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The Carriage House on Bass Harbor and Close to the Lighthouse.

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

On the shore of Bass Harbor, close to Acadia National Park and on the outskirts of Bass Harbor Village, the Carriage House offers a peaceful, private waterfront setting for vacation or retreat. Located on the 'quietside' of Mount Desert Island, this cottage has spectacular views of the water - if you watch closely, you may see an eagle on the wing or a seal splashing in the harbor. The free, seasonal Island Explorer Shuttle will help you enjoy the beauty of our small, green island.

The Carriage House is a romantic get-away for hiking, biking, and kayaking through the Park. Popular activities include antiquing, birding, and nature cruises from Bass Harbor, fresh water swimming at Echo Lake, and brisk salt water swimming at Back Beach in Bernard. It is a half hour from whale watches in Bar Harbor and within walking distance of the convenience store, the Post Office, seasonal restaurants, and gift shops. Free in-cottage wifi. Free parking next to the Carriage House.

The Carriage House is available by the week (Saturday to Saturday) and rates for two in one bedroom/two baths range from $1099 in April to $1899 in August, based on your bringing your own linen - please add 20% for linen rental. There are additional fees for additional guests - two additional bedrooms are available. Please let us know about the number of guests in your party, including children and the 'little ones', and the number of bedrooms that you need and we will tell you about those rates. Lodging tax is payable with your credit card at check-in. Additional cleaning and security will be charged to your card as needed. Looking for something smaller with two beds for two? Try our HomeAway Tapley Suite at the Country Inn.

We live on-site and will be able to help you through-out your stay.

Keywords: Cottage, cabin

More Details

Connie Howe
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 28, 2018


Bass Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Quiet hours from 9 pm to 9 am. Registered guests only - no 'day use' or visitors.
  • No drones.
  • Please be sure that your phone number and email address are available to us upon reservation - HomeAway blocks them from our view until then.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 1 -
  • First floor shower/tub combination. Master Bedroom shower bath.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen bed (1) In the Master Bedroom. Two doubles in one guest room and one double in the other
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Please store your non-motorized watercraft in your parking area. Tidal launching is footsteps away. We can accommodate a trailer of up to 14 feet with notice at time of reservation (as available).


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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Hancock County Airport (Bar Harbor/Trenton)
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Swans Island
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Causeway Club
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Back Beach, Bernard
Car: necessary

Nature Cruises


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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