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Bev Collins

Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

Beach House on the Beach

2 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

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3 BR, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Our three-bedroom/two-bath beach house sits on Moody Beach, three miles of beautiful beach between Ogunquit Beach and Wells Beach in southern Maine. It's just eight miles south of Kennebunkport.

You can walk right out of the door and onto the white fine sand of our private beach. A front porch and upper decks (with lounge chairs) overlook the beach and the Atlantic Ocean from Kennebunk Beach to the north and Boon Island Light House to the east to Bald Head Cliff to the south. The Upper Decks view the sunsets over the beautiful Ogunquit River to the west.

Modern kitchen overlooks the ocean.

Wireless Internet: RoadRunner

Telephone: Unlimited US, Canada, Alaska, PR and the US Territories.

Cable TV: HD Digital TV.

Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Bev Collins (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Bev Collins

Janet and Bev inherited this family beach house which our grandmother purchased in 1955.

We have spent more than 70 summers on Moody Beach.

Why Bev Collins chose Southern Coast of Maine

This is the best location on the best beach! It where the ocean comes up in front of the house and the unobstructed view over the river in the rear, see our decks.

What makes this house unique

We have just this spring, 2014, finished renovations!

We will add new photos soon.

Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Beach House on the Beach
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
4

Great house with amazing view!

  • 4 of 5

Very beautiful house! Amazing view of the ocean from the main room. Living room, dinning room & kitchen all open, with windows all around, facing the beach. Very cosy et comfortable. The location of the house is really amazing! The decks are incredible! There is one, facing the ocean, when you exit from the main room, with long chairs and with a dining table, chairs and umbrella. Two other decks, which are accessible from the upper lever of the house: one is facing the ocean and another (one level up) is facing the marsh. Very convenient to hide from the winds, depending from which direction they come from. The house was very clean and well equipped.

Areas that could be improved: the main bathroom: the lavatory faucets are very old (cold and hot water separate) and there is only a bath with no shower (which is located on the second level, beside two bedrooms -the master bedroom is on the 3rd level). So, to take a shower, you have to go on the ground level, beside the laundry room and the garage (cement floors) without a door to separate the laundry room/garage from the shower (only curtains). There is a second toilet beside the shower (no sink). So, it is not as convenient and comfortable as having the shower close to the bedrooms.

Other points that could be improved is regarding the beds that are not as firm as they should (might be time to replace the mattresses...). The blinds in the bedrooms, which are white, do not prevent the light from coming in the morning (mostly the ones facing the sun rise, like the master bedroom).

Despite these points, I would definitely recommend renting the house, for its location, cosiness & cleanness. No house is perfect (unless you set it up yourself!), but this one is worth renting!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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5

Great retreat

  • 5 of 5

We rented for one week for a family gathering. Very comfortable, very clean and very well equipped. Close to everything. Quiet, just the sound of the sea which was at the bottom of the steps. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2011
  • Stayed: May 2011
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Rates & Availability

Wells House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 27 2016 - Sep 4 2016
7 night minimum stay
$4,000
 
 
September
Sep 5 2016 - Sep 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
October
Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
November
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
Summer
Jun 26 2017 - Sep 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,500
 
 
September
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
October
Oct 2 2017 - Oct 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Notes:
Extra nights are pro-rated.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Wells House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
The TV is 42 inch HDTV with DIGITAL CABLE, ROAD RUNNER. HIGH SPEED INTERNET. DIGITAL PHONE WITH UNLIMITED CALLING. There is a photo facing the ocean taken from the front deck ground level. Next facing the ocean from the second floor deck. Then the upper level facing the Ogunquit River. The livingroom which is very pleasant and with a gas fireplace has 8 windows (a bow curve) all looking out to the ocean. The other is a photo of the galley kitchen with a view of the ocean. It is well equipped.

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