Popham Beach, Phippsburg, ME, USA

Popham Beach, Phippsburg, ME, USA

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Where to stay around Popham Beach?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 293 vacation rentals near Popham Beach. From 147 houses to 113 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Popham Beach for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Popham Beach?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Popham Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Boothbay Harbor Region: 532 vacation rentals
  • New England: 35,555 vacation rentals
  • Brunswick: 391 vacation rentals
  • Harpswell: 526 vacation rentals
  • Boothbay: 623 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Popham Beach! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Popham Beach?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Popham Beach:

  • Brunswick: 391 rentals
  • Harpswell: 526 rentals
  • Boothbay: 623 rentals
  • Bath: 392 rentals
  • Georgetown: 606 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Popham Beach?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Popham Beach. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: 890 rentals
  • Barrett Park: 862 rentals
  • Maine Maritime Museum: 910 rentals
  • Reid State Park: 855 rentals
  • Popham Beach State Park: 829 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Popham Beach listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Popham Beach _ I like it when you call me big Popham

Located between the Kennebec and Morse Rivers on Maine's Atlantic coast, Popham Beach is a sandy stretch of shoreline known for its colonial history, charming lighthouses, and a bounty of waterfront activities. You'll find plenty of shops and restaurants in the surrounding town of Phippsburg, as well as a number of outfitters offering fishing charters and boat tours. With a central Popham Beach vacation rental, you'll be close to local landmarks like Fort Baldwin, the Maine Maritime Museum, and the Pond Island Light.

Popham Beach _ once you Popham, the fun don't stop

In case the name didn't give it away, Popham Beach is a major seaside destination. With a broad, sandy coastline and plenty of opportunities for boating, kayaking, and fishing, you'll also find fishing, swimming, and sunbathing spots all along the shore. There are a number of campsites in the area, and you can find several hiking trails nearby. An early landing site for English settlers, Popham Beach is also home to a several colonial landmarks, and you can check out archaeological sites at former forts and private homes.

Popham Beach _'it's the Maine attraction

For an in-depth look at the region's seafaring past _ and present _ head to the Maine Maritime Museum in nearby Bath. With a gallery, library, and small shipyard on 20 acres beside the Kennebec River, the museum offers a unique look at the crucial role of Maine's waterfront industry. You can also hop on one of the museum's sightseeing cruises for scenic views of the area's many lighthouses. At Fort Baldwin, you can stroll the grounds and get a firsthand look at military life in the early 20th century.

No rain, no gain in seasonal Popham Beach

Nearly all of Maine has a warm-summer humid continental climate, and Popham Beach is no exception. Summers are warm and wet, with plenty of rainfall and average highs around 78_F in July and August. Winters are cold and snowy, and lows regularly drop into the teens from December through February. Winter is the slowest time of year in the area, so a Popham Beach vacation rental with a hot tub is a good way to stay warm while saving a bundle on an off-season vacation.

Popham Beach _ a river (or 2) runs through it

On the eastern side of Casco Bay, Popham Beach lies between the Kennebec and Morse Rivers along Maine's Atlantic Coast. The surrounding area features broad, sandy beaches, tidal inlets, and rocky coastline, with hardwood forests and rolling countryside farther inland. The Bates-Morse Mountain Conservation Area features more than 600 acres of coastal upland and salt marsh, and it serves as a nesting site for endangered bird species like the least tern and piping plover. A Popham Beach vacation rental will put some of the northeast's most pristine natural habitats just outside your door.