About this listing
Sunny, cozy and private, The Decker Room is the perfect pied a' terre for 2. Enjoy the view of the woods and fields out your numerous windows or just snuggle in with a movie or a good book.
We are offering a sunny and private second floor bedroom in our charming farmhouse in southern Maine. Colorfully decorated with original art, photography and plants. Super comfortable with an incredibly comfortable memory foam full size mattress.
Blackout and light filtering shades give you the option of managing your natural lighting preferences.
Wi-fi is available as well as a TV /DVD in the room.There are also magazines and books to peruse at your leisure. We also offer the convenience of tea and coffee making supplies in your room as well as a Britta Water server,
A hairdryer is also available for guest convenience.
***** We are now offering soap making classes at The Farmhouse! Learn the art of hot process or cold process soap making and design your own all natural product. Cost of each class is $30 per person and you get to take a sample of your final soap home with you. *********
100% cotton towels and washcloths plus travel soap and shampoo, conditioner, lotion and razor. if you have forgotten yours. The shared bath is located right outside your door as well as laundry facilities if you need them for longer stays. $5 charge for wash and dry. Sunny and cozy with skylights, views of the back gardens, field and woods and farm critters.
Maximum two guests. $10 cleaing fee is included in the reservation.
We are currently accepting only 2 night weekend reservations. If you are interested in just one night, please send us a message and we will see if we can accomodate you.
Shared kitchen is available for guest use with prior permission
27 acres of fields and woods to explore as well as a flock of 12 laying hens, 1 cat, and 2 dogs who offer endless entertainment.
Easy access to lakes, Saco river and beaches. Hiking trails, wildlife preserves and mountains are all a short drive away. 20 mins. to Portland Airport. 25 mins to Amtrak and bus station and downtown Portland.
20 mins to Saco/Old Orchard Beach, Pine Point Beach and Ferry Beach.
Saco River is 2 miles away with great swimming and boating oppurtunites.
Winter activities include show shoeing and x-country skiing areas with hundreds of acres of trails to enjoy. There are several downhill mountains, (Lost Valley, Shawnee Peak, Sunday River) all being within 1 -2 hours away.
Your hosts are more than happy to recommend great places to visit and eat. There is also a folder in the room with menus, maps and ideas of "things to do". A Maine Atlas is also available for loan to direct you to any location in ME.
Hollis Center also has a lovely local grocery/deli/pizza place (Your Country Store), fantastic home-made ice cream parlor (Big Daddy's North), Hannaford supermarket (10 mins.) plus a wonderful salon and spa is just around the corner (A New Leaf Salon) Let us know if you would like to book a day of pampering and we can arrange it for you.
High thread count sheets ( 500 count cotton in warmer months, warm flannel when it gets cooler)
If the weather is unbearably hot, we do have AC unit that can be installed.
A self serve Breakfast is included daily.
Please note, check in is no later than 9 pm as we both have to work REALLY early in the am on most days. We appreciate you planning ahead so we can provide you with a great experience. :)
Allergy note: We do have 2 dogs and a cat so people with allergies please take note.
Outdoor seating areas, hammock and benches and backyard horseshoe pit.
Rural community that is close to city activities, beaches, lakes and mountains.
A car is needed to get to The Famhouse
Other Things to Note
We are now offering soap making classes at The Farmhouse! Learn the art of hot process or cold process soap making and design your own all natural product. Cost of each class is $30 per person and you get to take a sample of your final soap home with you. *********
Coming to Maine for some rest and relaxation? We can arrange a private, 1 hour massage at the local spa with an excellent massage therapist. Please let us know in advance if you would like to book this option.
No smoking indoors and no pets allowed. We ask that you also remove your shoes upon entering the house (less vacuuming for me!) Children are welcome who are considerate of our beloved dogs. We have 2 in total and appreciate your parental supervision.
Please be a considerate guest and leave your room as you found it.
$10.00 cleaning fee included in the reservation.