Orr's Island, Maine

Orr's Island Campground

Orr's Island, Maine



Orr's Island, Maine
Phone: (207) 833-5595

Sites: 55
Recent Rate: $28 6/2015

Latitude: 43.7733947490954
Longitude: -69.971741437912

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Campground Overview
  • Pull-thru Sites Pull-thru Sites no
  • Big Rig Access Big Rig Access yes
  • Tent Camping Tent Camping no
  • Restrooms (Plumbed) Restrooms (Plumbed) no
  • Pit Toilets Pit Toilets no
  • Showers Showers no
  • $0.00 Shower Fee Shower Fee 0.00
  • Laundry Facilities Laundry Facilities yes
  • $0.00 Laundry Fee Laundry Fee 0.00
  • Dump Station Dump Station ?
  • $0.00 Dump Station Fee Dump Station Fee 0.00
  • Propane Available Propane Available ?
  • Firewood Available Firewood Available ?
  • Cabins / Cottages / Yurts Cabins / Cottages / Yurts ?
  • Water Spigot Water Spigot ?
  • Picnic Shelter Picnic Shelter ?
  • RV Wash RV Wash ?
  • $0.00 RV Wash Fee RV Wash Fee 0.00
  • Corral Corral ?
  • Landing Strip Landing Strip ?
  • Overflow Parking Overflow Parking yes
Hookups & Connectivity
  • Electric (30 AMP) Electric (30 AMP) yes
  • Electric (50 AMP) Electric (50 AMP) yes
  • Water Water yes
  • Sewer Sewer yes
  • WiFi WiFi no
  • $0.00 WiFi Fee WiFi Fee 0.00
  • Cellular Phone Service Cellular Phone Service yes
  • Verizon Cellular Phone Providers Cellular Phone Providers Verizon
  • Cable or Satellite TV Hookup Cable or Satellite TV Hookup yes
  • Phone Phone no
  • Central Modem Central Modem no
Amenities
  • Pets Allowed Pets Allowed yes
  • 0 Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) Maximum Pet Size (lbs.) 0
  • Pool Access Pool Access no
  • Family Friendly Family Friendly yes
  • Playground Playground ?
  • Pet Area Pet Area ?
  • yes-ocean Waterfront Waterfront yes-ocean
  • Clubhouse Clubhouse no
  • Camp Store Camp Store no
  • Cafe / Snack Bar Cafe / Snack Bar no
  • Business Center Business Center no
  • Group Camping Group Camping no
  • Meeting Rooms Meeting Rooms no
  • Group Kitchen Group Kitchen no
  • Banquet Facilities Banquet Facilities no
  • Concierge Services Concierge Services no
Recreation
  • Walking Trail(s) Walking Trail(s) yes
  • Recreation Room Recreation Room ?
  • Gym/Workout Facilities Gym/Workout Facilities ?
  • Beach Access Beach Access yes
  • Boat Ramp Boat Ramp ?
  • Marina Marina ?
  • Boat Rentals Boat Rentals ?
  • Fishing Fishing ?
  • Golfing Golfing ?
  • Bike Path(s) Bike Path(s) ?
  • Bike Rentals Bike Rentals ?
  • Hiking Hiking ?
  • Spa Spa ?
  • Horseshoe Pit Horseshoe Pit ?
  • Volley Ball Volley Ball ?
  • Sports Field Sports Field ?
  • Arcade Games Arcade Games ?
  • Live Entertainment Live Entertainment ?
  • Amphitheatre Amphitheatre ?
  • Putt Putt Mini-Golf Putt Putt Mini-Golf ?
  • Billiards Billiards ?
  • Ping Pong Ping Pong ?
  • Lake Lake ?
  • Pond Pond ?
  • River River ?
  • Creek Creek ?
  • Ocean Ocean ?
  • Water Park Water Park ?
  • Casino Casino ?

Review Details

Ratings overview

7 Reviews

These reviews are the opinion of an RVParkReviews’ member and not the views of RVParkReviews.com

Keeping up with the Joneses

Review Count: 39
States Visited: 19
Helpful Reviews: 3

Date of Stay: June, 2015 - $28.00
Overall Rating:      

Not for everyone, but we thought it was a slice of heaven. Gorgeous views, peaceful and quiet, good utilities, perfect weather, long beach, friendly neighbors, few mosquitoes, gentle breezes. Currently there are no bathroom/shower facilities and you have to rent for at least a month with cash or check. Strong Verizon signal, but intermittent bandwidth issues. AT&T less strong. All major networks over the air. Most rigs are permanently parked, with nice decks and flower gardens. Not really a place for kids or people who don't like rules intended to keep things pleasant for everyone. We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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Owners provided tons of information on things to do. There are some stores and restaurants within a few miles, but most shopping is 13 miles away.

