DECK HOUSE WATERFRONT STUDIO COTTAGE

Don Jalbert

Speaks spanish, english
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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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DECK HOUSE WATERFRONT STUDIO COTTAGE

Southwest Harbor Studio Rental Photos and Description

Studio for 2 people, 1 Bath

Only 15 minutes away from Bar Harbor, this waterfront suite combines the finest of Maine waterfront vacation rental opportunities with the beauty of a real Maine working harbor location. Lovely, fully equipped, waterfront studio cottage, with kitchen & private deck right near the water. It has fantastic views of Southwest Harbor, sunsets beyond compare and the mountains of Acadia National Park. First built as a boathouse in the 1850's on Clark Point in Southwest Harbor, the original shingle style house maintains its 19th century charm and welcoming Down east appearance.

Property has been lovingly transformed over the past century into a beautiful cottage perfect for a hideaway or honeymooners.

You may not be a honeymooner but you will feel like one here at The Deck House

Details for Deck House 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, 1 Bathroom

Usually rented per week Shorter stays or larger parties please call 207 244 5738
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Don Jalbert (Owner)
Advertiser since 2006
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Guestbook comments from the owner

This is the most unique spot we have ever stayed in. The cottage is well appointed, spotless and you sit right overlooking one of the most beautiful harbors in Maine. We plan on making this an annual stay
May 2014
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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

4.7
based on 3 traveler reviews

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Deck House Waterfront studio cottage
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
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Deck House Waterfront studio cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p110093
+1 2072666773
Southwest Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
5

Feels like an oceanside tree house!

  • 5 of 5
This beautifully decorated cottage sits above the harbor in Southwest Harbor and has a fantastic pine tree growing around it. The views are spectacular and you really feel like you are in Maine. The unit is well equipped and private, has WIFI and cable TV. The bed is comfy and the cottage is spotless. In the early morning the sunrise lights up the harbor and reflects on the beautifully colored lobster boats. The sunset is fantastic as well. This was our first visit and will not be our last. We have laready booked next year.
  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Deck House Waterfront studio cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p110093
+1 2072666773
Southwest Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
5

Enchanting Cottage over the Water!

  • 5 of 5
Where do I start? If you enjoy georgeous views of a quintessential Maine harbor filled with colorful lobster boats, beautiful sunsets and quaint comfort you will love this place. This cottage though on the cozy side has the feeling of being in a tree house over the water. A pine tree actually grows thru the deck. The place is spotlessly clean and has big windows on two sides for a very open feel. The deck is spacious and private with comfortable chairs and small dining table. The bathroom has just been redone and has a sky light that makes showering fun. The kitchen is compact but has a full size refrigerator and stove with oven. The linens are of high quality (more like an inn than a vacation rental). The unit has original art, wifi and a flat screen TV. You won't watch a lot of TV as you will be spending most of your time on the deck watching the lobster and sail boats passing by. Having coctails at sunset on the deck became our nightly tradition, followed by a stroll to the center of town for a great dinner, ice cream or a lobster next door. Southwest Harbor is THE place to stay while visiting Acadia having everything you could want including access to the park right at your fingertips. The owners also have an inn across the street and even invited us for breakfast one morning which was a nice touch. They are warm and most helpful in planning activities during your stay. The cottage is small but is one of the most unique and memorable places we have ever stayed and we travel a lot.
  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Deck House Waterfront studio cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p110093
+1 2072666773
Southwest Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
Rockford, IL
4

Mixed reactions

  • 4 of 5
Outside of the fact that this is one of the smallest studios we have ever stayed in. Most motel rooms are bigger than this. However, we adjusted by bringing in egg crates from the car for stroage and shelf space.

There was no strainer for pasta and there were no pot holders.

All in all, it is a great place to stay. Just not for a long time or for large people. I don't see how anyone of any size could even sit on the toliet or get around the kitchen.

That said, the view was great and it was very entertaining to watch the action in the harbor.
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: This is a small studio but has a good size wrap around deck with fantastic views. We have redone the bathroom so there is much more room and we have added a new shower and a sky light and additional shelving. Believe it or not some people stay for weeks in this unit as it is big on charm, is spotless and has great big windows. You can even watch the sunset from the bed. Come and see us soon.
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Bangor Int. Airport ( BGR)
Nearest Ferry
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
beach
Car: recommended

The Deck House is ideal If you're on a quest to discover nature's secrets along Maine's magical seacoast, then you're in for a treat - nearby nature trails at Ship's Harbor, Shore Path, and Seawall offer the photographer or birding enthusiast lifelong memories.

'Acadia National Park is a recognized mecca for rock climbers as well as hikers!' - Maine Explorers Guide, 1999. Golf & Tennis. Attention golfers! Some of New England's most picturesque courses are just minutes away from the Inn. Test your golfing skills on the oldest golf grounds in America here since 1892. Many tennis courts are available all season.

Other Activities: kayaking

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Southwest Harbor Studio Rental Rates

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Base Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,645
 
 
August
Aug 3 - Aug 30
7 night minimum stay
$1,645
 
 
September thru November
Aug 31 - Oct 30
3 night minimum stay
$215
 
 
July
Jul 10 - Aug 2
7 night minimum stay
$1,505
 
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Amenities

Amenities

Southwest Harbor Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Iron & Board
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
  • The Deck House is a perfect retreat for a honeymoon or to celebrate your weeding anniversary!
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • water parks
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • botanical garden
  • forests
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • scenic drives
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sound/bay fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • golf privileges optional
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
5 queens, 2 twins, 1 sleep sofa.
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