; lobster rolls, sailing, galleries, lighthouses, cycling and beachesGreat walks - Hike across 9,000 acres at Cape Elizabeth Land Trust, with a variety of different trails and landscapes
Stylish contemporary rooms in a centrally-located red-brick Victorian mansion. Minimalist decor and chic furnishings complement the building's original architectural features; wood floors, moulding, gabled ceilings and double-height windows. Enjoy the modern art, front parlour and spa treatments. See More
Grand Hotel Kennebunkport 19 rooms from £140Active Holiday - Kennebunkport is all about the ocean - choose to cruise along the coast by bike, sail, or whale watch - the choices are endlessLocal exploring - just steps from bustling downtown Kennebunkport, find restaurants, galleries and boutiques all within walking distanceMinimum Stay - During peak season there is a 2 or 3 night minimum stayKayaking - Kayak rentals at Kennebunkport Marina (seasonal)
An elegant boutique well-positioned to stroll into downtown Kennebunkport. Bright rooms and suites feature french doors, cream hues, ikat fabrics, and plush Matouk linens. Expect friendly service, New England architecture, and an on-site art gallery. A smart base to explore the coastal town from. See More
The Inn at English Meadows Kennebunkport (Maine) 11 rooms from £140Sights nearby - Within walking distance of Kennebunkport Village with its many historic propertiesBirdwatching - Rachel Carson National Wildlife RefugeLocal markets - Dock SquareGreat walks - Good for walkers.
Luxury bed and breakfast in a fine New England house. Bedrooms are immaculately decorated in a contemporary style with large beds and fine linens. The Inn feels homely and intimate and is just a short walk to the Dock Square, Kennebunkport - which has a number of restaurants and small shops. See More
Captain Swift Inn Camden 9 rooms from £142Local exploring - Explore coastal Maine's scenic harbours, shops, restaurants and lighthouses. The team can assist with tours and euipment hireSights nearby - A ferry will take you to nearby Mid Coast Islands for days exploring beaches, restaurants and shops by bikeKayaking - Kayak, canoe, swim or simply admire the views at stunning Lake MegunticookSailing - Can be booked nearby.
Recently refurbished inn set in a traditional shuttered shingle building. Decor is contemporary and considered; think neat colour combos, matching sofa suites and modern spa-showers. Relax next to roaring fireplaces in several cosy living rooms. A stylish and elegant option close to the harbour. See More
Spouter Inn Lincolnville 8 rooms from £144Active Holiday - Enjoy outdoor activities year round at nearby Ragged Mountain/Camden SnowBowl including hiking, sailing, and climbingLocal exploring - Take the Ferry to Islesboro from Lincolnville Beach and explore the island by car or by bikeSailing - Head out onto the water for a lighthouse, fishing or lobster tour or simply cruise scenic Penobscot BayLocal markets - Go apple-picking or head to one of the area's many Farmer's Markets for fresh, local food
An 1832 coastal inn set in the quaint village of Lincolnville opposite the beach. Rooms are nautically themed with maps hanging on the walls, blue & white striped linens and jetted tubs. Enjoy homemade breakfasts and spending time on the porch soaking in the views. A charming beach stay. See More
Newcastle Inn Newcastle, Maine 14 rooms from £144Foodies - The area is renowned for oyster farming; some of America's best are said to originate from here. Taste your way around the coastLocal exploring - The Damariscotta region spoils you with endless coastline, historic towns and lighthouses, galleries, museums and gardensCountry Escape - The lovely wooded plot is just steps from the water and offers views over the area's stunning natural scenerySights nearby - Historic Damariscotta is less than a mile away; explore its restaurants, shops, art galleries and theatre
Welcoming country inn located on the Damariscotta River minutes from town. Pretty rooms each have their own style but all feature quality decor and homely furnishings; some have fires, tubs and river views. Relaxation spaces include lounges, screened porch and a sun deck. Great for couples. See More
Wolf Cove Inn Poland Spring, Maine 11 rooms from £148Romantic Break - Romantic lake-side lodge perfect for special weekends away a deux. Make sure to grab a drink in time for the sunsetBack to Nature - Come here to experience the famous New England fall foliage; surrounded by forests, you won't be disappointedTotal relaxation - Read a book in front of a roaring fire or on the outdoor porch before a leisurely soak in the tubWeddings - A special setting for an picture-perfect intimate fall wedding
