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Unique, Romantic, Motorless Floating Island (Tessie Ann) W/ 4 Hp Skiff

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The Island 40 with 15' dinghy and 4 hp 4 cycle outboard

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Last updated: 11/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House Boat
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Step: aboard the Island 40 and enjoy the peace, beauty and wonder of the waters of mid-coast Maine with no big boat responsibilities. No experience required. Training to operate the 15' 4 hp skiff is included.

Imagine: Your own floating island moored in pristine Robinhood Cove. Tie up your runabout, kayaks, and canoes (or sign out Riggs Cove Rentals' Cape Dory Typhoon) and use the Island 40 as a base camp for your sailing, fishing and exploring passions. Our dock crew is available seven days a week in season to provide you with outboard fuel, ice, daily newspapers and general assistance.

Wine: and dine (and spin a yarn or two) at the Osprey Restaurant and the Tavern at Riggs Cove or cook and eat aboard. The galley is fully equipped and there's a rail-mounted propane barbecue grill for steaks and the freshest, finest Maine lobster anywhere.

Anniversary? Birthday? Celebration? Relaxing! Refreshing! Renewing! Adventure and Romance, Rest and Play. That's Tessie Ann.




As part of the Robinhood Marine Center complex, you'll have use of all the amenities the marina provides in season such as use of the Typhoon Daysailer, the pulling boat Maid Marion, free wifi, free libray, the Osprey Restaurant and Tavern at Riggs Cove. A 15' skiff with a 4 hp outboard is included to access the Island 40 and to explore miles of protected coastline.

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/21/2016

Property Type

  • House Boat
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Stateroom: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • The dinette table converts as in most yachts to sleep 2.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Toilet, vanity, and full shower.

Other Amenities

  • – The Island 40 when moored is “off the grid” and renters should be aware of and practice normal methods of conservation when using water and electricity. Members of your party will be given a briefing on dinghy operation and 'Tessie Ann' systems and a systems manual will be aboard. The Island 40 can be moved to a slip at additional costs should renter need access to full 115V, 15 amp electrical service. The refrigerator, stove and heating system are powered by propane. A large battery bank and a solar panel provide 12V, and an inverter will provide limited 115v power. You'll need shore power to operate the air conditioning system....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Bring your own DVD movies....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Tessie Ann must be dockside for A/C. Additional fee for dockside rental....moreless

  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Shared with marina guests....moreless

  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Shared with marina guests....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Perculator...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    coffee and tea...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    camping toaster (on stove)...moreless

Outside

  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Sailboat
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Shoulder
May 5 - Jun 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$235
$1,210
Peak Season
Jun 30 - Sep 9, 2017
3 night min stay
$310 $335
Fri, Sat
$1,635
2017 Fall Shoulder
Sep 10 - Oct 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$235
$1,210

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

A deposit of 50% of the balance is due to hold the dates. Balance will be due 14 days prior to check in date. we accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express and checks.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Last updated: 11/21/2016
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Location

45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland Jetport (PWM)
50 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Tavern at Riggs Cove (on site)
45 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Portland, Me (from Nova Scotia)
12 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bath County Club
16 Miles
Nearest Train
Brunswick, ME (Downeaster)
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US Rt. 1
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Osprey Restaurant (on site)
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Reid State Park

Car: Recommended

The Island 40 is moored in Riggs Cove on Georgetown Island in midcoast Maine and is part of the Robinhood Marine Center complex. Georgetown Island, with its marinas, restaurants, lobster wharfs, public beaches, and hiking trails is the quintessential Maine seaside vacation community, just 8 miles from Bath and 50 minutes from Portland. Reserve for Spring, Summer, Fall, now. Combine with Home Away 329828 for family reunion, etc. or see Home Away 393636 for additional availability options.

 

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/21/2016

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Photos

  • The Island 40 with 15' dinghy and 4 hp 4 cycle outboard

    The Island 40 with 15' dinghy and 4 hp 4 cycle outboard

  • Island 40 layout diagram

    Island 40 layout diagram

  • full size shower stall

    full size shower stall

  • deck space off the master bedroom

    deck space off the master bedroom

  • The Library, Gallery, and Studio at Robinhood.

    The Library, Gallery, and Studio at Robinhood.

  • Tessie Anne, the osprey nest, and the Osprey Restaurant

    Tessie Anne, the osprey nest, and the Osprey Restaurant

  • The salon table converts to sleep two.

    The salon table converts to sleep two.

  • Vanity sink with opening medicine cabinet.

    Vanity sink with opening medicine cabinet.

  • propane stove with oven

    propane stove with oven

  • Queen size master bedroom

    Queen size master bedroom

  • Robinhood Marine Center and Goose Rock Passage.

    Robinhood Marine Center and Goose Rock Passage.

  • South down Robinhood Cove. Can you find Tessie Ann?

    South down Robinhood Cove. Can you find Tessie Ann?

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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