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“Ellsworth Home”
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Low Tide in Front of the House Looking North - early fall.
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Low Tide in Front of the House Looking North - early fall.
Living room and dining taken from the kitchen--water is to the left (west). View of Dining and kitchen area form the living room.
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Low Tide in Front of the House Looking North - early fall.
Living room and dining taken from the kitchen--water is to the left (west).
View of Dining and kitchen area form the living room.
October 2016 end of great day on the water.
Master BDR with half bath and a balcony overlooking the water.
Library upstairs off Master Bedrom
September in our Front Yard
Kitchen
Upstairs Bedroom
1 of the Down stairs Bdrms
High Tide
Mid Tide West Wind, we are looking toward the SW
Upstairs Bedrooom Balcony
October Sunset 2012
High Tide September 2012
Bayside in April Early Evening Low Tide
To the North at high tide
To the South
South view. Look carefully to see the waves beyond the point.
Bayside House form the point just south of our property. It protects the beach from SW wind waves.
Kayaking In front of the house.
Some cairns left by guests.
Carol looking toward the point south of Bayside House
Edging and bracing in front of the house
Rockweed
Stairs to the BDR and LIbrary
In the Library upstairs there is couch and clear story windows.
From the landing in upstairs.
To the beach in the fall.
Calm day the fall.
Low tide looking NNW
4th BDR with Queen, wide screen TV with real cable.  This is a very quiet room.
April sunset taken by a guest.
SE BDR with a queen.
New washer dryer.
One of the BDRMS with a queen on the main floor.
Heading across the Bay.
View from the sink in the kitchen. April.  Later in the day the sun goes down in this view.
Downstairs bath with tub.
2nd downstairs bath with shower. Moms want to see these pictures.
Downstairs Bath
August Sunset
Guest took this in August.
Guest took these in August.
One more incredible sunset.
Dusk at Bayside House in September 2015
Just after mid day in September 2015
The Drakes will visit us for the fifth time next summer.
Trundle Bed in small Bedroom. Another single slides out from beneath the one in the picture.
Cozy Half Bath  in the Master Bedroom Upstairs
Looking Southwest where the summer wind comes from. Our little cove is sheltered.
Young regular guest at the end of the day at the beginning of September 2015
1 of the Downstairs Bathrooms
A Rainy day in april...from the point just south of the house. You can see the mouth of the brook.
Night life at Bayside House
From the 2nd floor balcony.
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From a kayak day in 2015
Hard to capture. Water and the shore were  shimmering pink-purple, sunset detail was immense.
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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, Maine

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tdonohuel...
Ellsworth, Maine
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Ellsworth Home”
Reviewed May 26, 2018 for a stay in May 2018
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Beautiful waterfront home near Bar Harbor and Acadia. Clean and well maintained. Would definitely return for a visit.

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kimsX7442...
Millersville, Maryland
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771 reviews
64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
“Lovely home with spectacular views”
Reviewed July 1, 2017 for a stay in July 2017
3
people found this review helpful

I really do not know how to start this review. This cottage is extremely nice, secluded with outstanding views of the water with lovely sunsets. It does have 4 bedrooms with 2 1/2 bathrooms, family room and dining room. The kitchen is well stocked with plates, cooking supplies, cups and silverware which is amazing. In addition it was clean. The house could easily sleep 12 people even though we only had 3. It is close enough to everything to see, but a wonderful retreat away from the crowds.
We did spend every day hiking in Acadia, eating and shopping in Bar Harbor, and returning here for a stroll along the waterfront during low tide. If you like peace and tranquility away from your daily life you will get it here.

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LindseyWV
Charleston, West Virginia
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Privacy with a view”
Reviewed July 22, 2015 for a stay in July 2015
7
people found this review helpful

This cottage slept 5 adults and 2 children comfortably. The view was amazing and we felt very secluded even though we were only 2-3 miles from all necessities. We spent a lot of time in Acadia NP which was about a 20min drive from the cottage. Bar Harbor was close as well but was a very busy little town that seemed a bit difficult to navigate during peak times (go early) but had a lot of activities & shops. The kitchen was stocked with all the utensils needed for cooking and had a nice open floor plan for socializing with others with handling kitchen duty. There was easy access to the water for kayaks or just walking around stage shore. My favorite thing in the house was a large futon located in one of the queen bedrooms that allowed our small kids to sleep nearby (and not right on top of us). There was a nice fun park located within 10 minutes and several nice restaurants.

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Tom T
Aurora, Ohio
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“The view was incredible and everything we needed was available in the house.”
Reviewed July 21, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
10
people found this review helpful

The vacation cottage was everything we hoped it would be. It was not fancy, but it was extremely clean and the kitchen was well-supplied, so we were able to cook easily. The location was the biggest draw of the property because of its view of the bay and the wooded, private lot and its proximity to Acadia, Ellsworth, and Bar Harbor. We were able to avoid traffic jams because we could take back roads. We had three couples on the vacation, which the house was easily able to accommodate. There was a fourth room with a twin and a trundle, but we did not need to use that room. Eight people might have been a stretch. The owner was honest about the property, accommodating, and easy to work with. When the price was considered, this was a definite bargain. We had a great time and would love to go back.

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