Destination guide

The adventurous city of Prospect Harbor awaits you

Experience the unique character of Prospect Harbor with a stay in a vacation home rental. Travelers appreciate the seafood restaurants in this welcoming city. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Prospect Harbor

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Prospect Harbor a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Prospect Harbor

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Prospect Harbor is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shore Path (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Agamont Park (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Village Green (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Thunder Hole (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Cadillac Mountain (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Tidal Falls (11 mi / 17.7 km)

How to get to and around Prospect Harbor

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 16.2 mi (26 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Prospect Harbor?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday lettings near Prospect Harbor. From 19 Houses to 13 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Prospect Harbor is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Prospect Harbor?

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 Prospect Harbor:

  • Corea: 40 holiday homes
  • Northeast Harbor: 284 holiday homes
  • Otter Creek: 28 holiday homes
  • Seal Harbor: 18 holiday homes
  • Hancock Point: 28 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 Prospect Harbor?

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

  • Agamont Park: 1,326 holiday lettings
  • George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History: 1,339 holiday lettings
  • Abbe Museum: 1,328 holiday lettings
  • Thuya Garden: 1,313 holiday lettings
  • St. Saviour's Church: 1,328 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Prospect Harbor 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.

Can I rent Houses in Prospect Harbor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 19 Houses in Prospect Harbor. Our other popular types of Prospect Harbor holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 13 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 13 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Prospect Harbor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 28 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Prospect Harbor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.