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Last updated: 08/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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.

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain
                  • Village
                  • Water View
                  • Waterfront

                  local services and businesses

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

                  sports and 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

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          forms of payment

                              • Accept Credit Card

                              house cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional


                                  Write a review 4.8
                                  from 5 traveler reviews
                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  2014 Fall
                                  Sep 7 - Oct 18, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Additional information about rental rates


                                  • Pet Fee $100
                                  • Tax Rate 8%


                                  $500 deposit upon signing the lease; the remainder due upon arrival.

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                                  Last updated: 08/19/2014
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                                  6 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Bar Harbor Trenton

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                                  Speaks: english


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                                  View calendar: Updated 08/19/14
                                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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