Black Point Inn

510 Black Point Rd., Scarborough, Maine, 04074, USA

Toward the tip of the peninsula that juts into the ocean at Prout's Neck stands this stylish, tastefully updated 1878 resort inn with spectacular views up and down the coast. Guests have access to beaches, kayaking equipment, a yacht club, and a country club with tennis courts and a golf course. Finer touches abound, such as Frette linens and terry robes. The Cliff Walk, a pebbled path that wanders past Winslow Homer's former studio, runs along the Atlantic headlands he often painted. Peak season rates include breakfast, dinner, and gratuities. The Chart Room pub and the Point restaurant take advantage of the views. The inn is about 10 miles south of Portland.

PROS

  • dramatic setting
  • geothermally heated pool
  • discounts in shoulder seasons

CONS

  • "guest service charge" is tacked onto room rate

Location

QUICK FACTS

Resort
Green, Historical, Service, Views, Family
Sophisticated
On the beach
Clubby Atmosphere

HOTEL INFO

Phones: 207-883–2500

HOTEL DETAILS

20 rooms, 5 suites
Rate Includes: Closed late Oct.–early May Some meals

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