Explore the Seascape Area

Discover the pure and nostalgic charm of coastal Maine with Seascape Motel and Cottages as your base. Our location on coastal US Rte 1 provides easy access to top attractions. We are just moments from the picturesque harbor and historic downtown of Belfast. Immerse yourself in the area’s rich history and natural beauty, with the stunning fall foliage and delicious lobster just waiting to be experienced.

Our friendly staff is always ready to provide helpful travel tips, maps, and information, along with suggestions for day trips that will enhance your coastal Maine vacation. Whether you’re looking for adventure or relaxation, Seascape Motel and Cottages is the perfect starting point. Book now and experience the beauty and charm of coastal Maine.

View of seaside during lowtide

Experience the simple pleasures of your coastal Maine getaway at Seascape, where you can create new memories and relive cherished moments of the past with these delightful activities to fill your day.


  • Stroll the serene Fristad Trails, 100 acres of well-marked walking trails right next to the Seascape property.
  • Walk across the Armistice Footbridge and stroll the Belfast Harbor Walk.
  • Hike in Acadia National Park, just a scenic drive away.
  • Admire the colorful blooms at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.
  • Explore the inlets of Penobscot Bay from a sea kayak.
  • Watch the windjammers gracefully sail from Camden Harbor.
  • Hike up Mount Battie for a spectacular view of nearby islands.
  • Visit Moose Point State Park for a shoreline trail stroll.
  • See a lighthouse and take in ocean views.
  • Dine on fresh lobster right from the water at the lobster pound.
View of seaside during lowtide

Plan Your Travel

May – October

Farmers’ Market, fresh produce, foods, and crafts, downtown Belfast, Friday mornings

Belfast Summer Nights, outdoor music and performances, free, downtown Belfast, Thursday evenings, 5 – 7pm

Penobscot Marine Museum, Maritime history, exhibits and events for the whole family, Searsport, 3 miles north

Water Walker Sea Kayak Tours, guided kayak tours of Penobscot Bay, Belfast

Penobscot Bay Outfitters, fishing trips on Penobscot Bay, Belfast 207-338-5412

Area lighthouses

Owls Head Transportation Museum, antique air & auto events, Owls Head, 35 miles south

Penobscot Narrows Bridge Observatory and Fort Knox Historic Site. Open daily. Fantastic views of the state of Maine from the top of the 42-story (442 feet) high observation tower. The new bridge¹s Observation Tower is the first such innovation of its kind in the United States and only the third in the world. The other two bridges with Observation towers are in Thailand and Slovakia. Fort Knox is one of the best preserved fortifications on the New England seacoast. The Fort has many architectural features, as well as a rich history behind its cannon batteries. Events and encampments throughout the summer.

Visit Our Town Belfast for List of Events throughout the Summer


Maine Arts Camp, Located on Unity College’s environmentally based campus, we are a small, inclusive community offering high quality instruction in visual & performing arts, technology, cooking, gardening and individual/lifetime sports. We foster a non-competitive atmosphere where campers choose their activities. Two 2 week sessions, plus a specialty week add on. Ages 8-15. 30 miles north of Belfast.

First weekend in July

Arts in the Park, Juried Arts and Crafts Show and Sale, music and food, on the waterfront, Belfast

July 4

4th of July celebration in Searsport, parade, cookout, fireworks, 3 miles north, Rte 1

Brooks Community Fair, parade, games, field competitions, fireworks, Brooks, 10 miles north, Rte 7

Second weekend in July

North Atlantic Blues Festival, Rockland, 26 miles south

Third weekend in July

Belfast Celtic Festival, music, food, dancing, singing, to celebrate Belfast’s heritage

August – October


First weekend in August (Wed – Sun)Maine Lobster Festival, Maine’s premier seafood / lobster event, Rockland waterfront, 26 miles south

Early August

Stewart’s Blueberry and Honey Farm, gift shop, Stockton Springs, 8 miles north, Rte 1A

Third weekend in August

Belfast Harbor Fest. A great weekend of small boats and family fun! Featuring the 2011 National Boatbuilding Challenge

Third week in August

Union Fair and Maine Wild Blueberry Festival, classic rural agricultural fair, Union, 35 miles south

September & October

Pick your own organic apples. Sewall Organic Orchard, Lincolnville, 10 miles south

Treworgy Orchards. Apple picking, hayrides, corn maze, ice cream & cafe, petting zoo. Levant, 40 miles north.

Third weekend in September

Common Ground Fair, Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, celebration of rural living, Unity, 24 miles north

Juried Harbor Arts and Crafts Show, Camden, 21 miles south

October 1 – 17

View peak Fall foliage, mid-coast area