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Quaint

We love Perkins Cove with its artisan shops, restaurants, and harbor. There are several shops... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
BG01923
,
Danvers, Massachusetts
Picture Postcard

Perkins Cove was named after an early resident, Daniel Perkins, whose house overlooked the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChanEvan
,
Memphis, Tennessee
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Originally a small fishing community, the Cove is a quaint area that consists of shops, restaurants and scenic outlooks.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lobster” (161 reviews)
“marginal way” (652 reviews)
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Ogunquit, ME
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We love Perkins Cove with its artisan shops, restaurants, and harbor. There are several shops selling typical tourist merchandise, tee shirts, and sweat shirts. There are also artist and craft shops that will pique your imagination. Marginal Way is a coastal walkway that runs from...More

Thank BG01923
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perkins Cove was named after an early resident, Daniel Perkins, whose house overlooked the picturesque harbor. In 1898 when the Ogunquit Art Colony was established, Artists & Fishermen lived side by side in this small Village. The Ogunquit Museum of Fine Art is nearby. Interesting...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The boats, the draw bridge, the wonderful shops, and the awesome choice of fun restaurants! How can you skip Perkins Cove? The best way to get there is to walk the Marginal Way from Ogunquit. You can always rest on one of the many benches...More

Thank 2013getawaynow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of food options and many quant little shops. Also great area to walk around. Then follow marginal way to town. Great way to spend an afternoon.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After walking the Marginal Way, you arrive at Perkins Cover, a picture postcard place with restaurants shops, and lobster boats. And only 1 hour from Boston

Thank Shmulik26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a quaint little area! So peaceful and serene, especially in the late fall. Enjoyed waking marginal way and wandering this seaside city.

Thank DebwithaY
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

As with many coastal towns, Perkins Cove is one of those interesting and scenic hidden gems with an eclectic atmosphere, a nearby nature walk (Marginal Way, in and of itself a must-see attraction), and neat shops and restaurants. Don’t miss this this treat. Be sure...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Very pretty cove, not unlike Cornwall rugged coastline great walks plenty of shops and bars. That place a bar/ restaurant served wonderful food and a large selection of drinks we enjoyed every minute

Thank Beckmoo
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Ogunquit, Maine has a charming fishing village and resort town with wonderful seafood restaurants, white sand beaches, Marginal Way walking area, the Ogunquit Playhouse, and art galleries. Perkins Cove is a most picturesque harbor where one can walk around and view the water and lovely...More

Thank JoyChristena
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Perkins Cove is located at one end of the Marginal Way walking path. It's a beautiful little cove with small shops and restaurants where you can order freshly caught lobster!! We took a lobster boat tour from there! It was very interesting! They stayed quite...More

Thank donnahart1118
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andisutherland56
10 July 2017|
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Response from charm3 | Reviewed this property |
No pay exact cash onboard. No change provided
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Plourde1340
28 June 2017|
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Response from Patbranciforte | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I don't go in-season. The trolley doesn't run during the week when we're there.
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Plourde1340
28 June 2017|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry we had our car but walked most everywhere so I don't know.
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