Maine lake resorts in Augusta and Kennebec offer vacation of a lifetimeThere is no more perfect New England vacation than a stay at a lake resort. These luxurious lodgings provide great hotel amenities for families and couples, plus the unsurpassed beauty and recreation that New England lakes and mountains provide. Get on the water for great swimming, boating, canoeing, and fishing. Many of the resorts have hiking and golf on the premises or nearby. If you’re looking for a family adventure that has programs for kids and all family members a lakeside lodging will keep everyone busy and happy all day. From the soft allure of spring, through New England’s glorious summers, into color of fall foliage these fine lodgings are among the best accommodations in the region.
On Birch Island in Attean Lake Jackman, ME, 04945 Phone: 207-668-3792
Unspoiled pleasure in a New England lakeside resort
This unique and right-in-the-middle-of-the lake Maine resort features sand beaches and a scenic wonderland of unspoiled natural resources and wildlife. Charming and private 1-3 bedroom cottages can sleep up to eight and feature full bath, private porches, and wood burning fireplaces. Fresh supplies of towels, ice and firewood are provided each day. The Main Lodge complex is the eating and meeting place for full hearty breakfasts, picnic lunches, cookouts and distinctive dining each evening. Attean activity runs the gamut from hiking on the resort’s 20 miles of trails, to birding, wildlife photography, and fishing for native brook trout, landlocked salmon and lake trout. There’s whitewater rafting on the Kennebec River, golf, bountiful day trips, and paddling the peaceful Moose River to check in on the local denizens in their natural habitat.