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Cabin in the Woods Across from Lake & Beech Mountain

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms Sleeps 4 Maximum

For the true 'Essence of Maine' vacation, enjoy a charming rustic cabin in the woods. Centrally located on Mount Desert Island, the cabin is located on 4 wooded acres and across the street from Echo Lake. Echo Lake is a great swimming, kayaking, paddle board and windsurfing lake. Close to all Acadia National Park activities. The free Island Explorer bus will pick you and your bike up at the end of the driveway for easy travel to Acadia's Carriage roads, trails and Bar Harbor. Relax in privacy on the covered front porch yet be only steps away from the lake.


Owner
Pepper Cwik
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Amenities

Hall Quarry Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Rustic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 double
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

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Cabin in the Woods Across from Lake & Beech Mountain
average rating of 4.521739 based on 46 reviews
4

Super little retro cottage with lots of road noise

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this no frills but all you need cottage. Very clean and well equipped. The only drawback is the very busy, noisey road between the cottage and Echo Lake. Aside from this we loved our stay at this sweet little cottage!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another Great Stay in the Cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We just had a second wonderful stay here! The cabin is outfitted with everything you need, well situated between Acadia and Southwest Harbor, and we love swimming at the lake across the street on our own little private spit of beach. We hope to return again next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful cabin, well situated for lake and park, but close to thoroughfare.

  • 4 of 5

A charming 1940's cabin - but unlike many Maine vintage places, updated with modern conveniences and tasteful decor, plus sheets provided - made this a great place to hang and explore the island. The porch is lovely, and you're just steps down the driveway from an easy, underutilized entry point to the beautiful Echo lake. Also the owner is nearby and very kind and responsive. The only downside, as listed in other reviews, is the proximity to the main thoroughfare up and down the coast to Southwest Harbor, so, especially during the day, there is traffic of cars and the occasional truck, so despite its nestling in the woods, you're not as "away" as you might feel elsewhere, but all the pluses outweighed that.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a really nice time at this cute cabin. It rained on day, and we had a nice fire in the wood stove. We played cards as a family in the kitchen. We swam at Echo Lake across the street. We even saw some deer in the yard one day. The cabin me all our needs. It was clean and had all the supplies we needed. We really enjoyed our time at Acadia and spending time in the cabin.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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4

Adorable and Convenient

  • 4 of 5

The Cabin is in a convenient location if you are in the area to explore and get away from Bar Harbor. It is just tucked off the Main road. We could reach the main portion of Acadia within 20 minutes. However, there are a couple of hikes within a few miles of the cabin that are beautiful. Echo Lake is gorgeous and you can swim, tube, kayak, paddleboard right across the street from the cabin. The biggest challenge is crossing the main road. You can drive to a beach area for Echo Lake that is within a couple miles of the cabin

The cabin has a rustic charm and is well cared for. The biggest complaint was traffic can be a little noisy at times. If you are a light sleeper you may want ear plugs. We played too hard during the day so had no problem sleeping.

There is a nice local restaurant nearby which I would recommend for dinner called the Rogue Cafe. Do go to Thurston's Lobster Pound in Southwest Harbor.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, great location

  • 5 of 5

Stocked with everything you would need, in a great location with proximity to hiking trails, right across the street from beautiful Echo Lake.

Clean and comfortable.

Don't stay here if you require a lot of privacy from the people you are traveling with, otherwise a great experience. I will definitely be coming back.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Enjoy the privacy of your own woods with all the activities of Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island close at hand. Convenient central location from which to explore the entire island and all it has to offer.

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Additional information about rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.