Map & Directions

Directions to Anna's Quietside

Physical address is Anna's Quietside Lane at the end of Forest Avenue, Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
(A on the map above)

By car from the south:

Enter the state at Portsmouth, NH traveling north on I-95. South of Portland, take Exit 44 to merge onto I-295 (Portland/Portland Downtown). I-295 merges back onto I-95 south of Gardiner.

Continue on I-95 to Bangor. South of Bangor take Exit 182-A onto 395-E.

From 395 East, take Exit 6A onto US-1A(Coastal Route/Ellsworth/Bar Harbor). US-1A becomes Rt. 3. Stay on Rt. 3 through Ellsworth and Trenton.

There is a traffic light at the northern end of Mt. Desert Island. Route 3 bears left into Bar Harbor. Stay straight and travel south on Rt. 102 into Southwest Harbor.

In Southwest Harbor, pass the Shell gas station on the right, and just before the town center look for a right hand turn onto Forest Avenue. Turn right onto Forest Avenue and drive to the end of the road.

You will see a blue sign directly ahead; 'Anna's Quietside Cottages.' There is a street sign that says 'Anna's Quietside Lane.' Continue straight onto gravel road through a wooden fence (do not turn right into Beech Cliff Apartments). Go straight up the hill passing a pond on the left and the trailer on the right. The Pavillion will be just past the trailer on the right hand side.

At the top of the hill you will see the Carriage House and Lookout/Rose Cottage building on the right hand side. On the left hand side you will see the Building with the Hospitality Suite, Veranda, and Butterfly Cottage.

To get to the 4 Anna's Quietside Cottages (Americana, Birdhouse, Bluehouse), you turn left up the hill just to the right of the Hospitality Suite building. There is a wooden stockade fence directly in front of you. The Bluehouse is on left hand side, Birdhouse, Cranberry, and Americana to the right.

To get to the Hideaway, Treehouse, and Airstream, you go straight at the top of the hill (where the fire hydrant is). Continue straight and the road will bear right. The Hideaway will be on the left, the Treehouse on the right. The Airstream is just past the Treehouse on the right hand side.


By car from Bangor International Airport:

Take Godfrey Ave. and turn right onto Maine Ave. Maine Ave. becomes US-2/ME-100/Odlin Rd. Turn left onto I-395 E. and follow directions above where it says 'From 395 East...' in bold letters.

The Artist Studio

It is located at 269 Main Street, Southwest Harbor, 04679

Contact Us

Anna's Quietside Cottages

Marc Chalfoun
PO Box 122
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679

Phone 207.266.8017

News & Updates

Availability:  Call 207.266.8017  8.30 A.M. - 7 P.M.

High season 2017 is booking up we recommend calling soon 

The Veranda, Pavillion and Butterfly are available all winter, for any winter trips!

June 24th - July 1st: no availability

July 1st - 8th: no availability

July 8th - 15th: Americana

July 15th - 22nd: no availability

July 22nd - 29th: no availability

July 29th - August 5th: no availability

August 5th - 12th: Hideaway

August 12th - 19th: no availability

August 19th - 26th: Treehouse

August 26th - September 2nd:
PavillionCarriage, Bluehouse, Lookout, Birdhouse, Treehouse

September 2nd - 9th: Carriage, Bluehouse, Veranda, Cranberry, Birdhouse, Treehouse, Hideaway

September 9th - 16th:
Carriage, Lookout, Bluehouse, Americana, Birdhouse, Cranberry, Treehouse

September 16th - 23rd: Pavillion, Carriage, Lookout, Rose, Veranda, Bluehouse, Americana, Birdhouse

September 23rd - 30th: Pavillion, Artist Studio, Carriage, Lookout, Rose, Veranda

September 30th - October 7th: Rose, Veranda, Lookout

October 7th - 14th: Carriage, Lookout, Rose

October 14th - 21st: Pavillion, Carriage, Lookout, Rose