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Bass Harbor Townhouse with Harbor VIews and Awesome Sunsets!!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4

Newly renovated Townhouse on quiet street overlooking Harbor. Just a minutes walk to shore and 2 restaurants and wharf to by fresh seafood,walk to ferry terminal take the ferryboat to outer Islands Bass Harbor Head , lighthouse 1 mile away, trails to walk, Shipharbor, Wonderland. Take the free shuttle bus that will take you in to Bar Harbor and sight see all around Acadia National Park. Watch the lobster boats come in the Harbor from front deck, cool breeze from ocean and shade trees, watch awesome sunsets. Bring your Kayak. Bring your bikes, Just a couple miles from Seawall Picnic Area,which has picnic tables and wood grills , walk on the beach.


Owner
Joan HIGGINS
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
30%
Calendar last updated:
September 26, 2017

Amenities

Bass Harbor Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • This a nice and clean bathroom, with all of the bathroom condiments such as towels, soap and rugs.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • This is a very comfortable room, with views of harbor.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 5 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes:
Deck with gas grill the deck faces ocean and has shade trees that makes it nice and cool on a hot day. Maps other advertisements provided.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Bass Harbor Townhouse with Harbor VIews and Awesome Sunsets!!
average rating of 4.862069 based on 29 reviews
5

Comfy!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Joan's property! It's a cozy little place with all the amenities to meet our needs. We enjoyed staying away from the hustle and bustle of busy Bar Harbor. You can enjoy the beautiful sunset over the harbor. Seafood Ketch restaurant is a short walk from the property and has delicious food!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: CARRIE LEFT MY PLACE VERY CLEAN AND EVERY TOWEL ECT IN THE EXACT PLACE IT WAS IN LOVE TO HAVE THEM VISIT AGAIN .
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5

Perfect setting on the quiet side!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to MDI many times but never rented a house, mostly camped and stayed in B&Bs. Since we were traveling with our 3 month old baby, we decided renting a house would be a good option this time. We couldn't be happier that we chose this beautiful property!! Joan is very nice and knowledgeable, and the house was so charming. The first night we pulled up there was the most incredible sunset happening over the harbor, which happens to be your view from the front porch! The kitchen was supplied with anything you would need to cook or make coffee, and there is a delicious seafood restaurant on the dock within walking distance. You're close to a lot of Acadia gems like Seawall, Echo Lake, Wonderland and the Bass Harbor light house, but away from the bustle of Bar Harbor. Joan set the bar very high, we will definitely be looking to stay at her wonderful rental in the future!!

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Bass Harbor Gem

  • 5 of 5

What a treasure. Beautiful townhouse with direct views of the harbor. Enjoy gorgeous sunsets from the porch. Joan is a wonderful hostess and lives in the attached home next door. It takes about 30 minutes to get to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. This is a very quiet and peaceful place away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Clean and cozy

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our four days here in Bass Harbor! Joan was right about the sunset! We had a couple of days of fog and sprinkling and therefore didn't have the clear skies to see the sunset in Bass Harbor until our last night when we were blessed with an amazing sunset! Absolutely stunning! We thoroughly enjoyed exploring the Mt. Desert Island area and Acadia National Park. Joan was very friendly and welcoming. The place was clean and cozy and comfortable and suited our needs well. Thanks Joan!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, comfy, relaxing and private

  • 5 of 5

Love this property. Immaculate, comfortable, little slice of heaven. Joan is a wonderful island resident with great knowledge of the area. House has everything you need. We went for a couples weekend and loved it from the minute we opened the door. House is a older home with historical ties to the area Completely renovated, charming, homey and just lovely.. Loved the bedrooms, very comfortable, kitchen and bathroom are renovated and have everything you need... Close to all, ferry, lighthouses, and Bar harbor. We can't wait to go back!!!❤ absolutely loved by all!!! Excellent property. Owner shows pride in her property...

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Bright, beautiful and serene

  • 4 of 5

Amazing little place right near the water! Loved the colors of the house, not a huge fan of the only bathroom was on the first floor, along with the only heater but there were some cozy warm blankets to keep us warm.

Great get away spot for solitude, perfect for our honeymoon love cottage!!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Bangor Maine
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Soutwest Harbor
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Echo Lake
Car: necessary

The quiet side of Mount Desert Island .Overlooking the working harbor of Bass Harbor and Bernard. Watch the lobster men with there catch. Watch the seals come up to wharf and eat the bait.

Other Activities: Kayaking

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0

May 900.00
June 1050.00
July and August 1450.00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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