Whether you are looking for a romantic place to take your sweetheart for your anniversary, for their birthday, or just because you feel like it, Maine has no shortage of romantic spots to visit. From romance packages at beautiful inns to natural landscapes like no other, its best to experience these 15 romantic places in Maine with a partner.
February is often cold and snowy in Maine, but why not get cozy with your lover at the picturesque Berry Manor in beautiful Rockland? During the month of February, Berry Manor Inn offers a special package containing long stem roses, chocolate, and even a rose petal turndown. You’ll warm up fast here!
Open seasonally from May to October, The Lodge at Moosehead Lake is the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion or to pop the big question. Rooms include cozy fireplaces with stunning views of Moosehead Lake. Top the weekend off with a romantic couple’s massage.
Recognized as one of the world’s best boutique hotels by Travel and Leisure Magazine, the exclusive Camden Harbor Inn hotel offers a unique package during the month of February. You’ll enjoy a two-night stay in a luxurious suite with a gourmet breakfast each morning. You’ll get champagne and chocolates upon arrival and a lift ticket to the Camden Snowbowl. Finish the weekend off for a seven-course romance dinner for two!
Camden has no shortage of beautiful and romantic bed and breakfasts. The Hawthorn Inn is a charming 1894 Queen Anne-style Victorian mansion with incredible summer gardens. The Inn is a popular wedding destination and offers a wide range of special packages year-round, like the relaxation getaway package.
Opened seasonal from May to October, this beachfront boutique hotel is the ideal ocean-side getaway. The hotel hosts weddings and special events making it the perfect location for an anniversary party. With 21 cozy rooms and loads of water sports available, The Tides Beach Club is perfect for the active couple.
Consistently rated as one of the finest restaurants in Portland, Five Fifty-Five also has a romantic vibe. Reserve a two-person table along the second-floor railing in the low light and treat yourself to an amazing menu.
Built in an old farmhouse on a hill in coastal Rockland, Primo is one of the best restaurants in the state. Enjoy the incredible Mediterranean flavors mixed with signature Maine dishes cooked by the 2013 James Beard Foundation Award winning chef, Melissa Kelly.
Nestled between balsam trees and a birch forest, Earth at Hidden Pond is a seasonal restaurant offering a farm-to-table experience. Local ingredients are used to create delicious dishes that should be paired with one of the excellent wines from the extensive wine menu. Celebrate with a glass of champagne by the bonfire.
Piccolo was named as one of “America’s Best New Romantic Restaurants” in 2014 by Travel & Leisure. It offers seductive setting with intimate service with a creative and delicious menu. Why not celebrate your love with authentic Italian food?
Enjoy a romantic cocktail with your other half in this exposed brick cellar. The light is low and the seating is intimate. Bramhall is the perfect hideaway for those who want a little peace and quiet to stare deeply into your lover’s eyes.
There is nothing more romantic than cuddling with your sweetheart under a sleeping bag while watching the first sunrise in the states. Hike up under the stars with a thermos of coffee or hot coco and enjoy the view. Don’t be surprised to see a few proposals.
Opened by a group of mid-coast Maine residents in 1991, the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens has quickly become a beautiful destination for special events, weddings, and dates. Spend a perfect spring afternoon smelling the colorful blooming flowers walking together with your other half.
Thunder Hole is a popular Acadia National Park location. With dramatic crashing waves and booming ocean sounds, it’s the perfect place to drop to one knee and ask that big question in a dramatic and unforgettable way.
Featured in the movie, Forest Gump, Marshall Point Lighthouse is one of the most beautiful lighthouses in Maine. The famed lighthouse is home to a host of summer coastal Maine weddings and proposals.
Sometimes you just want to be alone. Head to the secluded island of Isle Au Haut off the coast of Mount Desert Island for some serious romantic alone time with your partner. Stay at the Keeper’s House Inn and enjoy the tranquility of this tiny island.
There are a lot of romantic places in Maine from boutique hotels to restaurants to incredible outdoor landscapes. You’ll have no problem finding a special place for you and your sweetheart.