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Oceanfront Cottage For 2, Quiet, Kayaking,view The Natural Beauty All Around You

Bedrooms 1
Space 450 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, Queen size bed, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

Located on the shores of Linekin Bay is the cottage you have been searching for. It's a romantic cottage built for two with breathtaking views of the natural beauty that surrounds it. The views from your cottage include Barrett's Park, Lobster Cove, Linekin Bay and world famous Cabbage Island. Watch the bright red sunrises and see how the sky changes to shades of light pinks and blues as the dawn comes forth. It's a spectacular sight that will remain with you forever. Step out onto your porch and experience the smell of the fresh morning salt air. Relax with your morning coffee made with a Keurig coffee pot so bring your K cups.. The cottage has a microwave, full sized refrigerator, cable T.V. with built in DVD, and Wi-Fi internet. The bathroom has hot and cold water with a shower.

There is a dock for your kayak or boat or use our kayaks included in your rental. For larger boats we have a mooring with 7' of water at low tide that can be used when available. Be sure to visit us during Windjammer Days, an annual event that last for a week.

You can cook your own Maine lobster and steamers over a wood fire in our outdoor fireplace, pots and pans provided or walk down the street and have your shore dinner prepared by one of the local restaurants. Be sure to save room for some delicious Smore's roasting your marshmallow's over the open fire.

The town center is a 5 minute walk where there is unlimited shopping and local seafood restaurants, boats are moored and at dockside in the harbor.

From the harbor you can catch a whale watching boat, deep sea fishing boat, take a sail on the Eastwind with Captain and author Herb Smith, or just a nice cruise around the harbor and surrounding islands and watch the seals, puffins and whales in their natural habitat.

This is a Maine vacation at its best and one that will call you back to the unique and beautiful shores of Boothbay Harbor. In September and October view the changing of the leaves and the reflections in the water...

Transportation is available from the Portland International Jetport or the Concord Coach bus stop in Wiscasset.

We are located just off the Maine Island Trail between the Sheepscot and Damariscotta Rivers. Paddle right up to our dock for a few nights rest and the exploration of Boothbay Harbor on foot and approximately 5 miles north of Damariscove Island. The cottage is adequate for two people only. No extra overnight guests allowed.......... This is a non-smoking( inside and outside) and no pet property.

Just a short drive from the city to escape with your partner to the quietness of the nature that surrounds you! Don't wait ...if you have a week in mind you can book at any time ! PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED.

More Details

Nancy Morris
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 July, 2018

About Nancy Morris

We live on the property and try our upmost please our guests.

Nancy Morris purchased this cottage in 1995

Why Nancy Morris chose Boothbay Harbor

It is quiet and peaceful...a place where birds sing at daylight, ever changing tides, lobstermen at work hauling their traps, beautiful sunrises and hardly a cloud in the sky except when the fog rolls awesome sight !

What makes this cottage unique

The cottage is located on the edge of town in a quiet, peaceful area. Stay awhile and steal away to barefoot days and cool nights. Here in Boothbay Harbor you can linger, let go and let these shores restore your spirit....just when you need it most. It's R & R at its best ! It's the most beautiful on earth !

Guestbook comments from the owner

In all aspects of the stay, this place was outstanding. The hosts, Nancy and Mac were very friendly and went out of their way to ensure we had everything we needed to make our stay the best it could be. The cottage was immaculate and decorated very well to give an atmosphere of a great seaside getaway. It is an easy walk to downtown Boothbay Harbor with many restaurants available. Cant say enough great things about it.
Aug 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Boothbay Harbor in Boothbay Harbor Region

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Failure to comply with these and other rules will result in loss of your entire security/damage deposit.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Check in time at 4 pm-8 pm. Extra charge for later check in. Check out time 10 am. Extra charge for later check out. PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED.


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Oceanfront Cottage For 2, Quiet, Kayaking,view The Natural Beauty All Around You
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews


  • 5 of 5

This little cottage was perfect! We have been visiting Maine for many years, usually with our two daughters. This time we were ALONE!! This is in a great location, it is quiet and has everything. Nan and Mac were gracious hosts. First, it was immaculate, small but for 2 just right! The kitchen is better than it looks - two burner top, full fridge and everything you need to cook. The things we really liked were all the outdoor areas to enjoy the ocean. There is a small deck, great for morning coffee and evening glass of wine. The dock system is great with two kayaks (we have rented them for the family before and it's not cheap) There are also chairs on the lawn that can be moved or a fire pit above!! The other thing that we loved was the fact that it was pretty quiet but you could walk over the hill and get lobsters for dinner or take the foot bridge into Booth Bay. There is a GREAT breakfast place to the right once you are over the hill, around the corner can't remember the name ?? Mama Jeans or something like that, very friendly, great breakfast. Mid Coast Maine is also filled with great towns to explore. Nan and Mac have this down!!! We enjoyed them so much we invited them to stay with us when they visit Lancaster County! Thanks Nan and Mac, we had a great time!! 💚

