Portland is a fusion of classic character and modern charm comprised of Victorian architecture intermixed with trendy design, salty fishermen working aside fresh millennials, local fare and fine purveyors. Walk the cobblestone streets, dine at award winning restaurants, visit local craft breweries, and explore the Calendar Islands of Casco Bay – to start...
Voted RESTAURANT CITY OF THE YEAR (2018) by Bon Apetit’ Magazine, we invite you to immerse yourself in our local fare expertly prepared by talented and caring chefs.
Award winning and James Beard recognized chefs and restaurants
National media distinctions
The landscape of local ingredients attracts talented chefs from all over the world
Walk to your choice of dozens of restaurants near marina including:
Fine dining establishments
Casual Brew Pubs
Creative cocktail lounges and elegant wine bars
Let our staff recommend their favorite local eatery.
Once a trading and fishing settlement, Portland has maintained much of its 19th century architecture, landmarks, and flavor. The small city is a true art community where independence thrives and is widely celebrated.
We invite you to explore!
First Friday Art Walk
Galleries and museums
History and architectural tours
Live local musical entertainment
Walk the working waterfront
Ask our concierge for show times and more information.
Casco Bay Islands
The Casco Bay Islands offer a slower pace of life, where the salty air whisks away your cares and the greatest decision of the day is which flavor of ice cream to choose at the local parlor. Bicycle the island trails, explore historic forts, sunbathe on the beach, or simply mix with the locals over a good meal.
Islands closest to Fore Points Marina:
THINGS TO DO
The greater Portland region is full of things to do. From outdoor activities, indoor pampering, nightlife, and a variety of family activities, you may want to add an extra day or two to your stay.
Arts & Entertainment
Cruises and Tours
Historic Sites & Museums
Wildlife & Nature Parks
Ask our concierge about exclusive excursions, or find more ideas here.
LOCATION. LOCATION. LOCATION.
Fore Points Marina is nestled in a private location, yet only steps away from the city. Stroll west on to Commercial Street bustling with shops, restaurants and brew pubs, or take a nature walk east along the waterfront trail to East End Beach and the promenade.
Arriving to Fore Points Marina is easy!
The Portland International Jetport (PWM): under ten minutes away from marina
Amtrak’s Downeaster: daily routes from Boston and New York
Concord Coach Lines: direct bus service from Boston and New York multiple times a day
Navigate through the waters of Casco Bay to N 43° 38.9 W 70° 14.25
WELCOME TO PORTLAND FORESIDE
Portland's new waterfront neighborhood with 1000 square feet of public waterfront access and open green space.
Boutique and flagship-brand shops
Bistros, cafes, fine dining restaurants
Studios and art galleries