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Down East Cottage by the Sea/Ocean/Mountains

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Last updated: 09/22/2014

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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Bar Harbor house description

The best of Coastal Maine! Directly on the lovely rocky coast of Mount Desert Narrows overlooking the mountains of of Acadia National Park. Enjoy your vacation on the waterfront! Sparkling waters greet you each morning. Exceptional views of the water from the living and dining rooms. Enjoy your views while relaxing or dining. Both the Cottage and Moose have views of the water and the woods. WITH THE INCLUSION OF THE MOOSE LODGE, THIS PROPERTY OFFERS 3 BEDROOMS AND 3 FULL BATHS. THIS SEPARATE UNIT OFFERS PRIVACY AND FLEXIBILITY. THIS IS ONLY AN ADD ON AVAILABLE TO THE GUESTS OF THE MAIN COTTAGE. IT WILL NOT BE RENTED TO OTHER PARTIES DURING YOUR STAY.

Your home base is just 18 miles to Acadia and a little further to downtown Bar Harbor. This post and beam style true Maine cottage with all hardwood floors represents the ideal setting for a perfect Maine vacation. Situated on 1.8 waterfront acres in a private community in Lamoine, Maine, one can enjoy the splendors of Acadia National Park, the charm of Bar Harbor, and the convenience of Ellsworth. Enjoy the activities of the day, and then return to the serene waterfront setting for the evening.

Experience hiking, climbing, whale watching, lobster bakes, great shopping and excellent restaurants.

This comfortably and beautifully decorated Maine cottage features hardwood floors throughout, soaring ceilings, two gas fireplaces, magnificent vistas and a stairway to the shore. This is our second home, & is equipped and decorated to provide both comfort and ambiance. Our perfectionist housekeeper who also cleans medical offices, keeps the property sparkling clean.

The cottage has 2 large bedrooms; one with a king bed the other with twins, the loft also has a futon.

Need more room? Include the Moose Lodge adjacent to the barn. Completed in 2006, the charming lodge offers a queen sleeper sofa, gas fireplace & a full bath.

We have 3 kayaks available for your use which can be launched from the property.

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE ARE A NONSMOKING AND NO PET PROPERTY.


Keywords: Oceanfront (Mt. Dessert Narrows,) mountain views, real Maine setting with fabulous views from cottage, private setting with rich green woods, beautiful decor, kayaks, & bikes

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            We like to have families, but only one family at a time. We consider our property upscale, and keep our occupancy number limited. Upstairs are twin bedrooms with bathroom in hallway. There is also a futon in the loft on the second floor. It provides a great place to sit, and read. It also can provide for sleeping. ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            This is our second home, and we are not smokers. We like to have our home as allergen free as possible....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            As this is our second home, and decorated as such, we do not allow pets of any size. We also like to keep our property as allergen free as possible....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Other (See Description)

            BR is cabin w/bath/fireplace/upgraded mattress...moreless

          • King size beds (1) Superior mattress, Queen size Beds (1) In the Moose Lodge there is a queen sleeper sofa with upgraded mattress, Twin or Single Beds (1) Superior mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Upgraded mattress. Located in loft. Sheets in laundry room....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Additional Guest House with bath and queen sofa bed also available upon request. Gas fireplace, separate deck, and water views....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Books for children and adults. Some Maine themed, including cookbooks....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Good selection of board games....moreless

              • Music Library:

                Hugh selection of LPs and CDs...moreless

              • Stereo:

                In dining room which plays vinyl, CDs, and Cassettes. There is also a Ihome radio and pod player in dining room...moreless

              • Television:

                High Definition Flat Screen TV in living room with DVD player....moreless

              • Video Library:

                About 100 DVDs in the library including those shown in the National Park Visitor Center...moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rock Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                We have both a beautiful counter height table for 4 in the kitchen, and a separate dining area with beautiful views of the water that seats 6. View water and wildlife as you dine....moreless

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Clothes Dryer:

                In separate laundry room....moreless

              • Fireplace:

                There are 3 gas fireplaces. One in the living area, one in the kitchen area, and one in the Moose Lodge...moreless

              • Gas Fireplace:

                3 as described in fireplaces...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                3 gases fireplaces and electric strip heating in the main house bedrooms and baths....moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                High thread count sheets, and thick towels!...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Our living room has a beautiful view of the water with comfortable seating, and a flat screen TV for viewing your preview videos of Acadia Park and its history....moreless

              • Parking:

                On property...moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Parking for 2 cars on gravel drive . ...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Washing machine separate laundry room....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                A great coffee maker with permanent filter....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Great cookware, lobster sets, multiple set of dishes, flatware! Food processer, blender, serving pieces, spices. Items for picnics and of course everything, you need to cook lobster, and lobster sets....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Extensive. Multiple sets of dishes including green stoneware, and Maine themed dish sets. Linen napkins, napkin rings, and oil burning candles for your romantic dinners...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Detergent included...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Everything you need! Beautiful eat in kitchen table with view of fireplace. Pass through from kitchen to main dining area.n Mats, linen napkins, gas cooktop, oven, and great views!...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Bicycles:

                2 Mountain bikes for your use....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Has seating for 4 (table and umbrella) and deck chairs. Beautiful view of water. Great green area in which to play....moreless

              • Golf:

                In the area. Kebo near park, and local golf available at guests' expense....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                3 Kayaks available with signed release, and understanding of risk involved. Children may not kayak alone....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Beautiful lawn in front yard, and back. Great for play or relaxing. Professionally landscaped....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
               

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              June 14 -September 6 (Peak Season) $2800 WEEKLY OR LONGER RENTALS ONLY!
              September 6 - October 25 (Fall and Leafing Season) $2600 WEEKLY/LONGER RENTALS ONL
              May 24- June 14 (Spring Season) $2000 WEEKLY OR LONGER RENTALS ONLY
              Arrival time:  4:00 PM.Saturday
              Departure time: 11:00 AM. Saturday NO EXTENSIONS/MUST BE READY FOR NEXT GUESTS
              October 25- May 24: $2000.00
              Additional $300 for MOOSE LODGE.
              Security Deposit $500 Maine Sales Tax 7%(not included)
              

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              Location

              41 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bangor International

              Car: Necessary

              Good discount shopping at Ellsworth's L.L. Bean, Reny's, and Mardens, Maine Lumberjack Show on Route 3, miniature golf, movie theatres, candlestick bowling, lobster museum, sightseeing by air, boats, or free propane buses, nature cruising, sailing aboard the Margaret Todd,art galleries, art and musical festivals, lobster pounds, & more, check at Ellsworth or Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce

               

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              Photos

              • Downeast Cottage!

                Downeast Cottage!

              • Kitchen dining includes beautiful gas wall fireplace

                Kitchen dining includes beautiful gas wall fireplace

              • Master Bedroom on First Floor

                Master Bedroom on First Floor

              • Enjoy beautiful sunsets from YOUR BACKYARD!  Stairway leads to boulder beach/sea

                Enjoy beautiful sunsets from YOUR BACKYARD! Stairway leads to boulder beach/sea

              • Moose Lodge with Gas Fireplace and Full Bath/Beautiful Water View from Deck

                Moose Lodge with Gas Fireplace and Full Bath/Beautiful Water View from Deck

              • Lovely decor, quality mattresses, & 800 threadcount linens.

                Lovely decor, quality mattresses, & 800 threadcount linens.

              • A view of green or water from expansive windows!

                A view of green or water from expansive windows!

              • Beauty meets the eye with every turn

                Beauty meets the eye with every turn

              • Bath in Moose Lodge

                Bath in Moose Lodge

              • Free buses or your car can take you to nearby Northeast or Southwest Harbors

                Free buses or your car can take you to nearby Northeast or Southwest Harbors

              • The entry to your vacation home Downeast!

                The entry to your vacation home Downeast!

              • A deck with table, chairs, & umbrella for your morning coffee or lobster dinner!

                A deck with table, chairs, & umbrella for your morning coffee or lobster dinner!

              • Spiral staircas leading to loft and second bedroom

                Spiral staircas leading to loft and second bedroom

              • Formal dining room with wooded and ocean view

                Formal dining room with wooded and ocean view

              • View from Loft /One of Two Gas Fireplaces/Turn Thermostat for Warmth/Ambiance

                View from Loft /One of Two Gas Fireplaces/Turn Thermostat for Warmth/Ambiance

              • Relax in your yard and enjoy all that is quintessential Maine!

                Relax in your yard and enjoy all that is quintessential Maine!

              • Kayaks await for an adventure on the water with release signing/safety video.

                Kayaks await for an adventure on the water with release signing/safety video.

              • Lovely Decor!

                Lovely Decor!

              • The trees offer you privacy and more green!

                The trees offer you privacy and more green!

              • Practicality of a washer & dryer for your personal laundry! All linens included

                Practicality of a washer & dryer for your personal laundry! All linens included

              • Acadia National Park! A must!

                Acadia National Park! A must!

              • A beautiful place to spend time with your family.

                A beautiful place to spend time with your family.

              • Upstairs. Twin bedroom...Older photo..recently redecorated!

                Upstairs. Twin bedroom...Older photo..recently redecorated!

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              Date last modified - Friday, December 12, 2014

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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Member since: 2007
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 09/22/2014
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              (904) 535-9915 (Florida, USA)

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              Bar Harbor #154605

              2 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

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