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Elegant Lakefront Chalet and Maine's Pristine Winter = Perfection!

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Last updated: 12/13/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Alexander chalet description

Welcome to Pikku Suomi or 'Little Finland', your very own, 'Winter Wonderland!' Floor to ceiling windows look out on evergreen & birch woods to a beautiful & secluded cove just beyond. This all-season house features a custom-built kitchen by Fine Artist of Perry, Maine & a luxurious open floor plan that rises to a large master bedroom. Winter in Maine is indeed, ' The way life should be.' Pristine sunsets over a blanket of white. Over an acre of land & 200 feet of waterfront provide a wonderful sense of privacy & contemplation. The 6,675 acres of Lake Meddybemps support some of the best ice fishing in the state of Maine. Cross-country skiing, snow shoeing and snow mobiling are just some of the adventures that await you. You will love looking out of the massive a-frame window onto the snowy waterfront scenery and relish the warmth of the radiant heat of the floor tiles on your feet. The seacoast of Maine is nearby for dining on lobster or whale-watching. So whether you are a birder, paddler, swimmer, fisher, fall foliage enthusiast or cross-country skier, in whatever season that you visit, you will love returning to “Little Finland”- truly a Maine vacation paradise.

Other Amenities: Bose sound system for radio and CD (plays MP3s as well.) Broadband wireless. Parking for boat/snowmobile trailer. Boat launch for larger boats nearby. Lots of books for reading and some board games as well. Telephone is on regional plan so please bring a calling card for long distance calling. Pikku Suomi is a wonderful location for autumn and winter activities - biking, hiking, snow shoeing, bird-watching, paddling, ice fishing, star-gazing.


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Property Type

  • Chalet
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Long-Term Renters Welcome
      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Considered
      • Wheelchair Inaccessible

      Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

      • Bedroom 1: 1 king


      • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


      • King-size bed features a 'memory foam' mattress providing the most comfortable sleep you'll ever experience....moreless

      Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

      Other Amenities

          • Dogs are considered on a case by case basis. No cats, please. Here are the dog requirements: 1. All dogs must be spayed or neutered, current on their shots, and flea-free. 2. Dogs must be crated when left alone in the house. 3. Dogs are not allowed on beds or furniture. 4. Dogs are not allowed to roam freely outside without supervision or without the control of the owner. Leashing is advised unless you have great control of your dog. There are other homes in the vicinity of our home, and renter's dogs must not become a nuisance to neighbors. 5. Dogs are not allowed to be left outside on a tether, chain, rope, etc. whether the owners are home or away. 6. Dog owners need to keep dogs from digging - the house and grounds are within a conservation protection area, and the ground is easily damaged. 7. Dog owners will take full legal and monetary responsibility for damage or injury caused by their dogs....moreless


          • Books
          • Books For Adults
          • Books For Kids
          • CD Player
          • Games
          • Radio


          • Away From It All
          • Romantic


          • Autumn Foliage
          • Bay/Sound
          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Duty Free Shops
          • Forests
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Pond
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Waterfalls

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Whale Watching

          Location Type

          • Lake
          • Waterfront

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Hunting Big Game
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Ice Skating
          • Jet Skiing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Rafting
          • Sailing
          • Skiing
          • Snorkeling
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Water Skiing
          • Wind-Surfing


          • Dining Room
          • Seating for 4 people


          • Activities Guide
          • Alarm Clock
          • Basic Soaps
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Internet
          • Iron & Board
          • Laundry Soap
          • Linens Provided
          • Local Activities Guide
          • Local Maps
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Paper Towels
          • Parking
          • Parking Off Street
          • Telephone
          • Toilet Paper
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet


          • Coffee Grinder
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Freezer
          • Grill
          • Lobster Pot
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Pantry Items
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster


          • Beach Chairs
          • Beach Towels
          • Binoculars
          • Boat Dock
          • Large Cooler
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Walkway To Water
          • Wood Deck


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          $200 Damage deposit required for a week or longer - $100 damage dep. for daily/weekend stay.
          50% rent due to confirm reservation; the remaining balance, plus the damage deposit and 7% Maine sales tax is due 30 days prior to arrival.  
          For weekly rentals:
          Check in time: 5:00 pm Saturday
          Check out time: 10:00 am Saturday
          For weekend/nightly rentals, we will work to accommodate your needs for check-in/check-out.
          Advance monies are refundable only to the extent that a tenant can be found to occupy the vacated time reserved.
          Pet owners - an additional $100 damage deposit will be required if you bring your pet.

          Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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          Last updated: 12/13/2014
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          90 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Bangor International Airport
          2 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Nook & Cranny
          30 Miles
          Nearest Ferry
          Eastport Ferry
          8 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Calais, ME
          1 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          Route 9 (Airline Road)
          2 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          Nook & Cranny

          Lake Meddybemps borders the Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge, site of one of the largest birding areas in North America and a premier spot to observe the fall migration, and vivid autumn colors! The seacoast of Maine is 40 minutes away, and you won’t want to miss visiting wonderful towns such as Eastport and Lubec where you can sample our world-famous lobster and downeast hospitality. The bold, rockbound coast is nearby and accessible by many public and private park trails. You can make day trips to St. Andrews by-the-Sea or Campobello Island, both in New Brunswick, Canada. Known for its hiking and cross-country ski trails, Campobello is the site of Franklin D. Roosevelt's summer home. Less than 10 miles away is the border town of Calais for shopping, antiquing, movies, and restaurants. Autumn features many local harvest festivals in the nearby small towns, where you can buy everything from home-made pies to quilts to locally produced art, crafts, and other products.

          Other Activities: Ice fishing, snowmobiling


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          Speaks: english, german



          • Pikku Suomi in Winter

            Pikku Suomi in Winter

          • The beautiful edge of Lake Meddybemps

            The beautiful edge of Lake Meddybemps

          • Livingroom


          • Snow shoeing on Lake Meddybemps

            Snow shoeing on Lake Meddybemps

          • Hammock heaven

            Hammock heaven

          • A view of Staples mountain across the frozen lake Meddybemps

            A view of Staples mountain across the frozen lake Meddybemps

          • An early morning paddle in our cove

            An early morning paddle in our cove

          • Another winter's view

            Another winter's view

          • Lake view dining

            Lake view dining

          • Stairs to master bedroom

            Stairs to master bedroom

          • The dock on our tranquil cove

            The dock on our tranquil cove

          • Cool your feet

            Cool your feet

          • Livingroom


          • Sunrise on Lake Meddybemps

            Sunrise on Lake Meddybemps

          • Livingroom


          • Quiet morning on the dock

            Quiet morning on the dock

          • A view from upstairs

            A view from upstairs

          • Staples mountain across from your cove

            Staples mountain across from your cove

          • Kitchen


          • Paddle to a nearby secluded beach

            Paddle to a nearby secluded beach

          • A sunrise view from the chateau

            A sunrise view from the chateau

          • Wading in paradise

            Wading in paradise

          • Sunrise on Meddybemps Lake

            Sunrise on Meddybemps Lake

          • Window view faces shore

            Window view faces shore


          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
          Sleeps 4

          View calendar: Updated 12/13/14
          Member since: 2008
          Speaks: english, german
          • Calendar last updated: 12/13/2014
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          +1 207 8539430

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