Destination guide

Travel to artsy Stonington

Come and experience Stonington and its art galleries, opera and theater scene. This city has something for everyone. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Stonington

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Stonington a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Castline Golf Club (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Stonington

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Stonington is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Fort Madison State Park (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Fort George Park (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Acadia National Park (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (21 mi / 33.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Stonington

Fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), the closest airport, located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), which is 24.4 mi (39.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Stonington?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 129 vacation rentals near Stonington. From 79 Houses to 40 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Stonington for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Stonington?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Stonington:

  • Seal Harbor: 18 vacation rentals
  • Bass Harbor: 281 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Harbor: 266 vacation rentals
  • Searsport: 136 vacation rentals
  • Seal Cove: 54 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Stonington?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Stonington. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Stonington Opera House: 673 vacation rentals
  • Blue Heron Gallery: 673 vacation rentals
  • Stonington Sea Products: 764 vacation rentals
  • Art By Katy Gallery: 610 vacation rentals
  • Belfast Harbor: 503 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stonington listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Stonington?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 79 Houses in Stonington. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Stonington include:

  • Cottages: 40 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 40 rentals available
  • Cabins: 40 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Stonington?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 112 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Stonington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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