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Spacious home steps from Higgins Beach

Derek User Profile

Spacious home steps from Higgins Beach

Entire house
11 guests5 bedrooms7 beds3 baths
11 guests
5 bedrooms
7 beds
3 baths
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the smartlock.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

This 4+ bedroom cottage sleeps 9+ and is a block from beautiful Higgins Beach. In a small seaside community of beach houses with a club house and small town fourth of July parade. Experience "the way life should be" with us.


Hot water
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed,1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 single bed
Bedroom 5
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



18 reviews
Leslie User Profile
August 2019
We had a great vacation, 6 adults and 1 three year old. The locations is great. It's just 4 houses up from the beach, a block from Shade, the restaurant, and a few houses from the community center where there was a donut breakfast during our stay. The kitchen is fully equipped…
Bethany User Profile
August 2019
This is our third year we spent at week at Derdan cottage- and we hope to return for years to come. Plenty of space for a big family or event, and a stones throw to an absolutely perfect beach. You can smell the ocean in every room and see it from a few windows. Derek is super…
Adam User Profile
August 2019
Amazing place with the beach literally steps away!! Cozy and perfect for a beach home that’s actually close to the beach! Amazing community and amazing hosts as well. Very quick to respond if any questions needed answered as well!! I would 10000% recommend this place and Maine…
Bethany User Profile
August 2018
This our second year staying at this beach cottage, and we hope to return year after year. The home itself is great for traveling families- the layout of the home with the big eat-in kitchen and the wide options of bedrooms upstairs made traveling with our kids (3 and 6) truly…
Kelley User Profile
August 2018
Fantastic house with everything you could need of make fabulous dinners at home! Beach is amazingggg.
Caroline User Profile
July 2018
Our family has been staying at Higgins for decades and we ended up planning to have our wedding there - and we couldn't have had a nicer place to stay for our wedding week! The bedrooms are all very comfortable (we had multiple comments from our friends that they had slept like…
Ally User Profile
July 2018
My family and I greatly enjoyed our stay at Derek's place. We have stayed at a few different houses on Higgins Beach, and this has been one of the best! There was more than enough space for our group of 5, and plenty of amenities (washer/dryer, dishwasher, extra…

Hosted by Derek

Boston, MAJoined in March 2012
Derek User Profile
36 Reviews
1 Reference
My name is Derek and I live in Boston but often work as a consultant on the road. I tend to work long days so I can get back home a bit earlier as I just bought a house last year and renovating it is my new hobby. IT consulting finances my passion for travel and my 'real' job…
Interaction with guests
While I am occasionally visiting family at the beach and performing maintenance on the cottage you can expect the same friendly waves and hello's you will get from the rest of the beach community.
Languages: English
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About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Derek’s place.
Jessica helps host.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 10AM
Self check-in with smart lock
After 3PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets