Lakes and Mountains

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While many vacationers seek the coast of Maine for their vacation, the lakes and mountains in western Maine enthrall travelers year round too. In fact, many lakes region vacationers prefer the clean, crisp fresh water the regions lakes offer as they find the lakes more "swimmable" than much of the Maine Coast. In addition to the regions lakeside beauty the region offers a wide variety of outdoor activities. Here, vacationers can enjoy boating, biking, ATV and hiking trails throughout the warmer months, as well as some of the best skiing and snowmobiling trails during the winter season. The Appalachian Mountains mark a path through the middle of Maine providing hiking terrain

 

The Lakes and Mountains region has attracted remote hotels with the graces of Maine beauty, ski resorts and lakeside campsites to accommodate travelers looking for a spa treatment after a day of skiing or snowboarding, or a game room for the family to enjoy after exploring the lake in a canoe. Find resorts, bed and breakfasts, inns, motels and hotels in Western Lakes and Mountains Region of Maine here!

 

Gold Featured Lodging Properties

Point Sebago Resort

Point Sebago Resort Sebago Lake Casco
Point Sebago Resort | Sebago Lake Casco
775 acre resort with one mile of sandy beach on pristine Sebago Lake. 18-hole championship golf course recognized as one of the best by Golf Digest. Marina, boat rentals, sports center, 6 tennis courts, Lakeview Restaurant, fishing, Spring and Fall Getaways - golf packages, Pirates of Sebago, Murder Mystery and family weekends. Summer long: Free children’s programs, nightly entertainment, family fun. Resort Cottage Lodging, RV and camping options. Only 2.5 hrs from Boston. “#1 Family Friendly Resort in the Northeast” - Woman’s Day Magazine. 261 Point Sebago Road, Casco, Maine 207-655-3821

In the Western Lakes and Mountains, 9 miles behind a controlled gate on beautiful Lake Kennebago sits Grants Kennebago Camps. Complete with main lodge, dining room and 18 modern cabins within steps of the lake. Each has a woodstove with wood outside the door, bathroom with shower, screened in porch with lake and mountain views and your boat waiting on the dock. Included are three daily home cooked meals, including lobster. A wonderful environment for families to enjoy, explore or relax. Route 16, Rangeley, Maine 800-633-4815

Poland Springs Resort

Poland Springs Resort Poland Springs Resort
Poland Springs Resort | Poland Springs Resort
Stress Free Zone! There is an extraordinary sign at the entrance of the Poland Spring Inns of Maine. Stress Free starts with the lowest resort rates in the world! Stress Free means no tipping! Stress Free means the nicest people you will ever meet. Donald Ross 18 hole golf course, Wimbledon style tennis courts, gigantic pool, Broadway shows, orchestra under the stars, and More! Join us you’ll be glad you did! 543 Maine Street, Poland Spring, Maine 207-998-4351

A lakefront resort with 400 feet of prime beautiful, lake frontage! Gently-sloping private beach with sandy bottom. FREE rowboats, canoes, pedal boat and kayaks, tennis court, game room, and fitness center. Shady picnic area w/ BBQ grills and tables. Rooms are connected by a covered veranda and have beautiful lake views. Free WiFi and local calls. Cable TV, clock radios, in-room coffee. Individually-Controlled Heat and AC. Kitchenettes, Executive Rooms and a 2-room Deluxe Suite with fireplace and Jacuzzi. 115 North High Street, Bridgton, Maine 800-797-5301

Grand Summit Hotel

Grand Summit Hotel Sunday River Ski Resort
Grand Summit Hotel | Sunday River Ski Resort
Located at the entrance to Sunday River Resort, the Grand Summit Resort Hotel offers 230 well-appointed guest rooms, located right on the slopes for ski in/ski out convenience at White Cap Base Area. An oversized heated outdoor pool and hot tub, health club and two restaurants, game room, gift shop, WiFi, plus bell service and ski valet make this hotel full service for skiers or summer visitors. Hotel accommodations range from standard hotel rooms to suites with kitchens. SkiWay Road, Newry, Maine 800-543-2754

The Maine Houses

The Maine Houses Bryant Pond
The Maine Houses | Bryant Pond
The Maine Houses offer the perfect getaway for 4 to 94 guests. Accommodations range from a Lake front Lodge to Victorian Inn to Private Suites. Located on a lake in the mountains of Western Maine and close to the Sunday River Ski Resort and Mt. Abram skiing, these four large guest houses are the ideal spot for your group’s next family reunion, family vacation, ski club, school or church group outing. Open year-round, each house is fully equipped with all the basics, plus some have fireplaces, steam room, hot tub, TV/DVD/VCRs, sound system, WiFi, gas grills and more. Main Street, Bryant Pond, Maine 207-846-9131

Wolf Cove Inn

Wolf Cove Inn Poland
Wolf Cove Inn | Poland
A luxury B&B set right on the shores of Tripp Lake. Lounge on our private beach, indulge in farm-fresh breakfasts & kayak the peaceful waters in one of our complimentary boats. You will be completely engulfed in the natural beauty of the Maine Lakes Region with spectacular lake front views from your room and the sweet song of chirping birds as you savor gourmet meals prepared with locally grown ingredients. We’re pet & family friendly so you can share this tranquil getaway with all of your loved ones. 5 Jordan Shore Drive, Poland, Maine 207-998-4976

