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Last updated: 03/25/2010

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 78 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Beautiful home on 14 acre ocean front property in Pretty Marsh, on the 'quiet side' of the popular Mount Desert Island, Maine. What Pretty Marsh lacks in social activity, it gains in a secluded beauty. Two houses (separated by woods) are nestled among pines and oaks, both with lovely East-looking harbor views, and access to watercraft and a stretch of rocky beach.

Pretty Marsh is only a 20 minute drive from anywhere on the island, so you get the best of both worlds – easy access to the activities in Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor and elsewhere, and the comfort of a peaceful retreat.

Close to Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor
Just minutes to hiking, water sports, scenic views and other activities in Acadia National Park. 25 minute drive to Bar Harbor, home to shops, restaurants, whale watching excursions, movies and more. Also 10- 20 minute drive to picturesque towns around the island.

Views of/access to secluded Pretty Marsh Harbo
Swim, kayak/canoe, skip rocks, pick fresh mussels -- a beautiful stretch of rocky beach on protected Pretty Marsh Harbor
A quiet retreat for everyone
Couples, groups, families -- this homey cottage has all the modern accessories within an old-fashioned setting.

Keywords: House

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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$2000-$2800/week
7% Tax

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Calendar

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 78 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

Access to a canoe, 2 kayaks and 2 rowboats for renter use.

 

Owner info

About the owner: The property is owned by the 7 grandchildren of Elizabeth Eliot, who was the grandaughter of Charles W. Eliot, former president of Harvard.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We typically hike and go out on the water almost every day. In bad weather, we build a fire and play board games. It is cozy and peaceful, but just short hop to great activities!


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View of the House

    View of the House

  • View of Pretty Marsh Harbor

    View of Pretty Marsh Harbor

  • View from the water

    View from the water

  • House Living Room

    House Living Room

  • The Beach

    The Beach

VRBO #285758

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 03/25/2010

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Mount Desert Island Oceanfront Home - Charming Cottage

Pretty Marsh, Mount Desert, ME, USA #285758

4 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 8

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