Top 9 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Acadia National Park, USA - Updated 2024

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Whether you’re visiting Maine for fun or for a holiday, there are plenty of things to do and enjoy in Acadia National Park such as watching the sunrise, seeing the beautiful sight of leaves changing color in fall, or go stargazing at night. Adventurous visitors can also hike on Park Loop Road or Cadillac Mountain. Those who prefer laidback activities can simply just drop by Sand Beach or stroll through the carriage roads. But, of course, when you go to Acadia National Park, you need to book your choice of stay. What tourists love about the accommodation options in Acadia National Park is that there are plenty of comfortable and luxurious Airbnb listings to choose from. If you’re looking for the perfect accommodation, read below for a list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Acadia National Park, USA.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 09, 2024.

1. Five-star home with yoga room (from USD 912)

Enjoy a weekend getaway in a lavish and meticulously designed property situated in the woods. The spacious property comes with all the amenities you need and want such as a customized kitchen cabinet with granite countertops and brand-new appliances, a high-end fireplace with a copper-lined chimney, and a big yoga room. Have a luxurious breakfast in the dining area where floor-to-ceiling windows are lined up to offer exquisite views of the landscape of Somes Sound. Make your dish in the kitchen that features plenty of cookware. The master bedroom features glass sliders that open to a beautifully landscaped terrace with a sitting area facing the mountains. Fall asleep to the sound of the waves lapping at the shore and wake up to a spectacular sunrise. This house is truly an immaculate accommodation that will pamper you in every way.

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Mount Desert, Maine, United States
2.77 km (1.8 mi) from Acadia National Park
20 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
angela is a very experienced and wonderful host
what a fantastic house and location
beautiful and practical house in a spectacular and very convenient location
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2. Amazing house with gull kitchen (from USD 385)

This remarkable house is a great place where you can stay when you visit Maine. With plenty of space, everything you need to make your stay comfortable is here – a full kitchen, a full bathroom with a custom shower, and a bedroom loft with a queen-sized bed. Moreover, the house has a kitchen and a dining area, windows with majestic ocean views, and the private yoga platform is the icing on the cake! The 300-square-feet (28-square-meter) wraparound deck is where you want to have your morning coffee while watching the sunrise. On top of it all, the house sits on privately owned land within the boundary of Acadia National Park, overlooking Somes Sound. This Airbnb is one of a kind indeed.

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Northeast Harbor, Maine, United States
2.19 km (1.4 mi) from Acadia National Park
58 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
robin was super responsive and friendly and her family’s story w the cabin is in the welcome packet
robin was thoughtfully communicative and went above & beyond to ensure we had a curated experience
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3. Peaceful cottage in Mount Desert (from USD 225)

In addition to brimming with a relaxing vibe, this house has a location that is hard to beat. It is situated in a neighborhood very close to nature. To be precise, it’s located near Bar Harbor and Southwest Harbor, bordering Acadia National Park. So you can imagine just how close you’ll be to nature when you stay here. This cottage is the perfect home base for discovering Mount Desert or just having a romantic getaway in nature. Guests will have their own studio with a queen-size bed, a kitchenette, a spacious bath, and a stone patio with a fire pit where they can host a barbeque night. This cottage will give you an authentic experience with nature.

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Mount Desert, Maine, United States
2.49 km (1.6 mi) from Acadia National Park
395 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
excellent bed; all accommodation and amenities exactly as described
all the furniture was comfortable including the bed
sweet cottage is warm comfortable and spacious
the cottage was wonderful - close to acadia and extremely comfortable
we ate most meals at the cottage and made great use of the outstandingly equipped kitchen
we found it super spotless and extremely cozy
cottage was clean cozy and quiet
every inch of this cottage was very clean
the cottage is clean and well maintained
the house is sparkling clean and gorgeous
the host is so awesome too
ann is an excellent host and responds readily to any questions
ann is an amazing host
there are numerous maps and pamphlets provided that are very helpful
highly recommend staying here and our hosts were wonderful
perfect location feet from beautiful acadia
its location makes it easy to access anywhere on the island
excellent location in the heart of mount desert close to everything from the trails restaurants and water
the location was perfectly situated on mdi close to the park and bar harbor
great place to stay close to acadia national park
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4. Simple cabin perfect for family vacation (from USD 100)

This classic Maine-style cabin is very cozy and well-designed with a large private deck that comes with a charcoal barbeque grill and comfortable bedrooms with a king-size loft bed. Other resting spots include a queen-size convertible couch and a single fold-out twin bed that sleeps five. Feel free to explore nearby beaches, carriage trails, lakes, and the coastline. You can also make use of the wood fireplace for ambiance. The unit is also furnished with a modern wall-mounted air conditioner and heating unit. Before considering booking the property, it is useful to know that the property has a “bring your own” policy for personal items such as pillows, linens, sheets, and dish towels as there is no washing machine in the house.

