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Gay-Friendly Hotels Ogunquit, Maine

Anyone who’s familiar with the term “gaycation” knows that it takes considerably more thought and planning than a typical vacation. Sadly, members of the gay community are not always given a warm welcome in every destination they visit, so safety is a top priority when booking gay-friendly travel.   Ogunquit, Maine is a small bustling beach…

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Unforgettable Whale Watching in Maine

There are few things in the world more magical than seeing a whale in the wild. Perhaps it’s because you grew up watching the Disney classic, Free Willy. Or maybe it’s because whales are larger than the bus you took to school. Either way, whale watching isn’t an activity you’re able to do every day.…

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Ogunquit Christmas by the Sea

There are no holidays that can compare to the magic of Christmas in Maine. Families and friends travel from all parts of the world to stay at Footbridge Beach Motel. Our charming, oceanside motel is located near countless things to do in Ogunquit, Maine, during the holiday season. But our favorite event to look forward…

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Book a Solo Vacation

Going on vacation can be a lot of work. Often heading out with the family or friends involves the coordination of many opinions. Have you ever considered going on a vacation alone? Ditch the opinions and dedicate some time to your own self-care. To make it simple we’ve collected a few fun facts about Ogunquit…

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Best Breakfast in Ogunquit

While seasonal activities always come and go, restaurants with the best breakfast in Ogunquit are here to stay! Breakfast is the most important meal of the day for a reason. It keeps you energized, focused, and motivated to explore all of Ogunquit! Plus, visiting a top brunch spot gives you a little incentive to wake…

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Come Visit Ogunquit for the Fall Festivals

Year-round Ogunquit, Maine offers breathtaking views both of land and sea. What you might not know is all the fun we have during the fall months, September through November. Here are just a few of the things you can expect during a trip to our quaint seaside town this fall.   Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival…

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Sea Kayaking in Maine

Ogunquit, Maine, is best known for its many beautiful beaches. Locals and visitors alike enjoy the wide variety of beach activities such as surfboarding, fishing, beachcombing, and kayaking. Luckily, Footbridge Beach Motel is a short walk up the beach so you can enjoy these beach activities all vacation long. Add some excitement to your day…

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Plan a Fall Foliage Trip

Ogunquit, the Indian translation for a “beautiful place by the sea,” has always been an arts-lovers destination. During the fall, the town offers tranquil ocean views, a picturesque downtown full of local charm, festivals, and long drives of gorgeous fall foliage. The Footbridge Motel is the perfect location to take in the beauty of white…

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Top 3 Family Activities In Ogunquit, Maine

Ogunquit Beach is best known for its white, sugar-like sand which covers nearly the entire peninsula. Kick off your shoes and enjoy a day in the sand, without having to worry about rocks you may find at other Maine beaches. Sandbars and safe, shallow waters make this a favorite destination for guests and a great…

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Sailing Tours in Ogunquit, Maine

Sailing is one of Maine’s favorite past times, and there is a good reason for it. The quiet of the ocean, the salty breeze, the breathtaking views make memories you will not soon forget. Come explore our Maine coastline by sailboat. Sit back and enjoy the tour in the capable hands of a captain or…

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The Top 3 Beach Activities on Footbridge Beach

Pack your favorite swimsuits and flip-flops, your sunscreen and your sunglasses, and head to the beautiful Maine coast! This summer, book a stay at a comfortable Ogunquit Maine hotel on the beach, and enjoy the breathtaking views and cool ocean breeze every day of your vacation. Footbridge Beach Motel is a short three-minute drive away…

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Ogunquit Museum of American Art

Ogunquit, Maine is a peaceful hassle-free getaway, with a wide variety of art and natural beauty. Located a short 2.5 miles south from Footbridge Beach Motel, the Ogunquit Museum of American Art (OMAA) offers all who visit a front row seat to the history and beauty of American art.   Exhibits and Events Paintings, sculpture,…

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The Ogunquit Playhouse

The Ogunquit Playhouse offers some of the best entertainment near our hotels in Ogunquit Maine. Footbridge Beach Motel is conveniently located minutes away from restaurants that provide delicious locally-sourced choices for the perfect pre-show meal. If you’d rather spend some time exploring behind the scene of the enchanting shows of the Playhouse, book a tour…

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Exquisite Wedding Venues in Ogunquit, Maine

Ogunquit, Maine is the perfect location for a destination wedding, small or large. Footbridge Beach Motel is within minutes of a number of romantic venues, miles of beach, and panoramic vistas perfect for photos lasting a lifetime.  The restaurants throughout Ogunquit offer delicious locally-sourced options perfect for rehearsal dinners and small receptions. While you and…

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Whales in Maine

Spring is the perfect time to stay at Footbridge Beach Motel, the snow melted away, and the temperatures are rising. However, the best part is the crowds haven’t invaded Ogunquit ME, allowing you and your family time to enjoy seaside activities, like kayaking and whale watching in Maine, without worrying about long lines and crowded…

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Golfing in Maine

If you’re looking for your next golf vacation, Ogunquit, Maine is it!  With so many things to do in Ogunquit, you’ll find golfing in Maine, to be a fun alternative activity to beach days and other tourist activities near our beautiful Footbridge Beach Motel.   The Links at Outlook Golf Course The Links at Outlook…

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Coastal Dining in Southern Maine

When you stay with us at Footbridge Motel, you’re not only staying in our premier lodging in Ogunquit ME; you’ll also get to choose from various cuisine and restaurants in Ogunquit Maine. From breathtaking rocky seaside cliffs to white sandy beaches, Maine is beautiful. Enjoy waterfront views for breakfast, lunch, and dinner during your getaway…

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Romance is in the Air in Ogunquit

Of all the romantic things to do in Ogunquit Maine, you’ll love staying in our beautiful Footbridge Motel. You’ll enjoy our luxurious accommodations nestled amongst beautifully maintained gardens steps away from Footbridge Beach and the charming village of Ogunquit Maine. Make sure to choose one of our newly renovated King Deluxe suites, for more privacy…

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Top 12 Things to Do at OgunquitFest

October is a beautiful time of year to visit Ogunquit, Maine. As the trees turn colors and the air crisps visitors enjoy breathtaking views and fun fall festivities. This year marks the 15th Annual OgunquitFest held October 19th – 21st. The entire town takes part and it’s a weekend you won’t want to miss.  …

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7 Things to Do in Ogunquit, Maine This Summer

Ogunquit is one of Maine’s most popular small towns known for its gorgeous white sand beaches, sprawling views, fresh seafood and so much more. Since there’s no shortage of activities to choose from in the summer, we’ve rounded up our top 7 things to do in Ogunquit, Maine. And trust us, there’s something for everyone:…

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