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Cliff 'House' Rules

Reserve Your Stay


We invite guests to check in any time after 4:00 pm on day of arrival; the checkout time is by 11:00 am on day of departure. If you arrive at the resort early, our bell team can assist you with luggage stowage while you enjoy our oceanfront Maine resort until your room is ready. When you arrive to Cliff House, guests have access to complimentary self-parking. May through October, our valet services are available for $18 per night. 

Guests must be 21 years of age, unless accompanied by an adult, to check into the resort.

Resort Fee

Cliff House Maine offers a comprehensive selection of luxury, inclusive benefits through a daily fee of just $38 per room, per night. This fee provides unlimited use of our Maine Stations and the included provisions (coffee, tea and water selection as well as fresh whole fruit), choice of daily newspapers (access to our PressReader mobile application so you can choose from thousands of world-wide publications on your phone or tablet), printed newspapers delivered upon request with advance notice, access to our fitness center, easy-access Wi-Fi throughout the resort, live music, daily complimentary self-parking, curated art installations and exhibits, sculpture garden and beautifully manicured lawns, pathways and gardens located throughout our 70-acre resort, access to Overlook Terrace fire pit, movies in Hartwig Theatre, and seasonal entertainment and wellness programming . This also includes the use of our indoor pool + hot tub and outdoor heated hot tub (open year-round), as well as, during the summer season, use of our outdoor resort pool (ages 13+ only June through early September (exact dates vary annually)) and outdoor Cove family pool (all ages. open during summer months), plus lawn games (in warmer months), and or 24-hour fitness room and discovery center.


Reservations cancelled fewer than 21 days prior to arrival will be subject to a cancellation fee equal to the deposit made at booking. 


A deposit of 50% will be due at the time of booking. Upon arrival, an authorization will be placed on your credit card for the full value of your room and tax charge plus incidentals. Guests must have valid identification to check in. 


Cliff House does not allow pets. Our concierge team can suggest nearby pet care.

Outdoor Pools

Cliff House offers two outdoor pools for resort guests only. The two outdoor pools available to you during your stay include the adult resort pool (ages 13 years+) and The Cove Pool (family pool). Our outdoor resort hot tub and indoor pool (all ages) and hot tub are open year-round.


Cliff House Maine is a non-smoking property. No smoking is allowed within 20 feet of a building entrance, inside guest rooms, on guest room balconies, pool decks, or other indoor/outdoor public areas. This includes but is not limited to; cigarettes, vaping, and marijuana. Any guest found to be smoking in a non-smoking area will be subject to a smoking fee when applicable. 

Alcohol Policy: For guest safety, Cliff House prohibits bringing private alcohol onto propertyPlease inquire with your server for options for alcohol service at The Pools and Hot Tubs provided by Nubb’s Lobster Shack and The Cove Bar & Grille.