Georgetown & Arrowsic
The islands of Georgetown and Arrowsic sit side by side on the coast of MidCoast Maine, linked to the mainland by roads and bridges so close to each other and the mainland, you might not notice you’re on an island. These tiny villages attract visitors looking for a quiet getaway.
Things to Do in Georgetown and Arrowsic
When many visitors think of Georgetown, they think of Reid State Park. With good reason. Reid is one of Maine’s most popular seaside getaways. It sports several large beaches and a group of sand dunes rare in the state. Climb atop Griffith Head, a stony headland over the water, and you’ll get a great view of surrounding islands and lighthouses.
Also in Georgetown, you can visit the Josephine Newman Audubon Sanctuary. This 115-acre preserve includes trails that will take you by salt marsh, meadow, forest and coastline. Tour an oyster farm, shoreside or by boat, at Eros Oyster, in Robinhood Cove.
On Arrowsic, you can visit some of the unusual lighthouses set to guide ships up and down the Kennebec River. They include Squirrel Point Light Station, Doubling Point Light Station and the Kennebec River Range lights.
Restaurants in Georgetown and Arrowsic
Looking for Georgetown, Maine restaurants? Check out Five Islands Lobster Co., “Blue” Restaurant at Grey Havens Inn or The Osprey. You might also consider restaurants in Bath, Maine nearby. For more ideas, check here and consider our list of regional businesses below.
Where to Stay in Georgetown and Arrowsic
Georgetown, Maine hotels include the Grey Havens Inn, Coveside Bed & Breakfast and The Mooring Bed & Breakfast. Lodging here can also be quite unique! Enjoy a treehouse stay at Seguin or you can also rent a coastal houseboat at Derecktor Robinhood Marine Center. For more suggestions, check here and scroll down our list of regional businesses below.