SEASIDE COTTAGE, OCEANFRONT, PRIVATE BEACH, @ ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

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Peter Cutrone

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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SEASIDE COTTAGE, OCEANFRONT, PRIVATE BEACH, @ ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

Acadia National Park Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Acadia Sunset Seaside Cottage offers you an opportunity to sample Acadia National Park, lobster, chowder, dining out, boating, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, ocean and freshwater swimming, hiking, walking, bicycling, blueberry picking, birding, garden touring, shopping in quaint boutiques, and more -- or to just get some quiet relaxation and reading time in your cozy oceanfront cottage. Acadia Sunset Seaside Cottage is a 3-bedroom, 3-bath house right on the water with your own access to a private stretch of shore. It has a game room, reading room, and relaxing, screened-in porch in addition to living, kitchen, and dining rooms. It is well suited to accommodate multiple generations or a small group of friends, where you can both enjoy common rooms and preserve your privacy.

You can enjoy any of several cozy nooks to settle in with a good book. Or play ping pong with friends or family on a day at home. You are surrounded by gorgeous sunsets that you can enjoy in your private screened-in porch every evening. And you are steps away from your own private stretch of beach, where you can put in a canoe or kayak, beach comb for shells and sea treasures, or simply enjoy the view out to Maine's famous island-dotted shore, with the Nature Conservancy's Placentia Island in the distance, and Swan's Island just beyond. Every room has a water view and en suite bath. You are less than five minutes' drive from the Acadia National Park trails called Wonderland and Ship's Harbor, which bring you out to gorgeous rocky bluffs along the open ocean and Maine's famous rocky coast. A minute more and you're at Bass Harbor Head Light, the most photographed lighthouse on the U.S. East Coast. In five minutes you’re in Southwest Harbor with ample opportunities for shopping, dining, and boating; in two more minutes you’re hiking Acadia Mountain or swimming in Echo Lake; and in ten minutes you're in Bar Harbor, with its quaint shops, restaurants, whale watching, naturalist boating, sailing, deep-sea diving, Park tours, and many other opportunities.

Few locations in the United States can compare to the beauty and diversity of Mt. Desert Island (MDI) and Acadia National Park. Acadia National Park and its famous gateway towns are treasured the world over as some of the most beautiful spots “where the mountains meet the sea.” Ocean, lakes, mountains, miles and miles of hiking trails, dedicated bicycling and walking trails, gorgeous countryside, and the towns of Tremont, Southwest Harbor, Northeast Harbor, and Bar Harbor provide unlimited opportunities for relaxation and recreation. Come for some much-needed rest, relaxation, and rejuvenation at Acadia Sunset Seaside Cottage!

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome

Peter Cutrone

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We both grew up in the Northeast United States, and have traveled extensively throughout the US and Europe as well as Down Under. We enjoy quality accommodations when we travel, appreciate the extra thoughtfulness that can make a stay more pleasant, and strive to give that experience to our guests.

Peter Cutrone purchased this cottage in 1999

Acadia Seaside Cottages are family-run vacation rental properties. We have capitalized on Peter's years of experience as an innkeeper in New England and our shared love of travel to bring you a warm cottage experience in one of America's most beautiful National Parks. An oceanfront setting, the comforts and conveniences of home, and access to a greater range of activities than you can possibly pursue in a weeks’ time combine to give you a vacation experience that you’ll treasure for years to come.

Acadia Seaside Cottages are convenient to all that Acadia has to offer, without being directly in the hustle and bustle of a summer seaside resort. You are directly on the water, and can enjoy ocean views under a spectacular sunset, explore the beach, or explore the Park at your leisure.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Seaside Cottage, Oceanfront, Private Beach, @ Acadia National Park
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Marvelous Time

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
We had an absolutely marvelous time. The cottage was perfect for us. It was a place we could have stayed longer and just sat on the porch and vegetated. The sunsets were beautiful and were enjoyed from the porch. We saw many sights but was always glad to return to the cottage. Thank you for providing such a wonderful place.
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Best Vacation Ever! Five Glowing Stars

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
My husband & I are celebrating our 40th anniversary this month and decided to take our 2 daughters & their husbands & our grandchildren (all under 5) to Acadia for a week. After looking at dozens of homes , I came across this one that sounded perfect for our family. The pictures do not do this place justice. We were surprised at how spacious, open, and airy it was inside. The house was lovely, clean & comfortable. It was evident that the owners put a lot of thought in to special details. We mostly ate in, rather that take the littles out to dinner, and the kitchen was well equipped with plenty of room to work. We also grilled several evenings. We left the cottage before 9 each morning, and drove to our daily destination: Beach day at Echo Lake. Bike Riding around Witch Hole Pond and Eagle Lake. Picking Blueberries. Driving Park Loop Road & up Cadillac Mt. Bar Harbor with a walk to Bar Island at low tide. Walked the Shore Walk as well. Spent an AM in Northeast Harbor & then Thuya Gardens. AM in Southwest Harbor & had fresh blueberry pie at the Quietside Cafe. We would then come back mid afternoon to put the littles in for naps. This was the time we adults could rest, read on the screened in porch, walk along the beach, or ride bike locally. The Cove is beautiful, and ever changing. Beachcombing was a big hit with all of us! After dinner in the evening, we went to places close by: Wonderland Trail, Twice to the Bass Harbor Lighthouse. And even one evening to the local school playground for the kids. We had the privilige of meeting the owners who were staying near by. One day Peter installed a DVD which we used in the evenings. Another time a screen blew off & he immediately replaced it. Coming from hot, muggy PA in August, we weren't sure about not having AC. We never needed it. There is always a wonderful breeze coming off the cove, the house was always cool & some nights actually got cold. We had to close windows several evenings. From the quiet, peaceful mornings, to the dazzling sunsets....and everything in between, Acadia & this cottage are truly magical! We would recommend this property to anyone & we hope to come back again some day.
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are very happy that the cottage worked out so well for you and your family for your anniversary celebration. And what a great week of fun activities! Best wishes for year 41 and beyond!
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Our whole family loved it.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
This was our family's first trip to Maine.The cottage was great. We enjoyed peaceful mornings/evenings watching the tide go in and out on the Cove and the kids loved the ping pong table. It was nice to be away from the busy, touristy areas, but close enough to visit them whenever we wanted and to hike in Acadia every day. Echo lake is also close by for swimming on those hot days. We loved it!
Owner's Response: We're so glad it suited your whole family well. Thanks for sharing your experience!
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Charming, Cozy yet Spacious

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
My wife and I came to Maine for a long weekend in October to see the fall foliage and hike Acadia with our four (1 teen, 3 pre-teen) boys. The cottage was beautiful, nicely decorated, and very clean, with all the amenities. What surprised me most was how comfortably we all fit. It was cozy, yet we still managed to get our own space. The ping-pong table was a big plus for the boys. The owners, Joy and Peter, were very responsive, though our contact with them was minimal because the cottage provided everything we needed.

My only regret is that I didn't book the entire week... but we'll be back.
Owner's Response: We're very happy the cottage suited you and your boys. You're welcome back any time.
Best Regards from Joy & Peter
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A perfect setting for any Acadia getaway

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
This was our third year renting on Mount Desert Island from the Cutrones, and our first year staying in Acadia Sunset. The photos of the cottage don't quite give justice to the setting on Duck Cove on the "quiet side" of MDI. The rolling green lawn down to the rocky cove coastline is magical, and sunsets truly are amazing from the porch. The amenities in the cottage are perfect for a few days or week-long stay. Everything is always clean and neat upon arrival, all furniture and rugs in very good condition. The bed in the master bedroom is delightfully comfortable, and the two upstairs bedrooms are charming. The kitchen layout is spacious and the downstairs ping pong table remains a hit with the kids every year. All of this combined with the excellent communication and helpfulness of the Cutrones guarantees that we will be back!
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your experience with fellow travelers. We appreciate it, and are so glad you continue to enjoy your vacations here!
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Acadia National Park! Where the mountains meet the sea.

Directly on the ocean, expansive views, spectacular sunsets.

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Availability & Rates

Acadia National Park Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Acadia Sunset Spring 2014
Apr 26 2014 - May 30 2014
$240
$1,505
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Acadia Sunset EarlySummer 2014
May 31 2014 - Jun 27 2014
$270
$1,820
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Acadia Sunset Summer 2014
Jun 28 2014 - Aug 29 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$2,310
7 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Acadia Sunset EarlyFoliage2014
Aug 30 2014 - Sep 26 2014
$270
$1,820
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Acadia Sunset LaterFoliage2014
Sep 27 2014 - Nov 30 2014
$240
$1,505
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
$240
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49.00
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes Maine tax of 8% is applied.

A 50% deposit is due up front and the balance is due 60 days prior to arrival date.

$25 fee per night for a 7th person (can be accommodated in a child bed or pack-and-play). Maximum occupancy of 7.

Cancellation greater than 60 days prior to arrival is refunded, less 10%. Cancellation less than 60 days prior may be refunded if we can rebook your dates, less 10%.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Acadia National Park Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Oceanfront
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Broadband Access
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Lobster Pot
  • Pantry Items
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
    Full 3 - toilet , shower
  • Bathrooms feature oversized towels tub/shower combination or corner shower with adjustable and removable handheld shower head, shower mats, and ample room for toiletries. Each is en suite to one of the three bedrooms, while the first floor full bath can be opened to the living area through a second door, if preferred.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • All the beds and bedrooms are individual and unique; this is no cookie-cutter unit. The first floor master bedroom is a four-posted iron bed with antique oak compliements and its own full bath and oversized towels. On the second floor, the queen Waterfall Room is decorated in antique Depression-era 'Waterfall' inlaid furniture and enjoys the most expansive ocean views in a house where every room has a view of the ocean. It also has its own en suite with shower and removable handheld shower head, and oversized towels in addition to full privacy. The twin bedroom has a unique, handmade, handpainted four-poster and 'fence' headboard decorated with buoys to make a unique and welcoming decor that's suitable for children and adults alike. The same oversized towels accompany the private en suite with removable and and adjustable showerhead, again to accommodate people of all heights.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Toys
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • zoo
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • wildlife viewing
  • shopping
  • boating
  • shelling
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • golf privileges optional
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
Notes:
Game room, reading room, screened-in porch, picnic table with fabulous ocean views, private steps to the beach.

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