Maine Family Friendly Lodging
Maine has plnety of family friendldy vaacation lodging, after all its Vacationland. From teh stouerhn beach regions of Maine to Downeast, you will find hotels, condos and resorts that welcome kids and families with fun amenities and great rates. Wells Beach has several condo resorts close to the beach, like Village by the Sea, Misty Harbor and Sea Mist Resort, that offer condominium style lodging with full kitchens and separate bedrooms, plus swimming pools and outdoor play areas, perfect for a family getaway. Some resorts and hotels including Rhumb Line Resort in Kennebunkport and Ogunquit Resort Motel allow free lodging for children under a certain age, when staying in the same room as parents.
A family vacation to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor is a must, one of the most spectacular national parks in the country - an education on vacation, and there is plenty of family friendly lodging in Bar Harbor, and around Mount Desert Island including hotels, motels, country inns, cottages and resorts.
Ski resorts in Maine all cater to families with kids learn to ski and snowboard programs and on mountain lodging in condominiums and hotels. Sunday River and Sugarloaf have a plethora of family friendly condos and slopeside hotels too. Saddleback and Shawnee Peak offer ski in ski out condos for rent by the night, the week or the ski season. In summer time, Maine ski resorts are ideal for family hiking, golfing and biking, Sunday River and Sugarloaf have added zip lines and adventure parks open in summer and fall for added family fun.
There are a few bed and breakfasts in Maine that allow children, but be sure to call ahead as some have age restrictions on the children or can only accommodate small family sizes in specific family rooms with lofts or suites.
For a family beach vacation, the Maine coast offers everything from drive up motels with outdoor swimming pools just steps from the beach and beach house rentals, to full service hotels and resorts with family packages and spacious lodging for parents and children with game rooms, pools, free WiFi, and even activities during school holidays and summer vacation.