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South Bristol Boathouse

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Beautiful new build cottage (2015) on Rutherford Island looking out onto John's Bay. The 'Boathouse' has two spacious bedrooms upstairs along with a bathroom with tub. There is also a nice little reading nook on the landing separating the two bedrooms. The building itself is approximately 15 years old; it was a wood working shop that was converted into a guest house. Downstairs there is a spacious kitchen with new appliances including a super quiet dishwasher. A large island with seating is a great place to enjoy morning coffee or to chat with the chef. A large pantry separates the kitchen from the downstairs bathroom. A dining table can seat 6 and enjoys water views. There is a Rumford wood burning fireplace (wood supplied) along with a 3 seat couch and two armchairs and a television wit...Beautiful new build cottage (2015) on Rutherford Island looking out onto John's Bay. The 'Boathouse' has two spacious bedrooms upstairs along with a bathroom with tub. There is also a nice little reading nook on the landing separating the two bedrooms. The building itself is approximately 15 years old; it was a wood working shop that was converted into a guest house. Downstairs there is a spacious kitchen with new appliances including a super quiet dishwasher. A large island with seating is a great place to enjoy morning coffee or to chat with the chef. A large pantry separates the kitchen from the downstairs bathroom. A dining table can seat 6 and enjoys water views. There is a Rumford wood burning fireplace (wood supplied) along with a 3 seat couch and two armchairs and a television with a media player. Window seats on either side of the fireplace add more seating to the living area. There is a laundry room with deep sink and washer/dryer off the kitchen for your convenience. All towels and linens are provided. There is wifi and a roku media player for entertainment. We have two sea kayaks that you are welcome to use. The harbor is around the corner, just a 10 minute paddle away. There is a propane grill that is hooked into the house supply-no running out! We are right on the water with a nice dock that can accommodate a few chairs at cocktail hour. We have a friendly dog who roams the property. Your well-behaved dog is welcome. Housekeeping is included in the rate. More
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About the Owner
Sean D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Our family had such a memorable vacation staying in this beautifully remodeled boathouse (cottage). Sean and Monica designed this vacation home to have everything a visitor needs and then some. They were wonderful hosts and we enjoyed swimming from their dock, sunsets and just relaxing...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

Spent the first part of September at the South Bristol Boathouse and enjoyed every minute of it. This area, South Bristol, is what I would consider the quiet side of Maine. Not a lot going on locally with few restaurants or other commercial properties. Being...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank David K
sean d, VR Owner at South Bristol Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2018

David! Thank you for a wonderful review, and more than this we're glad you had a good time and the cottage was as advertised. Having rented ourselves for years, this was important to us. Again, so glad you had a good time,we would be delighted...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2017

We had a very short trip to Maine's Mid-Coast and could not have chosen a better location! The house was comfortable, well maintained and equipped, and beautiful. The owners, Sean and Monica were attentive, friendly and made our stay simply wonderful. We will return and...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Kathy T
sean d, VR Owner at South Bristol Boathouse, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2017

Kathy! Thank you for the lovely review, we're very happy you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again. Sean & Monica

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Stove
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Waterfront
Iron
TV
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Wi-Fi
Garage
Internet Access
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Fireplace
Deck
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Is this vacation rental large?YesNoUnsure
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.3 mi
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