Almighty Struggle

Almighty Struggle

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Property Details

Updated: Sep 9, 2014
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 6 Sleeps

The Almighty Struggle is A small rustic shingle style cottage, with an oversized deck facing the Union River inlet and the mountains of Acadia National Park in downeast Maine.

Nestled in a clearing on 14 acres of natural woods you can see deer, turkey, porcupine, and maybe even a moose. The 400’ of beach has ledges hosting mussels, crabs, sea urchins, and starfish.

You will enjoy watching the seals, kayaking, swimming, hiking, fishing, and watching the local lobstermen gather their traps.

The cottage is small, clean , and well appointed for couples and small families that want a private outdoor vacation experience.

We are well situated for day trips to Acadia National Park and exploring the villages of the Blue Hill Peninsula.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pets welcome

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Almighty Struggle
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Surry Downeast and Acadia
Buffalo, New York
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The Almighty Struggle Cottage

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Our visit to the Almighty Struggle in Surry was every thing we hoped for & more! It was very relaxing, private. We enjoyed all the comforts of home, but with New England charm. The serenity of the area around the cottage was wonderful: early morning walks down to the beach, coffee & oatmeal with Maine syrup & fresh blueberries on the deck, a fire on the beach at sunset. We had cozy beds with very nice linens and books to snuggle up with. There are many windows to catch the ocean breeze and take in the view. The children did not miss their video games one little bit! We went on several day trips to Acadia National Forest, the Oceanarium and Bar Harbor where we went whale watching and dined on the pier. Mostly every one we met in Maine was very hospitable. We would visit again if the opportunity came along.
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway

Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Trenton Airport at 20 Miles Nearest Ferry : Bar Harbor, Me at 37 Miles Nearest Train : Belfast Me at 40 Miles Nearest Motorway : US RT 1 at 14 Miles Nearest Beach : Newberry Neck Carrying Place Beach at 2 Miles Nearest Barpub : Ellsworth at 15 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Ellsworth at 15 Miles

Pick blueberries from the fields, watch the stars right from the deck, swim off the ledges, hike the beach in front of the cottage, or visit the potteries, art galleries and studios of nationally recognized artists living and working on the Blue Hill Peninsula..

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Notes

  • Weekly Rate: $1000 - $1000

    Monthly Rate: $3500 - $3500


  • Rentals are from Sunday to Sunday. $1,000 per week or $3500 a month, plus a $200 deposit or a $300 deposit with an approved pet. Deposits are refunded when the home is vacated in orginal condition.
    A $100 cleaning fee and is expected with the deposit. Rentals for the summer or for longer than 1 month please call. We do hold bookings for up to a year in advance.

Amenities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Adventure

Suitability

  • pets considered

Location Type

  • Oceanfront
  • Rural

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Notes:

  • Pets are considered, Non-smoking Sunday-to-Sunday rental. 2 bedrooms with full-sized beds, and a sleeping loft with 2-twin sized beds. There is 1 bath with a shower. The kitchen is fully outfitted with refrigerator, oven, pots, pans, dishes utensils, coffee maker, blender, lobster- pot, mixer, microwave, toaster, spices, and icemaker. We also have a small TV, DVD, stereo, Woodstove, Grill, Walkway to beach, Deck Chairs. Extras include Binoculars, Picnic basket, books, games, and craft project items. Nearby you will find laundry mat, grocery stores, medical facilities, restaurants, winery, boat- bicycle rentals and shopping Activities available nearby include sailing, golf, boat trips, island hopping tours, antiquing, whale watching, fresh water and salt-water fishing. Maximum accommodation: 6 persons
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