Lakeside Cottage on Maine's Down East Coast

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  • 6 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • House

Uniquely located in a pine forest on a pristine fresh water lake only 1/4 mile inland from the coastal waters of the Penobscot Bay, Kill Kare Kamp has remained in the same family since it was built in 1917. So named because you can go there to "kill your cares", the home has a warm spirit about it that brings both energy and peace - a place to recharge and unwind. The cottage is an ideal family retreat where you can do as much or as little as you please, a beautiful spot to enjoy a variety of water sports and the perfect base from which to explore the beauty that is Maine's Down East coast and the nearby towns of Blue Hill, Deer Isle, Stonin...Read more



Lakeside Cottage on Maine's Down East Coast
Sedgwick, Maine

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Additional Location Information

Kill Kare Kamp is located on Walker Pond, Sedgwick, Maine on the Blue Hill Peninsula. Built directly on a freshwater lake and only 1/4 mile inland from the salt waters of the Eggemoggin Reach and the Penobscot Bay. The cottage is about 50 miles from Bangor and Acadia National Park. Blue Hill, Castine, Brooklin, Deer Isle, Stonington and Camden are all within easy driving distance. Nearest airport is in Bangor. Additional airport in Portland - about a 3-hour drive.

More About This Location

Away from it all, Lake nearby, Rural retreats


AvailableUnavailable Last updated: March 24, 2014


Rates shown in $ USD (change)

DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
Jun 15 - Jun 29, 2014
Shoulder Season
$2,8007 nights
Jun 30 - Aug 31, 2014
Peak Summer Season
$3,1007 nights
Sep 1 - Sep 14, 2014
Shoulder Season
$2,4007 nights
Sep 15 - Sep 21, 2014
Goodbye to Summer Week
$1,8007 nights
All other dates
$442$3,1007 nights
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Rental fees

  • Refundable pet security deposit | $250 per stay | Prior permission required for bringing a pet. They must be well-behaved and treated for fleas and ticks and be current on all immunizations.
  • Tax rate | 8% of rent
  • Maine State Rental Tax | 8% of rent | Currently at 8%

Additional notes from the owner

Rentals are from Sunday to Sunday - mid-June to mid-September.
Cleaning fee is included in rental fee.
Half of the rental fee, a refundable $500 security deposit and the rental tax (8% of rental) are due at contract signing.
Balance is due 30 days prior to occupancy.
If your application is made within four weeks of the start of your rental period, the total amount is due immediately. All payments that are made within two weeks of the rental period must be paid by certified check or money order.
Well-behaved pets are welcome with a refundable $250 security deposit. Please verify they have been treated for ticks and fleas.
For your convenience, we accept personal checks and credit cards (Visa Mastercard, Discover) via PayPal
Cancellations: Should you not utilize the specific time reserved or if you cancel your reservation less than three months prior to occupancy, all funds shall be retained (other than the security deposit) unless the cottage is re-rented by another party at the same rate for the same period of time. If the latter occurs, all funds will be refunded.


  • 24 Hour On Call Maintenance
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Towels Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Alarm Clock
  • Firewood Provided
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Ceiling Fans
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet Access
  • Fax Machine
Property Features
  • Lake Views
  • Parking
  • Waterfront
  • Microwave
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Dish Washer
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Gas Stove
  • Freezer
  • Washing Machine
  • Blender
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Board Games
  • Stereo System
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Porch
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Dock/Boat-slip
Onsite Equipment
  • Beach Towels
  • Canoe
  • Beach Chairs
  • Kayak
  • Pet friendly - ask
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - ask
  • Wheelchair accessible - ask
Living space
  • 2346 square feet

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