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Tour all of the beautiful attractions of Southwest Harbor Maine and find Southwest Harbor Maine Lodging here. Our virtual tours take you inside popular Southwest Harbor Maine Vacation Rentals, Southwest Harbor Cottage Rentals and Cabins, Harbor Bed and Breakfasts and Inns.
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National Parks
Acadia National Park - MDI
Acadia National Park - Schoodic
Acadia National Park Seawall
Bar Harbor & Mount Desert Island
Bar Harbor
Seal Harbor
Northeast Harbor
Somesville
Mount Desert Island's Quietside
Southwest Harbor
Bass Harbor
Manset
Tremont

Blue Hill Peninsula Region:

Blue Hill
Brooklin
Brooksville
Sedgwick
Deer Isle
Stonington

Ellsworth Area:

Ellsworth
Lamoine
Surry
Eastbrook
Franklin

Acadia Schoodic Peninsula Area:

Sorrento
Sullivan
Gouldsboro: Winter Harbor
Prospect Harbor
Corea by the Sea
Grindstone Neck
Steuben
Milbridge

Downeast:

Cherryfield
Pretty Marsh
Addison
Brooklin  & Jonesport
Roque Bluffs
Machias

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"Southwest Harbor is one of our favorite places. The town is quaint and sits along the gorgeous harbor.  We love to stay here when we visit Acadia...and wind up our day on the Quietside.
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Directory of Southwest Harbor Maine Area Lodging and Accommodations.  Take virtual tours inside places to stay...a fast and easy way to find lodging for your Southwest Harbor Maine Vacation.

Southwest Harbor Maine is on Mount Desert Island and close to Bar Harbor.  It is just around the corner from Acadia's Seawall.  Southwest Harbor is also home to Echo Lake, one of the most popular beaches of the park.  This part of Mount Desert Island is known as the quiet side and offers just that....quiet, beautiful scenic areas that are breathtaking and relaxing.  Here you'll  find a huge list of Southwest Harbor lodging options which include Southwest Harbor Maine Lodging and Vacation Rentals of Cabins and Cottages, as well as  Bed and Breakfast, inns, Hotels and Motels.  By taking virtual tours inside of them it will be easy to make your decision on where to make your vacation reservations.   In SW Harbor enjoy beaches, swimming, kayaking and canoeing.  In the spring, get ready for a foliage show like you've never seen anywhere else.  In the winter bring out the snow mobiles and cross country skiing equipment for excursions on the carriage roads in Acadia National Park.

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Southwest Harbor Maine Lodging:

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Bass Harbor Gables where memories are made!  Bass Harbor, Maine on the Quiet Side of Mount Desert Island in the Southwest Harbor Maine area.  Choose lodging from a Vacation Home or Cottage Rentals.  Whether you're a first time visitor to Acadia National Park, came here as a child, or perhaps for your honeymoon, THIS is the place to make your headquarters for exploring the Acadia region.  The Gables will be happy to accommodate your family and will make every effort to ensure that you have a perfect vacation!  The Bass Harbor Gables is situated close to Southwest Harbor, Acadia National Park Seawall, Bass Harbor Head Light and the Swans Island Ferry.

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Harbor View Motel and Cottages Vacation Rentals on the water in Southwest Harbor Maine.  You'll find vacation rentals lodging that's reasonable and close to everything in Southwest Harbor Maine and Bar Harbor.  The atmosphere is casual and inviting making it easy to kick up your feet here.  Harbor View's property overlooks the beautiful harbor and the SW Harbor yacht club, all backdropped by beautiful mountains, islands, and fishing piers.  Harbor View is situated directly on the water with a private beach overlooking the harbor  There are 21 motel units, efficiencies and 7 cottages.   All cottages are pet friendly as well as some of the motel rooms.

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Chambers' Oceanfront Cottages on Mount Desert Island's Southwest Harbor Maine's quietside.  When you enter the drive of Chambers' Oceanfront Cottages you will know you've discovered something special.  This truly breathtaking oceanfront compound spanning over 11 private acres has 8 unique vacation rentals cottages perfectly perched along the granite ledges overlooking Somes Sound, the only fjord on the Eastern Seaboard back dropped with grand views of the Acadia National Park Mountains.  This side of Mount Desert Island is also Acadia National Park, yet it is quiet.  Explore numerous trails and activities during your stay at Chambers. 

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Anna's Quietside Cottages is located on Mount Desert Island in Southwest Harbor on 8 beautiful wooded acres which features a small pond, relaxation gardens, screened tent, guest salad garden and hospitality room filled with books, games and other amenities.  Anna's Quietside cottages is within walking distance to the downtown village of Southwest Harbor where you'll find shops, restaurants and activities.  You are also 5 minutes from Acadia and just 20 minutes from Bar Harbor.  Come experience the real Maine. Choose from 9 rental cottages beautifully decorated in world travels and themes.  Most cottages have 3 bedrooms, living rooms, full kitchens and baths, plus one unit (the Butterfly) is a one bedroom that is wheelchair friendly.

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Cafe Drydock & Inn is located in downtown Southwest Harbor, the quiet side of Mount Desert Island's Acadia National Park.  You will find the Drydock Cafe and Inn to be comfortable, inviting, very accommodating and conveniently located in the center of Southwest Harbor's quaint town.  The building is historic, beautifully restored and full of tales that make staying and dining at the Inn enjoyable and memorable.  www.cafedrydockinn.com

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The Kingsleigh Inn Bed and Breakfast offers waterviews and is located in downtown Southwest Harbor. This  lodging gained the  Editors' Choice award by Yankee Magazine as "tops among places no traveler will want to miss" and are highly recommended by Fodor's and Frommer's. In their 2008 guide, Fodor's notes "bend over backwards customer service" about The Kingsleigh Inn! 

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The Inn at Southwest is an 1884 Victorian Bed and Breakfast that overlooks the serene waters of Southwest Harbor.  All seven of the rooms (including two suites) feature private bathrooms, down-filled duvets, ceiling fans and luxurious linens and towels.  Several rooms include gas log stoves and limited harbor views.  A full gourmet breakfast is included with lodging at the inn.  We hope you'll come and enjoy the beauty of Acadia National Park with us soon!

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Poppet Cottage is a vacation rental located at the Manset shore area in the Southwest Harbor region.  This adorable cottage is newly remodeled and is within walking distance to the marina and Hinckley Boats where you'll find a large stretch of beach and gorgeous harbor views.  This cottage is conveniently located about 2 miles from Acadia National Park's Seawall entrance.

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Captain's Quarters Vacation Rental.  A spacious cottage near Southwest Harbor and Bar Harbor which sleeps 6-10 people.  Enjoy beautiful water views and magnificent views of the Acadia National Park mountains.  This rental has a tender and a ramp, use of a dock and a mooring for any size boat on beautiful Somes Sound, the only fjord on the Eastern Seaboard.   The cottage has a mud room that separates a 2nd Master Suite wing which has a private bath and huge walk in closet.  There are 4 bedrooms in total, 2 & 1/2 baths, 1 Queen, 2 King, 2 Twin beds all on one floor, with a bedroom upstairs which has 1 Queen and 2 Twin Beds and a private deck area.  There is also a large bonus room downstairs with a wood burning stove, a commode bath & mini kitchen.

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Bernard, Maine Vacation Rental.  If you are looking for a charming oceanfront farmhouse and enjoy the scenery of fishing harbors, you'll find it at the Homeport which is perched on the harborfront of Bass Harbor with beautiful views from the deck and inside the cottage. Deep water mooring available.  

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In the village of Seal Cove, you will find Hodgdon Pond which runs along the mountains of Acadia National Park on the "quiet side" of Mount Desert Island.  Choose from several vacation rental cottages perched on this serene pond...all beautifully appointed.... a amenities include docks, decks, beaches, canoes & grills....   Many guests that stay at Hogdon Pond cottages make it their home away from home.

