is known for its fine, old, historic bed and breakfast inns – many, at one time, were the homes of Searsport sea captains. The town is located on the Mid-Coast of Maine along scenic U.S. Route 1, conveniently on the way to Acadia National Park and the Bar Harbor region. Searsport is also home to motels and campgrounds, giving visitors a variety of lodging choices.
1794 Watchtide... by the sea
190 West Main Street – U.S. Route 1
This is an award winning historic inn. It is “nestled on a knoll overlooking Penobscot Bay,” and offers charming air-conditioned rooms with ensuite private baths. You can relax and have breakfast on the 60-foot sun porch, while overlooking Penobscot Bay.
1845 Snuggle Inn
10 East Main Street – U.S. Route 1
An historic 1845 home in downtown Searsport, located on Rte's 1 & 3. Includes full breakfast each morning.
Carriage House Inn
120 East Main Street – U.S. Route1
207-548-2167 or 800-578-2167
Listed on the National Historic Register, this is a gorgeous sea captain’s mansion, built in 1874. Set on 2 acres of beautiful grounds with ocean views, the Inn’s 3 guestrooms are comfortable and elegant with spacious private baths. Full breakfast is included. Open year round.
“Fairwinds” The Captain Green Pendleton Bed & Breakfast
428 East Main Street – U.S. Rte 1
207-542-9087 or 800-949-4403
A fine old sea captain’s home, with a park-like setting, meadows and trout pond on 80 acres. Guest computer room and wireless broadband available.
121 East Main Street - U.S. Route 1
207-548-2259 or 800-742-5814
Elegant Sea Captain’s mansion on the ocean. Ten rooms, private baths and a full breakfast. Waterfront cottages available. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
132 West Main Street – U.S. Route 1
207-548-2007 or 866-INN-BRIT
Voted “Best Breakfast in New England” in Arrington’s 2005 Book of Lists; awarded “Most Elegant” in Arrington’s 2004 Book of Lists; featured in Michelin Green Guide to New England. This inn offers eight beautifully appointed guestrooms, all private baths, and full-cooked multi-course gourmet breakfasts. Private stroll to secluded beach.
Sea Captain's Inn
8 Water Street
207-548-0919 or 877-220-1651
340’ from the water’s edge, the Sea Captain’s Inn provides quiet, relaxing guestrooms. King / queen size beds, private baths, gourmet breakfasts. Efficiency by the week is available.
Wildflower Inn Bed and Breakfast
2 Black Rd South, at U.S. Rte 1
Offers four comfortable guest rooms with private baths and in-room cable TV. King size beds, Jacuzzi tub, and a family suite are available. This bed and breakfast is approximately a half- mile walk to downtown Searsport and the Penobscot Marine Museum. Open year round.
US Route 1, P.O. Box 246
Searsport, ME 04974
Searsport Shores Camping Resort
216 West Main Street – U.S. Route 1
Oceanfront location, with beach access, kayak rentals, recreation facilities, lobster bakes, gift shop, and a knowledgeable staff to help coordinate your vacation plans.