Set on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic, this Cape Cod-style hotel is spread among 6 buildings and is a 15-minute walk from both the Ogunquit Playhouse and Perkins Cove, a bay with an outdoor mall of boutique stores. The bright, airy rooms and suites offer kitchenettes, free Wi-Fi, TVs and DVD players. Upgrades add sea-view balconies and separate sitting areas. Complimentary breakfast is available, and there's a bistro and bar. Other amenities include a DVD library, furnished terrace and a fitness room, plus a spa, a saltwater hot tub and a private beach.
Ogunquit is a town on Maine’s southern coast. Ogunquit Beach, a long, sandy peninsula with grassy dunes, lies between the Atlantic Ocean and the Ogunquit River. Nearby, Marginal Way is a cliff walk with coastal views, benches and a lighthouse. Musicals are staged at the Ogunquit Playhouse summer theater. The Ogunquit Museum of American Art is known for its waterside sculptures and works by Maine-related artists.
Maine, the northeasternmost U.S. state, is known for its rocky coastline, maritime history and nature areas like the granite and spruce islands of Acadia National Park. Moose are plentiful in Baxter State Park, home to Mt. Katahdin, endpoint of the Appalachian Trail. Lighthouses such as the candy-striped beacon at West Quoddy Head, dot the coast, as do lobster shacks and sandy beaches like Ogunquit and Old Orchard.
The U.S. is a country of 50 states covering a vast swath of North America, with Alaska in the northwest and Hawaii extending the nation’s presence into the Pacific Ocean. Major Atlantic Coast cities are New York, a global finance and culture center, and capital Washington, DC. Midwestern metropolis Chicago is known for influential architecture and on the west coast, Los Angeles' Hollywood is famed for filmmaking.