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Idyllic Neighborhood Beach Community

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Last updated: 06/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Biddeford Pool house description

Biddeford Pool is a hidden gem which so many people have never heard of. A little neighborhood where time has stood still at the end of a peninsula where Fortune Rocks Beach is a stones throw away. Our home sits in the middle of this neighborhood and is perfect for a family of up to 5 or 6. It is 1 block from the water with ocean views. There is a rocky beach with huge rocks to climb and dive off of into the ocean about 100 yards from the house, also a great place to look for sea glass too. The 2 mile long SANDY beach is a 5 minute walk away. Fortune Rocks beach is a glorious stretch of soft sand. At low tide, you can walk out several hundred yards. We usually walk the beach for a few minutes to get to the public beach which is life guarded, and also has public restrooms and snacks for sale. You can also drive to the public beach if you have a lot of belongings, or ride one of our bikes.

The yard is large and beautiful. We have a gardener help keep up our flower gardens. There is plenty of room for kids to run in the grass, play games, etc. There is a deck on the front, and a large back deck with a picnic table. We provide a Weber gas grill, several bikes and lawn chairs which you are free to use. We had our outdoor shower rebuilt last fall. The inside of the home is in great condition. One bedroom has two twin beds, the master a queen bed, and the other bedroom has a double bed. There is a futon/sofa downstairs. As you sit in the living room, you can look out of the large windows to the ocean. There are 2 televisions with cable TV.

Portland is 20 miles north, and Cape Porpoise and Kennebunkport are just down the road. Great restaurants in Cape Porpoise or K'port are 10-15 minute drive on a coastal road, along with plenty of shopping or antiquing. There are several big beaches which you can try (old orchard is very close) but it is so easy to go walk to Fortune Rocks you probably won't bother. At the end of Fortune Rocks is what is considered one of the best places to surf in southern Maine, even if you don't surf, its fun to watch!

Keywords: beach house

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining:

                also large deck with picnic table and umbrella...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:


              • Kitchen
              • Ice Maker
              • Refrigerator
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Pantry Items
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Microwave
              • Dishwasher
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Washing Machine

              Other Amenities

                  • 4-5 bicycles available to use, both bathrooms have been remodeled in july 2010, outdoor shower remodeled in 2009...moreless


                  • Games:

                    numerous board games, books, and puzzles...moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television
                  • Books


                  • Broadband Access
                  • Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Bicycles:

                    bikes for all shapes and sizes. a Gary Fischer perfect for a 9-12 year old, and a female 12 speed in good condition, and then 2 schwin 10 speeds, 'ride to the beach' bikes. ...moreless

                  • Balcony:

                    2 balconies, front with ocean view, rear with garden view and picnic table/umbrella...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    beautiful yard with flower gardens which are taken care of by a gardener...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio


                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                      • Ocean View


                      • Restaurants
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Cycling
                      • Surfing
                      • Golf
                      • Tennis
                      • Fishing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Groceries
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Shopping
                      • Shelling
                      • Boating
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Cinemas
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Museums
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Surf Fishing


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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      fall rates
                      Aug 30 - Oct 11, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      My Standard Rate
                      7 night min stay


                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • cleaning fee $75
                      • Taxes Included


                      rates in June and September will be 1700 per week.

                      50% deposit due immediately to confirm booking.

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                      Last updated: 06/09/2014
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                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      20 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Interstate 95
                      0.2 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Fortune Rocks
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Cape Porpoise or Biddeford
                      4 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Biddeford or Arundul
                      Biddeford Pool
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Biddeford Pool

                      Car: Necessary


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: family of 4, two teenage boys age 16 and 18. we enjoy traveling, all sports and currently live in Minneapolis.

                      Why the Owner Chose Biddeford Pool:
                      We have vacationed in Maine for 14 summers. Andy (dad/husband) grew up in NH and we have many friends in the area.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      We love the beaches in the area, Portland is 30 minutes away, plenty of great places to bike ride or walk, wonderful restaurants within 20 minute drive. The quaintness of Biddeford Pool and its tranquility is as good as it gets in New England.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • garden view

                        garden view

                      • view of neighborhood from beach at low tide

                        view of neighborhood from beach at low tide

                      • kitchen


                      • back yard

                        back yard

                      • view off of front deck

                        view off of front deck

                      VRBO #298646

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, April 20, 2014

                      $1,700 - $2,700 per week (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

                      View calendar: Updated 06/09/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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