Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Castine, Maine - Updated 2021

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Located in Hancock County in Maine state, is the beautiful town known as Castine. The unique name of this town comes from Jean-Vincent d’ Abbadie de Saint-Castin who was a French military officer in Acadia. The major landmark of this town is the Fort Point Light which is a lighthouse and consists of a barn, bell house, and an oil house. It is an ideal venue to enjoy the surreal Penobscot Bay nearby. Also, the Fort Point State Park is in the vicinity and it offers amazing hiking, fishing, and picnicking facilities. Another major tourist spot in Castine is Holbrook Island Sanctuary, State Park. It is a public nature preserve which offers tons of recreational activities. Head over to the beautiful upland forest and relax on the serene meadows. The wetland marshes and ponds nearby are truly appealing and one should definitely spend an evening here. If you are into hiking, skiing or swimming then head over to this park and enjoy the 11-mile (17km) long trail which will easily cater to your adventurous needs! We are sure you will be interested in booking an accommodation in Castine. Read on as we have come up with the top ten Airbnb vacation rentals here.

1. Coastal cottage in Maine (from USD 93)

This is not only a beautiful house but a terrific recording studio too. In case you are a music buff and want to try out some recording equipment then this is an ideal cottage for you. If not, then this is still a beautiful cottage which is perfect for nature lovers too. Located in the near vicinity of Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, this accommodation offers scenic coastal views. The grand piano in the living room will allow you to play some of your favorite tunes so make sure to try that. But do get the permission of the host before playing! According to the hosts, this is a perfect getaway for musicians and nature lovers. The futon bed in the loft is cozy and comfortable. The fully-equipped kitchen makes it possible to cook your own meals.

Coastal Maine Cottage
Surry, Maine, United States
386 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our family of four was quite comfortable and relaxed at the cottage
alan was very thoughtful and his cottage was very cute and comfortable to stay in
the ladder to the loft is very sturdy and comfortable to climb
this music cottage is suitable for two and has a nice comfy bed in the little loft
the cabin was perfect for our needs very cozy
very clean and comfortable
super clean and really quaint + cozy
clean and beautiful simplicity
the place is very clean and nice
alan's place was very clean and quiet
the host alan is delightful
alan is a great host
alan was a great host
the host is friendly and approachable
host is very friendly and informative
the drive to the park was easy and interesting
and close to so many fun locations
great location and lovely quiet spot
we hope we can come to this place again
beautiful property close to acadia without the business the park can have during peak season
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2. Coastal cabin with Ukulele lessons (from USD 110)

We have come up with another musician-favorite accommodation. Located in the Stars Organic Farm, this cabin easily accommodates two people. The host teaches Ukulele so it will definitely be a unique experience to stay here. Apart from that, Tinder Hearth Bakery is located nearby and it is run by the host and offers mind-blowing bread and bakery items. The futon bed located in the loft area is comfortable and easily sleeps two. In case you wish to bring two more guests then the living room sofa bed will serve as a cozy and comfortable bed. The small fridge, gas stove and cutlery will make cooking possible for you. There are lots of opportunities for kayaking, pottery lessons, and sailing.

Coastal Cabin & Ukulele School
Brooksville, Maine, United States
177 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really felt so comfortable and like we lived on the property with everyone
mattress pad for the pull-out) to make our stay more comfortable
the toilets were completely fine as well
we loved the protected outdoor shower and the billions of stars that filled the sky at night
although the bed upstairs is in a loft that you can’t stand up in the mattress was comfortable
quiet clean comfortable
the space is very clean and well maintained
comfortable clean simple fun and unique
it is all extremely clean well kept and odorless
the cabin is clean well-equipped and cozy
everyone was so kind
the milky way was dazzling pizza was delicious and host lake was available but definitely not intrusive
lake was a wonderful host
she was extremely helpful and friendly
lake was a great host
the location is great
great location and beautiful grounds
we liked the location on the peninsula for day trips to different places
great location and experience in this wonderful community
wow what a beautiful place in maine countryside
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3. Cabin on Cape Rosier (from USD 110)

Located on Cape Rosier this is an ideal vacation cabin for a couple. Right across the cabin is Horseshoe Cove which is one of the beautiful coves in Harborside. In the near vicinity of this cabin, activities like kayaking, canoeing, paddling and bicycling are also available. The double bed in the cabin is super comfortable and can easily sleep two people. The couch also has ample amount of space for a single person to sleep on. The kitchen area has a countertop cook stove and a fridge too. Also, Walkers Pond, a lake with a beach and a picnic area are all located a few miles away from this cabin. So make sure you indulge and visit these nearby places.

