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Waterfront Cottage with Sunsets, Hot Tub and Dock

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The view of the cottage from the river.

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Last updated: 12/05/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

South Bristol cottage description

This cottage is feet from the water in serene Long Cove on the Damariscotta River. The deck and hot tub face the widest part of the river (which is actually a mile-wide bay off of the ocean) and the famous Maine sunset. The deep-water dock and sun-warmed rocks provide for great swimming. Though otherwise nestled into the trees, the house has a large lawn off to one side for croquet or tossing a ball.

The cottage itself is beautifully restored - all wood inside and out - with an open floor plan and skylights in the kitchen. Pretty much all of the comforts of home are provided, including linens and a fully outfitted kitchen. Wood is stacked for the fireplace all year long.

There are a number of hiking trails nearby. The kayak rental place in town will deliver and/or pick up kayaks. You can rent in town and kayak back to the cottage; put in at Biscay Pond and kayak thru the wetlands to Bristol; or paddle to some nearby islands with public access for hiking, including one with a pair of nesting bald eagles. Or bring your bikes and peddle to Pemaquid – or to the teeny Island Grocery for a breakfast of heavenly pastries. There’s a big pot in the kitchen if you want to purchase lobsters at the co-op – or they’ll cook ‘em right up for you there. Life is good at 'Marguerite’s Cottage'…

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Must be well-trained!...moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                There are two or three steps to the front door and the house hasn't been specifically adapted - but it is only one floor....moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • An outdoor shower.

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Cinemas
                  • Restaurants

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Oceanfront:

                    Faces the ocean, but on a serene bay so that you can swim from the rocks and the dock....moreless

                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance
                  • Garage
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Cabled or wireless - and secure....moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Fireplace

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Faces the water and sunset - and is just feet from the water. Very peaceful....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Big enough to play croquet or toss a ball around....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub:

                        On the deck, by the water and facing the sunset! Seats 2 comfortably and 4 in a snug....moreless

                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Base Rate
                      4 night min stay
                      $225 $275
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,400
                      Spring
                      Apr 15 - Jun 28
                      2 night min stay
                      $150 $175
                      Fri, Sat
                      $980
                      Fall
                      Sep 3 - Oct 15
                      2 night min stay
                      $150 $175
                      Fri, Sat
                      $980

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Additional Fees and Taxes:

                      7% Maine lodging tax - but no cleaning fees.


                      Notes:

                      $500 to hold reservation.

                      Balance due a month in advance.

                      $300 security deposit due w key pick-up.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/05/2014
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                      Location

                      60 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Portland (PWM)
                      5 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Pemaguid

                      Favorites include Pemaquid Point, the ferry from New Harbor to Monhegan Island, the botanical gardens in Boothbay, day trips to Camden, local hiking and kayaking.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1980

                      About the owner: Our family has lived in this area forever. Our granddad attended the one-room schoolhouse down the road and his father logged a good chunk of the peninsula (selling the land for a buck an acre (!) when he was done swinging his axe). So, this little slice of paradise has always been near and dear in our hearts.

                      Why the Owner Chose South Bristol:
                      It's down the road from our grandparent's home and the owner was a longtime friend. We loved the cottage and it's on about the loveliest spot on the river.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      Total serenity. Feeling very close to the great outdoors while having all the amenities to make for a cozy and comfortable stay.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • The view of the cottage from the river.

                        The view of the cottage from the river.

                      • Sunset from the deck.

                        Sunset from the deck.

                      VRBO #282738

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Monday, December 15, 2014

                      $150 - $275 per night (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 12/05/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-4 nights
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/05/2014
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                      +1 203-644-7090

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                      Waterfront Cottage with Sunsets, Hot Tub and Dock

                      South Bristol #282738

                      3 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 6

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