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Norcross Cottage, Quiet Lakeside Cottage in Maine Moose Country

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Last updated: 06/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This charming historic cottage is attached to our home and is our year round guest house. It sits in a quiet cove with access to the 5 larger lakes around it. It is 5 miles to the town of Millinocket and is easy to get to. It's a wonderful place for water activities or just relaxing by the water. It's also a great jumping off point for the Katahdin region including Baxter State Park. We have a paddle boat,two canoes, and two kayaks available. Bird watch, leaf peep, moose watch, white water raft, hike, kayak, swim, fish, x-country ski ,snow shoe, ATV, snowmobile or just relax and enjoy the view. We are close to a network of trails. Just leave the house and hit the trails.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • satellite tv, picnic table, , fire pit, swinging chair Please bring your own sheets and towels. If this is not possible, they can be provided for a laundry fee. Fax and phone are available, but are not located in the house. Dial up internet is available for laptops....moreless


  • Books:

    There is a selection of books, many on Maine and the area....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    There is a DVD player....moreless

  • Games:

    There are puzzles and card games, and a few other games, but bring your own if you have favorites....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    The tv is satellite with lots of stations and sirius radio....moreless

  • Television:

    There is a tv in the living room....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    We have quite a few DVDs, but bring your own favorites if you wish....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Previously we only had upstairs air conditioning, but last summer was very hot, so we have added downstairs air conditioning....moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    We have satellite internet....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    For short stays or for those who fly, linens are provided. For longer stays they can be requested....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    There is plenty of parking for cars, boats, snowmobiles, and snowmobile trailers, as well as ATVs and trailers....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    For short stays towels are provided. For longer stays, they can be requested....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    There are plenty of cooking utensils....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    There are plenty of dishes and utensils....moreless

  • Freezer:

    The freezer is the upper part of the refrigerator....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    The refrigerator is full size....moreless

  • Stove:

    The stove is electric....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio:

    We have just added a large deck off the bedroom upstairs....moreless

  • Golf Clubs
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    We have 2 kayaks and 1 canoe for use by our guests. Also provided are life jackets....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Guests have full access to a large yard on the lake complete with chairs and a fire pit....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is a gas grill located down by the lake and a picnic table....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Pedal Boat
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water


Write a review 4.9
from 15 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 - Jun 13, 2015
2 night min stay
$600 $2,000
Jun 14 - Sep 12, 2015
2 night min stay
$550 $2,000
Sep 13 - Dec 12, 2015
2 night min stay
$700 $2,600
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$700 $2,600
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $49
  • Tax Rate 8%


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Last updated: 06/01/2015
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates


78 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bangor International Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
hillcrest golfclub ( 9 holes )
150 Miles
Nearest Train
17 Miles
Nearest Motorway
route 95
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
scootic inn
2 Miles
Nearest Ski
cross country ski the Bait Hole Trail
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
one of many secluded beaches on the lakes

Car: Not Necessary

Festivals,day trips to the coast,white water rafting,climbing Mt. Kathadin,hike (Baxter State Park,Gulf Hagus, the Appalachian Trail ),fish, bike,water ski, canoe,golf, kayak,nature walks,bird or moose watching,boat sail,tour,antique hunting,museums (logging, transportation, railroad )hunt , snowmobile, atv, x-country ski or just relax and lay back.

Other Activities: snowmobile from our door to access many trails


Owner info

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Speaks: english



  • The Cottage

    The Cottage

  • The back yard

    The back yard

  • The living room

    The living room

  • Mt Katahdin in the winter, xcoutntry ski in the winter, hike- rest of the year

    Mt Katahdin in the winter, xcoutntry ski in the winter, hike- rest of the year

  • The Cove, Cottage is at the end of the cove

    The Cove, Cottage is at the end of the cove

  • The dinning room

    The dinning room

  • We get lots of snow in the winter,many xcountry ski + snowmobile trails.

    We get lots of snow in the winter,many xcountry ski + snowmobile trails.

  • Mt. Katahdin is located in Baxter Park, near Millinocket

    Mt. Katahdin is located in Baxter Park, near Millinocket

$125 - $150 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/01/2015
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Norcross Cottage, quiet lakeside cottage in Maine moose country

Millinocket #167216ha

2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 6

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