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Secluded cove on the Damariscotta River.

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
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Pirate Point Cottage is a new log cabin in a sheltered cove on the Damariscotta River. Here you can explore the tidal brook, kayak, canoe, or swim. You can anchor your boat or beach it. The cabin has two bedrooms upstairs, an office/studio downstairs with a sleeping couch, a living room, kitchen, bathroom, and dining.

There is also a large screened-in porch which serves as an extra room. The deck is perfect for grilling or sitting in the sun and relaxing. Although this is not an island, water surrounds you on 3 sides. From the charming walking bridge you can board your kayak and paddle out of the cove to the wider Damariscotta River. Many islands and inlets are here for exploration.

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Peter MacCready
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
August 26, 2016
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based on 3 traveler reviews

Secluded cove on the Damariscotta River.
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Stayed here on our Honeymoon was excellent. Would love to come back in the future years.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Fantastic vacation at this location!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great vacation get away. If you are looking for relaxtion and nature at its best this is the place to do it. The cabin was lovely and perfect. The large screened porch made for quiet evenings and the secluded cove perfect for kayaking and exploring. The owner Pete was the most wonderful man who gave us the history of the cabin that he himself built. It was perfect in every way. He also provided us with advice for visiting the many wonderful local sites and guided us to the best kayaking site that we thoroughly enjoyed and is a must to experience..All our comfort needs were met and we look forward to visiting again.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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Excellent place for a private getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at "Pirate Point" over Columbus Day weekend and we had a fantastic time! Pete was incredibly accommodating! We enjoyed the fall foliage, took a paddle in their kayaks around the coves, and enjoyed their extremely well maintained cottage. It could easily host a big group or is a nice spot to a couple to get away.

And to round out the full Maine experience, we saw a HUGE moose while taking a late afternoon drive! We are definitely planning to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2010
  • Stayed: Oct 2010
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King Eider's Pub
Damariscotta River Grill
Rising Tide Community Market
Maine Coast Book Shop and Cafe
Coveside Marina & Restaurant
Wawenock Golf Course
King Eider's Pub
Nearest Airport
64 Miles
Portland International Airport
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Coveside Restaurant and Marina
Nearest Ferry
64 Miles
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Wawenock Golf Course
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
King Eider's at Wawenock
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Pemaquid Beach and State Park
Car: necessary

Although you may want to sit on the porch or explore the cove, there are many sites to see close by. Pemaquid Beach Park is a 15 minute drive, Wawenok Golf Course is only 2 miles from the main road, shopping in Damariscotta is a short distance, the historic Fort William Henry archeological site, Pemaquid Light, South Bristol and Christmas Cove are all close by. The Boothbay Region is a favorite day trip.


Rates & Availability

South Bristol Cabin Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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South Bristol Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • River
  • Rural ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • office\studio - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    living room - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Barbecue
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
1 queen, 1 doubles, 2 sleep sofa. . 2 couches

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