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Little Diamond Isl, (Casco Bay) Waterfront 5BR Summer Cottage

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7-9)

Deceptively spacious, this comfortable waterfront cottage is on lovely Casco Bay, and is an easy 15 minute ferry ride from downtown Portland. With no cars, it is peaceful and ideal for pedestrians. You will find a full kitchen; beautiful, completely renovated master bathroom; washer/dryer; screened porch opening to a deck, with 2 gliders and other chairs; golf cart for hauling groceries; sun/puzzle room; more than ample reading material; and large dining room with picture window looking out over the Bay.

Little Diamond connects at low tide by sand bar to Great Diamond (Diamond Cove Restaurant). Island culture includes Saturday night suppers at the 'casino', swimming in the Bay, strolling around, reading, and other vacation-ish things. Islanders are eclectic, friendly, welcoming.

Once in town, you are in a gem of a city, with art/culture, shops, a remarkable array of terrific restaurants, theaters, and more. You are also just 20 minutes from Freeport, with LL Bean and outlets galore.

In brief, Little Diamond offers the rare combination--serene yet convenient. A truly special spot. Available June through September.

We prefer weekly rental, but will consider a four day minimum under some circumstances.

Keywords: House, island, water

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
April 8, 2017

Amenities

Little Diamond Island Landing House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1, upstairs); Queen size Beds (1, on the first floor, so-called master bedroom); Double Beds (2, upstairs), one of these is a futon; Twin or Single Beds (2, upstairs), in the same room; Child Beds (1, downstairs), small bed in puzzle room suitable for a child
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Golf cart for hauling groceries/bags, but alas not for joyriding.

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Little Diamond Isl, (Casco Bay) Waterfront 5BR Summer Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Bethel, Maine
5

Simply Magical

  • 5 of 5

I have enjoyed this home many times with my family over the past years. It is a lovely, cozy waterfront cottage that just lends itself to total relaxation. We have created incredible meals in the kitchen, relaxed on the screened porch, played lawn games for hours and embraced the view as the ferries pass by. We were able to easily spend time in Portland and on other islands. The owners are very gracious and accommodating. It is simply magical and as always we will look forward to returning each year!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, 15 minutes by ferry, has a host of activities in town. About 3 hours away are the White Mtns to the south and Acadia to the north, with plenty of other outdoor spots between.

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Rates & Availability

Little Diamond Island Landing House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season
Jul 28 2017 - Sep 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,597
 
 
Off Peak Season
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,394
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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