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Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground

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Orlando, FL
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The owner's were pleasant and helpful! Beautiful sunrises every morning! Found beach glass out on the beach, which was very exciting. We now have the beach glass bug! The sites are really nice. The showers were really nice. They have recycling for bottles, plastic, cardboard, etc. The dog park was nice for the dogs. The kids really loved the playground...

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Two months ahead of our planned trip I booked a 3 night long weekend at a "honeymoon" walk in tent site. We planned to travel from Massachusetts late afternoon Friday after work, with a predicted arrival time between 6:30 and 7:30 pm. The "fine print" on my email confirmation noted check in time goes until 8pm so we didn't foresee...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We had a campsite right on the Penobscot Bay & it was the most beautiful view ever. This Campground is a hidden gem.....wooded, beautifully landscaped, clean restrooms & showers. The owners, Astrig & Steve, are such wonderful, warm people. Our site had a deck & we had coffee on the deck every morning & a glass of wine on the...

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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Excellent views of the bay if you get a waterfront site. Scenery great! However this place is overpriced. I can't believe they have minimums of 7 days on some sites, or others. Agree with the other poster on the overpriced lobster bake. Hit the Anglers restaurant in Searsport for a $32 Maine shore meal with clams, 2 lobsters, muscles and...

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Not a bad campground but for us it was hard to sleep so close to rt 1 and listen to traffic, boats and airplanes. We may be more sensitive then others because we live in a very quiet rural place but i thought someone should mention the highway in a review. None of us could sleep well so our three...

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Marshfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The service for check in, questions and help with our difficulties was amazing. We had a tire issue, the owners called and helped us make arrangements for repair. They went above and beyond. We needed to stay an extra day and they were more than accommodating. Campground, showers, bathrooms and laundry are very nice and very clean. Pretty spot on...

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Wolcott, Vermont
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a very restful week at Searsport and were met with friendly and helpful staff. Nice touches at every turn. Clean bath house and rest rooms, laundry, and "studio" where an artist was in residence and available for guests and families. Kids were all around but had plenty to do with playground and water. Beach is rocky so water...

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Epsom, New Hampshire
Reviewed 12 August 2016

After almost 20 years we still love it here cant imagine summer without being here plenty to do or nothing to do -always up to me. We came here not sure what to expect and now it is a long winter waiting to come back and see all the friends we have made over the years

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

The best; If you are lucky enough to get one of the waterfront sites, the view is spectacular. Many sites have private decks. Great playground and fenced in dog area. One of the owners is very nice. The worst; One of the most crowded campgrounds we have ever been in with virtually no privacy. Even the best sites are packed...

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Croton on Hudson, New York
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We have an RV but the site has no sewage line, has to go to dump station. They have beautiful ocean front tent site, RV oceanfront campsite is too tight to each other in my opinion. Lobster bake was way overpriced, and can't believe a $20 kid meal only means getting one hotdog?? Lovely sunset with amazing view, too bad...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground is our home, passion and livelihood. We enjoy 40 acres of ocean gardens with 1/4 mile private beach. There are 125 sites...Some just for huge RVs, others for backpacking tents and most for else...Lobsters too. The campground also offers another 120 acres of wooded area with trails for hiking or mountain biking. Fishing and kayaking are also available from the campground. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground

Address: Rt. 1, 216 West Main St., Searsport, ME 04974
Region: United States > Maine > Mid Coast Maine > Searsport
Number of rooms: 125
Also Known As:
Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground Hotel Searsport
Searsport Shores Oceanfront Campground Maine
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“Discuss needs and desires with reservations. Many sites are close together.”
 of 5 bubbles papajoe775, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“book early for the best sites”
 of 5 bubbles dmp552016, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“sites 3-15 great”
 of 5 bubbles toys4dad, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Sites on the oceanfront are worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles jerryb868, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Camping, cabins, and RV's.”
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