New England beach and ocean resorts range from the dunes of Cape Cod to the lighthouses of Maine to the green islands of Lake Champlain
New England beach resorts and oceanfront hotels express the variety of New England's waterfront beauties. Ocean resorts in Maine
favor the state's rocky coast and jagged peninsulas and lighthouses; beach resorts in Cape Cod, Massachusetts
, are hard by grassy dunes; luxury resorts also pamper guests on the ocean beaches of Connecticut
, New Hampshire
, and Rhode Island
A weekend getaway or longer beach or ocean vacation trip can be a dream at New England resorts, where guests find waterfront lodging, white-glove service, and great dining. Add to that spa service, Jacuzzis, charter fishing, or golf, depending on the location. This is where romance is kindled and families come to play.
1525 Boston Post Road
Westbrook, CT, 06498
Historic ambiance and contemporary amenities just steps from the beach.
It seems like some of our best memories happened around water: Swimming Lessons in the Pool, Overnight Camp at the Lake, Vacations with Family Along the Shore. Well, Water’s Edge Resort & Spa is on the water and it’s where Connecticut goes to find the shore. With 20 acres of beachfront property overlooking the Long Island Sound, Water’s Edge features 170 spacious guestrooms, award winning dining with the best views around, and on-site shopping at The Shops at Water’s Edge. Come see why we’ve been welcoming back families and visitors for decades.
65 Atlantic Avenue
Misquamicut, RI, 02891
Relax by the sea with all the amenities
Set on seven miles of sandy beach and just steps away from the Atlantic Ocean this charming resort is within easy reach of shops, restaurants, and such popular attractions as Watch Hill, Block Island and Mystic, Connecticut while golf, theater, kids attractions, wineries and the casinos are all within a 20 mile drive. Guestrooms sport new furnishings and bathrooms and king, queen or double beds and feature flat screen cable television, refrigerator, microwave, and free Wi-Fi. Enjoy full service oceanfront dining for breakfast, lunch or dinner at The Kitchen with a full bar and fresh local seafood and traditional American cuisine. This is great vacation fun by the sea with all the amenities.
Two Luxurious Locations
Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, MA, 02539
Experience World Class Beaches on Your Vacation
The Nantucket Hotel is an all-season Resort in downtown Nantucket near beaches, shops, and restaurants. We feature hotel rooms and 1-3 bedroom suites and cottages, on-site dining, and complimentary, seasonal shuttle service to nearby beaches. Also complimentary: Children’s Programs; The Nantucket Club fitness and spa facility; heated pools, Concierge Services; and shuttle transportation to/from the ferries.
Winnetu Oceanside Resort is the only Resort at South Beach, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard and features studios, 1-4 bedroom suites, and cottages. We offer complimentary shuttles to Edgartown, heated pools, fitness center, tennis, yoga classes, and life-size chess. Also available: massages, bike rentals, and ocean-view Lure Grill.
Plan your beach getaway at both The Nantucket and Winnetu Oceanside Resort and we will transport you door-to-door between the islands.
2907 Main Street (Route 6A)
Brewster, MA, 02631
The sea is calling and this history-rich resort has the answer
This luxurious and historic resort and hotel is located in Brewster, Massachusetts, along the "Cultural Corridor" of Cape Cod with stunning natural beauty and spectacular amenities. Ninety beachside guestrooms and two or three-bedroom villas feature Cape Cod interiors and modern conveniences. The recently renovated Mansion has indoor and outdoor pools, tennis courts and the Cape Cod Bike Trail as well as a cardio/weight room and fitness studio, even a spa treatment room. Across the way at the Villages, you can enjoy a Nicklaus designed golf course, eleven tennis courts, four pools, two fitness centers, a basketball court, picnic area and toddler playground. Savor enchanting sunsets and endless walks on the private beach. That’s one magnificent resort, two waterfront sites and views of Cape Cod Bay that take your breath away.
123 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
Find Waterfront Resort Vacationing at Its Finest at the Bar Harbor Regency
The Bar Harbor Regency Hotel offers deluxe oceanfront accommodations featuring more than 278 luxurious rooms and penthouse suites, many of which showcase spectacular views of the ocean and offshore islands. With three distinct dining areas and numerous on-site activities situated on our beautiful grounds, you will enjoy the accommodations of a first-rate resort hotel. Relax in our ocean-side pool as you enjoy an afternoon sandwich and cocktail from our Splash Pool Bar, or enjoy a traditional Maine dinner at Stewman’s Lobster Pound and new for summer 2012, La Bella Vita Ristorante! The Bar Harbor Regency will exceed your Maine vacation expectations and is especially perfect for luxury lodging and a romantic place to stay on a weekend getaway. Enjoy the oceanfront views of Maine at the Bar Harbor Regency Hotel.
88 Grandview Avenue
Boothbay Harbor, ME, 04538
The quintessential Maine vacation resort experience, the Spruce Point Inn offers modern day travelers a chance to experience the simple, carefree elegance of times gone by. Minutes from bustling Boothbay Harbor, the resort occupies a secluded peninsula on the rocky coast of Maine. Lobster boats and windjammers ply their trade in cool ocean waters, while guests relax by the resort's saltwater or heated freshwater pool, play croquet and tennis, get lost in a book or enjoy fine cuisine prepared by the inn's award-winning chef. Choose from a variety of lodging possibilities: the historic waterfront inn, charmingly restored summer cottages, contemporary lodges and woodland condominiums. Experience a relaxing place to stay with family or on a romantic weekend getaway while enjoying the natural beauty of our surroundings and our ongoing commitment
Mid-Coast Maine on Casco Bay
Sebasco Estates, ME, 04565
Sebasco Harbor Resort means relaxation and rejuvenation
A vacation on the New England coast should be about relaxation and rejuvenation. And that's what you'll find at Sebasco Harbor Resort. We feature all sorts of outdoor activities to help you unwind. Take a dip in our salt water pool, or just relax beside it. Try our nine-hole golf course. Our 510-yard Par 5 finishing hole is considered especially challenging. Join the morning yoga class, popular with all ages. Enjoy a game of tennis. Play croquet on our lawn. For something less active, plan for an afternoon at our Fairwinds spa. Our signature Swedish massage will ease muscle tension and clear your mind. With all spa treatments, you're welcome to use our hot tub or relaxation deck, which offer spectacular views of Casco Bay.
