2 BD VINTAGE WATERFRONT COTTAGE ON 3 PRIVATE ACRES - PEMAQUID/ROUND POND

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2 BD VINTAGE WATERFRONT COTTAGE ON 3 PRIVATE ACRES - PEMAQUID/ROUND POND

Pemaquid Point Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Vintage Waterfront Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath

One of the most spectacular coastal areas of Maine, Pemaquid Point Peninsula offers spectacular views of crashing surf, the famous Pemaquid Point lighthouse, and the magical Island of Monhegan.

Nearby Damariscotta, Boothbay Harbor, and Christmas Cove offer excellent dining, shopping and much more.

'Summer Hill' is a charming 1930's waterfront cottage. It sits on 3 private acres and is quiet and secluded yet close to all amenities. The bright, sunny interior is furnished with vintage wicker, old hickory, and oriental rugs, and you will feel as though you have stepped back in time.

Enjoy reading, relaxing or eating your steamed lobsters and clams on the large deck surrounded by soft ocean breezes, lush fern gardens and trees.

Summer Hill has queen size beds in both the first floor master bedroom, and sleeping loft, accessible by short ladder, as shown in photos.

Rent a kayak or canoe and hop in at waters edge for a great day of boating or swimming in Round Pond Harbor. (www.mainekayak.com will drop them off at waters edge)

This is a very special place to relax and get away from it all!

Within minutes of the cottage enjoy the famous Pemaquid Point lighthouse and its museum. The crashing surf surrounds you as you take it all in. Bring your picnic dinner and wine for a sunset you will never forget!

Enjoy the Seagull Cafe next door for delicious Maine blueberry pancakes or one of the many delicious nearby eateries which offer the best local seafood you can imagine!

Enjoy a short cruise to the infamous Monhegan Island where some of the most famous American painters (both past and present) reside, most notably The Wyeth family, for an experience you will never forget. Walk the bluffs and take in this special place that time has hardly changed in a century or more.

Enjoy a Puffin cruise and watch the local sea-life up close.

Go shopping, antiquing and stroll through the local charming villages of Damariscotta, Boothbay Harbor, Camden and Rockport, which are all nearby. There are wonderful restaurants in every village and hamlet for you to enjoy.

Golf, tennis and the local YMCA are close by too.

Enjoy the freshest seafood around, especially our world famous lobsters, oysters and haddock.

Summer Hill offers a cozy and charming retreat yet is just minutes away from all the attractions. Come enjoy the wonderful place called Maine!

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

Laura

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Speaks english
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p395465vb
518-573-7838
Pemaquid Point Boothbay Harbor Area
5

LOVELY COTTAGE - THANK YOU!

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful time relaxing at this little cottage on the Pemaquid peninsula. The owners have set it up with everything you would need for an easy week away -- rain or shine. The cabin itself is comfortable, has a lot of charm, and is very private. The rental location is not so far down the peninsula, which makes getting around the area very easy. We found the owners and caretakers very helpful and responsive. Thanks for a wonderful stay!
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p395465vb
518-573-7838
Pemaquid Point Boothbay Harbor Area
Florida
5

QUAINT AND CHARMING, COZY AND SECLUDED....THE PERFECT COASTAL MAINE VACATION COTTAGE!

  • 5 of 5
We just returned from 2 weeks at Summer Hill and we absolutely loved it! First, the location was incredibly private....we could see no other houses from the cottage and we felt like we were alone in the woods. It was just the right size for the two of us, and we had guests for three evenings who were very comfortable in the loft. We loved the bright and sunny living room...perfect for relaxing and reading and listening to great music from the classical station. Summer Hill exceeded our expectations....very clean, well-maintained and the kitchen was well-stocked with everything we needed. Plus there was a very nice gas grill on the deck! The kitchen was somewhat quirky, with the original 1930's cabinets and windows, but that just added to the charm...and it had plenty of cupboard space and everything we needed. A nice surprise was the supply of extras in the bathroom....even some brand-new toothbrushes, just in case. Another nice surprise was a welcome gift....I won't give away the secret, but it is homemade and yummy! The cottage has exactly the character we love...the quaint charm of an earlier era, but with all the modern conveniences. Even great wi-fi and satellite TV!

We loved the proximity to everything. Damariscotta -- which is charming and has great shops and galleries -- is just a short drive away. There are great restaurants in Round Pond and we loved the breakfast at the Seagull, next to the Pemaquid Lighthouse. Don't miss the Granite Hill Store...charming housewares, a great selection of penny candy and ice cream. It was like an old-fashioned general store. And of course, the Pemaquid Lobster Co-op where we had several great meals....not just lobster but great chowder too! We love antiquing and there are many shops within an easy drive....and we never miss Moody's Diner up in Waldoboro....a midcoast Maine tradition.

