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Overview

Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
2
Sleeps:
10
Type:
House
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

Description from owner

This is a nice oceanfront house at Ferry Beach with 3 bedrooms and home has great unobstructed views of Saco Bay. Watch spectacular sunrises and moon rises from the enclosed front porch. Surf St., in front, is a road for foot traffic only. Home has to be accessed from Beacon Ave. This is in a nice quiet area with no traffic. Walk along Surf St. to Eagle Ave. for beach access, less than a minute walk. Sit in the living room or the enclosed porch overlooking the bay. Home has a patio area, gas BBQ grille, cable TV, WIFI, washer/dryer, microwave, etc. Watch the sun rises or beautiful moon rises from the porch. Bath on 1st floor has a shower/tub combo. Half bath in master b/r on 2nd floor. There is also an enclosed outside shower with hot & cold water. Hardwood floors. BED SETUP: Master has 1 queen & half bath; Bedroom 2, 1 queen; Bedroom 3 has 2 sets of bunk beds (4 twin mattresses); Sleeps 8 in beds, 10 with sleep sofa in living room. Fish right off the road in front of the house at high tide or off the beach. Or off the mile-long jetty in Camp Ellis, within walking disttance. Bait & Tackle shop on docks in Camp Ellis. Only $3,800/wk. Off season rates available. Due to owner allergies, dogs that are hypo allergenic are possible with approval (ex: schnauzers, poodles, etc.)

Beds: 2 Queen Beds, 4 Twin Beds, 1 Sofa Bed

About the area

Saco, ME is 3 miles south of Old Orchard Beach and part of Maine's largest sandy beach, from Camp Ellis to Pine Point in Scarborough, 7 miles long. The Ferry Beach Saco area is a quiet, quaint area unspoiled with high rises in either Ferry Beach or Camp Ellis. All cottages are at least a 1-3 minute walk to the beach or less here at Saco Bay. Camp Ellis is part of Saco located where the Saco River joins the ocean at Saco Bay. You can bike or walk to 2 nearby restaurants and our quaint fishing harbor in Camp Ellis, Ferry Beach State Park and more! There's fishing here right off the beach, at the end of Sunset Ave. or at the mile-long Jetty in Camp Ellis. We're about a 10-minute drive to Funtown and the Aquaboggin, both on Rte. 1 in Saco and 3 miles to OOB for shops & amusements. A convenience store, 2 restaurants, a bait & tackle shop and the main fishing pier are all within walking distance. Deep sea fishing boats and whale watching boats leave the docks in Camp Ellis. Kayak rentals not far away. Ferry Beach State Park is close by which offers several paths for walking. There is a bike path from this area to the Old Orchard line. This is a great central location and a community which caters to families, unspoiled by high rises. Biddeford-Saco Golf Club is about 3 miles up the Ferry Rd. Saco and Old Orchard have amusement parks which are open seasonally. Saco exit is #36 on the Maine Turnpike and we're 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 in Portland at the waterfront with shops. We're about 1-1/2 to 2 hours or so from the general Boston area Portland Jetport is a 20- minute drive. Manchester, NH Airport is a 1-1/2 hours drive. Logan Intnl. Airport in Boston is a 1-1/2 hours drive. The train called the Downeaster runs from Boston, MA and stops in Saco (year round) and in Old Orchard (Summer season) several times daily. Mile long jetty in Camp Ellis. Docks in Camp Ellis has jet ski rentals, para gliding, deep sea fishing vessels. Huots Restaurant - popular in Camp Ellis.

Amenities

Features

  • Grill
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Sea view

Appliances

  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine

Activities

  • Cycling Trips
  • Fishing
  • Water sports
  • Horse riding

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