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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“south twin lake”(26 reviews)
“boat ride”(17 reviews)
“wonderful hosts”(22 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Wheelchair access
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Airport Transportation
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Fitness center
A wonderful Lakeside Bed & Breakfast with breathtaking views of Mt. Katahdin, Maine's highest peak. Rusticated elegance in a natural setting. Winner of the 2007 Governor's Award for Excellence in Accommodations.Winner of YANKEE MAGAZINE'S "Best Mountainside Lodge" for 2014.
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46 Marina Dr, South Twin Lake, Millinocket, ME 04462-6003
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn’t want to leave after a 4 day stay - Rick and Debbie made us feel so at home in their home. They exceed 5 stars in terms of friendliness and hospitality. And If views and natural beauty are important to you, then look...More

Thank Parsleyandsage
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've never spent time in the Katahdin region before, but I went with several friends in June 2018 for a week of hiking and kayaking. The lodge is absolutely beautiful. The region is absolutely beautiful. The innkeepers are very friendly and knowledgeable (and the breakfasts...More

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed 3 night stay with rustic chic accommodations and incredible views of Katahdin from every suite. A great place to stay if visiting Baxter State Park. - spacious suites with double jetted tub in private bath - bountiful breakfast prepared and served by the owner...More

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed February 25, 2018

This was our first visit to the Katahdin region for snowmobiling and our choice of 5Lakes could not have been a better one. Rick and Debbie are fabulous hosts. Rick invited us to join him and Debbie on a group ride the following day which...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed January 30, 2018

We just returned from a wonderful four night stay at 5 lakes lodge. The room was very clean and had a phenomenal view of Mt. Katahdin. Rick and Debbie were great hosts. The daily made-to-order breakfast was delicious and extremely filling (always more than I...More

Thank Michelle G
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Maureen M
January 6, 2017|
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Response from southtwin | Property representative |
Hi, We are 7 miles from the Town of Millinocket. In the area there are at least a dozen places to have dinner and on the way to/from Baxter State Park there are three more dining places. Believe us, food is not an issue... More
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ajjzm
October 26, 2015|
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Response from southtwin | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we have a unit called the Eagle's Nest, It's a two bedroom, two bath unit with one king bed and two queens. Full kitchen too! Trip advisor won't let us give you a link to our website. Just give us a call at... More
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srpeters1
July 27, 2015|
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Response from southtwin | Property representative |
HI, Thanks for your inquiry. Yes, we have two rooms open; Ambajejus and Pemadumcook rooms are both available for the dates requested. You can go to our web site, 5lakeslodge to look at the rooms and to fill out the... More
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"All the rooms (I think there are five) are spectacular, with views of Mt. Katahdin."
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"All rooms have great views."
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"all five rooms have a great view...your choice of extras for a little extra in some of the rooms."
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"I believe all rooms face the lake - nights are cool in northern Maine"
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