Top Maine Vacation Rentals

Whether you’re looking for a quiet getaway or planning your next family adventure, the opportunities in Maine to escape and explore, or relax and unwind, are endless. These local rental companies share their top listings for planning your next vacation, from southern Maine’s beaches to the islands of Penobscot Bay.

Apex Luxury Rentals:

The leading luxury property rental company in southern Maine, Apex offers both furnished and unfurnished rentals ranging from one week to a year or more. 

34 Fogg Point Road: This cottage-style, five-bedroom, four-bathroom home is an ideal property for a family reunion, celebration, or getaway. Sprawling over 16 acres in Freeport and with 180-degree water views and a large dock, 34 Fogg Point Rd is perfect for entertaining groups of any size.

Sea Salt: Located in Falmouth, Sea Salt is a wonderful mix of coastal charm and contemporary details. With 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, this property functions beautifully as a beach getaway. 

Edgewater: Built just feet from the water on the coveted Falmouth Foreside, Edgewater is a gorgeous oceanside home, complete with a set of private stairs to the beach. Boasting 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and multiple windows with 180 degree views of Casco Bay, Edgewater is perfect for an intimate summer escape to the coast.

Ocean House Peaks Island:

Just a 15 minute ferry ride from Portland, Ocean House provides the top rental properties on Peaks Island. 

The Cottage: The house that started it all, The Cottage is Ocean House’s prime rental location on Peaks Island. After purchasing it in 2016, the Ocean House team has put numerous hours into renovating this little home into a dream island escape. Recently winterized, this listing can now be rented year-round!

Partners Realty:

Located in Portland, Partners Realty prides itself on being an authority on real estate southern Maine, the Casco Bay Islands, up the coast, and inland to the Sebago Lake region.

Farmhouse Landing: Maine’s premier island vacation retreat, Farmhouse Landing is a spectacular property on the southern point of Great Diamond Island. Just a 20-minute ferry ride from Portland, this island getaway features 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, a wraparound porch, and an expansive yard.

Cross and Company:

Specializing in real estate investment, development, management, and brokerage, Cross and Company defines itself as a service-focused, family-owned company.


High Tide: Set on a hillside overlooking the Fox Island thoroughfare, High Tide is a seaside escape on Vinalhaven with spectacular views of the Camden Hills. Complete with 6 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, a tennis court, game room, and a private dock and beach, this is the ideal location to entertain friends and family alike.

SummerMaine Properties:

For over 20 years, SummerMaine has been the go-to source for exceptional four-season vacation rentals in midcoast Maine. From quintessential cottages to spectacular retreats, SummerMaine offers ideal rental properties for Maine vacations. 

Chimerique: Set at the water’s edge overlooking outer Tenant’s Harbor, Chimerique has the feel of a well-preserved summer home loved for generations. This oceanside property is suited for group gatherings, with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, and the wrap-around porch and private beach provide endless opportunities for relaxing by the water.

Clark Point: Clark Point is an oceanfront property with incredible views, situated on 3 private acres on the Clark Island section of the St. George peninsula. Designed in an open concept to take advantage of the scenery, the property has spacious interiors, large windows, and a generous wraparound deck for entertaining. 

Pumpkin Pt: Located on Rackliff Island (part of the Tenants Harbor and Saint George Peninsula), Pumpkin Pt can only be accessed by driving over a breathtaking causeway. Set on a small point of the island, the property boasts a large lawn leading to a private wharf and beach. With 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, Pumpkin Pt is a great summer getaway for a large family or group of friends. 

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