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Wonderfully Comfortable, Relax and Enjoy, 1 Mile from the Harbor!

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Last updated: 05/19/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Rockport house description

Inviting country farmhouse 1 mile from Rockport Harbor with beach, harbor walk, theater, fish market. Newly renovated, comfortable family home with spacious, sunny rooms decorated with mix of antiques and traditional furniture. Accommodates 4-5 people in two bedrooms, a study with daybed and living room sofa bed.

Large, sunny bathroom with tub and shower combination upstairs. The bedrooms, at either end of the house, are nicely separated by study and bath.
Quiet road, front porch; organic garden to enjoy, yum .
Owner on site in private studio.
Gourmet markets, wine stores, and bakery all within 1/4 mile walk or drive. Heath food market less than 1/2 mile away. Less than three miles from attractions of Camden, but going 'home' to the peacefulness of Beech Hill Road. One and a half mile to summit of Beech Hill with its hilltop 'tea house' and 360 degree views of Penobscot Bay and Camden hills. Two golf courses within 4 miles. Kayaking, hiking and biking paradise!

Rockport Village ... a pretty walk away: Rockport is the home of Bay Chamber Concerts, always fabulous with international performers enhanced by the acoustic perfection enjoyed in the recently restored, lovely Rockport Opera House.
The invigorating walk around Beauchamp Point with a stop at the botanical treasure that is Vesper Hill Childrens Chapel, a hilltop open air chapel looking out over the bay to Blue Hill and beyond may become your daily indulgence. 'Shepards Pie' overlooks the harbor serving the best in locally grown, exquisitely crafted temptations for diners of all ages, plus a friendly, relaxing bar. New to downtown is 'Salt Water Farm', a farm to table delight, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
If you want to eat in, pick up lobsters cooked to perfection at Graffam Brothers, right up the street from the library, next, stop, at 'Rayr' for the perfect wine and than swing into the 'Market Basket' for crusty bread, cheeses and sensational sweets!
Ahh ... a Maine vacation!


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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 2: 1 double


          • Study: 1 twin/ single


          • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Queen sofa...moreless

          • The bedrooms are nicely separated by a study and bathroom, at either end of the house. The sofa bed is very comfy and is afforded privacy by a pretty room screen, still leaving a good portion of the living room open. The walk through study has a twin bed....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • Large and sunny.

          Other Amenities

              • The washer and dryer available for conservative use and shared with the owner....moreless


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


              • Family
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Arboretum
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Near The Ocean:

                Just a pleasant mile walk to Rockport village harbor, small beach and boat ramp, plus a sweet playground and picnic area on the harbor....moreless

              • Village:

                Lovely quiet neighborhood, child and pet friendly, great for walking, birdwatching....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Activities Guide
              • Alarm Clock
              • Backpack
              • Basic Soaps
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Firewood
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Sofa Bed
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet


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


              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Bicycles
              • Binoculars
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Small Cooler
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda


              Write a review 4.9
              from 21 traveler reviews
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              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Fall Season
              Sep 7 - Feb 22, 2015
              7 night min stay


              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Pet Fee $75 + tax
              • Cleaning fee $100
              • Tax Rate 8%


              50% of the total rental fee to secure rental period, balance due one month prior to arrival.

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              80 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Portland, ME
              6 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Maine State Ferry, Rockland
              80 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Portland, ME
              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Rte. 90 and Rt. 1
              1 Miles
              Nearest Beach

              Car: Necessary

              The mid-coast area is teeming with summer fun and so many things to captivate anyone, antiquing, arts and crafts classes, great food and many farmers markets ... slow food is very important here. If you just want to relax, hit the beach, read a few books ... perfect.

              The mid-coast is ideally located for day trips to the north or southern parts of this glorious state. If ART is your passion, you will be within moments of several fine ART museums, many fine galleries and several more museums a short scenic drive away. So much to explore ... so much to enjoy!


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              • Living Room

                Living Room

              • Dining Room

                Dining Room

              • Cook's Kitchen

                Cook's Kitchen

              • Quiet, sunny master bedroom with queen size bed.

                Quiet, sunny master bedroom with queen size bed.

              • Walk-through study with twin bed.

                Walk-through study with twin bed.

              • Rochport Harbor, a lovely 3/4 mile walk from the cottage.

                Rochport Harbor, a lovely 3/4 mile walk from the cottage.

              • Living Room with Fireplace

                Living Room with Fireplace

              • Dining Room Looking toward Kitchen

                Dining Room Looking toward Kitchen

              • Spacious Bathroom

                Spacious Bathroom

              • Second bedroom with double bed.

                Second bedroom with double bed.

              • Summer 2009.

                Summer 2009.

              $795 per week (USD)
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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              Member since: 2009
              Speaks: english
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              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 05/19/2014
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