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The Old River House of 1848 in Town on the River
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10 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 18
Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, Maine
Old world elegance. Built in 1848, this fully restored, approximately 7500 sq ft. (entire house including 'The Old Rigging Loft') sits just 0.2 of a mile from the beautiful Dock Square, Kennebunkport. Located on the world famous Ocean Avenue, where President HW Bush has his home. This house has 10 bedrooms, each with their own sink, 4 baths and two fireplaces.

The 'Old River House', sits on the Kennebunk River next to the Arundel Yacht Club. Two public parks sit in front of and along side the house.
About the Owner, D Scott M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 1 review and 1 property
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Reviewed 6 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

I recently returned from an incredible weekend in Kennebunkport, staying at the Old River House with many of my closest friends. I have to say Scott and Cheryl were the ultimate hosts and made sure we had everything we needed throughout the weekend. The location is ideal, just a few short minutes walk into town and along a beautiful section of Ocean Ave. There is a great 4 mile run down to the Bush Compound and back. We used the kayaks and canoe to vary up the day and convened each night for a big family cooked meal. There were plenty of pots/ pans and utensils and we only had to bug Scott for a vegetable peeler.
We went to the beach both days and it was great having a parking pass. Some of my friends found public tennis courts that were 5 minutes away to keep them busy.
I really can't say enough good things about the Old River House. I have rented many houses over the years and I have to say Scott and Cheryl were some of the best to work with. We will definitely be coming...

Management response:

Hi Michael, First, thank you for the great 5 Star Rating. We deginately give your large group a 5 Star too ! The Old River House is well suited to large groups and we appreciate how well your group took care of the Old River House. We look forward to welcoming you back ! Thanks again, Scott & Cheryl


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
1)NO SMOKING, NO CANDLES, FIRE in house. 200 year old wood house. 2) TOILET PAPER ONLY in toilets Please. 200 year old plumbing. 3) WINDOWS. Please use WOOD DOWELS in each...
    3 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    5 Fulls
    2 Twins
    3 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: €1,627 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: €236 / stay - Fee
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