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.

Where to stay near Blue Hill?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,347 holiday rentals near Blue Hill. From 714 Houses to 428 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Blue Hill for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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:

  • Hall Quarry: 42 holiday homes
  • Bass Harbor: 303 holiday homes
  • West Tremont: 40 holiday homes
  • Town Hill: 30 holiday homes
  • Hulls Cove: 32 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?

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

  • The Barnacle: 1,485 holiday rentals
  • Blue Hill Bay Gallery: 1,483 holiday rentals
  • The Blue Hill Wine Shop: 1,484 holiday rentals
  • Jonathan Fisher House: 1,379 holiday rentals
  • North Light Books: 1,481 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Hill listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Blue Hill?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 714 Houses in Blue Hill. Our other popular types of Blue Hill holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 428 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 428 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 428 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses 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 51 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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