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Acadia National Park Getaway

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious home in private wooded setting!

This spacious 3 bedroom 3.5 bath home is situated in a private, wooded setting on the edge of Southwest Harbor's bustling village. All on one level, it offers sophisticated yet comfortable furnishings in an open floor plan design. A cozy sun room extends the space and leads to a lovely wrap around deck. Within walking distances to the village center, it's also close to several Acadia National Park access points. Note: this home offers extra wide doorways accommodating those with mobility issues (there are 3 small steps to access the front door, no wheelchair ramp available to enter home).

All on one level, the home features an open floor plan with high ceilings and interesting architectural details. The cheerful and well-applianced kitchen offers a center island with prep sink, and a generously sized pantry. The kitchen opens to a sunny breakfast area with seating for four or more. The adjacent living room offers plenty of seating on overstuffed, leather furnishings and a large, flat screen tv. From the breakfast area access the screened-in sun room which is set with lots of casual furniture including a full-size futon/sleeper to accommodate additional overnight guests. For formal dinner gatherings there is a separate and very spacious dining room with seating for 6-8. The master bedroom suite is spacious and inviting. It offers a queen bed and en suite bath with an enormous Jacuzzi tub and separate shower. The second bedroom is set with a queen bed and has an en suite bath with tub and shower. The third bedroom offers a set of twin beds and an en suite full bath with tub and shower as well. The sun room opens has a full side futon to provide for extra guests and opens up to the wrap-around back deck with grill and outdoor furnishings, too. Finishing out the space is an intimate office space, a laundry room and a half bath. There is no garage access for tenant use. Owner's and their dog reside in the apartment above the garage which has a separate entrance. Outdoor space will not be used by owners to ensure the privacy of tenants during their stay.

More Details

Owner
Owner/Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Southwest Harbor in Hancock County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
There is no garage access for guest use. Owner's and their dog reside in the apartment above the garage. Outdoor space will not be used by owners to ensure the privacy of guests during their stay.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

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Acadia National Park Getaway
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 24 reviews
01431 - Ashby, MA
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Great Home

  • 4 of 5

We loved your property. It's a nice home. I appreciated how clean it was when we arrived, spotless! The location is nice, much quieter than being in bar harbor. It's very close to downtown Southwest Harbor with plenty of nice restaurants in the area. Not too far from the carriage trails and other entrances to the park either. We also took a trip to bar harbor, again, not too far way. If we come back we'll be staying at your property again.

Kevin & Elaine

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home Away from Home, Comfortable, secure, clean, and easy to navigate to and from for touring.

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed this home, fit excellently for our three couples with one in a wheelchair(little adjustment into and out of the front of the house).Many areas to be together or separate if wanted. Near to tourist sites, easy to navigate to and from. Sarah quickly, efficiently and kindly answered all our questions prior to our arrival. Fresh banana bread awaiting us was delicious! Basket of tourist information helpful and appreciated.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A beautiful sanctuary in Southwest Harbor

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for five days on our honeymoon. The home is soooooo comfortable and beautiful. It was the most restorative vacation that I have ever had, in large part because of the spacious, clean and gorgeous home that Sarah and Paul provided us. Quiet, with a beautiful sunroom and deck framed by pine woods, flowers and birds, this is a small piece of heaven. About a 5 minute drive into downtown, it is conveniently located. Paul and Sarah are consummate professionals and handled all aspects of the transaction efficiently - in fact, we hadn't yet arrived home and they had already refunded our security deposit. Although they apparently live in the carriage house next door, at no time was their presence noted. We had absolute privacy and quiet. We didn't see them at all during our stay, but knew they were accessible if we needed them. The kitchen contained hospitality offerings of fruit, wine, a dessert treat, and detailed instructions on the house and nearby points of interest. It was all so delightful that I cried when I left. I have never written a review on VRBO before, but this place, and the owners, certainly deserve it!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our stay was excellent! Acadia National Park is beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The house we stayed in was great! The hosts were very hospitable and helped with restaurant suggestions and scenic spots to visit.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home for a family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The home is lovely and a perfect fit for a family - we had 5 adults, a baby, and a dog. The owners thought of everything to make our stay very comfortable. Great location - we loved the town of Southwest Harbor. We had great meals at local restaurants and also cooked a few meals at the rental. Thanks Sarah and Paul for sharing your beautiful home!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful home, quiet and peaceful setting.

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of six that enjoyed our stay at this beautiful, spacious home. The sunroom is a lovely, bright and cozy place to watch the birds in the backyard. The kitchen has everything you need to make meals. The towels and linens were soft and good quality. Really a wonderful getaway. I highly recommend this home.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Southwest Harbor, 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
 
post season 2017
10 Sep 2017 - 2 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£982
for 4 nights
From
£246
£1,637
 
 
Pre season 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£774
for 3 nights
From
£258
£1,637
 
 
Season 2018
26 May 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,453
for 5 nights
From
£291
£1,842
 
 
post season 2018
9 Sep 2018 - 1 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£774
for 3 nights
From
£258
£1,637
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£774
for 3 nights
From
£258
£1,637
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £75.1
Refundable Damage Deposit £300.4
Tax Rate 9.0%

This is a non smoking property, including the yard. The security deposit will be held if evidence of smoking is found.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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