Oceanfront Retreat, fireplace, fence, highspeed


Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Sleeps: 6
Type: Home
No rental rates available - please contact the owner
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Bass Harbor vacation home rental
Welcome to Oceanfront Retreat in Bernard Maine. Bar Harbor is 15 minutes away, if you still need that part of the island..Bernard is the quiet side where the real downeast Maine begins or ends...Wake up each morning to the lobster men coming and going...watch the daily routines of the harbor and the seals. Walk to the famous Thurstons restaurant if desired or just hang out in the back yard on the decks overlooking the harbor and ocean..
Canoe, firepit, high speed, tandem kayak , gardens- only fenced in yard on the island...and we are really on acadia national park and on the harbor.
Curl up at night by the fireplace and read a favorite book, after an active day of kayaking, biking or hiking. Bass Harbor light house is just a 10 minute paddle away or you can go by car in about 5 minutes.
Welcome home to real downeast Maine and bring the dog!
This home is right on the ocean, with steps going right down to the ocean. Bring your kayak and paddle right from the house.- we also have a private beach and floater ...
Please be aware of the lobstemen and women - this is their harbor and kayak away from the wharf and boats.
Only one week left in Summer 2014..as of feb 2014.
Area Information
Lighthouses, lobstermen, yachts, kayaking, rock climbing, lake swimming , hiking, sailing, whale watching, seal nature cruises and Bar Harbor offer a truly downeast Maine experience. Bernard is a quanitn town on the quiet side of the island, so if you desire not to be in the middle of the shopping and souvenirs then this is the spot for you...if you need a shopping splurge then Bar Harbor is 10 minutes away.. Southwest is only 5 minutes away
Acadia National Park surrounds you here at this loccation, just hike, bike or paddle your way around.

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  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 4 Twin Beds
  • Features

  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Pet Friendly
  • Beach Chairs
  • Full Kitchen
  • Kayak
  • View (Mountains)
  • Beach Towels
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • View (Ocean)
  • Beachfront
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Oceanfront
  • View (Water)
  • Canoe
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • Waterfront
  • Deck
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Fax Machine
  • Oven
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • VCR
  • Coffee Maker
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Iron
  • Activities

  • Beach
  • Cross-Country Skiing
    (<1 mile)
  • Grocery Store
    (2 miles)
  • Downhill Skiing
    (7 miles)
  • Bicycling
  • Fishing
    (<1 mile)
  • Amusement Park
    (4 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (7 miles)
  • Boating
  • Hiking
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (5 miles)
  • Whale Watching
    (7 miles)
  • Canoeing
  • Restaurant
    (<1 mile)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (5 miles)
  • Miniature Golf
    (8 miles)
  • Kayaking
  • Shopping Area
    (<1 mile)
  • Horseback Riding
    (5 miles)
  • Racquetball
    (11 miles)
  • Ocean
  • Live Entertainment
    (1 mile)
  • Lake
    (5 miles)
  • Zoo
    (14 miles)
  • Park
  • Aquarium
    (2 miles)
  • Tennis
    (5 miles)
  • Winery
    (20 miles)
  • Sailing

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Bring your bikes and kayaks and enjoy Maine! Seal Watching tours across the harbor from the home.

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Owner Supplied Testimonials

"the best place on the island, we have been vacationing here for over 15 years and have found the best equipped, most relaxing home ever. We are returning, but staying longer...thanks Tom & Leslie for all the great beds, and thanks to the cleaning crew, cleanist home we have been"

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Top Things to do on Here at the Home?
A: Go to the wharf and buy your lobster direct from the lobster men...for an unbelievable pice...
Paint or photograph all the artists themselves out on the wharf...o Cadiallc Mtn
Walk to Thurstons to eat fresh lobster from the botas pulling it in - right outside the house.
Walk, run, bike right from the home with your pu
Fire - pit on site- marashmellow time
canoe or kayak right from the back yard - in the harbor- take the pup to dog island to run fee

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Leslie Becker

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