As you sip your morning coffee on the deck (which is right over the water!), keep an eye peeled for a cormorant or a harbor seal — who’ll be watching for the lobster boats and pleasure craft. Although you may feel cradled in your own idyllic retreat, you’re actually just a mile or two from several Acadia hiking trailsand Echo Lake’s sand beach. You’ll be just a short drive from the picturesque villages of Somesville, Southwest Harbor and Northeast Harbor, as well as Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, and all the activities and attractions for which Mount Desert Island is renowned. The cottage features a lovely granite (gas) fireplace, a deck overlooking the water (the tide practically comes up under the deck!), and full access to a boat dock and marina (boat launch nearby). Bring or rent a boat for your wonderful waterfront vacation (mooring rental available). Enjoy boat watching from your deck and cool summer breezes right off the water in the evenings. Easy walk to the shore and dock. The first floor features the Kitchen, Dining area, Fireside sitting area, King bedroom, Bathroom with whirlpool tub, bunk room with 2 twin beds. Open airy floorplan. The second floor features a king bedroom with electric skylight, bathroom with shower and double sinks. Amenities include: Washer & Dryer, Dishwasher, Glass top range with oven, Microwave, Furnished deck, ROKU TV/ DVD, CD Player, WIFI, A/C unit in great room, 3 Flat screen Tvs, Big Green Egg-Charcoal Grill, Mooring available, gas heaters for chilly fall nights. Note: no landline phone but cell service is available. Sorry, pets are not 2024 RATES May4-May 25 $2100/week May 26-June 15 $2450/week June 16-Aug 24 $4450/week Aug 25-Sept 21 $4200/week Sept 22-Oct 12 $3500/week Oct 13-Oct 29 $1750/week Security Deposit $500permitted.