HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Boothbay Harbor, Maine your home away from home

Boothbay Harbor is the epitome of New England’s villages offering a great opportunity for visitors to experience ‘real Maine’. Often busy with day trippers, those choosing a holiday rental home in Boothbay Harbor slightly out of the peak summer season will enjoy the local experience all the more. The unique shops offer great local crafts and souvenirs from the area. The harbour makes a pretty scene, filled with boats, and on ‘Windjammer Days’ historic schooners add to the charm. Visitors will find plenty to do in and around Boothbay Harbor, from dining out on local lobster to sailing trips, whale watching, local theatre and outdoor activities.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor, Maine Rockhounding

Mount Apatite Park is the place to try this fun local activity. This popular park within the White Mountain National Forest is in Auburn, about 50 miles drive from your holiday rental in Boothbay Harbor, along US-1. It is a popular collecting site for finding many rocks and minerals including  quartz, topaz and aquamarine crystals.

Follow the Maine Art Museum Trail

The Maine Art Museum trail leads visitors through seven leading art museums in the area including Bates College Museum of Art at Lewiston, Bowdoin College Museum of Art at Brunswick and Farnsworth Art Museum at Rockland. Art lovers will appreciate the 53,000 splendid works of art from contemporary to historic, along with silverware, pottery and other art forms.

Sample a Famous Hot Dog

Red’s Eats at Wiscasset is the area’s best known hot dog stand and is just 12 miles from your holiday rental in Boothbay Harbor. The menu includes traditional sausages and even whole lobsters served in a roll!

Places to visit near Boothbay Harbor, Maine Railway Museum

Just outside Boothbay Harbor the railway museum is a real delight for steam train enthusiasts.

Thorncrag Bird Sanctuary

Known locally as ‘The Crag’, this 312-acre nature sanctuary is a natural wildlife oasis. Visitors can walk the trails enjoying birdwatching and spotting local wildlife. In the winter months, snowshoeing, skating and sledging is permitted.

Local Lighthouses

Take the car (or bicycle) to some of the local points of interest and see the characteristic Maine lighthouses. Newaggen offers great views across to Cuckhold’s Lighthouse, which is often dashed by surf. A pleasant evening drive from your holiday home in Boothbay Harbor is a trip to Ocean Point at East Boothbay to see several coastal lighthouses warning boats of this treacherous coastline.

Weather in Boothbay Harbor, Maine

The area around Boothbay Harbor enjoys warm summers with average temperatures reaching 26°C (79°F). Winters are very cold with freezing temperatures from November to March. Precipitation is slightly higher during the winter months, falling as heavy snow.

Travel to Boothbay Harbor, Maine

The nearest major airport to your holiday home in Boothbay Harbor, Maine is Portland International airport. There are regular connecting flights into Portland from all over the USA and it is approximately 37 miles from Boothbay Harbor.

