CHARMING, LAKEFRONT COTTAGE NEAR OCEAN IN DOWNEAST MAINE!

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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CHARMING, LAKEFRONT COTTAGE NEAR OCEAN IN DOWNEAST MAINE!

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4 BR, 2full baths,sleeps 8-12 max,WD,full kitchen, kayaks, rowboat, canoe

Comfortable, recently renovated lakeside cottage on beautiful Orange Lake near Whiting, Maine. Enjoy sitting next to the lakeside as you view bald eagles, loons, osprey and even the occasional moose. Or, kayak across the 225 acre lake to get a closer look. Rental price includes use of 3 kayaks, a rowboat and canoe, cookware and linens. Relax a you fish from the dock or sit by the campfire enjoying some of the most awesome sunsets in the east!

Day trips to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, Campobello Island (Canada), whale watching, lighthouses and some of the most scenic hiking trails imaginable are all possibilities from this location. Enjoy lobster dinners and wild Maine blueberry pie lakeside or in one of several nearby, reasonably-priced restaurants.

Great location for couples and families. Responsible pet owners may inquire.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Marie Setley

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2007
Speaks english
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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Property Reviews

Charming, Lakefront Cottage Near Ocean in Downeast Maine!
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
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Charming, Lakefront Cottage Near Ocean in Downeast Maine!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p151917
610 775-9715
Whiting Downeast and Acadia
Reading PA USA
5

Downeast Maine

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2007
  • Stayed: Sep 2007
Couldn't have picked a better time of the year to be at the lake. We found everything (and I mean everything) you would have wanted or needed available to us. The location of this property was perfect. The close proximity to major tourist sites was a plus but then you had the serenity of the lake right at your back door. We went looking for adventure but also quiet time and found both at this location. The rental process was a breeze and owners were VERY accommodating! We will defintely return to Downeast Maine again!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 11/11
business
Charming, Lakefront Cottage Near Ocean in Downeast Maine!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p151917
610 775-9715
Whiting Downeast and Acadia
5

Very relaxing memorable vacation!!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
We had such a wonderful time at the this home in Whiting Maine. The house was very nice and worked out well with our family. We loved being right at the Lake, especially our teenagers who enjoyed fishing until their hearts content! Everything was so peaceful, we basically had the whole lake to ourselves. Just what we needed as a family! Thank you! Lititz PA
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Charming, Lakefront Cottage Near Ocean in Downeast Maine!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p151917
610 775-9715
Whiting Downeast and Acadia
Kingston
5

Wonderful Private Retreat

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
My husband and I, along with our two dogs, stayed at the Orange Lake for 10 wonderful days in September 2010. We couldn't ask for a better rental. We have been renting homes in the summer/fall for several years and with this rental there were no disappointments. The house was exactly as we expected, except that the area around the house was more beautiful than we imagined. The house had a beautiful view of Orange Lake from virtually every room in the house, the master bedroom was especially beautiful with a king size bed and huge windows to view the lake, making it very difficult to leave in the morning! We especially loved the privacy. We rented this home expecting it to be "away from it all" and it definitely was, located on a private road with very quiet neighbors. The Setley's were fantastic to deal with and if it wasn't for the house being 9.5 hours away, we would go there all the time. We look forward to our next trip to this awesome retreat!!
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 6/6
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Charming, Lakefront Cottage Near Ocean in Downeast Maine!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p151917
610 775-9715
Whiting Downeast and Acadia
Arlington, MA
5

Beautiful second Home Sweet Home

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
We went to this beautiful home for a week in August with family and 2 dogs. It was the most wonderful week of the summer. We tried to take in everything the area has to offer, but will definitely need to go back.

The cabin has 3 kayaks, and we arrived with 4 more, so that everyone could explore the lake, beaver dams and lodges. We completely relaxed outside at the firepit at night watching hundreds of shooting stars and making S'Mores and relaying the scary Maine ghost stories we learned from the library at the cabin and from our collection as well. We visited Cobscook State Park, took in a whalewatch on the Sylvina Beal, ate ourselves silly at local restaurants and met so many wonderful people. A day trip to Campobello Island was also a must for those of us with passports. Everyone fished and the boys fought for the prime spot at the end of the dock. Although very far from home, it was well worth the trip.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing
Helpful votes: 4/4
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Charming, Lakefront Cottage Near Ocean in Downeast Maine!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p151917
610 775-9715
Whiting Downeast and Acadia
canada
5

Get away in Maine

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
Just spent a beautiful week in Maine with husband and two teenage daughters. It was everything as desribed and then some. It was like a home away from home. The special attention to decor made it a truly beautiful experience. We very much appreciated the owners checking in with us and ensuring that we had arrived safely and that everything was in order. I would highly reccommend to anyone wanting a get away. It was a great place to enjoy the water and some sun. The girls loved kayaking everyday. They were never bored which is pretty impresive for teenagers. The area has a wide variety of restaurants to satisfy your taste for season.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Bangor
Nearest Ferry
70 Miles
Deer Isle, Easport
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US Route 1
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Roques Bluff, Herring Cove/Campobello Is. NB
Nearest Barpub
13 Miles
Machias, ME
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Machias/Jonesport or Herring Cove, Camp. Island,
Nearest Restaurant
11 Miles
Helens, Bluebird Ranch, Riverside Inn B & B
Car: necessary

Orange Lake is located between Machias and Whiting, Maine. It sits directly off coastal route 1. Downeast Washington County Maine is recognized as one of the country's finest birdwatching areas. It is one of the few areas in the country where Puffins can be viewed. Hiking the beautiful Bold Coast oceanside trails, whale watching, sailing on numerous lakes or from nearby Eastport and Bar Harbor, visits to East and West Quoddy Lighthouses, lobster festivals, Eco tours, kayaking and August wild blueberry festival are but a few of the many activities available in this diverse and historic area.

Other Activities: bird watching, hiking, whale watching, kayaking, canoeing, swimming, sailing,

Golf: 8 hole golf courses available in Jonesboro, Campobello Island (CA), and near Calais, ME (25 min - 40 min drives)

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Availability & Rates

Whiting Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Shoulder Season
Jun 7 2014 - Jun 27 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$900
7 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Season
Jun 28 2014 - Sep 5 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$1,200
7 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
Sep 6 2014 - Oct 3 2014
$130
$900
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49.00
each guest over 8 per wk $75.00 + Tax
Pet Fee $50.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes Weekly rate for up to 8 people, add. fee of $75px/week,$50/pet/week upon approval-NO Security dep
Weekly rates includes housekeeping; free Internet service; free national long distance phone calls; use of rowboat (trolling motor available upon request), 2 singles and 1 double kayak, 16 foot Old Town canoe, life jackets, all linens, kitchen utensils and equipment, dishwasher, basic spices
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Amenities

Whiting Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Lake
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Firewood
  • Gas Heating
  • Washing Machine
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Telescope
  • Backpack
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , washer, dryer
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • towels included, initial supply of toilet paper, sample soaps and lotions
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , bunks
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 2 sitting rooms
    Upstairs L.Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sofabed
    Downstairs Family room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 futon, double
  • 4 regular bedrooms in addition to 1 double sized futon and 1 queen sofa bed in living/sitting areas (one on each level). All linens included in rental price
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Canoe
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Large Cooler
  • Shed
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • museums
  • forests
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • whale watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • photography
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • hunting
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • sound/bay fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
Notes:
32' flat screen and 26 ' flat screen TVs Firewood is available on-site at extra cost (honor system) kitchen remodeled with dishwasher added in 2009 wireless INTERNET service added in 2011
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