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Millinocket Maine Katahdin area House for rent

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Millinocket House Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms 2 Baths, sleeps 11

Up for rent (Spring, Summer and fall) is a very nice recently renovated home (Interior) Only 16 miles from the main gate to Baxter State Park and the Pemadumcook Chain of Lakes area in the Katahdin Region.

Close to town, local stores, bars, restaurants, hospital, fire station and police dept.

Daily or Weekly rentals (2 night min)

Fully furnished home. 2 bedrooms have Queen beds, the two other bedrooms have double beds and there is also a pullout couch in the living room that will sleep two VERY comfortably. One single bed was added to one room as well. Great for kids.

TV with DVD (satellite) , fully furnished dining room with table that seats 6. (two extra chairs down stairs)

Dishwasher, fridge and stove in kitchen as well as an island with granite top.

Our place has 2 bathrooms. One upstairs on the second floor as well as one on the main floor.

Main floor, full bathroom

Bathtub with shower (2nd floor)

Outside we have a BBQ grill for you to use. Please clean after using.

Hardwood floors pretty much throughout the place (excluding bathroom, that is linoleum and porch is carpet)

Our place is cleaned and disinfected with commercial cleaning supplies after each rental period. These are the very same cleaning supplies used at the Hampton Inns, Hilton's and Marriott's of the world to make your vacation time even more worry free.

We recently added ceiling fans in three of the four bedrooms and replaced the one in the living room for improved comfort on those warmer days and nights. Also have a window fan in the fourth room for improved comfort. These were suggestions from a few past renters, they talked, we listened. :-)

Dogs OK for a nominal fee.

Sorry, No cats.

No smoking.

We do ask that you clean up all dishes (we have a working dishwasher) and floors before checkout. Swiffer and vacuum provided. Please put bagged garbage in garbage pails in garage as well as any bottles and cans. Also, if you did bring your dog please pick up after them.

We want to make certain everyone's stay at our place is as enjoyable as possible before, during and after your stay.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Jeff and Julie B
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
October 4, 2016

About Jeff and Julie B


My name is Jeff and my Wife is Julie.

Both of us were born and raised and have lived in Maine for some 40+ years now. Married for 24 years. :-)

We live in the Central Maine (Wateville) area to be exact.

We have one Son and he is 21 yrs old, he is currently attending Maine Maritime Academy located in Castine Maine. To say we are very proud of him is a slight understatement.

We also have a golden retriever and he's an awesome dog.

We love the Katahdin area and mostly spend our time up there in the winter months believe it or not (snowmobiling).

That area is our favorite for snowmobiling.

Jeff and Julie B purchased this house in 2013

Why Jeff and Julie B chose Maine Highlands

My wife Julie and I purchased our place along with friends in 2013 mainly for snowmobiling in the Katahdin region and really love this area and the people. We quickly realized the uniqueness of the Katahdin region and also realized we own a nice place MANY other could enjoy as well as the area.

What makes this house unique

Well, our place is VERY comfortable and has everything it needs to make anyone on vacation feel like there aren't having to work too hard to have fun and rest.

*** UPDATE***

There are two bathrooms at our place.

We added a deck to the back of our place where the BBQ grill will be placed.

Also added a new bathroom to the main floor as well as a granite island in the kitchen.

We feel these additions will certainly set our place apart from others out there and our renters will be quite pleased with what e have to offer.

With a dish washer along with a washer and dryer down stairs in the basement it's nice to be able to get what needs to be done right on premise.

Our place is close to town (under a mile) yet close to Baxter and the surrounding beauty the Katahdin region has to offer.


based on 8 traveler reviews

Millinocket Maine Katahdin area House for rent
average rating of 4.625 based on 8 reviews

Great location for our Baxter State Park adventures

  • 5 of 5

This house is on a quiet street in Millinocket, ME (although I guess most streets are quiet) and was a perfect "base camp" for our day trips into Baxter State park. The house was clean and the 3 of us each had our own bedroom with ceiling fans which came in handy since it was a little warm by Northern Maine standards. I will definitely rent here again on my next trip to Baxter State Park (hopefully soon!). The owners were very quick with responses to any questions we had or information we asked for.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy to hear your trip went well and you enjoyed our place. We loved hosting our place for you and look forward to hosting for you again. Thank you VERY much for your business and thank you for leaving our place as clean as you did after your rental was complete. Hope to hear from you soon for another booking. Take care and be safe. Jeff and Julie B
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Great size house, clean, good location

  • 4 of 5

I spent almost every summer in Millinocket as a child and was excited to bring my family up for my cousin's wedding. My family of 5 and my parents stayed at this house. There was plenty of room for 7 people and we could have fit more. The bedrooms were great size with plenty of space. The downfall to the bedrooms were they got really hot during the day and there are only ceiling fans to cool you down (we traveled with our own window fans thankfully).

