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Authentic Log Cabin on Damariscotta River W/ Dock and Moorings

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


East Boothbay Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Enjoy this authentic 1926 log cabin on the shore of the Damariscotta River. With it's beautiful views and unique ambiance, the cabin captures a special part of the Maine experience.

Tastefully furnished in the Adirondack style, the cabin has cathedral ceilings in every room. The stone fireplace is the centerpiece of the living room.The well equipped kitchen has dining for 6 to 8. The cabin has two bebrooms. The master has a queen size bed. The guest bedroom has two twin size beds. There is a full bath with a tiled shower. All have a direct view of the water.

The cabin has a covered porch that can be used for dining or just relaxing.There is a spacious stone patio directly on the water with a dining table and seating. A gas grill and fire pit are on the patio also. Beside the patio there are two docks with floats for swimming or launching a kayak. There are deep water moorings for any size boat also available. Bring your own motorboat,sailboat or kayak and explore the river.

The backyard of the cabin consists of 40 acres of forest with a field and a pond. Hiking, picking flowers or birdwatching are just a stone throw away.

Come and enjoy this beautiful piece of Maine.

Keywords: authentic log cabin

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  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Peter Sherman
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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October 19, 2016
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based on 7 traveler reviews

Authentic Log Cabin on Damariscotta River W/ Dock and Moorings
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews


  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent our honeymoon here last September. It was amazing. The house was beautiful and just like the pictures. We had access right by the cabin to go kayaking. Pete, the owner, was the best. He gave us the full history of the home and was a wealth of information. He is also an excellent musician. We plan on coming back soon to stay in this lovely cabin again....

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Philip O

  • 5 of 5

Having spent all of my childhood summers in Boothbay Harbor, Maine in a rustic log cabin also built in the 1920s, my idea of the PERFECT Maine visit was absolutely exceeded and changed forever! My wife and I fell head over heels for this romantically situated rustic and charming oasis. The owner, Peter, is a new wonderful friend and we're already planning our return next year. If you are a wood burning fireplace aficionado like me, you are in for a treat! Every amenity is provided, individual heat radiators in the bedrooms and bathroom, FIRE WOOD, a fully stocked large kitchen and the outside front porch view that will mesmerize you to complete serenity. There's even a gorgeous sitting area a few yards from the cabin with Adirondack style seating and a fire pit to enjoy beautiful sunsets over the bay. There is so much to explore in the area, but we found ourselves more and more wanting to just stay in and savor every moment of this beautiful property. I've revisited the Boothbay region dozens of times over the last 20 years, and even rented near my old cabin from my childhood. This experience was, hands down, my absolute favorite Maine vacation in my life thus far. Put this beautiful cabin visit on your bucket list!

We can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vernon, NJ

The Perfect Maine Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The cabin and location are perfect! We brought our kayak's and would go out on the Damariscotta River just about every day exploring an island in the distance or going along river with the lobster boats and seal's. We enjoyed several hiking trails near by and also did some mountain biking We also had a perfect view of the "4th of July" fireworks right from the docks of Boothbay Harbor which also had some very nice shops. It really was one of our best family vacations and Peter was the perfect host. You just don't get tired of the view sitting on the front porch with the different boats on the river. We're definitely planning to come back some time soon.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Green Cove Springs, Florida

Wonderful Maine Cabin

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was a perfect place to stay for our week in Maine. The setting could not be more peaceful and beautiful. The cabin is in an excellent place to explore coastal Maine, up into the Camden hills, and south into Freeport. Peter was the perfect host, keeping our wood pile stocked for the cool evenings we had in mid September. Definitely a place we would come back to!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marthas Vineyard

Adventure to Maine

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was just like in the pictures. The owner Peter arrived with an armful of fine wine and cheese. He was quite the host. We really enjoyed the toastey fire every night. The gorgous view from the cabin is breathtaking. We rented the cabin for our friends from Hawaii and even though it was cold they loved the whole package. We highly recommend this beautiful cabin for a wonderful Maine experiance.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Minneapolis, MN

A Great Spot

  • 5 of 5

Do not let the title deceive you. This place is unbelievable. The setting is amazing. You can see and hear the lobster boats at work in the river just a short distance away. The cabin sits right on the water. There is a lovely porch to sit on and a stone patio that sits right above the water. The cabin is like stepping back in time. It is beautifully decorated with interesting furnishings, and it is clean. It is a quiet setting and not that far from Boothbay, a charming town. The owner, Peter, was very helpful.

We had a great week exploring the area. We want to stay there again. Kitty

  • Submitted: May 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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East Boothbay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The cabin has a covered porch w/ seating, a stone patio directly on the water w/ a teak dining table and chairs and teak adirondack and steamer chairs and a fire pit,a dock w/ deep water moorings for any size motor boat or sailboat, fire wood provided,

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