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Comfortable Cottage in Private Wooded Setting, 5 Min Walk to Village

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Sunny living room with fireplace


Last updated: 05/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Our cozy, comfortable cottage nestled in the woods at the end of Wesley Avenue in Southwest Harbor, Maine is the perfect place to enjoy your Acadia National Park vacation on renowned Mount Desert Island. The cottage is located in a private, forested setting. With freshly painted interiors, new bamboo hardwood floors and tastefully furnished throughout. This cottage is convenient, homey and clean!

Description: We offer a well equipped kitchen that includes an electric range, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster and microwave. The dining table expands as needed to comfortably seat six or more.
The spacious living room includes an efficient wood stove for heat and two sliding glass doors look out onto deck where you can enjoy your breakfast, a cocktail or dinner.
Sleeping arrangements include two bedrooms, each with queen sized beds, one bedroom with a twin bed and a large sleeping loft/work or play area with two twin beds. The modern bath includes a full tub/ shower. We supply all linens, towels, blankets and pillows.

Location: Comfortably secluded down a long wooded drive, you are just a 5 minute walk to the center of Southwest Harbor. There are a variety of restaurants a grocery store, wine shop, a library with many summer programs and many other shops. The harbor is 5 minutes further with all the sights of a working New England fishing village.
Entrances to Acadia National Park are all around and you are just 25 minutes from Bar Harbor by car or 45 minutes on the free, publicly supported Island Explorer Bus Service. The bus stops at a number of locations in and around the village and covers most of the Island including many of your destinations within Acadia National Park.

Amenities: Full kitchen with place settings for 6
Electric stove/oven, dishwasher
Coffee maker, toaster, microwave
Blender, electric mixer, lobster pot
Washer/dryer, iron and board
Linens/bath towels/beach towels provided
Wireless internet service, DVD player/TV for movies only – no TV service
Full tub & shower, bathroom has electric baseboard heat
Stereo system that includes am/fm, ipod hookup, and cd player
Gas grill, deck w/furniture
Wood stove, firewood


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower



  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • VCR


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean:

    Three public town docks with ferry access to off shore islands. Beach walks in and outside the Park within easy driving distance....moreless

  • Town:

    Five minute walk to the village of Southwest Harbor, grocers and specialties, shops, restaurants, free island shuttle, library, drugstore, hardware store, playground....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove


  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Spring
Apr 28 - Jun 15, 2015
7 night min stay

Early Summer
Jun 16 - Jun 29, 2015
7 night min stay

High Season
Jun 30 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

Sep 1 - Sep 28, 2015
7 night min stay

Sep 29 - Oct 26, 2015
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 7%


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Last updated: 05/05/2015
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55 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Cranberry Cove Ferry
1.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
The Causeway Club
0.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cafe Drydock
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Echo Lake Beach

Car: Necessary

Acadia National Park is one of the loveliest and most accessible Parks in the country. Walks and activities for all ambitions. Enjoy the mountains, ocean, public gardens, sightseeing, excursions, sports, dining, entertainment and shopping.


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  • Sunny living room with fireplace

    Sunny living room with fireplace

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Dining


  • Bedroom with queen bed

    Bedroom with queen bed

  • Sleeping loft and sitting area

    Sleeping loft and sitting area

  • Cedar Cottage

    Cedar Cottage

  • Cedar Cottage

    Cedar Cottage

  • Kitchen/dining


  • Sunny deck for dining and relaxing

    Sunny deck for dining and relaxing

  • Bedroom with queen bed

    Bedroom with queen bed

  • Full bath

    Full bath

$895 - $1,300 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 05/05/2015
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Comfortable cottage in private wooded setting, 5 min walk to village

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