What You Need to Have a Premier Summer in Camden, ME

There are 93 days in the summer season. That means 93 days to explore Mid Coast Maine on your getaway to Camden. What will you do in those 93 days? With mild summertime temperatures hanging around the mid to high-70s and easy access to pristine waters, the options are endless. Outdoor enthusiasts will love our area’s state parks, hiking trails, or just relaxing by the water. Foodies can find their niche here, too, with our variety of waterfront restaurants. Many of these eateries use fresh, local ingredients in their innovative dishes. Have the best summer in Camden, ME, when you stay close to all of the action at our inn. We’ve also curated a complimentary Travel Guide to make planning your getaway a breeze. 

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Here’s How to Spend Your Summer in Camden, ME

Relax by the Water

Our inn is situated just a half-mile from Camden Harbor in Penobscot Bay. This is perfect for a morning stroll while sipping on a cup of coffee. Watch the sunrise here over the water or simply just enjoy the sea air and gently lapping waters. Relaxing by the shore is just one way you can take advantage of our bayside location. The rest of our culture, including outdoor recreation and dining, also highlights our prime location. 

Explore Outdoors

Enjoy our area’s views of green and blue when you follow the hiking trails in Camden Hill’s State Park. The trails and versatile and cater to beginner hikers as well as seasoned explorers. You can even hike segments of the Appalachian Trail! This state park also offers water activities and other ways to get outside.

You can also kayak, swim, and explore on Megunticook Lake. Take a tour of the lake with Breakwater Kayak Co. These guided tours will take you on an exploration in pursuit of water wildlife, flora, and the best views. There are even small islands on the lake that you can dock on and take a walk! Or, opt to hike the popular Mount Battie Trail.

Dine With Waterfront Views 

No getaway would be complete without tasting the bounty of the area. Dine where the locals do at some of our favorite waterfront restaurants in Camden. These eateries blend bold flavors with incredible views to create the ultimate dining experience. Delight your tastebuds in classic Maine Coast fare like freshly caught seafood like lobster, crabs, and oysters. 

Retreat to Mid Coast Maine Elegance 

Common Ground Room

Spend your summer in Camden, ME, with us in our Common Ground guest room. This room has a cozy queen-size bed, private bathroom. Sitting area, and outdoor deck. The decor is the Common Room is an ode to the New England county fair. This room is full of natural light and the windows offer views of our expansive, park-like garden. The Common Room is perfect for those wanting the quintessential Camden Maine Stay Inn experience. Enjoy access to all of our wonderful amenities, as well as unmatched hospitality. 

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