Newly Renovated Head of the Harbor Cottage is located in Bass Harbor on the quietside of Mount Desert Island near Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor (20 miles away). A stop of the island's free Island Explorer Bus is 200' from the cottage. Enjoy Seawall and the countries most photographed Bass Harbor Lighthouse. Six miles from the cottage you can walk off the beaten path in Acadia National Parks ' Wonderland' and 'Ship Harbor'. Hike, easily, up Flying Mountain and Beech Cliff in Southwest Harbor about 10 minutes away.
Sit on the screened porch and watch the tides come in and out of the harbor. Enjoy a week this summer or reserve in the fall to see the glorious foliage.
Amenities:: Head of the Harbor Cottage has a fully equipped kitchen - dishes, silverware, pots, coffee maker, toaster, stove, fridge, microwave, dishcloths and dish towels. The bedrooms are fully furnished with linens. Bath linens are also included.
Internet +: There is a broadband internet connection and TV with basic cable, DVD, VCR, Radio with CD capability. Phone with local service only. There is a stack washer/Dryer. While air-conditioning usually is not an issue , there is a free-standing circular fan and a small box table fan as well as a ceiling fan in the master bedroom.
golf: Golf Link rated the Causeway Club # 21 in the best courses in Maine. It is about 10 minutes from the cottage. Kebo Valley Golf Club, 20 miles away in Bar Harbor, is ranked #4.