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Pristine rental across the street from Crescent Beach State Park

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights


Cape Elizabeth Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Immacualte 2 bedroom walking distance to a white sand beach

Immaculate, breezy and bright, this rental is a short walk to the beach on a well maintained boardwalk. The apartment is fully furnished, including all linens, towels, kitchen supplies, soaps, tissues, wifi, Cable TV with Premium channels ,beach chairs and beach towels etc. There is hardwood and tile throughout, a small 8x8 deck overlooking Great Pond and open fields. Check the map below to see our nearness to the beach. There is a luxury Inn (Inn by the Sea) across the street and a boardwalk to the beach. The restaurant and spa are open to the public. Air conditioning, although available, is rarely needed in this unique location, providing a chance to smell the ocean and hear the surf as you drift off to sleep. A larger map shows we are at the head of a peninsula (Penrhyn Y Mor) with the open ocean on three sides.

If you are interested in booking the apartment, with a credit card, please email me at or call me at 207-799-0899.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Laura Morris
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
September 28, 2016
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About Laura Morris

We have been renting to travellers for 14 years. Ours is a unique spot for access to the ocean and pleasant temperatures allowing us to escape oppressive summer heat. For us it is paradise. We hope you will agree.

Laura Morris purchased this apartment in 1988

Why Laura Morris chose Portland and Casco Bay Area

Cape Elizabeth is a bit of a small penninsula. We are on the eastern most tip so there is water on three sides of our location. When the thermometer reaches into the 90's in South Portland we are likely in the 80's and breezy.


based on 5 traveler reviews

Pristine rental across the street from Crescent Beach State Park
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Long Island, NY USA

Glad We Returned

  • 5 of 5

We returned to this vacation rental in 2016 to find it as nice as we remembered in 2010: still well maintained, bright and airy, and fully stocked to make our stay home-like and convenient. We enjoyed sitting on the deck when we weren't out and about on Cape Elizabeth, in Portland, or touring the Casco Bay islands. My husband took early morning walks on the beach which is accessible via a short walk across the street and down a boardwalk. The unit has such a comfortable bed in the master bedroom and large closets and storage throughout. It is so quiet here at night. Pure relaxation. Read my review from 2010 to learn more.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Cape Elizabeth Stay

  • 5 of 5

Laura and Mark are the nicest and most helpful hosts anyone could wish, it was great to have them close by. We stayed for a week and found the apartment spotlessly clean, very quiet and very well appointed in every way. Walking to the best beach is a big bonus, and we also made use of the hotel's bar and spa and of Mark and Laura's swimming pool. Our stay was outstanding in every way, and we highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Location, welcoming host and very clean.

  • 5 of 5

The ease of access/parking and the comforts of home with hosts that took care of our shoveling, it was a treat. We have already recommended it to family and friends. We Loved that we were near many State Parks and coastal beaches. Location made It an easy jaunt into Portland.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Concord, NC

Fabulous Rental!

  • 5 of 5

Former residents of the town. Came back for a 2 week visit - could not have been more relaxing. EVERYTHING you need is provided (iron, hair dryer, coffee maker, etc) kids spent a couple days (here for a wedding), another friend from a few hours away spent a night, so much room, and so convenient to everything. Extremely well maintained and CLEAN. All upgrade finishes - hardwood, tile, just gorgeous. Beach access across the street, local IGA 3 mins. up the road for breakfast foods, turnpike and highway access very convenient. You cannot go wrong with this rental. We will definitely rent here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Long Island, NY USA

Superb Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Thoughtful amenities; all conveniences. Immaculate, comfortable, quiet. Hosts friendly, but considerate of privacy. Near all on picturesque, pastoral Cape Elizabeth while close to artsy Portland and Casco Bay. We had a fabulous week-long vacation with this property as our "home" base. Far exceeded our expectations.You couldn't ask for more in Southern Maine.Enjoy!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
Inn by the Sea, Four Diamond Hotel
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Casco Bay Lines
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Purpoodock Golf Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
I 95, Maine Turnpike
Nearest Restaurant
Sea Glass Restaurant, Inn by the Sea
Nearest Beach
Crescent Beach State park
Car: recommended

Four Diamond hotel, restaurant, and spa across the street


Rates & Availability

Cape Elizabeth Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Peak
Oct 11 2016 - May 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
May 30 2017 - Oct 10 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Cape Elizabeth Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 672 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1)in Master Bedroom, Twin Bed (2) in second bedroom.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The Inn by the Sea is across the street. Explore their website and find a gourmet restaurant and a spa. It is a beautiful facility with a staff that gets it right. Elegant and casual, perfect for vacationers on the coast of Maine. Portland Maine, 7 miles away, has more restaurants per capita than any other US city. Reservations are necessary at many of the restaurants.

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