Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Boothbay Harbor

The ocean views and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Boothbay Harbor. This city's boating, seafood restaurants and whale watching draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Boothbay Harbor

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Boothbay Harbor for its boating and whale watching. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Boothbay Harbor a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major 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)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Boothbay Harbor

Travellers love Boothbay Harbor for its beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Boothbay Harbor is a great place to spend some time outside. Here 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)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Boothbay Harbor

The nearest airport is in Wiscasset, ME (ISS), located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Boothbay Harbor?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 350 holiday lettings near Boothbay Harbor. From 134 Houses to 156 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 Boothbay Harbor is on HomeAway.

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

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:

  • West Boothbay Harbor: 111 holiday homes
  • Orr's Island: 196 holiday homes
  • West Point: 17 holiday homes
  • New Harbor: 69 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid Beach: 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 Boothbay Harbor?

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

  • Opera House at Boothbay Harbor: 946 holiday lettings
  • Fisherman's Memorial Park: 945 holiday lettings
  • Boothbay Harbor Marina: 952 holiday lettings
  • Boothbay Region Historical Society Museum: 944 holiday lettings
  • Maine State Aquarium: 989 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 134 Houses in Boothbay Harbor. Our other popular types of Boothbay Harbor holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 156 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 156 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 156 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Boothbay Harbor?

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

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