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Beautiful Green Lake Lakefront near Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor and Bangor.

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,347 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2 full bath four season home right on the water. Amazing water views.

Spectacular views from almost every room. A true 'On Golden Pond' feel, yet all the comforts of a modern four-season home. Secluded yet close to shopping, restaurants and Acadia National Park this home enjoys 160' of waterfront, with trex boat dock. Bring your own power boat or enjoy the two kayaks in the boathouse. Fabulous screened porch for enjoying the sunsets and watching the loons on the lake. Located at the end of a private road, the home has complete privacy, peace and quiet. A large deck and screened porch overlooks the water. The deck is perfect for watching the boats go by and the porch is a cozy place for reading a book on a rainy day. There is a gas BBQ grill as well as a patio table and chairs. The lake is steps away and the water is so clear the bottom of the lake can be easily seen. There is a beautiful fire pit for evening bonfires and marshmallow toasting! The house consists of 3 bedrooms, two of which face the lake and are separated by the living room for privacy. The master bedroom has a queen memory foam bed, dresser with mirror and large walk-in closet. The master has 10 foot wide glass sliders to view the lake and deck as well as its own full bath with jetted tub, shower and heated towel rack.

The second bedroom also has a queen memory foam bed with tall dresser and large closet. Sliding glass doors lead out to the screened porch and is a wonderful place for morning coffee! There is a 2nd full bathroom on this side of the house along with the third bedroom which has a full bed and large closet.

The kitchen is well stocked with cookware, utensils, plates, glasses, bowls, spices, coffee maker, toaster, electric griddle, microwave and a large lobster pot. A few miles up Route 1A is a place called Jones Lobster Co. where fresh Maine lobsters can be purchased for a very reasonable price.

The living room also has 10 foot wide sliders with a spectacular view of the lake. A comfy microfiber double-reclining sofa is a great place to relax after a long day of boating, swimming and fishing. There is high speed internet including Wi-Fi, Satellite TV, a 42' HDTV, DVD player along with a wide variety of movies for your enjoyment. There are board games for the kids as well.

Near the water's edge is the boathouse. It's wide double doors open to an amazing little place with a sofa and love seat. At the top of the double doors inside is a screen that rolls down so you can sit and watch the water in your own private hideaway . There are two kayaks with paddles and life vests for you use as well as fishing gear.

There is a single car garage with remote opener as well as a full basement where there is a full-sized washer and dryer for your convenience. Home is located in Ellsworth, Maine

More Details

Cathy & Lenny
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
July 30, 2017

About Cathy & Lenny

My husband Lenny and I purchased this home for our retirement. We have several years till we can accomplish that goal and feel this home is just to nice not to share with others. This is not a typical 'camp', but a warm, well-equipped home. We hope you enjoy this home while we work toward our goal of retirement!

Cathy & Lenny purchased this house in 2012

Why Cathy & Lenny chose Ellsworth

There are very few lake homes that offer the kind of privacy and seclusion that this house has to offer. Located at the end of a private road that juts out on a peninsula it has the feel of being the only house on the lake. Rarely can this 'On Golden Pond' setting be found and rarely in a house with modern appointments such as Satellite TV, high speed internet access and a jetted tub in the master suite. This property is truly one of a kind.

What makes this house unique

Complete privacy, Satellite TV, high speed wireless internet, jetted tub, dock provided, screened porch, large deck, views from almost every room. BBQ grill, Fire pit, kayaks provided, fishing gear provided, fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, garage, boathouse.


Ellsworth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1347 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Heated towel rack and jetted tub overlooking the lake
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Memory foam bed, sliders to screened porch and lake views.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Private Bath with Jetted tub, 10' sliders to deck, lake view
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Just a 47 minute drive to Acadia National Park and just under an hour to Bar Harbor (based on Google Maps).


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Beautiful Green Lake Lakefront near Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor and Bangor.
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
Pittsburgh, PA/ USA

amazing vacation house

  • 5 of 5

It feels like home as soon as you walk in. The lake is amazing. You couldn't ask for more from a vacation home. Everything you needed was there. The property is peaceful and beautiful. Listening to the Loons at night was awesome. My grandsons enjoyed swimming in the lake and kayaking. Our dog loved to swim in the lake. The things to do in Ellsworth and Acadia made our vacation even more enjoyable. You can view the lake from all the rooms in the rear of the house. Our family would recommend this home to anyone who wants to have a very enjoyable vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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felt like home didn't want to leave

  • 5 of 5

we really enjoyed our stay in Green Lake. Home has everything you need to live life as it should be in Maine. You are secluded but a short drive to Bangor airport and the cute town of Ellsworth. Oh and Acadia National Park. Kayaking, walking and taking in your morning run start off your day in this vacation get away.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A beautiful home on gorgeous lakefront.

  • 5 of 5

This is no mere cottage. A beautiful home you would be pleased to live in. The pristine lake is immediately accessible with dock and kayaks. Outdoor seating, deck, and fire-pit were delightful. All very well maintained. Great neighbors. Definitely worth the drive and investment.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Green Lake Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house is large and beautifully maintained and stocked. We were very comfortable. Lots of room for our 1.5 year old to run around and play both indoors and out. The dock and 2 kyaks, large yard and fireplace made for lots of outdoor activities. We spent a lot of time on the small pebble beach by the water playing with our little one. Got a Maine fishing license and my husband caught a lot of fish! There was shopping and restaurants close by, it was a reasonable drive to Acadia which is a MUST visit. There was never an issue finding something to do, whether we wanted to venture out, or just hang out by the Lake. Definitely recommend for a quiet Maine lakefront family vacation. Wish I was back there now :)

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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  • 5 of 5

Property was well maintained and location was fantastic. Great place to stay and relax yet close to Acadia. Would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My niece and I stayed at this beautiful house on Green Lake. The first thing that I noticed as I walked through the door was a gorgeous fresh flower arrangement – what a nice touch! The house itself is very, very nice. It has a full kitchen with all the amenities (for those who actually want to cook) and is furnished with very comfortable furniture. All the comforts of home without having to actually be at home. The location is reasonably private and is an easy drive to Acadia if that is your desire. On the other hand, it was also tempting to just stay at the house all day, enjoying the loons from the deck and taking in the beauty of the lake. I would highly recommend this house to anyone looking for a place to unwind and reflect.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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Jordan's Snack Bar
Jasper's Restaurant & Motel -- CLOSED
Nearest Airport
24.5 Miles
Bangor International Airport
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Route 1A
Nearest Beach
Right in your backyard!
Car: necessary

This lovely lake house is located on the border of Dedham and Ellsworth. Although it can be tough to pull yourself away from the beauty of the lake, there is plenty to do if you want to explore the area. The house is located just 20 miles from Bangor and just 33 miles from Acadia National Park. For those who want to venture to the ocean, Bar Harbor is less than an hour away. . There is lots of shopping in both Bangor and Ellsworth as well as restaurants. There is a place called Jones Lobster Co a few miles from the house that sells fresh Maine lobsters at a very reasonable price. The kitchen includes an extra large lobster pot along with lobster crackers and picks. A short drive down the road is a place called Red Barn where you can get great pizza and ice cream as well as nice souvenirs. There are also antique shops for those who like to go antiquing. Of course, our favorite choice is staying by our beautiful lake!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99

Available as a monthly rental from September 15, 2016 to June 15, 2017. NO EXTENSION past June 15th for monthly rental. All amenities included (heat, hot water, electricity, high speed internet including Wi-fi, fully furnished, Satellite TV, dock in season, once-a-month housekeeping, and monitored security system, snow removal, lawn care). Ref required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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