BLUE GLASS COTTAGE - Town of Owls Head

LOCATION: Owls Head, in the Crescent Beach area - Cottage by a Sandy Beach

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Guests 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1.5
Allows Pets Yes
Property Size 1,400 sq. ft.

Property Info


1st Floor- Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room, Half Bath, Unscreened Covered Porch,
2nd Floor- Queen Bedroom, Single Twin Bedroom, Full Bedroom, Full Tub-Shower Bathroom, Laundry

DOGS PERMITTED? Dogs are considered at this property. All dogs must first meet our Pet Guidelines as well as the property owner`s approval to be considered. OA

Blue Glass Cottage is located in the Crescent Beach summer neighborhood of Owls Head which is a desirable area for families to vacation. The cottage has been offered as a vacation rental for several years with many satisfied repeat guests.  

This cedar shingled house sleeps 5 in three bedrooms and 1.5 baths. The front of the cottage has a wraparound porch overlooking a large lawn. The ocean is just two small house lots away and visible.

Although appearing as a cottage, this is a year-round house with all the necessary comforts of home. The kitchen is fully equipped for those that like to cook. All bedrooms have room-darkening shades.

Blue Glass Cottage is close to the beach, making it easy to run back to the house for lunch or a mid-afternoon nap.

BEACH CLASSIFICATION: We have categorized this property as having or being near a sandy beach. More specifically for this property - it is a short 5 minute walk to publicly accessible Crescent Beach. Two other great area beaches are nearby. The closest is Crockett`s Beach, but also Birch Point Beach State Park is within a 5 minute drive of the property. There is not an actual usable sandy beach at this property, but the nearby beaches are great for kids and that is why we have classified it as being on or in this case - "near" sandy beaches.

NEED EXTRA ROOM? Our newest property can be a great "addition" to this rental. Just a short distance away, this guest suite can accommodate another couple (2 guests), while remaining close to the rest of the group. Click HERE to visit the Owls Head Guest Suite property page. 


BOATS INCLUDED? None, however SUP & Kayak Rentals are available in Port Clyde at Port Clyde Kayaks 20 minutes south, or from Maine Sport, 20 minutes north in Rockport.  Both deliver to the property.  Sometimes, if the order is big, Ducktrap Kayaks will deliver as well to this property.   

Cleaning Fee: A $60 Cleaning Fee is added to each reservation to cover part of the cleaning and laundry costs.

Security Deposit: No, the owner of this property does not require a security deposit, however, guests are still financially responsible for non-accidental damages at the property.

Washer & Dryer: Yes
Dishwasher: Yes
Linens & Bath Towels: Yes, one set of bed linens and one bath towel set for each guest are included (beds are made up prior to guest arrival).
Cleaning: The property will be professionally cleaned before and after the rental. Above normal cleaning charges will be billed to guest at $30 per hour.
Trash Removal Service : Included with rental
Coffee Maker: Yes, standard automatic drip with filters
Water Source : Well water
Air Conditioning: No, but fans are located in each bedroom
Woodstove Usable : Yes, guests must supply their own firewood
Internet Access: Yes, with WiFi through Time-Warner cable
TV: 1 regular TV with DVD player and basic Time Warner cable service
Grill : Propane Gas Grill
Outdoor Fire pit: No
Closest Shopping Village: Rockland, 5 miles away
Number of Restaurants within 5 Miles: 20 Plus
Water Frontage: No
Beach Access: Yes (via public access at Crescent Beach which is a sandy beach about 300 yards away)
Property Good For Fisherman: No
Dock/Pier Access: No
Deep Water Boat Mooring: No
Additional Amenities: Minimum Standards List

