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Inquiries for 2018 welcome

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Here is what you have been looking for to enjoy your wonderful family vacation on the coast of Maine. Find everything you will need in our fully appointed two bedroom Friendship Unit, located in the front of the resort, very close to the Barn. You are just a short walk away from the game room and fitness center with sauna and internet access, heated family and adult lap pools, trolley around the resort, and tennis courts.

Our air conditioned and heated unit is kept in tip-top shape with new carpeting, new refrigerator, and all the appliances, dishes, utensils and pots you'll need to cook at home including steaming lobsters or grilling steaks outside. In addition to the queen bed in one bedroom, and a queen sleeper sofa in the main room, families love the single over double bunk bed in the second bedroom. We call our colors 'Mediterranean Holiday'. A large table on the porch is the perfect spot for family meals and game night. The washer and dryer in the unit will make your life so easy.

We offer some extras!!!! We are wifi connected. Please use the beach equipment including two folding camp chairs, family games, two TVs and beach reading books. We want your vacation to be wonderful so you will return every year.

Contact us right away to book for 2016. We have connections with another nearby Summer Village cottages if you are looking for more than one cottage to rent for a larger family vacation.

Keywords: Resort condo, cottage, family vacation rental.

More Details


Summer Village Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Full washer and dryer in the bathroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa (1), Single over double bunk bed. Safety railing around upper bunk.
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Family outdoor movie night, children's recreation program, trolley service, adult lap pool, special weekend events.


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average rating of 4.8 based on 7 reviews
Southampton, Mass.

The good life

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here and had a wonderful time. After a day at the beautiful nearby beach it was a true pleasure to return to this first-rate cottage to open a bottle of wine, cook a delicious meal and relax. Everything we needed was there and we slept the sleep of the truly content in the luxurious bed. We arose early to explore the towns, sights and restaurants of the surrounding area. This is the way to experience the good life on the Maine coast.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this review, friend. Very helpful. Cindy
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Maine getaway

  • 5 of 5

Very comfy, pleasant place at a good price! Immaculate, stylishly decorated, well supplied with games, linens, kitchenware, etc. Convenient to lovely Wells Beach, restaurants, kayaking, hiking at Laudholm Farm, Audubon site, mountain trails in nearby Oqunquit. Children love the little trolley, pools, playground. But as an older couple we loved the peace and quiet, playing board games, walking on the beach, great seafood. Hope to go back again soon.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: And we look forward to having you return. Thanks for this lovely review.
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Very clean, great cottage !

  • 5 of 5

We are so happy we chose this cottage ! It was very clean and had a lot of extra amenities. Cindy and Ted were wonderful to work and so helpful. They sent us a list of contents available in the cottage and that really helped with our packing and we didn't have to pack as much !

The location of the cottage was great, an easy walk to pools and barn and playground. The kids loved taking the trolley even though we didn't need to. It was great to have WiFi in the cottage.

It was a great vacation in the perfect cottage. We were all so comfortable here that when we were packing to leave the kids asked when we were coming back to " our " cottage again. We will be back !

Thanks Cindy and Ted for sharing your cottage with us.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having you stay at our cottage. Thanks, Nicki.
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Perfect amount of room for a family of 5.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time staying in Summer Village. My family of 5 ( 2 adults, 3 kids ages 11, and 6 year old twins ) absolutely loved this cottage! It was very clean and decorated in nice warm colors. We did not expect them to have it stocked with a lot of supplies, (i.e. dish soap, hand soap laundry det. toilet paper....) it was very nice to find. Cindy was always very prompt in getting back to me with any questions. We had a little trouble with the washer, but she sent someone over that day and it all worked out. Plenty of glasses and dishes, and especially some plastic cups if you have younger kids. The WiFi was great to have also. The pools where the kids favorite! We found that the family pool at the front of the resort was the least crowded.

....We did have a couple little snags that have nothing to do with the cottage itself. The " Game Room " at the barn which was somewhere we retreated to one rainy day, we found most of the games did not work. Nor did the TV, or Wii, or the pool tables....We did ask the attendant at the desk , but she said she knew nothing about electronics, and we should find some "young person to help us out." The only other thing was their is a pretty large mosquito population. We would get eaten alive whenever we went outside. Probably due to being surrounded by vegetation. Nothing the Cottage owner can do about that, but we did find a can of "OFF" in the bathroom cabinet which we where very grateful for.

Overall the cottage was great and Palmer's where fantastic to deal with. Thank you Cindy!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Boston, Ma

Perfect spot for an easy family vacation

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in the cottage over July 4th 2014 and couldn't have asked for a better space for us and our 3 young kids! Located right int the middle of the grounds, it is an easy walk to both pools, the playground and clubhouse. The kids loved swimming in the pool, riding the trolley and being able to play outside the cottage while we barbequed. We love summer village and this cottage was very clean and well appointed with toys and other necessities. There is a cute bakery just outside of the summer village complex that made for a great morning walk. It was a very fun week and this cottage provided everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cindy and Ted Palmer
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018

About Cindy and Ted Palmer

Now retired, Cindy was a hospice nurse and Ted a physical therapist. We live in western Massachusetts near our son, his wife and their two beautiful children. Our daughter, with her husband and young son, live in Southeast Asia.

Cindy and Ted Palmer purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Cindy and Ted Palmer chose Summer Village

Our family loves Summer Village, and use it more and more, but we continue to offer our cottage for rental most weeks. Every year we are so pleased to have it fully rented, and many people return year after year. People request to stay in our cottage as it is a bit off the main road circumventing the resort, yet close to the activities and amenities. The bunk beds are a great convenience.

What makes this cottage unique

We emphasize that Summer Village is a family friendly destination with many activities within the resort. Yet, the location is also close to the rich Maine Coastal activities, shopping, restaurants, and sites and a very short drive to the fabulous beaches in Wells and Ogunquit.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our friends suggested this cottage where they stayed the year before, and we thank them so much. The neighbors were friendly and added so much to our stay. Our son and his family came for a few days and how the kids loved the pools and playgrounds!!
Sep 2010
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Car: recommended

The best of the beaches of southern Maine.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Quoted rates are inclusive of all other charged except the Maine lodging tax. Rates are lower before and after the prime season. We consider partial week rentals outside of the prime season.

We accept personal checks and bank checks in US dollars and PayPal. We charge the Maine lodging tax in addition to the rental fee and remit to the State of Maine ourselves.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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