Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Bernard

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Bernard. One of the city's many top draws is its hiking. 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

Activities and attractions in Bernard

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Bernard a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bernard

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Bernard is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Thuya Garden (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Acadia National Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Asticou Azalea Garden (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Bracy Cove (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (7 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Bernard

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 14.2 mi (22.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Bernard?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 651 vacation rentals near Bernard. From 336 Houses to 53 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Bernard for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Bernard:

  • Bass Harbor: 295 vacation rentals
  • Hancock Point: 26 vacation rentals
  • Hall Quarry: 39 vacation rentals
  • Somesville: 23 vacation rentals
  • Otter Creek: 28 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 Bernard?

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

  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching: 1,264 vacation rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,272 vacation rentals
  • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium: 1,400 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor Whale Museum: 1,278 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor Historical Society: 1,280 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 336 Houses in Bernard. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bernard include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 53 rentals available
  • Cabins: 208 rentals available
  • Cottages: 208 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bernard?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 17 vacation rentals with pool available in Bernard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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