Rural lakeside inn. Gorgeous rooms in the Main House and luxury cabin channel soft classical decor; expect muted colours, fireplaces, spa baths with lake views, cosy armchairs and warm throws. Enjoy a private dock, sloping shore-front gardens and complimentary canoes. Stay with someone special. See More
Hartwell House Inn Ogunquit 16 rooms from £148Local exploring - A scenic stroll delivers you to the vibrant activity and buzz of downtown Ogunquit with its restaurants, shops and galleriesRomantic Break - Couples can enjoy personal tailored packages including chocolates, flowers and champagneSights nearby - The inn is just a street away from the boutique shops and landmark restaurants of Perkins CoveGreat walks - The Inn is just one street away from the breathtaking Marginal Way cliff-walk
A 16 room inn, spread out across two houses, in the heart of Perkins Cove. Rooms are elegant and romantic with four-poster beds, plush linens, antique furnishings, fireplaces and two-person jetted tubs. For breakfast expect incredible baked goods. Walking distance to all the sites of Ogunquit. See More
The Acadia Hotel Bar Harbor 27 rooms from £148Local exploring - The central locations means Bar Harbor's many restaurants, galleries, shops and main waterfront are all on the doorstepBack to Nature - Cycle along car-free roads, swim in protected coves, hike along mountain trails and kayak in scenic baysSights nearby - Explore the island and drive out to Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse — one of the most photographed lighthouses in the countryViews - Great views from hotel
A historic boutique hotel located in downtown Bar Harbor, formerly a ship captain's house built in 1880. A wide selection of contemporary-style rooms and suites feel fresh and are decorated with nautical touches; they are split between the Main House & Boat House. There's a hot tub and indoor golf. See More
Camden Harbor Inn Camden 20 rooms from £169Views - Anchored on a promontory, from its porch and through its windows, the accommodation offers a panoramic view of Penobscot BayBoutique - The owners have adapted this beautiful old house to its new use as a very modern boutique-style bed and breakfastSights nearby - The striking Camden Amphitheatre is just 800m awaySpa - Small in-house spa with lifestyle coach
A renovated 19th century mansion with elegant modern design and beautiful views across the harbour. Rooms are luxurious in every way with sink-into beds and indulgent bathrooms. With an award-winning restaurant and small spa, it is a sophisticated base from which to explore the region. See More
1774 Inn Phippsburg, Maine 8 rooms from £152Local exploring - Discover this hidden corner of Midcoast Maine. This is a great base for a plethora of activitiesTotal relaxation - Catch a glimpse of seals playing on the island while chilling out in an Adirondack chairRestaurant - The restaurant's motto is farmed, foraged, fished — specialising in farm-to-table fareSights nearby - Take a famed Lighthouse tour around Maine's most iconic lighthouses
A historic restored waterfront inn, set in rural Midcoast Maine. Spacious and elegant rooms with antique furnishings, four-poster beds and fireplaces. Take a seat at the antique farm table for a delicious breakfast from the kitchen garden. Come for the waterfront views and complete relaxation. See More
16 Bay View Camden 21 rooms from £152Families - The stylish three-bedroom multi-floor Loft Suite offers full kitchen, living and dining room & sea views. Perfect for long staysRoof terrace - The stunning panoramic terrace boasts an impressive view from every seat. Enjoy buzzing atmosphere and fireside drinks & snacksRomantic Break - The Camden Harbor Suite was designed for romance with dual-aspect views over the water, massage tub and double-sided fireplaceLocal exploring - Located in the heart of Camden, just steps from the waterfront and harbour and surrounded by galleries, shops and restaurants
Habour-facing luxury boutique hotel with elegant and opulent rooms, panoramic rooftop bar, restaurant and sea views. 100-year old brick building features classic contemporary decor; think cosy linens and sleek marble bathrooms. Perfect to celebrate special occasions, everything has the wow factor. See More
Newagen Seaside Inn Southport, Maine (Southport) 35 rooms from £155Back to Nature - Explore 20 acres of wooded oceanfront with the hotel bikes, or visit the family-friendly network of Nature TrailsRestaurant - Menus feature locally sourced meats, freshly caught Maine lobster and seafood, and farm stand produce.Views - The inn features breathtaking panoramic ocean viewsSecluded setting - For escaping.