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Anns Point Cottages on Bass Harbor.  These vacation cottage rentals are located on the quiet side of Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park.  There are several cottages to choose from, each one is different and all are located on the beautiful waterfront.  Enjoy the row boat at this cottage "number two". 

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Minutes from downtown Southwest Harbor Maine. Vacation Rentals.

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Parsons Oceanfront Cottages in Tremont, Maine is on Mount Desert Island's quietside of Acadia National Park with it's own beach on the Blue Hill Bay with views of Swans Island.  There are two cottages to choose from -- The Captain's Cottage or the Guest Cottage, both perfect for a vacation.  While you're here, take Elizabeth's Lobster Challenge. 

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Seaside Cottages in Tremont Maine are on Mount Desert Island on the quietside of Acadia National Park.  There are several cottages to choose from on this beautiful Blue Hill bay property.  Guests enjoy the serenity, the beach and gorgeous views while vacationing in this area of Acadia.

Accommodations:

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1-2 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4 and up

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Penury Hall Bed and Breakfast, Southwest Harbor
Lodging Type:  Bed and Breakfast
The Inn is situated in the downtown area of Southwest Harbor within walking distance to the charming shops, restaurants and activities in this coastal town close to Acadia National Park.    There are 3 individual guests rooms, each with private baths.  The Inn is not overcrowded and provides several parlors furnished with the ambiance of an art gallery and gatherings from a world traveled. The Inn also boasts hundreds of books for guests leisure and enjoyment in every room of the Inn.  The front porch offers a relaxing atmosphere with rocking chairs and the courtyard in the rear with it's garden and outdoor furnishings offer yet another relaxing area. 

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Starboard Cottage Overlooking Somes Sound - Vacation Rental on Mount Desert.
A new 5000 square foot cottage overlooking Somes Sound, Starboard Cottage is a beautiful retreat for you and your extended family. Located in Hall Quarry, it's just a mile or so from Echo Lake, part of Acadia National Park. This cottage has shore access and shares a private dock with just three other cottages. A mooring is also included if you plan to bring your own boat!

Accommodations:

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps: 12
   
   
Clark Point Inn,  Southwest Harbor Maine. This bed and breakfast lodging offers an artful three course candelight gourmet breakfast to it's guests.  The Inn is quite historical at 125 years old.  It is well maintained with water views and close to the attractions on Mount Desert Island and Acadia.    At Clark Point Inn luxuries make a big difference.
 
Island House Bed and Breakfast Inn, Southwest Harbor Maine is located in the small fishing of SW Harbor and boating village.  It is a comfortable and pleasant retreat nestled on a hill above the village.  It provides a place of serenity for guests.
 
Moorings Inn, Southwest Harbor - Enjoy some of the best oceanside views of Acadia at this historical Inn located near the entrance to Somes Sound.   You can relax along the shore, have a BBQ or walk in the water.  The Inn provides bikes, kayaks and canoes for your enjoyment as well.  
 
Myst Haven Cottage,  Southwest Harbor Vacation Rental -  This cottage is located close to the beautiful Seawall Beach  -- just a 5 minute walk.  Enjoy this private house with Internet and HD Satellite LCD TV.  Spacious kitchen with state of the art appliance, large living room , 2 bedrooms, Queen Sofabed and 2 baths. Pet friendly
 
The Birches Bed and Breakfast, Southwest Harbor - A casual atmosphere, large airy rooms, private baths, ocean views, gardens, a crocket court -- Be a guest and enjoy the 6 acres of grounds, no traffic noice and be just 350 yards to the first tee at the glf course.  What more could you ask for while vacationing at Park which is just behind the House. 
 
Harbor Ridge Resort, Southwest Harbor - 40 unit complex overlooking Somes Sound, the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains of Acadia National Park.  A great lodging option for those looking for a clubhouse, indoor heated swimming pool, hot tubs, fitness center, games room, on site video rentals, outdoor tennis courts and many other amenities.
 
 
 
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