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Luxury Apartment in the Heart of Blue Hill Village

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Last updated: 06/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Newly remodeled, second floor, one bedroom apartment located in the heart of historic Blue Hill and Downeast Maine. This gorgeous apartment sleeps 2, has a gas fireplace,new bamboo, cork, tile, and carpeted floors, free wireless Internet and flat screen HD cable TV and a private balcony overlooking the back gardens, grapevines, and forest. Enjoy looking at the stars or waking with the sun on your Queen size bed under the sky light. You are just a short walk from beautiful Blue Hill Village, with its many shops, restaurants, galleries, beaches, town park, and hiking trails. Blue Hill is centrally located between Acadia National Park/ Bar Harbor, Stonington/Deer Isle, Ellsworth and Bangor. Enjoy cooking in your fully equipped gourmet’s kitchen or join us at one of our 2 on site restaurants: The Arborvine, with award winning fine dining; or DeepWater Brew Pub, a casual brew pub serving our very own Micro-brewed Beer and freshly made pub fare with indoor & outdoor seating.

We are unable to accommodate Pets and are a Non-Smoking Campus (both inside and outside of the apartment).

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    Please note, a child is allowed as a third person which requires the use of a portable child's bed. (This will incur a one time $50 fee, regardless of the reservation duration). It is important for renters to know that there are stairs in the apartment. There is also a very quiet graphic design business below the apartment and we try to be sensitive to their working environment as well. Thank You...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    This entire property is non-smoking both inside and out. Thank you!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • The bedroom was newly carpeted in 2010 and has a top of the line Queen size bed with a plush mattress, fine linens and quilts. Enjoy looking up at the stars or waking with the sun shine through the skylight over head; the skylight has a remote controlled window and shade for those who enjoy sleeping in and a bit of fresh air. There is a large dresser, closet/armoire, 2 mirrors, luggage rack, and side table with lamp and clock as well. Also available for an additional $50 is a portable childs bed. Please let us know if you will be requiring this bed at the time you book your reservation. Thank You!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • The bathroom, on the first floor of the apartment, has cork and beautifully tiled floors. Guests will enjoy the spacious stand up shower and vanity, with plenty of storage space for your toiletries....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The apartment is located on the same property as two outstanding restaurants- The Arborvine, with award winning fine dining; and Deep Water Brew Pub, Blue Hill's first and only Micro-Brew Pub! Also, the apartment has a beautiful enamel gas fireplace/stove on granite tiles located in the living area- the perfect touch for a romantic winter getaway in Maine! The apartment is equipped with a large wall mounted flat screed HD t.v. with cable and a DVD player. Also provided for your convenience is wireless internet in the apartment and fax available on-site. In the gourmet's fully stocked kitchen there is a high top table with seating for 3. We provide for you are all of the linens, paper products, ironing board and iron, etc... Please travel with your own toiletries. As this is a multiple level apartment, we suggest only those comfortable with climbing stairs consider renting from us....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Communication / Internet

  • Fax

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Public Court right around the corner....moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 26 - Sep 13, 2015
2 night min stay
$220
$1,400
Fall
Sep 14 - Oct 25, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
$950
Late Fall/ Winter/Early Spring
Oct 26 - May 20, 2016
2 night min stay
$110
$650 $1,250
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

Rates include parking, wireless Internet, cable, and a one time cleaning. 3rd occupant or use of the roll away bed is an additional $50 fee. Please let us know if you will need the bed at the time you book your reservation. Thank you.

Refundable Security Deposit and 8% Lodging Tax added.


Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 06/30/2015
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor International Airport (BGR)
Blue Hill
Nearest Barpub
DeepWater Brew Pub - On Site
16 Miles
Nearest Golf
Blue Hill Country Club
139 Miles
Nearest Train
Portland- Amtrack
35 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95 Brewer/Bangor
Blue Hill
Nearest Restaurant
Arborvine Fine Dining- on site
43 Miles
Nearest Ski
Local Cross Country OR Hermon Mountain
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Blue Hill Town Park

Car: Necessary

The historic and picturesque town of Blue Hill, established in 1789, is located on Blue Hill Bay. With around two thousand residents, this charming small town is home to many restaurants, galleries, shops, and preservation hiking trails. Whether you are looking to kayak, bike, hike, swim, explore, or just sit on the beach and relax, you are sure to love your time in Blue Hill. In the summer enjoy swimming, hiking, boating, and of course plenty of lobster and blue berry pie. Fall brings beautiful foliage, the Blue Hill Fair, and the Food, Wine & Foliage Festival. Winter is not to be missed with beautiful ski and snow shoe trails, ice skating, and a romantic dinner by the fireplace at Arborvine. Spring arrives with beautiful flowering apple trees and native lupines, first of the year greens and strawberries from many local organic farms, and increasingly warmer and sunnier days. Whatever the season Blue Hill is sure to fulfill your vacation desires year round.

Other Activities: Ice Skating and Cross Country Skiing!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: John and Beth Hikade moved to Blue Hill in the 1970's. They opened the award winning Fire Pond restaurant at that time and stayed in the restaurant business until the early 80's when they started their family. John then turned his focus towards carpentry and became a well known restorer of beautiful the old homes that are so prevalent in the Blue Hill area- their current restaurant is perhaps his greatest masterpiece yet. When their children were older John and Beth decided to start a new restaurant called Arborvine, which in its 13 years has won many awards, and gained the same stellar reputation that the Fire Pond had all throughout New England.

Why the Owner Chose Blue Hill:
When John and Beth purchased the building next door to the restaurant they knew they had their work cut out for them. With John's amazing carpentry skills and help from his 2 sons, the simple old doctors office next door was turned into a beautiful office space which is home to a local graphic design company (Borealis Press) and a gorgeous luxury apartment located in the center of Historic Blue Hill Village. Renters have found Blue Hill to have everything they are looking for from hiking, to dining and shopping, all right on the amazing Downeast Maine Coast.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
During the summer months you have the convenience of 2 restaurants just across the white fence- The Arborvine with its award winning fine dining, or the more casual Deep Water BrewPub with Craft Beers, outside seating and a Pub style menu. There are fantastic farmer's markets held several times a week in town, plus wonderful local events like street dances with the local Steel Band, plays by the community theater companies, fairs, festivals, and of course the coast of Maine just waiting to be explored. The cooler months bring a relaxed slower pace to the community. See Acadia national Park on skis, dine and shop. Many of the local shops and restaurants are still open, but you can also stay in and cook and curl up with a good book in front of the fire and watch the snow fly!


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Dining Area, Living Room, and Deck!

    Dining Area, Living Room, and Deck!

  • Enjoy a relaxing evening in front of the fire!

    Enjoy a relaxing evening in front of the fire!

  • Desk and roll away twin bed for a 3rd guest!

    Desk and roll away twin bed for a 3rd guest!

  • Skylight over bed has a remote controlled window and shade.

    Skylight over bed has a remote controlled window and shade.

  • Bedroom looking out into Living Room.

    Bedroom looking out into Living Room.

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Deck, perfect for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails!

    Deck, perfect for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails!

  • The Arobrvine Restaurant with snowy Blue Hill Mtn in the background.

    The Arobrvine Restaurant with snowy Blue Hill Mtn in the background.

  • Large backyard/gardens of restaurant

    Large backyard/gardens of restaurant

  • View of Living Room and Dining Area from Desk and Bedroom.

    View of Living Room and Dining Area from Desk and Bedroom.

  • Gourmet Kitchen!

    Gourmet Kitchen!

  • Enjoy Wireless Internet and Cable T.V. during your stay!

    Enjoy Wireless Internet and Cable T.V. during your stay!

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • View from your Queen sized Bed.

    View from your Queen sized Bed.

  • Entrance to your vacation home!

    Entrance to your vacation home!

  • Your private balcony!

    Your private balcony!

  • View of Arborvine and The Vinery

    View of Arborvine and The Vinery

  • Lily/Goldfish pond in front yard.

    Lily/Goldfish pond in front yard.

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 06/30/2015
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