Easy Walk to the Best Beach in Maine(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath (Sleeps 3)
Our clean, comfortable one bedroom apartment is just right for a couple or small family to enjoy vacationing along the coast of Maine. We are 3 blocks, or a 7 minute walk, to the two mile sandy Goose Rocks Beach. The bedroom, with a queen size bed, is quiet and private. The bathroom has an ample shower and large sink. The living room has a futon, TV, desk and reading chair. There is air conditioning plus the bedroom and living room have ceiling fans. The dining area seats 4. The kitchen is equipped for cooking or enjoying take out. The large adjoining deck is great for morning coffee, lunch under the umbrella or a cool drink in the evening. The backyard outdoor shower and clothesline are handy after a day on the sand. Beach chairs and a beach wagon are available for guests to use. After an active or relaxing day, take a short walk to the ocean front Inn for dinner or a drink on their porch. Or bike to the General Store to pick up a casual meal. Fall asleep to the sound of the surf in our comfortable, private apartment.
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Member since: 2013
- On floor 2
- 680 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 10 - Jun 23, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $150
- Tax Rate 9%
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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A special part of Kennebunkport, Goose Rocks Beach is a perfect area for enjoying outdoor summer activities. Within a short drive, find many fine restaurants, lobster pounds, summer theater, fishing villages, boutique shopping in the historic Dock Square, plus light houses, boat trips, and more. The vibrant city of Portland is 35 minutes north, and another 15 minutes brings you to LL Beans and Freeport outlet shopping.
Year Purchased: 1997
About the owner: Peter is from the mid west and says this area is like Wisconsin with an ocean. Cathy is from Massachusetts and is happy to reside in her grandfather's home state. We are now retired, having had careers in education and nonprofit organizations. We thoroughly enjoy sharing our well-maintained home with family, friends and new guests.
Why the Owner Chose Goose Rocks Beach, Kennebunkport, ME, USA:
We discovered Goose Rocks Beach about 40 years ago when we were vacationing with our kids in Kennebunk. As years went by and we continued exploring up & down the Maine coast, we kept coming back to this wonderful place. We especially enjoy taking long walks on the flat sandy beach. When we decided it was time to have a place at GRB to call our own, we looked for property and designed and built the original post & beam salt box house in 1997. The house was built as a vacation home that we would retire to and is accessible on the first floor.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Our two acre lot is in a quiet residential neighborhood and the house is surrounded by trees. A few years ago, we added a sun room with a large deck overhead, and this one bedroom apartment above our new garage. Friends, family and guests who've stayed in the guest suite/apartment love it, especially couples.
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Waiting on the deck for guests to arrive
Cool retreat after a day at the beach
Sun or shade; take your pick!
Walking to Timber Island
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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