Best A-Frame Rentals In Maine 2022 (Airbnb and Vrbo)

The Best A-Frame Airbnb's And Rentals In Maine

In this post, we are showcasing the best A-Frame cabins in Maine for rent on Airbnb, Vrbo, and other rental platforms. 

When it comes to lodging in Maine, there are plenty of options. Throughout the state, there are countless hotels, motels, rental homes, and apartments. But if you are looking for a seriously unique and awesome place to stay in The Pine Tree State, you should consider one of these A-Frame Airbnbs. These A-Frame cabins can be found all throughout the state and offer you a wonderful place to rest and relax before getting outside and exploring Maine. 

Many of the A-Frame cabins in Maine were built during the 50s, 60s, and 70s because they were often cheaper, better insulated, and more snow-proof than traditional homes. Luckily, many A-Frames have been renovated over the years and listed on Airbnb, Vrbo, and other vacation rental marketplaces so everyone can enjoy their unique and quirky features.

Here at GoXplr, we are all about helping people Explore Better and Explore More. Check out these amazing A-Frame cabins for rent in Maine to stay at during your next trip!


Timeless Tides A-Frame

South Thomaston, Maine, United States

Photo Credit: Airbnb
Airbnb Link: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/27338784

The Timeless Tides A-Frame is a wonderful Airbnb located in South Thomaston, Maine. The cabin is located on a 1.5-acre lot right on the water with 350 feet of waterfront. Visitors are welcome to kayak, paddleboard, and swim right from the shore. The cabin features 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. It is capable of hosting 4 guests. One of the highlights of this cabin is its large great room that features a wall of windows looking out to the water. This makes it the perfect room to enjoy sunrises and sunsets from. Off the great room is a good-sized deck complete with plenty of chairs and tables. There is also a firepit area complete with Adirondack chairs.

South Thomaston is a small coastal town located in Knox County, Maine. The town is home to only about 1,500 people, making it the perfect place for a peaceful getaway. There are many beautiful locations in the town and a lot of great spots just a short drive away. A ten-minute drive to the north will bring visitors to Rockland, Maine which features amazing shopping, restaurants, lighthouses, and parks. A short drive to the south and visitors can enjoy Port Clyde, Maine which is home to Marshall Point Lighthouse, art galleries, a general store, a quaint harbor, and more. Other popular towns, such as Camden, Maine, are just a short drive away too. Needless to say, there is a lot to do near this rental property!


Million Dollar View A-Frame

Harrison, Maine, United States

Photo Credit: Airbnb
Airbnb Link: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/14009061

The Million Dollar View A-Frame in Harrison, Maine is a spectacular rental cabin that offers the perfect getaway. The A-Frame sits on 14 private acres perched high on a hill overlooking its own pond, the Crooked River, and a seemingly endless sea of forest. It truly offers million-dollar views.

The A-Frame features 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom. It is capable of accommodating 2 people and also is dog-friendly. Inside the cabin, visitors can enjoy a open-concept great room complete with a compact kitchen, comfortable sectional sofa, dinning table, TV and wood-burning fireplace. Off the great room is a good-sized deck that features a hot tub, and rocking chairs, and those spectacular views. A firepit area is located adjacent to the cabin.

The land 14 acres of land on which the cabin sits has so much to offer. The personal pond for the cabin is spring fed and typically stocked with Rainbow Trout. There is also 400 feet of river frontage along the Crooked River. This is the perfect place to fly fish and release a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard. Additionally, there are plenty of trails around the property for hiking, snowshoeing, or riding ATVs.


The Sky Frame Treehouse

Sanford, Maine, United States

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Airbnb Link: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/46544255

The Sky Frame is not your typical A-Frame cabin. Instead of simply building an A-Frame on the ground, these property owners decided to put it up in the air on stilts! The Sky Frame is set over a dozen feet tall which allows for unmatched privacy and views. You will literally be living among the trees. Better yet, the Sky Frame is extremely eco-friendly considering it was built of many reclaimed materials and features ultra-efficient heating, hot water, and insulation. Plans are in the works to make it run on 100% solar energy too! It currently runs on local wind power.

To access the Sky Frame Treehouse, visitors can use the spiral staircase which leads to the front deck and front door. The first room is the living area and kitchen. The space is compact but has everything you will need for a getaway including a stove, fridge, sink, pots, pans, etc. The primariy bedroom is located on the main floor and it features a queen size bed. Another queen bed is located in the loft. Due to the treehouse only being a few months old, everything is extremely clean and updated. As of 2022, the home has about 125 reviews and 4.96/5 stars!

The beautiful interior living space is just half the fun of this Airbnb! Outside, visitors can enjoy a private hot tub and also a firepit area. There is also Littlefield Pond access just a few steps from the home. There is a private dock for visitors which is the perfect place for fishing and swimming. If you’re feeling adventurous, grab a kayak and head out on the water. Staying at The Sky Frame Treehouse will provide you with memories to last a lifetime!


