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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! 4.8/5
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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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        • 5 BR
        • 2 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 12
        House #770571vb
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          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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          • 3 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 6
          Cabin #748678vb
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            Excellent! 4.7/5
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Cabin #3790852
            10
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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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                Exceptional! 5/5
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                • 4 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Sleeps 9
                House #301191vb
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                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Separate Toilet
                  • Sleeps 5
                  Farmhouse #370987vb
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                    Excellent! 4.5/5
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                    • 3 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Sleeps 8
                    House #832554vb
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                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Cottage #3680126
                      11
                      Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                        Exceptional! 5/5
                        (9 reviews)
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                        • 5 BR
                        • 3 BA
                        • Sleeps 11
                        House #202553vb
                        9
                        Viewed 92 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 3 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Separate Toilet
                          • Sleeps 5
                          House #849445vb
                          4
                            Excellent! 4.3/5
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Apartment #916324
                            12
                            Viewed 32 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 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                (4 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 3 BA
                                • Sleeps 8
                                House #427576vb
                                4
                                Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (7 reviews)
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                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 3 BA
                                  • Sleeps 8
                                  House #800532vb
                                  7
                                  Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (1 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Cottage #917424vb
                                    1
                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
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                                      • 4 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Separate Toilet
                                      • Sleeps 14
                                      House #4424139
                                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                        (10 reviews)
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        House #126929vb
                                        10
                                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                          • 6 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 12
                                          Farmhouse #209826vb
                                          9
                                          Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 3 BA
                                            • Sleeps 10
                                            House #685992vb
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                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Cottage #194728vb
                                              13
                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                Cottage #105576vb
                                                1
                                                Viewed 26 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 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 6 BR
                                                    • 4 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                    House #759583vb
                                                    1
                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
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                                                      House #4452708
                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                        (14 reviews)
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                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                        House #3900728
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                                                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          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
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                            Cottage #724761vb
                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                              (10 reviews)
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                                                              • 7 BR
                                                              • 3 BA
                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                              • Sleeps 15
                                                              House #163068vb
                                                              10
                                                              Viewed 22 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 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Cottage #107751
                                                                  9
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (4 reviews)
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                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                    Cabin #7065526
                                                                    4
                                                                    Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      House #4496447
                                                                      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Apartment #4500475
                                                                        Viewed 35 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 16 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 11
                                                                            House #1010193vb
                                                                            Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Cottage #104766
                                                                              3
                                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                House #920438vb
                                                                                3
                                                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Cottage #975133vb
                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                    Cottage #4481711
                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Cottage #4506725
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                                                                                        • 2 BA
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                                                                                        House #4487408
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                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
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                                                                                          House #1034751vb
                                                                                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            House #1008805vb
                                                                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                                              • Sleeps 10
                                                                                              House #4438354
                                                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                Farmhouse #916585vb
                                                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #811873vb
                                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Cottage #784316vb
                                                                                                    2
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (9 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 5 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                      House #448375vb
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                                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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