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    This oceanfront vacation rental was magnificent . . . So warm and inviting. When
    entering the house for the first time, the doors were open to that
    beautiful view. A breathtaking first impression. We especially enjoyed
    feeding and watching all the wildlife that lives around the house.

    Our stay was fantastic!
    — Susan R, North Carolina

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    A Marvelous time

    Your thoughtful touches are evident everywhere, everything is better than expected
    and I’m becoming quite enamored of this particular spot on earth!
    We had a marvelous family time together at your lovely home, and wish we
    could have stayed for a month!

    Lili T, North Carolina

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    Absolutely delighted

    We spent two wonderful weeks in your Hulls Cove home and we want
    to convey our deepest appreciation for your warm, generous hospitality.
    We were absolutely delighted by the many comforts of your exceptional house
    and by your beautiful garden in the shores of the ocean, which is both
    tranquil and animated by the incredible procession of wild animals throughout the day and night.
    We had an absolutely magical time there...

    - Iuliana P, New York

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    Wonderful Home

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful home. My personal favorite part of the
    house are the views from the back- instant calming and magical in a way.
    We had a wonderful week and visit to this very special place.

    - Andrea C, New York

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    Nothing compares

    The house was perfect - thank you! There is literally nothing
    on the Coast of Maine that offers everything you have.
    I thank you for opening your home to us. If ever you need someone
    to provide a recommendation, or leave a complimentary note
    regarding the house, please let me know. All the best!

    - Andrew P, New York

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    Beautiful property

    The pictures of this property do not lie. It is as beautiful
    as it looks. The location is terrific - quiet, secluded, yet close enough
    for a short drive to town. The owner is wonderful to deal with.

    - James D.M, California

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    Fabulous vacation

    You are right, the weather could not have been better!
    Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful property with us.
    We had a fabulous vacation and made a lot of memories at Hulls Cove.
    We hope to be back in the near future. Until then, stay well.

    - LR, Massachusetts

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    Wonderful week

    We can't say enough about the wonderful week we spent at this home
    in Hulls Cove! The pictures are very accurate and the owner's attention
    to detail shows in every part of the property. The owner was a pleasure
    to work with and was so accommodating in every way!

    - KT, Germany

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    I have to agree with all the other reviewers. Both the house
    and the owner are wonderful. Everything is as described, if not better.
    The property is beautiful and convenient to everything on the Island.
    It was perfect for my family. I will recommend to all my friends.

    - PS, Pennsylvania

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    Favorite place

    My family and I normally rent when we go on vacation
    but your home was by far my favorite place … we cannot
    wait to go back! … I hope you will still be renting your
    home because there would be no other place we would want to be.

    - TM, New York

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    We love every aspect of your beautiful property and are having a ball.
    Thank you for sharing this enchanting place!

    - JM, Texas

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    Like a dream

    Just wanted to let you know . . . the house was beautifully prepared.
    My mother has not stopped crying over the beauty of the property . . .
    she says the view is “like being in a dream”. Thank you again for
    allowing us to share this beautiful property for the week!

    - SK, New Jersey

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    What a spectacular week it has been. To have our dear friends together.
    In such a gorgeous home and setting. Made for a lifetime of memories.
    We appreciate your home. And even more so, your kindness in helping
    us plan for this time.

    - Roger F, California

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    Delightful experience

    Its been a memorable week! What a delightful experience it was.
    Such a lovely residence in an ideal location. It was perfect for our
    three families. Highlights of our stay included feeding the wildlife,
    searching for treasure on the shore, kayaking, and admiring the
    incredible view. We will always remember our wonderful family
    vacation. Hoping to return someday!

    - Elizabeth H, Georgia

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    Incredible memories

    Our trip there was incredible. It far surpassed our very high expectation!
    There was something for everyone to enjoy, from the “littles” to the big
    kids as well. We have so many incredible memories embedded in our
    minds that we will never leave us, and, for that, we are eternally grateful.
    We are definitely planning another visit to your home next summer!

