Destination guide

The historical city of Owls Head awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, history and wineries with a rental holiday home in Owls Head. Well known for its seaside, cycling and snowmobile riding, this romantic city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Owls Head

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Owls Head has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Breakwater Vineyards (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Camden Snow Bowl (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Owls Head

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Owls Head. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Birch Point Beach State Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Snow Marine Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Sandy Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Rockland Harbor Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Chickawaukie Pond (5 mi / 8 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Owls Head

The nearest airport is in Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), located 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Wiscasset, ME (ISS), which is 31.7 mi (51.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Owls Head?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 356 holiday lettings around Owls Head. From 184 houses to 99 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 points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Owls Head? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Owls Head. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Owls Head State Park: 583 holiday lettings
  • Breakwater Vineyards: 588 holiday lettings
  • Owls Head Transportation Museum: 583 holiday lettings
  • Lincolnville Ferry Terminal: 628 holiday lettings
  • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center: 1,156 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Owls Head listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Owls Head?

Yes, of course. offers 184 Houses in Owls Head. Our other popular types of Owls Head holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 99 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 51 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Owls Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Owls Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.