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Adorable Cottage Steps From Dock Square And Lower Village

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cozy 1 Bed / 1 Bath Cottage With A Lovely Farmers Porch And Private Back Yard

This bright and cozy cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway or a family vacation on the coast. Enjoy your morning coffee from a rocking chair on the farmers porch and watch the joggers and cyclists go by. The cottage is very well maintained and newly furnished this year - the bedroom features a plush king size bed, while the queen size sleeper sofa in the living room allows for 4 guests. A short stroll to many amazing restaurants (both fine and family friendly dining) - or grab your groceries nearby and use the fully setup kitchen, including stove/oven, microwave, keurig coffee maker and lobster pot! Walk, bike or drive to the beach (1.3 miles) with sidewalks the entire way (guest beach parking passes available).

Activities are endless...

- The Beach - sit in the sun or rent a board and take surf lesson

- The River - paddle the river on a kayak or stand-up paddle board

- The Fish - a private charter can put you on the best Striped Bass spots

- The Scenic Landscape - scenic drives or cycling up and down the coast

- The Scenic Tours - whale watching or a lobster tour where you can pull up a trap

Kennebunk, Kennebunk Beach, Kennebunkport, Cape Porpoise, Wells, Ogunquit, Biddeford Pool

More Details

Owner
Bradbury Chadbourne
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2017

About Bradbury Chadbourne

We live in Kennebunk only a couple miles from the cottage. We decided to settle in this perfect seaside community to raise our family and enjoy. We spend most of our summer weekends on our boat exploring the coast from the ocean.

Bradbury Chadbourne purchased this cottage in 2015

Guestbook comments from the owner

The cottage was exactly what we needed after a challenging past year. We played, relaxed and thoroughly enjoyed such a cute, clean spot so close to the village and beach! Spotted lots of whales and lobsters on the First Chance Tours which 4 year old Jimi completely loved! Thank you for helping us have a "normal" family vacation!
Aug 2015
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Amenities

Kennebunk Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Village
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , 3/4 bath
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

Adorable Cottage Steps From Dock Square And Lower Village
average rating of 4.818182 based on 24 reviews
4

Super!

  • 4 of 5

Très beau petit chalet, très bien situé! On a vraiment apprécié, tout était parfait.

Very nice little cottage and the location was perfect! We really enjoy or stay there. Great place!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic cottage in great location

  • 5 of 5

The property is indeed adorable! Its location is great for walking into Kennebunk and Kennebunkport for dinner. The beach is a little further so would require driving or cycling. The cottage was well equipped and we spent a lot of time in the back garden which is large and right on the edge of a forest. The road outside can be heard clearly, but it's never too busy and we regularly sat on the front porch (and the bed is so comfy the road won't disturb you). The location is the perfect mix of peace and quiet with convenience. We even had a family of deer run through the garden!

If I was being super picky I would say that it can be a bit tricky eating in the back garden because the only access is from the front of the house, and the bicycles provided are only really suitable for kids or small adults. But neither of these things took away from a fantastic and blissful stay!

Bradbury was excellent at communicating and we were able to check out late. Thanks Bradbury and Jeff!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We had a wonderful stay at the cottage!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was cute, cozy and perfectly convenient. We loved being able to walk for coffee in the morning and to the beach. The area is so nice and everyone was super friendly. We will definitely be making it an annual family vacation!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, cute cottage in Kennebunk, ME

  • 4 of 5

We really liked that we could walk to restaurants and the shops of Kennebunk/Kennebunkport, which has many great restaurants and coffee shops. The cottage was very clean. There were four of us (2 adults, 2 teens) which might have been too many had we been there for a week, but for the two night stay it was just fine. It would be perfect for a couple. Although the cottage was on a well-traveled road, with fans going in the cottage, it didn't make it hard to sleep. Nice backyard, with table and chairs, and the rockers on the front porch were great to have. I would stay there again! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great spot!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay here! The location is ideal. It only takes 5-10 minutes to walk into town. The cottage is cozy and stocked with everything you'd need. The bed is insanely comfy. I'd love to know what kind of matress topper is on it so I could get one for my bed at home! There were only two very small negatives- we had looked forward to lounging in the hammock that was mentioned in the description, but we never found one on the premises. And we attempted to use the bikes provided but they were basicly unridable, they need some serious TLC. Overall, great experience. We would definitely come back again!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and really appreciate the feedback. A new hammock was on order during your stay as the previous one had begun to wear. The new one has arrived and is perfect for an afternoon nap! Speaking of napping, as you point out the mattress is incredibly comfortable, which is just a great mattress (Serta I believe) - not a mattress topper. I will also have the bikes checked out and replaced as necessary. There are also several options for bike rentals very close by if future guests are looking for upgraded or more specific bicycles. Thanks again!!
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5

Very clean and great location to down town Kennebunkport!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and loved this cottage. We will definitely be back again!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
PWM
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Old Vines Wine Bar
Nearest Golf
2.3 Miles
Webhannet Golf Club
Nearest Train
8.3 Miles
Wells
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Pedro's Mexican Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1.3 Miles
Kennebunk Beach

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Rates & Availability

Kennebunk Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off-Season
Sep 24 2016 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
From
$200
Fri,Sat
$1,050
 
 
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 27 2017
2 night minimum stay
$450
Flat fee
 
 
July 4th Weekend
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$750
Flat fee
 
 
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$675
Flat fee
 
 
Off-season
Sep 22 2017 - May 17 2018
2 night minimum stay
From
$200
Fri,Sat
$1,050
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,225
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

We will try to accommodate cancellations by re-booking for the reserved rental period. If we are able to book or partially book the reserved rental period we will refund amounts accordingly.

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