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Back Bay Cottage - Portside: Luxury Condo on Water

Portside's private deck
16 reviews
Portside's private deck
Dining area and living room
View of inner harbor and Back Bay Cottage from the footbridge
Portside's private deck
Back Bay Cottage
View of Back Bay Cottage from the float
The den - second living room or third bedroom
Breakfast bar and dining area
The den
Master bedroom
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Portside is a year-round luxury condo with the charm of a cottage in the heart of historic Boothbay Harbor, Maine. The cottage is in the town center and yet you will find tranquility and privacy inside. We share a dock and float with the other two Back Bay Cottage units and have our own deck on the water’s edge. With three bedrooms and two full bathrooms, Portside can sleep up to six people. The Portside unit is on the ground floor of the 3-unit Back Bay Cottage, built in 2006. Amenities include a state-of-the-art kitchen and appliances, an outdoor gas grill, flat-screen TVs and DVD players, high-speed internet/wifi and free private parking.

Note--the den has two twin beds (trundle beds), not bunk beds, but Flipkey doesn't give this option in the drop-down menu!
Listing #FKN2302464
About the Owner
Abigail G
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
I'm not on site when you're in town but always available to answer questions by email or phone.
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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile


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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Beautiful condo. Abigail has thought of everything you could have possibly needed away from home on your vacation. The location is perfect and we could not have been more comfortable.. and perfect weather too.

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

We enjoyed a week at Portside so much last summer that we decided this would be the perfect place to celebrate our 38th wedding anniversary in February. We took champagne and caviar and other food and drinks for the week. We enjoyed the beautiful water...More

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22Paris, VR Owner at Back Bay Cottage - Portside: Luxury Condo on Water, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

So glad you enjoyed, even in the winter! Next time you're back in the off season, definitely try the Thistle Inn (under new management), the Carriage House and Boathouse Bistro. All fantastic and open year round!

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Bunk
    1 Queen
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
USD 3,145
23 Jun 2018 -
28 Sep 2018
7 nights --
USD 2,995
29 Sep 2018 -
26 Oct 2018
7 nights --
USD 1,795
27 Oct 2018 -
22 Mar 2019
$1350/wk or $850/weekend (up to 3 nights)/Thanksgiving & Christmas: $1750/wk or $1050/weekend
3 nights
USD 284
USD 1,350
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: AU$686 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please find a detailed rate calendar for 2017 and 2018 below. The rate listed is for one week, Saturday to Saturday only in high season (for up to 6 people):

2017 Dates Weekly rate (for up to 6 people)
January 1 – March 24 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)
March 25 – May 26 $1795, or $950 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)
May 27 – June 23 $2180
June 24 – September 29 $2840
September 30 – October 27 $1795
October 28 – December 31 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights) **Thanksgiving & Christmas weeks: $1750, or $1050 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)

2018 Dates Weekly rate (for up to 6 people)
January 1 – March 22 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)
March 23 – May 27 $1795, or $950 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights)
May 28 – June 22 $2295
June 13 – September 28 $2995
September 29 – October 26 $1795
October 27 – December 31 $1350, or $850 for a long weekend (up to 3 nights) **Thanksgiving & Christmas weeks: $1750, or $1050 for a...
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About the neighbourhood
We are located in the center of the small fishing and lobstering town of Boothbay Harbor, next to the Chowder House and to kayak and bike rentals and just one block from the footbridge. Over thirty coffee shops and restaurants and numerous shops are within an easy walking distance, including many places now open year round. Nearby activities include scenic boat trips and whale watches, kayaking, sailing, cycling, hiking, golf, tennis, historic and art museums, shopping and art galleries, an aquarium, world-famous botanical gardens and more. Please see our website for a virtual tour of the property and a comprehensive guide to the region, including restaurant recommendations, day trip and hiking itineraries, shopping suggestions, etc.
Getting around
Over thirty coffee shops and restaurants and numerous shops are within an easy walking distance, including many places now open year round. You can take boat trips and rent kayaks and bikes just next door. That being said, it's helpful to have a car and there is free parking right out back!
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Portland: 98.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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