One South Street, On the Waterfront
Hyannis, MA, 02601
The quintessential New England Waterfront Inn & Getaway
Enjoy distinctive waterfront lodging on Hyannis Harbor with Classic Cape Cod views. We are located just steps away from island ferries, harbor and sunset cruises, the Cape Cod Train, Main Street and fantastic waterfront restaurants. Our guests enjoy easy access to such area attractions as the Summer theatre, whale watches, golf courses, the Cape Cod National Seashore and more. We look forward to making your visit to Cape Cod a most memorable one. Our team will gladly answer all your questions; make reservations for restaurants, Island Ferries, whale watching and a host of other activities. They will share with you a perfect restaurant for any occasion or the best beach to watch a sunset. In essence, we are here for you.
Anchor In has been awarded a Three Diamond Rating from AAA for the last twenty consecutive years.
543 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA, 02657
At the center of Provincetown fun
At Surfside Hotel & Suites, the ever-rolling sound of waves will rock you to sleep. We're located along tranquil Cape Cod Bay, so close to the shore the patios overlook the beach. Swim, sunbathe, fish, or just unwind on our private stretch of coastline. Or lounge by our heated outdoor saltwater pool, with a cool drink served to you poolside from our Lighthouse Bar. Stroll Commercial Street, the quaint resort town's main thoroughfare, and stop in one of the many great restaurants for a lobster dinner. In the evening relax by the firepit on the sky-lit patio. Or head to one of the Provincetown nightclubs and dance the night away. And for a bit of ocean adventure, make a whale watch cruise part of your vacation.
65 Ridge Road
Newport, RI, 02840
Stylish lodging for your Newport vacation
Here is Newport style and relaxed grace in a unique resort setting. One and two-bedroom suites offer spectacular views of Narragansett Bay with king-sized beds, flat screen TV with cable & DVD player, separate dining area with mini-kitchen, wet bar, Jacuzzi tub and your own private deck or balcony with ocean views. Most suites also include gas fireplaces and complimentary Wi-Fi. The solarium swimming pool and spa has sliding glass doors, an outside deck, and retractable roof for sunbathing. Common areas include washers and dryers, outdoor grills and a picnic area along with tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, a horseshoe pit and a seasonal restaurant next door. Sailboat charters are available seasonally and you’re just minutes from shops, nightlife, the beach, famous mansions, museums, and Newport's magnificent waterfront.
80 Beach Avenue
Kennebunk Beach, ME, 04046
Kennebunkport’s Premier Beachfront Address
Oceanfront Inn directly on quiet section of Maine’s Kennebunk Beach. The only Kennebunk Inn directly on the Beach! Walk to Kennebunkport’s Famous Dock Square shops, boutiques and restaurants. Sea kayaking, lobster boat tours, whale watching, fabulous sunrises and sunsets from your room! Surfing, wake boarding and kayaking right out your door. Ocean view Hot Tub. Bicycles. The Seaside Inn is open year round and includes breakfast daily in the 1850 Boat House. Great values with our special Off-Season Packages in our Oceanfront Inn. View live beach cam on our web site. 9th Generation Family Innkeepers since 1667. Kennebunkport’s premier beachfront address. A memorable location, place to stay and experience directly on the beach. Maine Environmental Leader award.
150 Warren Avenue (Rte. 3-A)
Plymouth, MA, 02360
That joyful splash you heard just might be you
This beachfront destination features a scenic walk to Plymouth Long Beach, an unspoiled shoreline within sight of Plymouth Harbor. Sixty-two non smoking rooms offer refrigerator, satellite TV w/free HBO, complimentary continental breakfast and free high-speed internet access. Two bedroom luxury apartments sleep up to four and feature two balconies facing the ocean, pool and Eel River preserve. Amenities include living room/dining area, fully equipped kitchen, master bedroom, a second bedroom and bath. Handicapped-accessible rooms and assistive listening devices are available and children six years and younger stay free. There’s a business center and coffee shop, indoor and outdoor pools and nearby golf, fishing, whale watching, antiquing and endless Cape Cod fun. Plan your wedding, rehearsal dinner, shower or sit down dinner for up to 60.The views are terrific.
134 Acapesket Road
East Falmouth, MA, 02536
The ocean calls and Green Harbor answers
This Cape Cod waterfront lodging features comfortable accommodations, modern amenities and lots of activities for the whole family including a private boating beach with ramp and dock, free use of rowboats and paddleboats, heated outdoor pool, barbecue grills all set on a beautiful ocean inlet. Nearby are popular local attractions including Plymouth Rock, the Martha’s Vineyard Ferry, sun- drenched sandy beaches, outstanding golf courses, and just the best Cape Cod fishing. There’s whale watching and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute for some out of the ordinary vacation fun. All waterfront rentals feature a slider to a balcony or patio. Each waterfront guest room is heated and air conditioned with private bath, tub and shower, cable TV, microwave, refrigerator and coffee maker, and free high-speed wireless Internet access.
