Under Canvas Acadia

Under Canvas Acadia - Waterfront accommodations surrounded by nature

Under Canvas Acadia is the perfect base camp for an ideal New England getaway. Enjoy glamping on 100 acres of waterfront land, with more than 1,200 feet of coastline, just 35 minutes from acclaimed Cadillac Mountain Trail and Acadia National Park. Under Canvas Acadia allows you to explore the beauty of Maine by day and the comforts of home by night.

Located on the coast of Maine, near to Acadia National Park.

About Under Canvas Acadia

Located just 35 minutes from stunning Acadia National Park, just outside the picturesque town of Surry, Maine, Under Canvas Acadia allows you to live and work along one of the country’s most spectacular coastal areas. 

2022 ‘Top 20 Resort in the U.S. – Northeast’ by Condé Nast Traveler

The Employee Experience

At Under Canvas, we are leaders in upscale, outdoor hospitality. We uniquely bridge the gap between travel and the outdoors. It is our intention that, together, we will allow everyone to discover their outdoor self in comfort and style. Under Canvas provides this unique experience through our one-of-a-kind team members, on-site training, standard procedures, and our values. We’re so excited you’re interested in joining us and getting Outside Together!

Ideal Candidate

  • Team player
  • Positive attitude 
  • Adaptagility - ability to adapt to ever changing situations
  • Professionalism 
  • Customer focus and friendly 
  • Strong communication skills

Room and Board

As a benefit to full-time employees, we provide low-cost housing in-season (and year-round to employees who commit to working for Under Canvas during the upcoming season). This unique benefit allows team members to live in comfortable, furnished housing units—each of which includes a kitchen, bathroom, living area, and several bedrooms (usually two people per bedroom). Housing options are within 10-20 minutes of camp.

Employee Perks

  • Competitive wages
  • Health benefits available
  • Opportunities to transfer to other locations
  • Discounts on Under Canvas stays

Getting Here and Getting Around

The camp itself is located in Surry, ME. The neighboring town of Ellsworth has many options for groceries, restaurants, farmers markets and shopping. Additionally there is a free shuttle that connects Ellsworth to Bar Harbor. 

For Fun

Spend your free time exploring nearby forested trails, setting out on sailing and kayaking adventures, and visiting nearby Bar Harbor for fresh seafood, ice cream, and shopping, all just 30 minutes away.

How to Apply

Please apply directly on our Careers page below. 

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