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Oakland House
Cottages
by the Side
of the Sea
435 Herrick Road
Herricks Landing
Brooksville
Maine 04617


Innkeepers:
Sally Littlefield and Family


Email:
relax@oaklandhouse.com

1-207-359-8521

MAINE COAST FAMILY, COUPLES, SINGLES VACATION SPECIALS, PET DOG FRIENDLY, DISCOUNTS AND PACKAGE DEALS, NEWS
Make the coastal Blue Hill Peninsula, Maine your fall vacation destination.
Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park are but an hour away.

OUR MOST RECENT NEWSLETTERS
Memories of a Great 2014 and Our "Wish Jar" Invitation to You - December, 2014.
Seasonal Greetings of December, 2013.
Wonderful Deals and Happenings of Spring 2013.
Our warmest greetings of the 2012 holiday season.
Our cool, and fun Fall Newsletter 2012.


ELOPEMENT/SILVER WEDDING ANNIVERSARY LONG WEEKEND OR MIDWEEK "WE DID IT!"
Choose your cottage for a 3-day, long weekend "GET HITCHED " or "CELEBRATE" stay.
[Flowers say it all, nearly.][Specialty foods from the Blue Hill Peninsula.] Leave the stresses behind. Come to tie the knot or celebrate 25 years of success.
Select arrivals throughout the 2015 season. Call with your secret plans. We will be your accomplices. Flowers from Fairwinds Florist of Blue Hill and a Breakfast-Goodie Basket are our FREE Gift to you. Your proof will be your marriage certificate.



WELCOMING DOGS WHO BRING THEIR HUMANS TO BIRCHES COTTAGE
[Come with your dog to Birches Cottage.] This is Reese. She is but another dog who brought her humans to Birches Cottage this season.

We can't wait to meet your dog.

See our policies for the specifics.


OAKLAND HOUSE COTTAGES BY THE SIDE OF THE SEA GOES "SOCIAL!"
Oakland House Facebook Business Listing. Be sure to "LIKE" us on facebook. You can post comments and your own photos there.

Oakland House Blogging with stories and photos taken at cool events and happenings here or nearby. You can post comments too.


GUEST COMMENTS AND REVIEWS
If you have been a recent guest we invite you to comment.


SPECIAL EVENTS AND SHOREFRONT WEDDINGS IN 2014.
[Family reunion group dinner in the barn.]We've gotten request after request for weddings here. While things have changed, it's possible to reserve all the cottages for your guests and "tie the knot" in our cathedral field. Give us a call if this seems interesting.
We can save a weekend in the spring or fall for an "all colony" rental. You bring your friends and family here. If you book all 10 cottages you can celebrate your wedding in our cathedral field or on the shore. In this way you will not disturb other guests AND your friends and family will have the entire complex to play, visit and celebrate.

[A catered lobster dinner at the beach
.]During the busy months of July and August our facility is normally being enjoyed by families who come here year after year for a week at a time. Thus a July or August Wedding is generally not possible unless it's arranged much in advance.

The details of food and other things will be catered as we don't have our restaurant open. We can arrange for a bartender as well if you provide your own beverages.

Our rustic barn is available for small groups too, so please inquire.


Our Downloadable 4-Panel Brochure:
Most computers have Adobe Acrobat Reader (FREE from www.adobe.com) so you can download our brochure right away.
Outside of Our Color Brochure.

Inside of Our Color Brochure.

Welcome! Would you like a "Breakfast Basket" or "Bubbly, Fruit, & Chocolate?".
[Welcome][Breakfast Basket] Ask for a Welcome Breakfast Basket if you expect to arrive after the local grocery stores close.

Honeymooners, guests with special events to celebrate? We can prepare a special welcome basket for your arrival.

This is but a sample of what we can arrange for you. Please enquire.


WiFi at Oakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea.

Great enhancement to those who want to work from a cottage. We just installed our "Campus wide" WiFi system. Each cottage guest will have their own log on security code. This free service is available to you at considerable expense and complexity. We do not have DSL or high speed available via the phone or cable in our location and so there are limitations.

The system will be good for:
Retreiving email, and browsing on facebook.
Viewing of low res Youtube videos that might be posted on facebook or a news channel.
For general web browsing and consultation of the weather channel for the latest weather reports.

The system cannot be used for:
Netflix or steaming video or streaming music.
TV station streaming requires more than the system can handle.
No up-loading of large digital photo files to Flicker or Picassa.
No bit torrent or file sharing through our system.

Do have fun and stay in touch with your family, friends and business associates!



Our Favorite Fairy Houses Stories and Photos of Fairy Houses on site (ever changing as the Fairies come and go through the season):
You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader (FREE from www.adobe.com) to download these pages.
"Are there Fairies Living at the Bottom of my Garden I?" flier. Large file will take quite a bit of time to download...but, with great detail.

"Are there Fairies Living at the Bottom of my Garden II?" flier. A quicker downloading file but with less detail.

"Yes, there are Fairies! Here's the proof. We've had fairy house sightings throughout the property. This is fun!





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[Old-fashioned family comfortable.] [Kayaking at Oakland House Cottages by the Side of the Sea.] [Oakland House's Oak Grove Cottage.]


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