Cliff Island is the last stop on the Casco Bay Lines ferry route. CBL boats run to and from Portland five times per day.
The Bayberry Cottage is a two-bedroom waterfront cottage with a one-room bunk house. It is privately situated on Fishermen’s Cove, a small working harbor, and is surrounded by conservation land and sandy beaches. There is a private beach for swimming and beachcombing and there are miles of wooded trails, rocky headlands, sunny meadows, and dirt roads for island exploring.
The cottage has two bedrooms upstairs, an open living room/dining room, kitchen and full bath with washer and dryer downstairs.
The island is three miles long and has a winter population of about 50, which grows to about 250 in the summertime. There is a a small island grocery store, post office, one-room school and playground, church, library, community hall, clay tennis court, and a large ball field, as well other spaces for a variety of community events.
Accès des voyageurs
Two sea kayaks, bicycles, a piano, a stereo and music collection will be yours to enjoy. This is a great house for nature lovers, artists, writers, musicians. The lapping waves will send you off to sleep. The lobsterboats coming alive may wake you up. If you have your own boat, a mooring and dinghy will be available.
Échanges avec les voyageurs
We are happy to field your questions and help you, as needed , throughout your stay. We can guide and advise over the phone or via e-mail. We'll try to forward the weekly calendar of summer activities and events sponsored by our ACE organizers and volunteers. Island bulletin boards also post weekly concerts, classes, field trips and ball games.