55 West Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04605
A Place to Stay on the Ocean in Downtown Bar Harbor
Located in lovely downtown Bar Harbor, ME, and just moments away from Acadia National Park, the Harborside Hotel & Marina offers breathtaking views of Frenchman's Bay. The Harborside is moments away from the Maine Coastline and offers the finest guest accommodations and unsurpassed hospitality for a beach resort. The Harborside Hotel is the perfect lodging destination for family vacations, romantic getaways, weddings, and business conferences. The hotel has 187 deluxe guest rooms and suites. Each room includes a semi private balcony, luxurious linens and your choice of king or two double beds. Our deluxe guest rooms have the added features of marble bathrooms, flat panel televisions and the finest amenities available. For the utmost in superior accommodations, The Harborside Hotel & Marina offers deluxe studios, and one, two, and three bedroom suites.
25 Spray Rock Road
Providence, Newport, Westerly, RI and Fall River, RI, 02891
Relax Among Many Amenities, With Beach and Ocean at Hand
The ocean lies at the heart of the Weekapaug Inn. Constructed in 1899, the original inn was damaged during the Hurricane of 1938. The current building was built in 1939 and looks out over Quanochontaug Pond (a tidal inlet) to the Atlantic Ocean. Weekapaug Beach is two miles of private sand and sea. The Bathhouse there, boasts a concession counter, fresh beach towels, chairs and umbrellas. Inn guests can arrive before check-in time and hang out on the beach, or extend a stay by using the Bathhouse and beach after check out. The inn’s boat house provides paddle boards, kayaks, rowboats, and several different kinds of sailboats, the use of which are free to inn guests.
23 Wharf Lane
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Excite the senses at this Ogunquit lodging
New England’s majesty and the south coast of Maine bring you the sights, sounds and smells of the Atlantic at this affordable motel with elegant Ogunquit touches. Located across from Ogunquit River Beach are superior lodgings set amongst the beautifully landscaped property. Rooms are spacious, with modern amenities, private baths, cable TV, DVD/VCR, free Wi-Fi and refrigerators. There are two suites and eight units with efficiency kitchens making it perfect for families, groups or an extended stay. Relax on the lawn and at the heated pool and start your day with continental breakfast served on the wraparound porch with its welcoming ocean view. Walk Ogunquit beach along the Marginal Way, find Perkins Cove, village shops, restaurants and movie theatres, or ride one of Ogunquit's trolleys to wherever the mood takes you.
62 Beachmere Place
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Relax at an Oceanside Lodging Aside Absolute Natural Beauty
When a waterfront lodging places you just steps away from a famous and beloved oceanside walk – in this case, the Marginal Way in Ogunquit – you know you have hit upon the ideal place for beach and ocean vacation. Besides its thrilling location along a southern Maine beach, The Beachmere Inn amply fulfills the “resort” part of the promise. Luxury guest rooms and suites bathe you in beautiful surroundings with pleasures like fireplaces and private balconies or patios. Let your body be healthfully soaked and kneaded at the Inn’s hot tub, sauna, massage rooms, and exercise room. The Inn’s Blue Bistro has windows looking out over the ocean and, in summer, outdoor lunch on the rotunda – taking you closer to Maine coastal views that are the envy of oceanfront resorts anywhere on Earth.
329 South Shore Drive
South Yarmouth, MA, 02664
Escape to the Oceanfront Hotels of the Cape
Situated on Nantucket Sound, guests of the Ocean Club on Smuggler's Beach will enjoy the sights and sounds of the beach in the summertime and the beauty of the Cape in the off-seasons, when the crowds are less but the scenery and attractions hold a different charm altogether. The Ocean Club is right on beautiful Smuggler's Beach with a private white sand beach for swimming, sunning and walking. And, it's adjacent to the sparkling Bass River, a popular yachting and sailing area. Located in on the waterfront in the heart of Cape Cod, the property is convenient to all of the area attractions and is near ferry connections to the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. The resort also offers many amenities, including a glass-enclosed indoor pool and spa with retractable roof, wind-screened sun deck, exercise room with sauna, picnic area with gas grills, activities center, guest laundry, and complimentary reading library and movie rentals. It's the perfect Cape Cod Vacation!
94 West Wharf Road
Madison, CT, 06443
Elegant lodgings on the Connecticut shore
This elegant beach resort on the Connecticut shoreline is a 2014 winner of TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence. With easy access by train or just a two-hour drive from New York City and Boston you can enjoy resort-style amenities with a full service day spa and fitness center. Thirty-two elegant rooms feature private balconies, luxurious bedding and linens, refrigerators and coffeemakers, fireplaces and complimentary Wi-Fi. In many rooms you’ll find high-speed Internet access and flat screen TV with cable. Savor breakfast, lunch and dinner inside or on the porch at the Wharf Restaurant and an extensive wine list and great views at the Port bar. Great shopping is nearby, so is golf, boats to charter, historic sites, and state parks to explore and a weekly film and music festival under the stars.
551 Thames Street
Newport, RI, 02840
Picture perfect in the heart of downtown Newport
Newport’s charm, history and scenery are all in play at this waterfront property in the heart of downtown Newport. Set on seven sprawling acres the resort offers a relaxing escape with distinct New England-style architecture and a postcard-perfect location. You’ll find spacious one and two-bedroom/bathroom suites that sleep up to six, beautifully decorated with fine furnishings and modern conveniences perfect for a couple or an entire family. Extras touches include fireplace, washer/dryer, VCR, decks with water views, large living room, master bedroom w/king bed, partial kitchen, coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave, Wi-Fi, and flat screen TV. Most units have water views. There’s tennis on lighted courts, a health club and nearby, the Mansions on Bellevue Avenue, golf, sailing, and sightseeing before you head out for an evening on this magnificent town.