A charming, idyllic inn, located just steps from the beach. Hiking, biking, rowing, swimming, fishing, bowling - the activities are endless. Rooms decorated in pastel shades have a nautical vibe, private terraces, and beautiful ocean views. Perfect for both an active and relaxing sea-side vacation. See More
The Lodge on the Cove Kennebunkport 30 rooms from £158Families - From a retro games room to s’mores around the campfire and then, of course, the pool - this is a very family friendly stayGroups - Rooms sleep up to five making this a great choice for small groups/familiesRestaurant - The all-American restaurant offers adult and children menusSwimming Pool - The gated outdoor pool is designed to be safe for kids
A family-friendly hotel occupying a peaceful location in Kennebunkport. The four lodges channel a subtle retro-chic vibe set in airy spaces with plenty of light. Room sizes vary to accommodate families. Expect activities galore from evening bonfires to board games, movie nights, and kids' crafts. See More
The Trellis House Ogunquit 8 rooms from £158Local exploring - Discover the quiant fishing village with its antique shops, galleries and theatreBeach Life - Explore the fine stretches of pristine white beaches and rugged cliffsNo restaurant - A gourmet breakfast is providedViews - Choose between gorgeous water and beach views
A charming coastal inn set in the quaint seaside town of Ogunquit. Featuring eight elegant rooms & suites with vibrant colour schemes, private balconies, stunning water and ocean vistas and cosy fireplaces. Enjoy a delicious gourmet breakfast made with local ingredients. Intimate luxury. See More
121 Middle Portland, Maine 11 rooms from £158Active Holiday - Casco Bay Islands offer a slew of outdoor activities, from hiking and biking to tennis, kayaking, fishing, boating and golfingLocal exploring - Old Port is lined with boutiques and art galleries, 19th-century brick buildings and the city's best restaurants and barsGreat walks - Fort Williams Park is an expanse of 90 acres filled with coastal hiking paths, picnic areas, gardens and a beachLocal markets - Fresh, locally sourced ingredients are mere blocks away at local family owned markets
A small hotel set across two floors of a Nationally Registered Historic Building. Luxurious, spacious and contemporary apartments have high-tech amenities like touchscreens, stainless steel appliances in fully equipped kitchens, and luxurious showers. A sleek choice for independent travellers. See More
Harbor Cottage Inn Southwest Harbor 11 rooms from £158Local exploring - Well-located to explore Southwest Habor and Arcadia National Park, plus well-designed for lazy days of sea-view relaxationFamilies - The Southwester is a stand-alone three-bedroom cottage next to the inn with children's room, front deck and full kitchenRomantic Break - The Carriage House is a snug little country-style cottage with fireplace and kitchenette perfect for privacyBirdwatching - The Acadia region offers some of the best birding in Maine. Go out birding with a guide or enjoy the Acadia Birding Festival
Elegant B&B located in Victorian-era hotel with private gardens and sea views. Pretty rooms decorated with pastel colours, patterned wallpapers and floral quilts feel homely and cosy; some have whirlpool tubs and private decks. Relax on the peaceful porch, double-height lounge and landscaped lawn. See More
Blind Tiger Portland, Maine 9 rooms from £161Local exploring - Portland is a small city that has so much to offer; go sailing, climb a lighthouse, visit museums or tour the historic downtownSights nearby - A short drive will take you to Portland Downtown Historic District. Victoria Mansion is a mustGreat walks - Sample one of the area's many foodie tours - and try as much lobster as possibleSailing - Go on a sailing adventure down the Maine coast on a schooner
Beautifully resorted 19th-century guesthouse walking distance from the sea. Interiors are divine; roaring fireplaces, wooden ceilings and period features blend seamlessly with minimalist four-poster beds, bold colour walls, unique antique furniture & modernist artwork. Stylish, sophisticated & sexy. See More
