Escape the chaos at this tranquil and relaxing 4 Bedroom, large open loft / 3 Bath log house with soaring ceilings, beautiful water views on 2 sides and a open floor plan. Inspiration and serenity.
This 3100 square foot cedar log home is located on a 2.7 acre lot with 310 feet of water frontage on the Maine coast
just 100 feet from the high tide mark on Raccoon Cove. With views of Frenchman's Bay, Acadia National Park and Cadillac Mountain, mesmerizing moon rises, iridescent sunrises over the water,
lobster boats, mussel barges, sailboats, clam diggers, Eagles, Herons and song birds, it is a visual delight
around the clock. A dreamy and restful oasis.
SUMMER SCHEDULE: Saturday to Saturday rentals.
Mount Dessert Island is 12 miles from the house and Acadia National Park is 19 miles from the house, with an endless number of outdoor activities and unforgettable sites. Kayaking, sailing, clamming, wild blueberry picking, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, biking, swimming, beach combing and rock climbing, make this spectacular park the ultimate playground for naturalists.
RESTAURANTS, SHOPS, etc:
The island's 4 villages offer fabulous restaurants, art galleries, ice cream, farmer's markets and local artist's gift shops.
For a comprehensive visitor's guide to the area visit Acadia Vacation Planner.
Ellsworth (8 miles from the house) has plenty of convenient shopping, including 2 grocery stores (Hannafords and Shaws), Jonathan Edwards Health Food Store, and the LL Bean Outlet Store. There is also a Hannafords in Bar Harbor.
We recommend Downeast Lobster in Trenton on Rt. 3 for the best lobster in the area. KItchen has lobster pot and lobster picks.
Bar Harbor Airport is 20 min away and Bangor Airport is 45 min. away from the house.
The house sleeps 12 people and has vaulted
ceilings, walls of glass, beautiful wood floors and an open
floor plan with Southern exposure, drenched in light. The first floor
has a well stocked kitchen, pantry, full bath, great room, master bedroom with king size bed, and master bath and balcony. The second floor is completely
open, overlooking the great room, with a double futon and 3 single size foam and bed mattresses
for young people. The daylight, walk-out lower level with views of
the water, has 9 foot ceilings,
1st bedroom-2 single beds which can be combined to equal a king size.
2nd bedroom -2 singles beds (with luxurious king size mattress topper and mattress pad that can be added, making it a comfortable king size bed). Bed diagram for this bedroom shows 2 single OR 1 king.
3rd bedroom-double bed plus an additional single mattress on the floor.
There is a full bath and a comfortable sitting area with water views on this level.
Portable "PACK and PLAY" CRIB is available.
2 DOUBLE FUTONS
3 TWIN FOAM MATTRESSES
SHEETS, TOWELS, ETC.:
There are sheets, blankets, pillows and towels available at no charge.
Guests make their own beds.
A gas grill is available in the warm weather.
The house is heated by radiant heat which warms up and cools down slowly. Please let us know if any member of your party needs to have the house heat above 68 degrees in the cold weather. If not, please DO NOT TURN THE THERMOSTAT ABOVE 68 DEGREES without permission from the owner. Please turn them to 47 upon your departure. The wood stove can NOT be used by guests. Our insurance policy will not cover a fire if our guests use the wood stove.
WiFi, DVD PLAYER:
There a DVD player but there is no cable TV or VCR. WiFi Internet DSL service is available.
Our landscaping is rugged and natural.
There is a $50 fee for a one night only stay.
Daily prices range from $250. in the low season to $359 in the high season.
Weekly rentals only from mid June -end of August.
PLEASE TURN BOTH THERMOSTATS TO 47 DEGREES UPON YOUR DEPARTURE.
Guest have access to the whole house with the exception of the owner's locked closets and items in utility/laundry room. Guests are welcome to use the washer and dryer.
Interakcija s gostima
We usually will stop in to welcome our guests but we are not always available. Please call, text or email us if you have any questions for concerns. We welcome your inquires.
This house is our dream house and will be our retirement home but until then we would like to share it with you. For those who are city or suburban dwellers, please be aware that we have a sensitive septic system and a private well. Please do not flush anything that was not at first edible; no chemicals, bleach, feminine products, etc., only organic and biodegradable.
This location is VERY quiet, just the way we like it. Please be respectful others.
There are no outdoor fires permitted in the state of Maine without a permit. Please do not use fire crackers. Lamoine has a volunteer fire department. It can take a long time to reach fire fighters and then a long time for them to reach the house. Fire safety is very important here.
When leaving, PLEASE LEAVE ALL SHEETS AND BLANKETS ON THE BEDS. DO NOT PUT IN LAUNDRY ROOM. Thank you!
We appreciate your cooperation and hope you enjoy your stay. Christine and Jeff
Ovaj domaćin ima 26 recenzije za druge smještaje.Prikaži druge recenzije
My husband Jeff and I enjoy hiking, kayaking and biking. Jeff is a fabulous cook and I love to garden. Jeff is in the software field and I sell residential real estate. We have grown children. We both grew up in Montclair, N.J. We enjoy meeting new people and look forward to welcoming you to our home.