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Restored Antique Barn-Studio

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Last updated: 03/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Barn, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3-5)

Located on the outskirts of the quintessential fishing village of Winter Harbor, minutes from the entrance to Acadia National Park on Schoodic Peninsula, our fully restored New England Barn offers a delightful retreat for your Maine vacation.

The antique furnishings create a cozy atmosphere in the open studio layout, while the convenience of a modern kitchen and bathroom makes your visit effortless. In addition to the two-person antique bed on the first floor and the double size pull-out sofa bed, the loft sleeps one. The dining area seats six.

Throughout the space, bookshelves are filled with reading for quiet times, and collectable art and quilts decorate the walls. The living area faces French doors, which lead to a natural stone patio and a large, private back yard.

At the front of the barn, an attached screened-in porch with dining table and chairs encourages 'al fresco' dining. The adventurous among you are welcome to open the cot there and savor the gentle sounds of the summer evening while drifting off to sleep. A Maine tradition!!

Our closest neighbor is an organic farm where you can purchase just-picked produce to accompany your fresh lobster dinner. Visit the unique farm animals, including cashmere goats and Norwegian Fjords.

This property is just a half-mile from Route One, which leads you antiquing up and down the coast, through seaside villages with inspiring views. Or, kayak, hike or bicycle in nearby Acadia National Park/Schoodic Peninsula Section. Just across the bay from it's busier Bar Harbor cousin, this section of the national park affords a relaxed and quiet retreat from the cares of the world. Wildlife abounds with frequent sighting's of eagles, loons, Canada Geese, deer and more!

Nearby downtown Winter Harbor boasts an old fashioned 5 and 10 (if they don't have it, you don't need it), a small grocery store, a post office, a community theatre, one of the nation's oldest golf courses (with ocean views from every hole) and a few bakeries and small restaurants. Buy your lobsters fresh from the boat at the local dock, or take the ferry (in season) to Bar Harbor for a traditional lobstah roll and chowdah lunch. On Tuesday mornings, join in the fun at the local farmer's market.

The closest airport is Bar Harbor (BHB), and the second closest is Bangor International (BGR). More competitive prices can be secured by flying into Portland (PWM) or Manchester NH (MHT).

Bar Harbor is a 30 minute ferry ride or a 40 miles drive by car.

Keywords: Barn, Cottage, House

Manager

Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/26/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 864 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • One bathroom with shower and bath amenities included. Extra towels are provided....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Library, Stone Patio, Screened Porch with al fresco Dining and a Sleeping Cot, Organic Produce Farm and Pond recreation area nearby. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    For your quiet reading enjoyment, we have provided an assortment of books....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Decorated with antique furniture, art, antique sign collection, and quilts....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for two cars....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Our kitchen comes with pots/pans and all items necessary for meal preparation....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    With table and chairs for 4....moreless

  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available in Prospect Harbor....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Tennis and golf at nearby Grindstone Neck golf and Tennis club....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.5
from 6 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Rate
May 15 - Oct 15, 2017
4 night min stay
$135
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$175

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

The $75.00 cleaning fee is waived for stays of a week or more.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 03/26/2017
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Location

35 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor (35 miles) Bangor (45 miles)
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Pickled Wrinkle - Birch Harbor
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Winter Harbor Ferry
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Grindstone Neck Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 1
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Gerrish's - Winter Harbor
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Coastline is 6 miles away

Car: Recommended

Bird Watching, Acadia National Park

 

Manager info


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/26/2017

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Photos

  • Open Floor Plan

    Open Floor Plan

  • Open Format Kitchen for relaxed Dining

    Open Format Kitchen for relaxed Dining

  • Antique Carved Sleigh Bed

    Antique Carved Sleigh Bed

  • Spacious Screened-in Porch

    Spacious Screened-in Porch

  • The Bold Atlantic Headwaters

    The Bold Atlantic Headwaters

  • Area map

    Area map

  • French Doors lead to Deck and Garden

    French Doors lead to Deck and Garden

  • Sleeping Loft

    Sleeping Loft

  • Modern Hardwood Bathroom Fixtures

    Modern Hardwood Bathroom Fixtures

  • Rocky Coast, Schoodic Peninsula

    Rocky Coast, Schoodic Peninsula

  • The Islands of Frenchman Bay

    The Islands of Frenchman Bay

  • Schoodic Peninsula map

    Schoodic Peninsula map

VRBO #360841

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017

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