Tides Beach Club Kennebunkport 21 rooms from £163Back to Nature - Explore salt marshes and esturies on the Nature Walks - home to coastal birds, crabs, and other marine lifeSights nearby - Dock square is just a fifteen minute drive away, full of art galleries and world class diningKayaking - $25.00 per person, per hour (the same for paddleboarding)Restrictions on children - Adults only propertyRecommended by - Tablet
A luxurious boutique hotel. Ideal for seaside relaxation in style. Stellar ocean views onto Goose Rock Beach, and a vibrant bar & dining. Smart, charming rooms with plush furniture and marble bathrooms. Stargazing, bonfires, kayaking, cycling, paddle-boarding. An idyllic beach resort. See More
Bar Harbor Inn & Spa Bar Harbor (Maine) 153 rooms from £163Luxury - The Main Inn features rooms with elegant, plush furnishings — expect a range of four poster beds, fireplaces and beautiful decorFoodies - Fine dining with nightly entertainment, cocktails and crabcakes, fresh seafood and complimentary breakfast - it has it allCharming - The Newport Building offers simple, classic rooms, with white wood panelling, modern bathrooms and lovely garden viewsSeaside - The Oceanfront Lodge enjoys panaromic views of the Bay, comfortable rooms with blue tones and dark wooden furniture
A collection of three guest buildings each offering something different; from luxurious suites, to light, airy rooms with exceptional views, all done with classic style. There are four dining options, a tranquil spa and beautiful gardens overlooking Frenchman Bay. Ideal for relaxation or exploring. See More
Higgins Beach Inn Portland, Maine (Higgins Beach) 23 rooms from £164Active Holiday - Lots of fun to be had with snorkeling, diving, canoeing and windsurfing all available a short walk away from the hotelBeach Life - A few hundred metres from the white sandy shore, this hotel is perfect for anyone seeking a weekend away on the beachGreat walks - A short drive from the Libby River Farm Trailhead and the Pleasant Hill Preserve, for great walks through the local countrysideSeaside - A few minutes walk from the beachfront in the coastal village of HigginsRecommended by - Tablet
A charming and warm establishment just outside Portland and a stone's throw away from the beachfront. Higgins Beach Inn is a relaxing, family-friendly choice. Rooms are bright and airy with a distinctly nautical feel and there's a restaurant specialising in seafood. A quaint coastal stay. See More
The Bradley Inn New Harbor, Maine 16 rooms from £166Local exploring - Spend days exploring everything the peninsula has to offer before returning to cosy rooms, warm fireplaces & deliciously diningTotal relaxation - Should you wish to do very little this is the place; book in a spa day, take coastal walks or spend the afternoon by the fireSights nearby - Walk to historic Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and make sure to visit Maine Botanical Gardens and Fort William HenrySailing - Sail your own boat, or even fly your own plane into Pemaquid Peninsula
Homely warmth and country glamour collide at this family-run inn. Delivering New England staples, count on sea views and cosy interiors with nautical touches. Rooms blend floral wallpaper, tasteful wooden furniture, roaring fires & plenty of chintz. The tavern serves farm-to-fork local produce. See More
Viewpoint Hotel York, Maine 9 rooms from £168Eco break - There are many green practices in place including no single-use plastic, water-saving measures, extensive recycling & compostingTotal relaxation - Designed for stress-free holidays; there's everything you want on-site plus ocean and lighthouse vistas everywhere you lookGroups - There's a stand-alone three-bedroom 'Nubble' cottage which is perfect for groups with full kitchen and living areaSelf catering to rent - Suites have either kitchenettes or fully-equipped kitchens, plus dining areas
Intimate ocean-facing property with multi-bedroom suites. Contemporary in style, with plenty of glass to maximise views, fresh modern rooms still feel cosy, especially those with fireplaces. Enjoy the outdoor pool and water-front garden with beach club nearby. Seaside hangout for friends or couples. See More
