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

Castine vacation accommodation is set in a small town in Down East Maine. It’s found on a peninsula in the East Penobscot bay region. The scenery here is spectacular – the town is surrounded by water on three sides, and has stunning views of Penobscot Bay and its craggy shoreline and islands.

Things to do in Castine, Maine

Castine vacation rentals would be ideal for anyone in search of fresh air and outdoor recreation. It’s found in a wonderful scenic location, with plenty of history as well, as it is considered to be one of the oldest settlements in New England. To get up to speed on Castine’s beginnings and evolution you could make for the Castine Historical Society, which documents the town’s history, displaying artefacts and documents dating back to the Castine’s early years. Elsewhere you’ll find the Wilson Museum, which houses an array of geological and scientific exhibits, collected by J. Howard Wilson, within attractive Victorian buildings.

Another interesting attraction to seek out close to vacation accommodation in Castine is the Dice Head Light, which is a lighthouse dating to 1829. From the same century is Fort Madison, which is also close by. Here you’ll find the ruins of two military structures, the more recent dating to the Civil War.

If you’d like to enjoy a round of golf in a memorable setting then you could make the short trip from Catine self-catering vacation rentals to the town’s golf club. It’s a friendly and laid-back place to take a round, and the landscape is spectacular, with views of the bay. Another place to go to for exercise would be Witherle Woods, which are great for walk and bike rides. They sit just outside the town and encompass a portion of the peninsula’s dramatic coastline.

Places to visit on holiday in Castine, USA

The town of Bangor sits no more than an hour north by car from Castine self-catering accommodation. It’s a town known for its culture, and is home to a university. There are two theatre companies here, as well as a symphony orchestra.

Weather in Castine, USA

On holiday at self-catering accommodation in Castine you’ll encounter a humid continental climate. In summer there are daytime highs that reach the mid or upper 20s, especially in June, July and August. Winters here are cool, through not as cold as further inland. Spring and autumn conditions are usually mild if occasionally damp.

Cheap fights to Castine, USA

The nearest major airport to Castine vacation rentals is Bangor (BGR), an hour to the north. If you’re flying from the UK you can get to this destination by heading from London Heathrow (LHR) with US Airways or British Airways to Philadelphia (PHL) before catching a US Airways Express connection.

    Wonderful! 4.8/5
    (10 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 8
    House #4242587
    10
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      • 4 BR
      • 2 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 8
      House #740774vb
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        Exceptional! 5/5
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        • 3 BR
        • 3 BA
        • Sleeps 8
        House #555520vb
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
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          House #718547vb
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            • 4 BR
            • 2 BA
            • Sleeps 9
            House #892541vb
            4
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              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (13 reviews)
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              • 4 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 8
              Cottage #3745003
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                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                • 10 BR
                • 5 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 18
                Estate #511560vb
                8
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                  Excellent! 4.4/5
                  (14 reviews)
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                  • 3 BR
                  • 2 BA
                  • Sleeps 7
                  House #232511
                  14
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                    Excellent! 4.4/5
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                    • 6 BR
                    • 4 BA
                    • Sleeps 12
                    Cottage #380063
                    7
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                      Excellent! 4.6/5
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Farmhouse #580313vb
                      5
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                        Excellent! 4.3/5
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Separate Toilet
                        • Sleeps 5
                        Cabin #455688vb
                        3
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                          • 5 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 8
                          House #296736vb
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                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                            (13 reviews)
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                            • 5 BR
                            • 3 BA
                            • Separate Toilet
                            • Sleeps 12
                            House #557193vb
                            13
                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (3 reviews)
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                              • 4 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 8
                              Farmhouse #451192vb
                              3
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                House #578490vb
                                1
                                  • Studio
                                  • 1 BA
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                                  Studio #599202vb
                                  6
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                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 10
                                    House #1008331vb
                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                      (6 reviews)
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                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 3
                                      Apartment #599561vb
                                      6
                                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Cottage #273399
                                        6
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (10 reviews)
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                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Cabin #414540vb
                                          10
                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (7 reviews)
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 2 BA
                                            • Separate Toilet
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            House #3698780
                                            7
                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 7
                                              Cottage #608180vb
                                              10
                                              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                • 6 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                • Sleeps 11
                                                House #206023
                                                6
                                                Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                  Apartment #579185vb
                                                  3
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                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                    Cottage #398183
                                                    1
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                                                      • 1 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
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                                                      Apartment #665765vb
                                                      3
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                                                        • 4 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                        Cottage #1077505vb
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                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 3 BA
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                                                          House #663387vb
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                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                            Apartment #1047299vb
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                                                              • 3 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
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                                                              Cottage #104888
                                                              1
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                                                                • 5 BR
                                                                • 4 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                House #662266vb
                                                                1
                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (26 reviews)
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                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                  Cabin #3864196
                                                                  26
                                                                  Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (18 reviews)
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                    House #479776vb
                                                                    18
                                                                    Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (60 reviews)
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Cottage #446948vb
                                                                      60
                                                                      Viewed 70 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (24 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Cabin #473654vb
                                                                        24
                                                                        Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                          (15 reviews)
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                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                          House #840063vb
                                                                          15
                                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (6 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Barn #791107vb
                                                                            6
                                                                            Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                              (19 reviews)
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                                                                              • 5 BR
                                                                              • 5 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 12
                                                                              House #470551vb
                                                                              19
                                                                              Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                (38 reviews)
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                Apartment #3515291
                                                                                38
                                                                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 3
                                                                                  Apartment #3960924
                                                                                  5
                                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                    • 5 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                    House #868993vb
                                                                                    9
                                                                                    Viewed 44 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                      (39 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Cottage #576738vb
                                                                                      39
                                                                                      Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (28 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Cottage #303113vb
                                                                                        28
                                                                                        Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (30 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 5
                                                                                          Apartment #670504vb
                                                                                          30
                                                                                          Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                            (9 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 12
                                                                                            House #275034
                                                                                            9
                                                                                            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #4220037
                                                                                              4
                                                                                              Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (19 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                House #3561827
                                                                                                19
                                                                                                Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  House #678066vb
                                                                                                  5
                                                                                                  Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (18 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                    House #692157vb
                                                                                                    18
                                                                                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (13 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                      Cottage #4051687
                                                                                                      13
                                                                                                      Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
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