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2 Bedroom Oceanside Rental - Dog Friendly

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-4)

Available July and August.

This unique ocean side two bedroom rental in a lovely Victorian home at The Willard Beach House is just 30 feet from the ocean. Our beach is a quiet, sandy, mile long neighborhood beach on Casco Bay, with views to the islands, lighthouses and the ship channel. Watch the lobster boats, ferries and yachts as well as beautiful sailboats, luxury liners as they enter and leave Portland Harbor. You can see Springpoint Light and the Portland Headlight, the most photographed lighthouse in the country.

Take the Oceanside green belt right outside our door to local bistros, seafood restaurants, and two lighthouses. For breakfast, walk to Scratch Bakery for one of their famous homemade bagels as described in the New York Times and other goodies. Enjoy a 3 mile round trip walk past Spring Point Light and Joe's Boathouse to Bug Light and back. Relax on our front porch on one of the rockers and watch the boat traffic on the water and the people and dogs having fun on Willard Beach.

This unit comes with two bedrooms, one with a queen size bed and half bath and one with a full bed. There is a full bath as well. Washer and dryer is available and a fully applianced kitchen.

Downtown Portland and the Old Port with their wonderful restaurants, shops and entertainment are only 10 minutes away and easily accessible over the Casco Bay Bridge. For world class shopping and bargains take I-295 north to Freeport, home of L.L. Bean or south to Kittery which offers miles of outlet shops. Outstanding summer theater is available an easy 45 minute drive to Ogunquit or Brunswick.

After a busy day, relax in our beautifully landscaped backyard. We offer a gas grill for your use.

We can assist you with suggestions to meet your interests and lead you to the best lobster spots around.

Available mid June through August.

Keywords: On Casco Bay in South Portland. Dog Friendly. All modern conveniences.

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

About The Owner

We live in one of the units and make an effort to assist our visitors in making their stay a memorable stay. We have many guests who return year after year. We hope you will be one of them.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 1997

Why The Owner chose South Portland

We love the ocean and the beach. We enjoy meeting people from other areas of the country and the world.

What makes this cottage unique

You can step out the door and be on the beach or the green beltway which skirts the ocean for a 3 mile walk. You pass lighthouses and unique bistros and restaurants featuring fresh lobsters and other goodies.

visit Scratch Bakery just a 10 minute walk which features home made bagels, Scartch was written up in The New York Times. Once you taste their bagels, you won't want to leave.

We are situated in a quiet neighborhood setting with a beach. Perfect!


Willard Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

2 Bedroom Oceanside Rental - Dog Friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

A little slice of heaven for dog owners!

  • 5 of 5

Location, location, location! Practically sitting on the beach, I found that this was one of the few rentals that not only accepts dogs, but embraces them. Owners are dog lovers and were a pleasure to deal with on every level.

Willard Beach allows dogs on the beach 7-9am and again from 7-9pm and the rental is a short walking distance to the community's bakery "Scratch" - the unofficial morning meet and greet gathering place. There is a scenic walking path that winds around the bay and leads to a light house. Breathtaking views of sunrises and sunsets. A very earthy and authentic beach community where one can relax and feel welcomed by the local residents.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Willard Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 15 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner'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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