4 miles from downtown Bar Harbor, 2 miles from Acadia National Park entrance. The property is in a very desirable, rural/wooded neighborhood on quiet Sand Point Road, across street from Frenchman Bay with peek ocean views. Authentic 1865 New England Farmhouse-style home with newly restored traditional interior and modern conveniences, on 2 acres of lovely grounds with lawn, rosa rugosa bushes, mature apple, spruce, pine trees and gardens surrounding the building and in stone wall beds; and a covered stone well. The back three-quarter acre is a woodlot of tall, spaced pine and spruce clear at ground level for easy walking on covering bed of pine needles. Seasonal stream bordering the property that for almost all of the year runs in cascades over miniature stone falls and pools as it flows to the ocean close by. Nearby access to the shore stone beach. Walk to Salisbury Cove, mini-golf, restaurants, convenience store and ice cream shop. Near hiking, biking, shopping, fishing and swimming.
Total Rate and Booking Procedure: •*Maine's 7% lodging tax added to rate (all other fees included in rate)
1/2 of rent due with return of signed lease, remainder due one month prior to arrival date, (security deposit due 2 weeks prior to arrival)
Additional Discount also offered to repeat renters!
Check-In / Check-Out:
Check – In is anytime after 4 pm on Saturdays. Arrive at the house per directions given above and unload and make yourselves comfortable. The house will be unlocked. Call upon arriving and a rental representative will come by shortly to give you the keys, collect the rental balance due, and answer any questions you may have. Please call at any time during your stay if you need anything or have any problems.
The telephone land line at 208 Sand Point Road is ( 2 0 7 ) 2 8 8 – 4 4 7 3.
Any instructions necessary for Internet, WIFI, cable TV, DVD player, phone, appliances, heat, etc. will be on sheets in the house and in the info packet you received. However, don’t hesitate to call 266 – 4565 if you have a problem or can’t figure out something.
Check – Out is by 11 am the following Saturday. PLEASE LEAVE THE KEY INSIDE AND THE HOUSE UNLOCKED UPON DEPARTURE. Please notify us if you feel you have damaged anything. (No worries about a broken glass or plate or two.) After we visit the house to clean, damage deposit will no longer be held, unless, of course, there is any real damage.
Driving Directions :
From I 95 Approaching Bangor:
Approaching Bangor take exit 182A to merge onto I 395 East toward Bangor. Take exit 6A to merge onto US 1A East / Wilson St. toward Ellsworth/Bar Harbor/US 1/Coastal Route. Continue onto High St. in Ellsworth. Continue onto Bar Harbor Rd. ME 3 East toward Bar Harbor.
From Bangor International Airport:
Head southeast on Godfrey Blvd. Take first right to stay on Godfrey Blvd. Turn right at Union St. Continue over bridge to Brewer and onto US 1A East / Wilson St. toward Ellsworth/Bar Harbor/US 1/Coastal Route. Continue onto High St. in Ellsworth. Continue onto Bar Harbor Rd. ME 3 East toward Bar Harbor.
From Coastal Route US-1:
At the Route 1 / rte 3 intersection in Ellsworth take Rte 3 east to Bar Harbor.
After crossing the bridge onto Mount Desert Island (approx 8 ½ miles), bear left at the Parkadia gas station split onto Rte 3 to Bar Harbor. Go approx 4 ½ miles and, at the top of the hill across from the Best Western, turn left onto Old Bar Harbor Rd. at the “Sand Point” sign and TAKE AN IMMEDIATE RIGHT ONTO SAND POINT ROAD. The house, white with green roof and shutters, is down 1/3 mile on the right. Look for the “208 Sand Point Rental” sign at the drive.
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Located near Bar Harbor on beautiful Mount Desert Island, Maine, home of Acadia National Park. Acadia is one of the most visited and scenic national parks with breathtaking ocean views, sand and stone beaches and hundreds of miles of spectacular hiking trails and carriage roads for some of the best biking and running anywhere. The many ponds, lakes, coves and beaches offer great opportunities for swimming, fishing, kayaking and canoeing. Mount desert Island's quaint villages and charming towns offer first class restaurants and shopping along with myriad activities and cultural interests of authentic New England and Maine flavor. Visit one of the most naturally beautiful and enjoyable spots in the U.S. featuring spectacular scenery, authentic regional charm and with fun for the entire family in a setting of healthy nature activities and local character.
Other Activities: Hiking in Acadia National Park, nature viewing, cross country skiing, sledding, dining, shopping and activities in Bar Harbor.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event||Minimum Stay|
Nov 1 2013 - Apr 25 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
|A $ 500.00 damage deposit shall be held on credit card for damage or excessive cleaning required.
Above rates are for early advance bookings. Additional 10% discount available for reservations confirmed by February 28, 2013 with total sent as deposit. Listed rates may change without notice prior to reservations made. For reservations less than a week, total is required as deposit, refundable onl
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.
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