Weekly rentals only in July and August.
This unique ocean side two bedroom unit in a lovely Victorian home at The Willard Beach House is just 20 feet from the ocean. Located on the first floor with A/C in the bedrooms to provide you with comfort even on those rare warm days in Maine. Our beach is a quiet, sandy, mile long neighborhood beach on Casco Bay, with views to the islands, lighthouses and the ship channel. Watch the lobster boats, ferries and yachts as well as beautiful sailboats, luxury liners as they enter and leave Portland Harbor. You can see Springpoint Light and the Portland Headlight, the most photographed lighthouse in the country.
Take the Oceanside green belt right outside our door to local bistros, seafood restaurants, and two lighthouses. For breakfast, walk to Scratch Bakery for one of their famous homemade bagels as described in the New York Times and other goodies. Enjoy a 3 mile round trip walk past Spring Point Light to Bug Light and back. On the way, enjoy the World War II dedication to the liberty ships that were built in Bug Light park. On your way back, stop in at the South Portland Historical Society located just outside Bug Light Park. Relax on our front porch in one of the rockers and watch the boat traffic on the water and the people and dogs having fun on Willard Beach.
This unit comes with two bedrooms, one with a queen size bed and half bath and one with a full size bed. There is a full bath as well. Washer and dryer is available and a fully applianced kitchen.
Downtown Portland and the Old Port with their wonderful restaurants, shops and entertainment are only 10 minutes away and easily accessible over the Casco Bay Bridge. For world class shopping and bargains take I-295 north to Freeport, home of L.L. Bean or south to Kittery which offers miles of outlet shops. Outstanding summer theater is available an easy 45 minute drive to Ogunquit or Brunswick.
After a busy day, relax in our beautifully landscaped backyard. We offer a gas grill for your use.
We can assist you with suggestions to meet your interests and lead you to the best lobster spots around.
Available July through August.
Keywords: On Casco Bay in South Portland. Dog Friendly. All modern conveniences.