Captain Bickford House (Arthur Frommer was here)
From $107 / night
|Per week:||$750 - $950|
Pets allowed: No
This newly renovated Captains Cottage which overlooks Frenchmans Bay with stunning views of Cadillac Mountain has been a part of our family for 4 generations, and is now ready for your arrival. We have carefully maintained the integrity of what the home of a Boat Captain, on the coast of Maine is really like, while providing you with all of the modern amenities. Sleeping 6 comfortably this 2 bedroom, 1 bath home features on-site washer & dryer, 3 car parking, a backyard with BBQ grill and room for horseshoes or just relax and watch the sunsets. Walking distance to restaurants, grocery store, Bar Harbor Ferry, post office, and of course our store, the Winter Harbor 5 &10.
During the summer of 2014 we had Arthur Frommer (Frommer travel guides) stay for 10 days.
Winter Harbor is a working fishing community and summer playground. We are located on the tip of the Schoodic Peninsula at the entrance to Acadia National Park, Schoodic Section, a must see for those visiting Maine. Visit us in August and experience the Annual Lobster Festival on the 2nd Saturday of the month. Where live music, a craft fair, parade, boat races & of course lobsters are the main event and shut down the town streets for the event.
The Schoodic section of Acadia National Park is home to the Schoodic Education and Research Center. This is the only mainland section of Acadia National Park and is known for it's rocky point where during storms the waves can produce 60ft tall walls of ocean spray.
Around the first 2 weeks of August the area host the Schoodic Arts festival (check their site for exact dates).
The Schoodic peninsula is also the home to many local crafts people and artists. We have everything from jewelry made of sea glass to Art galleries with fine paintings.
|May 12 2016||Jun 29 2017||-||-||$850||-||1 Week|
|Sep 28 2016||Oct 26 2016||-||-||$750||-||1 Week|
|Jun 29 2017||Aug 31 2017||-||-||$950||-||1 Week|
|Aug 31 2017||Sep 28 2017||-||-||$900||-||1 Week|
|Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.|
|Lodging tax: 9|
|Deposits: $200 damage|
|Payment Options: Personal Check|
- 1 Double Bed
- 3 Twin Beds
- 1 Sofa Bed
- Linens Provided
- View (Mountains)
- Full Kitchen
- High Speed Internet
- Parking Included
- View (Ocean)
- Hardwood Floors
- Alarm Clock
- Refrigerator (Full)
- DVD Player
- Gas Grill
- TV (Cable/Satellite)
- Basketball Court
- Live Entertainment
- Shopping Area
- Grocery Store
Reviews for this vacation home rental in Winter Harbor, Maine
Wonderful historic home
Wonderful historic home
June 4, 2016
This is a beautiful historic home that is well maintained. It is located in the very quiet town of Winter Harbor which is 15 minutes from Schoodic Peninsula segment of Acadia National Park. Wonderful hiking and bird watching opportunities. Highly recommend.
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