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Beautifully furnished on 2 wooded acres shared with Cove House. Serene setting with private right of way to unspoiled beach on abutting nature conservancy with 1/2 mile of shoreline to explore and launch our canoe. Close to Acadia Nat'l Park.
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 10AM
Cove Cottage exceeded our expectations and then some. We knew it would be lovely from the pictures and from other guest reviews, but it was so charming and well appointed that we fell in love with it. The kitchen is stocked with updated appliances, an eight piece place-setting of…
A tip to visitors is to stop at a grocery store to stock up on provisions before getting on the island as there are limited selections once there.
Response from Mary:
Sorry about the misunderstanding regarding the hot tub. We have a jacuzzi style bathtub and the only way to indicate this with the selections available of bathtub or hot tub was to check hot tub. We have removed hot tub from the checked items and checked bathtub instead. It is true that the large supermarkets such as Shaw's, Hannaford and Walmart are off island and stopping in Ellsworth on your way to the island is a good idea if you want to have a larger selection at a cheaper price. The island does however have 2 supermarkets--a Hannaford's in Bar Harbor as well as an excellent health food store and a supermarket in Southwest Harbor about 4 miles from the house that has a good selection. There are also very good bakeries for bread and baked goods, fresh fish and lobster suppliers, farmers' markets and specialty grocery stores close to the house in Tremont and Southwest Harbor.
We had a wonderful time in this home during our week long visit to the quiet side of Mt. Desert Island. Absolutely beautiful flowers and plantings surround the house, and there is a great deck which we used to eat and to look at the stars. As two couples we shared the space quite…
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