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Donna Roggenthien

Member since: 2005
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Secluded Aroostook County Lakefront Gem - serenity with ammenities

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Moro holiday cabin

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 8-10

Solar powered, beautifully restored 100 year old log cabin with 3 bedroom addition. Well equipped kitchen, books & games, DVDS etc. All linens, towels, trash bags etc. are provided.

The 550 acre property includes 90% of the shoreline (4 miles of frontage) on Rockabema Lake. Wildlife abounds. Moose, Deer, Beaver, & Loons are easily sighted. Fish species include, Landlocked Salmon, Brook Trout, and Rainbow Trout. Waters flowing over the dam and into the east branch of the Mattawamkeag makes for excellent fly-fishing.

95 miles from the 'city lights' of Bangor Maine ensures unsurpassed night sky viewing.

The property provides maximum privacy as it is located 3 miles from Rte 11.

Canoes, kayaks, a sailboat and all necessary gear for enjoyment is provided. A motorized fishing boat is available for rent .

Rockabema Lake is a beautiful and unique property offering privacy and serenity with all the amenities.

If you are looking to escape from it all.........this is the place to be..

  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Donna Roggenthien (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Donna Roggenthien

I live mostly in Portland, but spend considerable time in Friendship Maine, and up in The County. I own and manage various types of property thru out the State of Maine. Formerly in the hospitality industry, I strive to make sure the needs of all our guests are anticipated and taken care of, and to provide a peaceful place to get away from it all.

Donna Roggenthien purchased this cabin in 2004

Why Donna Roggenthien chose Maine

This property allows you to spend time in the north woods of Maine, but have the comforts of being at home. The quiet and peace on the lake are unrivaled.

What makes this cabin unique

Having solar panels to provide on demand power, while being so far off the grid is a wonderful bonus. Boats, kayaks etc all provided so you can explore the lake. Completely and well outfitted cabin.

All comforts thoughts of.


based on 7 traveller reviews

Secluded Aroostook County Lakefront Gem - serenity with ammenities
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Newport, PA, USA

VERY refreshing!!

  • 5 of 5

I loved it here!! There was always an adventure!! Mother Nature was at her prime. I only wish we had seen a moose, but we did see loons, red fox, and a bald eagle.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Jersey

Splendid Seclusion.

  • 5 of 5

Waking up to that view each morning was bliss.

I stayed at Rockabema with 3 - 15 year old boys who never stopped enjoying what the lake had to offer for the entire week. We paddled, and fished, and swam, and cooked, and enjoyed lakeside fires. Bald eagles soared over me while fishing. (I caught my first land locked salmon).The loons called every sun up and sunset.

When the boys were out exploring I relished the incredible peace and beauty.

Such well appointed comfort in such a secluded location. Kudos to the owners for creating such an amazing place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Al, Thank you for the great review. Am so happy that you enjoyed the property to the fullest.
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Quiet, Private and Luxurious!

  • 5 of 5

Easily the loveliest vacation home we have ever had the pleasure of enjoying. The property was immaculate and the caretakers were friendly and helpful. Everything you could possibly need is provided and no small detail is left to chance. Although we didn't bring children this time, the children's bunk room was beautifully decorated right down to a teddy bear on every bunk! The high quality of all the bedding made for a very restful stay. Rockabema and the surrounding area is a fly fisherman's paradise. Wildlife abounds and we enjoyed hours of peaceful bird watching. The camp also had a great selection of reading material featuring local authors and content. We especially enjoyed the books written by retired local game warden Randall Probert. Those were a particularly wonderful touch which we truly enjoyed. This was a vacation to remember!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Harry, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Rockabema. Thank you for the wonderful review. Best Donna
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Derwood, MD

Woodland Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Rockabema was wonderful. The setting is perfect, beauty, solitude, and absolute peace. The cabin is great. The first rental I've ever had that the owner has thought of your every need, and I have rented many.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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A Magical Cabin in the Woods :)

  • 5 of 5

The listing description for this property is accurate. Photos can't fully capture the beauty, peacefulness and interesting character of the cabin and the lake. Nature at it's best! We enjoyed watching loons daily on the lake, enjoying their beautiful calls. Other highlights were kayaking on the lake and observing bald eagles, otters and beaver. The property is very well maintained, clean and well equipped. The owner was easy to work with and provided good customer service. I would definitely recommend this property to friends and family. PERFECT PLACE TO GET AWAY FROM IT ALL!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Millerstown PA Perry Co

Rockabema Beauty and Peace at its Best!

  • 5 of 5

I do not normally give rating of excellent but this is one place that needs no changing or improvements. It is perfect just the way it is! This is the most wonderful vacation spot I could have asked for. If you are looking for seclusion, peace and quiet this is the place. Nicely appointed, clean, fresh and just amazing!!!!!! I WILL be going back. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
95 Miles
Bangor Airport
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
I-95 and Rte 11
Car: necessary

Located 1 1/2 hours north of Bangor Maine, in beautiful Aroostook County; 15 miles north of Patten, just off of Route 11 (Aroostook Scenic Highway) The north entrance to Baxter State Park, hiking trails, canoe trips and waterfalls are within a short drive.

The towns of Houlton, Presque Isle and Caribou are within driving distance and host summer festivals of all kinds.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Moro, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
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Summer 2016
27 May 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning A$197 + Tax
Property Damage Protection A$78
Pet Fee A$165
Tax Rate 8.0%

$500 non-refundable reservation deposit required upon signing of lease.
Property rents from 3pm Saturday to 10am Saturday.
Additional security deposit required.
Credit Cards now accepted.
Motor boat available at rate of $ 275.00 per week

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Moro

Property Type:
  • cabin
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • soap
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • One full bath is located in the cabin. A separate toilet and shower are located in the 'wash house', accessed by walkway from cabin. Also there is an outhouse.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 4 single bed , 2 bunks
  • 2 bedrooms with queen beds, 3rd bedroom has two bunks.
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • games - kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • video player
  • Balcony
  • deck chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Sailboat
  • conservatory
  • Small Cooler
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • long term rentals available
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • pond
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

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