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Looking for a great vacation rental close by to Acadia National Park? You've found it - you can't get any closer to the Park than this charming streamside cottage. In fact, the back of this property abuts the boundary with Acadia National Park and is just a few steps away! Located in the wonderful village of Seal Harbor, the cottage is situated on nearly an acre of beautiful, mature trees and has a gorgeous brook running right through the middle of the property. Sleep to the restful sounds of pretty Stanley Brook tumbling seaward alongside your cottage. The house sleeps up to six people with three bedrooms, two baths, comfortable living room, library, fully-equipped kitchen, dining area and relaxing front porch. This home is ideally situated for all of the exciting outdoor activities that Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park have to offer. It is a pleasant 10 minute walk to the beach and to Jordan Pond, a very short walking distance to the entire system of hiking, biking and riding trails in Acadia National Park, very close to Wildwood Stables and only an eight mile drive to the shops and restaurants of Bar Harbor.
There are three bedrooms, the downstairs BR features a full-size bed, the front upstairs BR has two twin beds and the rear upstairs bedroom is equipped with a queen size bed. All feature quality linens and comforters with duvets. ...moreless
There are two bathrooms: the downstairs bathroom has tub/shower, sink and toilet; the upstairs bathroom features a shower, toilet and sink. ...moreless
Satellite / Cable
Local Services & Businesses
The home is located in beautiful Seal Harbor, a small coastal village with lots of charm and quick access to Acadia National Park. In fact, the back property line abuts Acadia National Park! ...moreless
Beautiful Stanley Brook runs right through the property and provides a relaxing, natural atmosphere. ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
Cross Country Skiing
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Seating for 6 people
Iron & Board
Dishes & Utensils
There is a comfortable and relaxing front porch with Adirondack chairs....moreless
Early Summer 2015 May 23 - Jun 20, 2015 7 night min stay
Summer 2015 Jun 21 - Sep 12, 2015 7 night min stay
Fall 2015 Sep 13 - Oct 31, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$300
Rental periods are from Saturday to Saturday, unless other arrangements have been made with the owner.
Winter Rentals are available - Please contact owner for details.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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The rental property is located just outside the boundary of Acadia National Park and is on Mount Desert Island. This region is world-renowned for it's natural scenic beauty and it's variety of outstanding outdoor activities. Within a ten minute or less walk from this property, one can be at a gorgeous ocean sand beach, at the shores of stunning Jordan Pond, on a hiking trail climbing a mountain or on a carriage road riding a horse. A quick and scenic eight-mile drive will get you to the many shops and fine restaurants of Bar Harbor. This property is ideally situated for anyone looking to have quick and easy access to the many wonders of Acadia National Park, yet be outside of the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor in a quiet village atmosphere. For those owning horses or interested in them, the home is less than a five-minute drive to the famous Wildwood Stables.