loonsongOur cabin is a rustic retreat on the shores of Cross Pond. It is a wonderful place for adults and children. You will be serenaded by the call of the loons and Canadian geese. You are welcome to enjoy the waterfront, use our canoes and kayaks, swim and fish We are close to Belfast and Camden, centers of coastal Maine activities. Acadia National Park is 1 hour and 15 minutes away.
SMITTEN you will be - Hear Silence.SMITTEN, the cabin in Rock Hollow at The Appleton Retreat. Total privacy and silence, except for natures calls, amongst glorious trees and boulders, bordering a resource protected area and stream to the south; and a wooded trail to a secluded pond to the north. If you are afraid of total silence this may not the place for you. If you desire to have a time out and experience being one amongst the trees and embrace nature's way, SMITTEN is the perfect place, with all the amenities to Get Away.
BREEZE, in a tree The Appleton RetreatCOMPLETED MAY 2020 - The treehouse, BREEZE, is located at The Appleton Retreat on 120 acres of private land, bordered by 1,300 acres of a protected nature conservancy. To the south is the Pettengill Stream a resource protected area and to the north a large secluded pond. BREEZE guests may reserve the wood fired cedar hot tub and the sauna which are close by and private. The Appleton Retreat is less than a 30 minute drive to Belfast, Rockport, Camden and Rockland, charming downeast seaside towns.
Newly renovated house in the country for a quiet getaway, hunting basecamp, or a centrally-located home base for excursions around mid and coastal Maine. You can relax in this spacious home after enjoying the local down-home areas of Unity, with train station and Amish community, or Belfast with its waterfront. You can also take longer day trips to places like Boothbay Harbor, Camden, Rockland, Bar Harbor, or Bangor. Or just enjoy the nature on the back deck and nearby forest trails.
Modern duplex built recently across the street from a small berry and vegetable farm. This fully furnished home has a large deck with a great view. It is located 2.5 miles from Freedom village and the Lost Kitchen restaurant. It is also 8 miles from Unity College, and the Common Ground Fair fairgrounds. This single story building has a ramp, but it is slightly steeper then current standards. The inside is also laid out for wheelchair access.
The Appleton Retreat is a short scenic drive to Belfast, Camden and Rockland. Braeburn at The Appleton Retreat is down a 1/2 mile driveway, on 120 acres of private land, bordered by a 1,300 acre Nature Conservancy reserve. A 25 minute trail leads to a large secluded pond, perfect for a refreshing swim. Braeburn feels like a treehouse, with expansive windows, overlooking woods and wildlife. After a hike, grilling on the porch or dinner out, indulge in your private therapeutic year round hot tub.
Cozy, light-bathed bedroom in the renovated "back house" of an 1850s Maine farmhouse. A convenient location for exploring Mid-Coast Maine and the delightful town of Belfast, or as a quick stop on your way to Acadia National Park. During this time of pandemic, we have increased our usual cleaning regimen and will ventilate the space with fresh air between guests. The room has a private entrance - no need for any interaction with hosts. Dedicated guest parking for anytime access.
Peaceful renovated, lakeside four season retreat. Spend time swimming or floating in the crystal clear water of Lake St. George, go fishing, kayaking, gather for meals and conversations on the large deck, roast marshmallows in the fire pit, unwind in the hot tub, take in every gorgeous sunset, play board games, go snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, explore the neighboring towns, go hiking - but mostly, relax, reconnect and create lasting memories with friends and family.
SUMMER ROSE - Overlooking the Field of Dreams pasture, and future pond, is a spacious (on grid) wooden yurt with a spectacular ceiling and personal hot tub. The Appleton Retreat is situated on 120 acres of privately owned land. To the south, a short walk from Summer Rose, is the Pettengill Stream, a resource protected area where you can view wildlife or kayak; and to the north, a wooded trail leads to a secluded pond on 1,300 acres of Nature Conservancy protected property.
Bayview Suite is the perfect getaway! Centrally located in Rockport, allowing easy access to Camden, Rockland & Bar Harbor. Country living, yet close to downtown (2.5 miles) without the busy traffic and noise. Located on 20 acres with farmland and live stock surrounding this peaceful and beautiful property. Fresh local farm stands within walking distance. Mountain bike trail on property to reach the area ski lodge & swimming pond. Great for swimming, boating, fishing, biking, hiking & skiing.
Welcome to the “East Wing”! The complete apartment is new construction (completed in Feb 2019) - salt box style with beautiful views of nature. The East Wing is first to greet the sun in the morning (although you can close the drapes if you need to sleep in.) Private deck and spacious yard. Walking distance to Tanglewood Rd (4H camp ) and trails; close to beach and state park hiking (1 -2 miles). The area is quiet- yet just a few miles away from beautiful Camden, Belfast, & Rockland.
The Camden Intown House “homestay” is a remodeled upstairs comfy guest suite. A quiet, spacious bedroom w new queen bed, antique desk and a TV sitting area. A large ensuite bath w tub and a separate living room/dining room makes this the perfect spot to rest/recoup. Most all your homey needs can be met. No full kitchen but coffee making, filtered water and refrigeration are accessible 24/7. Like the cruise ships, for safety, I am open for verified vaccinated visitors ONLY.
Birch Cottage is the last house on a dead-end street. This delightful home hosts a queen size bed in a private bedroom, a cozy dining area/living room, beautiful modern full kitchen with a gas range, a large private deck overlooking the woods. Everything is newly renovated and the space includes fast speed wifi. We are 1.4 miles to downtown Camden. Easy walk, drive or bike into town with great restaurants, antique markets, galleries and schooner day sailing excursions.
Welcome to our brand new building. "A Room With a Brew" is located above Belfast's newest craft brewery, Frosty Bottom Brewing. A small community supported brewery open 2 days/week for 2 hours for beer share members. Guests can request a tour of the brewery and sample some fresh beer. Owners live next door and are present and available. 3 miles from downtown on a quiet road that offers local hiking and biking.