Category Archives: Southern Maine Coast Lodgings

Affordable Stay at Ogunquit Resort Motel

Giant Outdoor PoolFor an affordable coastal resort in one of Maine’s most popular beach towns, the Ogunquit Resort Motel has a lot to boast about. Ogunquit is renowned for its seaside setting, charming setting at Perkins Cove, beautiful sand beaches, and a bustling art and dining scene. Well, here is a lodging establishment that offers easy access to Ogunquit’s best, plus onsite resort amenities and impressive overnight rates. Continue reading Affordable Stay at Ogunquit Resort Motel

Affordable Southern Maine Getaways

Kennebunkport Maine InnThere’s no arguing that the Southern Maine coast is a beaut with coveted luxury inns, oceanfront cottage rentals, and beachfront resorts for a perfect vacation stay. With her white sandy beaches, scenic rugged coastline, intriguing boutiques and divine dining, it’s not hard to see why people make the Southern Maine coast their annual vacation destination. Despite her top of the line scenic allure, you can still find vast opportunities for affordable lodging in Southern Maine. Continue reading Affordable Southern Maine Getaways

Father’s Day Getaway Ideas to Maine

Kennebunkport Sailing ToursSadly, for dad, statistics indicate that mothers tend to get more gifts and gestures of appreciation of gratitude than fathers. We think it’s time to show dad how much we actually care, and prove that dad is more than a statistic.  What better way than trip to Maine to celebrate Father’s Day? From sailing the coast of Maine, teeing off with rolling forested landscapes, touring local Maine breweries, and lounging at the beach, Southern Maine is sure to appeal to dad. Continue reading Father’s Day Getaway Ideas to Maine

Southern Maine Company Outings

meeting_ballroom2010Looking for the perfect location to host a company outing or inspirational conference? It’s no secret that Maine is known as Vacationland, so it’s not a stretch to imagine the possibilities for a business retreat. Southern Maine is a great destination for business retreats not only to enjoy the great outdoors, but also to roll up your sleeves and get some work done while you’re at it! Companies surveying locations for a business retreat or conference event should consider a few things when determining Maine as the choice destination: expenses, travel and obviously, the fun part: staying an playing in Maine.  Continue reading Southern Maine Company Outings

Old Port Maine Hotel Guide

Old Port Portland Harbor
Portland Harbor

Despite the small parcel of land between Congress Street and Commercial near the Portland Harbor, there are a variety of lodgings and hotels in Old Port Maine. The Old Port, also known as the Old Port Exchange, encompasses Portland’s Art District and Portland Harbor. While there is much more to Portland than just the Old Port, it is perhaps what makes the city so well known and unique. This classic, historic district reflects an era gone by and is naturally an ideal location for a vacation stay or a day of touring Portland’s waterfront. Continue reading Old Port Maine Hotel Guide

Ogunquit Maine Hotels

Ogunquit BeachThe charming town of Ogunquit has a good reason why it’s name means Beautiful Place by the Sea. With long sandy beaches and coastal allure, this is the perfect vacation destination. Ogunquit offers a range of hotel lodgings for a lovely vacation stay in Maine.

From waterfront motels, ocean view resort spas to charming inns nestled in slow paced neighborhoods, you certainly won’t be short of choices for hotel stays in Ogunquit.

Say I Do in Southern Maine

Maine Wedding CeremonyWith inviting sandy beaches and manicured oceanfront landscapes, Southern Maine is the perfect site to host a beautiful wedding. Southern Maine wedding venues can range from an elegantly displayed coastal backdrop to luxuriously decorated reception halls, or wedding ceremonies on the beach. Your wedding in Southern Maine can exploit the natural beauty of the coast to give you a memorable wedding.

Not only is Southern Maine a perfect setting for a wedding, but it’s also an ideal location for a destination wedding. With two major airports, Portland’s Jet Port and Boston’s Logan Airport (only 45 minutes from the southern tip of Maine), the wedding party and guests can reach your wedding destination in Southern Maine with ease. Your guests may even be tempted to take a week long vacation for your wedding to check off big Maine tourist attractions from the list. Between the beach, sail boat tours, and coastal attractions, your guests are sure to be kept busy.

When compared to weddings in Cape Cod or New York City, wedding venues in Southern Maine are very inexpensive. You may be thinking a wedding in Southern Maine is too good to be true. It is! Hosting your wedding reception at a hotel or resort in Southern Maine is an ideal choice so guests don’t have to go far if they’re unfamiliar with the area.

Feel free to ask us for recommendations on wedding venues or tell us about your wedding in Southern Maine!

Visit Portsmouth New Hampshire

If you’re visiting Southern Maine for vacation, you should also stop by Portsmouth New Hampshire. Downtown Portsmouth is historic with cobblestone streets and brick sidewalks leading to a tremendous selection of boutique shops, restaurants, and brew pubs. Many restaurants feature waterfront decks. If you want more river and ocean views, take a ride on the Isle of Shoals Steamboat Co. to tour Portsmouth Harbor and the outlying islands – the Isles of Shoals Islands themselves are steep in seafaring history. The islands in Portsmouth Harbor have been hotly debated between Maine and New Hampshire; in fact the Portsmouth Naval Base is technically in Maine – so the Pine Tree State won that one from the Granite State.Portsmouth Waterfront

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