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Charming Shore Acres Historic 4 Bedroom Family Retreat on Frenchman Bay

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Historic Shore Acres Lodge circa 1795 Be a part of Early American Culture

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Last updated: 12/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

* * * No Price Increases in 6 years * * *
Imagine the enjoyment of occupying Shore Acres with your family or friends whether seeking privacy or a family gathering.
Shore Acres overlooks Cadillac Mountain, and Acadia National Park. It is located only a two minute walk from Lamoine Beach. Enjoy the majestic views and sea breezes from your bedroom, back yard, or veranda. Lamoine State Park is just a half mile away where you may launch your boat or purchase freshly caught lobster from a local fisherman.
There are two enclosed porches, one facing East to enjoy the sunrise while drinking your morning coffee - the other facing South ,great for afternoon tea or other beverage while watching the sun set.
There are two monitor heaters for your comfort on chilly evenings.Enjoy a Model T rid!.A visit to Blunts Pond, fresh water reservoir,where a refreshing swim, picnic or just relaxing is fun. This is where memories of you vacation will last a life time .


Shore Acres: the play: The famous play by the same name written by the author playwright James Herne c1896 awaits your inquiry. Don't delay, make your reservations now.

Furnished with period antiques and awaiting your arrival, this nostalgic, historic property is an ideal location for serenity, peace, and tranquility and is only a half hour from Bar Harbor. Historic Shore Acres listed on the National Register .

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Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

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  • Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

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  • There is a full bath on each floor for your Both bath's have a shower and tub. Downstairs bath has a washer and dryer. Both baths have a heater for your complete comfort....moreless

Other Amenities

  • 1 king, 1 queen, 2 doubles, 1 Folding Cot upon request as well as a pac-n-play. Wireless Internet access ....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Lamoine Town Beach on Frenchman Bay is but a two minute walk down our dead end road, from your front door....moreless

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    The only true beach in the area is Lamoine Beach on Frenchman Bay, only a 2 minute walk from your front door. ...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Great shopping awaits you at Ellsworth. Two national chain grocery stores, artisan galleries,numerous antique shops, Bistros,Diners,Fast Food,and Fine Dining,and super Walmart all await your discovery...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    A view of Cadillac Mt. and Acadia National Park is visible across the deep water of Eastern Bay from our beautiful landscaped back yard....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    The Ocean as referred to as 'open water' is at Schoodic Peninsula, a section of Acadia National Park. Our beach location shores historic Frenchman Bay....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    A view of Cadillac Mt. and Acadia National Park is visible across the deep water of Eastern Bay from our beautiful landscaped back yard....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    "OCEAN FRONT". Lamoine has NO ocean front. Lamoine fronts Frenchman Bay & Eastern Bay. Open water will be found at Schoodic Point. Much of Lamoine is tidal. When the tides out, you front mud flats....moreless

  • Rural:

    The Lodge is nestled in a quiet ,peaceful, serine setting ,built over 200 years ago, with mature trees, natural gardens, and luscious manicured green grass....moreless

  • Village:

    The quaint village of Lamoine is four miles North of The Lodge featuring the old original Post Office,beautiful white steepled church with cemetery, school, and fire department....moreless

  • Water View:

    A view of Cadillac Mt. and Acadia National Park is visible across the deep water of Eastern Bay from our beautiful landscaped back yard....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fax

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

$1200/wk to $2000/wk. THERE ARE NO DAILY RENTALS

All rates include 7% Maine State Sales Use Tax

Rates are 1200 for (4) Adults

1600 for (8) Adults

2000 for (12) Adults

Rentals are Saturday to Saturday 3 PM to 10 AM.

Reservations made prior to January will require $200 per week deposit.

January 05, 1/2 balance due with remaining balance due 60 days prior to arrival.

May, Thru October: 1 to 12 people:

One to 4 persons; $ 1200

Four to 6 persons $ 1600

Six to 12 persons$ 2000

!2 & under No Charge

PLEASE NOTE: Regarding seasonal rates. If a weekly stay encompasses to different seasonal rates, the first week would reflect the rate applicable to the starting date. If the rental period continues into additional weeks in another rental rate period, then that rate would apply to the second and subsequent weeks.EXAMPLE: If the stay were the week before and including Labor Day, and the subsequent week would be off season. Then the HIGH season would apply to the first week, and the OFF SEASON rate would apply to second week and etc. The object here is to allow the guest the best rate possible. If there are questions or concerns, please contact the home owner by phone or email.

Guests are free to pay through Home Away using their credit card of choice, Pay Pal, or pay directly by personal check, to the homeowner. There are no additional charges to the guest for paying directly.

Please contact for address in which to mail to mail your remittance as we go south for the winter months.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

  • Cadillac Mountain

    "360 degree spectacular views from the highest point on the East Coast."

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  • Reel Pizza Cinerama

    "View a top rated movie, while enjoying your favorite pizza, with a cold beer or glass of win..."

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  • Jordan's Restaurant

    "Best breakfast in town. Just a short walk down Cottage Street. Well worth the walk. Or park ..."

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  • Mainely Meat Barbeque

    "The Mother location for the same named business across from Pirates Cove mini golf. Live mus..."

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  • Chart Room

    "Our favorite restaurant for over 20 years. Four star dining in a casual atmosphere."

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  • Cottage Street Restaurant and Bakery -- CLOSED

    "Best bakery in town. Great breakfasts and lunches as well. Owned by our neighbor. It's gott..."

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  • Blunts Pond

    "Is only three miles from The Lodge. This is a spring fed pond with the cleanest water ever. ..."

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  • Lamoine State Park

    "One half mile from the Lodge. Small harbor where the local lobster men tie up their boats. G..."

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  • Bar Harbor Bicycle Shop

    "This is the place to rent your bike. Easy access and competitive rate with top notch equipment."

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  • Testa's Restaurant

    "Great place for a cold beer or glass of wine while watching the tourists walk by. Great loca..."

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  • Mainely Meat Barbeque

    "The Mother location for the same named business across from Pirates Cove mini golf. Live mus..."

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8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor
27 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Testa's; Main St. Bar Harbor (Recommended)
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Bar Harbor
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Trenton
175 Miles
Nearest Train
Portland
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route1A and 184
21 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Chart Room; Rt.3 Hulls Cove (Recommended)
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lamoine Town Beach

Car: Necessary

There is a 'General Store' only a few miles away. Ellsworth is about 10 miles from the property. There are grocery stores, shopping malls, banks, an assortment of nationally known restaurants, as well as excellent local eateries and local specialty shops and large chain stores as well. Bar Harbor is approximately a 20 mile drive and Bangor is about 37 miles..

Be sure to with the wee ones, Blunts Pond, town managed, for Fresh water swimming with a sandy beach and picnic area only two miles away.

If available, running, and sunny, a ride in a vintage model T Ford, may be possible just for the asking

 

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

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Photos

  • Historic  Shore Acres Lodge circa 1795
Be a part of Early American Culture

    Historic Shore Acres Lodge circa 1795 Be a part of Early American Culture

  • Our Beach at Sunrise

    Our Beach at Sunrise

  • Modern Kitchen

    Modern Kitchen

  • .Master Bed Room w/King bed

    .Master Bed Room w/King bed

  • .Previous Queen

    .Previous Queen

  • .Double Bed Room

    .Double Bed Room

  • .Eastern Sun Porch

    .Eastern Sun Porch

  • .Second Floor Bath w/ tub & seperate shower

    .Second Floor Bath w/ tub & seperate shower

  • Side Yard

    Side Yard

  • .Garden & Shed

    .Garden & Shed

  • .The Honeymooner's enjoying lunch in the back yard

    .The Honeymooner's enjoying lunch in the back yard

  • Your Hosts: Captain Marcia, and Her Mate,CW

    Your Hosts: Captain Marcia, and Her Mate,CW

  • Historic 4 Bedroom Home and Back Yard

    Historic 4 Bedroom Home and Back Yard

  • .View of Acadia & Cadillac Mountain from back yard

    .View of Acadia & Cadillac Mountain from back yard

  • .Great Room

    .Great Room

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • .Corner Bed Room - Double

    .Corner Bed Room - Double

  • .Formal Dining Room

    .Formal Dining Room

  • .Southern Porch

    .Southern Porch

  • .First Floor Bath w/seperate tub,shower,and Laundry

    .First Floor Bath w/seperate tub,shower,and Laundry

  • .A Garden Photo

    .A Garden Photo

  • .The Out House

    .The Out House

  • Blunt's Pond

    Blunt's Pond

  • .Winter Time

    .Winter Time

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