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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
"Lodging at Acadia Getaway was a fantastic experience for our family of 5. It was our 2nd trip to Acadia and the location was just phenomenal! The home is just a short few minutes drive to one of the several Acadia Nat'l Park entrances, Eagle Lake carriage trail for biking, and beautiful downtown Bar Harbor. The beds were very comfortable and the home was very well equipped - the owners even had a baby backpack we used to get our little one up the hiking trails - very thoughtful! The washer and dryer was key - very important with kids! The home was exactly what I anticipated after seeing photos on VRBO - clean, cute and very cozy. We hope to be back as well as to recommend to many other family and friends in FL who have never experienced the treasure of Acadia!"
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 8, 2015
"We stayed here with 2 teens and a tween and we all just LOVED the house and the property. The owners don't just view this as an investment property, they clearly stay at and love this house. It is well maintained, beautifully appointed, and stocked with more than you have the right to expect any rental property to be stocked with--musical instruments, linens, restaurant, menus, basic pantry items, laundry detergent, games, movies, books, umbrellas, fans, etc., etc. It was an easy drive to the park loop road, the carriage roads and downtown Bar Harbor, but far enough away from the hustle and bustle to be able to appreciate the beautiful night sky, find owls, and light a bonfire to enjoy the peacefulness of the woods. I had to email the owner about something and she was kind, thoughtful and helpful. We don't usually repeat vacations, but we just may return to this beautiful location!"
Guest: makotaraDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 24, 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
"My wife and I had a very enjoyable stay at this cottage. It is perfect for two people looking for a home base to virtually anywhere on Mt. Desert Island. The kitchen was very well equipped with anything a traveler may need (the coffee filters were particularly appreciated). We found the patio to be quite lovely in the morning and a nice way to rest weary legs at the end of the day. A few items that are important to note for future visitors. First, the cottage is on Rt. 102, which means there is some car noise from 6:00 am until early evening. Rt. 102 has a limited shoulder and is not suitable for safe running/walking, in my opinion. Second, the bedroom faces east, making it rather bright in the morning even with a shade and blinds. The final point is not related to the cottage though worth noting. Bass Harbor is remotely located relative to the rest of the island. Southwest Harbor is less than 5 minutes away, but Bar Harbor can be as much as 45 minutes with traffic. Overall, a great place for a couple looking to get away from it all and take in the pleasures of the quiet side (be sure to go over to Seawall with a bottle of wine and some cheese, it's totally legal!)."
Guest: Ryan M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 11, 2015