Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 950,000 listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Maine Oceanside Cottage

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 06/16/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Owl's Head cottage description

Fully renovated, winterized cottage on beautiful Crescent Beach, Owls Head, Maine. Swimming possible at all tides, and low tide opens onto a magnificent sandy beach. House has wood floors, plastered walls and ceilings, hot water 2-zone oil heat, cable and hi-speed internet access. Upstairs are 1 spacious bath and 2 bedrooms: one with 2 single beds, and a large master bedroom with balcony and ocean-view. An airy, light-filled, allergy-free cottage. Wrap-around porch with railing, flower gardens, and a short path to the top of stairs taking you down to the shore.

Cottage is 10-12 minute drive from Rockland, home to restaurants, galleries, the Farnsworth Art Museum, ferries to North Haven and Vinalhaven, films and summer music. Knox County Airport has direct daily air service to/from Boston and New York. Public tennis courts within 5 minutes drive. Anchorage available, or fish from the local pier. Your base to explore mid-coast Maine.

Keywords: Oceanside Cottage

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Yes, but be aware that the staircase is open format from half-way - which poses a risk for toddlers. Likewise, the stirs to the shore are without railings suited for small children - supervision of toddlers would be essential....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils:

                We cook a great deal at home - and therefore the kitchen is well-stocked....moreless

              • Stove:

                yes, electric ...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                ample dishware...moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                ample cookware...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                0...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Kitchen
              • Oven
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster

              Amenities

              Entertainment

              Communications

              • Telephone:

                Available for out-going local calls only, and incoming calls. Guests use their cells for long-distance calls. ...moreless

              • Internet:

                Hi-speed wireless internet access...moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Golf:

                Samoset Resort and Rockland Golf Club within 10 miles of cottage...moreless

              • Tennis:

                public courts 2 miles away at town office...moreless

              Location & View

              • Ocean View:

                There is one house between us and the beach - my mothers home, but the open lots on either side allows expansive views of the shore on both floors, and the path to the shore runs directly off the kitchen porch. ...moreless

              • Beach View

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Cycling
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Basketball Court
              • Skiing
              • Hiking
              • Antiquing
              • Shelling
              • Miniature Golf
              • Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Cinemas
              • Museums
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 5
              from 1 traveler reviews
              Loading...
               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              High summer
              Jun 28 - Sep 6, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $1,400
              Fall
              Sep 7 - Sep 27, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $1,200

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Tax Rate 7%

              Notes:

              personal check or bank transfer


              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details.
              Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              Last updated: 06/16/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

               

              Owner info

              About the owner: I'm a professor in Michigan, but native of Maine, with multi-generation family ties to the mid-coast area.

              Why the Owner Chose Owl's Head:
              Bought and rebuilt this house in 2001 in order to summer near my extended family.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              Air quality, access to the ocean at all tides, quiet nights with a full dome of stars, and ever-growing cultural venues in nearby Rockland. And the best seafood!


              Contact us

              Speaks: french, german, english

               

              Photos

              • Cottage

                Cottage

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Master bedroom with queen-sized bed

                Master bedroom with queen-sized bed

              • View from the Master bedroom balcony

                View from the Master bedroom balcony

              • Exterior view of the back porch / door

                Exterior view of the back porch / door

              • View from the ocean path

                View from the ocean path

              • View left from the top of the shore stairs

                View left from the top of the shore stairs

              • Carpark

                Carpark

              • Living room (now with large dining table)

                Living room (now with large dining table)

              • View thru kitchen door looking down the ocean path

                View thru kitchen door looking down the ocean path

              • Another view of the master bedroom

                Another view of the master bedroom

              • Back porch

                Back porch

              • Path to ocean from kitchen door

                Path to ocean from kitchen door

              • End of the ocean path - Top of the stairs that take you to the shore

                End of the ocean path - Top of the stairs that take you to the shore

              • View right from top of the shore stairs - this beach is all sand at low tide

                View right from top of the shore stairs - this beach is all sand at low tide

              • Front of the cottage looking back up the driveway

                Front of the cottage looking back up the driveway

              VRBO #190167

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2008.

              Date last modified - Monday, June 09, 2014

              $1,200 - $1,400 per week (USD)
              1

              2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 06/16/14
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Owner
              Email owner

              (734) 709-6571 (Michigan, USA)

              Speaks: french, german, english
              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check, or direct bank transfer. Learn More
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement

              Share this property

              Sharing makes you 30% cooler
                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Enter a subject for your email.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.

              Hi, I'd like to share this property with you.

              http://www.vrbo.com/190167