Two well-built, well maintained, tastefully improved, ecologically friendly, fully-furnished, easy-to-live in, ocean front summer cabins -- part of a secluded family compound -- near Acadia National Park. RATES QUOTED ARE PER CABIN/WEEK.
Beautiful wooded site on bluff overlooking Frenchman Bay. Landscaping offers a considerable sense of privacy. Comfortably furnished front deck provides spacious views of downeast Maine, with Lamoine State Park across the water. Seventy steps down sturdy stairway to public access beach.
Each 'Chalet' features attractive, well furnished and well equipped interior and exterior spaces, incl. 'great room' (living/kitchen/dining area) with high ceiling and wonderful bay views through large picture windows 2BD/1BA; indoor and outdoor (h/c) showers; comfortably sleeps 4-5;
Electronically-controlled propane-fired space heater, pilotless-range/oven and on-demand domestic hot water; woodstove (E) or fireplace (W); stereo boombox plays AM and FM radio, and CDs; color TV set serves as monitor for DVD player. High-speed wi-fi internet access.
Kitchen equipped with refrigerator/freezer, microwave oven, counters and cabinets, coffee grinder, automatic coffee maker and basic sets of flatware, crockery, glassware and utensils.
No dishwasher or clothes washer/dryer on premises. WE THEREFORE ASK GUESTS WHO ARE DRIVING FROM HOME TO BRING THEIR OWN BED LINENS (SHEETS/PILLOWCASES) AND TOWELS (FOR KITCHEN, BATH & BEACH)
In other cases, we can provide, if needed, for an additional fee of $50.
No land-line telephone.Pretty good mobile phone reception.
No TV reception.
On-site parking for 1-2 vehicles/cabin
Free, island-wide shuttle bus stop and MDI Biological Laboratory are within easy walking distance. Six miles to/from downtown Bar Harbor. Four miles to/from main entrance to Acadia National Park.
MDI and surroundings offer great hiking, biking, kayaking, sightseeing, touring, golfing, tennis, workout facilities, swimming, boating, shopping, libraries, movies, concerts, etc.etc.
Keywords: Ideal vacation rental,
great location, beautiful views.
Senior academic couple, longtime summer residents on MDI. Happy to share the beauty of Acadia with our valued guests.
Our family began summering on MDI in the late 1950s when Steve did research at Jackson Laboratory. MDI remains for us 'the most beautiful island in the world.'
The LOCATION. The VIEWS.
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK.
Furnishings in each cabin include a scrapbook containing local favorite sights, activities, eateries, etc., and a notebook in which to make observations, suggestions, etc.
Free island-wide shuttle bus service operates on regular schedule mid-June to October. Go almost anywhere on the island. Nearest stop is at Hadley Point Campground (approx. 0.5 mi from cabins).
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May 14 2014 - Oct 18 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
|Notes||Rates quoted are per week for one cabin.|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.