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Secluded Home Offers Water Access, Stunning Harbor and Island Views

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Tree House from driveway. Bungalow is on the left!

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Last updated: 08/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Somesville house description

Unusual architectural design with a large deck overlooking a protected harbor and a private island. The property is separated into the main house and the bungalow. The main house has one bedroom with a double bed, one bedroom with a bunk bed, one full bathroom, and a large room the incorporates the full kitchen, a dining table and a sitting area with a couch and a TV. There is also a working pellet stove perfect for Spring and Fall visitors The Bungalow has two twin beds (which can be pushed together) a sitting area and a full bathroom. The structures are conected by large deck with built in seats. The house is built on a slope so when your sitting on the deck you feel like your in the trees, thus, The Treehouse!

Extremely quiet surroundings, at end of a long drive belonging to Green Island. You'll have access to a launch area at the end of the drive to put in a kayak or canoe. The area is perfect for paddling around and exploring. There are two small islands to visit for a picnic or a swim, a colony of seals to watch (please try to respect their space) and if your lucky Bald Eagles and Opreys nesting and hunting in the area. This side of Mount Desert is often sunny when other parts are fog bound. The water is warmer here and more calm. Perfect for Kayaks and canoes.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered:

                Dogs are welcome as long as they are not aggressive and are under control. There is no fenced in area so it is important that you be confident that your dog will stay close by when they are outside. There will be an an additional cleaning fee of $50. That said, we love dogs and our dog would love the company....moreless

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible
              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

              • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

                Laundry machine in room, Good for kids...moreless

              • Bungalow: 2 twin/ single

                Bungalow connected by deck. Beds can be converted one King...moreless

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                New queensize mattress...moreless

              • The main house and the bungalow are within 20 feet of each other and are connected by a large deck....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • The house may be unsuitable for very small children because deck is high. ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Television:

                    Brand new 32' HDTV. Reception is poor to non-existant but the DVD player works great....moreless

                  • Games:

                    Good selection of cards, board games and puzzles for rainy days....moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Video Library
                  • Books

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Tourist Attractions
                  • Adventure
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Festivals
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Waterfalls

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Bird Watching
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Whale Watching

                  local services and businesses

                  • Fitness Center
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Babysitter

                  Location Type

                  • Waterfront:

                    This unique property sits on the rocks with wide decks overlooking a small inlet....moreless

                  • Oceanfront:

                    Great access to and views of the Northwest Harbor of Blue Hill Bay ...moreless

                  • Ocean View:

                    Incredible view of a secluded harbor protected by a small private island....moreless

                  • Rural:

                    Secluded private setting...moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Sailing

                  Arrival Day

                      • Saturday

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                          Dining

                          • Dining:

                            Dining are next to huge picture window overlooking woods and water....moreless

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 6 people

                          General

                          • Internet:

                            MiFi - 4G LTE and works well...moreless

                          • Wood Stove:

                            Pellet Stove - Pellets included...moreless

                          • Living Room:

                            Couch, reading chair, Scandinavian Architecture with African Motif...moreless

                          • Heating
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Parking:

                            Two cars...moreless

                          • Towels Provided
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Telephone
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Included

                              Kitchen

                              • Kitchen:

                                Full Kitchen with new appliances...moreless

                              • Oven
                              • Blender
                              • Ice Maker
                              • Lobster Pot
                              • Pantry Items
                              • Stove
                              • Cooking Utensils
                              • Coffee Maker
                              • Toaster

                              Outside

                              • Wood Deck
                              • Walkway To Water
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              September - $1300/week
                              Sep 6 - Oct 3, 2014
                              7 night min stay

                              $1,500
                              October
                              Oct 4 - Oct 25, 2014
                              7 night min stay

                              $1,300
                              My Standard Rate
                              7 night min stay

                              $1,435

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                              • Pet Fee $50
                              • Tax Rate 7%

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                              Calendar

                              Last updated: 08/26/2014
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                              Location

                              8 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Bar Harbor Airport
                              Somesville
                              Nearest Beach
                              Kayak Beach on Property

                              Car: Necessary

                              The main attraction of the Treehouse is its seclusion, its incredible views and its private access to the Western Bay. You'll have a access to a private launch area where you can launch kayaks, swim or lay in the sun. The kayaking in the area is relatively protected and among the best in the area. Western Bay is one of the 'go to' spots for for many of the kayak guides in the area. Alternatively, You are within an easy drive of all the MDI towns and the attractions of Acadia National Park. Southwest Harbor (7 miles) has good restaurants, a superb grocery and wine store, a supermarket, a bakery and a lovely harbor. Bar Harbor is larger and always busy. The stores, restaurants and bars stay open late. Acadia National Park is all over the island and offers incredible hiking, the carraige trails, the Park Loop Road, Jordan Pond House, Thunder Hole etc. etc. There are ponds nearby for fresh water swimming or fishing, kayak rentals nearby, and even riding stable in the park offers horses for hire. Golf and tennis in are available in Southwest Harbor and Bar Harbor and there are professional gardens to visit in Northeast Harbor. Whether you chose to spend the day kayaking in your back yard or exploring Mount Desert Island at the end of the day you'll return to the peace tranquility of the Treehouse down Green Island Lane.

                               

                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 1971

                              About the owner: Scott and Susan live at the top of the hill. If you have any questions they will do their best to help.

                              Why the Owner Chose Somesville:
                              This property is perfect for one couple looking for a romantic getaway, two couples who want to vacation together but have a little seperation or a family. Well behaved dogs are always welcome.

                              The Unique Benefits at this House:
                              The Treehouse is quiet and peaceful, the views are incredible, the architeture is unique and it's a kayakers paradise. A truly great place to explore Acadia and MDI.


                              Contact us

                              Speaks: english

                               

                              Photos

                              • Tree House from driveway.  Bungalow is on the left!

                                Tree House from driveway. Bungalow is on the left!

                              • Tree House deck

                                Tree House deck

                              • Master bedroom

                                Master bedroom

                              • Single bedroom

                                Single bedroom

                              • Well behaved doggie enjoying the deck

                                Well behaved doggie enjoying the deck

                              • New TV and DVD player.

                                New TV and DVD player.

                              • Entrance to Tree House

                                Entrance to Tree House

                              • Tree house living room, dining, taken from kitchen

                                Tree house living room, dining, taken from kitchen

                              • Inside of bungalow set of with twin beds.  They can converted to a King.

                                Inside of bungalow set of with twin beds. They can converted to a King.

                              • Deck taken from Bungalow

                                Deck taken from Bungalow

                              • Bungalow entrance

                                Bungalow entrance

                              • New kitchen appliances

                                New kitchen appliances

                              • Deck overlooking woods & water

                                Deck overlooking woods & water

                              $1,300 - $1,500 per week (USD)
                              2

                              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 6

                              View calendar: Updated 08/26/14
                              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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