You can buy your very own private island in Maine for $8 million — here’s what it’s like

hope island maine

The INSIDER Summary:

  • Hope Island, a private island off the coast of Maine, is on the market for $8 million.
  • The main residence is 11,000 square feet and has two guest houses.
  • It also comes with barns, a chapel, a boathouse, a tavern, and apartments for staff.

If you’ve ever daydreamed about escaping to your own private island after a long week, now’s the time to make it a reality. That is, if you’ve got $8 million to spare.

Hope Island, according to its real estate listing, is a “magical island kingdom” in Casco Bay, about 20 minutes off the coast of Portland, Maine

hope island maine

The main residence is an 11,295-square-foot mansion with two guest houses to host all of your closest friends. There are also barns, a chapel, a boathouse, a tavern, and apartments for the staff so that you’re not left tending to all 86 lush acres of land by yourself.

hope island

It won’t stay on the market for long — realtor John Saint-Amour told ABC News that he’s getting 25 to 40 inquiries a day.

Start saving up.

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Source: http://www.thisisinsider.com/hope-island-maine-for-sale-2017-7

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