Norumbega Inn Camden 11 rooms from £169Rooms with balcony/terrace - Situated on the top floor, the Penthouse Suite's private balcony offers panoramic bay views. Most rooms feature shared balconiesCountry Escape - Indulge in fantasies of Lord and Lady of the Manor surrounded by endless wooded grounds and walking distance to the seaHistoric - Known affectionately by locals as 'the castle', the property was built in 1886 by the inventor of the duplex telegraphHideaway - The Sandringham turret room feels like you're staying in your own fairytale castle, far away from the real world
Simply idyllic 19th-century castle surrounded by vast grounds walking distance from town. A range of dreamy rooms and suites feature bay views, period decor and spoiling creature comforts. Make yourself at home in cosy fireside lounges and dine like royalty courtesy of the on-site professional chef. See More
Holbrook House Bar Harbor 13 rooms from £169Groups - Lupine Cottage offers the perfect option for a girls' weekend or group of friends with two bedrooms, sitting room and patioRomantic Break - Many rooms feature fireplaces and cosy seating areas perfect for snuggling up after a day outdoorsGreat walks - Acadia National Park is the Mt Desert Island's main draw, offering coastal paths with stunning ocean and mountain viewsSailing - There are great options for activities on the water; head out sailing, sea-kayaking or on a wildlife cruise
Classic owner-run B&B with rooms, suites and cottages walking distance from town. Decor varies between contemporary colours and furnishings to historic styles with antique pieces and vintage touches. Enjoy the outdoor porch, garden, library and fireside lounge. Modern comforts in traditional style. See More
Grand Harbor Inn Camden 10 rooms from £169Local exploring - A base for leisurely exploring of the area; museums, sailing, lighthouses and galleries await... if you can bear to leaveRomantic Break - Stunning harbour views, breakfast in bed, in-room massages, fireplaces & hot tubs make for a romantic relaxing weekendViews - The location couldn't be better; in the heart of Camden but also directly on the water of this pretty harbour-townSailing - Take a private charter or race around the harbor on Anjacaa, a 54-foot sloop designed to get into Maine harbours at any tide
Romantic and intimate water-front inn. Traditional & elegant rooms blend old-world Tuscan-inspired interiors with top-of-the-range technology, spoiling creature comforts and fireplaces. Enjoy historic harbour views from private balconies & in-room dining. Perfect for a special weekend away for two. See More
Acadia Bay Inn Sullivan, Maine 7 rooms from £169Local exploring - Discover the incredible coastal scenery that DownEast Maine has to offerRestrictions on children - The inn is unsuitable for children under 17No restaurant - Breakfast is providedGreat walks - Acadia National Park has over 120 miles of trails to explore
A charming 1880's oceanfront inn, right in the heart of Acadia Bay. Rooms are spacious and stylish with antique furnishings, cosy sitting areas and large outdoor balconies showcasing the most spectacular sea views. Enjoy a delicious gourmet breakfast. Plus, guests have access to a private beach. See More
Inn by the Sea Portland, Maine (Cape Elizabeth) 61 rooms from £171Restaurant - Spectacular views and menus featuring locally sourced produce with an emphasis on the catch of the daySights nearby - Crescent Beach State Park, Two Lights State Park, Cape Elizabeth Light...Secluded setting - For escaping.Seaside - Ideal for a seaside holiday.Recommended by - Tablet
A luxurious oceanfront hotel. Modern, warm, and inviting. Breathtaking ocean views from rooms, which feature a smart, contemporary design. Activities include nightly fire pits, beachfront sunsets, early morning yoga and garden tours. Ideal for a stunning and elegant sea-side retreat. See More
Waldo Emerson Inn Kennebunkport (Maine) 6 rooms from £171Minimum Stay - 2 night min during peak season and 3 night min during major holidaysGreat walks - There are lots of great trails in the surrounding countrysideSights nearby - 5 mins drive from downtown KennebunkportRestrictions on children - No children under 12 allowed
An historic inn, ideally located for outdoors types or beach lovers. Interiors are traditional with many original features including polished pine floors, hand-painted wedgewood tiles and exposed beams. Gourmet breakfasts come as standard. A cosy, atmospheric property that oozes period charm. See More
