Staycations in Maine

View from the Water 500x250 - Saltair Inn - Bar Harbor, ME
Saltair Inn - A Waterfront B&B

121 West Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-2882

Wake up in a luxurious room overlooking the bay when you book this bed-and-breakfast

Imagine waking up in a luxurious room overlooking Frenchman Bay. Now that’s a staycation! At the Saltair Inn Waterfront Bed & Breakfast, accommodations come with amenities including elegant private baths (some with heated tile floors), gas fireplaces and bay-view sitting areas. The inn’s back lawn slopes to the water’s edge, and scrumptious and bountiful breakfasts with dishes like eggs Benedict and wild Maine blueberry pancakes are served on the spacious rear deck or in the formal dining room before the fire. Up before breakfast? Grab a cup of coffee and a fresh pastry and relax in an Adirondack chair, where you can admire the bay while you plan your visit to nearby Acadia National Park or Bar Harbor’s fun, eclectic downtown.
Camden Guest Room - 1802 House - Kennebunkport, ME
1802 House Bed & Breakfast Inn

15 Locke Street Kennebunkport, ME, 04046 Phone: 207-967-5632 Toll-Free: 800-932-5632

Slip into another time when you book your staycation at this historic Colonial-style inn

You want a staycation where you feel you have slipped into another, more relaxing time? At The 1802 House, history meets modern day, with the best of both worlds. The six queen guest rooms and one king suite are elegantly and comfortably appointed, with amenities including fireplaces, luxurious linens, cozy robes, whirlpool tubs and free wifi. Get your day started with a generous homemade three-course breakfast. If you need to catch up on work, the dining room is free after breakfast. Or you can just relax in an Adirondack chair on the inn’s spacious yard or by an evening fire pit. Stroll from the inn’s quiet neighborhood into scenic Kennebunkport and bustling Dock Square to visit seaside shops, galleries and restaurants.
Exterior Backyard View - Hawthorn Inn - Camden, ME
Hawthorn Inn

9 High Street Camden, ME, 04843 Phone: 207-236-8842

Turreted Queen Anne-style inn a magical place to begin your coastal Maine staycation

Your stylish staycation begins at the Hawthorn Inn, a turreted Queen Anne-style bed-and-breakfast overlooking lovely Camden Harbor. The inn features a backyard with harbor views, a fabulous breakfast on the deck or garden-view dining room and 10 unique guestrooms, some with harbor views and private decks or balconies, whirlpool tubs and fireplaces. Until the end of April stay two or more consecutive nights in the same room Sunday through Thursday and get 20 percent off each weeknight stay; stay three or more consecutive nights and receive the third weeknight free. Also, from the beginning of April until May 27, Carriage House rooms and the Caroline room are half off the regular rate when you stay two or more consecutive weeknights (Sunday through Thursday) in same room in exchange for a $35 check made out to Habitat for Humanity.
Very Berry Room - Holbrook House - Bar Harbor, ME
Holbrook House

74 Mount Desert Street Bar Harbor, ME, 04609 Phone: 207-288-4970

Your Bar Harbor staycation should begin at this lovely inn, close to Acadia entrances

Leave your cares and worries behind and head to Bar Harbor and the exquisite Holbrook House, within walking distance of the picturesque and bustling downtown and close to several entrances to spectacular Acadia National Park. Spend your days in the park, shopping downtown or sailing around Mount Desert Island. Or curl up with a great book (or last-minute work projects) on the fabulous front porch overlooking lovely grounds and gardens. Breakfast on the sun porch features alternating sweet and savory specialties, and fresh-baked goodies in the afternoon are the perfect way to unwind. Some rooms and suites have private decks or fireplaces, and all accommodations have thoughtful amenities and the kind of space you can really stretch out in – and relax.
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Sun Room - Newcastle Inn - Newcastle, ME
Newcastle Inn

60 River Road Newcastle, ME, 04553 Phone: 207-563-5685

Settle onto this friendly inn’s porch or deck for scenic views of the gardens and river

