Where to stay around Southport?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 578 holiday lettings near Southport. From 258 Houses to 213 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 Southport is on HomeAway.

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

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 Southport:

  • West Southport: 16 holiday homes
  • Orr's Island: 50 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid: 17 holiday homes
  • Christmas Cove: 29 holiday homes
  • Ocean Point: 31 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 Southport?

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

  • Hendricks Hill Museum: 928 holiday lettings
  • Hendricks Head Light: 917 holiday lettings
  • Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary: 896 holiday lettings
  • Maine Maritime Museum: 935 holiday lettings
  • Opera House at Boothbay Harbor: 905 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 258 Houses in Southport. Our other popular types of Southport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 213 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 21 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 Southport?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 292 waterfront rentals in Southport. You have also many other possibilities in Southport area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 91 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 53 holiday rentals
  • Mountain rentals: 11 holiday rentals

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Southport?

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

    A holiday rental home in Southport, Maine is a fabulous choice for your next holiday – no matter the season

    A holiday rental home in Southport will put you close to the ocean and to a variety of outdoor activities. Each home is very well-appointed, so you will be sure to have everything that you will need to enjoy your stay. Summer or winter, Southport offers exciting activities and is a perfect choice for a holiday

    Things to Do on Holiday to Southport, Maine

    No matter what time of the year that you choose to visit Southport, you will find a variety of outdoor activities to enjoy. During the winter months, skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling and ice skating are amongst the options. When it warms up, you can go swimming, kayaking, fishing and hiking. While you are hiking, keep a sharp eye out for some of the abundant wildlife that lives nearby including deer and moose. Be sure sample some famous Maine lobsters and enjoy a variety of other fresh-from-the-ocean seafood dishes.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Southport, Maine

    The best reasons to visit Southport have to do with the outdoor activities that are available year round, but there are also some interesting attractions nearby. The Hendricks Hill Museum pays homage to live in this region from 1800 through 1950. You will see a variety of antique furnishings, tools, photographs and clothing. Cuckolds Light has been helping to keep sailors safe for more than 100 years. Once a signal house, a light tower was added in 1907. The light tower was added to the existing signal house, because there was no room for a separate structure. This makes for one of the most interesting looking lighthouses in the state.

    Weather in Southport, Maine

    Very cold winters and mild summers are what you will find whilst on holiday to Southport. During the winter the average lows are between -11° and -4° C and the average highs are between -2° and 2° C. In the spring the average lows are between 7° and 12° C and the average highs are 12° to 18° C. In the summer the average lows are 12° to 15° C and the average highs are 23° to 26° C. There is between 79 and 130 mm or precipitation each month. The least occurs during the month of August. During the winter, most of the precipitation is in the form of snow.

    Travel to Southport, Maine

    The closest airport to Southport is Knox County Regional Airport (RKD), located 51 km away. Other nearby airports include Augusta State Airport (AUG), located 55 km away and Portland International Jetport (PWM), located 56 km from Southport. You will need a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Southport

    Do you want to discover things to do in the area? Travellers enjoy Southport for its boating, canoeing and golfing. Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Southport a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Maine State Aquarium (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Boothbay Golf Course (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Southport

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Southport is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Fisherman's Memorial Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
    • Reid State Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Barrett Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Cabbage Island (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)