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Beautiful, Comfortable Home with Exceptional in-Town Location

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Last updated: 09/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bar Harbor house description

This is our home, and we would love to share it with you! Located on Federal Street, Moose Manor is a 1904 New England-style house with all the upgrades and conveniences of modern living. Freshly painted throughout with exquisite, fully-equipped designer kitchen. All the comforts of home in one perfect location, walking distance to everything.

There are 3 bedrooms which comfortably sleep 6. One bedroom has a queen bed, the second has one full and twin bed, and the third has a twin. There is one bathroom (with a wonderful claw-foot tub!) on the second floor. Each bedroom includes wall mirrors to reduce demand for bathroom mirror time. Master bedroom includes a dressing table with light/mirror.

The front of the house features a wonderful enclosed porch with a bistro table/chairs, rocker and futon. Perfect for morning coffee or an afternoon nap.

In the rear you'll find a small wood deck with a Weber grill and 2 chairs to enjoy the cool afternoon breeze while your steak is grilling.

The kitchen has everything you'll need if you choose to prepare some of your own meals during your stay, including some basic pantry items for your use. Top-of-the-line small appliances (including Bunn coffee maker!) are available as well. Other items include Belgian waffle maker, 4 slice Cuisinart toaster, blender, food-processor, Crock Pot, pots/pans and bake-ware as well as an OVER-SIZED lobster pot for boiling your own 'catch' right at home! Easy instructions provided.

Although you'll probably want to get out and enjoy all that Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park has to offer, the home is also equipped with 'rainy day items' should you choose to stay indoors. 32' LCD TV, DVD player, iPod dock/radio, and a wide selection of books, DVDs and games are available for your enjoyment.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only:

                SMOKING NOT ALLOWED. Please be considerate of non-smokers and do not smoke anywhere either inside the house or on the front porch. Thank you....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Graco Pack N' Play available. House is not considered 'child proof' so please supervise children accordingly. ...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Please be considerate of others who may have allergies and do not bring any pets to Moose Manor. Thanks....moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

                Bed, nightstand, dressing table, dresser, chair, towels/rack...moreless

              • Large Front Bedroom: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

                2 Beds, nightstand, dresser, chair, mirror, towels/rack...moreless

              • Small Front Bedroom: 1 twin/ single

                Bed, nightstand, wall shelves, mirror, towels/rack...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Claw-footed tub...moreless

              • Bathroom is upstairs on second floor and there is no elevator. Must step over side of claw-foot bath tub for shower....moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Fully equipped kitchen...just like home! Includes numerous small appliances (see below), basic pantry items and dish soap/sponge....moreless

              • Toaster:

                Cuisinart 4 slice - Other small appliances include Belgian waffle iron, Crock-Pot, blender, and food processor....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Full set of Corelle, glassware and silverware. All kitchen utensils and food prep items as well....moreless

              • Oven:

                Bake ware including cookie sheets, Pyrex baking dishes and muffin tins are available....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                Basics available in canisters and cupboard. Feel free to use during your stay....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Stainless steel side-by-side equipped with ice-maker and dispenser....moreless

              • Stove:

                Stainless steel gas 4 burner plus a full set of cook ware....moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                Bunn 10 cup - Amazing coffee in just a couple of minutes!...moreless

              Amenities

              • Towels Provided:

                Each registered guest has a unique colored over-sized bath towel for use during your stay. Towels are located in each bedroom on towel rack behind each door....moreless

              • Living Room:

                Sofa, platform rocker, recliner, 32' LCD TV, DVD player, iPod docking station/radio, DVDs, adult and children's books, adult and children's games...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer:

                In basement where you will also find a rack for air-drying hanging garments...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                A fresh set of sheets is on each bed upon your arrival....moreless

              • Parking:

                Off-street for 2 cars. Park them for your entire stay!...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                In basement - Laundry soap provided...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Toys:

                Enjoy a day at Sand Beach! Beach towels and beach bag(s) available for use during your stay. (Please do not take bath towels to the beach.)...moreless

              • Stereo:

                table top iPod Docking Station, CD player and radio...moreless

              • Books:

                Adult and children's...moreless

              • Games:

                Adult and children's...moreless

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

              Communications

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Weber - charcoal not provided...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                      • Village

                      Activities

                      • Churches
                      • Kayaking
                      • Hiking
                      • Golf
                      • Fishing
                      • Cycling
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Walking
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Shopping
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Boating
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Playground
                      • Museums
                      • Marina
                      • Library
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Cinemas
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Sailing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Foliage Season
                      Aug 30 - Oct 31, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,550

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Early Season I
                      May 2 - May 29, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,250

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Early Season II
                      May 30 - Jun 26, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,550

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      High Season
                      Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,995

                      Changeover Day: Saturday

                      Foliage Season
                      Aug 29 - Oct 30, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,550

                      Changeover Day: Saturday


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                      • Tax Rate 8%

                      Notes:

                      Change-over day is Saturday.

