Idyllic Seaside Cottage Rental Overlooking Cape Harbor in Southport, Maine

West Boothbay Harbor, Maine (United States)

Idyllic Seaside Cottage Rental Overlooking Cape Harbor in Southport, Maine

1 unit
6 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed

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  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
Glampers looking for a peaceful and idyllic seaside escape will love this charming cottage rental in Southport, Maine. With three beautifully decorated bedrooms and two full bathrooms, it can comfortably accommodate up to six guests. The master suite features a king-size bed and an ensuite bathroom with a toilet, a sink, a walk-in shower, and a separate bathtub. The second bedroom comes with a queen-size bed and the third has a double bed. These bedrooms share a bathroom with a walk-in shower. Freshly-laundered linens and towels are provided by the host.

In the large and open living room, guests will find high ceilings, soft carpets, plush sofas, cheerful colors, and a flat-screen cable TV. Downstairs, a cozy family room offers the perfect retreat for an evening of entertainment, with a further television, a DVD movie library, and a great selection of board games. The chic and modern kitchen comes fully equipped with a refrigerator, a freezer, an oven, a stove, a microwave, a coffeemaker, a toaster, and a dishwasher, along with an array of handy kitchenware. Meals and drinks can be enjoyed at the dining table, which has seating for all six guests and a wall of windows for gazing at the ocean. Other amenities in the property include heating, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, a washer and dryer, an iron and board, and a hairdryer.

Glampers will want to spend the majority of their time outdoors in this wonderful setting. They’ll be treated to an expansive lush lawn with colorful flowers, incredible harbor and lighthouse views, and fresh ocean air. The pretty deck is painted white with a bright striped awning providing shade on hot days. This is the perfect spot for al fresco dining, as there is a comfy table and chairs, a gas grill, and amazing scenery to enjoy.


  • King-size bed
  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Dining room
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Satellite/Cable
  • Games
  • BR/DVD player
  • Movie library
Guests traveling by car will find plenty of room to park, on the property's spacious driveway. Outside, there are lush gardens, a large lawn, and a furnished deck with a gas grill and ocean views.

Inside, the property is heated and air-conditioned throughout for comfort during every season. Those who need to stay connected can take advantage of free Wi-Fi access. For entertainment, there is cable television, a DVD player, and a selection of movies and board games. Guests will benefit from private laundry facilities which include a washer and dryer and an iron and board.

Location + Surroundings

Nearby local services
  • Supermarket
  • Museums
  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
This charming property is located in Southport, Maine. Glampers will love the peaceful, relaxed ambiance here, surrounded by fresh sea air and picturesque views. From the decking area, guests can see the historic Cuckolds Light Station and will be able to watch the boats coming and going in Cape Harbor. The property has a feeling of privacy and tranquility for those who need it but is also within easy reach of local services and attractions.

Less than six miles away, glampers can find the bustling center of Boothbay Harbor which boasts some great shops, bars, and restaurants. This is also the home of the Maine State Aquarium, where visitors can see a giant lobster, red sea anemones, squid, and much more. Outdoor lovers will be close to a host of scenic walks, with the Hendricks Head Trail around three miles from the property. The nearest major airport is located in Portland, which is a 90-minute car ride away.


  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Whale watching
  • Wildlife watching
  • Golfing

There are so many outdoor activities to enjoy in this part of the world that glampers will be spoiled for choice. The region's numerous beaches offer opportunities for swimming, kayaking, boating, and fishing. Keen fishermen can hope to reel in mackerel and striped bass. For walking and picnicking, the Boothbay Region Land Trust maintains over 30 miles of hiking trails, which are open year-round, free of charge. From nearby Boothbay Harbor, nature lovers can take chartered whale watching tours or can rent their own boat to explore the region at a leisurely pace. Glampers will have a chance to spot some stunning wildlife here.

The region is particularly superb for bird watching. The local islands provide the only nesting sites for Atlantic puffins. These beautiful birds are extremely photogenic, so guests should be sure to bring a camera. Golfing enthusiasts should check out Boothbay Harbor Oceanside Golf Resort, which is a short drive from the property. The course is expertly designed, beautifully landscaped, and carefully maintained.

The center of Boothbay Harbor boasts many great shops, where visitors can browse fashion, jewelry, crafts, quirky souvenirs, and much more. Foodies will be in their element in this neck of the woods. The area obviously has an amazing selection of seafood restaurants, but there are also cuisines from other parts of the world, such as Italian, Asian, and Spanish. It's even possible to board a boat and enjoy a luxury dinner cruise.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: 04:00 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

24-hour free cancellation
Thirty: Cancellation is free up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least 30 days before check-in.

Additional Information

There is a minimum renting age of 21 years old.

This property is not suitable for pets.

Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours must be observed between 22:00 and 08:00.

Additional taxes and fees apply.

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