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Private Island Rental

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    The post and beam home
    The post and beam home
    The post and beam home
    Half of Spectacle Island with Acadia in the distance
    Sunset over Acadia
    The Dock
    The North end of the island at high tide
    Property description
    Bar Harbor
    Holiday Rental House – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
    Spectacle island is a 6 acre private island off the coast of bar harbor. The island is located in Frenchmans bay with sweeping 360 degree ocean views. The sunrise and sunset are both equally beautiful, rising over schoodic penisula and setting over mount desert island and acadia national park. The post and beam home was built in 2006 and has all the amenities of the mainland. The island is totally self sufficent without any connection to the mainland. Spectacle island provides fresh water by reverse osmosis, converting ocean water to fresh with the use of todays technology. Power is supplied by generator and solar power with a battery bank that can run the island silently. There is use of a 16' sailboat for cruising about the bay, and kayaks for exploring. If you want to experi... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Blender
    • Boat Available
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Cooker
    • Deck
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hot Tub
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Private Beach
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK395957 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

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      Begins Ends Min stay Per night Per week
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    • Tax rate: 7.0% of rental - Tax
    • Damage deposit: £875 / stay - Deposit
  • Property location
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    A 6 acre private island off the coast of Bar Harbor maine and Winter Harbor maine. Surounded by granite shores and cobble stone beaches you can explore the entire island.
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De Pere, Wisconsin
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in June 2014

This was our second trip to Spectacle Island and it was even better than the first time. We stayed 2 weeks, instead of 1, we knew our hosts better, and we had family come and stay at various times. Our hosts AJ and Jaime couldn't possibly be more accommodating. Seals, puffins, porpoises, eagles and ospreys, we saw it all. We... more

De Pere, Wisconsin
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

I can't overstate how wonderful our visit to Spectacle Island was. The views, the accommodations, the hospitality extended by Jaime and AJ, easily exceeded our expectations. AJ was always at the ready for our excursions to Bar Harbor and provided a fantastic harbor cruise one day. They both were available for tips about the area; from restaurant suggestions, to hiking... more

David Levo
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012


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Listed since : May 2012
Response Rate: 100 %
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Calendar Updated: 603 days ago
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