Bass Harbor House Rental Photos and Description
4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 8
Enjoy all Mount Desert Island has to offer at the beautiful Seamist Cottage. A classic 1800's New England Farmhouse located within a 2 minute walk to Bass Harbor, the ferry and restaurants. The layout is ideal for a large family or 2 families. Upstairs, there is a master bedroom with a king tempurpedic bed, a bedroom with twin beds and a large bathroom with shower. Downstairs there is a bedroom with queen bed, a bedroom with twin bunk beds and a large bathroom with shower and washer & dryer. In addition, downstairs there is a family room with fireplace, fully equipped kitchen with window seat and dining area, mudroom and sliding doors to an outdoor patio with teak table and chairs. The front of the house has a wrap around porch with wicker chairs and tables. The 1 acre property has mature gardens and stepping stone paths. One path leads to a wonderful grassy yard with sand box, picnic table, and a shed to store bikes and beach chairs.
Need more space? The Seamist Cottage has an attached 1 bedroom apartment with it's own entrance. Please visit #208513 for more details.
Bass Harbor Village: Bass Harbor is located on beautiful Mount Desert Island, Maine. It is the perfect bast to explore all of Mount Desert Island's Villages and Acadia National Park without all the crowds. The Seamist Cottage is located on the Island Explorer Bus Route which will makes stops in Southwest Harbor, Bar Harbor, and numerous places in Acadia National Park. You can get on & off the bus directly in front the Seamist Cottage making getting around the island enjoyable and stress free.
Bass Harbor is a picturesque working fishing village. The Seamist Cottage is a lovely 2 minute stroll to the harbor. The harbor boasts (3) seasonal restaurants, a model ship/book store, the ferry to Swan's Island and the Bass Harbor Historical Society Museum. In every season, it is a lovely place to take a stroll, watch the boats, and skip a stone in the water.
Acadia National Park & MDI: The lovely Seamist Cottage is minutes from the famous Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, Wonderland and Ship Harbor Trails of Acadia National Park. Echo Lake Beach is a 10 minute drive. The Park Loop Road, with access to Cadillac Mountain, Sand Beach, Thunderhole, Asticou Gardens is a 20 minute drive.
Southwest Harbor is 3 miles away, Bar Harbor is 17 miles. The village of Bernard on the west side of Bass harbor is home to Thurston's Lobster Pound and the Bass Harbor Memorial Library.
Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park is a spectacular place to visit. We hope to see you soon!
- children welcome
- pets considered
- suitable for elderly or infirm