Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Deer Isle, Maine - Updated 2021

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Deer Isle is one of two towns located on the island of Deer Isle that is linked to the mainland by means of a bridge. It is a tiny village with a few shops and a historic inn. There is a scenic coastline which is frequented by many fishermen, writers, retirees and so on. The coastline makes for a perfect photograph setting and offers inspiration to artists. During the summer months, the town is busy with several galleries opened, auctions, and boat trips being organized, as well as weekend festivals. There is so much to explore in this area, making Deer Isle a worthwhile place to visit. Do read on to find out more about the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in this fascinating town.

1. Coastal Maine cottage (from USD 93)

This beautiful Coastal Maine farm and cottage is very close to the ocean offering stunning views of the sea. The Bar Harbor and the Acadia National Park are only an hour away from this idyllic property. This makes it great for getting to hiking points as well as embarking on boating trips. The property comes with a small kitchenette that allows guests to make their own meals at home. This cottage includes a sleeping loft, a futon couch which is on the ground floor and a bathroom with hot shower provision. High-speed internet is available and parking is offered near the cottage.

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. Secluded cottage on the shore (from USD 175)

This idyllic cottage is one that looks out over the Benjamin River, near the Eggemoggin Reach. At high tide, there is water access to the shore cottage. The cottage is fitted with large glass windows which attract natural light and offer attractive views. This single-story cottage is good for up to four people across the two bedrooms. Two additional people can be accommodated on the couches in the living room. The cottage adopts an open-floor concept that includes a fully-equipped kitchen, a dedicated dining area, and a living room. One bedroom consists of a double bed and another with a twin sized bunk bed. Laundry facilities are also included.

Secluded Shore Cottage
Sedgwick, Maine, United States
171 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
anne’s cottage was comfortable and the views were absolutely gorgeous
furniture all comfortable (sat on every one of them - sofa futon chairs benches)
the cabin is nicely designed with comfortable furniture and the whole area is beautiful
nice to have two bathrooms and a washer and dryer
the cottage is very comfortable and has everything you could need
everything was clean and tidy
very clean and plenty of room for two couples
it was sparkling clean and sunny and homey
kitchen was well stocked and there were clean linens galore
every thing was nice and clean great layout comfortable bed
she was so responsive and accommodating
anne was a great host
anne was a very helpful host
and anne is a wonderful host
anne was very responsive to our questions and provided wonderful detail for the check-in & check-out process
the benjamin river location is extremely pretty
this place is located right by a peaceful little cove surrounded by orchards
we spent two days exploring acadia and two days exploring blue hill/deer isle so the location was perfect
lovely place great location and good space for a small family
we loved our stay at anne's place
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3. Katy's Seaside Cottage (from USD 100)

Katy’s Seaside Cottage is a peaceful and cozy two bedroom cottage that offers stunning ocean views. The cottage has a gorgeous outdoor deck area where guests can sit and watch boats pass. From the property, guests can enjoy public access to the ocean and get there on foot. During the months of Fall, the beautiful fall foliage is enjoyed by guests. The kitchen in the cottage is well-stocked with crockery, cutlery, and basic ingredients. The cottage is away from the hustle and bustle of busy life. Set close to a small cove with a rocky beach, guests can get to enjoy absolute tranquility. Wireless internet is provided throughout the house.

Katy's Seaside Cottage
Deer Isle, Maine, United States
92 reviews
Entire cottage 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furnishings were very comfortable and well put together
very comfortable house good wifi
terrific amenities with the kitchen laundry grill and gazebo
the cottage is comfortable quiet and restorative
we did two lobster cook-outs on the lovely deck and found the kitchen just perfect for breakfast
quiet comfortable and clean as the proverbial whistle
peaceful beautiful cove and very clean cottage
clean and cozy furniture
clean fresh roomy lovely setting
clean and comfortable it provided everything we needed for our self-designed 4 day retreat
katy was a great host very helpful and attentive
katy was a great host very responsive via email
katy was very helpful from my first inquiry
katy was great super friendly
katy is a charming and thoughtful host and we can’t wait to return
we actually liked the location
good location close to blue hills region and to big deer isle area too
very good location close to the ocean
great place to relax and/or enjoy the islands
location is great for visits to deer island and blue hill
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4. Long Cove artist cottage (from USD 95)

Check out this rustic Maine cottage with an attached mahogany deck and outdoor shower facility. The property is tastefully decorated and exudes a warm ambiance. There are two rooms in the cottage and a galley kitchen with an eating area. From this property, guests can indulge in nature walks, swimming, and boat trips. The property’s large private deck faces a saltwater cove, making the views absolutely stunning. Free Wifi is available throughout the premises and free parking is available on the premises. Up to four guests can be accommodated on the double bed in the bedroom and the sofa bed in the living area.

