What is the best area to stay when travelling to Swans Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Swans Island:

  • Bass Harbor: 76 holiday homes
  • Bernard: 74 holiday homes
  • Seawall: 43 holiday homes
  • Somesville: 31 holiday homes
  • Hall Quarry: 37 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Swans Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Swans Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pretty Marsh: 1,246 holiday lettings
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf: 1,221 holiday lettings
  • Asticou Azalea Garden: 1,147 holiday lettings
  • Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse: 1,094 holiday lettings
  • Friend Memorial Public Library: 1,046 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Swans Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Take in the waterfront beauty of Swans Island

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Swans Island. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Sightseeing in and around Swans Island

Do you want to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Swans Island a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Swans Island

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Swans Island is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Thuya Garden (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Acadia National Park (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Asticou Azalea Garden (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Bracy Cove (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (15 mi / 24.1 km)