Two Pines Cabin on saltwater homestead
Brooksville, Maine, United States
193 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kel and sher's cabin is made very cozy in the cooler months by a very efficient box stove
clean and comfy and peaceful
kel and sher have a clean and well appropriated cabin perfect for for a simple outdoor experience
nice clean cabin in the woods so quiet and peaceful and amazing night skies
the cabin is wonderfully relaxing well appointed and extremely clean
our hosts were wonderful
kel and sher are perfect hosts
the hosts are very welcoming
kel & sher are very welcoming friendly and knowledgeable hosts
kel and sher were wonderful hosts we felt right at home
there are amazing spots even within walking distance
perfect place to get away from it all
what a great location almost like a hidden gem
we loved the cozy cabin just a short walk to horseshoe cove
we loved the cabin's seclusion and close proximity to coast forest and village
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4. Cottage by the sea (from USD 100)

Located in Brooksville, this is the perfect cottage for a couple looking for a short stay in Castine. This romantic and peaceful accommodation will cater to all your vacation needs. Visit the Downtown Maine which is located in the near vicinity and offers serene views and starry nights. The double bed in the bedroom is comfortable and adequate for a couple. The seating space in the living room is cozy with a sofa placed near the windows and overlooks the scenery outside. There are a few books placed near the chair in case you wish to dive into a novel while enjoying the terrific views outside the window. The Acadia National Park which provides opportunities for hiking, biking and picnicking is only a few hours away from here.

Cottage by the Sea
Brooksville, Maine, United States
115 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was cozy and fun and the view and grounds terrific
the cottage is so cozy and warm with a beautiful view of the water
the wi-fi was great when we used it
the cottage is exactly as depicted in the photos -- very charming and cozy
the cottage is really nice and cozy with a very nice view
cottage was very clean and comfortable
the place is neat and clean perfect for two or a small family
comfortable clean and off the beaten path
cozy clean comfortable and full of everything you might need
very clean bright cozy and has great views
the host was gracious and kind
the hosts were very kind and helpful
nothing says home away from home like their hospitality truly kind and genuine people
charles kim is a perfect host
our hosts were waiting for us and greeted us with enthusiasm
what a beautiful location in maine
the location is remote but well situated to travel to many locations
with the acadia national park nearby it was ideal
it's located in a very beautiful and peaceful place
and the location on the water was beautiful
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5. Charming and rustic cabin (from USD 197)

This charming and rustic coastal cabin is located at Tapley Farms in Brooksville. Kayaking, hiking, enjoying the surreal wildlife and fauna nearby are a few of the amazing activities which are possible here. This rustic cabin has a large living room and bedrooms. With a total of three bedrooms, this is an ideal place to live for five guests. If you wish to relax then head over to the porch and lounge area which overlooks the meadow outside. It has a fully-equipped kitchen, dining area, and plenty of open space. The Farmer’s market, Marina, and Yacht Club are also located in the near vicinity. Truly this is the best Airbnb for families vacationing in Castine.

Barn at Tapley Farm a Coastal Organic Farm
Brooksville, Maine, United States
59 reviews
Barn 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
) my room had the most comfortable bed i've ever had on a vacation- not saggy or soft
beautiful sunrise overlooking a field from the porch or from the living room
it has all of your needs met and the beds were very comfortable
more than enough space for two people and 4 or 5 would still be comfortable
the cabin was clean and cozy with all the amenities we could have needed
beds are comfortable and it was very clean
quaint nice crisp clean linens and comfortable beds
carol’s place is amazing her barn is very spacious clean and quaint with thoughtful touches
the building we stayed in was very clean
easy clean great landscape and close to everything you need
our hosts were helpful whenever we had questions
the hosts are wonderful there if you need them and living their own lives when you don't
had a nice cookout with our hosts and others right next to the beach
our hosts were very friendly and welcoming and offered great suggestions for dining and shopping
a beautiful place and very responsive friendly and relaxed host
the platonic ideal of a quiet relaxing maine getaway
and so maine the location is awesome
a good location for exploring cute little towns and doing some hiking
great location for a family vacation bring your bicycles
we were traveling with close friends so it worked out fine
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6. Lavish, coastal cottage (from USD 435)

With a total of six bedrooms and eight beds, this is an ideal family vacation house located in Bucolic Village. Some of the bedrooms have a cozy sitting area if you wish to read a book and enjoy a cup of coffee. The outside deck area is ideal for playing family games whereas the yard is also perfect for croquet and frisbee! All the beds are comfortable and convenience is surely guaranteed in this house.

