Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Rockwood

The lake and beaches create a pretty picture of Rockwood. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Rockwood

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Rockwood a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Kineo Trailhead (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Big Squaw Mountain Ski Resort (26.1 mi / 41.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rockwood

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Rockwood. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mount Kineo Trailhead (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Lily Bay State Park (25.6 mi / 41.3 km)

How many vacation rentals are available around Rockwood, ME?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 107 vacation rentals around Rockwood. From 53 cottage rentals to 53 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lake-view property in Rockwood?

If you're in search of a peaceful pause, spend a couple of days by a lake. You'll feel like you're at summer camp — no singing Kumbaya around the campfire necessary. Vrbo has 64 getaway rentals near lakes ready to be booked. Alternatively, you might like to try a different vibe. Vrbo has tons of options, including:

  • 59 mountain-view vacation rentals.
  • 57 lakefront vacation rentals.
  • 56 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I stay in Rockwood in a large group?

Whether you're going on a trip with the extended fam or spending a week away with your old school gang, it's always stacks of fun hanging out in a brand new place together! The good news is that Vrbo has options to suit you. 17 cabin vacation homes are available. Currently, they're the most popular choice here for sizeable groups. If you're wanting to stay in a larger group, the property options that will serve you well include:

  • On the hunt for vacation homes that can sleep 6 of you? We have 62 that will be ideal. Prices start from $104 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your party, you'll be happy to learn that there are 46 vacation homes suitable. The starting price is $125 per night.
  • Seeking out properties for rent suitable for 10 people? You'll be happy to hear we have 14 that'll be ideal. You can bag one from just $196 per night.

Your whole squad will be more than satisfied when you book your Rockwood adventure through us!