1 Lighthouse Inn Road
West Dennis, MA, 02670
Refreshing Ocean Breezes to Rejuvenate Your Spirit
Picturesquely situated along the shoreline of Nantucket Sound, The Lighthouse Inn provides complete seclusion and relaxation with the convenience of a location central to all points of interest. An oceanfront, country inn complex located on nine secluded acres, we offer a wide selection of accommodations in cottages with fireplaces, Cape-style houses with guest rooms, individual suites, and rooms in the Main House. Enjoy our private sandy beach, outdoor heated pool and tennis. Stroll along a mile of sandy beach at the adjacent West Dennis Beach. However long your stay, you will find a friendly, caring staff to help make your visit memorable. For your next vacation, experience the rejuvenating spirit of the ocean at The Lighthouse Inn.
31 Dunes Road
Edgartown, MA, 02539
The Only Resort at South Beach, Martha’s Vineyard
The Winnetu Oceanside Resort is the only Resort at South Beach, Edgartown, Martha’s Vineyard and features studios, 1-4 bedroom suites and cottages with kitchenettes, and 3-5 bedroom private home rentals. We offer complimentary shuttles to Edgartown; heated pools; a fitness center; tennis; yoga classes; life-size chess; Concierge Services; Children’s Programs; antique fire truck rides; and a private path to South Beach. Also available: massages, bike rentals, and family friendly dining in our ocean-view restaurant, The Dunes – with an outdoor deck and fire pit. Book our Two-Island Adventure Trip. Plan a beach getaway at the Winnetu Oceanside Resort and a stay at our sister property in downtown Nantucket, The Nantucket Hotel. We will transport you door-to-door between the islands and our Resorts.
74 South Main Street
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Hospitality and Luxury Nearby Perfect Sandy Beaches
Meadowmere Resort and Hotel is ideally located to offer guests an unforgettable vacation on Maine’s South Coast -- a place of sandy beaches; rocky cliffs; classic New England lighthouses; and lively seaside fun like shopping, ice cream, lobster, and summer fireworks. Located in the beachside town of Ogunquit, the Meadowmere provides easy access to other nearby Maine favorites, like Kennebunkport, the antique shops of Wells, York Beach, and shopping in Kittery.
With a AAA 3-Diamond rating, Meadowmere Resort pampers vacationers and family groups with conveniences like wireless Internet access; smoke-free rooms with individual temperature control, voice mail, and cable TV; and luxuries like heated pools, Jacuzzis, a fitness center and spa treatments, all on the delightful property you would expect of an Environmental Leader Hotel.
50 West Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
Bar Harbor's newest luxury boutique hotel on the prime corner of West and Main Street in Downtown Bar Harbor
In the quaint, seaside village of Bar Harbor, Maine overlooking the waterfront sits the all new West Street Hotel on the corner of West and Main. The West Street Hotel is a deluxe boutique hotel with magnificent ocean and harbor views, featuring a rooftop pool offering panoramic views of Frenchman's Bay, the outer islands, and Acadia National Park. Paddy’s Irish Pub & Restaurant features signature dishes inspired by classic Irish-American cuisine, with imported wood from Ireland combined with authentic décor and design. Our guests are privileged with access to the historic Bar Harbor Club, Maine’s most scenic private club. Relax after the beach this summer with family and friends at water’s edge, indulge in The Spa or fitness center, Play a game of tennis, cool off in the oceanfront pool, or soak in the views from the oceanside hot tub at sunset. Whether you’re on a vacation with kids or a romantic couple’s weekend, there are things to do for everyone.
119 Eden Street
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
An ocean view from every room!
Located on twelve waterfront acres in Bar Harbor the Atlantic Oceanside Hotel & Conference Center provides quality lodging at affordable rates. Among our many amenities are a large indoor swimming pool, heated outdoor pool, and pebble beach - all recently renovated to better serve our guests. Every room at the hotel has an ocean view and many feature patios or balconies. Guests also have access to full spa facilities at the Bar Harbor Inn, as well as our wonderful on-site Bistro. For a great family adventure nature boat cruises leave from our own pier. Open year round the hotel is convenient to Acadia National park and Bar Harbor’s fine restaurants, shops and attractions. We are experts at accommodating groups and special functions.
95 Ocean Avenue
Kennebunkport, ME, 04046
There are oceans and beaches and then there’s Maine
For more than a century, this resort has welcomed guests with history, casual elegance and modern comforts. Lodging packages offer great value and amenities in two settings. The Carriage House features rooms and suites with air conditioning, cable television, Wi-Fi, Jacuzzi, four-poster beds, and gas-burning stoves. Rooms and suites in the Portside Lodge also offer living rooms, a private balcony or patio, refrigerator and coffee maker. Enjoy the unique flavors of Maine in food from the farm and sea in two restaurants and an intimate pub. Discover nearby beaches, boutiques and galleries; go salt-water fishing, sailing, or play golf. Savor the scenery while walking, biking or venture out to sea to fish or whale watch. The resort even has scenic sails and fishing charters departing from our on-site marina. This is a Maine waterfront resort as it was meant to be. Nonantum is open seasonally, mid-April to mid-December.
