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Peaks Island: Cuba Room

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Peaks Island: Cuba Room

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Ted is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

The space

(Please read entire description to answer questions about kids, pets, over two people and transportation)

Cozy, colorful antique room with Cuban flare in artist's creative, quirky, ever-evolving home/ work of art. Beautiful bedroom in a home which is not fully completed. One block from the bay beach. Your host, Ted is an old hippie who is young at heart, who will share his eclectic home, warm hospitality, and ideas for a fun-filled island adventure. Enjoy bicycling or hiking around the island, exploring the rocky shore-line, relaxing on the beach and dining at local restaurants. Just a 20 minute ferry ride from Portland. Get away from it all to this memorable and beautiful island spot! Stay here for a laid back island experience and a tower view of sunsets over the Diamond Islands in beautiful Casco Bay that's priceless.

First floor bedroom with shared bathroom on first floor.
*Sinks in bedroom not yet functional.

How do you get here?

You can either park your car for free at your own risk on the street in Portland, at the ferry terminal in Portland for $25.00/ day, or bring your car on the ferry (see below for rates). If you are coming by foot, you can either make arrangements with Ted for pick-up in advance, take the Island Taxi to "Ted's Place," or walk for one mile on Island Avenue to the Tree House. Let Ted know in advance if you would like a ride to or from the ferry for $3.00 per person if more than one, and $5.00 for single person. Either way, we recommend you pack lightly, bringing only what you will need for the time you will stay.

Ferry to Island:
Off-Peak Rates: October 12 - April 16
Vehicle which includes one ticket: $37 round trip
Walk on ticket: $4.00 round trip

Peak Rates: April 17 - October 11
Vehicle which includes one ticket: $63 round trip
Walk on ticket: $8.00 round trip

2 guest maximum, Sorry no pets, no exceptions. I love pets, but the house is not set up for them. Parts of the house are still under construction, so unfortunately it's not ready for young children, sorry.

Amenities

Heating
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon) and check out by 11AM

Availability

96 Reviews

Hosted by Ted

Portland, Maine, United StatesJoined in June 2010
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462 Reviews
Ted is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
A student of life, a nomad, a philosopher, a clown, and an artist. I feel fortunate to have a piece of paradise, and love being able to share it.
Response rate: 86%
Response time: within a day
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