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Down East Maine modern, well equipped cottage in heart of coastal Winter Harbor

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 5

Only two miles from Acadia National Park/Schoodic Peninsula. Convenient to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island by short ferry ride. No need for car once there, as the free Islander bus transports you and your bike everywhere on the island. Once you arrive in Winter Harbor, you literally can leave your car in the driveway and get everywhere on the point by foot, bike, or free Islander bus.

Very short pleasant walk to the ferry, fishing harbor, restaurants, stores and many local galleries and artisans. Cottage comfortably includes gas fireplace, satellite TV/DVD player, telephone, Wifi internet service; modern kitchen with new gas stove, dishwasher, clothes washer/dryer, and a beautiful deck. Natural amenities include nearby fresh and salt water fishing and swimming, kayaking, golfing, hiking and biking trails and sunset vistas over beautiful field with Cadillac Mountain in the distance.

No pets/no smoking

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 11, 2017

Amenities

Winter Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Additional sleep arrangements on Queen size futon in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Down East Maine modern, well equipped cottage in heart of coastal Winter Harbor
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

A Perfect Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for providing such a clean, well maintained and comfortable vacation cottage. The listing description is accurate - what we saw online is what was waiting on arrival and even more - it was clean and spacious. Having the washer & dryer came in handy with the changes in weather from warm to cool. Other good points include the view of Cadillac Mountain from the front yard and the close proximity to Chase's Restaurant, the IGA grocery, and Schoodic Point. Chase's has great food at a reasonable price and is just across the street! The IGA held lots of fresh, local produce and seafood - delicious! Schoodic Point is amazing and with the entrance to this section of the park only one mile away, we went out to the point several times during our week's stay. This cottage was perfect for our first visit to Maine, in a great location mid-way of "down east". We took day trips to Bar Harbor, Acadia, Lubec and Campobello Island and when we returned at the end of the day, tired and ready to relax, we felt safe, comfortable and "at home". Shorter trips included a tour of Bartlett Estate Winery, Corea, and the village of Winter Harbor ( don't miss the 5 & 10 and Gerrich's Cafe). We would definitely recommend this cottage to friends or family as a great value and look forward to a return trip. Doc & Karen, Suwanee, Georgia

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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5 0
North Port, FL
5

Perfect Place for a Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This Cottage is so clean and plenty of space for Everyone! The Two bathrooms are just perfect and the showers are very nice! It is in a great location in Winter Harbor with walking distance to Chases Restaurant and to the local grocery store. We walked a short distance to the shore to hunt for sea glass. The Owners are very caring and helpful if needed. We spent most of our time on the outside deck on the table and chairs with a bbq or eating lobsters! We also played games on that same table, with the weather so nice. I have been renting this cottage for three years now and plan on going back next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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4 0
Hollis, N H
5

Winter Harbor Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This is a great, comfortable accomadition, within walking distance of all the action in Winter Harbor, Maine

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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3 0
North Port, FL
5

July 2009 Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

As a native of Winter Harbor, I would absolutely recommend this property. The location is great. It's within walking distance of many stores and restaurants and close to the entrance of Schoodic. The property itself was very clean, neat and beautifully decorated. It had everything that you would need and more. Amenities that we really appreciated were the barbeque grill, fully stocked kitchen and bathrooms, board games, outdoor table and chairs and tree swing. It was truly a perfect place for a vacation and family gatherings.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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7 0
Haddonfield, NJ
5

Perfect and Quiet Location to Relax and Explore

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed this past August for one week and we had a wonderful time. The house is super clean and well-maintained by the owners who are wonderful and caring people. The house is super close to the picturesque Acadia loop road and a short walk to the quaint downtown which has shops, art galleries and an incredible library constructed from rocks. My wife and I have stressful jobs in Philadelphia and within a day or two that stress just melted away!

I highly recommend the house and town and look forward to returning some day.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Winter Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$950
$3,575
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0
Tax Rate 8.0%

Maine lodging tax is 8%.
Rates for multiple week rentals are reduced by $75.00 per additional week.
Reservations confirmed before April 15, 2016 receive a $25/week rate reduction.
This is a no pet/no smoking rental.

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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Bangor, ME
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Bar Harbor Ferry
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: recommended

Other Activities: 2 week long Schoodic Arts Festival; Lobster Festival

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