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Luxury Old Port Penthouse Suite w/Stunning Harbor Views. Parking. Safe + Secure.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Full kitchen, private deck, soaking tub, custom shower, lots of space.

Leave your car in the complimentary lot across the street and walk everywhere.

Fall in love with Portland in your very own private, top-floor penthouse suite on Commercial Street with stunning views of the cityscape and harbor.

Watch the cruise ships your private deck while taking in the sunrise or sunset with a fresh cup of coffee or glass of bubbly from the 6th floor. You will not be disappointed.

This renovated 1850's former warehouse right next to the Custom House offers a mix of luxury + comfort, contemporary + old-world charm.

Walk 100 steps across the street and drape your legs over the marina dock while having your morning coffee and looking at the boats. It’s the perfect waterfront location for enjoying historic Portland, a tourist destination. It doesn’t get better than this.

Buy the freshest seafood in town right across the street. Cook for your family in the well-stocked contemporary kitchen with everything you might need for light breakfasts, take-in meals, and a relaxing night of home-cooked dinner and cable TV.

Favorite amenities and features include heated bathroom floors, exposed bricks throughout, Bosch stainless appliances, oversized leather sectional, TV’s in both bedrooms, plus an awesome sound system that includes a Harmon Kardon 3770 tuner/receiver in the living area to stream your devices, a pair of Paradigm free-standing speakers in the living area, and matching speakers in each bedroom ceiling.

Right out your door is the best of Portland: Casco Bay Lines to the islands - 2 minute walk, Starbucks - 60 second walk, the award-winning Standard Baking bakery + Fore Street Restaurant – 2 minutes away. The Famous Dimillos floating restaurant -across the street. The renowned donut shop The Holy Donut - a 2 minute walk. This might be the best-located vacation rental in all of Portland.

Looking for relaxation? We’ve got you covered, from the very comfortable beds with high quality white linens, to the deep soaking tub with floor-to-ceiling windows, to the luxury custom-tiled walk-in showers. It’s all in the details.

This is a very special place.

Whole Foods + Trader Joes are just a 5 minute car ride. Better yet, leave your car in the complimentary parking lot across the street and walk everywhere.

Great for a family vacation, tourists without car, age 55+, or a romantic getaway. An excellent alternative to a hotel stay.

For an unrivaled view better than any hotel, with privacy and security that is unmatched, choose the Margaret Suites from The Watch, your go-to destination when in Portland. If the Margaret Suite is booked, please check out our other listing, the Percival Suite @The Watch.

Thank you and I hope to hear from you.

More Details

Property Manager
Scott Lindsay
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 August, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Downtown, Maine

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
  • /
  • Check-out: 4:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Monument View
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Luxury Old Port Penthouse Suite w/Stunning Harbor Views. Parking. Safe + Secure.
average rating of 4.976744 based on 43 reviews
5

Great condo by the bay

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. Great views of the old port area and the water.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

So clean and crisp and well-appointed the owner is wonderful! Great location. Right in the center of the action.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

It had been a wonderful stay. Great place - perfectly located in the middle of Old Port and close to shops and restaurents. To be highly recommended.

Rolf

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Really very nice! The property met all of our expectations.

  • 5 of 5

The penthouse suite was perfect for our needs: four adults vacationing. The accommodations were great, comfortable, and exceptionally clean. We especially liked this location because it was easy to walk everywhere. Crescent Beach State Park is a very short drive, and the weather was beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice, quiet and cozy. Convient to all that downtown Portland has to offer.

  • 5 of 5

Will definitely be back

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing place in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

Overall was super convenient from the directions to access parking and entry to the apartment. Location couldn't have been better for my family, with world-class dining options just outside the door. My 2 yr old daughter loved the place, from the big windows to watch birds and the boats, to ample space for her to burn off the ice cream energy from Captain Sam's across the street. We would absolutely stay there again the next time we plan to visit Portland Maine!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
PWM Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Jays Oyster Bar
Nearest Ferry
100 Metres
Casco Bay Lines
Nearest Golf
3.4 Miles
South Portland Municipal
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-295
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Fore Street
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Sunday River, Shawnee Peak, Mt. Abram
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
East End Beach/ Eastern Promenade
Car: not necessary

Originally built in the early 1850's, this newly renovated property is located in the heart of the historic Old Port section of the Portland. This completely unique property is a prime location for a true Portland urban experience. Guests are literally steps away from Fishmongers and Butchers, coffee shops, fine dining, street carts, fresh fruit and produce, ferry rides to the islands in the bay, biking and walking trails, beaches, swimming, concerts, street festivals, truly unique retail shops, Bars to Brewery tours, Duck boat to trolley tours. The to do list is endless. Or you can choose to do nothing and retreat into the elevator to the sixth floor and observe all of this from one of the taller renovated warehouses on the street.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$189.16
Damage Insurance A$74.4

Property is non-smoking. No pets.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.