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Spacious, modern, & private, with grand views from a hill-top location.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Winter Harbor House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 4 baths, sleeps 8 (or more); large kitchen/dining area

A perfect vacation home for those wanting both privacy & nearby access to several coastal villages. Perched atop a hill overlooking Frenchman's Bay, Bar Harbor & Cadillac Mountain. You will enjoy this quiet retreat with majestic views that wrap around much of the house. Short drives take you to several coastal villages, Schoodic Point, Bar Harbor, and Acadia National Park, with it's miles of shoreline to enjoy. WiFi and satellite tv included. This lovely home can easily accommodate large groups. Very enjoyable!

Also nearby are art festivals, concerts, hiking, restaurants, shopping, fishing, golfing, swimming, and much more. This is Downeast Maine in style!

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Marcella Flubacher
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
June 30, 2016
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Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Spacious, modern, & private, with grand views from a hill-top location.
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews
Central FL
5

Fantastic escape

  • 5 of 5

The views are more amazing than the pictures, and the house is nicer than the pictures.

There is plenty of cross ventilation if you open the windows in the office and living room. The driveway is steep, but 2wd is fine. I could see the need for 4wd if there is snow on the ground.

The one change I'd suggest is to convert the office to a bedroom.

We are planning to return soon!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Amazing view but...

  • 3 of 5

This house is very spacious, modern, very private and has THE most awesome view of Bar Harbor, the Porcupines, Frenchman's Bay. It is hilltop and I would strongly recommend a 4 wheel drive vehicle for the hillside driveway. The house is not A/C so the 180 degree floor to ceiling windows that allow for the incredible view also allow a great deal of heat to come in (with them being south facing). Great in cooler weather. There are three small windows to open in the living area.(Would give it 4 stars except for the driveway and the heat in the warmer days.)The 4 beds are all King sized and comfortable in large bedrooms. The 4 bathrooms are large, and the downstairs bathroom has two sinks. The kitchen has all of the amenities but the cabinets are oddly arranged with pots and utensils on the other side instead of near the stove. Wish the large TV had been downstairs over the fireplace and near the comfortable but dated couches. You will enjoy this house, especially in cooler weather or if you are out and about most of the day. Winter Harbor is lovely and has some conveniences like an IGA grocery, lobster pound, restaurants, post office, antique shop, gift shops, two casual dining sites (fab milkshakes at Gerrish) and one fine dining, a bakery and 5 &10. Birch Harbor, a short ride, has a gas station/convience store and the Nautical Pub has night life and pizza. Corea Harbor, the prettiest little place in Maine is about 15 min. drive. Bar Harbor is about a 45 min. drive depending on the traffic.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Bangor International Airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
'Birch Harbor Area'
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Winter Harbor
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Grindstone Association
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
'several'
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Grey Road
Car: necessary

Great location to spend a week or more during summer and fall months. Enjoy the local festivals, Schoodic Point and Acadia National Park. Short drives will take you to several ponds, lakes, and ocean-side beaches. Also, spend a day shoping in Bar Harbor. Plenty to do ..... or just do nothing and enjoy quiet walks by the shores.

Other Activities: kayaking, art festivals, bike riding, shopping, and fishing.

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Rates & Availability

Winter Harbor House Rental Rates

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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 8.0%

plus 8% tax - no other fee
The weekly rental fee will be prorated to a lower amount if the stay is reduced to 6 nights.
The driveway is steep, and a heavier or mid-sized cars handle the driveway better than a small and light car.

Personal check 30 days or more in advance of the stay. (Cash at check-in accepted under certain conditions.)

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Amenities

Winter Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
  • Each of the three bedrooms is a suite with its own full bath. The fourth bed is located in a huge open area with lots and lots of windows facing the water.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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