Ogunquit is a “beautiful place by the sea” and one of Maine’s most popular and charming small towns. The summertime resort town is, of course, where you can enjoy scenic coastal strolls, a world-class theater, nearby beaches and outstanding seafood. Take a walk along the Marginal Way. The path winds along rocky cliffs overlooking the ocean. Or explore the colorful town center. The town of Ogunquit is a favorite vacation destination.
The Small List
Best Place to Stay
Cliff House Resort and Spa – This iconic Maine resort is at the edge of it all on the majestic cliffs of the Atlantic Ocean. The resort has reemerged as one of the most captivating waterfront destinations of its kind following a landmark transformation. Furthermore, the Cliff House offers countless wonderful spots to simply relax and enjoy the remarkable ocean views.
M.C. Perkins Cove – Chef-partners Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier (the M and C in MC) are serving up classic American bistro fare at this waterfront restaurant. It is perfectly situated with sweeping ocean views.
Barnacle Billy’s – This classic local seafood restaurant in quaint Perkins Cove is iconic. It is known for its luxury lobster, steamed clams, rum punch and celebrity clientele. Additionally, the opening marks the beginning of Summer every year. Enjoy the beauty of the harbor and the ocean beyond. Unquestionably, a truly Down East experience.
Something to Do
Ogunquit Playhouse – A 501c3 not-for-profit organization listed on the National Historic Register, is located on Route One in Ogunquit, Maine and produces the finest Broadway musicals each season. Over 85 years of world class theatre!