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Steven Nielsen

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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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CHARMING BEACH BUNGALOW NEAR EVERYTHING

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday bungalow in Old Orchard Beach - Adagio

3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, extra downstairs shower, sleeps 7

Update 6/4/14: Fully booked for summer 2014, but available as winter rental from Sept 2, 2014 through May 31, 2015. Quaint beach house, completely remodeled in 2009 but with tons of New England character. Air conditioned, fireplace, nice size fully fenced yard and a great seabreeze most of the time on the screened porch. 5 minute walk (or less) to beach, pier, shopping, restaurants, bank/ATM, groceries, pharmacy, museum, park, train, Seaside Pavillion. Short ride to Funtown USA, SplashTown, Aquaboggin, excellent golf courses and movies including a drive-in.

Close to everything!: All within 5 minute walk: 7 mile beach, amusement park, pier, shopping, restaurants, sports bars, grocery store, library, bank/ATM, miniature golf, Amtrak station, convenience store/gas, pharmacy, ice cream parlor/candy store, fresh produce stand, town park (gazebo/concerts, tennis courts), Thursday night fireworks, Seaside Pavillion summer concert venue.

Within 10 minute drive: Dunegrass public golf, Biddeford/Saco Country Club (state HS championship course) Funtown USA, Aquaboggin water park, drive in movie, antique shops, flea market.

FROM OUR GUESTBOOK: 'We've been vacationing in OOB since 1990 and have stayed at various hotels, motels, campgrounds and houses -- we like this one the best!'

'I absolutely love this place. It has a beautiful charming touch and a feeling of serenity.'

'Our third visit. Amazing as always. -- eating, beaching, shopping, fireworks and fun. We love staying in this house.'

'I wish this was my home.'

'This is a great home to relax, play and create wonderful memories. If you ever decide to sell, give us a call.''

'The video game was a blast.'

'Enjoyed the fireworks from the porch.'

'We hope to return next year. The kids say it's a must!' (note: they did.)

'Our fifth year in OOB, and this is easily the nicest place we've stayed.'

'We appreciated the hints for stores and shopping.''

MORE FROM THE GUESTBOOK: 'Loved it.. Very cozy.'

'Your house is the best in OOB!'

'There's a wonderful spirit to the house.'

'OOB rocks my socks!'

'Much more than we expected. Clean and fabulous.'

'We were delighted with the house. It was perfect! We enjoyed the beach when it was sunny, and took a trip to Kennebunkport on a rainy day.'

'The house gave a soft, calm feeling to us all.'

'See you next next year!'

'Thanks for the lovely house and decor.'

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Guestbook comments from the owner
ROCKSTAR ! Thank you very much! Thanks for everything. We will be looking for a week to come back next June as well.
Jun 2014
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Steven Nielsen

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2010
Speaks english
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I grew up in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, two towns over from OOB. Graduated from CEHS 1974. Live in Connecticut now, but still love the whole Portland area and the ocean especially. Salt air is good for the soul.

Steven Nielsen purchased this bungalow in 2003

There's just something about this house. Warm, cozy, it just says 'relax.' The porch is great -- always a breeze. As a musician, for me the term 'adagio' perfectly decribes this place: in a leisurely manner.

Lots of interesting built-ins. Corner lot provides plenty of parking.

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

4.6
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

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Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews
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Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
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Old Orchard Beach Southern Coast of Maine
5

EXCELLENT

  • 5 out of 5
My family and I had a wonderful and relaxing stay at the property listed above. The house was clean and close to everything. The fenced in yard was perfect with having two small children and two dogs. I would recommend this house to anyone. I cannot wait to come back!
  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p287469
860-716-3888
Old Orchard Beach Southern Coast of Maine
4

GREAT HOME JUST A SHORT WALK TO THE BEACH.

