BLUE HILL MAINE VACATION RENTALS
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Janes Retreat (ID# HC2-A1) Brooklin $690 & up Max people - 2 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Newly renovated apartment nestled in the trees almost like a tree house. Water views that can be seen from two sides of the apartment.Access to a wonderful sandy beach just across the owners property. Private and conveniently located a few minutes from Wooden Boat School.
Herrick Bay Bird Wing (ID# HC2-A2) Brooklin $600 & up Max people - 2 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Herrick Bay Bird Wing- Fabulous waterfront apartment overlooking the Bay and its birds. Spacious, light-filled, well furnished living room, well-equipped kitchen, bedroom (Queen bed), bathroom with shower. Relax on the deck located within feet from the water's edge while enjoying the privacy of this three-acre retreat. Bring your binoculars! Less than a mile from the Brooklin center and 2.5 miles from the Wooden Boat School. This is a great location for exploring the Blue Hill area and just an hour's drive to Acadia National Park.
Mountainside (ID# HC2-G2) Blue Hill $990 & up Max people - 2 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Contemporary studio apartment in quiet country setting, 3 minutes to restaurants, park, harbor, beach, galleries and shopping. Offers many hiking paths, quiet serenity and comfort.
Gray Rock (ID# HC3-G1) Blue Hill $595 & up Max people - 3 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Gray Rock is a small cottage located just feet away from Woods Pond(Third Pond) in Blue Hill. For someone looking to enjoy the simple camp or just to get away from the normal every day life this cottage is for you! Located on the property is the owners compass workshop, he may occasionally stop in for a tool or piece of equipment.
Accommodations For 4 - 6 or More
Couples Sunset Retreat (ID# HC4-A1) Orland $600 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Looking for a getaway for you and your significant other , Couples Retreat has an ideal location it is located an hour to Bar Harbor, 15 minutes to Blue Hill, 15 minutes to Bucksport and 30 minutes to Ellsworth if you like to explore, or for those who just like to have time to relax and enjoy a peaceful setting, there is patio furniture on the deck. There is also water access just a short walk down a path to the dock if you would like to take a refreshing swim. And for those chilly nights sit and enjoy the gas fireplace inside.
Narrow's Edge (ID# HC4-A3) Brooklin $1575 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
This recently renovated four-season jewel of a cottage at water's edge is a rare find. Perched on the boulders just above high-tide mark on the shore of Blue Hill Bay, Narrow's Edge overlooks Mount Desert Narows, offering outstanding views of Tinker Island and the mountains of Acadia National Park.The property is adjacent to Maine Coast Heritage Trust's Harriman Point Preservation conservation land, with miles of shoreline to explore.
Cova Bella Getaway (ID# HC4-C2), Blue Hill, $700 & up Max people - 4.........(Click Here For Availability)
Newly Renovated One Bedroom one bath apartment all on one level, with a beautiful water view and a path to the water.
Eagles Nest (ID# HC4-C3) Surry $2200 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Rent this beautifully landscaped cottage on Newbury Neck. Lovely gardens, beautiful trees, unique sculptures and benches line the driveway."Eagles Nest" was built with many unique features even including a balcony for each bedroom. Enjoy walking miles of recreational trails or play tennis on the private court. Stroll down the trail to the beach. Spectacular views and sunsets. If you do not want to cook, Perry's Lobster Shack is near by for your dining out.
Brooklin Shore House (ID# HC4-D1) Brooklin $1000 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability) *NEW RENTAL*
Located on Eggemoggin Reach in Brooklin, this 2 bedroom/1bath cottage sits only 30 feet from the water. Brooklin Shore House offers incredible views of the islands, seals, and the waterfront activity at WoodenBoat which is next door. This property has a Private Beach and possible deep-water mooring, please ask.
Evergreen House (ID# HC4-G2), Blue Hill, $790 & up Max people - 4.........(Click Here For Availability)
Contemporary (built 2003) spacious three bedroom home nestled in the woods. Home has second floor deck off master bedroom and screened porch off family room on first level with a nice yard.
Calling Loon (ID# HC4-G3) Blue Hill $600 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Calling Loon is a one level two bedroom, one bath house. With access to Woods pond (Third Pond)a great place to go for a swim or relax with a book. Calling Loon has a nicely equipped kitchen for cooking and conveniently located close to town.
