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Quiet Location Right Outside Town of Bar Harbor and Acadia

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Large 3 BR, 2 Baths, Sleeps 6 Surrounded By Mountains

Sleeps 6-8

Quiet location w/ Open living, step down living room nice fully equipped kitchen w/attached dining room. Outside enclosed deck seats 6-8 for bug free meals nice yard for the kids w/ fire pit and horseshoe pit too for quiet nights to watch the stars or boil the lobsters. Fully furnished wit all linens and dishes pots and utensil too. Great Clean place in the middle of one of the most visited destination in Maine.


Property Manager
Alice Walls
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 9, 2017

About Alice Walls

Husbands family grew up in this beautiful area. I am the transplant as the saying goes. The place is just beautiful, horses in the field across the road, nice sunsets and just far enough away from the hub bub of town. It has been the best place to raise our family and i can't imagine us having done it anywhere else Our house has undergone many changes over the years but the home and love that was shared here will always be part of all of us. As my husband and I enter into this new phase of our life we hope you enjoy the surroundings of our home as we have. Alice and Robin Walls.

Alice Walls purchased this house in 1985

Why Alice Walls chose Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island

We are about as close to the middle of Acadia National Park as one can be when visiting Mount Desert Island. The free shuttle will pick you up at the top of our driveway or you can walk or bike all over the island from the door yard. Plenty of room to relax in outside yard or enclosed screened deck,to be enjoyed as if you were in your own home.

What makes this house unique

Outside deck for sunning, screened in section for bug free dining. Plenty of space for couples, families and in-laws too. No in-town noise and lights so star gazing possible too.

Amenities

Bar Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Upstairs Full Bath shower only Linens 1st Floor Full Bath Shower w/Seat Linens
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Upstairs 2 large rooms, Queen Beds (Air-conditioned) 1 room 2 twin beds(trundle) 1 full bath- shower no tub 1st Floor Sm bedroom Full Comfy Futon (air-conditioned) Full bath -shower/wseat only (no tub) Private entrance(great In-law room)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • 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
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
SLEEPS 6-8 Nice pasture with horses and barn seen from kitchen and dining room. Lots of nice space in and out, sunsets so pretty and walk to the park, trails right from the door step, Plenty of space for privacy when couples sharing, nice big rooms bedroom air-conditioned. Cozy and comfy with nice flowers to enjoy in the yard.. ohhh the smell of Rugosa roses in early summer,

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Quiet Location Right Outside Town of Bar Harbor and Acadia
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
5

Great vacation area!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of seven plus dogs had the best vacation here. The home was more than I expected. We were able to spend time in Bar Harbor and access Acadia very easily. Nothing we did required more than a ten minute ride. Plus the dogs loved walking around Eagle Lake in the evening. Alice thought of everything! It really feels like home.

Stacey and Chris

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Amazing Hosts and Spot!

  • 5 of 5

Staying at Alice's house for a 2nd time, it has only gotten better in terms of exploring and using as a home base for my entire family. It always feel like coming home after a long day of exploring and looking forward to our next trip back!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Corydon, Indiana
5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

This house is very conveniently location for visiting Acadia NP, Bar Harbor, surrounding harbor towns and all the available outdoor activities like kayaking, hiking trails or carriage roads. We traveled as a family group of 8 - husband and me with our two adult daughters, their spouses and 2 toddler grandsons. The house was clean, well stocked for cooking, with plenty of nice thick fluffy towels. The picture doesn't do the home justice. It is much larger than appears with 3 full bedrooms and a smaller bonus room with a twin that could be used as a fourth bedroom which we used for the toddlers pack n plays. The screened porch was wonderful for evening meals and the large open deck, big backyard and fire pit area provided a lot of space for the boys to release some energy. Would highly recommend staying at Alice and Rob's property!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent vacation home.

  • 5 of 5

The location,the yard, and the home itself were all one could wish for. The only minor defect, as has been mentioned by others, is that the headroom upstairs was tight for tall people. This was easy to adapt to. We'd love to return another year.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Better than expected!

  • 5 of 5

This house is very well kept and is a lot nicer than the pictures show. The curb appeal is not great but once you are inside, it has everything you want. We loved the fire pit and screened in porch. The upstairs ceilings are low in places but my 6'2" husband had no problem with it. The upstairs shower is very small but I just used the downstairs shower which was fantastic. The owners have thought of every little detail to make your stay great. I would definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect spot for enjoying Acadia and lobster!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location, comfortable house. Plenty of room for my husband and I, son, daughter in law, 2 grandkids and 2 dogs.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Ferry
250 Miles
Portland
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Train
250 Miles
Portland
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Route 233
Nearest Restaurant
4.5 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Camden
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Sand Beach Acadia National Park
Car: not necessary

Located on Eagle Lake Road , middle of all Acadia National Park locations. SW Harbor, NE Harbor, all locals towns minutes any direction.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed.
Rates noted is for 4 adults or 2 adults plus children, additional adults $10.00 per nite per adult, couples $15.00 per.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.