Large renovated farmhouse in coastal town in Maine. Walk to town, beach, park and City Pool (free). Modern conveniences. Wood floors, large tub in Master bath. Wrap around porch. Many toys and outdoor equipment for children - bicycles will get you anywhere in town or can be taken on the carriage trails in Bar Harbor. A large sandbox, stocked with toys is great for young children and a newly built treehouse with hammocks welcomes those of all ages (our children love to sleep there when the weather is pleasant). Large family-friendly kitchen with stainless appliances and TV is separated from the computer/playroom with large french doors. Cozy Wood stove.
Master suite on 3rd floor offers large windows with bay views and king size bed, TV, DVD. Second floor has three bedrooms and bonus room or additional bedroom. A twin with trundle. Two twin beds in second bedroom, and brass double/queen bed. 2 sofa beds. Sleeps 10 in beds.
First floor has den (office), large living room with TV, DVD. Large collection of DVDs/videos. Kid-friendly and comfortable. Many children in the area. Babysitters within walking distance. Park is only 2 blocks away and is AMAZING
Town is in the midcoast area of Maine on the lovely Penobscot Bay (some of the world's best sailing) between Camden and Bar Harbor. A haven for artists - Galleries Galore! Winery, hiking, bike trails, and too numerous to count activities... Located 1 and 1/2 blocks from the bay. Walk to the bay and take an evening dip (our summer evening ritual) or walk two blocks to the town park and swim in the free outdoor pool or play a game of tennis, enjoy the tremendous playground and beach. Lap swim is offered daily at the inddoor high school pool or YMCA for a small fee. Downtown is just a few blocks away - Historic Belfast offers quaint restaraunts, shops, a movie theatre and pubs. Enjoy life in a slow paced, quiet coastal town and be part of a truly lovely community. Enjoy time on the bay in the summer or ski/tobaggin in nearby Camden in the winter (30 minute drive). Skiing in Sugarloaf (2hrs away).
Children can easily walk to the candy shop, pizza parlor, park and theatre. Skate park within walking distance.
Day trip up or down the coast to visit Bar Harbor, Ellsworth, Portland, Bangor, Searsport, Sandy Point (our favorite beach. Skip into Canada or stretch a day trip into two and spend time in Nova Scotia, Quebec, Sugarloaf. The possibilities are endless.
A short drive to Northport Gof Club!
Sleeps 10 in beds and up to 4 additional in sofa beds.