Cape Porpoise Charmer W/Water Access Plus Sailboat, Boats & Kayaks !(6 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Charming 3 Bedroom Cottage in Cape Porpoise - Completely Updated
Adorable summer cottage in charming Cape Porpoise is steps away from Paddy Creek. Bring your own boat, or rent one and easily paddle, row, motor, or sail to Cape Porpoise harbor. When you’re done, tie-up your boat at water’s edge for ease & convenience. Walk or paddle to the islands for an unforgettable day or afternoon picnic. Enjoy evening walks on picturesque Lands End Road, or bike to the harbor. Great place to sit back and relax during your summer vacation.
This lovely cottage features a relaxing front porch to sit out with your family. There is a large kitchen, kitchen, living room, den and three bedrooms. This is a great place for a family vacation. Only 10 minutes from Goose Rocks or Kennebunk Beach.
When you're ready to book, here are some tips to keep in mind.
Member since: 2014
- 1950 sq. ft.
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 3-7
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lawn / Garden:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 27 - Jun 23, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Jun 24 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Sep 9 - Oct 6, 2017
7 night min stay
Oct 7 - May 31, 2018
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Sailboard - $50/wk $0
- Cleaning Fee $195
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- 2 Kayaks - $100/wk $0
- 12' 2 hp Skiff - $195/wk $0
- Sailboat - $195/wk $0
- Tax Rate 9%
Please call Bill/Debbie at #215-794-7847 for addtl details. Let us know how we can help you!
- To secure reservation, guest must return the signed Occupancy Agreement along 50% of amount due
- Balance due 20 days prior to stay, non-refundable.
- Security Deposit is $500 OR damage protection (but not both!)
- Boat rates are weekly w/separate contract - ignore fees if not using boats
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: Hi - My Name is Bill Nieuwkerk. I grew up on Paddy's Creek, just 3 minutes from our newly purchased home. My Wife, Debbie and I live in Pennsylvania. I run a technology division for an Italian Aerospace Company, and Debbie is a Registered Nurse. We have 4 Children, all of whom love coming to Cape Porpoise every year.
Why the Owner Chose Kennebunkport, Kennebunkport, ME, USA:
When this house became available, my wife & I jumped at the opportunity. It's a wonderful place to live/vacation. As a boy, my friends & I would frequently sail from Paddy's Creek to Cape Porpoise Harbor or Stage Island for fishing, swimming or camping. Unlike many beaches in Maine where the water is c o l d... Paddy's Creek is swim-able because the sun heats up the dark sand/mud, and when the tide comes in - Presto the water's warm!!! What makes this home so special, is that many of my childhood memories are still alive today. The local store, Bradbury Brothers is still in operation, where we used to load-up on candy, soda & ice cream. The Wayfarer, where we would have great breakfasts is still serving guests after 50+ years!
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
What makes this home special is it's privacy, cozy front porch, access to water. With our 17' sailboat, Kayaks, or skiff w/motor, it's the best way to enjoy all that Cape Porpoise offers (claming, fishing, boating, picnicking & swimming. Our property is next to Land's End Road. This road is great for kids to ride bikes on, and for leisurely strolls to see the breath-taking view of Cape Porpoise Harbor.
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Cozy front porch overlooking a quiet street
Living Room/Study. We use this for reading and quiet time.
Gas stove & fridge
Back Deck. Not shown is brand-new Weber Grill.
King size bed.
Master Bedroom Study with futon, which doubles as another bedroom.
Second Bedroom with queen size LL Bean comforter
View down the street to Paddy's Creek - 2 min walk to boat access
Another view of Paddy's Creek at half-tide (not from home)
Stage Island Harbor. Easily accessable by Kayak Or Sailboat
Cape Porpoise Harbor Fishing/Lobstering Fleet
Paddy's Creek Retreat - Our Lovely Cottage in charming Cape Porpoise
Dining Room. It seats 6 people, and with its extension, it seats 8.
Kitchen. Modern appliances and all new dishes & accessories.
Family Room with 40" flat screen TV. Not shown is 1/2 Bath & Laundry Room.
Walk in closet.
Another view of the study.
Third bedroom with bunk beds.
View of Cape Porpoise Harbor
17' completely renovated sailboat w/ new sails. Sailing experience required.
Vaughn's Island - One of the many islands in Cape Porpoise
Kennebunkport Shopping & Dining
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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