Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your Islesboro getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Islesboro with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Islesboro

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Islesboro a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Castline Golf Club (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Camden Snow Bowl (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Breakwater Vineyards (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Islesboro

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Islesboro is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Fort Madison State Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Pitcher Pond (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Fort George Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Belfast City Park (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Moose Point State Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Islesboro

Fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), the closest airport, located 20.2 mi (32.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), which is 28.1 mi (45.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Islesboro?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings around Islesboro. From 26 houses to 20 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Islesboro?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Islesboro. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • New England: 30,085 holiday homes
  • Acadia National Park: 1,257 holiday homes
  • Ellsworth: 1,626 holiday homes
  • Spruce Head: 155 holiday homes
  • Camden: 389 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Islesboro! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Islesboro?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Islesboro with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Ellsworth: 1,626 holiday lettings
  • Camden: 389 holiday lettings
  • Stockton Springs: 205 holiday lettings
  • Orland: 175 holiday lettings
  • Rockport: 380 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Islesboro? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Islesboro. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Rockland Harbor Park: 659 holiday rentals
  • Lincolnville Ferry Terminal: 684 holiday rentals
  • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center: 1,282 holiday rentals
  • Belfast Historical Society and Museum: 457 holiday rentals
  • Maine Maritime Academy: 647 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Islesboro listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.