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Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Georgetown, Maine, USA your home away from home

Georgetown Island lies between the Sheepscot and Kennebec Rivers on the Gulf of Maine. The first white settler in the area was John Parker, who purchased land from Chief Mowhotiwormet in 1649. Today the area is home to boat builders, fishermen, artists and retirees and is linked to the mainland by a bridge.

Things to Do in Georgetown, Maine

Maine is a delightful state for birdwatching, walking, cycling, fishing and enjoying the wildlife along this beautiful coastline. Georgetown is particularly noted as a good site for birdspotting. The area has pristine sandy beaches and trails for walking. The historic lighthouses are well worth a visit and some are open for the public to climb. Visitors will find many water-based activities around the island. Take a boat trip, go fishing, sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, swimming, shopping, antiquing and kayaking from your Georgetown holiday home. There are several golf courses in the area. For a treat, visit one of the Lobster wharfs where the local lobsters are brought ashore. Enjoy a fresh lobster dinner right on the waterside while watching the fishermen unload their catch.

Places to Visit Around Georgetown, Maine

Georgetown Island has retained its quiet charm and character. Local attractions include the Robinhood Marine Center and Georgetown Pottery with its handcrafted pottery and porcelain produced by local craftspeople. Visit Boothbay Harbor or the Maine Maritime Museum with artifacts dating back to 1607. You can sample a fresh lobster roll right on the dock at Five Islands. Reid State Park is on the doorstep for those staying in Georgetown holiday rentals. It is famous for its uncrowded sandy beaches and rocky cliffs. The city of Bath is a pleasant 20 minute drive away and has delightful small shops, restaurants and attractions.

Weather in Georgetown, Maine

Georgetown holiday rentals in Maine, New England enjoy warm damp summers and very cold snowy winters. Average daytime highs in July reach 26°C (79°F) dropping to around 15°C (59°F) overnight. From December to April temperatures remain frequently below freezing, from -1 to -11°C (30 to 12°F) in January. The area has precipitation all year round which turns to snow in the colder months.

Travel to Georgetown, Maine

The nearest international airport to holiday rentals in Georgetown, Maine is Portland International (PWM) Jetport. It handles both domestic and international flights and is about 48 miles away. The best way to reach Georgetown is by hiring a car from the airport and driving along the I-295 which takes about an hour. Augusta State (AUG) Airport is slightly closer to Georgetown and handles domestic flights which connect to major airport hubs in the US. Logan International (BOS) Airport in Boston is approximately 149 miles away.

    Exceptional! 5/5
    (9 reviews)
    avg/night
    • 2 BR
    • 2 BA
    • Sleeps 5
    House #914110vb
    9
    Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
      (19 reviews)
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      • 4 BR
      • 3 BA
      • Sleeps 8
      Cottage #668910vb
      19
      Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
        (13 reviews)
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        • 3 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 6
        Cottage #726332vb
        13
        Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
          Exceptional! 5/5
          (22 reviews)
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          • 3 BR
          • 3 BA
          • Sleeps 6
          House #333233vb
          22
          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.9/5
            (14 reviews)
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            • 4 BR
            • 3 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 16
            House #231103
            14
            Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (19 reviews)
              avg/night
              • 2 BR
              • 2 BA
              • Sleeps 5
              House #441738vb
              19
              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (5 reviews)
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                • 3 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 6
                Cottage #824406vb
                5
                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                  Excellent! 4.7/5
                  (6 reviews)
                  avg/night
                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 6
                  Cottage #3515955
                  6
                  Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                    (7 reviews)
                    avg/night
                    • 4 BR
                    • 2 BA
                    • Sleeps 8
                    House #3985774
                    7
                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (8 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      • 2 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 8
                      Cottage #692463vb
                      8
                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                        (31 reviews)
                        avg/night
                        • 2 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Cottage #100693
                        31
                        Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                          (8 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 2 BR
                          • 1 BA
                          • Sleeps 6
                          Cottage #316689
                          8
                          Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.5/5
                            (8 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 3 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 8
                            House #111073
                            8
                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                              (9 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Separate Toilet
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Cabin #229559
                              9
                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                (8 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                House #337560vb
                                8
                                Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 4 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Separate Toilet
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  House #1001230vb
                                  3
                                  Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (5 reviews)
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Separate Toilet
                                    • Sleeps 9
                                    House #494416vb
                                    5
                                    Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                      (18 reviews)
                                      avg/night
                                      • 1 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Studio #106451
                                      18
                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 10
                                        House #316239
                                        3
                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Cottage #4209698
                                          1
                                          Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (6 reviews)
                                            avg/night
                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            Cottage #159262
                                            6
                                            Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
                                              (9 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 3
                                              Cottage #239083
                                              9
                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                House #4142270
                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 5 BR
                                                  • 2 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                  Cottage #568314vb
                                                  1
                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Cabin #4202504
                                                    2
                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 10
                                                      Cottage #296716vb
                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                        • 2 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                        Cottage #802746vb
                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                          (6 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                          • Sleeps 3
                                                          Cottage #4154449
                                                          6
                                                          Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                            (4 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 9
                                                            House #114196
                                                            4
                                                            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                              (5 reviews)
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                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                              Cottage #4190299
                                                              5
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Chalet #302197vb
                                                                Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Cottage #4334945
                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                    Cottage #1015453vb
                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                      (5 reviews)
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Cottage #315749
                                                                      5
                                                                      Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                        (6 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                        • Sleeps 7
                                                                        Cottage #114297
                                                                        6
                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                          (7 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #3518021
                                                                          7
                                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                            Cottage #3955584
                                                                            2
                                                                            Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                              Cottage #4135130
                                                                              1
                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                                                House #734649vb
                                                                                Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (9 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Cabin #835322vb
                                                                                  9
                                                                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Cottage #215230
                                                                                    3
                                                                                    Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                      (4 reviews)
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Cottage #128943
                                                                                      4
                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                        (4 reviews)
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                                                        House #557791vb
                                                                                        4
                                                                                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                          (9 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                                          Cabin #774835vb
                                                                                          9
                                                                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilets
                                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                                            Cottage #4362819
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                                                              Cottage #174285vb
                                                                                              1
                                                                                              Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 9
                                                                                                House #113495
                                                                                                3
                                                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 4 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #876341vb
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                    House #4016761
                                                                                                    3
                                                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                      (7 reviews)
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                      House #137962
                                                                                                      7
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