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Modern apt. by Pine Point Beach & Old Orchard

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

Contemporary and comfortable newly furnished one bedroom apartment located on a quiet street across from pine point beach. The apartment has a private entrance with covered patio and views of an expansive yard with gardens and the salt marsh beyond.

Includes all utilities, television with basic cable channels and parking for one car. No pets. No smoking.

Living room, fully equipped kitchen with dining area, bedroom with very comfortable queen sized bed,

Full bathroom with tub and shower, plenty of closet space throughout.

Public transit bus to Portland stops directly across the street on a regular schedule.

The nearby eastern trail may be enjoyed for biking, bird watching and snow showing.

Best of all is the 3-mile stretch of sandy pine point beach. The southern end of the beach is the boardwalk of old orchard. The northern end of the beach is bordered by the nonesuch river with a view of the black point inn. Around the bend are local lobster boats coming and going, seals riding the current, an oyster farm and people fishing off the pier and breakwater. The town landing with a harbor master shares recreational boat access with a working waterfront.

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More Details

Owner
Cheryl Lewis & Pauline Levin
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, I speak enough Spanish to get by but am not fluent
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Cheryl Lewis & Pauline Levin

I am a restauranteur and chef and have owned several restaurants in the Portland area and Boston.

I garden for fun and food, love music, travel, art, books, people, food and conversation. I am basically a social person but leave guests alone in their private apartment and am here to help. I love where we live and want to show off my town!

I love to enjoy the area I'm in whether I'm traveling or home.

Why Cheryl Lewis & Pauline Levin chose Portland & Casco Bay

I constantly pinch myself because where we live is special. I am so lucky to be across the street from one of the best beaches in Maine AND only 20 minutes from Portland. The is so much to do here and yet it's easy to do nothing!

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is a real Oasis and contains everything that you need for a few nights or an extended stay. There is plenty to do in the area: the options are endless! There are also 4 chickens on the property.

Amenities

Pine Point Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The shower has plenty of hot water and great pressure. There are 2 mirrors. Hair dryer and electric razor. basic first aid 2 sets of towels and sheets 2 beach towels
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Maine Cottage designed furniture with queen size bed and 4 very large closets. Super comfortable queen mattress. Angela Adams comforter and rugs. and full bureau. Bedside tables with bright adjustable reading lamps Oversize window.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
I am a chef and meals can be arranged for an extra charge.

Reviews

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Modern apt. by Pine Point Beach & Old Orchard
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
5

We enjoyed every minute!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this little apartment! The decor was adorable and the hospitality was commendable! From the fresh flowers on the table and the fresh eggs in the fridge, to the kitchen that had everything we needed...we were very impressed! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful spot, wonderful owners

  • 5 of 5

My stay at Pine Point Beach was very relaxing. Right across from a beautiful beach in a quiet area. Can walk to Old Orchard Beach if you want more action or drive to Portland for just about anything. Also, Kennebunkport, Freeport are a very short drive as well. The owners left me a list of suggestions for dining out, groceries, live music, just about everything. Even brought me fresh flowers from their garden one evening when I returned home. A lovely spot.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best accommodations ever.

  • 5 of 5

First let me say that Pauline and Cheryl were both so welcoming, warm and a real pleasure. The property offered so much more than a modern apartment. There is a covered patio, which was very useful when we wanted to get out of the sun but stay outside. The yard also offered a fire pit and lovely gardens. All this made for a wonderful vacation that we would like to repete. Also just a note, the shower was also awesome, Plenty of hot water and water pressure, those of you who have experienced the other end will know how appreciated this is! The beach is a short walk maybe 5 min. I really can't say enough good things about this property or the owners. Hope to be back in 2017.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Karen! It was such a pleasure to have you both here! We just loved how engaged you were with the property and how you took such advantage of your surroundings and of beach combing opportunities!! And you left the place so clean! We hope to see you again here in Pine Point! Best, Cheryl and Pauline
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5

Just what we needed.

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy and comfortable . Definitely recommend if you want a peaceful getaway.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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cosy apartment

  • 4 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 3 nights. The apartment has a lot of space and the kitchen has everything you need to cook. The beach is less than 2 minutes by walking and is very nice.

Pauline and Cheryl were pleasant and helpful. We felt welcome and comfortable.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 3 nights and have zero complaints! The walk to the beach was less then a minute away and a short drive away from OOB. Everything you can think of and more is provided to you! Will defintely come back and will reccomened it to friends & family. :)

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Pine Point Beach

Directions to the beach house:

from the North: Travel down 295 and take take the Scarbourough/Rt. 1 exit after the exit for the mall. Head south on route 1. Pass the Hannaford shopping area, signs for 114 and Black Point Road. Continue south through the marsh, make the left onto Pine Point Road and Rt. 9 after you see Rite Aid on the left and Dunstun School Restaurant (on right). DO NOT SPEED!!!!! At the end of Pine Point Road, (you will see Conroy’s gas station on the right) bare right onto East Grand Ave. toward Old Orchards Beach. Soon you will see the Dunes on the right and then the Holiday House on the left. Lane By The Sea (yup, that's right!) is directly across from the Holiday House. We are the last house on the right.

From the South: From 95 North, take the Scarborough exit (after Old Orchard exit) . Make a right turn after coming off the ramp. Follow this road ( pretty rural) for about 10 minutes until you come to route 1. Turn right onto rt 1 and then make an immediate left onto Pine Point Road and AKA 9 DO NOT SPEED!!!!! At the end of Pine Point Road, bare right onto East Grand Ave. Soon you will see the Dunes on the right and then the Holiday House on the left. Lane By The Sea is directly across from the Holiday House. We are the last house on the right. Yellow door.

5 Lane By the Sea

Pine Point (Scarborough), ME 04074

Land line: 1 (845) 727-1926

cell: 207-239-4146//831-6823

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.