Diamond Cove is a year-round island community covering 193 acres and is located on Great Diamond Island in Casco Bay. The Diamond Cove pier is located just 2 miles from downtown Portland and can be reached by Casco Bay Lines ferry, water taxi, and private boat.
The historic properties on Diamond Cove, a small number of which are available for rent, have been restored and renovated from the remnants of Historic Fort McKinley. Diamond Cove is unsurpassed as a vacation retreat.
Diamond Cove is listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and every effort has been made to preserve its architectural integrity. In addition to the historic homes on the Fort, there are private lots that stretch along the coast of the Cove. Exquisite homes are built on spacious acreage with breathtaking oceanfront views. Waterfront and waterview buildable lots are available as well.
The island offers beautiful views of Casco Bay and the mainland, several secluded private beaches, walking trails, acres of old-growth forest, and some of the most spectacular sunsets around. All of this and it is just 2 miles from Portland, with easy access to interstate highways, bus and rail connections, and a major airport. Diamond Cove is an unrivaled place to call home.