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Bold Colorful Life Farmhouse and Cape

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    An aerial view of the estate Farmhouse and Cape
    An aerial view of the estate Farmhouse and Cape
    An aerial view of the estate Farmhouse and Cape
    An aerial view of the estate
    The view to the river
    The Historic Waterfront Cape
    The freshwater pond with lupines and frogs
    Property description
    Boothbay
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    Rental Home – 
    10 Bedrooms, 9 Bathrooms, Sleeps 20
    Come away from it all--catch your breath.

    Six miles from the bustle of Boothbay Harbor is a peaceful 15 acre river-front retreat, set among rolling lawns, meandering stone walls, apple orchards and richly colored perennial gardens. The estate consists of four New England-style buildings: one vacation rental is the new Maine Farmhouse and historic barn; a second rental is a fully renovated 1800s Cape; there's a charming garden shed and a 1700s barn which sometimes holds the private Bold Colorful Life Gallery, filled with jewelry, photographs and paintings...sometimes holds wedding ceremonies. The calendar is for the Cape. Ask us about our waterfront Farmhouse...or find us by entering Bold Colorful Life.....

    The original rental building on the 15 acre estate is the fully-renovated hi...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Blender
    • Boat Available
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Children's Pool
    • Deck
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Porch
    • Private Fishing Lake/River
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Ask
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK281042 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
    Default - - 3 nights
    $360
    --
    $2,500
    $8,500
    Fall Colors 2014 Sep 12, 2014 Oct 23, 2014 3 nights
    $335
    $360
    $2,380
    $9,180
    Off Season 14-15 Oct 24, 2014 Apr 30, 2015 3 nights
    $260
    $285
    $1,870
    $7,350
    Spring Blossoms 2015 May 1, 2015 Jun 11, 2015 3 nights
    $300
    $315
    $2,085
    $8,010
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    Fees
    • Rental Reserve-required with contract: 50.0% of rental - Other - 50% of rental fee required with contract to reserve property
    • Refundable Security Deposit: $400 / stay - Other
    • Tax rate: 8.0% of rental - Tax
    • Damage deposit: $400 / stay - Deposit
    • Maine Lodging Tax: 8.0% of rental - Other
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Reservations are confirmed after receipt of signed contract, 50% of vacation rental fee and refundable $400 security deposit. These rates are for the Waterfront Cape; rates for the Farmhouse are available at boldcolorlife.com
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    The property is located on the Back River, on the Boothbay peninsula, four miles from the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and six miles from Boothbay Harbor itself. The fifteen acre estate is near the end of a quiet, peaceful residential road which follows the Back River for almost 4 miles. Swimming, canoeing, kayaking and hiking all begin right here. There is a cove at the bottom of the lawn which opens out into the river. Regular guests include a pair of bald eagles, a friendly porcupine, cove seals and local deer. A female moose crosses the property every Fall. There are hiking trails in a dozen preserves within 10 miles; one of them around the corner--Ovens Mouth.
    Boothbay Harbor offers restaurants, shopping, galleries, saltwater activities.
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mwhowie
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in August 2014

The Farmhouse is a fantastic house. Truly a home away from home. My teenage daughter exclaimed, "this place is awesome!" Everyone was very comfortable and happy with their own rooms and bathrooms. My 86 year old mother was very happy with her bathroom which was handicap equipped. The kitchen is well equipped and the large barn door kitchen table is... more

Mary A J
Ouray, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

The "farmhouse" is really a modern new spacious clean, well- maintained 3-story 5-colorful-bedroom house with old barn decor (and dining table for about 22 people), 5 private baths, large high-ceilinged communal rooms, on gorgeous very large property with pond and paths on tidal river. Owner is delightful, shares musical instruments and huge library, helps with kayak rental. Our 4 families... more

Stuart W
Quebec City, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
2
people found this review helpful

We spent a lovely week in the farmhouse with our four children - ages 12 - 20. Melissa was an exceptional hostess. She was on-site and attentive to our every need. The house was clean, well-decorated, and well-stocked with whatever you might want. The grounds were spacious and beautiful. The atmosphere was peaceful. Melissa was wonderful. The whole family absorbed... more

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Listed since : Mar 2011
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