Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Seal Harbor

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Seal Harbor. This city's boating, bars and whale watching draw many visitors. Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor Whale Watching are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Seal Harbor

Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Seal Harbor a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Seal Harbor

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Seal Harbor is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bracy Cove (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Ocean Path Trailhead (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Thuya Garden (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Asticou Azalea Garden (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Thunder Hole (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Acadia National Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Seal Harbor

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 12.2 mi (19.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Seal Harbor?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Seal Harbor. From 13 Houses to 3 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Seal Harbor for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Seal 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 Seal Harbor:

  • 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 Seal Harbor?

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

  • Thuya Garden: 1,252 vacation rentals
  • 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

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 13 Houses in Seal Harbor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Seal Harbor include:

  • Cabins: 3 rentals available
  • Cottages: 3 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Seal Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 16 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Seal Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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