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John and Kim

Member since: 2007
Call Manager
Speaks: english

''A Maine Gem'' Beautiful New England Barn Style Vacation Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Freeport Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

The Freeport Guest House is just minutes from the shopping mecca of downtown Freeport, home of LL Bean. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, this charming post and beam cottage has a fully functional ADA 1st floor with a fully appointed kitchenette, a living/dining area and a master bedroom with queen-size bed. The master bath has a large, beautifully tiled shower room. The 2nd floor has a large bedroom with one queen-size bed and two single beds, a full bath with tub/shower combination and double vanity. Flat screen TVs are in the living room and bedrooms. Full Cable, Blue Ray DVD player, XFinity On Demand and FREE broadband wireless internet included.

If this property is booked during the time you want to visit Freeport, check out our new listing #3648946 'Warm and Spacious 1920's Homestead Apartment' newly renovated and located in the same neighborhood.

Please check out our Guest Book comments by clicking on "About John and Kim"

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
John and Kim (Property Manager)
Member since: 2007
Call Manager
Speaks: english

What makes this cottage unique

Fully ADA accessible for wheelchair including large roll-in shower room, grab bars in bath and shower room, wheelchair accessibility to kitchen sink and bath vanity, hoyer available for master bedroom, ramp to porch, automatic door opener for entrance to cottage.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Had a lovely time. Enjoyed your home. Liked the yard. Liked the clean lines and the weathered beams.
Aug 2013
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)
''A Maine Gem'' Beautiful New England Barn Style Vacation Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews

Absolutely charming place to stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully updated- has the rustic feel of a barn, yet modern high-end finishes. Such a nice touch that all linens are provided plus washer/drier to allow for lighter packing. The location is perfect, a minute drive to downtown Freeport and just off the highway allowing easy access to get many places. Lots of restaurant options in Freeport, and we also grilled out at the house several nights. Bow Street Market and Shaws grocery store are both close and have great selection. Highly recommend the tour of Wilbur's Chocolate Factory! Thanks to John and Kim for creating and sharing the Maine Gem!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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A true Maine Gem!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at "A Maine Gem" and we plan on doing it again. :) The house is beautiful and comfortable. As soon as you step over the thresh hold you feel at home. The kitchen was well stocked and the grill outside was great on the nights we decided to cook at home. The home and the yard are gorgeous. One of my favorite pastime was reading on the porch after sightseeing or shopping. It was peaceful and serene.

If you are a LL Bean fan the house is about 5 minutes from down town Freeport. There are plenty of things to do from shopping, going on a whale watch and visiting different lighthouses. You are not far from a lot of attractions and there is something for everyone. The owners John and Kim keep a folder of local restaurants and attractions nearby which gave ideas of things to see and do.

I highly recommend staying at A Maine Gem. The owners have thought of everything to make our stay pleasant and we are looking forward to visiting again. Thank you John and Kim for sharing your beautiful home with us. Can't wait to visit again. :)

The Coupland's

Rhode Island

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Accommodations were wonderful. Very clean with nice touches.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time in this beautiful home. It was so spacious, clean, updated, and relaxing. The handicap accessible room/bathroom/entrance was perfect for my dad who is in a wheelchair. We couldn't have asked for a better time! Mahalo!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place, close to town, all the amenities!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the Freeport cottage. It was a beautiful home in a great location, minutes from the center of town. The cottage was well-appointed with all of the needed amenities. Everything was extremely clean and well-maintained. We look forward to staying here again!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I needed to get away for a mini vacation and decompress just before Christmas and this cottage fit the bill perfectly. It was very clean and well appointed. The bed and other furniture was very comfortable. The cottage is in a nice, quiet neighborhood yet close to busy downtown Freeport. There was plenty of literature on activities, trips and restaurants. We enjoyed day trips out to Orr’s and Bailey islands, Yarmouth and Portland. We would definitely rent this beautiful cottage again!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Casco Bay Ferry Lines
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Interstate 295
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
62 Miles
Shawnee Peak
Nearest Beach
25 Miles
Scarborough Beach State Park
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Freeport Cottage Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Cleaning Fee included
Additional Fees: 8 % Maine State Lodging Fee
Dogs considered for an additional fee of $20.00 per night per dog - 2 dog limit. Max $100.00 per dog for length of stay.
2 nights or less rates: $275.00/nt

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Freeport Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Yard
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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