Triangle House

Denmark, Maine, United States

Photo Credit: Airbnb
Airbnb Link: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/23310608

The Triangle House was listed on Airbnb in the summer of 2022 and it has received raving reviews since. As of December 2022, the home has received 14 reviews all rating it a perfect 5 stars! The A-Frame cabin is located in Denmark, Maine and it features everything needed for a getaway. Six guests are able to stay at the cabin thanks to its 4 beds. There is a primary bedroom featuring a queen bed, a second bedroom with 2 twin beds, and a sofa bed in the living room. There is also a wonderful living room featuring a cozy sofa, hanging chair, TV, and dining table setup. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you’ll need to cook and enjoy a meal. Throughout the house, there are updated floors and freshly painted walls. 

There is plenty of fun to be had outside the cabin too. A small porch has a sitting area and wood for the firepit in the backyard. There is also a picnic table which is perfect for outdoor dinning. Additionally, the A-Frame is conveniently located right on the shore of Moose Pond. A canoe is provided by The Triangle House and visitors are welcome to fish and swim right from the shore too. Other attractions can be accessed via a short drive such as Pleasant Mountain for hiking and skiing. Bridgton Main Street is another popular destination as it offers fantastic options for shopping and dining. 


The Maine Frame

Kingfield, Maine, United States

Photo Credit: Airbnb
Airbnb Link: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/33286400

The Maine Frame is another iconic A-Frame Airbnb in Maine. It was listed on Airbnb in 2020 and has since maintained a perfect 5-star rating among its 50+ reviewers. The Maine Frame offers a comfortable yet contemporary approach to camping, combining the charm of rustic accents with the conveniences of modern amenities. The largest bedroom is located on the main level and it features a queen-size bed. There is also a well-equipped kitchen complete with a fridge, oven, microwave, dishwasher, Keurig machine, and more. The living room has a huge couch, comfortable chairs, and an electric fireplace. There are separate reading and dining rooms too along with a new bathroom. Two bedrooms are located upstairs, one with a queen bed and the other with a Twin XL bed, as well as a personal desk area, a huge window with views, and an additional vinyl record player. A recently built standby generator allows for The Maine Frame to offer uninterrupted peace of mind during sporadic power outages.

The Maine Frame is perfectly tucked away in the mountains of the Carrabassett Valley. The cabin is a private getaway with easy access to Sugarloaf Ski Resort, numerous hiking trails, unique local eateries, and multiple lakes and rivers for kayaking in Maine’s Western Mountains & Lakes Region. The cabin features high-speed internet for streaming movies on rainy nights, quick access to Kingfield for food and supplies.


South Twin A-Frame

Millinocket, Maine, United States

Photo Credit: Vrbo
Vrbo Link: https://www.vrbo.com/3034582

The South Twin A-Frame is a wonderful Vrbo A-Frame rental located right on the shores of South Twin Lake in Millinocket, Maine. There are 4 beds in the A-Frame including a large king bed in the primary bedroom along with two twins bed in the second bedroom and a sleep sofa in a common area. The living area on the first floor of the cabin is open and features everything you’ll need during your stay. There are plenty of sofas for relaxing and enjoying the spectacular views of the lake located just steps away. Additionally, there is a compact-kitchen, dinning table set up, and wood-burning stove. 

The outside of this cabin is where it truly shines. Off the living room, there is a large deck featuring ample seating and unobstructed views of the lake. A small dock allows visitors to jump in the water, launch kayaks/canoes/paddleboards, and fish. There is also an oversized wooden patio that stretches around half of the A-Frame with a picnic table, chairs, and a hammock. End your day at the cabin at the firepit while watching the sunset on the lake. 

One of the major benefits of this A-Frame is its proximity to Baxter State Park. The 200,000+ acre state park features spectacular streams, ponds, lakes, and 40 peaks/ridges including the iconic Mount Katahdin (the highest mountain in Maine.) 


Mountain Lake Chalet

Abbot, Maine, United States

Photo Credit: Vrbo
Vrbo Link: https://www.vrbo.com/442003 

The Mountain Lake Chalet is another awesome A-Frame Vrbo in Maine. The home is located right on the shores of Whetstone Pond in Abbot, Maine. Despite being a remote location, the rental offers everything visitors could need. There are 2 bedrooms and 3 beds which allows for 6 people per stay. The main floor features basic living areas including a small kitchen, living room, and dining area. There are wonderful views of the lake from every room and the 3 decks. 

Most of the visitors of the Mountain Lake Chalet enjoy spending as much time as possible outside. The home boasts 3 wonderful decks that offer breathtaking views of the pond. The back deck directly faces the lake and it has a grill, dining area, and chairs. Perfect for relaxing, cooking, and eating. There is also a private dock that is perfect for swimming, fishing, or launching a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard. 

Abbot may seem like a sleepy town, but there is a lot of fun to be had! If you’re feeling adventurous and enjoy the outdoor life, there is no shortage of possibilities. In the summer, hiking, fishing, whitewater rafting, and ATV driving are popular activities. In the winter, guests can cross-country ski and rent snowmobiles. For those looking for more lowkey activities, there are many small towns within easy driving distance that offer a variety of restaurants, gift shops, craft shops, museum, and more.


Conclusion

We hope you enjoyed this blog featuring the best A-Frame cabin rentals in Maine! If you are planning a trip to Maine soon, please check out the GoXplr Maine Map. It features all the greatest places to explore. The map includes waterfalls, lighthouses, covered bridges, historic places, hikes, and more!

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