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Your Own Cove & Private Island: Featherbed Island

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A view from the air.
Very private - at the very end of the lane.  Keep going.... you'll get there.
Property and Featherbed Island from the air
A visitor that you'll be seeing while you are here.
Roque Bluffs beach
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Machiasport, Maine
A beautiful and unique home with spectacular views and even your own tiny private ocean island just offshore!

Our property is certified by the state of Maine DEP as a 'Certified Environmental Leader in Hospitality' and by the National Wildlife Federation as a 'Backyard Wildlife Habitat' - a perfect spot for birders and all nature lovers.

Featherbed Island House is perfect for artists of all types,nature lovers, romantic getaways and families.Located privately at the very end of a drive, surrounded by water and acres of forest. You will enjoy the casual elegance of a spacious three-bedroom home tastefully decorated with artsy and whimsical treasures - certainly an unexpected change from your typical Maine cabin.

Relax in the casual elegance of the Featherbed Island House in down east Maine - far from the crowds but ne...
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About the Owner, Maria L
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2013
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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Rental agreement must be signed and returned in a timely manner or (sadly) reservation will be canceled.
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Rates

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 --
£1,689
US$2,200
1 Apr 2017 -
31 May 2017
Spring
5 nights
£154
US$200
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1 Jun 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
Late Spring
7 nights
£192
US$250
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3 Sep 2017 -
31 Oct 2017
Fall Foliage
7 nights
£192
US$250
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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.
Fees
  • cleaning fee: £84 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
*******Changeover day is SUNDAY*******Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed.A rental agreement must be signed by guest prior to stay to be considered confirmed.Additional fees may apply.
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About the neighbourhood
Featherbed Island house is located in the charming and historic village of Machiasport, Maine. It is the absolute perfect central location for your downeast Maine vacation - away from the crowds of Bar Harbor, yet close enough for day-tripping. In fact, it's less than a two hour drive from just about all of the sights in down east Maine.
The house itself if very private - at the very end of a narrow lane, surrounded by water and wood, yet a mile from historic Machiasport (you can see the charming profile of the village from the property) and just three miles from 'civilization'. Located at the bend of the Machias River where it greets the bay, the tides will lure you to watch them ebb and flow twice per day.
Getting around
What is there to do way down east?If you don't know, then you'd better come and find out! Machiasport and downeast Maine are a nature lover's paradise! So many things to do in the area, you'll want to stay longer! Whale watching... trips to Seal Island to see the Puffins... hiking the Bold Coast trail... biking the Sunrise Trail... Roque Bluffs State Park for swimming at the white sand ocean beach or in the 20 acre lake... the Pirate festival in August and September in Eastport and Lubec... Summerkeys... Band Concerts... Fourth of July Boat Parades.... Spectacular Jasper Beach in Machiasport...Sunset Cruises.... Shopping in Bar Harbor....Eat a lobster... Canoe and Sea Kayak trips...Visit the Fort O'Brien Historic Site....visit the lighthous
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bangor Int'l : 145.0 km
Ferry: St John, NB - Digby, Nova Scotia: 241.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 6.4 km.
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