Vacation cottage at the edge of sea in Ocean Point area of East Boothbay.

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Guests 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Allows Pets Yes


As the name implies this three bedroom cottage sits at the edge of sea and provides spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, Ram Island Lighthouse and islands. Enjoy swimming at Grimes Cove Beach, just a brief walk around the corner. This cottage is located at the desirable Ocean Point area of East Boothbay. The Ocean Point Colony Trust maintains a club house and tennis courts (for a fee) where many enjoyable activities take place during the summer that you and your family could sign up for at the Casino during the time of your stay.  It is also within walking distance to the Wilson Chapel, very popular for weddings, and the rocky shoreline that abuts Shore Hill Road, a favorite to all such as plein air artists, photographers, locals grabbing a quick lunch or visitors enjoying a picnic.  Enjoyed by couples, families, definitely a very popular location to all and where the land meets the sea.

Enter the cottage into a small hallway leading the the cottage kitchen on your right, the first floor bedroom with a double bed and shower bathroom on the left or straight ahead into the expansive living/dining room with its wall of windows to the ocean.  Lots of seating for dining, relaxing, or visiting.  Enjoy a fire in the wonderful classic Maine Stone Fireplace, or toast some marshmellows for S'More's as an after dinner treat!  

The Second Floor has two bedrooms (one double and one with twins) as well as a full bath.  Enjoy water views from these bedrooms as well.  Imagine the rising sun waking you as local lobster boats chug on by as the seek out their traps to empty the days catch.  Visit one of the local lobster pounds to buy them later in the day. 

First Floor: Double
Second Floor: Double, 2 Singles

1st: 3/4 (Shower only) 2nd: 3/4 (Tub Only)

If watching the wonders of the ocean is not what you want to do, there are many additional options! Take a walk over to Grime’s Cove and swim out to the swim float. Explore the craggy shore line and the multitude of tide pools on your way there and back. Take in the local and varied architecture that exists in this quaint and beautiful sea-side summer community. Walk over to Ocean Point Inn for locally inspired cuisine. Take a guided kayak tour and explore the rugged coastline from the water! The Boothbay Region Land Trust has miles and miles of pet friendly trails, several in East Boothbay, which offer an enticing way to see more of this beautiful peninsula. Grab a breakfast pizza from East Boothbay General Store or mosey over to Lobsterman’s Wharf for some exquisite food in a wonderfully laid back ambiance!

Head into Boothbay Harbor for even more options like shopping, antique hunting and some great galleries! Fishing trips, sightseeing excursions for whales and puffins, lobster bakes, music and sunset cruises and of course, lots more options for stellar food and live entertainment throughout the summer!

Peruse our web site for local vendors, eateries and activities. Replete with all things vacation; if you can think of it, our site most likely covers it! Be sure to reach out to us if you need any help creating the perfect vacation!

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Cottage Connection was one of the first vacation rental companies in the Mid-coast region of Maine. Jeff and Audrey Miller, who own three vacation rental homes themselves had an aha moment when they realized they could not find anyone who ‘got it’ to manager their rentals for them. Since 1993 they have been trusted by homeowners and vacationers to “connect” each family with the perfect cottage for their vacation. As Audrey puts it; “The home they stay in becomes a personality, a part of their lore when a family connects with the right cottage. Whether they want a rustic cabin in the woods or a high-end ocean bungalow, the right setting sets the tone for the entire vacation.” Learn more about how Cottage Connection can help make your vacation perfect!

The Boothbay Peninsula is a beautiful region rich in culture, history, all things nautical and of course its own unique niche in nature. The area offers ample opportunities for biking, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, charters and guided cruises, spas, golf, mini-golf, bowling, museums, antiquing, hiking and walking trails. We have the Maine State Aquarium, the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and the Boothbay Region Land Trust with its 30+ miles of pet friendly trails in protected areas. For a more comprehensive list of local offerings Click Here!

