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Greg Burke

Member since: 2009
Speaks English

A Waterfront LUXURY in-Town House with Water on 3 Sides

23 Reviews
People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Kennebunkport - 82 Ocean - Kennebunkport

5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, Plus Sunroom

Luxury Waterfront Year Round House with water on 3 sides. 4,250 sq foot, 3 level, 5 Bedroom, 4.5 Bath 1900's 'Summer Cottage.' 4 Fireplaces including 3 Gas Fireplaces and one Electric.

Stunning location with water on 3 sides. Watch the yachts come and go down the Kennebunk River from our 3 Season Wrap around porch. Or enjoy the views from our year round sunset - sun porch. Easy walk to Dock Square Shops or to stunning and quiet Colony Beach (both less than half a mile).

Top End Appliances including Washer and Dryer. Computer with Wi-Fi and Internet Access. Gas Fireplaces.

3rd Floor Master Suite with private bath, King Bed and Electric Fireplace. 2nd Level has 2 bedrooms with a queen bed each, 4th bedroom with twin trundle that can be made as a king and the 5th bedroom with King bed Gas Fireplace and AC.

Keywords: Luxury House Rental. Waterfront

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Greg Burke (Owner)
Member since: 2009
Speaks English

About Greg Burke

My wife and I purchased this In-town waterfront home in late Fall 2009. We redecorated the entire house and totally renovated the kitchen area and added a NEW 2nd Master Suite in the Spring of 2010. Be one of the few that gets to stay in this outstanding $1.5 million dollar home with water on 3 sides… call us now.

Greg Burke purchased this house in 2009

Why Greg Burke chose Kennebunkport

We moved to the Kennebunks in the early 1990’s to raise our 2 children in this idyllic seaside community. We lived on Ocean Ave our first couple of years in town and currently live across the river in Kennebunk. This is an outstandingly beautiful area with great shops, restaurants, beaches, boating… We look forward to moving into 82 Ocean ourselves eventually. Meantime we are looking for guests who will enjoy and respect the property as much as we do. This is definitely NOT your normal 'rental', it is a luxury home for you to enjoy and treat with the respect it deserves.

What makes this house unique

Water on 3-sides. 4 Fireplaces. You can sit on the sun-porch and watch the boats come and go on the River. Or on the back patio you can be on a secluded tidal cove and enjoy our Gas BBQ Grill and Outdoor Gas Fire Pit. An easy .4 mile walk to Dock Square to the north with its unique shops and restaurants or .5 miles to a quiet sandy beach to your south.

Guestbook comments from the owner

“A wonderful week at 82 Ocean, and our first trip to Maine. We visited lighthouses, sailed on the Pineapple Ketch, toured the Seashore Trolley Museum, enjoyed excellent dining at Mabel’s Lobster Claw, Bandaloop, lobster rolls from The Clam Shack. We even found time to build a lighthouses of Maine puzzle. We love 82 Ocean, the perfect location with spectacular views, great amenities, and the best hospitality.”
Jun 2014
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Reviews

4.8
based on 23 holidaymaker reviews

A Waterfront LUXURY in-Town House with Water on 3 Sides
average rating of 4.826087 based on 31 reviews
Boston, MA
5

Quite waterfront location with beach, boating, shopping, restaurants all within walking distance.

  • 5 of 5

The professionalism and care put into the hospitality was exceptional. Property is maintained with meticulous care with an eye toward insuring guest comfort and enjoyment.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Sunshine, Waterviews, Sheep, and Corn Hole!

  • 5 of 5

What can I say? 82 Ocean had everything! And I mean EVERYTHING!! We arrived on a beautiful summer night, to find the front porch lit up by the evening sun. After picking out our bedrooms (my favorite was the third floor suite- great view from the loo), we sparked up the outdoor fire pit, poured a cold glass of rose, turned on the sound system, and officially kicked off vacation. Weren't we surprised to wake up and find sheep grazing across the way! Idyllic = water views in front and bucolic views out the back door. Proximity to town was perfect. I think I actually lost weight on vacation. A first. Morning runs to the Bush home, afternoons on the beach, late afternoon naps, early evening shopping, lobsta, cocktails, and puzzles on the front porch were pretty much de rigueur. Oh, and I can't forget the corn hole. Both littles and adults spent many an afternoon playing in the yard. Thanks for that...

Greg saw to our every need; so much so, that we only saw him once, and that was for the arrival tour. Our family is fortunate on so many levels, not the least of which was the opportunity to spend much needed time together in such an idyllic place.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you could join us and thanks for sharing your idyllic vacation! Cheers
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5

Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Phenomenal home and experience!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pleasure to meet you and your family and thanks again for joining us in our seaside haven.
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Perfect for Large Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of celebrating my parents’ 50th wedding anniversary at 82 Ocean. There were twelve of us - seven adults, two teenagers and three children under age 10 – and the house was large enough to accommodate us all very easily. The house is spectacular – comfortably appointed, immaculately maintained and ideally located within walking distance to many attractions. Greg and Heather are thoughtful and attentive hosts. Any questions we had were quickly and helpfully answered. I highly recommend 82 Ocean!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for the Holidays!

