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BOOTHBAY Family Friendly Year Round Waterfront Home

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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4 nights


Boothbay House Rental Photos and Description

Bright And Sunny 3 Bedroom/3 Bath With Full Basement & Magnificent Screen Porch

If you are looking for Lobster boat views from the screen porch, a 3 minute walk to the beach from the house, a dock to fish off of and a small beach where the kids can swim, kayak and find treasures in the sun , this is it. With an open floor plan, 3 full bedrooms and baths, a bright sunny loft and large finished walk out basement This is a dream come true.

The swimming cove with a swim platform and association dock is a great place for kids and adult to relax. Kayaks come with the house and the cove is the perfect place for a beginner to learn. Lobster men can be seen hauling their traps all day long.

There is a large sunny deck with table and chairs for early morning coffee or afternoon cocktails. A mooring available if needed.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Christine Brophy
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
September 30, 2016
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About Christine Brophy

We are from Massachusetts and have been summering in Boothbay for most of our lives. With 3 young children we find Boothbay Maine to be paradise.

Christine Brophy purchased this house in 2000

Why Christine Brophy chose Boothbay Harbor Area

This is a beautiful home, a great place for young and old. With so much to do, close to it all but yet down a private road on the water this is the perfect place for any vacation.

What makes this house unique

The house is located 2 miles form downtown Boothbay Harbor. The aquarium, Boothbay Village Railway, and botanical gardens are just minutes away.

The Boothbay Country Club/Golf Course is less than a mile from the house.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We are back in Ohio after a wonderful week at your place in Maine. We

had a great vacation! Although our boys couldn't join us, our friends

did. They are a retired couple who fell in love with your place, as we

have. I hope everything is the way it should be in the house.

We were wondering if you are able to rent your place for possibly two

weeks next year? We were thinking about adding the week before, if you

are able.

Thanks again! We greatly appreciate your home.

Happy summer,
Jun 2015
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based on 3 traveler reviews

BOOTHBAY Family Friendly Year Round Waterfront Home
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 4 reviews

Absolutely perfect home in Maine

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here one night with some friends who were renting. It was perfect for two families with kids but could easily fit large groups. From the time you open the front door you feel like you're entering a movie set of some quintessential New England summer movie. The kitchen, great room and dining area are large and very open. The Main floor also has beautiful views of the water. Nice wide pine floors, post and beam construction and very clean (I have no idea what the people in the last review are talking about)

The house sits on the water and is a stones throw to a nice area with a dock, picnic table kayaks etc.

We would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cleveland, Ohio USA

Beautiful area

  • 3 of 5

The photos and description of this property are accurate and the owner was lovely to deal with. The view is nice, the location is close to Boothbay Harbor, we used the owner's kayaks (very fun/peaceful), etc. We were two couples traveling together and thought a house would more than meet our needs (we have done this elsewhere in the past). The biggest problem with this property for us was that it is an incredibly loud a snare drum. There is no insulation between the upstairs and downstairs so we could hear our friends gently rolling over in bed, walking quietly in socks, even standing (creak!). It was a bit comical. Our solution--the upstairs couple moved to the bedroom NOT directly above the downstairs bedroom...AND we kept the loud bathroom fans on for white noise. Good enough. The other problem for 3 of us were allergies likely triggered by the mold/mildew from the basement which was very noticeable. Our solution was to take antihistamines, open the windows, and turn up the heat a bit when we were "home." It sort of worked. More minor issues-- (1) sink in the master bath is strangely small and there is no counter space (literally no counter, just a bar-size sink in the corner), and (2) not a sharp knife to be found in the kitchen (which was OK for us because we didn't cook be fair, I usually bring a chef's knife if I plan to cook because this is pretty typical).

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is so sad that a guest would write such terrible things that are not true. There is no mold in the basement or in the house. It is a beautiful post and beam home. I never had a single complaint then this terrible review showed up. I hope these people do not do this to other home owners.
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mr. and mrs.

  • 5 of 5

this home was just what we had hoped for in a maine vaation!! great privacy and solitude: you could hear a pine needle drop while reading a book on the hammock...all the linens and necessities were provided..and the views were tremendous...yet with the quiet and solitude we were only minutes away from booths bay's shops and beaches...we loved a beach in southport..and our big "finds" were the boothbay brewing co.(great food, beer, and atmosphere) and the glidden oyster farm, where we ate oysters and clams on the half -shell...with a nice light rose from a local wine shop...this is a great that we intend to use for years to come.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Boothbay Country Club

We are 2 miles from Boothbay harbor, less than 1 mile from the grocery store and Boothbay Golf Course. Many beautiful walking / sightseeing spots. Classic Maine restaurants, whale watching, clam bakes, fishing and much more.


Rates & Availability

Boothbay House Rental Rates

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4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
linens $45
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 7.0%

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Boothbay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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