Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center
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Frequently Asked Questions

Check in 4pm; Check out 10am. Please call ahead to inquire about early check in and late check out.

Does the Point Lookout Resort offer special extended stay/ weekly rates for cabin and vacation rentals?

The rates for the Point Lookout Resort are subject to fluctuations based on season.  There are vacation rental extended stay rate options available.   Check your dates and see what special offers and packages are available.

How far from the airports are you?

Centrally located on Route 1 in Northport, Maine, the grounds of the Point Lookout are approximately 1 hour 15 minutes southeast from the Bangor International Airport (BGR), 2 hours north from Portland international (PWM), 3 and half hours northeast from Manchester (MHT) and 4 hours north from Boston’s Logan International Airport (BOS) .

Is the Point Lookout Resort Pet Friendly?

Yes. Point Lookout has a limited number of pet friendly cabins available for an additional $50 fee, so it is advised you call ahead to ensure there is availability.  While on-site, we ask that dogs remain leashed at all times while on grounds, including our hiking trails. Point Lookout Pet Policy

Does Point Lookout Resort allow smoking?

Point Lookout is a “clean air facility” property, where indoor smoking is prohibited.  If you must smoke, you may smoke outside your cabin, but ask that you responsibly dispose of your butts to avoid additional cleaning fees.  If during your stay it is found that smoking took place inside your cabin, a $250 daily damage fee will be imposed.

Does the Point Lookout Resort near Camden ME offer childcare services?

Point Lookout does not offer childcare services, however guests are welcome to make their own arrangements with external sitters. The Camden and Belfast area YMCA’s also offer daycare and youth programs for children.
For guests joining us during the summer time for week-long stays, Tanglewood 4H Camp located only 5 minutes from the grounds at Point Lookout offers day and residential camp programs open to the public.

Does the Point Look Resort have a swimming pool?

The recreational amenities at the Point Lookout do not include a swimming pool, but we do have a private beach and pond on property.  You may drive to either, and there is parking.  If you wish, you may hike to the pond via the “Knights Pond Trail” which is a 1-mile hike.  It is recommended you drive to the beach and park in the designated parking area, a ½ mile away, as it is across busy route 1.  There is parking available at the Knight’s Pond as well, which is a 7-mile drive from the Resort.  – Reception will provide you with directions.

Are the Resort hiking trails accessible for bike riding?

Our hiking trails are not groomed for biking, but there are many routes you can ride on in the area whether you have a road bike or trail bike.

Can you run on your nature trails?

Yes, you can run or hike our nature trails.

Where is the closest supermarket?

Wentworth Family Grocery is 5 minutes to our north.
Hannaford is located 15 minutes in either direction to Belfast or Camden, ME.

Where is the closest pharmacy or convenience store?

Rite Aid is located 15 minutes in either direction to Belfast or Camden.
Walgreens is located 15 minutes north in Belfast.

Is the Copper Pine Café open for dinner?

The Copper Pine has seasonal hours of operation. 
Peak Summer Season:  Early July through mid-September: - 7:00am – 3:00pm for serving breakfast & lunch.
Early Summer/Late Fall:  7:00am – 3:00pm daily – serving breakfast & lunch
Winter Months (off-season)  7:00am – 3:00pm – Thursday through Sunday

Does the Copper Pine Café require reservations?

No!  If you are planning to bring a large party of 8 or more, it is recommended you call ahead.

Does Point Lookout have a restaurant?

The Copper Pine Cafe serves as Point Lookout’s restaurant.  Hours vary per season so please call ahead and check with Reception, 207-789-2000.
We also host special event meals and brunches throughout the year. Information is posted on our website and you can also inquire with Reception prior to or during your visit.

Do any local restaurants deliver?

There are no food delivery services to the Resort.  However, both Camden and Belfast are a short drive away and offer many great dining spots.

Do you have room service?

No, but you can place an order for take-out with the Copper Pine.

What do I have to bring to the cabin?

The cabins at Point Lookout are equipped with all the comforts of home including ironing board, iron, hair dryers, and towels, toiletries bedding, and cooking utensils in the kitchen/kitchenettes. All you need bring are your personal items and any extras you prefer.

Do you have feather bedding in the housekeeping cabins at Point Lookout?

Our cabins feature feather free bedding.

Can I bring my own catering to the property?

Guests are encouraged to bring their own food for personal enjoyment in the cabins during their stay. If you are intending to host family or a small group in your cabin, please let us know. There are grills and fire pits available for $25.00/day rentals on property.

Where are the nearest ATM’s?

The closest ATM is located approximately 5 minutes to the North at Wentworth Family Grocery.

Camden and Belfast have several banks and ATM’s.

Where is the closest Gas Station?

The closest gas Station is located approximately 5 minutes to the north at Wentworth Family Grocery.

How far are you from Acadia National Park?

Point Lookout Retreat is approximately an hour and 45 minutes from Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island but due to traffic in the summertime the drive may take over 2 hours.