Spend the Night at Little River Lighthouse
Little River Lighthouse available for overnight stays
Thank you for a great 2013 Season.
We will begin taking reservations for the 2014 Season in February 2014.
The Friends of Little River Lighthouse will help you get to the island and provide a million dollar view. The rest is up to you - please bring your own linens or sleeping bag, towels, food, beverages & bottled water.
Can't spend the night? Spend the day with us at one of our open houses.
Call for reservations (207) 259-3833
Three Guest Bedrooms
Keeper's Room - One double bed
Oceanside Room - Two twin beds
Woods View Room - One double bed
Two Bathrooms - Shared by all
Upstairs - Full bath with shower stall
Downstairs - Full bath with shower stall
Living Room & Kitchen - Shared by all
Outside: Gas grill, Picnic Tables, Lawn ChairsWhat to Bring:
Food and Beverages
Bug spray and sunscreen
Shampoo & personal items
Bed linens or sleeping bag
A good book
Rates for Overnight Stays:
- Woodsview Room: $150
- Ocean View Room: $175
- Keeper's Room: $225
For availablity please click here. Dates shaded in red are no longer available. Other dates have availabilty of at least 1 room as of the last update. This calendar is updated weekly and is subject to change. Please contact us for availability and to make reservations
The grounds are also available for "Day Use" for small gatherings such as weddings and family picnics. Fees starting at $225 plus refundable deposit.
A Few Rules to Protect the Historic Nature of the Lighthouse
Children must be at least twelve years of age and accompanied by legal guardian for overnight stays. Children must have their own life jackets.
No camping on the island
No video games or loud music
All guests will be required to clean up after themselves in the kitchen, bathrooms and bedrooms.
Maximum number of guests is six, two per guest room.
Items on the island for you to use
- Electric stove
- Gas grill
- Cooking utensils & dishes
- Coffee Pot
- Lobster Pot
- Ketchup, mustard, coffee, coffee filters, napkins, paper plates
- Nondairy creamer, sugar and sweetner
- Drinking water in jugs
- Pillows & extra blankets
For Reservations, contact:
Friends of Little River Lighthouse
P.O. Box 671
East Machias, ME 04630
About a month prior to your stay, your credit card will be charged and a confirmation letter will be sent to you detailing the times to meet your caretaker for the ride to the island and things to expect on the island.
-Cancellation/Refund Policy: A refund is issued minus 10% or $25 (whichever is greater) if the reservation is cancelled 21 days or more before arrival date; 50% is refunded if cancelled between 7 and 13 days before arrival date; no refund is issued if reservation is cancelled less than 7 days before arrival.
The Friends will provide you with boat transportation to and from the island.
We provide adult life jackets, but children must have their own life jackets.Life jackets are required to be worn at all times while on the boat.
Arrival and Departure times will depend on the tide. It is impossible to arrive or depart at low tide.