East Boothbay is a small village located on Linekin Bay, only a few miles east of downtown Boothbay Harbor. With its picturesque shoreline, and abundance of waterfront, East Boothbay is a favorite vacation spot for many. Here you will find the famous Ocean Point, a popular summer cottage colony, and it's 2 mile Ocean Point Loop which offers stunning rocky vistas and views of 3 lighthouses. The Penninsula is surrounded by Linekin Bay to the west and The Damariscotta River on the east side, and is a great area for boating and kayaking. East Boothbay has long been known for it's boat building, which continues today. Ocean Point Inn and Lobsterman's Wharf are excellent local waterfront restaurants, and The East Boothbay General Store serves a variety of specialty foods and the best sandwiches around.
Our downtown area is also home to The Boothbay Opera House which hosts a variety of live performers at several shows weekly. Known for its phenomenal Accoustics, the Opera House attracts many nationally renowned entertainers like Jackson Browne and
I'BBH is unique in that there are several boat tours that leave right from the pier downtown. We have whale watches, puffin and river tours, schooner trips and even booze cruises. You can always combine lobster and a tour, by checking out the Cabbage Island Clambake, where you take a boat ride to an authentic island lobsterbake, replete with seaweed and hard boiled eggs.