Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Brooklin getaway

Experience the unique character of Brooklin with a stay in a vacation home rental. One of the city's many top draws is its university setting. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Brooklin

Are you looking for attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Brooklin a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (13.1 mi / 21 km)
  • Castline Golf Club (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Brooklin

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

  • Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Acadia National Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Asticou Azalea Garden (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Thuya Garden (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Brooklin

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 15.5 mi (24.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), which is 30.2 mi (48.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Brooklin?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 194 vacation rentals near Brooklin. From 104 Houses to 65 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Brooklin for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Brooklin:

  • Seal Harbor: 18 vacation rentals
  • Bass Harbor: 282 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Harbor: 267 vacation rentals
  • Hancock Point: 28 vacation rentals
  • Searsport: 135 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 Brooklin?

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

  • Friend Memorial Public Library: 1,154 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching: 1,274 vacation rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,276 vacation rentals
  • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium: 1,404 vacation rentals
  • Indian Point: 1,253 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Brooklin 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 Brooklin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 104 Houses in Brooklin. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Brooklin include:

  • Cottages: 65 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 65 rentals available
  • Cabins: 65 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Brooklin?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4 vacation rentals with pool available in Brooklin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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