SEASIDE VACATION 2014 SOUTHPORT, MAINE

Richard Dick

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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SEASIDE VACATION 2014 SOUTHPORT, MAINE

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Southport House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Imagine sunrise breakfast, sunset dinners, and in between, life on the edge...the oceans edge!

Our quaint Captains Cottage has all the warmth and comforts of home with an everchanging view!

The first level includes, livingroom, 2 bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, new gas stove/oven, diningroom and bathroom. Off the livingroon sets an outside deck, with gas grill, that provides an excellent dining experience, or a relaxing retreat area 40 feet from the shore.

Upstairs consists of a FULL SIZE Master bedroom and bath! Also the First Mate's room.

View of the bay and neighboring islands are available 24/7 as is a laundry room.

There is a larger screen TV mounted above the sliding glass door which leads out to yet another private deck once again with a gorgeous view of the Atlantic.

For those who need an office area, a Captians Desk is located in front of a full set of windows and WiFi is available. Additional pictures are available upon request!

Grays Campground offers Kayack Rentals as well as fresh Lobster daily on site! !

Boothbay Harbor is about 5 minutes away and offers excellent New England restaurants, seaside shops,harbor trips, whale watching, fishing trips, hands on aquarium, pool, and much more!

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
Richard Dick (Owner)
Advertiser since 2005
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About Richard Dick

Ahoy there! We welcome you to Southport Island and our Captains Cottage!

We hope to provide you and your mateys the best Maine Vacation ever!

We look forward to meeting all our guests at check in and to give them a tour of the Cottage and it's surroundings available to them through out the visit!

So,until then we'll keep a light on!

Sincerely

Richard and Patsy

Richard Dick purchased this house in 1997

Why Richard Dick chose Southport

The everchanging view of the ocean and being basically a rocks throw away from the water was a selling point indeed. Also the quiet and serenity that exists here.

If one wishes for seaside shopping. dining and entertainment it is all within a five minute drive.

A perfect 'get away' home

What makes this house unique

Along with a constant view of the islands and the bay we can go walking for 3 minutes,down to the Historc All Saints Church and spend time at the picnic area and dock available there, or go swimming, boating, kayaking,and see the sights of not only Southport Island but Boothbay as well.

We love to have meals on the deck outside and entertain guests morning to night.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just what I needed







Left on 09/20/2013 for a stay in August 2013





I spent a wonderful week with my husband and five children. All I wanted was to see the water and find some peaceful time. Waking up to a sunset and the sound of seagulls, and the creaking of boats in the water was the perfect medicine. My children loved all the water activities and excursions. We found ourselves in Boothbay almost every day. Great stores and restaurants. The owners are delightful and very helpful.

41/2 Stars
Aug 2013
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.4
based on 5 traveler reviews

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Seaside Vacation 2014 Southport, Maine
average rating of 4.4 based on 10 reviews
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Seaside Vacation 2014 Southport, Maine
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p69205vb
-(207) 692-2377(Maine, USA)
Southport Boothbay Harbor Area
4

This cottage has a lot of old Maine charm.

  • 4 of 5
The location for this rental is right on the ocean, as described. Nice views. The cottage is stocked very well with linens, dishes, cookware, everything you could imagine. Never had a problem with the wifi or cable. The cottage is well worn but the owners do their best to keep on top of repairs, etc. They are very nice people and very helpful. There are a couple of items worth commenting on; 1) No access to the water or a beach nearby. 2) There is a short hiking path (dirt road) to a historical church but the house next door is not very friendly towards people walking through their yard even though it is supposed to be publicly accessible. 3) Be prepared to be woken up at dawn every day by the fisherman leaving on their lobster boats. We did enjoy watching sunrise everyday but it would have been nice to sleep in during our vacation. 4) People are constantly walking by the cottage on the path so there is very little privacy during the day. 5) The road to/from the cottage is bumpy, with ruts and rocks. Not ideal if you're driving a regular car. Plus you have to drive through the campground to get to the cottage and get to see everyone having fun at the campgrounds' beach, which you will not be able to use. 6) The stairs to the 2nd floor master bedroom are dangerous. It is steep, out of alignment and the stairs are not all the same size. Getting luggage up and down was precarious. It is not safe for kids, the elderly or anyone with any type of physical challenges. I think that this is a great place to use as base for visiting the area, they welcome pets, you can cook your own meals quite easily and Southport Island is beautiful.
  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly
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Seaside Vacation 2014 Southport, Maine
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p69205vb
-(207) 692-2377(Maine, USA)
Southport Boothbay Harbor Area
East kingston, NH
4

