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Maggie

Member since: 2014
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Maine Coast House with Spectacular Ocean Views and Sandy Beach for Swimming

5 Reviews
People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in South Bristol - South Bristol Ocean View House

3 Bedrooms, 1.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

The house has amazing views and has access to a private sandy beach (rare in Maine). It is located on one of the the highest points on a quiet peninsula in South Bristol. The house overlooks Mcfarland's Cove on one side and John's Bay on the other.

The nearby town seems as if it has been ripped from the pages of story books. It is an authentic working lobster village with one of the oldest swing bridges in the state. It is a picturesque as it gets!

Become immersed in the Maine coast lifestyle! You will wake up to the sounds of seagulls and fishing boats that are off in the distance. You can buy just caught lobster on the nearby docks for the lowest prices imaginable. In the evenings watch the osprey hunt for fish in Mcfarland's cove. If you are lucky you might even see a bald eagle. If you like fishing and boating you will not be disappointed!

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Maggie (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks English

Reviews

4.8
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Maine Coast House with Spectacular Ocean Views and Sandy Beach for Swimming
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews
4

Off the beaten path

  • 4 of 5

After a drive through narrow roads to get there we found the house and it was lovely - not too far from Damarascotta, perfect views of the water in two directions, neighboring several other properties full of nice, helpful people. The three story house was well stocked, from the ping pong table in the basement to the fully outfitted kitchen to the balconies off each of the upstairs rooms. We loved every moment of our stay, climbing on the ocean rocks in low tide to the east of the house, playing on the beach to the west, curling up on the balconies with the books gathered from Damarascotta's excellent bookstores. It was an idea long weekend getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely Time!

  • 5 of 5

We were there for a week (2 adults) and had a good time. The house is well-located along "Mid-Coast" Maine at the top of a hill, and has a view of water on two sides. It's a short walk to a small sandy beach. The house is comfortable, well-furnished from our point of view, and had laundry facilities and good kitchen appliances, dishes and tools. We truly enjoyed the decks for coffee each morning and planning our day!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderfully Relaxing and Picturesque

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at Maggie's home for the long weekend.

It was perfect! The view, the access to the bay to swim, open windows and sea breezes....just perfect.

Maggie's home is clean, very comfortable and the location is off the beaten path.

thank you and I do hope we have an opportunity to stay there again.

Joan and Ben

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house with water view and accessible beach

  • 5 of 5

The house is in a secluded location with nice water views from both sides of the house. There is a small sandy beach which is unusual in this part of Maine. We had excellent fresh lobster from the South Bristol Lobsterman's Coop and we also picked our own mussels from the water/rocks in front of the house! It is a short drive to Pemaquid Lighthouse and the Sea Gull restaurant next so did serve a great breakfast with an spectacular view. Maggie was able to arrange a boat ride and that was the highlight of the trip. Damariscotta is a cute town with many shops and restaurants which was a nice afternoon outing. Boothbay Harbor is about an hour drive and was another fun day with beautiful sights. Maggie was wonderful and very accommodating. She was assessable by phone, email and text.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic home away from home

  • 5 of 5

My husband, two daughters (ages 1.5 and 3.5), and I stayed here for a week the end of August. It was perfect! I loved the layout of the home - very conducive to keeping an eye on little ones during the day and at night. The furnishings were all very comfortable and it was nice to have a full size kitchen and laundry on vacation. We ate most of our meals on the main deck which has a lovely view of both the Bay and Cove. We laid a simple baby gate across the stairs and the main deck became a great play space as well. The nearby (walking distance) Cove is magical and another wonderful spot to be with kids and adults. I highly recommend!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Colonial Pemaquid
Hardy Boat Cruises
Pemaquid Beach Park
Lobsterman's Wharf
Shaw's Fish & Lobster Wharf
"Great family fun and a wonderful local catch menu. They filmed part of the movie "Message In..."
King Eiders-The Green-Wawenock -- CLOSED
"Great pub in Damariscotta! "
The Contented Sole
"Boat accessible or by car. Great local catch. while you are here you must check-out the fort..."
Pemaquid Lobster Co-op
"Just caught lobster for sale"
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Access to private sandy beach - very close walk.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in South Bristol, Boothbay Harbor Area

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
17 Jun 2017 - 19 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,013
for 7 nights
£2,013
 
 
Late Summer/ Fall 2017
20 Aug 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£655
for 3 nights
From
£157
From
£190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£595
for 3 nights
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£137
From
£154
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £77 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £385
Property Damage Protection £76
Cleaning fee £99 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in South Bristol in Maine

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Second floor - Toilet
    Main Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Next to bedrooms. Very bright, clean - recent construction.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Guest Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Has private deck overlooking McFarland's Cove
    Master bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Has large 3rd floor deck overlooking John's Bay
    Guest Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Has large 3rd floor deck overlooking John's Bay
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

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