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Charming Cottage With Ocean Views in Biddeford Pool. 200 Yards to 2 Mile Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 baths

Fully equipped, sleeps 6. Sunny bedroom with queen bed and bathroom on first floor. Two bedrooms and full bath with show/tub on second floor. One bedroom upstairs has a queen size bed, the other has twins. Cable TV and wireless internet, outdoor grill. Kitchen is well supplied with dishes and cooking equipment. Washer and dryer upstairs. Walking distance to the beach and village. Ocean views in a quiet family community.


Property Manager
Marc Johnson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2017

About Marc Johnson

We have been summering in Biddeford Pool for 15 years and recently purchased this adorable cottage. It is recently refurnished and has a new bathroom on the second floor.

Marc Johnson purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Marc Johnson chose Biddeford Pool

The cottage is in a quiet, non-commercial part of town. It is situated one side yard back from the ocean and has lovely open views across the neighbor's gardens. Just 200 yards from a two mile long sandy beach - one of southern Maine's most beautiful beaches. Short walk to Audubon trails. Short bike ride to village of Biddeford Pool with a General Store serving lobster rolls, take-out dinners, groceries and ice cream.

What makes this cottage unique

Perfect for a young family that is looking for a relaxing get away. Thought to be the former residence of the first Keeper of the historic US Coast Guard Station next door.

Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Portland International Airport
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Maine Turnpike
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Biddeford Pool

Biddeford Pool is located 25 miles south of Portland and 10 miles north of Kennebunkport.

Amenities

Biddeford Pool Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Downstairs bath - toilet , shower , Conveniently adjacent to kitchen and downstairs bedroom
    Upstairs Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Newly installed.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Upstairs Bedroom #1 - 1 queen , Cozy room with ocean views, bureau, and closet.
    Downstairs Bedroom - 1 queen , Sunny view of back yard, adjacent to kitchen and bath.
    Upstairs Bedroom #2 - 2 twin/ single , Cute kids room with ocean views, across hall from bath.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Charming Cottage With Ocean Views in Biddeford Pool. 200 Yards to 2 Mile Beach
average rating of 4.5625 based on 16 reviews
4

Beautiful Location - Perfect Place to Relax

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed staying here. The most wonderful feature of the cottage is the front porch which has a view of the ocean across a grassy yard with beautiful flowers and is an outstanding place for morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. It has great big windows which open to let in the breeze. It was a very peaceful with an excellent master bedroom on the first floor, an extremely efficient, if compact, downstairs bathroom and a generous and very comfortable living/dining room. The kitchen is tight for more than one person and could benefit from improved lighting. Probably the only significant drawback is the staircase, which is challenging for even moderately tall people. It was clear that the owners really care about the cottage, have kept it up nicely and have furnished it with good quality comfortable furniture and a lot of care. The area is beautiful and quaint. Since we were there in October, a lot of local places were closed, so we branched out to Kennebunkport and downtown Biddeford to find shopping and restaurants for the most part. The acid test is: would I go back? The answer is:without a doubt!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

As described

  • 4 of 5

Nice location. Well furnish. Beautiful surrounding. Perfect for six people. Very good value.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A wonderful small cottage with an ocean view

  • 4 of 5

The place was almost perfect. The kitchen is pretty outdated and dark. The porch (outside could stand to be a little larger. 4 people with a snack tray would find it hard to get around.

The glass three season porch was wonderful and room to 10 or 12 easily (big plus!)

Updated windows were great! Beds comfortable. The cottage was not as clean as I would like when checked in. Cleaning gear left out, piles of dirt not picked up, wet rugs in the washer...but that is a cleaning service issue. Owner VERY responsive. Recommend the lockbox be placed in a location with better lighting. Numbers very hard to read on the lockbox.

Would definitely go back and recommend this to my friends.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the feedback. Already addressing some of the suggestions fir the cleaning service.
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5

Excellent second stay and We'll be back again.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our second stay in this loveley cottage. The sun room is our favourite room for breakfast and late night wine.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

perfect escape pod

  • 5 of 5

Thanks, Marc. Perfect location. Cute size for my 4 person family!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location! Beautiful views.

  • 4 of 5

Loved this location and the home.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Deposit is refundable if requested more than 120 days before rental period. Check-in is after 4:00 pm on first day of reservation. Check-out is 10:00 am on last day of reservation. No smoking. No pets.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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