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Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, Sleeps max 6 people. 2 Queen beds + 2 Twin beds



Located in Southwest Harbor known as the quiet side of Mount Desert Island, minutes from downtown shops and restaurants.The property is set back off Main Street and next to the golf course! The property is less than a 2 minute drive to Echo lake which has its own beach with lifeguards and much warmer water than the ocean, water reaches 75 degrees in the summer VERY NICE FOR A RELAXING SWIM OR JUST RELAX THE DAY AWAY WITH A BOOK. But if you prefer the Ocean We are minutes from that as well, We have Sand beach that is in the Acadia National Park. Its is also close to the stop for the free Island Explorer shuttle bus that serves the entire Island. Southwest Harbor is 15 minutes drive from Bar Harbor and minutes from Acadia National Park, hiking, biking, kayaking, whale watching and all of nearby attractions.

Property overveiw: The rental has 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom - It has a loft bedroom with 1 Queen bed. The second bedroom is on the ground floor and has 1 x Queen Bed + 2 x Twin beds. It will sleep a total of six people.

The rental is fully equipped - It comes with linen and towels provided ( PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN BEACH TOWELS) as the rental towels are for the bathroom only. It has a full bathroom. Full Kitchen inc - Stove / Fridge freezer / Microwave / Breakfast table/cutlery, plates, toaster, coffee maker, etc ....

The lounge has 2 seater leather sofa and chair plus a 3 seater sofa bed, LCD T.V. inc cable tv + DVD, and wireless internet conection.

The yard is at the back of the building and has a bench set and grill / BBQ

Maine Attractions & Links:

Acadia National Park:

Whale Watching:

Cadillac Mountain:

Sand Beach:


Jordan Pond:

Mount Desert Island:

Somes Sound:

Hinckley Yachts:

Ferry to Nova Scotia:

Jackson Laboratory:

MDI Biolab

College of the Atlantic:

Rockefeller Gardens

Abbe Museum:

Maine Office of Tourism:

Local area Dining, Real Estate, Recreation & Entertainment, Shopping, Travel & Transportation

More Details

Tim Clements
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Tim Clements

Family owned and run. We have Four rental cottages at this location. We keep one for ourselves, the other Three we rent. They are all beautifully set up with everything you will need for a comfortable and enjoyable vacation. We include free cable t.v. WiFi internet connection, one time linen set up, bathroom towels, gas grill and bench set for the garden. etc...etc... JUST TAKE A LOOK AT THE PICTURES!!

Tim Clements purchased this cottage in 2007

What makes this cottage unique

Newly refurbished this year, close to everything on the Island of 'Mount Desert Island' it is 15minutes to the main entrance of ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, 20 minutes to BAR HARBOR. 2 minutes to ECHO LAKE BEACH!! (One of the most popular places on the Island, it has a sand beach plus lifeguards!) and we are just a few minutes from Southwest Harbor town!


Southwest Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No Smoking No Pets No Parties
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming


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average rating of 4.9130435 based on 23 reviews

Couldn't have been better!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, perfect size for our family of four, and clean and comfortable! Everything we could ask for in a VRBO! Loved the lobster plates too, and the blooming lilac bush just outside our door provided beauty and wonderful fragrance each time we came and went!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Bel Air, Maryland

Like another home

  • 5 of 5

What can I say about this special place? We felt at home! (Disclaimer: this is the first time I have used VRBO so perhaps this is a common experience). But my family and my little girls were able to use the facilities and the living space just as if it had been our own home--Tim and Sian were chill about everything --important when you have active toddlers trying to unscrew lamps and fascinated with the Big Mouth Billy Bass. My oldest started calling the place "La Casa Tres" (literally, the house 3) and it was clear she viewed it as a second home. She still asks to come back here. The heat was more than adequate (which was important as my mom runs cold) and the kitchen well stocked with pots to meet all cooking needs.

Tim left a bottle of wine for us upon our arrival, and he stopped in after we settled in to make sure we had everything we needed. Tim and Sian were both very neighborly and they were also fun to talk to! We got a good feel for living in Southwest Harbor. I would totally stay here again as my kids loved it so much.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic location, wonderful hospitality

  • 5 of 5

The location of this home in southwest Harbor is just perfect! Two minutes into the little village of southwest Harbor and also to Bass Harbor. Cute shops, restaurants, ice cream, and of course lots of lobster! Several entrances to Acadia national Park hikes, Long Pond for swimming and kayak rental, Echo Lake for rock jumping, within 2 to 3 minutes of the house. Market 1/8 mile away. Quick easy drive into Bar Harbor.. close enough, yet far enough to be removed from the busyness. Owner Tim Clements is lovely and the rental itself was just perfect for our family of 5 with 3 teenagers. Be sure to visit Quietside Cafe in Southwest Harbor for Miss Frances's key lime pie, and Beals, as well as Thurstons lobster pounds ... all just 5 scenic mins down the road. Highly recommend this location and home. Thanks Clements!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place for 2 couples outside Southwest Harbor

  • 5 of 5

Nice living space in an attached unit--1 of 4 units (counting owners residence). A steep spiral staircase leads to a second loft bedroom with a very comfortable bed. Well equipped kitchen. Owner is friendly and gracious. A large selection of local informational pamphlets included a detailed map of hiking trails on the quiet side of Acadia which was very useful.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cleveland, Ohio

Awesome place, especially for a Family of 4 or less.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for my Family of four (one adult, three adolescent/young adult kids). Kitchen well appointed, grocery store and laundry less than a quarter mile away. Everyone had comfortable beds (or a mattress). Quiet, clean, very nice. About a twenty minute drive over to Cadillac Mountain, Loop Trail, Sandy Beach, beach trail, all of which are more in the Bar Harbor orbit. For us, we wanted to be a bit away from Bar Harbor.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect place for what we needed. Great location, close to Acadia and Southwest Harbor.

  • 4 of 5

Great location! Easy to get to anywhere.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Bar Harbor Airport - BHB
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Causeway Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Top of the hill Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Echo Lake Beach
Car: recommended

There is plenty to do and see on Mount Desert Island. There is the obvious attraction of Acadia National Park and all it offers. There is the charm of Bar Harbor, offering evening shopping and restaurants galore! There is also : Whale watching / Lobster boat tours / Sail boat trips / Sea fishing / Fresh water fishing / Water Taxis to the surrounding Islands / Horse drawn carriage rides (from Jordon Pond House, a beautiful part of the park) / Sand Beach also in the park / Echo Lake Beach, in Southwest Harbor (a very popular beach with locals & tourists alike, offering restrooms, changing facilities and lifeguards) a great way to laze away a day! / and lots more, so come and rent our place and get some more useful tips from us!

Thank you, Tim & Sian


Rates & Availability

Southwest Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High season
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Aug 27 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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