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Buckeyes & Blueberries - beautiful, updated cottage overlooking Somes Sound

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
4 nights minimum
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A unique 3 BR 2 .5 BA updated cottage with spectacular views & A/C!, near Acadia National Park The expansive view of Somes Sound is maximized by reversed living in this custom, fully-updated and comfortable home near Acadia and all the island's points of interest. Ground Floor: three bedrooms, including new master bedroom with ensuite (shower) and a full shared bath off the hallway. Main Floor: great room with leather furniture and cable TV, sliders to large new deck with water views and a glass 4-season sun room with heat; AC and powered skylights, new gourmet kitchen; mid-level enrty foyer with 1/2 bath and laundry. Immaculately maintained. Wooded setting is very quiet and private, with gorgeous hardwood colors in the fall. Close to Echo Lake Beach (freshwater swimming) and the hik...A unique 3 BR 2 .5 BA updated cottage with spectacular views & A/C!, near Acadia National Park The expansive view of Somes Sound is maximized by reversed living in this custom, fully-updated and comfortable home near Acadia and all the island's points of interest. Ground Floor: three bedrooms, including new master bedroom with ensuite (shower) and a full shared bath off the hallway. Main Floor: great room with leather furniture and cable TV, sliders to large new deck with water views and a glass 4-season sun room with heat; AC and powered skylights, new gourmet kitchen; mid-level enrty foyer with 1/2 bath and laundry. Immaculately maintained. Wooded setting is very quiet and private, with gorgeous hardwood colors in the fall. Close to Echo Lake Beach (freshwater swimming) and the hiking trails of Acadia National Park. A very light, very comfortable home. New kitchen 2011, new AC units throughout, new master ensuite bath and on-demand, unlimited hot water heater, new carpet thoughout and enlarged deck, new cable TVs in every bedroom (dvd in the ':Moose Bedroom). Enjoy the spectacular views of Somes Sound from the large deck, the visiting wildlife, and the creature comforts of this wonderful, centrally-located custom home. Weekly Rental: Saturday-Saturday 7 night bookings preferred. This property may be available for 4-night bookings in order to allow for plenty of cleaning time between guest parties. With owners' approval, It may also be available at a discounted monthly rate for June or other months if dates are not already booked. - Call for details Additional amenities: Full Kitchen, GamesMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
3 Full baths
About the Manager
Acadia Cottage Rentals Inc
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

The cabin was great, professionally cleaned and furnished to smallest detail level. It had everything our family of 6 needed. A lot of space to sleep and relax. Location is very good: 15 min to Bar Harbor, 2-5 min to closest trails / beach on...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank YuriyKorn
Reviewed 9 October 2017

It was a short drive to many places we wanted to see and experience: Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Bass Harbor, Southwest Harbor, hiking trails and more. The kitchen was very well appointed. We cooked dinner in every night. It was a short drive to...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank ANNANDKIM
Management response:Responded 10 November 2017

Thanks for taking the time to report on your visit to Buckeyes & Blueberries. Hope you can return soon.

Reviewed 5 October 2017

Appreciated the closeness to Acadia Park and Bar Harbor . Far enough away to avoid the crowds of tourists but close enough to enjoy the views . Top of the line furniture and supplies with plenty of room to spread out . Lucky enough to...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank jandaflood
Management response:Responded 10 November 2017

Thanks, glad you enjoyed your stay -- come again!

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been renting homes for vacation since 2004. We have stayed in different destinations and this home beats every other rental we have stayed in. It was quiet, clean and comfortable. The kitchen was well equipped and there are instructions that...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank soros33
Management response:Responded 22 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to report on your recent visit to Buckeyes & Blueberries--glad you enjoyed your time there and and hope you can return again soon.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

This was our second year and if anything it improved! More items were found supplied in the kitchen. This house sleeps 6 and is not pet friendly or set up for very young children, but adults will love the numerous books and sitting areas including...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank skey1952
Management response:Responded 21 September 2017

Thanks for taking the time to report on your visit to Buckeyes & Blueberries and appreciate its many charms--glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you can return again soon!

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Reviewed 7 August 2016

This house is the cream of the crop for rentals. The view from the deck is the mountains across the sound. We are out only once as this is the most well appointed kitchen I have ever been in. Every item is a luxurious brand...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank skey1952
Management response:Responded 14 June 2017

Indeed, this is the best! Thanks for sharing your thoughts, hope you can return agian soon.

Reviewed 11 November 2015

this property looks just like the many pictures on the website. our family was extremely comfortable in this immaculate home accessed by a private drive. it was very conveniently located to Acadia National Park , restaurants, and shopping. We would love to stay there again...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank lyn d
Management response:Responded 10 November 2017

Thanks -- and do come again!

Reviewed 4 September 2015

Love this home! I've never experienced such a well equipped kitchen in a vacation rental! The views are lovely and the home is very comfortable, clean and decor is well-appointed. Towels and bedding were excellent. Lots of instructions provided by owner - so not at...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank 2Chollies
Management response:Responded 10 November 2017

Yes, B&B is a special place -- we'd love to welcome you back anytime.

Reviewed 2 November 2014

My husband and I stayed at Buckeyes & Blueberries this summer and I must say this was the nicest place we have ever rented. We always look for a house or a condo instead of a hotel because we like having plenty of room, and...More

Date of stay: August 2014
1  Thank Lilyfarm80
Management response:Responded 10 November 2017

Thanks for the detailed review, we're proud of this cottage and hope you return soon.

Reviewed 30 October 2014

The house really met our expectations. It was beautiful inside, tons of living space (the three of us did not do it justice). The kitchen was beautifully redone. The bathrooms were great as well - the water was nice and hot. We had a slight...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank Matt S
Management response:Responded 10 November 2017

Thanks, Matt -- sorry about the bugs, but hey, this IS Maine, after all!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
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