Romantic getaways in Maine
The Pine Tree state is home to an incredible expansive shore, from which what is arguably the best seafood in the nation is sourced, couple that with its sandy beaches and its abundance of luxury hotels, from a honeymoon to a rustic inexpensive romantic getaway, you’ll find theres no shortage of possibilities when it comes to romantic getaways in Maine.
List of romantic hotels in Maine
The Inn at Ocean's Edge
The Inn at Ocean’s Edge is the quintessencial beachfront hotel for a romantic getaway in Maine.
The Inn boasts a wealth of amenities for guests to enjoy, you’ll find a stunning outdoor infinity edge swimming pool, as well as a full service spa so you can relax to the fullest during your couples getaway.
Like you’d expect from a luxury hotel, rooms are spacious and lavishly furnished, with its ample seating areas and charming fireplaces it makes for the perfect honeymoon or weekend getaway destination.
If you’re looking for an inexpensive romantic getaway without compromising on location, the Bluenose Inn is the ideal choice for your romantic weekend.
The Bluenose offers panoramic views of the Frenchman Bay and is just a short drive away from Acadia National Park. You’ll find an indoor swimming pool, as well an in inhouse spa. You can enjoy a fine dining meal at the onsite seafood restaurant.
Rooms at the Bluenose Inn are modern and well furnished, all of them boasting a fireplace and a terrace with views of the bay.
The rustic Chiltern Inn is perfect for an intimate romantic weekend or a sweet couples getaway.
The Chiltern boasts charming decór throughout, guests will find a beautiful indoor swimming pool, as well as a relaxing sauna. The Chiltern is located just a short distance away from popular restaurants and local attractions.
Rooms are rustically decorated, boasting hardwood floors and romantic fireplaces to set the mood for your romantic getaway in Maine.
The Press Hotel
This Portland based luxury hotel boasts an incredible location and a wealth of amenities to make your romantic getaway in Maine as special as possible.
The Press Hotel boasts an onsite fine dining restaurant, The Corner Room, yet you’ll find many more in the immediate vicity of the hotel.
Rooms are vibrant and modernly decorated, with stunning fully equipped bathrooms, that are sure to make your couples getaway one you won’t forget.
Kennebunkport Captains Collection
Located in the quaint town of Kennebunkport, the Kennebunkport Captains Collection is a charming, small town luxury hotel that will brighten up your romantic getaway in Maine.
The historic building gives the hotel a sophisticated and refined feel, quite a few beaches are just a short drive away, so this is the perfect choice if you’re looking for a romantic hotel in Maine for your honeymoon or a romantic weekend getaway.
Rooms are vibrantly decorated, sporting fireplaces and stunning tiled bathrooms.
Portland Harbor Hotel
The Harbor is a luxury hotel near Portland’s vibrant Waterfront district, known for its scenic views and bustling restoration industry.
The Harbor boasts beautifully kept grounds, including an outdoor garden with a lounge and a firepit. Guests can enjoy a fine dining meal at the gourmet inhouse restaurant.
The rooms at the Portland Harbor are sure to make your romantic weekend unforgettable, a suite will boast modern decór, hardwood floors and ample seating areas.
The White Barn Inn & Spa
The White Barn in the beautiful town of Kennebunkport is chalk full of amenities and just a short walk from the beach, making this a must visit hotel if you’re looking for a romantic getaway in Maine.
The White Barn boasts an incredible outdoor swimming pool as well as a relaxing spa.
Rooms are modernly decorated and equipped with stunning fireplaces, deep soaking tubs.
The Norumbega Inn
Boasting arquitecture reminiscent of fairy tale castles and lush gardens made for romantic strolls, the Norumbega Inn looks like it was built to be the home for your romantic getaway in Maine.
The Norumbega Inn features stunning panoramic views of the surrounding forrest and is just a short distance from beautiful natural attractions.
Rooms at the Norumbega boast terraces with views of the surrounding area and feature sophisticated decór. Whichever room package you choose, you’re guaranteed to enjoy your romantic weekend retreat to beautiful Camden.
Spruce Point Inn Resort and Spa
Boasting romantic views of the bay, as well as both a saltwater swimming pool and a freshwater pool, the rustic Spruce Point Inn is a dream destination for a romantic getaway in Maine.
The Inn boasts a full service spa for guests to enjoy a relaxing romantic weekend getaway. The inhouse restaurant serves American cuisine.
Rooms at the Spruce Inn are comfortable and cozy, boasting charming fireplaces and lake views.
Bar Harbor Inn & Spa
Located on the dreamy Mount Desert Island, the Bar Harbor boasts stunning panoramic views of Frenchman Bay, setting the stage for romantic getaways in Maine.
The Bar Harbor Inn boasts an incredible outdoor swimming pool, as well as a full service spa. Guests can enjoy fine dining meals at any of the two onsite restaurants.
