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19 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 nights


Boothbay Apartment Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 1 full bath: 1half bath: pull-out queen size couch: modern kitchen

Our property is located on quiet Back River Road. Only one home is visible from the kitchen sink. This apartment is above a 3 car garage connected by a large deck to the owner's home. The lot features large, hardwood trees, birds and some small wild animals. Enjoy the serenity!

Area Description: Four miles away are the beautiful, tourist attractions that only Boothbay Harbor can offer. See the 'locals' working their lobster boats and notice all the larger cabin cruisers docked in the harbor too. Go on a whale watch, an island lobster bake, shop in the unique stores, sample some homemade ice cream, candies and flavored popcorn. Plan a visit, to the beautiful Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. The Gardens feature magnificent displays and a beautiful waterfront location, many state of the art gardens, a gift shop and so much more. You may also enjoy the Boothbay Region Land Trust. It offers 15 properties for your hiking and outdoor enjoyment. The region also features the Boothbay Railway Village, Dept. of Marine Resources Aquarium, several parks, beaches, a YMCA, and freshwater swimming. Don't forget to enjoy our fresh local seafood and hospitality while you are here

Outlying areas: Maine boasts not only coastline, but mountains, rivers, lakes and a desert, yes a desert. When you arrive here you will see there are endless opportunities for outdoor and indoor entertainment. If you are here to relax and enjoy the quiet way of life, that is available as well. You have to see it to believe it!

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2016

About Becky

We are managing our parents retirement home. Mom and Dad are currently living in Virginia Beach. When the time is right they will move here to be closer to family. We live in the bigger home in the front, mom and dad's house is being us over the garage.

Becky purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Becky chose Boothbay Harbor Area

We love our quiet little neighborhood just yards from the coast. We can't see the water from our home, but a short walk or drive brings us all the beauty of coastal living. The height of this home will allow you to have a bird's eye view of the the tree tops. Watch birds and squirrels scamper about on the branches of our many oaks and maples.

What makes this apartment unique

The home is located on a dead-end ocean inlet. The ocean is a short distance away. A 7 or 8 minute walk.

Downtown Boothbay Harbor is less than 5 miles away.

An Irving station and the big grocery store is located less than 3 miles.

Traffic is minimal. There are no young children but within 2 miles there is a beautiful town playground.

Owl hoots, crickets and croaking frogs disturb the quiet of evenings and nights near our forest.


based on 19 traveler reviews

average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews
Columbus, Ohio

Spacious, Quiet, and Cozy Boothbay Home Away From Home!

  • 5 of 5

Becky's apartment was perfect for our stay in Boothbay! We spent two nights and were very pleased with the spacious, comfortable accommodations. Although the above-garage unit is situated just adjacent to the main house, it is very private. The location is great - only 10 minutes or so (driving) from the shops and restaurants in Boothbay, but in a more quiet, secluded area, which we really enjoyed. Highly recommended! I would certainly stay here again if I were to return to the area! Thanks for everything, Becky!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great space for a family!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience at this well built oasis. The place was well appointed. Kitchen had everything we needed. We did not need anything. We loved the screened in porch. Spent most of our time out there. The yard is an amazing place for star gazing at night. The only downside to the experience was the beds. In particular the twin sized bed was extremely firm and not comfortable. Thank you to Becky and Kevin for accommodating our needs. We would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. We regret that you found the twin bed uncomfortable. A foam mattes cover is available in the closet for either the couch bed or twin bed so that our guests can adjust the bed for their comfort. We love to star gaze from our deck and yard as well. Please consider staying with us again if you visit Maine again. Regards, Becky and Kevin
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Boise, Idaho

Peaceful Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I was very impressed with this property. It is clean, comfortable, and had everything we needed. Very quiet and peaceful...nestled in the woods and off the beaten path. I loved the screened in porch. It was really close to the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (within a 5 minute drive), which is now one of my favorite places in the world. The property is within a 10 minute drive to Booth Bay Harbor which is a fun little village with many good restaurants and a great grocery store (Hannaford's). I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to anyone visiting the area.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much we are so happy you loved our home! Please consider staying with us again sometime! Kevin and Becky Alley
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Very clean and comfortable property. Owners are very helpful in giving tips on local restaurants.

  • 5 of 5

I was very impressed with the property. You get a ten in our book

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We love our little piece of Maine too! Please consider staying with us during your next visit to Vacationland!
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Wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed "Poff Mahal". The home is in a quiet neighborhood with hard wood trees all around, very well cared for, all the amenities we needed, and tastefully decorated. Perfect for our family of 4! The location was ideal for our plans that included visits to Boothbay Harbor, and as far as Portland. Becky was very hospitable and offered advise on nearby attractions. Check in, and check out were all very easy. This was our first home away experience and we were very pleased. If you are considering staying here, book now, you will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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A beautiful, restful place to stay. Meticulously cared for. Peaceful place to be.

  • 5 of 5

Although we really didn't spend many waking hours in our "home in Maine," we can't say enough for how nice the place is. It is lovely. Everything is as it seems on the photos. Becky and Kevin were very welcoming and offered us help with planning our short, first time visit to Maine. We were glad to stay here. We would recommend it to anyone interested in seeing Maine or finding a relaxing haven in Maine where you could easily spend the afternoon reading a book or enjoying the peace and quiet.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Portland, Maine
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Downtown Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Nearest Ferry
45 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Boothbay Harbor Country Club
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Portland, Maine
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Too many to tell
Nearest Ski
130 Miles
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Grimes, Cove
Car: necessary

The Boothbay Region has been a destination for travelers for over a century. The unique character of our rocky seacoast makes it a pleasure to enjoy from both land and sea. The Boothbay Region is found at the end of a long peninsula in the Midcoast area of Maine. It is a picturesque area with rich maritime heritage. The region boasts several festivals which celebrate this heritage. The architecture of the region reflects the charm of a New England fishing village with white, clapboard homes, specialty shops, galleries, boat yards and marinas.


Rates & Availability

Boothbay Apartment Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Housekeeping $80
Tax Rate 7.0%

We are keeping our home open and available for the Boothbay Region Festival of Lights this season. We plan to put some Christmas decorations and lights in the home for our holiday visitors. The region will be open for you eating and shopping pleasure. Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens will be putting on a fabulous show for you too!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Boothbay Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 860 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The master bathroom was constructed to meet the needs of a handicap individual, it has railings for safety near the toilet and in the shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
  • Master suite with beautiful wainscotting, hardwood floors, luxurious bedding , captains frame bed with drawers underneath, a large walk-in closet, and a larger master bath.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
In order to access this beautiful apartment you must climb a minimum of five stairs from the front of the owner's home.

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