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Modern, Family Friendly, And Close To Everything!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 124 m²
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8 Comfortably

Super cozy and conveniently located, this 4-bedroom and 2- bath house will make your vacation. It comfortably sleeps eight and is within walking distance to all of in-town Bar Harbor's amenities. The trails into Acadia National Park? They are just a hike, run, or bike away. If don't want to walk everywhere, you can rent bikes, ride the free shuttle (and bring your bikes), or drive to see more of the area. Bring your family and enjoy this beautiful coastal town and the 100th anniversary of Acadia National Park!


Property Manager
Steve Boucher
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Steve Boucher

One of us writes books for a living.

One of us has spent most of his adult life protecting and serving the people of Bar Harbor.

Together?

We're a pretty good combination!

Steve Boucher purchased this bungalow in 2014

Why Steve Boucher chose Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island

We purchased the house as a place for a Bar Harbor firefighter and his young family to live. After they had established themselves and gotten a place of their own, we still owned a house! Now you get to rent it. : )

What makes this bungalow unique

This house is just so close to everything! Walk, walk, walk, that is good advice for in-town summer travel. The free Island Explorer shuttle is also a five-minute walk away and will take you anywhere on Mount Desert Island that you would like to go!

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Bangor International Airport
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Kebo Valley Golf Course
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Sand Beach, Acadia National Park
Car: recommended

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow rental in Bar Harbor, Maine

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 124 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower
  • There is an upstairs and downstairs bathroom. Both are roomy. Both are hard to photograph.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
  • There are lots of bedrooms upstairs! All feature beds, of course, lighting, and a cozy Maine style.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Modern, Family Friendly, And Close To Everything!
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews
5

Great house, convenient to everything!

  • 5 of 5

It was a lovely house right off Cottage St and a short walk to everything we needed, including the grocery store and the shops and restaurants of Bar Harbor. It's also very close to Acadia, which is where we spent most of our time. We had a great trip!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for our family of five.

  • 4 of 5

We fell in love with this house instantly the moment we entered it. It is located at the far side of downtown Bar Harbor. Grocery store, gift shops, restaurants, Bar Island... are all within walking distance. It's within 10 minutes drive to Acadia national park. It's just so convenient! There are four bedrooms with nice soft bedding and comfy beds. There are two small living rooms adjacent to each other. Such layout naturally divides family members into those who wanted to use the TV for streaming movies or just quietly surfing on the internet. The kitchen has all basic tools that we need for making two square meals a day. Bathrooms are clean and roomy.

I could have given it a five stars. The one star being taking off is for two aspects: 1)The house is next to a busy road on one side and restaurants on the other. Sometime it could get a bit noisy when people playing loud music or chat loudly after a few drinks; 2) the internet wifi could get a bit slow when all five of us using our electronic device to surf at the same time. In spite of that, the advantages still outnumbered the disadvantages.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We loved the house and the location was great!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved every bit of our stay and the house was great. We were within walking distance of everything in Bar Harbor and just a mile or two from the park entrance where we hiked every day. Special thanks for the blueberry pie the owners left for us!! Can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Location to Explore Acadia National Park

  • 4 of 5

We made a great choice in renting this home. The owners were flexible when we had a medical emergency that required a slight change in plans. Check in was incredibly easy; we felt as though we were visiting family friends when we arrived with the blueberry pie on the counter! The walkout basement was ideal with the bicycles, hiking and running equipment we brought to enjoy the outdoor environment of Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. We stayed active hiking the Gorham Mountain Trail, Champlain Mountain Trail, Beehive Trail, Pemetic Mountain Trail and enjoyed the carriage trails, Sands Beach and the town of Bar Harbor. The location of the house made everything easily accessible. Be mindful, however, that the home is located directly on Eden Street. The street is busy and noisy with traffic all day and evening. Also note that one bedroom in the home exits either through a shared bathroom or another bedroom. Additionally, the departure requirements required considerable time; as per the directions, we stripped every bed, washed sheets and towels, sorted recycling and organized trash.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

house was clean, comfortable, in good condition and actually quite roomy with two adjacent living rooms and four bedrooms, only one of which was fairly small - the others were roomy; linens and towels were new and plentiful; only downside was the location adjacent to a busy road - frequent motorcycles and trucks were quite noisy; otherwise, location was handy to downtown attractions

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday bungalow in Bar Harbor, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$1,401
 
 
Spring
12 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$1,465
 
 
Early summer
3 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$1,847
 
 
Summer
24 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$2,994
 
 
Late summer
2 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$1,847
 
 
Fall
30 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$1,338
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$3,185
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$637
Cleaning fee A$127.4 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

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.
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