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Modern, Family Friendly, And Close To Everything!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,337 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8 Comfortably

Super cozy and conveniently located, this 4-bedroom and 2- bath house will make your vacation. It comfortably sleeps eight and is within walking distance to all of in-town Bar Harbor's amenities. The trails into Acadia National Park? They are just a hike, run, or bike away. If don't want to walk everywhere, you can rent bikes, ride the free shuttle (and bring your bikes), or drive to see more of the area. Bring your family and enjoy this beautiful coastal town and the 100th anniversary of Acadia National Park!


Property Manager
Steve Boucher
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Steve Boucher

One of us writes books for a living.

One of us has spent most of his adult life protecting and serving the people of Bar Harbor.

Together?

We're a pretty good combination!

Steve Boucher purchased this bungalow in 2014

Why Steve Boucher chose Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island

We purchased the house as a place for a Bar Harbor firefighter and his young family to live. After they had established themselves and gotten a place of their own, we still owned a house! Now you get to rent it. : )

What makes this bungalow unique

This house is just so close to everything! Walk, walk, walk, that is good advice for in-town summer travel. The free Island Explorer shuttle is also a five-minute walk away and will take you anywhere on Mount Desert Island that you would like to go!

Amenities

Bar Harbor Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1337 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • There is an upstairs and downstairs bathroom. Both are roomy. Both are hard to photograph.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • There are lots of bedrooms upstairs! All feature beds, of course, lighting, and a cozy Maine style.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Modern, Family Friendly, And Close To Everything!
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews
5

Great house, convenient to everything!

  • 5 of 5

It was a lovely house right off Cottage St and a short walk to everything we needed, including the grocery store and the shops and restaurants of Bar Harbor. It's also very close to Acadia, which is where we spent most of our time. We had a great trip!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Perfect for our family of five.

  • 4 of 5

We fell in love with this house instantly the moment we entered it. It is located at the far side of downtown Bar Harbor. Grocery store, gift shops, restaurants, Bar Island... are all within walking distance. It's within 10 minutes drive to Acadia national park. It's just so convenient! There are four bedrooms with nice soft bedding and comfy beds. There are two small living rooms adjacent to each other. Such layout naturally divides family members into those who wanted to use the TV for streaming movies or just quietly surfing on the internet. The kitchen has all basic tools that we need for making two square meals a day. Bathrooms are clean and roomy.

I could have given it a five stars. The one star being taking off is for two aspects: 1)The house is next to a busy road on one side and restaurants on the other. Sometime it could get a bit noisy when people playing loud music or chat loudly after a few drinks; 2) the internet wifi could get a bit slow when all five of us using our electronic device to surf at the same time. In spite of that, the advantages still outnumbered the disadvantages.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We loved the house and the location was great!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved every bit of our stay and the house was great. We were within walking distance of everything in Bar Harbor and just a mile or two from the park entrance where we hiked every day. Special thanks for the blueberry pie the owners left for us!! Can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Great Location to Explore Acadia National Park

  • 4 of 5

We made a great choice in renting this home. The owners were flexible when we had a medical emergency that required a slight change in plans. Check in was incredibly easy; we felt as though we were visiting family friends when we arrived with the blueberry pie on the counter! The walkout basement was ideal with the bicycles, hiking and running equipment we brought to enjoy the outdoor environment of Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. We stayed active hiking the Gorham Mountain Trail, Champlain Mountain Trail, Beehive Trail, Pemetic Mountain Trail and enjoyed the carriage trails, Sands Beach and the town of Bar Harbor. The location of the house made everything easily accessible. Be mindful, however, that the home is located directly on Eden Street. The street is busy and noisy with traffic all day and evening. Also note that one bedroom in the home exits either through a shared bathroom or another bedroom. Additionally, the departure requirements required considerable time; as per the directions, we stripped every bed, washed sheets and towels, sorted recycling and organized trash.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

house was clean, comfortable, in good condition and actually quite roomy with two adjacent living rooms and four bedrooms, only one of which was fairly small - the others were roomy; linens and towels were new and plentiful; only downside was the location adjacent to a busy road - frequent motorcycles and trucks were quite noisy; otherwise, location was handy to downtown attractions

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Bangor International Airport
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Kebo Valley Golf Course
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Sand Beach, Acadia National Park
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

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.

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