East Boothbay is an area that stretches from Boothbay Harbor out to Ocean Point. There are several little communities that are part of East Boothbay. Rich in boat building history, East Boothbay in renowned the world over for the ship yards of the region. With many seasonal cottages and homes, there are a few brave souls who call East Boothbay home year-round! Restaurants include Lobsterman’s Wharf, Ocean Point Inn and East Boothbay General Store. A full service Marina is located behind the Post Office. Great walking trails and of course incredible ocean views abound in this unique part of the Boothbay Peninsula.



Pet Friendly
Cable TV
Internet Wifi
Association Dock and Float
Association Beach (Grimes Cove Beach)
Fireplace (wood)
Linens are not provided for your visit

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Write a Review
Houston, US
Reviewed: Jul 22, 2016
Property Manager
Everybody was so friendly and efficient. All wants and needs were attended to quickly.
Edge of the Sea was a great vacation "home". It has a view you see in vacation magazines. It is well equiped and well located along Shore Road. Our 2 weeks there went all too fast. We loved it!


Check-In Day: Saturdays from June 24-Sept 5, 2016 (Prime Season Week’s)

Check-In Time: BEGINS 4:00 PM during prime season

Check-Out Time:  no later than 10:00 AM

Town: East Boothbay

Body of water:  Atlantic Ocean

Type of Waterfront: 0 - Water view property
Swimming Area Rating for this property is a…,   0 - Local Beach is less than a 1/2 mile from property

5 – very easy water access, sandy or pebble beach, great for all ages!
4 – Easy water access, may be a pebble beach or grassy shoreline. Still good for all ages, but young children may want water shoes.
3 – Somewhat easy water access with a rocky shoreline, or rocky bottom, not suitable for young children, but fine for older children/adults, water shoes recommended.
2 – Water access only for agile young adults or adults, rocky shoreline or bottom, may be a hill down to the water or subject to strong currents.
1 – Swimming off dock only due to a seawall or rocky/wooded shoreline, owner has provided a swim ladder to make getting in and out of water easier. 
0 – not a waterfront property.

Privacy rating for this property is a…,   2

5 – very private, secluded location, lots of protection from trees, cannot see any neighbors from the house, not close to any roads, long driveway.
4 – Private location, protection from trees, neighbors a comfortable distance away, not close to any roads.
3 – Still in a quiet location, but one neighbor close by, little protection from trees, may be close to a road.
2 – Semi-quiet location, neighbors close by, may have road noise.
1 – in-town home, little or no privacy.

# of Bedrooms:  3
Bed Sizes:(2) Doubles and (2) Singles

# of Bathrooms: 2
Bathroom Type: (1) shower only - first floor and (1) tub only (second floor)

Smoking AND/OR Fireworks Are Prohibited on EVERY Property

Cottage Connection of Maine represents a wide variety of quality vacation rentals throughout the Mid Coast Region of Maine. Individually and privately owned, each vacation rental reflects the taste of its property owners. Every effort has been made to ensure that the descriptions and amenities listed are accurate. However, occasionally changes are made by the owners to furnishings, amenities and equipment. Once a change that has occurred is brought to our attention, we will update that webpage. If you have any specific questions not addressed above or are in search of specific criteria, please contact us.
In other seasons (Spring or Fall), arrival dates may be flexible, speak to the reservationist.  

Pet Friendly Cottage

Linens are NOT provided for your stay -  arrange to rent them from our linen service or bring them from home.  Don't forget the beach towels for your stay.

Walking distance to Grimes Cove Beach and the rocky shoreline of Shore Road 

Within Walking distance of the Wilson Chapel - great place to stay if you are attending a wedding there
"Janet M. Wilson Memorial Chapel, East Boothbay
From the stone staircase of the Janet M. Wilson Memorial Chapel you can look out to the Atlantic and see Fisherman’s Island, Ram Island, and the Hypocrites in the distance. “It’s steps away from the water on Ocean Point,” says Reverend Connie Mills, “and the stonework and stained glass inside are gorgeous.” The chapel was built in 1917 and named after the wife of Lewis Wilson, the original builder."

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