Harbor is a beautiful seaside town and a great vacation destination for anyone looking for a luxurious coastal getaway. This city is known for its sailing and kayaking opportunities as well as its delicious, fresh-caught New England seafood. Booking with TurnKey’s vacation rentals make the guest experience special with hotel style amenities and the knowledge that our customer support team is available for you throughout your stay. Homeowners appreciate the full service care Turnkey provides for their property and the peace of mind that comes with leaving their homes in good hands. Whether you are a vacationer looking for a great stay in Boothbay Harbor or a homeowner ready to list their property as a rental, TurnKey has a solution for you.
This aquarium operated by the Maine Department of Marine Resources features a collection of fish and invertebrates that are native to the area. See large lobsters, shrimp, and squid. The really daring can take a stroll over to the touch tank and get a first hand up close and person with sea stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers and more.
This massive 295-acre botanical gardens is not to be missed. In addition to the lovingly cared for flowers, you will find permanent sculptures built by local Maine artists, seasonal exhibits of both contemporary and historical artwork, and beautiful stone and water scenery.
This island offers a truly unique experience in our modern world. The ultimate break from the hustle and bustle, this tiny island off the coast of Boothbay Harbor is only accessible by ferry and features no paved roads or cars. While you are there, be sure to get even further off the beaten path by exploring the island's nearly twelve miles of trails. It would also be a shame to miss out on the Monhegan Museum located in the keeper's house of the Monhegan Lighthouse.
Boothbay Harbor's waterfront offers many boat charter services, covering a wide variety of interests. Enjoy a lazy day on a schooner taking in the beauty of the local coves and many islands, or opt instead for a fishing excursion. Maine's active waterfront has something for any lover of the water.
There are also plenty of opportunities to see the Maine coast from one of its best perspectives, right on the water. Several kayaking companies offer tours and rentals. Kayaking is a fun activity that requires no experience. Your rental company or tour guide will teach you everything you need to get out on the water and relaxing amidst Maine's natural beauty.