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Charming Coastal Cottage

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Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
7 nights


Northeast Harbor Cottage Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Kimball Bungalow is a 75 year old cottage within the town of Northeast Harbor. It has a large Master Bedroom with a fireplace and a living room with fireplace. The kitchen and bathrooms are clean and well equipped. The house is spacious and ideal for a family or two small families. There are games and books and a large porch facing south overlooking the private garden.

With quiet streets and coastal views, walking or biking is the best way to get around town. Shuttles to Acadia National Park and ferries to nearby islands leave frequently from locations within walking distance. The harbor is just down the hill from the house and there is a convenient boat ramp next to the main dock.

Hiking and biking are famous in this area because of the extensive 'Carriage Trails' that run through Acadia Park. A favorite hike takes you to the Jordon Pond House where you can have 'Tea and Popovers' before the hike down.

Keywords: House

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

heidi fitz
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french
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Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
June 9, 2016
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About heidi fitz

My husband and I bought this house when we sold our condo in Sugarloaf. We both come from families that have returned to Northeast Harbor over 3 or 4 generations. Northeast Harbor is home to us and a place we have loved sharing with our children. Now grandparents, we hope for the same long relationship with a beautiful place.

heidi fitz purchased this cottage in 2006

Why heidi fitz chose Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island

This property is very private and yet located in the heart of Northeast Harbor. It's an easy walk to buy milk, watch the boats at Sea Street Dock or take a shuttle to Acadia Park. From here, even young children can walk or bike to most things.

What makes this cottage unique

A sunny, private home that is available in the summer season only!


1 traveler review

Charming Coastal Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Boston, MA

Delightful in-town cottage

  • 5 of 5

We found this house to be very comfortable. It is extremely close to the main street in Northeast Harbor, where there is a grocery, bakery, cafe, and plenty of shops to explore. The bus to Acadia and Bar Harbor runs right past the house. The house itself is bright and airy with high ceilings. It has a lovely deck and we ate outside several times. The beds were extremely comfortable with high quality linens. The layout is a little interesting, with one bedroom upstairs and the others downstairs, which allowed for a private hideaway. The kitchen, though smallish in terms of work surfaces, was well equipped with decent knives and ample glassware, dishes and pots/pans. The bathrooms are a bit old-fashioned (the kids got a kick out of the separate hot/cold water faucets).

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Route 3
Car: recommended

The cottage is in the village of Northeast Harbor which is a 20 min. drive from Bar Harbor and adjacent to Acadia National Park. The hikes are endless in this area and include spectacular views of coastal island, Somes Sound and Cadillac Mt. There are ferries that travel daily to islands in the area and the Mt Desert region offers great shopping, restaurants and activities.


Rates & Availability

Northeast Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jul 1 - Sep 2
7 night minimum stay
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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Northeast Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Hall Bathroom - 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    2nd Floor Bathroom - toilet
  • Bathroom 1 has a shower and Batheroom 2 has a clawfoot tub and separate stall shower.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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