1802 House Kennebunkport 6 rooms from £171Beach Life - Goose Rocks Beach and the Kennebunk Beaches are the closest to the inn. The inn offers chairs and towels for guestsLocal exploring - With beaches, kayaking, stunning autumn colours and incredible food options, the inn is the perfect baseSailing - Schooner Eleanor offers two-hour sailing trips aboard a traditional 55-foot, gaff-rigged schoonerKayaking - Kayak on Grist Mill Pond, the Kennebunk River, Mousam River and Cape Porpoise
A charming, colonial inn, in the heart of the southern coastal town, Kennebunkport. Rooms are elegant and spacious with four-poster mahogany beds, antique furniture, fireplaces and whirlpool baths. three-course breakfasts are made with local and organic ingredients. A cosy stay. See More
Victorian Inn by the Sea Lincolnville 7 rooms from £175Hideaway - Book into the Coastal Cottage Apartment - a fully-equipped unit with private entrance - and enjoy views, grounds and tranquilityTotal relaxation - The stuff of holiday dreams; ocean views, wholesome outdoor activities, fresh seafood, sea air and homely fireside roomsFamilies - The Sawyer Suite offers a loft, accessed by ship ladder, with two additional twin beds, making it perfect for familiesWellbeing - Schedule a consultation in Energy Psychology, Astrological Psychology, Psychosynthesis or Bach Flower Therapy
Idyllic Victorian inn with a peaceful rural setting and fantastic ocean views. Well-appointed rooms decorated in cosy period style with contemporary comforts benefit from sea breezes in summer and fires in winter. It's hard to drag yourself away from the vast rolling grounds and sea-facing veranda. See More
Brewster House Maine 7 rooms from £178Active Holiday - There's so much on offer in the area; fly fish, kayak, cross-country ski, snowshoe, practice archery or clay target shootingLocal exploring - Explore Maine's picturesque lighthouses, lobster shacks, ports, museums, boutiques and shopping outletsGreat walks - Potter along the cobble-stone streets of the Old Port, with its restaurants, boutiques and historical buildingsSights nearby - Visit Victoria Mansion, an 1860 Italian-style villa and National Historic Landmark
Blue-clapboard Victorian family-run inn. Homely rooms with happily mismatched furniture have period-style features; bay windows, wooden shutters & high ceilings. Newer touches include soft carpets, gas fires & flatscreens. Sit out on Adirondack chairs on the porch. A comfortable base for exploring. See More
Cape Arundel Inn & Resort Kennebunkport 30 rooms from £179Romantic Break - This adult only stay is ideally suited to couples. Imagine: evening fireside cocktails, beach walks, and fine diningFoodies - Fine New England dining with spectacular coastal views at Ocean Restaurant - worthy of a visit aloneSwimming Pool - Heated outdoor poolRestaurant - Ocean Restaurant
A traditional New England inn occupying an enviable spot overlooking Walker's Point. Elegant rooms feature wooden fans, antiques, and the best have fireplaces and balconies. The large coastal garden has a pool while Ocean Restaurant is a NE delight. Adult-only, this is a romantic escape. See More
Atlantean Cottage Bar Harbor 8 rooms from £179Back to Nature - Spend days outside exploring nearby Acadia National Park, as well as the island's mountains, beaches, harbor towns and beachesRomantic Break - Rooms and suites feel grown-up, sexy and romantic with indulgent bath robes, crackling fireplaces and whirpool bathsGreat walks - It's a short walk to the Bar Harbor Shore Path, with lovely sea viewsKayaking - Go kayaking in scenic Frenchman Bay
Built by a famous Bar Harbor architect as his home in 1903, this charming Tudor Revival adult-only B&B is located on one of the village's prettiest streets. With 8 beautiful rooms, interiors are contemporary chic with bold colours & antique touches. Relax in the fireside parlour, garden or porch. See More
The Brunswick Inn Brunswick, Maine 16 rooms from £179Local exploring - The inn is perfectly located for exploring the galleries, museums and theatres of BrunswickSights nearby - Bowdoin College, Maine’s oldest private college is 200 yards from the InnGreat walks - Bradbury Mountain is great for hiking and bikingKayaking - Available locally.
