Luxury Apartment in the Heart of Blue Hill Village(61 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-2 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
One (1) bedroom, One (1) bath, sleeps two (2)
Newly remodeled, second floor, one bedroom apartment located in the heart of historic Blue Hill and Downeast Maine. This gorgeous apartment sleeps 2, has a gas fireplace,new bamboo, cork, tile, and carpeted floors, free wireless Internet and flat screen HD cable TV and a private balcony overlooking the back gardens, grapevines, and forest. Enjoy looking at the stars or waking with the sun on your Queen size bed under the sky light. You are just a short walk from beautiful Blue Hill Village, with its many shops, restaurants, galleries, beaches, town park, and hiking trails. Blue Hill is centrally located between Acadia National Park/ Bar Harbor, Stonington/Deer Isle, Ellsworth and Bangor. Enjoy cooking in your fully equipped gourmet’s kitchen or join us at one of our 2 on site restaurants: The Arborvine, with award winning fine dining; or DeepWater Brew Pub, a casual brew pub serving our very own Micro-brewed Beer and freshly made pub fare with indoor & outdoor seating.
We are unable to accommodate Pets and are a Non-Smoking Campus (both inside and outside of the apartment).
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Member since: 2010
- On floor 2
- 800 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 2
Please note, a child is allowed as a third person which requires the use of a portable child's bed. (This will incur a one time $50 fee, regardless of the reservation duration). It is important for renters to know that there are stairs in the apartment. There is also a very quiet graphic design business below the apartment and we try to be sensitive to their working environment as well. Thank You...moreless
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- The bedroom was newly carpeted in 2010 and has a top of the line Queen size bed with a plush mattress, fine linens and quilts. Enjoy looking up at the stars or waking with the sun shine through the skylight over head; the skylight has a remote controlled window and shade for those who enjoy sleeping in and a bit of fresh air. There is a large dresser, closet/armoire, 2 mirrors, luggage rack, and side table with lamp and clock as well. Also available for an additional $50 is a portable childs bed. Please let us know if you will be requiring this bed at the time you book your reservation. Thank You!...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- The apartment is located on the same property as two outstanding restaurants- The Arborvine, with award winning fine dining; and Deep Water Brew Pub, Blue Hill's first and only Micro-Brew Pub! Also, the apartment has a beautiful enamel gas fireplace/stove on granite tiles located in the living area- the perfect touch for a romantic winter getaway in Maine! The apartment is equipped with a large wall mounted flat screed HD t.v. with cable and a DVD player. Also provided for your convenience is wireless internet in the apartment and fax available on-site. In the gourmet's fully stocked kitchen there is a high top table with seating for 3. We provide for you are all of the linens, paper products, ironing board and iron, etc... Please travel with your own toiletries. As this is a multiple level apartment, we suggest only those comfortable with climbing stairs consider renting from us....moreless
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
- Botanical Garden
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 3 people
- Activities Guide
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Gas Fireplace
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Beach Towels
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Late Fall/ Winter/Early Spring
Oct 29 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
Late Spring/Early Summer
May 26 - Jun 22, 2017
2 night min stay
Jun 23 - Sep 10, 2017
2 night min stay
Sep 11 - Oct 29, 2017
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 9%
Rates include parking, wireless Internet, cable tv, and a one time cleaning. 3rd occupant or use of the roll away bed is an additional $50 fee. Please let us know if you will need the bed at the time you book your reservation. Thank you.
Refundable Security Deposit and 9% Lodging Tax added.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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The historic and picturesque town of Blue Hill, established in 1789, is located on Blue Hill Bay. With around two thousand residents, this charming small town is home to many restaurants, galleries, shops, and preservation hiking trails. Whether you are looking to kayak, bike, hike, swim, explore, or just sit on the beach and relax, you are sure to love your time in Blue Hill. In the summer enjoy swimming, hiking, boating, and of course plenty of lobster and blue berry pie. Fall brings beautiful foliage, the Blue Hill Fair, and the Food, Wine & Foliage Festival. Winter is not to be missed with beautiful ski and snow shoe trails, ice skating, and a romantic dinner by the fireplace at Arborvine. Spring arrives with beautiful flowering apple trees and native lupines, first of the year greens and strawberries from many local organic farms, and increasingly warmer and sunnier days. Whatever the season Blue Hill is sure to fulfill your vacation desires year round.
Other Activities: Ice Skating and Cross Country Skiing!
Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: John and Beth Hikade moved to Blue Hill in the 1970's. They opened the award winning Fire Pond restaurant at that time and stayed in the restaurant business until the early 80's when they started their family. John then turned his focus towards carpentry and became a well known restorer of beautiful the old homes that are so prevalent in the Blue Hill area- their current restaurant is perhaps his greatest masterpiece yet. When their children were older John and Beth decided to start a new restaurant called Arborvine, which in its 13 years has won many awards, and gained the same stellar reputation that the Fire Pond had all throughout New England.
Why the Owner Chose Blue Hill, ME, USA:
When John and Beth purchased the building next door to the restaurant they knew they had their work cut out for them. With John's amazing carpentry skills and help from his 2 sons, the simple old doctors office next door was turned into a beautiful office space which is home to a local graphic design company (Borealis Press) and a gorgeous luxury apartment located in the center of Historic Blue Hill Village. Renters have found Blue Hill to have everything they are looking for from hiking, to dining and shopping, all right on the amazing Downeast Maine Coast.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
During the summer months you have the convenience of 2 restaurants just across the white fence- The Arborvine with its award winning fine dining, or the more casual Deep Water BrewPub with Craft Beers, outside seating and a Pub style menu. There are fantastic farmer's markets held several times a week in town, plus wonderful local events like street dances with the local Steel Band, plays by the community theater companies, fairs, festivals, and of course the coast of Maine just waiting to be explored. The cooler months bring a relaxed slower pace to the community. See Acadia national Park on skis, dine and shop. Many of the local shops and restaurants are still open, but you can also stay in and cook and curl up with a good book in front of the fire and watch the snow fly!
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Dining Area, Living Room, and Deck!
Enjoy a relaxing evening in front of the fire!
Desk and roll away twin bed for a 3rd guest!
Skylight over bed has a remote controlled window and shade.
Bedroom looking out into Living Room.
Deck, perfect for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails!
The Arobrvine Restaurant with snowy Blue Hill Mtn in the background.
Large backyard/gardens of restaurant
View of Living Room and Dining Area from Desk and Bedroom.
Enjoy Wireless Internet and Cable T.V. during your stay!
View from your Queen sized Bed.
Entrance to your vacation home!
Your private balcony!
View of Arborvine and The Vinery
Lily/Goldfish pond in front yard.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Thursday, May 25, 2017
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