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Cozy Cottage on Hancock Point in Acadia

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Last updated: 08/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our cozy, rustic pine cottage is surrounded by forest and field on Hancock Point. The cottage is surrounded by trees pastures and blueberry fields. The cottage is within easy walking distance of the shore. We are located in Hancock, Maine, halfway between Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park at Schoodic Point. The secluded location is close to the village of Hancock in an excellent area for hiking biking, kayaking or berry picking. Step out the door and take a peaceful, ten-minute walk to Jellison Cove on Frenchman's Bay or explore the nearby woods and fields. See ''more details'' below for prices.

Please call or write for availability. Calendar is not updated. Other cottages available.
Prices on this website are subject to change. The prices immediately below are the updated, true prices for 2015.

Weekly prices, Saturday to Saturday in high season
Partial weeks available in Spring and Fall

• May 1 through May 22: $495
• May 23 through June 19: $595 or Couple's Week Special $545, ask for details
Memorial Day weekend, $159 per night
• Last full week in June, June 20 through 26: $695
• June 27 through July 3: $795, Couple’s week Special, $695, ask for details.
• July 4 through August 21: $1095
• August 22 through September 25: $695
Couple's Week Special, August 29 through September 25: $645, ask for details
Labor Day Weekend, $159 per night
• September 26 through October 23: $565
Columbus Day weekend, $159 per night

Weeks in the Cottages are generally Saturday to Saturday in high season with no extra cleaning fee. Other arrival and departure days can possibly be arranged and will sometimes involve a cleaning fee of $50.
Holiday weekend rates and partial weeks apply to groups of 4 or families. Larger adult groups add $25 per person per night.
Add 8% Maine lodging tax.

Call or write to confirm prices and availability

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Crate trained pets are permitted with an additional fee of $75 per week, $50 per partial week. Ask for pet policy. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Bunks...moreless

  • The cottage sleeps 2 couples comfortably as well as families of up to 7 members or groups of friends. There are 3 bedrooms....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • The bathroom is clean and comfortable with a combination tub/shower

Other Amenities

  • The cottage is fully furnished and provided with a simple and complete kitchen, a snug combination living dining area, 2 bedrooms downstairs, one with a double bed and one with 2 bunks, plus a large sleeping loft upstairs with a queen size bed, a twin size bed and a TV. The cottage sleeps up to 7 people. There is a large picnic table and a gas grill on the covered porch. We will supply a radio, a telephone for local calls, a television and DVD player for viewing movies, alarm clock, all bed linens and towels, gas grill, washer and dryer, ironing board and iron. There is a fireplace woodstove and firewood is provided....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Lots of books...moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • Games For Kids
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Pretty good selection and there is a library on the Point. ...moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Small dining area with table for 6 or more in a pinch. More room at picnic table on porch. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood stove with glass window...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Internet:

    Free wifi. Password accessible. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Combo living dining area...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    Parking for 2 cars...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Please bring detergent...moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Lots of cooking utensils on premises. If you need something that isn't here, I may have it at my house and you can borrow it!...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Well stocked, fully functional kitchen...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Nice covered porch with picnic table. Grill just off porch....moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day week/weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$159
Fri, Sat, Sun
$695

Discounts: 3 nights or more: $55 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Late Summer
Sep 7 - Sep 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$139 $139
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$695

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $99 Nightly

Early Fall
Sep 26 - Oct 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$113
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$565

Discounts: 3 nights or more: $81 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Columbus Day Weekend
Oct 9 - Oct 11, 2015
3 night min stay
$159 $159
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Oct 12 - Oct 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$113
$565

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $81 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

Weekly rate for 4 adults or FAMILIES. Larger adult groups, $100/week per extra person

May 23-June 19, Aug. 29-Sept 25, $50 discount available for couples, ask for details

Holiday and weekend rates apply to groups of 4 or families. Larger adult groups, $25 per night per extra person

Cleaning fee $50 added for some partial weeks or long weekends

Crate trained pets $75/week, $50 for partial weeks

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Deposits of half the total price are required at the time the reservation is made. Checks may be sent, no credit cards at this time.