Salt air is best

  • 4 of 5
This is a cottage with a lot of unique characteristics. It is situated at the edge of the water, allowing the visitor to sit on the lower deck to witness lobster men and women at work . From the master bedroom you have the advantage of watching the sunrise from the very comfortable king sized bed or outside on the adjoining upper deck. The view from this bedroom is second to none, especially if you appreciate the changing tides, the salt air and the smell of pines on the Maine coast.
The cottage is in need of some repair, but itis clean and filled with linens, towels and kitchen utensils. The only hindrance is the steep stairs to the upper floor, making it difficult fr a small child or elder' s safety . However, there are two bedrooms on the first floor to address this if it is an issue for renters .
Kayaks are available to rent within walking distance, and you have to visit the South Port General Store for their gourmet breakfast pizza.
  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
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Seaside Vacation 2014 Southport, Maine
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p69205vb
-(207) 692-2377(Maine, USA)
Southport Boothbay Harbor Area
Boston, MA
4

Great Place for Families

  • 4 of 5
The Captain's Cottage was a great headquarters for our trip to Maine with two young children. The cottage has plenty of room for one or two families. The house is not equipped with modern conveniences (i.e., dishwasher, new furniture, etc.), but it worked fine for us. The views from the master bedroom upstairs were amazing! We enjoyed walking to the All Saints Church beach and playing on the rocks. Also, we rented kayaks from the campsite next door. We all agreed that we should return to Maine for another vacation!
  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Seaside Vacation 2014 Southport, Maine
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p69205vb
-(207) 692-2377(Maine, USA)
Southport Boothbay Harbor Area
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5

  • 5 of 5
The Captain's Cottage is a wonderful place to vacation. We look forward to another week next year!
  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2007
  • Stayed: Aug 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Seaside Vacation 2014 Southport, Maine
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p69205vb
-(207) 692-2377(Maine, USA)
Southport Boothbay Harbor Area
Clinton, Maine
5

  • 5 of 5
Our stay was just perfect. The cottage offers everything you need for a perfect get-a-way from spectacular views to well furnished rooms. Book with confidence!
  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2007
  • Stayed: Jun 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Map

Aquarium, Kayack rentals, A Creek runs thru the wooded back yard, Beautiful Coastal drive, and Festivals galore!

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

Southport House Rental Rates

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Southport 2014
Jun 21 2014 - Oct 17 2014
3 night minimum stay
$275
$1,700
$6,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes A month before visit the guests recieve a Confirmation Letter with all balances due at check in.
The Damage/Cleaning Deposit as well as the Pet Deposit are seperate checks/payments to be brought at check in.
These are used only if additional cleaning or damage occurs otherwise returned within a week usually.
We meet all guest at check in and sign rental agreement, show them around, and give a key
All Payments are to be in Cash/Check/ Money Order/ Cashier Check
The Nonrefundable Security Deposit of $500 secures a weekly rental. A third of rental cost is needed if under a week.
In lieu of Cleaning Fees we ask that all guest return the Cottage in the same clean condition they recieved it. We do require a $250 Damage/Cleaning Deposit as well as a $100 Pet refundable deposit.
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Amenities

Amenities

Southport House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 - Connects to 1 bedroom next to other on 1st floor
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Next to bathroom.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Master with full bath and full view with deck.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Connects to bathroom on 1st floor Small view of ocean.
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
(2)Satellite TV 100 plus channels, DVD/CD Player, 1 full size bed, 2 Queen size beds, 1 KIng size bed, Linen, No Smoking inside, Some pets allowed upon approval with an additional deposit
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