Long Cove Artist Cottage Is Open Summer 2020
Deer Isle, Maine, United States
80 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a cozy cabin with a beautiful garden and views of the cove from the deck
internet worked great in all the rooms
judith's cottage is sweet and cozy
this cozy cottage is in a beautiful setting
the cabin is secluded with pretty views of the cove and perfectly comfortable
it was quiet and clean
the inside was very clean
lovely place beautiful grounds perfectly clean and comfortable
the cottage was spotless and judith was very easy to communicate with
the cottage was very clean and comfortable and judith was an excellent host
she was a gracious host
judith was a wonderful host
judith was a great host
the host was kind available and helpful
judith was a perfect host
we would definitely recommend this location to our friends
great location for exploring deer isle and surrounding area
the location and proximity to all of deer isle and stonington is excellent
comfortable cozy bed and a truly restful location
and in such a great location to experience the true splendor and remoteness of maine
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5. Studio apartment with a shared bath (from USD 50)

Welcome to this lovely studio apartment located in an old Deer Isle Farmhouse. This rental is found right in the heart of Deer Isle village. It is ideal for one to two people. The living space is clean and comfortable. The kitchen is fully equipped with appliances and amenities needed for preparing simple meals. Guests will enjoy the lovely backyard that has an organic garden. There is so much to enjoy from this property- music, nature, restaurants and so on.

Studio Apartment w/ Shared Bath
Deer Isle, Maine, United States
65 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen is well equipped and as foodies we didn't lack for anything
it didn't bother me although i did run the fan at night which probably helped
plenty of air ventilation nice storage spaces and breakfast table
arrived to a brightly lit and welcoming room
wonderful space centrally located with enough kitchen amenities to make it feel like home
beautiful garden clean and cozy
clean pleasant basic comfortable
a clean and comfortable studio apartment on beautiful deer isle
the bathroom was very clean roomy with more than enough towels
our room was clean and had a great kitchen setup
she was warm friendly and helpful
amazing space and wonderful host with everything you need
thank you for hosting us
she was very helpful and attentive making sure we had everything we needed
lori is a great host and we really enjoyed staying in the studio
very nice conveniently located place
great space in a central deer isle location
the location is wonderful for stonington deer isle blue hill etc
both are super close to lori's and just amazing
the location was excellent a truly magical stay we hope to stay again very soon :)
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6. Private apartment at 7 Cabin Cove (from USD 95)

Here is a sunny, peaceful apartment that comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, full bathroom, and even a private waterfront access. The public waterfront is only a five-minute walk from the property. Internet is also available throughout the property. Major sights such as Bar Harbour and Acadia National Park are 56 miles (90km) away from the property. There is a queen-sized bed in this one-bedroom place. As such, a maximum of two guests can be accommodated comfortably.

Private Apartment at Cabin Cove
Sedgwick, Maine, United States
121 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a wonderful cozy apartment with all the amenities necessary for a comfortable stay
and there was a window air conditioner that kept the space cool which we really appreciated
this is a comfortable space at a good price with a nice view
nancy has done a wonderful job making it a cozy space with all the amenities one could need
the cottage is perfectly locatedm next to the water remote and has a spacious garden and kitchen to cook
the space was clean and cozy
it is small but clean
quiet clean and very comfortable
everything was sparkling clean and so very comfortable
the apartment has always been clean and quiet
the hosts were easy to conmunicate with
great stay with a nice host
he was very helpful and a gracious host
nancy is an amazing host
nancy is an amazing host
the location is perfect
a good location for various activities
great location between deer isle/stonington and blue hill
a great price in a great location
it is an ideal area for walking
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7. Oceanfront home on a private cove (from USD 204)

Here is a gorgeous, private oceanfront property which is located strategically at the head of a tidal cove. As such, there are expansive water views over the cove that can be enjoyed right from the property. Experience the beauty of the Southwest Harbor connecting to Eggemoggin Reach right from your vacation rental. A kayak is provided in the backyard so guests can use it on the private oceanfront. Guests can access all areas of the house and even prepare meals at home.

Heron Watch - Oceanfront Home on Private Cove
Deer Isle, Maine, United States
44 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable home with fabulous views
great wifi inside and out throughout the property
there were great views from most rooms in the house and the stars at night were amazing
the home was comfortable had beautiful views and is in a very tranquil area
very clean and comfortable
the house had everything we needed and was clean and comfortable
it was clean and the kitchen had nice appliances
very clean and cozy and with an excellent view
the kitchen had nice clean appliances and the living room felt like home
the hosts were easy to communicate with and made the whole experience easy
very good communication with host
on top of all these pluses laura was a great host
the perfect location to explore the island area
a very nice house in a wonderfully-isolated location
overall a perfect location exactly what we needed
it's a beatiful island with plenty of activities and it's also close to the amazing acadia
this home has a most lovely location to watch the sea ebb and flow through the tides
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8. Glimmerglass Cottage

GlimmerGlass Cottage is situated in a beautiful section of the Maine coastline, tucked away cozily in the woods. The ocean is only steps away and also carries a rustic feel. Bar Harbor and the Acadia National Park are accessible from this cottage though it can take some time during peak hours. There is one bedroom in this compact apartment and it is perfect for one to two adults. There is a private kitchenette which can be used to prepare light meals. Guests can also enjoy at the sun and shade deck where they can grill food on the barbecue. The cottage is attached to a stained glass studio. Guests who wish to see how a stained glass window is built or want to give stained glass production a try can do so.

Glimmerglass Cottage, Deer Isle Tiny House
Deer Isle, Maine, United States
134 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage is charming efficient and comfortable
the cottage is exactly how it appears in the photos - cozy comfortable and inviting
the cottage was exactly as described very comfortable and in a lovely setting
we had our own private shaded deck that we used for breakfast time and relaxing
kind gifts of fresh garden veggies were left on our outdoor dining table
kathryn's place is very clean and cozy
the accomodation was clean and available when we arrived which was earlier than expected
very secluded but super clean and organized
the cottage was clean and neat
bright airy and absolutely spotless
very helpful host overall
kathryn and drew were excellent hosts
kathryn and drew were pleasant hosts
our hosts were kind and welcoming
kathryn and drew were wonderful hosts and their property is gorgeous
the forest neighbourhood is very quiet and well away from the little town
overall a wonderful trip largely thanks for my amiable hosts as well as the location
the location is serene with a pleasant porch overlooking an inviting garden space
it was incredibly welcoming and easy to step right into vacation mode the location is a true oasis
we wanted a peaceful quiet and relaxing place and chose to go to deer isle which is just that
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9. Merchant's Point cottage

This is a charming, rustic cottage which is reminiscent of the original 1940s home belonging to the local pioneer Greg Merchant. The property has been recently refurbished and fully-renovated in 2015. This property enjoys exclusive waterfront access enabling you to indulge in swimming, clamming and even kayaking. Should you wish, you can even embark on hiking trails and enjoy nature. There are several authentic, local restaurants around the area that will tantalize your taste buds. The cottage has two bedrooms which can sleep up to four guests. There is one double bed in one bedroom and two single beds in the other.

Merchant's Point Original Cottage
Deer Isle, Maine, United States
67 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Meme's House

This is a delightful home with spectacular views of the Stonington Harbor. The house is tastefully decorated and well-furnished. The property exudes a traditional look with many antique ornaments around the property. This property is located close to shops, galleries, restaurants, and cafes. There is even a place where guests can purchase the famous Maine lobsters should they wish to do so. The first floor of the property has a living area with couches and TV facilities. The kitchen is fully stocked with items needed for cooking. There are two bedrooms with a queen-sized bed in one and a twin bed in another. There are two more bedrooms on the second floor. The first bedroom has two twin beds and the second has a full-sized bed.

★ Island Adventure Getaway - Pet Friendly ★
Stonington, Maine, United States
108 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enjoyed the lack of wifi so i was "forced" to enjoy all the area has to offer
our bed was so comfortable and we woke up to the sea air and sunshine
the house was perfect for our needs- more beds than we needed even
it was comfortable warm on cold nights and had everything we needed
the house definitely has enough room to fit 6 people very comfortably
it was clean and well equipped
" everything was clean and tidy and it was the perfect spot for us to stay with our pup
priscilla was a great host house was clean and stocked with the basics
super great host
priscilla is a good host
priscilla is definitely a great host
host always willing to help if needed
priscilla is a wonderful host; thoughtful attentive and kind
within walking distance to town & fresh lobsters
great location; short walk to town
easy walk to town
great location quiet area short walk to center of town
cute town and this house was in a good location
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