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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"This lovely vacation rental was a great home base for a week of activities in Acadia National Park. My husband, two friends and I stayed here and appreciated the spectacular sunsets, the deck with comfortable chairs, the roomy kitchen, laundry facilities and two full bathrooms. After a day of hiking or kayaking, it was a pleasure to put up our feet, drink wine, make a leisurely meal and take in the starry skies. Judy and Ralph are attentive hosts and look after you well. Highly recommended."
Guest: PamDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 23, 2015
"Best vacation ever. We all really enjoyed being in Acadia but also the great house. The house was great, with everything we needed, plenty of room and very private. Couldn't have asked for better accommodations and more friendly couple to rent from."
Guest: Sharon T.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 20, 2015
"Rented this beautiful condo for a week in August. The owner was very helpful and considerate. The condo is outstanding. It is modern, clean, bright and well decorated. We enjoyed the multiple decks with great views of Southwest Harbor out front and one out back for cooking. We cooked each morning and almost every evening finding the kitchen to be well equipped. The rooms are spacious and bathrooms fairly large. The washer/dryer was a nice benefit. We also enjoyed the pool!
Rent this home! You will have a great time!"
Guest: Don & Mary ElizabethDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 24, 2015
"Karen's cottage is exactly as advertised. We brought our two dogs and it was a great property for them as well as a wonderful neighborhood to walk them in. The cottage is well furnished and lacks for nothing. As other reviewers have mentioned she has provided just about anything you could think of needing. Truly the only thing I would add or bring if we return would be Ziploc bags. The living room is well furnished and all of the furniture is comfortable. The queen size bed is great for sleeping and there are plenty of linens as well. The cottage stayed cool and there were fans if needed. We didn't get to use the deck very much, but it is functional with plenty of seating.
The property is right down the road from Acadia and Bar Harbor. We went back and forth several times each day and it was very convenient from the cottage. We did not find the traffic overly challenging and were typically able to get parking in town. Acadia is breathtaking and Bar Harbor enchanting.
The water pump noise was unfamiliar and it startled us at first until we figured out what it was. The shower water pulses which took some getting used to. This was not a problem, just different. There is a large screen TV with Direct TV which was very nice and wi fi that worked great.
Karen is very helpful and obviously takes pride in her property. Her dog is adorable and our dogs were happy to have him visit. We didn't have any problems during our stay. There was a flood light out and she bought a new one that my husband put in for her. The yard was mowed and free from dog waste and she provides tools for cleaning up messes if needed.
We had hoped we could get down to the ocean near the property when the tide was out, but it was not very easy due to the rockiness of the shoreline. This was a little disappointing, but we just went down the road a short ways when the tide would go out and enjoyed it from there. Karen recommended the Chart Room to eat at and it was excellent. We would definitely go back. One thing to think about possibly adding that we would enjoy would be a fire pit
This is a great cottage rental and we would definitely stay here again if we return to the area, which we hope to do. Thank you Karen"
Guest: Shelley W.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 14, 2015