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Wonderful Ocean Views!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 90 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom cottage with ocean views, a great back yard and close to the beach!

Traditional cottage charm meets modern comforts and conveniences! Located half way between the famous Pier and Ocean Park, this private retreat is just a 4 minute walk to the sand. Recently renovated two-family home with ocean views from the kitchen, living room, 4-season porch, bathroom, and master bedroom.

This second-floor cottage has all new stainless steel appliances, washer/ dryer and a jacuzzi tub. Included are two off-street parking spots, and a large fenced-in backyard with a patio, grill and ping pong table.

If you are interested in renting the entire house, the first-floor cottage is VRBO listing #562546.

The following sleeping accommodations are available in this cottage:

1st bedroom: Queen

2nd bedroom: King

3rd bedroom: Twin and Double

Living room: Pull-out sleeper sofa

More Details

Owner
Kevin O'Brien
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 24, 2017

About Kevin O'Brien

Thank you for your interest in renting the second floor unit of our cottage for your vacation! This house is very special to us and we are excited to share it with you. For as long as I can remember, I have had a passion for turning old into new. Whether it's refinishing an antique chair, restoring a classic Chevy, or bringing an Oceanside cottage back to life, I love making things new once again!

We have spent many days enjoying the sun, sand and surf of Old Orchard Beach, and look forward to providing you with a great summer spot for the same!

Kevin O'Brien purchased this house in 2008

Why Kevin O'Brien chose Southern Coast

This house is in the center of all the fun, yet private and quiet, with plenty of space to stretch out and relax. It is one of the original cottages in Old Orchard Beach and was built 120 years ago. Renovated in 2008, it now boasts traditional cottage charm with excellent modern updates.

What makes this house unique

Ocean views, jacuzzi tub in bathroom, new stainless steel appliances, washer/ dryer, large backyard, grill, ping pong table and a short walk to Old Orchard's amazing beach and downtown.

Amenities

Old Orchard Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Jacuzzi tub
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Wonderful Ocean Views!
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

What you se is what you get!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures and information on the site are describing the house perfectly. We were a short walk close to everything, the beach, downtown and restaurants.

We especially enjoyed the cleanliness of the house and the ocean view.

We highly recommend this stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The cottage is absolutely perfect. Nice views of the ocean. Charming, cozy and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay so much. The location was perfect. A short walk to the beach. Close enough to the pier to walk but, far enough away from noise and crowds. The cottage is beautiful. Bright, clean, airy and so charming. It's like a breath of fresh air. You can't help but relax when you walk in the door. The pictures in the listing don't show how nice the views really are. We loved sitting in the kitchen or living room in the mornings drinking coffee and enjoying the sunrise and taking in the ocean breeze.

The kitchen is well equipped with everything you need. We enjoyed playing board games (there is quite a collection!) in the evening after dinner.

Kevin was wonderful and made sure we had everything we needed. He was very responsive answering questions and really seemed to care that we enjoyed all Old Orchard Beach has to offer. We had a wonderful experience and hope to return.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Home in a Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Beachbreak for a weekend in Old Orchard Beach and Portland with two other couples. The duplex is nice and clean, the kitchen and bathroom are updated nicely, and the location is prefect if you don't mind a bit of a walk or driving to the boardwalk area. It really is only 4 minutes from the beach and you can see a bit of the water from the bedroom, living room and kitchen. We plan on using this property again - next time we'll even bring the kids. The location is perfect for an adult or family vacation because it's quiet yet close enough to everything to fully enjoy all that Old Orchard Beach has to offer. And having the outdoor living space, grill, and updated kitchen so you can easily enjoy meals at home in lieu of eating out all weekend was perfect for us!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Very close to the beach...very clean...nice intimate backyard perfect with young children..

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect End to the summer

  • 5 of 5

The home was immaculate and had lovely water views in the distance from the living room. The windows were huge and there are ton of them gave great cross breeze. A/C in the windows of the bedrooms were a nice option.

Our toddler loved the view of the train that would go by every do often. (Nothing obnoxious though) he also enjoyed the playhouse and slide in the semi-private back yard. (Shared with other unit but fenced in.)

Security deposit is high but was promptly returned the day we checked out.

Absolutely love this house and its location. We look forward to coming back and staying again.

Area:

Easy quick walk to the beach just as described. The beach was crowded not sure if this was because of the holiday weekend. It was perfect for kids to play, boogie board, and build sand castles.

The pier and amusement were a bit of a walk but worth the trip. Parking is cheap if you do these things early evening.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A relaxing beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house was just as described. We were two adults and five children, and were not crowded at all - we never even opened up the sofa bed. Very short walk to a not-too-crowded beach, and the water was not too cold to swim. Waves were great - not too harsh for the little ones, yet enough to get the boogie board going for the big kids.

The kitchen is very well stocked with all utensils and implements, and the house is clean! Good selection of board games and books. Grill is clean and works great.

Wifi is a bit slow, especially when both units are using it.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We also appreciate the feedback about the WiFi, and will look into options for providing a higher internet speed connection to guests!
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Dunegrass Golf Club, Old Orchard Beach
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Amtrak Station-ORB, Old Orchard Beach
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 95 Highway
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Old Orchard Beach
Car: not necessary

Great views of the professional fireworks display every Thursday evening from June to late August right from the living room windows!

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Rates & Availability

Old Orchard Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
June 2017
Jun 17 2017 - Jul 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Mid July 2017
Jul 15 2017 - Jul 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$319
 
 
Winter
Sep 5 2017 - May 25 2018
90 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,366
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 8.0%

100% refund if cancellation prior to 60 days before check-in, less a $50 administrative fee. If cancellation within 60 days of scheduled reservation, we will make every attempt to re-rent the cottage. If the cottage is re-rented, a pro-rated refund will be issued. We reserve the right to re-rent the cottage for less than the amount you agreed to pay and will refund only the amount recovered.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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