Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Ellsworth

The area's opera and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Ellsworth. This city's parks, bars and riverfront draw many visitors. 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 Ellsworth

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Ellsworth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (14.9 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Bucksport Golf Club (16.2 mi / 26 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural parks and other natural features in Ellsworth

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ellsworth is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Indian Point (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Tidal Falls (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Shore Path (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Agamont Park (15 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Village Green (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ellsworth

Fly into Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), the closest airport, located 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), which is 26.7 mi (42.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ellsworth?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,635 holiday lettings around Ellsworth. From 129 flats & apartments to 542 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Ellsworth?

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 Ellsworth:

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

  • Ellsworth City Hall: 1,126 holiday lettings
  • L.L. Bean Shopping Outlet: 1,154 holiday lettings
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary: 1,182 holiday lettings
  • Ellsworth Congregational Church: 1,123 holiday lettings
  • Indian Point: 1,192 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ellsworth 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 Flats in Ellsworth?

Yes, of course. offers 129 Flats in Ellsworth. Our other popular types of Ellsworth holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 542 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 542 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 840 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 Ellsworth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 44 holiday homes with pool available in Ellsworth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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