Goose Falls (ID# HC4-G4) Brooksville $700 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
Peaceful studio apartment located in Holbrook Sanctuary in Brooksville. Goose Falls has great views of Penobscot Bay, occasional wild life sitings and ocean access. The apartment is named after Goose Falls Bridge located only a few feet away where you will see reverse falls means the tides from low to high switch from one side of the bridge to the other.
Winch House (ID# HC4-H3) Brooklin $800 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
A boaters delight! Unique ocean front rental located at the local Atlantic Boat Company. The Winch House has cool breezes, amazing views and the wonderful smell of the ocean. Relax on the deck, enjoy the the boat traffic passing by or explore on the beach. Winch House has an open floor concept Living room, Kitchen, Bath and two sleeping quarters one with a Full size bed and one with two twins. Ideal rental for boaters as deep water moorings are available at your cost, bring your own boat in tow or arrive by water! Or just come to take in the view.
The Pickwick (ID# HC4-L1) Brooklin $600 & up Max people - 4........(Click Here For Availability)
The Pickwick is located in the quiet town of Brooklin.This lovely two bedroom one bath is within walking distance to the ocean. A great getaway for the Spring, Summer and Fall.
Bayview (ID# HC4-T1) Brooksville $1800 & up Max people - 4.........(Click Here For Availability)
A property for all seasons, this lovely appointed contemporary cottage with 2 car garage is nestled above Bucks Harbor with sweeping southerly Bay Views from open and screened porches, balconies and almost every window. Sun filled rooms with an open design, comfortable furnishings and propane fireplace provide a welcome retreat after a great day enjoying nearby Holbrook Sanctuary, the beauty of Cape Rosier, water sports, biking or hiking. Enjoy warm summer evenings and moonlit skies in the entertainment room with wet bar adjoining balcony on the second floor.
Lone Pine Cape (ID# HC4-T2) Blue Hill $1000 & up Max people - 4........(Click Here For Availability)
A property with unique features! This cozy cottage is quiet and secluded. Conveniently located about 5 minutes from Downtown Blue Hill and 20 minutes from Ellsworth. The perfect setting whether it be for star gazing in the evening or, cook a meal in the outdoors kitchen located on back deck, relaxing in the wood fired hot tub or sauna, or just sipping your morning coffee/tea on the farmers porch.
Campo Verde (ID# HC4-W2) Brooksville $840 & up Max people - 4 .........(Click Here For Availability)
This cottage was the first cottage built on the property it has a whimsical feel and features two bedrooms and one full bath. Also boasting an open design, its spacious interior has lovely views.
The Barnacle (ID# HC5-H3) Harborside $600 & up Max people - 5 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
The Barnacle is in a country setting and near a salt water cove and pond with a reversing falls between them. Maine's Holbrook Island Sanctuary is very close by with hiking trails and various programs during the summer months to help better understand this natural area. There are good biking and kayaking areas at Harborside and near by areas. The rental has a large deck with an awning where morning coffee can be enjoyed or a cook out around the grill. The cottage is one floor with only a three step entrance. Located near a quiet stream with a variety of birds to enjoy.
Osprey Retreat (ID#HC5-N1) Surry, $900 & up Max people- 5.........(Click Here For Availability) *NEW RENTAL*
The Osprey Nest,Maine offers a quiet haven for rest and relaxation, in a wooded setting perched near Contention Cove. It boasts a convenient setting between Bar Harbor, and Picturesque Stonington Harbor. The location offers its own special opportunities for outdoor summer adventures. The Surry boat landing (a three minute drive away), allows for easy launching of any small vessel. Or take a folding chair and picnic to beautiful Carrying Place Beach with gorgeous views of MDI, then stroll down the beach to rent kayaks. After you paddle, enjoy dinner at Perry's Lobster Shack overlooking the beach and bay, returning to your rental for stargazing from the deck.
Palmer Retreat (ID# HC5-P2) Blue Hill $650 & up Max people - 5 ...... (Click Here For Availability) *NEW RENTAL*
Located in East Blue Hill this cozy little cottage is private yet only walking distance to the play ground and the boat ramp that are just past the Post Office, there you will find picnic tables overlooking the boats and water. Only 4 miles from the village of Blue Hill where you will find local shops, restaurants and stores. Looking to have just a relaxing day the screened in porch is a great place to curl up with a book, forgot your book? The library is also in walking distance!
