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Tranquility Gate House on Beautiful Estate on Frenchman's Bay

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Last updated: 07/12/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Tranquility Gate House is part of a 9.5 acre estate with access to 1000 feet of shorefront and private deepwater dock on Frenchman's Bay just 5 minutes from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Go beachcombing on our 2 private rocky Maine beaches with views across the bay to Schoodic mountain and Bar Harbor, or stroll one of the many nature paths along the shore through the gardens and around 2 ponds.

There's also bocce and a croquet court and large open lawns for your outdoor activities. Spend your afternoons and evenings on the new, large deck overlooking the sweeping lawn and gardens with peekaboo views of the Bay. The deck has a big table for outdoor family dining and comfortable chairs and lounges to relax on throughout the day. There is also a separate screened in patio to relax in with cozy reading chairs and a couch.

The Gate House is one of two cottages available on the Tranquility Estate with room to sleep seven and a playroom to accommodate children - 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 1 powder room, sleeps 7 with plenty of extra room for kids on futons.

Also available for rent on the Tranquility estate is the Carriage house ( property id # 323140) which make Tranquility an ideal place for large family reunions! Please check out the Carriage House listing on homeaway for more details.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 7-10

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    private balcony overlooking the lawn and gardens...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    it is adjacent to the game room where there is a queen futon...moreless

  • There are beds for 7 adults , however the attic and basement are both finished and have futons which children can sleep on. There is also a pullout sleeper sofa in the master bedroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3)...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone:

    service available...moreless

  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    local calls only...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat Dock
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio:

    (4)...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
peak
Jul 2 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,800
off peak
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,800
off season
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $600
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Returning guests receive $300 discount


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 07/12/2016
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Owner info


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Photos

  • Gate House

    Gate House

  • Outdoor dining

    Outdoor dining

  • Screened porch

    Screened porch

  • Master bedroom with private bath and balcony

    Master bedroom with private bath and balcony

  • Furnished basement / game room with pool table , couch , futon and small bedroom

    Furnished basement / game room with pool table , couch , futon and small bedroom

  • One of two private rocky beaches

    One of two private rocky beaches

  • Outdoor living space

    Outdoor living space

  • Well appointed kitchen

    Well appointed kitchen

  • Open living / dining space can accommodate 15 + people

    Open living / dining space can accommodate 15 + people

  • gate house bedroom 2

    gate house bedroom 2

  • Bocce court

    Bocce court

  • Cutting garden

    Cutting garden

VRBO #370641

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, August 15, 2016

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  • Calendar last updated 07/12/2016
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Bar Harbor, ME, USA #298479ha

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