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Breathtaking Oceanfront Home on Blue Hill Bay.

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Last updated: 02/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

West Tremont house description

We will consider rental requests for the 2014 season in February 2014.

Ever dream of a house on a cliff overlooking the ocean?

Otter Rocks is a distinctively designed 'Frank Lloyd Wright' style house, built on 4 levels over granite ledge, perched on the rocky shore of Blue Hill Bay – a truly spectacular spot. Located on the quiet side of Mount Desert Island with easy access to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. This is a house that has all the creature comforts plus the charm of a unique Maine summer home. The living area is at the same time warm and spacious. Enjoy a panoramic view of the bay and watch sunsets from the generous decks. You are guaranteed to see boats and birds and porpoises and, at night, shooting stars. Keep watching and you may spot an eagle or a seal.

Four cozy bedrooms are furnished with a queen bed, a full bed, and two twin beds, all well removed from the living area. A pull out couch is also located in the family room for a willing guest. A fully equipped bright and roomy kitchen takes the chore out of meal prep.

The property is very secluded without being isolated. At the end of a dead end road, only you and the other guests will be nearby. The villages of Southwest Harbor, Northeast Harbor, and Bar Harbor plus Acadia National Park’s main entrances and trails are fifteen to thirty minutes away by car.

Swimming is possible for the intrepid, given the rocky shore and the ocean water, but access to the water is easy. However, nearby lakes may be more inviting.

Keywords: Waterfront, Quiet Side, Secluded

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome:

    The bold rocky shore requires requires real oversight for young children....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

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  • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

    This couch is on the sunporch and the sun comes up early!...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Built to take advantage of the outdoors, Otter Rocks has two huge decks and a sun porch, as well as incredible oceanfront seating areas. It is very private without being remote....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Ipod dock, CD player...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room is open to glassed-in sun porch with additional seating...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June
May 30 - Jun 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,950
July
Jun 28 - Aug 1, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,200
August
Aug 2 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,200
September
Sep 5 - Oct 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,100

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Two week rentals are preferable and rates may be reduced for longer stays.

Stays at Otter Rocks run from 4pm Sat. to 10am the following Sat.

Deposit due with signed Rental Agreement: $1,000.00 plus $500.00 Security Deposit (Security Deposit refundable according to the Terms of the Agreement).

Balance of Total Rental Amount due four (4) weeks prior to commencement of the rental.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Hancock County Airport

Car: Necessary

Minutes from Acadia Nat. Park and multiple 'swimming holes'. By day, wandering the shoreline with wildlife just beyond the front door. By night, ZERO light pollution provides unbelievable star gazing.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1974

About the owner: Having lived or summered on or around the island for more than 40 years, Mt. Desert has always been considered our home away from home. It is a place that we migrate to each summer (and even an occasional winter) regardless of where ever else our family is on the planet. It is truly a integral part of our family tradition.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

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    Aerial

  • Living room

    Living room

  • South deck

    South deck

  • From Blue Hill Bay

    From Blue Hill Bay

  • Sunporch

    Sunporch

VRBO #299286

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Date last modified - Thursday, February 26, 2015

$1,950 - $3,200 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/25/2015
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West Tremont #299286

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