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Overlooking Prospect Harbor, Maine

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View of harbor and brook from cottage


Last updated: 07/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Prospect Harbor cottage 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.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • 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


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


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family


          • 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 Area
          • Seating for 6 people


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


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


          • Deck / Patio
          • Lawn / Garden


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          2 night min stay

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          Fees and Rental Conditions:

          • Pet Fee $50
          • Cleaning $215
          • Property Damage Protection $49
          • Tax Rate 8%

          Cancellation policy:

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

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          Last updated: 07/26/2014
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          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
          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.

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          Speaks: english



          • 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


          • 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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          This listing was first published here in 2013.

          Date last modified - Monday, September 29, 2014

          $200 per night (USD)

          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 8

          View calendar: Updated 07/26/14
          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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          Speaks: english
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          Prospect Harbor #480239

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