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Gracious 3BR Lakeside Home. Pet Friendly, Family-Friendly, Beautiful Grounds.

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view of the house from the side lawn

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Last updated: 04/11/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Bryant Pond house description

This handsome country home sits along a rural road overlooking Lake Christopher. A natural footpath leads down to the lake below. We have gorgeous views of fall colors all around the house and on the mountain across the lake in the fall. In the winter, you can cross country ski, snowshoe out our back door and easily access several downhill ski mountains in the area.

The downstairs includes a mudroom, and a fully equipped kitchen, a living/dining room which features a piano and fireplace, a full bath and a den with small TV that can only be used for DVD. Upstairs there are three bedrooms: two with queen beds and lake views, one of which has an optional second queen futon, and one double with a garden view. There is also a full bath with laundry room.

Our Lakeside Retreat is a perfect jumping off point for all that Western Maine and the White Mountains have to offer. The house is only a 10 minute drive from Bethel (Sunday River, shops, restaurants, hiking, outdoor adventure center, water park) and a 45 minute drive from New Hampshire (hiking/skiing in the White Mountains, outlet shopping). It is also the perfect place to get away from it all... eating dinner on the screened in porch while watching the sunset over the lake and listening to the loons calling, reading a book in the hammock under the trees... enjoying the beautiful flower gardens and woods around the house. Or getting cosy in front of the fireplace and watching the snow fall through the big picture windows. Your stay at our Lakeside Retreat is sure to be a truly magical experience!


no smoking, washer/dryer, pet friendly, kid friendly

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs are totally welcome. We require a $100 if you wish to bring you dog(s)....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    We have a TINY television. It has a screen smaller than a computer screen. We do not have any kind of access to TV channels. We recommend that renters bring their own computer/tablet etc....moreless

  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    Lake views form the porch, kitchen, dining area and two bedrooms upstairs...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Our house is situated right on Lake Christopher )aka Bryant Pond). There is a dock and easy access to the water. There are lake views from most rooms in the house....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    There is a small mountain (called 'The Cliff' across the lake from our house. Hiking trails can get you up to the summit for a stunning view of the lake and surrounding area....moreless

  • Water View:

    Wonderful lake views from most rooms in the house....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
winter
Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$150
$995
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$995

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning $50
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Guest are required to pay in full in order to reserve the property for the week of their choice. We accept checks mailed to the address we provide you.


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Last updated: 04/11/2015
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland
5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Bethel
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bethel
60 Miles
Nearest Train
Portland
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Grey
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bethel
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt Abraham

Car: Necessary

 

Manager info

About: My name is Eli, I am the daughter of the owner, Alice. I live in Maine and try to get to Bryant Pond as often as I can. We tend to visit whenever there aren't renters because we love the place so much. We are both avid gardeners as is attested to by the herb garden and flower gardens around the house. We are also keen hikers and boaters, both of which the Western Mountains region is perfect for.

Why Bryant Pond:
My mother bought this property some 40 years ago. We lived in the house for many years before moving elsewhere in Maine. While growing up we only rented it in the winter and would live there all summer. But now we have started renting in out all times of year and just using it ourselves when other people aren't there.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • view of the house from the side lawn

    view of the house from the side lawn

  • master  bedroom w/ queen bed and picture windows w/ lake views

    master bedroom w/ queen bed and picture windows w/ lake views

  • upstairs bedroom with queen bed and lake views

    upstairs bedroom with queen bed and lake views

  • sitting area on the screened in porch

    sitting area on the screened in porch

  • side lawn with flower gardens and wooden swing overlooking the lake

    side lawn with flower gardens and wooden swing overlooking the lake

  • canoe and kayak available for use

    canoe and kayak available for use

  • living room with stone fireplace and adjoining piano room

    living room with stone fireplace and adjoining piano room

  • view from the master bedroom

    view from the master bedroom

  • third upstairs bedroom with double bed and garden views

    third upstairs bedroom with double bed and garden views

  • dining area on the screened in porch

    dining area on the screened in porch

  • short path from the house down to the water

    short path from the house down to the water

  • view of the lake from our dock

    view of the lake from our dock

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/11/2015
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