Acadia National Park-Oceanfront Log Cabin-4 Bedoom-Sleeps 8-Pet Friendly-2000/wk(9 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Spacious, 4 Bedroom, 2 bath, modern log cabin with fireplace and views. Sleeps 8
While visiting the Schoodic peninsula, get up close to the crashing surf of the rocky coast, like no other place in Maine.
A coastal Maine vacation includes both of these breathtaking locations where you can enjoy hiking, kayaking, sailing Frenchman Bay, biking, bird watching, Nature cruises, Carriage Road, golf and many more activities.
Downeast Maine is a vibrant place for the arts, including many galleries, museums, studios and shops. There are many exhibits, concerts and performances throughout the summer and fall months in most every village and town.
Enjoy the Schoodic Scenic Byway: 29 miles in length and travels through the nearby communities and on to the the Schoodic section of Acadia National Park. You will witness unspoiled landscapes that makes this part of Acadia truly 'The way life should be'! You will see lobster boats, lighthouses and many islands.
Bar Harbor is home to the main part of Acadia National Park with several entrances on Mount Desert Island (MDI). Enjoy the 49,000 acres thanks to the dedication and philanthropy of many wealthy, private citizens (Charles Elliot, George Dorr and John D. Rockefeller Jr.)
This is the only National Park in the Northeast, and Cadillac Mountain boasts the first place to see sunrise in the U.S.
Enjoy the 27 mile Park Loop Road either by car or several tours (which are fantastic!) See the oceanside cliffs, forests, Thunderhole, Sand Beach and much more. Enjoy 130 miles of hiking trails for every level of endurance.
Discover the many local villages and towns on MDI and surrounding areas which include Ellsworth, The Blue Hill Peninsula, Castine, Stonington and so much more.
We invite you to visit our area and stay at Kilkenny Cove Cottage where you will enjoy a 4 bedroom, 2 bath, comfortable, spacious log cabin on the waters of Kilkenny Cove. Enjoy the front deck overlooking gardens and nature or lounge or dine on the back deck where you can enjoy a screened porch or open area and look down the rolling lawns towards Kilkenny Cove with magnificent views of the mountains of Acadia National Park. Watch birds and nature happen right before your eyes. A large living/dining room or quiet den allow even a big family places to have plenty of room to enjoy.
This is a fantastic place to kayak or canoe as the waters are calm and gentle. Swim, fish and play in your private cove. Watch the dramatic tides come and go.
Kilkenny Cove Cottage is a great place to bring your family as there are several private acres of lawn to fly kites, play ball, run and play. Launch your kayak right from waters edge and enjoy the coast and all its beauty. (We can arrange kayak rentals for you)
Enjoy your meals from the sunny porch (screened or open) and watch your cares go by. Relax, unwind and welcome to Maine!
PLEASE NOTE: WEEKS RUN SATURDAY TO SATURDAY
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Member since: 2011
- Max. occupancy 8
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- We supply all linens, towels and soaps.
- Sports & Activities
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 6 - Oct 27, 2017
7 night min stay
Oct 28 - Jan 1, 2018
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $75
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 9%
A 36 day notice is required for a full refund, "less deposit". If less than 36 days, no refund will be issued unless cottage can be rebooked for the same week(s). If cottage is rebooked, a full refund will be issued, "less" deposit.
If staying for 2 weeks or longer, a 60 day notice is required for a full refund, less deposit.
Check in time is 3PM and check out time is 10AM
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Come celebrate Acadia National Park's 100th Anniversary in 2016 at Kilkenny Cottage which is located 1/2 between Acadia National Park (Bar Harbor) and Schoodic Point (Also Acadia National Park).
Close to restaurants, boat excursions, hiking and exploring all that Downeast Maine has to offer.
Why the Owner Chose Hancock, ME, USA:
This property has historical significance as the Maine Central Railroad railbed was down 'Clark Road' and was active from 1870 - 1931 and ended at a Ferry Terminal on Hancock Point, just a short distance from the cottage. Steamers then took the passengers on to MDI (Mount Desert Island) Among the notables who would have traveled on 'our road' were Vanderbilt, Pulitzer, Morgan, Rockefeller, Ford, Presidents Taft, and Harrison. Vanderbilt had a private car that was so long (73') that it couldn't fit on the turn-table on Hancock Point, so it was backed down to Providence, R.I. to be turned around to come fetch him when he wanted to leave Bar Harbor! There is still a right-of-way over Clark Road by the Maine Central Railroad Company in our legal description. Even though the rail tracks are gone, you can enjoy walking the grassy trails right down to the water. Come visit and stay where history was made!
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Kilkenny Cove. Calm waters to swim and launch kayak right from shore!
Stone chimney and side yard walking down to ocean with Acadia views
View from the screened porch. Beautiful big yard to enjoy!
View of front lawn from porches
Second floor bedroom with full size bed
First floor bedroom with 2 bunk beds
Open or screened porch, both have spectacular ocean and rolling lawn views
Open air or screened porch with lovely views
Country kitchen, with Dutch door out to porch
Kayak right from the cottage!
Sand Beach at Acadia National Park
Quiet den with TV and door to screened porch
Private, spacious, modern log cabin with gorgeous rolling lawns and gardens
Enjoy back porch with mountain and ocean views
Gorgeous modern (with vintage flair) log cabin
Country kitchen with original pine cupboards and walls
2nd floor bedroom with 2 twin beds and bright skylight
Looking down from second level into great room with fireplace and TV
Entrance surrounded by open porch and lush gardens
Entranceway overlooking great room and dining area
Look for treasures along the waters edge; here a beautiful piece of driftwood!
Beach-comb on many nearby beaches, collect sea glass, shells and special stones!
Walk down to the water and launch your kayak
Rear of cottage with natural granite rocks
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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