Please talk to owner for accurate quote. Price quotes on this site are estimates, may go up or down.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor
13 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ellsworth
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Hancock
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rte. 1
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Crocker House
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Carter's Beach

Car: Necessary

Enjoy the beauty of coastal Maine. Bike to the Frenchman Bay Nature

Conservancy where you can hike, kayak, or picnic. Or bike to Carter's Beach on the Point and stop at the smallest Post Office in the U.S. on the way.

Drive to nearby Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island (40

minutes) or to Acadia National Park on Schoodic point (about 25

minutes in the opposite direction) and enjoy the quintessential Maine

coastal villages along the way. Shop or go to the movies in Bar Harbor

(45 minutes) or Ellsworth (20 minutes).

The little town of Hancock, Maine boasts some fabulous fine dining

restaurants (Crocker House, Le Domaine), and several more modest

restaurants with great local and ethnic offerings. Or just eat in, on

the cottage's covered porch and enjoy a peaceful evening watching the

sun set and listening to bird song.

Pick Maine blueberries and blackberries right outside the cottage door

in July and August. Bike rentals, kayak/canoe rentals, and guided

tours are available nearby. For swimming, boating, hiking, and

mountain climbing, visit Maine's Public Reserve lands on pristine

Donnell's and Flanders ponds. Tennis courts and sailing lessons are

available not far from the cottage, by prior arrangement. Also riding

lessons, a public beach and a quaint summer library are within easy

biking distance.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: I live Hancock Point, on the 7 acre property pictured here, with my partner Randy. Hancock Point is a peninsula that is almost an Island if you look at the map. The ocean is not far away in any direction. We live in my farmhouse in the winter and in my cottage, Sunflower Cottage in the summer, where visitors can find me most of the time if they need me. I work as a Spanish interpreter for hospitals and clinics (in addition to renting, maintaining and cleaning the cottages and farmhouse!). Randy and I garden and maintain the property together and we really enjoy having people from other parts of the country, and even the world, come here and experience the beauty of the place we get to live in all the time.

Why the Owner Chose Hancock:
This is a unique place. You can come here to unwind and enjoy nature, but you will not be far away from all the attractions of Bar Harbor and livelier venues. We are situated between Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island and the other less well known, but incredibly beautiful part of Acadia on Schoodic Point at Winter Harbor. This allows visitors to easily spend time in both spots while enjoying an accommodation that is a little lower priced than those in Bar Harbor. The property is also near the Public Reserve Lands at Donnell's Pond, which are as beautiful as Acadia and less well known. If you hike up Schoodic Mountain in the middle of the week and then finish up at the beach on for a swim, you will think you have found heaven on earth and you won't be sharing it with very many people if any. Randy and I really enjoy what we do and we want you to have a great experience here and are willing to do whatever is needed to make that happen.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This large property includes 2 cottages and a farmhouse, so if you are having a family reunion or just want some privacy when traveling with family, you can rent two cottages and or the farmhouse. Many big families have enjoyed this option. We've had afternoon softball games in the field and big cookouts on the farmhouse deck at night. The only downside for me is that I sometimes have to return misplaced pots and dishes, left in the wrong cottage, after those big family dinners!


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

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  • Jellison Cove, 10 minute walk away

    Jellison Cove, 10 minute walk away

  • Wild roses at Jellison Cove

    Wild roses at Jellison Cove

  • Blueberry Cottage up the lane

    Blueberry Cottage up the lane

  • Early morning deer in field out back

    Early morning deer in field out back

  • Dining nook, Blackberry Cottage

    Dining nook, Blackberry Cottage

  • Kitchen, Blackberry Cottage

    Kitchen, Blackberry Cottage

  • Loft bedroom, queen size bed and twin

    Loft bedroom, queen size bed and twin

  • Blackberry Cottage

    Blackberry Cottage

  • Bunk room, Blackberry Cottage

    Bunk room, Blackberry Cottage

  • Jellison Cove

    Jellison Cove

  • Tidal brook at Jellison Cove

    Tidal brook at Jellison Cove

  • Azaleas, Blackberry Cottage

    Azaleas, Blackberry Cottage

  • View of Mount Desert Island form Jellison Cove, 10 minute walk away

    View of Mount Desert Island form Jellison Cove, 10 minute walk away

  • Blackberry Cottage

    Blackberry Cottage

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  • Sleeps
    7
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 08/26/2015
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