Complete with a library, playroom, and small gym, the Bird’s Nest features four unique guest rooms equipped with high speed internet and modern amenities. Each room—Virginia Woolf, Mary Oliver, Joan Didion, and Maya Angelou is named after a beloved writer and was selected and designed with her in mind.

The Bird’s Nest also includes a Master Suite complete with a king sized bed, small library/office space, comfortable seating, breakfast table, walk in closet, and master bathroom.

In addition to this, the Bird’s Nest includes a personal cottage (Wendell Berry), which is equipped with two beds, a small kitchen, and a full bath, and is available on a weekly basis. 

The property also includes a cedar sauna and outdoor patio, complete with a modern grill, heated lamps and large sitting area.

Personal bathrooms, access to a laundry room, and storage space available upon request.


The Bird’s Nest is also home to Black Wing Kayaks, which offers rentals for single and tandem kayaks. 

Single Kayak

$45/day $30/half day

Tandem Kayak

$50/day $35/half day 

The Bird’s Nest Bed & Breakfast is located in Friendship, a small lobstering town in the heart of coastal Maine. Situated in the center of town, the Bird’s Nest is in walking distance of the post office, general store, and public wharf, as well as Jameson Point Lobster Company, a beloved local eatery.  

Friendship is also known for its thriving arts community, and is home to many local artists and writers, including co-owner and writer, Charlotte Annie who hosts the writing workshop series, On the Edge.

And with the public beach less than two miles away, the Bird’s Nest is the perfect getaway for couples and families alike!