Folkestone Cottage in Bar Harbor W/ 5 Star Reviews Near Acadia

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Last updated: 11/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This lovely light-filled Cape surrounded by a sprawling lawn is situated away from the road on a pretty 2-acre lot. Newly painted interiors and quiet, but spacious setting about 8 minutes from Bar Harbor's busy village and 6 minutes to the Park Visitor Center and Park Loop Road. Folkestone Cottage is just one-half mile from the quieter village of Town Hill where you'll find a few restaurants, a bakery, a charming country store with ice cream window, and a ball field with playground.

Open floor plan with Living Room and TV, Dining Area for six, and Kitchen with island seating for two. Back deck with furnishings and gas grill overlooks a large lawn that wraps around the house. First floor half Bathroom with laundry and first floor Master with Queen includes a private Bathroom with Jacuzzi tub and separate shower. The second floor offers one bedroom with Queen bed and a second bedroom with wall-mounted TV, a set of Twins and a King made from twins. These second floor bedrooms share a recently updated Bathroom off the hallway with combined tub/shower. Free nationwide telephone service, Wireless Internet, Two cable TVs, CD/DVD, VCR. D/W, M/W, W/D, Gas Grill. Games and Movies. Baby Furnishings.

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/27/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • 1st Floor Master w/ Queen

    Master offers private Bath w/separate shower & whirlpool tub...moreless

  • 2nd Floor Bedroom w/ Queen


  • 3rd Bedroom w/ 2 Singles & 1 King


  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Private Master Bath: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Master bath offers whirlpool tub & separate shower...moreless

  • Shared 2nd Floor Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Half Bath: toilet


Other Amenities

  • Two cable TVs. Free local and domestic long distance phone service. Free wireless high-speed Internet connectivity....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Two TVs - one in the living room and one wall-mounted in the large second floor bedroom....moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining table for 6, bar stools for 2, patio table for 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


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

    Spacious and well equipped with utensils, dishes, cookware, lobster pot, toaster, coffee maker, mixer, blender, fridge, dishwasher, m/w, electric stove and oven....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 4.9
from 20 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2016/17
Nov 19 - Apr 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $150 + tax
  • Cleaning $135 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $550
  • Tax Rate 9%


Rate includes cable TV, free wireless Internet, domestic long distance, linens, towels, and many kitchen and bathroom supplies. Rates assume 6 people or less (4 or less in winter), $175/wk for each extra person and up to $150/week for each approved pet. Please be honest about the number of people and pets in your party. Owner has the right to withhold security deposit without recourse if maximum occupancy stated on the lease is exceeded.

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Last updated: 11/27/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

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Calendar last updated: 11/27/2016

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Folkestone Cottage

    Folkestone Cottage

  • Living Area w/ Flat Screen TV

    Living Area w/ Flat Screen TV

  • Sunny Dining Area

    Sunny Dining Area

  • Nice Clean Kitchen

    Nice Clean Kitchen

  • Second Floor Queen

    Second Floor Queen

  • Master Tub and Vanity

    Master Tub and Vanity

  • Half Bath Vanity

    Half Bath Vanity

  • Guest Bath Vanity

    Guest Bath Vanity

  • Back Yard

    Back Yard

  • The local Town Hill Playground

    The local Town Hill Playground

  • The Margaret Todd in Bar Harbor

    The Margaret Todd in Bar Harbor

  • Kayaking Frenchman Bay

    Kayaking Frenchman Bay

  • Entry and Stairs

    Entry and Stairs

  • Dining for Six

    Dining for Six

  • Counter and Table Dining

    Counter and Table Dining

  • First Floor Master Queen

    First Floor Master Queen

  • Second Floor Twins and King

    Second Floor Twins and King

  • Master Roman Whirlpool Tub

    Master Roman Whirlpool Tub

  • Half Bath Laundry

    Half Bath Laundry

  • Guest Bath Tub and Shower

    Guest Bath Tub and Shower

  • BBQ Grill and Outdoor Dining Set

    BBQ Grill and Outdoor Dining Set

  • Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park

    Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park

  • Anemone Cave in Acadia National Park

    Anemone Cave in Acadia National Park

  • Hiking Trail in Acadia National Park

    Hiking Trail in Acadia National Park

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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FOLKESTONE COTTAGE in Bar Harbor w/ 5 Star Reviews near Acadia

Town Hill, Bar Harbor, ME, USA #370752

3 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 8

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