Southwest Harbor, ME, USA

Southwest Harbor, ME, USA

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Find the best place to stay — Southwest Harbor

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Southwest Harbor?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Southwest Harbor:

  • Seawall: 16 vacation rentals
  • Bernard: 39 vacation rentals
  • Bass Harbor: 46 vacation rentals
  • Otter Creek: 27 vacation rentals
  • Hancock Point: 16 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Southwest Harbor?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Southwest Harbor. From VRBO travelers, the top 5 most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wendell Gilley Museum: 1,077 vacation rentals
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching: 1,103 vacation rentals
  • Mount Desert Island Oceanarium: 1,163 vacation rentals
  • Pretty Marsh: 1,104 vacation rentals
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,103 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Southwest Harbor listed on VRBO 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.

Head to the Charming City of Southwest Harbor

The mountains, ocean and desert display a scene truly unique to Southwest Harbor. This romantic city allures visitors with its boating and island views. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with more space, consider a vacation rental—many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Attractions In and Around Southwest Harbor

First time in Southwest Harbor and looking for places to see? To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Thuya Garden, Asticou Azalea Garden and Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead.

Stop by Wendell Gilley Museum, Northeast Harbor Golf Club and Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse while in the area. Also a trip to Maine Granite Industry Museum, Perpendicular Trail or Acadia Repertory Theater might be a nice excursion.