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Wanda Pinkham

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Eagle Roost Cottage On Pigeon Hill Bay, Best View On The Point!

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Downeast and Acadia Cottage Rental Photos and Description

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom on the bay

Many new updates for the upcoming 2016 summer! *Freshly painted kitchen with a new light fixture over the table and new drapes!

*A new microwave.

*A new toilet in the master bathroom.

*Freshly stained outside walkways.

Email for more photos! We would like to share our little slice of heaven....

Awake to the call of the Bald Eagle who roosts in a tall tree located at the side of the cottage. Watch the Eagle spread its wings with amazing grace to leave the tree and soar over the bay in search of its morning meal.

Not bald at all, the Eagle has a white-feathered head which gleams in contrast to its chocolate-brown body and wings. The Eagle will soar in solitude, chase other birds for their food or spend hours sitting atop the tree allowing a close up study of 'a day in the life of a Bald Eagle'!

If you tire of watching the Eagle, turn yourself around to the view of the bay and... Bois Bubert Island. Eagle Roost Cottage offers the most serene, unobstructed view of Pigeon Hill Bay (out two miles to Petit Manan Lighthouse) imaginable. The direct path taken by many lobster fishermen on their way to haul in the days catch. Some pull traps in front of the cottage for hours at a time. These boats are a stone’s throw away and make for interesting viewing and beautiful photos.

The cottage offers three bedrooms and two bathrooms, a full kitchen and a living room which overlooks the sparkling bay. It accommodates one to six guests comfortably.

***email me for information regarding fresh lobster during your stay.

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Wanda Pinkham (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About Wanda Pinkham

Hi, I am Walter, my wife Lynn and I live in West Virginia and would like to share our family cottage with guests looking for a quiet retreat. Wanda is a family friend and she tends to our cottage and handles everything for us...and will ensure your stay is perfect. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

Why Wanda Pinkham chose Downeast and Acadia

This property was the favorite retreat of my parents.

I grew up visiting Pigeon Hill and the cottage has been

very important to our entire family for years and years.

What makes this cottage unique

The View, simply the view...magnificant!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Eagle Roost Cottage On Pigeon Hill Bay, Best View On The Point!
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews

Repeat visit to Eagles Roost Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at Eagles Roost and like last year was a great experience. This time we had my son and his wife, as well as my daughter and her two little girls. Already we feel like this is our Maine home away from home with family just down the street. We all enjoy the various hiking trails and being so close to the coastline. The cottage is well kept, the owner is gracious to renters, and Wanda makes every effort to enhance our stay. Thank you to both of you!

Joanne Gordon

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Lovely home away from home on Pigeon Hill Road

  • 5 of 5

We've been visiting family on Pigeon Hill Road for almost 25 years! This time we needed more space to accommodate our daughter and her young family. Eagle Roost Cottage was perfect for us - four adults and two young children. The cottage is very spacious with a well-equipped kitchen, including a steamer pot for lobsters. Two of the bedrooms and a bath are at one end of the cottage and the other bedroom and bath were at the end, which was great for our "two families!" The unobstructed view of the bay and access to the shore couldn't be better. I also very much appreciated working with Wanda in planning our visit and the care provided the cottage and visitors. I'm sure we'll be back for our next visit!

Joanne Gordon

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Simply Amazing

  • 5 of 5

We are a large family, so it is always a challenge to find a getaway that will accommodate all of us. The Eagle Roost fit the bill perfectly and has one of the best views of the bay anytime of day. The cottage was clean and spacious with a lovely apple tree in the yard. We walked along the beach across the road and picked blueberries for pie & pancakes from the game preserve up the street.

Hope to visit again next summer!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. Happy your family was comfortable and enjoyed the yard and best of all the beach! We look forward to hearing from you for future visits. Thanks again for taking great care of the cottage during your stay. Wanda
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Eagles Roost was the perfect vacation home for us

  • 5 of 5

Eagles Roost was the perfect vacation home for us- we were visiting family in Milbridge and needed two extra bedrooms to house us. We got up with the sun every money either sat in rocking chairs or on outside steps to watch the tide come in or out, the fog rolling in, birds on the water or the lobster boats. Very quiet street and easy walk to Petit Manan. We also hiked Pigeon Hill a great trail! The house was clean and met our needs it has a homey grandma feel that makes you comfortable. Will come again!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, the awesomeness of Pigeon Hill Bay is still somewhat of a secret and we appreciate you sharing your experience. We look forward to accommodating you on your next visit the Maine.
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Very nice and pleasant stay

  • 5 of 5

View from the windows just amazing. Everything in the house in very good condition, a lot of notes from the owners about the property. Perfect location for people who like to go on the trail in the park. About 100 feet from the fisherman where you can arrange live lobsters. We love it.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Owner's Response: Thank you for posting about your stay at Eagle Roost Cottage. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and hope to accommodate you for future visits! The cottage was left in excellent condition :) Wanda
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  • 4 of 5

We rented Eagle Roost cottage for 3 weeks and shared it with our family and friends. When we walked in the first thing we saw were 4 big windows and 4 rocking chairs ~ a wonderful view of Pigeon Hill Bay and in the distance Petit Manan lighthouse. The cottage was clean ,comfortable, cozy and had plenty of space . The appliances were well maintained and there were plenty of linens and kitchenware. Having a washer and dryer on site was a real plus, we didn't have to give up a day of fun to do laundry. During our stay we hiked the local trails, star gazed, eagle watched & traveled around the area. Wanda was a gracious and helpful agent providing excellent customer service. This is a wonderful area to visit & this cottage with its wow factor view was just the right place.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review! I too love the spectacular view from the rocking chairs. We have had a wonderful season and thank you for choosing Eagle Roost Cottage For your stay on Pigeon Hill Bay! We hope to accommodate you during future visits. Regards, Wanda
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Nearest Airport
66 Miles
Bangor International Airport
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
44 Degrees North
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 26 2016 - Sep 3 2016
4 night minimum stay
Sep 4 2016 - Oct 29 2016
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 9.0%

Maximim guests six...$100 extra person fee if approved by owner
If calling please email as well, I am not always available to call and email guarantees a faster response.
Any day check in at 4pm...check out by 10am. No smoking, inquire regarding a pet.

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Downeast and Acadia Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Village
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The bathrooms are dated and small but very clean! We supply hand soap, bath towels and wash cloths.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • All bedding included...comfy beds with allergen, waterproof and dust mite proof encasements on the mattresses and pillows!
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
Great hiking along the shoreline, Petit Manan Wildlife Refuge and Pigeon Hill. Close by to Schoodic Peninsula/Acadia

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