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Private Bayside Retreat On Penobscot Bay: Ask About My Short-Week Summer Special

Welcome to the Fort point Cove Cottage
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Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Bucksport, Maine
'BIG SUMMER SALE': Check out these discounted time slots for a budget vacation - contact me for more information:
(1) 8/8 - 8/11: 3 nights at $600 ($650 savings)
(2) 9/7 - 9/10: 3 nights at $975
(3) 9/17 - 9/21: 4 nights at $900 ($300 savings)
(4) 9/25 - 9/29: 4 nights at $990 ($300 savings)

Off the beaten path nestled along the banks of the historic Penobscot Bay, a sunny, tranquil home offers room to gather with loved ones for renewal and relaxation. You’ll know you’ve arrived at Fort Point Cove Cottage when you catch your breath at the scenery upon entering the home. The back of the cottage features an expansive view of the river as it flows into the bay, where all manner of wildlife may be observed if one knows how to look. Here is a place to enjoy quality time with all the amenities of home as you experience the r...
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Listing #FKN2293473
About the Owner
Darlene D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:50%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
Interaction with guests
No worries! I make myself available 24 hours via cell phone for calls or texting. I have a very reliable caretaker that lives in and works for the town of Stockton Springs affording me a quick response time in the event of any home issues or emergency situations.
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Reviewed June 12, 2015


Reviewed September 22, 2014

Darlene is a wonderful host! The house is beautiful with amazing views of the bay. She has create a truly relaxing and peaceful space. There is so much to do in the area you will want to keep going back!

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BnbCove, VR Owner at Private Bayside Retreat On Penobscot Bay: Ask About My Short-Week Summer Special, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2014

Thank you ladies....it was my pleasure. Very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Maine. I certainly hope that you find your way back to the cove. We'll keep the flame burning.....Darlene

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Reviewed January 30, 2014


Management response:Responded January 30, 2014


  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    2 Queens
    2 Twins
    1 Bunk
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Nov 16, 2018 -
Nov 25, 2018
Thanksgiving 2018
4 nights
Dec 21, 2018 -
Jan 2, 2019
Christmas - New Years 2018
4 nights
May 24, 2019 -
Jun 21, 2019
Spring 2019
4 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Property Damage Protection: $59 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $150 / stay - Fee
  • Pet: $100 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Homeowner requires renters to purchase damage insurance for $59.00 rather than submitting a $500.00 security deposit held by FlipKey. Please refer to web search vrbo 3494755.

Cleaning Fee $150.00
Pet Fee $100.00 per pet

A 4 night minimum is offered during Spring and Fall for up to 4 guests. There is an additional cost for each guest over 4 people. Discounts can be applied for a party of 2 people during Spring and Fall.........please inquire about these specials!
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About the neighborhood
I cannot express the openness and peacefulness one experiences while staying in the Fort Point Cove Cottage. Stockton Springs houses its own lighthouse located in nearby Fort Point State Park, has its own local beaches and is centrally located along the coast: 40 miles to Ellsworth, Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor and Bluehill; 25 miles to Bangor and Camden Hills; and just a hop and a skip to Belfast, known for its wonderful shops and restaurants, Bucksport featuring Fort Knox and the beautiful Penobscot Narrows Bridge, Winterport for its brewery and winery and Searsport with its 8 miles of antique shopping, its Maritime Museum and Moose Point State Park.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bangor: 29.8 mi
Railway: Belfast: 9.9 mi
Ferry: Islesboro island: 32.3 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 mi.
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