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Luxurious Russian-Inspired Estate in the Heart of Mt Desert Island, Maine

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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Nestled in the woods overlooking Sommes Sound, Rockridge is an estate built for the summer vacationer who appreciates detail, charm, luxury & a sense of adventure. Inspired by 19th Century Russian Dachas, Rockridge Cottage House has 4 bedrooms between 2 buildings plus a gazebo and views of Somme Sound Mountain and the ocean. Rockridge is perfect for small weddings, family reunions, romantic getaways.

**Larger Parties, Check out #3899699 for Rockridge Tower House located next door to accommodate an additional 6 persons and a pool so all your guests can stay close in 1 location.

This is a Sunday to Sunday rental only.

Rockridge-Cottage has 4 Bedrooms & Rockridge-Tower has 3 Bedrooms plus the Pool. Separately, these houses are unique & charming and accommodates all your vacationing needs. Together, they make a great estate for larger parties who can all be at 1 location while being able to go and hide alone in another building or walk the grounds and admire the plethora of deer and wildlife. Minutes from Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, and anywhere on the island, Rockridge is an ideal location for your vacation.

When inquiring, Please mention which side you are referencing (Cottage or Tower) to help better answer your questions and check availability.

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Property Type

  • Estate

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Limited wheelchair accessibility...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet, tub, shower

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  • The Cottage Queen and 2 Twin Bedrooms are located downstairs and share a full bathroom. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Lake:

    Fresh water lakes, Echo Lake and Jordan Pond are just minutes away. ...moreless

  • Monument View
  • Mountain:

    Acadia National Park and Cadillac Mountain are just a few minutes away and a view of Sommes Sounds Mountain....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    In the heart of Mt Desert Island, Acadia National Park surrounds the area. The Hiking trails, the rocky ledges and beautiful sunrise and sunsets. ...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    South West Harbor and Sommes Sound can be viewed....moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Rural:

    Nestled in the woods overlooking Sommes Sound on Mt. Desert, a private retreat far enough away from the summer crowd, yet just 12 short miles from Bar Harbor and 9 miles from Acadia National Park....moreless

  • Village:

    Southwest Harbor, Northeast Harbor, Sommes Village and Bar Harbor are a few short miles away...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    We have contacts with a couple local caterers that could assist you if you wished for lunches, lobster dinners, or a social cocktail event. Please inquire within. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens are laundered by us and hand ironed for your pleasure! If you have never tried ironed sheets, you are in for a wonderful experience....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Bicycles are available for daily or weekly rental...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Season
May 3 - Jun 6, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,700
Peak Season 2015
Jun 7 - Sep 12, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,900
Late Season
Sep 13 - Oct 17, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,700

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $300 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $2,000
  • Tax Rate 8%

Notes:

For Larger parties up to 14-16 persons, please visit property #3899699 in HomeAway as this is next door and can be combined with this property to keep all your guests in a single location.

During Early & Late Seasons, the Tea House will not be available, but the Apartment/Suite above the garage will be available to accommodate the 2 extra people that the Tea House would accommodate.

Payment is by personal check or cashier's check. Usually payment is broken down into 3 equal payments with final payment due 2 weeks before rental period.


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Last updated: 05/28/2015
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Location

9.6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor
22 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bar Harbor Golf Course
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US Route 3

Car: Necessary

Minutes from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. There are all sorts of hiking trails, driving trails and bike riding trails. For the ocean views, there are sunset and sunrise tours, whale watching, fishing, and the rocky coastline to explore.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Welcome to the Witch's Cottage.

    Welcome to the Witch's Cottage.

  • The Tea House Bedroom Retreat with its fine linens.

    The Tea House Bedroom Retreat with its fine linens.

  • Cottage view of Sommes Sound

    Cottage view of Sommes Sound

  • Apt/Garage Dining Space

    Apt/Garage Dining Space

  • Cottage Twin Bedroom.  Could be combined to King.  Must request.

    Cottage Twin Bedroom. Could be combined to King. Must request.

  • Cottage Bedroom, Queen

    Cottage Bedroom, Queen

  • Patio Design Cottage

    Patio Design Cottage

  • Gazebo

    Gazebo

  • Foyer to Apartment Suite when Tea House is closed in off seasons.

    Foyer to Apartment Suite when Tea House is closed in off seasons.

  • Tea House

    Tea House

  • Entrance to Cottage

    Entrance to Cottage

  • Ocean view and Sommes Sound Mountain

    Ocean view and Sommes Sound Mountain

  • Cottage Living Room with beautiful Bird Cage Chandelier and carved columns.

    Cottage Living Room with beautiful Bird Cage Chandelier and carved columns.

  • The gazebo makes a great getaway.

    The gazebo makes a great getaway.

  • Cottage Entrance view

    Cottage Entrance view

  • Cottage Bird Cage Chandelier

    Cottage Bird Cage Chandelier

  • Cottage Dining Room

    Cottage Dining Room

  • Cottage Foyer

    Cottage Foyer

  • Dining Room Chandelier

    Dining Room Chandelier

  • View from Cottage

    View from Cottage

  • Unique Art and artifacts throughout estate

    Unique Art and artifacts throughout estate

  • Front Patio of Cottage

    Front Patio of Cottage

  • Cottage living Room

    Cottage living Room

  • Cottage Dining Room

    Cottage Dining Room

$3,700 - $4,900 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    Estate
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/28/2015
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