Saddleback Resort | Rangeley
Saddleback offers Trailside condominiums and mountain homes for rent. These ski-in/ski-out condos are ideal for families that want the conveniences and spaciousness of home, in a beautiful mountain setting. Saddleback condos range from 1 to 4 bedrooms with living rooms and kitchens, many have fireplaces and ski storage. The views from most of these Saddleback condos and homes are spectacular of the surrounding lakes and mountains. Ski and stay, and summer vacation packages are available. 976 Saddleback Road, Rangeley, Maine 207-864-5671

Ski Esta

Ski Esta Sunday River, Newry
Ski Esta | Sunday River, Newry
Luxury home for large, extended family vacations in the beautiful Maine mountains. Spectacular views. Indoor heated pool with built in spa and year round waterfall. Two (2) multi-person steam rooms. Cinema quality home theatre room. Entertainment areas with state of the art, large screen TV’s and surround sound. Dream Chef’s kitchen. Formal dining room seats 28 with additional seating for 18. Game tables, billiards. One of a kind roof top deck. Free WiFi. Powder Ridge, Newry, Maine 877-Ski-Esta

Residence Inn in Auburn offers spacious guest rooms with a living area and sofa, kitchen with a refrigerator and microwave, cable TV with premium channels and in room WiFi. Guests enjoy complimentary access to the Inn's fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool, and a buffet breakfast daily. The Residence has an outdoor terrace with plenty of seating, a firepit and a barbeque grill for your use after your day exploring Maine. There is even an on-site Market stocked with a selection of snacks and beverages. 670 Turner Street, Auburn, Maine, 207-777-3400

Silver Photo Lodging Properties

Inn at The Rostay

Inn at The Rostay Bethel Hotel Motel Inn
Inn at The Rostay | Bethel Hotel Motel Inn
Located in the heart of Bethel, Maine on Route 2, the only major East - West thoroughfare in Northern New England. A quick 5 minute ride, We are the closest motel to Sunday River Ski Resort and only 1.5 miles to the center of Bethel Village, Home of the Bethel Country Club, Gould Academy and NTL Institute. We have 3 room types for every taste and budget including Inntel Rooms, Deluxe Motel Rooms and a 2 bedroom efficiency suite. Hot Tub and Swimming Pool. 186 Mayville Road, Route 2, Bethel, Maine 207-824-3111

Historic hotel, refurbished and decorated with antiques, AAA 3 Diamond approved, great view, walk to water, shops, restaurants, marinas, and more. Gracious, affordable accommodations all with private baths, TV, AC, phones, robes, hairdryers, and full breakfast included. The Lakes Region offers something for everyone. 11 Sebago Road Naples, Maine 207-693-6365

Bethel Inn Resort

Bethel Inn Resort Bethel Resort
Bethel Inn Resort | Bethel Resort
Maine's Premier Four Season Resort in the heart of historic Bethel Maine. Country elegant accommodations and townhomes, award winning fine and casual dining, health club with an outdoor heated pool, whirlpool, hot tub and spa services. 18 hole championship golf course. 40km Nordic Ski Center. Just 6.8 miles from Sunday River Ski Resort. Whether it's a ski or golf vacation or corporate meeting, retreat or wedding, The Bethel Inn Resort offers unsurpassed amenities, accommodations and recreational activities. 21 Broad Street, Bethel, Maine 207-824-2175

White Wolf Inn

White Wolf Inn Stratton
White Wolf Inn | Stratton
A “Downeast Magazine” Snow Country Secret, 8 minutes from Sugarloaf, seconds from Flagstaff Lake, centrally located between 4 golf courses, 5 minutes from The Appalachian Trail and The Bigelow Mountain Range. Affordable Room Rates - Midweek and Week Specials. Unforgettable Food (because we love to cook), Micro-brews on tap, and decadent desserts. Route 27, Stratton, Maine 207-246-2922

The Oxford House

The Oxford House Fryeburg
The Oxford House | Fryeburg
A country inn with spectacular mountain views, combining classic Mission style design with contemporary elegance. Highly acclaimed on-site restaurant and lively pub are run by Culinary Institute of America graduate Chef/Co-Owner. Accommodations combine antique charm with updated, modern amenities. King beds, private baths, TV/DVD and full country breakfast. Surrounded by lakes and mountains with activities, including hiking, biking, skiing, antiquing, outlet shopping, golf, fishing and many scenic drives. Open year-round. 548 Maine Street, Rt. 302, Fryeburg, Maine 207-935-3442

Chapman Inn

Chapman Inn Bethel Inn B&B
Chapman Inn | Bethel Inn B&B
A charming and delightful inn with unbeatable location, in the heart of Bethel's historic district facing the town common. The Chapman Inn offers great rooms, a "world famous" full gourmet breakfast, and warm genuine hospitality, and all at sane rates. The inn is very family friendly, and indeed was named "Best Family Inn in New England" by the New England Travel Guide. Pets are also welcome. 2 Church Street, Bethel, Maine 207-824-2657