Black Point InnOcean view at Black Point InnThe start of the Cliff WalkGeo-thermally heated poolThe Chart RoomGuest roomThe Point Room View from The Point RoomView from the porch Sunset at Black Point Inn

Black Point Inn - Scarborough Resort: Greater Portland & Casco Bay Resort, ME

Black Point InnScarborough, ME
Black Point Inn is an historic, grand hotel on Prouts Neck, minutes from bustling Portland and with easy access from the Portland Jetport. Presiding over one of the most spectacular settings along Maine's ruggedly beautiful coastline, Black Point Inn is nestled on lushly landscaped property located at the tip of Prouts Neck. Here, surrounded by water on three sides, you'll be captivated by the Inn's majestic cliffs and ever changing seascape - a view so inspiring that noted American painter Winslow Homer maintained an artist's studio steps away.
You'll also be captivated by the unhurried pace, gracious charm and attentive service that will remain the hallmarks of this historic Maine Inn, making it ideal for romantic getaways, family vacations and in the off-season, small business meetings and weddings. During your stay, take advantage of comprehensive recreational resort amenities, including outdoor pool, fitness room and enchanting beaches, plus enjoy golf, tennis, and free access to WI-FI. Fine dining completes the experience.

Black Point Inn is open for the season and offering various packages and rates! Call for reservations and information about current packages and specials, or check out the website and book online.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Beach
  • Childcare
  • Fireplaces
  • Gardens
  • Ghost in Residence
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Historical Features
  • In-Room TV
  • Laundry
  • Live Entertainment
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Ocean
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Romantic
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet Access


  • Antique Shopping
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Canoeing/Kayaking
  • Cultural Activities
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Sailing
  • Shopping
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Whale Watching


Black Point Inn offers to distinct dining options, the Chart Room & The Point.

The Chart Room offers classic New England cuisine using fresh ingredients from local farms, organic meat purveyors, and Casco Bay fishmongers. Chart Room favorites include our famous Black Point Inn reuben, Glidden Point oysters, Peeky Toe crab cakes and fresh daily fish specials. Sit in The Chart Room or dine al fresco on the porch and enjoy cocktails and dinner while viewing the best ocean front scenes and sunsets that Maine has to offer. Reservations taken for parties of 8 or more. 

The Point dining room allows you to start your evening with cocktails and a warming sunset overlooking the bay and Mount Washington beyond, then move to exquisitely prepared cuisine and romance in our beautiful, historic dining room. All signs lead to The Point. Join us on Prouts Neck, and savor the food, drink and setting that have made this a famous destination for nearly 135 years. Please call (207) 883-2500 for reservations. 


510 Black Point Road
Scarborough, ME  04074



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A 15-minute drive from downtown Portland, the Black Point is a Maine classic. Situated on 9 acres on a point with views along the coast both north and south, the inn was built as a summer resort in 1873, in an area enshrined in some of the work of noted painter Winslow Homer.


Number of Rooms: 25
Black Point Inn offers 25 spacious guestrooms and suites, all with private bath, ocean or bay views and many with private decks and all-weather wicker furniture. There is a private outdoor heated swimming pool and the Inn with it's manicured grounds is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean. Each guest room offers its own unique character with individual furnishings and interesting architectural detail.
Guestrooms and suites offer King and Queen beds, often with additional Twin bed for greater flexibility. Many have the option of pullout sofa bed with room for cots. Our guestrooms, in-room massage, and recreation facilities are ideal for Maine Coast romantic getaways.

In-room Amenities include:
  • Color televisions with cable service
  • Egyptian cotton bathrobes
  • Hairdryers
  • Irons and ironing boards
  • Full Aveda bath amenities
  • Free access to high-speed wireless (WI-FI) Internet service
Guest Rooms and Suites
Black Point Inn offers a mix of luxury accommodations including single bedrooms, connecting rooms and suites within the Inn to meet guest needs in comfort and style. Please note, all rates are quoted per person Modified American Plan and include full breakfast and dinner daily. Rates do not reflect Maine State Sales Tax or Guest Service Charge and are based on double occupancy.