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Warm Water for Kyaking Private Waterfront House

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
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South Thomaston House Rental Photos and Description

5 BEDROOMS-- includes a small nursery 2 1/2 baths Sleeps 9

This 2500 foot garrison home (We named it tranquility) sits at the end of a cove on the St. George River which affords warm water (a rarity in Maine) for kayaking It also sits on a private cul-de-sak on a private road.

Upper level has 4 bedrooms which include a nursery, a king bedroom, queen bedroom, bunk room, a den, and a full bath. There is dual Direct TV with 2 large HD TV's and TV in upstairs den.Two kayaks are there for experienced kayake The house is 5miles from: Rockland, a sandy beach, a fishing pier, and Owls Head.

Years ago my family rented a Cape Cod house for a week. The beds were very uncomfortable as was every piece

of furniture, and we weren't centrally located. We were exhausted. I learned from that experience and that is why this

house provides: comfortable beds and furniture, cleanliness, privacy, a well equipped kitchen, enough bathrooms, plenty of lawn space, beautiful views, and is centrally located.

You will enjoy an upstairs den where the kids can hang-out & watch TV or play games, a nursery, and

if your concern is for a handicapped or elderly person, the first floor bedroom with large bathroom, and the side door

ramp are the answer.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Dick or Lorraine
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 20, 2016
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What makes this house unique

This house is located close to Rockland, Camden, and Rockport-

with gorgeous ocean scenery, award winning restaurants, and so

many things to do for the entire family.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We traveled here from North Carolina, Arkansas and Colorado &

had a wonderful week. This house was very comfortable for us

and the TV room upstairs was perfect for the 3 kids.

The weather was perfect! Mid 70's & lots of sunshine. A few

showers but not enough to hinder our plans.

Visited lighthouses, sailed on "A Morning in Maine" Children's Museum, Owls Head Transportation Museum, Mount Battie, and LL Bean in Freeport.

Ate at the Slipway, the Owls Head General Store for the famous burgers, and the Landings, all delicious!

Thank you for sharing your home with others!
Jul 2011
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2 traveler reviews

Warm Water for Kyaking Private Waterfront House
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

Excellent location for families.

  • 5 of 5

What a great time we had in this home. It didn't feel like a rental, it felt like we were visiting old friends. Five adults and three children under 9 had plenty of room to spread out. The home is centrally located to all the attractions and great lobster shacks of the Mid Coast. We arrived on the last day of Lobster Festival and never stopped eating it. We went to the lighthouse in Port Clyde 15 minutes south, the Birch Point State Park beach 10 minutes east, the Coastal Children's Museum in Rockland, took a Schooner trip out of Rockport. Best place for lobster we found was Millers Lobster Co. just ten minutes from this great home. We would recommend this home to anyone we know that plans to visit Maine. Great value for the price and very accommodating owner. Just the best experience!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Hallowell Maine

Wonderful South Thomaston home.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this South Thomaston home. It was a VERYcomfortable, clean, roomy home. The children loved the bunkbed room and the adults all had first rate (not hand-me-down) mattresses. The house is a little off the beaten path but still centrally located. The yard is beautiful with lots of room to play and nice views. We did not kayak while there (too much other stuff to do) but the kayaks were available. Dick was great about calling after we arrived and he left clear instructions on how to reach him if there were any issues- which there were not. I would definitely recommend this house for families of all ages. Thank you Dick for your hospitality.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Knox County International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Billy's Tavern, Thomaston, Maine, serves food
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Rockland to Vinalhaven
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Samoset Resort
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Rte 1 at Monpelier Mansion
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Thomaston Cafe
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Camden Snow Bowl
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

South Thomaston House Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $450
Tax Rate 8.0%

Upon receiving the contract, the tenant should pay by check within 7 days by mail to the owner one half of the rental fee.

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South Thomaston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • First floor Master suite has separate shower and tub 1st floor and His and Hers Vanity. full bath on 2nd floor with combination tub/shower. 1/2 bath on first floor toilet and vanity.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single , 2 SETS OF BUNKS
    Bedroom 1 master suite downstairs - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 baby crib , NURSERY has full crib, changing table
  • Master suite on first floor with double tempurpedic bed. King bedroom 2nd floor. Queen bedroom 2nd floor. 2 sets of bunks 2nd floor. Nursery 2nd floor. pull out couch in den upstairs
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
When you rent a vacation home, certain things are very important to you. You want a clean, airy, private, centrally-located, house, you want comfortable beds; comfortable furniture, a well-equipped kitchen, enough bathrooms, and access to water. You might want a first floor bedroom suite for privacy or handicapped. You might want a room where kids can have their own space to hang out and watch TV. or a separate nursery for the little one. This house has all those things.

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