The Cabin, An Original Restored ex-USCG Building

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  • Studio
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Apartment

Since 1915, the Quoddy Head Coast Guard Station has stood watch over the Atlantic Ocean and Passamaquoddy Bay at our Easternmost Point. The Cabin originally housed the Lifesaving Cart, complete with a breeches buoy and Lyle Gun. The Cabin, with deck and excellent water views, is cozily restored with a solid wood interior, kitchen and bathroom and has the feeling of a Maine Sporting Camp The Station is as rich in history as it is with natural beauty. Now you can share in the proud tradition of Downeast Mariners and experience life here on our rugged Bold Coast.

A host of adventures await you both here in the United States and in Canada. There ...Read more


The Cabin, An Original Restored ex-USCG Building
Lubec, Maine

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Additional Location Information

The Cabin at West Quoddy Station is located on West Quoddy Head, Lubec, Maine, the Easternmost Point in the United States. The Cabin has its own deck and offers panoramic views over the Bay, with 2 lighthouses, of Lubec, Eastport and Campobello. The Cabin is 1/2 mile from West Quoddy Light House in Quoddy Head State Park. There are many fine, scenic hiking trails in the Park, particularly the Bog Walk, and surrounding area within 20-30 minutes.

West Quoddy Station is 10 minutes to the Canadian border [passport required], 12 minutes to Roosevelt's FDR International Park on Campobello, New Brunswick. A great option is to walk to East Quoddy Light House at Head Harbor, Campobello. At low tide, you may walk down a steel staircase. across a sand bar, up a steel staircase, 100 yards across a small island, across a wooden bridge to a second island where you may visit the Light Keepers House and go up in the tower. From the tower, you view whales, seals, eagles, etc.

There are whale watching tours and puffin tours nearby. There is fine birding with eagles overhead. The photographic opportunities are unlimited. The roads are fine for cycling. Runners can practice and then run the Bay of Fundy Marathon which starts 1/2 mile away. And, most of all, the Cabin is a great place to relax and enjoy the beauty and serenity of this special Downeast destination.

More About This Location

Beach or lakeside relaxation, City vacations, Rural retreats, Waterfront

Getting There

Nearest ferry port: Campobello, NB, Canada, 10 miles
Nearest airport: Bangor, Maine BGR, 99.98 miles
Car is essential


Last updated on February 27, 2015
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  • Iron
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Bachelor or bachelorette parties allowed
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
  • Central heating
  • Alarm Clock
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Linens Provided
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet Access
Property Features
  • Ocean or water views
  • Parking
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Stove or Oven
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Garden
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Deck
  • Pet friendly - yes
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - ask
  • Wheelchair accessible - ask

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