Find the best place to stay — Boothbay Harbor Region

Where to stay around Boothbay Harbor Region?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 560 holiday lettings near Boothbay Harbor Region. From 246 houses to 203 cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Boothbay Harbor Region area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Boothbay Harbor Region?

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 Boothbay Harbor Region:

  • Pemaquid: 17 holiday homes
  • Christmas Cove: 27 holiday homes
  • Ocean Point: 34 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid Point: 25 holiday homes
  • West Southport: 17 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 Boothbay Harbor Region?

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

  • Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary: 903 holiday lettings
  • Opera House at Boothbay Harbor: 913 holiday lettings
  • Maine Maritime Museum: 938 holiday lettings
  • Frances Perkins Center: 819 holiday lettings
  • The Boothbay Playhouse: 923 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Boothbay Harbor Region 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 Boothbay Harbor Region?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 246 houses in Boothbay Harbor Region. Our other popular types of Boothbay Harbor Region holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 203 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 29 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 Boothbay Harbor Region?

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

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Boothbay Harbor, Maine your home away from home

    Boothbay Harbor is the epitome of New England’s villages offering a great opportunity for visitors to experience ‘real Maine’. Often busy with day trippers, those choosing a holiday rental home in Boothbay Harbor slightly out of the peak summer season will enjoy the local experience all the more. The unique shops offer great local crafts and souvenirs from the area. The harbour makes a pretty scene, filled with boats, and on ‘Windjammer Days’ historic schooners add to the charm. Visitors will find plenty to do in and around Boothbay Harbor, from dining out on local lobster to sailing trips, whale watching, local theatre and outdoor activities.

    Things to do in Boothbay Harbor, Maine Rockhounding

    Mount Apatite Park is the place to try this fun local activity. This popular park within the White Mountain National Forest is in Auburn, about 50 miles drive from your holiday rental in Boothbay Harbor, along US-1. It is a popular collecting site for finding many rocks and minerals including  quartz, topaz and aquamarine crystals.

    Follow the Maine Art Museum Trail

    The Maine Art Museum trail leads visitors through seven leading art museums in the area including Bates College Museum of Art at Lewiston, Bowdoin College Museum of Art at Brunswick and Farnsworth Art Museum at Rockland. Art lovers will appreciate the 53,000 splendid works of art from contemporary to historic, along with silverware, pottery and other art forms.

    Sample a Famous Hot Dog

    Red’s Eats at Wiscasset is the area’s best known hot dog stand and is just 12 miles from your holiday rental in Boothbay Harbor. The menu includes traditional sausages and even whole lobsters served in a roll!

    Places to visit near Boothbay Harbor, Maine Railway Museum

    Just outside Boothbay Harbor the railway museum is a real delight for steam train enthusiasts.

    Thorncrag Bird Sanctuary

    Known locally as ‘The Crag’, this 312-acre nature sanctuary is a natural wildlife oasis. Visitors can walk the trails enjoying birdwatching and spotting local wildlife. In the winter months, snowshoeing, skating and sledging is permitted.

    Local Lighthouses

    Take the car (or bicycle) to some of the local points of interest and see the characteristic Maine lighthouses. Newaggen offers great views across to Cuckhold’s Lighthouse, which is often dashed by surf. A pleasant evening drive from your holiday home in Boothbay Harbor is a trip to Ocean Point at East Boothbay to see several coastal lighthouses warning boats of this treacherous coastline.

    Weather in Boothbay Harbor, Maine

    The area around Boothbay Harbor enjoys warm summers with average temperatures reaching 26°C (79°F). Winters are very cold with freezing temperatures from November to March. Precipitation is slightly higher during the winter months, falling as heavy snow.

    Travel to Boothbay Harbor, Maine

    The nearest major airport to your holiday home in Boothbay Harbor, Maine is Portland International airport. There are regular connecting flights into Portland from all over the USA and it is approximately 37 miles from Boothbay Harbor.

    Activities and attractions in and around Boothbay Harbor

    Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like boating, camping and whale watching. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Boothbay Harbor has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Maine State Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
    • Boothbay Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Brunswick Golf Club (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
    • Brunswick Golf Course (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
    • Hidden Valley Nature Center (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
    • Wilbur's of Maine Chocolate Confections (24.2 mi / 38.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Boothbay Harbor

    Travellers love Boothbay Harbor for its beautiful gardens and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Boothbay Harbor. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Fisherman's Memorial Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Barrett Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Cabbage Island (1.3 mi / 2 km)
    • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Ovens Mouth Preserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
    • Pemaquid Beach Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)