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Shearwater Cottage, Northport Maine (in Bayside)

Front of Cottage
Very good
7 reviews
Front of Cottage
Oceanside village with park, sailing lessons, and wharf
Maple Street is in the heart of Bayside Village
Living room with original wide beadboard
Great porch for family and friends
Ceilings fans to cool in the summer
Dining table w/ 3 leaves expands for up to 10
Classic cottage nooks and crannies in kitchen
Main floor bath off kitchen with Laundry & jacuzzi tub
The cottage has heat and a nice cozy gas "wood" stove
Bedroom #1 - Kingsize bedroom
Bedroom #1 - looking towards hallway
Bedroom #2 - with Twin Beds and a classic skinny door
Bedroom #3 - Old Fashioned Rope bedroom
Upstairs bath has custom shower stall
Bedroom #4 -  king bed on lower level (no stairs)
Bedroom #5 - two twins on the lower level
Full Bath on Lower Level makes three baths total
Lower level has a second kitchen with a modern stove...better for cooking the kids' mac and cheese!
Lower Level has a bar
....and pool table
Porch Swing
Bayside from the Air
The Bayside shore 100 years ago
Bay View From 2nd floor Twin Bedroom
The Bayside Village Green....Something for Everyone
Sailing school camp - The Race is ON!
A Calm Morning on the Bay
Bayside in June
Jumping off the wharf at dusk
Sunset View of Wharf
Shearwater Cottage - 60 years ago
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9
Northport, Maine
The Shearwater Cottage is a 100+ year old cottage in the heart of Bayside village in Northport, Maine that has been completely renovated, but it still has that old cottage feel, especially the covered porch with antique string lights for summer fun. It is truly the WAY LIFE SHOULD BE in Bayside, Maine.

It has five bedrooms and three completely renovated bathrooms. The cottage has 2 bedrooms with king size beds, 2 rooms with two twins and a third bedroom with an old fashioned rope bed, an awesome covered porch on the first floor where you will spend ALL your time with a waterview to the swim dock and bay.

It comes with laundry, a dishwasher, a gas grill, and a gas fired woodstove for chilly mornings and a ceiling fan in each room for warm afternoons. It has a downstairs bar/kitchenette, pool table room, and mudroom.

The cottage is th...
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About the Owner, Michael L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : May 2011
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #FKN2286960
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Augusta, ME
Reviewed August 9, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

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love having you and your colleagues. great place to mix work accommodations and relaxation at night.


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West Melbourne, Florida
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Reviewed June 17, 2013 for a stay in April 2013
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Six college friends have been traveling for 35 years. We are all retired from teaching and are in our early 70's. We used to be right in the middle of everything and would go from morning till night. We have since changed. Now we want something nice, quiet and peaceful. We go out after breakfast to see the surrounding areas,...

Reviewed August 13, 2012 for a stay in June 2012

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
There is a $150 added dog cleaning fee. We accept up to one medium size dog. No puppies and no barking dogs. The village has very old and historic cottages...No fireworks...
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Jun 30, 2017
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Jul 1, 2017 -
Jul 7, 2017
Fourth of July Week
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Jul 8, 2017 -
Jul 14, 2017
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  • Fresh Linens Fee (will reduce by $75 for parties of 1-4): $200 / stay - Fee
  • Added cleaning fee for one small to medium size dog: $150 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The base daily, weekly, and monthly rates are for off-season rates. The rates ramp up and down around the peak season in July/August. $100 cleaning fee for more than 2 people. The cleaning fee is waived for a couple.

The monthly rate is a flat rate for four weeks in a row with the week beginning at the start of the week listed.

The cottage is over a hundred years old and has undergone a multi-year improvement. The renovation project is loaded up on www.baysidemainecottage.com. There are a lot of other pictures there.
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About the neighborhood
Shearwater Cottage is in the historic district of Bayside Maine and approximately 700 feet from the village wharf in the Penobscot Bay complete. The wharf comes complete with swim float with lifeguard and a dingy dock. Rental moorings are available along with a town beach for storing your kayaks. There is a golf course within walking distance and sailing school available for the kids on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bangor Airport: 47.8 mi
Ferry: Lincolnville Ferry: 9.9 mi
When you get to Maine Take Route 95 North to Exit 113, Route 3 East, about 45 miles to Route 1 South, about 2 miles Left at Dos Amigos Restaurant on Bayside Road. At golf course, Straight at three way fork on to George Street. When you get to the top of the hill, turn left on to Maple Street, natural shingled cottage with bright blue trim, first cottage on left, #15.
Activities nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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