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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.

    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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    • 3 BR
    • 3 BA
    • Sleeps 6
    House #470718vb
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      Exceptional! 5/5
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      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 4
      Cottage #481392vb
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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        • 3 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Cottage #888364vb
        10
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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          • 5 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Separate Toilet
          • Sleeps 12
          House #770571vb
          13
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            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (6 reviews)
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            • 3 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 6
            Cabin #748678vb
            6
            Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.8/5
              (13 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Cabin #3790852
              13
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                Exceptional! 5/5
                (9 reviews)
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                • 4 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 9
                House #301191vb
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                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                  • 5 BR
                  • 3 BA
                  • Sleeps 11
                  House #202553vb
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                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 4
                    Cottage #917424vb
                    2
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                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 3 BA
                      • Sleeps 8
                      House #427576vb
                      5
                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.3/5
                        (12 reviews)
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #916324
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                          • 4 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 14
                          House #4424139
                          Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 4 BR
                            • 3 BA
                            • Sleeps 10
                            Cottage #105576vb
                            1
                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (25 reviews)
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 5
                              Farmhouse #370987vb
                              25
                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (11 reviews)
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                                • 1 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Separate Toilet
                                • Sleeps 6
                                Cottage #3680126
                                11
                                Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  House #832554vb
                                  4
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
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                                    • 6 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 12
                                    Farmhouse #209826vb
                                    10
                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                      (7 reviews)
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 3 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      House #800532vb
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                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Cottage #4069092
                                        5
                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 3 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 8
                                          House #126929vb
                                          10
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 10
                                            House #685992vb
                                            16
                                            Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              House #4496447
                                              Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (13 reviews)
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                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                Cottage #194728vb
                                                13
                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                  (3 reviews)
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Cottage #3728429
                                                  3
                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 6 BR
                                                    • 4 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                    House #759583vb
                                                    1
                                                    Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
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                                                      House #4452708
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                        House #3900728
                                                        14
                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Apartment #4500475
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                                                            Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                            (5 reviews)
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                                                            • 4 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 8
                                                            House #290259
                                                            5
                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Cottage #724761vb
                                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 5
                                                                House #849445vb
                                                                4
                                                                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                  (10 reviews)
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                                                                  • 7 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                  • Sleeps 15
                                                                  House #163068vb
                                                                  10
                                                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                    (11 reviews)
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                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                    House #168950vb
                                                                    11
                                                                    Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Cottage #107751
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                                                                        • 5 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                                        Cabin #7065526
                                                                        4
                                                                        Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Cottage #583505vb
                                                                          1
                                                                          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (8 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 3
                                                                            House #239183vb
                                                                            8
                                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 11
                                                                              House #1010193vb
                                                                              1
                                                                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                House #387146
                                                                                3
                                                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (5 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Cabin #614568vb
                                                                                  5
                                                                                  Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Cottage #975133vb
                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Cottage #104766
                                                                                      3
                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                                        Cottage #4506725
                                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                                          Cottage #4481711
                                                                                          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            House #224649
                                                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                              (8 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Cottage #363503vb
                                                                                              8
                                                                                              Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                House #920438vb
                                                                                                3
                                                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  House #1008805vb
                                                                                                  Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    House #4487408
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      House #1034751vb
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