The 3 Best Beaches Near Camden, Maine


A family swimming a lake off of one of Camden, Maine Beaches

Camden, Maine, boasts four distinct and beautiful seasons. When summer rolls around, visitors relish a visit to the beach. Luckily, there are plenty of great beaches near Camden, Maine, and the surrounding area. The team at Camden Harbour Inn has visited our fair share of beaches in the area and has compiled a list of our favorites. Continue reading for more information on the best beaches near Camden, Maine. 

Our Three Favorite Beaches Near Camden, Maine

Soak up the sun, take a dip, and enjoy the natural beauty of these three beaches in Camden, Maine. 

Barrett’s Cove

Barrett’s Cove is a great place for a quiet, relaxing day at the beach. As busy as Camden, Maine, can get, Barrett’s Cove somehow manages to keep crowds away. Barrett’s Cove is on the serene Megunticook Lake, and you and your family will enjoy scenic views of the water and the cliffs that surround it. With amenities like picnic tables, outdoor grills, boat access, and a boat ramp, it’s the perfect place to spend the day.

Lincolnville Beach

Lincolnville Beach is right on Penobscot Bay. It’s located in the small, coastal town of Lincolnville, features views of Isleboro, an island just a short ferry ride away. This quiet, sandy beach is a great place to relax with the whole family. Swimming is the most popular activity on the beach. However, kayaking, boating, and fishing are other common activities. 

Laite Memorial Beach

Enjoy the waters of Camden Harbor at Laite Memorial Beach. This beach has everything a family could want: beautiful scenery, a great place to swim, a playground, grills, picnic tables, and even an offshore swimming platform. The park is located on a grassy hill, making it an ideal spot for children to play.

Camden Harbour Inn, MidCoast, Maine’s Finest Luxury Hotel

Year-round, Camden Harbour Inn is providing luxurious accommodations for relaxing getaways to Camden, Maine. We also offer a world-class culinary experience at our incredible dining destination,  Natalie’s Restaurant, rejuvenating treatments at our relaxing spa, and a stunning backdrop for weddings and events. To book your stay with us, check our availability online or give us a call at 1-800-236-4266.