Where to stay around Gouldsboro?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 772 holiday lettings near Gouldsboro. From 407 houses to 197 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gouldsboro is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gouldsboro?

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 Gouldsboro:

  • Bass Harbor: 78 holiday homes
  • Bernard: 76 holiday homes
  • Otter Creek: 30 holiday homes
  • Hall Quarry: 37 holiday homes
  • Hancock Point: 30 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 Gouldsboro?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gouldsboro. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pretty Marsh: 1,253 holiday lettings
  • Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse: 1,095 holiday lettings
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,188 holiday lettings
  • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium: 1,277 holiday lettings
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf: 1,223 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gouldsboro listed on HomeAway 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 Gouldsboro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 407 houses in Gouldsboro. Our other popular types of Gouldsboro holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 197 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 50 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 36 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gouldsboro?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 41 holiday homes with pool available in Gouldsboro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a vacation rental in Gouldsboro, USA your home away from home

    Gouldsboro is a small coastal town located on the Schoodic Peninsula in Hancock County, Maine. On holiday at a vacation rental in Gouldsboro you’ll have access to a truly spectacular and craggy coastline, ideal for outdoor recreation. The Acadia National Park is almost on your doorstep here, as are a number of picturesque little coastal communities.

    Things to do in Gouldsboro, USA

    At Gouldsboro self-catering accommodation you’ll be able to enjoy a host of water-based activities in the summer months. The coastline here would be perfect to explore via sea kayak, with tours arranged locally. Sailing is also ideal here, with numerous jetties offering easy access to the water. A portion of the Schooodic Peninsula is encompassed by the Acadia National Park. At Schoodic Point you’ll be able to admire some truly dramatic granite cliffs that offer wonderful views over Frenchman Bay.

    A great way to enjoy the local scenery, especially that found within the Acadia National Park, would be by bike. You’ll find a number of rentals within easy reach of vacation rentals in Gouldsboro. The park also offers extensive walking trails, considered among the most scenic in the region. Meanwhile if you’d like to spend a day at the beach in summer, there are some fine options close by. Sand Beach is located at the southern tip of Bar Harbor.

    Frenchman Bay, located to the west of Gouldsboro vacation accommodation is considered a good location for whale spotting. You’ll find a number of businesses nearby offering cruises during the migration season. The town of Bar Harbor is also a base for many of the kayak companies, with a range of tours setting off from this town. Meanwhile the Kebo Valley Golf Course is also in this area, and is one of the oldest in America.

    Places to visit on holiday in Gouldsboro, USA

    During your holiday at Gouldsboro self-catering accommodation you could take the drive west to the town of Blue Hill. There are great opportunities for hiking here, with landmarks such as Blue Hill Mountain, which offers fantastic views of the surrounding coastline.

    Weather in Gouldsboro, USA

    Gouldsboro self-catering rental are located in a part of the country with a large difference between summer and winter conditions. Summers are pleasantly warm, with daytime highs getting above the mid-20s. Winters here are consistently cold, although conditions are tempered slightly by the Atlantic Ocean.

    Cheap flights to Gouldsboro, USA

    If you’re planning on travelling to Gouldsboro vacation rentals from the UK, then first you’ll need to fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Boston (BOS) with British Airways or Delta Air Lines. From there you can catch a connecting flight with Cape Air to Bar Harbor Airport (BHB).

    Attractions in and around Gouldsboro

    First time in Gouldsboro and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Bar Harbor Whale Watching, Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf and Kisma Preserve. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Tidal Falls, Shore Path and Agamont Park. You can take a shopping trip to L.L. Bean Shopping Outlet. Bar Harbor Whale Museum, Village Green and West Street Historic District might be worth a visit during your stay. You may also want to visit Abbe Museum, Jesup Memorial Library or St. Saviour's Church.