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Maine Cottage on Water in Brunswick

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms - 2 twins, 1 queen, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

WE ARE HERE ON THE NEW MEADOWS RIVER FOR YOU!!! We are centrally located between Brunswick and Bath - BEST of all worlds!!

The cottage sleeps 4: two bedrooms with one queen bed and two comfortable twin beds. Full bath with shower, modern kitchen, dining table with chairs, TV, and deck with a charcoal grill & picnic table overlooking the river.

Description: There are stairs to the dock. Kayaking, swimming, fishing, and boating - all right off the dock.

Thomas Point Beach is about 5 minutes away. Cooks Corner in Brunswick is 5 minutes in the other direction for shopping. Downtown Brunswick is about 10 minutes away with Bowdoin College, museums, and great restaurants.

Freeport - home of LLBean and many outlets is about 15 minutes from the cottage. Portland is 45 minutes away - catch a Sea Dogs game (farm team for the Red Sox) while in Portland.

Harpswell, with 250 miles of shore front is east of the cottage. Go over the famous crib stone bridge to get to Bailey Island - home of the famous Giant's Stairs - a famous rock formation overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.

The Maine Maritime Museum is in Bath, the city of ships. Tour Bath Iron Works while there - a special trolley tour. Popham Beach and Reid State Park are near Bath - great ocean swimming and waves.

Boothbay Harbor, Damariscotta, Rockland, Camden are all close enough for day trips.

More Details

Property Manager
George or Nancy Kinser/Owners
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2017

About George or Nancy Kinser/Owners

We love this area of Maine and live about 20 minutes away. We enjoy boating and hiking and spending time exploring Mid-coast Maine.

George or Nancy Kinser/Owners purchased this cottage in 2006

Why George or Nancy Kinser/Owners chose Maine

It encompasses all Maine has to offer.

What makes this cottage unique

Right on the New Meadows River with a dock and deck to sit and watch the wildlife. Fishing is great off the dock. It is near Brunswick with the Bowdoin campus and museums , Bath with the Maine Maritime Musuem, Freeport with many outlets, Boothbay with whale watching trips, and Mt Dessert with Acadia National Park - all within driving distance

Guestbook comments from the manager

We stayed for just over 2 months in 2007 during our transition from our move from California to Maine. This is an ideal cottage if you want to relax and enjoy the scenic view for a few days, a few weeks, or longer! The location is favorable to access the many activities and attractions of mid-coast Maine - ie - Bailey Island, Orr's Island, Bath, the Maine Maritime Museum, Freeport and LL Bean and many others. The cottage is clean, comfortable, and cozy. My husband and I highly recommend this cottage. Recommended for age 55+, adventure seekers, girls getaway, sight seeing, and romantic getaways.
Jul 2007
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Brunswick Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • River ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Bring your own small boat, canoe or kayak and tie up at a dock.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Maine Cottage on Water in Brunswick
average rating of 4.857143 based on 16 reviews

Great Property, Perfect for Families

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at this property. It was perfect for our family with small children. It was well equipped and comfortable. It was quiet and relaxing with incredible views. The deck was amazing. We couldn't wait to get up every morning to enjoy the view. The owners were very nice and a pleasure to work with. We were sad to leave and can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Maine / Florida

Great River Location

  • 4 of 5

Nice Maine Cabin, wonderful views, convenient location. Owners are helpful and friendly.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Middleton WI

Maine Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the Kinser cottage. It was everything we hoped for and more! A roomy cottage with beautiful indoor and outdoor space with a deck overlooking the dock right on the water. Even our teenagers loved it.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful spot with a fantastic view

  • 5 of 5

We had such a lovely stay here. The owners are lovely and helpful, the rooms are a good size for a cottage, the kitchen is well-equipped and the place has a lovely authentic Maine feel. The deck and the dock were great for entertaining. We hope to be back next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fall Wonder

  • 5 of 5

The Kinser Cottage is terrific. It was pleasent, cosy, and functional. The morning sunrise views from the deck were incomparable. If you want peace and solitude and great views this is the place. Michel Hersen

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Maine in September

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I just stayed at this cottage for a first time Maine experience. We really enjoyed the deck over looking the water and watching the tides change. The cabin is a nice place to come "home" to after a day exploring Maine. We did a day trip each day to come back in the evening and just relax instead of being in a small motel room. We explored Bar Harbor, Bath, Boothbay,Kennebunkport,Freeport,Portland,and Baileys Island and Cook's Corner. Lots of good food (of course Lobster) and two nights just stayed home after a day of shopping and sightseeing and enjoyed a bottle of wine and pasta . We recommend this cottage for those that what the true Maine experience. Nothing fancy but basic and nice.

Well worth the money,

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Brunswick Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Admin Fee $50
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 8.0%

If paying by credit card, the total price will be $1603.00. This includes $450.00 deposit (plus remainder of $525.00), 8% tax ($78.00), $500.00 refundable security deposit, and $50.00 credit card charges.
If guest wants to pay owner directly, the total price will be $1,553.00 - this includes $975.00, $78.00 tax at 8%, and a refundable $500.00 security deposit.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Route 24 - Applebee's
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Mere Point
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 1 and Route 24
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Gurnet Seafood Route 24
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Thomas Point - 4 miles,Popham - 15 miles
Car: necessary

Other Activities: boating, shopping, kayaking, minature golf, health/beauty spa


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