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Family Home-COTTAGE AT OTTER CREEK-Sleeps 9!

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The Cottage at Otter Creek is a 3/2 w loft that sleeps 9. Close to Acadia Park.

THE COTTAGE AT OTTER CREEK is a cozy yet spacious 3 bed/2 bath plus a loft that sleeps 4, home located only 3.5 miles from downtown Bar Harbor close to Seal Harbor in the heart of the Acadia National Park! Our family home offers all the necessities for a perfect, relaxing Maine getaway. House sleeps 9 and is fully equipped with linens, towels, cookware and dishware. Our home has a fully equipped kitchen (lobster pot and all!) to enjoy home cooked meals or take it outside and grill it on our BBQ grill while enjoying the cool, summer Maine nights. There is a back deck great for dining or watching the fire, and a side yard thats fenced which is great for the kids. You can stay in touch with free WiFi and cable TV, and we are a short stroll to the Otter Creek Market if you desire a warm blueberry muffin and hot cup of coffee in the morning. THE COTTAGE AT OTTER CREEK is fully equipped, cozy and spacious and perfectly located for mountain climbing Cadillac Mountain or biking over to Otter Cliffs. Message us today and book your perfect summer or fall Maine vacation getaway today! Weekly and Monthly stays are welcomed!!


Owner
Evan Contorakes
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, greek
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Evan Contorakes

I'm an active outdoors man who lives in Miami, FL. and spends many weeks in Maine each summer. My wife and 2 college aged children love to spend our summers in Otter Creek as we are so close to Bar Harbor and and walk/ride/jog to many of the great, scenic beauties on Mt. Dessert Island. I am a hard-working, advertising agency owner with a large staff of employees and my job is very stressful. Our cozy and spacious 3 bed w loft home is the perfect way for me to "re-charge my batteries" and I hope it provides the same elixir for you. Hope to meet you at THE COTTAGE AT OTTER CREEK.

Map

Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Seal Harbor
Car: recommended

Amenities

Otter Creek House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single , Attic loft is the fourth bedroom - Kids love it!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6923075 based on 13 reviews
5

The size and coziness of the cottage were perfect for us.

  • 5 of 5

The set up and decor of the cottage provided a very lovely venue for us. The room for four to sleep as well as two baths all located on the ground floor were perfect for four "Old Dolls"!

We also made great use of the very large deck and fire pit. ... even toasted hot dogs on sticks!!!

Just a quick trip to Bar Harbour, Cadillac Mountain etc.

I would highly recommend the property itself as well as it's location!!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location!

  • 4 of 5

The house was big enough for our group of 3 adults and 6 children. The kids loved the loft. We had everything we needed for our stay. The kids loved being able to walk to the market next door.

The location was the best. Short drive into Bar Harbor and Acadia NP. Central location to most everything. And right on the bus route.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Spacious home, quiet street, cozy place.

  • 4 of 5

This home was so big! It would be great for a large family several adults with multiple kids. My husband & I stayed with our 3 small dogs (so grateful to Evan for letting us bring them!). We only used 1 bedroom & 1 bathroom; but there is another full bathroom, 2 more bedrooms, plus a loft up the ladder with even more beds. There is a large full kitchen, a dining room, TWO family rooms, and a porch. We especially utilized the mudroom on the way into the house to wipe off the dogs before they came back into the house. We all cuddled on the different sofas each morning & evening, and the dogs were so cozy during our stay. The street is dead end, and the house is in the entrance of that street, JUST behind the general store right off the main road leading into Bar Harbor. The house has a fence, but just FYI it's not a complete fence, so if your dogs wander, they can't really be out in the yard off leash because it's easy & quick to escape to the main road. Evan responded graciously with the address when we were on our way into town, and we felt he was available if needed, but otherwise we were left to our privacy on vacation.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Otter Creek Maine Cottage

  • 4 of 5

We greatly enjoyed our stay at Otter Creek cottage. The cottage was fully equipped with everything we needed for our week's stay.

The king bed was particularly comfortable and we LOVED sleeping with the windows opened at night. Loved the corner stove and used several mornings to get the chill out of the air. Location was close enough to Bar Harbor to easily access restaurants and activities but also far enough away to provide a neighborly secluded feel. Very close to walking trails for Acadia National Park and the next door market was great for picking up one off items. Thanks for sharing your property!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exactly what a Maine cottage should be

  • 5 of 5

My first trip to MDI and Otter Creek Cottage was perfect. Cozy and ideally located close to Bar Harbor and the best Acadia trails. The Otter Creek market next store was awesome- wonderful people and amazing lobster dinners. The owner was great to deal with. The cottage looks exactly as it does in the pics. You won't regret staying here.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Family friendly in the best location to get into the park and all the hikes, ocean and sand beach!

  • 5 of 5

After having driven around to different parts of the Island we soon realized that Evan's cottage is in a perfect location! About 10 minutes if that from the shops and restaurants in Bar Harbor, and about 5 minutes from the entrance to the park and all the trails we wanted to do! The house is comfortable and has a lot of room. The pictures don't do it justice - the decor is really cool! We loved the quartersawn oak furniture in the dining room and den! The decor including all the hand painted Maine themed signs and pictures really made me feel like I was in the middle of my Maine Seaside vacation. My kids loved the rooms they were in. They were even decorated as kids rooms, one in blue and one in pink, which made my two boys and girl pick the "perfect" room for them :)

The kitchen had everything we needed for my husband to cook lovely meals! And for us, having a playground right across the street was a huge bonus! We would definitely come here again! It was a perfect vacation!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Insurance $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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