Midcoast Maine is a waterside oasis. From the coast of the Atlantic Ocean to small freshwater beaches, there are plenty of opportunities to explore the water’s edge during a trip to our area. The beach is a great place to read your newest book, catch up on a podcast, or simply enjoy a stress-free afternoon. Here are four of our favorite Camden, Maine, beaches to visit for a relaxing day by the water’s edge.
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Top 4 Camden, Maine, Beaches
1. Barrett’s Cove Public Beach
Barrett’s Cove Beach located on Megunticook Lake is a hidden gem. This small freshwater beach is located just a five-minute drive from the Inn, which makes it easy to visit as often as you want. You can enjoy amazing views of the west side of Camden Hills State Park as you relax by the water’s edge.
2. Laite Memorial Beach
Laite Memorial Beach is another great option for the Camden Maine Stay Inn’s guests. This harbor beach area is located less than one mile from the Inn. The beach is located on a hillside where you enjoy a picnic in the grass or stroll along the pebble beach that hugs the Camden Harbor.
3. Lincolnville Beach
Lincolnville Beach is the best place in the area to sink your toes in the sand! The beach is located just five miles away from the Inn on bust Route 1, so it’s easy to spot. Enjoy free parking and easy access to the beach when you arrive! This beach is perfect for swimming, kayaking, or boating on the Penobscot Bay.
4. Birch Point Beach State Park
Birch Point Beach State Park is a great option for those looking to make an entire day of visiting the beach. This beach and park area is about a 30-minute drive from the Inn, but it’s worth every minute! This state park in Owls Head is located on the Penobscot Bay and is the perfect setting for swimming, fishing, picnicking, and more!
Bring Your Beach Bag Back to the Camden Maine Stay Inn
Relax at the Camden Maine Stay Inn after a day in the sun. Our charming guest rooms are the perfect place to rest your sun-kissed skin! Our Inn is located within driving distance of the best Camden, Maine, beaches. We encourage you to visit as many as you can during your trip, as they each offer a unique experience near the water’s edge.
Consider a stay in the Latanza Room. This two-room suite is perfect for families or those who simply want more privacy. Enjoy a king-size bed, sleeper sofa, bathroom with a walk-in shower, and views of the Inn’s beautiful park-like garden. An overnight stay in any of our guest rooms comes with complimentary access to our first-class amenities and daily breakfast.
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