Downeast + Acadia

Downeast + Acadia Travel Guide

Articles about Downeast + Acadia

By Katrina Brown Hunt

What makes a town magnetic? Travel + Leisure readers voted for their favorite small towns—with beaches, mountains, vineyards, and personality to spare.

By Alison Lewis
By Alison Lewis
By Katrina Brown Hunt

With boardwalk rides, historic mansions, and homemade fudge, the best seaside towns offer charms that stretch beyond the sand.

By Katrina Brown Hunt

In the mood for love? Find out which bucolic ’burbs get T+L readers all aflutter.

Hotels in Downeast + Acadia

Book this three-bedroom cottage on this spruce-covered spot in Frenchman Bay, well ahead of time. The master suite has spectacular sea views, a four-poster bed, and a whirlpool.

Restaurants in Downeast + Acadia

To passersby, the no-frills seafood shack won't look like much, but the "fisherman's lunch"— a cup of clam chowder with a lobster roll—is as good as it gets.

Things to do in Downeast + Acadia

Ideal for visitors who want to explore Bar Harbor without being confined to a car, this full-service bike shop has a wide variety of recreational and road bikes available for both rent and sale.