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Gorgeous Homes

The homes and churches were amazing. Would love to have a book with pictures and some of the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
pbandy600
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Ringgold, Georgia
Camden a delightful little town on the Maine coast

We spent a last minute week-end in Camden. This a very enjoyable little town on the coast with... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Arie V
,
Sherborn
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Added to the National Registry of Historic Places in 1989, Camden's official historic district comprises fifty-eight buildings on High Street between Main Street and Sherman Point Road.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“new england” (8 reviews)
“lovely shops” (3 reviews)
“peyton place” (5 reviews)
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Camden, ME
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

The homes and churches were amazing. Would love to have a book with pictures and some of the history of each home.

2  Thank pbandy600
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We spent a last minute week-end in Camden. This a very enjoyable little town on the coast with plenty of restaurants and shops as well as Hotels and Inns. We had a great time with good seafood (and other cuisine).

1  Thank Arie V
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is a quaint town with picturesque views and shops. The library is worth a stop as is the park. There are plenty of beautiful places to sit for non-shoppers.

1  Thank slsgo
Reviewed 13 September 2016

So quaint, I love the shops, bookstore, breakfast restaurants, and friendly people that own and operate all the shops here in Camden. It's so fun just to take an afternoon, or early evening and just putter along high street visiting the quaint Maine coastal feel...More

2  Thank Marcy W
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Downtown Camden is picture postcard pretty. Nice upscale shops, good restaurants, great coffee at Zoots. The views are amazing!!! This is the location for the classic film Peyton Place.

2  Thank marsille
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed in a cottage on Main Street across from the library, my first time in Camden but not my last. The town is beautiful, the stores are fabulous, restaurants are amazing. You don't need a car and can walk everywhere. The harbor views are...More

1  Thank NewjerseyCaracol
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This was our first time to Camden and will not be our last. The town is quaint, picturesque and the perfect place to take a walk through. I'm not sure if I've ever seen a prettier library and the park area around it. Numerous places...More

1  Thank BRFence
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were having breakfast at the Camden Deli and watched as a battle was reenacted at this historic site. It was all very picturesque over looking Camden Harbor while soldiers with muskets lined up to get their orders. You just never know what you will...More

Thank Astrid1511
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Camden is just a beauty of a town in Maine. Sophisticated, great shops, great food , and lovely lovely views. What more could you ask for.

Thank maddiehawaii
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Main Street had the old colorful houses. But go up the hill to compare the older architecture....the old Methodist Church was converted to condominiums (it looked that way). A few gingerbread style houses. The Episcopalian church was on a slope where you can get a...More

1  Thank lakwatsera2014
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