In contrast to other towns throughout the state, most of the lodging in Old Orchard Beach Maine is in independently owned and operated facilities. Perhaps it’s the Yankee sense of pride and independence, but you would be hard pressed to find many chain motels at Old Orchard Beach Maine. However, since a good deal of the lodging in Old Orchard Beach Maine is designed with families and budget travelers in mind, you need not worry about breaking the bank in order to stay there.
Many of the motels at Old Orchard Beach Maine have the same amenities as the chain motels. However, since they are usually owned and operated by Maine locals, they have retained their sense of character and individuality. Take a look at the Beau Rivage. It is located just one block away from Old Orchard Beach. Amenities include a heated pool, as well as a greenhouse hot tub. The Amtrak Downeaster is about a quarter of a mile from the motel. If you call in advance, the staff will arrange to pick you up! This down home New England sense of hospitality is typical of many of the staff members at the hotels in Old Orchard Beach Maine.
Aside from the motels at Orchard Beach Maine there are a number of inns and Bed and Breakfasts and historic hotels in Orchard Beach Maine. For example, the Atlantic Birches Inn provides lodging in Old Orchard Beach Maine in two different buildings. The Victorian Main House built in 1903 by John Calvin Stevens, the well-known architect. The other building is a 1920s bungalow called The Cottage. The guest rooms are tastefully decorated with beautiful antiques. In the morning, you will wake up to the smell of home-baked muffins and freshly brewed coffee.
The Ocean Walk is another one of the hotels in Old Orchard Beach Maine that is located right on the beach. Amenities include a heated indoor pool, an outdoor gas barbeque grill and cabana rentals. The guest rooms come with fully equipped kitchens, as well as private baths. The Ocean Walk is one of the hotels in Old Orchard Beach Maine that is participating in the Habitat for Humanity. If you donate $25 to Habitat for Humanity, you can stay for half price! Like most of the other hotels in Old Orchard Beach Maine, only a limited number of rooms have been set aside for this promotion, so be sure to reserve as early as possible.