Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in East Machias

The lake and beaches provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in East Machias. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around East Machias

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes East Machias a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roque Bluffs State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Quoddy Head State Park (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of East Machias

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, East Machias is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bad Little Falls Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Jasper Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Roque Bluffs State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Cutler Coast Public Reserved Land (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Cobscook Bay State Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Bog Brook Cove (13 mi / 20.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around East Machias

Fly into Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), the closest airport, located 53.2 mi (85.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around East Machias?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 48 vacation rentals near East Machias. From 29 Houses to 15 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near East Machias for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Jasper Beach: 81 vacation rentals
  • St Andrews Blockhouse: 57 vacation rentals
  • Quoddy Head State Park: 80 vacation rentals
  • St. Andrews Lighthouse: 59 vacation rentals
  • Roque Bluffs State Park: 93 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around East Machias 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 East Machias?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 29 Houses in East Machias. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in East Machias include:

  • Cabins: 15 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 15 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in East Machias?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in East Machias. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.