About Us

Tom & Mary Simons

Acadia Cottage Rentals is owned and operated by Tom, Mary & Alan Simons, 21-year residents of Bar Harbor, vacation cottage owners and eager explorers of Acadia along with Tagalong & SamIAm (our mother & son Australian Shepherds). Prior to owning ACR, Tom served as General Manager of the Northeast Harbor Golf Club for many years, worked for The Cat ferry to Nova Scotia; Mary is a Ranger for Acadia Nat'l Park. Alan has worked in several local businesses, knows the island well and will be processing  inquiries and bookings.


We've always loved the cottage experience, designed and built our own (Acorn Cottage in Bar Harbor), and now enjoy placing our clients in the right cottage for their Acadia adventures. We visit all or listings frequently and take pride in knowing as much as possible about our listings and answering your questions.

Contact us today to inquire about vacation rental home properties. You can email [email protected] or phone 207-479-1189 (during business hours, 9 AM - 6 PM) and we'll do our best to respond quickly and match you with a a cottage suited to your needs and preferences.

Please view our Find Your Cottage page to view the rental properties sorted according to your dates of visit and other details. And if you are wondering what to do once you get to the island, check out our Acadia Area Info page, where we offer many links to a wealth of information and our favorite locations, restaurants and other attractions.

Local Cottage Owners? Please contact us to add your property to our growing vacation rental home inventory on Mount Desert Island and nearby Down East locations.


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