Destination guide

The lively area of Maine Highlands awaits your stay

The area's live music and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Maine Highlands. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, restaurants and casino gaming. 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 and attractions in and around Maine Highlands

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Maine Highlands has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jato Highlands Golf Course (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Maine Forest and Logging Museum (22.3 mi / 36 km)
  • Penobscot Valley Country Club (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Maine Highlands

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Maine Highlands. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cascade Park (29 mi / 46.6 km)
  • Indian Trail Park (29.7 mi / 47.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Maine Highlands

The nearest airport is in Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), located 31.3 mi (50.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Millinocket, ME (MLT-Millinocket Municipal), which is 37.8 mi (60.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Maine Highlands?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 576 holiday lettings around Maine Highlands. From 220 Cabins to 269 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Maine Highlands?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Maine Highlands. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Canada: 30,617 holiday homes
  • New England: 38,320 holiday homes
  • Bar Harbor: 1,250 holiday homes
  • Belfast: 274 holiday homes
  • Acadia National Park: 1,342 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Maine Highlands! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Maine Highlands?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Maine Highlands with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bar Harbor: 1,250 holiday lettings
  • Belfast: 274 holiday lettings
  • Gouldsboro: 641 holiday lettings
  • Camden: 393 holiday lettings
  • Lakeville: 16 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Maine Highlands?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Maine Highlands are:

  • Bangor International Airport (BGR): 141 self catering accommodations
  • Millinocket, ME (MLT-Millinocket Municipal): 30 self catering accommodations
  • Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport (BHB): 1,406 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Maine Highlands?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Maine Highlands. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Garland Farm: 1,384 holiday rentals
  • Lincolnville Ferry Terminal: 752 holiday rentals
  • Belfast Historical Society and Museum: 504 holiday rentals
  • Paul Bunyan Statue: 176 holiday rentals
  • Ocean Path Trailhead: 1,219 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Maine Highlands listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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