Mount Desert Vacation Rentals

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Make Mount Desert your next getaway

The town of Mount Desert is a charming community nestled on Mount Desert Island, located along the picturesque coast of Maine. Known for its idyllic beauty and welcoming atmosphere, this small town offers a delightful escape for residents and visitors alike. With its rich history and timeless New England charm, Mount Desert showcases a unique blend of old-world character and natural splendor.

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Popular amenities for Mount Desert vacation rentals

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Acadia View Cottage
3 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 8

Acadia View Cottage - Mount Desert, ME

$277 avg / night
Country Cottage
2 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 5

Country Cottage - Mount Desert, ME

$314 avg / night
Pond Hill
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 2

Pond Hill - Mount Desert, ME

$125 avg / night
Davis Cabin
0 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 2

Davis Cabin - Mount Desert, ME

$118 avg / night
Blueberry Cottage
3 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 5

Blueberry Cottage - Mount Desert, ME

$256 avg / night

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Recent Mount Desert guest reviews

The house is perfectly located near Acadia national park. When we got there everything looked nice and clean
Jose L. | May 2024
We loved the home layout and the surroundings
Amrita D. | May 2024
Clean, bright, just as described. A great place to start all your adventures in Acadia!
John L. | May 2024
Mount Desert vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 30 of our Mount Desert homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 85 of our Mount Desert vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Some of the most popular amenities in our Mount Desert vacation rentals include:

Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local Mount Desert team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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No worries, plans change. Read over our cancellation policy for more information. And if you currently have a Vacasa reservation for Mount Desert, log in to Trip Manager to see options available for your specific trip.

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Professional cleaning

The town features an array of well-preserved historic buildings, including charming cottages and grand mansions that evoke a sense of nostalgia. Its quaint downtown area is home to local businesses, boutique shops, art galleries, and cozy cafes, where locals and tourists can gather and savor the town's relaxed ambiance.

Outdoor adventures near Mount Desert

The town features an array of well-preserved historic buildings, including charming cottages and grand mansions that evoke a sense of nostalgia. Its quaint downtown area is home to local businesses, boutique shops, art galleries, and cozy cafes, where locals and tourists can gather and savor the town's relaxed ambiance.

Events and activities in town

Throughout the year, Mount Desert hosts a variety of community events and festivals, which further enhance the town's vibrant spirit. From summer concerts in the park to art fairs and craft markets, there is always something to engage and entertain both locals and tourists. The town's warm and friendly residents contribute to its welcoming atmosphere, making it easy for visitors to feel like part of the community.

Mount Desert offers a unique combination of natural beauty, outdoor adventures, coastal charm, and cultural experiences, making it an appealing destination for vacationers seeking a memorable and fulfilling getaway.