Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Franklin getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Franklin with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city is well-known for its shopping and restaurants. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Franklin

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Franklin has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wild Acadia Fun Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Kisma Preserve (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Bar Harbor Whale Watching (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Kebo Valley Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Northeast Harbor Golf Club (22 mi / 35.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Franklin

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Franklin is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tidal Falls (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Birdsacre Sanctuary (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Indian Point (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Shore Path (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Agamont Park (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Village Green (16.2 mi / 26 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Franklin

The nearest airport is in Bar Harbor, ME (BHB-Hancock County - Bar Harbor), located 14 mi (22.5 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Bangor, ME (BGR-Bangor Intl.), which is 32 mi (51.4 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Franklin?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 621 holiday rentals around Franklin. From 341 Houses to 192 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Franklin is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Franklin?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Franklin:

  • Hall Quarry: 39 holiday homes
  • Bass Harbor: 282 holiday homes
  • Northeast Harbor: 265 holiday homes
  • West Tremont: 36 holiday homes
  • Town Hill: 30 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Franklin?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Franklin. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • St. Saviour's Church: 1,248 holiday rentals
  • Ellsworth Public Library: 1,145 holiday rentals
  • Acadia National Park's Visitors Center: 1,265 holiday rentals
  • Downeast Scenic Railroad: 1,131 holiday rentals
  • Wild Mountain Man Ray's Chainsaw Show: 1,194 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Franklin listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Franklin?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 341 Houses in Franklin. Our other popular types of Franklin holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 192 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 192 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 192 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Franklin?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Franklin. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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