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Waterfront Post & Beam Home on 5 Peaceful Acres

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

- 2 BR, 1.5 BA, sleeps 4

Enjoy this beautiful 1990 constructed post and beam home nestled in the woods on a private five acre retreat. This home has cathedral ceilings, hardwood floors throughout, an open floor plan with lots of windows. The first floor bedroom has a queen-size bed and views through the woods to the water. There is a half-bath on the first floor. Walk upstairs to a private, spacious loft with two twin beds and a full bathroom. Watch the change of the water on this tidal cove (11 ft tidal change). Swim at high tide off granite ledges and enjoy low tide walks along the shoreline. Your stay includes all bed linens and bath towels.

Acadia National Park is a treasure to explore. The Schoodic Peninsula area of Acadia is more remote, less traveled, yet equally as spectacular as the Mount Desert Island area. This rental house is a 30 minute drive from each of these Acadia National Park locations.

More Details

Owner
Cathy Straka & Rick Miller
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

Map

The home is located in Lamoine which is approximately twenty miles from Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, and six miles from the restaurants and shops of Ellsworth.

Amenities

Lamoine House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
1 queen, 2 twins, hammock .

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Waterfront Post & Beam Home on 5 Peaceful Acres
average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews
5

We loved the property due to its seclusion in the woods by the water yet close to Acadia.

  • 5 of 5

If you love the peace and quiet in the wilderness by the water than this is for you. The property is everything you see and read, and more. We love to hike and bike in all parts of Acadia National Park so this was perfect for us. We would be out most of the day and come back and chill out before cooking our fresh lobsters and crab cakes we aquired at Winter Harbor Coop along with grilling steaks on the deck. The house was everthing we expected and more. We can't thank Cathy and Rick enough for sharing their house with us for that totally enjoyable week. Even though you're secluded you are close to Ellsworth and Bar Harbor. For our family it's all about getting out and soaking up all nature has to offer. So if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of every day life and sit back and relax this is it. This property is a diamond in the rough and we were so fortunate to have had the chance to experience it first hand. Thank you Cathy and Rick! We will be back! You can count on that!

Sincerely,

Scott

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Scott for the appreciation of our little gem in the woods on the water! Cathy and Rick
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5

Peaceful getaway close to Acadia National Park

  • 5 of 5

Loved being in a wooded area with tidal water views through the trees at the edge of the property.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clarklake, Michigan
5

Very nice. Felt comfortable, really clean, nice, quiet setting.

  • 5 of 5

It was a great place to stay. Not far from anything we wanted to visit. Very quiet, beautiful setting. Very much enjoyed the area and the home.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cabin, great hosts, great view

  • 5 of 5

This place looks out on the water-- and is cozy and comfortable. The hosts let us switch the dates which we were so grateful for. Tozlers lobster is so close.

Acadia Beehive and Gorge trails were great. Thanks

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Place to Relax and Get Away From It ALL.

  • 5 of 5

We had a Great stay at the house. It was nice to come here at night and just relax to peaceful environment. And we enjoyed seeing three deer on the side of the house one morning and we also seen a fox in the yard too. Cathy and Rick are great to communicate with through emails and the regular mail, and also once you arrive there's a binder with all the details to have a safe and wonderful vacation at their house. We had such a great experience with getting engaged at Jordan Pond in Acadia National Park and coming home to your great house to relax after long days of exploring Maine. Thank you Cathy and Rick for providing a great clean house.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and thoroughly relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

Staying at the Great Ledge house brought home the idea that where one stays is deeply part of the vacation experience. Thank you, Cathy and Rick for making your home available and for showing the pictorial history of the house building. We purposely planned time at the house just to be there and watch the tidal cove over the course of a day. We also had a full moon developing during our stay and had moonlight in our bedroom, which was lovely.

The area of Schoodic Bay is beautiful, especially Acadia where we hiked and rode bikes. We also visited Thuya Gardens which was relaxing and beautiful. We went to Bar Harbor but for us it was simply too busy for us.

We hope to come back.

Thank you

Paula, David,and Emma

Western MA

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 9.0%

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.