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Condo with inground pool and sunset views over the Great Salt Bay.

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Damariscotta-Newcastle Condo Rental Photos and Description

This 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom condo has two large decks with water views.

Two large bedrooms along with two large decks overlooking the Great Salt Bay are the key features of this condo. The kitchen/living space is small; however, you can spread out on the two decks, the 5 acres of land, or lounge by the in-ground pool. The largest bedroom is reached by its own spiral staircase and features its own deck perfect for star gazing at night or waking up to views of the bay in the morning.

It is a clean, cozy, and comfortable condo perfect for a family of four or four adults. It is accessed through a common area door with a set of stairs.

It is a phenomenal location central to many great mid-coast experiences in Maine. You are 40 minutes from Freeport (think LL Bean Outlet and Cold River Vodka Distillery), an hour north of Portland (fantastic for foodies), and 45 minutes south of Camden Maine (more great hiking). The condo is also great just for staying local and enjoying the sights and sounds of Damariscotta, Boothbay, and famous Pemaquid Point.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Kristen Svenson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2016
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About Kristen Svenson

New Jersey Native, I've been traveling to this region of Maine for over ten years. I purchased this condo in 2012 and look to share this little piece of heaven with other travelers. I am happy to share all the rare gems of the Damariscotta region inclusive of great restaurants, phenomenal hiking, and best lobster docks. I remain friendly with many locals and can pass you along to excellent guides.

Kristen Svenson purchased this condo in 2012

Why Kristen Svenson chose Maine

two decks to watch the sunset from

in-ground pool

walking distance to hiking, grocery store, and famous ice cream store

short drive or long walk to local bars and restaurants

What makes this condo unique

two large decks with water views

rustic hike to waterfront

if you're active, the ability to walk into town from this location (just over a mile walk)


based on 5 traveler reviews

Condo with inground pool and sunset views over the Great Salt Bay.
average rating of 4.8 based on 5 reviews

Maine Stay

  • 5 of 5

Upon arriving we found everything to be as described. The condo is just like a place at your own home. It was clean and cozy.

The porch you could sit at outside and listen to the birds and look over to the river.

The kitchen was stocked with comforts of your own home. I only cooked one small meal there because my parents spoiled us.

We went to eat at "Sarah's" and the Ice cream shop-that was awesome, "Moody's " was also great food.

The hospitality of the people in this town is impeccable.

This home was cozy and exactly what we needed. We loved it here and hope to return one day. Our trip was short, Spent two days driving and only three days of stay. Next time it will need to be a week or even two. Thank you for being an enjoyable wonderful part of our trip to Maine.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Just Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place! Clean, comfortable, and quiet in a charming town! The condo is small but was just perfect for my husband, his brother and me to stay in for my niece's wedding which was at the Round Top Barn just down the road (also a beautiful place!). Kristen was fabulous to work with; answering my many questions quickly and honestly! My security deposit was refunded promptly and accurately. The area is beautiful with many things to do and great places in town to eat and explore. Don't miss Round Top Ice Cream right next door!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lisa thank you so much for your review! I am so glad you three greatly enjoyed your stay. With appreciation, Kristen
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Perfect Spot!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great condo! It accommodates four people very nicely. The pictures of the furnishings are accurate and the unit was very clean with many extra supplies. It is quiet and peaceful and just down the road is a great walking trail and of course Round Top Ice Cream (amazing ice cream!). Kristen is very responsive and helpful, even with the many questions I asked. Damariscotta is a great town with a little bit of everything in it. Large grocery store, large hardware store, pizza, seafood, bookshop and coffee shop, car wash and very close to Pemaquid Light House and beach, the salt pond and some great views along the rocky coast - all great places! The pool at the condo is clean and the new lounge chairs are very nice! The tenants were very friendly and we loved chatting with them. Thanks, Kristen! We hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Enjoyable stay

  • 4 of 5

We found this property to be as described. Kristen gave us great recommendations of local information and restaurants. The ice cream shop nearby was excellent. Bedrooms were clean and comfortable. The cozy kitchen was fully equipped with dishes, pots and pans. This is a quiet getaway in a small town with many nearby points of interest.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Experience

  • 5 of 5

Kristen was excellent to work with and was very helpful and accommodating. This was our first trip to Maine and she had a lot of great recommendations and information about the area.

The condo was exactly as described and pictured online. Not many full time residents in this complex, so we had the pool to ourselves the whole time with the exception of one evening. Very nice-- like having a private pool essentially. The rest of the property was nice and very quiet. The bedrooms were comfortable and linens were clean. The kitchen is equipped with dishes and the appliances work. It is very small, so if you want to cook a lot it isn't ideal, but it worked for us just fine.

The location is really quite nice. Damariscotta is a cute little town among many others nearby. We enjoyed visiting Pemaquid Point which is very close to the condo. We made a trip up to Acadia which was a bit farther than we thought it would be (the roads in Maine aren't exactly as direct and fast as we are used to), but it was still managable. We also went down to Old Orchard Beach to get that experience, and that was a pretty easy drive. There is really so much to do if you want to -- or if you don't feel like venturing out, spend a day at the pool!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Romeo's Sports Bar
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Damariscotta River Grill
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Damariscotta Lake

This condo is located off of route 1 on Main Street in the charming town of Damariscotta. From this condo you will see beautiful sunset views of The Great Salt Bay where you can walk to hike The Salt Bay Heritage Trail and walk to visit the famous Whaleback Shell Midden.

This condo features an in-ground pool and approximately 5 acres of land to hike and enjoy. For the adventurous hiker, you can take the trail down to the water and launch your own kayak etc. The township is in the process of putting in a RiverWalk Trail from the condo into the heart of town.

Within .25 miles you will find the famous Round Top Ice Cream Store, a large Hannaford grocery store, gas station, hardware store, McDonalds, Dunkin Donuts, Sports Bar, laundry facilities, a YMCA, and the community Damariscotta Rive Association where community events and concerts are held.

Within 1 mile is the hub of Damariscotta filled with excellent restaurants and bars such as The Salt Bay Cafe, King Eiders Pub, Schooner Landing (scenic outdoor bar on the water), and The Publick House. These restaurants and bars are along the waterfront all different types of shops and stores between. Within a fifteen minutes drive you can enjoy the Dodge Point Public Reserve with four hiking paths along the shoreline and beaches. Local farmers markets are also set up various days from May-October.

Going south, Portland is within an hour. Going north, Camden Hills is within an hour. Within 45 minutes you will be in Freeport for the famous LL Bean Outlet, various outlet shopping, the Cold River Vodka Distillery, and more hiking at state parks and lighthouse views.


Rates & Availability

Damariscotta-Newcastle Condo Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Towels/linens/Cleaning $50
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

The linen/towel fee is negotiable. If you'd like to use them it's a $25 fee. They are already located in the condo and the cleaning company will have everything set before your arrival and she will do a security check after/cleaning/etc. I am always available via phone for questions during your stay. If you have questions surrounding booking, please call, text, or e-mail too.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Damariscotta-Newcastle Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , It's simple- see photo. Be careful with towel holder.
  • 1- see photo.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • While the bedrooms are spacious, the common areas are smaller and with only one bathroom I recommend four people in this condo. I am open to four adults and two kids if you're interested in bringing a blow-up mattress.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

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