  • 5 of 5

Our holiday stay at this Kennebunkport home was just what my family of six adults wanted. We spent five nights over Christmas enjoying the three decorated trees. The location was perfect. You could walk into town or head the other way and take in the ocean. The house has many gathering spaces – the kitchen, dining room, and living area – as well as smaller quiet spaces like the study and second floor reading nook. In fact, everyone had his or her own quiet sleeping area and bath. This layout allowed everyone to move easily from family time to personal time and back again. The multiple refrigerators, sinks, prep areas, and dishwashers allowed everyone to contribute her or his cooking and/or bartending talents to the holiday festivities. Greg was attentive in finalizing our stay and checked in twice to make sure all was well and ask if we had any questions although the binder of information about the house was well detailed. This was a perfect house for our family Christmas!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for extended family to gather and celebrate an early Christmas. Beautiful, comfortable, well maintained, with amazing views. We loved sitting in the kitchen with windows all around watching the ever changing water as the tide rose and fell, with ducks and geese coming and going. Beautiful place to view sunrise and sunsets. We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We look forward to having you back in Maine too...
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Portland Maine - PWM
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Heckmans Pub
Nearest Golf
1 Metres
Cape Arundel
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Wells
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-95
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Numerous
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Sunday River
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Colony Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Kennebunkport Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Nonantum Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Dock Square Shops and Restaurants
Nearest Point of Interest
Cape Arundel Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Colony Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Kennebunk Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Middle Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Mothers Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Webhannet Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Arundel Wharf Dining
Nearest Point of Interest
Federal Jacks Brew Pub
Nearest Point of Interest
Mabels
Nearest Point of Interest
Hurricanes Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
One Dock
Nearest Point of Interest
Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Kennebunkport Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Port Lobster
Nearest Point of Interest
Colony Hotel
Nearest Point of Interest
The Jette - Fishing
Nearest Point of Interest
St Ann Church
Nearest Point of Interest
Walkers Point
Nearest Point of Interest
Cleaves Cove Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Turbats Creek
Nearest Point of Interest
Bandaloop Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Thai Siam
Nearest Point of Interest
Pilot House Restaurant
Car: necessary

View Walkers Point - President Bush home.

Walk to great nearby Fishing.

Walk to great beach.

Walk to Dock Square Shops and Restaurants

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Kennebunkport, Southern Coast of Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer Season
24 Jun 2016 - 4 Sep 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£6,799
for 7 nights
£6,799
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £59 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall Foliage
5 Sep 2016 - 27 Oct 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£2,162
for 3 nights
From
£658
From
£823
Fri,Sat
£3,457
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Holiday
28 Oct 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
2 night minimum stay
£1,637
for 2 nights
From
£724
From
£658
Fri,Sat
£1,637
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas Prelude
1 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£1,497
for 2 nights
From
£653
From
£819
Fri,Sat
£2,630
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
Off Season
1 Jan 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,497
for 2 nights
From
£653
From
£819
Fri,Sat
£1,840
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£7,626
for 7 nights
£7,626
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £1,138
Cleaning Fee £190
Tax Rate 9.0%

Rates are based upon 4 or less people. Add Plus $250 to $500 per person per week for 5th to 12th persons. Weekly rates are for Friday to Friday, based on 7 or more night stays. Shorter stays are welcome off-season but will be at a considerably higher nightly rates. $250 per stay cleaning fee required. Plus 8% Maine State Lodging Tax. Plus $1500 Refundable Security.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Kennebunkport in Southern Coast of Maine

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4250 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Presidential Suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , 3rd Floor - Custom Walk In Shower
    2nd Floor Captains Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Custom Walk In Shower and Small childrens Tub
    1st Floor Half Bath - Toilet , 1st Floor Half Bath
    1st Floor Half Bath - Toilet , 1st Floor Half Bath
    Kennebunkport Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , 2nd Floor Custom Walk In Tile Shower
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , We have 5 Total Baths - 3 Full Baths and 2 Half Baths
  • We have 5 Total Baths - 3 Full Baths and 2 Half Baths. But for some reason I have to fill in and extra bath to show 4.5 Baths on our listing. 2 Half Baths on Ground Level. 2 Full Baths on 2nd Floor and One Full Bath on 3rd Level.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Kennebunkport Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen Bed with window AC unit. 2nd Floor
    River Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen Bed with window AC unit. Sink in room. 2nd Floor
    Captains Quarters - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Very large room with King Bed, Fireplace, TV, Sound, AC.
    Cove Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 1st Floor Room with Private Door, Curtains. Pull-out Queen
    Captains Twin Trundle - 2 Single Bed , Twin Trundle that can be pushed together to make a king.
    Presidential Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 3rd Floor Suite. Private Bath. Window AC. Fireplace
  • King size beds (2) Captains Quarters and Presidential Suite - both with AC, Queen size Beds (2) Kennebunkport Room and River Room with AC, Twin or Single Beds (2) Can also be made up as a King., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen pull-out sofa in the Cove Room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Binoculars
  • Boat ...
  • Canoe
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Conservatory
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • Yard
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Wine Fridge, Beer Fridge, Beach Passes. Gas Fire Pit on back Patio

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