Destination guide

The adventurous city of Prospect Harbor awaits you

Experience the unique character of Prospect Harbor with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers appreciate the seafood restaurants in this welcoming city. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Prospect Harbor

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Prospect Harbor a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Prospect Harbor

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Prospect Harbor is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shore Path (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Agamont Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Village Green (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Thunder Hole (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Cadillac Mountain (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Tidal Falls (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Prospect Harbor

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city center.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Prospect Harbor. 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: 1,245 vacation rentals
  • Egg Rock Lighthouse: 1,168 vacation rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,249 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor Historical Society: 1,246 vacation rentals
  • Thuya Garden: 1,226 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 18 Houses in Prospect Harbor. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Prospect Harbor include:

  • Cabins: 13 rentals available
  • Cottages: 13 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 13 rentals available

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

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 24 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Prospect Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.