Rooms at the Bar Harbor boast comfy decór and charming fireplaces, some of them boast priviliged views of Frenchman Bay.
AC Hotel by Marriot
The AC Hotel is located in Portland’s historic Old Port neighborhood, putting this waterfront hotel right next to the city’s bustling art scene, and just a short walk away from stunning local restaurants, as such its hard to not recommend the AC as a choice for romantic getaways in Maine.
The onsite restaurants, AC Kitchen and AC lounge, serve all major meals for the guests’s convenience.
Rooms are ample and open space, merging bathroom and bedroom together.
16 Bay View
What makes romantic getaways in Maine incredible if not the great scenic views and amazing view? The boutique hotel, 16 Bay View, boasts an incredible rooftop lounge area with a panoramic view of the bay and is located just a short walk away from the best food Camden has to offer.
The 16 Bay View boasts a full service spa so the only thing you have to worry about during your romantic weekend getaway at this boutique hotel is to sit back and relax.
Rooms are beautifully decorated and furnished, with the bathrooms baosting incredible tile work. For an added cost you can book a suite that includes an ample seating area and a romantic fireplace.
While looking for a romantic hotel in Maine, if you’re looking for an intimate and cozy experience with your significant other, the Blackberry Inn will not leave you wanting.
The Blackberry Inn boasts a lush garden with a sun terrace, take a leisurely stroll and watch the sunset at Laite Memorial Beach, just 1km away from the Inn.
Rooms at boast an intricate mix of contemporary and vintage decór, giving them a unique cozy feel that is sure to make your weekend getaway unforgettable.
Sheepscot Harbour VIllage Resort
Located along the Sheepscot River, the Sheepscot Harbour offers a variety of cottages, Inn rooms and waterfront lodges for you to enjoy during your romantic weekend in Maine.
Enjoy a heartwarming meal at the local inhouse restaurant, Sarah’s Cafe & Pub and watch the sunset over the harbour.
There is a wide variety of rooms at the Resort, you can book a suite or a lodge that will come equipped with fireplaces, kitchens and seating areas.
Cliff House Maine
The luxurious Cliff House Maine is Cape Neddick is the definitive romantic hotel in Maine, with its luxury hotel amenities and dream location, this incredible hotel will make for a weekend getaway you won’t be able to forget.
At the Cliff House you’ll find both an indoor and outdoor swimming pool as well as a full service spa.
There are two onsite restaurants specializing in locally sourced seafood and American cuisine.
The rooms boast sophisticated and elegant decór, a charming fireplace is found in every room.
Romantic things to do in Maine
Once you have chosen the perfect hotel for your romantic getaway, let’s find a complementary thing to do in Maine so you can get the most out of your couple’s vacation.
Acadia National Park
Acadia National Park is one of the 10 most visited National Parks in all of the United States, and for good reason. Located high up in the rocky headlands along the Atlantic coast, this Natural Park is bursting at the seams with natural beauty.
Discover hundreds of hiking trails and take in the jawdropping sights along the way, from crystal clear lakes to stunning sunsets high up in the mountains.
Mount Desert Island
Despite Acadia National Park already being mentioned in the list, it’d be a crime to not mention Mount Desert Island. The Island is just as if not more beautiful than the surrounding National Park.
Mount Desert Island is riddled with tall mountains that boast incredible panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Acadia National Park’s main attraction, Cadillac Mountain is the highest point in the east coast of the United States, it provides visitors with majestic views of the glaciated coast and island landscape.
Acadia National Park in its entirety is worth a visit, Cadillac Mountain however is worth a separate visit just on the merit of the stunning views. Experience a sunset viewing like you’ve never had in your life with your significant other by your side.
Wolfe's Neck Woods State Park
Wet marshes and open fields set the scene as you drive up to Wolfe’s Neck Woods, this wonderful state park is home to a variety of ecosystems, of particular note are the majestic ospreys who nest on the nearby Googins Island.
Enjoy one of the many hiking trails in the area, and once you’re done, enjoy a picnic under the oak trees.
Moxie Falls is Maine’s highest waterfall, after a short 0.6 mile hike awaits one of Maine’s most picturesque sights.
Surrounding the waterfalls themselves are lush folliage and canopy trees. You can partake in whitewater rafting or fish for local trout.
Hiking trails cut through the dense greenery, giving you a scenic tour of the beautiful area.
Portland Museum of Art
An indispensible way to end your romantic getaway in Maine is to indulge in some local culture by visiting Portland’s lauded Museum of Art.
At the Portland Museum of Art visitors will find a wide array of art exhibits, all the way from contemporary paintings to marble statues, while the Museum is a great afternoon visit, to truly enjoy it to its fullest a whole day trip may be needed.
More romantic getaways close to Maine
If you want to find more romantic hotels, we recommend these locations below, so you can find the perfect accommodation for your next romantic getaway or vacation.
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