Retire in elegance to the coast of Maine. Situated on a spectacular 20-acre site overlooking Penobscot Bay, Penobscot Shores provides the convenience and comfort of a fine independent-living retirement community. Our distinctive design mirrors local architectural traditions, and offers the ambiance of a 19th century coastal resort along with panoramic views of the bay. Choose a residence from among the wide variety of apartments in the Ocean House, or one of our private cottages. We offer options to rent or buy. As a Penobscot Shores resident, you'll appreciate the advantages of home ownership without the burden of property maintenance. Our full range of services will leave you free to stroll to the cobblestone beach... enjoy a good book in the library...or share delicious meals with a friend in the dining room. Take full advantage of Penobscot Shores' readily available services. These include fine dining, healthcare, 24-hour emergency call monitoring, scheduled van service, a wellness program, snow and trash removal, building maintenance and repair, and landscaping. Friendly, thoughtful Penobscot Shore staff will assist you in arranging any additional services you desire. Penobscot Shores is affiliated with Waldo County General Hospital, a trusted name in quality healthcare since 1901. Explore the world of opportunities at Penobscot Shores, the retirement community that combines the location you want with the lifestyle you deserve!