A bottle of red wine lying next to an open box of chocolate and a bouquet of roses

The Best Maine Valentine’s Getaway 2024: Wine, Cheese, Chocolate & More

If fine wine, gourmet cheese boards, chocolate-covered strawberries, and sparkling morning mimosas in a luxuriously historic Inn sound like your kind of Maine Valentine’s getaway, you’re in luck—we curated the ultimate package for sweethearts to reminisce in the magic of love. Maine Valentine’s Getaway Rentals Captain Nickels Inn is the perfect place to savor a …

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cheerful celebration around a Christmas Tree

Belfast, Maine Winter Guide: Unwrap the Magic of the Season

As the holiday season is in full swing in Belfast, the downtown comes alive with many events and activities that are sure to add warmth to your winter days. We absolutely love supporting our local small businesses so we’ve curated a Belfast Winter Guide to ensure we share all the events! Holiday Program Passport: November …

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Snow-covered lobster trap Christmas tree.

Best Holiday Festivals in MidCoast Maine

Once the temperatures start cooling and the leaves drop, a look at the calendar confirms what Mother Nature has been telling us.  Here comes the holiday season! We present our holiday round-up to guide you to the best holiday festivals MidCoast Maine has to offer. Maine is known for its picturesque seaside towns and villages. …

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Holiday Lights at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

Maine Holiday Lights, Train Rides, & More!

Come to Maine this holiday season and discover all the fun, festive things there are to see and do. Drive-through holiday lights shows, winter train rides, Christmas villages, shopping, outdoor recreation, and so much more. The holidays are just around the corner and excitement is building. Maine loves to celebrate the season with events and …

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Christmas By The Sea 2021 Camden Maine

Christmas By The Sea & Other MidCoast Maine Holiday Events

One look at the area event calendar and it becomes very clear: the holidays have officially arrived! The  weeks leading up to the holidays are loaded with popular seasonal events up and down Maine’s MidCoast. Rockland’s Festival of Lights, Camden’s Christmas By The Sea, Belfast’s Holiday on the Harbor, and much more! Maine is known …

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Captain Nickels Inn Gift Certificate 2021

Make Captain Nickels Inn Gift Certificates Your Maine Gift

Give the gift of a Maine coast getaway this holiday season with Captain Nickels Inn gift certificates! Why settle for giving a mere object when you can gift them the vacation experience of a lifetime? Captain Nickels Inn loves sharing the wonders of Maine with our guests. The location of our historic, MidCoast Maine inn …

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Looking Towards Spring

A tapestry of vibrant blooms, where sunlight dances on shimmering shores

After a busy summer season, the inn will be quiet for most of the winter as we continue our renovation projects and grab a few quiet weeks rest for ourselves. Our hearts are turning towards spring, eager to bask in its transformative magic.

We have a pop-up weekend of March 1st and 2nd – we would love to see you!  Book two nights and save with our multi-night discount.

Consider a stay in the Willard Room – our newest luxury accommodation! Located on the third floor, it offers added privacy. Updated amenities such as a walk-in jetted shower and sitting room provide luxury comforts.