Seaside Serenity Meets Luxury at Samoset Resort

Written by Lauren Whittier –

Updated June 7, 2024

Embark on a journey to the mesmerizing shores of Penobscot Bay, where Samoset Resort in Rockport, Maine, stands as an epitome of coastal elegance. This resort guide unveils the enchanting offerings of Samoset, from luxurious accommodations and exquisite dining to championship golf, a serene spa, and an array of engaging activities on its sprawling oceanfront estate.

Maine’s Best® Highlights:

  • Luxury Accommodations: Nautical Retreat by the Bay

  • Coastal Cuisine: Enjoy the Culinary Journey

  • Golf “Pebble Beach of the East” as Named by Golf Digest

  • Serene Seaside Spa: Escape into Tranquility

  • Enriching Activities for All: Unforgettable Moments Await

Luxury Accommodations

Samoset Resort’s accommodations redefine coastal luxury. The newly-renovated guestrooms and suites, reflecting Penobscot Bay’s timeless charm, provide a haven of comfort and elegance. Each of the 178 thoughtfully-appointed rooms boasts private balconies, some with hot tubs, offering breathtaking views that enhance the relaxing seaside ambiance.

Cottages are also available and stand as enchanting homes away from home. Featuring tranquil ocean views, fully-equipped kitchens, hardwood floors, and gas fireplaces, these beautiful cottages capture the essence of a private coastal retreat.

Coastal Cuisine

Dining at Samoset Resort is a celebration of seasonal ingredients and warm hospitality. Guests are spoiled for choice with options ranging from authentic Italian cuisine at La Bella Vita to convivial ambiance at the Enoteca Wine Bar.

The Splash Pool Bar offers crowd-pleasing salads and sandwiches, perfect for al fresco lunches by the 200,000-gallon “zero-entry” pool with sweeping views of Penobscot Bay.

The Clubhouse Grill, overlooking the 18-hole championship golf course, brings together guests and golfers with a menu of appetizing starters, sandwiches, and refreshing cocktails. In-room dining and private dining rooms are also available add a touch of exclusivity for intimate gatherings.

Golf “Pebble Beach of the East”

Samoset Resort’s championship golf course, named the “Pebble Beach of the East” by Golf Digest, is a legendary course. Suitable for players of all skill levels, the 18-hole course winds through seaside woods and gardens, showcasing challenging holes and breathtaking views of the Atlantic.

The golf complex, with a clubhouse, driving range, practice green, and Pro Shop, caters to both seasoned golfers and novices alike.

Serene Seaside Spa

The Spa at Samoset Resort offers a tranquil seaside escape with four luxurious treatment rooms, indoor and outdoor relaxation areas, and a curated menu of treatments. From Marine Anti-Aging Facials to Organic Aromatherapy Massages, the spa is dedicated to the art of well-being.

Enriching Activities for All

Samoset Resort’s 230 scenic oceanfront acres provide a canvas for unforgettable activities. The “Ultimate Backyard” offers sports enthusiasts tennis, pickleball, and a playground, while those seeking relaxation can unwind by the “zero-entry” pool.

Their expert “Consider It Done” agents personalize your coastal Maine vacation, ensuring a stay tailored to your individual preferences.

Maine’s Best® Official Qualification

Situated on a beautiful piece of Maine’s coastline, Samoset Resort is more than deserving of the Maine’s Best title. Beyond the luxurious accommodations, varied dining options, championship golf, serene spa, and enriching activities, what sets Samoset apart is the commitment to exceeding expectations. The expert touch of their “Consider It Done” agents curates a personalized stay, making every visit a unique and memorable experience.

Samoset Resort is where the allure of the Atlantic meets the warmth of genuine hospitality, forming a collection of experiences that intertwine to craft unforgettable memories. From the captivating views in the accommodations to the culinary delights, Samoset Resort stands as a beacon of coastal sophistication on the shores of Penobscot Bay.