Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Blue Hill

The waterfalls and mountains create a pretty picture of Blue Hill. This city's canoeing, kayaking and hiking draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Blue Hill

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

  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Castline Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Blue Hill

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blue Hill is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Indian Point (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Fort George Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Fort Madison State Park (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Blue Hill

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), which is 30.1 mi (48.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Blue Hill?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,299 vacation rentals near Blue Hill. From 696 Houses to 415 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Blue Hill for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Blue Hill?

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 Blue Hill:

  • Seal Harbor: 18 vacation rentals
  • Bass Harbor: 283 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Harbor: 266 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 Blue Hill?

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

  • Blue Hill Bay Gallery: 1,423 vacation rentals
  • Jonathan Fisher House: 1,314 vacation rentals
  • The Barnacle: 1,439 vacation rentals
  • The Blue Hill Wine Shop: 1,442 vacation rentals
  • North Light Books: 1,439 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Hill 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 Blue Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 696 Houses in Blue Hill. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Blue Hill include:

  • Cabins: 415 rentals available
  • Cottages: 415 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 415 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 Blue Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 49 vacation rentals with pool available in Blue Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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