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 highlights

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.

Where to stay near Maine Highlands?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 564 holiday rentals near Maine Highlands. From 212 Cabins to 258 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Maine Highlands is on HomeAway.

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: 29,593 holiday rentals
  • Curtis Island Light: 781 holiday rentals
  • Bar Harbor: 1,250 holiday rentals
  • Ellsworth: 1,700 holiday rentals
  • Hall Quarry: 39 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Maine Highlands! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals 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 rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Bar Harbor: 1,250 holiday homes
  • Ellsworth: 1,700 holiday homes
  • Hancock: 675 holiday homes
  • Lamoine: 1,103 holiday homes
  • Cutler: 47 holiday homes

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 holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Maine Highlands are:

  • Bangor International Airport (BGR): 135 holiday houses
  • Millinocket, ME (MLT-Millinocket Municipal): 29 holiday houses
  • Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport (BHB): 1,384 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Maine Highlands?

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

  • Curtis Island Light: 781 holiday rentals
  • Thomas A. Hill House and Civil War Museum: 157 holiday rentals
  • L.L. Bean Shopping Outlet: 1,196 holiday rentals
  • St. Saviour's Church: 1,283 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront Park: 165 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 homes.

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