Saturday, September 17th

2016 Italian Villa Packages



Fontanicchio is an elegant Villa located on the hill overlooking Lake Trasimeno, just on the border with Tuscany. The surrounding area of the villa is characterized by lovely vineyards and olive trees, providing a characteristic landscape that is quiet and scenic. The villa is the result of careful renovations with the utmost attention to detail, preserving its original architectural features. 

This package includes:

  • Seven days & seven nights stay for 14 people 

  • Arrival day welcome drink and orientation 

  • Breakfast and dinner prepared by private chef each day (food is included) 

  • Private wine tasting in exclusive winery and lunch

  • A one-day traditional Tuscan cooking class

  • A member of our staff will always be at your disposal before and during your holiday for trip details preparation and arranging free time activities and services.

  • Maid service every day, phone and internet service



This charming Villa called Piccola Bramasole, rests just outside Cortona’s ancient walls, overlooking the peaceful Valdichiana. Its name is taken from the original Villa Bramasole, owned by the notorious American writer Frances Mayes, which is only a few hundred metres away. Surrounded by olive groves and woods, it is ideal for a private getaway immersed in nature but still in walking distance of the vivacious Tuscan town life of Cortona and the beauties of ancient Etruscan history. Piccola Bramasole is a Tuscan rustic stone villa which has maintained its original features in order to combine authenticity with modern comforts. The outdoor terrace offers great views and a perfect spot for barbecues and dining al fresco under the pergola. The garden and swimming pool allow guests to relax and enjoy the “Tuscan Sun”. Walking distance to the town.

This Package includes:


  • Seven days & Seven nights stay for 2 to 4 people at Piccola Bramasole

  • Arrival day welcome drink and orientation 

  • Private wine tasting in exclusive winery along with lunch

  • A one-day traditional Tuscan cooking class 

  • A member of our staff will always be at your disposal before and during your holiday for trip details preparation and arranging free time extra activities and services.

  • Maid service everyday, phone and internet service

Welcome to the 10th Annual Sanford Open Auction


Sailing Experience with Jaja Martin

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Learn to sail or just enjoy a day of sailing with our own Sailing Camp Instructor Jaja Martin. 

Painting by Artist

Jane Dahmen

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Beautiful painting from Artist and Y member Jane Dahmen



It is acrylic and gouache on paper, framed in black metal with white rag mat, and measures 17" x 19."

Valued at $950.  (Minimum Bid $450.)


Peapod "Pod Buoy" Jewelry

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Buoy's have changed throughout time, but the iconic shape has stayed the same. They are painted according to a variation of colored lines chosen by the lobsterman. We have placed 14K Gold "Peas" in this buoy for a timeless look that is sure to go with anything. Includes 18" cable chain. To tell us the colors you can call us or place information in instructions from buyer at the point of checkout.  1 1/8" long.  Valued at $275



Apple Blossom Farm Evening

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Gather nine of your dearest friends and spend a beautiful evening at Apple Blossom Farm.  You will be greeted with a glass of champagne and join your guests for a game of bocce ball or enjoy a seat on the porch overlooking the Apple Orchards.  Our chefs will prepare fine dinner using the freshest of local fishers, farmers and foragers.  We look forward to sharing a wonderful evening with you and your guests!      


Zulu Nyala African Safari

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This is an amazing vacation package - 6 days and 6 nights luxury accommodations for 2  Includes: three delicious meals per day, prepared by the finest international chefs - with an African flavour of course.  Two Game Viewing activities per day, guided by your own professional game rangers in open game viewing vehicles, in Zulu Nyala game reserve.   (The filming location of "I dreamed of Africa" starring Kim Basinger)  Visit the Zulu Nyala Website at zulunyalagroup.com   - Package Value $6500.


Sugarloaf Camp and Condo

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Get your group together and bid on this Tennis Camp led by our own Lisa Gilbride which includes a condo for 10!!!


Damariscotta Lake Camp

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The Lake is beautiful all year with activities for each season including snowmobiling and ice fishing in to the winter!  Available Columbus Day - Memorial Day (Excluding Christmas and Thanksgiving) 


One Week Stay in this 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 half bath, sleeps 8
Visit this link for more information on this great cottage
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p150606   Valued at $2000


Harborside Hotel and Spa

Bar Harbor, ME

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Nestled on downtown Bar Harbor's scenic waterfront with breathtaking views of Frenchman's Bay, The Harborside Hotel, Spa & Marina embodies the enduring beauty of coastal Maine. Experience an irresistible blend of comfort in luxury in our 193 guest rooms and suites, complemented by thoughtful amenities and a tranquil seaside ambiance ideal for romantic getaways, family vacations, and one-of-a-kind celebrations.  


This package entitles the bearer to a 2 night stay for 2 people at the Harborside Hotel, Marina & Spa in Bar Harbor 

Valued at $600



525 Main Street

PO Box 787

Damariscotta, ME 04543 

(207) 563-9622



Columbus Day through Memorial Day

Monday-Thursday 5am-9pm 

Friday 5am-8pm

Saturday 7am-4pm     

Sunday 9am-2pm

Memorial Day through Columbus Day

Monday – Thursday 5am-8pm

Friday 5am-7pm

Saturday 7am-4pm






  • NEW YEARS DAY, January 1                      CLOSED


  • EASTER, April 12                                      CLOSED

  • MEMORIAL DAY, May 25                           CLOSED

  • INDEPENDENCE DAY, July 4                       CLOSED

  • LABOR DAY, September 7                          CLOSED

  • COLUMBUS DAY, October 12                     CLOSED

  • VETERAN’S DAY, November 11                  CLOSED

  • THANKSGIVING DAY, November 26            CLOSED

  • CHRISTMAS EVE, December 24                 CLOSING AT 1PM 

  • CHRISTMAS DAY, December 25                 CLOSED

  • NEW YEARS EVE, December 31                 CLOSING AT 1PM