With its long ocean coastline, alpine lakes, and thick forests, the state of Maine is blessed with magnificent landscapes. Nature lovers can look forward to exploring Maine’s spectacular wilderness tracks and discovering a variety of natural wonders, and treehouse rentals in Maine will surely leave an impression!
One of the best ways to experience Maine’s great outdoors is by staying at one of the many vacation rentals ranging from picturesque treehouses to unique cottages to cabins. To help you decide where to stay, here is a list of the best treehouses and other amazing outdoor rentals in Maine.
Treehouse with stunning ocean views from expansive deck + Frontage on Forest
Location: Friendship, Maine
Price: $310 per night
This absolutely stunning 3-bedroom/ 2-bathroom A-Frame Cabin/Treehouse is the dream rental you’ve been looking for! It sits up high amongst towering trees on 11 private acres of land, and offers unbeatable views over the scenic Forest lake.
Complete with a spacious living room, fully-equipped kitchen, modern bathroom with jacuzzi tub, BBQ, and so much more – this is the perfect Treehouse rental for groups of friends or family getaway that you’ll never forget!
Treehouse near Bar Harbor. Luxurious and private!
Location: Hancock, Maine
Price: $599 per night
Located in Hancock and just a stone’s throw from many attractions along the Downeast Coastline, this Maine treehouse rental is well-known for its private setting and luxury comforts. Surrounded by pine, cedar, maple, and spruce, your rented 900 square treehouse features plenty of deck space where you can unwind and enjoy spectacular nature views.
It is also fitted with a variety of modern amenities ranging from a fireplace and a fully-equipped kitchen with a refrigerator, cooktop, dishwasher, and toaster oven to a seasonal outdoor shower and a sauna. If you wish to go for a dip, there is a lovely private whirlpool. You will have the entire treehouse to yourself.
Secluded Tree House Home Offers Water Access, Stunning Harbor and Island Views
Location: Bar Harbor, Maine
Price: $214 per night
With an unusual archicural design, this unique tree house rental in Maine is guaranteed to be a place you’ll never forget! Offering a spacious deck overlooking the harbor and surrounded by trees, you’ll feel at one with nature as you sip your morning coffee and plan your day’s activities.
Whether it’s hiking, kayaking, swimming, or enjoying a relaxing picnic – you’ll love this luxurious glamping getaway!
It’s quiet, scenic, affordable, and comfortable! You simply can’t go wrong by booking a weekend getaway or family retreat here – but be warned, this place gets booked up months in advance so make sure you book soon or else your preferred dates will disappear!
Breeze, in a tree The Appleton Retreat
Location: Appleton, Maine
Price: $175 per night
Situated on 120 acres of private land in Appleton, Breeze is a lovely treehouse located just a short drive from Maine’s seaside towns of Rockport and Camden. It is an ideal place to reconnect with nature and enjoy the state’s great outdoors. Three flights of stairs lead to this charming treehouse.
Once you step inside the treehouse, expect to find a rustic structure combined with modern amenities including a full galley kitchen and a nicely decorated loft. There is also a large deck that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding area. You will have access to the wood-fired cedar hot tub and the sauna which are located nearby. Some of the other facilities include a parking spot and a traditional bathroom.
The Canopy Treehouse, a Luxury Carbon Free Retreat
Location: Sanford, Maine
Price: $395 per night
A luxury carbon-free retreat in Sanford, the Canopy Treehouse is without a doubt one of the most popular treehouse rentals in Maine. With a variety of eco-friendly elements made from recycled and reclaimed materials and a fully-equipped kitchen that is fitted with all the necessary accessories including a refrigerator, microwave, stove, oven, and coffeemaker, this treehouse has everything a person needs for a pleasant stay.
Queen beds can be found at the loft and the sleeping pod and there is also a nice outdoor deck with a grill and magnificent views of the trout pond. Guests will have access to a private hot tub. They can also enjoy activities like kayaking across Littlefield Pond and fishing from a private dock. If you are visiting in winter, you will be happy to hear that this amazing treehouse features ultra-efficient heating.
Treehouse Spinny Brook Overlook
Location: Columbia Falls, Maine
Price: $90+ per night
If you are looking for a cozy and reasonably priced treehouse in Maine, you’ll want to spend a few nights at the charming Treehouse Spinny Brook Overlook in Columbia Falls. Surrounded by nature, the treehouse is located a 1/4 mile hike into the Maine woods. The outdoor deck looks amazing and offers spectacular nature and sunset views.
Although the treehouse may lack modern amenities, it is a perfect place to get away from it all and enjoy nature. As for the activities, feel free to enjoy one of the many riding and hiking forest trails. There is a nice bathhouse at the campground, as well as a composting outhouse. If you need to wash your clothes, the treehouse is fitted with a coin-operated washer/dryer.
Modern Tree Dwelling w/Water Views+Cedar Hot Tub
Location: Georgetown, Maine
Price: $293 per night
Welcome to Georgetown’s Modern Tree Dwelling, a unique treehouse nestled atop a 21-acre wooded hill. This custom-designed property consists of two elevated structures that are connected by a rope bridge. There is another rope bridge that takes guests to the amazing wood-fired cedar hot tub which is elevated up among the trees. Listen to the sounds of birds from the master bedroom that is located on the second floor and can be easily accessed via a spiral staircase.
