Ocean Front with Dock

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Last updated: 07/22/2015

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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The most memorable feature of this cottage is the fantastic view of the harbor! With a rocky beach and 105 foot dock guests love getting acquainted with our active harbor.

We have kayaks available on a complimentary basis for your use in the harbor.

Topsail Cottage has two levels with two kitchens, two baths, and two living areas it is Ideal for a large or 2 family or two couple vacation.

The cottage is Just a short walk to town and access to many fine restaurants and village amenities, including a community center, tennis courts, play ground, and shops.
LAYOUT: GROUND LEVEL: Living area with kitchen, bedroom with queen size bed, bedroom with trundle daybed, full bath. FIRST LEVEL: Living area with kitchen, bedroom with king size bed, bedroom with twin beds, full bath, laundry. No interior stairs between the two levels.

The recreational, cultural, and dining offerings in this area are incredible with the fantastic Acadia National Park at your fingertips as well as the island's other small towns and villages accessible on a FREE bus transportation system!

The Park, with its nearly 32,000 acres of land offers unequaled beauty and ocean front access. Over 55 miles of carriage trails were created and gifted to the people by John D. Rockefeller provide easy hiking and biking to the summits of nearby mountains with vista of unrivaled beauty.

In spite of all the physical beauty and charm of the 'Island' we hear most from our newer guests that they were most impressed with the friendliness of the community and the people of Southwest Harbor. Most are anxious to make a visit to Southwest Harbor an annual affair!

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Other (See Description)


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


  • King size beds (1) King Bed (up), Queen size Beds (1) Queen Bed (lower level), Twin or Single Beds (1) Two twins in a bedroom (upper level)
 Two twins in a bedroom (lower level)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2 (Lower Level): toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom (Upper Level): toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • We are minutes from Acadia National Park. A free island wide bus service called the Island Explorer stop right at our cottages, they even have bike racks! We are located next door to the 'Upper Town Dock' which is public and a 'stop' for the Ferry that makes regular trips to Northeast Harbor, Sutton Island, Big Cranberry Island and Ilseford (Little Cranberry Island) which has a fabulous shore front restaurant call 'The Dock' which is a 'must' during your stay! Don't forget to visit the Museum near the restaurant. ...moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable


  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Oceanfront:

    Shared harbor water front with beach and dock...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet:

    WI-FI Broadband Cable High Speed...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens- all bedding and towels are provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Yes, next to the cottage; room for two vehicles...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Stackable washer and dryer in the upper level...moreless


  • Dishes & Utensils:

    ample dishes and utensils...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Small dishwasher in upper level kitchen...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Kitchens on each level...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Deck / Patio:

    generous deck space with great view...moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 1 - Nov 6, 2016
5 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 9%

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Kayaks are available for use in the Harbor (complimentary) Guests have use of the Dock and beachfront


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1979

About the owner: Nancy and I have enjoyed Southwest Harbor for 32 year. Our cottages are heated and insulated, so we spend most weekends year 'round... Our home base is Bangor... it's beautiful on Mount Desert Island in the winter as well !

Why the Owner Chose Southwest Harbor, Southwest Harbor, ME, USA:
Southwest Harbor has an old fashioned village atmosphere with great shops, stores, and restaurants. It's maritime heritage continues with a very active fishing fleet as well as world class marina.

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Speaks: english



  • View from the upper deck.

    View from the upper deck.

  • Topsail Exterior Photo

    Topsail Exterior Photo

  • Beautiful Gardens

    Beautiful Gardens

  • Dock & kayaks for your use

    Dock & kayaks for your use

  • Dock View

    Dock View

VRBO #236907

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Wednesday, October 05, 2016

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Southwest Harbor #236907

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