Slow Down & Go Back in Time-Relax Completely in Our Maine Home(5 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)
Our cedar-shaked, one-floor home welcomes you with vibrant flowerboxes and several flower beds on an acre in beautiful Maine. The two bedrooms (one with a double bed, one with twin beds) are complimented by the large sunny family room (with two queen futons) which leads to a private flagstone patio through French doors. The queen sofa bed in the living room is also available for sleeping. There is one full bathroom with bathtub; the shower has great water pressure to wash away your beach day's sand! Washer/dryer on are on site; there is an outdoor clothesline for drying beach towels and suits.
The home is well-suited for gatherings of your family and friends--settle by the indoor fireplace or relax around the outdoor fire pit for an evening campfire. The open-concept, fully equipped kitchen with bay window and the dining area are easily accessible to the large sunny deck via sliders and doors. The gently sloping lawn supports a large area for children to play safely nearby. Our large library of books allows you to read and relax whether you are out on the deck, down at the Point, or sitting on the beach! Our collection of DownEast magazines may help you plan your Maine adventures and excursions during your stay.
Famous Pemaquid Point Lighthouse lies just south down the road (2.5 miles) and the white sands of Pemaquid Beach are 1 mile east. We are located in the village of New Harbor with a quaint, fully-stocked grocery store, gas station, hardware/fishing gear store, ice cream stand, Maine artists' galleries & craft shops, and a bank/ATM all within walking distance from the house. New Harbor is central to all Midcoast Maine cities and towns--Freeport to Camden are within an hour of travel time. The twin cities of Damariscotta/Newcastle are the closest 'big' towns to our home.
Water sports (kayaking/canoeing, sailing, swimming (ocean, lake, river swimming 'hole'), fine restaurants, birding, Hardy Boat Tours (including Monhegan Island and the Maine coast), hiking, shopping/antiquing are all within several miles of our home. The Botanical Gardens in Boothbay are a must see! For children, there are many activities: beach fun, tide pool explorations, hands-on activities at the local Colonial Pemaquid Museum and the Boothbay Harbor Aquarium to name a few.
Keywords: Pemaquid Point, village home, peaceful, comfortable, Pemaquid Beach, Colonial Pemaquid,
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Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
At the discretion of the owner, pets may be allowed upon written proof of all vaccinations being up-to-date, flea/tick control & current, resident state license tags for an additional fee of $50 p/week per pet....moreless
- Wheelchair Accessible:
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Hand holds are on installed on the side of the shower.
- Fire pit for evening campfires, games/lawn activities: movable basketball net/ball, equipment for Bocce, Archery and net for Volleyball/Badminton, 6 lawnchairs and 2 chaise for relaxing on lawns, kiddie pool for little ones, fans for every room and sea breezes galore! There are a multitude of games and puzzles for entertainment on the rainy days in Maine as well!...moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Botanical Garden
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 15 - Sep 16, 2017
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Sep 17 - Apr 14, 2018
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Pet Fee $50 + tax
- Linens and Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
- Tax Rate 9%
Rental Rates during our Wintah Season includes a $10 per night heating fee.
Cancellation Policy: If reservation is canceled at least 30 days before arrival date, there is a 100% refund of all monies.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Colonial Pemaquid Museum and archeological grounds (pre-dates Plymouth Plantation, MA), Boothbay Harbor: Aquarium-- Railway Village--Miniature Golf, Hardy Boat Tours--visit the artist colony at Monhegan Island or tour the Maine coast while enjoying lighthouse/wildlife cruises, numerous artist galleries/shows/craftshops
Year Purchased: 2000
About the owner: I am a speech/language pathologist who has worked with children for over 30 years in the NH public schools. The children's enthusiasm for life and learning inspires me daily! I am a mom, daughter, Greyhound rescuer, quilter, thinker, reader, hiker, and life-lover!
Why the Owner Chose New Harbor, Bristol, ME, USA:
My family has been coming to the Damariscotta/Pemaquid region since before my birth. I grew up vacationing at our family's log cabin on nearby Biscay Pond. As an adult, I searched for a long time for my Mainehouse--a home that was slightly off the beaten path, but still close to the many places I loved around the Pemaquid Peninsula.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
I treasure both the 'perfect summer days' and the quiet moments off-season that I have at my Mainehouse with family and friends. Whether I am reading, working on a quilt, going to an auction, or cooking a lobster meal for others, I am always amazed at the peace I feel in my home in Maine.
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Sea-air nourishes our flowerbox blossoms all summer--
Hummingbirds love them!
Relax in the many sitting areas of our home. This front room w/ 2 queen futons--
Relax with friends around the fireplace in the Livingroom.
The large lawns allow for many outdoor gatherings too!
Our library is full of a variety of reads; and we've lots of puzzles & games!
The dining area can seat 6....
The back bedroom with twin beds...
Settle & relax on the deck, flagstone patio, or 'round the fire pit--
It's quiet and peaceful, with greenery all around.
Mallows and foxglove--
Charming on your arrival...
We change them up every year!
The front room leads into the first bedroom...
Comfortable seating for complete relaxation!
The livingroom is just a step away from the open-concept kitchen area.
Chat with the 'chef' over a glass of wine as meals are prepared inside --
And there's another table for more guests or for serving dishes...
is just beyond dining area, bathroom, & laundry room.
The front bedroom has a full size bed.
Enjoy the gardens, that blossom all summer long! Cat mint and lilies--
Lupines and lilacs...
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Thursday, February 16, 2017
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