On the first floor, you will find a fully-equipped kitchen, a nice small bathroom, and a porch with stellar river views. Free Wi-Fi is available, as well as heating and free parking on-premises. One of the best things about staying at the Modern Tree Dwelling is the view across the large tidal Back River. It’s simply breathtaking.
Carrabassett Valley Home
Location: Carrabassett, Maine
Price: $264+ per night
Travelers who wish to rent an entire house in Maine should look no further than the Carrabassett Valley Home. Since Sugarloaf Mountain is one of the best skiing destinations in the state, it comes as no surprise that this three-bedroom rental is extremely popular. Located just a 10-minute drive from the slopes where you can enjoy activities like snowshoeing and cross-country skiing, the property features 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, and 3 separate living spaces.
There’s also a hot tub where you can relax after a day full of activities. As for the main living room, it has a nice couch and a gas fireplace. A reliable Wi-Fi connection is available throughout the property.
Tops’l Farm Luxury Cabins
Price: $125 per night
Fully-furnished accommodations for 2 guests per cabin, Tops’l Farm Luxury Cabins are located in Waldoboro. Reasonably priced, these rental cabin sites include picnic areas and private fire pits, as well as hot showers with complimentary toiletries. Wake up to the sounds of the woodland birds and enjoy outdoor activities like hiking and canoeing.
As for the cabin interior, expect to find comfy beds with fresh linens, blankets, and pillows. During your stay, a nightly picnic for 2 guests is included in the price. The property also offers additional meals and a variety of refreshing drinks ranging from house cocktails and wines to freshly-made juices.
The Bingham House
Location: Bethel, Maine
Price: $568 per night
Welcome to the Bingham House in Bethel, Maine. Ideal for families on vacation, this six-bedroom house is a perfect home for large gatherings. Located just a short walk from the main attractions in Bethel Village, it offers many amazing amenities including a hot tub, outdoor fire pit with 2 barbecues, a game room, a karaoke system, and three tree swings.
In addition to a number of conveniences and amenities, guests will also have free access to a members-only heated pool and sports courts and can enjoy activities like cross-country skiing and snowboarding with a free shuttle to the mountain. The house can accommodate up to 18 people and was even featured in the popular DownEast Magazine.
Heated Off Grid Tiny Cabin
Location: Greene, Maine
Price: $100 per night
How about spending a night in a tiny cabin on wheels that offers spectacular views of the shores of the beautiful Androscoggin? Book your stay at the Heated Off Grid Tiny Cabin, a small cabin with wooden structures and basic amenities like a queen size bed for two, kitchen table, and large picture windows. Keep in mind there is no electricity at the property. However, LED lanterns, free water, and an ice cooler are available to use. Don’t worry about being cold, as the property is fitted with a JOTUL gas-fired fireplace.
The property is set on private 300 acres of forests and fields, which means that guests can enjoy a variety of activities like hiking, mountain-biking, scouting for wildlife, and birdwatching. You can also rent a kayak to paddle around the lovely Androscoggin River. The nearby Androscoggin Riverlands State Park offers activities like ATV trails and snowmobiling.
Orland Hike-in Yurt
Location: Orland, Maine
Price: $90 per night
Adventurous adrenaline junkies with a passion for the great outdoors will fall in love with Orland Hike-in Yurt. This accommodation rental is not for the faint-hearted. You will have to walk from the parking area to reach the property. There is also no plumbing on the top and guests are advised to bring their own water supply. As for the amenities, they are pretty basic and include a solar shower, two futons, a small kitchen, and a fire pit.
Make sure to bring your sleeping bag, linens, and food. What to do here? From extraordinary stargazing and enjoying magnificent mountain views to picking your own blueberries and exploring 4,000 acres of walking trails on public land, there is plenty to look forward to when staying at Orland Hike-in Yurt. If you are in search of a bit of civilization, the towns of Bar Harbor and Belfast are a short drive away.
Lakefront Cabin with Private Dock in Dedham
Location: Dedham, Maine
Price: $180 per night
If you wish to be a stone’s throw from the water and spend a few nights in a luxurious cabin with a private deck, this property in Dedham just may be what you’re after. With high-vaulted ceilings and magnificent wood-paneling, this open-air home is one of the most picturesque rentals on this list. Step inside the living area where you will find a comfortable sofa and a television set and a large wood-burning fireplace.
The fully-equipped kitchen is fitted with everything you need, while the cabin has 4 beds and can accommodate up to 6 people. There are two nicely decorated bathrooms, as well as a large outdoor deck with a gas grill and a private dock. All towels and linen are provided by the property.
Secluded Mountain Valley Tiny Cabin
Location: Canto, Maine
Price: $50 per night
A 10’x10’ hewn-log cabin with basic amenities, Secluded Mountain Valley Tiny Cabin in Maine is an ideal place to stay for travelers looking to escape from all the hustle and bustle of modern life in big cities and reconnect with nature. The property is surrounded by more than 1,000 acres of undeveloped forests, which means that the only amenities here are the beautiful wildlife that surrounds you.
There is no Wi-Fi and the bathroom is a compost outhouse that is located just 20 feet from your cabin. Make sure to bring your own food, sleeping bags, and headlamps. Inside the cabin, guests will find a propane-powered pocked stove and a pot for cooking. If you are into skiing, some of the best ski resorts in Maine are just a 45-minute drive away from the Secluded Mountain Valley Tiny Cabin.