Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Blue Hill

The waterfalls and mountains create a pretty picture of Blue Hill. This city's canoeing, kayaking and hiking draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Blue Hill

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Blue Hill a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Castline Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Blue Hill

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blue Hill is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Indian Point (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Fort George Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Fort Madison State Park (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Blue Hill

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), which is 30.1 mi (48.4 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Blue Hill?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,131 holiday lettings around Blue Hill. From 338 cottages to 611 houses, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Blue Hill?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Blue Hill:

  • Seal Harbor: 18 holiday homes
  • Bass Harbor: 274 holiday homes
  • Northeast Harbor: 259 holiday homes
  • Hancock Point: 30 holiday homes
  • Seawall: 40 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Blue Hill? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Blue Hill. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Blue Hill Bay Gallery: 1,305 holiday lettings
  • The Barnacle: 1,319 holiday lettings
  • Jonathan Fisher House: 1,203 holiday lettings
  • Blue Hill Books: 1,289 holiday lettings
  • North Light Books: 1,318 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Hill 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 Cottages in Blue Hill?

Yes, of course. offers 338 Cottages in Blue Hill. Our other popular types of Blue Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 611 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 338 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 96 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 Blue Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 39 holiday homes with pool available in Blue Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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