Rustic Tent Farmstay on an Idyllic Property in Appleton, Maine

Appleton, Maine (United States)

Rustic Tent Farmstay on an Idyllic Property in Appleton, Maine

Tented Cabins
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Pets allowed

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Description

  • Children allowed (2-12 years old)
  • Pets allowed
  • Barbecue
This rustic glamping tent is located on a working farm in Appleton, Maine, and can accommodate up to four guests. The tent features a comfortable queen-size bunk bed, a sun shower.

A portable camp toilet is included, which is a wooden box with a seat that has a bucket inside. The hosts were inspired by the bathrooms on NASA spaceships when creating these camp toilets. Before use, guests must line the bucket with a CleanWaste bag that is provided by the hosts, or a similar plastic bag. After use, the bag must be tied up and placed in the trash.

Outside, glampers will enjoy a front porch with Adirondack chairs and a fire pit on the front lawn. The campsite also comes with a camp table, camp benches, a wood stove, a campfire grill, grill tongs, and a water carrier. Linens and towels are provided.

Features

  • Queen-size bed
  • Parking
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Picnic area
This rental site comes complete with a fire pit, a camp grill, and the necessary tongs and cleaning brush. The tent has a wood-burning stove, and for added sleeping space, the hosts provide a dome tent. They also provide guests with a water carrier, and there are Adirondack chairs for the deck. Glampers have access to a sun shower.

The tent also comes with a portable camp toilet, which is a wooden box with a seat that has a bucket inside. The hosts were inspired by the bathrooms on NASA spaceships when creating these camp toilets. Before use, guests must line the bucket with a CleanWaste bag that is provided by the hosts, or a similar plastic bag. After use, the bag must be tied up and placed in the trash.

Guest Services

This campsite offers several special services and optional add-ons for an additional fee. Glampers staying one week or longer can reserve a farm dinner or lunch made from local farm ingredients. Vegetarian options are also available. The farm also offers firewood, fresh eggs, and bacon for purchase, as well as sheets, comforters, and pillows for rent.

Location + Surroundings

Terrain
  • Forest
  • Lake
  • River, stream or creek
This rustic tent accommodation is located on a peaceful farm in Appleton, Maine. Tucked away next to the edge of the forest, the tent is situated just a short walk away from the farm's wood pastured pigs and barnyard with horses, donkeys, chickens, goats, and lambs. The farm also features an 80-year-old cider orchard within walking distance from the tent along a lovely trail. At nearby Mill Pond, glampers will find a wonderful place to relax, canoe, kayak, and watch the local wildlife. The surrounding area is also home to several scenic hiking trails, bicycle paths, boating areas, and local dining options. Located about an hour and a half northeast of Portland, Maine, this unique tent offers the perfect destination for a relaxing and fun-filled farm getaway.

Activities

  • Swimming
  • Hiking
  • Water sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Wildlife watching
  • Golfing
  • Feeding animals on-site

Glampers at this unique accommodation will enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities to choose from during their stay in Appleton. On the farm, guests can relax around the campfire pit or visit the horses, goats, pigs, chickens, lambs, and donkeys in the nearby barn and pastures. Glampers can also enjoy a peaceful walk along the scenic trail leading through an apple orchard down to a babbling brook. Nearby Mill Pond also offers a wonderful spot to spend the day kayaking, canoeing, wildlife viewing, or just relaxing beside the water. Other popular activities in the surrounding area include hiking, cycling, boating, golfing, swimming, fishing, and visiting local restaurants, farmers markets, wineries, and distilleries.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: From 12:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

Additional fees and taxes apply and are subject to change.

Guests are not allowed to feed the farm animals without supervision.

Dogs are permitted with prior approval from the host. Guests are politely asked to clean up after their four-legged friends.

Glampers should ensure the grill has been cleaned with the provided equipment.

The tent should be zipped up and clean before departure, and any trash should be taken to the designated area.

Guests should pack away the dome tent if it has been used.

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