Water's Edge Retreat
3 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Sleeps 6

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Retreat to secluded Westport Island and enjoy your own private waterfront cottage nestled in the woods with beautiful water views from nearly every room! Perfect for a romantic getaway, couples traveling together, and family vacations. The cottage offers both private and common areas to enjoy with its 3 comfortable and private bedrooms (each with its own private bathroom), family room, screen porch, deck.
*NEW* - We are now offering kayaks for rent for our guests convenience at a savings of about 50% off what you'd pay to have them delivered. We have a selection of singles, fishing, and tandems and all come with life jackets. Please see Kayak Tab or inquire for pricing, photos, and other information. Advance reservations are required.
The six Adirondack chairs at water's edge are a perfect retreat for morning coffee or an afternoon beverage. The private dock with mooring is great for kayaking and boating on the Sheepscot and Back Rivers (rentals available nearby). Enjoy the serenity of watching working lobster boats, bald eagles, low-flying osprey, harbor seals on the incredible Sheepscot River. Play yard/board games or just relax on the deck, screen porch, & hammock.
Cable TV in every bedroom and family room as well as WIFI throughout the property.
You will enjoy a very private 1st floor Captain's Quarters-Master Bedroom w/ a high quality king bed, private bath w/ newer stall shower, flat screen TV, and serene water views.
The First Mate's private suite on the 1st floor is at the opposite end of cottage and has been recently remodeled in a Maine sea glass decor. It features a queen bed, private newly remodeled full bath, flat screen TV, gas fireplace, and custom made built-in bookshelves stocked with a variety of good reads.
The Crew's Quarters encompasses the entire second floor and features a large room with two twin beds, private full bath, flat screen TV, gas fireplace, small balcony and is decorated in a nautical theme.
The family room has a comfortable sectional sofa, chair with ottoman, flat screen TV, DVD, gas fireplace, and surround water views.
The dining room with gas fireplace seats 8 and leads to the wrap around deck also with beautiful water views. On the deck is a great teak dining set with seating for 6 and has an umbrella for sunny days.
The kitchen is nicely appointed with a new gas convection oven, refrigerator with ice maker, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, two lobster pots, two coffee makers (Keurig and 10-cup Mr. Coffee), blender, quality pots and pans, wine glasses, lobster platters and more. There is an additional breakfast table for 4, screen porch facing the water, a gas BBQ (propane provided).
For our early and late season guest rentals the cottage has central heat and high quality Andersen windows so if it's chilly outside it's toasty warm inside. Especially perfect for fall foliage and Thanksgiving holiday getaways.
Easy access on and off the island by bridge. The cottage is not too far down the island so only a few minutes off and on and the perfect location for exploring the Midcoast area from Freeport to Boothbay to Camden and beyond.
We provide two propane tanks for the gas BBQ grill so you never run out and a 'starter package' of paper towels, toilet paper, bath soap, and more. Newer linens for bed and bath, down comforters, beach chairs and towels, coolers, picnic basket, wine glasses, cork screw, lobster pot steamer and crackers, blender, quality pots and pans, numerous books, indoor and outdoor games and puzzles.
Westport Island with its central Mid Coast location is the perfect base camp to enjoy all the Mid Coast has to offer. Start your vacation off right and schedule an appointment with Westport Island's own "traveling massage therapist". No need to leave the Island to get your lobsters, just a 5- minute lobster crawl away is the North End Lobster Coop where you can chat with the local lobstermen and buy the day's catch right off the dock! Head down island (by car or bike) and get back to nature for a walk along the Back River walking trail.
Choose from two fantastic beaches, both under a 30-minute drive- Reid State Park and Popham Beach.
Wonderful Wiscasset (the Prettiest Village in Maine) is a 10 minute drive and home to the famous Red’s Eats (AWESOME LOBSTER ROLLS), a plethora of antique stores, and Monkey C Monkey Do Zip Line for kids of all ages, Dunkin Donuts, several family-owner restaurants and more.
Freeport/L.L. Bean, located 35 minutes away, offers outlet malls and free weekend concerts as well as a variety of restaurants.
Historic Bath, a shipbuilding town and home to Bath Iron Works, is about 15 minutes away. Front street offers numerous shops, including “Made in Maine”, restaurants and the Maine Maritime Museum. A great walking town to enjoy century old architecture.
For coastal and nautical excursions, dining and shopping, head to scenic Boothbay Harbor or Camden for whale watching, deep sea fishing, sailing excursions and numerous shops/galleries and restaurants. Boothbay is also home to the Maine Botanical Gardens.

Bedrooms:       3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1st floor, water views 
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1st floor 
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 2nd floor 
Bathrooms:      3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , washer / dryer 
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower 
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower 
  • Each bedroom has a private bathroom.
Starter Package: (Including)
  • Paper Towels
  • Toilet Paper
  • Bath Soap
  • Dish Detergent

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine & Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Wireless Internet
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids & Adults
  • Radio
  • Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television - Livingroom/Each Bedroom
  • Video Library
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock & Mooring
  • Kayaks onsite for rent
    • ​Easy Paddle to Red's Eats
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill W/Propane
  • Screen Porch
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • Adirondack Chairs
  • 6 Beach Chairs
  • Lobster Coop Walking Distance