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Private oceanfront home on 20 acres with several hundred feet of shore frontage. Located at the head of Seal Cove on beautiful Mount Desert Island, the home is minutes from the picturesque town of Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park and has breathtaking views of the Cove and coastal islands in Blue Hill Bay. Built in 1974, the home has been recently updated to offer guests a modern and spacious retreat for a relaxing summer get-away.
Our accommodations include 3 spacious bedrooms – 1 master bedroom with a king bed, full private bath, ocean views and deck access; 1 guest bedroom with 2 twin beds ocean views and deck access; and 1 guest bedroom with 2 twin beds with garden view; both twin bedrooms share a bathroom with shower. The large modern kitchen is fully equipped with all appliances, dinnerware and cookware. The dining area seats up to 10 people. The spacious living room has views of Seal Cove and Blue Hill Bay through double sliding glass doors; a traditional fireplace, and access to the large deck. Other amenities include satellite TV, DVD player, wireless internet and stereo/CD player. The adjoining dining room seats 6 and also offers views through sliding glass doors of the cove. The wrap around deck has a gas grill, chaise lounges and a large patio table with 6 chairs and is accessible from the living room dining room, master bedroom and one of the guest bedrooms. A laundry room is located on the lower level. The family room is also located on the lower level and has a TV, computer desk, and assorted board games. There is a large lawn area for outdoor games like volleyball, croquet, badminton, etc. The garage has been converted into a rec room with many games including foosball, darts, pool, air hockey and ping pong.
We have additional space available over the garage for larger groups. The apartment has a kitchen, living/dining room, 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. This space can be rented for an additional sum and increases the total number of guests to 10 people. We do not rent this apartment separately, only as additional space for house guests.
Peak Season Jun 27 - Aug 29, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Rates for 1 to 6 guests all seasons:
05/23/2015 to 06/13/2015 - $1,750/week (Spring)
06/13/2015 to 06/27/2015 - $2,350/week (Early summer)
06/27/2015 to 08/29/2015 - $2,950/week (Summer)
08/29/2015 to 09/26/2015 - $2,150/week (Late summer)
09/26/2015 to 10/17/2015 - $1,900/week (Foliage season)
Call or e-mail for rates for 7 to 10 guests
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Located near the end of a private drive on well sheltered Seal Cove, our secluded 20 acres of land also provides plenty of opportunity for outdoor activities We have several hundred feet of private shore frontage with beach, ledges, and tidal pools for hours of exploring. Canoes and kayaks can be launched easily on our beach. Located across the cove is a well maintained public boat launch and dock for larger watercraft. Although you may not want to leave beautiful Seal Cove, you'll want to venture out, as the site-seeing and recreational opportunities abound on Mount Desert Island. We are located less than 10 minutes from the village of Southwest Harbor and about 20 minutes from Bar Harbor, Northeast Harbor.and Acadia National Park. There are endless mountains and trails to hike or bike, museums to visit, whale or bird watching, first class shopping and dining to experience, and excellent fresh and salt water fishing. For the golfing enthusiasts, close by in Southwest Harbor is The Causeway Club, a fun and scenic 9 hole course. For a bigger golf challenge, you can play the famous 18-hole Kebo Valley Golf Club in Bar Harbor. After a full day of island adventure, come back to a peaceful setting to prepare fresh seafood for dinner in our well equiped kitchen and enjoy a beautiful sunset while relaxing on our large deck overlooking Seal Cove and Blue Hill Bay.