AN HISTORIC EAST PENOBSCOT BAY
at Herricks Landing on the Shore of Eggemoggin Reach in the Heart of the Blue Hill Peninsula, Brooksville, Maine...Since July 4th, 1889.
Select Cottages Available into Fall.
These Maine rental cottages and cabins are perfect for secluded romantic escapes, family vacations, and large family gatherings.
Couples seeking romantic Maine getaways will thrill to the authenticity and comfort offered in our historic summer cottages.
They are clean and made up (bed and breakfast style) with quality linens, fluffy pillows, and thick towels for your arrival. Daily housekeeping is included as is the laying of fresh wood in your fireplace each day.
We offer weeklong stays and shorter stays (with a two night minimumm). We can provide a Welcome Breakfast Basket for an added cost.
Short stays welcome; yet, best rates are for 7-day stays.
Now booking for September and October.
See our "Specials" on our "What's New" page.
** Now With WiFi + Dogs Welcome in Birches Cottage **
Nestled on 50 acres of oceanfront paradise, this Maine resort offers comfortable relaxed Maine vacation lodging in spacious Maine coast cottages.
This is the quintessential honeymoon destination! Just as have other couples searching
for a honeymoon on the coast of Maine, you'll discover here the honeymoon destination of your dreams. Our natural waterfront, private cottages,
cozy living rooms, comfortable beds, and woodburning fireplaces make this the perfect place for your honeymoon.
Spend your honeymoon here! Ledges Cottage is our favorite for honeymoons. Ask about our bubbly, fruit and chocolate basket.
Our season runs generally from as soon as we can open cottages in mid-April through departures in mid- to late October.
The days and seasons are ever changing.
The colors, hues, wildlife and ocean are spectacular with changes daily. Whether you're looking for a romantic Maine getaway,
a honeymoon in Maine, a family vacation getaway, a family reunion destination, a Maine cottage rental, Maine vacation rentals,
or a Maine coastal bed and breakfast, hotel or motel, stop here first. You'll want to stay. You'll be glad you did and will return.
We're located in the heart of the Blue Hill Peninsula, central to a myriad of activities and an enticing variety of
restaurants, cafes, and roadside stands. Our location is just one of the things that will make your vacation getaway here so much fun.
When it comes to lodging in Maine, Oakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea offers an experience like no other -
operated by the same family in the same warm tradition of Maine Hospitality since 1889.
There is a new business in downtown Blue Hill. The Harbor House at 27 Water Street in the red brick Pendleton Building. Owner Kathy Eaton and her daughter pose for me at their Opening Cocktail Party last evening. Serving breakfast, lunch and provisions...pastries, soups and chowders. Kathy is and will also continue to be the kitchen manager at the Blue Hill Country Club. She is a career cook and kitchen manager. Open Year Round Tuesday - Sunday from 6 am until 2 pm. WELCOME!
What Other People Say
"Greetings from Flagstaff! We are loving our beautiful cabin, and your wonderful resort." Guest, July 2012.
Thank-you so much...for this special place. We will plan to see you next year. Rick, Beth & Family, October 2012.
"Sea Lullabies-At these Maine properties, let the sound of the waves coax you to sleep and inspire
your dreams...." Yankee Magazine, July/August 2007
2008 Business Person of the Year. "Presented for a lifetime of contributions"...
by the Blue Hill Peninsula Chamber of Commerce.
"The breakfast hour seascape...is incomparably beautiful and incredibly inviting: a paddler's paradise just begging to be experienced..." Maine Sunday Telegram,
"This is old Maine, and long may it last." Sunday Eagle- Tribune, September 25, 2005.