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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oldengine

Review Count: 8
States Visited: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2014 - $48.00
Overall Rating:      

Our actual stay was from June 28, 2014 and then we liked it so much, we added week after week after week until August 9th! This year, we are staying for the entire season, Mid May through October, it was that good!

50 Amp power, good water, high and dry site, neat lawns and a pathway to the pebble beach. This campground is shifting toward seasonal rates, but there still may be some monthly sites available. We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Motorhome.

Tips for other Campers:

Everything is nearby, Brunswick and Bath are the main shopping locations. Don't miss Morses' Cribstone Grill for great seafood!

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Clean Restrooms

Clean Showers

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upstatetrout

Review Count: 2
States Visited: 1
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2010 - $30.00
Overall Rating:      

We were looking for oceanfront camping in Maine. We are glad we found Orr's Island and this campground. The owners and seasonals are friendly and accommodating. The property is beautiful, with grassy sites. You must have a self-contained trailer as there is no bathhouse but all sites have full hookup. You can walk a path to a cove with a dock and swimming area from where you can set out in your kayak. Take a walk around the point and all you'll hear are the lobster boats and seagulls. We feasted on just- caught lobster and steamers. Then there were the sunrises and sunsets. Orr's Island is a jewel and this campground is a great way to experience it. We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Travel Trailer.

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strover

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: June, 2010 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

More to like: new electrics, new sewer, clean TESTED water. Mostly seasonal (some sites still available), but two waterview sites are weekly rental: and some overnight sites may be available. Check their website for accurate pictures. NOT a "resort," but this place IS "Maine" as it should be. We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Motorhome.

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bill and barb

Review Count: 4
States Visited: 4
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2008 - $38.00
Overall Rating:      

This campground has some of the prettiest views we have seen, however it is completely antiquated, and overgrown. The childrens playground is on top of the leeching field for the sewer system and adjacent to a huge trash pile. The electric will not support a/c, or the use of space heaters. All bathrooms have been closed and emit a disgusting odor. We had to have people move their cars so we could pull down the main road. The owners were not helpful at all, and in fact complained about people using too much water, electric, trimming the shrubs.and having campfires. Be aware that you have to cut and trim your own site. We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Fifth Wheel.

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strover

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: July, 2008 - $1.00
Overall Rating:      

The previous poster did not stay at Orr's in 2008! Currently, only two back-in sites are rented non-seasonal (weekly only) - both have direct ocean views and easy parking for appropriate, allowed rigs. Being on an island in the ocean, AC is rarely used - this year, temps haven't exceeded the low 80's in daytime and low 70's at night. The very long private campground beach is pebbles and sand - there is a swimming float and dock. The "feel" is more like 1950's that modern resort "camping" - and people expecting more will be happier elsewhere. I suggest using GOOGLE Map, Satellite Image for a better idea. Pictures on the campground website are (unusual for such a venue) completely accurate - not carefully picked shots! The island itself is amazing - barely any traffic - no lines for anything - it's as it was when I visited as a child many decades ago! If you can get a site - put up with the oddities of the place, and you'll never forget the experience! We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Motorhome.

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Allegroman

Review Count: 6
States Visited: 3
Helpful Reviews: 0

Date of Stay: August, 2006 - $35.00
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This is a rustic campground, not an RV resort, in a beautiful oceanfront setting. Pros: ocean view, quiet, price, water/electric/sewer. Cons: low electric voltage (a/c and electric heaters not allowed) and difficult to run appliances, rough/muddy interior roads, overgrown vegetation on sites and roads, old bathrooms, mostly seasonal, utilities set up for back-in, not pull-in which is best for views in a motorhome. We had one of the 7 transient sites on the north bluff with a good water view. Some of these sites could have a good view, but don't, since the vegetation is overgrown. Owners are very pleasant and helpful, but I wish they would invest more energy in cutting back trees and vegetation, adding a lot of gravel to roads and sites to cut down mud, and update the electric to 30 amps with a steady 115 volts even under load in the morning and evening. Bring your bug spray if you like to sit outside - heavy vegetation makes for plenty of flies and mosquitoes. In spite of all my negative comments we will attempt to return on one of the few waterfront transient sites available because of the view and the peace. We camped at Orr's Island Campground in a Motorhome.

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