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Eddybrook Cottage is nestled between the West Street Entrance to Acadia National Park, Kebo Valley Golf Course, Bar Harbor's business district, and the Atlantic Ocean.
The Cottage consists of the first floor rental apartment,and the owners' studio, in back, on a lower ground level. The rental apartment is newly-decorated.
The apartment has one bedroom with a queen bed, one bedroom with a double bed, one bedroom with bunk beds, a bath with shower, a sunporch overlooking the front lawn, and a full kitchen. Kitchen appliances include: stove with oven, refrigerator, microwave oven, countertop electric griddle, and toaster.
Tenants have access to a basement laundry room with a washing machine and dryer. The apartment comes with off-street parking for two vehicles.
Within a quarter mile walk of Eddybrook Cottage is Bar Harbor's bustling and picturesque West Street waterfront with its large 19th Century summer residences, seafood restaurants, schooners, whale watch and lobster boats, galleries and gift shops.
Also close by is the stately, well-stocked, Jesup Memorial Library, the Abbe Museum and a recreation center/YMCA with a children's playground, skateboarding half-pipe, tennis courts and athletic fields.
Bar Harbor has it all: activities for kids and adults such as mountain climbing, boat rides, bicycling and hiking along the shore. An oceanarium, miniature golf, and a small waterpark are less than a twenty minute drive away.
The National Park Service organizes nature programs in the National Park for children and adults. Explore Bar Harbor's maritime setting, look for shells, sea glass, and starfish on MDI's ocean beaches. Swim in the crystal clear water of Echo Lake! The apartment at Eddybrook Cottage is the perfect place to take advantage of all that Bar Harbor and MDI have to offer.
Keywords: Primary unit on one floor in Arts and Crafts bungalow-style cottage.
We welcome small (16 inches in height), well-behaved dogs. Bar Harbor is a dog-friendly village! Many shops and restaurants welcome dogs with biscuits and water bowls. We ask that dogs be kenelled when left alone in the unit....moreless
6 Nights: 1 Sep - 6 Sep Sep 1 - Sep 6, 2015 6 night min stay
Changeover Day: Monday
Additional information about rental rates
Weekly rentals begin after 4:00 PM on Saturday and end at 10:00 AM the following Saturday.
Landlord must be informed if small dogs will be accompanying the renters. Dogs must be placed in a renter-provided kennel cage when left alone in the apartment.
We accept personal checks, postal money orders, or bank drafts. Reservation is confirmed upon landlord approval of an agreement signed by the renter AND receipt of an advance payment of one-half of the lease amount, which is non-refundable. Balance of one-half of the lease amount is due to the landlord thirty (30) days prior to lease start date.
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The famous Shore Path in Bar Harbor, Maine, begins at the town pier and continues South for about 1/2 to 3/4 of a mile along the eastern shore of Mount Desert Island. There are lovely views of the Cranberry Islands and Victorian homes.
Village Green and Island Explorer Bus Center
This park, in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor, contains benches, fountains and flowers Check the town's calendar for dates of art shows and summer band concerts. Free Island Explorer buses leave from here to all locations on Mt. Desert Island.
About the owner: I am a university administrator. My wife Sharyn is a middle school teacher. We live in eastern Maine and have been spending weekends and vacations on MDI for twelve years.
Why the Owner Chose Bar Harbor: Someday we hope to retire to Eddybrook Cottage. We enjoy the area and especially exploring mountain and seaside trails that we haven't hiked before.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: In the summer and fall we enjoy lectures given at the College of the Atlantic, and the Library. We enjoy the art shows, the craft fairs, and local events such as the July 4th celebration.