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Million Dollar Ocean View

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Last updated: 07/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Large, older five bedroom home across the road from Southwest Harbor city dock. Views of Somes Sound, open ocean and Acadia. Several excellent restaurants in the village, with more in 15 min. driving distance. Fifteen minutes to school playground and community center that features fitness classes. Also art galleries, wine store, great hardware store, and little shops. Children welcome. Island Explorer bus, which takes riders all over the island, comes past the property. Close to Swans Island Ferry.

The cottage includes a large entryway room where strollers, bikes, tents or other outdoor equipment can be kept safe and dry and easily accessible for use. Up to ten bicycles have been stored in the room at one time. This is an amenity that many cottages in the area do not have.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • additional sink with dressing room area

Other Amenities

  • Bayview Cottage has a large entryway that is at least 8'x12'. Up to ten bicycles can fit in this room at one time, keeping them safe and dry. Not many cottages in the area have this amenity, so if you are bringing bikes and tents, strollers, kids' wagons, or anything you want to store out of the elements, this is a great asset....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Television

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Tennis

Arrival Day

  • Saturday

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill Gas

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Spring season is Saturday, May 4, 2013 through Saturday checkout on June 29, 2013. Summer rates begin with checkin on Saturday, June 29 and go through checkout on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013. Fall rates begin with check-in on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 and extend through Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Last updated: 07/09/2015
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor Int'l (private plane Bar Harbor/Hancock)
0.05 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Scotties (property is right behind Scotties)
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Causeway Golf Club
0.05 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Scotties
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sand Beach

Car: Recommended

Cottage is located across the road from the ocean. Scotties restaurant and bar are within a stone's throw. Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park is reported to see the first light of day in the US. The park also includes Jordan Pond House, famous for popovers you don't want to miss. There are great walking and carriage trails through the park. The island has several beautiful gardens, free with public access. Ferries to the Cranberry Isles and Swans' Island are available.

There are several excellent restaurants in the village, plus additional ones within 15 min. driving distance. Historic Claremont Hotel, with its famous dining room, is within ten minutes drive. Reel Pizza is a movie theater in Bar Harbor which frequently features art films. You can have beer and pizza while you watch your movie. Within a ten minute drive are lobster pounds featuring walk-in lobster dinners.

Fifteen minutes away is a school playground and community center that features fitness classes. The town also has art galleries, wine store, great hardware store, and little shops. Children are welcome. There is an antique building with adult and children's library with free wireless service. The Island Explorer bus, which takes riders all over the island, comes past the property frequently on a daily basis.

There are mountain bike and kayak rentals in Southwest Harbor. Two golf courses are on the island, one which is very close to Southwest Harbor. There are three churches in Southwest Harbor, and there are many others on the island. Boat tours from Mount Desert Island (MDI) can easily take you to nearby islands where you can do additional exploring and sight-seeing. The Museum of Wendell Gilley, a famous bird carver, is in Southwest Harbor. An Oceanarium is 20-30 minutes away. MDI has horseback riding, the Seal Cove Auto museum and the Abbe Indian Museum. There are many campgrounds, including Seawall Campground, on MDI. Whale watching and puffin tours are available in nearby Bar Harbor.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from Bayview Cottage

    View from Bayview Cottage

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • Upper Story Porch with views of Harbor

    Upper Story Porch with views of Harbor

  • Eat-in kitchen

    Eat-in kitchen

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • King Bed

    King Bed

  • Front of Cottage

    Front of Cottage

  • Charming kitchen

    Charming kitchen

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 07/09/2015
Email owner

+1 207 244-5563
Sheri

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