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Adorable Year Round Waterfront Cottage in Downtown Boothbay Harbor

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Sleeps 6, New Dock, Direct Access to harbor

You will love my newly renovated waterfront cottage located at 46 West Street on Mill Cove in downtown Boothbay Harbor. My heart and soul went into making this cottage a quaint, comfortable home with all the amenities that you could possibly want. My goal is to ensure that you have a most wonderful vacation. A new heating and air conditioning system guarantees comfort any time of year. See video tour at

Come for a long weekend to see the famous Gardens Aglow, with 360,000 lights, at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, November 17-December 31. Special two night minimum. The perfect way the celebrate the holidays!

Inside the cottage you will find three bedrooms: one with a queen bed, one with a full bed, one with two twin beds; a large eat-in kitchen with deck, dishwasher, and cooking supplies including a lobster pot; a cozy living room with flat screen television; beautiful hardwood floors; and two updated bathrooms, one with laundry.

This cottage has a beautiful lawn on tidal waterfront with a large new deck and dock. There are two kayaks for your use as well as fishing tackle. It is walking distance to all the downtown shops and great restaurants. There are also whale watching tours, kayak and paddle board rentals, seal and puffin excursions, or sailing. The Maine Botanical Gardens, Aquarium, and the Boothbay Harbor Golf Club are close by.

Feel free to bring your own kayaks and explore the Harbor and Mill Cove's shipwreck. If you don't mind the cold Maine water, you can swim at the many local beaches.You may also catch fish at high tide. Relax in the Adirondack chairs at the water's edge and watch the ducks and heron that often visit the cove. The water view can also be enjoyed from the new deck or the patio.

Because the cottage has a new heating and air conditioning system it is a perfect place for year round relaxation.

Please be sure to look at video link at top left of home page.

More Details

Jo Crawford
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 21, 2018

About Jo Crawford

I have been coming to Boothbay for many years with my daughter and granddaughter, and never dreamed I would ever be able to own a house this is my dream house in every way! It could be a place for your dream vacations as well!

Jo Crawford purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Jo Crawford chose West Boothbay Harbor

The minute I saw this house for sale on the internet, I knew I would love it. When I saw it in person, it was even more adorable than I thought. I bought it immediately, and now I hope you will love being in it as much as I do. It has everything I could possibly want, and now has a new dock and heating system. I have totally redone the house including a custom kitchen, while keeping its original charm. Sunrise on the dock is going to be beautiful!

What makes this cottage unique

The deck off the kitchen is the perfect place for morning coffee or walk to town to have a big breakfast! Have dinner at home, and walk to town for the best ice cream ever. The lawn going down to the water is a great place for children to play, croquet, and fishing is excellent off the dock. Kayaking is wonderful at high tide, and the big harbor is just a paddle away.


West Boothbay Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , outdoor shower , First Floor, Outside shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Downstairs next to Bedroom 3
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Lower level, above ground, walk out to patio, with full bath
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
My Favorite Restaurants! There are many, many wonderful restaurants in Boothbay Harbor. These are just a few of my favorites. McSeagull’s, The Boathouse, Ports of Italy, Blue Moon Café, Thistle Inn, Rock Tide, Mama D’s….breakfast Sarah’s Scoops Ice Cream, Downeast Ice Cream, Activities in and around Boothbay This is just a smattering of what is available in the mid coast region. Please check out these websites: sea kayaking beautiful botanical gardens. A great place for lunch. Boat trip, lunch and galleries. Boat trip and clambake boat trip Boothbay Region Land Trust-wonderful trails along water and in the woods Opera House Boothbay Harbor Concerts and more in this beautifully restored theater Damariscove Island, Damariscotta and Pemaquid Point Light. Very quaint


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Adorable Year Round Waterfront Cottage in Downtown Boothbay Harbor
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews

Fantastic Boothbay Harbor Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage with everything you need! Great location and absolutely beautiful water views!

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Perfect in every way

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Jo. We could not have stayed at a more ideal spot. Your lovely cottage is welcoming, convenient, and comfortable. We had perfect weather and had incredibly relaxing afternoons on the full sun deck. The outdoor shower is great! The only thing better would be a two week stay. Susan

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ideal Maine Coast Experience

  • 5 of 5

Whether you enjoy rocking on one of the decks or lounging on the expansive lawn, you will find Mill Cove Cottage to be the perfect place for relaxation. Then stroll into town for shops, galleries, and restaurants galore. If you are looking for activities, there are plenty choices: whale watching, cruising to Cabbage Island for a clambake, sailing, kayaking, an excellent botanic garden, a small but fun aquarium, and more. Jo's cottage is a delight with many thoughtful touches, comfortable beds, quality linens, and a well-equipped kitchen. Don't underestimate its close proximity to town - being able to walk back and forth easily means you avoid parking hassles (and prices). If you're going to Boothbay Harbor, Mill Cove Cottage is the one to choose.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Adorable cottage

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from a weeklong stay. This cottage is adorable. I highly recommend this spot if you are looking for peace and quiet with the convenience of a five minute walk to town. It is fully stocked. The owner did a lovely job renovating.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Gloucester, MA 01930

Loved it!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at this lovely cottage. Everything was perfect. I felt very "at home" and relaxed. I would have liked to use the outdoor shower but it wasn't quite warm enough for me. Maybe be next time.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. I am wondering why if "Everything was perfect" you only gave it four stars. Please come back again when it is warmer to use the outside shower. Everyone loves it!
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W Clarksville ny 14786

Like coming home to my very own dream cottage in Boothbay Harbor!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful stay. Every convenience you could imagine was provided and from the time we opened the door we were amazed at what loving care had gone into creating this waterfront retreat. Thank you Jo for making our vacation all that we had imagined!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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