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Your 2019 Guide to the Best Local Events in York, Maine

Whether you’re planning a trip to York, Maine for a much-needed getaway or attending a local event in 2019 and need somewhere to stay, Dockside Guest Quarters is the perfect choice. With comfortable rooms, fabulous food, and friendly staff, you’ll feel right at home. Keep scrolling for a round-up of the area’s most popular events … Read More

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3 Perfect Fall Days in York, Maine

You hear it all the time. Everyone tells you that you must experience fall in New England. But what’s the best way to do it? You want the perfect experience but you’re overwhelmed and don’t know where to start. Cue our Three Day Itinerary! Expertly curated by locals who know the area best, this itinerary … Read More

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4 Day Itinerary to Hit the Top Maine Points of Interest

When you think of Maine, you probably picture a rocky coast littered with lobster boats, lighthouses, iconic sunsets, and cool shadow driven paths between tall, aged pines. York, Maine is all of these things and so much more. Travelers of all ages, from near and far come on a daily basis to enjoy sightseeing, endless outdoor activities, … Read More

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The Best Things to Do in Portsmouth, NH

Located less than 15 miles away from York, Maine and Dockside Guest Quarters, there are an abundance of activities and things to do in Portsmouth, NH, that you simply can’t miss the next time you’re staying with us. Portsmouth and the New Hampshire Seacoast is full of rich history, and much of it has been … Read More

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10 Restaurants in Kittery, ME That Will Delight Your Taste Buds

Located just 15 minutes from Dockside Guest Quarters, Kittery, ME offers a wide variety of activities and attractions for visitors to enjoy. If a full day of Maine adventures has worked up your appetite, the charming port town also offers many excellent restaurants that serve a variety of cuisines. From fresh seafood to delicious comfort food … Read More

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Finestkind Cruises Are Some of the Finest in the Area

There are many great boat tours here in southern Maine. And, as a part of a quintessential Maine experience, going sailing is a must. Finestkind Cruise has got you covered if you’re looking for a special experience while you’re here. With their sailing options and tours, you’ll experience the Maine coast the way it’s supposed … Read More

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Discover Fun at the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

Just across the New Hampshire border, about 30 minutes from York in Dover, the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire provides a fun learning experience for children. Seeking to actively engage children and families in a hands-on environment of discovery, the museum inspires the next generation toward innovation and creativity. There’s so much to discover at the … Read More

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What Will You See at the Portland Museum of Art in Maine?

The culturally rich area of southern Maine is full of fantastic vacation activities! Visit the Portland Museum of Art in Maine during your vacation for a unique experience of the area and its artists and artisans. There’s a lot to see at the museum, ranging from photography to paintings and much more. You’ve got to … Read More