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Near Acadia, Bar Harbor and Booth Bay

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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

3 floors, 3 beds knotty pine decor on the water with small beach

Knotty pine cottage has all you need for a great week. 3rd floor has queen size bed, 2nd floor has Fruton that makes into a full size bed. 1st floor has a queen size murphy bed. All linens, utensils, silverware glassware towels provided. Cable TV and internet with blue-ray. Large deck with gas grill, swing, table and wood fire vessel with plenty of wood. Canoe provided with two life jackets and paddles Front load washer and dryer on the first floor with full size refrigerator. Gas furnace if needed.


Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1216 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Plenty of room for smoking outside the cottage...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Must be a small animal and not aggressive We follow insurance guidelines for aggressive dogs...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Queen size murphy bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Full size Futon on the center floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Queen size on the top floor...moreless

  • Great lake view from all three floors Additional air mattress, one full size and one twin size...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Vanity,, shower and toilet...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Very cozy and is perfect for all occasions, romantic getaways, honeymoon or family vacations. This is Paradise! Relax and enjoy the quiet time in Central Maine; stress will be gone! This property was totally refurbished inside in 2009 with all Knotty Pine walls and created a third floor. Area activities are abundant with biking, fishing, boating, swimming, kayaking, hiking, golf, hunting, ATV trails, museums, bird watching, beautiful sunsets, moon glistening off the water at night as loons sing. Pick wild strawberries, raspberries, black berries and out famous blueberries(when in season). Many attractions in a short distance such as Arcadia, Bar Harbor, Booth Bay, and Camden Visit the Old Town Canoe factory store, University of Maine at Orono, Fort Knox in Bucksport, many light houses, Stephen Kings home, New Cross Center or Hollywood slots casino, Couple of hours north and you can visit Canada....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    Time Warner cable...moreless

  • Television:

    HD TV hanging on the wall on the second floor...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Netflix is on the blue ray system just enter your code...moreless


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


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    Cottage is located on Pushaw Lake with swimming and fishing just steps away. Ducks, loons and beaver swim by the cottage. Take a canoe ride to enjoy the peaceful sound of nature. Relax & enjoy!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    round oak table with four chairs. Adjacent bar type counter with four stools. For eating outside, their is a large picnic table by the grill and a plastic folding table with 4 chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Clothes Dryer:

    New Front loading clothes dryer above the washing machine on the first floor....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    electric fireplace...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Gas furnace that heats the entire cottage....moreless

  • Internet:

    Basic cable with internet (high speed), Wi-Fi and blue ray....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Open floor plan with living room on the same floor as the kitchen and dining area....moreless

  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking for guests. Additional parking area level with the road for heavy snow days....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    towels, wash cloths and hand towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New top loading washer on the first floor....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    wood burning fire pitl for outside only - see photos...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    drip style coffee maker 12 cup...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of glassware, silverware and utensils...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    4 burner gas stove with self cleaning oven, garbage disposal, microwave, coffee pot, toaster, refrigerator, pots & pans, utensils, silverware and dishes....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Good size microwave with some programmed features...moreless

  • Oven:

    full size self cleaning oven in the gas stove...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Ice cream churn, gas lobster pot for outside using the propane tank...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    27 cu ft french door refrigerator with additonal smaller refrigerator under kitchen cabinets....moreless

  • Stove:

    Four burner propane gas with full size oven....moreless

  • Toaster:

    two slice toaster...moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    Very large cement pad within a few feet of the water....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    16 foot canoe available with several life jackets and two paddles...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    flower garden along the white picket fence....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Three burner with gas grill with two tanks...moreless



Write a review 4.6
from 15 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
summer rent
May 14 - Sep 16, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,000 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $100
  • Pet Fee $200
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9%


State of Maine tax of 9% applies only to the actual rental for the cottage and not other charges. There is an exemption if you stay 28 or more days for a specific purpose such as education, etc. If that apples, we will discuss with you and provide the needed forms.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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16 Miles
Nearest Airport
(BGR) Bangor International Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
16 Miles
Nearest Train
8.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt 95
9 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Governor's Restaurant

Car: Recommended

Sunrise is very early in Maine with water on the lake looking like a mirror. This cottage sits at the waters edge with a sandy area to walk into the water for swimming or just splashing around. Pushaw Lake is 9 miles long and 1 mile wide with several islands. The cottage has been refurbished with all knotty pine walls on the top two floors. Wonderful views of the lake from all floors. If you are a night owl, the view of the moon dancing on the water is unbelievable. A wood burning fire pit and plenty of wood available for the famous Maine produced hot dogs, marshmallow or smores. Cook your own lobsters with the lobster pot or fire up the grill for some great burgers. A canoe is provided with life jackets and paddles. Fish for bass, pickerel, white perch and northern pike. If you had enough of the quiet time you can be entertained with a number of options. 15 minutes will get you to the factory of Old Town Canoe, famous for canoes and kayaks worldwide. Minutes away is the University of Maine at Orono with sports and other activities depending on the time of year. A short distance away is the Lenard mills Museum with 1800's machinery in action. 20 minutes will put you into the city of Bangor where Stephen King lives; can you find his home? Bangor mall and many surrounding stores and restaurants to fill your needs. Hollywood Casinos for the gambler and right across the street is the new Cross Center for entertaining. There are many bands that play the river front concert through the summer. Less than an hour and you can enjoy Bar Harbor, Arcadia National Park and Booth bay Harbor with lobster everywhere.

The cottage is equipped with everything you need except your clothes and your food. Gas stove, refrigerator and gas furnace if needed. 300 ft well with great water. A queen size bed on the 1st and third floors with a futon that makes into a full size on the second floor. All linens cooking utensils, coffee pot and glassware are provided. Toaster, microwave, washer/dryer front load, Basic cable TV with internet is provided as well as blue-ray and DVD. All equipment is new.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: I was born in Old Town, Maine and graduated from the Husson University of Bangor. In the summers I worked on route 95 cutting trees through the Waterville area and then driving truck to pay my way through college. I spent the next 38 years working for a major retailer and traveled the world to purchase products. I now live in Florida but my roots are still in Maine where I was born.

Why the Owner Chose Hudson, ME, USA:
I purchased this property from my cousin as we lived across the street from each other as we grew up. She could no longer give the property attention. I totally refurbished everything while keeping the size as it was due to restriction placed on property close to the water. You can no longer build on the water with a large cement pad as we have on this property.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This property is where my wife and I can finally find some peace and quiet from everyone. The looking glass mirror of the lake in the morning, the cool breeze from the water on a warm summer day or the dancing moonlight on the water at night make this a special time in our lives. Hot dogs on the open fire, burgers on the grill or fresh lobster in the pot are all great memories that last Life is memories and this is where you make them.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

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