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Farmhouse Apartment

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Property type apartment


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:
September 24, 2017

About Rich and Audrey

We are a retired teacher now artist and a retired contractor now general man about the property and host.

Rich and Audrey purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Rich and Audrey chose MidCoast and Penobscot Bay

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.


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.


Owls Head Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • 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
  • Lobster Pot
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 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.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
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
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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(14 traveler reviews)

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Farmhouse Apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

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: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great place, great location, wonderful hosts!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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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: Jun 2017
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Great apt in lovely quiet area

  • 5 of 5

Small cosy apt. Well equipped but please note no microwave or dishwasher. Not an issue for 2 of us. Just be prepared to wash up.

Stayed in Feb 2017 with our Golden Retriever. Two lighthouses within easy drive. Lots of things closed for the season but Rockland is close and has most things you need.

The apt is on the 2nd floor so may be an issue for disabled folks.

Rich and Audrey very friendly and helpful.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Newton, MA

Exactly like the photos!

  • 5 of 5

Convenient and quaint. The owners were kind and the space very comfortable. We loved the tips for the best sunrise and bites to eat in town. Will definitely be coming back.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Sydney, Australia

Quiet, tranquil, spacious, well equiped AND great hosts.

  • 5 of 5

This is in a quiet neck of the woods near beaches and water. Very quiet, yet not too far from Rocklands.

Easy access to beaches and water. Hosts will do everything to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

There are a couple of bicycles as well as a kayak and canoe. The beach and water are magical. (At least in summer). The apartment is spacious and well equiped and very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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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