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Osprey Nest

  • 7 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 4 Beds

Get away to the Osprey Nest! This charming cabin in the woods sits high above it all with spectacular views of Penobscot Bay. This cabin is separated into two spaces; the main house and a private master bedroom. The two spaces are joined by a large deck that runs the length of the house and provides the perfect opportunity for outdoor dining with a view. The house faces South West and enjoys shaded mornings, sun all day, and a direct view of the sunset across Penobscot Bay. The main house includes a bedroom with two twin beds, a full kitchen, dining room, living room with full sized futon, and a sleeping loft with a queen sized bed Ocean views can be enjoyed from every room in the house. The adjoining private master bedroom has its own entrance and a queen sized bed. The full bathroom with shower is situated between the two spaces. Outside, there is an outdoor shower with views of the ocean and the surrounding woods. A mossy trail through the woods leads to a private deep water dock on the Fox Island Thorofare, a famous boating destination. Guests who want to bring their own boats have access to a mooring. A short walk away guests can explore the Tip Toe Mountain Preserve where there are miles of nature and hiking trails. If you're looking for an island property that has it all, look no further than the Osprey Nest.


Is this property on an Island and how do we get there?

Yes, this property is located on Vinalhaven Island. To get here you must take a car ferry from Rockland, ME. The ferry departs 6 times daily in the summer. To learn more please search "Rockland-Vinalhaven Ferry Service" on your browser. 

Are linens and towels provided?

Yes, all linens and towels are provided. 

How is the WIFI & Cell Phone Service?

This house does have WIFI. AT&T and US Cellular service works, but not Verizon

Are kitchen basics provided?

Pots/pans/dishes/cups are provided, but salt/pepper/spices/oil exc. are not

Are parties or Gatherings allowed?

No, large parties or gatherings are prohibited when using the house. 

Are pets allowed?

Yes, this property allows pets for a $100/week pet fee. Renters are required to clean up after pets in yard and in home before departure. No pets on furniture. Pets are not to be left unaccompanied at any time.

How do we check-in to the property?

We will send lock box information and directions to the house 2 days prior to check in.  There is no early check in or late check out. 

Can we use the fireplace?

No, the fireplace is not to be used by renters.

Home highlights

Pets welcome

Wireless Broadband Internet


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Parking and facilities

Private Porch


Children welcome, Pets welcome . Smoking not allowed


Deck chairs

Kitchen and dining

Gas BBQ, Grill . Microwave

Bathroom and laundry

Bathroom & Laundry, Bed linen, Clothes dryer, Towel-set . Washing machine

Internet and office

Wireless Broadband Internet

Home safety

Fire Extinguisher

House Rules

  • Children welcome

  • Pets welcome

  • Smoking not allowed

Check in: 03:00 PM

Check out: 10:00 AM


Policy and notes


September 2023


About host

Angela Carlsen

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