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We're back and taking reservations for the summer

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 916 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, sleeps 6, plus a pullout couch in the livingroom that sleeps 2

If you are interested in booking for 2017 please contact me at 207-691-7401 for more information.

Comfortable and roomy three bedroom, one bath cottage; master with queen bed and side bedrooms with two twin beds in each make this is a very family friendly home. Tenants supply all sheets and towels, but they’re also available for a modest charge. The living room has a woodstove, plenty of books, and also a queen sleeper couch for extra guests. The bathroom has a shower that is feasible for someone in a walker.

The country kitchen is fully equipped with stove, microwave, oven, and refrigerator. Cleaning supplies are included. A lobster pot and propane gas cooker are available as well in addition to the propane gas grill on the front deck.

Filtered views to the islands, cove, and harbor entrance give breathtaking sights of sailboats and working lobster boats out front. At night you can hear the harbor bell buoy or see the lights from boats, buoys and lighthouses. The general store is a pleasant half-mile’s walk, where you will also find restaurants, a post office, the town landing – and a short distance further the town office and large library. Plenty of info for day tripping is available at the cottage. Kayaking in the harbor and cove out front is easy and rentals are available locally. The town landing is available free for all water craft. Drift Inn Beach is close by and provides a sandy, family-friendly setting.

Enjoy secured wifi, a TV, DVD player, or a plethora of books, puzzles and family games. Work on your laptop while sitting in the warm sun of the deck or snooze in the adirondack chairs out front.

We appreciate you not smoking inside the cottage. Dogs are allowed only with permission. We’re sure you’ll enjoy our cottage as much as our many returning guests do.

More Details

Property Manager
Judith Bowen
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 13, 2017

About Judith Bowen

My husband and I have recently retired and have been renting this property for over twenty years. We love making it available for others to make their family memories come true. We are now working on the third generation of creating a special experience and hope you will enjoy it as much as we do.

Judith Bowen purchased this cottage in 1954

Why Judith Bowen chose MidCoast and Penobscot Bay

During the mid fifties my parents spent a long time combing the coast of Maine for that special spot that would become their home and legacy. Everyone who sees this area for the first time is taken by its beauty. Living here you feel like you are stepping back in time. People are friendly and work to make this a great community to visit.

Amenities

Tenants Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 916 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
1 queen, 1 queen sleeper couch in living room, 4 twin beds

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

We're back and taking reservations for the summer
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Everything you dream Maine can be

  • 5 of 5

Lovely family cottage with ocean views nestled in a woodsy neighborhood.

What we most loved was bring able to easily access the beaches and lighthouses and antique shops (and authentic lobster places!), without having the tourist summer maine experience. We felt a part of a friendly community yet on a peaceful retreat. Wonderful host that made us feel like it was truly our house for our stay. We cant wait to come back. Months later and our 3 year old keeps asking when we're going to the "red house".

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Summer Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This charming cottage provided the perfect summer getaway for me and my family. We enjoyed the quiet wooded setting, ocean views, blueberry patch, walks along the rocky coast, nearby beaches, lighthouses, seeing lobstermen, fog, sounds of buoys, exploring for seashells, quaint villages and shops, beautiful and friendly neighborhood, and lobster! The cottage was bright, clean, and spacious, and had everything we needed, from a well-equipped kitchen, to comfortable beds, tons of books, puzzles and games, beach chairs, internet access, outdoor spigot for sandy toes, etc. We loved the cozy evenings by the fire and wonderful hospitality. This spot is truly a treasure!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

wonderful cottage surounded by trees and with amazing views to the see. Perfect for disconnect in a peaceful area. The inside is decorated very nice, with a Lot of details and books and three confy rooms. During the Cold nights you can meet each other in the living room around the fireplace!. Nearby candem, Marshall lighthouse and acadia national Park. Judy and fred are really Lovely hosts, they helped us to find the cottage, gave us info about the area and are close enough in case you need something. I hope to come Back soon and of course I Recomend the place to everybody.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Owls Head
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Car: necessary

Antiquing, museums, hiking, fishing, sailing, kayaking, shopping nearby

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Rates & Availability

Tenants Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
May 27 2017 - Jul 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
$106
$742
 
 
Peak season
Jul 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$784
 
 
Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017
2 night minimum stay
$107
$749
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$120
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Cleaning fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Contact owner for shorter stay request during summer season.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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