Enjoy your own private dock, mooring and shoreline. The Sound is great for all kinds of boating, including kayaking. In a residential neighborhood but with a feeling of privacy, Paradise offers a distinctive, elegant setting for your Maine vacation. The beautifully-furnished cottage features Brazilian cherry-wood floors and a bold granite fireplace. There are 3 bedrooms: a queen bedroom on the first floor, a queen bedroom on the 2nd floor and a master king bedroom suite on the second floor. Enjoy ocean views from nearly every room! The master bedroom features an in-room tub and a private bathroom with shower. There is another bathroom with shower on the 2nd floor. On the first floor there is a 3rd bathroom with shower. Sleeps 6. On the main floor there is a beautiful chef's kitchen, dining area, family room with massive 68" TV and a living room with spectacular high glass walls making the most of the wonderful views of Somes Sound and the mountains of Acadia. Amenities include: satellite TV (family room), WIFI, gas BBQ grill, outdoor dining and seating, dock, two moorings, convection oven, washer/dryer, dishwasher, all kitchen appliances. There are also a A/C units in living room area and master bedroom. NOTE: dock does not go into the water until late spring and is removed early fall. There are no set dates on this and is contingent on weather and other local conditions. Paradise Cottage is just minutes to several Acadia hiking trails, Echo Lake and the villages of Somesville and Southwest Harbor. Just 17 minutes to downtown Bar Harbor and 15 minutes to Acadia's Park Loop Road. Bar Harbor, Acadia and Mount Desert Island offer many activities for the whole family including: hiking, beaching, golfing (nearby Kebo Valley Golf Club is a top-rated PGA course), swimming, kayaking, walking, shopping, dining.