Where to stay around Cushing?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 372 holiday lettings near Cushing. From 179 houses to 116 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cushing for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Cushing:

  • Tenants Harbor: 22 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid: 17 holiday homes
  • Christmas Cove: 27 holiday homes
  • Camden: 113 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid Point: 25 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 Cushing?

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

  • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center: 622 holiday lettings
  • Frances Perkins Center: 819 holiday lettings
  • Carver Hill Gallery: 624 holiday lettings
  • Barrett's Cove Public Beach: 631 holiday lettings
  • Coastal Children's Museum: 616 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 179 houses in Cushing. Our other popular types of Cushing holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 116 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cushing?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Cushing. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Cushing, Maine your home away from home

    Cushing self-catering vacation homes are found in Knox County, in Maine’s Mid Coast region. It’s a location famed for its considerable natural beauty, set on Muscongus Bay and boasting picturesque countryside and craggy coastline. Here you’ll be able to enjoy a range of outdoor activities and visit numerous historic towns and villages nearby.

    Things to do in Cushing, Maine

    The seclusion and natural beauty around self-catering accommodation in Maine would make it ideal for anyone on the hunt for some relaxation. There are a host of options in the area for scenic walks and bike rides, and within a short distance are a number of interesting towns and villages. Close to Cushing vacation rentals is the Owls Head Transportation Museum, which displays a fantastic variety of planes and land vehicles dating from the 19th Century onwards. There are more than 100 pieces in the collection here. Owls Head Light is also an essential attraction minutes away – it’s an early-19th Century lighthouse still in operation, guiding traffic through the opening of Rockland Harbor.

    Places to visit on holiday in Cushing, Maine

    Rockland is little more than 15 minutes in the car, and is associated with the area’s art community. There are a number of galleries in the town, as well as the Farnsworth Art Museum, which speclialises in American Art, especially work by artists based in Maine. The museum also operates Olson House in Cushing, which was the subject of a number of paintings by celebrated 20th Century artist Andrew Wyeth. It’s an attractive colonial farmhouse dating to the 18th Century.The town of Bath can be reached with a 45-minute drive of Cushing. Bath is a location renowned for its long seafaring tradition and here you’ll be able to visit an excellent maritime museum and historic shipyard, with a number of preserved boats. There are also a number of companies in Bath offering sailing cruises and charters.

    Weather in Cushing, Maine

    Cushing is set in a regional with a humid continental climate. There’s a big gap here between summer highs and winter lows. In summer temperature can hit the upper 20s, with plenty of sunshine. Winters though are invariably cold, with lows well below zero between December and February.

    Cheap flights to Cushing, Maine

    If you’re travelling to Cushing from the UK then the easiest way to get here would be to fly with American Airlines, Delta, British Airways or Virgin from London Heathrow (LHR) to Boston Logan International (BOS). From there you’ll be able to catch a connecting flight to Knox County Regional Airport (RKD) with Cape Air. This destination is no more than 20 minutes from Cushing.

    Sightseeing in and around Cushing

    Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Cushing a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Breakwater Vineyards (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
    • Owls Head State Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Camden Snow Bowl (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Cushing

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Cushing is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Birch Point Beach State Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Snow Marine Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
    • Rockland Harbor Park (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Sandy Beach (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Chickawaukie Pond (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Owls Head State Park (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)