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Mike Metivier

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Beautiful New Waterfront Home

2 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

MidCoast and Penobscot Bay House Rental Photos and Description

Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife.

This seven year old house is located on the St. George Tidal River and is surrounded on three sides by water. Just a short drive to Port Clyde, Camden and Rockland. There is a large deck, excellent for outdoor entertaining. The house has lots of windows with water views. The 3.8 acre property provides lots of privacy and scenic beauty with 1600 feet of shore frontage to explore.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Mike Metivier (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Mike Metivier

I'm an avid traveler but always enjoy returning home to Tenants Harbor and my home on the peninsula. In 2006-07 I built the house with the help of local friends and contractors. The idea was to create a space that was welcoming in all seasons, with views from as many spaces as possible, and a layout that made visits from friends easy and comfortable.

Mike Metivier purchased this house in 2007

Why Mike Metivier chose MidCoast and Penobscot Bay

I spent summers in Tenants Harbor (from upstate NY) and we enjoyed it so much that now most of my immediate family has settled in the area. The location of the property is unique in that it is surrounded by water on three sides. With the exception of the small guestroom, all windows have a water view. It's a special place: very relaxing but also great for entertaining.

Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Beautiful New Waterfront Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Taunton MA
5

Peaceful Setting

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully constructed house on a point of land facing an inlet from the St George River (saltwater). Neighbors are close by, but you can't see them and seldom hear them. You get the feeling of being in an isolated location - yet you can be in downtown Rockland in 20 minutes. Exceptionally furnished and well equipped. One of the best places we have rented in over 20 years of renting on the Maine coast.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Covington, Ga.
5

The perfect vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

My family and I just spent one wonderful week at this property. The house is outfitted with everything one would ever need to have the perfect vacation! Such a lovely home with a 3 sided view of the water and easy access to it. Great for making somores on the rocks or kayaking (which comes with the rental) or steaming lobsters. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and upon returning to Tenant's Harbor, the most lovely place in Maine, would look no further and rent the same property again!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Rockland Maine
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Monhegan Ferry (Day trips)
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Samoset Resort
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Drift Inn
Car: necessary

Pick up some lobsters and enjoy them on the deck while enjoying the water view. Catch the boat to Monhegan Island from the end of the peninsula and look for puffins. Go clamming in the tidal flats at low tide or go for a paddle (3 kayaks included with the house) at high tide, without leaving the property. Go blueberry or blackberry picking. Take a nap in the hammock. Enjoy a sunset sail out of Camden or live music in Rockland. This is Andrew Wyeth country...experience the subjects of his work all around you and then see his work at the Farnsworth Museum. Go antiquing down country roads. Shop for fresh produce at a local farmers market. Go for a scenic bike ride. Fish for squid off the pier in Port Clyde. Explore a nature trail and seek out the fairie houses unique to the area. Hike Mt. Battie and then cool off with a swim in Megunticook Lake. See an independent film at the Theater in Rockland. Play golf. The list is long...

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Rates & Availability

Cushing House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer Season
Jun 25 2016 - Sep 3 2016
5 night minimum stay
$400
$2,400
 
 
Fall Season
Sep 4 2016 - Oct 29 2016
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,750
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,750
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $500

May 4th to June 15th - $1700.00 per week
June 15th to Aug 31st - $2400.00 per week
Aug 31st to Oct 19th - $1700.00 per week

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

MidCoast and Penobscot Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2) (2), Twin or Single Beds (1) (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) There is a pull-out sleep sofa in the living room. The 2nd couch can also be used as a bed for one person (does not pull out).
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
3 kayaks, hammock

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