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This charming 3 bedroom, 1 bath home is the perfect vacation home. There are hardwood floors throughout the house, big sunny kitchen for those who love to cook, bright sunshine filtering into all the windows, and all the comforts of home in the rural village of Salsbury Cove. There is a beautiful yard to relax, grill or for kids to play without having to worry about safety. We have taken the time to make sure all of our guests will be comfortable, enjoy all of Mount Desert Island and want to return year after year. The ocean is a quick walk and there is a basketball court in the driveway with bikes for you to use. The house is also on the Island Explorer bus route. You can ride the bus for free and even take your bikes. We also have 2 kayaks for our guests to use but you need to have your own way to trasport them. You will fall in love with this house and will want to book your vacation with us every year!
My husband and I live year round on MDI with our 2 boys ages 5 and 7. We absolutely love it here and want all of our guests to love it as much as we do. We hope our guests will love our home in Salsbury Cove as much as we do.
Sheridy Olson purchased this house in 2015
Salsbury Cove is a charming little village and the house is only 4/10 mile to a sweet little beach on the ocean for relaxation, kayaking, canoeing or having a nice picnic. We fell in love with the house immediately because of how well built it was and its obvious its been well cared for. I love the big bright windows, the ample yard for kids to play, the paved driveway with the basketball court, the large kitchen and hardwood floors made this the perfect home. The house is now my parents residence and they have added many upgrades including leather furniture in the living room. The house has many amazing antique pieces in it, giving you the feeling of a very well cared for home.
This house is so great because even though its in a small village community, it feels very private and the ocean access so close by was a big selling point for us. We also love the location in regards to being close to the main entrance of Acadia National Park and downtown Bar Harbor.
The home we stayed the week in offered everything we needed. It was better than advertised!
The kayaks were a great bonus to be able to use!
We love Mt Desert! This is our second vacation here!
Acadia park has so much for everyone!
We hiked, watched the sunset on Cadillac mountain and rode our motorcycles thru the park several times.
We rode our motorcycles coastal scenic Hi way Rt 1 north to Lubec, Maine.
We rode our motorcycles to Rangeley Mountain and enjoyed those views!
Dining and shopping in Bar
Harbor is always a treat!
I'm sure we'll return in a few years and hopefully this home will be available!
The house is at a convenient location to all the attractions, including shopping. The house is clean. We like the gas grill and outdoor wood-Burning fireplaces. Canoe boat is also a plus.
4.5 Stars. The Olson home is a perfect get away heaven for our family of three adults, two teens and a dog. How wonderful to arrive, after a long drive, to a spacious, very clean, organized, and comfortable home! The rooms are actually a little bigger than pictured. Beddings and towels are not fancy, but clean and comfy. Sheridy was responsive to our questions via text on where to grocery shop and how to operate the central air (only the window units are working as the weather is relatively mild). The home is ideally located in a quiet neighborhood and a few steps to route 3 where one can catch the free Island Explorer buses to Bar Harbor (less than 10 minutes away) and the various attractions in Acadia National Park. The Olson Home is a good value. Had a very enjoyable and relaxing family vacation! Would definitely return to this home in the future. KP.
Beautiful, clean, well equipped. Half mile walk to the cove. Drove the two kayaks down and used them a couple of times. Child movies, toys and small bikes available. Bring your own Scrabble board for a rainy day. Very close to Acadia and Bar Harbor. Can catch the free island shuttle at the top of the street. You will be happy here!
Really nice property! Good amenities and overall relaxing environment. The kitchen was very nice and spacious. Loved the quit area and is walking distance to a nice beach and was close to all of the attractions! I will definitely be back!
The property is down the street from Pirates Cove mini golf course and the house has a paved driveway with a basketball court. This is an ideal location to explore Acadia National Park with the main entrance less than 5 minutes away. Downtown Bar Harbor is less than 4 miles away for shopping, whale watching and many other family fun activities. There is a public beach access .25 mile from the house and is great to put in a canoe or kayak or relax with a good book. Salbury Cove is a very family friendly small village community with minimal traffic but close to all that Mount Dessert Island and Acadia National Park have to offer. The house is also on the Free Island Explorer bus route so you can park your car at the house and let someone else do the driving for you!
|discount||$-100 + Tax|
|Property Damage Protection||$99|
We have a 90 day cancellation policy due to a very short season. Homeaway has incorporated a very high charge on each rental booked so we are off setting that by offering a discount this season.