Places to Stay in the Area

Accommodations, in addition to the Samoset Resort where the Forum is held, are available in the Rockport area. Website links to each are below. A shuttle will run from the Shaws Supermarket parking lot at 235 Camden Street, Rockland to the Samoset on Friday and Saturday.

Forum Specials

Samoset Resort Beginning January 2, 2020 Call 207-319-8066 or email

Hawthorn Inn – Stay 2 or more consecutive nights in the same room at the Hawthorn Inn during the Maine Fishermen’s Forum and receive a 15% discount on the entire stay.  The offer is available on any available room in the inn.  A two course breakfast is included each morning of your stay.  The offer must be redeemed directly through the Hawthorn Inn by calling 207-236-8842 or online.  If booking online, after room is selected, ENTER PROMO CODE MEFF2019 for the discount to be taken during check out.  Offer only good on new reservations and must be requested at time of booking.  The offer cannot be combined with any other discount or third party gift certificates.