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New as of June 2012 - Ocean Breeze Cottage on Bailey Island with Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Bailey Island Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 1 bath with washer-dryer, sleep 6

Ocean Breeze Cottage on Bailey Island is now available for your seaside vacation, no matter the season. This well-insulated cottage, heated by geothermal system, is appealing during the less - crowded brisk Maine springs, the lazy ocean-breezed days of summer, the colorful crisp days of fall, or the quiet peaceful days of winter. Ocean Breeze cottage is on the east side of the island with an unhindered view of Casco Bay and spectacular sunrises, and just steps away from a secluded beach at the end of Oceanside Road in a quiet neighborhood.

Yet, the cottage is walking distance of the Bailey Island General store, the post office, a non-denominational church, several local eateries including the famous Cook's Lobster House, and Mackerel Cove; the hub of the fishing and boating community, Entertaining and socializing has a comfortable flow in this 2 bedroom-1 bathroom home - perfect for family get-togethers, reunions, special events or simply a nest to enjoy the Maine experience. For larger groups we also rent Friendly Cottage on the same property. (# 962008).

The nearest shopping centers are in Brunswick (13 miles away and a 30 minute drive) .Stopping at a grocery store before you come to Bailey Island might be more convenient, although there is a general store with limited supplies.

Experience living in a newly constructed energy efficient home. Ocean Breeze Cottage is entirely on the second floor with its own private entrance and stairway. There are unobstructed views of the ocean from the private corner deck facing east and south. The lower level of the building is used primarily for storage and has its own entrance.

Check out our other rental Friendly Cottage HomeAway # 962008 next door.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Eric Smith
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2016
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

New as of June 2012 - Ocean Breeze Cottage on Bailey Island with Beach
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
5

Beautiful rocky coastline and quality accommodations.

  • 5 of 5

The coastline was the main draw here and didn't disappoint. Lots of areas to explore or just sit on the lawn and take it in. A couple of beaches within walking distance offer sandy beach. Great hosts that were very responsive and unobtrusive. Would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you were able to enjoy the magic of Bailey Island - hope you come to stay with us again.
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5

Lovely accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations are spacious, comfortable and complete with pretty much anything you will need for a comfortable stay. The ocean is just steps away across a lawn, and can be heard from the apartment. The weather was quite cooperative for us, and we explored the islands at leisure by foot and by car. Very relaxing -- and just what we needed!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the wonderful review. We're so glad your stay was memorable.
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5

A beautiful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the property and the people were wonderful! We would love to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! You had great weather and we are so happy you would like to return. Eric & Laurie Smith
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5

Beautiful property, relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this property in early August. The view was stunning, the place was quiet and very clean, and there is a horse in the yard (Lexi likes carrots - go to Bailey's Island General Store and ask for carrots). Internet is available, though I didn't use it. There really isn't a "beach" on the property - it is rocky and seaweed-strewn, so expect to go elsewhere for swimming. A word of warning: to get to the bathroom, you have to go through one of the bedrooms. It was just us, so not a problem, but if you are going with friends it is something to keep in mind. Eric and his family were very responsive and hospitable. We loved our stay and wish we were able to stay longer.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your positive and informative review. We enjoyed having you on the property and hope you come back to visit in the future.
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5

A piece of heaven

  • 5 of 5

The perfect retreat - quiet, beautiful location and perfect weather. The cottage was clean, comfortable and had all the amenities needed for a relaxing time.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the wonderful review. It was a pleasure having you with us. Thanks so much for leaving the cottage in such wonderful condition.
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5

Fabulous view of the sea, very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The house is even better than it looks in the pictures, i.e the living room is more spacious and the ocean view closer. My husband and I spent a week in this lovely house, one of our most relaxing vacations in part because we were content to stay home and look at the ocean. From my first contact with eric smith he was flexible and accomodating, clearly this is a well loved property. The gardens, which aar maintained by his wife, are spectacular.

I would certainly recommend this house to everyone coming to Maine.

Sally D

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Portland international Jetport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Several Local on Island
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Casco Bay lines
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
Brunswick, ME
Nearest Train
14 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster Portland, ME
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
Brunswick, ME
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Several Local on island
Nearest Beach
Beach at rental property
Car: necessary

Bailey Island is found 20 minutes from the town of Brunswick, Bowdoin College and the home of the famous Maine State Theater; 30 minutes from Freeport and L.L. Bean and 45 minutes from Portland and the Jetport, The coastal towns of Bath, Wiscasset, Boothbay Harbor, Camden, Rockland and Rockport are must sees within a 2 hour drive on Route 1. From Orr's Island, you will cross the famous Cribstone Bridge to Bailey Island - a prelude to the special place you have chosen to vacation. Enjoy all the Islands have to offer - several beaches including sandy Cedar Beach, hiking - don't miss the ‘Giant Stairs', buy lobster fresh off the boats in Mackerel cove, rent a kayak to explore the area from the water - including Eagle Island, to tour Admiral Robert E. Peary's summer home, now owned by the state and open to the public as a historic site.

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Rates & Availability

Bailey Island Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Nov 27 2016 - Apr 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,050
 
 
Spring
Apr 9 2017 - May 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
$230
From
$255
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,300
 
 
Summer
May 28 2017 - Sep 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$310
From
$325
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,750
 
 
Fall
Sep 3 2017 - Nov 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$235
From
$260
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 9.0%

$1000 to $1750

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Amenities

Bailey Island Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Full size washer-dryer
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Sleep Number Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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