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Wonderful 4BR Home in Southwest Harbor~Still Some Great Weeks Open!

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Last updated: 06/26/2015

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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Situated on a quiet private road...
This classic island cottage is surrounded by a beautiful yard and gardens, perfect for sunning, dining (a grill is available for cookouts on warm summer evenings), or relaxing.

Conveniently located a short 10-minute walk to the beach and downtown, Kinfolk Cottage is close to restaurants, shops, galleries, and all the ambiance Southwest Harbor has to offer. It is also on the route of the Island Explorer, offering easy access to guests who want a guided tour of Mt. Desert Island.

For those with a penchant for Down East history—as many who visit Southwest Harbor have—the cottage was commissioned by Mrs. Loren B.T. (Catherine) Johnson, and built in 1925–1926 as an overflow cottage for her summer guests. In 1961 Herbert and Gladys Curtis bought it from Clarence Hall, a Philadelphia attorney who summered on Mount Desert Island for many years.

The Curtis’ daughter and son-in-law, Dorothy and George Vose, took ownership in 1969. Forty years later, the Vose family still enjoys and lovingly maintains the property.


Keywords: House for Rent, Mount Desert Island, Acadia, Southwest Harbor, MDI, Cottage, Weekly rental,

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Walking distance to town, beach, bus line, restaurants, National Park. Private road safe for children....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall Season
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
4 night min stay
$250 $250
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,575 $6,000
Spring Season
May 1 - Jun 30
4 night min stay
$250 $225
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,575 $6,750
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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  • Taxes Not included

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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor International Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Causeway Club
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
50 Miles
Nearest Ski
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1969

About the owner: Above family picture from George and Dotty's 50th wedding anniversary held in their backyard. George and Dotty with their 5 children.


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Speaks: english

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  • Front

    Front

  • Walkway to front door from driveway

    Walkway to front door from driveway

  • Backyard

    Backyard

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Den/TV room

    Den/TV room

  • Twin Bedroom

    Twin Bedroom

  • Front

    Front

  • Private, dead end road in front of house

    Private, dead end road in front of house

  • Livingroom

    Livingroom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Full size bedroom

    Full size bedroom

VRBO #290627

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Date last modified - Sunday, August 16, 2015

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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  • Calendar last updated 06/26/2015
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Southwest Harbor #290627

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