You can vacation in Maine's landmark Lighthouse & live in its adjacent charming oceanfront country home on Mt. Desert in the quaint fishing village of Bernard.
If you wish to spend a lovely month in gorgeous Maine, we have a fantastic offer for you. You can spend 4 glorious weeks in September in our landmark lighthouse and historic homestead for a super bargain rate of $9000 or $8700 for the Fall colors month of October. This year only so Inquire now before this offer is snatched up.
The location of the Centennial Homestead & Family Lighthouse and is one of the most unique rental properties in Maine, known for its famous lobster buoy wall. Perfect for rest, relaxation and entertaining, just a few steps across the road is the meticulously renovated Homestead which has a maximum capacity of 8-10.. It features four bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and a host of comfort and convenient amenities, including three living rooms, exquisitely furnished with crafts and antiques. It's actually two houses in one providing ultimate privacy for a family and/or shared rental. A professionally maintained cutting flower garden and memorial Zen garden complement the exterior furnished porches.
The Lighthouse: The Lighthouse is the only private Lighthouse in Maine, has achieved national attention for its famous lobster buoy wall, inclusion in the film, Cider House Rules and known as the Lighthouse Wedding Chapel. The view is utterly fantastic as you can almost touch the 65 lobster boats in your sight in Bass Harbor, one of nine major working harbours in Maine. It's a perfect place for rest, relaxation and entertaining family and friends. Enjoy a cocktail or a glass of wine and you are literally in the lap of luxury. The view from the top of the Lighthouse is breath taking and a perfect place to take photographs of the Harbor. You can watch a variety of sea ducks as well as seals, eagles, osprey, cormorants and a variety of sea gulls. Kingfishers fish from the lighthouse dock in August and September.
Local History: Sea Memorial & Bass Harbor Light: In Bernard village and across the Harbor in village of Bass Harbor, you can bike or drive to the Bass Harbor Lighthouse. And you can walk or bike a short distance to visit the Sea Memorial located at the Town Dock just a 5 minute walk away. Bring your own or rent kayaks & bicycles and explore the Harbor and nearby Bass Harbor Marsh. Acadia National Park has many miles of carriage trails that are well kept and groomed for safe and comfortable walking and bicycling for your entire family. Thurston's Wharf: Just a short walk from The Centennial House and Lighthouse is a working fishing dock and lobster pound with a restaurant above for the best lobster dinner on Mt. Desert Island!
Rates are for up to 8 guests--$203/ea/wk for 9th & 10th guests
Sat-Sat Bookings. No Pets. Linens & Towels provided.
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2nd Floor: Full BR, 2 Twins BR
Attic BR: 2 Full Beds, 1 Twin Bed
2nd Floor, new Wing: Master Suite w/Queen Bed & Twin Bed
(2 sofa beds in living areas)
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1st Floor: Powder Room
2nd Floor: 2 Full Baths
Sat TV, DVD, WiFi, Dishwasher, Washer/Dryer, Fax/Printer, Radio--and a Lighthouse & Wharf!
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