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Waterfront House with Private Dock and Kayaks

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Last updated: 06/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This popular and charming in-town house is situated on tidal Somes Cove with gorgeous easterly views of Somes Harbor and the mountains of Acadia National Park. Sea kayak (2 provided), canoe, or boat literally from your backyard from the new deck and dock (see photos). A kayaker's dream! The house is right on Main Street in the historic village of Somesville. It has all the amenities. HD flatscreens, high speed internet, and phone. ATTENTION PHOTOGRAPHERS!!! Set up your tripod on the deck and photograph bald eagles,ospreys, and harbor seals working the alewife run in the cove every day. You'll be amazed! The backyard serves as an awesome place to relax and reflect while you watch the tides and enjoy the deck,/dock, and gas grill. Centrally located on MDI, you are only 10 minutes from Bar Harbor, NEH, and SWH. Convenient access to the bus stop for the 'Island Explorer'. Access to Somesville Town Landing. Truly a great place to stay while you enjoy everything in Acadia.


Historic village of Somesville: Located next door to the Somesville Library and and art gallery on Somes Cove.

New Deck, Dock, Gangway and Float: 16'x24' ironwood deck, 30' aluminum gangway, 15'x10' float

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1467 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 double

    ...moreless

  • 1 room with one double bed and one queen , 1 room with one queen

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 2 sea kayaks paddles and life jackets; fans; steam iron; lobster pot; wireless Internet, well water....moreless

Entertainment

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

Theme

  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Oceanfront
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 8 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Summer 2015
Jun 20 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer 2015
Sep 12 - Oct 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$225
$1,500
Peak Leaf Peeping
Oct 3 - Oct 9, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600
Fall 2015 MDI Marathon
Oct 10 - Oct 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$225
$1,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning $65
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

$1200-$1600/week

Rates subject to change without notice.

$200.00 refundable security deposit.

30 day cancellation policy. It's all done through a lease. Call for details and a quote.

Checks accepted. US dollars. No credit cards. A deposit of half the rent books your reservation with the remaining balance due no later than 30 days before your scheduled arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/23/2015
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Location

47 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor

Car: Recommended

Sightseeing; hiking; whale watching; boating; fishing; swimming; restaurants; shopping; theatre; concerts

Other Activities: Theater, Concerts, Whale watching trips

Golf: 3 golf courses on MDI

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1968

About the owner: Summered and lived in this pretty historic village since I was a boy. It's one of the most beautiful places I know of.

Why the Owner Chose Somesville:
Can't beat the location! Million dollar view of the mountains of Acadia National Park. Backyard deck and dock. The kayaking is great!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Photograph bald eagles, ospreys and other wildlife right from the dock. Library and gallery next door. Island Explorer pick up streetside in front of the house.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Waterfront House with Private Dock

    Waterfront House with Private Dock

  • New dock

    New dock

  • Mill Pond Waterfall behind house

    Mill Pond Waterfall behind house

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • Upstairs Sitting Room

    Upstairs Sitting Room

  • Osprey attacking an eagle

    Osprey attacking an eagle

  • Immature eagle with a crab

    Immature eagle with a crab

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise

  • A double!

    A double!

  • Free flight

    Free flight

  • View from master bedroom

    View from master bedroom

  • Somes Cove

    Somes Cove

  • Main St. view

    Main St. view

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master bedroom 1

    Master bedroom 1

  • Full bed

    Full bed

  • This fish has seconds to live

    This fish has seconds to live

  • Blue Heron getting a meal

    Blue Heron getting a meal

  • View out the cove

    View out the cove

  • Gangway to float

    Gangway to float

  • Osprey crashing into the water.

    Osprey crashing into the water.

$225 - $229 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/23/2015
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Waterfront House with Private Dock and Kayaks

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