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Harbor & Mountain Views

Bedrooms 4
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Harbor & Mountain Views

BRAND NEW CONSTRUCTION. READY end of July 2017. Luxury home 100 ft from the water in Southwest Harbor. I am doubtful you will find a newer or more finely appointed home in the Southwest Harbor area. $4000/week for 6 people - 1st year only. Located on the the very desirable Shore Road with expansive views of both Southwest Harbor and the Mountains of Acadia. From the front of the house you are looking straight down the entrance of Some Sound. One can see Greening Island, Bear Island Lighthouse, Sutton Island, and a partial view of the Cranberry Islands. Both Upper Bedrooms have Air-conditioning. 2 upper bedrooms both very large and both with King beds. Neighbors house rents for $3800 at 1400 sq ft and 3 small bedrooms and no king beds.

- Kitchen - White Shaker Style cabinets with crystal glass knobs. Maine quarried Deer Isle Granite on Counter tops. Island with Bar also with Deer Isle Granite. Large French doors in kitchen out to from deck area

- Dinning Room - separated from kitchen with by island with Bar. Island with bar to have four handmade colonial style stools. 2 large windows with views out to water. Kitchen and dinning room with custom v-groovea wainscoting with very light yellow paint on walls above

- Living Room - Walls done in 8" Vgroove Pine painted a shade of white. Dinning and kitchen separated from living room with 6"x8" rough sawn barn type beams. To be furnished with a bluish couch, 2 over-sized chairs, and a rocking chair. 29 linear feet of window. 10'x5' window looking out to water

- Decks - 16'x20' deck in front of living room. 6'deepx20' deck in from of kitchen/dinning. 6ft deep covered porch on side of house.

- Bed1 & Bath 1 - located on first floor. Two built in twin beds. Room decorated nautical style. Navy/white stripped bedding. beadboard on walls to 5.5ft and 2.5ft of painted drywall above(sky blue). Nautical decorative elements such as antique boat oars hanging on walls, antique ship sconces, and porthole mirrors. Bath is sink and tub...wainscoting with Cobalt blue tile in shower

- Master Bedroom - located on 2nd floor. King Bed. approx 12.5x16. 12" wide pine floors. Cucumber painted ship-lap on the walls Ceilings vaulted to approx 9.5ft with v-groove pine whitewashed. 2 large windows out to the water. Furnishings will be combination of new farmhouse wood bed, mixed with some antiques. Private large bathroom behind bedroom with walk in shower and double vanity. Carrera marble floors and counter.

- Guest Bedroom - King Bed. approx 16'x19'. 12" wide pine floors, white ship-lap, and white-washed vgroove pine on ceilings. 9ftx4ft front wall of windows out to water. French country decorated. White, antique looking iron sleigh bed, antique french country nightstands with marble tops, sitting chairs, Peonie floral bedding. Bathroom for this bedroom is in the hallway(design constraints). White subway tile on walls/shower. walls in a very light yellow. Window with view out to water.

Lower Level - Fully finished lower will never know it is lower level! 15x20 bedroom/TV room. Pullout couch and twin bed. 45'TV. Full bath. Bedroom area is a IRC compliant bedroom in that it has a IRC compliant egress window.

All furnishings are either antique, or new furnishings and all of high quality.

Home surrounded on three sides by large professional perennial gardens...the colors will be unmatched by any in town! Preconstruction, the home had perennial gardens on the side and rear and an 11X20 perennial garden being added in front. 12 Hydrangea bushes compliment perennial gardens.

$4,000 is for 6 people. Up to 8 people at $40 extra per person per night.

'Downtown' Southwest harbor is a short 2 minute car ride and the Seawall beach of Acadia National Park is 3 minutes by car.


More Details

Jen & Len
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 16, 2016

About Jen & Len

We have been coming to Mount Desert Island for over 15 years. After renting down the street 2 years ago, we enjoyed the Manset side of Southwest Habor so much that we immediately started searching for a property in Southwest Harbor.

Jen & Len purchased this house in 2013

Why Jen & Len chose Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island

The views of both the Harbor, Mountains, and boats(both pleasure craft and fishing) are unmatched. The craftsmanship, combined with the furnishings and gardens are unmatched in Southwest Harbor


Southwest Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • AC in upper Bedrooms
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • botanical garden
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

Harbor & Mountain Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
United States

Charming Cottage with Wonderful Views

  • 5 of 5

This cottage proved to be perfect for our family vacation to Mt. Desert island.

The house was bright, airy, comfortable and clean. The neighborhood was quiet and we loved the views from the master bedroom and deck. We were very pleased with the location in Southwest Harbor, a much smaller community than Bar Harbor, but with ample attractions and places to eat. Plus it's only short 20 minute drive away from the main loop in Acadia National Park. We definitely would recommend this property and would happily stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Bar Harbor
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
30 Metres
Cranberry Island
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Causway Club
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Seawall / Acadia National Park


Rates & Availability

Southwest Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 29 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

100% due upon booking in order to secure reservation plus $500 security deposit.
Cancellations are not accepted
3 Hour of cleaning is included in the rate. Excessive cleaning will result in loss of part of security deposit. If PETs are viewed on the property by housekeeper, neighbor, caretaker, or otherwise - you will be asked to leave the property, remaining days will be refunding, not deposit

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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