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The only house on a private island

Aerial view of Spruce Island thanks to one of our guests
Aerial view of Spruce Island thanks to one of our guests
Main House and rain water cistern
Main House and Guest House
View from crow's nest at bunk house
Main House
Amphibious Sealegs provides door to door transport for guests
Sealegs at the Main House
Main House interior
Main House interior
Sea kayaks included with rental
View toward Buckle Island from Spruce Island
Lobster boat working off Spruce Island
Erratic rock formation on Spruce Island
View of Spruce Island from off shore
Tidal beach on Spruce Island
View across the meadow
'Carriage Roads' on Spruce Island
Spruce Island landing craft
The meadow
Solar Panels on Spruce Island
Spruce Island path signs
Kitchen stove with grill and griddle
Library in main house
Chef Kathy Babson's handiwork for a family staying on Spruce Island
ferry delivering service vehicles to Spruce Island
daytime view from crows nest
dusk view from crows nest
Dusk on Spruce Island
Guest House bedroom
Guest House Bedroom
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7 Bedrooms, 8 Bathrooms, Sleeps 18
The only house on a private island, perfect for large gatherings. Spruce Island is a seventy-three acre private island off Deer Isle/Stonington, Maine. There are many places to explore and things to do. Dress up as pirates and entertain your children (pirate outfits provided); enjoy campfires on the shore; drive golf balls into the ocean and collect them at low tide; explore other small islands around Spruce (4 kayaks and 2 rowboats provided); swim in a fresh water quarry on near-by island. The house is comprised of two separate buildings. The Main House is a large open room with cathedral ceilings, a huge fireplace, and large well equipped kitchen. A swing hangs from the timbers and a “crows nest” on the roof affords spectacular views of the surrounding islands. On rainy days and at night, watch movies and listen to music (surround sound... Read more
About the owner, Colie O
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2015
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Listing #FKN3559149 by: FlipKey
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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
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  • Accidental damage insurance: $89 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional fees may apply:
- Electric vehicle | 400 USD per week | Electric vehicle is a Polaris Ranger EV all electric ATV. The rental charge is based on electricity used at $10/KWH. Usage of the ATV is optional
- Outboard motor boat rental | 400 USD per week | 10' AB inflatable with aluminum bottom and 9.9hp Yamaha. This rental is optional.
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