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Charming, comfortable, large second floor apartment with private entrance, one block from beach, walking distance to Rockland's harbor, restaurants, shops, galleries, museums, children's park, and Island ferries.
Rockland has the largest lobster fleet on the east coast as well as the largest schooner fleet, and has the charm of a working fishing town as well as a thriving artist community. Also the famous Farnsworth Museum having the largest collection of works by both Andrew and Jamie Wyeth is located within a five minute walk. There is a small beach nearby as well as a new YMCA facility.
The nearby towns of Rockport and Camden offer great shopping as well as magnificent waterfront scenery.
Kayaks are available to the guests. The boats are easily launched at the nearby beach and offer a rare opportunity to inspect the wonderful Rockland Harbor close-up.
Previous guests comments:
'what a beautiful, beautiful, beautiful place! Inside & out. And upside-down, lying on rocks getting splashed by the ocean--FUN! This place is home and it's just what I needed' _____________
'Great house and town. We will return' _____________
' you both have a little slice of heaven here' ______________
' Once again, we had a wonderful time exploring the treasures that Maine has to offer. We would like to thank you for letting us into your home and making us feel welcome. Thanks for letting us use your Kayaks as well. That day was especially fun. The blues festival was great, we hope to see you again next year'
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payment only by check. One half upon reservation, remaining upon arrival
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About the owner: Ann and I have lived in this beautiful spot for the last 16yrs. We are semi-retired, Ann an avid gardener and me an avid putterer. Previous to this we lived on boats in San Francisco. Rockland has matured from strictly a fishing town to one that emphasizes the arts and culinary delights.We know you will love it.
Why the Owner Chose Rockland: This location is perfect with equal north and south coastal access making it a great base to travel to other areas of Maine.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment: This property when first seen by us was a disaster. But I being a house renovator and yacht carpenter could see the wonderful possibilities. After 2 years of day in and day out work the old house is now a jewel by the harbor. No prettier spot in the world.