Historic 3BR Kennebunk House w/Spacious Yard!

City: Kennebunk, Maine Property ID: 303070

grand total: From $219 total Per Night

  • DETAILED DESCRIPTION
    Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and retreat to '7th Heaven,' a gorgeous Kennebunk vacation rental home. Originally constructed in 1858 as a Methodist Meetinghouse in the Village Historic District, this fully restored dwelling includes all the modern comforts of home. Boasting 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this unique residence can comfortably accommodate 6 guests, making it an ideal choice for a family or group of friends out to explore everything Maine's southern coast has to offer.

    -- THE PROPERTY --

    *NOTE: Your safety matters. There is a Ring doorbell security camera, located next to the front door facing out. It does not look into any interior spaces*

    As soon as you first step onto this charming historic property, you'll simply fall in love with its verdant yard, abutting the home's beautiful exterior, which features emerald green shutters and gorgeous stained glass accent windows. Surrounding the property, enchanting woodlands and fields provide the perfect place to catch glimpses of the area's wildlife, including deer and turkeys.

    Inside, you'll find the home's elegant interior equally as impressive as its exterior, featuring wide pine floors, barn board, wainscoting, coffered ceilings and pocket doors throughout the spacious floor plan. Additionally, all the modern amenities you'll need to be as relaxed as possible during your stay are here, including soft linens and towels, complimentary toiletries, central heating, and wireless internet access to keep you connected while you're away.

    When you're not out trying the local cuisine in nearby downtown Kennebunk, you'll love preparing your own meals in the large fully equipped kitchen, which is complete with dazzling granite countertops and all necessary modern cooking appliances. Later, kick back on the plush couch in the living room and watch your favorite shows on the 50-inch flat screen cable TV - one of 2 in the residence. When you're ready to call it a night, look forward to retreating to one of the 3 comfortable bedrooms to rest up for the next action-packed vacation day.

    -- THE LOCATION --

    Situated in Kennebunk's Historical District, this abode is the perfect home base for your memorable New England vacation. When you stay here, endless opportunities exist to explore Maine's breathtaking coastline, sunbathe on nearby beaches, browse historical architecture, indulge in world-class dining and peruse unique retail shops. This home is within walking distance of restaurants, shops, farmer's markets, the Kennebunk Free Library, the Brick Store Museum, a skating pavilion and many other downtown attractions. When you're looking for some fun in the sun, southern Maine's finest beaches are just 3 miles away, for which a free beach parking pass is provided if you choose to drive rather than taking the convenient nearby trolley.

    The antique lover of your group will be delighted to find that Kennebunk contains countless wonderful antique shops, while the golf enthusiasts will love the 4 spectacular golf courses within a 5-mile radius of the property. Additional outdoor recreation activities include sailing excursions, whale-watching, deep-sea fishing and guided kayaking - all local favorites! If you enjoy fishing, you won't want to miss out on a visit to the quaint fishing village of Kennebunkport, situated just 3 miles away and known for being the summer home of both Presidents Bush and their families. Regardless of how you plan to spend your time here in Maine, you'll love returning to this stunning Kennebunk vacation rental house at the end of the day!

    -- THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE --

    Evolve Vacation Rental wants your vacation experience to be everything you hoped for and exactly what you needed. To make it easy, we help you find a property you love, offer world-class support seven days a week, and make sure our properties are safe, clean, and ready for your stay. Even better, each home has a Guest Contact available 24/7 for anything that’s on your mind. It’s a fresh new approach to vacation rental. Try Evolve today!

    -- ADDITIONAL DETAILS --

    Key Residence Features:
    - Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops and trash compactor, wireless internet access, central heating, 2 TVs, cable, DVD player, soft linens and towels, complimentary toiletries, complimentary beach parking pass, and much more
    - You'll love the historic charm of this recently renovated converted Methodist Meetinghouse!
    - Unbeatable location in Kennebunk's Historical District - Walk to restaurants, shops, farmer's markets, museums, and more! Just 3 miles from beautiful beaches!

    Bedroom Configuration:
    - Master Bedroom: Queen-sized Bed
    - Bedroom 2: Queen-sized Bed
    - Bedroom 3: 2 Twin-sized Beds

    -- POLICIES --

    Policies:
    - No smoking
    - No pets allowed
    - Must be at least 25 years old to book
    - *NOTE: Your safety matters. There is a Ring doorbell security camera, located next to the front door facing out. It does not look into any interior spaces*
    - Additional fees and taxes may apply

  • Location
  • DETAILS & AMENITIES

    Area Activities

    • Antiquing
    • Boating
    • Cross Country Skiing
    • Cycling
    • Deep Sea Fishing
    • Farmers Market
    • Festivals
    • Fishing
    • Fly Fishing
    • Golf
    • Health/Beauty Spa
    • Hiking
    • Ice Skating
    • Kayaking
    • Live Theater
    • Mountain Biking
    • Museums
    • Playground
    • Restaurants
    • Sailing
    • Scuba Diving
    • Shopping
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Water Parks
    • Whale Watching

    Community Amenities

    • Basketball Court
    • Tennis Court

    Inside Amenities

    • Kitchen

    Key Amenities

    • Carbon Monoxide Detector
    • Coffeemaker
    • Complimentary Toiletries
    • External Surveillance Devices
    • Fire Extinguisher
    • Free Parking
    • Internal Surveillance Devices
    • Iron/Board
    • Smoke Detector
    • Trash Bags/Paper Towels
    • Wireless Internet (WIFI)

    Kitchen Equipment

    • Dishware and Flatware
    • Dishwasher
    • Ice Maker
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Stove/Oven
    • Toaster
    • Water Filter

