Heron View Cottage On Scenic Machias Bay


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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • House

Heron View Cottage is a charming retreat located directly on scenic Machias Bay, on the spectacular Downeast Coast of Maine. This picturesque and historic cottage has all modern amenities and is cozy and affordable. It's the the perfect getaway for a couple, family or group of 3, or an individual looking to experience the Maine coast in an idyllic setting. The lovely 2-bedroom cottage has beautiful, sweeping views of Machias Bay from expansive windows in the dining room, bedroom and even bathroom. An enclosed porch also has magnificent bay views and is always a wonderful place to relax. An inviting new deck running the length of the hous...Read more


Heron View Cottage On Scenic Machias Bay
Machiasport, Maine

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The Outdoors and Puffin Boat Tours: Heron View Cottage is just a short drive from Jasper Beach, with its expansive, half-mile-long cobble beach and surf. There are several hiking trails located in Cutler that are only a 20 minute drive from the house. The Bold Coast, Boot Cove and Hamilton Cove are spectacular trails along the edge of rugged ocean cliffs and have many scenic vistas. They are “must” hikes when visiting the Downeast coast area.

Another “must do” while in the area is the Atlantic Puffin boat tours offered by Captain Andy Patterson of the Bold Coast Charter Company out of Cutler harbor. These beautiful and rare parrot-like seabirds only frequent a few of the rugged offshore islands along the Maine coast. Your destination of Machias Seal Island, only 9 miles off Cutler, is the largest puffin colony on the Maine coast, with thousands more birds than any other site.

Lobsters and Whales: The cottage is only a short drive to the lobster wharf in Bucks Harbor where vacationers revel at the chance to pick out their own fresh lobsters on the pier. You can also hop on a whale-watching cruise departing from Eastport daily. The cottage is only 1 hour from this popular and picturesque whale-watching port.

The Famous Machias Wild Blueberry Festival in Aug.!: And don’t miss the Downeast event of the year – the annual Machias Wild Blueberry Festival in Machias (Aug. 17-19, 2012). This is a fun-filled celebration of the blueberry. The Downeast region produces nearly 85% of the world's blueberries, and the residents of the area are proud of that fact and it shows. There’s no lack of exciting events for everyone at this event – a Main Street parade, blueberry farm tours, magic shows, fabulous food, fireworks, crafts and fine art by regional artists, live music and, of course the blueberry pie-eating contest!

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Away from it all, Ocean, Waterfront


Last updated on April 30, 2013
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Rental fees

  • Tax rate | 7% of rent
  • Damage deposit | $250

Additional notes from the owner

•Rental period is customarily from Sat. to Sat. (in at 4 pm and out by 10 am).
Payment Terms: Personal check or paypal. 50% due at booking and final 50% due 30 days prior to arrival with $250 refundable security deposit also due at this time. Security deposit is returned promptly, assuming there is no damage.
Pet considered: small to medium-sized dog is allowed with prior approval. There is a $60 cleaning charge for rental with dog.
Smoking is not permitted. Smoking indoors forfeits entire security deposit.
7% Maine State Lodging Tax charged on all rentals.


  • Alarm Clock
  • Linens Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Central heating
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Towels Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet Access
  • Telephone
  • High Speed Internet
Property Features
  • Waterfront
  • Ocean or water views
  • Ocean Views
  • Microwave
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Blender
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric Stove
  • Toaster
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Oven
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
  • Stereo or CD player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Music Library
  • Books
  • Board Games
  • Deck
Onsite Equipment
  • Kayak
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Pet friendly - ask
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - ask
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - no
Living space
  • 1200 square feet

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