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Address: 6 Hermit Island Rd., Phippsburg, ME
Phone Number: 2074432101
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beach, bugs & sun

If you can reserve an oceanfront site this campground cannot be matched. But there are only a dozen or so - and you reserve about 6 months in advance...so not likely. We'll... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
JacqB510
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you can reserve an oceanfront site this campground cannot be matched. But there are only a dozen or so - and you reserve about 6 months in advance...so not likely. We'll likely return in the off season but don't think we'd go in July - August again unless we try for one of the oceanfront sites. Pros: nice sandy... More 

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Enfield
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hermit Island has some nice campsites. My wife and I have camped their many times over the years. I couldn't give a good review because of the shower conditions and the overall upkeep is very minimal.

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Thank Gene P
Waldo, ME
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The sites are nice. Not all have ocean views but never the less it is truly a beautiful place. The kelp shed can be a welcome respite if it rains.

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Thank Ted572
Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

A Nice place where I enjoy to go for some time now for Sea kayaking. The camp offer some nice sites close to the water. There are also trail if you prefer walking along the shore.

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Thank EricMa3520
United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Cant use credit/debit cards. Website is useless for making reservations. So you try to call and all you get is the busy signal for 2 hours!! Either get more phone lines or catch up with the times so people can make reservations on your website.

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9 Thank Tim N
DownEast and Acadia Maine, Maine
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I take a birthday weekend trip every year. We wanted something nearby & we enjoy camping so we looked online at the best Maine camping locations and found this @ the top of the list, it was about 2.5 hours away. When I called to get a camp site they were all booked, so I had to... More 

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Farmington, Maine
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32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

We have camped here every year. We have my mom, sister, niece, my two children and this year my three step sons joined us. It is our favorite place, we look forward to our trip all year. Yes there are misquitos and skunks but you're camping in Maine! The ocean, beaches and views are well worth it. My daughter and... More 

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Thank Heather P
seaford, de
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111 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

What a great experience...borrowed a friends pop up camper, pulled up on a ledge that overlooked the ocean, was foggy and water was freezing but just beautiful and peaceful. The camp store had all the goodies plus fresh scallops and lobster! This was 27 yrs ago but seems like yesterday!

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massachusetts
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71 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Myself, My Husband, My 14 yr old daughter and her 14 yr old friend visited here in August. My husband had stayed at Hermit Island as a child with his family and had fond memories so wanted to revisit. We made some great memories here :-) We stayed at #44 Dune Way which was walking distanct to the beach. We... More 

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Thank beachbons
Hudson, Massachusetts
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120 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

I camped here about 50 years ago with my family. I had to return. The campground has many restrictions. I can see why, because they probably don't want the campground to become a party place. However, it would been nice if our local friends could join us for a few hours. The campsite was ok as well as the bathrooms.... More 

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