Your Own Private Seaside Sanctuary and Nature Lover's Paradise - Kayaks Included(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
One-of-a-kind views showcasing the natural beauty of Downeast Maine
Privately sited on 5 wooded acres with 600’ of granite shoreline, nestled amidst mature spruce and pine trees overlooking a remote peninsula with captivating views of ocean, islands and tides. This special home invites you, your family and friends to share a one-of-a-kind vacation amidst the wilderness beauty of Maine.
Savor coffee on the deck as the mist burns off the water in the warmth of the sun’s rays. Have a seat at the elevated upper granite ledge sitting area with sweeping views of adjacent islands and miles of granite shoreline. Enjoy the warmth of the afternoon sun on the oceanside deck as you settle in for another dazzling sunset. Or, have a seat at the lower granite ledge sitting area and listen to the ocean lapping at your feet. With no other homes in sight -- only pristine natural beauty as far as the eye can see, you’ll quickly understand why the Seaside Sanctuary is your special place to appreciate nature’s splendor.
Built in an era before setbacks from the shore were increased, the close proximity to the water's edge accentuates a feeling of openness and communication with the beauty and solitude of rural coastal Maine. Inside, an open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, and walls of oversized windows and sliding glass doors capture stunning views and natural light. Relax and enjoy good company and conversation on the spacious oceanside deck. Observe vibrant sunsets and abundant Maine wildlife (seals, deer, eagles and a variety of bird species.)
Accommodating up to 6 comfortably, the Seaside Sanctuary features a vaulted master suite with private bath and a sitting area with sliding glass doors for a commanding view of ocean and islands. Two additional bedrooms, a second full bath, and a fully stocked kitchen make for a comfortable stay. A grand fieldstone fireplace and living room window seat with expansive views enhance the quaint charm of this unique home.
If you're in the mood for adventure, you can launch kayaks directly from the property with easy access to the water. Included for your use and enjoyment are 3 single person kayaks, 1 ocean kayak and a 2-person canoe. Kayak for miles about the islands rich with Maine wildlife. Paddle amidst pods of curious seals, explore sheltered coves, and observe ancient estuaries. Rent mountain bikes and explore the dirt roads about the coastline of Lubec or Campobello Island, or day hike the Bold Coast Conservation Trail 10 miles away in Cutler.
This lovely seaside retreat is a true sanctuary for the soul and an outdoor haven for those who crave adventure or desire quiet, private solitude. Come enjoy this Down East Maine treasure today and prepare to fall in love. In fact, so many of our guests do, they return year after year.
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Member since: 2014
- 1680 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Private master bath with tub/shower combination
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Autumn Foliage
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Ocean View
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $120
- Refundable Damage Deposit $350
- Tax Rate 9%
Changeover day is Saturday. Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. Check-out time is 10:00 a.m. to allow adequate time for cleaning between rentals.
Longer-terms rentals available with separate fuel surcharge off-season, please enquire with owner.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: We made our first trip to Lubec in June 2013 and knew instantly that this was EXACTLY where we wanted to be. The natural, unspoiled beauty of the area and the gentle, simplicity of life here are a welcome respite from the everyday world. It's a place to unplug, recharge your batteries, and reconnect with family and friends while creating memories that will last a lifetime.
Why the Owner Chose Lubec, ME, USA:
I have always loved nature and the outdoors and the minute we saw this property I knew it was what we had been searching for. The proximity to the water and views from within the home, on the deck, or at various spots around the property foster a strong sense of connection with nature. The enormous tides in the Bay of Funday create an ever-changing landscape that is captivating to watch evolve.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Total privacy and seclusion in a wooded setting Peace and tranquility - no road or other civilization noise, only the wind in the trees and birdsong Expansive shorefront with many unique nooks and vantage points to enjoy the breathtaking views Access to the water from the property to launch kayaks/canoe (provided)
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The 'Seaside Sanctuary' perched on granite coastline amidst majestic forest
A perfect day for kayaking, explore miles of unspoiled coastline
Hear the ocean lapping at your feet at the lower granite ledge sitting area
Welcome to the Seaside Sanctuary with sweeping views of ocean, islands and tides
Relax and enjoy this elegant and cozy coastal Maine retreat
Enjoy lobsters on the oceanside deck with expansive water views
Twilight serenity at the lower ledge sitting area an ideal spot for meditation
Settling in for another dramatic sunset
The 'Captain's Quarters' master suite with wraparound ocean views & lovely light
Island gazing from the comfort of your private sitting area
Vaulted second floor loft bedroom with double bed
Beautiful in all seasons; evening winter view from the living room
Enjoy complete privacy, seclusion & tranquility at this magical seaside retreat
Savoring coffee on the deck on a picture perfect misty morning
Afternoon sun on the lower granite ledge; a favorite spot to listen for loons
Walls of glass bring the outdoors in creating a seamless connection with nature
Efficient, well stocked kitchen and water view dining area
Complete privacy - only unspoiled conservation land as far as the eye can see
Toasting the end of another perfect day in Lubec
Southwest exposure; abundant natural light in the vaulted master bedroom suite
Private ensuite bath and dressing area
Comfortable first floor guest bedroom with large picture window and water view
Launch kayaks from this convenient cove access point on the property
Farewell guests and friends - hope to see you again
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