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Custom Old Port Penthouse w/Breathtaking Views + Your Own Cupola. Quiet + Secure

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Gorgeous Contemporary Suite with Full Kitchen across from Waterfront. Parking.

Leave your car in the complimentary lot across the street and walk everywhere.

Fall in love with Portland in your very own private, top-floor penthouse suite on Commercial Street with stunning views of the cityscape and harbor.

Watch the cruise ships from your very own cupola while taking in the sunrise or sunset with a fresh cup of coffee or glass of bubbly from the 7th floor. You will not be disappointed.

This renovated 1850's former warehouse located right next to the Custom House offers a mix of luxury + comfort, contemporary + old-world charm.

Walk 100 steps across the street and drape your legs over the marina dock while having your morning coffee and looking at the boats. The popular Casco Bay Ferry to the islands is also within view and a brief walk away. It’s the perfect location to walk around Portland. It doesn’t get better than this.

Buy the freshest seafood in town right across the street, fresh off the boats. Cook for your family in your well-stocked contemporary kitchen, with everything you might need for light breakfasts, take-in meals, and a relaxing night of home-cooked dinner and cable TV.

Favorite amenities and features include heated bathroom floors, exposed bricks throughout, stainless appliances, oversized leather sectional, TV’s in both bedrooms, plus an awesome sound system that includes a Harmon Kardon 3770 tuner/receiver in the living area to stream your devices, a pair of Paradigm free-standing speakers in the living area, and matching speakers in each bedroom ceiling.

Right out your door is the best of Portland: Starbucks - 60 second walk, the award-winning Standard Baking bakery + Fore Street Restaurant – 2 mins. away. The Famous Dimillos floating restaurant -across the street. The renowned donut shop The Holy Donut - a 2 minute walk. This might be the best-located vacation rental in all of Portland.

Looking for relaxation? We’ve got you covered, from the very comfortable beds with high quality white linens to the deep soaking tub with floor-to-ceiling windows to the luxury custom-tiled walk-in showers. It’s all in the details.

This is a very special place.

Whole Foods + Trader Joes are just a 5 minute car ride. Better yet, leave your car in the complementary parking lot across the street and walk everywhere.

Great for a family vacation, tourists without car, age 55+, or a romantic getaway. An excellent alternative to a hotel stay.

For an unrivaled view better than any hotel, with privacy and security that is unmatched, choose the Percival Suites from The Watch, your go-to destination when in Portland. If the Percival is booked, please check out our other listing, the Margaret Suite @The Watch.

Thank you and we hope to hear from you.

More Details

Property Manager
Scott Lindsay
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
PWM Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Jays Oyster Bar
Nearest Ferry
100 Metres
Casco Bay Lines
Nearest Golf
3.4 Miles
South Portland Municipal
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-295
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Fore Street
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Sunday River, Shawnee Peak, Mt. Abram
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
East End Beach/ Eastern Promenade
Car: not necessary

Originally built in the early 1850's, this newly renovated property is located in the heart of the historic Old Port section of the Portland. This completely unique property is a prime location for a true Portland urban experience. Guests are literally steps away from fishmongers and butchers, coffee shops, fine dining, street carts, fresh fruit and produce, ferry rides to the islands in the bay, biking and walking trails, beaches, swimming, concerts, street festivals, truly unique retail shops, Bars to Brewery tours, Duck boat to trolley tours. The to do list is endless. Or you can choose to do nothing but retreat via the elevator to your sixth floor penthouse and observe all of this from one of the taller renovated warehouses on the street.

Amenities

Downtown Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Custom Old Port Penthouse w/Breathtaking Views + Your Own Cupola. Quiet + Secure
average rating of 4.979592 based on 49 reviews
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Amazing Penthouse Condo!

  • 5 of 5

WoW, this place is beautiful, clean and tastefully designed! Spectular views, easy access to everything and communication with Property Manager Chris made short notice this trip flawless!!!

Thank you for sharing this rental!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow effect when you walked in!

  • 5 of 5

Chris kept in touch and the pent house looked brand new!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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In the heart of it all!

  • 5 of 5

This awesome condo was exactly as advertised. The place was clean, the kitchen was well-stocked, the architecture was cool and the location was right in the middle of the bustling Old Port area. We were just a few minutes walk to the ferry lines, to restaurants, gelato shops, etc. With that proximity however does come some noise. Many nights we listened to live music while having a glass of wine on the balcony. If noise is an issue (and that includes seagull noise in the morning) you might want to consider a sound machine. The owner Scott was really accommodating when we needed to change our reservation dates and the property manager Chris was quick to respond to questions and offered suggestions of things to do in the area. Would gladly rent again!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exactly what you expect.

  • 5 of 5

Great apartment in a great location. Will definitely stay here again when we visit Portland!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Pristine with a Taste of Spartan Luxury

  • 5 of 5

This is the most gorgeous, clean, and tastefully decorated rental where we have ever had the pleasure to stay. We have stayed in rentals in America, Canada, and Europe. The rental has top of the line appliances and all the cooking utensils necessary for a comfortable cooking experience. The space has an open and airy feel due to an intelligent use of the floor plan and decor choices (light and natural colors and modern furniture). The location is perfect, in the heart of the downtown area with plenty of attractions and restaurants within walking distance. The laundry facility is convenient. When we were locked out of the apartment when the lock was malfunctioning, Chris helped within minutes! Our family was very happy here and we would definitely come back and recommend this without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spectacular apartment in a wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully appointed and comfortable in city apartment just steps from fabulous restaurants and sites. Breathtaking views with all of the amenities you could ask for.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Insurance $59

Property is non-smoking. Pets are not allowed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.