Where to stay around Southwest Harbor?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 799 vacation rentals near Southwest Harbor. From 402 Houses to 253 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Southwest Harbor for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Southwest Harbor?

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 Southwest Harbor:

  • Seawall: 40 vacation rentals
  • Bass Harbor: 268 vacation rentals
  • Somesville: 28 vacation rentals
  • Hancock Point: 29 vacation rentals
  • Bernard: 73 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 Southwest Harbor?

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

  • Wendell Gilley Museum: 1,172 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching: 1,151 vacation rentals
  • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium: 1,255 vacation rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,161 vacation rentals
  • Pretty Marsh: 1,238 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southwest Harbor 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 Southwest Harbor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 402 Houses in Southwest Harbor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Southwest Harbor include:

  • Bungalows: 253 rentals available
  • Cabins: 253 rentals available
  • Cottages: 253 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 pool in Southwest Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 47 vacation rentals with pool available in Southwest Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Delight in the waterfront landscape of Southwest Harbor

    The mountains, island views and desert display a scene truly unique to Southwest Harbor. This romantic city is known for its seafood restaurants, boating and bars. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

    Activities and attractions in and around Southwest Harbor

    Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Southwest Harbor a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
    • Kebo Valley Golf Club (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (10.6 mi / 17 km)
    • Kisma Preserve (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
    • Wild Acadia Fun Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Southwest Harbor

    Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Southwest Harbor is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Acadia National Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
    • Asticou Azalea Garden (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • Thuya Garden (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
    • Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead (3.6 mi / 5.9 km)
    • Mount Desert Island (3.7 mi / 6 km)
    • Bracy Cove (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)