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Picturesque New England Farmhouse-Style Home on Lovely Grounds Near Bar Harbor

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View from Sand Point Road

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Last updated: 08/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

4 miles from downtown Bar Harbor, 2 miles from Acadia National Park entrance. The property is in a very desirable, rural/wooded neighborhood on quiet Sand Point Road, across street from Frenchman Bay with peek ocean views. Authentic 1865 New England Farmhouse-style home with newly restored traditional interior and modern conveniences, on 2 acres of lovely grounds with lawn, rosa rugosa bushes, mature apple, spruce, pine trees and gardens surrounding the building and in stone wall beds; and a covered stone well. The back three-quarter acre is a woodlot of tall, spaced pine and spruce clear at ground level for easy walking on covering bed of pine needles. Seasonal stream bordering the property that for almost all of the year runs in cascades over miniature stone falls and pools as it flows to the ocean close by. Nearby access to the shore stone beach. Walk to Salisbury Cove, mini-golf, restaurants, convenience store and ice cream shop. Near hiking, biking, shopping, fishing and swimming.


Total Rate and Booking Procedure: •*Maine's 7% lodging tax added to rate (all other fees included in rate)
•Booking Procedure:
1/2 of rent due with return of signed lease, remainder due one month prior to arrival date, (security deposit due 2 weeks prior to arrival)

Additional Discount also offered to repeat renters!
FeesTax Rate:7.0%

Check-In / Check-Out:

Check – In is anytime after 4 pm on Saturdays. Arrive at the house per directions given above and unload and make yourselves comfortable. The house will be unlocked. Call upon arriving and a rental representative will come by shortly to give you the keys, collect the rental balance due, and answer any questions you may have. Please call at any time during your stay if you need anything or have any problems.

The telephone land line at 208 Sand Point Road is ( 2 0 7 ) 2 8 8 – 4 4 7 3.



Any instructions necessary for Internet, WIFI, cable TV, DVD player, phone, appliances, heat, etc. will be on sheets in the house and in the info packet you received. However, don’t hesitate to call 266 – 4565 if you have a problem or can’t figure out something.

Check – Out is by 11 am the following Saturday. PLEASE LEAVE THE KEY INSIDE AND THE HOUSE UNLOCKED UPON DEPARTURE. Please notify us if you feel you have damaged anything. (No worries about a broken glass or plate or two.) After we visit the house to clean, damage deposit will no longer be held, unless, of course, there is any real damage.

Driving Directions :
From I 95 Approaching Bangor:
Approaching Bangor take exit 182A to merge onto I 395 East toward Bangor. Take exit 6A to merge onto US 1A East / Wilson St. toward Ellsworth/Bar Harbor/US 1/Coastal Route. Continue onto High St. in Ellsworth. Continue onto Bar Harbor Rd. ME 3 East toward Bar Harbor.





From Bangor International Airport:
Head southeast on Godfrey Blvd. Take first right to stay on Godfrey Blvd. Turn right at Union St. Continue over bridge to Brewer and onto US 1A East / Wilson St. toward Ellsworth/Bar Harbor/US 1/Coastal Route. Continue onto High St. in Ellsworth. Continue onto Bar Harbor Rd. ME 3 East toward Bar Harbor.

From Coastal Route US-1:
At the Route 1 / rte 3 intersection in Ellsworth take Rte 3 east to Bar Harbor.

After crossing the bridge onto Mount Desert Island (approx 8 ½ miles), bear left at the Parkadia gas station split onto Rte 3 to Bar Harbor. Go approx 4 ½ miles and, at the top of the hill across from the Best Western, turn left onto Old Bar Harbor Rd. at the “Sand Point” sign and TAKE AN IMMEDIATE RIGHT ONTO SAND POINT ROAD. The house, white with green roof and shutters, is down 1/3 mile on the right. Look for the “208 Sand Point Rental” sign at the drive.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 2700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Children...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Guest...moreless

  • Study: 1 twin/ single

    Study...moreless

  • Location of bed types between Children and Guest rooms can be changed per renter preference. Nice baby crib available to be set up in location desired. Newly restored interior. Numerous closets and built-in eave drawers and storage. Peek ocean views from 2 bedrooms. Quiet and private with beautiful views of the grounds....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Newly renovated...moreless

  • Second bath will be added in renovations for next year.

Other Amenities

  • Authentic traditional New England structure newly restored, but unaltered from original materials and details. Small covered back porch with lattice walls and bench seating. Original horsehair plaster walls, wide plank spruce and fir floors, exposed hand-hewn beams (from trees cut on site during original construction), large double-hung, casement and picture windows, glassed-in sun porch and modern kitchen and bath in traditional styling. Furniture and decorations in the traditional “Maine cottage” style. Seating furniture and beds are new or very recent. Various articles are antiques. Amenities include large screen cable TV, high speed internet w/ WIFI, telephone with unlimited domestic calling, washer and dryer, dishwasher, all kitchen equipment/dining ware, barbeque grill with supplies and cooking equipment, bedding and towels, paper supplies for kitchen and bath, lawn care, snowplowing, and toys/games/sporting equipment. Outdoor paved 15' x 20' institutional grade basketball court....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 20 - Sep 11, 2015
5 night min stay
$275 $300
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,900 $7,800

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $250 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded; 30 nights or more: $233 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Fall
Sep 12 - Nov 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$225 $250
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,500 $5,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $188 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded; 30 nights or more: $139 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

A $ 500.00 damage deposit shall be held on credit card for damage or excessive cleaning required.

Above rates are for early advance bookings. Additional 10% discount available for reservations confirmed by February 28, 2014 with total sent as deposit. Listed rates may change without notice prior to reservations made. For reservations less than a week, total is required as deposit, refundable onl


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Last updated: 08/23/2015
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Location

7 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Kebo Country Club
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 3 / Old Bar Harbor Road
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sand Beach

Car: Recommended

Located near Bar Harbor on beautiful Mount Desert Island, Maine, home of Acadia National Park. Acadia is one of the most visited and scenic national parks with breathtaking ocean views, sand and stone beaches and hundreds of miles of spectacular hiking trails and carriage roads for some of the best biking and running anywhere. The many ponds, lakes, coves and beaches offer great opportunities for swimming, fishing, kayaking and canoeing. Mount desert Island's quaint villages and charming towns offer first class restaurants and shopping along with myriad activities and cultural interests of authentic New England and Maine flavor. Visit one of the most naturally beautiful and enjoyable spots in the U.S. featuring spectacular scenery, authentic regional charm and with fun for the entire family in a setting of healthy nature activities and local character.

Other Activities: Hiking in Acadia National Park, nature viewing, cross country skiing, sledding, dining, shopping and activities in Bar Harbor.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • View from Sand Point Road

    View from Sand Point Road

  • Glassed in Sunporch with Breakfast Eat-In

    Glassed in Sunporch with Breakfast Eat-In

  • Living Room TV Nook

    Living Room TV Nook

  • Kitchen with cherry butcherblock counter

    Kitchen with cherry butcherblock counter

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Bath

    Bath

  • View from backyard grounds

    View from backyard grounds

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Library / Study

    Library / Study

  • Living Room (from TV Nook)

    Living Room (from TV Nook)

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/23/2015
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