Some of the best memories your kids will look back on are the ones created during family vacations. Midcoast Maine and Boothbay Harbor is the ideal destination for your next family vacation, and Smuggler’s Cove Inn is the perfect place to call your home away from home. With a variety of onsite activities and area attractions that are just a short drive away, there’s no shortage of kid-friendly things to do during your stay in Boothbay Harbor.
Your Guide to Family Fun around Boothbay Harbor
Whether you are taking advantage of activities at our waterfront resort or exploring the town, you’ll have plenty of fun activities to pick from during your stay.
- Go swimming in our heated pool or dip your feet into the ocean.
- Explore the waters along the coastline by checking out a kayak, canoe or paddle board from our Sea Shack.
- Get messy with s’mores around our fire pit in the evening.
- Wander around New England’s largest botanical garden by visiting the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. With more than 30 acres filled with gardens and natural spaces, there’s plenty to discover and explore during your visit to Maine.
- Hop on a boat and venture over to Cabbage Island. Your visit will include a narrated cruise, and a traditional clambake.
- Hike the Boothbay Region Land Trust Trails. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy as you hike through rocky shores, river corridors or coastal islands. With so many trails to pick from, there is one that fits your family’s skill level.
- Ride on an authentic steam train at the Boothbay Railway Village. This museum destination features historic Maine buildings and a collection of 60 antique autos.
Looking for more suggestions? Ask our friendly front desk staff.
Book Your Maine Family Vacation at Smuggler’s Cove Inn
With a range of accommodations, Smuggler’s Cove Inn is ready to be host to your next family vacation. Enjoy a range of family-friendly things to do in Boothbay Harbor and on our property. Fuel up for your day of fun with breakfast served from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Please call 207-633-2800 to learn more about our property and special offers.