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Quiet Lakeside Pet Friendly Cabin Nestled under Huge Pine

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Comfy 2BR/1BA with Sleeping Loft

Living room, kitchen and dining area in one big room with windows looking right over the water. Sliding glass door opens onto nice deck with gas grill and chairs Steps go down into the water and. then you can swim out to a float!! One queen size bed and one full. Loft has room for 2 or 3. Linens provided.

Special for long term stay: If anyone stays for a month or more, there is a 15% discount!!

LAST MINUTE RESERVATIONNS WELCOME:


Owner
Karen West
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2017

Amenities

Penobscot Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Kitchen has refrigerator/freezer, electric stove, microwave, coffee maker and all dishes and cookware. TV/VCR. Canoe. Meals to Go service available by owner--ask for details

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Quiet Lakeside Pet Friendly Cabin Nestled under Huge Pine
average rating of 4.785714 based on 14 reviews
Halifax, Nova Scotia
5

Beautiful quiet retreat

  • 5 of 5

This is a very special spot. Listening to the loons was amazing. And Karen's home cooking was everything the other reviewers described! We'd definitely come back.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Perfect Location

  • 4 of 5

This was the perfect spot for our Maine vacation. My teenage boys and husband really enjoyed the fishing. It was excellent! Great hikes nearby and close enough to Acadia National Park. The home was cozy and rustic, but perfect for our needs. Karen was easy to work with and available as we needed. We enjoyed a fantastic dinner at The Fish Net our first night there. You really have to try that place! The village of Blue Hill is quaint and lovely.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfectly rustic and private cottage

  • 5 of 5

West Acres is a lovely rustic and very private cottage located on Third Toddy Pond near Blue Hill, Maine. Karen West goes way beyond being a gracious hostess in providing yummy, to die for five cheese dip, blueberry wine, crackers, and a sensational blueberry pie right out of the oven. The camp can sleep at least seven with the loft, and provides an amazing view right on the lake. This cottage has all you need for amenities as well as a canoe and paddle boat. Also, the swimming is excellent. Blue Hill is very close if there is a need to get to a market or just to enjoy the beautiful Maine coast. The price is very reasonable and the value is terrific. If you're looking for a fancy house on the lake experience, this place isn't for you. If you want a pleasant, relaxing, and enjoyable week on one of Maine's best lakes, this is the place for you. I'm booking for 2017 now.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfection on the lake!

  • 5 of 5

This was by far one of the best vacations my husband, dog and I have ever had! Perfect location, perfect lake, perfect hosts. The swimming, sailing and sunrises were amazing. The surrounding areas were beautiful as well with so much to see and do! The homemade goodies that were provided by our hosts were the "icing on the cake!" Can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great cottage, location, and hosts. Poor communication prior to stay.

  • 3 of 5

The cottage, location, and hosts during the stay were great - 5 stars. Everything was clean, the pond was clean and swimming by the cottage was great! The hosts provided a tasty snacks for us. Getting to nearby sites and events was easy - Blue Hill Fair, Acadia NP and Bar Harbor.

FYI The water in the taps is from the lake - but bottled water is provided for drinking and cooking.

Getting a hold of the owner prior to our stay was a bit frustrating (why I chose 3 stars) - phone was never answered and calls never returned. We eventually worked everything out through email, but it took longer than it should have.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A perfect vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Our family - including two teenage girls - spent a wonderful four days on Toddy Pond. Everything was perfect. Quiet, secluded and peaceful. The property was as great as we imagined it would be, and Karen and Mark were extremely helpful, kind and generous. Karen had the cabin stocked with a bottle of wine and snacks, and with coffee making things for our first morning - how thoughtful! And on our last night, the best blueberry pie with ice cream. The fishing, kayaking and deck were wonderful. We enjoyed visits to Blue Hill, Castine and Deer Isle - all easy trips from the cabin. The deck and waterviews (and loon calls) were extremely relaxing. We look forward to visiting again!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Bangor

Stores, restaurants about 15 minutes away in Blue Hill or Bucksport. Located on Toddy Pond -- Swimming, canoeing. Kayaks available to rent in town of Blue Hill. About 35 miles from Bar Harbor/Acadia National Park.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50

Contact owner for special payment idea
Refundable security deposit $150
Rates per week plus 7% Maine state tax.

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.

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