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House at Millbrook Falls: Family Friendly Retreat - June Discounts

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House at Millbrook Falls

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  • Minimum stay:7-8 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

June is warm and lovely in Acadia - beat the crowds and enjoy the lower rates of early season.

Nestled in a secluded spot between two wandering streams, this house is impossible to compare to others in the area. Explore the mountains and trails of Acadia or immerse yourself in the inviting peace that surrounds this home... the choice is yours. A walking trail leads from our back door along the shady steam to two gorgeous waterfalls, one with a swimming hole perfect for hot summer days. From there, you can hike into the National Park without ever getting into a car. Later, pick berries from the garden, grill out on the deck, and toast marshmallows by the campfire or nestle up to the warmth of the fieldstone fireplace on a cool night before falling asleep to the sound of the waterfall. These are just a few of the amenities that will help to rekindle your connection to nature and family.

The house has an open floor plan, with exposed beams, maple floors, and lots of natural light. Downstairs, there is an open kitchen with granite countertops, well-appointed with chef’s supplies, a large cherry dining table that seats 10 comfortably and a maple game table that seats 4. In the large living room there is a cathedral ceiling, fieldstone fireplace, built in bookshelves, a children's area, and an internet-ready television for streaming your favorite shows or movies from your Netflix, iTunes, or Amazon accounts (no cable/sat). You can connect your ipod directly to the house stereo system. Also downstairs there's a separate reading alcove (our 'away space') with double futon, and a half bath. Upstairs, there is a spacious landing and balcony, full bathroom, and comfortable sleeping for ten. The master bedroom has king bed and en suite full bathroom, with a sitting area that has a double futon. The second bedroom is just as large as the master and has two queen beds. The third bedroom has a twin bed with trundle, and the fourth bedroom has single-over-double bunk beds. Perfect for two families. A crib is available upon request.

You’ll be just 3 miles from the entrance of Acadia National Park, and 6 miles to Bar Harbor for shops, restaurants, bike rentals, art galleries, golf, day sails, and whale watches. There is a free shuttle around the island and through the park. Freshwater lakes with beaches for swimming or boating are about 4 miles away. Hadley Point beach is an under-visited gem on the northwestern shore of Frenchman Bay just 3.5 miles from Winding Brook Road.

Notes: Summer reservations do not open until Jan 1 of the year. Base rate is for 8; there is a $200 pp charge over 8.


Keywords: house, acadia, waterfall, woods, stream, hiking, biking, family, pets

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1

    King Bed, sitting area with double futon, ensuite full bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    Single Over Double Bunk Beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 4

    Twin Bed with trundle...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 baby crib, 3 sleep sofa /futon

    Downstairs Alcove double futon; Living Room pull out sofa...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    Two Queen Beds; Equal in Size to Master...moreless

  • Baby crib upon request.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1 - Master

    En suite master bath, two sinks, tub, shower, toilet...moreless

  • Bathroom 3, Downstairs

    Half Bath (sink + toilet) downstairs...moreless

  • Bathroom 2, Upstairs: combination tub/shower

    Full bath with tub, shower, sink, toilet. Shared....moreless

Other Amenities

  • * rope swing, tree house, outdoor climbing wall (use at own risk) * walk from house to wooded hiking trails, stream, swimming hole, waterfall. * base rate is for 8; $200pp over 8....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    more than 24 board games...moreless

  • Music Library:

    connect wirelessly with your laptop itunes or connect your ipod to our in-house system...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys:

    so many puzzles, games, and toys included for the little ones to enjoy...moreless

  • Video Library:

    several classics, several quality children & family movies ...moreless

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    Adjacent to Millbrook Falls - two waterfalls, wide stream, and a 'swimming hole'...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Cherry dining table seats 10; a second maple table seats 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    cell service is spotty here; we provide local and long distance for renters...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and beach towels for 12...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    we use and provide eco-friendly cleaning products to preserve the quality of our watershed...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Fieldstone Rumford fireplace in the living room for cool summer nights. Giant outdoor campfire circle of boulders....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    ask about ready-made arrival meals and baked goods for first morning breakfast...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    owner was a professional chef...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    service for 12...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    very well appointed gourmet chef's kitchen, granite countertops, modern appliances, All-Clad cookware, everything you need for entertaining!...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    staples (flour, sugar, condiments, oils, spices) are left to be used by future guests...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    wood deck in front with picnic table, stone patio in back with Adirondack chairs, and a giant boulder-rimmed firecircle in backyard...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Small winding brook in front yard. Almost one acre of lawn / garden in both sun and shade, with established perennial beds and berry bushes. Rope Swing, tree house, outdoor climbing wall....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber gas grill on the deck...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May - June
May 16 - Jun 19, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450
June 27- July 3
Jun 20 - Jul 2, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,000
Fourth of July - 8 day minimum
Jul 3 - Jul 10, 2015
8 night min stay

$3,400
Summer Standard
Jul 11 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,250
Labor Day
Sep 5 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,000
Sweet September
Sep 12 - Sep 25, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450
Fall Foliage
Sep 26 - Oct 9, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,250
Late Fall
Oct 17 - Oct 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$3,250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Per Person over 8 $200
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 7.5%

Notes:

*Tenants assume full risk and responsibility for use of tree house, climbing wall, rope swing, and swing set, as well as waterfall, swimming hole, and brook.*


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Location

12 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • House at Millbrook Falls

    House at Millbrook Falls

  • Dining area and Kitchen - maple floors, timber frame, natural light

    Dining area and Kitchen - maple floors, timber frame, natural light

  • Master - king bed, sitting area with double futon, and en-suite bath

    Master - king bed, sitting area with double futon, and en-suite bath

  • Bed 1 in Queen Bedroom: this room is large, spacious, and bright.

    Bed 1 in Queen Bedroom: this room is large, spacious, and bright.

  • Bunk Room with single-over-double beds

    Bunk Room with single-over-double beds

  • Book Nook Alcove with double futon, downstairs 'away space'

    Book Nook Alcove with double futon, downstairs 'away space'

  • Treehouse, Climbing Wall, Sandbox  Play Area and Rope Swing over brook  in yard

    Treehouse, Climbing Wall, Sandbox Play Area and Rope Swing over brook in yard

  • Living Room - wood burning fireplace, cathedral ceilings, spacious and bright

    Living Room - wood burning fireplace, cathedral ceilings, spacious and bright

  • Kitchen, fully equipped with chef-quality supplies, granite countertops.

    Kitchen, fully equipped with chef-quality supplies, granite countertops.

  • Sitting area in master bedroom (double futon)

    Sitting area in master bedroom (double futon)

  • Bed 2 in Queen Bedroom: This room is large, spacious, and bright.

    Bed 2 in Queen Bedroom: This room is large, spacious, and bright.

  • Twin Bedroom, showing trundle

    Twin Bedroom, showing trundle

  • Waterfall and Swimming Hole, just 300 yards from the back door

    Waterfall and Swimming Hole, just 300 yards from the back door

  • Garden View: large perennial beds, and a mix of sunny yard and shady trees

    Garden View: large perennial beds, and a mix of sunny yard and shady trees

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 02/13/2015
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