Rustic Cabin Rental within Walking Distance of Beaches in New Harbor, Maine
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In the bedroom, guests will find a queen-size bed and a twin bed separated by a nightstand with a bedside lamp. The bathroom is fitted with a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Linens and towels are provided. The guest room is furnished with another twin bed and a pair of armchairs. The kitchenette comes equipped with a small refrigerator, a stove, a microwave, a toaster, a kettle, and a coffeemaker. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a television, and a DVD player.
Outside, guests will find a peaceful wooded property, parking, a barbecue, a picnic table and a shared fire pit.
- Cell service
- Running water
- Queen-size bed
- Picnic area
- Dining table
- Linens and pillows
- Tea kettle
- Twin/Single bed
- Fire pit
- Cooking basics
- Shared Barbecue
- Front desk service
Location + Surroundings
- Movie theater
These preserves provide guests with a diverse variety of natural habitats to explore. At La Verna Preserve, for example, guests will find 2.7 miles of trails that wind through 120 acres of forested wetlands, a freshwater marsh, coniferous and mixed hardwood forests, sedge meadows, and overgrown farmland. Crooked Farm Preserve encompasses another 130 acres of forests, open fields, and wetlands, which provide habitats for moose, white-tailed deer, minks, raccoons, foxes, and otters.
For even more enjoyment of the great outdoors, guests can visit the Rachael Carson Preserve, the Dodge Point Preserve, and the Todd Wildlife Sanctuary. Other nearby attractions include the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Park and the Samoset Memorial.
The property is about an hour and a half from Portland, Maine, where the nearest international airport is located.
- Whale watching
- Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
- Stand-up paddleboarding
With two beaches and a historical site within walking distance of the property, and with miles of shoreline, two rivers, 11 ponds, and 16 nature preserves in the surrounding area, guests will have no shortage of outdoor activity options.
For hiking, guests can explore nine miles of trails winding through 13 nature preserves maintained by the Pemaquid Watershed Association (WMA). Some of these trails and preserves also provide opportunities for snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and fishing.
In addition to the WMA preserves, guests can also reconnect to nature at the Rachael Carson Preserve, the Dodge Point Preserve, and the Todd Wildlife Sanctuary (also known as the Todd Audubon Sanctuary). While exploring the four trails of the sanctuary, guests can also go birdwatching amid its forests and shoreline, which provide habitats to thrushes, nuthatches, warblers, ospreys, double-crested cormorants, and black guillemots.
Guests interested in water sports can go stand-up paddleboarding, canoeing, row boating, sea kayaking, lake kayaking, and river kayaking on Johns Bay, Muscongus Bay, Boothbay Harbor, the Johns River, the Pemaquid River, Biscay Pond, and Pemaquid Lake. A variety of rentals, trips, and eco-tours are available through Maine Kayak, which also offers whitewater kayaking lessons on the Kennebec River and the Penobscot River.
To further explore Muscongus Bay, guests can go on cruises with Hardy Boat Cruises, which provides opportunities for seal watching, puffin watching, and eagle watching.
For swimming, guests can stroll over to Pemaquid Beach or Little Beach, or they can pedal or drive to the Bristol Mills Swimming Hole, which is four and a half miles away.
Guests interested in biking may rent bicycles from Maine Kayak, which can provide maps of routes to explore on the Pemaquid Peninsula.
For shopping and dining, guests can head to Damariscotta, which boasts a variety of shops, restaurants, and independent bookstores. Alternatively, they can visit the Cupboard Cafe, Harbor Room Restaurant, Pemaquid Co-op, The Contented Sole or Shaws Lobster Wharf Restaurant, which are within walking distance or very close by.
Other activity options include visiting the Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site and Museum, the Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Park, and the Samoset Memorial.
Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
No Pets allowed
Some spaces are shared