BEAUTIFUL OCEANFRONT LOG HOME NEAR ACADIA NATIONAL PARK- HIKE, FISH, AND KAYAK

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Rich Krasner

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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BEAUTIFUL OCEANFRONT LOG HOME NEAR ACADIA NATIONAL PARK- HIKE, FISH, AND KAYAK

Gouldsboro Cabin Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 9 or 10

A great spot to just relax and enjoy the view. Our renters agree that the photographs don't do it justice. A large great room has floor to ceiling windows overlooking the bay, and has a stone fireplace so you can watch the sunset or sit by the fire. The kitchen is very well appointed and includes just about everything the chef desires except the food. There is a full laundry room with a washer and a dryer. No need to waste hours at the laundromat. The rec room includes a ping pong table, games, video tapes, and satellite TV as well as a cozy stone fireplace and a seating area to relax and enjoy the fire or the spectacular view of Frenchman Bay. The children's bedroom is furnished with a full/twin bunk bed, a toddler bed, and a Pack n Play. In addition there are two beautifully furnished bedrooms with queen-size beds. There is a queen size sofa bed in the great room, and two comfortable inflatable beds which each sleep two adults.

The home is located about 35 minutes from Bar Harbor, the hub of activities on Mount Desert Island and gateway to Acadia National Park. Bar Harbor offers dozens of restaurants and shops and also kayak and bike rentals.

Hikers who prefer less crowded trails will find that nearby Black Mountain and Schoodic Mountain offer gorgeous panoramic vistas of lakes, ponds, Frenchman Bay, and the Porcupine Islands without the large numbers of hikers found on the better known trails of Acadia.

Winter Harbor, just 5 minutes away, offers galleries, shops and dining, all located in a quaint lobstering village with a picturesque town harbor and dock. A passenger ferry runs numerous trips daily from Winter Harbor to Bar Harbor. Lobster pounds abound, and two are located within a couple of miles of the house. Swim and fish at nearby Jones Pond or Donnell Pond at the foot of Schoodic Mountain. Kayaks can be rented in nearby Birch Harbor and kayak tours can also be arranged.

The entrance to the Schoodic Section of Acadia National Park is a few minutes from the house by car or bike, and is a beautiful 'secret' spot which is visited by only a few of the thousands of visitors to Acadia.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment

Rich Krasner

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Speaks english
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Property Reviews

Beautiful Oceanfront Log Home near Acadia National Park- Hike, Fish, and Kayak
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
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Beautiful Oceanfront Log Home near Acadia National Park- Hike, Fish, and Kayak
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p388406
1-609-654-4540
Gouldsboro Downeast and Acadia
5

Summer 2013

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
We are a 3 generation family of 7, ranging in age from 25-90 years old. The house on Island View was perfect for all of us. We used the 2 fireplaces every night, and the kitchen meets the standards of foodies like us. we put our kayaks in right on the property ocean front. the one time there was a problem with the house, Greg was there immediately to take care of it. Rich directed us to Gouldsboro Enterprise up the road for lobster. We bought them right as they were unloaded from the boat for $3.25/lb! There is no reason to ever go to Bar Harbor-the Schoodic Peninsula, has everything except crowds and traffic. This is a perfect venue -everyone was happy! we will be back.
Ann S.
Narberth, Pa.
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Beautiful Oceanfront Log Home near Acadia National Park- Hike, Fish, and Kayak
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p388406
1-609-654-4540
Gouldsboro Downeast and Acadia
5

