Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Vinalhaven

The island views, mountains and wildlife are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Vinalhaven. One of the city's many top draws is its hiking. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Vinalhaven

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Vinalhaven a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Owls Head State Park (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Breakwater Vineyards (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Camden Snow Bowl (17.4 mi / 28 km)
  • Cellardoor Winery (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vinalhaven

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Vinalhaven is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Owls Head State Park (10.3 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Birch Point Beach State Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Sandy Beach (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Snow Marine Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Rockland Harbor Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Rockport Marine Park (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Vinalhaven

The nearest airport is in Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), located 12.7 mi (20.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), which is 34.6 mi (55.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Vinalhaven?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 679 vacation rentals near Vinalhaven. From 364 Houses to 191 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Vinalhaven for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Vinalhaven Historical Society: 582 vacation rentals
  • Lawson's Quarry: 672 vacation rentals
  • Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center: 1,448 vacation rentals
  • Maine Lighthouse Museum: 725 vacation rentals
  • Rockland Harbor Park: 725 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 364 Houses in Vinalhaven. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vinalhaven include:

  • Cabins: 191 rentals available
  • Cottages: 191 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 191 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 Vinalhaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Vinalhaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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