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Quiet Setting Close to the Beach, Amusement Park and Nightlifeaction!

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Last updated: 03/24/2015

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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy your Maine vacation in this charming, sunny, spacious cottage just a 10-minute walk (less than 1/2 mile) to Old Orchard Beach's 7-mile beach, amusement park and nightlife. With its peaceful residential setting, Sea Star Cottage offers the best of both vacation worlds: easy access to the beach and entertainment and a quiet place to kick back with plenty of room to relax inside and out.
First floor: large (16'x16') living room with two sliders to deck, queen sleep sofa. Family room with futon (sleeps two); fully applianced kitchen and dining area; laundry closet (washer and dryer), large bathroom with double sinks; and a bedroom (twin bed).
Second floor: large bedroom with queen bed; bedroom with double bed;
study with desk; and the 'pirate's hideaway' - a cozy room for sleeping, reading or games. No smoking inside the cottage.
Outside is a backyard with shade and sun. Two decks offer plenty of space for outdoor dining and entertaining.
Minimum age for adult renters is 25.


Special Events:: July 4 Fireworks on the beach next to the Old Orchard Beach Pier
July 6-8 Annual Greek Heritage Festival, Saco
July 28-August 4 Salvation Army Pier Ministry
Week-long evening entertainment in the Town Square
featuring vocalists, magicians, bilingual speakers,
bands and other entertainment.
August 17-19 24th Annual Beach Olympics
Three days of fun competition, music, displays and a
presentation to benefit Special Olympics of Maine. On the
Beach, in The Square and the surrounding area.
August 19 12th Annual 5k Race
Enjoy a kid's 'fun run' or adult 5k through town with
T-shirts and medals for the kids and other awards for
divisional winners.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 twin/ single

    First Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Second Floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    Second Floor...moreless

  • Living Room: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    First Floor Living Room...moreless

  • Family Room: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    First Floor Family Room - Sleeps 2...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    double sinks...moreless

Other Amenities

  • *Fully furnished, fully equipped kitchen --- *Wireless Internet service --- *Cable TV with DVD player --- *Air hockey table --- *Wrap-around deck, shady yard --- *Inside storage room can accommodate bikes, surfboards, fishing and golf gear --- *Ceiling fans and AC --- *Gas grill --- *Lots of closet space --- *Parking for 4 vehicles --- *Doghouse with line-run --- *Small dogs okay (no puppies) --- *No telephone service...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Autumn
Sep 5 - Oct 17, 2015
5 night min stay
$185
$1,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

A deposit of half the rental fee is due when the reservation is booked. The balance of the rental fee and the $500 security deposit (plus additional pet security deposit of $100/dog if applicable) is due 30 days before the check-in date. Security deposit(s) are fully refundable upon inspection of property at check-out. Security deposit details are in the renter's contract.


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Location

14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland International Jet Port
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
several!
16 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Portland (ferries to islands and Nova Scotia)
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Dunegrass Golf Club
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Old Orchard Beach
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95-Maine Turnpike
0.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
many!
52 Miles
Nearest Ski
Bridgeton (Shawnee Peak)
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Old Orchard Beach

Car: Recommended

- Palace Playland Amusement Park - 10 min. walk from cottage.

- Beaches in Old Orchard (10 min. walk) and in nearby communities.

- Train Station with service to Portland and Boston - 10 min. walk from cottage.

- Fireworks at the beach every Thursday night (late June-Labor Day).

- Weekly Concerts in Town Square every Monday and Tuesday, 7 p.m.

- Shopping/Dining - 20 min. drive to Maine Mall; 12 min. drive to

- Biddeford Crossing - new mall with restaurants and retail stores.

- 10 min. drive to Aquaboggin Water Park, Funtown-Splashtown

- Amusement Park and cinemas in Saco and Biddeford.

Other Activities: shopping, biking, kayaking, canoeing

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Backyard

    Backyard

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Downstairs Twin BR

    Downstairs Twin BR

  • Upstairs study

    Upstairs study

  • Cottage front

    Cottage front

  • Livingroom

    Livingroom

  • Kitchen dining

    Kitchen dining

  • Master BR upstairs

    Master BR upstairs

  • Double BR upstairs

    Double BR upstairs

Minimum stay: 5-7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    9
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 03/24/2015
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