THE CROWS NEST - Pristine - steps to the beach

THE ELIZABETH on Left; THE CROW'S NEST in middle; CLOUTIER on the Right.
THE ELIZABETH on Left; THE CROW'S NEST in middle; CLOUTIER on the Right.EAGLES NESTKitchen , view 1Kitchen, view 2Living Room, view 1Views of Harbor from Living RoomLiving room to kitchen areaTop of stairs to kitchenMap of it\'s locationBedroom- Foyer levelStairs from foyer half bedroom area to living room/kitchen, etcWasher/dryer in bathBoats in the Harbor, steps awayNIGHT LIGHTS BOUNCING OFF THE BAY FROM OLD ORCHARDBeach at low tide showing sandbarBeach at low tideCAMP ELLIS BEACHSurise over the jettyMoon Rise over the jettySmaller beach at the dock area

From $186 / night

2 Beach Avenue, Saco, ME 04072
THE CROWS NEST - Pristine - steps to the beach
2 bedrooms
6 guests
7 night min

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 6
Type: Condo
Per week: $1,300
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the Saco vacation condo rental
New condo built the end of 2009, 2nd floor, middle unit, pristine condition. Only 3 units in the building. This is a 1-1/2 bedroom condo unit located in Camp Ellis. BED SETUP: Master bedroom has 1 queen bed. In entrance area there's a "half bedroom" area. There's 1 queen bed there which sleeps 2. Queen sleep sofa in living room for 2 guests. Will sleeps 4 in beds; 6 with sleep sofa. Home has 1 full bath with a shower/tub combo. Open concept living room to kitchen area, water views of the Saco River. It's absolutely beautiful, with hardwood floors throughout. Cable TV, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave, small balcony, granite countertops, top-of-the-line appliances, patio in the rear, with gas BBQ grille, table & chairs. Parking 1 car in the middle driveway, another across on the street. On-street is public parking, suggest if 2 cars, if you get a spot, leave that one there & use other one in the driveway for coming & going. The beach is just around the corner, a minute walk. $1,300/wk. Sorry, no pets permitted. For larger families & friends who rent together - rent The Crows Nest together with The Elizabeth or Cloutier, all side by side.

Faye Casey

Area Information
Saco & Old Orchard are half way between Kittery & Freeport for outlet shopping; 20 minutes to South Portland to a major mall and 20 minutes to Portland. There are also many shops along Rte. 1 for antique stuff between Wells & Scarborough. The Old Port is at the waterfront with shops. We're about 1-1/2 hours or so from the Boston area.

Ferry Beach & Camp Ellis are quaint areas, catering to families, sandy beaches (smaller one at Camp Ellis), unspoiled by high rises. We're 3 miles south of Old Orchard, a 2 to 3-minute car ride but is walkable.

Camp Ellis is where the Saco River meets the ocean. There is great fishing in both areas.

At the Saco beaches, when you go to the beach and have to go back for lunch, etc., you will not need to bring your blanket or chairs back. No one will touch them when you're gone. It's that type of beaches and areas catering to families and are great for little kids. Families return here year after year for vacations.

Camp Ellis is a "Fishing Village" dotted with newly-remodeled. It is still an active fishing area for commercial lobstermen & fishermen. You can go over to the dock and watch both fishing vessels and pleasure boats.

Nearby is the Camp Ellis General Store which features daily lobster catch during season & will cook to perfection while you wait or return to pick them up. They also serve breakfast. In Camp Ellis you can also buy lobsters at "boat prices directly from our friend & neighbor, the lobsterman Dean Coniaris, the "Fish 'n Optician". You'd have to cook them yourself if bought from him.

Deep-sea fishing boats leave from the docks in Camp Ellis. Kayak rentals are nearby for use on the Saco River, which goes out to the ocean at Saco Bay.

At Camp Ellis there are two local restaurants (specializing in seafood), a bait & tackle shop, deep-sea fishing boats leave from the docks in Camp Ellis. Kayak rentals are nearby for use on the Saco River, which goes out to the ocean at Saco Bay. There is also a mile-long jetty to fish from or just to walk on, a large dock with both fishing & pleasure boats in the harbor, a large dock with both fishing & pleasure boats in the harbor. You can also fish right off Surf St. in Ferry Beach at high tide or off the beach itself. The tackle shop in Camp Ellis is on the dock area. You can fish off the beaches also. Because of the restaurants it's a little busier down near the dock area at dinnertime. Streets leading to and from the dock are each one-way; North Ave. one way going in & Eastern Ave. is one-way leaving the area.

About the owner

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Faye Casey

Faye Casey

Faye Casey

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    Saco Bay Rentals
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    I'm a Rental Agent and also a licensed Maine Realtor. As a rental agent I rent over 60 properties from Camp Ellis in Saco, Old Orchard (including Ocean Park) and Pine Point. I can send inside photos for any upon request.

    I've been renting over 20+ years and offer houses on Saco Bay Rentals, ...
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Check In: 2 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 8%
Deposits: Half including tax is required after receiving rental agreement. All balances are due one month prior to check-in. Personal check, money order or cashiers check. For Canadian & Foreign neighbors in U.S. funds. Sorry, I don't use credit cards
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
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