135 Beach Street
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Everything You Want in a Maine Resort Vacation
An oceanside vacation on the south coast of Maine is a dream for people who enjoy sand, surf, sunbathing and vast ocean views. Adding the element of proximity to the legendary beach town of Ogunquit raises the stakes; the town is loved for its shopping, dining, beach events, and summer fireworks. The Norseman Resort gets its guests ready for a day on the property, on the beach, or in town with comfortable rooms and suites, sleeping and sitting areas, luxurious bathrooms, easy access to laundry for those sandy swimsuits, and decks just for lounging and gazing out at the or the Ogunquit River. Hop on a trolley into town or take it slow and bask in the property’s own heated swimming pool, sauna, and exercise room.
70 Winnapaug Road
Misquamicut, RI, 02891
The sea beckons and this boutique resort delivers
Rhode Island’s southern shore is prime New England beachfront. And you’ll enjoy all of it, along with comfortable accommodations and great service at Breezeway Resort - an affordable, family owned lodging recently awarded "Best Boutique Motel" by Yankee Magazine. Choose from our guestrooms, suites, villas and cottages with décor inspired by Pottery Barn, LL Bean and Restoration Hardware. Complimentary continental breakfast is yours each morning. Take your beach bag filled with fluffy beach towels to our own private beach or to the swimming pool. You’ll receive beach and resort parking passes and resort bicycles to enjoy the Misquamicut, Westerly and Watch Hill area where the livin’ is easy. ADA accessible areas and accommodations are available.
208 Ocean Avenue
Kennebunkport, ME, 04046
The sea and so much more at this distinctive Maine Coast Resort
Set on a point of land with a 180-degree ocean panorama, this historic resort is a five-minute drive from Dock Square. You’re near beautiful beaches, lighthouses and boat trips as well as boutiques, restaurants, museums and myriad Maine adventures. Rooms and suites afford luxuries and amenities from Victorian seaside elegance and rich architectural details to retreat-like allure. The Club House Lounge features a stone fireplace, classic billiard table, and turn-of-the-century bar. There’s a heated pool with daytime dining and cocktail service on the patio; yoga on the lawn; complimentary bicycles and a shuttle for rides into town. Savor water view dining at the Ocean restaurant. Enjoy the many other resort pleasures or simply gaze oceanward gaze from the porch or lawn.
588 Wentworth Road
New Castle, NH, 03854
Even the Tide Returns Twice a Day!
Since 1874, Wentworth by the Sea has stood as a landmark hotel commanding stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean, Isles of Shoals, and the Piscataqua River. Reopened in 2003 as a premier Marriott Hotel & Spa after a massive renovation, the waterfront hotel – a AAA Four-Diamond lodging - is located just minutes from historic downtown Portsmouth and the Kittery outlets; an hour north of Boston, and close to beautiful parks, beaches, and seacoast attractions. Wentworth by the Sea offers 161 guest rooms and suites, most with ocean or harbor views. Meetings, conferences, and social activities take place in the Grand Ballroom, two-full service restaurants, and historic gardens. An outdoor pool complements a full service spa.
95 Chase Avenue
Dennisport, MA, 02639
Just a step from your own private beach
Set on the shores of Nantucket Sound in Dennisport are more than 400 feet of beautiful private beach and the perfect setting for a mid-Cape escape. Most of the 76 units at this year round resort - including studios and one & two bedroom suites - feature ocean views, a gas fireplace, and all include an efficiency-sized kitchen and wireless internet service. Guests step from their doorstep to the beach, indoor and outdoor pools, a fitness center and a seven-hole putting green. On site in summer are a bevy of great children’s activities with a wide variety of family activities in the surrounding local area. Name you fun – the ocean, the pool, great shopping, interesting museums, go-karts, ice cream, lobster rolls or golf - it’s all here awaiting your arrival.
1 Bluff Avenue
Watch Hill, RI, 02891
Oceanside elegance with centuries old tradition
Immerse yourself in quiet luxury at the Ocean House, one of New England's last iconic seaside resorts. Natural beauty and rich heritage have drawn families here for centuries.
Set on the bluffs of Watch Hill, Rhode Island, this elegant beachfront resort is resplendent with ocean views. Porches and terraces, sweeping grounds, and a private beach with cabana service invite you to relax and explore. Legendary experiences are infused with traditions past, unfaltering attention to detail and uncompromising personal service. Pampered pleasures include OH! Spa, five restaurants including Seasons that serve delectable farm-to-table cuisine, and a myriad of daily resort activities. Friday Night Clambakes are held on the beach from July through Labor Day Weekend - a true quintessential New England experience not to miss!
34 Ocean Avenue
Scarborough, ME, 04074
Golden memories can be made at this ocean resort
Treasure can be found everywhere at the Higgins Beach Inn, 15 minutes from Portland on Maine’s spectacular coast. There’s an actual shipwreck on the white-sand shores of Higgins Beach, mere feet away from the inn. But maybe treasure is the sand dollar your kids will find at the beach, one of Maine’s finest. It might be sleeping late in your room (worth your weight in gold), eating a smoked local seafood platter at the Shade restaurant or going for a sunset stroll by the Atlantic. If it’s memories you treasure, create some here: Learn to ocean surf, go for a sail in the calm waters of nearby Sebago Lake, take the family for a fun day at the Old Orchard Beach pier.
518 Main Street
Ogunquit, ME, 03907
Cottages by the sea in a coastal paradise
Set on 12 secluded coastal acres this acclaimed seaside getaway is one of Maine’s original cottage resorts with a peaceful setting and prime access to the beach and downtown Ogunquit. Classic New England-style one-and two-bedroom cottages and cottage suites feature hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplaces and screened porches, full baths, full kitchens, and complimentary high-speed wireless internet throughout. There is a heated outdoor pool, games, and a dock for fishing and boating. A trolley will take you to the local attractions, shops, restaurants, the famous Ogunquit Playhouse, museums and galleries. Row across the tidal river to the sand dunes and beach during high tide or take the boardwalk over the natural vegetation of the dunes when the tide is out.
