Designed by renowned Philadelphia architect William Price and built in 1902, Westover exemplifies the Summer Cottage lifestyle of the early 20th century with the conveniences of the 21st century.
Set on 6 acres overlooking Somes Sound, this grand cottage offers maximum privacy yet is only steps away from both the village and Acadia National Park via walking trails to Lower Hadlock Pond, Norumbega Mountain Loop, and Main St.
Featured is its expansive wraparound Porch with its stunning 270 degree view of Somes Sound, the western mountains, Valley Cove, the Western Way and the outer islands. Enjoy the magnificent sunsets and the brilliant night sky while relaxing in the comfortable wicker seating areas. One of the finest elevated views on the island!
Spacious, tastefully-decorated common rooms and a Guest Suite on the 1st Floor. Ten bedrooms on the 2nd Floor. A Cutting Garden of fresh herbs, a Lawn for playing games or for a tent party, ample parking.
Bring family, bring friends -- there's plenty of room for everyone!
1st Floor: Grand Entry Hall with window-seat and wide staircase. Music Room with fireplace, grand piano, corner dining area (seats 4), access to Porch and open arch access to Living Room. Small Office with fax and printer/copier. Living Room with fireplace, large flat-screen TV and DVD, radio-CD player, wide staircase, access to Porch, and attached Full Bathroom with separate shower and tub. Games Room with fireplace, card and poker tables. Guest Suite with King bed, private entrance to courtyard, attached Full Bathroom. Dining Room (seats 18) with fireplace and access to Porch. Butler's Pantry. Kitchen (seats 10) with modern appliances including gas stove top, electric oven and additional warming compartment, TV, access to courtyard, French door access to Porch and Lawn. Laundry Room with two washers and three dryers and Half Bathroom.
2nd Floor: Bedroom with King bed and large flat-screen TV and DVR. Bedroom with King bed and sitting area. Bedroom with Double bed. Bedroom with Queen bed and large balcony. Bedroom with 2 Twin beds. Bedroom with 2 Twin beds and covered sitting porch. Victorian Sitting Room with Twin chaise-style bed. Bedroom with Queen bed. Bedroom with King bed. Bedroom with 2 Twin beds. Four Full Bathrooms (two with claw-foot tubs and afterthought showers, one with claw-foot tub and handheld shower, one with combined shower and tub).
All rooms are furnished with antiques, painted furniture, artwork, and cheerful throw rugs. Beds have recent mattresses and bed coverings. King bed at 1st Floor can be converted to 2 Twin beds upon request. Fireplaces may be used at 1st Floor only.
Check-in is 5PM. Check-out is 9AM.
Cleaning is an additional fee.