In-Town, Residential & Quiet--Walk to Shops, Shore Path and Acadia!(8 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath (Sleeps 5)
This cozy 2-story, 3 bedroom cottage features:
1 queen bedroom (second floor)
1 double bedroom (second floor)
1 bedroom with two twin beds (first floor)
1 full bathroom
The first floor features a living room, eat-in kitchen, washer/dryer, and "mudroom."
Amenities include new kitchen appliances, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, cookware, diningware and a gas grill for BBQ. There is one cable TV, DVD player, and WIFI.
Chickadee Cottage is within walking distance to everything the village of Bar Harbor has to offer: a five-minute walk to the YMCA which has an indoor pool, fitness room, and indoor gym available by the day, an outdoor playground and public tennis courts, a five-minute walk to a children's wading pool, dining, museums, The Shore Path, the Sand Bar beach, the town pier, Village Green, and the Island Explorer Bus stop. Everything is at your fingertips! It's also just a 1/2 mile or less to the Acadia Park Loop Road, and merely a five-minute walk to a host of Acadia's trails. You can walk or ride your bikes right from the cottage and enjoy Acadia within minutes.
Also available: Graco Pack and Play 'crib' with sheets, making this an easy place for parents with young children to stay!
There is off street parking for one car.
Downeast Maine offers visitors a variety of activities, including hiking, biking, boating, lake swimming, carriage road walks, horse back riding, deep sea fishing! Visit the Abbe Museum, sail on the Margaret Todd, take a Jackson Lab visitors tour, enjoy tea and popovers at the Jordan Pond House, golf at a PGA top-rated course, play tennis. Kids activities include water park, petting zoo, miniature golf, beaches, and lots of ice cream shops!
Member since: 2014
- 990 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 6 - Jun 23, 2017
5 night min stay
Summer High Season
Jun 24 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 26 - Oct 28, 2017
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $50
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Tax Rate 8%
Please contact owner for refund policy on cancelled or altered reservations.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: We have lived in Bar Harbor for over 15 years. Marie began working at the Jordan Pond House during summers, earning money to pay for college. After traveling to France to visit family, a road-trip across the United States, and finishing graduate school she moved to MDI for good. Kyle came to Acadia after graduating from college in the South. He planned to work in different national parks across the country. After working in Glacier National Park in Montana, he headed to Acadia for one season, where Marie and Kyle's paths finally crossed. The rest is history! We now own and operate a small bistro in Bar Harbor and Marie is a Ranger at Acadia. We feel lucky to call this amazing place home, and could not imagine raising our young family anywhere else.
Why the Owner Chose Bar Harbor, ME, USA:
This property is close to everything wonderful about in-town Bar Harbor, but still quiet and residential-the best of both worlds. You can sleep with your windows open and smell the ocean when you wake. It is modern, clean, uncluttered, and filled with all the amenities you'll need to make your stay relaxing. We have a personal and professional knowledge of the park and MDI, and would love to share our favorite spots to enjoy the park and island with you.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
You won't find an easier, more convenient place to stay in Bar Harbor, if you are a family or a couple! You can walk to the Great Meadow Path right from the cottage, or hop in your car to access the Park Loop Road in 5 minutes, at the end of our street.
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Chickadee Cottage is a sweet in-town house just 5 minutes to Acadia's trails.
Complete renovation of kitchen in 2014! New floors, counter, and cabinets!
Modern, eat-in kitchen, fully equipped with everything you'll need to cook!
New stainless fridge completes the modern kitchen.
Clutter-free, modern place to relax.
Living room-comfy chair, armoire housing flat screen TV, DVD, Cable TV, & games.
Full-sized bed in this soothing room, dresser, closet, bedside table.
An autumn view of Bar Harbor and the Porcupine Islands, from Cadillac Mountain.
The Shore Path at dawn~ short walk from the cottage & our favorite, morning run
Chickadee Cottage is adjacent to the Owner's Cottage (seen to the right).
Side border with flowering bushes.
Side patio for outdoor cooking and dining.
Eat-in kitchen seats 6 (extra chair is off to side.)
New counter, sink, cabinets, and Bosch dishwasher. No clutter!
Comfy living room with great light.
Sweet outdoor, screened-in play house for kids to play.
Twin bedroom with vaulted ceiling, large closet, dresser, & great light.
Brand new (2014) queen sized memory foam mattress, two closets, dresser, table.
The rocky shore.
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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