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Quintessential Maine

Spent 5 days recently on Deer Isle and Stoneington Maine. Traditional Maine coast, fishing boats... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Bristol Connecticut USA
Quaint and Quiet

We were staying at the Pilgrim's Inn right in the midst of the Village. We were there on a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
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Being near the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts means that a lot of fine crafts are available here.
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13 Aug 2017
“Quintessential Maine”
25 Aug 2016
“Quaint and Quiet”
Deer Isle, ME
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Spent 5 days recently on Deer Isle and Stoneington Maine. Traditional Maine coast, fishing boats, villages, quaint houses and picturesque views of the ocean. Best things we did were Nervous Nellies and taking in the tour at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, both very cool...More

1  Thank RickyRight2013
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were staying at the Pilgrim's Inn right in the midst of the Village. We were there on a Sunday and nothing was open so it is impossible to really give a review of the immediate area, except to say "don't visit over a Sunday...More

Thank bonniebs25
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Visited when there not many tourists and I thought it was very impressive how well and how much thought and creative process was put in this village creation. I would recommends to visit this place.

1  Thank ivpagula
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Long time friends Mike and Diane Kirk reside in Deer Isle village over the summers. Stumbling across a small piece of history, their gallery is located in a building that dates back to the 1700s. Diane's artistic work can be seen in their "Islands" gallery,...More

Thank ottersRus
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Cute little village. Great restaurant (Whales Rib) at night. Harbor Ice cream at lunch. Pretty drive 13 miles out to Haystack (arts and crafts) on Sunshine road with lots of water views. The local Country Club is also public and has 9 holes. Well maintained...More

Thank BobxxxxCindy
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Quaint & great views. There are lots of interesting roads around town and plenty of photo ops. Take a boat trip out to Isle au Haut- a great trip, and a very pretty island.

Thank NesralinJaffrey
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Deer Isle has a little bit of everything. Shopping, dining, hotel and library were all nicely situated in this lovely village.

1  Thank Tracy S
Reviewed 2 June 2014

These two small Maine coastal villages are very similar in that they have each carved out a personality that is attractive to the tourist without making it a tourist trap. Since we spent most of our day visit in Stonington we did not allow equal...More

4  Thank James H
Reviewed 1 May 2014

If you are vacating in Maine and you are near Ellsworth, I would highly suggest a day trip to Deer Isle. It is about a 45 minute ride away. You do have to go over a very old bridge which is not in the best...More

3  Thank baklavaqueen
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Upon stepping out the door of the Pilgrim's Inn, we were on Maine Street in Deer Isle Village. We met and talked with almost all the artists whose galleries were there and as a result, their work was even more meaningful. We were struck by...More

3  Thank Kathy40658
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Bernie M
27 July 2015|
Response from patheanssler |
No fee to cross the bridge .. yes there are 2 very accommodating grocery stores .