Destination guide

The historic city of Owls Head awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, history and wineries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Owls Head. Well known for its seaside, biking and snowmobile riding, this romantic city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Owls Head

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Owls Head has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Breakwater Vineyards (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Camden Snow Bowl (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Owls Head

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Owls Head. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Birch Point Beach State Park (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Snow Marine Park (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Sandy Beach (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Rockland Harbor Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Owls Head State Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Chickawaukie Pond (5 mi / 8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Owls Head

The nearest airport is in Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), located 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Wiscasset, ME (ISS), which is 31.7 mi (51.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Owls Head?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 357 vacation rentals near Owls Head. From 179 Houses to 103 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Owls Head for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Birch Point Beach State Park: 602 vacation rentals
  • Owls Head Transportation Museum: 607 vacation rentals
  • Breakwater Vineyards: 609 vacation rentals
  • Owls Head State Park: 617 vacation rentals
  • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center: 1,325 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Owls Head 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 Owls Head?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 179 Houses in Owls Head. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Owls Head include:

  • Cottages: 103 rentals available
  • Cabins: 103 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 103 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 Owls Head?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 24 vacation rentals with pool available in Owls Head. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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