Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Boothbay Harbor

The ocean views and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Boothbay Harbor. This city's boating, seafood restaurants and whale watching draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Boothbay Harbor

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? You'll be sure to enjoy Boothbay Harbor for its boating and whale watching. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Boothbay Harbor a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Maine State Aquarium (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Boothbay Golf Course (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Boothbay Harbor

Travellers love Boothbay Harbor for its beautiful ocean views and beautiful gardens. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Boothbay Harbor is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fisherman's Memorial Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Barrett Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Cabbage Island (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Ovens Mouth Preserve (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Pemaquid Beach Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Boothbay Harbor

The nearest airport is in Wiscasset, ME (ISS), located 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is 15.3 mi (24.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Boothbay Harbor?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 371 holiday rentals near Boothbay Harbor. From 160 Houses to 150 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Boothbay Harbor is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Boothbay Harbor?

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 Boothbay Harbor:

  • West Boothbay Harbor: 108 holiday homes
  • New Harbor: 79 holiday homes
  • Pemaquid Point: 25 holiday homes
  • Round Pond: 34 holiday homes
  • Sebasco Estates: 15 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 Boothbay Harbor?

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

  • Maine State Aquarium: 1,000 holiday rentals
  • Boothbay Harbor Marina: 1,004 holiday rentals
  • Boothbay Railway Village: 999 holiday rentals
  • Barrett Park: 992 holiday rentals
  • Burnt Island Living Lighthouse: 996 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Boothbay Harbor 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 Boothbay Harbor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 160 Houses in Boothbay Harbor. Our other popular types of Boothbay Harbor holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 150 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 150 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 150 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 Boothbay Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Boothbay Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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