Sky On Water (ID#HC5-W1) Brooksville, $1000 & up Max people- 6.........(Click Here For Availability)
Set in a beautifully landscaped 3.63 acre meadow with 352’ deep water on the Bagaduce River, the views and easy access to the water for recreational activities are fabulous. With Blue Hill in the background and inspired by a post card view, "Sky on Water , a very sweet two bedroom, two bath bungalow built in 2009, takes full advantage of the expansive Bagaduce River views from every room and two open decks. With great care and the spirit of carefree summer days, this home was built with an open design, skylights to provide optimal sunlight and a lushly planted meadow with direct and easy access to the gardens and river.
Osprey Nest House (ID# HC5-R2) Brooklin $1600 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
A contemporary house, featured in premier architectural magazine, offers dramatic views of Eggemoggin Reach, its boats, islands and pointed fir. A private work/craft room is located beyond the bath/shower and 1/2 bath. A soapstone wood burning stove can be used for chilly evenings.
Crabapple Cottage (ID# HC5-R3) Blue Hill $1015 & up Max people - 5 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Updated late 1800's cape farmhouse tucked into a Christmas Tree farm in the quintessential lobster town of Blue Hill, Maine. Ample parking for a modest boat to launch at Blue Hill dock. Wade at low tide at the beach/park overlooking nearby islands. There's a very nice, clean, playground there. Well appointed, comfortable and exceedingly unique. Bright colors, sunny rooms, clean and refreshed farmhouse cape that is at once quaint and cheery. A great place to write a novel! Three separate sleeping areas with two private rooms and a sleeping loft. A petite flat screen TV/DVD player for late night movies and Flashback Atari showdowns!Eat lunch outside on the picnic table, or have an evening cocktail via outdoor lantern-light. Fire pit to roast weenies or make smores, or just get warm on a chilly evening.
River View (ID# HC6-A1) Sedgwick $800 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Cozy quiet cabin in Sedgwick with access to the Bagaduce River for launching kayaks, canoes, paddle boards. Ideal for nature lovers, with many wildlife sanctuaries and nature preserves in the vicinity for hiking, birding, and wild life observation. Convenient to Blue Hill shopping, restaurants, and galleries.
Allen Cove Cottage (ID# HC6-G3) Brooklin $950 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
This waterfront rental is located on Blue Hill Bay in the town of Brooklin, ME. The 5 acre property has a private beach and easy access to Mt Desert Island and Acadia National Park, either by boat or auto. Our location provides unparalleled scenic beauty, peace and quiet. For sailing enthusiasts we have a deep-water mooring - 18 feet at mean low water - and the myriad of islands and coves in the area makes for ideal boating experiences.
Whereaway (ID #HC6-H1), Brooklin, $1500 & up Max people - 6 .... Click Here For Availability)
Charming New England two story cape with large yard and beautiful vista shore front on Center Harbor off of Herrick Bay. Sand beach shore front and sailboat rental possible for experienced sailors. See extra photos to appreciate the charm and uniqueness of this lovely Maine rental property.
Treetops on Penobscot Bay (ID #HC6-L1), Harborside, $1800 & up Max people - 6 .... Click Here For Availability)
Arts and crafts style bungalow built circa 1920. Westerly Penobscot Bay views allow for beautiful sunsets and cooling sea breezes. Fireplace and foundation built from beach cobblestone and even have barnacles "here and there". The cottage features a newly renovated gourmet kitchen and all of the amenities. An oceanfront enclosed porch provides fantastic views!
Dreaming of Maine's Lone Pine Cottage (ID #HC6-L3), Brooksville, $1200 & up Max people - 6 .... Click Here For Availability)
Sophisticately rustic with an authentic “Maine” style of its own, Lone Pine Cottage is close to the swim beach, hiking trails, dark night sky, farmers' markets, fresh caught lobster, restaurants, galleries, nature preserves, live performances and events. It is all on one story with a real wood burning fireplace, covered porch, patio, and a set of stone steps and a few stairs to get on the porch. As you step onto the porch and see the view, you will take a deep breath and sigh. The view is across Eggemoggin Reach, East Penobscot Bay and the setting sun...magical! It is peacefully situated in a natural coastal setting and is centrally located to Brooksville, Blue Hill, Deer Isle, Stonington, Castine, and Brooklin. There is plenty to do….if you want to. Perfect for singles, couples and families! Crow's Nest Cottage and Lone Pine Cottage are in near enough proximity so families and friends vacationing together would find renting both cottages a great way to be together yet have space of one's own.
