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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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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property 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.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

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

  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

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

  • Television:

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

  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

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

  • Oceanfront:

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

  • Rural:

    Secluded private setting...moreless

  • Waterfront:

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

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

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

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

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

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

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Two cars...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Pellet Stove - Pellets included...moreless

Kitchen

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full Kitchen with new appliances...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Brand new microwave...moreless

  • Oven

Outside

  • 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
Prime
Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600
Fall
Sep 5 - Oct 23, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,435

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 8%

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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

Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 03/11/2015
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