Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Beautiful Lakeside Property with Private Dock and Float

You sent a message to this owner.

View From Porch

Calendar

Last updated: 09/15/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Mount Desert cottage description

Charming and private lakeside cabin on Mt. Desert Island close to Acadia National Park, one of the most beautiful parks in the United States. Built in the 1940s by a local family, the cottage has been owned since 1968 by our family and was remodeled in the late 1970s by a master woodworker. There is an eat-in kitchen, and the living room has a fireplace great for roasting marshmallows. There is a private dock, raft and a canoe for your use. This is a unique retreat from the bustle of the connected world, a place to listen to loons and rest, relax, swim and boat. Each bedroom sleeps two; the master bedroom has its own bathroom with a claw-foot tub. The other bathroom has a shower.

There is a lovely area to sit outside under the pines, along with a screened-in porch with a stunning view of Echo Lake and the Acadia and Beech mountains. This is a beloved family retreat, not simply a rental property, and available June, July and September.

Keywords: Lakefront, Echo Lake, Mt Desert, Rustic

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Sorry - No pets please....moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Television:

                No broadcast or cable tv. Just for use with DVD player...moreless

              Theme

                  • Away From It All

                  Attractions

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Lakefront
                  • Mountain View

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Fireplace
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace
                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Me. Coffee and French press...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Blender, hand mixer...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove:

                    4 burners, oven...moreless

                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 5
                  from 2 traveler reviews
                  Loading...
                   
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  2015
                  May 30 - Jun 20, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,000
                  June 27
                  Jun 27 - Jul 25, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,150
                  2015
                  Aug 29 - Sep 12, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  $2,000
                  2015
                  Sep 19 - Oct 3, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,500

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 8%

                  Notes:

                  Pay half at booking, in full one month before rental begins. Damage deposit not cashed unless there is damage. Check will be destroyed after rental ends and there is no damage.


                  Please wait... Travel with confidence

                  Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                  Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                  Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                   

                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 09/15/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1968

                  Why the Owner Chose Mount Desert:
                  Mt. Desert Island is one of the most beautiful and magical places I have ever been. The island is unique geographically, and is filled with beautiful hiking, walking, biking and ocean adventures. There is wonderful lobster and delicious blueberries.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  Our cabin is a retreat from the world, peaceful


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • View From Porch

                    View From Porch

                  • Kitchen to living room

                    Kitchen to living room

                  • Bedroom with Twin Beds

                    Bedroom with Twin Beds

                  • Front Bath with Shower

                    Front Bath with Shower

                  • House View from Lake

                    House View from Lake

                  • Bedroom with loft

                    Bedroom with loft

                  • Back Bedroom with Full Bed and desk

                    Back Bedroom with Full Bed and desk

                  • Back Bath with Bathtub

                    Back Bath with Bathtub

                  VRBO #296124

                  There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, October 11, 2014

                  $1,000 - $14,000 per week (USD)
                  2

                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 09/15/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
                  Dates are unavailable
                  Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                  This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                  Get an instant quote
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 09/15/2014
                  Email owner

                  (347) 563-3285 (New York, USA)

                  Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                  Add vacation protection services to your booking

                  Three services to protect your trip:

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                  Get it now

                  advertisement

                  Share this property via Email

                  Beautiful Lakeside Property with Private Dock and Float

                  Mount Desert #296124

                  3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

                  You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                  Share this property via Email

                    Please correct the following errors and resend:
                  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.