1 Cathedral Avenue
Rockport, MA, 01966
Inn celebrated for spectacular ocean views
It’s all about the ocean at the historic Emerson Inn, which has been attracting rave reviews since the 19th century when its guests included Emerson and Thoreau, among others. Today, you may admire the ocean view while relaxing in the heated pool, enjoying a cocktail in the Grand Parlor, dining on the Veranda or sitting on the balcony of one of the resort’s elegantly appointed ocean view rooms. Or maybe, after dining at the charming Pigeon Cove Tavern, you just want to snuggle into an Adirondack chair on the spacious lawn and watch the evening sky turn pink. Nearby Rockport beaches range from the scuba-diver’s favorite Back Beach to the busy Long Beach, from which you can view Thacher Island’s twin lighthouses.
Several Wonderful Locations
Nantucket, MA, 02554
Dine, sail or just enjoy the water views from island resorts
Life revolves around the water at Nantucket Island Resorts. From most of the group’s inns, cottages and lofts, guests have harbor, bay or ocean views, and pristine beaches, a luxurious marina and sunset cruises are a walk or a bike ride away. Diners are in on the spectacular seaside scenery, from the deck of Topper’s restaurant at the Wauwinet to the harborside Brant Point Grill at the White Elephant Hotel. The sea also figures into the locally sourced cuisine, including Retsyo oysters cultivated a mere 300 yards from the Wauwinet. Noted for impeccable service and airy, comfortable rooms, resort properties, from the stately Jared Coffin House to the garden cottages of the White Elephant Village, are designed to make your island getaway unforgettable.
38-44 Bay Street
Watch Hill, RI, 02891
Terrace Dining, Spa, Private Beach Will Bathe You in Luxury
Luxurious pleasures near and on the sea are standard services at Watch Hill Inn, overlooking a historic village, cove, and arching sand spit on Rhode Island’s glorious coast. Some people consider the combination of “beach” and “resort” to imply savoring a cocktail and sunset from a breezy terrace overlooking the ocean. You can do that, with a short walk from the all-suite Inn to its sister lodging, Ocean House, with its terrace dining of fresh, New England-inspired meals. There’s a private ocean beach for you to explore. Or schedule a massage or other spa treatment at Ocean House’s Forbes Five-Star OH! Spa. At the Watch Hill Inn, stay-at-home people can enjoy their fully-equipped kitchen, private terraces, in-room dining service, and high-tech devices like iPads and Blu-Ray players.
Route 28 on Pleasant Bay
Chatham, MA, 02633
Set on a 27-Acre Waterfront Compound Overlooking Pleasant Bay
Cape Cod’s premier waterfront resort, with five-star luxury accommodations, acclaimed cuisine, championship golf, and pure relaxation in an idyllic waterfront setting. Our accommodations range from cozy weathered cottages to spacious elegant suites. Wequassett sits prominently atop an east-facing rise affording breathtaking views of Pleasant Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Guests and flowers alike thrive in out temperate salty breezes! The landscaped splendor of the resorts’ manicured grounds harmonizes with the natural beauty of our shoreline, marshes and woodlands as unique plantings, water gardens, frog ponds and meandering brick pathways invite exploration.
393 Mile Road
Wells Beach, ME, 04090
On Wells Beach, one of the largest sandy beaches in Maine
Many of our rooms have panoramic ocean views from private balconies. Our large indoor heated pool is great for year round swimming and features a hot tub with a therapeutic waterfall and a large deck. The resort complex includes nine different buildings, five of which sit right on the beach. Walk from your room onto the sand to swim, stroll in the surf, look for shells, or just relax and enjoy the view.
The trolleys will take you all over town in the evening to explore, shop and dine. There are many natural, historic and family attractions nearby, including golf, museums, deep-sea fishing and whale watching. There are fifty antique shops here! Come to Wells Beach to make memories that last a lifetime and to relax for a while. We look forward to welcoming you. We are open all year.
87 West Grand Avenue
Old Orchard Beach, ME, 04064
On Old Orchard Beach!
Walk from your room onto the sand; swim, build sand castles, stroll in the surf or just relax and enjoy the feel of the sun on your face while you enjoy the view.
Our resort boasts 139 air-conditioned rooms each with private deck, telephones, color cable TV, kitchenettes with refrigerator, stove and sink. Amenities including our New Outdoor Pool and Hot Tub, bike rentals, and the Beach Street Café serving breakfast each day in season We are just a short walk from the Pier at Old Orchard Beach, which has restaurants, shopping and the only amusement park on the beach in Maine. Enjoy spectacular sunrises in the morning over the water, followed by romantic moonrises in the evening. Open May through October.
Bar Harbor, ME, 04609
This full-service Maine oceanfront resort and luxury spa has eight lush acres, a one-half-mile shorefront walking path, 153 superior rooms in 3 buildings, fine dining in our spectacular ocean-view Reading Room Restaurant and Terrace Grille. Main Inn: new rooms & suites, many with balconies on ocean. Oceanfront lodge: 64 superior rooms, and private balconies on ocean. Newport: 39 deluxe rooms. Our resort has expanded continental breakfast, heated pool & Jacuzzi, and a great in-town location for a place to stay on your next family vacation or romantic weekend getaway. Open March-November.
