Mount Desert Vacation Rentals Offer a Plethora of Recreational Activities
Many do not realize that Mount Desert, Maine encompasses a number of small villages such as Otter Creek, Seal Harbor and Northwest Harbor. With so many villages nearby, Mount Desert vacation rentals can offer you a plethora of recreational activities. You can choose from Mount Desert lodging and Mount Desert cottages based on the size of your party, as well as your desires for what the home offers.
Something a Little Different at Mount Desert Vacation Rentals
Most of the
Mount Desert house rentals
cater to families, reunions, and private getaways. You can find a one-bedroom Mount Desert lodging choice; for larger groups, there are four-bedroom Mount Desert cottages available. The amenities in these homes often include full kitchens, washing machines, dishwashers, woodstoves, fireplaces, televisions, DVD players with DVDs, and books. Each rental will have something a little different to entertain the entire group.
Mount Desert Lodging Is Perfect for Exploring the Intertidal Zone
To reach Mount Desert lodging, the closest airport is Bar Harbor at eight miles away. The closest beach can be one block from Mount Desert vacation rentals. With the beach in close proximity, whale watching, swimming, fishing, birdwatching, surfing, and scuba diving are possible. During low tide, the intertidal zone becomes visible with a number of small marine creatures crawling over the rocks and sand. If you are adventurous, consider renting a sailboat or motorboat. The villages have plenty of marina space for those wishing to explore the Atlantic Ocean and nearby bays.
Mount Desert Cottages Offer Something for Everyone with a Myriad of Shops and Restaurants
The beauty of Mount Desert cottages are their location to the aforementioned villages where visitors can enjoy various local restaurants and shops. Lobster, fresh seafood, and fresh grown vegetables and fruit can be found in restaurants throughout the year, most particularly in summer. Festivals are also held in the summer months at many of the villages around Mount Desert. The shops sell antiques, jewelry, and handmade souvenirs. There is something for everyone in your party in these various local shops which help you support the local economy.
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