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Waterfront House with Private Dock and Kayaks

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Last updated: 12/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Somesville house 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

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          May 2015
                          May 23 - May 29, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $200
                          $1,400
                          Early Summer 2015
                          May 30 - Jun 19, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $225
                          $1,500
                          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
                          $250
                          $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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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/26/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          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

                          • Upstairs Sitting Room

                            Upstairs Sitting Room

                          • Full bed

                            Full bed

                          • 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

                          • Handmade Quilts. Queen raised framed air bed.

                            Handmade Quilts. Queen raised framed air 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.

                          $200 - $250 per night (USD)
                          7

                          2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

                          View calendar: Updated 12/26/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2005
                          Speaks: english
                          • Response time: Within 24 hours
                          • Response rate: 83%
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/26/2014
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                          Waterfront House with Private Dock and Kayaks

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