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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Gouldsboro reviews

  • Perfect

    "We enjoyed a lovely stay at this house. It was perfect for 4 adults and two little ones. The place was very cute and very clean."
    Guest: Julie H. Date of Stay: July 2016 Review Submitted: August 8, 2016
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  • Perfect Getaway

    "We had a great week at Surchin's End. The cottage was all we had hoped for -- peaceful, spacious, comfortable, thoughtfully decorated and equipped, lovely. Just right for cooking, eating in, and planning our next adventure. A tranquil water and mountain view from the deck, Adirondack chairs near the water, interesting books and places to read and write, and wonderful artwork throughout made this a special place that felt like home. The location was quite convenient -- great for exploring all that the Schoodic area has to offer, but close enough to Bar Harbor and MDI for day trips and dinners. I especially recommend checking out the Frenchman's Bay Conservancy's map of short hikes and the Park Service's new bike/multi-use trails at Schoodic Woods. The Schoodic area is beautiful, quiet, and restorative. We hiked up Baker Hill, which has spectacular views of Frenchman's Bay, and saw only one other person. There were more things to see and do than we could cram into a week, and we hope to return."
    Guest: A Date of Stay: August 2016 Review Submitted: September 11, 2016
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  • This location has it all.The views are incredible!

    "Everything was first rate. Plenty of room for our whole family. The ocean views are breath taking. Every room was decorated with charm. Can't wait to return."
    Guest: Dan M. Date of Stay: October 2016 Review Submitted: January 29, 2017
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  • A lovely vacation gathering place with just the right touch of " Downeast Maine woodsy"!

    "We were four women getting together to celebrate our 40 year friendship ( and a birthday) who spent an incredibly wonderful week at this great property. Because we had so much to catch up on with each other, we probably spent more hours at the house than most folks would while vacationing Downeast. This comfy home allowed us to be together while offering us individual private space at the same time. Mornings were spent drinking coffee on the sunny deck, while evenings were enjoyed relaxing in the screened porch. The kitchen was functional and provided all that we needed. The bedrooms were good sized with some storage available and everyone slept well. We found the bathroom to be a little challenging for four women to share due to limited space and storage but we applied more of a "dormitory" approach for the week with success. We loved the location of the house (take it slow on the driveway) and appreciated the availability of kayaks and bikes although we opted to not use them. We were inspired by the natural area this home sits within. From the deck we watched the rise and fall of the tide, listened to the wind in the trees, viewed a variety of birds and witnessed an American Bald Eagle in flight, twenty feet above our heads (twice)! Time spent in the Schoodic Point part of Acadia National Park, on a Bar Harbor Ferry ride, riding in a horse drawn cart along the famous Carriage Roads in Bar Harbor, experiencing a "Tasting" at Bartlett Winery, picking wild blueberries at the Petite Manan Sanctuary, visiting the cats and dogs being cared for at The Ark Animal Shelter in Cherryfield, attending the Winter Harbor Lobster Festival and photo-op wandering through the local towns, discovering "the perfect picnic spot", and unexpected wildlife viewing (Mom & Baby deer feeding on apple trees, fox hunting in a field, eagles in tall pine trees and harbor porpoise during the ferry crossing.....) were our "To Do" options located close to the house, all easy day trips. The owners of this property provide folks with a terrific home for a Maine vacation. I spoke directly with Joan on several occasions. She responded to my inquiries and requests in a timely and helpful manner. She truly wanted to provide a wonderful week for us in her vacation home. When I individually asked each of my travel companions if they would stay there again, the response was a unanimous "AYUH"! So, consider this four 5 star reviews in one and know we'll be back again one day!"
    Guest: Barbara C. Date of Stay: August 2016 Review Submitted: August 21, 2016
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