Boasting coastal splendor and natural wonders galore, Boothbay is a bucolic town with four distinct villages and three islands, making it a popular summer playground for New Englanders since the mid-1800s. Treelined streets give way to rugged beaches and a serene sense of place. Our Boothbay, Maine vacation rentals are as comfortable and tranquil as this coastal town.
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Yes, 40 of our Boothbay homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).Browse dog-friendly homes >
Yes. 146 of our Boothbay vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.Browse homes with internet access >
Absolutely. Our local Boothbay team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.Learn more about Vacasa Premium Clean >
From quaint to classic, our Boothbay cottages and cabins offer the full mid-coast Maine experience alongside all of the comforts of home. Enjoy original vintage touches and authentic ambiance without skimping on many modern conveniences. Curl up with a good book after a day of activities, or head out to watch the rise and fall of tides. A shipbuilding hub for more than 100 years, visitors can spot mega yachts and sailboats on parade during the summer.
Just over 50 miles north of Portland, and about 100 miles to Bangor, Boothbay enjoys an enviable position in the region, making our vacation rentals a great base from which to explore the entire coast. East Boothbay is mere minutes away and boasts the Boothbay Sea and Science Center, and Linekin and Burley Preserves, two of the area's best hiking spots. Fishing enthusiasts can find plentiful striped bass and oyster beds on the Damariscotta and Sheepscot Rivers. The charming fishing destination of Nobleboro is also nearby.
Boothbay truly offers something for everyone. The Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is a huge horticultural site with 270 waterfront acres of flowers, shrubs, and herbs. Take a short hike on one of the many trails or meditate and relax in this perfect refuge from daily worries. Boothbay Railway Village showcases artifacts and structures celebrating Maine's historic railway past.
Hikers of all abilities will delight in the more than 30 miles of trails. You'll cross meadows into wetlands and onto rugged coasts. The Gregory Hiking Trail is for beginners, Saunders Reserve is good for intermediate hikers, and experienced hikers will enjoy spotting wildlife in Ovens Mouth Preserve's 146 acres of pine forests.
Boothbay Harbor is the centerpiece of the region, featuring two lights houses and the Maine State Aquarium. Whatever you choose to do, our Boothbay vacation rentals offer the best place to relax and recharge in coastal Maine splendor. Book today.