VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More
Secluded oceanfront retreat for up to 10 people/large family etc. Surrounded by 32 acres of Maine woods, all the amenities provided for the active vacationer [kayaking, strenuous hikes, swimming, mountain biking on 53 miles of carriage trails in Acadia Park] or for chilling out on one of several decks and porches or walks in the woods on nearby trails from the property, shopping in Blue Hill ,Ellsworth or Bar Harbor, relaxing in laid back Southwest Harbor where you can buy lobster directly from the lobster boats, bring them home and steam them in the provided steamer on the back porch! Go to one of the many farmers markets in the area as well. Fish and harvest mussels from your own private dock.
Full gourmet kitchen with Sub-Zero frig and new local granite countertops. Woodburning stove for those chilly nights. See deer, fox, raccoon, porcupine, etc. on property. Spectacular ocean and mountain views from every room! Basement play/rec room for the kids.
Keywords: Spacious, COMFORTABLE, Waterfront vacation Home with large floating dock on Some Sound.
King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Child Beds (1) Pack-n-Play bed provided for infants, Baby Cribs (1) Pack n' play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) ground floor has a 'sofa-bed' in family room area.
There is also a second 'family room' with large screen tv on the main floor, Bunk Beds (2)...moreless
newly created walking paths from property created by Maine Coastal Heritage Land Trust.
All bathrooms recently upgraded with new granite counter tops, vessel sinks and fixtures...moreless
Bose CD player , I-Pod player and AM/FM tuner provided...moreless
Satellite / Cable:
(3) DIRECT TV with premium and East & West coast local TV stations...moreless
Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
Property is located at the base of the north slope of Acadia Mountain and abuts the National Park boundary line to the south. Mountain views to the east across Somes Sound....moreless
can harvest mussels in your back yard at low tide! See the sunrise over the mountains to the east every morning. See lobster boats,Loons,seals,eagles,deer,fox all from your deck overlooking the water....moreless
Apr, May ........................ $20,000/month.
Jun, Jul, Aug ................... $25,000/month.
Sep, Oct ........................ $21,000/month.[starting after Labor Day week]
Weekly Rates .. 1/4 of monthly rate.[$6250.00/week-June,July,August]
NOTE: Minimum Rental is ONE Week.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Travel with confidence
Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
Hilltop, Cafe Drydock, Cafe2, Eata-Pita-all in SWH
On the west shore of Some Sound with amazing sunrise views looking out over the water towards the mountains to the east. Private water frontage with floating dock and the use of three kayaks as well as other aquatic recreational gear. There are five separate decks providing areas to relax and take in all of the natural beauty of the area.
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: Retired physician and family, we live in Florida during the winter and enjoy Maine and Cape Cod in the summer months. We travel also and rent our Maine property while we are away on our travels.
Why the Owner Chose Mount Desert: Located next to and surrounded by one of the most beautiful national parks in the US. Wonderful climate in the spring summer and fall months. ON the water with private dock,fishing, swimming and boating
The Unique Benefits at this House: Tranquil beautiful wooded quiet surroundings. Waterfront activities. Floating and fixed dock. Nature trails from property in 32 acre abutting land preserve. Catch mackerel from the dock. Harvest mussels from your own shoreline. Kayaks, paddles, 8' inflatable dingy, fishing gear, life jackets etc all provided.