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Beautiful Views from the Johnson Homestead, on the Ocean with Semi-Private Beach

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End of a Perfect Day. View from front yard with Mt Washington under the sunset!

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Last updated: 09/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bailey Island house description

The Johnson Homestead is located near the south end of Bailey Island, Maine. It can be the ideal quiet spot for those guests looking for rest and relaxation, yet also offers opportunities for those interested in many different outdoor activities such as boating, kayaking, fishing, swimming.From mid September through November it is ideally located to take day trips throughout mid-coast Maine and even New Hampshire looking at the beautiful fall foliage.
The Johnson Homestead is a fully furnished four bedroom house with 2 full bathrooms facing out on the entrance to Mackeral Cove.It will accommodate 6-8 guests. On a clear day Mt Washington is plainly visible in the distance and the sunsets in the evening can be spectacular. The house also has a wonderful eastern facing sun porch , perfect for morning coffee, playing games, eating meals, or just the occasional relaxing nap. 'Little Harbor' is a semi-private beach behind the house perfect for swimming, sunbathing, or picnicking. The pathway leading to Little Harbor can be viewed from the live webcam 'myronsview.com' during any day.
There is a fisherman's workshop behind the house where one of the Johnson lobstermen is always willing to stop and talk or take your daily order for lobster, as they have for generations.
Visit us on Facebook for more comments and where occasional discount rate specials will be posted.


The Johnson Homestead: This is a wonderful 1 story house with a spectacular views of Casco Bay and access to 'Little Harbor' a semi-private beach. The house's design allows for easy accessability for quests who may have that need.Our rental is furnished with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen/dining room, washer and dryer .You can step in the door and feel right at home. There is central heating in case you encounter a chilly late spring or fall day.
For those of you who enjoy Maine lobster the owner takes daily orders. From his lobster trap delivered to you for your dinner table , all in the same day . That's fresh!
Visit us at our Facebook page where more comments are posted and occasional discount rates are offered.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1640 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            handicap rail /seat available...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Towels and hair dryers provided.

          Other Amenities

              • Eastern facing sun porch is great for morning coffee, afternoon snoozes, family gatherings, and 'indoor days'. Telephone is blocked for long distance outgoing calls....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Board games...moreless

              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                DVD's and VHS tapes, mostly family type movies ...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Near The Ocean
              • Ocean View:

                Spectacular sunsets looking out west over Merriconeag Sound. On a clear day you can see Mt. Washington 90 miles away. Watch the water and sunrise from the kitchen and sun porch in the morning....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

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

              General

              • Alarm Clock
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Filtered Water
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Binoculars
              • Child's Swing
              • Large Cooler
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Screen Porch / Veranda
              • Small Cooler
              • Walkway To Water
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Fall
              Oct 7 - Nov 28, 2014
              2 night min stay
              $135 $145
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $950 $3,500

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Late Fall , Holidays & Winter
              Nov 29 - Apr 24, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $130 $145
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $800 $3,000

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Early Spring
              Apr 25 - May 29, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $135 $145
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $900 $2,800

              Changeover Day: Saturday

              Summer Prime
              Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
              6 night min stay
              $250 $265
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $1,600 $6,200

              Changeover Day: Saturday

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

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning $80 + tax
              • Tax Rate 8%

              Notes:

              Payment is by money order, bank check, or personal check.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 09/10/2014
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Location

              46 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Portland International
              2 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Casco Bay Ferry Line
              44 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Portland
              14 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Brunswick
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Giant Stairs Restaurant and Cooks Lobster House
              150 Metres
              Nearest Beach
              Little Harbor

              Bailey Island is the last in a series of picturesque islands connected to the mainland by three bridges, the last of which is the famous 'Cribstone Bridge'. It is about a twenty minute drive down Rte 24 from Cooks Corner in Brunswick. People considering staying on Bailey Island, but unfamiliar with the area may wish to note the following:There are grocery stores, shopping malls, a cinema, major chain and numerous local restaurants /retail outlets, fitness centers, medical facilities (including two hospitals), golf courses, Bowdoin College, Bath Maritime Museum, and, and other attractions within a half hour drive in the Brunswick/Topsham/Bath area.

              Freeport, the home to LLBean, is a 45 minute drive while Portland is about a one hour drive away.

              While you may just want to relax and enjoy the beauty of Bailey Island, the region offers a variety of sights, activities, and resources for our guests.

              Other Activities: kayaking

               

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              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • End of a Perfect Day. View from front yard with Mt Washington under the sunset!

                End of a Perfect Day. View from front yard with Mt Washington under the sunset!

              • Start the day with a newspaper, a cup of coffee, and a fantastic view!

                Start the day with a newspaper, a cup of coffee, and a fantastic view!

              • Kitchen with dining table

                Kitchen with dining table

              • Screened in sun porch

                Screened in sun porch

              • Back view of the Johnson Homestead

                Back view of the Johnson Homestead

              • Little Harbor, our semi-private beach.  Bring your kayak or canoe!

                Little Harbor, our semi-private beach. Bring your kayak or canoe!

              • Twin Bedroom

                Twin Bedroom

              • Full Size Bedroom

                Full Size Bedroom

              • The Owner will deliver fresh lobsters to you any day you want from his own boat.

                The Owner will deliver fresh lobsters to you any day you want from his own boat.

              • Front view of the Johnson Homestead

                Front view of the Johnson Homestead

              • Picturesque Mackeral Cove.

                Picturesque Mackeral Cove.

              • A view of Little Harbor, our private beach.

                A view of Little Harbor, our private beach.

              • Captains Quarters

                Captains Quarters

              • Little Harbor, looking out at the entrance.

                Little Harbor, looking out at the entrance.

              • Living Room

                Living Room

              • Queen Size Bedroom

                Queen Size Bedroom

              • Another view of the Little Harbor, our private beach at half tide.

                Another view of the Little Harbor, our private beach at half tide.

              • This could be your view on a blanket at Little Harbor.

                This could be your view on a blanket at Little Harbor.

              $130 - $265 per night (USD)
              16

              4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 09/10/14
              Minimum stay: 2-6 nights
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              Member since: 2010
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 09/10/2014
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