  • 4 out of 5
The house is very nice and well appointed. The yard being fenced in really allows the kids in the group to be able to play without us being concerned. The house was clean and just the right size for a family vacation. When we were there, the broadband connection was not working, but Steve was able to get it corrected quickly and efficiently. He was very responsive and was very nice to work with. Thank you for a lovely time!
  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p287469
860-716-3888
Old Orchard Beach Southern Coast of Maine
Rochester, NY
4

ME AND THE GIRLS

  • 4 out of 5
Overall, the stay was pleasant. The house was moderately equipped with everything you could need, but I kept feeling like we would run out of paper goods before the time was up (paper towels, toilet paper, etc.). Also, bring your own coffee filters and kitchen sponge! Air conditioning was on main floor only and not adjustable. Upstairs had none. One bedroom had no fan. The location was good; a short walk to the beach and to the pier. My favorite was the ample brochures, personal recommendations and candles.
  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We will address the shortage of supplies!
business
Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p287469
860-716-3888
Old Orchard Beach Southern Coast of Maine
4

WONDERFUL PLACE, GREAT LOCATION

  • 4 out of 5
Accomodations had everything you would need. Steven was very responsive and helpful about the home and the area. The children loved it as they were close to both the beach and the pier, and everything was in walking distance. We are looking forward to going back and enjoying the home again next year!
  • Review Submitted: 11-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
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Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p287469
860-716-3888
Old Orchard Beach Southern Coast of Maine
5

RELAXATION ON THE SHORE

  • 5 out of 5
We had a great stay in Old Orchard Beach. The home is exactly what you would expect. Comfortable king bed, relaxing screen porch, nice size kitchen and small but serviceable bathroom. The house is close to everything. Lobster - yep, pizza - yep, ocean - yep. Prices in OOB are very reasonable and several great places are just a short drive away. Owner was very helpful and prompt with any questions we had. We would definitely recommend to friends and family looking for a relaxing vacation on the coast of Maine!
  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
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Charming Beach Bungalow Near Everything
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p287469
860-716-3888
Old Orchard Beach Southern Coast of Maine
5

JUST WHAT WE NEEDED!

  • 5 out of 5
We loved the house. Within walking distance of the beach, the pier and the Seaside Pavilion, we seldom drove during our week in OOB, enjoying our chance to walk throughout the day. Well-furnished, our family appreciated the amenities, especially the old-time video game! We'd definitely rent again.
  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Train
250 Metres
Old Orchard
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Maine Turnpike
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Old Orchard
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Myst
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Dunegrass Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
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Consensus best beach in Maine, 7 miles of white sand. Loads of things to do and see.

20 minutes from Portland -- spend one day in the Old Port district! Great shopping, restaurants and waterfront cobblestone streets. Portland Sea Dogs (Red Sox AA minor league).

30 minutes to Cape Elizabeth -- scenic Portland Head Light, the most painted and photographed lighthouse in USA, at Fort Williams and Two Lights and Crescent Beach State Parks.

45 minutes to Freeport-- home of LLBean.

Other Activities: miniature golf (Pirate's Cove), kayaking, harness racing (Scarborough Downs). Seaside Pavillion (summer concert venue operated by Salvation Army -- they book great events!)

Baseball: Rookie League plays at The Ballpark in OOB, Portland Sea Dogs (Red Sox AA affiliate).

Golf: Dunegrass Country Club (public) is better than average, 5 minute ride. Biddeford/Saco Country Club (semi-private) is challenging (state high school championship course) and 10 minutes away. Dutch Elm Country Club in Arundel is about 20 minutes and a little easier course.

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Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,890
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Additional information about rental rates

Second dog (dogs only) $50 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes Dog is OK, additional $100/week. Sorry, no cats (family allergies)

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Old Orchard Beach in Southern Coast of Maine

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • city centre ...
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Activities Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Broadband Access
  • Internet
Kitchen:
  • Lobster Pot
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Two cots available
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Video Games
  • Games
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • waterfalls
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • antique hunting
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • whitewater rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • surf fishing
  • water tubing
  • bay fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
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