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Popular amenities for Ellsworth vacation rentals

Stay near Ellsworth's top sights

Finn's Irish Pub88 locals recommend
Walmart Supercenter25 locals recommend
Downeast Scenic Railroad15 locals recommend
Helen's23 locals recommend
Ellsworth Pat's Pizza27 locals recommend
China Hill6 locals recommend

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Ellsworth

  • Total rentals

    320 properties

  • Nightly prices starting at

    $30 before taxes and fees

  • Total number of reviews

    14K reviews

  • Family-friendly rentals

    200 properties are a good fit for families

  • Pet-friendly rentals

    90 properties allow pets

  • Rentals with a pool

    10 properties have a pool

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Ellsworth?

    Ellsworth experiences a seasonal climate with warm summers and cold, snowy winters. Average summer temperatures peak at around 80°F (27°C), perfect for outdoor activities. Winters can be quite cold, getting down to about 10°F (-12°C) with frequent snowfall, providing a great environment for winter sports enthusiasts.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Ellsworth?

    There is plenty to explore in Ellsworth: stroll through the charming downtown area, visit the Ellsworth Historical Society Museum, or paddle down the Union River. For nature lovers, the 230-acre (93-hectare) Birdsacre Sanctuary provides opportunities to spot local wildlife.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Ellsworth?

    The most frequently suggested time to visit Ellsworth is summer, particularly July and August, when the weather is ideal for outdoor activities. The popular Ellsworth Antiques Show in August and the Autumn Gold Festival in September are local events attracting many visitors.

  • What are the best places to stay in Ellsworth?

    Downtown Ellsworth, known for its historic charm and easy access to shops, dining, and cultural sites, is a popular area to stay. For a more tranquil experience, the areas around Branch Lake or Green Lake offer serene settings and lakeside views.

  • What are the best places to visit in Ellsworth?

    Ellsworth houses several notable sites: the Telephone Museum for a journey back in telecom history, Woodlawn Museum with its historic house and beautiful gardens, and Birdsacre Sanctuary for bird watching. The downtown area, with its vintage architecture and local shops, is also worth exploring.

  • What are some hiking trails in Ellsworth?

    Ellsworth has a variety of hiking trails. The popular Indian Point Blagden Preserve provides hiking trails with stunning views of Frenchman Bay. The Green Lake National Fish Hatchery also has several trails that explore the surrounding wildlife and woodlands.

  • What are some family activities to do in Ellsworth?

    Families can visit the Wild Acadia Fun Park for a range of activities from go-karts to mini golf, explore the interactive exhibits at the Telephone Museum, or enjoy a paddle down the Union River. Outdoor picnics at Knowlton Park or wildlife spotting at Birdsacre Sanctuary are also popular.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Ellsworth?

    Ellsworth's location makes it a great base for day trips. Nearby, explore the rugged beauty of Acadia National Park, only 32 miles (51 km) away. The charming town of Bar Harbor, with its boutiques and seafood restaurants, is another suggested day trip, just 20 miles (32 km) from Ellsworth.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Ellsworth?

    Uncover the perfect home-away-from-home with our diverse selection of vacation rentals in Ellsworth. From over 40 cottage rentals to over 140 house rentals, we've got you covered. For even more variety, explore our Airbnb Categories to find the ideal space for your getaway.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Ellsworth?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 120 vacation rentals in Ellsworth featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

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