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Gone Sailing: Bright contemporary first floor apartment, walk to all in town

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

First floor with secret garden, 1 King bed, 1 bathroom

Gone Sailing: Situated in a residential area of downtown Bar Harbor, this lovely ground-level apartment offers comfort and convenience within walking distance to the village center, the free Island Explorer shuttle and Acadia National Park. Bright and fresh with nice linens and new kitchenette, this contemporary studio attached to the owner's residence offers plenty of comfort, a front covered porch and a rear "secret garden". With off-street parking, stroll into town to enjoy Bar Harbor's lovely shops, restaurants, library and galleries or venture in the other direction to reach the Park via the Great Meadow and Kebo Mountain trails. Whether by foot, bike, shuttle or car, you're sure to find Gone Sailing the perfect home base for your visit to Mt. Desert Island!

FIRST Floor: Private entrance from a covered side porch into a ground level studio apartment with King bed, cable TV and Internet, kitchenette, breakfast table for two and bathroom with stall shower.

Appliances: Kitchenette includes an apartment size refrigerator, two-burner electric stove, coffee maker, toaster and microwave. Wireless internet service and cable TV. Gas grill.

Outdoor Spaces: Side porch entry with gas grill, lovely front covered porch with furnishings, and pathway to the rear "secret garden".

More Details

Property Manager
The Knowles Company; Sandi, Lynn and Kate
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
11 September, 2017

Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Bar Harbor Airport
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Sand Beach, Acadia National Park
Car: recommended

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bar Harbor in Hancock County

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Gone Sailing: Bright contemporary first floor apartment, walk to all in town
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
Atlanta, GA
5

Great location, clean room, and friendly hosts

  • 5 of 5

We traveled to Bar Harbor to see Acadia and found the location perfect for catching the free shuttle into the park. The house's location made it very easy to walk to Bar Harbor's shops and restaurants. We met the owners of the house who were very welcoming and friendly. During our stay, we used the backyard grill, which was a nice bonus considering the refrigerator for the unit made it easy to store food purchased at the local supermarket. The rental unit is attached to the main house, but since there is no one "above" the roof of the rental, it's very quiet. An AC unit helps keep the unit cool, but we rarely needed it during our stay in late August, as the nights get fairly brisk. The books in the unit came in handy when planning our trips into the national park. The microwave, cooktop, and various cups and cutlery made cooking in fairly easy when we weren't enjoying Bar Harbor's restaurants. Overall, we'd recommend Gone Fishing for friends and family and hope to revisit someday.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I came to Bar Harbor to celebrate our 30th anniversary & this place could not have been any better! The home is perfectly located - just minutes from Bar Harbor's Main Street. The suite was clean, well stocked with supplies (paper, soap, bags) and kitchen items. The owners (Jeff & Laura) left a book filled with information and history as well as a delicious, homemade blueberry pie!. We had access to the garden area with a fire pit (which was restocked each time it was used) & a gas grill with outdoor furniture - perfect for morning coffee and evening wine! Jeff & Laura were very sweet and respectful of our privacy. If we go back to Bar Harbor, we will definitely stay here again and have recommend this place to our family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Getaway for 2

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, clean and lovely space for 2. Convenient location within walking distance of Bar Harbor village and minutes to Acadia NP. My husband and I enjoyed our stay here very much and the off street parking was a plus. Our hosts were very friendly, pleasant and welcomed us with homemade blueberry pie (delicious!). We couldn't have asked or a better stay.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Bar Harbor, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
2018 Season
28 Apr 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£855
for 7 nights
£855
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £225.15
Tax Rate 9.0%

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