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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!

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


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


              • Tourist Attractions
              • Family


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

              Leisure Activities

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

              local services and businesses

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

              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 and adventure activities

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

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


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


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


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


                  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)

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

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                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Wonderfully comfortable, relax and enjoy, 1 mile from the harbor!

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