LARGE Coastal Cottage
Castine, Maine, United States
29 reviews
Entire house 7 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
honestly one of the best views i have ever woken up to in a bed
there is enough room to accommodate 10 people comfortably
we were more than comfortable in the space
beds are comfy linens are clean and their are plenty of fluffy towels
the bathrooms are clean and functional but definitely aged
no washing machine only draw back ted was a great host
he is the most gracious and generous host and always a text away with any questions we had
ted was very helpful and responded quickly when we had any questions
ted was very attentive and accommodating we feel very welcome
ted was very helpful throughout the booking process and our stay in beautiful castine me
castine is a beautiful location
castine is a great holiday location and 10 min walk from house
castine is amazing a perfect location for a gathering in a cozy nook of coastal maine
what a delightful place
castine is beautiful and small enough we could walk everywhere in town
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7. Coastal farmhouse

This is a beautiful and ideal place for a couple to live in Brooksville. Within one mile (1.6km) of this farmhouse is a beach which is a great place to explore the terrific Blue Hill Peninsula. In the near vicinity of this accommodation are beautiful flower-filled meadows and stunning woods and streams. Make sure you take a stroll in the evening to enjoy this surreal ambiance. You can easily access the fully-equipped kitchen and living room. The bedroom is spacious where the window provides terrific outside views.

Coastal Farmhouse & Iyengar Yoga Center -West Room
84 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

8. Studio apartment

This studio is a perfect vacation place to reside in for a couple. With almost all basic amenities in the room and a super budget-friendly price, this will serve well as a short time accommodation in Castine. It has a queen-sized comfortable bed along with a fully-equipped kitchen and separate eating area. A TV, placed in the corner, will cater to your entertainment needs.

36 Main St Apartment #2 Studio
24 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 2 Guests

9. Wood cabin retreat

For a totally unique experience book this cabin retreat which is located away from the hustle and bustle of the city life. The entire cabin is surrounded by wildlife, woods, and gardens which gives this accommodation a placid vibe. But make sure you are comfortable with some of the standard amenities offered here which might not be according to everyone’s liking. The outdoor shower with hot running water is shared with the guests and a primitive toilet is also located outside the cabin. However, it also has a small fridge and gas cooktop if you plan on cooking your own meals.

Cord Wood Cabin Retreat
Brooksville, Maine, United States
52 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

10. Vintage house

This charming vintage house is ideal for a family or group of eight people visiting Castine village. Located in the near vicinity of this house is a terrific waterfront and Witherle Woods. The bedroom is lavish and quite spacious with a fireplace and a relaxing chair placed in the corner. The kitchen is fully equipped with an ample amount of dining space nearby. The living room also has a center table and lots of seats for relaxing. The outdoor seating area is perfect for relaxing and unwinding.

The Getaway, Castine, Maine.
Castine, Maine, United States
39 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the patio is perfect for breakfast or anytime
the house is great with a lot of space and two bathrooms
the fast wi-fi was a nice surprise since i had to work some while we were there
with plenty of room for our family it was very comfortable
all the rooms are great we were 8 and we all had our space
it is clean and the kitchen had everything we needed
the host was very responsive to my concerns
host was responsive and helpful
host put together an information package that was very helpful
the hosts were very easy to contact and answered any questions we had
owners great to work with
the location is perfect - walking/biking distance to a cute downtown area
castine is a beautiful location and this place is perfected located to enjoy coastal maine
we love the location and have stayed there twice
castine is amazing a perfect location for a gathering in a cozy nook of coastal maine
this is a spacious relaxed vacation camp located in a very quiet beautiful historic village
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Beautiful Castine

Castine offers tons of amazing options to live in and is a great vacation destination. Thus, book any of the above-mentioned accommodations and enjoy your stay here.

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