Secluded Family Friendly House With Ocean Views

South Bristol, Maine

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Relax and recharge at Middlepoint, your secluded 4BR/3.5BA home affording views of the Damariscotta River and Miles Tower. Inside, find rich hardwoods, local art, and coastal cottage decor. Sleeps 8

• TurnKey Vacation Rentals verifies this home is professionally cleaned with products approved by the EPA for use against COVID-19.

Tall pines, perennial gardens, and the Damariscotta River make up the scenery around this picturesque Christmas Cove retreat. Located on Rutherford Island’s highest hill, Middlepoint is the ideal setting for a private multigenerational gathering.

Inside, find coastal cottage decor and distinctly New England accents -- hardwood floors, exposed beams, and even a secret back hall. The first-floor master suite includes a soaking tub, and the expansive back deck offers chaise lounges, a hammock, and a six-person table for alfresco dining.

Coveside Marina & Restaurant is 3 blocks away, and nearby Island Grocery is the place to go to stock up on vacation goodies. Take a 7-minute drive to visit the historic Pemaquid Point Lighthouse.


Traditional New England meets coastal cottage at Middlepoint, where hardwood floors, braided rugs, and period furniture add warmth.

A vibrant area rug accents the spacious, sunlit living room, where two white couches and several accent chairs invite conversation beside the fireplace.

An office provides a quiet work space complete with a large desk, monitor, and printer.


Granite counters line the large kitchen, which is equipped with a gas range, two ovens, and a fridge. Pristine white cabinetry contrasts with the sleek stainless steel appliances.

The dining room holds a large table with comfortable seating for up to eight, as well as picture windows showcasing stunning ocean views and a decorative cast iron wood-burning stove.


The serene master suite awaits with a queen bed, 55” flat-screen TV with Netflix access, and two patterned sitting chairs from which you can relish the view. A shared en-suite bathroom features a tub, shower, and a double vanity.

Upstairs, the second bedroom has a queen bed and a unique en-suite bath setup -- two closets converted into a water closet and a shower.

The third bedroom features a comfy queen bed, while the fourth bedroom, which is accessible through the third or a secret back hallway, has a king bed. The guest bath on this floor has a tub/shower combination.

A bright half bath features a corner pedestal sink.


Step onto the deck to take in the surroundings – expansive ocean views, lush perennial gardens and tall pines. There's a propane grill, a dining table for six, and chaise lounges to soak up the sun and take in the John’s Bay vista.


Complimentary Wi-Fi, a washer/dryer, and driveway parking for four vehicles are provided.


Enjoy quiet, picturesque seclusion and proximity to Christmas Cove and South Bristol center. Coveside Marina & Restaurant is within 3 blocks of your door, and renowned Osier’s Seafood is less than a mile away — a must-visit for lobster roll lovers. Fresh Damariscotta river oysters can be sampled at Gliddon Point Oyster Farms or nearby Mook Sea Farm. Take a peek into the past at Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site and the Thompson Ice House, just 2.2 miles away. The picturesque town of Damariscotta is just up the road.


With TurnKey, you’ll always find unique vacation rental properties that provide a consistent, fine-hotel experience – Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.

Access to your professionally cleaned, sanitized home is convenient. All properties have on-site devices for your security – these may include security alarms, decibel monitoring (which do not record voices), and exterior motion sensors or cameras.

If you need anything before, during, or after your stay, our 24/7 local team is ready to help!Guests must be over the age of 25 and will be an occupant of the unit during the entire reserved period.
•No parties, excessive noise, or any illegal activity shall take place at property.
•No pets are allowed unless otherwise noted for specific properties. Pet-friendly homes require an additional fee, as follows: 1BR & 2BR properties - $100 pet fee, and 3BR & larger properties - $200 pet fee.
• No smoking is allowed in or around any property.Cleaning: Each property will be cleaned and inspected after your departure. We ask you to help us enable the cleaning crews as much as possible. Simple things like leaving the property tidy, running the dishwasher, and taking out the trash are expected of our guests.If excessive wear and tear is found on property, or additional cleaning is necessary due to spills, trash left on site, unclean dishes, stains to furniture, carpeting, linens, paint, wallpaper, or flooring, Guest authorizes the Owner to bill them for additional fees. If at any time the maximum number of occupants is exceeded or if the Owner receives information about excessive noise, Owner has the right to evict Guest and all occupants immediately and to bill the guest a minimum service fee of $250. If any sign of smoking is discovered Guest authorizes the Owner to charge the guest a minimum $500 cleaning fee. Unless the rental policy specifically allows, if any sign of any pet is discovered Guest authorizes Owner to charge the guest an additional minimum $500 cleaning fee.Properties are fully furnished properties that will include bedspreads, linens, blankets, pillows, towels, a fully equipped kitchen, TV, furnishings unless otherwise specified.Travel Insurance is highly recommended for any stay.Please note that you may be required to execute additional agreements in order to comply with TurnKey's Terms of Service, HomeOwner's association rules or local laws or regulations.

All properties managed by TurnKey Vacation Rentals have on-site devices for the safety and security of guests and the home. Any attempt to turn off, damage, disrupt or remove these devices will lead to fines and/or eviction without a refund. This home has the following devices: Sound Decibel Monitor - does not record, monitors noise level, located in common areas throughout the home.


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