Pleasant Beach, South Thomaston 2 BR oceanview home. Enjoy spectacular sunrises and views of the many offshore islands and lobsterboats, great fishing for striped bass, where the river opens up to the ocean, please observe size limits It is considered by many to be one of the prettiest locations in the whole mid coast area with a beach, 20-30 offshore islands, harbor, wharf, and great fishing, some people catch 20-50 lb stripped bass on the first cast almost every year from the rocks at low tide and feel sorry for the fish and throw them back. Please check the state size regulations as they may change each year. The house is on a hill up from the ocean. You can even walk out to one island at low tide! Walk by the ocean and explore the tidal pools for starfish, crabs and shells. There is a boat landing, bring kayak, canoe, or boat to explore many offshore islands, some had native American settlements, you can see many herds of seals sunning themsevles on the rock ledges by the offshore islands if you go out to the islands by boat, great fishing off rocks in front of house at low tide by channel. place for campfire. 2 ocean sea kayaks, 2 seats each, Old Town and Perception with child seat also, and a canoe are provided free for your use, please lock them up in the basement after each use, there is high speed internet so bring a laptop if you want to watch TV and keep up with the news in the outside world
Bald eagles are being sighted frequently since the winter and spring of 2012 at low tide by the ocean and apparently they go fishing as a pair to fed their eaglets that must be high up in a tree behind the cottages, they fly overhead above the trees year round now, many types of bushes and flowers and plants have been planted in the last few years, by the houses and on the way to the ocean, 3 types of lavender including the one used to make perfume, 4 different flowering colors each of heather and butterfly bushes, foxglove, menardis and osobe, many of which draw hummingbirds and butterflies in season and other varieties of flowers.
Maranatha Cottage 2 sleeps 14-16,with a king, queen, twin size bed and 3 super comfortable inflatable queen 18 1/2 inch high air mattresses with built in electric pump and built in pillows if extra friends or relatives come to visit, natural wood flooring. We have a new cleaning service, one of the best and most thorough on the coast, they are immaculate and very nice
Two decks, winterized. and plenty of windows.
Take advantage of the lobster! You can buy some from a local lobsterman and prepare it yourself! South Thomaston is located 5 miles from Rockland, the 'Lobster Capital'. 40% of Lobsters in the state are caught in this county!, the best way to cook lobster is in ocean salt water, self cleaning oven, also there is a place for a campfire. There is a cord of wood for use in the wood stove to heat the cottage.
Local lighthouses (Owl's Head, Rockland Breakwater and Marshall's Point), Camden Hills State Park, Farnsworth Art Museum are some favorite day trip destinations. Nearby towns like Camden and Rockland are fun to explore and do some souvenir and antique shopping. Acadia National Park is only a few hours away.
Keywords: cottage, cabin, partial ocean view, partly sandy beach, boat landing