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Spectacular Sunset and Ocean Views Overlooking Scenic Bass Harbor

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Last updated: 12/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Perched above Bass Harbor, nestled in the trees, McKinley House offers spectacular sunset and ocean views.
It is conveniently located in the Acadia National Park area - Swans Island Ferry terminal and complimentary Island Explorer shuttle bus to all Acadia National Park destinations are adjacent.
Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse is also within a mile.
McKinley House is quiet and secluded vacation living on the 'quiet side' of Mount Desert Island.
Only 20 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor and around the corner from Acadia National Park.
Four bedrooms and two baths, with floor to ceiling picture windows affording scenic views of the ocean and an extra large deck across the front.



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Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets welcome with prior approval...moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • King-size bed in master bedroom and twin bed in 2nd bedroom on main level. 3rd bedroom has a queen bed. 4th bedroom has twin bed. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    w/washer/dryer...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Two bathrooms. Tub/shower combination. Shower.

Other Amenities

  • McKinley House is immaculately kept, all amenities are included. Updated furnishings to wrap you in comfort. Wheel chair accessible driveway leads to upper level parking. Also included - gas wood stove, washer, dryer, and dishwasher. Pets welcome, with prior permission....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Large updated flat screen television....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Spectacular Sunset and Ocean Views!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Extra large dining room, seats seven....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas woodstove/fireplace...moreless

  • Heating:

    Electric heat along with gas fireplace....moreless

  • Internet:

    Strong Wi-Fi signal for email access etc....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Extra-large living room with vaulted wood ceiling. Floor to ceiling windows offer spectacular sunset and ocean views....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Gas Woodstove/fireplace...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Large fully equipped kitchen, with skylight and view of the ocean and sunsets....moreless

  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    gas range...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn in front and back. Deer can frequently be seen grazing on lawn or in gardens....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May, June
May 13 - Jun 30, 2017
5 night min stay
$200
$1,399
July, August
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,799

Changeover Day: Saturday

September, October
Sep 1 - Oct 14, 2017
5 night min stay
$200
$1,399

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$200
$1,399

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $50 + tax
  • Pet Fee $200
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

DISCOUNTED RATES FOR 2 GUESTS

May - $150.00 per night (min. 4 nights)

June, Sept. - $1099.00

July & August - $1499.00

October - $150.00 per night (min. 4 nights)

Pet welcome with prior approval, $200.00 weekly fee.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/02/2016
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
DryDock, Southwest Harbor
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Causeway Club, Southwest Harbor
0.04 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Seafood Ketch
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Echo Lake Sand Beach, Acadia National Park

Car: Not Necessary

McKinley House is located in the quiet fishing village of Bass Harbor on Mount Desert Island on the beautiful coast of Maine. Hiking, bicycling, boating, golfing, antiquing and museums abound. Acadia National Park is at our back door, the Seawall entrance to Acadia, only 3 miles away. The hustle, bustle of Bar Harbor is only 20 minutes away, with lots of shopping, restaurants, whale watch boats and Acadia National Park offerings.

Other Activities: Acadia National Park, seawall entrance at your back door (4 miles)

Golf: Kebo Valley Golf course, a challenging 18 hole course, one of the top courses in Maine, only 20 minutes away in Bar Harbor.

Causeway Club, small 9 hole course winds along the ocean in Southwest Harbor, 10 minutes away.

Northeast Harbor, 18 hole course in Northeast Harbor, 20 minutes away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: I am a native of Mount Desert Island, and grew up in Southwest Harbor. My family is generations of lobster fishermen. I am proud to share my piece of paradise on the "Quiet Side" of Mount Desert Island with guests from other states and countries. I enjoy talking with people and giving recommendations, so that our guests will enjoy all Acadia has to offer.

Why the Owner Chose Bass Harbor, Tremont, ME, USA:
McKinley House is very spacious and comfortable. It is quiet and has fantastic sunset and ocean views.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

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Photos

  • Front view of McKinley House

    Front view of McKinley House

  • Sunset over bass harbor

    Sunset over bass harbor

  • Covered porch side entrance

    Covered porch side entrance

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • Gas wood stove

    Gas wood stove

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • Side view of main level deck and lower level deck.

    Side view of main level deck and lower level deck.

  • Spectacular Sunset views!   Sit and watch lobster boats from your deck!

    Spectacular Sunset views! Sit and watch lobster boats from your deck!

  • Beautiful sunset view of Bass Harbor from the public dock.

    Beautiful sunset view of Bass Harbor from the public dock.

  • Lower level, looking out from kitchenette.

    Lower level, looking out from kitchenette.

  • Sunset in Bass Harbor.

    Sunset in Bass Harbor.

  • Large sloping lawn in front of McKinley House

    Large sloping lawn in front of McKinley House

  • extra-large living room in main level

    extra-large living room in main level

  • KIng size bed  in upper (main) level

    KIng size bed in upper (main) level

  • Large dining room.
(leaf extends table for extra space)

    Large dining room. (leaf extends table for extra space)

  • Low tide breakfast bar and TV room

    Low tide breakfast bar and TV room

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • Large living room with gas fireplace.

    Large living room with gas fireplace.

  • Skylight brightens the kitchen.  Also sunset & ocean views from the kitchen.

    Skylight brightens the kitchen. Also sunset & ocean views from the kitchen.

  • The fog crept into the harbor at sunset.

    The fog crept into the harbor at sunset.

  • Large sloping lawn in the front.

    Large sloping lawn in the front.

  • Schooner moored in Bass Harbor.

    Schooner moored in Bass Harbor.

  • Queen bed, lower level

    Queen bed, lower level

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