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Recent Deer Isle Area property reviews

  • Wonderful house

    "We were able to stay in the house for a week that has just passed and I can not say enough nice things about the home. The Owners Carole and Carol were fantastic to deal with, Carol came over to visit with us twice-the second time was to tell us that we could stay an extra day if our schedule allowed (it didn't) since the next occupants were not due in town for two more days! It is a historic house built in the early part of the 1800's, but has all the modern conveniences of home and a huge kitchen/dining area that you can spend time in cooking your live lobsters available for purchase at the Stonington Co-op just a short drive away. It has been well cared for over the years. There is an excellent journal of historical collections on the house that is in the home to review at your leisure. The house is much larger than you might imagine. It would be a great home for a family reunion too! We have been very fortunate to rent other homes around the country and Hawaii. I would highly recommend this house to anyone who is looking to get away from it all, to relax and to enjoy perfect hospitality."
    Guest: Jim H. Date of Stay: August 2011 Review Submitted: September 13, 2011
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  • Best view in town!!! And direct waterfront access and kayaks!

    "Such an amazing house - layout, location, amenities - all of it contributed to our relaxing and fun-filled family vacation. We visited with our 2 kids (3 and 5 years old) and their grandparents. Kids loved running around the back deck/porch that wraps around half the house. Sunset dinners on the deck. Lobster feast with fresh lobsters from the lobster co-op - 2 lobster pots and as many shell crackers and pick you could need. Kayaking among the sleeping lobster boats at sunset with the gorgeous "Stonington light." Just sitting in the living room, facing the harbor, and watching the graceful action on the harbor - meditative. Master suite is spacious and set apart from the other bedrooms which are located on the 2nd floor. Plenty of places in the house for sharing a family meal - in the dining room, the breakfast area, table on the back deck, picnic table on the dock. And, plenty of places to kick back and relax around the house - reclining chairs on the back deck, daybed in the front of the house, comfy living room sofa, additional living room chairs. All times of day are beautiful times of day at this house - don't miss the amazing stars in the night sky! Walk to everything on Main Street including the excellent restaurant Aragosta. Two doors down from the Factory Tavern restaurant which makes it convenient to try to secure a last minute reservation. A few steps up the hill from the Isle Au Haut mailboat ferry to secure your 'first come, first served" ferry tickets in the morning. A short drive to Sand Beach (so much more than your typical beach - be sure to check it out), Barred Island (magical hike through moss carpeted woods to the island - go around low tide (+/- 3 hours), and take the kids to Nervous Nellie's - in addition to making and selling jam, there's entertaining and eccentric art on a life-sized scale. Also, a short drive to sailboat rentals (and other vessels) at Old Quarry Adventures. A short drive to Burnt Cove Market for groceries. We spent 2 weeks in Stonington, the 2nd week in this house - could not have been better. Make sure to take advantage of the kayaks - sunset is the best time of day - no traffic in the harbor, beautiful setting, seal spotting. Plenty of lifejackets provided for adults and kids. We've stayed in many vacation rental houses over the years in different areas of the country for family vacations and this was definitely one of the best!"
    Guest: Amie H. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 26, 2014
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  • Retired couple

    "Excellent new house, nice and open with wonderful views of Deer Isle Thouroughfare. Easy walk to Stonington restaurants and shops and wonderful weekly farmers market just around the corner. House is well equipped with everything one could possibly need. Location is perfect for discovering Deer Isle area or sitting back with a good book. Would highly recommend."
    Guest: L&W Date of Stay: June 2013 Review Submitted: July 18, 2013
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  • peaceful place

    "We loved the house and the views and the wildflowers. There is nothing fancy about the house, just a perfect simplicity. The children played a lot of Badminton while the adults cooked in the well-appointed kitchen. We loved the little beach just down the road. Everyone slept really well in the silence of the nights. I look forward to returning."
    Guest: Jess Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 10, 2014
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Deer Isle Area Travel Tips

Escape at Deer Isle Rentals

Off the mid-coast of Maine, you will find Deer Isle, a quaint little town in the Acadia region of the state. Any Acadia lodging can provide for the perfect family getaway. Though the town itself is small, Deer Isle rentals offer a lot to do and plenty of fun for everyone. Many people keep Deer Isle vacation homes as welcome retreats from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Deer Isle Rentals near Bar Harbor

As you search for Acadia lodging, you probably have come across the town of Bar Harbor. The small, quaint village boasts good old-fashioned family fun. It is a frequent stop for many cruise ships. When staying in Deer Isle rentals, make the escape to Bar Harbor and explore the lovely little town. A stop at the Bar Harbor Historical Society is a must as is a visit to the Abbe Museum and Village Green.

Watch the Whales from Deer Isle Vacation Homes

Staying in Deer Isle vacation homes does not mean that you are tied to the land! In fact, the area is known for its whale-watching so if you and the family have a love of the sea and the creatures within it, a whale watching tour may be right up your alley. There are several tour companies specializing in whale-watching, many of which are quite accessible from any Acadia lodging.

Do Not Miss the Mountains near Acadia Lodging

If you are planning on booking Deer Isle rentals, you probably have a love of the great outdoors. Most Deer Isle vacation homes are situated near great hiking trails and mountain views, so be sure to plan accordingly. You will not want to miss Cadillac Mountain, Dorr Mountain, or Champlain Mountain. Cadillac is the highest and most beautiful, drawing in visitors from all over the world. From the mountain, you can catch a spectacular view of the sea.

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