New England beach vacations are an enchanting assortment of sights, sounds, smells and unique lodging possibilities at resorts and inns. The rustic, bleached-wood charm of beachside cottages. The soothing rumbles of lobster boats returning with the day’s catch. The crispness of the North Atlantic breeze flowing over the dunes. Even during the winter, the region is a truly stunning place to visit. Boasting 115 beaches, The Cape’s wide sandy shores and gently-shelving tides are ideal for families, couples, corporate retreats and unforgettable weddings.
With more than 3,000 miles of coastline, Maine is home to some of New England’s most stunning beaches. For a real local’s experience, families can join a Lobster Boat Tours for the opportunity to catch their own dinner while listening to the Captain’s seafaring tales. For a beach vacation with a difference, travel to the picturesque shores of Vermont’s Lake Champlain, New England’s largest lake. Enjoy swimming, kayaking, hiking, biking or boat over to explore the lake’s of small islands.