Destination guide

Take in the majestic beauty of Blue Hill

The waterfalls and mountains create a pretty picture of Blue Hill. This city's canoeing, kayaking and hiking draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Blue Hill

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Blue Hill a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Castline Golf Club (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Edgar M. Tennis Preserve (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Blue Hill

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Blue Hill is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Indian Point (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Fort George Park (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Holbrook Island Sanctuary State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Fort Madison State Park (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Mount Desert Island (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Blue Hill

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 10.7 mi (17.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), which is 30.1 mi (48.4 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Blue Hill?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,155 holiday rentals around Blue Hill. From 351 cottages to 619 holiday houses, 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 Blue Hill is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Blue Hill?

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 Blue Hill:

  • Bernard: 105 holiday homes
  • Northeast Harbor: 261 holiday homes
  • Otter Creek: 28 holiday homes
  • Seawall: 40 holiday homes
  • Bass Harbor: 277 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 Blue Hill?

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

  • The Barnacle: 1,321 holiday rentals
  • Jonathan Fisher House: 1,207 holiday rentals
  • Blue Hill Books: 1,292 holiday rentals
  • Blue Hill Bay Gallery: 1,307 holiday rentals
  • North Light Books: 1,320 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Hill 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 Cottages in Blue Hill?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 351 Cottages in Blue Hill. Our other popular types of Blue Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 619 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 351 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 98 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Blue Hill?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 36 holiday homes with pool available in Blue Hill. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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