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Lake Country Summer Vacations for Adults, Families. / Hanover Area.

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Last updated: 07/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hanover cottage description

Experience a joyous New England summer vacation on Upper Baker Pond, rural and private, 1200 feet of shoreline and 7 acres of open fields and woodsy areas. Columbia Cottage is your home away from home. The kitchen is equipped for quick meals or gourmet dinners. A queen master bedroom and a den which can be converted to a second bedroom. A gas grill and picnic table are right outside your kitchen door. Sit on your covered porch with your morning coffee and enjoy the lake and mountain views. How about a day at the lake. Step down to the beach and there you are ready to jump in for a morning dip. You’ll have use of kayaks, rowboats, a canoe and a sail boat. How are you at ping pong, horseshoes, or badminton? Play tether ball, and bocce. Toss a football, have a game of catch, throw your dog a ball. You are 35 minutes north of Dartmouth. The seven acre property is named Sunset Ranch.

Restaurants, Groceries, Organic, & Farm Stands :: Restaurants, Groceries, Organic, & Farm Stands : The region has many restaurants, from fast food to fine dining. Two in Orford are Ariana's and Peyton Place. Cross the bridge into Fairlee VT and you'll find Leda's Pizza, Fairlee Diner, and Whippi Dip. A few other popular eating places are Colintina Exit in Bradford VT, Stella's in Lyme, Thai Orchid, Molly's Balloon, and Jesse's Steak Seafood & Tavern in Hanover. For breakfast or lunch try the Fairlee Diner in Fairlee, VT or Plain Jane's in Rumney, NH. For your groceries, Wings in Fairlee, Hannafords and Super Wal-Mart in Plymouth, Hannaford's in Bradford, VT, Shawnees in Wentworth. Three Co-Ops located in Hanover have excellent organic groceries. Local farm stands are in Orford, Fairlee, Bradford and many other Upper Valley towns.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


              • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon


              • * The Master bedroom has a queen bed, 2 dressers, an air conditioner, and ceiling fan. The den has a full futon, day bed, picture windows with wonderful views of the lake and grounds and a door for access to the covered porch. You will be able to access the bathroom from either the bedroom or kitchen/living room area. Columbia Cottage is an ideal vacation home for a couple with or without children....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Your cottage has been designed and equipped for your comfort and convenience. All bed linens, blankets, bath towels, plastic and paper products are provided. Free local and long distance calls within the US & Canada. Also provided for you are laundry products, bath and kitchen soaps. Wireless Internet Access is available from your cottage. A fire pit is available for evening marshmallow toasting and camp fires. An out building, Smith Cabin, is centrally located on the grounds. Smith Cabin houses the washer/dryer, as well as the sports equipment, board games, puzzles, DVD's, books, magazines, chess and checkers. ...moreless


                  • Books
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Ping Pong Table
                  • Video Library
                  • VCR
                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • DVD Player
                  • Radio
                  • CD Player


                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions
                  • Family
                  • Away From It All


                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Pond
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Forests
                  • Live Theater
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Horseshoes
                  • Antiquing
                  • Walking
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing

                  local services and businesses

                  • Groceries
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Hospital
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Babysitter

                  Location Type

                  • Waterfront
                  • Lake

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Fishing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Golf
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Dining Room
                      • Seating for 4 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


                          • Activities Guide
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Telephone
                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Internet
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Wireless Internet
                          • Local Maps
                          • Broadband Access
                          • Heating
                          • Living Room
                          • Parking:

                            Private parking area is convenient....moreless

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional


                              • Grill
                              • 4 Ring Stove
                              • Cooking Utensils
                              • Coffee Maker
                              • Toaster
                              • Refrigerator
                              • Oven
                              • Microwave
                              • Blender
                              • Pantry Items
                              • Dishes & Utensils


                              • Boat:

                                Row boat and small sailboat...moreless

                              • Outdoor Grill
                              • Deck / Patio
                              • Lawn / Garden
                              • Sailboat
                              • Kayak / Canoe
                              • Canoe
                              • Barbecue
                              • Large Cooler
                              • Raft
                              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                              • Beach Chairs
                              • Outdoor Grill Gas


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                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Jun 5 - Sep 6, 2014
                              7 night min stay


                              Changeover Day: Saturday

                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Cleaning $0
                              • Tax Rate 9%


                              * Refundable Security/Damage Deposit $400.00

                              * Accepted Payment: Master Card, VISA, Discover, American Express, PayPal, Check

                              * No Cleaning Fee

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                              Last updated: 07/10/2014
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                              86 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Manchester Airport, New Hampshire
                              33 Miles
                              Nearest Train
                              White River Junction, Vermont
                              11 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              I-91 Exit 15 Fairlee VT / Orford NH
                              11 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Lake Morey CC, Fairlee VT

                              Car: Necessary

                              Your lakefront cottage, located on Upper Baker Pond, 10 miles east of Route 10 in Orford, NH and 6 miles west of Wentworth NH. You'll have a wonderful location for experiencing a New England summer vacation. Your cottage is located between the lakes, mountain areas and the Hanover/Dartmouth area. Plymouth NH, 25 minutes SE a destination for cultural events and the gateway to NH's White Mountains or travel south 35 minutes to Hanover, home to Dartmouth College. Plan on visiting Dartmouth's Hopkins Center for the Arts for theater, concerts, or art exhibits. A short walk from your cottage is the Appalachian Trail. Follow the trail and climb Mt. Cube. Golf in Fairlee VT and Bradford VT., explore the caves at Lost River in North Woodstock, or Polar Caves in Rumney.


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                              • Swim area

                                Swim area

                              • Lots of light

                                Lots of light

                              • Covered porch, lake views, sit back and relax

                                Covered porch, lake views, sit back and relax

                              • Den converts to a 2nd bedroom

                                Den converts to a 2nd bedroom

                              • Private Waterfront

                                Private Waterfront

                              • Pet Friendly

                                Pet Friendly

                              • Go for a sail

                                Go for a sail

                              • Fishing dock is popular

                                Fishing dock is popular

                              • Living Room and Kitchen, open floor plan

                                Living Room and Kitchen, open floor plan

                              • Den with beautiful views

                                Den with beautiful views

                              • Queen Bed in Master Bedroom

                                Queen Bed in Master Bedroom

                              • Sandy beach, clean and fresh water, gradual slope

                                Sandy beach, clean and fresh water, gradual slope

                              • Spacious grounds

                                Spacious grounds

                              • Lake and mountain views!

                                Lake and mountain views!

                              $1,250 per week (USD)

                              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

                              View calendar: Updated 07/10/14
                              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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