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Vacation Mid- Coast Maine Island - Studio Apartment - Open Mid May to Oct.

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Last updated: 05/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Loft apartment over a small barn, on a Midcoast Maine island, close to Acaidia National Park. The apartment is fully furnished, provides comfortable accommodations for a single, or couple. The property is a ten - fifteen minute walk from the shore. The property is located in the woods on 5 acres on one of Maine's coastal islands, Swans Island. The apartment is a seasonal rental, available May to September, by the night (two nights minimum weekends - Friday&Saturday), with a weekly rate available on request.

The rental is on the north side of Swans island, in an area known as 'Island Retreat. The apartment overlooks a large clearing, and is about a fifteen minute from the shore in any direction. The area is on/near several hiking trails. There are no moose, bear, porcupines, skunks, or poisonous snakes on Swans Island. There is no public camping on the island. Swans Island accessible by Maine State DOT Ferry, from Bass Harbor. In the summer, most days, there are six round trips daily. There is no public transportation on Swans Island, bicycling is a challenge due to the terrain. The island is about 7,000 ares in extent, with about twenty miles of roads.

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 2
  • 364 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years of age....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Considered:

    Call for review/approval/no puppies/pets must be well mannered/house trained/no cats....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Small semi-private sleeping area - alcove, no door.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom : toilet, shower

    private - closing door, off sleeping area....moreless

  • Five gallon electric water heater, limits shower duration to two minutes of hot water flow - wet/turn off water/soap/turn on water/rinse ...wait twenty minutes for next shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Only a fifteen minute walk from the shore in several directions, several hiking trails in the area. The best vacation value for a single or couple on Swans Island. The owners live next door to the rental, and will assist with any reasonable request, that will make your stay more pleasant. If you walk onto the ferry, the owners will transport you to the property. The owners will be glad to offer advice regarding climate, clothing, and shopping....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Of local interest, limited paperback titles....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    VCR - selection of tapes and DVDs, no live TV....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Selected titles available....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Nearby, deeded access to four acres on the water. A short fifteen minute walk to the water....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Fifteen to twenty minute walk from the water....moreless

  • Lake View:

    Goose Pond, just off a fire access road in the middle of the larger part of the island, near Goose Mt....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Many dramatic ocean views - the Carrying Place Beach, Fine Sand Beach, many views of Hockamock Head Light, Burnt Coat Harbor ......moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Swans Island is surrounded by the Atlantic and numerous other coastal islands....moreless

  • Rural
  • Village:

    Three villages on the island - Atlantic, Minturn, and Swans Island....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Linens Provided:

    1 set, plus change....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Studio apartment - combine dining, cooking, sitting area....moreless

  • Parking:

    One vehicle...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Two bath towels, two hand towels, two wash cloths...moreless

Kitchen

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Small deck overlooking a large clearing....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Camp Cook Stove for Lobsters!...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$75 $80
Fri, Sat
$500 $1,800

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Sep 1 - Oct 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$70
$450

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$70
$450 $1,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $50
  • Pet Fee $15 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

No smoking, pets considered - by request, no children less than 12, no lobsters may be cooked inside (may cook outside - facility provided), not handicap accessible, one night minimum - unless weekend reservation, party of two maximum occupancy, NO FIRES - Swans Island is a heavily wooded island.


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Last updated: 05/27/2015
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Location

16 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Village of Atlantic
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Off island - SW Harbor
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Tea Room and TIMS Carryout
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
15 - 20 minute walk

Car: Recommended

 

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Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/27/2015
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Vacation Mid- Coast Maine Island - Studio Apartment - OPEN MID MAY TO OCT.

Swans Island #592136

1 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 2

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