191 Shore Road, P.O. Box 409
East Boothbay, ME, 04544
A vacation place where the water meets your every need
Guests have been coming to this wonderful resort for seaside getaways, romantic weekends and memorable Maine vacations since 1898. Set on the top of a rockbound peninsula near quaint shops, antiques and restaurants in picturesque Boothbay Harbor, ocean views and activities abound. Choose from white clapboard cottages, traditional guest rooms or more modern rooms in a former farmstead with picture windows, porches, and balconies for magnificent ocean sunsets. There’s an onsite restaurant for breakfast and dinner, Free WiFi, private bath, cable TV, mini refrigerator, AC and the area’s largest oceanfront pool. Schooner rides, whale watches, Lighthouse and aquarium tours only begins to tell you about the fun waiting in this unspoiled hideaway in a fine old summer colony.
591 Shore Road
Cape Neddick, ME, 03902
Sea inspires this top-tier resort, inside and outside
From its aerie-like perch on the Maine shore, the Cliff House looks outward to the sea and coast – and so will you, from each of its 132 custom-designed, marine-chic rooms and suites, all with private terraces. But inward is pretty great, too, from farm-fresh dining at The Tiller restaurant to outdoor and indoor pools and hot tubs to the luxury spa with sea-inspired body treatments. From your comfy headquarters, you can venture out on staff-suggested expeditions that include ocean kayaking and surfing in the summer and skiing and snowshoeing in the winter. Or, settle in on an Ogunquit beach, stroll the streets of York or indulge in some serious shopping from Kittery to Freeport.
45 Hull Shore Drive
Hull, MA, 02045
Stay, Play and Relax Just Steps From the Beach
Situated on a 3-mile stretch of sandy white beach stands the Nantasket Beach Resort, tall, white and brilliant with a sense of New England charm felt from the moment you arrive. Close to Boston, Close to the Cape, Hull is your gateway to historic Plymouth, and to New England's popular tourist attractions and historic sites. Here you can stay and play just steps from the beach - with all the fun, sun, and activity.
Enjoy spectacular sunrises and views of three of Boston's historic lighthouses. Full service amenities include Concierge service, our on-site restaurant, indoor pool, full fitness club, oceanfront conference center, and an array of excellent restaurants and attractions within walking distance, scattered among eclectic shops and boutiques. Enjoy the New England beach and waterfronts views just minutes from Boston.
15 Swain Street
Nantucket, MA, 02554
Nantucket Island resort with the comforts of the mainland.
Perfectly positioned between Nantucket town and great beaches and private enough for peace and quiet, Brant Point Courtyard has the feel of a hotel and the comforts of a more relaxed vacation style. Fourteen units, including a one bedroom, a one bedroom cottage and a one bedroom two floor townhome come with every amenity you’ll need. Fully stocked kitchen with dishwasher, living room, 1,11/2, or 2 baths, bath and bed linens, on site free laundry, gas grills, family areas, and a favorite of Island visitors, an outdoor shower. Some units may also have hardwood floors, whirlpool tubs, decks, patios, and fireplaces. Shopping, dining, horseback riding, hiking and sightseeing along historic trails and at historic sites offers our visitors the very best in Nantucket charm and adventure.
50 Easton Street
Nantucket, MA, 02554
Casual comfort, elegant accommodations on Nantucket
It’s not every resort that can achieve a vibe that is both elegant and casual, but that is exactly the feel at the White Elephant Hotel and Village on Nantucket. Maybe it’s the resort’s century-old location at harbor’s edge, an easy walk to the beach, the bustling town or Brant Point Lighthouse; or its chic, light-filled guest rooms and suites; or its garden cottages and in-town lofts with water-view balconies; or its heated pool, manicured lawns, remarkable waterfront dining. It could be those luxurious touches: fireplaces, Pratesi linens, knowledgeable concierge, relaxing nature-based spa, port and cheese in the library – even, with some accommodations, use of a BMW. It’s all about elegance and comfort at the White Elephant.
60 Mile Road
Wells Beach, ME, 04090
A Full Service Resort and Hotel With Scenic Views of the Marshlands and Ocean Beyond
We are just 3/4 mile from beautiful Wells Beach, Maine midway between popular Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. Whale watching, lobster tours, fishing trips and shopping in the numerous antique shops, art galleries and unique boutiques are all nearby.
Enjoy spacious, air conditioned one or two bedroom suites with a full kitchen, dining area and scenic views of the marshlands and ocean beyond. Resort Amenities include indoor pool, hot tub, sauna, pool deck, exercise room, outdoor playground, grills, picnic tables, free WiFi and an onsite restaurant, making this a great and convenient place to stay. We are on the trolley route. Please view our current Internet Specials on the “Internet Specials” section of our web site.
696 Shore Road
North Truro, MA, 02652
Waterfront Lodging With Unsurpassed Views of Provincetown Harbor and Cape Cod Bay
Welcome you to the Blue Sea on Cape Cod where you will enjoy the pleasures available in this beachfront setting directly across from the National Seashore and the Dunes. Experience the joy of this resort which offers comfortable and handsomely appointed rooms and efficiencies that are designed to make your seashore living a delight. Amenities include private bath, heat and A/C, cable color TV, coffeemakers, refrigerators and an indoor heated pool and coin-operated laundry on site. Stroll beaches, ride through the dunes or discover the miles of bike trails for pedaling or walking. Provincetown is two miles away. There you can enjoy shops, galleries, summer theater, whale watching, fishing and the best dining on Cape Cod. We are a shuttle bus stop. The bus stop is across the street from our office.
220 Warrenton Street
Rockport, ME, 04856
A Lavish Hotel Retreat on the Ocean with Beachfront Accommodations
Just south of Camden, Maine, cradled between lush green hills and the blue waters of Penobscot Bay lies the Samoset Resort, a perfect retreat for a romantic getaway, family vacation, or group outing. A legendary landmark, the recently restored Samoset Resort continues a tradition of gracious hospitality and service reminiscent of a bygone age. The 230-oceanside-acre resort offers championship golf, exquisite dining, luxurious guest rooms and first-class resort amenities for your Maine vacation. To name a few - our stunning free form outdoor pool and bar, Italian La Bella Vita Ristorante, Enoteca Lounge, Spa, Guest Cottages overlooking the ocean, and the newly enhanced Samoset Kids Club will make a vacation at the Samoset one you won’t quickly forget.
1373 Post Road
Wells, ME, 04090
Your Home By the Sea
Village by the Sea is an all-suites resort located near Wells Beach, between Ogunquit and Kennebunkport; the perfect peaceful place to stay if you are looking for a hotel by the ocean on your next Maine vacation. We are situated on eleven acres bordering the Rachel Carson Wildlife Preserve and tidal salt marsh. Our location is the perfect spot for those who enjoy quiet pleasures such as watching the Great Blue Herons while being in close proximity to miles of sandy beaches and rocky coastline, factory outlets, antique shopping, excellent seafood restaurants, golfing, whale watching, and deep sea fishing. All of our spacious units are one and two bedroom suites that have all the comforts of home including a living room, dining room, fully equipped kitchen, 1 or 2 bedrooms and, in most cases, 2 baths. Our lodging facility offers a variety of meeting spaces and places to stay that are perfect for your Maine coast wedding, anniversary, birthday or meeting
22 McKinley Court
Portland, ME, 04109
The sea beckons and the island provides the touches
A short ferry voyage on Casco Bay leads you to Great Diamond Island and the Inn at Diamond Cove, an intimate resort with every service and amenity in place for a bountiful and peaceful respite. For fun, exercise and sundries, you’re in the heart of Maine’s coastal history in what was formerly an artistic retreat community with its own General Store, miles of scenic trails, Pebble Beach and Fort McKinley, constructed in Portland Harbor in the late 19th and early 20th century. Choose from 44 deluxe guest rooms and suites and there’s an outdoor pool, fitness room and activity center and a short walk away, Diamonds Edge Restaurant and full service marina.
76 Lake Streeet
Laconia, NH, 03246
On the Shores of Lake Winnipesaukee
Imagine yourself on the water's edge of beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee surrounded by a landscape of soaring pines and deep blue skies and pristine waters. That's what you'll see at The Margate - a first class lakefront resort and conference facility less than two hours north of Boston in New Hampshire's Lakes Region. Take a dip in the lake or our indoor and outdoor pools; Sunbathe on over 400 feet of private sandy beach or relax in our whirlpool spa, sauna and massage room; Enjoy lunch, dinner, or just a drink at our Gazebo Beach Bar. All guest rooms are equipped with Keurig® K-Cup Coffee Makers, Green Mountain® coffee, flat screen TVs, irons & ironing boards, and hairdryers. Lake and West rooms also include double-sized stainless steel mini-fridges and free WiFi!
Coastal Route 1A -- 480 York Street
York Harbor, ME, 03911
Featured on the Travel Channel's "Great Country Inns of America"
The York Harbor Inn family of Inns is comprised of five separate lodges for guests. Accommodations range from simple but elegant Country Inn rooms to luxurious guest rooms with Jacuzzi spa tubs, fireplaces, ocean views, balconies and heated tile floors. Our Bed and Breakfast style Inns offer a complete Continental Plus breakfast provided by a resident Innkeeper operator.
At York Harbor you're just a walk away from the beach and close to golfing, Kittery Outlet Shopping, whale watching, lobster boat tours, kayaking and area lighthouses. Conference facilities are also available so that you may get down-to-business in a relaxed atmosphere.
The perfect Maine Coast getaway is just over one hour north of Boston. We are open year round with special spring, fall and winter packages.
120 Wauwinet Road
Nantucket, MA, 02584
Old world elegance, modern amenities meet in Nantucket resort
Old worldly in its charm, architecture and sophisticated service, modern in its amenities and comforts, The Wauwinet has earned its distinction as Nantucket’s only member of Relais & Chateaux, signaling worldwide recognition for its superior service. Perched on the island’s northeast shore, with access to the harbor and the Atlantic, the boutique hotel’s 32 guest rooms and individual cottages are appointed with custom furnishings, some with gas fireplaces, all with spectacular garden or water views. But they also feature those touches that signal attention to detail: fresh wildflowers, hand-stenciled finishes, Pratesi linens. Guests can unwind at the spa, on lawn or deck chairs overlooking the Atlantic, or on private bay and ocean beaches. Dining is spectacular at award-winning Topper’s restaurant.
2 Sea Cliff Avenue
Old Orchard Beach, ME, 04064
Oceanfront Lodging Directly on the Beaches of Maine
Whether you are on a family trip or a romantic getaway, the Sea Cliff House offers you tranquil oceanfront lodging on one of the most beautiful stretches of beach you'll find anywhere in Maine. Here on the southern end of the beach, near Ocean Park, you can walk onto a quiet stretch of sand, or to the Pier, amusements, and fine dining and shopping in the downtown area. Our lodgings offer a choice of clean, comfortable apartments or motel units. This is a beautiful, quiet oceanfront place to stay with a heated pool, great views and a friendly atmosphere. Your choices of accommodations include some with fully equipped kitchenettes as well as some with Jacuzzi rooms with ocean views.