Visit Our Campus
A campus visit and interview are highly recommended for all boarding applicants. If you'd like to visit, contact Admissions Director Michael S. Foster at email@example.com to set up a tour and interview.
There are two airports nearby.
Bangor International Airport, a small airport with domestic and limited international service, is about a 1-hour drive from GSA. Visit flybangor.com.
Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport, a small, regional airport, is a 35-minute drive from campus. Visit www.bhbairport.com.
There are car rental agencies and taxi services at both airports. At Bangor International Airport, there are many to choose from, listed under "Ground Transportation" on the website. The school typically uses A Kings Way Cab Company for taxi service to and from BIA. The Bar Harbor Airport lists two taxi services on it's website (also under "Ground Transportation").
Though they are more common in major cities, according to their websites, Uber and Lyft do operate in Maine.
Concord Coach Lines operates bus service from Boston to Bangor, which is about an hour's drive from GSA. Visit concordcoachlines.com/stop/bangor-me/
The historic Blue Hill Inn is conveniently located across the street from George Stevens Academy. Visit their website for more information, bluehillinn.com.
The Farmhouse Inn, an 1870s bed and breakfast in Blue Hill, is a 3-minute drive from GSA. Visit www.thefarmhouseinnmaine.com.
Barncastle Hotel and Restaurant in Blue Hill, built as a private home in 1884, is a 3-minute drive from GSA. Visit www.barn-castle.com.
Comfort Inn in Ellsworth is a 21-minute drive from GSA. Visit the website.
Hampton Inn in Ellsworth is a 22-minute drive from GSA. Visit the website.
For lodging options in the Bangor area, about an hour from GSA, visit the Area Information section of the Bangor International Airport website. There are links there for the aiport hotel and for the Bangor Area Chamber of Commerce, which has extensive lists of places to stay.