Summer vacation rentals in New England

Summer vacation rentals in New England will give you the opportunity to get to know the local people, which is one of the best attractions in New England. Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island enjoy wonderful summer weather.

Maine

Bar Harbor is located on the east side of Mount Desert Island. Acadia National Park is nearby with 50 square miles of wilderness. Hiking is a popular activity, and a vacation rental is an excellent way for hikers to take advantage of a place to stretch out and relax between treks. It is also a great option for packing lunches and keeping laundry clean. Cadillac Mountainis a scenic point of interest nearby.

In Old Orchard Beach you can see the historic Biddleford Pool and Wood Island Lighthouse. A half hour drive to the south is Kennebunkport, Maine, which is a great place to shop. Walker's Point, the summer home of George and Barbara Bush, is near Old Orchard Beach. Parson's Wayis a sea side walk that locals and visitors enjoy taking advantage of to see the water and birds.

The Micmac Indians named Ogunquit, "Beautiful Place by the Sea." Visitors enjoy the trolley rides. Marginal Wayis a foot path along the coast of Ogunquit that joins the harbor and the village. Along Marginal Way, you can see Perkin's Cove, one of the few draw foot bridges still in existence in the United States. Vacation rentals in Ogunquit allow you to stay among the interesting fisherman and lobster boaters of the town.

New Hampshire

Summer vacation rentals in New England are also available in Lake Winnipesaukee, New Hampshire. This is the largest lake in the state. In the heart of the Lakes Region, Lake Winnipesaukee offers skiing, snow mobiles, boating, water skiing and kayaking. Vacation rentals are a great place to relax and clean up after water sports.

Hampton Beach holds 80 free evening concerts with fireworks displays during the summer. At Seacoast Science Center, you can observe live tidal pool animals in the indoor touch tank. The 1,000 gallon Gulf of Maine tank gives you an up-close look at marine life of the area.

Massachusetts

In Cape Cod there are 15 towns where you can enjoy shopping, golfing and eating. Tugboats restaurant is a kid friendly place to eat in Hyannis. It offers outdoor dining and a view of the water. Heated canopy decks keep the cool evenings comfortable. Seaside Pub on Mainein Hyannis serves local foods with a modern twist; there is something for every member of the family, from seafood to pizza.

Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts can be accessed by ferry from New York City each weekend by SeaStreak ferries. There are three roomy decks on each ferry. They also have a cash bar, food concessions and movies playing on flat screen TVs. And if you come to a place named for vineyards, you might want to visit Chicama Vineyardswhile you are there.

Rhode Island

Narragansett has some of the best beaches in the state of Rhode Island. Roger Wheeler State Beach, Salty Brine State Beachand Scarborough State Beachare all convenient to summer vacation rentals in New England.

Newport has a walking tour onWaterfront and Main Street. Newport is a perfect place to enjoy summer vacation rentals in New England. Take your time and relax with a vacation home away from home. Enjoy rooms for each family member, a living area to share, a kitchen to yourself and an outdoor area to play and relax at an affordable price.