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The Candy Cottage ~ Acadia-Bar Harbor-DownEast, ME Area

View from our deck...
Very good
16 reviews
View from our deck...
Clam Harvest
Exterior, Ocean Side
Cooking dinner on the patio
Our rocky oceanfront
Bedroom ~ 2 queen beds
View from the living room (before the trees were cut...MUCH better now!)
Gas woodstove, immediately right of the picture window
Books & games so you can unplug (even though we have a TV)
Kayaking from our beach -- Cadillac Mt is in the center
Enjoying a good book on the peaceful coast.
Digging clams for our dinner.
Admiring the clam digging technique.
The new bathroom shower & sink.
The improved view from our cottage
Pictures don't nearly do it justice!
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Lamoine, Maine
Lots of improvements were made in 2013 rental season: a brand new bathroom, new flooring in the kitchen & bath, 4 new windows & much more. You can also search ".

This cute cottage, which is known as the Candy Cottage, has an incredible ocean view and is close to everything that Bar Harbor and the Acadia Region have to offer. Walk to the end of the lane and down our new stairs to access the rocky coast.

You can kayak, clam, mussel, and collect sea glass and other fun treasure. Very family friendly. It has been our family’s favorite place for generations and now many other familys' as well. You will never run out of things to do at the Candy Cottage and you will always feel relaxed looking out the picture window, seeing mountains over the ocean view while eating your fresh Maine lobster dinner! All at a very reasonable p...
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About the Owner, Tom T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : May 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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The helpful and informative owner is just the tip of the iceberg at the Candy Cottage...! NEGATIVES: unassuming exterior, location hard by road, "Seasonal Rates" sign (all turned the wife off -- she didn't want to go in!) POSITIVES: everything else. Add to the amenities listed a brand new range and plenty of stocked housekeeping items. TP, paper towels, trashbags,...

Reviewed 5 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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Wonderful stay at Candy Cottage. Quiet, clean and plenty of kitchen stuff to do your own cooking. We enjoyed the view from the living room - the mountains were beautiful. Great leaf peeping! Excellent starting point to explore MDI, Bar Harbor and Acadia. We appreciated the Netflix at night. The owner gave us great recommendations on local restaurants. Road outside...

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Thank you so much for spending your honeymoon at our cottage!


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
16 Jul 2017 -
5 Sep 2017
7 nights
6 Sep 2017 -
10 Oct 2017
4 nights
11 Oct 2017 -
30 Oct 2017
Late Fall
3 nights
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.
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About the neighbourhood
We are on a country road with very little traffic. The road runs parallel to the seashore and provides wonderful views.

Our property has 200' of deepwater frontage on Frenchmen's Bay & it is only a short walk down the driveway to the rocky beach. This is a family owned parcel & there are 3 other homes on the site.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Hancock County Bar Harbor: 20.0 km
Bangor International Airport is another nearby option for flights.

Bar Harbor/Trenton Airport is nearby but flights & rental cars are limited.

We can provide personalized directions upon your booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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