Visiting Day Details

Hotels By Camp

Here is a list of local area Hotels and Bed & Breakfasts for your convenience. Camp Matoaka is located in Smithfield, Maine, which is a 10-minute drive from Waterville and a 30-minute drive from Augusta.

Waterville, Maine
Hampton Inn (207) 873-0400
Comfort Inn (207) 873-2777
Holiday Inn (207) 873-0111
Best Western Hotel (207) 873-3335

Belgrade, Maine
The Village Inn – 888-581-1154
Wings Hill Inn – 866-495-2400
Belgrade Lakes House – 207-495-2786

Augusta, Maine
Senator Inn – Best Western (207) 622-5804
Holiday Inn (207) 622-4751
Maple Hill Farm Bed & Breakfast Inn (800) 622-2708
Fairfield Inn and Suites – 207-623-2200

Camden/Rockport, Maine
Norumbega Inn (207) 236-4646
Samoset Resort (207) 594-2511
Camden Harbour House (207) 236-4200
The Belmont (800) 238-8053
The Hartstone Inn (800) 788-4823
The Inn At Ocean’s Edge 207-236-0945

Freeport, Maine
Harraseeket Inn (207) 865-9377
The Hilton Garden Inn (207) 865-1433
The James Place Inn – 800-964-9086
Brewster House – 800-865-0822

Portland, Maine
Press Hotel – 207-573-2425
Portland Harbor Hotel – 207-775-9090
Hyatt Hotel – 207-775-1000
(Old Port Section) Hampton Inn (207) 541-9756
Portland Regency (207) 774-4200
Doubletree Hotel (207) 774-5611
Holiday Inn by the Bay (207) 775-2311
Marriott (207) 871-8000 (Airport Area)

Search a database of accommodations throughout the state of Maine as well.

Schedule For The Day

Highlights of Visiting Day Visiting Day is an opportunity for our parents to see first-hand what their daughters has been engaged in at Camp Matoaka, as well as meet the staff who have been caring for their children. Parents accompany their daughters to their activities so that the girls can show off their accomplishments.

8:00am: Front gate opens for parent vehicles 

8:50am: Sticks and Flag-raising

9:00am: Welcome by Leslie and Jason followed by camp songs, college league team cheers

10:00am: 1st period

11:00am: 2nd period

12:00 – 1:00pm: Barbeque Lunch with all the fixings!

1:00pm – 3:30pm: Ski Show, Gymnastics Show, Play Excerpt, Dance Show, and Waterfront Open to everyone, plus the pool and waterslides, as well as other activities!

3:30 – 4:00pm: It’s hard to believe the day is almost over. Please make your way to your daughter’s drop-off location to say your good-byes. Have a safe trip home and thanks for visiting us at One Great Place!

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