Home to the lush Acadia National Park and charming towns such as Bar Harbor and Dedham, a stay in one of our Acadia vacation rentals will make your next Maine getaway truly unforgettable.
Visiting Acadia National Park
Known for its coastal cliffs, inland mountains, and striking sense of wildness, Acadia National Park is one of the Northeast's most beautiful natural treasures. There's something for everyone here, whether you're more inclined to simply stroll down the historic carriage paths or challenge your hiking skills on the Beehive Loop Trail. Horseback riding is a popular pastime here, so book a trail ride with a local guide and experience the stunning scenery from a different point of view.
Be sure to carve out one of your vacation mornings to watch the sunrise from the top of Cadillac Mountain, whether you choose to hike to the top or drive. Acadia National Park is well-known for its animal inhabitants, so keep an eye out for moose, bald eagles, foxes, and much more. While the park has a secluded feel, the lively town of Bar Harbor is just around the corner on Mount Desert Island, which means you're never far from the aspects of civilization that tend to come in handy---like dining, groceries, and gas.
Stay in a Bar Harbor vacation rental
If you want direct access to the park, there's no better spot than Bar Harbor for booking an Acadia vacation rental. Bar Harbor is a hot spot for lighthouses, with six well-maintained ones throughout town (be sure to bring your camera along!). While the area offers everything you could want during your vacation, it's still certainly quite a small town, and the laid-back atmosphere and quaint local businesses reflect that. There are a local winery and brewery that should be on guests' must-try list, as well as plenty of fresh seafood served daily at many spots in town.
Other rental locations in the Acadia area
You've got plenty of options when it comes to Acadia cabin rentals, and Southwest Harbor is another spot that's well-loved. Known by some as a yacht-building epicenter, a vacation rental in this cute Mount Desert Island town gives you easy access to the park, as well as nearby sights like the Cranberry Isles. Stay on the mainland in a Lamoine vacation rental, or make your home base about an hour north in Dedham if you're planning on visiting Bangor, too.
Discover the magic of Maine with a visit to a beautiful Acadia vacation rental!
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