Bass Harbor Gables

Vacation Rentals
in Bass Harbor, Maine
On Mount Desert Island Near Acadia National Park


"a little piece of heaven away from home . . ."
a guest from Lansing, Michigan

Surrounded by lawns and hedges of wild roses, Bass Harbor Gables, is 250 feet from shore. Built in the late 1880's and designed for privacy, views, and comfort the Gables is a family home with a separate third floor rental apartment.

 The Cottage . . . . . . . .

The cottage is across the lawn from the main house surrounded by rose hedges, with a view of the water from both the private back deck and the front entrance deck. 

The sliding glass door and picture window open to harbor and mountain views while the cathedral ceiling and fireplace add charm to the the living room.  

A full kitchen makes it easy to prepare simple breakfasts or lobster dinners.  The bedroom has a queen size bed and the living room sofa opens to a double bed. Full bath with tub. WIFI available.


FOR THE BEST VIEW ON THE ISLAND make this your vacation chioce! The Roost is on the third floor of the Galbes and is reached by a private outside stair case. You enter in to an open living space with a deck overlooking the grounds and Bass Harbor. The fully equipped kitchen on your left has a view of the mountains and includes a microwave and dishwasher. There is a cozy single bed room and spiral stairs lead to a sleeping loft with queen size bed. The bathroom has a tub shower. Washer & dryer are included. The day bed allows a family of 4 to stay in comfort.

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Eleanor Watts
P.O Box 396
Bass Harbor, ME 04653
Home: (207) 244-3699
Cell: (203) 240-1047

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