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Romance At The Ogunquit, Maine: The Admiral's Inn

 Now Ogunquit's finest private resort, the historic Admiral's Inn is unique to this coastal town. It was the original stagecoach stop on route to and from Boston, and the home away from home of many famous artists, film and theater performers.

Originally called "The Playhouse Inn", then "The Post Road Inn", The Admiral's Inn is Ogunquit's oldest Bed and Breakfast, and has been operating as an Inn for nearly 50 years! The Admiral's Inn features a European-style heated pool, and a large six-man hot tub with sundeck area where you can unwind after a day exploring the sites.

The Admiral's Inn offers guests plenty of recreational activities to enjoy while on vacation. Challenge the family to a game of volleyball, softball, and football, or try your luck at the variety of lawn-games available. Nearby, you can tee-off on the golf course, play a few fun rounds of miniature golf with the family, and go deep sea fishing.

In the Admiral's Inn full service lounge you can play games or even watch a movie in a casual atmosphere. The Admiral's Inn is a great place to plan a get-together or special event such as a wedding. The helpful staff at The Admiral's Inn can help you plan a party for 20 or a beautiful wedding, allowing you to enjoy these special moments without the stress.

Amenities at the Admiral's Inn, located at 87 Main Street in Ogunquit, Maine, include wireless internet service, fax, TVs, VCRs, DVDs. They also offer an on-premises bar, restaurant, lots of inside and outside common areas, ice maker, videos, books and newspapers, games, umbrellas, beach chairs, wine/afternoon teas, pool, jacuzzi, or relax on the porch and patios, and parking.

Guests can take a leisurely stroll to one of the most magnificent beaches on the coast. Head down to Historic Perkins Cove, a working Maine fishing port, where you can take a trip on lobster boats, enjoy fishing trips, ocean cruises and whale watching. Afterwards, explore the famous FootBridge where you'll find artists' shops and galleries.

Ogunquit, Maine is home to the Annual Patriots Day Celebration, held in Mid-April. Join the festivities under the giant tents directly on Ogunquit Main Beach. the Annual Patriots Day Celebration features a bazaar and craft show, local restaurant tastings, entertainment, casino night, Kidstown Amusements and much more fun.

By Iris Dean

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