Guests seeking that authentic Maine experience will be charmed by the Newcastle Inn on the banks of the Damariscotta River in historic Newcastle, famed for its shipbuilding. The inn, connected carriage house and adjacent building offer 14 guest rooms with sateen Cuddledown of Maine bed linens, wifi and water bottles to take home. The pub is a great place to grab a glass of wine or craft beer (and an antique board game), and there’s a bottomless cookie jar and snacks in the guest pantry. Settle onto the screened porch or back deck or an Adirondack chair on the lawn to view the lovely gardens and river. Breakfast favorites at the inn include cornmeal waffles and veggie baked eggs, among many others.
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

Spend your staycation in style at this boutique hotel in the heart of Camden

Work and pleasure can go hand in hand at 16 Bay View, the boutique hotel in the heart of Camden. The 21-room luxury hotel, just steps from scenic Camden Harbor, is ready to meet your business needs with fast wifi, 24-hour fax and copy services and business computer and printer access in the lobby. Rooms and suites are spacious and comfortable, with gas fireplaces and private balconies. A deluxe continental breakfast is delivered to your room at your convenience, and small-plate dining is available in the Vintage Room lobby bar and, in season, in The View, a glorious rooftop terrace. The hotel, in the middle of a thriving shopping district, also offers meeting room facilities and can arrange for corporate team-building workshops.

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Exterior Dusk View - Inn at English Meadows - Kennebunk, ME
The Inn at English Meadows

141 Port Road Kennebunk, ME, 04043 Phone: 207-967-5766 Toll-Free: 800-272-0698

Create your memorable staycation at this luxurious Kennebunkport inn

Upscale accommodations with modern amenities and a restful vibe are part of the delightful charm of The Inn at English Meadows, just a short walk from the lively shops and galleries of Kennebunkport’s Dock Square and a mile from sandy beaches. Your staycation will have an “at home” feel at the beautifully renovated Greek Revival-style inn, where full-service gourmet breakfasts are served on the patio in a garden atmosphere and accommodations come with fine linens, warm robes, carafes of ice water and welcome bags. Two living rooms with fireplaces are cozy getaways, and the landscaped grounds perfect to enjoy an afternoon cocktail. Starting in April, you can save 20% on any two-or-more-night’s stay by calling or booking online using the Spring Getaway Special Rate.
Front View - LimeRock Inn - Rockland, ME
LimeRock Inn

96 LimeRock Street Rockland, ME, 04841 Phone: 207-594-2257 Toll-Free: 800-546-3762

Victorian inn, within an easy stroll of Rockland, a delightful staycation destination

Explore picturesque midcoast Maine and vacation in comfort at the LimeRock Inn, a lovely turreted Victorian mansion with eight sizable guest rooms decorated with period details and featuring luxurious amenities from claw foot soaking tubs and whirlpool paths to Belgian linens and complimentary chocolates. If your staycation involves work, the 24/7 guest pantry has more than snacks: It has a desktop computer, printer, Fax machine and scanner. But let yourself be distracted by the beautiful wraparound porch and gazebo framed by an English country garden. Bountiful breakfasts alternate between sweet and savory themes and are artfully presented. The inn is a short walk to Rockland’s Main Street galleries and restaurants as well as the Farnsworth Museum and the lively waterfront.
Porch Chairs - Brewster House - Freeport, ME
Brewster House

180 Main Street Freeport, ME, 04032 Phone: 207-865-4121

Freeport inn with fabulous breakfasts, short drive to Portland, a food-lover’s paradise

You want a staycation at an inn where food reigns supreme? You want the Brewster House Bed & Breakfast, where deliciously crafted foods are celebrated. Not only will you savor a delightful three-course homemade breakfast (ask about the inn’s specialty, Upside Down French Toast and syrup made on the property!), but you’re only 15 minutes away from Portland, a foodie’s paradise. Or, you can stroll into Freeport to sample its 200 shops, outlets and restaurants. Once you’ve filled your bags at L.L. Bean, head back to the inn and your spacious room or two-bedroom suite, some with gas fireplaces, mini fridges, four-poster beds and other amenities. Enjoy homemade cookies in the afternoon as you rock away on the front porch.
View from the Water - Pilgrim's Inn - Deer Isle, ME
Pilgrim's Inn

