We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Oakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea

Traveler (28)
Room & Suite (26)
Pool & Beach (11)
About
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Distinctive and Authentic! This beautiful coastal cottage colony has been welcoming guests since 1889 and has been operated by the same family ever since. With 60 blissfully private acres of coastal woodland trails, beaches, and fields in which to play and dream it's easy to feel like a child again. Eight cottages of rustic sophistication have one or two bedrooms, full baths, living rooms with fireplaces, comfortable furnishings, and full kitchens or kitchenettes. Housekeeping services on a daily basis in season. Two night minimum with a one-week stay being the most economical. Arrive any day, depart any day. We welcome you, your family, and your friends. Perfect for honeymoons, singles and groups events. We welcome a well-behaved dog in Birches Cottage. Other cottages are pet-free and non-smoking, thank you. Open from mid-April through mid-October.
Read more
Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Suites
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Luxury
Hotel links
Visit hotel website
Reviews & more
51Reviews
113Photos
0Q+A
13Room tips
Traveler rating
  • 43
  • 4
  • 2
  • 0
  • 2
Time of year
Traveler type
Language
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
What a jewel. If you love old Maine and Deer Island beauty this is you place. We loved our time there. The swiming beach has a view of pumpkin island. We spent a whole day just taking it in. Naps in our comfy cottage. Local food nearby, Every drive gave us outstanding scenery.
Read more
We have stayed here at least 15 times over the years. It has changed ownership twice since we first visted, but still in the same family who value its heritage and unique character. They have shore front cottages as well as several close to shore throughout the property. It is a
Read more
We are regular visitors to the Brooksville and Blue Hill area. We are delighted to see the Oakland House property coming back to life after changes in ownership. We spent several days in Flagstaff Cottage recently relaxing on the porch, poking around in the tidepools, and
Read more
+1
What an awesome experience!!! I am so in love with our cabin by the sea! I did not want to leave! Beautiful mornings down on the dock snapping pictures of the most gorgeous sunrises! Sitting out back enjoying our private sea view! What peaceful beauty! Even got our own bald
Read more
Response from Sally L, Owner at Oakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea
Responded Dec 21, 2017
We are so delighted that you had a good time here. And, thank-you for taking the time to write about your stay here.
Read more
Far better to stay here rather than overrun. Bar Harbor. Terrific kind staff, charming cottages in a lovely setting. What a way to celebrate a 60th anniversary. Breakfast on the porch rocking chair, cozy nites by the fireplace surrounded by sea and forest.
Read more
Previous
Album Categories
All photosTravelerRoom & SuitePool & BeachDining Business Center & Event RoomsFamily and Play Areas
Just in front of our cottage
Porch of Lone Pine
View from the hike on property.
Photo provided by managementOakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea
Lone Pine evening fire.
Photo provided by managementOakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea
Crow's Nest Cottage King bedroom.
PreviousNext
123456
"Look at the property map to help pick your cottage."
"We chose Ledges. Wonderful view and so cozy."
"Birches cabin allows Dogs, and this was wonderful for us. He did not want to leave."
"Check out the Oakland House website to find the cottage that matches what you need. Almost all of them have views of the bay."
"all are great."
PreviousNext
123
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Oakland House Seaside Resort
LOCATION
United StatesMaineDownEast and Acadia MaineBrooksville
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing