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Last updated: 06/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bernard house description

'The dock house' is located right at the water's edge of Bass Harbor. Main living floor has open living/dining room w/ lots of windows, a convenient modern kitchen, full bath and upper deck. Lower level has 3 bedrooms (2 queen, 1 full), bath w/shower, and doors opening to the lower deck and dock. Cable, TV, VCR, DW, w/d, Woodstove, heat, gas grill, (pets considered)

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 baby crib

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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          • The master bedroom has door opening onto the lower deck.

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Television
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Books
          • Toys

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Autumn Foliage
          • Bay/Sound
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Coin Laundry
          • Festivals
          • Forests
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants

          Leisure Activities

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

          local services and businesses

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

          Location Type

          • Beach:

            The Dock House sits right on the harbor-watch the tide come and go or take your kayak out for a paddle....moreless

          • Downtown:

            Downtown Southwest Harbor is just a few miles away providing that unique Maine charm with great restaurants and shopping....moreless

          • Mountain:

            The view from the deck is quite expansive-the gorgeous harbor with the mountains of Mount Desert Island as a backdrop- a must see...moreless

          • Near The Ocean:

            right out your door - there is a tiny island very close to the house which is home to eagles' nests-awesome spottings...moreless

          • Waterfront:

            be lulled to sleep by the sound of the ocean...moreless

          sports and adventure activities

          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Swimming

          catering options

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Dining
              • Child's Highchair
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Internet
              • Telephone
              • Wood Stove
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Kitchen

              • Stove
              • Microwave
              • Dishwasher
              • Pantry Items
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                fully equipped...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Guests just love this kitchen with windows looking out onto the harbor, and everything you need at your fingertips....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                side-by-side...moreless

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Boat
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Base Rate
              7 night min stay

              $2,604
              Peak Season
              Jun 1 - Sep 30
              7 night min stay

              $2,597
              Off Season
              Oct 1 - Oct 25
              7 night min stay

              $2,100

              Additional information about rental rates

              Additional Fees and Taxes:

              7% lodging tax


              Notes:

              Half mailed in advance to reserve your dates; balance due two weeks before arrival. 30 day cancellation notice.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 06/01/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              15 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Bar Harbor Airport
              2 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Swans Island
              150 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Downeaster
              45 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              I-95
              5 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Cafe Drydock
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Causeway Club
              0.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Thurstons Lobster Pound-walking distance

              Car: Necessary

              The Dock House offers a private, idyllic setting, yet you are surrounded by Acadia National Park and the opportunity to hike, bike, swim, sail, or just relax and get away from it all. I really enjoy taking a sunset cruise over to Islesford and having a gourmet meal in the charming restaurant right on the water.

               

              Owner info

              About the owner: Hi, My name is Mary Grace and I manage this truly special property. The warmth of the wood and the open space welcomes you as soon as you step inside. You'll feel right at home and be ready to throw some lobsters in the pot before you know it.

              Why the Owner Chose Bernard:
              I am originally from Long Island, NY and have been blessed to live in the MDI region for many years. The Dock House just epitomizes Maine and the joys of escaping to Vacationland!

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              If the sound of the ocean, the cry of the seagulls, the smell of salt air, and being completely surrounded by nature with all the comforts of home sounds appealing to you, then The Dock House is your next vacation destination!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

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              $2,100 - $2,604 per week (USD)
              1

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 06/01/14
              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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