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Spectacular Sunset-Ocean Views Overlooking Scenic Bass Harbor

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Front view of McKinley House

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

McKinley House is located in the quiet fishing village of Bass Harbor on Mount Desert Island on the beautiful coast of Maine. Hiking, bicycling, boating, golfing, antiquing and museums abound. Acadia National Park is at our back door, only 3 miles away. The hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor is only 20 minutes away, with lots of shopping, restaurants, whale watching boats and Acadia National Park offerings.

Perched above Bass Harbor, nestled in the trees, McKinley House offers spectacular sunset and ocean views. It is conveniently located in the Acadia National Park area - Swans Island Ferry terminal and complimentary Island Explorer shuttle bus to all Acadia National Park destinations are adjacent. Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse is also within walking distance. McKinley House is quiet and secluded vacation living on the 'quiet side' of Mount Desert Island. Only 20 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor and around the corner from Acadia National Park. Four bedrooms and two baths, with floor to ceiling picture windows affording scenic views of the ocean and an extra large deck across the front.

FRESH LOBSTER DELIVERED TO YOU AT MCKINLEY HOUSE: with two days notice, live lobster or hot steaming lobster.

Keywords: Private, quiet, Coastal Maine, Acadia, Mount Desert Island ,Ocean and Harbor View

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    We are proud to offer a smoke free environment....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pets welcome with prior approval. Extra large lawn in the front. Pet friendly deck is completely enclosed with heavy duty wire from floor to rail....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    main level...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    lower level...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    main level...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    lower level...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Spectacular Sunset and Ocean Views...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and Dryer located in bathroom...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen with skylight and view of the ocean and sunsets....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas range...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck is completely enclosed from floor to rail, with heavy duty wire....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sept, Oct.
Aug 29 - Oct 17, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,350

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $193 Nightly

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,050

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $150 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

DISCOUNTED RATES FOR TWO GUESTS:

May $1050.00

June, Sept, Oct. $1050.00

July, Aug. $1495.00

October $1050.00


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Dry Dock, Southwest Harbor
0.01 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Swans Island Ferry
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Causeway Club
0.01 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Maine-ly Delights, Seafood, Ocean view
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Echo Lake Sand Beach, Acadia National Park

Car: Recommended

Acadia National Park is at your back door.

Bass Harbor Lighthouse within walking distance.

Watch lobster boats come and go while relaxing on your deck.

Hiking, biking, walking, kayaking, endless outdoor activities.

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front view of McKinley House

    Front view of McKinley House

  • Spectacular sunset view and lobster boats from McKinley House deck.

    Spectacular sunset view and lobster boats from McKinley House deck.

  • Large dining room with seating for 7.

    Large dining room with seating for 7.

  • Large living room with knotty pine walls and ceiling.

    Large living room with knotty pine walls and ceiling.

  • Beautiful trees and lawn in front.

    Beautiful trees and lawn in front.

  • Large sloping lawn in front.

    Large sloping lawn in front.

  • Deck across the front of both the main level and lower level.

    Deck across the front of both the main level and lower level.

  • Sunset looking up into Bass Harbor with Acadia mountains in background.

    Sunset looking up into Bass Harbor with Acadia mountains in background.

  • Extra large living room with vaulted ceiling and glass front for ocean view

    Extra large living room with vaulted ceiling and glass front for ocean view

  • King size master bedroom

    King size master bedroom

  • Curl up in front of the Gas fireplace during Maine's cool evenings.

    Curl up in front of the Gas fireplace during Maine's cool evenings.

  • Large sloping lawn in front.

    Large sloping lawn in front.

  • U shaped kitchen with skylight and views of the ocean and sunsets.

    U shaped kitchen with skylight and views of the ocean and sunsets.

  • Kitchenette and TV/Living room in the lower level.

    Kitchenette and TV/Living room in the lower level.

  • Schooners can frequently be seen mooring in the harbor for the night.

    Schooners can frequently be seen mooring in the harbor for the night.

  • Fog rolling in to Bass Harbor

    Fog rolling in to Bass Harbor

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 08/28/2015
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