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Ashland, Massachusetts
Reviewed October 23, 2016

This is the 4th year in a row my wife and I have stayed here, first it was 3 nights, then 5, then 6 and this time 7 nights. Fantastic, serene, unspoiled location. We brought our own kayaks and paddled on Long Pond every day, going all the way to the opposite end one day, in addition to hiking nearby...

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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough good things any Sarah, Nathan and Chris. They were the most welcoming professional team of people I've had the pleasure of meeting. We were so spoiled throughout our stay, the accommodations were beautiful, the food was amazing and I look forward to going back. A 5 star rating just isn't enough!

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Lewiston, Maine
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Everything about the Lodge and Cabin was terrific! Chef Nate's food was absolutely delicious....the staff - Chris and Sarah were a delight! Our deluxe cabin was perfect and we totally needed to be off the grid! Canoeing the lake was incredible with spectacular foliage. It was our first visit, but we will be back for sure. Thank you Gorman Chairback...

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Pelham, NY
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We stayed in cabin 11, which worked very well for our family of 4 (two adult daughters). Private bath. This lodge is in a beautiful site right on a lake, and we had a great time using their kayaks, canoes and SUPs. The food was really good, the best of all of the many AMC lodges and huts we've stayed...

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Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed August 10, 2016

We had a fantastic time while vacationing at AMC's Gorman Chairback Lodge and Cabins. It was our first visit and it won't be our last. We stayed in one of eight cabins on the lake (Cabin 4) and loved everything about it. Great view, cozy cabin, comfortable bed, cute porch (with two rocking chairs and a handcrafted table) and all...

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York, Maine
Reviewed August 5, 2016

What a great experience! Comfortable cabin, great meals, gracious staff, comfortable camaraderie with other guests, beautiful location for hikes & paddling & such. very, very quiet. My wife & I visited in the summer. We loved everything about it. there was very limited internet access near the office but was ok. otherwise, we were off the grid, so to speak....

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Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in cabin 8, just a few feet from Long Pond. It was an 8 sided cottage that used to be the library. There is a double bed and 2 twin beds. The double bed was very comfortable. The food is terrific and plentiful. One night we had grilled chicken, roasted corn, baked potato and a fresh spinach salad....

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WesternMass.
Reviewed July 23, 2016

It's a long drive to find this gem in the midst of the Maine woods, but well worth it. A former hunting/fishing camp, the Appalachian Mountain Club has fixed up the place and made it wonderful if you love the outdoors. Eight or nine cabins on the lakefront are rustic but comfortable. Three "deluxe" cabins behind them are rustic and...

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Scarborough, ME
Reviewed June 7, 2016

We stayed here on a luxurious overnight while hiking the 100 Mile Wilderness on the AT and it was fantastic (we took two zero's it was so nice and relaxing). Food was great and plentiful, better than the NH huts and the Maine Huts in my opinion. We had a lot of fun chatting with other guests and the very...

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Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

We came to Gorman Chairback Lodge as a family with 4 teenagers over Memorial Day weekend. We stayed in a "deluxe" cabin, meaning it had a bathroom and upgraded spaces from the lakefront cabins. It was perfectly sized for us: a queen bedroom, a bunk room bedroom and futon in the living room. All linens and towels, as well as...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the shore of Long Pond near Greenville, in Maine’s Moosehead Lake Region, and surrounded by 66,000-acres of AMC-owned conservation land, Gorman Chairback is the newest stop on AMC’s popular lodge-to-lodge ski route, as well as a spectacular wilderness destination on its own. Gorman Chairback offers unlimited opportunities for hiking and skiing on 70 miles of AMC-maintained trails, paddling and fishing for native brook trout, or simply enjoying the quiet beauty of the region. Newly refurbished private cabins include queen beds, wood stoves, and gas lamps. Home-cooked meals are served in the main lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gorman Chairback Lodge and Cabins

Address: PO Box 310, Greenville, ME 04441
Location: United States > Maine > Greenville
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Gorman Chairback Lodge And Cabins Maine/Greenville
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“talk to the staff about the various options.”
 of 5 bubbles traveler748, Oct 2, 2016 | Read review
“All the cabins face the lake. Some have more trees in front but you can still see the lake. Cabin 1 & 8 have less trees in front”
 of 5 bubbles RoMayo2016, Aug 10, 2016 | Read review
“Cabins on the lake are great but you have to be willing to use the bathroom and shower at the lodge.”
 of 5 bubbles NancyW856, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
“Discuss your sleeping arrangement needs with reservations staff for the best cabin fit for you.”
  • Mountain Views from Long Pond
  • Gorman Cabins
 of 5 bubbles MikeBarry657, Feb 28, 2016 | Read review
“All cabins are near Long Pond with great views.”
 of 5 bubbles bobcA6223ML, Feb 28, 2016 | Read review
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