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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Salisbury Cove House Rental Photos and Description

Victorian Style 4 Bedroom built in 1874

1500 square feet home (that feels a lot bigger) that sleeps 8 and has everything you need to feel at home. One of the past owners was a sea Captain by the name of Mitchell. After he retired from the sea, he became one of the head gardner for the Rockefeller family estate. Mr. Rockefeller gave him some wild raspberry sprigs to transplant on this property and they still grow wild on the driveway side of the house. We refer to them as 'The Rockefeller Raspberries' and we think they make the BEST pies and raspberry drizzle over cheesecake!

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome

Bob O

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Bob & Heather from Phoenix Arizona have 6 children and 4 grandchildren. Bob is a small business man and Heather is a physical therapist for more than 33 years. Our favorite past time is coming to Maine, hiking Acadia Park, exploring the Coast, and relaxing (and working!) on our cozy getaway home!

Bob O purchased this house in 2007

While vacationing here in July of 2007, Heather saw this house with a 'For Sale' sign in the front yard. Since we were both really 'taken' with this Island, we backed up, took a peek at the house, and soon after, decided to invest in a getaway so different from the SouthWest. After returning home to Phoenix, we made an offer and the rest is history. We have a summer home 3013 miles door to door from our home in Phoenix, and look forward to each summer when we return to Maine!

Our home in Bar Harbor is the only place that we really feel like we are on vacation and while we are there, we stop thinking of our work and the problems of the world. It truly is a very relaxing place and you can never run out of new experiences and adventures on the Maine coast.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book 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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Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.8
based on 4 traveler reviews

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Salisbury Cove Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
Long Island, New York
5

GREAT PLACE FOR VISITING BAR HARBOR & ACADIA

Great Place for visiting Bar Harbor & Acadia
  • 5 of 5
This house was perfect for my family while visiting Bar Harbor and Acadia. The house was spotless and everything was in working order. The owners were excellent with all communications and the entire process went smoothly. Everything you need is provided in the house and it is in a great location only a few miles from downtown and the National Park. We've rented from VRBO a few times now and each time the house has been everything as described and more, and this place was no exception. It is obvious to see that everyone who spends time here tries their best to keep it in great condition. Go ahead and rent this place with confidence - it is awesome.
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Salisbury Cove Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
Iowa
4

BEAUTIFUL HOME

  • 4 of 5
My husband, daughter and I stayed at this home for a long weekend. The home is immaculately clean and well appointed. It is evident that a lot of care was given to decorating and appointing the house. The house is on a busy road with some traffic noise. It is well situated for access to all things on the island. While it was not an issue for our party of three, the layout of the house could provide some privacy challenges for some parties. Access to the upstairs is through a LL bedroom or through the 2nd floor bathroom. The properties owners were wonderful to deal with. I would recommend this property to others.
  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Salisbury Cove Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
San Francisco, CA
5

ABSOLUTELY PERFECT - WE WILL NEVER STAY ANYWHERE ELSE!!!

  • 5 of 5
We normally don't write reviews, but we had to share!!

This was absolutely the coziest, most-family oriented cabin we have ever stayed on VRBO.com - each of the 4 rooms has a SUPER neat theme to it, the layout of the place is perfect for multiple families and guests, the lot is spacious (about an acre with lots of grass), the back porch is perfect for happy hour, it is a 5 minute drive into Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, the kitchen and dining area is huge, the living room couch/chair are comfy with cable and Wi-Fi, but MOST IMPORTANTLY the property owners (Heather and Bob) are the NICEST people you have ever met - just really solid great people that you can tell care about you, your family, and the property.

We will be coming back for years (or even DECADES) to come. THANK YOU BOB AND HEATHER!!!!
  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Salisbury Cove Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
Greenfield, Indiana, USA
5

VERY COOL HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
Very well appointed house with a great kitchen. Charming and helpful hosts. The house offers a good central location for activities on and off the island, but is on the busy main road to Bar Harbor. We spent our time exploring Acadia National Park and the little harbor towns all around the island. Bar Harbor is lovely, but too "touristy" for our tastes.
  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Bangor International
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Hadley Point
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Log Cabin Restaurant
Car: recommended
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Availability & Rates

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Salisbury Cove House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
peak season May, June, July
May 1 - Jul 30
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$300
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,855
 
 
september/October
Sep 1 - Oct 30
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$300
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,575
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$300
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,928
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $130.00
Property Damage Protection $49.00

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Salisbury Cove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Air Conditioning ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1) King Bed in Lighthouse Room, Queen size Beds (1) Red Room, Double Beds (1) Captain's Quarters, Twin or Single Beds (1) Two Twin Beds in Pirate Room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Television ...
  • Stereo
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Books
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • botanical garden
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • mountaineering
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