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Scott Lindsay

Member since: 2015
Speaks english

Gorgeous Penthouse Views Of Portland, Maine And Casco Bay from deck and cupola

25 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


Photos and Description of this Downtown holiday apartment

Penthouse Suite With 2 Br, 2 Bath, Full Kitchen, Private Deck, Amazing View

Located in the historic Old Port of Portland, Maine, this unique property was originally built in the 1850's and is located next to the Custom House. The top floor provides outstanding views of the Old Port along with privacy and convenience of penthouse living. 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, full kitchen and private deck give guests a unique experience not found in hotels or other properties. Guests are walking distance from great restaurants, fresh seafood, whale watches, trolley tours, duck boat tours and lighthouse tours on the water. The Watch at Commercial & Pearl is a retreat like no other.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Scott Lindsay (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Speaks english


based on 25 traveller reviews

Gorgeous Penthouse Views Of Portland, Maine And Casco Bay from deck and cupola
average rating of 4.96 based on 25 reviews

Wonderful stay at this amazing property!

  • 5 of 5

This is THE place to stay in while visiting Portland. The apartment itself is lovely, very well appointed, comfortable and fun to hang out in after full days of exploring Portland. It's within walking distance to everything - fabulous food, shopping, art galleries, museums and ferries that will enable you to explore the numerous islands offshore. We parked our car on a Friday and never touched it until Monday the day we left. The owner, Scott, is readily available

for any questions you may have. He made the rental transaction seamless with clear instructions and suggestions for parking, restaurants, things to do etc.. We will definitely rent this beautiful property again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome does not go far enough to describe this property

  • 5 of 5

Located in the heart of Portland, the condo has an amazing few of downtown and the waterfront. Step out on the street and you are in the heart of the action, but at the same time it is quiet and very secure. The condo is beautiful and very well equipped. Never have had a rental that supplied a full array of spices for cooking, plus many more unexpected amenities. Scott Lindsay is also pretty amazing! He went out of his way to make our stay enjoyable. I was most impressed with his communication, if not immediate, he was in contact within 30 minutes. Thanks, Scott! We look forward to our next trip to Portland and will be happy to recommend you and your properties to others.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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You will not be disappointed

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this lovely two bedroom two bath condo in a fantastic location. It was clean and well appointed and Scott was very responsive to any questions. An excellent alternative to a hotel for a stay in Portland and we will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful stay at this beautiful condo downtown Portland which is in a perfect location, furnished perfectly, views are breathtaking, extremely secure & safe, and as my wife says "I do not want to leave" !!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5 nights was not looking no enough!

  • 5 of 5

Loved our visit to Portland and Scott's place. The location is perfect...walking distance to everything. Not knowing Portland I wasn't sure the location would be ideal, however it really could not be better. The condo was so comfortable for my husband and I. The bed and pillows made for a great night's sleep. We had breakfast at home everyday, but Starbucks and several other options are within a 60 second walk. Don't miss the bakery a block or so away. The best part was the view though. It was way better than the pictures shown. Scott was available if needed, although we did not have one issue our entire visit. You will not be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great property and location. I look forward to staying there again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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
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.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Downtown, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall 2016
19 Sep 2016 - 17 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
Holiday 2016
18 Nov 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
2 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 18 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
Fall 2017
19 Sep 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning A$197 + Tax
Property Damage Protection A$78
Tax Rate 9.0%

Property is non-smoking. Pets are not allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Downtown, Maine

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Monument View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • 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
  • 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
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing