Visit Maine's warm cities, stunning coast for a memorable romantic getaway

With its craggy coastlines, mountains, and seaward vistas, Maine is a wonderful place for a romantic weekend getaway. Waterfront resorts, hotels, inns, and bed and breakfasts are abundant. Your romantic getaway can start on the South Coast, with sandy beaches, resorts, and carefree summer atmosphere. Luxury lodgings with spa services are wonderful to find and enjoy. The Midcoast region has beautiful, art-drenched towns like Camden and Rockport. Portland has a hip downtown where you can hear live music and other entertainment. Fresh-caught lobster is easy to find.
Portside Room - Nonantum Resort - Kennebunkport, ME
Nonantum Resort

95 Ocean Avenue Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-4050 Toll-Free: 800-552-5651

Romance is a specialty of coastal Maine and of this riverside resort

Waking to a charming view of the Kennebunk River, dining by the pool, sharing a cocktail under the stars: Romance is just in the air at The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport. Stay in the Carriage House Inn with its Victorian-era vibe or in the nautical-themed Portside Lodge, and you’ll feel you are really experiencing a Maine getaway. It’s a short walk down scenic Ocean Avenue to the fun shops, intriguing galleries and eclectic restaurants of Dock Square. Or, head in the other direction and enjoy together time at the beach. Spend your days kayaking, sailing, ziplining, museum-going or people-watching. Watch the sun set over a lighthouse and head to the pub for a cocktail or craft beer.
Main Inn Guest Room - Inn at Ocean's Edge - Lincolnville, ME
Inn at Ocean's Edge

24 Stonecoast Road Lincolnville, ME, 04849 Phone: 207-236-0945

Romance by the water: This inn offers the perfect couples getaway

Imagine strolling through quaint coastal towns, stopping into galleries and shops, dining by the water, then heading back to your gorgeous hotel on the shores of Penobscot Bay: the Inn at Ocean’s Edge. It’s the perfect spot for a romantic getaway, with oceanview accommodations featuring in-room gas fireplaces, two-person hot tubs, fluffy robes, private balconies and the most romantic of water views. Special packages include Relax and Rejuvenate (with couples massages), Sail and Dine (with a sunset sail aboard a schooner), Date Night Getaway (with prosecco and chocolate-covered strawberries), Wine Lover’s Tour (with a tour of the celebrated Cellardoor Winery) and a Celebration package perfect for anniversaries and honeymoons. The Poolhouse Spa offers a sauna, hot tub and heated outdoor infinity pool.
Romantic Deck  - Lord Camden Inn - Camden, ME
Lord Camden Inn

24 Main Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-4325 Toll-Free: 800-336-4325

Romantic boutique inn has the perfect package for couples seeking together time

Are you looking for a couples getaway in a charming seaside village? The Lord Camden Inn, in the heart of Camden Village, has a package for that. The boutique inn’s Romance Package includes, upon your arrival, a bottle of champagne, gourmet chocolates and a bouquet, as well as gift certificates for cocktails and dinner. Elegant suites include fireplaces and hot tubs as well as views of the harbor, Penobscot Bay or the Megunticook River. Arrange for a couples massage or go for a workout together in the fitness room. Stroll the shops, galleries and restaurants in the vibrant village or arrange for a schooner sail or kayak tour. Hikes in nearby Camden Hills State Park lead to incredible – and romantic – views of the bay.

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Wine by the Beach - Dunes on the Waterfront - Ogunquit, ME
Dunes on the Waterfront

518 Main Street Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-2612

Secluded resort provides a perfect getaway for couples and romance

The cottage suites at The Dunes on the Waterfront, 12 secluded acres just across a tidal river from Ogunquit Beach, have romance written all over them. These perfect white clapboard, green-shuttered getaways not only have fantastic views of the river and dunes, they also come with hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplaces and kitchens. Walk to village shops and restaurants, take a rowboat to the beach at high tide, stroll along a walking trail, relax in the resort’s heated outdoor pool, rent a canoe for two or just enjoy morning pastries and coffee on your private screened-in porch. A special two-night romance package includes roses, cake, sparkling cider, a breakfast in town and a delivered continental breakfast.
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Distinctive Inns of New England

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Time for a couples getaway? Experience the romance of coastal Maine at these charming inns

What better way to experience the romance of coastal Maine than by staying at an elegant inn with all the amenities. Both the Inn at English Meadows in Kennebunk and the Camden Maine Stay Inn offer romantic getaway packages that include flowers and chilled bubbly, and both offer charming rooms and suites, some with gas stoves or fireplaces and views of lush gardens or meadows. Both inns also feature gourmet breakfasts served on a patio or sunroom and are only short walks from picturesque harbor districts with engaging shops, galleries and restaurants. Arrange for a picnic basket at the Camden inn or an onsite couples massage at the Kennebunk inn. Both inns are close to schooner cruises, romantic shoreline walks and fabulous ocean sunsets.
Oecan View Sea Cliff House Old Orchard Beach, ME
Sea Cliff House

2 Sea Cliff Avenue Old Orchard Beach, ME, 04064 Phone: 207-934-4874 Toll-Free: 800-326-4589

Need a romantic getaway? Escape in style to a luxury suite at this oceanfront resort

Escape in style to Old Orchard Beach when you book one of the luxury suites at the Sea Cliff House. The suits have gas fireplaces, breathtaking ocean views and private balconies. Or, book a whirlpool room with an ocean view and whirlpool tub (one room is next to the sand dunes with stunning three-sided ocean views). The resort is right on a serene stretch of Old Orchard Beach, so you can sit side-by-side on the beach or stroll hand-in-hand down to the Pier, with its amusements and fine dining, or into quaint Ocean Park with its shops and trails through towering cathedral pines. In season, relax at the hotel in the outdoor pool and hot tub, with stunning sea views.
Champagne by the Fireplace - The Kennebunkport Inn - Kennebunkport, ME
Kennebunkport Inn

One Dock Square Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-2621 Toll-Free: 800-248-2621

Historic inn, vibrant seaside village make for a classic romantic getaway

An inn steeped in charm and history set in a classic New England seaside village: That’s the description of your perfect romantic getaway at the elegant Kennebunkport Inn. Relax in your luxurious suite, with a gas-burning fireplace and view of Dock Square or the Kennebunk River. (Make arrangements ahead of time for flowers, a bottle of wine or macaroons and chilled bubbly!) Share some delightful small plates at The Burleigh gastropub or stop by later for a creative craft cocktail. Spend your day shopping or gallery hopping in the village or out on the water on a whale watch, scenic cruise or lobster tour. Or just walk along a beach or bike the village’s shady streets. Sip wine on the patio to end your evening.
Mercantile Room Fireplace & Hottub - Captain Swift Inn - Camden, ME
Captain Swift Inn

72 Elm Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-230-4028

Seaside village bed-and-breakfast inn a special place for your romantic escape

Romance is in the sea breeze at the Captain Swift Inn, a AAA 4-Diamond bed and breakfast in the seaside village of Camden. Luxuriate in your completely renovated room or suite, with pillow-top mattress, plus robes, fresh flowers and chocolates. Start your day with coffee and sweet breads delivered to your room, then stroll down to the candlelit dining room for a three-course breakfast. Walk down to the harbor or grab a beach towel and chair and head to the beach. Come back to the inn for an in-room couples massage, then snuggle up to your room’s fireplace or join fellow guests in a fireplaced sitting room for a late-night brandy from the full-service bar.
Daytime View - Fisherman's Wharf Inn - Boothbay Harbor ME
Fisherman's Wharf Inn

22 Commercial Street Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538 Phone: Toll-Free: 800-628-6872

The perfect recipe for a romantic getaway is at this charming waterfront inn

Here’s a guaranteed recipe for a romantic getaway: a comfortable, spacious suite in a charming inn, a stunning location with jaw-dropping water views, impeccable service and nearby activities that are fun to do as a couple. That’s the recipe they’re following at the Fisherman’s Wharf Inn on Boothbay Harbor, where you’ll awake every morning to ocean breezes and picturesque harbor vistas. Spend your days together shopping and gallery-hopping in town, taking a cruise to romantic Monhegan Island, strolling through beautiful botanical garden, hiking scenic paths or kayaking along the shore. Back at the inn, dine on the restaurant deck on the freshest lobster or sip a specialty cocktail in the cozy tavern. Watch the sun set over the harbor from your room’s deck.

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The Lodge on the Cove Juniper Room Kennebunkport ME
The Lodge on the Cove

29 South Main Street Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-3993 Toll-Free: 800-879-5779

For couples, fun in the sun begins at this convenient, comfortable hotel

Fun in the Maine sun begins at The Lodge on the Cove, close to vibrant Kennebunkport’s shops, galleries, restaurants and attractions. Relax in your comfortable, thoughtfully designed room, take a dip in the heated pool followed by lunch at The Dory, the fun poolside restaurant and bar. It’s a leisurely stroll to lively Dock Square, where you can arrange a scenic coastal or sunset cruise. Head back to the hotel for cocktails at The Dory or s’mores by the nightly bonfire. Arrange ahead of time for macaroons and chilled bubbly to be waiting for you on arrival. Other activities: biking, discounted kayak rentals, and complimentary beach towels and chairs for your romantic trip to one of several lovely local beaches.

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Cozy Guestroom - Portland Harbor Hotel - Portland, ME
Portland Harbor Hotel

468 Fore Street Portland, ME, 04101 Phone: 207-775-9090

Romantic Portland, enchanting boutique hotel a perfect couples combination

Don’t you deserve a romantic escape this year? The Portland Harbor Hotel thinks so, too, which is why they are eager to welcome couples who want to relax in a luxurious room, dine in a romantic setting in the hotel’s restaurant and explore one of the country’s most charming cities. Get into a harbor state of mind as soon as you enter your room or suite, all of which have been newly renovated, with local art and photographs and a cozy, airy, nautical feel. Reserve a Whirlpool Spa Suite or a Honeymoon Suite with a fireplace. Walk down a spiral staircase and open the doors to the Old Port district, with a vibrant array of restaurants, galleries, boutiques and arts spaces. Please check our COVID policies and services page before booking your stay.
Camden Harbor Suite 500x250 - 16 Bay View - Camden, ME
16 Bay View Hotel Camden

16 Bay View Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-4325

Add sparkle to your romantic getaway by staying at this gem of a hotel

Looking to add some sparkle to your coastal Maine getaway? Book a spacious room or suite at 16 Bay View, a gem of a hotel steps from Camden Harbor. With private balconies, gas fireplaces, pillowtop mattresses and freestanding deep-soaking tubs, the accommodations at this boutique hotel are all about romance. Consider staying in the hotel’s harbor loft, with breathtaking views of the harbor and Camden Hills State Park. And ask about the Vintage Romance Package: You’ll be greeted with a bottle of champagne, chocolate truffles and fresh flowers on arrival, have continental breakfast delivered to your room and enjoy certificates for spirits and snacks in the Vintage Room lobby bar or breathtaking rooftop terrace and dinner at a nearby restaurant.

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Lighthouse Sebasco Harbor Resort Sebasco Estates Maine
Sebasco Harbor Resort

Mid-Coast Maine on Casco Bay Sebasco Estates, ME, 04565 Phone: 207-389-1161 Toll-Free: 866-389-2072

Just the two of you? This coastal resort has just the amenities, activities for you

Romance is in bloom at the Sebasco Harbor Resort, set on 450 acres of lush woodland overlooking Casco Bay. Or maybe it’s the roses surrounding the gazebo on the resort’s village green, or the heirloom gardens. Imaging strolling through the peaceful grounds. or taking a dip in the sun-warmed saltwater pool at the harbor’s edge, taking a sail along the coast or exploring local lighthouses, galleries and museums. Or perhaps you’d like to book a couple’s massage or facial, or just want to snuggle into a rocking chair on the porch of the main lodge. In your room, suite or cottage (some with balconies or decks or fireplaces), open those windows to allow for perfect ocean breezes.
Exterior Fall View - Bar Harbor Grand Hotel - Bar Harbor, ME
Bar Harbor Grand Hotel

269 Main Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-5226 Toll-Free: 888-766-2529

Romantic stroll, Acadia adventures, elegant hotel ensure a classic couples getaway

Watch the sun set (or rise) over the water on the inviting front porch of the elegant Bar Harbor Grand, where Maine’s history and natural beauty can be appreciated from the comfort of a first-class hotel. Stroll among the intriguing shops and galleries of charming Bar Harbor, dine in a waterfront restaurant, then return to the hotel for a dip in the heated pool or a workout together in the fitness center. Or, pack a picnic and go for a bike ride or hike in magnificent Acadia National Park. The hotel’s vacation package includes a two- or three-night stay in deluxe accommodations, a dinner or lobster bake at the nearby Bar Harbor Inn and a sunset cruise through Frenchman Bay.

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Patio Ocean View 500x250 - Beachmere Inn - Ogunquit, ME
Beachmere Inn

62 Beachmere Place Ogunquit, ME, 03907 Phone: 207-646-2021 Toll-Free: 800-336-3983

Intimate corner of Maine’s sandy coast is perfect for romance

We challenge you to find any vacation place more romantic than the sandy beaches and sheltered coves of the southern coast of Maine. At the Beachmere Inn, just outside Ogunquit, couples on a romantic getaway can retreat to a compound that offers rooms or suites in two main buildings, as well as the separate Victorian Inn, or the Mayfair, Bullfrog, and Hearthstone cottages. The Blue Bistro offers a chef-inspired menu, and, on the off-season, Prime Rib Friday every week. Beachmere visitors can stroll down the lawns to a small private beach; dive into the spa for a massage; enjoy continental breakfast and WI-FI; and walk the picturesque Marginal Way to cozy Perkins Cove or to the bustling village of Ogunquit. Sociability or quiet togetherness are yours at this corner of beautiful Maine oceanfront.
Penthouse Suite Living Area - Harbour Towne Inn - Boothbay Harbor, ME
Harbour Towne Inn on the Waterfront

71 Townsend Avenue Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538 Phone: 207-633-4300

Romantic moments can be found everywhere at this waterfront inn surrounded by gardens

At the Harbour Towne Inn on the Waterfront in Boothbay Harbor, you can find romance everywhere. From the private deck off your room or suite, or from an Adirondack chair on the lawn, you can watch the boats sail in and out of the harbor. You can stroll among the flowers in the Victorian-style inn’s gardens or visit 250 acres of gorgeous gardens at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. Book a romantic sunset schooner cruise or take the ferry out to idyllic Monhegan Island to explore its picturesque lighthouse. Drive out to Ocean Point for sunrise or sunset, or dine by the water on fresh seafood. Galleries, restaurants and shops are a short stroll from the inn, where your day begins with a breakfast buffet.
Mizzentop Suites - Bluenose Inn - Bar Harbor, ME
Bluenose Inn

90 Eden Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-2665

One particular corner in Maine, home to this welcoming inn, a popular couple’s retreat

Couples have been coming to one particular corner of Maine, on the most beautiful island in America, for years to relax and recharge. At The Bluenose Inn, perched on a granite terraced hillside with sweeping views of Frenchman Bay, there’s a classic spin to those romantic getaways. That means waking to sea breezes and bay views in your fireplaced room or suite, strolling the inn’s garden paths before heading into Bar Harbor for shopping and dining or to Acadia National Park for hiking and biking. It means ambling hand-in-hand along the coast or through charming fishing villages, visiting a winery or going kayaking. Back at the inn, the indoor and outdoor pools and oversized hot tub are a great way to end your day.
Schooner American Eagle - Maine Windjammers - Camden ME
Maine Windjammer Association

Sailing from Ports in Rockland and Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: Toll-Free: 800-807-9463

Relax, reconnect on a romantic – and unscripted – Maine windjammer cruise

Experience the real romance of the sea aboard one of the classic sailing schooners in the Maine Windjammer Association. Both exhilarating and nurturing, all-inclusive cruises are ideal for couples who truly want to escape the ordinary. Reconnect as your ship meanders through the islands and bays of scenic mid-coast Maine. Stroll through picturesque fishing villages, go paddle boarding, sip wine in the evenings while you gaze at a star-filled sky. And dine on fresh, fire-cooked Down East fare, from blueberry pancakes to lobster bakes. Special themed cruises include wine and whiskey tastings, nature excursions and fall foliage tours. Some cabins have queen-sized beds with plush mattresses and cozy blankets. The best part of your tip, though? It might just be spending time together without a must-do list.
York Harbor Suite 4-Poster - Inn at Tanglewood Hall - York Harbor, ME
Inn at Tanglewood Hall

611 York Street York Harbor, ME, 03911 Phone: 207-351-1075

Romantic 19th-century inn, surrounded by gardens, perfect site for your couples getaway

Escape to a romantic 1880s inn surrounded by natural woodland gardens and fountains and perched in one of Maine’s loveliest seaport villages. The Inn at Tanglewood Hall, in York Harbor, offers six exquisitely restored rooms and suites, all with gas or electric fireplaces. The elegant York Harbor Suite has a breezy screened private sunroom porch, and the Garden Canopy Room overlooks gardens, fountains and woodlands, with a raised high four-poster bed. Breakfast on the wraparound veranda (also great for evening snuggling in a two-person hammock), then take the romantic Cliff Walk to the beach. Ask about the inn’s package that includes romantic dinners at an award-winning restaurant in wooded gardens, or one that also includes champagne and chocolate truffles in your room.

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Water View from the Balcony - Grand Harbor Inn - Camden ME
Grand Harbor Inn

14 Bay View Landing Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-230-7177 Toll-Free: 877-553-6997

Charming, intimate boutique inn by the harbor an idyllic location for a romantic escape

A small, elegant boutique hotel nestled against a charming New England harbor: what a perfect place for a romantic getaway. At the Grand Harbor Inn, they have a package to make your escape even more special, with a bottle of champagne, gourmet chocolates and a bouquet waiting in your room and gift certificates for cocktails and for dinner. Your suite will feature breathtaking harbor views, a fireplace, sumptuous bedding, a deep-soaking hot tub and a spa-inspired bathroom with radiant floor heat. A continental breakfast will be delivered to your door each morning, and you can arrange for an in-room couples massage or other spa treatment. In the area, you might go on a schooner tour, kayak excursion or romantic hike.

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