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Waterfront home on scenic cove.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Harpswell House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 5 Sleeps

Lovingly maintained seasonal Maine coast home, on the water. Approximately 2 and 1/2 hours from Boston.

There is direct access to the water from the property. There is a ramp and float from which you can swim or launch a canoe or kayak (you supply either). When the tide is in. row out to the many small coves and islands in the area. You can also use the float for sunbathing or just to relax and enjoy the view. Access to deep water and a boat launch is from the nearby common area. Relax, enjoy the water view, and take meals on the large screened porch

The house is in a wooded setting overlooking a peaceful ocean tidal cove. Woods, coves and inlets shape this area of the Maine coast. Enjoy kayaking (you provide kayak), fishing and swimming. Visit one of the many land trust properties in the area for hiking and bird watching. Thomas Point Beach is 10 minutes away. Popham Beach State Park, Maine's most spectacular sandy beach, is a 45 minute drive. Brochures with information on attractions and restaurants are available at the house.

Wifi internet access. (No cable TV)

The house is only available for weekly rental for the months of June, July and August (see calendar).

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Harry Bartnick
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We have rented cottages for the last 4 years. Your cabin was by far the nicest. Very clean and nicely outfitted. Feels like your cabin is a home, not just a commercial rental......We are hopeful you'll have a space for us next year
Jun 2015
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2 traveler reviews

Waterfront home on scenic cove.
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
5

Beautiful home in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this home for three weeks and couldn't have been happier. The owners were responsive, clear and helpful, the house itself was very clean and beautifully furnished, and the location was perfect. When the tide was high, we spent our time sitting out on the dock or swimming with our dogs. I was working in Brunswick and the commute was fairly easy. There are tons of walking/hiking trails nearby, there's great food in the area, and it was nice to be near both Brunswick and Bath. It was everything we were looking for and we can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful rental property

  • 5 of 5

We had a week at this location and couldn't have asked for more, had everything we needed. Spend most of our time on the screened in porch until it was to dark out to see anything of read our books. Morning coffee was so relaxing out on the porch as well. The cottage was very clean and well furnished. We also liked the area and kayaking in this area.

The listing description was accurate, and the property was well maintained. We would recommend and will recommend this location to our friends if they are headed to Maine.

We hit the Salt Cod Cafe, the Sea Dog in Brunswick, Hawks Lobster at Cundy's Harbor, Morses Cribstone Grill, on Bailey Island.

Went to the "Giant Steps" several time just to sit and watch the ocean, beautiful location. We will return next year if we can.

Thanks Harry and Mary for a great week.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Boating.

* Seafood dining.

* Hiking.

* Touring the area.

* Beaches.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Hiking.

* Flea market.

* Touring the area.

* Museums at Bowdoin College.

* Beaches.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Thomas Point Beach.

* Popham State Park.

* Maine State Theater.

* Touring the area.

* Museums at Bowdoin College.

Numerous villages and historic towns dot the area. Picturesque Cundy's Harbor is at the tip of the peninsula, with 2 seafood restaurants and views of Harpswell Sound.

The town of Brunswick (a 15 minute drive) offers a variety of restaurants and shops. Many fine colonial, federal and Victorian homes grace the downtown area. Other attractions include an extensive antiques and flea market, and the attractive Bowdoin College campus. The college has a fine art museum and the Maine State Theater.

The historic port city of Bath is a short distance north of Brunswick. Georgetown, Wiscasset, Damariscotta and Freeport all make great daytrips.

For shopping and supplies, Cook's Corner and Merrymeeting Mall are 10 minutes away

Rates & Availability

Harpswell House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,029
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $70

Weekly Rate: $1025


$1025 weekly (this includes the 8% Maine Hospitality Tax)
$70 per week per pet
$200 reservation/security deposit (refundable). (Add $100 per pet, refundable)
Cancellation fee: $100 if cancellation is made 30 days prior to arrival date. (Refundable if we are able to re-rent for that week.) Cancellations made within 30 days of the arrival date will forfeit the $200 reservation/deposit fee and one-half of the rental fee.
Minimum age of primary renter, 25 years.
No smoking in the house or on porch.
Check-in time is 2:00 PM or later. Checkout time is up to 10:00 AM.
Rental periods run from Saturday to Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Harpswell House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
3 bedrooms, sleeps 5 comfortably: 1 queen size bed; 1 double bed; one bunk bed (i.e., 2 twin beds). Blankets and pillows are provided. Towels and linens can be provided for a small fee. All the bedrooms are on one level. Fully equipped kitchen: Dishes; glasses; silverware; cooking utensils; fridge; microwave; electric oven and cooktop; microwave oven; toaster oven; coffee maker; blender. The Living room and dining room adjoin the kitchen in an open floor plan. Cathedral ceiling. 1 bathroom with shower. Apartment size washer and dryer. Wifi only. No cable TV Flat screen TV, for use with DVD and VHS player only. We have a large selection of books and videos (over 100 DVDs and VHS tapes). 2 bicycles are available. Picnic table and charcoal grill. Telephone (free local calls).

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