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Mount Desert, Maine, United States
4.91 km (3.1 mi) from Acadia National Park
267 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
warm and cozy with amazing views
the cabin itself is very cozy with excellent views of echo lake
cozy cottage with an amazing deck dock and location
i’ll never forget that view the resident loons on the lake really cozy sleeping nook
the view from the porch and windows are breathtaking and you have to experience the outdoor heated shower
were clean and we did not need to use any of the paper goods we had brought
great location cute clean cabin with a great view and affordable price would stay again
it was serene and quiet while being both cozy and spacious enough for our getaway to mdi
host was very responsive
bill was a great host
he was a great host
owner very helpful with area recommendations and quickly responded to any questions
very private and the host is great at responses
great location for seeing acadia
great private location and still close to other attractions
perfect location 20 minutes to anything on the island
an outstanding location in the heart of acadia and smack dab in the middle of everything
great way to be close to acadia national park
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5. Clean apartment with bright living area (from USD 94)

You can’t miss out on coming to Portland when you visit Acadia National Park, and this studio loft makes a great base for exploring. Even with just limited space, everything you need to make your stay pleasant can be found here – a kitchen fully fitted with all your dining and cooking needs, a bright living space where you can get your fair share of sunlight, and a bedroom with a plush bed. Laidback activities you can do include lounging on the hammock outside with a good book or gathering around the fire pit while watching the stars. If you stay for a week, the host will offer a complimentary lobster dinner for two.

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Bar Harbor, Maine, United States
9.18 km (5.8 mi) from Acadia National Park
449 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the little back balcony where i could eat breakfast
the place was so convenient cozy with a beautiful view from the balcony
the bed was very comfortable and all the amenities were great
since there is poor cell phone service on the island i really need good wifi and i wasn't disappointed
the kitchen is a nice size and includes a stove microwave coffee maker toaster and refrigerator
extremely clean place to stay
the space was spotless and clean upon arrival
it was very clean and neat
it was clean quiet and comfortable
the house is clean and comfortable
jc is a great host
great little space with accomodating hosts
great place and great host
jc and tracey were wonderful hosts
jc and his family were great hosts—very kind and hospitable
great location within 20 minutes of everything
great location with easy access to all park entrances
loved the location truly beautiful
fantastic place and amazing location
we liked that the location was central to the island
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6. Homey cabin near great attractions (from USD 325)

This property sitting on 3-acre (1.2-hectare) land is a lovely cabin with a romantic setting. It has a welcoming living area with big windows, a comfortable sleeping area with a cozy bed, and a kitchen where guests can make their breakfast and dinner. Near the cabin are carriage roads, lakes, and Town Hill Market where you can grab some food. You can book the place anytime, but spring and fall are the ideal seasons for staying here because that’s when the leaves of the trees surrounding the house change color.

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Bar Harbor, Maine, United States
7.53 km (4.7 mi) from Acadia National Park
230 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there's cell service internet a smart tv etc
we also appreciated the wifi and smart tv
the view from the living room is the perfect view of the maine woods
the amenities were fantastic and the bed was comfortable
beautiful natural light in the living room with a relaxing vibe
everything was spotless and comfortable
very clean cozy cabin was perfect for 2 people and a dog
the cabin was clean and cozy
the cabin was clean (exactly as pictured)
i'd recommend this to anyone who appreciates a clean space seclusion and a fair deal
this is a wonderful home with a great host
host is wonderful and super responsive
brianna was also an amazing host
brianna was also a helpful host with wonderful lists of things to do
brianna is a great host and let us know she would be available if we needed anything
loved this location in the woods
perfect hostess perfect location
location wise it's very centrally located to all parts of mount desert island
secluded quiet safe location
we will definitely be back to this location
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7. Fully equipped apartment with private parking (from USD 165)

If you want an accommodation with the utmost comfort and convenient location, then this house is for you. This home away from home boasts a new kitchen with a refrigerator for storing food and countertop induction burners for cooking. There is also private parking for one vehicle for guests’ convenience. Situated at the heart of downtown Southwest Harbor, guests have easy access to nearby businesses and restaurants. Echo Lake and Acadia National Park are just a quick ride from the apartment.

