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Ocean Hideaway - historic estate in the residential heart of Bar Harbor

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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, Maine
Historic 4 BR 2 BA cottage in the heart of Bar Harbor--walk everywhere!

This turn of the century caretaker's cottage has been converted into a comfortable four bedroom cottage available for weekly rentals. Once owned by Evelyn Walsh MacLean, who donated the Hope Diamond to the Smithsonian, Ocean Hideaway is located in a quiet out-of-the-way lane in a residentail neighborhood in downtown Bar Harbor. Its driveway is right next to the entrance to the Shore Path, Bar Harbor's wonderful historic walk along the harbor and the rocky shore. It features comfortable accommodations for 8+ and a convenient in-town location.

The first floor features the living room with bay window, a sitting room with woodstove/fireplace, dining room, kitchen, double bedroom, and a bath with shower. Upstairs are two queen bedrooms, a 4th bedroom featuring a...
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Listing #FKN8777883
About the Manager
Acadia Cottage Rentals Inc
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:15%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Ocean Hideaway. Location can't be beat! It is steps from the Shore Path. The home was comfortable, charming, and clean. We enjoyed walking to downtown Bar Harbor along the Shore Path while taking in the breath taking views! It's...More

Thank Jennifer D
Management response:Responded 14 June 2017

Thanks for sharing your experiecne at this historic cottage. Hope you can return again soon and see all the upgrades and improvements for 2017-18.

Reviewed 25 November 2015

While we were very happy with Acadia Cottage Rentals (thank you!), the "Ocean Hideaway" was a big disappointment. My husband and I rented this house with my parents and our 1 year old son. The house is incredibly outdated, it needs a lot of love...More

1  Thank kasi16
Management response:Responded 21 September 2017

So sorry for the conditions you found--the owner has made changes to the cleaning staff and the property will never again be as you reported.

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

We rented for one week at Ocean Hideaway in July of 2014. It was unusually warm in the high 80's. There is no air conditioning and only one fan in the house. The kitchen is small but adequate, there is a grill in the yard....More

4  Thank Jswatek
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 28,806 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
ME Lodging Tax 9%, Refundable Security Deposit $400.00. Payments accepted: Check, Money Order, Bank Transfer (w/$10 fee), or Credit Card (w/2% US, 4% non-US processing fee on total payment amount, via Vacation Rent Payment).
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