An elegant inn, set in the heart of downtown Brunswick. Charming Federal-style architecture with spacious, bright and comfortable rooms. Expect cosy antique fireplaces and large bathrooms with stand-alone tubs. Sip on local brews on the front porch and watch life pass by on the Mall. See More
The Belmont Inn Camden 6 rooms from £180Beach Life - Maine offers 5,000 miles of stunning coastline with historic lighthouses, picturesque bays, remote islands and harbour townsLocal exploring - It's a five minute walk to Camden's shops and restaurants, while national parks, beaches and sites are all a drive awayTotal relaxation - While away quiet summer afternoons enjoying the perennial gardens and wrap-around porchGreat walks - The area offers scenic hiking; head to Camden Hills State Park or for a day trip venture out to Acadia National Park
Elegant and intimate owner-run B&B walking distance to the harbour. Historic Queen Anne-revival building boasts traditional shingle facade, wrap-around porch, country gardens and cosy lounge. Each unique room has its own charm and style; some have four-poster beds and wood-burning fireplaces. See More
Chebeague Island Inn Chebeague Island, Maine 21 rooms from £182Foodies - Foodies will love the focus on local ingredients & community ties, on-site chef's garden and the young, humble & impressive chefCountry Escape - Channel old-world seaside holidays filled with fresh air & wholesome activities, complimented by contemporary dining and styleActive Holiday - Weather-permitting you'll be outdoors for most of the day; golf, tennis, trails, farms, sailing & beaches are on the doorstepTotal relaxation - Spend days looking out to sea from the covered porch, reading books on lawn Adirondack chairs & exploring the pretty gardens
Elegant coastal inn with an award-winning restaurant. Whitewashed rooms with a fresh minimalist style feature modern art and upscale Italian linen. The dining room and fireside lounge are traditional New England. Set in expansive grounds with sea views. Relaxed, authentic & wonderfully understated. See More
Migis Lodge South Casco, Maine from £235Kids Club - Daily activities and kids mealsPrivate villas - Individual Log CabinsLakeside - Sebago LakeFamiliesRecommended by - Fodors
All inclusive luxury with thirty five private log cabins set in 125 acres of pine forest, overlooking Lake Sebago. Enjoy lobster dinners, daily BBQ lunchtime cookouts and smart evening drinks on the veranda. All activities, from water skiing to morning pilates are included. See More
The Inn at Sunrise Point Lincolnville 12 rooms from £183Sights nearby - Visit Marshall Point Lighthouse, The Owl’s Head Lighthouse and Pemaquid Point Lighthouse.Kayaking - Kayaking and canoeing on Penobscot Bay or nearby Megunticook Lake.Sailing - Sale the historic Windjammer Surprise and the Schooner OladFishing - The Inn will organise fishing in Lake Megunticook.
Hidden Pond Kennebunkport (Maine) 36 rooms from £193Great walks - Nature Walks on the Hidden Pond Nature Trail and guided hikes to Timber Point.Kayaking - Paddle boarding and kayaking on Goose Rocks Beach.Back to NatureOutstanding locationRecommended by - Tablet
Rural New England cottages in stunning forest land with kitchen, roaring fires, private balconies and outdoor rain showers. Rooms are modern and comfortable, quiet and intimate. Earth offers farm-to-fork outdoor dining. The Tree Spa has a range of treatments and back to nature activities for all. See More
Stage Neck Inn York, Maine 58 rooms from £195Families - The stand-alone Grand Seaside Cottage sleeps up to 16 over 3 floors and 7 bedrooms, plus kitchen, veranda and sea viewsBeach Life - Spend days enjoying the white-sand beach just steps from the property or the sea-facing outdoor pool and lawnsRestaurant - The inviting casual restaurant has fantastic sea views on two sides. Outdoor dining is available throughout the warmer monthsGreat walks - It's a short drive to Prescott Park, a 10-acre urban riverfront retreat with gardens or closer by there's the Cliff Walk
Inn-style resort with beach access located on its own peninsula. Airy rooms are spacious and cosy with clean lines, colourful touches and outdoor seating. Plus there's a pool, spa, gardens and two sea-view restaurants. Miles of sandy beaches close by. Perfect low-key beach holiday material. See More