Peaceful seaside retreat

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
The beauty and comfort of this lovely spruce log home matches it's magnificent surroundings. The thoughtful love and pride with which each detail of this beautiful home was created is apparent the moment you enter the graceful curve of the drive. When you catch a first glimpse of this serene retreat enfolded by stately spruce, overlooking a breathtaking and ever changing view of ocean, you will know that you have found the ultimate peaceful retreat for your family's vacation time together. Each room is a visual treat of beautiful, comfortable furnishings and eclectic, whimsical art and crafts, thoughtfully chosen by the owners who are sharing their home with you. Pictures can not adequately convey what you will feel once you are here. If you manage to pry yourself away from this spot there are rich cultural resources in the surrounding seaside communities diverse enough to entertain your entire family. We attended a recital performed by an internationally know pianist, and a concert by a nationally known folk recording artist within ten minutes of the home. You will want to return again and again. Bob and Barbara
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Beautiful Oceanfront Log Home near Acadia National Park- Hike, Fish, and Kayak
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p388406
1-609-654-4540
Gouldsboro Downeast and Acadia
5

The Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
With all the hustle and bustle of the holidays, this cabin was the perfect way to start off the New Year. Pure serenity.
A couple of deer wandered by. A fox meandered. A blazing fire in the stone fireplace in the beautiful main room upstairs or blazing fire in the beautiful stone fireplace downstairs. Breath in the clean air. Relax. Play cards. Grab some lobsters straight off the boat. Watch the tide roll in and out while sitting in rocking chairs overlooking the incredible ocean views. Warm and cozy. Clean.
I almost don't want to tell anyone about this special gem. The owners know exactly how to get away with this special gem nestled in the woods. Everything you need is right there.
We'd go back in a heartbeat. It's perfect.
K&F
Somerville MA
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Beautiful Oceanfront Log Home near Acadia National Park- Hike, Fish, and Kayak
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p388406
1-609-654-4540
Gouldsboro Downeast and Acadia
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December 2012 Renter

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
Rich:
I want to tell you how much we enjoyed our short week in your Maine home. The location was stunning, both in the sun and rain. As most attractions in the area were closed we took advantage of that great stone fireplace and the comfy couch to lounge in. I haven't enjoyed doing nothing so much for a long time. I even got a couple of good books read. The people of Winter Harbor were great and very welcoming.
We look forward to renting from you again. I haven't found a more relaxing place anywhere. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and your family.
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Beautiful Oceanfront Log Home near Acadia National Park- Hike, Fish, and Kayak
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p388406
1-609-654-4540
Gouldsboro Downeast and Acadia
United States
5

Wonderful Vacation Spot!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
We had a fabulous time vacationing in this wonderful house. The location is beautiful and quiet...away from the touristy Bar Harbor, but the nearby ferry can take you easily take you to Bar Harbor for a visit. The house is clean, it's stocked with all the amenities you would need for cooking up a delicious lobster dinner, and mussels picked right from the property! My husband and I stayed here with another couple and their baby. We all had a great time. The split level house with two master bedrooms is a great set up for families.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Map

Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Winter Harbor to Bar Harbor
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Grindstone Neck Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Miles
Fisherman's Inn, Winter Harbor
Car: recommended

Located in Summer Harbor, just off the Schoodic National Scenic Byway on the Beautiful Schoodic Peninsula. A quiet, peaceful getaway offering breathtaking views of Frenchman Bay and five islands, just minutes from Bar Harbor by car or ferry. You can drive, bike, or hike the few miles to the Schoodic Section of Acadia National Park. The Schoodic Loop Road offers spectacular views of Winter Harbor, The Bay, And the rugged, rocky coast of the North Atlantic.

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Availability & Rates

Gouldsboro Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Spring 2014
Mar 30 2014 - Jun 13 2014
$2,500
7 nights
 
 
Summer 2014
Jun 14 - Aug 30
$3,500
7 nights
 
 
Fall 2013
Aug 31 2014 - Nov 1 2014
$2,500
7 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$3,500
7 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500.00
Cleaning $150.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%
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Amenities

Gouldsboro Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Adventure
General:
  • Gas Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • PC
  • Wireless Internet
  • Computer Available
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telescope
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Water Cooler
  • Filtered Water
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Children's Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 child bed
  • Queen Size Sleep Sofa in Great room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Binoculars
  • Deck Furniture
  • Wood Deck
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • pond
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • museums
  • playground
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • sledding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • swimming
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • sound/bay fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • mountain climbing
  • hunting
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
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