Where to stay around Rockport?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 370 holiday lettings near Rockport. From 171 houses to 91 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Center for Maine Contemporary Art: 663 holiday lettings
  • Andre the Seal Statue: 666 holiday lettings
  • Rockport Marine Park: 666 holiday lettings
  • Samoset Resort Golf Course: 630 holiday lettings
  • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center: 622 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 171 houses in Rockport. Our other popular types of Rockport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 91 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 10 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 Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 25 holiday homes with pool available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Rockport, Maine is a wonderful choice for your next holiday to the east coast of the United States

    If you enjoy outdoor activities and beautiful, rugged nature, then Rockport is a perfect choice for you. A holiday rental home in Rockport will put you close to all manner of outdoor activities no matter what time of the year you choose to visit. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will be sure to have everything that you need to enjoy your stay.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Rockport, Maine

    It doesn’t matter what time of the year that you choose to holiday to Rockport. There are plenty of activities in both summer and winter. During the summer months, enjoy swimming, kayaking, fishing, boating and hiking. Boat tours are also available. Many visitors enjoy backpacking and some even choose to spend a night camping out under the stars. If you visit during the winter, you will find that ski resorts are located nearby where you can enjoy downhill and cross-country skiing as well as other snow related activities such as snowboarding and snowmobiling. There are several well-marked trails for snowmobiles, and don’t be surprised if you spot a deer, bear or even a moose as you make your way on the trails.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Rockport, Maine

    There are many interesting attractions to visit whilst on holiday to Rockport. The Centre for Maine Contemporary Art and the Prism Glass Gallery are just two of the many nearby art galleries and museums. The Boothbay Harbour Aquarium is a wonderful way to spend the day with the entire family. See marine life from all over the world, spend time at the touch tank and talk to marine life experts who can answer your questions.

    Weather in Rockport, Maine

    Rockport is home to very cold winters and mild summers. The average low temperatures during the winter months are between -12° and -1° C, and the average highs are between -1° and 8° C. During the spring, the average lows are between 6° and 12° C and the highs are 11° to 17° C. In the summer, the average low temperatures are between 12° and 15° C and the highs are 22° to 24° C. There is between 83 and 145 mm of precipitation per month. The least occurs during July and August and the most during the month of November. In the winter, most of the precipitation is snow.

    Travel to Rockport, Maine

    The closest airport to Rockport is Knox County Regional Airport (RKD), located 15 km away. The Augusta State Airport is located 59 km from Rockport. Bangor International Airport (BHB), is about 72 km away. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Rockport

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rockport a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Camden Snow Bowl (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Cellardoor Winery (6.8 mi / 11 km)
    • Owls Head State Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
    • Breakwater Vineyards (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Rockport

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rockport. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Rockport Marine Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Merryspring Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Chickawaukie Pond (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Laite Memorial Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
    • Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Barrett's Cove Public Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)