Dreaming of Maine's Crow's Nest Cottage (ID #HC6-L4),Brooksville, $1200 & up Max people - 6 .... Click Here For Availability)
Crow's Nest was built in 1920's for an in-law’s summer home while they ran the family’s nearby Oakland House hotel and restaurant. Crow’s Nest Cottage’s covered porch (walk up some stone stairs from the parking area to the porch) is comforting and romantic, with a breathtaking view of the Reach and Pumpkin Lighthouse below. Its interior is authentically rustic with high log beams open to the roof above. But, it’s sophisticated in detail and finish. In other words…it has an authentic “Maine” style uniquely its own. There are two bedrooms, one with a King bed and the other with two twin beds. The kitchen is complete with a gas stove, microwave, eating/cooking utensils, cups and dishes. It has a refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, pots and pans and of course a lobster pot. The living room has a fireplace and hide-a-bed that sleeps 2. Off of the living room there is a small office with a desk and chair. There is a full bathroom with a tub and shower. Crow's Nest Cottage and Lone Pine Cottage are in near enough proximity so families and friends vacationing together would find renting both cottages a great way to be together yet have space of one's own.
Nettie's Nest on Penobscot Bay (ID# HC6-M1) Penobcot $1000 & up Max people - 6 .........(Click Here For Availability) *NEW RENTAL*
Located just outside of Penobscot Village, Nesttie's Nest on Penobscot Bay offers incredible water views, beautiful sunrises, sunsets and more. Convenient location to Blue Hill, Castine and Bucksport. Acadia National Park is less than an hour away. At high tide launch your boat or kayak and enjoy the changing scenery. You'll also find Northern Bay Market within walking distance locally known for Lobster, Pizza, Groceries and Fuel, the boat landing and the Penobscot Historical Society.
Tide Watch (ID #HC6-N2), East Blue Hill, $1500 & up Max people - 6 .... Click Here For Availability)
Located in the center of East Blue Hill, Tide Watch provides water access and scenic views! Sliding glass doors opens to the patio where you can overlook McHeard Cove and can enjoy the private back yard on those warm summer evenings. Forgot a book? The Library is within walking distance. The play ground and boat ramp are just past the Post Office, where they have picnic tables overlooking the boats and water. If you have a boat and would like to bring it along, the boat ramp is close by and has easy access. This is also a great area to to kayak or canoe. If you don't have one you can rent locally. Curtis Cove is just a short walk where you will find great rocks and sandy beaches. You may even see wildlife such as deer, foxes, racoons, skunks and lots of birds during your stay!
Walker's Pond Cottage (ID #HC6-P1), Brooksville $1100 & up Max people - 6 .... Click Here For Availability
Rustic, open beam, pond front cabin with 200 feet of frontage on Walker's Pond with a dock.
Center Harbor House (ID #HC6-P3), Brooklin, $1500 & up Max people - 6.... Click Here For Availability
Charming and spacious traditional New England home on Blue Hill Peninsula with expansive lawns, large wrap around sun porch facing the views, two acres of privacy with stunning views of Center Harbor. Nicely furnished with quaint ambiance of antique and modern furnishings. Enjoy watching sailboats and lobster men from the lawn, deck or sun porch and take a walk to shore less than 100 yds away. At the shore is a public boat launch.
Great Pond Retreat (ID# HC6-S1) Great Pond, $1200 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Custom built lake front home with all the comforts. The home also features CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING for those hot summer days & nights! At home, on the lake, guest will enjoy peace and quiet as power boats and jet ski's are not permitted. The property has a large camp fire pit, shore side deck and of course a dock and float in the water.also There are trophy brown trout in the lake for fishing and the spring fed water is pristine for swimming. A traditional Maine wooden row boat and canoe are also provided for use.
Eggemoggin Waltz (ID# HC6-S2) Brooklin, $800 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
145 year old newly renovated Victorian Cottage convenient to Wooden boat and Center Harbor
Low Tide (ID# HC6-T1) Sedgwick, $1000 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
A true Maine vacation, waterfront cottage on Eggemoggin Reach with a private dock. Spectacular water views of the tidal protected Harbor. Great area for walking, biking, or boating. Public landing right down the road for launching, 15-20 minutes from Blue Hill and fresh lobster sold right across the street.You can enjoy those warm summer evenings cooking out on the grill, gazing at the stars or possibly a sunset cruise on the owners charter boat for a fee, who lives conveniently close by.
