double bedOcean front guest cottage for rent
Private guest house on sandy beach
Hosted by Laura
Laura is the host.
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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Vintage cottage on private beach in southern Maine. Across the street from State Park. 20-30 min from Portland and Kennebunk

The space

1 bedroom guest cottage on private beach.
Accommodates 2 adults.

The cottage has 3 areas
A bedroom with antique, canopy bed (double)
An enclosed porch with view of beach
An eating area
(URL HIDDEN)includes: refrigerator no freezer
(URL HIDDEN)microwave
(URL HIDDENone burner hot plate
(URL HIDDEN)toaster
(URL HIDDEN)coffee maker
(URL HIDDEN)Outside grill

Full bathroom

Parking

Approx. 20 min. from Portland, Maine
5-10 min. Old Orchard Beach Amusement Park
Ferry Beach State Park across street for biking and nature walks

Air conditioners and space heater available
Fireplace is not functional
No WiFi

Guest access

to the beach

Interaction with guests

Available via text or phone call, if not in person.
Encourage independence,but I'm happy to give suggestions or family history

No WiFi

Other things to note

The cottage is over 75 years old and most of the the furnishings are original


Amenities
Shampoo
Air conditioning
Free parking on premises

Prices
Cleaning Fee ₹1341
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

No smoking in the cottage,nor on the property,please.
No pets

You must also acknowledge
Dog(s) live in the house

Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher

Availability
3 nights minimum stay

84 Reviews

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Nancy User Profile
October 2017
We had a great long fall weekend. The weather was perfect and we had the beach to ourselves. Really enjoyed the comfort of the cottage and loved being right on the beach. Very relaxing and would love to go back next fall.

Laura's beach house is an amazing place! First off it is adorable from the outside with classic wood shingles and lovely vines growing around the door. Then you realize how close you are to the beach. On the inside it is so comfy and decorated perfectly with antique pieces to match the overly fine period doors and mill work. Laura goes out of her way to fill the space with every imenity you could possibly need and then some. When we arrived from our long drive we had loads of goodies waiting for us and it immediately felt like home. The beach really is right there, just over the dune. It is so quiet and protected from the big waves. We spent a whole day just relaxing and getting some sun. At night we would make the quick drive up to Portland and go out for dinner. Then we would wake up in our beautiful antique post bed to the sounds of waves gently crashing on the beach. This place is truly a gem, we would come back anytime.

Mitchell User Profile
August 2017
We loved the place! I picked this place for my Wife and I's honeymoon and couldn't have found a better place to stay. Laura was a great great host and loved all the little detail to the place. It was very private and loved how close it was to the ocean and the deck she had to sit out on. Her place is far enough out that it is a quite comfy place, and yet it close enough to check out other destination near the area. Her place is only about 20 minutes south of Portland which we went and visited for a day to go lobster catching. That was a blast!

David User Profile
August 2017
Our second time here, and as wonderful as we remembered.

Elizabeth User Profile
August 2017
The host canceled this reservation 26 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

Kathleen User Profile
August 2017
I don't want to tell you about Laura and Saco! It was all too perfect stay away! We arrived with bottles snacks glasses on beautiful vintage cottage right on beach. We will not reveal anymore. Hope we are invited again and Laura anything you need from the prettiest addondack chairs in the morning until the night. They offer everything up that you don't have Nmtraveling as if you were family. They Exemplify the ABNb family

Christine User Profile
July 2017
Great location. Like having your own private beach. Simple but having everything you could want. Like stepping back in time and leaving you exactly what you need rest, relaxation and rejuvenated !! Plus close to OOB and plenty of activities. Highly recommend.

Portland, Maine, United StatesJoined in June 2011
Laura User Profile

MOTHER, WIFE, NURSE, DOG-LOVER

Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day

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