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Last updated: 08/12/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Located on George's Pond in Franklin, Maine, this lovely beachside cottage is the vacationers dream. Located within miles of the ocean and the magnificent Acadia National Park, this cottage boasts a queen bed in the master bedroom, a double bed in the guest room and five twin beds in the two upstairs bedrooms.

Two 2 person kayaks, a canoe and an aluminum rowboat, as well as a dock, and a swimming float gives you all sorts of water activity possibilities or you can sit on the front porch and watch the children play on the beach or swim in the pond. Catch trout, bass, and pickerel in the waters, as well.

Numerous hiking trails are located in the Franklin area, as well. Wildlife is abundant in the forests surrounding the cottage.

Bald eagles, ospreys and loons are frequent visitors to the Pond in front of the cottage. In the evening you can stargaze, cook s'mores in the beach side fire pit, or simply sit and enjoy the peace and quiet of the surroundings.

Or kick back and have a lobster bake on the beach.








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Owner

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 08/12/2016

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • great getaway for family gatherings - close to Acadia -but on a remote section of the pond for quiet evenings...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    bunch of board and card games avail...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    3 TVs total, all 3 have cable hook-up, one is DVD only....moreless

  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Sandy beach area all the way to the lake....moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    flat screen tv and cable ...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    yes...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    You must bring drinking water....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    lifejackets for all sizes except infant ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2016
Jul 2 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,500
off peak fall 2016
Sep 3 - Sep 23, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,100
way off Peak fall 2016
Sep 24 - Oct 21, 2016
3 night min stay
$200
$800
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

a 400.00 sec dep secures dates - first half rent due 90 days out

second half rent due 30 days out - 400 sec dep returned after cleaning crew verifies condition of cottage


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Last updated: 08/12/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Ann and Tim, Tony and Katie are from VA - and vacation in Maine every year.

Why the Owner Chose Franklin, ME, USA:
Maine is home and a beautiful place to vacation.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Kayaking, fishing, swimming, hiking, and watching eagles and ospreys 'fish'.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 08/12/2016

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Photos

  • Full size bed in downstairs bedroom.

    Full size bed in downstairs bedroom.

  • 3 twin beds in upstairs left bedroom.

    3 twin beds in upstairs left bedroom.

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • rock with diving board and flagpole

    rock with diving board and flagpole

  • bald eagle taken from diving rock

    bald eagle taken from diving rock

  • at the diving board rock enjoying the day

    at the diving board rock enjoying the day

  • queen bed downstairs left bedroom

    queen bed downstairs left bedroom

  • 2 twin beds in upstairs right bedroom.

    2 twin beds in upstairs right bedroom.

  • living room looking out to George's Pond

    living room looking out to George's Pond

  • Loon!

    Loon!

  • Sun coming up!

    Sun coming up!

  • loons just off shore

    loons just off shore

VRBO #266469

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Thursday, August 25, 2016

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