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Coveted Bay View Street! Just Steps to Village,Shops&Beach

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Bay View Cottage is a darling village home w/ great charm, amenities & LOCATION!

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Last updated: 08/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Camden house description

Gorgeous village home on the best street in town. Attractively furnished. Easy stroll to town shops, restaurants, and harbor. Public Beach is just steps away. Home features many charming details as it was once a ship builder's boarding house. The 1st floor offers a custom kitchen with professional Viking range, slate and butcher block counters, island 'bar' area with stools, attractive dining area with bay window with seating for 8, cozy living room, bath with glass tile shower and laundry.

The 1st floor also features a glorious front porch to watch the world go by as well as a private back deck area with BBQ grill and outside table area. 2nd floor features 4 bedrooms all with much charm and character 3 bedrooms have vintage marble sinks and one has a beautiful wall mural. There is also a full bath on the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor finished attic serves as a bonus room for additional guest use, complete with twin and queen futon. This is an excellent location for your visit to Camden. Relax, Renew and Enjoy!

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Concierge
          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Cute rooms for kids and 3rd floor bonus room with twin bed and futoon--perfect for kids....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            We like pets but let's discuss more....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Really nice with butcher block counters and Viking Range and stainless appliances...moreless

          • Dining:

            Nice antique table with seating for 6 +....moreless

          • Stove:

            Viking gas range--commercial grade...moreless

          • Oven:

            Viking gas oven--commercial grade...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Very well appointed kitchen....moreless

          • Child's Highchair
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Babysitter
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • House is just steps to the only beach in town. House is equipped with iPod dock. You cannot beat the location....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Games
              • Books
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library
              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Free Long Distance

              Outdoor Features

              • Boat:

                Boats trips available nearby on public Landing...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                Yes--front porch and back deck...moreless

              Theme

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

              Location & View

                  • Village:

                    This property sits on Bay View street literally 2 blocks from downtown and 1 block to the beach. An ideal location....moreless

                  Activities

                  • Museums
                  • Hunting
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Tennis
                  • Cycling
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Swimming
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Fishing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Skiing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Laundromat
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Cinemas
                  • Restaurants
                  • Library
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Live Theater
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Shelling
                  • Antiquing
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shopping
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Sledding
                  • Fitness Center
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Racquetball
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Christmas 2013
                  Dec 20 - Dec 27, 2014
                  8 night min stay

                  $2,500
                  flat fee
                  Thanksgiving 2015
                  Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
                  8 night min stay

                  $2,500
                  flat fee
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,500 $10,000
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Pet Fee $75
                  • Property Damage Protection $49
                  • Tax Rate 8%

                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                  Last updated: 08/09/2014
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                  Location

                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Owls Head
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Laite Beach
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  The Waterfront Restaurant
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Camden Snow Bowl
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Samoset Golf Course
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Francine

                  Car: Recommended

                  Camden Maine is truly the perfect vacation spot! Located on the gorgeous Penobscot Bay come enjoy all the Coast of Maine has to offer. Fantastic food, live theater, outdoor sports, sailing, paddle boarding, beaches, mountains. Nearby Rockland is home to some of the states finest galleries and our own Farnsworth Museum and Wyeth center. Camden also makes a fine central location, a easy days drive to Acadia, Bar Harbor, Boothbay and Portland. Our house is located walking distance to town and the only sand beach in Camden!

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2001

                  About the owner: I grew up in Camden on Bay View Street, and was lucky enough to return with my husband to raise our four children in Maine. My husband is a Real Estate Broker here in town and we are both very active in our community. Camden is a truly special spot and we believe whether this is your first visit or your 100th, it won't be your last! We work very hard to make your stay enjoyable, we are accessible…you may run into us at Boyton Mckay or having a snack on the deck of the Waterfront. We hope to see you soon!

                  Why the Owner Chose Camden:
                  Situated on one of Camden's premier streets, just up from the Camden Yacht Club. Bay View Cottage is an easy walk to town and to the beach, just up from the playground at Montessori school and the YMCA. The house has a wonderful feel and with all the updates it is sure to become a favorite with visitors.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Bay View Cottage has a great front porch! Come sit a while and let the magic of Camden take over.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  • Bay View Cottage is a darling village home w/ great charm, amenities & LOCATION!

                    Bay View Cottage is a darling village home w/ great charm, amenities & LOCATION!

                  • Entry with handsome basket weave wainscotting.

                    Entry with handsome basket weave wainscotting.

                  • Dining are with antique table and seating for 6 + .

                    Dining are with antique table and seating for 6 + .

                  • Lovely bar area with stools. A fabulous entertaining and cooking kitchen!

                    Lovely bar area with stools. A fabulous entertaining and cooking kitchen!

                  • Living Room--a cozy spot for reading, conversation or TV/Movie watching.

                    Living Room--a cozy spot for reading, conversation or TV/Movie watching.

                  • 2nd view of master bedroom with closet and chaise lounge.

                    2nd view of master bedroom with closet and chaise lounge.

                  • Guest bedroom with custom painted wall mural and full bed

                    Guest bedroom with custom painted wall mural and full bed

                  • Full bath with subway tile and glass shower door, hardwood floors.

                    Full bath with subway tile and glass shower door, hardwood floors.

                  • Exterior of home with parking in front for up to 3 cars.

                    Exterior of home with parking in front for up to 3 cars.

                  • Front Porch - for relaxing, catching up, people watching....

                    Front Porch - for relaxing, catching up, people watching....

                  • Gourmet kitchen, viking range, beautiful slate bar and butcher block counters

                    Gourmet kitchen, viking range, beautiful slate bar and butcher block counters

                  • Exterior side view of home showing bay window area on 2nd floor and driveway.

                    Exterior side view of home showing bay window area on 2nd floor and driveway.

                  • Back deck with grill and outside dining and relaxing area.

                    Back deck with grill and outside dining and relaxing area.

                  • Master Bedroom with queen bed and chaise lounge

                    Master Bedroom with queen bed and chaise lounge

                  • Guest bed room with twin bed and neat marble sink.

                    Guest bed room with twin bed and neat marble sink.

                  • Guest bedroom with queen bed.

                    Guest bedroom with queen bed.

                  • Third Floor bonus room, twin bed and high quality queen futon

                    Third Floor bonus room, twin bed and high quality queen futon

                  • Bay View Cottage--a wonderful spot to base your trip from.

                    Bay View Cottage--a wonderful spot to base your trip from.

                  VRBO #206561

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                  This listing was first published here in 2008.

                  Date last modified - Friday, June 20, 2014

                  $2,500 per week (USD)
                  15

                  5 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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