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Oceanfront Cottage Next to Acadia National Park, Private Beach

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Enjoy Your Panoramic View of Goose Cove & the Islands of Blue Hill Bay

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Last updated: 06/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Nestled in quiet Goose Cove, just minutes from the charming village of Southwest Harbor and Acadia National Park, our guest house offers 21 beautiful secluded acres with easy shorefront access and panoramic views of Blue Hill Bay. Here on the ''Quietside'' of Mount Desert Island you may enjoy our private setting by relaxing on your spacious deck while watching the sailboats and lobstermen return with their daily catch, or strolling down through our well-tended front lawn to our private beach.

Our one-level cottage offers a combined kitchen, living and dining area with 4 bedrooms (one king bed, two with twin beds (and private bath) and a smaller room with a twin bed. We offer Wi-Fi, Cable with 2 new Flat Screen TV's and all rooms also have individual heat for those cool ocean mornings!

Less than a half-hour drive from Bar Harbor, our cottage is located just minutes from Acadia National Park's most spectacular attractions: Echo Lake, Seawall, Ship's Harbor, Long Pond and Bass Harbor Light, as well as many miles of magnificent trails for hiking and biking


Enjoy our private beach 350 ft. from your door! : Launch your kayak from our shore which is an easy stroll through our lawn shown in our photographs. Explore the cove or walk along our 1,000 feet of private shoreline to our pebble beach. Take a short drive to Southwest Harbor or Bar Harbor and enjoy the many wonderful galleries, shopping, as well as excellent selection of local restaurants offered nearby.

In the evenings, prepare a delicious fresh seafood meal in our well equipped kitchen while enjoying beautiful sunsets and spectacular views of the night sky from our peaceful oceanfront retreat.

Our cottage is the perfect setting to relax, refresh, recharge your energies and WE WELCOME YOU!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 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:

    Minimum age 25 yrs. MAXimum Occupancy- 7 People At All Times....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Cottage is one level with 3 steps to easy access parking....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No Smoking Allowed in, or around the house, or on the deck....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Be sure to view our video taken from our deck this summer! Minimum Age Limit for Renters: Must Be 25 Years or Older (MAX Occupancy: 6 People at All Times). Free Long Distance calls within the Continental US. Smoking Not Allowed: No Smoking Allowed in or Around the House or Deck....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2)...moreless

  • Television:

    Cable Television (2) New Flat Screen Televisions in living-room and master bedroom....moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Our private beach is located 350 ft. from your front door. Its an easy stroll through our front lawn as seen from your deck....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    We own over 1,000 ft of private shoreline with magnificent, unobstructed, views of the Islands of Blue Hill Bay. In addition, we also have acres of private woodlands for you to explores well!...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Within the U.S....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Individual thermostats in each room...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi throughout property...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Free Long Distance Calls within Continental US...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks may be rented locally and launched from our beach...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Webber Gas Grill on outdoor deck...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
Jun 27 - Jul 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,200

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 6 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

PEAK Summer
Aug 1 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall Foliage
Sep 5 - Oct 17, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

$1600-$2400/wk US Dollars

June 2015 .. $1700/week; (Spring)

July 2015…$2,200/week

August 2015 thru Sept. 5 .. $2500/week (Peak)

September & October .. $1600/week; (Fall Foliage)

(Maximum 6 people at all times.)

Note: 8% Maine Lodging Tax will be added to reservation

Rents Weekly - Sat/Sat - A deposit of 1/2 the rental fee; and a $500 damage fee (ref) is required within 7 days to hold reservation.;

Final Payment due by June 1, 2015

Cancellation Refund of deposit & fees can only be made if we are able to re-rent your selected week. Thank you for your understanding.


