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Frenchman Bay Retreat Near Acadia

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Last updated: 09/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enchanting 3 bedroom waterfront house on 3 acres with beautiful grass and granite shore frontage. There are captivating views from the house, the expansive deck and 2nd floor balcony. Boats are often seen out in the bay and the tidal cove is abundant with wildlife including seabirds and eagles. One becomes instantly captivated by the rhythm of the ebb and flow of tides here in Raccoon Cove on Frenchman Bay. Ideal for a romantic get away, reunion among family & friends, an artist/writer retreat, or family adventure.

House Description- 1st floor: The 1st floor is open and has large glass windows and doors that bring in the surrounding views and natural light. The house has many custom features including the well equipped kitchen with solid granite counters and a vaulted ceiling with a sky light. The laundry room is conveniently located next to the kitchen. The kitchen opens to the dining room and has nice water views and comfortable seating for 6. The dining room opens to the living room which has an entertainment system and beautiful views out to the deck & bay. The 1st floor also has 2 bedrooms with comfy queen beds and a custom seaglass and tile full bath complete with deep tub & shower. There are bamboo floors with radiant heat throughout the house which provides warmth to a cool evening.

House Description - 2nd floor & Amenities: The 2nd floor, 3rd bedroom master suite has a queen bed and a private balcony with wonderful views of the yard and bay. The full bath has a luxurious custom large marble shower and a jetted whirlpool tub which is roomy for 2. Sit out on the balcony or deck with a cup of your favorite beverage and email friends with convenient wireless internet service while taking in the fresh Maine air & breathtaking views.

Amenities include sheets, pillows, blankets, towels, dishes and utensils, pots, pans, paper products, dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven. coffee grinder, drip coffee maker, gas barbecue grill, washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, telephone, satellite TV, stereo system with CD/DVD player, hair dryers, clock radios, games, large whirlpool tub, 1st floor deck with deck furniture, and 2nd floor balcony w/ chairs and table.


Activities: This is kayak paradise. Bring your own boats or rent them here in town and have them delivered to the house. With easy access to the water, you can launch your boats at high tide here at the house, at the 2 beaches here in town or at many other areas nearby.
Acadia National Park, hiking, biking, swimming, beach combing, rock climbing, bird watching, golf, miniature golf, water slide, lumberjack show, scenic plane and glider rides, whale watching, fishing, ride and learn on a fishing boat with 'Diver Ed', kayaking, canoeing, boat rentals and charters, ferry rides to nearby islands, sunset schooner cruise, movie theatres, live theater, classical concerts, live music, museums, zoo, galleries, wineries, breweries, shopping, antiquing, LL Bean Outlet in Ellsworth, libraries, restaurants, pizza and a movie at Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor, popovers at Jordan Pond House, delicious fresh lobster & seafood, goat cheese from local Seal Cove Farm, berries, ice cream, etc...


Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 21 ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    1st floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    1st floor...moreless

  • All bedrooms have queen beds with comfortable mattresses. A twin mattress is also available & can be set up in bedroom 2....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • 1st Floor Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Includes custom vanity & shower with seaglass & tile...moreless

  • Master Bath 2nd Floor: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Includes custom jetted tub & marble shower with room for 2...moreless

  • The 1st floor custom bath has a deep tub & shower with custom sea glass & tile and the antique vanity also has the sea glass & tile detail. The 2nd floor master bath includes a luxurious custom marble shower & separate jetted whirlpool tub which is roomy for 2....moreless


  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    In all of the bedrooms & livingroom...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    In- floor radiant...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Available throughout house & on decks...moreless


  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Great Chefs kitchen fully equipped...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    All paper goods, herbs, spices dish & laundry soap, etc included...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Toaster oven...moreless


  • Balcony:

    Private master bedroom balcony...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Back off living room & side deck off dining room...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    And large perennial gardens surrounding much of the house ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:


  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Front of house...moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool


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from 34 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2015 Autumn Off-Season Rate
Sep 5 - Nov 7, 2015
3 night min stay
2016 Early Summer Rate
Jun 4 - Jul 1, 2016
3 night min stay
2016 Summer High Season Rate
Jul 2 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

2016 utumn Off-Season Rate
Sep 3 - Nov 5, 2016
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 9%


2016 Weekly Rates: $1550 - $2100/wk (discount available for multiple weeks)

2016 Off Season Nightly Rates: $275/night (3 night minimum)

2016 Summer High Season Rate: $2100/week

Includes cleaning fee

$250 refundable security deposit & 1/2 rent required at time of reservation

9% Maine lodging tax & 1/2 rent due 30 days prior to arrival

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Last updated: 09/25/2015
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10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor /Trenton(BHB)
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Bas Harbor
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bar Harbor Golf Course
40 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Marlboro Beach

Car: Recommended

Acadia National Park is the crown jewel of this area and is just 15 miles away. With amazing views, hiking, swimming, rock climbing, kayaking, whale watching, fishing, live entertainment, galleries, shopping and wonderful fresh local food, etc, there is something for everyone. Mount Desert Island has many quaint and charming villages including Bar Harbor, Northeast Harbor, and Southwest Harbor. Blue Hill and Deer Isle/Stonington are nearby and boast wonderful art galleries, restaurants and live music and concerts. The Schoodic Peninsula is 20 miles away and is a beautiful drive with lovely views, fishing harbors and a quieter & spectacular region of Acadia National Park.

Lamoine has 2 beaches on Frenchman Bay with magnificent views of the nearby mountains of Acadia and easy access for boat launching. Lamoine State Park is just a few miles down the road and has a boat launch.

Kids love to swim in nearby Blunts Pond.


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Speaks: english



  • Summer Sunrise

    Summer Sunrise

  • Front & Gardens

    Front & Gardens

  • Back of House & Shoreline

    Back of House & Shoreline

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Full Moon Rising Viewed From Deck

    Full Moon Rising Viewed From Deck

  • Dining Room & View

    Dining Room & View

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bedroom With Queen Bed

    Master Bedroom With Queen Bed

  • Master Bedroom View of Private Balcony & Bay

    Master Bedroom View of Private Balcony & Bay

  • 1st Floor Bedroom 1 With Queen Bed

    1st Floor Bedroom 1 With Queen Bed

  • Bedroom 2 Bay View

    Bedroom 2 Bay View

  • Sailing in the Cove with views of Acadia Mountains

    Sailing in the Cove with views of Acadia Mountains

  • Bay & House Viewed From Yard

    Bay & House Viewed From Yard

  • Garden & Deck

    Garden & Deck

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Living Room View to the Deck & Bay

    Living Room View to the Deck & Bay

  • Dining Room Seats 6

    Dining Room Seats 6

  • Deer Grazing on the Shore

    Deer Grazing on the Shore

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bath & Shower

    Master Bath & Shower

  • Sunrise from Master Balcony

    Sunrise from Master Balcony

  • 1st Floor Bedroom 2 With Queen Bed

    1st Floor Bedroom 2 With Queen Bed

  • Full Moon Rising at Sunset

    Full Moon Rising at Sunset

  • Rainbow Over the Bay- Guest Photo

    Rainbow Over the Bay- Guest Photo

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