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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

East Lodge is in Hancock, Maine, 15 miles past Ellsworth and quite near Bar Harbor. My cabin overlooks Jellison Cove and the Porcupine Islands, is in the woods, a short walk from the beach, and about half an hour from Mt Desert Island, home of Acadia National Park where there are multitudes of things to do for young and old. Visitors are welcome to stroll through my gardens. (I am a professional landscape designer). The sitting room/dining area are comfy and great for family chats. You can eat at the library sized table, overlooking the ocean view or on the screened porch or the deck...- Adirondak chairs rest on my mossy 'lawn' overlooking the ocean vista through the tall spruce trees or snooze in the hammock under the pines. You can even dine on the brand new picnic table as you watch the red sailed boats out of Bar Harbor. WiFi is available. There is a TV with a DVD player and decent phone reception.
I am a working artist and sell my work in local galleries. Some teaching is available upon request.

From Hancock, it is a quick ride to Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor; in the other direction, you can go to Schoodic, the quieter part of Acadia. In both parks, there are awesome trails to bike and hike. There are several delicious and cute restaurants (Chester Pikes has the BEST breakfasts!!!) within 15 minutes and you are just 15 miles from Ellsworth, the cultural center of the area. And one can rent bikes, kayaks and canoes from a local sports shop.

Flights go directly to Bangor which is about an hour from my house....you can get a car at the airport. Another option is to fly to Bar Harbor Airport - about 45 minutes or less from EastLodge. The scenery is unbeatable!


I hope you'll come and see beautiful Maine.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Children above the age of 7 are welcome....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children above the age of 7 are welcome. This is a great family space!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Well behaved dogs are welcome, but not cats or birds....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • First floor Bedroom, just off the main living space, has a double bed with views (from the pillows) of the nearby ocean. There is a large walk-in closet between the bedroom and bath....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

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  • The bathroom is commodious with a large shower, lined with custom made tiles. There is a huge, butler's tub set just beneath a window which overlooks the hydrangea and daylily collections....moreless

Other Amenities

  • This is a single family home with lovely space for cooking and entertaining. The gardens are extensive with lots of specimen plantings and paths from which to admire the blooms. Its very quiet and one can easily hear the nearby babble of a brook, sniff the ocean breezes. The beach is a short walk at the bottom of my driveway. From here, one can explore both parts of Acadia (main park and the quieter Schoodic), see many artists studios and galleries, rent kayaks and bikes, take a ferry into Bar Harbor, eat well at several local restaurants, day trip east to Campabello, Eastport and Lubek. In the fall, the colors are brilliant - maples, birches and blueberries. There are lots of antiques shops and collectives, miniature golf and water slides, and short boat trips to see nature and the surrounding islands. There are several museums to peruse and lots of excellent ice cream shops!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player:

    built into TV. Works great!...moreless

  • Television:

    no cable connection, but TV can be had upon request to watch a movie....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    I have some really good films to share....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Long old library table, perfect for your family and guests! Also dine on the screen porch with its great ocean breezes and view of the Porcupine Islands in Frenchmans Bay near Bar Harbor....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    While there is no air conditioner, the open windows provide an excellent ocean breeze with good cross ventilation. There are some window fans if necessary....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes, serving pieces, and glassware. Of course, silverware as well!...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    This is a well equipped kitchen with plenty of good pots and an excellent stove top and oven. There are plenty of dishes, silverware, glass ware and storage....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Outdoors, surrounded by rugosa roses with an ocean view. The star lit sky is spectacular from the tub!!! It is next to an outdoor shower....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Summer
May 29 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,800 $7,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

This space is designed for a single family. For $80.00, there can be house keeping services provided during your stay.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 06/24/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor
12 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ellsworth
25 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Bar Harbor
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
Trenton
90 Miles
Nearest Train
Portland
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 1
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Salt Box, Ironside Grill

Car: Recommended

East Lodge is in Hancock, Maine, 15 miles past Ellsworth and quite near Bar Harbor. My cabin overlooking Jellison Cove and the Porcupine Islands, is in the woods, a short walk from the beach, and about half an hour from Mt Desert Island, home of Acadia National Park where there are multitudes of things to do for young and old. Visitors are welcome to stroll through the gardens. (I am a professional landscape designer). The sitting room/dining area are comfy and interesting to the artistic eye. You can breakfast or snack o]sitting on the screen porch or at the long old library table in the dining area overlooking the ocean vista through the tall spruce trees. WiFi is available. There is a TV with a DVD player upon request and decent phone reception.

I am a working artist and this space displays my work which I sell in local galleries. Some teaching is available upon request. This is a unique home with lots of artistic touches. I built much of it myself!

