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Beach Front in Magical Cape Rosier

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 full bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, 1 sofa bed, sleeps 6

Cape Rosier is a magical place. Under every rock, around every corner, under the sea wonders are to be found. Enjoy the magic of a rocky beach, the sweet blueberries in the field across the way and the sandy beach just a short walk down the road. Whether in the sun or the swirls of fog, Cape Rosier is a magical place.

The chalet is a peaceful retreat to enjoy time away from the bustle of everyday life.

The Cape is located in a beautiful area surrounded by great biking, boating, nature walks and beach exploring. Just down the road you can explore the Holbrook Island Sanctuary where you can take easy hike to see wonderful birds and beautiful lilies in the pond. Visit the 4 seasons organic farm market and the Nearings good life Center. Or just sit by the shore (or inside the cottage) and watch the boats go by- the 4 masted schooners, lobster boats and more. Watch the seals, loons, cormorants and dolphins swim past. This is the cottage that has it all for a great get away.

Most of our guests are repeat customers. Book early to avoid disappointment.

More Details

Property Manager
Rosemary Nickerson
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, very limited french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Rosemary Nickerson

Great Grandma Dot purchased the one-room log cabin on the three acre lot in 1951. It remains the oldest, original cabin on the Cape. Grandpa Jerry built the chalet in 1985.

Rosemary Nickerson purchased this chalet in 1951

Why Rosemary Nickerson chose Acadia

A sereen setting, immediately accessible to the ocean.

What makes this chalet unique

It's like going back in time visiting Cape Rosier. We leave the hectic city behind and totally relax. The salty, sea air, the peace and quiet, the bald eagles, passing lobster boats, schooners, tall ships, islands off-shore.....so much to see and experience.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Dear Rosemary and Buz,

We had a wonderful week in the Chalet--it's such a comfortable house with such a beautiful location! You both made us feel very welcome.

Camille and Ken
Aug 2014
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Amenities

Brooksville Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Town ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Firewood
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Room 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , On the second level.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , On the ground floor.
  • One bedroom is on the second floor, the another on the first. The Living room has a full size sofa bed. YES! we have WiFi!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Most of our guests are repeat customers. If you are considering a stay with us, please make reservations as early as possible so as not to be disappointed.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews
5

A Holiday Above All Others

  • 5 of 5

This is an outstanding property at the edge of the ocean. The location provided us the opportunity to both relax and connect with nature in an unhurried way. We explored beaches, nature trails, read books while looking at sailboats gliding by, saw a boat parade celebrating the 200th anniversary of the community and it offered us the chance to explore a part of America that is very special. The property reflected great care and superior management. I would recommend this as a Must See location.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having you and your boys stay with us. You were fun guests and we look forward to seeing you again in years to come.
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5

This cottage is well cared for, with a wonderful view of the ocean. Private and quiet setting.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent two weeks at the Chalet. Rosemary and Buzz were wonderful hosts, available to answer questions, and offer suggestions while giving us our privacy. The accommodations were clean and homey, a comfortable bed upstairs with a stunning view, and a well equipped kitchen. It's in a quiet location, not far from Deer Isle, Blue Hill Peninsula and Acadia National Park. Don't miss stopping at Tinder Hearth Bakery in Brooksville for scones and 44 North Coffee in Deer Isle for a fresh roasted cup of java.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Exceeded Expectations

  • 5 of 5

House exceeded expectations. Immaculate, bright and cheerful. Very comfortable furnishings and very tastefully decorated. Stunning location and views! Quiet and peaceful. Owners thought of everything to make guests comfortable including providing a helpful binder with maps and area information. Owners are so thoughtful: they even had supplies for dog and a comment in the binder about watching out for hidden barnacles on "tender paws" on the underwater rocks at shoreline. Their recommendation (in binder) for dining included a meal at Bagaduce Lunch and they were right. Our dinner there was outstanding. The Activity Shop delivered rental kayak and great service! We would love to visit this property again.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Rental!

  • 5 of 5

I have to say this place is wonderful and has everything you could want. The location is very peaceful and views are gorgeous. The chalet is beautiful and very tastefully decorated. I would recommend this chalet for your next vacation and I would definitely rent again.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Slice of Heaven on Cape Rosier

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky to find Buzz and Rosemary's beautiful chalet. It was even nicer than the pictures and my family had a fantastic time. We have been to the area several times before but never in this specific area. It's a picture perfect setting with a short path to the water. Our hosts were available as needed but very respectful of privacy and the way the properties are situated, you really feel like you are in your own bubble. Thank you Buzz and Rosemary for your incredible hospitality and for making our stay in your chalet such a magical experience! We highly recommend as a place to stay in Maine - you will not regret it!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our Week In Maine

  • 5 of 5

The Chalet is truly magical. The views, the quite, the people, truly wonderful. The house is terrific and shows the care & attention given by this family for so many years. Rosemary & Buz were great to us. The house has everything you could want. We didn't turn on the TV once. Our bed was better than ours (got to get me a new mattress). Buck's Harbor Market & Rest. is wonderful. Things to do are all short drives. Sunrise on the rocks (beach) is to write home about. Try it. You can't go wrong. Ken & Addren

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Ken and Addren! We loved having you here and hope you come again soon.
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Map

Nearest Airport
56 Miles
Bangor International Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Bucks Harbor
Nearest Ferry
24 Miles
Stonington
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Castine Golf Club
Nearest Train
147 Miles
Portland ME Amtrak
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Bucks Harbour Market and Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Bakeman's Sand Beach
Car: necessary

Tinder Hearth Bakery sells DELISH pizza, only 10 minutes away. Farmer Markets abound in our area, fresh eggs, veggies, crafts. Wooden Boat School and workshops in Brooklyn. Nearby towns of Blue Hill, Sedgwick, Stonington host art galleries, restaurants, lobster pounds. Don't miss a visit to Acadia National Park, worth the 40 minute drive!!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $110
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $200

There is a one-time cleaning fee of $110.00

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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