Our cabin is a rustic retreat on the shores of Cross Pond. It is a wonderful place for adults and children. You will be serenaded by the call of the loons and Canadian geese. You are welcome to enjoy the waterfront, use our canoes and kayaks, swim and fish We are close to Belfast and Camden, centers of coastal Maine activities. Acadia National Park is 1 hour and 15 minutes away.
The Appleton Retreat is a short scenic drive to Belfast, Camden and Rockland. Braeburn at The Appleton Retreat is down a 1/2 mile driveway, on 120 acres of private land, bordered by a 1,300 acre Nature Conservancy reserve. A 25 minute trail leads to a large secluded pond, perfect for a refreshing swim. Braeburn feels like a treehouse, with expansive windows, overlooking woods and wildlife. After a hike, grilling on the porch or dinner out, indulge in your private therapeutic year round hot tub.
—Covid19 updates for 2020: We are providing longer term rentals, with extra cleaning days between guests. Check in and check out are contact-free. Maine currently requires a 14 day quarantine for visitors from out of state; we ask that our guests respect that requirement. — Bright and cozy one bed studio apartment, everything you need for a relaxing stay. Enjoy the clear skies and wildlife in an easily accessible location on rt 131, minutes from rt 3. Perfect home base to explore from!