About Beaches Region
In Proximity to Portland

In Maine's beaches region, you can live life on the lake with easy access to the state's most beautiful beaches.

Next to Portland and Saco, there are endless opportunities for fun, along with a selection of amenities. You will have access to the Portland International Jetport, Maine Medical Center, hotels, a fine selection of shops and restaurants.

On the Lake

There is a selection of lakes in southern Maine, ranging from the quietest of waters to a bustling weekend scene. Boating, water skiing, fishing, tubing, kayaking, canoeing, and paddle boarding are among the most popular activities, while there is room for much more.

Brook trout, lake trout, landlocked salmon, arctic char, striped bass, and whitefish are just some of the catches anglers can make at these excellent fisheries.

The Best Beaching

While you may never wish to leave one of these fair lakes, the beautiful beaches of Maine are a quick drive away.

Old Orchard Beach, located on the north edge of Saco, is consistently voted the state's number 1 beach. Home to the Palace Playland Amusement Park, restaurants, a large pier, and 7 miles of sandy shores, the beach has plenty of fun opportunities.

Ogunquit Beach is more suited for a relaxing day out. Its clean sands, calm waves, and sea breeze are the perfect combination. Sightseers will have a great time looking for Maine's lighthouses, including Boon Island Lighthouse, Whaleback Lighthouse, Nubble Light, and Wood Island Lighthouse.

Life on Beautiful Waters

In this region of Maine, you can live life on the lake with the joys of the state's best beaches.