Destination guide

Explore the oceanfront setting in Cape Elizabeth

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Cape Elizabeth. This scenic and walkable city is well known for its seaside, spas and beaches. Portland Head Light and Victoria Mansion are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Cape Elizabeth

Are you searching for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Cape Elizabeth has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Southworth Planetarium (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Sable Oaks Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Nonesuch River Golf Club (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Joker's Family Fun and Games (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Twin Falls Golf Club (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Aquaboggan Water Park (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cape Elizabeth

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Cape Elizabeth. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Crescent Beach State Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Fort Williams Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Two Lights State Park (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Higgins Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Willard Beach (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Scarborough Beach State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cape Elizabeth

Fly into Portland, ME (PWM-Portland Intl. Jetport), the closest airport, located 5.5 mi (8.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Brunswick, ME (NHZ-Brunswick Executive), which is 26 mi (41.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Cape Elizabeth?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 941 vacation rentals near Cape Elizabeth. From 588 houses to 129 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cape Elizabeth for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Cape Elizabeth?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Cape Elizabeth. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Crescent Beach State Park: 1,244 vacation rentals
  • Cape Elizabeth Light: 1,166 vacation rentals
  • Fort Williams Park: 1,156 vacation rentals
  • Portland Head Light: 1,165 vacation rentals
  • Two Lights State Park: 1,145 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cape Elizabeth listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cape Elizabeth?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 588 Houses in Cape Elizabeth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cape Elizabeth include:

  • Cottages: 129 rentals available
  • Flats: 319 rentals available
  • Cabins: 129 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cape Elizabeth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 131 vacation rentals with pool available in Cape Elizabeth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.