IT’S OFFICIAL – THE APARTMENT IN THE BURNT COAT HARBOR KEEPER’S HOUSE IS AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL, STARTING IN SUMMER 2017.
Swan’s Island is an off-shore island in Maine, reached by a 6 mile ferry ride from Bass Harbor. The lighthouse is on a rocky peninsula at the entrance to Burnt Coat Harbor. It can be reached by road from the ferry landing (about 4 miles) or by boat. The upstairs apartment has a spacious living room with a dining area and long views out to sea. The bedroom has a double bed and views across the harbor. The bathroom has a tub and a handheld shower, and the kitchen is fully equipped. For more details, or to make a reservation, go to http://www.swansislandvacations.com. Click on Rental Listings and look for Lightkeeper’s House. Be one of the first to experience staying in this spectacularly beautiful spot!
|View of Burnt Coat Harbor Lighthouse from the ocean.|
|The living room overlooks the Western Way to the east, and has long views out to sea, with Marshall Island and Isle au Haut visible to the southwest.|
|The bedroom has a double bed and a seating area by the window. The window has views across the harbor to the old quarry in Minturn, and is a great spot for watching lobster boats, schooners and pleasure craft entering and leaving the harbor.|
|The lighthouse is adjacent to a town park, with 1.8 miles of trails and access to two beaches. Swan’s Island village has a small but well-stocked general store, with a takeout restaurant. For more information about visiting Swan’s Island, check out Planning a Visit FAQs and Things to Do.|