Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Cape Elizabeth

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Cape Elizabeth. This scenic and walkable city is well known for its seaside, spas and beaches. Portland Head Light and Victoria Mansion are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Cape Elizabeth

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Cape Elizabeth has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southworth Planetarium (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Sable Oaks Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Nonesuch River Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Joker's Family Fun and Games (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Twin Falls Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Aquaboggan Water Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cape Elizabeth

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cape Elizabeth. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crescent Beach State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Fort Williams Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Two Lights State Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Higgins Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Willard Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Scarborough Beach State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cape Elizabeth

Fly into Portland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport), the closest airport, located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cape Elizabeth?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 999 holiday lettings around Cape Elizabeth. From 472 houses to 150 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cape Elizabeth?

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 Cape Elizabeth:

  • Pine Point: 269 holiday homes
  • Fortunes Rocks: 34 holiday homes
  • Peaks Island: 64 holiday homes
  • Willard: 29 holiday homes
  • Bailey Island: 138 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 Cape Elizabeth? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cape Elizabeth. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Crescent Beach State Park: 1,313 holiday lettings
  • Fort Williams Park: 1,259 holiday lettings
  • Cape Elizabeth Light: 1,264 holiday lettings
  • Portland Head Light: 1,268 holiday lettings
  • Two Lights State Park: 1,270 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Elizabeth listed on 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 Cape Elizabeth?

Yes, of course. offers 472 Houses in Cape Elizabeth. Our other popular types of Cape Elizabeth holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 150 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 335 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 150 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cape Elizabeth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 121 holiday homes with pool available in Cape Elizabeth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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