Boothbay Harbor Oceanside Golf Resort Boothbay Harbor 75 rooms from £198Romantic Break - All rooms offer king beds and silky soft linens and the deck is a wonderful place to sit and sip on pre-dinner cocktailsGolf - The 18 hole golf course is a draw for many guests, they offer a range of packages to suit all needsActive Holiday - Whether it's golfing, kayaking, sailing or walking there are pleny of activities to keep you busyGreat walks - Visit Maine Beach or State Park for excellent walking, stunning views and plenty of picnic opportunities
A beautiful waterside resort in Maine's picturesque Boothbay Harbour. Comfortable, classic and chic- the rooms offer king size beds as standard and many have balconies overlooking the bay. The excellent restaurant offers indoor and pier-side dining and the craft cocktails are dangerously good. See More
The Primrose Bar Harbor 15 rooms from £202Back to Nature - Explore the wildlife, scenic trails, lakes, beaches, mountains and sea views the island has to offerLocal exploring - The centre of Bar Harbour is a 5 minute walk, and Acadia National Park is within walking distanceGreat walks - Take a stroll through the stunning Azalea Botanical GardenSeaside - Ideal for a seaside holiday.
Built in 1878 as a summer cottage by a Southern banker, this quaint boutique inn dates from the island's Gilded Age. Well-located to explore the area on foot, the property is surrounded by a garden and a sit-out porch. Recently refurbished rooms are surprisingly modern with fun nautical touches. See More
The Inn at Diamond Cove Portland, Maine 44 rooms from £202Back to Nature - Explore the nearby scenic trails along the island or admire the seaviewsSights nearby - McKinley museum located on the islandViews - Great views from hotelSeaside - Ideal for a seaside holiday.
In the heart of Casco Bay, this idyllic hotel offers a relaxing retreat with a smart outdoor pool and Cabana Bar. Beautiful sea views. Access to Pebble Beach and to miles of scenic trails. Full of historic character. Contemporary rooms with plush beds and flat-screen TVs. See More
250 Main Hotel Rockland 26 rooms from £204Local exploring - A convenient stop-off point on the way to Bar Harbor and Acadia and Midcoast Maine, there is lots to explore close to this hotelCity Style - With stylish and unique interior design and an unbeatable location overlooking the harbour, this hotel has lots of city charmRomantic Break - With warm and welcoming suites and a romantic sea view terrace, book this hotel for a charming couples' getawaySights nearby - Visit the Rockland Harbor Breakwater Light, a historic lighthouse complex at the end of the Rockland BreakwaterRecommended by - Tablet
This boutique bolt-hole overlooks the Rockland Harbour in Maine. The individually styled guestrooms are bright and airy, featuring a blend of reclaimed industrial décor and hand-selected artwork. The hotel's relaxed, deck-style terrace is the perfect place to unwind after exploring the city. See More
Blackpoint Inn Portland, Maine (Maine) 25 rooms from £267Kayaking - Kayaking Equipment AvailableBirdwatching - Prouts Neck Bird SanctuaryTennis - Tennis Court AccessSeaside - Ideal for a seaside holiday.Recommended by - Fodors
An unpretentious and relaxed seaside hotel with a country club feel. Uniquely surrounded by water on three sides, Blackpoint Inn boasts magnificent sea views. Sophisticated and tasteful bedrooms and a smart, fine dining restaurant serving locally sourced seafood. Quintessential New England charm. See More
Bass Cottage Inn Bar Harbor 11 rooms from £210Active Holiday - With Acadia National Park just a five minute drive from the property there are numerous outdoor pursuits to partake inLocal exploring - Set in a quiet spot yet it is a very short walk to shops, restaurants, galleries and waterfront activitiesGreat walks - Stroll along Bar Harbor Shore Path or try something a little more challenging in the national parkMinimum Stay - Two-night minimum stay
An elegant inn boasting a quiet location just minutes from the main attractions. Rooms are fresh and modern but the design is based on traditional style. Feast on gourmet breakfasts in the grand dining room before heading out to explore the town and nearby national park. A very comfy base. See More