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NOW AVAILABLE: SAT 9/20 TO SAT 9/27 OFF-PEAK RATE

Murray & Karen Washburn

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Speaks: english, french
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Murray & Karen Washburn

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Bailey Island Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 Waterfront Bedrooms, 1 Full Bath, Sleeps 6, Fireplace, Sunset-facing Porch

Sunset-facing Bayfront directly on Merriconeag Sound, SEABREEZE is owner-designed; we built it in 2002. It replicates many of the old (1880's) fishing cottages to be found on Bailey Island. Indeed it is an island, but connected to the Mainland by a unique, historic granite cribstone bridge. The cottage is a 200yd walk to the Garrison Cove boat-launching ramp and popular Cook’s Lobster House. Kayak, Windsurfer, KiteBoard & Electric Bike rentals available on Garrison Cove (www.h2outfitters.com). Fishing, swimming & kayaking.

* Two large, 2d-floor Bedrooms facing the water….one w/comfortable queen; the other w/twin beds (can be put together). Popular 1st-floor private ‘sleeping nook’ w/full-size bed!

* For the cooler Spring or Fall evenings, fireplace and supply of dry hardwood, and Vermont Castings Cast-Iron gas-fired stove.

* L.L. Bean & Outlets in Freeport; Bowdoin College Summer Theatre, restaurants in nearby Brunswick and Bath.

****** Summer/Peak rate: $1245/wk....June 21 to Sept 20

****** Spring/Fall Off-Peak Rate: $1030/wk - April, May, June (to 6/21); and Sept 20 to Oct 25 ***********

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Murray & Karen Washburn (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

5
based on 3 traveler reviews

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Bailey Island Portland and Casco Bay Area
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I and my family have been going to this cottage for the past 4 years...I just love this place...We have not had one problem and the place is always clean and the views are spectacular! With views like this, you don't need a TV just a good book and some good wine...lol. I always feel at home here and this year, 2014, we will be staying here 2 times, that's how much we love it here. The folks around are friendly and the fresh seafood is delicious! I hope that if you are reading this, please know you will not be disappointed with this place, I am a cleanaholic and I have never had any problems. I was hesitant about writing a review because I want to keep this place a secret but It just to beautiful to keep a secret. Anyone who is considering visiting Bailey Island please do so and stay at this beautiful home you will feel like you are in another world. It is just beautiful and relaxing, you will come home feeling like a new person and you will look forward to your next visit to the island. Thanks Murray and Karen for sharing your home with us...one day I will win the lotto and I am going to make you an offer you cannot refuse... :) Carmen and Chris
  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

it doesn't get any better than this

it doesn't get any better than this
  • 5 of 5
we had the time of our lives at this lovely cottage and can't wait to get back.... inside was tidy and decorated in perfect rustic island style...the view was unbelievable - kayakers, lobstermen tending to their traps, heron and gulls, and the sleeping nook off the kitchen was a favorite spot to watch the stars and the ocean without ever lifting your head from the pillow....we had lobsters, fished, and took two cruises - one on the "island romance" ferry that docks right down the road at cook's and leaves every day at noon for a narrated tour of the bay; and the other to the admiral peary museum on eagle island (from the dolphin marina in harpswell) for hiking and a picnic...we found sea glass, enjoyed visiting land's end gift shop, the giant stairs, and walked from one end of the island to the other... the salty air made us feel so healthy - and hungry! we also brought our bikes and found a nice path along the river at cook's corner (the island itself can be a bit challenging for biking), about a 15-minute drive from the island... oh and did i mention the peaceful reading spot in the backyard adirondack chairs? truly a little piece of paradise and i recommend this adorable cottage wholeheartedly.
  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Bailey Island Portland and Casco Bay Area
Fort Collins, CO
5

Loved Seabreeze

  • 5 of 5
I recently returned from a week at the Seabreeze cottage with my 8mo daughter, 75 yr old mother and brother. We all had a great time. The weather was perfect allowing us to only use the propane stove in the early mornings to warm the place back up from the chilly nights. The sunsets over the harbor were terrific. While it wasn't the most child-proof location, my daughter loved crawling around both inside and outside, so as long as she had plenty of adult supervision, she was safe & had a blast! My mom loved the sleeping nook on the first floor.

You'll definitely want to stock up on groceries as there aren't many restaurants nearby (other than Cooks, which is pricey.) We bought lobsters off the dock at Mackerel Cove for only $2.50/lb. We used the clam/lobster pot at the cottage and steamed the lobster (& some fresh corn we'd gotten at a local farm stand) and had a great, traditional Maine dinner. The kitchen has plenty of dishes, pots & utensils.

The upstairs bedrooms are very roomy & comfortable. I loved the view from the bedrooms and had plenty of room to set up a travel crib for my daughter.
  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing

Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Portland JetPort, ME
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Cook's Lobster House
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Freeport, ME
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Amtrak, Portland, ME
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Brunswick, I295
Nearest Restaurant
13 Miles
Brunswick, ME restaurants
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Popham Beach & Reed State Parks
Car: necessary

1/2hr drive S. to Freeport, ME ( www.freeportmaine.com/ ) - home to L.L. Bean and many related outlets and restaurants. 1/2hr drive N. to Bath, ME ( www.visitbath.com ) - City of Shipbuilding and our favorite, Maine Maritime Museum ( www.mainemaritimemuseum.org )

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Rates & Availability

Bailey Island Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off-Peak Spring
Apr 19 - Jun 20
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 nights
$1,030
 
 
Peak/Summer
Jun 21 - Sep 19
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 nights
$1,245
 
 
Off-Peak Fall
Sep 20 - Oct 25
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 nights
$1,030
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 7.0%
Notes Summer 2014: $1245/wk; Spring/Fall: $1030/wk; See 'Rental Rates'
***** PLEASE DO NOT ASK TO BRING YOUR PET *****

*****Taking 2014 Reservations beginning Weds, Jan 1, 2014*****

At time of Reservation/Confirmation, we require your check for $400 ($300 rent-deposit plus $100 refundable security-cleaning deposit) - swept clean, dishes washed, blankets folded, fridge cleaned out/no food left - neat.
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Amenities

Bailey Island Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Claw-foot tub/shower
  • Full, clawfoot porcelain tub, brass shower & hand-sprayer
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Premium Queen mattress set, comforters, blankets & pillows
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Popular 'Sleeping Nook'; premium Full-Size mattress set
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Converts to King, comforters, blankets & pillows
  • Sunset/water-facing bedroom windows; Premium mattress-sets; Blankets, pillows & comforters/puffs provided; Bring your own: * Bedsheets, and/or Sleeping Bags * Pillowcases, * Bath Towels, * Bath Mats * Dish Towels * Beach Towels
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
***** PLEASE DO NOT ASK TO BRING YOUR PET ***** Cuisinart Coffee-Maker and Calphalon cookware; new propane cookrange & oven.....Microwave.... Apt.-size Refrigerator.....Combination European washer/dryer.....No TV - bring your own DVD's & DVD player......CD-player & FM. WiFi internet.....Vermont Castings Propane Stove......Fireplace w/dry hardwood provided......300yd walk to Famous COOK's LOBSTER HOUSE on Garrison Cove.....Phone: (Incoming only) (Outgoing: 911, 800 & Credit Card), or preferably your Mobile.....Saturday AM rubbish pick-up provided.....Local recycling Center open Sat AM. Lastly........on Departure-Saturday: Before we come in to clean & prepare for the following guests, we expect & count-on your leaving the cottage swept, neat orderly, dishes washed, blankets folded, fridge cleaned, no food - neat, just the way you will find it upon your arrival! (0:

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