Choose from 1,217 vacation rentals located in Mount Desert Island, Maine. Top filters in Mount Desert Island include Internet / Wifi, Kitchen / Kitchenette, and Parking. Prices range from $39 to $2,652 per night. Our most popular vacation rental types near Mount Desert Island are Hotel and RV.

Top vacation rentals in Mount Desert Island

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4.9
Outstanding(208 Reviews)
Apartment
 in Bar Harbor
Downtown, walk to shops, eats, shuttle bus, library, Historic Shore Path
5 guests · 2 bedrooms · 1 bath
Garden · Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette

This Apartment for $315 in Mount Desert Island, is perfect for your next (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.5
Excellent(176 Reviews)
Bed and Breakfast
 in Bar Harbor
Mira Monte Inn & Suites
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This Bed and Breakfast in Mount Desert Island, is the right price for your (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.) today!

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4.7
Outstanding(1,018 Reviews)
Motel
 in Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor Motel
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Motel in Mount Desert Island, for $147 per night is great for your next (business stay, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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4.5
Excellent(484 Reviews)
Hotel
 in Bar Harbor
4star
Bluenose Inn - Bar Harbor Hotel
Pool · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Business stays, family stays, couples stay, getaway vacation, and rental in Mount Desert Island at Bluenose Inn - Bar Harbor Hotel for $150 for your next trip.

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Exterior
4.8
Outstanding(173 Reviews)
Cottage
 in Bar Harbor
Enchanting Bar Harbor Cottage
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 1 bath
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

This attractive Cottage in Mount Desert Island, $273 per night for your (business stay, family stay, couples stay, getaway vacation, etc.)

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5.0
Outstanding(158 Reviews)
House
 in Bar Harbor
Rocko's Cottage Nestled in the Heart of Downtown Bar Harbor
4 guests · 2 bedrooms · 1 bath
Pets allowed · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Discover the beauty of Mount Desert Island with a stay at Rocko's Cottage Nestled in the Heart of Downtown Bar Harbor, a top rated House with amenities such as Air conditioner, Dishwasher and Fireplace, and more.

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Property grounds
4.9
Outstanding(143 Reviews)
Cottage
 in Southwest Harbor
Wooded Cottage in Town walking to Marina, Restraunts
4 guests · 1 bedroom · 1 bath
Garden · Pool · Pets allowed

Enjoy the best of Mount Desert Island in our Cottage, Wooded Cottage in Town walking to Marina, Restraunts. A stunning property with amenities including Air conditioner, Fireplace and Internet / Wifi, and more.

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4.0
Good(829 Reviews)
Motel
 in Bar Harbor
Anchorage Motel
Garden · Kitchen / Kitchenette · Air conditioner

Discover the beauty of Mount Desert Island with a stay at Anchorage Motel, a top rated Motel with amenities such as Air conditioner, Internet / Wifi and Smoking allowed, and more.

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Mount Desert Island

Mount Desert Island travel guide

Let us help you plan your perfect Mount Desert Island vacation. Our travel guide highlights things to do, places to see, favorite vacation rental amenities in Mount Desert Island, and more.

Frequently asked questions

What is the price range for rentals in Mount Desert Island?

Vacation rentals in Mount Desert Island have a price range between $39-$2,652. The average price for rentals in Mount Desert Island is $371 per night.

What do I need to know before visiting Mount Desert Island, ME?

Before visiting Mount Desert Island, ME there are a few things to know.

  • The island is accessible by car over the bridge, boat, and air.
  • There are a variety of activities to participate in such as boating, fishing, and biking.
  • The island is home to Acadia National Park, with a variety of hiking trails and scenic vistas.

Be sure to check the weather before arrival, as the island is very susceptible to fog and rain. Additionally, bring cash or check when visiting the island, as not all locations accept credit cards.

What are the top things to do in Mount Desert Island, ME?

Mount Desert Island, ME, is a great vacation spot with plenty of activities to choose from. Here are some of the top things to do:

  • Visit Acadia National Park and explore the gorgeous nature trails
  • Go whale watching to see the majestic creatures up close
  • Take a scenic boat tour of the island and its surrounding areas
  • Experience the quaint charm of Bar Harbor and its many shops and restaurants

No matter what you choose to do, you're sure to have a great time on Mount Desert Island.

Where is Mount Desert Island, ME?

Mount Desert Island, ME is located off the coast of Maine, and is the largest island off the coast of Maine. It is also home to Acadia National Park, which is one of the most visited national parks in the United States. The island is known for its stunning views, and is a popular summer destination.

What are the popular shopping destinations in Mount Desert Island, ME?

Popular shopping destinations in Mount Desert Island, ME include:

  • Bar Harbor Shopping Center
  • Village Green in Southwest Harbor
  • Northeast Harbor Shopping District

Each of these shopping destinations offer unique items from local artisans and businesses, as well as a variety of restaurants and cafes.

Is Mount Desert Island, ME safe to travel to?

Yes, Mount Desert Island, ME is safe to travel to. Here are some tips for a safe and enjoyable trip:
  • Be aware of the local wildlife, and take caution when exploring the outdoors
  • Be aware of the local laws and regulations
  • Be prepared for any type of weather

What is the culture like in Mount Desert Island, ME?

Mount Desert Island, ME is a destination for outdoor enthusiasts and those seeking a peaceful escape. The culture of the island is unique and offers a variety of experiences for all. Here are 5 points that highlight the culture of Mount Desert Island, ME:

  • The island is full of natural beauty with breathtaking views of the ocean and surrounding areas.
  • The island is home to Acadia National Park, which is one of the most popular attractions in the region.
  • The island is known for its seafood restaurants, fresh lobster, and other local delicacies.
  • The island is home to a vibrant arts and music scene, with a variety of galleries and music venues.
  • The island also offers a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, and biking.

Where can I find affordable accommodation in Mount Desert Island, ME?

Mount Desert Island, ME is home to a plethora of affordable accommodation options. Here are some of the best:

  • Bar Harbor Grand Hotel: Located in downtown Bar Harbor, ME, the Bar Harbor Grand Hotel offers comfortable rooms for a reasonable price.
  • Acadia Shores Cottages: These cozy cottages are located on the quiet shores of Acadia National Park and feature great views and easy access to the park.
  • Edenwild Inn: Situated in a picturesque garden setting, Edenwild Inn is a great choice for a peaceful getaway.
  • Blackwoods Campground: Located inside Acadia National Park, Blackwoods Campground offers affordable camping options with easy access to all of the park's attractions.

How can I get around in Mount Desert Island, ME?

You can get around Mount Desert Island, ME by:

  • Public Bus: The Island Explorer offers free service and connects most towns on Mount Desert Island.
  • Taxi: Taxis are available for hire in Bar Harbor and other towns on the island.
  • Bike: A great way to explore the island is to rent a bike and take a leisurely ride around.

What are the must-visit tourist attractions in Mount Desert Island, ME?

Mount Desert Island, ME is a great destination for tourists, offering a variety of attractions and activities. Here are some of the must-visit tourist attractions:

  • Acadia National Park
  • Bar Harbor
  • Thunder Hole
  • Cadillac Mountain

Acadia National Park is the perfect place to explore stunning landscapes and take in the beauty of the Maine coast. Bar Harbor is the perfect spot to enjoy some local seafood and take in the views of the harbor. Thunder Hole is a great spot to see the power of the ocean and listen to the sound of the waves crashing against the rocks. Finally, Cadillac Mountain is the highest point on the east coast and offers breathtaking views of the island and the Atlantic Ocean.

What are the most popular vacation rental amenities in Mount Desert Island?

  • Internet / Wifi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Parking

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