Charming Swans Island Home with Spectacular Ocean View!

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Last updated: 02/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:Contact owner
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Breathtaking views to the bold Atlantic from every room of this charming and peaceful oceanfront cottage on Swans Island, Maine. Serenity awaits in this well appointed Saltbox with over 300 feet of frontage and a protective seawall with smooth beach stones. Watch the lobster boats or sit on the back deck and enjoy the ocean breeze. Swans Island is a 30 minute ferry ride from Bass Harbor, Maine. Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park are also close by to enjoy for the day. The cottage is fully equipped for all of your essential needs from lobster butter warmers to boogie boards for the kids! Take a step back from your hectic pace and allow the magnificent sunrise and the crashing waves to renew your spirit!

General Accommodation and Amenities: Location type: Rocky coast
Property type: Saltbox cottage
Theme: Relaxing retreat
General: Linens and towels provided, ceiling fans, hair dryer, soaps, full laundry room with iron and board, night lights
Kitchen: Refrigerator, freezer, blender, microwave, drip coffee maker, oven, stove top burners, cooking utensils, toaster, lobster pot, lobster equipment,spices, basic sugar, flour etc. and full kitchen needs.
Dining: Table for four, card table for four, bar with stools for two, antique table also.
Bathrooms: bathroom #1---Toilet, sink, combination tub/shower Bathroom #2---Toilet, sink, shower with grab bars
Outside shower as well.
Bedrooms: #1---Queen, two twins, #2---two doubles, #3---one queen, (cot available), #4---bunk beds. full closets

Entertainment: Entertainment: Three televisions, radio, DVD player, CD player, Mini Maine Library for children and adults, seacoast
educational books, puzzles (adult-children), Games (adult-children), VCR, Boogie boards, art and craft
supplies for children, stuffed animals, (seacoast friends, of course!) ,sand buckets.
Communication: Personal cell phones only. Internet available at local market and 24 hour access at the library.
Outside: Parking, gas grill, charcoal grill, tire swing, hammock, bicycle, garden chairs, beach chairs.
Suitability: Non smoking ONLY! Long term renters welcome, children welcome, dogs considered, grab bars at top of
basement stairs for the infirm or elderly.
Local activities: Seasonal Island events, walking, rock climbing, swimming, hiking, biking, fishing, (Ponds and salt
water), combing for beach glass, New Library, Printing Press, craft fairs, the sweetest lobster you will ever experience!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 2: 2 double


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    No Queen...moreless

  • One bedroom has a queen and two twin beds and the other bedroom has two double beds. Two additional bedrooms and bath in the walk out basement, both with queens....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Outside: outdoor shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • One full bath upstairs with tub/shower and on 3/4 bath in walkout basement with shower...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Very comfortable home with large living room/dining area and bar in kitchen. Great porch overlooking the ocean and fantastic sunrises. New finished basement area with tile floors and two new bedrooms and bath Outdoor firepit and patio to be built next spring. Pond has trout and turtles and a family of mallard ducks every spring. Beautiful, lighted, stone walls in process of being built, will be finished next year. A labor of love, we hope you love it as much as we do! We are so happy to have you experience our home away from home and will do anything to make your stay enjoyable! Jan and Mike Corrigan...moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Live Theater
  • Pond

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Maps
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Child's Swing
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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50% deposit due on booking and then full payment due two weeks prior to rental.
$100 pet security if bringing pet

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Last updated: 02/21/2016
Check availability
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22 Today
23 Selected dates


50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor International Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Swans Island Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fine Sand Beach

Car: Necessary

Swans Island is a 35 minute ferry ride from Bass Harbor on Mount Desert Island. Once off the ferry the home is about two miles so you will need a car. The ferry costs approximately $45 for a passenger and a car round trip and then about $14 per person for passengers or walkers. You can bike to the house from the ferry if you choose to bring bikes instead.

Other Activities: Kayaking


Owner info

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Looking from deck

    Looking from deck

  • Looking from upstairs bedroom

    Looking from upstairs bedroom

  • Heart rock found on beach

    Heart rock found on beach

  • Sunrise 5-29-10

    Sunrise 5-29-10

  • Downstairs queen

    Downstairs queen

  • Kitchen


  • side of house showing new pond and seawall

    side of house showing new pond and seawall

  • Dining area, extra table for four plus two bar stool seatings available

    Dining area, extra table for four plus two bar stool seatings available

  • Looking from deck

    Looking from deck

  • Front left of house by driveway

    Front left of house by driveway

  • Beach view

    Beach view

  • Second upstairs bedroom

    Second upstairs bedroom

  • Upstairs queen and twins

    Upstairs queen and twins

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Children's room with desk filled with rainy day activities!

    Children's room with desk filled with rainy day activities!

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Charming Swans Island home with spectacular ocean view!

Swans Island, ME, USA #159035ha

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