Boating Your Way Around Rockland Vacation Rentals
Rockland, Maine is home to more than Rockland vacation rentals for the vacationer in you. It is known as the “Lobster Capital of the World” and the “Schooner Capital of Maine.” The first honor has been bestowed because Rockland, Maine rentals are on Penobscot Bay which is one of the most popular spots for catching Maine Lobsters. The second nickname comes from the numerous ferries and schooners that bring people to Maine Islands in the bay.
Rockland, Maine Rentals Along Penobscot Bay
Rockland, Maine rentals will offer you a view of the bay, especially if you elect to stay in Rockland beach rentals. Some of the Rockland vacation rentals will be located up the streets from the beach if shopping and dining out are more your style. They are still within walking distance of the beach for swimming, boating, and other watersports. When you come during lobster season, it is possible to get a temporary permit for catching lobster, especially if you wish to scuba dive in the bay for them.
Rockland Beach Rentals for Home-cooked Lobster
Rockland beach rentals offer one thing hotels might lack which is a fully equipped kitchen. After you spend a couple hours catching your allotted lobsters while diving, there is nothing better than going home to cook them. Your tour guide might offer a recipe they prefer or you can try your own. You can make everything from boiled lobster to lobster cakes. You might even want to add some crab in with the meal you cook at your Rockland, Maine rentals.
Rockland golf rentals
on the green make it easy to enjoy a golf vacation without the hassles.
Rockland Vacation Rentals Close to the Lighthouses of Maine
This small bay town provides rich history for visitors to
Rockland vacation rentals near the ocean
. It was home to poet Edna St. Vincent Millay. Rockland has also been instrumental in granite quarrying, limekilns, and commercial fishing. The granite breakwater nearby Rockland beach rentals will lead to Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse. The lighthouse was built in 1888 and tours are still being given today.
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