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We took the ferry and visited Swans Island the last day of our stay in Maine. The ferry ride to the island and back was a perfect opportunity to relax. I just love the sea. The lobster museum next to the ferry terminal is a...More
Stayed at the Harbor Watch Inn. Only 4 rooms, two with kitchens (which helps since they are no restaurants on the island). Was a simple place, but great location and view. We really enjoyed our stay. Arrived to an open door and a note saying...More
We visited Swan's Island in 2002 without a plan, a day trip, without a car. We immediately knew we wanted to return, we returned in 2003, rented for the month of September. Weather was beautiful, hiking was great, views were better than anticipated. In 2004,...More
Enjoyed the ferry over to Swans Island as a day trip while we were staying in Bass Harbor. The boat ride took an enjoyable half hour to make the crossing and it was interesting to see Acadia National Park from the water. Swans Island is...More
I loved the ferry ride over from Bass Harbor (inhale the beach roses -- aka the rosa rugosa by the ferry terminal) to Swan's Island. It took about 40 minutes. You really get a feel for the classic rugged beauty of this part of Maine...More
My brother-in-law lives here. I love the place. Very inviting and friendly place. A Lobster fleet sails out of the harbor there. The summer is when the shops and eateries are open. Ferry commutes from Bass Harbor several times a day. Visit during the folk...More
My wife and I, had an over nite on Swans Island last July. We took our BMW touring motorcycle over on the ferry from Bass Harbor on weekday morning, checked in with Colleen, the owner of the Inn, who was working the ferry terminal at...More