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The Birches Resort

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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is a review of the Birches restaurant, not the resort as a whole; we were there for dinner this week. Every table has a pleasant view of Moosehead Lake from the rustic room. Service is eager if inexperienced. Food was moderately good. The large...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

On a recent vacation to Moosehead Lake, we visited The Birches Resort. Although we didn't have the opportunity to stay in their cabins, we ate at their restaurant several times and enjoyed each fabulous meal. Their prices were good and the portions were very large....More

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Reviewed 6 June 2016

Outside of snowmobile season, the prime reason to visit the Birches Resort is the lake. If you can't get out onto the lake for some reason, go someplace more comfortable to sit and enjoy the view. I understand "rustic," because I used to live in...More

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Response from John W, Owner at The Birches ResortResponded 11 June 2016

I am sorry The Birches, did not live up to this travelers expectations. Perhaps if they had been more vocal about these concerns, we could have made their stay more enjoyable. We have 18 cabins and several homes directly on the lake. I live on...More

Reviewed 28 February 2016

We just returned from a fantastic week at the Birches Resort! The resort is everything you expect in northern Maine. Real rustic charm to step back, relax and enjoy life. Everyone there made you feel like old friends. After a long day of snowmobiling, we...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2016

My friends and I are private pilots of small airplanes and every winter we make it a point to visit the Biches. This is our favorite destination for the entire year. John and his entire staff treat us like family! The Birches is a destination...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
USD 20 - USD 395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 20 - USD 395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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kjhaddon
6 October 2016|
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Response from John W | Property representative |
Yes we provide complimentary coffee for the coffee makers in the cabins.
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kjhaddon
2 October 2016|
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Response from Pittsburghsteeler49 |
I have no pictures at all. We did drive in but didn't stay. It looked like there was plenty of parking.
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kjhaddon
25 September 2016|
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Response from John W | Property representative |
Yes we provide complimentary firewood for the wood fired stoves and fireplaces inside the cabins. Campfire wood can be purchased and delivered for outside fires. Outside firewood used to be complimentary, however the... More
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"Lodge rooms are right in the action, private cabins are quieter."
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"adjacent boat dock"
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"If available stay in one of their cabins. Private and fully stocked."
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"The Grandview Cabin is the very best cabin!"
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