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Write a Review
Lexington, US
Reviewed: Jun 24, 2017
Property Manager
Good kitchen. Lovely porcb. Could hear the ocean waves. Water in shower was warm, not quite hot enough
Guffey, US
Reviewed: Sep 24, 2016
Property Manager
Really enjoyed the professional and easy manner to work with OTWIM staff as well as the easy method of booking a reservation. Really really appreciate your outstanding service!
We really enjoyed this property at 1 Crescent Terrace and its' location to Crescent beach and the rest of the costal attractions we visited.
Tampa, US
Reviewed: Aug 21, 2016
Property Manager
Complete, easy to understand check in and check out.
A convenient location. Clean. Very functional with adequate pots/pans/kitchen utensils, bed and bath linens.
T. Stacey
Reviewed: Aug 6, 2016
Property Manager
Yorktown, US
Reviewed: Jul 16, 2016
Property Manager
On the water in Maine was very thorough from the time we made our reservations to when we checked out.
Blue Glass Cottage was wonderfully kept and beautifully decorated. A vase of fresh flowers was a simple yet fabulous touch! The kitchen had everything we needed, which is a huge plus for a family that cooks!
Cohasset, US
Reviewed: Sep 20, 2015
Property Manager
All the associates at on the water in Maine are extremely helpful. Everything you need to know is provided. I
We had a wonerful week at blue glass cottage. This was our second year there. Loved the new bed and new couch and chair in the living room. Better lighting in the bedrooms for reading would be helpful. House was very clean and well stocked. Location is perfect for visiting towns near by. Hope to be back next year.
Sterling, US
Reviewed: Jul 27, 2015
Property Manager
Cohasset, US
Reviewed: Sep 21, 2014
Property Manager
Were very responsive to our needs
OTWIM COMMENTS TO THIS SURVEY (below) 3/20/15 - The garage on the property has been rebuilt over the winter of 2014/15 and is no longer an "eyesore" on the property. All toilets have been replaced. The lock has been changed out to a modern electronic lock. More lighting has been added. GUEST COMMENTS FROM 9/24/14 - Garage collapsing in on property was an abomination and an embarrassment ! The plumbing (toilets) was constant problem. The faulty key was a constant harassment . Lights in two of three bedrooms were inadequate. Lights in living room were corrected when we complained. On the positive side, the house was very clean and the kitchen was well stocked. With a few adjustments (removing the falling in garage) this would be a great rental.
Orange, US
Reviewed: Jul 12, 2014
Property Manager
Easy to talk to the On the Water in Maine folks
Cozy house nice location close to the beach
Cold Spring, US
Reviewed: Sep 29, 2013
Property Manager
Pennington, US
Reviewed: Sep 29, 2013
Property Manager
We found On the Water in Maine to be organized, detail-oriented, and they had a pleasant demeanor.
Berne, US
Reviewed: Aug 17, 2013
Property Manager
Plainville, US
Reviewed: Jul 27, 2013
Property Manager
At the Blue Glass Cottage, our family enjoyed the washer/dryer on the second floor, the updated kitchen with dishwasher, the back porch, and the great yard for the kids to play in.
Alden, US
Reviewed: Jul 25, 2013
Property Manager
Saint Albans, US
Reviewed: Jul 13, 2013
Property Manager
This was our best vacation yet. We are already planning to come back next summer!
Wells, US
Reviewed: Jul 2, 2013
Property Manager
Owls Head is a wonderful vacation destination. Great beaches and tons of museums and points of interest to visit.


Smoking Is Not Permitted anywhere on or inside of any of our rental properties nor are those who may partake in tobacco smoking allowed to occupy any of our properties.

Occupancy may not exceed what is posted for each home. Maximum occupancy could include infants and children.

Amenities offered through On the Water in Maine Inc. are not available at all the properties we offer for rent. Boat Rentals through Maine Watercraft Rentals Inc. are offered Sunday morning to Friday after 4pm and include free delivery to the property. Check with an agent to find out what boats are available to rent at this property, or, when you process the booking here online, only the boats available for the property will be listed as available to rent.

Please see our Rental Guidelines Page for further questions regarding how to book this property and additional charges and fees. Contact a reservation agent for more details or to ensure you are booking the right property for you.

Town Info - Owls Head / Rockland / South Thomaston

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