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Last updated: 08/19/2014

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Somesville house description

Built by Daniel Somes, son of the pioneer, the Mount Desert House is of prime historical interest as an early public house on Mount Desert Island located just minutes from the beautiful Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor. Come stay where Thomas Cole, principle artist of the Hudson River School, Frederick Church and hundreds of others have stayed while exploring Mount Desert Island.

Your party will be the only guests of the Inn occupying the entire second and third floor of a wing. The second floor consists of the 'Pawn's Room' full bunk bottom with a single top, connecting bath to the 'Knight's Room' (double). The 'Bishop's Room' (Queen)has its own private bath.

The third floor known as 'The Castle' consists of a large open living area with beamed cathedral ceiling and a completely furnished large kitchen, (ice-maker, microwave, stove, oven, disposal, refrigerator w/cold water) a living room with table and chairs, gas fireplace, king-size day bed, double sleeper, small sleeping loft with queen floor mattress and full bathroom with tub and shower, washer and dryer.

The suite has water and mountain views and a private entrance and balcony.

Comes with all linens, towels, dishes, and kitchen appliances,BBQ grill, three bicycles, canoe, sat tv, private phone line with free local calls, DVD player, flat screen TV.

Hobbie Cat Sail boat available for rent.

Sleeping arrangement: Bedrooms:
Bedroom 1- double bed
Bedroom 2- double bed w/ single bunk on top
Bedroom 3- Queen

Loft- Queen bed w/ room for sleeping bag on floor

Living room- has double pull out couch and a king size day bed (or two twins)

Private off street parking.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                Bishop's Room...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

                Knight's Room...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

                Pawn's Room...moreless

              • Pawn's room has a bunk set up, double size lower with single size top upper. (see photo) Sleeping loft has a queen floor mattress. (platform for sleeping only) Main living room has a sleeper sofa and a king size day bed that is also two twins 1 pack and play crib....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Fire pit with wood available.


                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television


                  • Family
                  • Historic


                  • Arboretum
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Restaurants
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain
                  • Village
                  • Water View
                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Communication / Internet

                      • Fax


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 10 people


                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Private off street parking for guests....moreless

                      • Parking On Street
                      • Shampoo
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Telephone
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Water Cooler
                      • Wireless Internet


                      • Blender
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Grill
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Lobster Pot
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Pantry Items
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster


                      • Balcony
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Bicycles
                      • Boat
                      • Boat With Paddles
                      • Canoe
                      • Child's Swing
                      • Golf Clubs
                      • Kayak / Canoe
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Terrace
                      • Walkway To Water

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional


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                              $1000-$1950/week; *Off-season Specials* Nightly specials

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                              6 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Bar Harbor Trenton

                              Enjoy Acadia National Park 1 mile; sunset /sunrise on Cadillac Mountain 7 miles, swimming on sandy ocean beaches, or your choice of nearby fresh-water lakes .5 miles, hiking, bicycling, canoeing and kayaking, golfing at either Kebo Valley 8 miles, Northeast Harbor 5 miles , or Southwest 5 miles., live theater at Acadia Repertory Theater less then half a mile down the street or in Bar Harbor 8 miles, miniature golf, whale watching, glider rides, close to the Bar Harbor Airport, restaurants, and as always shopping. We are located right in the middle of the island for easy access to all your adventures.


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                              • Mount Desert House

                                Mount Desert House

                              • Hobbie Cat: Available for rent

                                Hobbie Cat: Available for rent

                              • Bishop Bath

                                Bishop Bath

                              • Garden


                              • Ponds Room

                                Ponds Room

                              • Back Lawn

                                Back Lawn

                              • Garden


                              • Drive


                              • View


                              • Fun for Kids

                                Fun for Kids

                              • Knights Room

                                Knights Room

                              • Bishop's Room

                                Bishop's Room

                              • Mount Desert House

                                Mount Desert House

                              • Castle


                              • Kitchen


                              • Back Lawn

                                Back Lawn

                              • Mount Desert House

                                Mount Desert House

                              • Garden


                              • Jordan Pond

                                Jordan Pond


                              3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 10

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                              Member since: 2009
                              Speaks: english
                              • Calendar last updated: 08/19/2014
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