20 Main Street Deer Isle, ME, 04627 Phone: 207-348-6615

Inn’s water views, bountiful breakfasts, spacious grounds ensure a relaxing staycation

At picture-perfect Pilgrim’s Inn on Deer Isle, the innkeepers want guests to “Relax. Explore. Restore.” To aid in that unplugging, all the rooms have views of Mill Pond or Northwest Harbor, the beautiful grounds have groomed paths for walking amid the fruit and specimen trees and hammocks and Adirondack chairs to enjoy the waterfront location. Breakfasts with specialties like apple and cheddar omelets are served in the rustic barn on handcrafted tables. Whether you want to kayak, get a little reading or work done in your room or private cottage or visit the working harbor of nearby Stonington, you are sure to enjoy your staycation at this post-and-beam inn, built in 1793 and on the National Register of Historic Places.
City Views from the Lobby - Portland Harbor Hotel - Portland, ME
Portland Harbor Hotel

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

Plan to launch your Portland staycation from this hotel in the heart of Old Port

Whether your staycation means mixing pleasure and business, or just getting away somewhere not too far away with the family, or meeting with office colleagues to discuss marketing strategies while also enjoying the delights of a great city, you have to stay at the Portland Harbor Hotel. This 95-room boutique hotel is in the heart of the Old Port district, so great restaurants, galleries and shops are all around and the working waterfront a short walk away. Inside, the rooms are nautically themed, comfortable, with great views and superior service. There’s a business center, complimentary wifi, and exercise room and a terrific seafood restaurant. Need to bring a group? The hotel has several customizable rooms for big and small meetings. Please check our COVID policies and services page before booking your stay.
Townhouse Deck View - Sheepscot Harbor Vacation Club - Edgecomb, ME
Sheepscot Harbour Vacation Club

7 Island Lane Edgecomb, ME, 04556 Phone: 802-422-5050 Toll-Free: 866-469-8222

Enjoy an activities-filled vacation or a quiet getaway at this riverside resort

Whether you’re thinking of a vacation filled with activities or a getaway to finally finish that book or project in a beautiful environment, the Sheepscot Harbour Vacation Club has the perfect studio or two-bedroom unit for you. Wake to a stunning harbor view, then spend the morning in the indoor heated pool at this resort on the shores of the Sheepscot River. Go shopping or go for lobster in nearby Wiscasset Village or take a short drive to Boothbay Harbor. Resort amenities include a day spa, hot tub and internet cafe. For the activity-minded, there’s water skiing, windsurfing, fishing, kayak rentals and touring on a genuine Down East lobster boat. Two-bedroom units include a kitchen; studio units have a mini-refrigerator.
Front Door & Garden - Granite Inn - Rockland, ME
Granite Inn

546 Main Street Rockland, ME, 04841 Phone: 207-594-9036 Toll-Free: 800-386-9036

Staycation in style at this comfortable inn, close to Rockland’s lively arts, dining scene

Relax in simple elegance at the Granite Inn, a bed-and-breakfast on the harbor in picturesque Rockland. The warm granite facade and inviting front porch welcome staycationing guests to this kid- and pet-friendly inn. The six rooms and two suites are artistically decorated in contemporary cottage style, some looking out at the marina, some with fireplaces and whirlpool tubs and all with high-speed Internet access. Gourmet, innovative breakfasts range from frittatas to Maine wild blueberry pancakes, and if you get hungry during the day, there are “raidable” pantries with snacks, drinks and bottomless cookie jars. Sit by the living room’s wood-burning fireplace or head into Rockland to sample its lively arts and dining scene, or plan a cruise to the Penobscot Bay islands.
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