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$500 off Labor Day Wk: Hot Tub-Fire Pit-View & Access to Somes Sound-Near Acadia

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Sleeper Sofa, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 5-7)

Whether with family or friends, escape to 'The Acadia'. A true gem for nature lovers, this vacation rental is tucked in between the shore of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain. Perched about 1/4 mile above the shore, this cottage affords beautiful views of Somes Sound and the mountains of Acadia National Park. Plus, you can stroll through the gorgeous landscape of this unique property, down the 1/4 path to the shore and a shared dock, right on Somes Sound. Mountain laurel, pines, a babbling brook, granite outcroppings, deer, fox, chickadees, and more...all at your doorstep!

Designed for Enjoying and Relaxing: The main living area is drenched in sunlight, and includes an open floor plan with kitchen, living and dining area on the top floor to capitalize on the gorgeous views of Somes Sound, Acadia Mountain and the surrounding landscape. Convenience abounds with direct access from the kitchen to the large deck with outdoor seating and gas grill.

Also perched on the upper deckis a HOT TUB! A perfect spot for enjoying the spectacular views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain, watching the visiting deer or for soothing tired muscles after a picture-perfect day of hiking, biking, shopping, swimming or sightseeing! Gather around the fire pit and enjoy roasting marshmallows or a cocktail. Firewood provided!

Sleeping quarters and bathroom are downstairs and include 2 bedrooms, one with queen bed and twin bed, and the other with a double bed. Another smaller deck off this level affords beautiful views of Acadia Mountain.

Plan your coastal Maine vacation to be as quiet and relaxing or as active and full of adventure as you like. Enjoy all that the area has to offer, from hiking and biking to whale watching and sightseeing; or settle in and enjoy the peace and tranquility of this unique setting away from the crowds, enjoying nature while soaking up the sun, the stars, the view and fresh Maine air.

Wildlife abound at this unique vacation rental, nestled between and with gorgeous views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain. Close to Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, and within a mile of Acadia National Park, including the trail head to Acadia Mountain and crystal clear, spring fed, park owned Echo Lake.

More Details

Owner
Becky Ashmore Lesko
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

we once again had a marvelous time at the Acadia - fall colors, hikes, soaks for tired muscles and fabulous lobster-everything dinners.
Oct 2016
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Amenities

Hall Quarry Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • Additional Sleeping Accommodations: Sleeper Sofa in Living Room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Hot Tub on deck overlooking Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain Fire Pit with wood provided For Families traveling with small children, 'The Acadia' is equipped with a high chair and Pack N Play, so you can travel a bit lighter!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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$500 off Labor Day Wk: Hot Tub-Fire Pit-View & Access to Somes Sound-Near Acadia
average rating of 4.8125 based on 35 reviews
5

Perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at The Acadia. The cottage was in close proximity to everything we wanted to do and we enjoyed the amenities. The scenery was beautiful.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Newton, MA
5

Another wonderful stay at The Acadia!

  • 5 of 5

This is the sixth year in a row that we visited The Acadia. We always look forward to the hot tub, well-stocked kitchen and most of all- the magnificent views and seclusion. When the crowds come to MDI at the beginning of July, we really appreciate being on the "quiet side" of the island. There is plenty of hiking, biking, and good food there. Bar Harbor is just 15 minutes away if we want to be in the middle of the hustle and bustle. We can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased with the property. The description listed was very accurate. The addition of the washer and dryer was an added bonus. We had a few issues that were taken care of quickly by the owner. The owner was very friendly and helpful. We appreciated having the list of recommendations of things to do, restaurants, etc. We would love to return and stay at the Acadia. Thank you!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Perfect Retreat

  • 5 of 5

The Acadia Cottage was perfect for our stay in the area. It was clean, cozy and had everything we needed and then some! Its perch up on a hill offers great views and lovely breezes. Other than the owner - who we met upon arrival - we never saw another person while at the cottage. The location is absolutely perfect - away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor (just a 15 minute drive away) and close to the lovely little village of Southwest Harbor. Make sure you spend some time in the shops and restaurants there - CODA, Beal's Lobster, and Quietside Cafe (for ice cream) were our favorites. Be sure to do the Acadia Mountain hike for views that can't be found in the national park. We look forward to being able to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A beautiful setting and a wonderful getaway

  • 5 of 5

As a family of 6, we comfortably stayed in this cottage for a week. The house was immaculate and everything we needed was provided. The house is on a beautiful lot with amazing views. You feel like you are out in the middle of the woods, but you are approximately 15 minutes from Acadia and Bar Harbor. We loved that we could visit all of these wonderful places and come back to peace and quiet. We spent many of our evenings and mornings enjoying the beautiful views from the hot tub and also sitting by the fire. It truly provided us a relaxing escape.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Newton, MA
5

A great property and now with a/c!

  • 5 of 5

Over the last five years our family of four has spent a total of 10 weeks at this property so that should give you an idea of how much we like it. This year Dave, the owner, surprised us with the addition of mini-split a/c units upstairs and in the master bedroom! It was so wonderful not to have to rely on Mother Nature to keep us cool! We love this rental because of the seclusion from other houses but the proximity to Southwest Harbor and Bar Harbor. The hot tub is a family favorite. The views of Somes Sound and the mountains are fantastic. It's a perfect Acadia retreat.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Car: necessary

Wildlife abound at this unique vacation rental, nestled between and with gorgeous views of Somes Sound and Acadia Mountain. Plus, there's a hot tub and fire pit (with wood provided!). Close to Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor, and within a mile of Acadia National Park, including the trail head to Acadia Mountain and crystal clear, spring fed, park owned Echo Lake.

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Rates & Availability

Hall Quarry Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
2017 Summer
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,850
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
$500 OFF! (Was $1,950)
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,450
 
 
Late Summer/Early Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 9.0%

*10% discount for booking more than one week! Plus additional discount offered to our returning guests!

This is a weekly Saturday to Saturday rental. Less than a full week rental inquiry will be considered, typically only during off-peak season or if there is a last minute opening, and solely at the owner's discretion.

Rates and minimum stay subject to change until booking is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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