beaches, ship captain's homes and historic colonial buildings.
A sophisticated coastal village and summer home to a president.
Captain Lord Mansion
Pleasant and Green Streets
T: +1 207 967-3141. 16 room b&b. US$ 195-
Meticulously restored 1812 Federal home, this romantic hotel
is located in Kennebunkport's historic residential area.
Greater Portland Area
Portland's cobblestoned Old Port, then take the Casco Ferry
to Peaks Island, an enclave favored by artists and creative
Inn on Peaks Island
33 Island Ave.
Peaks Island, ME
T: +1 207 766-5200. 7 rooms. US$ 199-
Recently under new ownership, the inn and restaurant is located
a 15 minute ferry ride from Portlands historic Old Port.
Rolling hills, artist retreats
and quaint coastal villages. It includes Camden, a popular
summer resort town.
Located in beautiful Penobscot Bay, Camden is a picture-perfect
harbour town with steep rocky cliffs, 18th century windjammers,
and a mountain backdrop. Drive 2.5 hours north of
Kennebunkport to reach it.
Inn at Sunrise Point
T: +1 207 236-7716. 3 guestrooms & 5 cottages b&b.
The Inn is an upscale shingle-style "cottage" b&b
owned by a travel book author. This romantic getaway sits
on 4 acres of lawn and rocky shore in a secluded area outside
bustling Camden. Guestrooms overlook the ocean.
-Down East & Acadia Region-
The easternmost part of Maine contains mysterious
off-shore islands and beautiful Acadia National Park. This
frontier region is located just north of Central Maine coastal
Mount Desert Island
Aristocrats, nature lovers and renowned paintersincluding
Thomas Cole and Frederic Edwin Churchsummered here.
John D. Rockerfeller donated 11,000 acres of his beloved
Maine retreat to the national park service.
Mt. Desert Island
By the 1880's Bar Harbor, a harbor town
surrounded by Acadia National Park on three
sides and the Atlantic Ocean on the fourth, had blossomed
into a summer social capitol. Today you'll find arts festivals,
restaurants and high-end boutique shops.
16 The Field
Bar Harbor, Maine
T: +1 207 288-9552. 10 room b&b. US$
Located in a peaceful garden setting, this
tastefully decorated 1885 Tudor house is just
a block away from bustling Main St. Some rooms have
terrraces with views overlooking Frenchman Bay.
Inn at Bay Ledge
150 Sand Point Road
Bar Harbor, Maine
T: +1 207 288-4204. 10 rooms. US$ 150-
Set on a wooded cliff a few miles outside
town, the inn includes a grand piano,
a private pebble beach, and tiered terraces with spectacular
views over Frenchman Bay.
-Katahdin-Moosehead Lake Region-
A magnificent pristine nature reigns here, beckoning
the sportsman and nature lover alike. This wooded inland region
includes Maine's tallest peak, Mt. Katahdin, and its largest
fresh water lake, Moosehead Lake.
The Lodge at
T: +1 207 695-4400. 9 rooms. US$ 250-
1917 Cape Cod Colonial with stunning views of Moose Lake.
The lodge's decor is rustic yet refined.