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New as of June 2012 - Ocean Breeze Cottage on Bailey Island with Beach

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 bath with washer-dryer, sleep 6

Ocean Breeze Cottage on Bailey Island is now available for your seaside vacation, no matter the season. This well-insulated cottage, heated by geothermal system, is appealing during the less - crowded brisk Maine springs, the lazy ocean-breezed days of summer, the colorful crisp days of fall, or the quiet peaceful days of winter. Ocean Breeze cottage is on the east side of the island with an unhindered view of Casco Bay and spectacular sunrises, and just steps away from a secluded beach at the end of Oceanside Road in a quiet neighborhood.

Yet, the cottage is walking distance of the Bailey Island General store, the post office, a non-denominational church, several local eateries including the famous Cook's Lobster House, and Mackerel Cove; the hub of the fishing and boating community, Entertaining and socializing has a comfortable flow in this 2 bedroom-1 bathroom home - perfect for family get-togethers, reunions, special events or simply a nest to enjoy the Maine experience. For larger groups we also rent Friendly Cottage on the same property. (# 962008).

The nearest shopping centers are in Brunswick (13 miles away and a 30 minute drive) .Stopping at a grocery store before you come to Bailey Island might be more convenient, although there is a general store with limited supplies.

Experience living in a newly constructed energy efficient home. Ocean Breeze Cottage is entirely on the second floor with its own private entrance and stairway. There are unobstructed views of the ocean from the private corner deck facing east and south. The lower level of the building is used primarily for storage and has its own entrance.

Check out our other rental Friendly Cottage HomeAway # 962008 next door.

More Details

Eric Smith
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017


Bailey Island Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Full size washer-dryer
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Sleep Number Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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New as of June 2012 - Ocean Breeze Cottage on Bailey Island with Beach
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
Webster, NY

Quiet, charming cottage

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay on Bailey Island. The cottage was spacious and well decorated. The only downside was the springs on the pullout mattress were painful to sleep on. Other than that we hope to come back to stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having you stay with us. We appreciate your review. Thank you for bringing the pull-out mattress to our attention. By adding a supplemental mattress, we hope to improve its comfort. We look forward to your next visit.
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Exeptionnal site... the view was amazing...

  • 4 of 5

This is a very nice place to stay and relax. The nature is beautiful.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you and your family had a relaxing stay - It was a pleasure to have you with us. Thank you for your positive review.
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Beautiful Views

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful spot. Extremely well maintained. Very Friendly owners. Lived in Maine for over 20 years and never visited the Casco Bay area. What a mistake. Everything Maine can be found here. Great experience. Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you had an enjoyable stay on Bailey Island - it was a pleasure to have you and hope you return for another visit. Thanks you for a very positive review and have wonderful rest of the summer! Laurie
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The property is picturesque and the cottage is charming. Laurie and Eric are friendly and welcoming

  • 5 of 5

The upstairs cottage provided excellent views of the water from the windows and deck. The cottage is cheerful and full of light. We had all we needed to make our 4 day stay a pleasure. We took Eric's advice and picked up groceries in Brunswick on our way in to the island.

We walked to Land's End and saw the lupines along the way. We walked to the Giant Steps and witnessed spectacular rock formations and crashing of the waves. We walked to the Bailey Island General Store for a few items. And we walked next door to the Giant Steps Grille. Delicious haddock sandwich and lobster roll.

We also walked to Cook's for lobster and to board the Alert for a 2 hour afternoon sail. Very enjoyable.

We loved the quietness of Laurie and Eric's place and the fact that we were able to walk to places we wanted to see.

I want Laurie to come decorate my home!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad that your visit with us with so enjoyable. You really can't beat Bailey Island for a slower - paced vacation and you had lovely weather. Please come and stay with us again - we'd love to have you!
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Beautiful rocky coastline and quality accommodations.

  • 5 of 5

The coastline was the main draw here and didn't disappoint. Lots of areas to explore or just sit on the lawn and take it in. A couple of beaches within walking distance offer sandy beach. Great hosts that were very responsive and unobtrusive. Would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you were able to enjoy the magic of Bailey Island - hope you come to stay with us again.
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Lovely accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations are spacious, comfortable and complete with pretty much anything you will need for a comfortable stay. The ocean is just steps away across a lawn, and can be heard from the apartment. The weather was quite cooperative for us, and we explored the islands at leisure by foot and by car. Very relaxing -- and just what we needed!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the wonderful review. We're so glad your stay was memorable.
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Portland international Jetport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Several Local on Island
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Casco Bay lines
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
Brunswick, ME
Nearest Train
14 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster Portland, ME
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
Brunswick, ME
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Several Local on island
Nearest Beach
Beach at rental property
Car: necessary

Bailey Island is found 20 minutes from the town of Brunswick, Bowdoin College and the home of the famous Maine State Theater; 30 minutes from Freeport and L.L. Bean and 45 minutes from Portland and the Jetport, The coastal towns of Bath, Wiscasset, Boothbay Harbor, Camden, Rockland and Rockport are must sees within a 2 hour drive on Route 1. From Orr's Island, you will cross the famous Cribstone Bridge to Bailey Island - a prelude to the special place you have chosen to vacation. Enjoy all the Islands have to offer - several beaches including sandy Cedar Beach, hiking - don't miss the ‘Giant Stairs', buy lobster fresh off the boats in Mackerel cove, rent a kayak to explore the area from the water - including Eagle Island, to tour Admiral Robert E. Peary's summer home, now owned by the state and open to the public as a historic site.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Insurance $59

$1000 to $1750

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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