Come On, Spring!
The Welch House has got your cure for cabin fever! The melting is well under way (and boy are we ready for it) but no matter what the weather, there's always a home-away-from-home for you here in Boothbay Harbor. Get a few friends to come up together and play some games in front of the fireplace, or head out to Robinson's Wharf or McSeagull's and hear some great musicians play. Fisherman's Festival on April 24-26 will be packed with all the fun and charm as always, and there are concerts at the Opera House, classes at the Botanical Garden, and hiking trails just waiting for your footprints. So come on, spring into the harbor: we're waiting for you!
Planning your vacation for later this year? Be sure to check out our calendar of events to see what’s happening, and check out our specials page to get one of the best deals in town. Returning Guests receive welcome gifts, room upgrades, and other perks, just for being a part of the Welch House family.
Sleep Better Tonight
Scientific studies show that most people tend to be more rested and at peace when they have made their vacation arrangements. Book your stay for any time this year before April 30th and take 10% off of the total price.Click Here to check availability and to book a room.
Summer Special: Dinner on Us
Stay three nights, Memorial Day through Columbus Day in a king or queen harbor view room (Best Available) and receive a bottle of our house wine to enjoy on the deck and a $50.00 gift card for dinner at the Boathouse Bistro or Mine Oyster.
Find out why our guests return to the Welch House Bed & Breakfast year after year, and why the locals call it the best view in town!Click Here to check availability and to book a room.
Come, and know us betterMeet Susan & Michael, Tammy and the entire staff. Let us share with you our love for the Maine coast, our respect for locally-crafted food, and the excellent chefs, artists, and shopkeepers in Boothbay Harbor that we're lucky enough to call our friends.
Browse our Photo GallerySee photos of the Welch House Inn (our common areas, decks & more), Breakfasts, Rooms (views out the windows & room views), Local Events, Our Neighborhood and Guest's Photos of Boothbay Harbor and Maine.
Explore Midcoast MaineEnjoy dozens of local restaurants, galleries, shopping, kayaking, schooner sailing, whale watching and fishing excursions... all within walking distance from the Welch House in Boothbay Harbor.
Talk to UsInterested in our specials? Want more information on the Boothbay Harbor Region? Achin' to escape where ever it is you call home . . . Just for a little while? Click Here to send us an email.
"My husband and I stayed at the Welch Inn to celebrate our 28th wedding anniversary. This was only the second time we have stayed at a B & B - and - thanks to the Welch Inn - it won't be our last. Susan and Michael are the quintessential hosts! They are welcoming and warm and made our stay memorable. The rooms are lovely. We stayed in the Leeward Room with a queen size bed (very comfortable), attached bathroom and fireplace. The inn is exceptionally clean and well appointed. At night we enjoyed either sitting on the deck or in the main room enjoying the fireplace. We couldn't have asked for more. On top of it, we were treated with a lovely gourmet breakfast - homemade apple pancakes and a tasty crab quiche! Not to mention their great endless coffee and homemade granola, muffins and scones! What more could you ask for! This was our first time visiting Boothbay Harbor and we will most definitely return. Also, if you visit make sure to enjoy the breakfast and take Michael and Susan up on their restaurant recommendations. Thank you Susan and Michael - you exceeded our expectations!"