svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay pets
Feedback

Oceanfront Cottage W/Views of Acadia Natl. Park/Walk to Town

(5 Reviews)

The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more

46 School St. from the water showing house, decks, woods, lawn, shoreline, steps

Calendar

Last updated: 04/16/2017
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-7)

This season spend your vacation on the ocean overlooking Henry’s Cove in Winter Harbor with all the amenities nearby—5-minute walk to the center of Winter Harbor where art galleries, antique stores, and a 5&10 will bring you back to a simpler life. A nearby walk leads you to the working Inner Harbor where fishing boats come and go. How can it be better! Just relax! Let the town work its magic on you. Grindstone Neck, Schoodic Point, Frazer’s Point, and Schoodic Head are all destination points of interest. Plus, from the opposite shore of Henry’s Cove, a ferry travels daily to downtown Bar Harbor passing by Mark Island with a historic lighthouse, uninhabited Ironbound Island, and the Porcupine Islands all in Frenchman’s Bay. In the distance, Cadillac Mountain is the highlight of Bar Harbor.
The house at the end of School Street has a wide deck overlooking the tidal pools and granite ledges. Bird watchers, kayakers, boaters, cyclists, hikers, photographers, and wanderers of all types will have a wonderful time watching the sea birds including eagles and osprey, smelling the native pine trees and wild roses, and feeling the cool of the inevitable change in weather as the tide comes in and goes out.
The ranch-style house provides sleeping for 6 (maximum 9 including sofa bed and roll away) with relaxing living and dining room areas crowned with magnificent picture windows looking out on to Henry’s Cove and beyond. The galley-type kitchen has modern appliances; the living area has cable TV and a phone for local calls. The local grocery store, also within walking distance, has your haddock filets for dinner and the local fishermen’s co-op has the lobsters.
The property is 1 1/2 acres including woods along 300+ feet of shoreline.
Life is too short not to visit Winter Harbor, a beautiful area of the Maine coast off the beaten track but right next door.


Keywords: Winter Harbor, Schoodic Peninsula, Acadia National Park, Oceanfront, Bar Harbor
Send email

Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 04/16/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 7
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Living area/Dining area/kitchen open floor plan, and master bedroom on first floor, Sofa Bed in LR, two decks, large picture windows in living/dining area with views of harbor, desks, wall-to-wall carpet, perennial gardens, finished lower level with bedroom and family room/sleeping area, laundry room. Storage shed for bikes, sports equipment....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4
from 5 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$165 $180
Fri, Sat
$1,100 $3,900
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 9%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Travel with peace of mind.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 04/16/2017
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

Two-week Schoodic Arts Festival Bar Harbor Ferry across hbr., Free bus to Schoodic section of Acadia Natl. Park, Acre of Woods on property, Bald Eagles, Birds on Shore, Lawn with croquet, badmiton, School playground adjacent with basketball, baseball field, swings and climbing equipment, walk to stores, restaurants, groceries, blackberries, raspberries, stairs to beach.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1972

Why the Owner Chose Winter Harbor, ME, USA:
Family occupied home for 30 years, now used as a summer home. Family roots in town date back 100 years. Convenient location with spectacular views.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 04/16/2017

Send email

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • 46 School St. from the water showing house, decks, woods, lawn, shoreline, steps

    46 School St. from the water showing house, decks, woods, lawn, shoreline, steps

  • View SE along shore frontage showing bald eagle on treetop

    View SE along shore frontage showing bald eagle on treetop

  • Dining area with view of harbor

    Dining area with view of harbor

  • Photo of two bald eagles on the ledge in front of the house at low tide

    Photo of two bald eagles on the ledge in front of the house at low tide

  • Lawn between house and shoreline looking from deck.

    Lawn between house and shoreline looking from deck.

  • Bald eagle on rocks along water's edge showing property along shore.

    Bald eagle on rocks along water's edge showing property along shore.

  • House taken from the Bar Harbor Ferry showing house and road to house at right.

    House taken from the Bar Harbor Ferry showing house and road to house at right.

  • Garden and deck looking toward woods of 1 1/2 acres along shore.

    Garden and deck looking toward woods of 1 1/2 acres along shore.

  • Deck and garden showing front door and picture window in dining area.

    Deck and garden showing front door and picture window in dining area.

  • View of Schoodic Mountain, Acadia National Park from house

    View of Schoodic Mountain, Acadia National Park from house

  • Living room with fireplace

    Living room with fireplace

  • Photo of bald eagle on top of tree in fog along the water's edge of the property

    Photo of bald eagle on top of tree in fog along the water's edge of the property

  • Two bald eagles on ledge looking across Henry's Cove

    Two bald eagles on ledge looking across Henry's Cove

  • Lawn and Adirondack chairs looking toward shoreline from front deck.

    Lawn and Adirondack chairs looking toward shoreline from front deck.

  • Double rainbow looking out front door towards Henry's Cove

    Double rainbow looking out front door towards Henry's Cove

  • Gardens and window boxes in front of deck towards shoreline.

    Gardens and window boxes in front of deck towards shoreline.

  • Lower level showing twin beds and seating area. Bedroom with full bed to right.

    Lower level showing twin beds and seating area. Bedroom with full bed to right.

VRBO #345259

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Sunday, April 16, 2017

Partner Offers

Book Online or call VRBO Booking Assistance: 888-640-7927

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 2 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Request to Book

Send email

Booking confirmation within 24 hours

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO website, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more
svg-report-flag