Our cottage is located 3 miles to down town Southwest Harbor. There are several entrances to Acadia nearby and down town SW Harbor is 3 miles away. #2 has a wood burning stove and wood is provided; The vaulted ceilings, white washed pine walls and a glass front making the living area very spacious. We are on the western side of Mount Desert Island, home of Acadia National Park. We have a row boat, at the water's edge for our tenants use. Back Beach, for exploring what the sea left behind, and Thurston's Wharf ,a restaurant out over the harbor, are within a mile from the cottage. All of Acadia is just a few minutes away from this peaceful spot and the call of the loon is a memory you won't soon forget. We will be happy to arrange for bikes, a ride on one of the whale watching ships or furnish the refrigerator with bread, milk and the essentials so you don't spend your time shopping for groceries when you can be exploring Acadia
Lobster mmmmmmmmmmmm!: Take in all the sights and sounds of Acadia National Park. Explore the natural beauty and adventure on your own or with its many Ranger talks and guided tours. Take a carriage ride or bike Cadillac Mountain. Relax on the decks, walk to a lobster boat harbor, or a sheltered beach, take the free Islander Shuttle, visit Jordan Pond Tea House.
Bike Acadia!: Enjoy all of the activities of Mt. Desert Island - Hiking, fishing , bicycling on carriage roads, kayaking on lakes and ocean, visiting museums and a lighthouse, whale watching, shopping, dining at lobster pounds and restaurants, sailing, and riding ferries to out islands. Visit Bar Harbor and watch a world class cruise ships come in to Frenchman Bay.