Deer Island is the smallest of the Fundy Isles
where you will experience an opportunity to relax, rediscover peace of mind and possibly gain some "quality time" with friends or family
while staying in eclectic vacation rental accommodations! Charming apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals in Deer Island lie in Passamaquoddy Bay between the province of New Brunswick and the state of Maine
. Whether you plan to spend a day, week or longer period on this charming little island, there is lots to do! Whale watching, sightseeing excursions, scuba diving, bird watching, canoeing, camping, hiking, cycling, boat tours, geocaching or just a little old-fashioned beach combing steps away from vacation rentals!
Numerous fishing villages featuring picturesque apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation, dot the Deer Island coast which is home to the herring, lobster and salmon fishery that are the mainstays of the island economy. Deer Island is renowned for having the World's Largest Lobster Pound. North America's original aquaculture site holding thousands of Atlantic salmon can be seen at the mouth of Lords Cove
. Public wharves, a short stroll from vacation rentals, are a great spot to talk to local fishermen, and do a little fishing.
Deer Island is a naturalist's paradise
, bountiful with coastal vistas, woodland and beach walks, and marine and bird life. The Bay of Fundy's currents swirl in great circles between Deer Island Point and Eastport, Maine
offering spectacular views for guests staying in apartment rental, condo rental and villa rental accommodation. The Big Meadow Marsh, Eagle Hill Trail, and Deer Island Point are hot birding spots
. Keep an eye out for eagles and osprey overhead, and the numerous beaver colonies near the main and byroads as you explore our isle. Look for deer in the early evenings.
Deer Island Point Park
is a popular day-use area for locals and vacation rental visitors. The park includes beaches, trails, swings, international boundary marker, war memorial, ferry landing, canteen and Canada
Customs. Plan a stay in attractive lodging such as apartment rentals, family sized condo rentals and romantic villa rentals on Deer Island. You'll find accommodations in this small, quiet place, and enjoy meals from the sea. There are beaches and trails, whales and bald eagles
. When you decide to explore the mainland every day trip will start and end with a ferry ride. For those who love the undeveloped coast, this is the place to be!