Welcome to your ultimate guide to Maine Vacations! Discover the beauty of Maine, from its stunning coastline to its picturesque forests and mountains. Whether you’re looking for adventure or relaxation, Maine has it all. Explore our comprehensive list of Maine Resorts and Maine Vacation Rentals that offer a range of accommodations to suit every traveler’s needs.
Foodies rejoice! Maine Dining offers a culinary adventure like no other. From fresh Maine lobster and other seafood caught daily off the coast, to locally sourced farm-to-table fare, and casual dining, Maine’s food scene is a gastronomic delight. Check out our “locals know best” dining guide for the best restaurants, cafes, brewpubs, nightclubs, and food festivals across the state.
Whether you’re planning a Maine vacation or considering a move, Maine Living is your one-stop resource for all things Maine. Enjoy the best of Maine Living, from breathtaking vacations to exciting real estate opportunities. Bookmark MELiving.com to share the Best of Maine!
Maine living is spending summer in your own lakefront home or seaside cottage. Relax in a remote Maine mountain get-away or downeast village home. Explore our Maine Real Estate section for suggested Maine Realtors, Real Estate Agents and local information about taxes, history and current MLS offerings.
John Lane’s Ogunquit Playhouse is a Maine legend and just one of dozens of one-of-a-kind attractions. Visit Maine Lighthouses, historic Maine Forts and sites, Ogunquit’s famous Marginal Way Ocean Walk, York’s Wild Kingdom– New England’s only Zoo and Amusement Park, Scarborough Downs Racing, Oxford Casino, Old Orchard Beach, Maine Fairs, and much more. Find the top Maine Family Attractions.
The ultimate Maine vacation may be a stay at a wonderful Maine Inn. A Bar Harbor area Maine B&B or a vacation at a southern Maine area inn will revitalize and refresh you. Lodging Accommodations include family-friendly Maine campgrounds, outstanding BnB inns, luxury seaside resorts, and full-service hotels. There is no reason to leave your pet home. Choose from dozens of clean, affordable, Maine Pet-friendly lodging options. Maine is a very pet friendly place.
A visit to New England is not complete without experiencing an annual Maine event. From the southern Maine coast to Downeast Maine and Aroostook county – plan your Maine vacation around a Top Maine Event. Maine Fairs are an annual tradition that will bring you back to a simpler life. Don’t forget to look for the Blue Ribbons in the display booths! Fryeburg Fair and other Maine Fairs feature live horse racing and trackside wagering.
If you love beer you must visit our amazing Maine Beer Brewers and Brew Pubs. Maine IPA’s are known for their unique quality and flavor. With more than 100 local beermakers and brewpubs – it’s no wonder Maine is a popular choice for a beer tasting tour. Sample our favorite Maine Breweries.
The annual summer live theater performances at Ogunquit Theater, Hackmatack Playhouse, and Arundel Barn Playhouse are always something to look forward to. Watching Sally Struthers and the amazingly talented actors and actresses that perform in Maine is a very special treat. Support live theater – and sample as many Maine Playhouses as you can.
Invest in Maine. Our suggested Maine Realtors, Real Estate Agents and Realty companies know Maine and can save you time and money when your shopping or selling Maine Real Estate. From seasonal Maine cottages for sale to luxurious Maine mountain homes and oceanside estates – find your piece of paradise right here in Maine.
Maine offers BnB lodging accommodations for every travel budget and lifestyle. Our suggested Maine Innkeepers offer world-class hospitality. Browse the best Maine Inns and contact the innkeepers direct for the best lodging value – thanks for mentioning MELIVING when you call.
The casual Maine roadside restaurants are sometime simply sensational. Food trucks in Maine can serve some of the freshest, sweetest seafood on earth. The Maine Diner, DiMillo’s Restaurant, Kennebunk Inn, Stone’s Throw and others locally owned Maine restaurants are legendary. The highlight of your Maine vacation will be your visits to our casual Maine restaurants.
The Maine beaches, hiking trails, waterparks, fun parks and animal parks are just some of the fun that awaits you in Maine. Outdoor attractions and indoor activities are available in every region of Maine. The Maine Attraction Guide includes dozens of Maine adventure ideas and places to visit. The York Zoo in southern Maine is a great way to spend the day – this seasonal animal park is easy to get to and fun for all ages. John Lane’s Ogunquit Playhouse and other Maine Theaters offer live performances in unique settings.
Maine Oceanfront Lakeside Resorts are world famous – Beachmere Inn, the Cliff House Resort, Samoset Resort, The Dunes On the Waterfront Resort, Spruce Point Inn, Noantum Resort, Meadowmere Resort, Bar Harbor Inn, Poland Spring Inn, Black Point Inn, ViewPoint Hotel, and others. Explore our great Maine resorts.
Why vacation in a tiny motel room when you can rent an entire vacation home or summer cottage? Even if you have a small family or it’s just the two of you, a Maine vacation home rental can be the ideal accommodations – often for less money than you would imagine. Our Maine Vacation Rental homes and vacation rentals agents in Maine can assist. Browse local Maine vacation rental listings.
Maine Lighthouses are simply magical. The beauty of Maine Lights is not far from anywhere along the rugged Maine Coastline. From Downeast to the Beaches of the Southern Maine Coast explore the Maine Lighthouses and the history of Maine Lights. The most photographed is Nubble Light, York, Maine. Find all Maine Lighthouses in our Maine Lighthouse Guide.
Visit Ogunquit Maine and take a stroll on Maine’s scenic ocean walkway called “Marginal Way”. There is nothing marginal about the sensational views along this paved oceanside walking path. Marginal Way was once an ancient American Indian path. View our Marginal Way photos.
A very busy place during the short, sweet summer months, Perkins Cove in Ogunquit is a great place to experience Maine. Explore Maine shops, made in Maine Candies, art studios and amazing restaurants. Perkins Cove is where lobster fisherman offer tours and sightseeing is a favorite past-time. Perkins Cove is also where the famous Marginal Way Ocean Path may be found.