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Cute & Affordable 2 BR, Steps from the Beach; Book your Long Weekend, Fall '17!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 180 nights

Overview

About the property

Charming cottage only steps from Fortunes Rocks Beach, huge deck beautiful views

Spectacular Fortune's Rocks Beach, one of Maine's longest and most beautiful, is just steps away. This cheerful cottage offers 2 bedrooms: one full and two twin beds. This cottage also provides a full bath, kitchen dining area, and large deck for sunning and socializing. There is ample parking and a shaded backyard with outdoor shower. Cable, wifi, two flat screen TVs and an outdoor grill are provided for your convenience. This property is easily accessible from I-95 and it is only 9 miles from historic Kennebunkport's shops and restaurants. Also in the area are the Audubon trails in Biddeford Pool, bike-friendly roads, and kayak rentals.

*LONG TERM WINTER RENTALS available. Limit of 2 person occupancy. This property is ideal for University of New England graduate students, faculty and staff. It is 2 miles (5 minute drive) from campus. The rental cost includes heat (which can cost $150-$200 a month).

More Details

Owner
Diane Deering
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 6, 2017

About Diane Deering

My husband and I have summered on Fortune's Rocks Beach since 1970. We fell in love with this cottage and it was the perfect spot to vacation with our daughters. We have spent hours on this family-friendly beach: looking for sea shells, playing in the waves, and building sand castles. Now they look forward to returning to this special place ever summer - more and more appreciative of the beauty of Fortune's Rocks.

Diane Deering purchased this cottage in 1983

Why Diane Deering chose Biddeford

It's affordable, cheerful and has a beautiful location - steps from one of New England's best beaches.

What makes this cottage unique

large deck, ample parking, great views, easy to find, close to beach access, near local attractions

Amenities

Fortunes Rocks Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • full bath; outdoor shower also available
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • If traveling with infants, a Pack n' Play crib is available upon request
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(3 traveler reviews)

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Cute & Affordable 2 BR, Steps from the Beach; Book your Long Weekend, Fall '17!
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Sweet, clean and comfortable. Great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay. The cottage was clean and comfortable and a short walk from the beach. Diane greeted us and everything was as we expected. Couldn't have been easier or more relaxing. Another great Maine vacation! Can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I'm so glad you had a lovely time, and I look forward to seeing you again at Fortunes Rocks in the future! Diane
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5

Beautiful Biddeford pool!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and the cottage was sweet. The location was awesome, the deck is also awesome. Everything about the reservation went smoothly. We had a minor plumbing issue and the owner took care of it wimmediately. All in all a great spot and a great week !

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jay,Vermont
5

going back!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this cottage with our best friends to once again enjoy Biddeford Pool and to celebrate our 40th anniversary's together. Great place for a small family or two couples. Very cozy.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Portland International Jetport 'PWM'
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Fortunes Rocks Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,575
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 10 2017 - Sep 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
 
 
Fall Foliage
Sep 24 2017 - Oct 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$150
$975
 
 
Winter 2017-2018
Oct 29 2017 - May 19 2018
180 night minimum stay
$1,050
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 8.0%

Upon booking, you will be emailed a link to "hospitality manager" with details about your stay, the cottage, and local amenities.
If bringing a pet, please remember to pay the "pet fee."
*During the "Spring" and "Early Fall" rate period, we will gladly take reservations for 3-night-minimum stays
*For winter occupancy, additional guest fees apply beyond single occupancy - heating costs are included
*All guests will notify Diane of any damages to the property upon checkout

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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