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

£ £

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Payment Options

Popular Searches

Facilities

Location Type

Local Area

Property Details

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
Favorite
    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
    Exceptional! 5/5
    (7 reviews)
    avg/night
    (3 - 7 nights minimum)
    #1049888vb
    7
    Favorite
      Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
      Excellent! 4.6/5
      (19 reviews)
      svg-lightning
      avg/night
      (2 - 3 nights minimum)
      #920927vb
      19
      Favorite
        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
        Good! 3.8/5
        (11 reviews)
        svg-lightning
        avg/night
        (2 - 4 nights minimum)
        #1000355vb
        11
        Favorite
          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
          Excellent! 4.7/5
          (6 reviews)
          svg-lightning
          avg/night
          (2 - 3 nights minimum)
          #921943vb
          6
          Favorite
            svg-lightning
            avg/night
            (4 - 30 nights minimum)
            #4643408
            3
            Favorite
              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
              svg-lightning
              avg/night
              (2 - 3 nights minimum)
              #1091901vb
              1
              Favorite
                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                avg/night
                (4 - 7 nights minimum)
                #1113890vb
                1
                Favorite
                  Very Good! 4.2/5
                  (10 reviews)
                  svg-lightning
                  avg/night
                  (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                  #904936vb
                  10
                  Favorite
                    Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (20 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                    #659233vb
                    20
                    Favorite
                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                      Exceptional! 5/5
                      (24 reviews)
                      svg-lightning
                      avg/night
                      (3 - 4 nights minimum)
                      #603679vb
                      24
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                        (11 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        (7 nights minimum)
                        #133963
                        11
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                          Good! 3.9/5
                          (9 reviews)
                          svg-lightning
                          avg/night
                          (2 - 4 nights minimum)
                          #1113599vb
                          9
                          Favorite
                            Exceptional! 5/5
                            (6 reviews)
                            svg-lightning
                            avg/night
                            (7 - 10 nights minimum)
                            #983895vb
                            6
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                              (31 reviews)
                              svg-lightning
                              avg/night
                              (3 nights minimum)
                              #1005615vb
                              31
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                (23 reviews)
                                svg-lightning
                                avg/night
                                (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                #878957vb
                                23
                                Favorite
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (20 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  (7 nights minimum)
                                  #266546
                                  20
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (24 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    (5 nights minimum)
                                    #3509429
                                    24
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (8 reviews)
                                      svg-lightning
                                      avg/night
                                      (7 nights minimum)
                                      #983674vb
                                      8
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                        svg-lightning
                                        avg/night
                                        (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                        #1066179vb
                                        3
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                          svg-lightning
                                          avg/night
                                          (3 nights minimum)
                                          #1040300vb
                                          3
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                            (12 reviews)
                                            svg-lightning
                                            avg/night
                                            (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                            #1017071vb
                                            12
                                            Favorite
                                              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (15 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              (4 - 7 nights minimum)
                                              #704237vb
                                              15
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                (25 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                #371985vb
                                                25
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                  (17 reviews)
                                                  svg-lightning
                                                  avg/night
                                                  (2 nights minimum)
                                                  #862647vb
                                                  17
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                    (7 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    (3 nights minimum)
                                                    #103517
                                                    7
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (17 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      (7 nights minimum)
                                                      #161274vb
                                                      17
                                                      Favorite
                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        avg/night
                                                        (4 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                        #4639804
                                                        1
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                          (6 reviews)
                                                          svg-lightning
                                                          avg/night
                                                          (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                                          #1074599vb
                                                          6
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (11 reviews)
                                                            svg-lightning
                                                            avg/night
                                                            (3 nights minimum)
                                                            #1005446vb
                                                            11
                                                            Favorite
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (8 reviews)
                                                              avg/night
                                                              (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                              #878106vb
                                                              8
                                                              Favorite
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                (27 reviews)
                                                                avg/night
                                                                (5 nights minimum)
                                                                #454258vb
                                                                27
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                  (21 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  (2 nights minimum)
                                                                  #916122
                                                                  21
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                    (11 reviews)
                                                                    svg-lightning
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                    #4222308
                                                                    11
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (37 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      (7 nights minimum)
                                                                      #373465vb
                                                                      37
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                        (15 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                        #186650vb
                                                                        15
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (11 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          (2 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                          #182025
                                                                          11
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            svg-lightning
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                                                            #1192672vb
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                              (12 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                              #593079vb
                                                                              12
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (24 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                #500093vb
                                                                                24
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (25 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  (3 nights minimum)
                                                                                  #243240vb
                                                                                  25
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    svg-lightning
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                                                                    #1116380vb
                                                                                    3
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (56 reviews)
                                                                                      svg-lightning
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                      #387965vb
                                                                                      56
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (10 reviews)
                                                                                        svg-lightning
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        (7 nights minimum)
                                                                                        #495225vb
                                                                                        10
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (11 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          (7 nights minimum)
                                                                                          #3582523
                                                                                          11
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (6 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            (3 - 7 nights minimum)
                                                                                            #49411vb
                                                                                            6
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              svg-lightning
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              (2 - 3 nights minimum)
                                                                                              #1173376vb
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (8 reviews)
                                                                                                svg-lightning
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                (2 nights minimum)
                                                                                                #1144534vb
                                                                                                8
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  (3 nights minimum)
                                                                                                  #4476094
                                                                                                  1
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (25 reviews)
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    (7 nights minimum)
                                                                                                    #350112vb
                                                                                                    25
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                      (18 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      (3 nights minimum)
                                                                                                      #500095vb
                                                                                                      18

                                                                                                      Boothbay Harbor Holiday Homes & Cottages (300+)