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Free cancellation up to60 days before check-in

Property # 318909

PRIVATE OCEANFRONT RETREAT - enjoy the peace and quiet of an historic Maine home

Carter Smith
Premier Host
Property overview
Bailey Island, Maine, United States of America
  • Cottage
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Min Stay: 3–7 nights
No SmokingInternetTVFireplaceHeater


Rooms & beds

Bedrooms: 3(Sleeps: 6)

Bedroom 1


Bedroom 2


Bedroom 3

twin/ single (2)

Bathrooms: 2


  • Kitchen
  • Living Room
  • Deck/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Lawn/Garden
  • Porch/Veranda
  • Office
  • Outdoor play area



  • No Smoking
  • Children Welcome
  • TV
  • Internet
  • Heater
  • Parking
  • Fireplace

Safety features

  • Smoke detector
  • Exterior lighting
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • First aid kit
  • Deadbolt lock
  • Fire extinguisher

Location Type

  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront


  • TelephoneThere is a land line telephone
  • HeatingThe Gills is equipped with electric baseboard heating as well as a wood burning fireplace.
  • Hair Dryer
  • FireplaceFirewood is provided for the wood burning fireplace.
  • Basic Soaps
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internethigh speed wireless
  • Linens providedLuxury linens are provided
  • Wireless Internethigh speed wireless
  • Paper Towels


  • Coffee Grinder
  • Microwave
  • Coffee MakerDrip Coffeemaker
  • Pantry ItemsPoland Spring drinking water is provided
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • StoveWolf Gas Range
  • Kettle
  • Dishes & utensils for kids
  • Dining table
  • OvenWolf Gas Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Blender
  • Toaster


  • Dining table


  • Games
  • BooksThere is a wide selection of local guidebooks and literature - as well as a complete set of Hardy Boys mysteries and novels by Stephen King.
  • Games for Kids
  • TelevisionThere is a small television for watching dads. There is no broadcast television at The Gills.
  • StereoThere are several Tivoli radios equipped with iPhone connection
  • Video LibraryA wide selection of movies on dvd are available for kids as well as adults
  • DVD PlayerThere is no broadcast television at The Gills. The television is for watching movies only.
  • Books for kids


  • Kayak/CanoeLet us know if you'd like to arrange kayak rentals for your stay. There is a private beach close by which is a great place for launching at any tide.
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • GolfThere are several local golf courses nearby. Let us know if you are interested in playing during your stay.
  • Beach Chairs


  • Wheelchair inaccessibleAs in many old homes - there are slight changes in floor levels at several thresholds both inside and outside The Gills. The stairwell to the second floor bedrooms is narrow, and may not be suitable for those with mobility issues. Please contact the property manager if you have any questions about accessibility.

Onsite Services

  • Massage


Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.
  • No refund if you cancel less than 60 days before check-in.
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100% refund
60 days before check-in
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Damage and Incidentals

You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.

House Rules

Check in after: 4:00 PM
Check out before: 9:00 AM
  • Children allowed

  • No petsPlease inquire about our pet policy

  • Events allowedEvent fees apply and require additional insurance

  • No smokingThere is a 500$ charge if smoking occurs

  • Max guests: 6

  • Minimum age of primary renter: 7

Cleaning practices

  • Check in and check out with no person-to-person contact

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

  • All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC/140ºF

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (like countertops, light switches, handles, and faucets)


Bailey Island, Maine, United States of America
Detailed location provided after booking

Hosted by Carter Smith

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