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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
"We recently stayed at Heron Cove and for the most part were very pleased with the house and surrounding area. The house was equipped as stated except for a lack of good size bowls and dish towels. There were plenty of bath towels and bed linens. Our main complaint was the cleanliness of the house. Lisa if you are paying someone to come in and clean between guests than I suggest you find another company. The black mold around the windows and on the fridge seal was not good. My son upon arrival had to start taking medicine for this. I would suggest a dehumidifier for the basement as the dampness and odor made it impossible to stay down there. Also there was a broken rocking chair on the porch and you have let the bushes grow so that it was hard to get down to the water, (not like picture). The house otherwise fit our needs and it was quiet and nice to be able to let the kids play outside without worrying about them going out into the road. Neighbors were nice enough to let us put our kayak in from their property. It was very relaxing, with lots of wonderful sights. The view from the deck is beautiful. Would recommend this home if the few things I mentioned were addressed"
Guest: Erika B.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 26, 2015
"Our great experience started right with our initial contact. Kirsten was extremely helpful, very quick to reply and she answered every question completely (and we had a lot of them). Upon arrival we were met by Becky who made sure we had everything we needed. The personal touch was very much appreciated.
The cottage far exceeded our expectations, it was clean, well cared for and very well appointed with all the things you would ever need. The view out of the back either on the boat shaped deck or direct from the living room or kitchen table was breath taking. We could watch the seals frolic on the rocks in the Damariscotta River day or night and this became one of our favorite things to do.
The location for us worked out perfectly it was about 60 miles to Portland and about a 2 1/2 hour drive to Acadia and Bar Harbor. There was a lot to do - from exploring the Pemaquid lighthouse to getting the freshest Loster cooked for you so you could bring it home to enjoy at Osiers Co-op (we went twice while we were there) we had great time in Maine and we loved staying at Becky and Kirsten's cottage. We highly recommend staying here if you can get a reservation. We consider ourselves very fortunate to have stayed there and met some very nice people along the way!"
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: June 7, 2015
"I stayed at An Tigin while taking a one-week art course at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. The cottage was a perfect choice except that instead of studying and practicing what I had learned in class all day, I was so distracted by the beauty of An Tigin's setting, I relaxed and decided the studying could wait until another time. I enjoyed the comings and goings of the tide, the bright glow of the moon, the flashing sparkles of many fireflies, and the delightful flowers in the gardens. Southport Island is a tranquil place, yet it is close enough to the hustle and bustle of Boothbay Harbor. An Tigin exceeded all of my expectations as a comfortable, cozy, and classic Maine retreat. The cottage is bright, it is joyful, it is clean, and the views are extra special. Brooke has created a very unique bit of history on the coast of Maine and what a pleasure it is to escape from the madding crowds to a place where romance grows, and glows, all around you."
Guest: TJDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 9, 2015
"This home was perfect for our family of 6. We had plenty of room for the kids to play in the large family room and yard. The kitchen was a good size and the wrap around porch was a great place for meals and coffee. The location is great. Right across the street from the harbor and a short walk to many things like Back Cove, a local bake shop, ice cream and small store. Short drive to beach and lighthouse. Its in a low traffic area so I felt safe walking on the road with my kids or riding bikes. The kids enjoyed looking for crabs in the harbor at low tide. You can launch kayaks or boats right across the street. The locals we came across were very friendly. The home owner is friendly and accommodating. Very easy to work with and always got back to me right away when I had questions. We will be back!"
Guest: Amy E.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 11, 2015