Ross Cottage: Where Coastal Maine Meets Yesteryear
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- Minimum stay:N/A
- Pets allowed:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Ross Cottage is a century-old rustic seaside cottage preserved and restored in its early 20th Century pre-electricity character. It sits on a bluff above tideline overlooking Cobscook Bay; has a wide red beach in front. It's surrounded by 50+ acres of protected forest. Wide front porch; stone fireplace. It provides guests an opportunity to experience the recreational lifestyle of its owners beginning in 1900.
Ross Cottage is offered as a public service; all profits go to the Downeast Coastal Conservancy.
For more detailed information about the cottage, see our website by Googling Ross Cottage Maine.
Keywords: Rustic Seaside Cottage, non-electrified, restored to early 20th Century character
- Vacation Rental
- Pets Not Allowed:
- 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- 1.0 Bathrooms
- Bathroom 1
Kitchen & Dining
- Linens Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Air Conditioning:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Wood Stove
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Parking Off Street
Lighting by kerosene lamp; Heating by woodstove or fireplace; Bathing by solar shower or sponge bath; Outdoor priv; Water and food cooler from cold spring; Cooking by woodstove or Coleman stove; Utensils, silverware, and dishes provided; Bring your own food, linens, and personal items; Blankets, comforters and pillows provided; Emergency bedding available, No pets or smoking inside building, please; Instruction and Ross Cottage history pamphlets provided. Contact owner for special needs....morecollapse
Location & View
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Birding, lighthouses, whale-watching, berry-picking, clamming, kayaking/canoeing (rental or your own), summer arts/crafts, and plenty of peace and quiet at the cottage. Within an hour's drive are Eastport, Lubec, Campobello Island, East and West Quoddy Heads, Reversing Falls, Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge, and St. Croix Island National Monument...morecollapse
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Honorably, we were the very first guests at Ross Cottage and we absolutely had the best time! Every child should experience time without plumbing and electricity. We have visited many museums and historical sites, this was like living in one! We will be be back! Thanks Ross Family! Lisa Twombly
- Guest Lisa Twombly
- Date of stay 08/02/07
- Review Submitted 08/02/07
Jul-Aug ... $650/week Sept ... $600/week State sales tax of 7% added. All profits go to Downeast Coastal Conservancy. Payment by check on or before first day of use. Rental period: Normally, early Saturday afternoon through Saturday morning. Full refund for cancellation 30 days before scheduled and afterward if slot rented
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Ross Cottage by Carolyn Lane Vose
Ross Cottage beachfront by Wendy Umbriac
Ross Cottage 1940 Fireplace by Gregg Ross
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