    Nearby Amenities

    • Downtown

    Other Amenities

    • Off Street Parking
    • Parking

    Outdoor Amenities

    • Beach Towels
    • Patio Furniture

    Property Amenities

    • Alarm Clock
    • Cable/Satellite TV
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • DVD Player
    • Dryer
    • Flat-Screen TV
    • Internet Connection
    • Laundry Detergent
    • Linens Provided
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer

    Suitability

    • Bathtub or Shower On First
    • Long Term Renters
    • Minimum Age Requirement
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non Smoking
    • Suitable for Children
    • Suitable for Elderly
    • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Guest Reviews (13)
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    An interesting place to stay

    Reviewed by: Penny on

    Comment:

    We really loved this place; it is very well kept, clean and quiet. It's a very historic area, and we enjoyed walking around the small town and learning about some of its history.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in September 2018

    Great place that was spacious, clean, and well appointed. Loved its proximity to downtown Keenebunk

    Reviewed by: Pat P. on

    Comment:

    Our family thoroughly enjoyed our stay at 7th Heaven. All the comforts needed for an enjoyable get away!
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in October 2018

    An adorable place

    Reviewed by: Rachel T. on

    Comment:

    Sparkling clean! An adorable place ...comfortable beds, spacious and well appointed bathrooms. The kitchen was also well equipped with plenty of room for the six of us to cook and gather. Though the street seemed busy during the day, at night it was quiet. I would highly recommend staying here.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in November 2018

    The rental unit - part of a former church - is by far one of the nicest I have ever visited

    Reviewed by: Florida Vacation H. on

    Comment:

    Location is great. A short walk to Kennebunk, a short drive to Kennebunkport and easy access to the highway for a shopping trip to Freeport. The rental itself was exceptional. Part of the former church, with a new, fully equipped kitchen, and a large living space with plenty of dining locations, this spot was perfect for a rainy weekend. I have never stayed in a vacation rental that mirrored all the amenities you would find in a high end hotel. All linens (including beach towels, which, unfortunately we did not use in October), basic spices, soaps and magazines were plentiful. My daughter and her 2 1/2 year old joined us for a night and loved the running around space. I would definitely rent this unit again if I am headed to Kennebunk. Five stars.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in October 2018

    7th Heaven

    Reviewed by: Susan V. on

    Comment:

    This is a beautiful home! Very clean and well decorated in a good location. I would recommend this property.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in October 2018

    It was a perfect flat.

    Reviewed by: Kathy F. on

    Comment:

    7 th Heaven was a perfect flat for our family. It was very clean and well located. My 88 year old dad had no problem staying there with the ramp to the front door, the single level with no rugs to trip on, and a walk in shower. I would definitely stay there again in the future.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in July 2018

    Comfortable, unique and well-cared for, the meeting house made us feel a part of Kennebunk.

    Reviewed by: Carolyn H. on

    Comment:

    The meeting house was perfect for our family of six. The teens were comfortable and had plenty of space and my 80-year-old parents could access all amenities with comfort. Plenty of space for the family to share time and meals together and great central place in town to enjoy this part of Maine. Kevin and Anna have put their heart into restoring this place and giving it new purpose. Located in the best part of the village center, we enjoyed the buzz of activity and people without the hordes. Coffee shops, bistros and pubs were in easy walking distance, not to mention great shops to poke around in. The best part was discovering the many beautiful beaches and taking long, long walks.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in June 2018

    Kennebunkport "upper" rental

    Reviewed by: Carol S. on

    Comment:

    Converted church , interesting , very busy street in upper Kennebunkport. Lower is where action is. Has all amenities, remodeled kitchen and baths. Easy to communicate with owner. Sent lots of directions and info.Cable a little confusing. Great town lots to do . Can't wait to go back
    *This review was originally posted to HomeAway for a stay in October 2017

    LOVED IT!

    Reviewed by: Becky W. on

    Comment:

    This was a perfect place for our group of four friends to stay. It was a great location and we headed our in all different directions from here. The place was very clean and well stocked. We will be back again for a longer stay next time.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay on October 7, 2017

    Clean, Unique Rental in Great Location

    Reviewed by: Lindsay L. on

    Comment:

    We booked this house for a quick weekend for a wedding in Kennebunkport and we had no complaints. The house was located in a unique setting and central location to Kennebunk, Portland, Portsmouth, Kennebunkport, etc. The linens and towels were nice and the rooms were clean and well stocked. Beach towels and parking pass came in handy. No complaints and would definitely stay here again.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay on September 22, 2017

    Cousins

    Reviewed by: on

    Comment:

    My sister and myself traveled to Maine from Minnesota and Montana to spend time with cousins we haven't seen for 40-50 years. We were so happy with this lovely house 7th Heaven! We met two cousins and their husbands and it couldn't have been more perfect. We were especially happy to see it was all one level. We loved listening to the church bells ring on the hour every hour. We loved that everything was in walking distance and enjoyed spending time in Kennebunk. We spent time with 4 more cousins that live in the area. Thank you!!

    Comfortable and quaint but missing some things

    Reviewed by: Pamela T. on

    Comment:

    Kitchen was nice but had few dishes. No large bowls and no lobster pot or tools to open a lobster. Master bath was so cute! Very thought out! The laundry room was great, but had a terrible odor. All in all a nice stay, great location and very quaint. A DVD player would have been nice in the living room. *This review was originally posted on VRBO for a stay in Aug-16

    Experience Maine

    Reviewed by: Megan B. on

    Comment:

    We highly recommend this house. The owners were beyond friendly and helpful. It was very updated, fully equipped and extremely clean. The location was awesome - quiet out of the congestion, walk to town, drive to several beaches and centrally located for short drives to many other towns. They provided us with a beach parking pass. We came from the west coast and had a great time with our small kids and experienced quintessential Maine.
    *This review was originally posted on VRBO for a stay in Jun-15

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