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Nature Lover's Retreat! Views of Somes Sound-Hot Tub and Fire Pit

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Hot Tub on upper deck overlooking Somes Sound and Acadia National Park Mountains

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Last updated: 01/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Mount Desert cottage description

Whether with family or friends, escape to 'The Acadia'. A true gem for nature lovers, this vacation rental is tucked in between the shores of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain. Enjoy the beautiful views of Somes Sound and the mountains of Acadia National Park, the gorgeous landscape of this unique property and the abundant wildlife. Mountain laurel, pines, a babbling brook, granite outcroppings, deer, fox, chickadees, and more...all at your doorstep!


Designed for Enjoying and Relaxing: The main living area is drenched in sunlight, and includes an open floor plan with kitchen, living and dining area on the top floor to capitalize on the gorgeous views of Somes Sound, Acadia Mountain and the surrounding natural landscape. Convenience abounds with direct access from the kitchen to the huge balcony with outdoor seating and gas grill.

Also perched on the upper balcony is a hot tub, a perfect spot for enjoying the spectacular views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain, watching the visiting deer or for soothing tired muscles after a picture-perfect day of hiking, biking, shopping, swimming or sightseeing! Gather around the fire pit and enjoy roasting marshmallows or a cocktail. Firewood provided!

Sleeping quarters and bathroom are downstairs and include 2 bedrooms, one with queen bed and twin bed, and the other with a double bed. Another private balcony off this level affords beautiful views of Acadia Mountain and the surrounding natural landscape.

Plan your coastal Maine vacation to be as quiet and relaxing or as active and full of adventure as you like. Enjoy all that the area has to offer, from hiking and biking to whale watching and sightseeing; or settle in and enjoy the peace and tranquility of this private setting, enjoying nature while soaking up the sun, the stars, the view and fresh Maine air.

Wildlife abound at this unique vacation rental, nestled between and with gorgeous views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain. Close to Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, and within a mile of Acadia National Park, including the trail head to Acadia Mountain and crystal clear, spring fed, park owned Echo Lake.

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

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

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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              • Additional Sleeping Accommodations: Sleeper Sofa in Living Room

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Hot Tub on deck overlooking Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain Fire Pit with wood provided For Families traveling with small children, 'The Acadia' is equipped with a high chair and Pack N Play, so you can travel a bit lighter!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

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

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain
                  • Mountain View:

                    Views of mountains of Acadia National Park...moreless

                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Ocean View:

                    Gorgeous view of Somes Sound...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

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

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Firewood
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Area
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Telephone:

                    Local Calls Only...moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Kitchen
                  • Lobster Pot
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Walkway To Water
                  • Wood Deck

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Located on large deck with views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain...moreless

                  • Outdoor Hot Tub

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Spring
                      May 2 - May 22, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $950
                      Memorial Day Week
                      May 23 - May 29, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,150
                      Early Summer
                      May 30 - Jun 19, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,250
                      Summer
                      Jun 20 - Jun 26, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,650
                      Summer
                      Jun 27 - Jul 10, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,150
                      Summer
                      Jul 11 - Aug 28, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,850
                      Summer
                      Aug 29 - Sep 11, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,950
                      Late Summer/Early Fall
                      Sep 12 - Oct 16, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,250
                      Fall
                      Oct 17 - Nov 7, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $950

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      *$200 per week discount for booking more than one week!

                      This is a weekly Saturday to Saturday rental. Less than a full week rental inquiry will be considered, typically only during off-peak season or if there is a last minute opening, and solely at the owner's discretion.

                      Rates and minimum stay subject to change until booking is confirmed.


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                      Last updated: 01/29/2015
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                      Location

                      Car: Necessary

                      Wildlife abound at this unique vacation rental, nestled between and with gorgeous views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain. Plus, there's a hot tub and fire pit (with wood provided!). Close to Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, and within a mile of Acadia National Park, including the trail head to Acadia Mountain and crystal clear, spring fed, park owned Echo Lake.

                       

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                      Photos

                      • Hot Tub on upper deck overlooking Somes Sound and Acadia National Park Mountains

                        Hot Tub on upper deck overlooking Somes Sound and Acadia National Park Mountains

                      • Kitchen/Dining Area with views of Somes Sound and Acadia National Park Mountains

                        Kitchen/Dining Area with views of Somes Sound and Acadia National Park Mountains

                      • Tons of windows in open living room

                        Tons of windows in open living room

                      • Bedroom

                        Bedroom

                      • Sun drenched bedroom with view of Acadia Mountain

                        Sun drenched bedroom with view of Acadia Mountain

                      • Huge Granite Fire Pit with wood provided-overlooking Somes Sound

                        Huge Granite Fire Pit with wood provided-overlooking Somes Sound

                      • Granite Blocks mark entrance to cottage

                        Granite Blocks mark entrance to cottage

                      • Regular Visitors to the grounds of The Acadia Cottage

                        Regular Visitors to the grounds of The Acadia Cottage

                      • Path to shore of Somes Sound

                        Path to shore of Somes Sound

                      • Sunrise Over Mountains of Acadia National Park from the Deck of The Acadia

                        Sunrise Over Mountains of Acadia National Park from the Deck of The Acadia

                      • Watch Deer from Deck + View of Somes Sound, Mountains of Acadia National Park

                        Watch Deer from Deck + View of Somes Sound, Mountains of Acadia National Park

                      • View from Living/Dining area

                        View from Living/Dining area

                      • Living Room with Acadia Mountain through window

                        Living Room with Acadia Mountain through window

                      • Stairway to lower level bedrooms and bathroom-made from birch trees on property

                        Stairway to lower level bedrooms and bathroom-made from birch trees on property

                      • Granite Quarry with Antique Truck

                        Granite Quarry with Antique Truck

                      • Beautiful Brook by driveway

                        Beautiful Brook by driveway

                      • Granite Outcroppings and Flowers on the grounds of The Acadia

                        Granite Outcroppings and Flowers on the grounds of The Acadia

                      • Rainbow over Somes Sound-taken by a guest on the deck of The Acadia Cottage

                        Rainbow over Somes Sound-taken by a guest on the deck of The Acadia Cottage

                      • Trail heat to Acadia Mountain, less than a mile from The Acadia Cottage

                        Trail heat to Acadia Mountain, less than a mile from The Acadia Cottage

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                      Date last modified - Thursday, January 29, 2015

                      $950 - $2,850 per week (USD)
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      • Sleeps
                        7
                      • Bedrooms
                        2
                      • Bathrooms
                        1
                      • Property type
                        Cottage
                      • Reviews
                        5
                      Owner
                      Member since: 2002
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within 12 hours
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 01/29/2015
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                      +1 207 299-8055
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