ESCAPE THE CROWDS AND RETREAT TO YOUR OWN PRIVATE ISLAND

Jaime

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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ESCAPE THE CROWDS AND RETREAT TO YOUR OWN PRIVATE ISLAND

Bar Harbor House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Detached Bunkhouse, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Book this three-bedroom cottage on this spruce-covered spot in Frenchman Bay, well ahead of time. The master suite has spectacular sea views, a four-poster bed, and a whirlpool. The wood-burning fireplace in the living room is cozy on foggy nights, while the wraparound porch makes for good afternoon bird-watching, when gulls and osprey swoop along the shoreline.

This property is a one of a kind. An island that has only you and your private Captain and host. There is no one else on the five and-a-half-acre island. If you want privacy this is the place to stay in Maine, and your private captain makes Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park only 10 minutes away by boat. For more pictures please visit our website listed below.

With the newly finished Post and Beam home, summer of 2006, you live in luxury. The home is completely unattached from the mainland, with satellite TV, Reverse Osmosis for fresh water and a generator and solar for power you are living on your own. The home is furnished with antiques to create a open cottage feeling.

With a wrap-around covered porch and ocean views for 360 degrees, you are placed in a location where you feel as if you are the only one for hundreds of miles. .

Of course, that is, if you actually want to leave and head into the mainland. With the crew available to cater to your requests and provision the home with foods and drinks that you like what could possibly get in the way of total relaxation.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Guestbook comments from the owner
While we were only able to stay a few days this year, we couldn’t imagine not visiting. As usual, we had a great time. The kids will be sorry to have missed the new, expanded waffle ball field! All our best for an absolutely fabulous wedding! What a great couple you are!
Jun 2010
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Jaime

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2006
Speaks english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

Escape the crowds and retreat to your own Private Island
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Escape the crowds and retreat to your own Private Island
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p111134vb
+1 631- 833- 5500
Bar Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
Charlottesville, VA
5

The Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5
Can't say enough about how wonderful our stay on Spectacle Island was. Of course, Maine is beautiful, the hikes in Acadia were incredible, etc. etc... that goes without saying. But the hospitality that Jaime and AJ (and Ava!) provided was beyond compare. They clearly care deeply about the island and its guests, and constantly went out of their way to be sure that our stay was perfect in every way. We would stay at Spectacle Island again even if it were on a lake in the middle of Nebraska, just to enjoy the company of our wonderful hosts. The fact that SI is in the middle of one of the most incredible parks in the US just seems like icing on the cake.
  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Escape the crowds and retreat to your own Private Island
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p111134vb
+1 631- 833- 5500
Bar Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
De Pere, WI
5

Amazing. Awesome. And just nice people.

  • 5 of 5
This was our second trip to Spectacle Island and it was even better than the first time. We stayed 2 weeks, instead of 1, we knew our hosts better, and we had family come and stay at various times. Our hosts AJ and Jaime couldn't possibly be more accommodating. Seals, puffins, porpoises, eagles and ospreys, we saw it all. We hiked at least 8 of the peaks in Acadia NP. We kayaked. We ate lobster and ice cream. We enjoyed a couple quiet days in when it rained. We toured the harbors. It was perfect. And we're booked for next year already. I can't say enough nice things about this property and our time there.
  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Beach
Outside your door
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Bar harbor
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Grindstone neck golf course
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Bar harbor
Car: recommended

Also available is an Alden rowing shell, great for physical activity, 6 kayaks, a 16' day sailer, and endless opportunitys to take rides on the island launch

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Bar Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 29 2014 - Aug 30 2014
3 night minimum stay
$1,800
$9,000
 
 
Fall
Aug 31 2014 - Oct 18 2014
3 night minimum stay
$1,000
$7,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 8.0%
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Amenities

Amenities

Bar Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Internet ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Ice Maker
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Detached Bunkhouse with Bunk Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Books
Outside:
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Balcony
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • health/beauty spa
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • shopping
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
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