The 'Mer-Ka'-Ba' is a beautiful new house situated above the scenic views of Southwest Harbor and the Great Harbor Marina. Enjoy walking to shopping, restaurants and boat rentals! Sit on the large deck and experience the beauty of the sunrises and the sunsets! Overlooking the Harbor while enjoying the yachting activity in the Harbor from your 'bird's eye view' on the deck. Leave your car in the driveway and wander around the typical Maine coast Seafaring village of Southwest Harbor on Mount Desert Island ( bridge to mainland ) surrounded by Acadia National Park. Swimming at Echo Lake ( Crystal clear and Not-poluted ,-but Park Protected for a 100 years )Beaches just 5 minutes, and Golf just 3 minutes away.
Enjoy Acadia National Park and golf within 1 mile: There are 3 golf courses on Mount Desert Island ( 2 are 18 holes ) Acadia National Park has many entrances to swim and Hike . This National Park can mostly all enjoyed without paying to enter, asThere is a 10 mile Scenic drive along an area of the Ocean that one would need to pay an entrance fee ( the 10 mile Park Loop Road .) The rest can always be enjoyed without fees. swim in the beautiful clear waters of Echo Lake just 3 miles from home. Some Mountain Hiking trails are even closer ( Beech Cliff, Flying Mt., Acadia MT. )
Southwest Harbor location is near everything: SWH is approximately 10 or 12 miles from Bar Harbor , Northeast Harbor, and all points of Acadia National Park. and is 10 Miles from Trenton / Hancock County /Bar Harbor Airport, served by US Airways and others. Also Ellsworth ( County Seat ) is 18 miles, and Bangor is the nearest large city ( Bangor Airport is served by many Major Airlines ) is 50 minute drive. Southwest Harbor is incredible Great Sailing, and reminds one of the Caribbean Islands in Pristine Beauty .