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Location

17 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Regional Airport (BHB) - Trenton
4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Swans Island Ferry
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Causeway Club
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Thurston's Lobster Pound

Car: Necessary

We are located minutes away from Acadia National Park, where hiking and biking are favorite activities of visitors. You will love vacationing here on the 'Quietside' of the Island - away from the hustle & bustle of Bar Harbor, yet in close proximity to excellent restaurants and all the activities of Mt. Desert Island. The Villages of Southwest Harbor, Northeast Harbor and Bar Harbor plus Acadia National Park's main entrance are a picturesque 10 to 25 minutes away by car.

Located near the end of a private drive on well sheltered Goose Cove, our secluded 21 acres of land also provides plenty of opportunity for outdoor activities. We have 1,000 feet of private shore frontage with beach, ledges, and tidal pools for hours of exploring. Kayaks may be rented locally and launched easily from our beach.

Although you may not want to leave beautiful Goose Cove, you'll want to venture out, as the site-seeing and recreational opportunities abound on Mount Desert Island. In Acadia National Park there are endless mountains and trails to hike or bike, museums to visit, whale or bird watching, first class shopping and dining to experience, and excellent fresh and salt water fishing. For the golfing enthusiasts, close by in Southwest Harbor is The Causeway Club, a fun and scenic 9 hole course. For a bigger golf challenge, you can play the famous 18-hole Kebo Valley Golf Club in Bar Harbor.

After a full day of island adventure, come back to a peaceful setting to prepare fresh seafood for dinner in our well equiped kitchen and enjoy a beautiful sunset while relaxing on our large deck overlooking Goose Cove and Blue Hill Bay.

 

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Photos

  • Enjoy Your Panoramic View of Goose Cove & the Islands of Blue Hill Bay

    Enjoy Your Panoramic View of Goose Cove & the Islands of Blue Hill Bay

  • Relax on Your Sun Drenched Deck with a Good Book

    Relax on Your Sun Drenched Deck with a Good Book

  • Enjoy Your Meals with a Spectacular View!

    Enjoy Your Meals with a Spectacular View!

  • Your Private Rocky Shoreline

    Your Private Rocky Shoreline

  • Family room with Adjoining TV and Dining

    Family room with Adjoining TV and Dining

  • Smaller Single Bedroom

    Smaller Single Bedroom

  • Stroll Through Your Front Lawn to Your Comfortable Seating by the Shore

    Stroll Through Your Front Lawn to Your Comfortable Seating by the Shore

  • Fall Foliage in nearby Somesville

    Fall Foliage in nearby Somesville

  • Goose Cove Lobstermen are always busy!

    Goose Cove Lobstermen are always busy!

  • Enjoy These Sunsets and Amazing Star Gazing

    Enjoy These Sunsets and Amazing Star Gazing

  • Spectacular Fall Colors  along Cadillac Mountain Walking Path

    Spectacular Fall Colors along Cadillac Mountain Walking Path

  • Explore Your Private Pebble Beach or Rocky Shoreline

    Explore Your Private Pebble Beach or Rocky Shoreline

  • Watch Lobstermen Heading out to Haul Their Traps

    Watch Lobstermen Heading out to Haul Their Traps

  • Fully Equipped Kitchen with Dishwasher

    Fully Equipped Kitchen with Dishwasher

  • Seating Overlooks the Islands of Blue Hill Bay

    Seating Overlooks the Islands of Blue Hill Bay

  • Side Entrance from Deck within 3 easy steps to parking.

    Side Entrance from Deck within 3 easy steps to parking.

  • Guest Bedroom with Private Bath

    Guest Bedroom with Private Bath

  • Twin Bedroom

    Twin Bedroom

  • Sunset from your Deck

    Sunset from your Deck

  • See What the Tide has Brought in Each Day

    See What the Tide has Brought in Each Day

  • Early morning visitors by our shoreline

    Early morning visitors by our shoreline

  • Bass Harbor Head Light Only Minutes Away

    Bass Harbor Head Light Only Minutes Away

  • Relaxation on Goose Cove…The Way Life Should Be!

    Relaxation on Goose Cove…The Way Life Should Be!

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 06/29/2015
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