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

Welcome to the Fort point Cove Cottage
3 reviews
Welcome to the Fort point Cove Cottage
Spread out, relax and enjoy the privacy.
Pick your Adirondack chair and relax
Sea-glass hunt along Fort Point Cove Beach
View of Blue Hill Mountain and Penobscot Bay
Enjoy our backyard firepit.
Sunrise over Bluehill Mountain
Christmas at FPCC
60 inch surround sound HD cable TV entertainment
Master Lighthouse Suite is perfect for a couple with small children.
Master Lighthouse Suite
The Keepers Guest Bedroom houses 2 twin size beds that can be converted into a king bed.
Keeper's Guest Bedroom
The Keeper's Loft Bedroom houses a queen size bed.
Winter in Maine
Fort Point Cove Lighthouse Park
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Bucksport, Maine
Off the beaten path nestled within a mature landscape is The Fort Point Cove Cottage. Panoramic views of Penobscot Bay along with glimmering peaks of Blue Hill Mountain reveal spectacular sunrises and sunsets from this bright open footprint. Rocking chairs on a covered porch, Adirondack chairs on an open deck, water views from nearly every room will enhance your Maine vacation. This cottage features 2 full bedrooms with a 3rd open loft bedroom; vaulted ceilings with an open great room below. The center of the home houses a grand open brick fireplace with wood burning stove to keep you warm on those cool summer nights. Galley kitchen fully stocked along with a Keurig coffee maker that provides everyone's favorite brew. Plenty of parking and pole barn to park your boat.

Area Attractions: Stockton Springs houses its own lighthous...
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About the Owner, Darlene D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 67 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 23 days ago
Listed since : May 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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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Listing #FKN2293473
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Excellent - based on 3 reviews
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English first
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Reviewed 13 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Coatesville, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2014 for a stay in September 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!

Management response:

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 31 January 2014 for a stay in August 2013

Management response:

Sandy, thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at the Fort Point Cove Cottage. I have especially enjoyed the pictures of your beautiful family and...


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  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • 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 Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    2 Kings
    1 Bunk
    1 Super King
    2 Twins
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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
25 May 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
Spring Season
4 nights
29 Jun 2018 -
8 Sep 2018
Summer Season
4 nights
9 Sep 2018 -
8 Oct 2018
Maine's Best Kept Secret
4 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand 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.
  • Pet: $137 / stay - Fee
  • Property Damage Protection: $81 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $205 / 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 neighbourhood
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: 48.0 km
Railway: Belfast: 16.0 km
Ferry: Islesboro island: 52.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.2 km.
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