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Rich and Audrey

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Farmhouse Studio Apartment

7 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type studio

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Overview

MidCoast and Penobscot Bay Studio Rental Photos and Description

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.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Rich and Audrey (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

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 studio 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 studio 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.

Reviews

5
based on 7 traveler reviews

Farmhouse Studio Apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Stillwater, NJ
5

Excellent!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is one of the nicest places that we have rented! Audrey and Rich are very accommodating, the apartment is adorable, and is immaculate! The view is beautiful! My husband, 2 dogs and I felt completely at home here. It is within driving distance of Acadia (with the ability to avoid the crowds), close to Rockland, 3 local lighthouses, Owl's Head Transportation Museum, and lots of available places to walk. Love it, love it, love it! We do hope to return to this great rental! Thank you Audrey and Rich for a great 3 days!!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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New Jersey
5

Comfortable quiet retreat just minutes from busy Rockland

  • 5 of 5

We very much enjoyed our stay here. The apartment is more spacious that the photos suggest and we loved the location. Beautiful views from the living room window. Our dog especially loved running around the spacious property.

The apartment is well equipped and absolutely immaculate. WIFI a big plus. Rich and Audrey were gracious hosts and the apartment is very private. Best of all, we were minutes away from great hikes, kayaking beaches and interesting museums. The best of both worlds.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cleveland, Ohio
5

Lovely Hosts

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with Audrey and Rich for two nights in the beginning of August with our one year old son. They were so kind and personable and made us feel very welcome. We were lucky enough to share a beautiful evening filled with great conversation, a raging campfire and delicious Maine sorbet. Rich was super helpful with local attractions and landmarks which we would have not experienced otherwise. The apartment was clean and perfect for our little family. If you want a beautiful Maine experience filled with awesome views, plenty to do and to meet other amazing people of the world then visit the Farmhouse!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful owners made us feel right at home, a very peaceful and quite apartment. Great Ocean views from the living room as well as the bedroom.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely!

  • 5 of 5

This was such a pleasant surprise. Audrey and Rich were so accommodating and delightful as hosts and tour-guides. The loft was impeccable and larger than it looks in photos. Each drawer had thoughtful ameneties, and we had access to Wi-Fi which helped with planning. The ocean is just a short walk across the street and a beach is just down the road (a lovely bike ride, bikes provided)!. Audrey made the most wonderful raspberry and blueberry muffins which were a nice surprise. Another bonus is the resident Newfoundland, Burt. We took Burt and our dog to the beach and they had a blast during low-tide. A perfect getaway!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
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5

comfortable and quiet stay

  • 5 of 5

A great get away for a long weekend. The studio was quiet, clean and cheery. Nice ocean views and access to the water. The owners were warm, accommodating and helpful, and offered good suggestions for places to visit and restaurants to eat at. We appreciated having bikes and kayaks available, though did not have a chance to use them this trip. We enjoyed the nearby beaches, a visit to the Farnsworth Museum and local state parks. The local beach is a great place to take the dog for a walk and swim.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Knox county regional airport
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Rockland
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Rockland
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Rockland
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.

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Rates & Availability

Owls Head Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off season
Oct 1 2016 - May 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
$70
$375
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$140
$750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Our 2 night rate In season is $275 (one night $140) with each additional night an extra $100 up to our weekly rate of $750
Check-in is after 2pm and before 10pm (preferred) and check-out is before 11am unless we do not have guests before or after you then we can be more flexible. In January of 2016 our Maine Sales Tax will go up to 9%

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Amenities

MidCoast and Penobscot Bay Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • 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
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Lobster Pot
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • One separate bedroom with a queen size bed and one double futon in the studio space.
Entertainment:
  • Books
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
We also have a waterfront cabin (listing number 267983) that can be combined with this listing for a larger group.

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