Find the best place to stay — Georgetown

Where to stay around Georgetown?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 627 holiday lettings near Georgetown. From 274 houses to 234 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Georgetown is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Georgetown?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Georgetown:

  • Bailey Island: 63 holiday homes
  • Orr's Island: 54 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid: 18 holiday homes
  • Christmas Cove: 27 holiday homes
  • Ocean Point: 28 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Georgetown?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Georgetown. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary: 895 holiday lettings
  • Reid State Park: 881 holiday lettings
  • Georgetown Historical Society: 895 holiday lettings
  • Seguin Island Lighthouse: 817 holiday lettings
  • Skolfield-Whittier House: 767 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Georgetown listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Georgetown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 274 houses in Georgetown. Our other popular types of Georgetown holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 234 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 26 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Georgetown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Georgetown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Georgetown, Maine, USA your home away from home

    Georgetown Island lies between the Sheepscot and Kennebec Rivers on the Gulf of Maine. The first white settler in the area was John Parker, who purchased land from Chief Mowhotiwormet in 1649. Today the area is home to boat builders, fishermen, artists and retirees and is linked to the mainland by a bridge.

    Things to Do in Georgetown, Maine

    Maine is a delightful state for birdwatching, walking, cycling, fishing and enjoying the wildlife along this beautiful coastline. Georgetown is particularly noted as a good site for birdspotting. The area has pristine sandy beaches and trails for walking. The historic lighthouses are well worth a visit and some are open for the public to climb. Visitors will find many water-based activities around the island. Take a boat trip, go fishing, sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, swimming, shopping, antiquing and kayaking from your Georgetown holiday home. There are several golf courses in the area. For a treat, visit one of the Lobster wharfs where the local lobsters are brought ashore. Enjoy a fresh lobster dinner right on the waterside while watching the fishermen unload their catch.

    Places to Visit Around Georgetown, Maine

    Georgetown Island has retained its quiet charm and character. Local attractions include the Robinhood Marine Center and Georgetown Pottery with its handcrafted pottery and porcelain produced by local craftspeople. Visit Boothbay Harbor or the Maine Maritime Museum with artifacts dating back to 1607. You can sample a fresh lobster roll right on the dock at Five Islands. Reid State Park is on the doorstep for those staying in Georgetown holiday rentals. It is famous for its uncrowded sandy beaches and rocky cliffs. The city of Bath is a pleasant 20 minute drive away and has delightful small shops, restaurants and attractions.

    Weather in Georgetown, Maine

    Georgetown holiday rentals in Maine, New England enjoy warm damp summers and very cold snowy winters. Average daytime highs in July reach 26°C (79°F) dropping to around 15°C (59°F) overnight. From December to April temperatures remain frequently below freezing, from -1 to -11°C (30 to 12°F) in January. The area has precipitation all year round which turns to snow in the colder months.

    Travel to Georgetown, Maine

    The nearest international airport to holiday rentals in Georgetown, Maine is Portland International (PWM) Jetport. It handles both domestic and international flights and is about 48 miles away. The best way to reach Georgetown is by hiring a car from the airport and driving along the I-295 which takes about an hour. Augusta State (AUG) Airport is slightly closer to Georgetown and handles domestic flights which connect to major airport hubs in the US. Logan International (BOS) Airport in Boston is approximately 149 miles away.

    Attractions in and around Georgetown

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Georgetown? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Georgetown Historical Society, Hendricks Hill Museum or Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary and Reid State Park. You may also want to visit Hendricks Head Light, Fort Popham State Historic Site or Southport Memorial Library.