cozy oceanfront cottage

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3 Bay Ave, Hancock Point, ME 04640

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Overview

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 4
Type: Cottage
Per week: $1,400
Per month: $4,500
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes

Description of the Hancock Point vacation cottage rental

This cozy cottage on wonderful Hancock Point offers a beautiful view from the cottage or from its beach. The beach, one of the best on the Point, offers giant rocks for sitting and a large expanse at low tide for seeking beach glass or sunbathing, as well as a "bath tub" that nature built nestled in the big rocks -- great for little children to dip their feet in.

The cottage itself, with it's high ceiling and loft, feels open and friendly. The large living room with beautiful views gives onto a sunporch, great for watching for lobster boats and enjoying meals.

There are two bedrooms downstairs, both with double beds, as well as two double beds in the loft, a favorite area with kids. The bathroom with it's original claw foot tub is modern and bright. The kitchen is well equipped and functional.

Area Information

Located in Hancock Point, this cottage is in a truly idyllic location. Tennis is a block away, for a fee. One can kayak off the cottage shore, and sailing takes off from the local dock. The view is of Acadia National Park across Frenchman's Bay. Hancock Point has a wonderful library, a chapel, and an inn. There are wonderful views all around from the roads that follow the shoreline.

Availability Calendar

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Jun 06 2014 Sep 16 2014 - - $1,400 $4,500 2 Weeks
Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 12 a.m.
Deposits: $700
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Personal Check

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 4 Double Beds
  • 1 Twin Bed
  • Features

  • Beach Chairs
  • High Speed Internet
  • Pet Friendly
  • View (Ocean)
  • Full Kitchen
  • Linens Provided
  • Porch
  • Waterfront
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Oceanfront
  • Screened Porch
  • Wood Stove
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • View (Mountains)
  • Appliances

  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Iron
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Activities

  • Beach
    (onsite)
  • Windsurfing
    (onsite)
  • Tennis
    (<1 mile)
  • Miniature Golf
    (18 miles)
  • Bicycling
    (onsite)
  • Boating
    (<1 mile)
  • Grocery Store
    (5 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (18 miles)
  • Canoeing
    (onsite)
  • Fishing
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (12 miles)
  • Hiking
    (20 miles)
  • Kayaking
    (onsite)
  • Restaurant
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (16 miles)
  • Whale Watching
    (22 miles)
  • Ocean
    (onsite)
  • Sailing
    (<1 mile)


Reviews for this vacation cottage rental in Hancock Point, Maine

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Joan Rogers

Massachusetts

"Memorable Trip"

"Memorable trip" that was how our 16 year old grandson from California described his stay at this quaint, comfy cottage on Hancock Point. The views of bay and Cadillac Mountain are spectacular. The access to the water is fun. The beach space in front is one of the best on the Point. We were able to land our kayaks out front and stop for lunch. Cottage is quaint looking and furnished with comfortable beds and furniture. Kitchen has large fridge and plenty of dishes, utensils, etc to make eating in just as enjoyable as going out. Having washer / dryer saves trips to laundromat and makes packing easier. Loft sleeping area was warm on 90+ degree days, but cooled off nicely with normal temperatures and fans. Plenty of space for kids to spread out and have their own area up there. This is a most enjoyable area and a terrific place to stay to experience the peacefulness and beauty of Hancock Point.

Thomas Kuhner

Sanbornton, NH

BEAUTIFUL

What a lovely cottage on a BEAUTIFUL point with the ocean in the back yard and a view of Acadia in the distance. Intoxicating ocean breezes and the sound of surf made this a standout 9 days. Hancock Point is a great place to walk with beautiful Maine coast scenery - sailboats in harbor, misty mornings, nice homes and cottages. Its a great spot and easy drive to Ellsworth and under an hour to Bar Harbor for shopping and restaurants. The cottage itself has good energy and is comfortable. The ocean ambiance and location couldn't be better. Definitely a memorable time.

Nancy Rathbun

Westchester County, NY, USA

Heavenly and comfortable

This is a somewhat rustic cottage in a charming, low-key oceanfront community. It has a gorgeous view, even better than the pictures here. The house is not high-end but has all the essentials and is very comfortable and cozy. It's "just right." I've rented it several summers and only wish I could do so again this year.

Sarah Weiss

New Haven CT

Wonderful Cottage

This property is a real cottage. It's not fancy or equipped with high-end amenities. Rather, it is a step away from the hustle and chaos of urban, professional life. The view is spectacular. The wind wafts through the open windows scented with the salt and pine aromas that permeate the Point. It is the southern most house on the point and it is beautiful. The beds are comfortable. The kitchen more than adequate. If you are lucky, the fish man will deliver to your door. Tennis and sailing opportunities for children and adults alike are within walking distance. The ocean rises and falls, lapping gently and invitingly at the cliff base. It's cold but you can swim in the crystalline waters if you are brave. Dogs are welcome and enjoy lazing in the sun, chasing chipmunks and insects, swimming and walking. The community is present in a friendly and open way. We will definitely be returning.

mary louise bekkouche

Owner's reply:

I think this review pretty much captures the essence of our cottage.

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