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Overlooking Prospect Harbor, Maine

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View of harbor and brook from cottage

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Last updated: 05/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy the beauty of Downeast Maine in this charming home overlooking prospect harbor. Built in the 1800's this home has all the feel of 'yesterday' yet has been completely renovated. Just steps from the village of prospect harbor and minutes from the spectacular schoodic peninsula. Within the boundaries of Acadia national park, this beautiful three bedroom cottage has all the comforts of home.

Spend long leisurely days enjoying views of the harbor and listen to the sound of the running brook across the road. Watch eagles fly above along with other wildlife that call this area home. Take a bike ride or a walk, or drop your kayak in the water.

The home is in pristine condition with all top of the line furnishings, artwork, antiques, handmade quilts and luxury bedding. Cable TV, phone and internet are available. All the amenities of home.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Master: 1 king

    Windows overlook harbor...moreless

  • Queen: 2 queen

    Window overlooks harbor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Twin bed with pull out trundle...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Located across the street from Prospect Harbor, and overlooking a rushing brook that streams into the Harbor....moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
May 1 - Jun 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$250
$1,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

In Season
Jun 28 - Jul 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$300
$2,000

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

August
Aug 1 - Sep 5, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
$2,500
September to Remember
Sep 6 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$200
$1,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$200
$1,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning $215
  • Damage Waiver $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%

Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 05/04/2015
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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nautica Pub
30 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Winter Harbor Ferry to Bar Harbor
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Grindstone Neck
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US1
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Fisherman's Inn
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sand Cove Rock Beach

Car: Recommended

In the heart of the quaint village of Prospect Harbor, where you will find a diner, lobster/fish market and library, surrounding this working lobster harbor town. The charming town of Corea is a bike ride away.

The Acadia/Schoodic region is central to many activities. Enjoy hiking and biking trails, kayaking, and magnificent scenery; quaint villages, shops, studio galleries, restaurants, yacht club and ocean front golf course. Schoodic is a destination for artists around the world , hosting the world-reknowned Schoodic Arts Festival, International Sculpture Symposium, and Hammond Hall performing arts center. Catch a scenic ferry ride to Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, Northwest Harbor or the Cranberry Isles to enjoy shopping and dining.

Nearby Jones Pond is the perfect spot for swimming on a warm summer day. During the summer months, nearby towns host fairs and festivals, including the Machias Wild Blueberry Festival, Milbridge Days and Winter Harbor's Lobster Festival.

Easily a day trip, you can drive north about an hour and cross the Canadian Border, visiting the historic Campobello.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: As long time visitors to this area, we appreciate the charm and beauty of DownEast Maine. When we found this cottage, we just couldn't resist the challenge of renovating it, maintaining the charm of it's 1800's architecture, but updating the house to today's standards.

Why the Owner Chose Prospect Harbor:
The cottage overlooks Prospect Harbor and is a short walk to the Prospect Harbor Lighthouse. Situated in the tiny village of Prospect Harbor, you will enjoy Maine the way locals do.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Completely renovated, handmade quilts, antiques, upscale linens. Overlooks a rushing brook. Lots of wildlife in the area that will pass by as you relax on the deck.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View of harbor and brook from cottage

    View of harbor and brook from cottage

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • One of two bathrooms

    One of two bathrooms

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • A morning visitor in the backyard

    A morning visitor in the backyard

  • Working Harbor

    Working Harbor

  • Living room, entrance to kitchen, stairs to bedrooms

    Living room, entrance to kitchen, stairs to bedrooms

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Twin Bedroom with trundle

    Twin Bedroom with trundle

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Nearby Prospect Harbor Lighthouse, a three minute walk!

    Nearby Prospect Harbor Lighthouse, a three minute walk!

  • Eagle perched on lobster trap behind the Post Office

    Eagle perched on lobster trap behind the Post Office

  • Summer gardens in Maine

    Summer gardens in Maine

VRBO #480239

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/04/2015
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