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Wonderful Coastal Beach House-Partial Ocean Views, Private Beaches

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 180 nights

Overview

About the property

Sea Coast-Steps From Beach, 4 BR, 2 Baths-1 Full, 1 Shwr, Sleeps 8

Relaxing coastal beach house on private road, steps from two private beaches in family oriented Hoyt Neck peninsular community of Biddeford, Maine. Half way between Portland and historic Kennebunkport on the coast of Southern Maine, short walk to two private beaches, short drive to UNE Campus & Biddeford's famed 2 mile beach (Biddeford Pool to Fortune's Rocks). Home design maximizes views: 4 bedrooms on first floor-garden view; bright, airy & open living area, kitchen & dining on second floor including many picture windows, fireplace, 60'' TV and elevated deck with BBQ/table w/ umbrella. Partial ocean views-surrounded by water-ocean waves lull you to sleep, salt air, beautiful sunsets; well kept yard & modern home fully equipped including 3 bikes, 2 kayaks, beach chairs and toys. From Maine turnpike and Route 9, take Granite Point Road winding through wooded country road, past Rachel Carson Preserve, turn onto private Sea Spray Drive into quiet coastal community of 36 homes nestled on the Hoyt Neck peninsula-classic Maine.

SATURDAY CHANGE OVER 7 DAY STAY PROPERTY.

BED SHEETS PILLOW CASES TOWELS REQUIRED

More Details

Owner
Robert Rogowski
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

About Robert Rogowski

Married to a New Englander, Sheila for 25 years. Her mom has a summer home 2 doors away for the cottage. We have 2 teenagers, who can be seen wave hopping in their younger years in one of the photos in the wall (taken on Lake Michigan).

By day I am a Business Executive (Corp Controller). We would like to live in Maine year-round, but I am working to pay the bills in Chicago for a few more years anyway!

Robert Rogowski purchased this house in 2007

Why Robert Rogowski chose Southern Coast of Maine

Quiet & Friendly place to relax and enjoy nature.

What makes this house unique

I do not mind waking up early when the song birds insist.

Amenities

Biddeford House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Outdoor shower available outside, at the back of the house.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Luxurious extra deep mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bay Wndw, 3/4 Bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Full
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 2 Twin
  • GUEST MUST BRING/RENT BED LINENS AND TOWELS. King mattress is extra deep. Bed, Mattress, and Pillows supplied.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 3 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Guest must supply towels and linens. Home architecture includes stone steps leading to front stairs as only entrance-NOT suitable for elderly or handicapped. Care must be exercised by all, esp children, esp in rain. ABSOLUTELY NO PETS: immediate eviction without refund clause included lease for bringing pet.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Wonderful Coastal Beach House-Partial Ocean Views, Private Beaches
average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews
north reading ma
5

nice week

  • 5 of 5

The house was clean, clean, clean! Neighborhood was very upscale and very quiet. Weather was not great and because of stormy days we had a lot of seaweed on our little beach, however, we bought a sticker from the town and went to Fortunes Rocks Beach 2 days. We ate out a lot, didn't even grill once, but found some nice restaurants to eat at. Would rent here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chelmsford MA
5

Perfect family vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the house, the location and all of the amenities were perfect! Having everything there for the beach is such a bonus! We forgot our beach umbrella, so we really appreciated having use of those! And the kayaks were a blast! The only thing I missed was a fire pit for night time family camp fires. Other than that perfect! Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great property and location. 4 time renter. Close to a lot of things to do. Definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Bright, airy, picturesque coastal home

  • 5 of 5

What a delightful home on Hoyt Neck in such a nice quiet area of Biddeford Maine. Two bay beaches within 1-2 minute walk and then beautiful Fortunes Rock beach only 10 minutes away on bicycle. To the south (about 8-10 minutes by car is also Goose Rocks beach (gorgeous) which is also adventurous for those who want to go out on Timber Island at low tide. Timber Island is also accessible from Timber Point and that path is readily accessible from the home. Since the home is elevated, it gets the breeze from the ocean. Kayaks were great fun for my 5 boys ages 24 to 10 and even the older girls liked them too. The bikes were a big hit, so much so, that we went out and bought one for my youngest son so that he could join in riding with his older siblings. Would definitely love to return. It is clear that the home owner seeks to do his best for those who rent his home.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolute gem of a rental property

  • 5 of 5

Don't know if I can perfectly sum up this location after my wife and I and our two young boys stayed here for two weeks. First, the house is clean, well maintained, modern, and huge if you need extra bedroom space. Beautiful windows with good views of the ocean and moonlight. Perfect yard for playing on the grass. We utilized the bicycles, beach chairs and some of the beach toys that are in the garage. Second, if you like beaches, we had access to two private beaches which are perfect for families with kids. Only a short walk away maybe just a couple of minutes. There was literally nobody on either beach our entire stay and the weather was beautiful.

I can't say enough good things about this house and the only negative is that we had to leave. We WILL absolutely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Nice home, clean, and plenty of space.

  • 4 of 5

This home was comfortable, well designed, and uniquely furnished. We enjoyed the layout. I did wish the cookware was a little higher quality but otherwise the home was perfect.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review, and valid comment. We will update the cookware for the 2017 season. Sincerely Bob.
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Map

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Portland Jetport
Car: necessary

This is a Saturday Change over 7 day stay property. To get to an accurate map of the area (Google and Yahoo do not have the right house location), see aerial map attached as photo (37 Sea Spray); From Route 9/Pool Str Find Granite Point Road (south of Fortunes Rocks Rd, north of West Str), take Granite Point Rd 1/2 m through woods, past wet lands on right and beach homes on left, turn onto Sea Spray Dr over causeway left at fork then first house on right side.

Other Activities: Bird lovers will enjoy viewing the various species in the Rachel Carson Preserve (wet lands).

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $300

IN SATURDAY 3pm; OUT SATURDAY 10am
Weekly Rent Due At Time Of Reservation-Non Refundable. Security Deposit Also Due-Refundable.
SHORT TERM RENTAL AGREEMENT
THIS AGREEMENT made in Biddeford, State of Maine by and between Robert and/or Sheila Rogowski, (hereinafter referred to as Owner) of 775 Endicott Road, Highwood, State of Illinois, 60040, (847) 433-4075 robertrogowski@yahoo.com and (list all people who will occupy premises) strictly limited to 10 people (hereinafter referred to as Guest).

General Rules and Agreements
The premises are equipped with the following items: household appliances, furniture, cooking utensils, and beach chairs. Four bedroom house, with 2 bathrooms, utilities, and cable tv and wireless internet service (no local phone) included. Guest must supply bed linens and all towels.
-Rules concerning conduct and waste removal and other details for convenient operation of the premises shall be provided at the premises, and include the following:
-No pets are allowed. Presence of pets may result in immediate eviction without refund.
-No smoking is allowed on premises.
-No occupation by other than those specified above-absolutely no parties.
-Guests will not sublet premises, or assign this lease.
-Guests will comply with all laws and ordinances; esp. Speed Limit on child-friendly Sea Spray Dr.
-Guests will respect the privacy of neighbors and will not cause excess noise.
-Guest will leave the refrigerator empty and wiped down, and premises in broom clean condition, and run dish washer on day of departure.
-Owner will try to provide free cleaning service on Friday to assist guest in leaving the house clean.
-Guest agrees to use the premises solely for residential recreational purposes.
-Guest will not remove any fixtures or equipment or equipment from premises, and will not paint, decorate or alter premises in any way.
-Grounds will be kept clear of rubbish and personal items; no more than 4 cars, to be kept in garage or driveway; no fires.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.