The Red Camp (ID# HC6-W1) Surry, $850 & up Max people - 6 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Sweet cottage on Toddy Pond. This cottage sits almost on the water with great wading for small children. Easy access to all the local area has to offer such as walking, antiquing, bird watching and ANP only 35 minutes away.
Accommodations For 7 - 9 or More
Bayleaf (ID# HC7-A2) Brooklin, $2,1000 & up Max people - 7 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Bayleaf is a secluded waterfront home on 25 acres & has 410' of ocean frontage. The property has expansive views including Herrick Bay, Flye Point Island & Goose & Gander Island. You can even see the Green Island Lighthouse at night. Bayleaf is nicely furnished and has a fireplace for chilly evenings. The Center of town is a 10-15 minute walk where you will find the Brooklin General Store, Library, Restaurants and more!
Haven House (ID# HC7-G1) Sedgwick, $800 & up Max people - 7 ..... (Click Here For Availability)
Situated on 1+/- acre with pond, you will find this spacious, comfortable home with large cathedral ceilings in living room and dining room. Enjoy the Benjamin River and the marsh out of the back door, and delicious meals in the sun room overlooking the pond. Situated conveniently between Brooklin, Blue Hill and Deer Isle, each town with its legendary attractions(i.e. Wooden Boat School, Kneisel Hall and world class restaurants as well the picturesque fishing town of Stonington.
Forest "Saltwater" Farm (ID# HC7-J1) Harborside, $1000 & up Max people - 7 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Bring your canoe, bicycle, swimming gear and hiking boots. Located in Brooksville with access to Orr Cove. 300 feet of Water Frontage. This 2500 sq/ ft, 3 bedroom, 1 bath house sits on 22 acres of walking trails. House faces South West with views of sunsets from the beach. There is also a little pond in front of the house if you want to practice rowing your own boat/canoe in. The property is very private and was used in the past as an organic farm. A short wall on a private path leads you to a 500' pebble and sandy beach.
Biscuit Wood Farm (ID# HC8-K3) Sedgwick, $1800 & up Max people - 8 ..... (Click Here For Availability)
Fair winds, sailing vessels and abundant sea life create a picture postcards backdrop. This home is located near the mouth of the Benjamin River with accessible shore on Eggemoggin Reach, a very desirable location and has stunning water views throughout.
The Anchorage (ID# HC8-F2) Sargentville, $1200 & up Max people - 8 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
This six bedroom traditional farmhouse was first occupied by the Blue Hill Peninsula’s original settlers. It has been lovingly tended over the years and adapted to modern life without losing any of its original charm. The layout of three wings radiating out from the central kitchen/dining/living rooms makes this place perfect for two families traveling together,but it is also suitable for one big family or group of friends
Whitney House (ID# HC8-K2) Castine, $2200 & up Max people - 8 ...... (Click Here For Availability)
Whitney House, in Castine, built in 1810 by Henry Whitney for his bride Lucy Perkins on original Perkins land. The house remained in the same family until 1982, when the current owner acquired the property from the family. The house has been gradually updated, while maintaining the original charm. The House is located by the historic town Common, two blocks from the Castine Harbor and the Castine Yacht Club and also from the 1st Tee of the Castine Golf Course. The back of the property borders the 5th hole of the golf course and looks out over woods and fairways. The back and side yards are large and quite private.
Lilac Lane (ID# HC9-G1) Blue Hill, $2200 & up Max people - 9 ...... (Click Here For Availability) *NEW RENTAL*
Private yet convenient home located on Woods Pond. Close to grocery store, restaurants, shopping and all in town amenities. 45 minutes to Acadia National Park. Comfortable home with large yard, frontage and access on Woods Pond, and spectacular view! Decks on three sides of the home are perfect for an early morning cup of coffee or an evening sunset.
Accommodations For 10 or More
Seal Ledge (ID #HC10-S1), Blue Hill, $3800 Max people - 10 .... Click Here For Availability)
Enjoy the beautiful sandy beach in front of the picturesque cottage.
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