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Southwest Harbor, Maine, United States
7.8 km (4.9 mi) from Acadia National Park
119 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rain shower and smart tvs are a nice touch and the space felt stylish yet homey
the apartment was comfortable very clean and a nice amount of space for two people
the space is much bigger than it looks and very comfortable with adorable touches and clear instructions
clean great communication and thoughtful
everything was very modern and clean
great clean cozy place to stay
shawn's place was very clean comfy and cozy
the place was very clean and the shower was huge
the owner was very quick to respond and welcoming
shawn was very helpful and quick to respond
the location was perfect
the location was perfect
located right around the corner from a cute town very walkable
i absolutely loved the location
great location would recommend for anyone visiting acadia
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8. Vacation house surrounded by woods (from USD 250)

Staying in this cozy house will give you the ultimate holiday experience in Maine. As this house is surrounded by woods, you will feel the fresh air fill your lungs the moment you arrive. It is as homey as it can be, with a plush queen-sized bed in the loft, high ceilings, and an open floor plan. You can look at relaxing views of magnificent woods from the living room or the patio. Inside, the walls are adorned with original artwork by the owner. Though you’ll be a world away from civilization here, Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park are only a short drive away from the premise. In short, this is the perfect set-up where you can unwind and recharge yourself while being surrounded by nature in Maine.

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Mount Desert, Maine, United States
4.76 km (3.0 mi) from Acadia National Park
219 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is a nice deck grill and chairs along with a washer/dryer and all kitchen needs
modern light-filled very comfortable cottage
the cottage is super cozy and thoughtfully adorned
the decor is so tasteful and it was great to have a grill and fully equipped kitchen
we appreciated the well equipped kitchen for cooking full meals easily
so clean and beautiful
it was exceptionally clean which is important to me
the house was very clean and spacious
the studio was clean and cozy
scott's place is clean quiet and comfortable
the hosts are lovely and helpful
host is very friendly and available
scott is a great host who is very willing to answer questions
and wonderful hosts too
scott was a great host
the location was perfect
great location - close to the park & town but far enough away to feel secluded
great location near hiking trails close to the park and town
and a great location
awesome central location beautiful design and comfortable place
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9. Attractive home overlooking the harbor (from USD 295)

As this house sits right across the busy area of Southwest Harbor, guests will wake up to the beautiful sight of fishermen and boats passing by. This lovely house is surrounded by lush woods and a serene atmosphere, which is perfect for those looking for a peaceful and relaxing escape. It has a queen-size bed, a bath, a kitchenette, and a fireplace in the living room. You can stay on the deck on the second floor that has an open kitchen. It’s the ideal place where you can relax and soak in the beautiful views of the harbor with a wine in hand. This home is a piece of paradise in Maine.

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Southwest Harbor, Maine, United States
7.5 km (4.7 mi) from Acadia National Park
47 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
modern amenities like good internet access and cable tv were also great
there was lots of room excellent wifi and very good appliances
this house is immaculate; extremely clean spacious and beautiful
the house was clean and john was very responsive to anything we needed
the home is very clean well appointed and a kitchen which is very well stocked
this home was very spacious clean and well equipped
the hosts were so friendly wanting to make sure we had a great stay
great location with close proximity to southwest harbor
we would highly recommend the house and location
great location to downtown southwest harbor and acadia
the piano too great location to walk to all southwest harbor has to offer
we enjoyed walking to town and spending time on the deck
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10. Vintage room near the beach (from USD 119)

Need a place to crash for a quick trip to Mount Desert? This private room, located in a guest suite, with a classic and old-time feel will do the job. There is a wide carpeted staircase leading up to the room where guests will find a super comfortable bed, a mini-fridge for storing your food, a Keurig machine for coffee or tea, WiFi, and cable TV. The room is also in a convenient location, just right across a beautiful beach and a short drive to downtown Bar Harbor. It is the right accommodation for those looking for an affordable and comfortable place.

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Mount Desert, Maine, United States
5.13 km (3.2 mi) from Acadia National Park
402 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
appreciated the ceiling fan and a/c
they fit everything you need into a cozy space - bed chairs bathroom tv minifridge microwave etc
my first night the wifi was also awful but improved the second
everything about the cozy cottage was lovely
great location warm host wifi limited
very clean and historic place
it was clean and comfortable
katherine’s place has old charm and is very clean
the place was clean and private
the room was clean and comfortable
owner was responsive too
the host was very communicative and responsive
a great inn with a wonderful host
good food and a great host
katherine is very hospitable and was a wonderful host
great location for exploring acadia
excellent location for going to acadia
we loved the location of katherine's place
nice quaint location and great food
great location right across from a beautiful beach
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Your main holiday destination in Maine

Acadia National Park is an amazing Maine destination for so many reasons. Whether you want to do thrilling activities, such as going on a run until you’re out of breath or getting your adrenaline pumping while biking, or you just want to appreciate nature through bird-watching, you’re most likely going to have a good time. Hopefully, this list of the top best Airbnb Vacation Rentals in Acadia National Park, USA, will help narrow down your choice of accommodations.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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