Local Attractions in Saco, ME
Saco Bay Rentals in Saco, Maine, features a full array of vacation homes located along the southern coast of Maine. Saco beaches are called Camp Ellis, Ferry Beach, Bayview and Kinney Shores. Camp Ellis & Ferry Beach. are about two miles south of Old Orchard Beach. All are on the ocean at Saco Bay. Enjoy all the sandy beaches and communities that are very popular and family-friendly with options for deep sea fishing tours, kayak rentals and others. Pets are allowed at many of the cottages. Contact us today for details on kayak rentals, deep sea fishing, and other location attractions in Saco, ME.
Major theme and water parks like Funtown and Aquaboggin are located within ten miles and you are within twenty minutes of major supermarkets, outlet shopping, and metropolitan areas like Portland. You are just about 1-1/2 hours or so away from the Boston area. We're located half way between Kittery and Freeport "LL bean" for outlet shopping. There is a major mall in South Portland and Portland with shops at the Old Port, about a half hour ride.
Saco is about 30 minutes north of the Wells and Kennebunk areas and close to petting zoos and farms near Scarborough. The community is located at the 36 mile marker once you’re on the Maine Turnpike.
From Ferry Beach in Saco it’s a short walk to Camp Ellis where the Saco River meets the ocean. Camp Ellis is a quaint Fishing Village now dotted with newly-remodeled homes with some of the older ones still here. Saco areas are unspoiled by high-rises. Camp Ellis is still an active fishing area for commercial lobstermen and fishermen and you can go over to the dock and watch both fishing vessels and pleasure boats. There is a boat launch at the docks and nearby is a marina with another marina about 3 miles away.
Nearby is a general convenience store which features the daily lobster catch during season. They will cook it to perfection while you wait and they also serve a great breakfast. Or walk to two local lobster pounds, one at Ferry Beach and one in Camp Ellis. Whale watching and deep sea fishing boats leave from the docks in Camp Ellis. Jet ski rentals and para sailing offerred at the docks in Camp Ellis also. There are Kayak rentals available nearby for use on the Saco River which goes out to the ocean at Saco Bay.
Delectable Dining & Fishing Options
At Camp Ellis there is one local popular restaurant and a bait and tackle shop are on the docks for supplies and fishing pole rentals if needed. You can enjoy fishing off the shore or from the mile-long jetty. Or just take a leisurely stroll on the jetty and in the neighborhood.
Contact us for comfortable vacation rentals at the ocean with Deep Sea Fishing tours, kayak rentals & other options.