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CHIC ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT IN PORTLAND'S ARTS DISTRICT

Sue Goldsmith

Advertiser since 2014
Speaks English
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Sue Goldsmith

Advertiser since 2014
Speaks English
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CHIC ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT IN PORTLAND'S ARTS DISTRICT

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Portland - Portland on Avon/1 bedroom

One Bedroom Apartment- Sleeps 4 In Amazing Downtown Location!

This beautifully furnished one bedroom apartment for 4 is on the first floor of a historic 1880's building. Completely renovated but the charm of original hardwood floors and spacious kitchen and living room.

The kitchen has been remodeled with stainless appliances and tile floor. Bathroom has tile floor and a claw foot tub with shower. Wi-fi and cable television. There is a charming outdoor space with seating area and grill in the back yard.

We are located within minutes to Portland Art Museum, numerous restaurants of all types, museums, several wonderful music venues and downtown Congress Street. We are within walking distance to Hadlock Field, home of the Portland SeaDogs,

and the Old Port District, noted for its upscale shops and eateries. We are a 5 minute walk to Deering Oaks Park where a fabulous Farmer's Market takes place every Saturday. We are also close to Casco Bay Lines, where ferries are available to hop the islands! Close to area beaches, Portland International Jetport , Concord Trailways and Amtrak Downeaster.

The perfect spot for a family vacation or romantic getaway

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Sue Goldsmith (Owner)
Advertiser since 2014
Speaks English

About Sue Goldsmith

Native Mainers, Barry and I moved back to Maine from California in 1994 to raise our children. Barry is a Property Manager and also teaches CPR and First Aid. I am a jazz singer and perform American Standards at many local venues.

Sue Goldsmith purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Sue Goldsmith chose Portland

Location,location, location! After living in the country, when our children left home, we downsized and moved in to the city. We fell in love with the charm of our Victorian building and being in Portland, where everything is convenient and exciting!

What makes this apartment unique

Because we live on the premises, we are committed to providing a wonderful vacation experience for our guests. We honor your privacy, but are available with helpful hints and suggestions.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
Low cost, tailor-made insurance exclusively for holiday rentals from Europ Assistance. Get a quote

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

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Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
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Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3780005
Portland Portland - Casco Bay Area
Hayfield, MN
5

GREAT PLACE TO STAY!

  • 5 out of 5
We LOVED our stay at Sue & Barry's apartment! When we arrived, they greeted us warmly and gave us a lowdown of the place and TONS of ideas of where to eat and what to do. I appreciated the coffee and snacks that they left, too. :) The space was well appointed and comfortable. We could walk to EVERYTHING, which was great because there was never any worry about parking or finding our way around. Sue & Barry were accessible (we needed to do a load of laundry and Sue responded to my text right away). It was a wonderful experience! I HIGHLY recommend it - great place and even better hosts!
  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Courtney and Jaime. We really appreciate your taking the time to give us a review! Come back anytime!!
business
Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3780005
Portland Portland - Casco Bay Area
5

Beautiful apartment in a great location!

  • 5 out of 5
Sue and Barry were wonderful hosts. Their nicely renovated apartment is in a location close to everything and we thoroughly enjoyed it.
  • Review Submitted: 14-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much!! Come back anytime!
business
Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3780005
Portland Portland - Casco Bay Area
Ballston Lake, NY
5

As good as it gets!

  • 5 out of 5
Location, A+.
Friendliness and Accessibility of Owners, A+.
Cleanliness and Amenities, A+.
Decorating and Comfort, A+.
My husband and I loved our 3-night stay here. We are vegan and Sue and Barry knew right where to send us for great food. The apartment's l ocation could not have been any better. The decor is more like a personally-decorated home than a rental, and the owners are friendly and helpful, but give you privacy.
All in all, the perfect place to stay! We are already planning our next stay in this apartment!
  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We look forward to seeing you again!!
business
Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3780005
Portland Portland - Casco Bay Area
5

Fantastic apartment in a great location

  • 5 out of 5
My wife and I loved our stay at Sue & Barry's apartment in Portland. The apartment exceeded our expectations and we loved the area so much that we extended our stay here. It's located in a great position, close to bars, restaurants, shops and all the great things that Portland has to offer. Hosts, Sue & Barry were very accommodating and extremely helpful. They provided fantastic recommendations for places to eat around town and assisted in planning some really great day trips around the area. The apartment itself was really well equipped and in great condition - it was the perfect 'home' to come back to after a day's exploring. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, which was one of the highlights of our trip to the US. We hope we can make it back again.
Brad & Alana
  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Brad and Alana! You two are such a wonderful couple!
It means a lot to us that you took the time to give us a review. Thanks again!
business
Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3780005
Portland Portland - Casco Bay Area
5

Perfect property

  • 5 out of 5
We loved our 4 day vacation in this beautiful property! The location was outstanding, we were walking distance to all the restaurants and attractions. Sue and Barry were so helpful with all their recommendations. We really felt we had all the comforts of home!! Would absolutely return to this place. Thanks so much
  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! It was great to meet you, Brian and Maria, and you will always be welcome here!
business
Chic One Bedroom Apartment In Portland's Arts District
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p3780005
Portland Portland - Casco Bay Area
5

Perfect in so many ways!

  • 5 out of 5
If you're looking for a welcoming home base for your Portland adventure, this is it! My husband and I came to Portland for the food scene and were not disappointed! This apartment is beautifully decorated, clean and the perfect size with all of the amenities one could want. We parked our car in the off-street parking, left it there all week and walked everywhere. Congress Street, the main thoroughfare and Longfellow Square are a five minute walk from the apartment. Shopping and restaurants of the The Old Port are a fifteen minute walk away. The neighborhood is quiet and great for sleeping in on lazy mornings. The property owners live upstairs and are excellent hosts eager to offer directions, suggestions on where to eat and things to do. Next time we're in Portland, we know just where we'll be staying!
  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Rebecca and Zach,
You are a wonderful couple and we enjoyed getting to know you! We really appreciate the time you took to give us a review. Hope to see you again!!

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Westin Top of the East
Nearest Ferry
1.5 Miles
Casco Bay Lines
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Riverside Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
295
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
BenKay/Local Sprouts/Green Elephant
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Shawnee Peak
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Willard Beach
Car: not necessary

YMCA is one block away and guest passes are available for $12.

There are many Yoga classes nearby with drop in's available.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Portland, Portland - Casco Bay Area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
Peak Season
1 Jun 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
$653
for 3 nights
From
$200
$1,134
$3,294
 
 
Winter Season
1 Nov 2014 - 31 May 2015
2 night minimum stay
$454
for 2 nights
From
$200
$1,134
$2,754
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $250
Cleaning fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Portland in Portland - Casco Bay Area

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Clawfoot tub with shower Tile floors
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Brand new Queen size Bed and a 32 inch flat screen tv Queen sleep sofa in Living room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • tennis
Notes:
Portland on Avon is a 1890 Victorian home and there are 10 steps to the front porch and entrance. Apartment is on the first floor. Barry is a reflexologist and is available for sessions if desired.

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