                      We will accept eCheck or checks sent by U.S. Mail. Please disregard any input fields asking for credit card information.

                      When you book this home, it is marked unavailable on our calendars, removed from the market and subsequent requests are turned away. Cancellations will be accepted but are not refunded unless we are able to re-book the home for the same term.


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                      Last updated: 09/15/2014
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                      Location

                      Car: Not Necessary

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2013

                      About the owner: We are Paul and Joy Strathman and we have lived in the Midwest for the past 20 years. It all began when we took a trip to Maine, simply because we'd never been there before. Since then, we've been back to various parts of Coastal Maine every year and while we enjoy all the towns we've visited, we have fallen hopelessly in love with Bar Harbor. As so often happens when one visits a very special place, one's mind wanders into the possibilities of someday living there. Our home in Bar Harbor is truly a dream come true. This 1904 New England-style residence is perfectly located right in town; walking distance to everything. We have filled Moose Manor with things we love and have included all the comforts that we enjoy when we are there. We hope that you will enjoy our very special home and likewise fall in love with Bar Harbor.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      While on one of our early visits to Bar Harbor, we went for a walk. As we passed by this house, my wife said, 'Paul, please buy me that porch!' We both chuckled and continued our walk. Little did we know that we would not only someday buy the porch, but the wonderful home which sits behind it as well! This inviting home has been lovingly cared for by each owner since the house was built in 1904. We are only the 4th family to own this property. The warmth and charm of Moose Manor is captivating and it's fabulous location cannot be beat!


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                      Photos

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                        Come on in!

                      • Gorgeous, fully-equipped kitchen with granite counter tops.

                        Gorgeous, fully-equipped kitchen with granite counter tops.

                      • Fireplace in dining room

                        Fireplace in dining room

                      • Living Room.  Those are pipes from a turn-of-the-century pipe organ on the wall.

                        Living Room. Those are pipes from a turn-of-the-century pipe organ on the wall.

                      • Living room recliner

                        Living room recliner

                      • Dressing table with natural light and make-up mirror.

                        Dressing table with natural light and make-up mirror.

                      • Plenty of drawer space in master bedroom

                        Plenty of drawer space in master bedroom

                      • Front corner bedroom

                        Front corner bedroom

                      • Front single bedroom with memory foam mattress.

                        Front single bedroom with memory foam mattress.

                      • Bathroom on 2nd floor with claw-foot bath tub.

                        Bathroom on 2nd floor with claw-foot bath tub.

                      • Foyer

                        Foyer

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                        No caption needed.

                      • Entry foyer.

                        Entry foyer.

                      • Kitchen stocked with basic pantry items

                        Kitchen stocked with basic pantry items

                      • Dining room seats 6 comfortably

                        Dining room seats 6 comfortably

                      • Ready for a rainy day or evening family fun

                        Ready for a rainy day or evening family fun

                      • Second floor landing looking into bright, sunny bedrooms

                        Second floor landing looking into bright, sunny bedrooms

                      • Master queen bedroom with memory foam mattress.

                        Master queen bedroom with memory foam mattress.

                      • Single bed with memory foam mattress in front corner bedroom.

                        Single bed with memory foam mattress in front corner bedroom.

                      • Double bed with memory foam mattress in front corner bedroom.

                        Double bed with memory foam mattress in front corner bedroom.

                      • Front single bedroom

                        Front single bedroom

                      • Bathroom on 2nd floor with claw-foot bath tub

                        Bathroom on 2nd floor with claw-foot bath tub

                      • Perfect place for morning coffee or an afternoon refreshment!

                        Perfect place for morning coffee or an afternoon refreshment!

                      • Moose Manor Bar Harbor

                        Moose Manor Bar Harbor

                      VRBO #565597

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                      This listing was first published here in 2014.

                      Date last modified - Monday, September 15, 2014

                      $1,250 - $1,995 per week (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 09/15/14
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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