    - KA, Massachusetts

Bar Harbor's Premier Luxury Oceanfront Vacation Rental

Luxury Vacation Rental

Welcome to Oceansedge

For more than 25 years, Oceansedge has established its stature by drawing a distinguished clientele from the masters of the greatest American companies and institutions.

Oceansedge's traditional and meticulously appointed 4-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom vacation rental home and its oceanfront grounds are thought to be among the best of its 1,700 competitors in a market area that embraces Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, Mt. Desert Island, and the full sweep of Maine's Gold Coast.

(See “About Oceansedge” in the “About” section of this web site, and in linkable commentaries where the reader is asked whether a vacation rental property is the right choice for the reader’s family and, if so, whether Oceansedge is the best fit for the reader).

About Oceansedge Rates & Availability

Esteemed property

Home Features

The Oceansedge home offers a traditional, formal, and elegant ambiance expected of luxury oceanfront residences in private neighborhoods of historic seacoast communities - 100 photos provided here in the Gallery, plus as many testimonials, attest to the same.

This south-facing and on-the-ocean house - with numerous decks and patios for dining and entertaining - is a joyous home, suffused with sunlight and sea breezes through 6 ocean-vista french doors, on both levels of the house.

(See "The home" in the "About" section of this website, and in a linkable commentary there.)

Home features

Oceanfront Views

Ocean Frontage

Among oceanfront luxury vacation rental properties the difference that makes for distinction is exceptionally blessed ocean frontage.

The south-facing Oceansedge offers particularly scenic and completely unimpeded oceanfront vistas that are among the most majestic on the Eastern seaboard for including: the Town's harbor, Acadia's descending Cadillac Mountain range, and captivating moonrises and dawns over the ocean.

Oceansedge also offers safe and convenient access to a usable shoreline for kayaking; privacy and serenity for there being no public way on the property; 5 different oceanview decks and patios meant for outdoor dining, including at the shoreline; warm sunshine joined with prevailing sea breezes from the cool North Atlantic.

(See "Ocean Frontage" in the "About" section of this website, and in a linkable commentary).

Ocean Frontage Ocean Vista Galleries



This oceanfront property in Bar Harbor, owned by the same family for 45 years, takes some of its stature from having been in continuous operation as a luxury vacation rental home for 26 years- likely longer than any other such property among 1,000 vacation rental properties in Bar Harbor.

Oceansedge has served more than 500 distinguished families from throughout the US and a dozen foreign countries.

Those families included entrepreneurial creators and chieftains of worldwide companies and institutions having household names representative of Wall Street, Silicon Valley, Washington, and the capitals of international law firms and medical conglomerates.

During Oceanedge's affiliation with commercial listing platforms, guests offered an unbroken string of 5-star ratings, perhaps the only such perfect record among properties listed with commercial listing services.

(See "Stature" in the "About" section of this website and in a linkable commentary there).


Hulls Cove, Bar Harbor, Maine

Located on the Bar Harbor Seacoast

Oceansedge is an oceanfront single-family home located on the shore of Hulls Cove in a private 50-acre enclave of Gilded Age traditions, the most historic and prestigious neighborhood within Bar Harbor. See map of the area.

The property offers a safe and accessible shoreline, south facing views of the harbor, and proximity (1 mile) to the Reception Center for the fabled 30,000-acre Acadia National Park.

(See "Location" in the "About" section of the website, and in a linkable commentary there).


Acadia National Park

Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park

Bar Harbor, a fabled oceanfront town on Coastal Maine, is the host community and fortunate beneficiary of the 100-year old and richly endowed Acadia National Park on Mount Desert Island.

The unchanging natural grandeur of the huge 30,000-acre Acadia National Park has allowed Bar Harbor, not just to endure, but to become the most admired and enjoyed seacoast resort community in New England.

The New York Times seems to agree: www.nytimes.com/2022/07/20/travel/national-parks-hidden-gems.html

Guests of the Oceansedge property – which vacation rental property is located on the oceanfront in Bar Harbor just one mile from the Hulls Cove Reception Center for Acadia National Park – enjoy countless inspirational and memory-making adventures.

Please see “Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park” in the “About” section of this web site where a link leads to 65 photos and a very thorough discussion of innumerable and joyous “things to do” here.

Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park