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Crane Road Cottage is located on a private drive in Hall Quarry, on the quiet side of Mount Desert Island. This charming 3 bedroom cottage has roomy accommodations for 6 guests, with a large cedar deck that overlooks its ownfresh water swimming quarry with views of Norumbega, Parkman and Acadia Mountain.
The first floor open plan features a spacious living room, dining area and modern kitchen, as well as a queen-sized bedroom and private bath , making our home ideal for multi-generational vacationing. The second floor has a large king-sized bedroom, with it's own balcony. The third bedroom has twin beds. There is a second full bath on the second floor between the two bedrooms
The cottage is immaculately clean and well equipped w/the comforts of home.
By day, explore the pleasures and wonders of Acadia National Park, with all it's natural beauty and activities. Watch the beautiful sunrise from Cadillac Mountain. Spend pleasant evenings shopping, antiquing and dining in Bar Harbor, Northeast Harbor and Southwest Harbor. At the cottage, sit back and enjoy quiet interludes as the moon rises over the quarry.
When we purchased Crane Road Cottage, it had been a rental home for a few years. We gladly continued opening our home to guests from all over the world in order to share all that Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park have to offer. As of this spring, 2015, we have made the island our permanent home and continue to welcome visitors and share the fortunate experience of living in a place of awesome beauty and natural wonders.
Marianne & Bill Buchala purchased this house in 2006
We also began coming to MDI as vacatoners and after a few years of return visits, we knew this was where we wanted to call home.
After searching several properties on the island, we found the cottage. It is tranquil here even though we are just minutes away from all the action and activities the island offers. The beautiful, natural granite ledges and the spring filled quarry are stunning and the location is exclusive due to its setting on a private road.
This house is absolutely beautiful the pictures are spot-on it's very very clean I thought they just bought this a couple years ago because it was so clean and everything looked really good but when I found out they bought it in 2007 I'm like wow this is really nice the Quarry is beautiful swimmable they keep it very clean it is so quiet here you could hear a pin drop you can see all the stars in the sky at night I would totally recommend this house when I first found this house I found no reviews but when we arrived I found a guest book dating back when they first started renting this property in 2007 they are reviews about the house the location restaurant hiking trails memories that the family had made while they were here I often wondered why there weren't any reviews online and then found the book so they're all good the owners are great anything you need any questions they live right here on the property while not in the same house but down below on the property they have everything that you need while you're here a gas grill condiments Wi-Fi Games movies cards books everything I would 100% recommend this house and in fact you might even come back here next year!!!!!!!!
Crane Road Cottage is located within walking distance of Acadia, Flying & St. Sauvieur Mountains & Echo Lake and within 15-20 minutes of Acadia Naitonal Park Visitiors Center & Bar Harbor, a feature attraction with many quaint shops and restaurants. The cottage is 5-8 minutes from the working fishing village of Southwest Harbor with its fine restaurants and shops. Visitors can choose to hike, bike on designated trails and on park carriage roads. The free Island Explorer Bus will take you to any area of the island you would like to discover. Guests can fish, lobster, sail and kayak. Vacationers will want more time to visit all that the island has to offer. That's why people return year after year.
|Refundable damage deposit||$250|
All rates are for a maximum occupancy of 6. Add $150 per person per week up to 8 people maximum.
We will be glad to provide a copy of our short term rental lease & our cancellation policy upon request.