The house has been clearly redone as it is very clean and nicely done, especially the kitchen. I was making the tiered wedding cake and sheet cakes for my cousin's wedding and the counter space was great, especially the new granite island. I traveled with my own kitchen tools to make the cake, however the kitchen here is lacking utensils and bowls if you don't bring your own. We made our own dinners in most nights and there was no can opener either! It would be great if they added some essential tools for those who want to cook in, such as a rubber spatula, serving spoons, and a can opener! The size of the appliances were great and there was plenty of room to move in the kitchen when we made a big family dinner. (If you have never been to Millinocket, you do need to eat in often as there are not many restaurants, which is nice!)

The location is are in town, near the two grocery stores and the few shops. It took us only 25 minutes to the main gate of Baxter State Park and about 12-15 minutes to Millinocket Lake, Ambajegus Lake, and North Woods Trading Post. The neighbors are quiet and it is nice being on a dead end street.

We would stay here again if it was available when we return next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you VERY much for your business, we greatly appreciate it. We are happy you were pleased with our place. We will certainly add the items you listed to the house to make sure everyone has what they need their to make their stay as enjoyable as possible. Also, Thank you for leaving the house as clean as you did along with following the house rules. We are VERY appreciative of renters like you. Once again thank you for your business and please look us up if and when you should return to the Katahdin region. Sincerely, Jeff and Julie B
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Wonderful time

  • 5 of 5

My husband, mother and I stayed in the house. This house was perfect and met all of our needs. I was impressed with the neighborhood and all the friendly people. It was very quiet and peaceful. House met all expectations and then some. Since my brother and his 2 sons live in Millinocket, I'm sure I'll be staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very pleased you enjoyed our place as well as the area. We greatly appreciate your business and hope to see you in the future. Sincerely, Jeff and Julie B
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Camp Katahdin stay

  • 5 of 5

Had a great stay at Camp Katahdin!

House was clean, spacious and had everything we needed. Jeff and Julie were great "hosts". Cute decor that made us feel right at home! Thanks for the great atmosphere! Would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear you enjoyed our place. I want to take the time to one thank you for your business and also thank you for leaving our place so clean and tidy upon check out. Would love to have you stay at our place anytime. Thanks again and take care. Jeff and Julie B
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Everything was perfect!

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we walked in the door, we knew we would have no problem staying here. The house was immaculately clean and welcoming. The bedrooms were very comfortable with the aid of the ceiling fans. We had a blast while we were there.

Thanks again to Jeff and Julie for lending their home to us. We will definitely consider using them again at a later date

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys enjoyed your time at our place as well as the Katahdin area. Thanks again for your business and we would be more than happy to have you stay at our place again. Take care Jeff and Julie B
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Exactly what we needed.

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 5 spent two nights at this property. It was very clean and accommodating. Conveniently located for our whitewater rafting adventure with grocery store, restaurants and more close by, the house is on a dead end street in a quiet neighborhood with plenty of space for us all. It was wonderful to finish our tiring day on the river with a nice comfy home to relax in. Only down side was 1 bathroom but we knew that going into it. Just took a little adjustment for our family being used to 2 bathrooms. :-) We would definitely recommend and use this property again! Thank you Jeff and Julie!!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for leaving us a review. VERY happy to hear/read you enjoyed your trip as well as our place. We are in the planning stages right now as a matter of fact of adding another bathroom so stay tuned, we SHOULD have a 2nd bathroom up and running for next rental season. :-) Once again thank you for your business as well as the review. Take care Jeff and Julie B
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Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.75 Miles
Sawmill Bar and Grill
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Miles
Sawmill Bar and Grill
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Millinocket House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $30
Refundable damage deposit $150
Pet Fee $25
Tax Rate 8.0%

Dogs are okay with the $25.00 fee being paid.
House broken pets only please.
Please make sure the dogs stay off the furniture and all droppings outside are picked up and dis-guarded properly before checking out.
Please make certain the dogs are on a leash at all times or tied up on the dog run outside..

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Millinocket House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom 1 is on the 2nd floor. Bathroom 2 is brand new and it is on the main floor between the kitchen, bedroom 4 and the porch and deck area.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom #3 also includes a twin bed along with the double within that room.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
The Katahdin region is a VERY beautiful area no matter what you prefer to do to explore it... Hiking, mountain biking, rafting, boating, moose watching, walking, kayaking or snowmobiling... There is something about the Katahdin region that makes you want to return year in year out. Have fun, respect the area and be safe. Jeff and Julie B

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