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Bucksport, Maine is situated at the mouth of the Penobscot River and the northern border of Penobscot Bay. Here, you can explore a mile-long walkway along the Penobscot River, go walking or running along the Miles Lane Trails, or go boating or fishing on Silver Lake or in the bay. In July, the Bucksport Bay Festival features food, music, a parade, fireworks and Civil War reenactments. Ascending the 42-story Penobscot Narrows Bridge and Observatory in Prospect-Bucksport provides a stunning 360-degree view of the Maine coast. This is the only bridge observatory in the United States and only one of four bridge observatories in the world. Bucksport, Maine offers a unique blend of great outdoors to exlpore, and historic monuments and architecture in the towns and villages. This was an important strategic seaside location during the war, and you can visit the forts and remnants while enjoying your vacation in Maine. Lodging in Bucksport ranges from Motor Inns and Motels to cottages, B&Bs and country inns. When you are staying in Bucksport Maine, you are in close proximity to the beautiful seaside villages of Castine and Blue Hill and not far from Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island - making it prime stopping point on your way Downeast.


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Bucksport Motor Inn | Bucksport
Bucksport Motor Inn overlooking the Penobscot River is ideal as you tour the midcoast of Maine. Our family operated, family- friendly motel is a short drive to Maine attractions like the Penobscot Narrows Observation Bridge, Bangor, Belfast, Bluehill, Ellsworth, and Castine. Mount Desert Island is just 40 miles away. All of our rooms offer park at your door convenience, with microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, Cable TV, and A/C plus high speed internet. Our affordable rooms are non-smoking. We offer select pet friendly rooms as well. 70 US Route 1, Bucksport, Maine 207-469-3111.

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Belfast Bay Inn

Belfast Bay Inn Belfast
Belfast Bay Inn | Belfast
AAA-Four Diamond Award Winning Boutique Hotel, featuring upscale luxuriously appointed 2-person Suites. The comfort of a Bed and Breakfast with the services and amenities of a luxury hotel in this fully restored, Greek Revival Row House. Each gracefully decorated suite has spacious bedrooms with luxury linens and separate large living area, beautiful bathrooms, granite counter tops, crown moldings, classic oil paintings, some with Gas Fireplaces, Balcony and Waterview. AC, HDTV, WiFi, Bose radio/CD, DVD, Elevator, Breakfast included. 72 Main Street, Belfast, Maine 207-338-5600

Located near the Bangor International Airport, the Fairfield Inn and Suites in Bangor offers guests the comforts and conveniences of home and all the amenities a business traveler needs as well like free high-speed wireless Internet and complimentary breakfast featuring freshly-brewed coffee, cereal, fresh fruit and waffles. A great place to stay during your visit to University of Maine Bangor or Acadia National Park nearby. Pet friendly with complimentary on-site parking. 300 Odlin Road, Bangor, Maine 207-990-0001

Pentagoet Inn

Pentagoet Inn Castine
Pentagoet Inn | Castine
Gracious hospitality, exceptional lodging and a farm-to-table restaurant await you. This award winning Queen Anne Victorian inn overlooks the picture perfect village and harbor of Castine. . Take one of our bikes to Dyce Head Lighthouse, hike Witherle Woods or relax at the backshore beach. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the coast of Maine with kayaking and sailing tours around the harbor and Penobscot Bay. The inn offers a summer jazz series and weekly wine tastings. 26 Main Street, Castine, Maine 207-326-8616

Colonial Gables Oceanfront

Colonial Gables Oceanfront Village - Belfast Cottages
Colonial Gables Oceanfront | Village - Belfast Cottages
Beautifully situated on ten oceanfront acres in the heart of Coastal Maine, with breathtaking views of Penobscot Bay. One and two-bedroom cottages and an air-conditioned motel are available for your enjoyment. All have a large seaside deck, private baths, color cable TV, and phones with dataport. The gradual slope of our large beach allows for easy entry into the sea. Horseshoes, shuffleboard, ping pong, volleyball and video arcade available. Major Maine attractions close by. 7 Eagle Avenue, Belfast, Maine 207-338-4000