Destination guide

Travel to arty Stonington

Come and experience Stonington and its art galleries, opera and theatre scene. This city has something for everyone. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Stonington

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Stonington a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Castline Golf Club (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Stonington

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Stonington is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Fort Madison State Park (16.6 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Fort George Park (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Ship Harbor Nature Trailhead (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • Acadia National Park (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (21 mi / 33.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Stonington

Fly into Rockland, ME (RKD-Knox County Regional), the closest airport, located 22.7 mi (36.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), which is 24.4 mi (39.2 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Stonington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 128 holiday rentals around Stonington. From 78 Houses to 40 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Stonington is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Stonington?

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

  • Hall Quarry: 39 holiday homes
  • Bass Harbor: 280 holiday homes
  • Northeast Harbor: 265 holiday homes
  • West Tremont: 40 holiday homes
  • Town Hill: 31 holiday homes

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Stonington. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Blue Heron Gallery: 700 holiday rentals
  • Art By Katy Gallery: 614 holiday rentals
  • Stonington Opera House: 675 holiday rentals
  • Stonington Sea Products: 800 holiday rentals
  • Maine Maritime Academy: 761 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Stonington listed on Stayz 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 Stonington?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 78 Houses in Stonington. Our other popular types of Stonington holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 40 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 40 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 40 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 111 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Stonington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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