Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Rockport

Enjoy the museums and other features of Rockport. Renowned for its cafes, boating and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Rockport

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rockport a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Camden Snow Bowl (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Breakwater Vineyards (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockport

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rockport. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rockport Marine Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Merryspring Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Chickawaukie Pond (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Laite Memorial Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Camden Harbor Park and Amphitheatre (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Barrett's Cove Public Beach (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Rockport

Fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), the closest airport, located 8 mi (12.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Wiscasset, ME (ISS), which is 33 mi (53.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Rockport?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 414 holiday rentals near Rockport. From 211 Houses to 112 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rockport for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rockport?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rockport:

  • Glen Cove: 26 holiday homes
  • Waldoboro: 500 holiday homes
  • Tenants Harbor: 146 holiday homes
  • Main Street: 17 holiday homes
  • Searsport: 137 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rockport?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Rockport. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Andre the Seal Statue: 760 holiday rentals
  • Chickawaukee Lake: 743 holiday rentals
  • Samoset Resort Golf Course: 724 holiday rentals
  • Port Clyde Kayaks: 801 holiday rentals
  • Maine Sport Outfitters: 744 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rockport listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rockport?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 211 Houses in Rockport. Our other popular types of Rockport holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 112 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 112 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 112 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 28 holiday homes with pool available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.