Deer Isle Hostel
"Homesteaders Of The Year 2013" Mother Earth News
"Best Budget Accommodations 2013" Down East Magazine
Open for the 2014 season
May 23rd through September 7th
Public tours every Thursday
in July and August, 9 to 10:30 am.
An eco-hostel on a bridge accessed island in Maine
Hand built 17th century inspired building
Private and dorm rooms
Solar power - Hand pumped water - Outdoor shower
- Communal dinner each evening at 6.30 -
- Organic gardens - Chickens!
Hiking trails - Good bicycling
Next to the oceanside Tennis nature preserve and walking trails
Private room sleeps up to four, $30 each person.
We now have a $30 private single room,
and a secluded hut for two, $60
Drop ins welcome. No pets please.
Each evening at 6:30 or 7:00 pm we host a pot luck dinner.
Communal dinner info
Including explanations of our alternative shower and toilets
Click here for the video "Cutting Stone at the Deer Isle Hostel"
2013 blogs on Mother Earth News website
The Hostel is part of a self-sufficient homestead where we grow food, raise pigs and chickens and also cut our own
lumber and granite to build with.
Deer Isle is one of the best places in the world for kayaking and canoeing, being surrounded by nearly 100 smaller islands, many of them publicly accessible.
As seen in the