From Hancock, it is a quick ride to Acadia National Park in Bar Harbor; in the other direction, you can go to Schoodic, the quieter part of Acadia. In both parks, there are awesome trails to bike and hike. There are several delicious and cute restaurants (Chester Pikes has the BEST breakfasts!!!) within 15 minutes and you are just 15 miles from Ellsworth, the cultural center of the area. And one can rent bikes, kayaks and canoes from a local sports shop.

Flights go directly to Bangor which is about an hour from my house....you can get a car at the airport. Another option is to fly to Bar Harbor Airport - about 45 minutes or less from EastLodge. The scenery is unbeatable!

I hope you'll come and see beautiful Maine.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I am a working artist - my medium is rustic woodworking. I earn my dollars as a landscape designer heading my company for the past 18 years. I'm the granny of three young'uns with #4 on the way! My two children are terrific and have set their lives up well on far away coasts. I love the beauty of the Maine landscape and am thrilled to be outside most of the time after living most of my life in Philadelphia

Why the Owner Chose Sullivan:
I started to visit Maine in 1982 when my kids first went to camp here. For numerous summers, I'd travel up and down the coast with my friend - we were the Flotsam and Jetsum Duet, landing where it looked interesting. I decided after years of wandering, to purchase land and build my dream home, based on the design of the summer camp I'd gone to as a kid. I loved the process and am pleased as can be with the result.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Your family will be comfortable and rested in this well equipped stunning space with its marvelous views of the ocean, lobster boats, Porcupine Islands and close at hand beaches. The local lobsters are the best around and you can even have them cooked for you. There are several good restaurants close by or you can venture into Ellsworth, Bar Harbor or Blue Hill for a change of scene. I chose to build my home here because the view was so sweet and it included the rugosa roses along the beachside. The sun rises and shines on my pillow each day and a sense of peace opens my eyes.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • East Lodge, last summer. More flowers as the season grows!now...

    East Lodge, last summer. More flowers as the season grows!now...

  • The open floor plan feels warm and cozy, delighting the eye with the ocean view.

    The open floor plan feels warm and cozy, delighting the eye with the ocean view.

  • As you dine, you can take in the complete view of this artistic property.

    As you dine, you can take in the complete view of this artistic property.

  • Great space to share cocktails and hang out.

    Great space to share cocktails and hang out.

  • Stunning kitchen - easy to use to create delicious meals.

    Stunning kitchen - easy to use to create delicious meals.

  • First floor powder room with custom sink and ' green clay'walls.

    First floor powder room with custom sink and ' green clay'walls.

  • Master bedroom with Asian theme. View from pillows of neighbor's lobster boats

    Master bedroom with Asian theme. View from pillows of neighbor's lobster boats

  • Master bath feels very earthy - stones and driftwood 'gems.'

    Master bath feels very earthy - stones and driftwood 'gems.'

  • large custom tile shower

    large custom tile shower

  • Screen porch on which to dine and relax. Seconf=d fireplace for chilly nites.

    Screen porch on which to dine and relax. Seconf=d fireplace for chilly nites.

  • Futon seating/sleeping  overlooks ocean view. Big TV for movie viewing.

    Futon seating/sleeping overlooks ocean view. Big TV for movie viewing.

  • Another guest room near bath. Great woodland garden view.

    Another guest room near bath. Great woodland garden view.

  • First view of rustic, artistic cabin as you enter

    First view of rustic, artistic cabin as you enter

  • The character logs and handcrafted staircase compliment a 10' dining table.

    The character logs and handcrafted staircase compliment a 10' dining table.

  • Handlaid stones and original brick sculpture make the fireplace unique.

    Handlaid stones and original brick sculpture make the fireplace unique.

  • A local craftswoman made this 'dolly'; she is one of many artists  in Hancoc

    A local craftswoman made this 'dolly'; she is one of many artists in Hancoc

  • As you cook, you can chat with friends and gaze at the wonderful view.

    As you cook, you can chat with friends and gaze at the wonderful view.

  • Fine spot to relax.

    Fine spot to relax.

  • Extra long butlers tub with windows overlooking hydrangea collection gardens.

    Extra long butlers tub with windows overlooking hydrangea collection gardens.

  • View of ocean from hot tub beside the dahlia bed.

    View of ocean from hot tub beside the dahlia bed.

  • Second floor bedroom/library with futon for more sleepers.

    Second floor bedroom/library with futon for more sleepers.

  • Guest bath with granite sink and handmade twig overhead light.

    Guest bath with granite sink and handmade twig overhead light.

  • Sunset sails are easily accessed. This view is from the beach here.

    Sunset sails are easily accessed. This view is from the beach here.

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Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/24/2015
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