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The Cottage is right on the shore.
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6 reviews
The Cottage is right on the shore.
One view from the Cottage porch.
A view south from the shore of Oar Island.
Oar Island as seen from the nearby harbor.
Wild roses bloom on the shore.
The rocky coast of Maine.
The Cottage kitchen, new in 2009.
Another view of the new kitchen.
Another view of the house facing the water.
Downstairs Cottage bedroom.
Porch swing
Kayaking is a popular activity.
Another view of the open ocean from the south end of Oar Island.
Fairy huts are often to be found in the woods.
Dig your own clams for a seafood feast.
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 8
Bremen, Maine
Oar Island is one of the thousands of islands, large and small, that fill the rugged ocean coast of Maine. Formed and folded by continental collision, metamorphosis, and glacial scouring, the Maine coast is now a wonderful labyrinth of inlets, bays, islands, rivers, hills, and even fjords, mostly densely wooded with forests of spruce, pine, oak, maple, and birch. No wonder the Maine coast has been a prime vacation attraction for 150 years, favorite destination for Rockefellers, Cabots, Lodges, Bushes, and many others.

One of the most picturesque islands in Muscongus Bay, Oar Island can be found midway along Maine’s coast, about 1 ¼ hour drive east of Portland. It covers about 42 acres.

On the entire island there only 2 houses – rentable by the week either together or separately. It is completely wooded, though with fine views of Mu...
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About the Owner, Laurence W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 82 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 112 days ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 1 property
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  • English first
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English first
English first
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English first
MA
Reviewed 12 February 2011 for a stay in July 2009

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mass
Reviewed 9 December 2010 for a stay in June 2009

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Indianapolis
Reviewed 9 December 2010 for a stay in June 2007

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Amenities
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
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AU$1,899
USD 1,500
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Outboard skiff is available for $350 per week, one-person kayak for $150 per week.
Security deposit of $500 for the house, $200 for the boat. Security deposit is fully refunded if there is no damage or loss after your departure.
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Airport: Portland International Jetport: 70.0 km
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