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Year Round Luxury Waterfront Condo, Heart of Boothbay Harbor

(24 Reviews)

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Portside is a luxury condo with the charm of a cottage on the ground floor of the 3-unit Back Bay Cottage, built in 2006. We are next to the Chowder House and kayak and bike rentals and just one block from the footbridge. The cottage is in the heart of the harbor and yet you will find tranquility and privacy inside. Over thirty coffee shops and restaurants and numerous shops are within an easy walking distance, including many places open year round.

Portside shares a dock and float with the other two Back Bay Cottage units and has its own deck on the water’s edge. Comforts include state-of-the-art kitchen and appliances, gas fireplace, gas grill, flat screen TVs, a large video collection, wine cooler, iPod stereo, Wi-Fi and free reserved parking. All linens, towels, paper products and basic condiments provided.

Please ask about our website for more details on Back Bay Cottage, information on the history of the Boothbay Region, restaurant, shopping & entertainment recommendations, information on activities in the region, including walks right from our door, scenic drives, boat trips & day trips, practical information that may be useful during your stay, and much more!





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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/12/2017

Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1478 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • There is a Queen bed in the master bedroom, and a King bed in the second bedroom. The trundle bed/twin beds in the den can be separate or pushed together to make one king bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • If you don't see something you're looking for, just ask me!

Entertainment

  • Books:

    All the Maine books you could imagine, a bunch of Maine magazines and a "take one, leave one" shelf for novels....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    & Blueray...moreless

  • Games
  • Music Library:

    Harmon/Kardan and Sony bluetooth steroes, CD players, some CDs...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV with over 200 channels in living room; cable TV in den and both bedrooms...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Harmon/Kardan and Sony bluetooth steroes, CD players, some CDs...moreless

  • Television:

    4 televisions...moreless

  • Toys:

    Kids' books, coloring books, etc. Board games, puzzles....moreless

  • Video Games:

    Available via the blueray player in the den...moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVDs and streaming options on the living room and den TVs...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    No central air but we do have a portable unit that gets the temps down....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Washer & dryer...moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    We have a "cottage" membership to the YMCA, a 2-minute drive and the best gym I've ever belonged to! Up to 6 guests can go at once....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In living room...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    private...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private parking...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    There is private parking for two cars, or one car with a trailer/boat....moreless

  • Study Room
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer & dryer...moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    Hi speed...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances, including wine fridge, Keurig and automatic drip coffee makers, double Avantium oven, and everything you need to cook, from a crock pot to a lobster pot....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    For rent right next door at Tidal Kayak - 10% discount for guests...moreless

  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck over the water...moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf course in town (there's a charge but it's a public course)...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    For rent right next door at Tidal Kayak - 10% discount for guests...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    2 pairs of snowhoes...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Indoor courts available at the YMCA ...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Indoor lap pool and warm water therapy pool at the YMCA (free)...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna:

    Sauna at the YMCA (free)...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Oct 29 - Mar 24, 2017
3 night min stay
$284
$1,350
Low season
Mar 25 - May 26, 2017
3 night min stay
$317
$1,795
Mid Season
May 27 - Jun 23, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,180
High Season
Jun 24 - Sep 29, 2017
7 night min stay
$2,840
Mid Season
Sep 30 - Oct 27, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,795
Low Season
Oct 28 - Mar 22, 2018
3 night min stay
$284
$1,350
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,995

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

2017 Dates Weekly rate (for up to 6 people)

January 1 – March 24 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)

March 25 – May 26 $1795, or $950 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)

May 27 – June 23 $2180

June 24 – September 29 $2840

September 30 – October 27 $1795

October 28 – December 31 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights) **Thanksgiving & Christmas weeks: $1750, or $1050 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)

2018 Dates Weekly rate (for up to 6 people)

January 1 – March 22 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)

March 23 – May 27 $1795, or $950 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)

May 28 – June 22 $2295

June 13 – September 28 $2995

September 29 – October 26 $1795

October 27 – December 31 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights) **Thanksgiving & Christmas weeks: $1750, or $1050 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland Jetport
10 Metres
Nearest Barpub
The Chowder House
2 Metres
Nearest Golf
Boothbay Country Club
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Chowder House

Car: Recommended

Boothbay Harbor is a small town on the coast of Maine with a year-round population of just over 2,000 people that was established as a fishing camp and whose economy and whose spirit are linked to the fishing industry to this day. Boothbay draws more and more visitors each year, in the summer season, for the fall foliage and to a steadily increasing extent, in the off season months. The town offers numerous boat excursions including trips to nearby islands and whale watching and deep sea fishing tours, historical sites, a world-class botanical garden, an aquarium, numerous shops and art galleries, a network of hiking trails, sea kayaking, sailing, while not losing sight of its small town New England traditions. And of course the seafood cannot be matched anywhere in the world (and believe me, I’ve tried!)

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

Why the Owner Chose Boothbay Harbor, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, United States of America:
Although I just purchased this home at the end of 2010, I have been vacationing in Boothbay my entire life (since the age of three weeks) and my family has been vacationing in the area since 1914, owning property in the region and spending summers here since the 1930s. Whether this is your first time in the region or you have been coming for years, I hope you enjoy your stay to the fullest and discover why this place is so special to me and my family.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/12/2017

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Photos

  • Portside's private deck

    Portside's private deck

  • Looking at Back Bay Cottage from its float

    Looking at Back Bay Cottage from its float

  • Den overlooking water with trundle bed forming 2 twin beds or 1 king

    Den overlooking water with trundle bed forming 2 twin beds or 1 king

  • Second bedroom, king-sized bed

    Second bedroom, king-sized bed

  • Den overlooking water

    Den overlooking water

  • View of Back Bay Cottage from far side of footbridge

    View of Back Bay Cottage from far side of footbridge

  • Looking across the inner harbor to Back Bay Cottage

    Looking across the inner harbor to Back Bay Cottage

  • Back Bay Cottage, next to the Chowder House in downtown Boothbay Harbor

    Back Bay Cottage, next to the Chowder House in downtown Boothbay Harbor

  • Dining room & living room

    Dining room & living room

  • Dining room and breakfast bar

    Dining room and breakfast bar

  • Master bedroom with queen bed and large en-suite bathroom

    Master bedroom with queen bed and large en-suite bathroom

  • Portside's private deck

    Portside's private deck

  • Kitchen with granite counter-tops and state-of-the-art appliances

    Kitchen with granite counter-tops and state-of-the-art appliances

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Entrance to Back Bay Cottage

    Entrance to Back Bay Cottage

  • Artist's studio on the footbridge, just steps from Back Bay Cottage

    Artist's studio on the footbridge, just steps from Back Bay Cottage

VRBO #371985

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, January 12, 2017

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