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Recent Kennebec Valley (Central Maine) reviews

  • What a great spot!

    "Our whole family rented the three cottages for a week long family vacation. We were so pleased with the cleanliness of the cottages, attentiveness of the owners , Donna and Gerry and the location. They greeted all the renters upon check-in to review the accommodations , places to visit and answer all questions. Did I mention the swing set, kayaks, canoe and water trampoline???? Awesome!!"
    Guest: Dottiann C. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 29, 2014
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  • WOW! What a great place..

    "Well ,were can i start lets start from the first impression of the house .The house was impeccable on the inside and outside. They made sure all we needed was there everything was really clean and the owners were very welcoming .This home was comparable to one you would see in a painting on a gallery . The lake WOW!!! is a good word for the first impression. The nature in this place is absolutely amazing for us thats what is all about ;connecting with nature and at the same time connecting with yourself .This house house and lake gave us peace ,tranquillity and also inspire us in many ways. In the afternoons you can be at the dock watching the looms and eagles fly by also watch the sky how turns magical with all the colors is no words to described such feeling well maybe for me that world could be serenity at the lake. This house make you appreciate how lucky we are to be able to enjoy nature as is .If your looking a place to have fun ,enjoy time with your family,friends or just to relax and be thankful with god for creating such a wonderful world this is your place . Take my advice and stay here you will remember my review and thank me. Good trip to all and i hope your vacations exceed your expectations ."
    Guest: Barefoot Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: August 15, 2014
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  • True Maine camp experiance

    "Our family loved Ed's camp on parker pond. It provided us a true Maine camp experience. The comfort of the cabin and bunk house were a great retreat for my wife, 10 year old and 13 year old sons and myself. We will never forget the beautiful boardwalk that makes its way from the camp through the forest to the lake. We paddled, fished and explored the lake and its islands for days. We saw Loons, eagles, deer, fox and lots of fish! The local Farm stands and cafe's in the surrounding area were a big hit for lunch out or making dinner at camp. On a rainy day we went to the State Museum in Augusta which provided 4 floors of incredible Maine heritage. We cant wait to return soon."
    Guest: The adventure people Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 26, 2014
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  • Amazing retreat

    "We loved every minute of our vacation at this wonderful home. It was clean, comfortable, and had everything we needed. The kitchen is perfect for cooking and cleaning for a larger group. Waking up to the sound of the loons and being able to sit on the very private dock was lovely. The screened in porch was the perfect place to have our meals and the back deck so peaceful for cocktails and relaxing. The children were able to swim from the dock which they loved. The house is even better than it looks online. Highly recommend it."
    Guest: Kristen MW Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 23, 2014
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Kennebec Valley (Central Maine) Travel Tips

Central Maine Vacation Rentals are Perfect any Time of Year

Getting to Central Maine cabins is very easy, either via Portland or Bangor airports or on Interstate Highway 95 or US Route 1. The weather here has four distinct seasons, with world-famous color during fall, warm summers and snow-filled winters. Once here, visit the array of island communities via excellent ferry services.

The area of Kennebec Valley in Central Maine has delightful towns and villages, such as Augusta, Belgrade Lakes, China, East Monmouth, Feyette, Embden, Hartland, Manchester, New Portland, Readfield, Wayne, and Winthrop.

Central Maine Cottages are Ideally Placed to Explore the Area

Rockland is considered an excellent cultural center, with a variety of museums to visit. Visitors to Central Maine vacation rentals can spend hours viewing art collections of some of America’s great artists including three generations of art from the Wyeth family. There are local exhibitions and collections, including a fascinating one of lighthouse artifacts. Here, visitors to the Island Institute can learn more about island life, including the importance of the fishing industry to the region’s economy. Within easy reach of Rockland are three historic lighthouses that visitors are welcome to explore. The town is best explored on foot and there are a wealth of stores and locally produced goods on offer.

Known as the "Jewel of the Maine Coast," Camden is known for its charming waterfront area, with its unique shops and great restaurants. No doubt it is a charming area but Rockport has been called the prettiest harbor in America. Visit both and decide for yourself which is best. In Rockport is also the Center for Main Contemporary Art. Another town to be explored is Lincolnville, with its thick green forested mountains and crystal clear lakes, clean beaches and rocky coastline. One of the most historic towns and certainly one with a fascinating history is Thomaston. Here, visitors can enjoy the 19th-century downtown area and explore the life of General Henry Knox, a hero of the Revolutionary War. A unique shopping experience here is at the Maine State Prison Showroom where visitors can buy wood produced by the inmates.

For stunning ocean views and calm tidal marshlands, the St. George Peninsula is the perfect area to explore. This area is famous as the home of the Wyeth family of artists, some of whom captured Maine life for prosperity. Take time to visit the Marshall Point Lighthouse and Museum, the Owls Head Transportation Museum and Owls Head Light for wonderful views over Penobscot Bay.

Visit the Islands to Discover a Different Kind of Life

There are a variety of wonderful islands to explore from Central Maine cottages. Some delightful day trips are to visit North Haven, Matinicus, Vinalhaven, and Monhegan. The main industry of the islands is the sea, with most residents employed in fishing or catching the famous lobster. The stunning cliffs of Monhegan Island have been the inspiration for artists for hundreds of years. There is a wildlife sanctuary protecting a wide variety of wildflowers and over 200 species of birds such as peregrine falcons, marsh hawks and ospreys. The 17 miles of hiking trails provide plenty of opportunities to watch the wildlife, or swim and enjoy the tranquility. Matinicus Island is the furthest inhabited island and attracts visitors for its peaceful atmosphere.

Central Maine Cabins are Everything Needed in a Home Away From Home

Central Maine cottages here are much like the surrounding area--simply beautiful. Whether you seek a quiet cottage, a peaceful place surrounded by meadows, a large home for a big extended family or a cozy hideaway for two, you will find the perfect property. Each is equipped with everything from the necessities to luxuries such as full entertainment systems, wireless internet access and plenty of space for the kids to play. Many even welcome your four-legged family members.

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