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Farmhouse Apartment

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About the property

1 Bedroom plus studio, 1 Bath (Sleeps 4)

Situated on a bluff on a quiet road very close to the ocean and surrounded by acres of woodland our studio apartment is the perfect base for a restorative sea side holiday. Perfect for walking and biking and close to water access for kayaking or swimming. It takes just 10 minutes to get from the peace of the peninsula to downtown Rockland with its many amenities.

The town of Owls Head has a thriving general store that provides breakfast/lunch and occasional dinners and can be walked to from our property. The general store also has basic supplies that you might need. The lighthouse is also a longer walk away from the studio. The road we are on is quiet and is a favorite walking and biking road (we have some bikes you can use). Crescent beach is also a pleasant walk away. Owls Head library is open twice a week in summer and has a very good selection of books.

The Knox county region airport is about 2 miles away and flights go to and from Boston daily. This is a small airport and we do not feel its impact on our tranquil way of life! A car can be rented at the airport. The Owls Head Transportation museum is also near the airport and holds much interest to aviation and old car enthusiasts.

More Details

Rich and Audrey
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 21, 2018

About Rich and Audrey

We are a retired teacher now artist and a retired contractor now general man about the property and host. We have a small rescue terrier mix called Teddy.

Rich and Audrey purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Rich and Audrey chose Owls Head

We had loved this property before we knew we would own it. Rich was working in the area when it went on the market and now its is ours.

What makes this apartment unique

We continue to marvel at the peace and beauty that we live in every day. We very much enjoy sharing it with our guests.


Owls Head Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • One separate bedroom with a queen size bed and one double futon in the studio space and a day bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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(17 traveler reviews)

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Farmhouse Apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
Philadelphia, PA

Bright and airy

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was bright, airy and roomy. The kitchen had everything we needed and the fridge was stocked with a few starter items which were appreciated. Our hosts, Rich and Audrey, were very hospitable, offering suggestions on lesser known sites to see and places to eat. Our dinner at McLoon's was a highlight. Even after we left, Audrey was nice enough to send a picture of an Owls Head sign that I had requested. Thanks guys. Wish we could have stayed longer but so happy we stumbled upon you.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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peaceful retreat, cozy accommodations and a warm welcome

  • 5 of 5

We find it hard to get away with a dog and a baby ( 10 months) and this was perfect. Audrey and Rich are kind and accommodating and live in a little slice of heaven. The apartment is private, spacious, clean and cozy. We were thrilled to see there was a separate bedroom and living area so that we could put the baby to bed and play a hand of cards and have a drink before turning in ourselves. The property is picturesque Maine perfection with a beautiful yard for the dog and baby to explore within walking distance to multiple beaches. We took all of Audrey and Rich's suggestions for dining and activities; visiting Birch Point Beach, walking to Owls Head Lighthouse, and eating at some of the local hotspots. We cant wait to visit again and hope that we can stay longer next time!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Cozy

  • 5 of 5

Loved the farmhouse, Rich and Audrey are very helpful and eager to please. It was a great stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent location and place!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property - clean and private!!!! Very spacious - Audrey and Rich were extremely hospital and accompanying - very private yet knew they were there for us if we needed anything!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Give it a try

  • 5 of 5

Great place, great location, wonderful hosts!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The place was perfect! Rich met us and gave us a tour. He was so delightful and gave us great tips.

  • 5 of 5

I would definitely stay here again. It was just perfect!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Knox county regional airport
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Boating/sailing;schooner trips; kayaking; walking; cycling; Leaf peeping; nationally renowned restaurant-Primo,Owl's Head transportation museum.Strand theater Rockland.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Off season rates 1night = $75 2=$145 3=$210 4=$270 5=$325 6=$375 7=$425
High season rates 1night = $150 2=$290 3=$420 4=$540 5=$650 6=$750 7=$850
plus 9% Maine sales tax. For an extra night high season add $110 and extra night off season add $55

Cancellation policy is if you cancel a month before rental dates we will give a full refund otherwise if within the month and we rebook your dates we will give you a refund.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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