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Frenchman Bay Retreat Near Acadia

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Last updated: 08/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Lamoine house 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


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be at least 21 ...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome

          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


          • Television:

            In all of the bedrooms & livingroom...moreless

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


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic


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

          Leisure Activities

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

          local services and businesses

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

          Location Type

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

          sports and adventure activities

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

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Towels Provided:

                In- floor radiant...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Available throughout house & on decks...moreless

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


              • Toaster:

                Toaster oven...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

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

              • Kitchen:

                Great Chefs kitchen fully equipped...moreless

              • Stove
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Freezer
              • Oven
              • Microwave
              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Lobster Pot
              • Stove
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Grill


              • Binoculars
              • Beach Towels
              • Barbecue
              • Wood Deck
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Walkway To Water
              • Porch / Veranda:

                Front of house...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

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

              • Outdoor Grill:


              • Lawn / Garden:

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

              • Balcony:

                Private master bedroom balcony...moreless

              Pool / Spa

              • Whirlpool
              • Whirlpool


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              from 27 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              2014 Autumn Off Season
              Aug 30 - Nov 1, 2014
              3 night min stay
              $250 $250
              Fri, Sat, Sun

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Tax Rate 8%


              *** Returning guests ask about rental rate special pricing ***

              Rates are subject to change

              2014 Weekly Rates: $1550 - $2100/wk ($150 discount for multiple weeks)

              2014 Off Season Nightly Rates: $250night (3 night minimum)

              2014 Off Season Weekly Rate: $1550/wk

              2014 Summer High Season Rate: $2100/week

              Includes cleaning fee

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

              8% Maine lodging tax & 1/2 rent due 30 days prior to arrival

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              Last updated: 08/10/2014
              Check availability
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              21 Unavailable
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              10 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bar Harbor /Trenton(BHB)
              20 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Bas Harbor
              40 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Marlboro Beach
              10 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Bar Harbor Golf Course
              10 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant

              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

              $250 per night (USD)

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 08/10/14
              Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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