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Oceanfront cottage facing Popham at mouth of Kennebec River near Popham Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 6

Great geaway in this quiet ocean front cottage with a large south-facing deck on 5 private acres. Beautiful views The cottage is 600 feet from the shore.

. Lots of lawn area, great tide changes, sand bar, birding, and mud flats. A child's paradise for exploring. Clamming, fishing, and birding are also popular. A beach pass for all Maine State Parks (for carload) comes with the rental.

Also available, high speed wireless internet and deluxe cable TV. The property is 4 miles from Popham Beach, 14 miles to Bath, Maine, and 35 miles to Freeport (L.L.Bean). three bedrooms - two bedrooms with full beds & one bedroom with twin bunk beds, large living area, fully furnished, washer/dryer, stove, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, outdoor gas grill. On tidal flats with moorings available.

This is a great spot for bird watching. There are forest birds and shore birds.

More Details

Owner
Jeff Wright
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Portland
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Bath
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
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Car: necessary

Amenities

Phippsburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront
  • River
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Mosquito magnets to cut down on the mosquito population Nice location to watch shore, marsh, and forest birds.

Reviews

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Oceanfront cottage facing Popham at mouth of Kennebec River near Popham Beach
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

Quintessential maine cottage

  • 5 of 5

In the 30 years since my family has vacationed in the area, we have never relaxed and enjoyed it as much as this week. Hiking the area, watching clammers, and beautiful photos of fox and sunsets. Every little thing was provided from towels and linens to games and cookware. The bathroom renovation is so much better than the pictures. Home is comfortable and the property beautiful. The owners are generous with their space. Kids had plenty of space to play, run along the sand bar and swim while the adults cooked a plentiful lobster bake and enjoyed the views. Space for everyone. I especially appreciated the one level living for my elderly parents. For my first HomeAway stay, the bar has been set very high.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect vacation cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was perfect for my family. It is located off of a quiet dirt road, and it has the most beautiful views of the ocean and Popham beach. My family has been coming to Phippsburg for years for our annual vacation, and have been looking for the perfect rental that we could come back to each summer. We certainly found it with this gem of a cottage! It was clean and cozy and we felt at home immediately. The owners are kind and responsive, and we quickly reserved it again for the following summer. I highly recommend this vacation rental!!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great vacation cottage!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful view, private & quiet. Plenty of space for outdoor activities. Cottage clean, well maintained & well equipped for vacationers. Hosts friendly & responsive to inquiries. Convenient when friends came to visit. Short drive to beautiful ocean beach & restaurants. We really enjoyed it!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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5

Peaceful and serene

  • 5 of 5

The location is perfect with views of the bay from the living room and large deck. It was such a treat to look out in the morning to see if the tide was out or in and the moon light shimmering on the water after dark was breathtaking. Between that and the proximaty to the beach, we found this to be an ideal location.Our surroundings were completely quiet all week with only one neighbor within site of the cottage. The kitchen and living room is a,mple in size and amenities. Though the bedrooms are on the small size they are adequate with dressers and closets in each. We would highly recommend this cottage for other renters.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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