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Cozy Private Home on Cape Rosier Overlooking Penobscot Bay

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
7 nights


Harborside House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.25 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Comfortable old home with a cozy farm house feel. Situated on the crest of a knoll in Harborside overlooking beautiful Penobscot Bay. Our Sunroom on the second floor is a favorite spot to watch the lovely sunsets over the bay with the Camden Hills in the distance. Harborside is off the beat and path and a wonderful area for walking, biking, hiking and kayaking. Just a short walk to Goose Falls and Holbrook Island Sanctuary. Wander down the path in front of the house to sit on the rocks close to the ocean, or take a swim at the little beach just down the street for the house.

Surrounding area include picturesque towns of Castine, Blue Hill and Stonington. Take a ride on the mail boat to Isle Au Halt, or a day trip to Acadia National Park. Or just sit on our private deck and let the ocean mesmerize you. Very quiet and relaxing area away from it all. The house is not too large for just 2 but also has plenty of room for 6 people. Enjoy the cozy woodstove in the kitchen or the Fireplace.

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

What an incredible view! After only a couple of days here, I'm in love with the place. If there's a better place to read and nap, than the upstairs livingroom looking out on Penobscot Bay, I'd like to see it. I have never come across it's equal in all my years coming to this area.
Jul 2010
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2 traveler reviews

Cozy Private Home on Cape Rosier Overlooking Penobscot Bay
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Greater Boston area

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

A lovely old house in a gorgeous location. Beautiful views, nearby beach, short walk to Goose Falls and Holbrook Island Sanctuary. Cape Rosier is a magical place. We have stayed in this location many times. The house is always very clean, well-maintained and most welcoming. Our kids love it here, as do we.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Camden, Maine, USA

Perfect Peaceful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Harborside is a hidden gem on the coast, very quiet, and beautiful. We spent most of our time there taking walks, reading, and going to Holbrook Sanctuary to put kayaks in for a paddle around the islands and over to Castine. If you kayak, be sure to check it out. The house works out great for four senior ladies who enjoy their space. We love the sunroom upstairs (the view is incredible across the bay), morning coffee on the front porch, and watching the birds from the back deck. We always go to Bucks Restaurant in Bucks Harbor for dinner one night.

I think we have been staying here for the past five years and have booked it again for this year.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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7 night minimum stay

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Pet Fee $50
Tax Rate 8.0%
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Harborside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing

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