House, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, 6 Sleeps
Century-old riverfront home five minutes from the Canadian border. Newly renovated in 2009 with expansive view of the St. Croix River looking to the Canadian shoreline and the province of New Brunswick. Walk to town, shopping, restaurants, library, entertainment. You can even walk to Canada across the International Bridge!! Wonderful architecture from turn of the century. Original woodwork, plaster walls, and tin ceilings . Beautifully sited in a neighborhood known as Hinkley Hill with many fabulous homes including a trio of Victorian waterfront gingerbreads. Convenient to all yet offering landscaped privacy. Beautiful lawn, flower and vegetable gardens in season.
About the Owner
Activity and Interests
The riverfront town of Calais, Maine is an extraordinary outpost in Downeast Maine. Follow route 1 along the waterfront out to Passamaquoddy Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Day trip to Eastport, a charming town with many artisans in residence, or Lubec, home of the adult music camp, Summerkeys, Monica's chocolate and the bridge to Campobello Island, summer estate to the Roosevelts. Take an intimate cooking course and enjoy fine wines and cheeses at the Ice House in nearby Robbinston. Fish at nearby lakes where anglers come from all over for the annual bass derby. Watch eagles soar along the shoreline. Eagles have actually landed on the property. See moose in their natural surroundings at Moosehorn National Wldlife Refuge. Spend the day at Cobscook Bay State Park. Kayak the river or take a riverboat ride to Eastport. There is a public boat dock within minutes of the house. Enjoy our free music concerts on the green in downtown Calais, Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. Enjoy the beauty of nature in all its seasons and be in another country in less than ten minutes!!!
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
31 night minimum stay
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
Additional information about rental rates
|Property Damage Protection||$99|
Nightly Rate: $95 - $165
Weekly Rate: $500 - $850
Monthly Rate: $1500 - $2400
High season rates (165/850/2400) apply from June 1 to October 15. Nightly single bedroom (queen sized bed) with shared bath accommodations are avalable during July and August with complimentary breakfast served. Minimum rates are for a single bedroom. Maximum rates are for both bedrooms. Off season rentals can be arranged with a minimum three month stay during the winter months.
Weekly rentals are from Friday (check in after 3 p.m.) to Friday (check out before 11 a.m.)
A 50% deposit (non-refundable) is required to hold your reservation with the balance due three weeks prior to your arrival.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
- Available arrival
- Available stay (no arrival)
- pets not allowed
- Beach View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Bathroom 1
- Half Bathroom
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Beautifully appointed home with all amenities. All new appliances including dishwasher, washer and dryer. Jetted bath with radiant heater. Wrap around deck off kitchen overlooking lawn and gardens with riverfront view to Canada. Outdoor seating, gas barbecue. Off sreet parking for several cars. Wireless high speed internet available throughout the house and grounds. Unlimited telephone calls to U.S. and Canada. Satellite television in each bedroom. DVD and VSR player in sitting room with extensive film collection availoable to guests. All linens, dinnerware, glassware, and utensils provided. Toaster, coffee maker, microwave. Air conditioned on those rare days in Maine you might need relief. A wonderful home to enjoy as you explore this northern Maine coastal town, the many nearby lakes, blueberry fields and forests, and neighboring Canada.