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Tim Clements

Member since: 2008
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Speaks english


14 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this Southwest Harbor holiday cottage

2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, Sleeps max 6 people. 2 Queen beds + 2 Twin beds



Located in Southwest Harbor known as the quiet side of Mount Desert Island, minutes from downtown shops and restaurants.The property is set back off Main Street and next to the golf course! The property is less than a 2 minute drive to Echo lake which has its own beach with lifeguards and much warmer water than the ocean, water reaches 75 degrees in the summer VERY NICE FOR A RELAXING SWIM OR JUST RELAX THE DAY AWAY WITH A BOOK. But if you prefer the Ocean We are minutes from that as well, We have Sand beach that is in the Acadia National Park. Its is also close to the stop for the free Island Explorer shuttle bus that serves the entire Island. Southwest Harbor is 15 minutes drive from Bar Harbor and minutes from Acadia National Park, hiking, biking, kayaking, whale watching and all of nearby attractions.

Property overveiw: The rental has 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom - It has a loft bedroom with 1 Queen bed. The second bedroom is on the ground floor and has 1 x Queen Bed + 2 x Twin beds. It will sleep a total of six people.

The rental is fully equipped - It comes with linen and towels provided ( PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN BEACH TOWELS) as the rental towels are for the bathroom only. It has a full bathroom. Full Kitchen inc - Stove / Fridge freezer / Microwave / Breakfast table/cutlery, plates, toaster, coffee maker, etc ....

The lounge has 2 seater leather sofa and chair plus a 3 seater sofa bed, LCD T.V. inc cable tv + DVD, and wireless internet conection.

The yard is at the back of the building and has a bench set and grill / BBQ

Maine Attractions & Links:

Acadia National Park:

Whale Watching:

Cadillac Mountain:

Sand Beach:


Jordan Pond:

Mount Desert Island:

Somes Sound:

Hinckley Yachts:

Ferry to Nova Scotia:

Jackson Laboratory:

MDI Biolab

College of the Atlantic:

Rockefeller Gardens

Abbe Museum:

Maine Office of Tourism:

Local area Dining, Real Estate, Recreation & Entertainment, Shopping, Travel & Transportation

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Tim Clements (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Tim Clements

Family owned and run. We have Four rental cottages at this location. We keep one for ourselves, the other Three we rent. They are all beautifully set up with everything you will need for a comfortable and enjoyable vacation. We include free cable t.v. WiFi internet connection, one time linen set up, bathroom towels, gas grill and bench set for the garden. etc...etc... JUST TAKE A LOOK AT THE PICTURES!!

Tim Clements purchased this cottage in 2007

What makes this cottage unique

Newly refurbished this year, close to everything on the Island of 'Mount Desert Island' it is 15minutes to the main entrance of ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, 20 minutes to BAR HARBOR. 2 minutes to ECHO LAKE BEACH!! (One of the most popular places on the Island, it has a sand beach plus lifeguards!) and we are just a few minutes from Southwest Harbor town!


based on 14 traveller reviews

average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

Vacation rental near Acadia National Park

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful find ! Conveniently located and with a food market only 200 yards away. Quiet, clean and with everything one would need.. full kitchen.. My wife and I and one adult child and wife spent a few nights and found this location to be outstanding. We visited Acadia NP two days and ate at restaurants in Bar Harbor and near our place in Southwest Harbor. In addition, we were lucky enough to visit at peak foliage and the colors were incredible... We will use this location again...

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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You Should Stay Here

  • 5 of 5

We are so glad we found this place on the quiet side of the island! It has everything needed to make your stay easy and comfortable. Well-stocked kitchen. Very comfortable beds. Super clean bathroom. The location is perfect - away from the hustle and bustle of Bar Harbor, but close to great restaurants and hiking. Tim, our host, was so friendly and helpful. We highly recommend this rental and would choose to stay here again if we come back to Acadia.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous house to stay! (8/27 ~ 9/3)

  • 5 of 5

It was great pleasure my wife found this house thru internet browsing. We have spent very much impressive vacation after moving US last year.

Location was perfect. Personally, I like this place better than Bar Harbor after I have been browsing around Acadia for 1 week since all necessary place (small down town - don't forget to try local pizza and ice-cream, Echo Lake beach - warmer than Sand beach, market and many picnic places..)

I don't have to mention, the house owner, Tim, was a deserved person who knows how to make traveler be satisfied, clean and well-furnished.

One week is too short for my family but sufficient to be recharged staying this house..Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute little place with everything you need for a trip

  • 4 of 5

The condo was a nice little spot not far from the village of Southwest Harbor. A small town grocery store with just up the road (you can walk there) as well as beautiful Echo Lake just a little farther up. We drove into Bar Harbor several times as well as through Acadia Park. We are not big hikers so the option to drive was wonderful! The condo itself had everything you would need for your stay from a full size fridge to pots and pans, coffee maker and a blender. We did not use the grill out back as we decided to eat out most of our trip, but they option was there. There are several wonderful places to eat and enjoy in the area and we did just that- many yummy dinners! Something for everyone. Tim was so welcoming and even left a bottle of wine for us upon check in! We had our large family of 6 stay here and we all fit perfectly. 2 adults and 4 kids ages 4-17. Mom and Dad upstairs and kids down. We didn't need it but there was even a pack n play in the closet. Cable, wifi and some DVD's as well. We had a wonderful time!! There is also a laundry mat in Southwest Harbor (about a 2 min drive) that was pleasant to use, we put our wash in and walked around the village until it was done. :)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home conveniently located so you can explore the natural treasures of Mount Deserr Island.

  • 5 of 5

All the amenities and accoutrements we needed were there waiting for us to enjoy a relaxing vacation. The wine and fruit upon our arrival was an added bonus! Hosts were helpful in recommending local activities and responded quickly to all our questions prior to and during our stay. Conveniently located to grocery shop and do laundry. A lovely "back route" walk along the causeway into the town of Southwest Harbor is worth the view and time. Bus service was easy to navigate and we could wave for the bus at the end of the driveway. A great place to call home during your vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Modern cottage/condo style, fully equipped, near attractions

  • 5 of 5

The owner shows great hospitality and offers a well equipped cottage/condo for reasonable rates in-season. Located near a market, a mile from Echo Lake entrance, and less than a mile from Southwest Harbor. Interior has a well equipped kitchen, cold A/C, nice couches and lounge chair, gas grill, wifi, and cable. Hope to return again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Bar Harbor Airport - BHB
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.1 Miles
Causeway Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Top of the hill Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Echo Lake Beach
Car: recommended

There is plenty to do and see on Mount Desert Island. There is the obvious attraction of Acadia National Park and all it offers. There is the charm of Bar Harbor, offering evening shopping and restaurants galore! There is also : Whale watching / Lobster boat tours / Sail boat trips / Sea fishing / Fresh water fishing / Water Taxis to the surrounding Islands / Horse drawn carriage rides (from Jordon Pond House, a beautiful part of the park) / Sand Beach also in the park / Echo Lake Beach, in Southwest Harbor (a very popular beach with locals & tourists alike, offering restrooms, changing facilities and lifeguards) a great way to laze away a day! / and lots more, so come and rent our place and get some more useful tips from us!

Thank you, Tim & Sian


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Southwest Harbor, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
14 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Season
1 Apr 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
High season
24 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning A$66 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Southwest Harbor, Maine

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed , 2 single bed
    Living Room - 1 sofa bed/futon
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming