The southernmost towns of Maine are deliciously cozy place to retreat for glorious beaches, classic family summer fun, good food or romance. The famous South Coast beaches, are a magnet for sunbathers, swimmers, and anyone who loves the beauty of sand and surf. Get out in the evening for dinner on the oceanfront, for the sunset or to see the stars light up the night before heading back to your beachfront suite.
The coastline is a place of ongoing maritime activity and history. Charter boats for sailing, sightseeing, or fishing can be found at marinas and harbors in Kittery and York Harbor, ME. The bounty of the sea can be found at harbor markets and restaurants everywhere nearby. Lighthouses dating to the early and mid-19th century dot the landscape, helping to mark the seasons and guide those traveling on the sea.
Lodging in the York Region area accommodates the needs & budgets of all types of visitors.
Local farmers, specialty food producers and crafters sell their fresh vegetables, fruits, baked goods, fish, meats, cheese, eggs, breads and handmade crafts. Summer Market: Saturdays from late May to early October, 9am - 1pm. Fall Market: Saturdays from mid-November to mid-December, 9am - 1pm.Read More
At Jonathan’s Ogunquit, you can look forward to a one-of-a-kind farm-to-table meal overlooking gorgeous gardens and a 600-gallon fish tank. Live entertainment has included July Collins, Arlo Guthrie, Tom Rush, Paula Poundstone and the topical Capitol Steps troupe. But, mainly, it’s about the food in this casual-fine dining restaurant.Read More
With 50 rides, water slides, pools, and games, Funtown is packed with fun. Zip on Excalibur wooden roller coaster or on Thunder Falls log flume. There are bumper boats and cars, Tilt-a-Whirl and Flying Trapeze. At Splashtown, race down Amphitrite’s Challenge, tube the Liquid Lightning or zip through the dark.Read More
Come to York’s Wild Kingdom for a day with the animals! Visit exotic animals and feed deer, goats, and ducks by hand. See butterflies and take a pony or camel ride. Take a spin on a carousel or play mini golf. Bring a picnic or feast from the snack bars.Read More