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Large, Wonderful, Well-Kept Older House in Bar Harbor!

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Wonderful downtown cottage


Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

5 bedrooms/3 bathrooms, sleeps 10-12

The Libby House is a 2 story 2500 square foot family residence consisting of 5 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms with generous grounds and off-street parking for 6-8 vehicles. Built in 1900, the house retains many original features including stucco walls, plaster ceilings, hard wood floors, wainscoting, antique lighting fixtures and claw foot tubs.
Spacious inside, and a large backyard outside—a true luxury for a downtown property. It's also just a few hundred yards away from the wonderful Shore Path, a two-mile walkway along the ocean in Bar Harbor.
The Libby House is situated on a private way off of center Main Street in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor. From our front door, you are truly a 4 minute walk from many of the most popular in-town attractions and activities including: the harbor, the Shore Path, the town beach, all three municipal parks, the Abbe Museum, the Bar Harbor Historical Society, the public library, dozens of restaurants, bars and shops, bike and kayak rentals, the YMCA, and several houses of worship. And with the main terminus of the Island Explorer, a complimentary shuttle serving Mount Desert Island, including Acadia National Park, right around the corner, you will not need to use your car for the duration of your stay. Despite its rare downtown proximity, the Libby House provides a secluded and private setting to enjoy your time in Bar Harbor.

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television


  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Season
Apr 15 - May 20, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Early June
May 21 - Jun 17, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Mid June
Jun 18 - Jun 24, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Early Peak
Jun 25 - Jul 1, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Peak Season
Jul 2 - Aug 26, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Late Peak
Aug 27 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

October 2017
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Sunday

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $150
  • Tax Rate 9%



$300 refundable security deposit

$150 pet fee

Prices listed are for 10 guests. $150/person per week added for 11th and 12th guest.

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bar Harbor Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sand Beach

Downtown activities include shopping, dining, whale watch tours, sea kayak tours, and much more. Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park offer visitors a variety of activities, including hiking, biking, boating, lake swimming, carriage road walks, horse back riding, deep sea fishing! Visit the Abbe Museum, sail on the Margaret Todd, take a Jackson Lab visitors tour, enjoy tea and popovers at the Jordan Pond House, golf at a PGA top-rated course, play tennis. Kids activities include water park, petting zoo, miniature golf, beaches, and lots of ice cream shops!


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Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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  • Wonderful downtown cottage

    Wonderful downtown cottage

  • Spacious deck

    Spacious deck

  • Kitchen "nook"

    Kitchen "nook"

  • Sitting area

    Sitting area

  • Master bathroom

    Master bathroom

  • 1st twins bedroom

    1st twins bedroom

  • 2nd floor bath

    2nd floor bath

  • Wonderful backyard—a rarity in downtown Bar Harbor

    Wonderful backyard—a rarity in downtown Bar Harbor

  • kitchen


  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Master bedroom (king)

    Master bedroom (king)

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • 1st twins bedroom

    1st twins bedroom

  • Side yard

    Side yard

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