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Watch the waves crashing from your recliner!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom apartment with beautifull views, full kitchen, full bathroom and A/C

Watch the seals sun themselves on the rocks from your living room. Enjoy the ocean breezes and the lobster men haul their traps. Our 1300 sq ft rental includes beautifully decorated rooms filled with original artwork. We provide our guests with numerous amenities to make your stay extremely comfortable. The bright spacious living room has a flat screen TV with VCR/DVD and Direct TV. The 'sun room' is a 36 x 8 ft room on the ocean side with large windows and a 6x7 ft sliding glass door to your private deck. There are many areas that provide seats from which to observe the ever changing ocean. All weather conditions and the four seasons are a joy to behold. Our complete kitchen has a full stove-oven, large refrigerator, coffeemaker, microwave oven, plus numerous kitchen amenities. The large bedroom has a king-size bed, large closet and a great view of the ocean through the 'sun room'. The second bedroom has two comfortable twin-size beds. There is a full bathroom The ocean side deck is equipped with a grill, table and chairs where you can leisurely watch the waves, smell the ocean and soak up the mystique of Maine.

There is a laundry closet with a washer dryer combination. Detergent and fabric softener is provided. For your comfort there is a forced hot water heating system for the off-season guests who enjoy observing the migrating water birds as well as a central cooling system for those hot humid days on the Maine coast.

We take pride in providing a beautiful seacoast getaway. We feel we have achieved the goal of creating an environment where our guests want to return. Our guests drive from nearby locations, as well as fly in from other areas of the country, and overseas. We are centrally located equidistant from the towns of Ogunquit and Kennebunkport. Moody and Crescent beaches are within walking distance as well as the 'Wells Beach Lobster Pound, where Troy will steam and crack your lobster for you and if you are in the mood for ice cream 'The Scoop Deck', is nearby and we think the best in Wells.

Please check the calendar on our site for availability. The 'blocked out' days indicate we are happily filled. We welcome the opportunity to host you.

If you have questions don't hesitate to call us at 207-641-2305 or my cell at 207-332-3962, otherwise you can book directly on Homeaway.

More Details

Owner
Ray Bennett
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

About Ray Bennett

We are a semi-retired Couple. Ray works part-time as a maintenance worker at a local hotel, specializing in HVAC, plumbing and electrical work.

Ruth is a retired RN who is providing child care for our grand daughter

Ray Bennett purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Ray Bennett chose Southern Coast of Maine

Quiet, comfortable condo. Ruth has decorated it with her own art work and continually is re-decorating to keep it fresh and comfortable. we have been renting our vacation destination since 1999 and are very responsive to our guest needs. That's why we have many repeats guests, some of whom have been with us for over 10 years.

What makes this apartment unique

One of the few condo rentals with a view and Central A/C. Your Oceanside deck is complete with comfortable dining area, complete with Webber gas grille. We also provide comfortable lounge chairs with a great view.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are sad that our Maine visit is almost over. The six weeks that we stayed was so enjoyable. We have had a very relaxing time in a beautiful setting watching the gorgeous views, listening to the ocean sounds, watching the fabulous sunrises and the cute seals bobbing in the ocean. We look forward to next year’s vacation at Sealview.Thank you again for a fabulous time and your generous hospitality.
Sep 2002
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Amenities

Wells Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Large bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Outdoor - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • large bedroom - 1 king
    small bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • One king bed and two twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
1 king, 2 twin. Toaster, Lobster Pot, large spacious yard, outdoor warm water shower.

Reviews

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Watch the waves crashing from your recliner!
average rating of 5.0 based on 22 reviews
5

Wonderful place to stay!!

  • 5 of 5

The view was fantastic. The place was super clean and well maintained. The host were friendly and helpful. We would definitely stat here again.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words. Ruth and I strive to provide a clean, comfortable vacation venue. We have been hosting folks to our ocean view rental since 1999. We pride ourselves on dealing with our many guests as we would want to be treated.
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5

Wonderful relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

A lovely, comfortable property in an ideal location, with a sea view. On a quiet road but close to two beaches, good restaurants and shopping. The Bennetts were gracious and helpful hosts, who provided information about local attractions. The accommodation was clean, bright and well-maintained and the kitchen was fully equipped. We highly recommend this property and will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Southern Maine stay- peace, quiet and ocean all around

  • 5 of 5

We had the kind of Maine summer week that flies by. This place is a perfect springboard for the great Maine activities- beaching, hiking, kayaking, and more- and also a great spot for down time and a civilized drink. Whether joining the post-4pm crowd at Ogunquit Beach or walking into Wells for breakfast or dinner, we loved the location and the residential setting.

We were very lucky to find such a roomy place with central air, parking, laundry, and all the comforts you'd find if you were staying at a friend's beach house, rather than a rental. And even binoculars to watch the seals!

Kudos to our hosts for capturing what makes this part of the world so memorable.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Late June Stay- left refreshed

  • 5 of 5

Incredibly clean, great location, kind and considerate owners and thoughtfully stocked with lots of attention to detail. Terrific stay with one teenager and parents

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

Like our home away from home. April 2017 will be our 4th. year staying at Ray and Ruth's wonderful property. Every room of the apartment is always perfect but the Sun Room is our favorite. Always bring our favorite books to read sitting on the matching recliners overlooking the Maine coastline. Perfect vacation.

Thank you Ray and Ruth. See you in April. Pat & Paula

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful views and so relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

This place is fabulous! We have rented twice and are already planning to return this summer. The house is always immaculate and the furnishings seem hardly to be used. The views are spectacular and we love every minute of our stay. The owners could not be nicer or more accommodating, and we hardly even know they are around. We always brag to family and friends about our fantastic Wells, Maine vacation and look forward to coming back in future years.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review. We strive to provide a clean comfortable stay for all our guests Ray & Ruth
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Portland ME
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Wells Beach Resort Mini-golf
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Wells Amtrak Station
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
I-95
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Wells Beach Lobster Pound
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Crescent Beach
Car: necessary

We provide a year-round peaceful getaway vacation location enjoyable in all seasons. Our quiet, comfortable and modern accommodations are sure to please. Our location on the north side of Moody Point provides panoramic ocean views as well as vistas of the shoreline that includes Cape Porpoise and Walkers Point, the summer home of George and Barbara Bush.

Vacationers often comment in our guest book that our property is so awesome, that you must see it to believe it; describing it over the Internet (even with photographs) really does not do the property justice!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

$190/night $750-1920/week
The State of Maine requires us to collect and remit a lodging tax of 8%.

Rates are for up to four people.

We require a 50% deposit and a signed lease.

Holiday weekends are 3 night minimum with a 25% surcharge.

We provide bed linens and bath towels.
Renters shall furnish their own beach towels.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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