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OCEAN VIEW- 3rd from water- cable/wifi internet & AC

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, full bath, ocean views, steps to your beach chair, cable/internet

This lovely cottage is just steps to your beach chair on Pine Point Beach. Water views from living room. Enjoy seven miles of sandy beach wonderful for walking, relaxing with a book or beach sports. Walk to the nearby marshlands or local fresh seafood markets and restaurants. The cottage is located in an ideal part of Pine Point as the beach area is quiet and away from the crowds. The rental is on the second floor with lovely water views. There is no need to pack a huge beach bag or cooler or make long walks to the restroom or snack bar as the cottage is close by. We would like to make your vacation as enjoyable as stress free as possible so every effort has been made to help you relax during your stay. Pine Point is in Scarborough, Maine. Historic Portland is only 15 miles north and is home to the 'Old Port' where you'll find unique museums, galleries and restaurants. Kittery, Kennebunkport, Freeport and L.L. Bean are all within a 30-minute drive. Bathroom is being renovated and will be ready for summer!

September through May rental available: Fully Furnished

Ocean View

Air conditioning new summer of 2017

Tidy and Bright

Includes basic cable, water, sewer, electricity

32 inch flat screen tv on wall

dishwasher

new shiny pots and pans

lots of clean towels

Free wifi and cable

Smart DVD with netflix etc. access(watch your account)

outdoor shower hot/cold in your side yard to wash off sand

More Details

Owner
Andrea
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 13, 2017

About Andrea

My husband and I purchased this property with my parents. We take a lot of pride in making annual improvements to the inside and outside and are very happy with the present condition of our cottage. We have received outstanding reviews.

Andrea purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Andrea chose Pine Point

We LOVE the location It is such a great find.

What makes this cottage unique

It is steps to the beach, on a public way to the beach. This part of the beach is gorgeous and not generally crowded as we are a mile from the Pine POint parking lot and 2 miles to OOB. Also, there is no need to carry all kinds of beach gear. You can keep it at the cottage and come back for rest breaks in the AC and have lunch on the picnic table.

Amenities

Pine Point Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellation Policy-100% refund providing owner is able to find a replacement guest willing to pay same rental fee. Owner will make good faith effort
  • Parking-1 vehicle is permitted on the premises. Potential second vehicle must be approved in advanced by Owner. Cleaning fee-none, unless excessive.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Outdoor -
  • The outside shower is not private but is great for rinsing off after a swim. Includes removable shower head for easy reach.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Great for a couple
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Great for kids or second couple
  • This bedroom is located off from the front room with ocean views.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 5 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 picnic tables located on property. There is a nice semi-private side yard great for lunchtime or cooking in for dinner. The dunegrass walkway to the beach is just steps to the side yard.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
Montreal, Canada
5

Ideal location - very well maintained cottage!

  • 5 of 5

I've been renting summertime cottages in Maine for the past 23 years, and it will be my 4th time at this cottage, which is, by far, the best I've rented. The cottage is clean, bright and airy. The kitchen is well equipped, the beds are comfortable, and it's a real plus not to have to bring your sheets and bath towels. There is a view of the ocean from the dining room / living room window. Owners are just great, they actually live on the ground floor. They are very knowledgeable about restaurants ans attractions nearby and give EXCELLENT customer service! The location is ideal, just a few steps from Grand Beach, which is also the best I've seen so far in Maine. The beach has a nice, regular slope going in the water (no sharp dip), which makes it a lot safer for children. If you can manage going up a few steps (the cottage is a 2nd floor unit), I highly recommend it. You won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for writing a review. We look forward to seeing you again this summer!
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5

Enjoyable!

  • 5 of 5

The place has a beautiful view. The owners are wonderful. They are very accommodating. We can't wait to go back. It's quiet, but close enough to everything.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great for our family of 4

  • 5 of 5

Our family has been renting in this area of Maine for the past 10 years. Pine Point is such a great area of Maine to visit. We have stayed at this cottage for the last four years, and we always look forward to coming back. The flat has everything you need while away. Accommodations are perfect for a beach get a way. The owners live downstairs and are happy to help in any way needed. There is plenty to do and see in the area. Our favorite spots are Bailey's ice cream, the nature walk nearby, OOB for the kids and the beach 99% of our visit. We know Portland is near by, but honestly, we are so happy to enjoy the beach, we never venture into the city. I would highly recommend this flat to anyone interested in vacationing in the area.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. I look forward to seeing your family again this summer! Andrea.
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5

A great resting spot in Maine

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of four that has been staying at this cottage for over 5 years, and it is always the highlight of our summer.

The cottage is very clean and maintained. Andrea and her parents upgrade the cottage every year, and are very responsive to questions/requests from customers.

The cottage itself is great for a family vacation. It is has a well-equipped kitchen to prepare meals, an eating area, a newly renovated bathroom, and plenty of room to kick back and relax.

The location of the cottage is a huge plus. Pine Point Beach is outstanding, offering a great mix of nicely low tide (great for young children) and a more active high tide (great for older children), allowing for a huge range of activities on the beach. Plus, this section of the beach usually has lots of other young families on it, making it a family-friendly area.

The cottage is also nicely centrally located, making trips to Old Orchard Beach, Scarborough and Kittery for shopping, Portland, Kittery, and FunTown SplashTown easy excursions.

We can't wait to come back again this year!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time out of your busy schedule to review our cottage rental. I look forward to seeing your family every year! Andrea.
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Rhode Island
5

Best of Pine Point

  • 5 of 5

Best vacation spot in the Pine Point - Old Orchard area. Quiet, peaceful and serene. Just steps from the beach. Every amenity is provided. From linens to kitchen to beach chairs, no need has been overlooked. Lovely views of the ocean from the living room/dining room. Backyard picnic table and grill. Convenient parking. Just a short drive from attractions. We were delighted with our stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2013
  • Stayed: August 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Week!

  • 5 of 5

My family stayed here the week of July 14th and had a wonderful time. The cottage is so close to the beach it was easy to walk back to the house if needed. The weather was great and the beach was never crowded, you could have space for your family or group with out being on top of others. The location is great, it's about 2 miles to Old Orchard Beach and close to restaurants. The house itself it great and they have everything you might need inside. There were plenty of towles, utensils and dishes. Outside there are chairs, umbrellas and things for the beach. The place is a decent size, although small it is spread out nicely and with 4 adults and a 3 year old we didn' t feel crowded. The owner was great and was available to answer questions and to check in and make sure everything was going well. We look forward to returning next year!!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2012
  • Stayed: July 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Ken's Place
"Excellent. The locals go here!"
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
PWM
Nearest Beach
Pine Point
Car: recommended

Pine Point is part of Scarborough Maine. You may want to stay at Pine Point and take in the beach sights or you may want to travel to Historic Portland to visit the unique shops or dine at the local restaurants. Kittery, Kennebunkport and Freeport are all within 30 minutes. The cottage is conveniently located off of East Grand Avenue, easy to reach from 95 or route one. This cottage is located on a quiet part of Pine Point beach.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

7% sales tax is additional. Light surface cleaning is included.
Security deposit is required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund