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Oceanfront Cottage - Spectacular Views Minutes from Acadia National Park

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Last updated: 03/05/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

This comfortable, fully equipped, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, ocean front cottage has stunning views of Blue Hill bay. In West Tremont, between Bass Harbor & Seal Cove, on the western side of Mt. Desert Island, it is minutes from Acadia National Park. Pets are welcome. Enjoy views from the large wrap around deck or sit on the rocks feet from the ocean to enjoy sunsets and listen to the loons. Seven mi. from Southwest Harbor’s stores & restaurants, and Bar Harbor is only 20 miles away. Fully equipped kitchen, there is a washer & dryer, and heaters in bathrooms, downstairs bedrooms and main area for cool coastal mornings. Upstairs bedroom with king bed, small private deck and bath with shower. Downstairs bedroom with queen bed, bedroom with two twin beds, bathroom with full shower and bathtub. Gas grill, charcoal grill, Wifi, Satellite TV, DVD, VCR, CD player, plenty of parking, and screened shed for storage of bikes and kayaks. Non-smoking. This is our family’s summer cottage which we welcome you to share.

Other Activities: Walking, hiking, biking, kayaking, boat rides, bird watching, star gazing

Pets Welcome: We welcome your well behaved pets

Internet / Phone: Wifi, unlimited US & Canada phone service.
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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/05/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome:

    Children welcome but MUST be supervised in the house and near the water. The house is not child proof....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets are welcome...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Upstairs Bedroom: 1 king

    Small private balcony...moreless

  • Downstairs Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Downstairs Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • Upstairs bedroom with king bed, small private deck and bath with shower. Downstairs bedroom with queen bed, downstairs bedroom with two twin beds, bathroom with full show and bathtub....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower


  • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • Spectacular views from the deck and shoreline. Pets welcome. Laundry and fully stocked kitchen. Upstairs bedroom has king bed, small private deck and bath with shower. Beautiful sunsets, spectacular night skies, watch loons and eagles from the deck....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Downstairs TV has satellite, DVD, VCR. Upstairs TV with DVD or VCR only....moreless

  • VCR


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


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront:

    Direct oceanfront on Maine's beautiful rocky coast with a spectacular view of distant islands and view of ocean wildlife and birds....moreless

  • Rural:

    Many wooded walks possible on dirt roads and paths...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    Could seat 8. Dining table has 4 chairs. There are two folding chairs in closet. Extra leaves for table in closet. Additional chairs in the house can be used....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Free calls US and Canada...moreless

  • Heating:

    Monitor Heater in main area. Electric heaters in bathrooms and downstairs bedrooms....moreless

  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    The house is well equipped with towels, sheets, pillows and blankets....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Free US & Canada calls...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Kitchen is fully equipped with all standard utensils....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Well equipped and stocked kitchen with all that you need to prepare your meals....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Small balcony off upstairs bedroom...moreless

  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap around deck with beautiful ocean views...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill and charcoal grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.8
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer
Jun 24 - Jul 21, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Peak Summer
Jul 22 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer
Aug 19 - Sep 9, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Sep 10 - Oct 7, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 9%


Maine sales tax 7% not included, Possible Pet fee ($75) negotiable.

Local Southwest Harbor broker is used to handle lease and paperwork and provide on-site support. Security deposit $400 handled by broker.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 03/05/2017
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor

Car: Necessary

Western MDI is a beautiful, quiet area of fishing villages, less touristy than the Bar Harbor area but close to Acadia Nat’l Park. Park activities include miles of trails & carriage roads for walking and biking. Explore the many lakes by canoe or kayak, enjoy scenic boat trips out from many of the island towns. Evenings can include trips to many shops & restaurants, the Repertory Theatre in Somesville, music festivals & other cultural events in Bar Harbor and all that downeast Maine offers. Enjoy beautiful sunsets and spectacular views of the night sky from this peaceful wooded waterfront retreat.


Owner info

About the owner: We inherited our family cottage in 2006. The family has spent many wonderful summer vacations here since 1969.

Why the Owner Chose West Tremont, Tremont, ME, USA:
The Maine oceanfront with it's stunning views. Great bird and wildlife watching. Acadia National Park has miles of trails and carriage paths for walking and hiking, miles for bicycling, paths by the ocean and through the woods, ocean and many lakes, great kayaking, swimming and canoeing. Any outdoor activity is available. We love the ocean and we love the outdoors. Mount Desert Island combines both and offers endless outdoor opportunities at any level and everywhere you look is beauty.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/05/2017

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  • View from the deck

    View from the deck

  • Deck and water view

    Deck and water view

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Sunset


  • Downstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed

    Downstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed

  • Evening view

    Evening view

  • View of Cottage

    View of Cottage

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Kitchen


  • Upstairs Bedroom with King Bed

    Upstairs Bedroom with King Bed

  • Downstairs Bedroom with Twin Beds

    Downstairs Bedroom with Twin Beds

  • View of the deck

    View of the deck

VRBO #236459

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017

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