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Secluded Waterfront Cottage

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Secluded 2 Bedroom Ocean Front Cottage With Mountain Views On Bluff.

Secluded waterfront cottage on Mount Desert Island in Southwest Harbor. Sitting on a bluff overlooking the inner harbor, with views of the mountains beyond. View the vessel coming and going from the marina, both lobster and pleasure. Eagles have been known to perch on the towering spruce trees that surround the cottage.

The cottage is two bedroom, both have a queen bed. A gas fireplace provides ample heat on chilly mornings, or evenings. Bathroom includes a large claw foot tub with a shower combination. Full kitchen with dishwasher and microwave. A sitting room filled with windows that overlook the water. Waterfront deck, with a larger deck on the opposite side that has a spacious table and chairs with a gas grill. A fire pit and seating with a view of the water is adjacent the cottage. secluded from the highway with a 150' road. Free WiFi. Small TV with internet access(you can use your own netflix or similar )account, DVD player. Very good cell phone coverage.


Owner
Storey and Kandy King
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Claw foot tub shower combination.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Waterfront is a queen. Queen in the other bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

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Secluded Waterfront Cottage
average rating of 4.428571 based on 14 reviews
5

Beautiful cozy spot on the "quiet side". So glad we stayed there.

  • 5 of 5

Views and character were fabulous. Great location on Southwest Harbor!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful, private setting with incredible views.

  • 4 of 5

The house was comfortable for two people. We were very happy, but would have felt crowded with four. Convenient location in lovely SW Harbor. The shower was a little cramped and awkward (in a clawfoot tub with wraparound curtain). We LOVED watching the harbor seals sun themselves in the late afternoon. We would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for an incredible experience. The cottage is lovely and the scenery beautiful.

Thanks again!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Amazing views and location, well equipped.

  • 4 of 5

On arrival we startled the bald eagle who flew off.

We spent the weekend watching the seal take plunges from a nearby dock and rear back up onto it, from the three huge living room windows facing the bay on two sides and the full length oceanfront deck. Cabin is very comfortable, beds reasonably firm, two armchairs, worked well for four adults. Quiet and private.

Gas fireplace extends into room and was very comfortable at 49F nights, so long as you keep the bedroom doors partly open. A small fan and extension cord would aid circulation.

Bring an extension cord and outlet strip, maybe a reading lamp- there are few outlets. Has full kitchenware , closet space, dishwasher, good water, a lot of bric a brac limiting your space to spread out.

Just south of the center of Southwest Harbour, you can choose to avoid the traffic and drive ten minutes south to several Park areas and trails, shore access, lobster shacks. Or head into town a mile or two North. Very convenient.

If you are elderly or balance-impaired be warned, the tall clawfoot bathtub is not suitable, with a tippy concave not flat floor, curtains all around, and *nothing* to hold on to equating to a balance challenge. For anyone else this is a marvelous place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy SW Harbor Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in the cottage. It was pleasantly rustic and fitting in the environment - perfect for our short trip trip to Mount Desert Island. . We spent two days in Acadia National Park, which was our primary reason for visiting, but we were also enchanted with all the beautiful small towns. They each had there own delightful personalities. The weather was chilly and damp while we were there so we couldn't really enjoy outdoor views from the deck and fire pit, but the views from the large windows of the harbor were wonderful. The gas stove kept us cozy in the mornings and evenings. The bedrooms were small but the queen size bed was comfortable. The kitchen had everything you needed for cooking. The place was clean and well maintained.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great vacation

  • 4 of 5

A very relaxing and restful place to stay. Great views and well equipped.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Bar Harbor Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Dysarts Marina
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Cranberry Cove, ferry to the Cranberry Islands
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Causway Club
Nearest Motorway
Rt.102 A
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Dysart's Marina
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Seawall
Car: recommended

Located on the quiet side of Mount Desert Island, away from the hustle and bustle of other touristy areas.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Southwest Harbor, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer Season
25 Jun 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,724
for 7 nights
£1,724
£6,757
 
 
Fall Season
10 Sep 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£549
for 3 nights
From
£168
£1,220
£4,744
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£801
for 3 nights
From
£252
£1,661
£6,506
 

Additional pricing information

Damage Insurance £45.83

Rentals for Summer Season are 7 night, Saturday to Saturday rental. 3 night reservations MAY be considered. Cottage is expected to be neat and clean upon checkout. Additional cleaning fees will be deducted from damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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