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Yellow cottage with stunning views on Pleasant Beach, in South Thomaston, Maine

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Adorable classic Maine cottage sleeps four. A brand new adjacent bungalow accommodates an additional two people for an extra charge of $250.00(a great place for the kids to sleep and hang out!).

The cottage has a newly renovated kitchen and bathroom. The kitchen features all-new appliances with modern amenities. There is no kitchen table, however. We have a fully outfitted bathroom with new fixtures. Upstairs, there is a double bedroom and a single bedroom. You walk through the double room in order to get to the single room. There is one single downstairs. The living room has comfy furniture with a lovely gas fireplace for those rare chilly summer mornings. Wi-fi is included.

The screened-in porch, which overlooks the Gulf of Maine, features a family-sized table for dining on soft summer evenings. Attached is a small deck with a grill for you to enjoy. Two kayaks are available too. During the day, luxuriate on the warm rocks a few steps away or take the short path down to Pleasant Beach for swimming, snorkeling, crab-hunting, fishing, and sun-worshipping.

The cottage boasts a stunning view of the bay. Watch lobstermen ply their trade as children climb the rocks along this secluded coastline. No crowds here.

Nearby seafood shacks and restaurants in the area are well known, or if you're nice to the local fisherman, you might have fresh lobster brought directly to your front door.

Located 10 minutes from Rockland, 10 minutes from Owls Head, 25 minutes from Camden Hills State Park and near many mid-coast attractions.

We also welcome a well-behaved dog for a small fee, but this is a cat-free, no-smoking property.

I am happy to answer any questions about our wonderful Maine cottage.

More Details

Owner
Laura Trippe
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 6, 2017

What makes this cottage unique

There is also a fun new sleeping bungalow that has 3 beds and a front porch. It is a great place for the kids to hang out, to use as an artist studio, or to simply have some quiet time! There is no bathroom. It is available for rent for an extra $250.00 weekly.

Amenities

South Thomaston Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
  • The bungalow sleeps 3 people and is a great place for the kids to hang out! There is a surcharge of $250.00 for the use.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Yellow cottage with stunning views on Pleasant Beach, in South Thomaston, Maine
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 13 reviews
5

Where the forest meets the sea

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was one of the best trips we have shared in all our travels. The cottage is located close to so many attractions do not even know where to start. We ate the most incredible sea food ever, the town of Rockland was a gem. You will not find a better view anywhere. Hope your stay will be as amazing as ours was.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful, true review! It was a pleasure to have you both, and I hope you'll come back again!
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5

Really enjoyed this coastal cottage

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here in early July 2017 and couldn't have been happier with it. The screen porch was fantastic and we enjoyed sitting out on it as it has a great view of the water and the cove the house sits in. The kayaks were an awesome perk and we took advantage of them. There are several neat islands close by to kayak around and one of them (Ash Island) has been turned into a preserve that you can get out and walk around on. The kitchen had everything we needed and the bed we slept on upstairs was comfortable. The house is in a great location and only 15 minutes or so away from Rockland. Since we got back from Maine we have been telling all of our friends and family they should visit and if any of them do I would absolutely recommend they stay at this cottage.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful scenery, accommodating owners

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place to come to, to get away from it all and enjoy all the beauty coastal Maine has to offer. Water usage can be a bit of a issue with more then two or three people, but I knew the water restrictions before I booked, its all part of the cabin experience. Laura is great with communications and ready with answers for any questions you may have. Thank you for the experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

This small cosy place with lots of history and good vibes was exactly what we have been looking for in Northern Maine for some time.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely breath taking

  • 5 of 5

Place was clean and had everything you would need. Private street so no traffic unless you lived there. Breath taking view....so who needs TV. Sat for hours and read by the bay listening to the water and the birds. We will visit again.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Tranquility

  • 4 of 5

Peaceful, quiet location but still near some quaint little towns. Loved having breakfast every morning on the porch overlooking the water. Cozy and accommodating. Laura was available for any questions that we had.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Five Islands Lobster Co
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
McLoons Lobster Shack
Farnsworth Art Museum
Camden
Camden Hills State Park
Cape Neddick
Dorman's Dairy Dream
Car: necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $40
Pet Fee $30

The new bungalow has bunk beds and a trundle bed too. It is available at the extra charge of 350.00 per week. It is a great place for the kids to sleep and hang out! Be advised that here is no bathroom in it.
Visitors must appreciate the need to take short showers and spare the running water in the cottage! Otherwise, please do not choose to stay here.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.