Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Beautiful South End home, 5 minute walk to downtown and beach!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps up to 6

Welcome to Rockland and Lamorna Cottage!

This 1880s home has been lovingly restored. The cottage offers a true getaway on a quiet South End street. It's a short walk to all Rockland has to offer - festivals, shopping, world-class museums, the water-front, several restaurants and the small public beach.

On the first floor, there is a Living Room with a sectional couch and chairs, a TV with internet hook-up and DVD player with an assortment of movies. There is also a large dining room with seating for 6, a gourmet fully-equipped kitchen with island, a 3/4 Bath (shower) and a laundry closet with full-size washer and dryer.

On the second floor, there are two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with a queen bed and a twin. Both rooms have side tables, bureaus, table lamps and ceiling fans. There is also a full bath off the second floor hall with a deep soaking tub.

Off the kitchen is a deck with outdoor seating, a picnic table, gas grill and a small garden. The front yard is a sunny place to hang out on the Adirondack chairs.

The number of guests is limited to 4 plus up to 2 children (there is a pull-out bed in the Dining Room and a large couch in the Living Room). There are hardwood floors throughout.

There is free internet available and we are pet friendly. We charge $25 for each additional guest over 4 to cover linens and cleaning.

Availability June 1st-October 15th. See calendar. We can't wait to see you!

More Details

Owner
Juli MacDonald
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

About Juli MacDonald

Our names are Juli and Steven, and we have two sons and a yellow lab. We love Rockland and are so happy to have found our second home there. From the first day, Rockland and the Midcoast welcomed us home. Here we are at Rock Harbor in Rockland, one of our favorite places!

Juli MacDonald purchased this house in 2011

Map

Car: recommended

Amenities

Rockland House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

95% Complete
4% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Beautiful South End home, 5 minute walk to downtown and beach!
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
Raleigh, NC
5

Cutest cottage in Rockland and close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at Lamorna Cottage, and the house was just as we remembered it. Comfortable and cozy and an easy walk to great restaurants and shops. I recommend Archer's outdoor bar if weather permits. The view is amazing!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pam, thank you for staying with us again!! We're so glad when people love the house and Rockland as much as we do. We'll have to give Archer's another go. Have a wonderful rest of your year and we hope to see you again. Juli and Steven
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Windsor, Connecticut
5

Fun on Franklin Street

  • 5 of 5

Lovely home in a quiet neighborhood. Clean and with ample space. Rooms have a practical layout. When I requested a bath mat that first night and instructions for locking the kitchen door, a woman came right over. I appreciate that. I'd rent this property again.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you enjoyed your stay Connie!! Thank you again for staying with us. With best wishes, Juli and Steven
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Wonderful stay at Lamorna Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second summer staying at Lamorna Cottage. We absolutely love it. The house is adorable, clean, well-appointed, and conveniently located to everything on Main Street. Juli is wonderful and answers her messages very quickly-- she makes the process very easy. Needless to say we have already booked for next year! We are looking forward to another wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lynn, Thank you so much! We love having you and appreciate that you love Lamorna as much as we do. Have a great rest of the summer and we hope to see you for many years to come. Juli and Steven
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Comfortable home, great amenities, great service

  • 5 of 5

We found this home to be ideal for our stay. The location was ideal, close to downtown Rockland. The house was well appointed and comfortable in variable weather conditions. Juli and Steven were attentive to our needs. Though remote, they quickly attended to a small issue we encountered and were accommodating of our schedules. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Linda, it was wonderful to have you. Best wishes to you and we hope to see you again. Have a great rest of your summer!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

Cute house. Cute town. Restful and easy stay. We loved this little house. It was clean and the owners were so nice and accommodating. It is so close to downtown shops, restaurants and a great local coffee shop. We loved our stay and did not want to leave.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Australia
4

Good first impressions of attractive cottage.

  • 4 of 5

We really liked this place and enjoyed our stay. The kitchen was particularly good, everything was very clean and the cottage is located in a quiet street just a short walk from the centre of Rockland. But after 3 nights there we realised that a few things needed attention. The bed in the 2nd room was about to collapse and we had to sort that out. The plug in the downstairs bathroom sink was faulty and couldn't be unplugged without getting underneath and a power point for a bedside light didn't work in the 2nd bedroom. We weren't impressed by the neighbour's junk being deposited outside the kitchen window either but that's probably beyond Juli's control. And even after reading the instructions for the TV we couldn't access it. Maybe, after staying in many, many vacation rentals, we're just getting too picky.

We used the Rock City Cafe a couple of times following Juli's recommendation and we weren't disappointed. Their cakes were delicious and the coffee wasn't bad either.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write and for choosing our home. We appreciate your feedback especially for the items we weren't aware of, like the bed and outlet in the bedroom... so we can take care of them as soon as possible. With best wishes, Juli and Steven
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $100

We will charge an additional $25/person for each person over 4 people to cover additional cleaning and linens costs.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties