Where to stay around Harpswell?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 517 holiday lettings near Harpswell. From 253 Houses to 188 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 Harpswell is on HomeAway.

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

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 Harpswell:

  • Bailey Island: 58 holiday homes
  • Orr's Island: 50 holiday homes
  • Peaks Island: 56 holiday homes
  • Cash Corner: 16 holiday homes
  • Town Landing: 24 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 Harpswell?

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

  • Bailey Island Bridge: 880 holiday lettings
  • Skolfield-Whittier House: 773 holiday lettings
  • Neal S. Dow House: 1,259 holiday lettings
  • Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary: 896 holiday lettings
  • LL Bean Flagship Store: 808 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Harpswell 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 Harpswell?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 253 Houses in Harpswell. Our other popular types of Harpswell holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 188 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent waterfront rentals in Harpswell?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 275 waterfront rentals in Harpswell. You have also many other possibilities in Harpswell area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 120 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 34 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 14 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Harpswell?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Harpswell. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Harpswell, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    The town of Harpswell is located in Casco Bay, which is in the Gulf of Maine, on the Atlantic Ocean coast. This is in the south-western corner of the state of Maine, in the far north-east of the United States of America. People choose to take their holidays in Harpswell for the unparalleled tranquillity that can be enjoyed in this part of the world. At the same time, activities and attractions to visit are still readily available within the area if you can bear to prise yourself away from your cosy and comfortable self catering accommodation in Harpswell.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Harpswell, USA

    As your holidays in Harpswell will be spent within striking distance of the coast, this will enable you and the members of your travelling party to enjoy activities such as snorkelling, scuba diving, surfing, swimming, sailing, deep-sea fishing, wind surfing and parasailing. There are some wonderful coastal walks to leisurely discover around the area, where you will enjoy some truly spectacular views out to sea along the way. Other activities include tennis, volley ball, cycling, golf, horse riding, hiking and jogging.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Harpswell, USA

    There are a few popular tourist attractions for you to visit on your holidays in Harpswell which are all very close to the town itself and these are Ragged Island, Eagle Island State Historical Site and The Harpswell Historical Society Museum. There are opportunities to enjoy cruises around Casco Bay and the city of Portland is an absolute must whilst in this neck of the woods. Ensure you set out early for Portland as there are so many attractions to visit in the city. The best of which include The Victoria Mansion, The Children’s Museum of Maine, Tate House Museum, Portland Museum of Art and it is highly recommended that you head for the Old Port for a real taste of the cosmopolitan way-of-life to be found in this city.

    Weather in Harpswell, USA

    You would need to bear in mind that your holidays in Harpswell will be spent up in the far north-east of the United States, close to the border with Canada. This means that the seasons can be quite extreme in this part of the world. Summers are usually very pleasant with respectable temperatures (around the mid-twenties degrees Celsius) and plenty of sunshine. However, winters really can be quite harsh and the further inland you travel in Maine, the more snow that can be expected.

    Travel to Harpswell, USA

    The best way of travelling to your comfortable self catering accommodation in Harpswell would be to book flights from the UK to New York’s airports (e.g. JFK) with airlines such as British Airways, American Airlines, United Airways and Virgin Atlantic. These services depart from London Heathrow (LHR). You would then need to book a connecting flight to Portland International Jetport (PWM) and drive around the coast to Harpswell.