Where to stay around Mount Desert?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 976 holiday lettings near Mount Desert. From 500 houses to 259 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 Mount Desert is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Mount Desert?

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 Mount Desert:

  • Otter Creek: 29 holiday homes
  • Hall Quarry: 40 holiday homes
  • Somesville: 29 holiday homes
  • Bass Harbor: 75 holiday homes
  • Bernard: 73 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 Mount Desert?

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

  • Pretty Marsh: 1,236 holiday lettings
  • Asticou Azalea Garden: 1,142 holiday lettings
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club: 1,167 holiday lettings
  • Maine Granite Industry Museum: 1,223 holiday lettings
  • Acadia Repertory Theater: 1,220 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mount Desert 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 Mount Desert?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 500 houses in Mount Desert. Our other popular types of Mount Desert holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 259 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 50 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mount Desert?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Mount Desert. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Take in the waterfront beauty of Mount Desert

    The island views, mountains and desert display a scene truly unique to Mount Desert. Travellers to this scenic city praise the hiking, bars and forests. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Sightseeing in and around Mount Desert

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Mount Desert has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Kebo Valley Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Kisma Preserve (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
    • Wild Acadia Fun Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Mount Desert

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mount Desert. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mount Desert Island (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Acadia National Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
    • Asticou Azalea Garden (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Thuya Garden (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Bracy Cove (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
    • Cadillac Mountain (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)