Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Gouldsboro, ME that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and outdoor grills and BBQs. Prices start at $150 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Gouldsboro. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The tranquil area of Gouldsboro awaits your stay

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Gouldsboro. This city's hiking, seafood restaurants and bars attract many visitors, and its relaxing and welcoming location add to the charm. 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.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Gouldsboro

Do you want to find top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Gouldsboro a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Bubble Rock (13.1 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (16.8 mi / 27.1 km)
  • Bartlett Maine Estate Winery (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gouldsboro

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

  • Acadia National Park (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Schoodic Peninsula (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Shore Path (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Agamont Park (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Bar Island Trails (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Village Green (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Gouldsboro

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 16 mi (25.8 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Gouldsboro?

Whether you're after a cozy escape for you and your special someone or someplace roomy to fit friends and family, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Gouldsboro. Here are a couple to start you off:

  • Take advantage of amenities including a fridge and a highchair at "The Birches At Acadia Retreat". Situated around 15 miles from Gouldsboro, this unique option has 2 bedrooms and good guest reviews.
  • Another top choice is "Rocko's Cottage Nestled In The Heart Of Downtown Bar Harbor", which is around 10 miles from Gouldsboro. Featuring 2 bedrooms, spa and beauty services and heating, it has everything you need to keep you content and comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Gouldsboro vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Gouldsboro?

Punching above its weight when it comes to character and ingenuity, a tiny house vacation rental in Gouldsboro opens the door to big adventure. Disconnect your gadgets and switch your focus to nature at one of these pocket-sized stays:

  • Get set for a simpler way of life at "Beehive Tiny House At Acadia Yurts". Amenities at this retreat in Southwest Harbor include a restaurant dining guide, books and more.
  • Alternatively, book a weekend away at "Cabin - Deck House - Private Dockside Tiny House In Sw Harbor". Located in Sveti Filip i Jakov, this itty-bitty abode comes with a fridge and cookware, dishware and utensils.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Gouldsboro?

You'll find some charming log cabins for rent in and around Gouldsboro. Get the rustic cabin experience while spending time in natural surroundings at one of these impressive options:

  • "Taylor Camp: Lakeside Log Cabin On Tunk Lake" is a fabulous fusion of outdoor adventure and creature comforts. Make the most of amenities here including a beach and high-speed internet services.
  • You won't have to give up any modern comforts at "Bar Harbor Oceanfront Log Cabin 10 Min To Acadia National Park". This escape features free WiFi, a nearby waterfront and more.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Gouldsboro?

We all deserve an escape from daily life every now and again. If you're dreaming of a couple of mornings lingering in your PJs with a good book, we've got some amazing weekend getaways in and around Gouldsboro. Check out two of our favorites:

  • Whisk yourself away to "Walk To Acadia's Trails, Ocean From This Quiet". Around 19 miles to the southwest of Gouldsboro, this escape has everything you need for a chilled out stay, including a boat and games.
  • Alternatively, live it up with your crew at "Charming In - Town Bar Harbor Home", which is around 10 miles to the southwest of Gouldsboro. Take advantage of a nearby bay, a hair dryer and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Gouldsboro?

Studio apartments may be on the smaller side, but they pack a mighty punch when it comes to convenience and location. Plonk your bags down at one of these quality studio apartments in and around Gouldsboro:

  • Get away on your own or take a buddy along to "Walk To Acadia's Trails, Ocean From This Quiet". You'll have plenty of amenities at your fingertips, including winery tours and free toiletries.
  • "Spectacular New Oceanside Carriage House" is another top stay, offering all you need for a dream Gouldsboro escape. Handy amenities here include a barbecue grill and WiFi.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Gouldsboro?

Whether you're chasing a comfy cottage or a house large enough to fit the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Squeeze in a quick break at one of these favorite picks in or near Gouldsboro:

  • Within close reach of central Gouldsboro, "Quiet/clean/well Furnished Village Cottage With Acadia All Around You" rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not chilling out in your cozy digs, get out and explore all the fun stuff around you.
  • Another terrific option is "Beautiful, Comfortable Home With Exceptional In". Round up a few friends and enjoy a comfy stay close to the heart of Gouldsboro.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Gouldsboro?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend rendezvous. If you'd like to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your sweetheart, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Gouldsboro that will whisk you off your feet:

  • Put on some relaxing tunes and chill together at "The Birches At Acadia Retreat". Around 15 miles from Gouldsboro, this property has everything you need for a romantic getaway, including winery tours and shopping facilities.
  • Alternatively, spend a few blissful days sipping wine and canoodling at "Rocko's Cottage Nestled In The Heart Of Downtown Bar Harbor", around 10 miles from Gouldsboro. Beauty services and a fireplace will help set the mood.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Gouldsboro?

Nothing screams "best vacation ever" like staying in a mansion. Treat your family to a truly unforgettable escape at one of these mansions for rent in and around Gouldsboro:

  • Located approximately 10 miles to the southwest of Gouldsboro, "Spectacularly Situated Mansion" is the place to go for a luxurious getaway. Amenities on offer here include a firepit and a fireplace.
  • Another popular option is "Brand 9 Bedroom - Winter Harbor Mansion With Breathtaking Views". Approximately 6 miles to the southwest of Gouldsboro, this fancy vacation rental gives you a taste of high-class living and comes with golf, a fireplace and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Gouldsboro?

Browse these large group vacation rentals in or near Gouldsboro where you won't have to leave anyone off your invite list:

  • A nice range of amenities including a water view and a kitchen make "Modern, Dogs Welcome, Near Acadia National Park And Bar Harbor" a favorite. This sizable retreat has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From central Gouldsboro, it's around 25 miles away to the northwest.
  • Nothing's more important than spending time with loved ones, and "Brand Private Bayside Cottage With Dock On The Schoodic" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 4 miles to the southeast of Gouldsboro, as many as 13 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 4 bedrooms. A kitchen and a nearby waterfront are among the many amenities you'll have at hand.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Gouldsboro?

Nothing screams good times like a pool. Dust off your inflatable flamingo and check out these rental houses in or near Gouldsboro that feature this vacation perk:

  • Pack your swim gear and get away with your gang to "Spectacular New Oceanside Carriage House". There are also lots of other great amenities here, including childrens activities and a microwave oven.
  • "The Boat House ~ To Get Any Closer To The Ocean" is the kind of place you go to get away from the everyday and enjoy your surroundings, starting with its pool. A fridge and a separate dining area are also on hand to make your visit nice and comfy.

Not sure what the weather's like in Gouldsboro? It has a humid continental climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 55 ºF to 70 ºF. If you're searching for more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire range of Gouldsboro vacation rentals.