Acadia Cottages

Acadia Cottages

Southwest Harbor, Maine

grass lawn is perfect for picnics

The Environment

Acadia Cottages is proud to be certified as an Environmental Leader by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection.

Maine Department of Environmental Protection Environmental Leader

Eco-friendly products

We use all-natural eco-friendly cleaning products:

• Vinegar
• Baking soda
• Oil Soap
• Natural dish liquid
• Sulfate-free soap and conditioning shampoo
• 85-100% post consumer recycled facial, toilet paper, and paper towels
• Natural shower and tub cleaner
• Hydrogen peroxide cleaners
• Compostable cleaning wipes
• Natural laundry detergent
• Free and clear laundry softener


In order to conserve water, we will change sheets and towels only as requested. Linens are always changed between guests.


We sort trash from recycling and compost waste, according to the following guidelines:

• Recycle: glass, plastic, and aluminum containers; cardboard; and paper goods
• Compost: coffee grounds, coffee filters, fruit and vegetable skins, etc.