Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Franklin getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Franklin with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Franklin

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Franklin has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (22 mi / 35.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Franklin

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Franklin is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tidal Falls (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Indian Point (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Shore Path (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Agamont Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Village Green (16.2 mi / 26 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Franklin

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), which is 32 mi (51.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Franklin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 640 holiday lettings near Franklin. From 344 Houses to 197 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Franklin for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Franklin?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Franklin:

  • Bass Harbor: 295 holiday homes
  • Somesville: 23 holiday homes
  • Hall Quarry: 39 holiday homes
  • Lucerne-in-Maine: 17 holiday homes
  • Hancock Point: 27 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Franklin?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Franklin. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Garland Farm: 1,371 holiday lettings
  • Ocean Path Trailhead: 1,225 holiday lettings
  • L.L. Bean Shopping Outlet: 1,189 holiday lettings
  • Cadillac Mountain: 1,280 holiday lettings
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary: 1,226 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Franklin listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Franklin?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 344 Houses in Franklin. Our other popular types of Franklin holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 197 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 197 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 197 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Franklin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 34 holiday homes with pool available in Franklin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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