This was our first trip back to Maine after an absence of several years....but we will definitely be back and now we can't imagine staying anywhere else! We will definitely recommend Summer Hill to family and friends....it is a little piece of heaven in the woods!
  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p395465vb
518-573-7838
Pemaquid Point Boothbay Harbor Area
Boston, MA
5

QUIET HIDEAWAY AT CLASSIC MAINE FISHING HARBOR

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful week at this lovely camp in the woods with frontage onto a quiet fishing and recreational harbor. The cottage was just as described and very thoughtfully furnished (with coffee filters, shampoo and olive oil) and the owner was pleasant. We took excellent bike rides on Pemaquid Point and rented kayaks for the week - you can paddle over to the lobster pound and bring your lobsters home to cook or take your wine and hors d'oevres and eat on the docks. There are wild turkeys in the yard. Great day trip to Monhegan Island, and don't miss the bakery just down the road. Local oysters are also a find. Don't hesitate - this is a "must rent!"
  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p395465vb
518-573-7838
Pemaquid Point Boothbay Harbor Area
New Haven, CT
5

APEACEFUL WEEK IN A CHARMING SETTING.

  • 5 of 5
We have just spend a super week at this cottage. The description was accurate and it really is as pretty as it looks. The cottage has lots of character, but was also comfortable, and very clean. Everything was well-maintained, both inside and outside the cottage. Our daughter (aged 11) loved the loftbed, the kitchen had all we needed, and we BBQed on the deck. It is peaceful - we never saw our neighbors - and the view from the water's edge is beautiful. There is no dock and it is muddy at low tide, but you could swim from the cottage (we didn't as we found other places nearby). All our contact with the owner was helpful and friendly. This was definitely a quiet vacation (although we did visit local sites like the lighthouse on Pemaquid Point and took a superb day boat trip.) The lobster on the wharf at Round Pond (5 mins away) is fabulous. We would certainly recommend this cottage for singles, couples, or small families, but not with young children as the loft bed is up a sleep ladder.
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p395465vb
518-573-7838
Pemaquid Point Boothbay Harbor Area
Medford, MA
5

QUIET GET AWAY

  • 5 of 5
This rental property is a great place if you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life for a little while. It is off the beaten path, but that adds so much to it's charm. The area is rich with history and natural beauty, with charming little villages and breathtaking ocean vistas. There are plenty of places to enjoy fresh from the ocean seafood, delicious local ice cream, and many art galleries to peruse, if that strikes your fancy, or if you prefer, a quiet drive around the area to see the historic architecture and tranquil landscape. The cottage itself is quaint, but still with enough modern amenities to make your vacation very relaxing. We utilized the grill in lieu of eating out, spent time relaxing on the back deck overlooking the path down to the water and spent each evening curled up on the couch watching movies. The owner is extremely courteous and was an immense pleasure to rent from, I would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a vacation of relaxation and rejuvenation.
  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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2 BD Vintage Waterfront Cottage on 3 Private Acres - Pemaquid/Round Pond
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p395465vb
518-573-7838
Pemaquid Point Boothbay Harbor Area
NJ/NY
5

QUIET, CLEAN AND AFFORDABLE COTTAGE

  • 5 of 5
If you are looking for a quiet cottage in Maine to enjoy the beauty the state offers, then this is definitely a great choice - and affordable. The cottage looks exactly as the photos show, so there was no surprise there; and when we arrived everything was in its place and clean.

It was so nice to be somewhere surrounded by beautiful trees and not even see another house! The owner leaves a binder full of ideas and suggestions in the area, which was really nice, as we didn't do much research leading up to the trip. So we appreciated having some local recommendations. The kitchen had all the basic cookware and utensils you need and the property is huge and leads right down to the water.

As far as the general location. Pemaquid is small and quiet. I'm thinking with kids, it may not be the best place as there is not a lot to do, other than eat and enjoy the outdoors. Though it's not far from Booth Bay Harbor - about a 45 minute drive and there you will find miniature golf, aquarium, museums, etc. However, Pemaquid offers great restaurants and we enjoyed going to Shaws where we bought lobsters to cook at home; and also dined there. It's a beautiful little town on the coast.
  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Portland, Maine
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Monhegan Ferry
Car: necessary

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Availability & Rates

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Pemaquid Point Cottage Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2014
Jun 21 2014 - Sep 19 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Fall 2014
Sep 20 2014 - Oct 18 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
A $300 reservation deposit is required to guarantee your booking. Deposit is returned approximately 2 weeks after your departure date assuming no damage or excessive cleaning required. A 35-day notice is required for a full refund, less reservation fee. If less than 35 days, no refund is issued unless same week(s) can be rebooked. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Tax Rate 8.0%
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Amenities

Pemaquid Point Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Telephone ...
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bathoom with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Queen size bed in master bedroom on first level.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Loft area with queen size bed.
    Bedroom 2 - Master bedroom with queen bed and loft with gueen bed
  • Master bedroom has queen size bed. Loft bedroom has queen size bed. (Please see photo with ladder to loft)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • CD Player
  • Books
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • whale watching
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • pier fishing
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