At the Elmwood, it’s the extras that count…

The Elmwood Resort is centrally located on Maine’s beautiful southern coast, only a short distance to the Kennebunks & Ogunquit and just minutes from miles of sandy beaches, fine restaurants, shops and all the attractions this picturesque area has to present. We offer a quiet and relaxing family atmosphere.


Indoor Heated Pool

Enjoy relaxing around our year-round salt water indoor heated pool and sauna surrounded by a spacious pool deck.



Outdoor Heated Pool

Take in the sun on the quiet and secluded sun deck while your children frolic in the seasonal outdoor heated pool.



Picnic Area

Webber® Gas Grills are available for all guests free of charge! They are ready to use, hooked up to gas and are hassle free! We’ll even supply the grilling utensils!



Outdoor Movie Theater

The Elmwood Resort is proud to provide the ultimate in family friendly events nightly throughout the summer months, weather permitting we will play a movie on our massive 244″ screen! So grab a spot by the fire pit with your family and enjoy the show! We’ll even supply the popcorn!! Movies are shown most nights from the end of June through the end of August.


Take a trip to the spa

We are happy to partner with Your Body Works Massage and Day Spa to provide our guests with the ultimate in relaxation.  Voted #1 in York County, Your Body Works features many services including, spa services, therapeutic massage, skin therapy, nail care services, face waxing along with a collection of popular packages from which to select.  Spa body treatments include: aroma body wrap, salt glow, essential back treatment, facial rejuvenation and escape mini-facial.



The Elmwood Resort is pleased to host live entertainment by our fire pit throughout the summer months. Relax while listening to the favorites of yesterday and today! The area has been recently been improved with a new gazebo, stage, lighting and a few other surprises! Summer concerts begin in early July, all events are weather permitting.


DJ RAY Plays Every Wednesday Night!

Ray has been DJing all around the New England Area, and across the USA, for over 30 years! His experience ensures your event will be the BEST it can possibly be! His electric personality and passion for this profession is guaranteed to have your dance floor pumping with energy!


2023 Entertainment Schedule

July 8Mike Maurice
July 15Jim Brady
July 22Rob Duquette
July 29Meraki
August 5Rob Duquette
August 12Meraki
August 19Jim Brady
August 26Rob Duquette
September 2
Mike Maurice


Meraki is a 2 piece band comprising of singer/songwriter and Berklee honor student Sophie Elizabeth on vocals and keyboards, and music industry veteran John Edwards on guitars and backing vocals. Together they play songs from Motown to Londontown, with a nod to Nashville. They have performed in concert at the Merrill Auditorium, Portsmouth Music Hall, and most recently at Jimmy’s Jazz and Blues Club. Meraki especially loves playing beautiful music under the stars for Elmwood Resort Hotel guests!


Jim Brady

Jim Brady is a Maine-based musician with over 25 years of performance experience throughout New England.  Jim performs a crowd-pleasing mix of popular acoustic rock n’ roll, country, & Irish drinking songs.  He has performed at the famous “Black Rose” in Boston and performs every year at the Old Orchard Beach Scottish Festival & Highland Games.  Jim currently holds a performance residency at Ri Ra Irish Pub in Portland, ME every Wednesday night.

Rob Duquette

Rob Duquette is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and front man of his band “duquette”.

Rob was a long time sideman during the 1990’s on drums, xylophone, guitar, and vocals and a part of of the critically acclaimed jazz-folk-pop duo “Cactus Highway” during the 2000’s. (“Amazing” – The Village Voice).  

In 2013, he was invited to play with Jonathan Edwards’ touring band and accompanied that tour through 2016.  
Rob has created three albums of solo work including his latest “Stay With Me”.  

A skilled music instructor, composer, and arranger, his work reflects the versatility and eclectic musical range that has brought him and his music around the country.

Visit for more information.


Fitness Club

We are pleased to offer our guests access to Miller Fitness located at 952 Post Road in Wells.  Please pick passes up at the from desk.   Drop in classes are available for an additional fee.   

Miller Fitness is available:

Monday – Thursday 8 AM – 6 PM

Friday 8 AM – 6 PM

Saturday 9 AM – 1 PM

Closed Sunday




The Elmwood Resort is located on the trolley line for affordable and hassle free summertime transportation. The trolleys stop about every 20 minutes during the summer months.  In addition to traveling to Wells Beach, the trolleys connect with the trolley systems in Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, Ogunquit, and York.     For more information on the Shoreline Explorer.


Unfortunately the trolleys will not be in operation for the 2023 season



Swings! A slide! Monkey Bars and More! Get the kids outside on our fantastic playground! If you build us a cool sand castle we’ll even put it on our social media sites…

get directions

Elmwood Resort Hotel