Bethel Maine land

Surrounding Area

Merrill Hill EstatesThinking about a spa vacation? How about incorporating star gazing in with that? A brisk walk on a wooded trail to clear your mind? Bethel, Maine offers all of these options and more. Visit for detailed information.

Bethel has been known as a place of healing and respite since the days of Mollyockett, a Native American healer who lived in the Bethel area among the earliest settlers in the 1770's. During the 1800's and 1900's, many wealthy people from the Boston and New York areas enjoyed visiting Bethel,Merrill Hill Estates citing it for its beauty, fresh air, quietness, and lovely village accomodations. Among the wealthy were musicians and creative individuals who saw Bethel as a place that nurtured their imaginative spirits. Most recently, alternative healers have been drawn here. Spa services, including many types of massage and facials, as well as a variety of healing therapies, are available throughout the area at the resorts and at the offices of the practitioners.

Bethel's assets continue to nurture our visitors and residents who draw their strength from natural beauty, fresh air, the starlit sky, wholesome outdoor recreation, neighborliness, and the small-town feeling that is being lost in so many other places. Enjoy the slower pace here. By the end of your vacation, you'll feel rested and rejuvenated. In fact, you might think you found the other end of the rainbow.