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your great review ! We strive for excellence and are very detailed oriented...the name of the restaurant that you mentioned is Mama D's. I like their orange, cranberry, nut muffins...yummy...Perhaps we will see you this fall, but can't wait for you to visit us early for the best selection...until then, take care, Nan and Mac
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Cozy & Tranquil in the Heart of Boothbay Harbor

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time at Nan & Mac's place. It's easy walking distance to everything in Boothbay Harbor. The cottage is clean and cozy and the setting is incredibly beautiful and very peaceful. It was the perfect vacation getaway close to all the amenities yet very quiet and restful. Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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New York, New York

Kayak on a beautiful, quiet cove

  • 5 of 5

Nancy and Mac were great hosts, very kind and helpful with information and stories. The studio cottage is comfortable, quiet and private. It was fun watching the lobstermen and tides going in and out. It is a short walk into town with many restaurant choices. We loved kayaking around Linekin Bay. Some area must-sees: Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Ocean Point, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Farnsworth Museum, Mt. Battie, Cap'n Fish boat tour of Boothbay Harbor and nearby islands (we saw seals, porpoises, osprey, bald eagles and lots of other birds).

  • Review Submitted: 27-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: John and Andy, Thanks for your kind response. We enjoyed meeting you and hurry back soon! The autumn leaves are beautiful here in the Harbor.
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Great location and hosts. Everything in place and fully furnished and kayaks a bonus.

  • 5 of 5

Love the gas fireplace, came in handy on cooler mornings, beautiful cove setting, watched the lobster fisherman from cottage and kayaks. Comfortable bed, very clean and cozy. Within Walking ddistance to everything. Nan and Mac were gracious hosts, easy to work with. Will plan a trip back.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We strive for excellence and are detail oriented . Hurry back, Nan and Mac
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Kansas City MO

Beautiful spot...fabulous location.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this cottage for 5 nights. Nan and Mac were gracious hosts. The cottage was immaculate and had everything we needed for a fun few days away. Linens are not included...There is a fee...or bring your own. We had never incountered that before. The cottage was very comfortable and so quiet. It is a short walk into town so we never easy we did it several times a day. The deck looks out on the water and is serene and beautiful. The cottage is small but worked for us as we only ate breakfast and a lunch or two. The bed was comfortable. Would definitelly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review....glad you enjoyed your time here in beautiful Boothbay Harbor....right now we have guests from Utah trying to see all the sights, eat lots of lobster and other local Maine seafood in just a few days which is nearly time I hope that you will linger a while. In the meantime, take care, Nan and Mac
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Relaxing and exploring the Maine Coast

  • 5 of 5

Nan and Mac are great hosts! They went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable. This is the perfect spot to be close to town (easy 5-10 min walk) and yet away from town in your own cove. We used the kayaks to paddle into Burnt Island Lighthouse for a 7am pancake breakfast and other adventures in the near by coves. If you are looking for a nice couples getaway, this cottage is a must!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We really enjoyed getting to know you and hearing of your adventure by boat to Monhegan Island. We will look forward to your return as well as meeting your family. We can accommodate up to six people. Take care, Nan and Mac
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Deptartment of Marine Resources & Aquarium
McSeagull’s Restaurant
Balmy Days Cruises
Boothbay Lobster Wharf
Maine State Aquarium
Boothbay Whale Watch -- CLOSED
The Lobster Dock
China By The Sea
Rocktide Inn & Restaurant
Great for Happy Hour
Whale Park
Boothbay Region Land Trust
Lobsterman's Wharf
Nightlife and music
Ports of Italy
Excellent, reservations suggested
Boathouse Bistro Tapas Bar & Restaurant
Very good...views of the harbor
Monhegan Island
Offshore and absolutely beautiful. Variety of hiking trails..a great day of adventure
Bet's Famous Fish Fry
Best haddock you'll ever eat !
Boothbay Botanical Gardens
Beautiful flowers and gardens, nice wide trails with rides available for those people needin...
Schooner Eastwind Sailing Trips
A great ride and be sure to buy the book, Sailing 3 Oceans
Cabbage Island Clambakes
Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Portland International Jetport (PWM)
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Lobster Dock
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Boothbay Harbor country Club
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Route 27
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Boothbay Harbor Wharf
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Barrett's Park
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £75.58
Refundable Damage Deposit £188.95

Non-smoking property inside or out. PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED.
Linens not provided, but can be rented for $50. per person, per week. We have internet. Check in is from 3 pm to 8 pm and check out is by 10 am. Late check in/check out $50. extra charge.

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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