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Comfortable Home In Quiet Neighborhood, near old port & the sea

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, 6 Sleeps

A beautiful, comfortable home in a leafy, quiet neighborhood. Enjoy a cup of coffee on the deck in the morning sun or a glass of wine while grilling in the evening. (Or a soak in the small hot tub.)

You will have this three bedroom home all to yourself: large, comfortable bedrooms (air conditioning in all of them); two bathrooms (one with shower, one with clawfoot tub and shower); a big TV room; bright and airy dining room and living room.

Guests also have access to a washer and dryer conveniently located next to the 2 upstairs bedrooms.

Everything is close: In five minutes you can be in the Old Port with it's world class restaurants and shops or on I-295 headed to Freeport. And if you're flying home at the end of your visit you can be at the airport and through security in about 15 minutes.

We own this two-family house, and you will be staying in the unit that is our home, which consists of the top two floors. We have four bedrooms and three bathrooms--you'll have access to everything except our bedroom/bathroom and study. One of your bedrooms has a king and the other two have queens).

High speed internet access is included.

Ours is an old house--and has old house quirks--but we find it comfortable and charming. We hope you do too.

More Details

Owner
Will
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
7 December, 2017

About Will

Born and raised in Maine, I now split my working life between Portland and in Washington, DC. My summers are spent, as much as possible, sailing the Maine coast.

Will purchased this house in 2011

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Highlands in Portland

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

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Comfortable Home In Quiet Neighborhood, near old port & the sea
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews
5

A wonderful golf trip!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very enjoyable time. Will was great to work with. The house is spread out, but in a fun way. There was plenty of room. The neighbors saw 6 guys and immediately told us to keep the noise down, but it was never a problem. The house is set up so the neighbors aren't bothered, as long as you are respectful. We heard several other homes in the immediate are having fun as well. Portland is an 8 minute car ride away, and that's only bc there is traffic and lights to deal with. We

Play three golf courses in the area and all of them were very nice. We will be back!!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Centrally Located, Uniquely Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

It's a cool, old home with loads of character, and a funky layout (in a good way) with some fun treats (killer audio setup throughout). Great amenities, easy to enjoy. Owners were very communicative, friendly and helpful.

Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Best spot in Portland!

  • 5 of 5

The beds were fantastic, hot tub was a nice touch, and super easy to communicate with Will. He was readily available. Thanks!!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful home! The space was great and great location! We were very comfortable!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

funky fun

  • 5 of 5

The home has fun and funky art work, furniture and layout. We enjoyed the hot tub off the kitchen, well appointed kitchen & plenty of room for everyone. Lovely neighborhood, close to grocery and main roads.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, spacious house

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a weekend with another couple. We enjoyed the house. Although it felt a bit like a maze, this only added to the charm of the multiple rooms and spread out feeling it gave us. The beds were super comfortable and there was no shortage of towels. Thanks. The modern appliances in the kitchen were easy to use. There was some food in the frig & freezer, but still enough space for all of our food items. The kitchen had plenty of pantry items that made it easy for us, such as salt and pepper and paper towels. The one draw back was the oven, it needed a cleaning, but this can be easily resolved. The oven also needed the digital readout to be repaired, however the owner has indicated he has ordered the part, so hopefully that is now repaired. There are two bathrooms, one on the second floor, one on the third, so it made it comfortable for each couple to have their own space. Just a note, the second floor bathroom only has a tub, the third floor bathroom only has a shower. This was no problem for us. If we are in Portland again we would enjoy staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £55.93
Damage Insurance £58.91

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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