Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Cottage in the Woods on the Water

You sent a message to this owner.

Woodberry Cottage from the beach

Calendar

Last updated: 09/09/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Deer Isle house description

Woodberry is a comfortably furnished three story house. A living room with fireplace; dining area w/ table for 8 plus additional seating for 3 at a side table or island; large, well-equipped kitchen with island and 3 stools; master bedroom (queen) and a full bathroom fill the first floor.

Two bedrooms (2 twins, 1 queen) and one full bath are upstairs. A baby layette, collapsible crib, high chair and baby gates are available. A large bathroom is shared by these two bedrooms.

Lower level (walkout) has two bedrooms (2 twins, 1 bunk bed, 1 day bed), bath with shower and twin sinks, laundry area and a family room.

The water side of the house has a deck with glass rails for an unobstructed view and a screened porch. The house is wheelchair friendly with entrance ramp and 3' wide doors on first floor; not legally handicap accessible.

TV/DVD/VHS for movies only. Internet access via WiFi. Long distance calls off island require calling card.

The access point to our typically Maine rocky beach is marked by a rope around a tree. You'll step down onto sloping rocks and walk down rocks and rocky steps to the beach using a rope as a handhold. The elderly and small children will not find this easy access. The difference in elevation between our land and the beach is approximately 12'.

Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Pets are welcome provided they are caged when left alone in the house, kept off furniture and provided they create no nuisance for neighbors. Dog run available for use with retractable leash provided by renter. Charge is $30/week per pet....moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Ramp allows access to first floor through front door. All doors are 3' on first floor. Not handicapped accessible in the legal sense....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Videos (approx. 150, for all ages), books for all ages, board games, cards, toys available....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 11

          • Master, main floor: 1 queen

            dresser, bedside tables, reading lights, walk-in closet...moreless

          • Green Room, second floor: 2 twin/ single

            two dressers, arm chair, bedside table, reading lights...moreless

          • Sister's Room, second floor: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

            dresser, sofa, rocking chair, bedside tables and lights...moreless

          • Ledge Room, lower level: 2 twin/ single

            dresser, bedside table, reading lights, chair...moreless

          • Brenda's Room, lower level: 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            Single day bed, dresser, reading lights, chair...moreless

          • Baby Crib (1), high chair, baby layette, stair gates for infants stored in second floor closet. Children's toys, books and videos available at cottage., ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Main Floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Second floor: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Lower level: toilet, shower

            two sinks...moreless

          • All bathrooms have electric heaters to warm room.

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Numerous pots, pans and lids. Also baking dishes, cookie sheets and mixing bowls. Various cooking utensils: knives, wooden spoons, spatulas, egg beaters, meat thermometer, vegetable peeler, etc....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            We stock paper goods, sponges, dishwashing and laundry detergent, bath soap, herbs/spices, salt/pepper, flour, sugar, oil, matches, cleaning products at the beginning of the season....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Coffee maker, blender, food processor, toaster oven, pressure cooker, lobster pot, crock pot, water kettle....moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            6-8 cup standard. We supply filters and coffee; sugar and some sweeteners are usually on hand....moreless

          • Dining:

            Main table seats eight, three at kitchen island. Four individual folding tables....moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Dishes and cutlery are provided. Wine glasses....moreless

          • Stove:

            Gas...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            11...moreless

          • Child's Highchair
          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 11 people

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            Beach towels are not provided. Bring them if you plan on swimming either in the ocean or at the fresh water Lily Pond a short drive from the cottage....moreless

          • Heating:

            Gas fired base board on main and second floors. In floor on lower level....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Parking by the front door of the cottage. Parking for 5 cars....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            On lower level. Uses HE (high efficiency) detergent only....moreless

          • Living Room:

            Seats 7 comfortably in living room with reading lights....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Except for beach towels....moreless

          Entertainment

          • Games:

            Various puzzles and games for all ages. Blocks, doll house, board games, cards, truck and bull dozer for outside....moreless

          • Video Library:

            Children, young adults and adult videos at the house. Also, rentals available at Burnt Cove Market....moreless

          • Television:

            No reception for 2 TVs; for movie viewing ONLY. TVs in living room and family room...moreless

          • DVD Player:

            DVD and VHS players at each TV....moreless

          • CD Player
          • VCR
          • Stereo
          • Toys

          Communications

          • Wireless Internet:

            Satellite based. Useful for emails; not for streaming or browsing (250 mb download per 24 hours at high speed)...moreless

          • Telephone:

            Long distance calls off island require a calling card....moreless

          Outdoor Features

          • Outdoor Grill:

            Weber charcoal for use outside under porch or on gravel to side of house....moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            Deck has glass rails for unobstructed viewing and deck furniture....moreless

          • Lanai / Gazebo:

            Screened porch with seating....moreless

          • Bicycles

          Theme

          • Romantic
          • Away From It All
          • Family

          Location & View

              • Oceanfront:

                We are 75' from the shore with woods surrounding the house down to the shore. The beach is accessible via a short climb down an inclined rock (step down of 18', hand-hold on line around tree). Small children and the elderly will need help. No easy access. No access for kayak launching....moreless

              Activities

              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Cinemas
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Tennis
              • Swimming
              • Kayaking
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Cycling
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 5
              from 6 traveler reviews
              Loading...
               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Non-Peak '14-'15
              Sep 13 - Jun 12, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $290
              $1,340

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Pet Fee $30
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
              • Tax Rate 8%

              Please wait... Pay with confidence

              Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              Last updated: 09/09/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              Golf and tennis at the public Island Country Club, mini-golf, bicycle and kayak rentals/guided tours , ocean swimming for the bold adventurer, swimming for the faint of heart in fresh water at the Lily Pond. learn about boat trips to Eagle Island or to Isle au Haut, Deer Isle Historical Museum and Granite Museum, movies/lectures at The Opera House in Stonington (15 min.). Grocery shopping at Burnt Cove Market is 10 minute away. Art galleries, crafts and antique shops await discovery all over Deer Isle. Walking or jogging 'The Loop' is quiet and scenic. Easy drives to Blue Hill (25 min.), Bar Harbor (1 hr, 30 min.), Ellsworth (40 min.) & other scenic Maine towns.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2004

              About the owner: My husband Greg and I built Woodberry starting in 2002 when we cut trees with the help of his 81 year old Mom, Anne. We opened it for rentals in 2004 as a two floor house with unfinished ground floor. In 2010 we put most of the finishing touches on the ground floor and the house sleeps 11 now. My husband and I honeymooned on Deer Isle and visit every summer to chill out from the rigors of owning our own business.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              What we love most about visiting Woodberry is the quiet and the fresh fir-scented sea air. Oh ... and the lobsters. We love to hike on Isle au Haut and to Barred Island and we sail in the bay. Each summer we enjoy seeing the latest offerings by the artists on the island. Kayaking is big now and Old Quarry, a business on Deer Isle, offers rentals and guided tours plus other outdoor activities. Our beach is not suitable for launching, sadly. Sharing the house with friends and family who make the journey north makes for many an enjoyable evening spent chatting or playing games. Or we'll venture down to Stonington to attend an Opera House performance or see a movie. Mostly though it's just reading, relaxing, cooking meals together (seldom have time for that at home) and staring at the heavens on a clear evening, watching for shooting stars ... so many stars.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Guestbook comments from the owner

              Loading...
              1 of 19
               

              Photos

              • Woodberry Cottage from the beach

                Woodberry Cottage from the beach

              • Living room with wood-stove fireplace, comfortable seating for seven

                Living room with wood-stove fireplace, comfortable seating for seven

              • Screened porch off dining area, with deck beyond

                Screened porch off dining area, with deck beyond

              • Second floor bedroom (queen)

                Second floor bedroom (queen)

              • Second floor bedroom, 2 twins

                Second floor bedroom, 2 twins

              • Lower level 'bunk room' with day bed

                Lower level 'bunk room' with day bed

              • Front of Woodberry Cottage

                Front of Woodberry Cottage

              • Large well-equiped kitchen with island seating

                Large well-equiped kitchen with island seating

              • Master bedroom on first floor (queen)

                Master bedroom on first floor (queen)

              • Second floor bedroom, 2 twins

                Second floor bedroom, 2 twins

              • Second floor bath

                Second floor bath

              • Lower level 'bunk room' with day bed

                Lower level 'bunk room' with day bed

              • Lower level bath

                Lower level bath

              VRBO #46777

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2004.

              Date last modified - Monday, July 14, 2014

              $290 per night (USD)
              6

              5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
              Sleeps 11

              View calendar: Updated 09/09/14
              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Owner
              Email owner

              +1 8888932084

              Speaks: english
              Please wait... Pay with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement

              Share this property via Email

              Cottage in the Woods on the Water

              Deer Isle #46777

              5 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 11

              You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

              Share this property via Email

                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.