The Whale of a View Cottage is nestled in the woods sitting directly above the Passamaquoddy Bay. Located on Campobello Island, home of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Summer home and International Park, the cottage offers spectacular and close-up views of whales, eagles, seals, porpoises, ospreys and other wildlife from the house or the beautiful screened in Gazebo atop a cliff overlooking the water. Enjoy sunbathing and the beautiful sunsets on the deck attached to the Gazebo. Watch sailboats, fishing and cargo ships pass right outside your window. A working fishing weir is located in the ocean in front of the cottage. It is a special and private retreat. The cottage is within walking distance of the most photographed lighthouse in New Brunswick and connected by bridge to the US mainland at Lubec, Maine. Head Harbor Wharf is within walking distance for Whale Watch and fishing trips as well as to watch the local fisherman at work. This cute house is fully furnished as a vacation home.
Whale Watching. COTTAGE HAS HAD A 3RD BEDROOM ADDED WITH QUEEN SIZE BED WITH OCEAN VIEWS AND AN ATTACHED SCREENED IN PORCH IN 2017.
Whale watching tours should be at the top of your list of activities on your MAINE/NEW BRUNSWICK vacation.
Imagine sitting in a boat on the ocean, so close to a whale that you can look it in the eye!
The Bay of Fundy is a marine paradise because the waters of the bay are important feeding grounds for many whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals and sea birds. Watch humpbacksâ the clowns of the sea frolic and breech, marvel at the huge finbacks, and meet the friendly minke (pronounced "ming key" whales. If you are lucky, you might even spot the Atlantic White Sided Dolphins or the rare North Atlantic right whale (one of the rarest in the world). YOU CAN ALSO SEE THE WHALES PASS BY THE COTTAGES OFTEN AS THEY FEED RIGHT IN FRONT OF THE COTTAGES. YOU CAN WATCH THEM FROM THE PRIVACY OF YOUR OWN COTTAGE!!
There is also a fold up camping cot with foam mattress in the closet of the bunkroom. There is also a small 1 bedroom cottage with 1 bathroom and kitchen/dining room/ living area available for overflow crowds. Nestled in the woods next to the Whale of A View, it is private and has a large deck that overlooks the ocean. It is available for an additional fee. HAS A WONDERFUL SCREENED IN PORCH ATTACHED TO THE WHALE OF A VIEW COTTAGE AS WELL AS THE SCREENED IN GAZEBO ON A LOWER CLIFF HOVERING ABOVE THE WATER. 3RD BEDROOM WITH QUEEN SIZE BED, VAULTED CEILINGS AND OCEAN VIEW ADDED IN 2017!!
2 OF THE BEDROOMS HAVE QUEEN SIZE BEDS AND ONE HAS A SET OF TWINSIZED BUNKBEDS.
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Within 2 1/2 hour drive to Bar Harbor, Maine. Campobello Island is connected by bridge to Lubec, Maine, home of the renowned candy-striped West Quioddy Head Lighthouse, on the easternmost point of the United States. Ferry connects Campobello Island to Deer Island, Grand Manans, St Andrews - a world-class Canadian resort. It sports a deck across the back and along the side of the cabin with a beautiful ocean view. Enjoy dining outside and watching the marine and bird life on the deck. This cabin has a living room/dining room/kitchen combination and a bedroom with a full size bed and a bath room. Also the screened in Gazebo is a great place to sleep.+ More