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Drakes Island, VERY CLOSE to beach. Beautiful and fully-equipped

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Wells House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Charming beach cottage unit. Ideally located 150 feet from Maine's most beautiful beach. Drakes Island is a quiet residential area just 1.1 mile from Route 1 and less than five miles from the Maine Turnpike. This cottage rental is the front unit of a two-family, beautifully designed home, with owners residing in the rear cottage. Private entrance, private front porch, private outdoor eating and grilling area.

Quiet and only steps from the beach. There are ocean views from your front porch as well as the master bedroom. This cottage has a lovely front porch as well as a private patio area with gas grill and picnic table. The master bedroom is on the first floor which also has a full bath, living and dining areas with gas fireplace, and fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher.

Upstairs, the second bedroom with two sets of twin-size bunkbeds (sleeps four), also has its own bathroom. Full laundry room for tenants two days a week. Off street parking for two cars. The cottage is beautifully decorated, equipped with all amenities including beach chairs, DVD, phone (US & Canada), wireless Internet, etc.

Owners are 'pet friendly' and may consider mature family dog with additional pet security deposit. Additional rent for dog is $100. There is an additional refundable pet security deposit of $300. Dogs must be leashed outdoors and are permitted on the beach during the summer before 8 AM and after 6 PM. September and June dog hours more flexible. Available weekly from June through September as well as winter from September through June.

Drakes Island is truly 'heaven on earth,' a beautiful two-mile stretch of beach, yet so close to restaurants, shopping, antique shops and many other Maine attractions. The only problem is that you just won't want to leave!

Special rates for June and September!

June and September at Drakes Island are the best kept secret! June is positively gorgeous with every beach rose on the Island in full bloom with the fragrance of roses blending with salt air. What perfume for the soul!

It is pure heaven and rates begin at $1000 per week, a saving of $1400 off the in-season rate of $2400-$2500. weekly.

June and September weeks are a wonderful way to 'get your foot in the door' and join the Faulty Tower families who love to return year after year. September is simply gorgeous with wonderful sunny days and warm water (usually). The beach is wonderful for walking, beachcombing and sitting in the sun. The days are warm, and the evenings are delightfully cool for sleeping. Rates are low and with many tourists gone, our guests love that there is usually not a wait at area restaurants and the Route 1 traffic has calmed down. We invite you to visit during this beautiful time of year.

Beautifully maintained and immaculate. Professional cleaning service available for an additional fee.

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More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Bonnie Ames
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
10%
Calendar last updated:
January 29, 2014
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What makes this house unique

We love this beach and that

Drakes Island is so residential.

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Map

Nearest Airport
29 Miles
Portland
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Wells
Nearest Motorway
1.1 Miles
Route 1 (Post Road)
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Miles
Mapleleaves Garden Chinese
Nearest Beach
0.03 Miles
Drakes Island Beach
Car: necessary

So close to beautiful Drakes Island beach,(150 feet to the beach) yet only 1.1 miles from Route 1 (lots of restaurants and shops on Route 1)

Family oriented beach community. Residential and safe for children.

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Rates & Availability

Wells House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

June weeks prior to June 21 and after September 6 are available at great off-season rates. Please inquire--WEEKLY ONLY.
Also available for 7-1/2 month winter rental, October 1 to May 15--$750 per month plus utilities. Mature dog possible.
Maine sales tax of 8% applies to all rentals.

PAYMENT BY PERSONAL CHECK

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Amenities

Wells House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double sleeper couch, Bunk Beds (2) TWO sets of Twin sized bunkbeds (Foour twins)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach chairs provided. Community Center located 3 blocks away with Tennis courts, kids playground and day camp for membership fee paid to Drakes Island Improvement Association. PROFESSIONAL CLEANING available for additional charge

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