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Lovely Shorefront Cabin with Dock, Beach & Great Views

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 625 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4 - 5)

Lovely cabin on beautiful shorefront property on Western side of MDI. This 5 acre property has gently sloping fields to a wonderful cobblestone beach with private deep water granite pier and dock. This rustic cabin consists of one great room with vaulted ceilings and a loft to accommodate additional sleeping. The cabin includes a bunk bed with the upper bunk single and lower bunk double and a sleeper couch and a loft with queen size mattress.

The beach is perfect for private lobster bakes, shelling and searching for sea glass or simply enjoying the incredible sunsets. The 150' pier with 24' floating dock will accommodate your boating activities along with a mooring suitable for a 50' vessel. The area is ideally suited for kayaking and sailing in the protected reaches of Blue Hill Bay.

The Southwestern exposure provides incredible views towards Swans Island and the outer reaches of Blue Hill Bay.

The villages of Bass Harbor and Bernard are approximately 1 mile away. There's great hiking along the shore or in the nearby National Park. An easy walk to the nearby bus stop provides free bus service throughout the island. The location is truly amazing and must be seen to be appreciated.

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More Details

Owner
Ben Zamore
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
September 13, 2017

About Ben Zamore

Outdoorsman

Ben Zamore purchased this cabin in 1990

Why Ben Zamore chose Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island

It's such a beautiful place

What makes this cabin unique

sailing, kayaking lobster bakes on the beach

Map

Sailing, boating, kayaking

Amenities

Tremont Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 625 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Double Beds (1) in loft, Sleep Sofa (1), Bunk Beds with single on top and double on bottom (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
Sandwich, Ma (Cape Cod)
5

Great spot

  • 5 of 5

Great jumping off and landing spot! Quietside lives up to its name. Very comfy, unfussy cabin. It really heats up during the day; some screen doors and sun blackout curtains would make it a 5+

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Wonderful family memories on our Maine vacation.

  • 4 of 5

We built a lot of great, family memories with beautiful hikes through Acadia, bellies full of blueberries and the opportunity to share it with our dogs. The cottage had all the amenities we expected, with the exception of enough screens to provide ample airflow. The front, sliding door had the only screen. During the sunny afternoons, the inside temperature was uncomfortable, and not safe for a dog. Would recommend a screen door on one side, and an additional screen on the side, sliding door. While the option to leave these doors open existed, there are an inordinate amount of mosquitoes, beyond the owner's control, to leave the doors open without screens. The beach area and the pier provided hours of entertainment for our teenage boys, and presented a wonderful view from the deck and beach area.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

Plenty of space for small family with various sleeping options of bed on loft above bathroom and bunk beds my 4 and 7 year olds loved. Ben helped with many questions promptly over email and Gary was on site when we arrived and answered questions quickly via text. We loved cooking and eating on the beach and our time in Acadia NP.

It was a little bit of a hike to the far side of the park (with small kids) after some long days hiking, but overall we had a great trip and loved the cabvin.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Perfect. I had a wonderful time.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The BEST place to stay on the island

  • 5 of 5

When I say that this was a dream cabin, I mean it. I road trip alone, so was looking for something practical and comfortable, yet secluded and scenic. This cabin went above and beyond.

The beds were comfortable, and everything in the kitchen worked perfectly. Having a washer and dryer was awesome...I used it a few times when I got dirty on hikes.

It's about 100 steps from the water, and having a private beach is absolutely incredible. I ended each night by having a beer on the dock. It was perfect. Also, you're on the "quiet side" of the island, which is really nice, as Bar Harbor can get NUTS during the weekends and summer months.

Ben was incredibly helpful and got back to me quickly. The price can't be beat.

I would HIGHLY recommend getting this cabin. When I come back to Maine, I can't imagine staying anywhere else.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed this cabin. It was exactly what we needed. Close enough to shops, Acadia, and, restaurants … but far enough away to enjoy beautiful starry skies, read books, and breathe the sea air. If you are looking for a much needed rest, on the quiet side of the island, this it.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund