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Last updated: 07/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Located 1.5 miles from downtown Southwest Harbor, this cedar-shingled saltbox overlooks the harbor and mountains of Mt. Desert Island and is within easy access of Acadia National Park for all outdoor activities. Within walking distance of the island-wide free shuttle bus and the Cranberry Island ferry. Handicapped accessible to the first floor, the house has four bedrooms, two baths, a study, and a great room with kitchen, dining, and living areas and outdoor deck. Lower level includes a game area with ping pong table, dart board, finished bedroom with double bed and access to the backyard. Ample storage for dog crates in the lower level. Shed available for bike storage.

Portacrib and highchair available upon request.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    $25 fee per dog. Sorry, no cats. Refundable pet deposit....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    ramp into first floor...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    first floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    second floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    second floor...moreless

  • Lower Level: 1 double

    lower level...moreless

  • First floor study has a couch which is also a trundle bed. Could sleep one comfortably and two in a pinch. Portacrib available upon request....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    first floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    second floor...moreless

  • First floor shower has a seat and hand rails. Second floor bathroom is a tub/shower combination....moreless

Other Amenities

  • This house is fully furnished and equipped. Please call with additional questions or concerns....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games:

    and puzzles!...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Flat screen in living room. Older TV in basement bedroom....moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Booster seat available on request....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating:

    Baseboard electric heat...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    We know many local caterers and private dining facilities. Ask and we can guide you....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat:

    Sailboat and motorboat rentals nearby....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf:

    Greens fee players welcome at the nearby Causeway Club. Beautiful setting!...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Several locations to rent kayaks or to launch your own....moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
July
Jul 2 - Jul 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,850
August
Jul 30 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,950
Labor Day Week
Sep 3 - Sep 9, 2016
3 night min stay
$240
$1,500
September
Sep 10 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$200
$1,250
Late Fall
Oct 1 - Nov 6, 2016
3 night min stay
$175
$1,050
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$175
$1,050

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Discounts for multiple week reservations. Book before Jan. 1, and receive prior year's rate.

Rates apply to parties of 6 or fewer. For larger groups, additional $25 per person over 6.

8% Maine lodging tax. $300 refundable security deposit.

Pets allowed with prior permission from owner. Refundable pet deposit and $25 fee per dog. Sorry, no cats.

Payment by check. One third due with reservation. Two thirds due a month before arrival.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 07/01/2016
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21 Unavailable
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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sips
0.2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
to Cranberry Island
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Causeway Club
1.6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Fiddler's Green (seasonal - May-Oct)
5.4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Echo Lake

Car: Recommended

Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park surround this cottage located 1.5 miles from Southwest Harbor. Easy access to local ferries to outer islands, free island shuttle bus service, walking distance to restaurants, small convenience store and boat rentals. Additional smaller cottage nearby for family reunions. Pet friendly. Discounted off-season rates.

Golf: Causeway Club Golf Course is a beautiful oceanside 9-hole golf course within 5 miles of cottage. Twilight league, scrambles, clinics and more.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1985

About the owner: Owners, Jennie and Andy, built and lived in this house prior to turning into a rental in 1997, so the house has a feel of home and is well equipped with all the amenities one might need or want. Longtime summer residents to Southwest Harbor, they still live in the area (less than 1 mile away) and share their love and enthusiasm for the area in a notebook describing things to do and see.

Why the Owner Chose Southwest Harbor, ME, USA:
Because this part of the world is quite spectacular.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • View from deck and living room

    View from deck and living room

  • Dining area and view to kitchen

    Dining area and view to kitchen

  • View from the living room window

    View from the living room window

  • First floor bath with shower

    First floor bath with shower

  • 1st floor study

    1st floor study

  • Upstairs double bedroom

    Upstairs double bedroom

  • View of kitchen from the loft area

    View of kitchen from the loft area

  • 2nd floor bath with tub/shower combination

    2nd floor bath with tub/shower combination

  • House from road

    House from road

  • side entrance

    side entrance

  • View looking east along Shore Road

    View looking east along Shore Road

  • Deck view

    Deck view

  • Kitchen looking toward living area

    Kitchen looking toward living area

  • Master bedroom with queen

    Master bedroom with queen

  • First floor study with desk and trundle bed (2 kids).

    First floor study with desk and trundle bed (2 kids).

  • double bedroom, 2nd floor

    double bedroom, 2nd floor

  • Loft area, 2nd floor

    Loft area, 2nd floor

  • twin bedroom, 2nd floor

    twin bedroom, 2nd floor

  • Lower level bedroom with double bed

    Lower level bedroom with double bed

  • Game area

    Game area

  • side view

    side view

  • View of Somes Sound from the Shore Road at the end of the right away

    View of Somes Sound from the Shore Road at the end of the right away

  • Sail boats race along the Manset shore

    Sail boats race along the Manset shore

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Monday, July 18, 2016

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