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The Modern Comforts of Home with Easy Access to Maine's Natural Beauty

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Last updated: 08/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Dover-Foxcroft cottage description

Center Pond Retreat is located on the north shore of Center Pond in the Town of Sangerville with easy access over a 2 mile well-maintained gravel road. The camp is located on the water with beautiful views from the living room and both bedrooms. It is only 8 miles from Dover-Foxcroft, 14 miles from Dexter, and 7 miles from Guilford. There is a hammock, outdoor fire pit, picnic table, a 36' aluminum dock with stairs, and 2 kayaks available at no charge. The camp has a small bedroom on the first floor with a twin/ full bunkbed, and a large loft area on the second floor with a king size bed & sitting area. There is one full bathroom on the first floor. The camp also has a fully-equipped kitchen including a gas range/stove, large refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, microwave, toaster oven, and all of the smaller applicances you may need to enjoy your stay. There are plenty of dishes, flatware and utensils. A stacked washer/ dryer is on the first floor. There are two flat screen LED TVs (42' & 32') with DIRECT TV. And free WiFi! All linens, bath towels, and kitchen towels are provided. For chilly nights in Maine there are two wall-mounted gas heaters.

There is a public boat launch on Center Pond for those who wish to bring their own boat.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 and older...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Due to open stairway to loft with King Size bed and sitting area, may be more suitable for children 5 and up...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking in cottage or on premises...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 bunk bed

            Full/ Twin Bunkbed...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king


          • Downstairs Bedroom- Full/ Twin Bunkbed, closet, and office nook with chair Upstairs Bedroom- King Size Bed with Sitting Area...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Vanity, mirror...moreless

          • Full Bathroom with vanity and mirror

          Other Amenities

              • This is a getaway not to be missed. Incredible views from waterfront windows and amenities like free WiFi and use of kayaks included. ...moreless


              • Satellite / Cable:

                Direct TV with 150 channels and access to local Maine stations...moreless

              • Television:

                Living Room with 42-inch wall mounted flat screen TV, Upstairs Bedroom with 32-inch flat screen TV...moreless

              • Toys:

                Limited supply of toys for small children...moreless


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic


              • Churches
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    Located on the north shore of Center Pond with 200' of frontage...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Tubing


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people


                  • Air Conditioning:

                    A window unit is available...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    2 wall-mounted propane heaters available...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Free Wi-Fi...moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    All provided...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Glider rocker, love seat with recliner, sofa with recliner, lamps, and 42 inch flat screen...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Available for trailers...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Landline with long distance in US and Canada...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    All provided...moreless

                  • Washing Machine


                  • Coffee Maker:

                    12-cup coffee maker with filters...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Service for 8, all pots, pans, cookware, utensils, and lobster pot...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven


                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Two 14' kayaks available for use with lifejackets...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Large lawn between camp and lake with hammock, firepit, picnic table, and bench on shore, front lawn with flower beds...moreless

                  • Tennis:

                    Public tennis courts located nearby...moreless



                  Write a review 5
                  from 6 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Low Season
                  May 15 - Jun 30
                  7 night min stay

                  High Season
                  Jul 1 - Aug 31
                  7 night min stay

                  Low Season
                  Sep 1 - Oct 31
                  7 night min stay

                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Cleaning Fee $75
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 8%


                  Property can be rented only on a weekly basis from Saturday to Saturday

                  2-week maximum, unless otherwise approved by owner

                  Check-in at 3:00 pm on day of arrival, and Check-out at 10:00 am on day of departure

                  Rental agreement will be provided and signed by renter

                  Deposit and security deposit will be returned if cancellation is made 60 days prior to scheduled arrival

                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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                  Last updated: 08/18/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  • Pat's Dairyland

                    "A small, but very good place to eat-in or take-out. If the weather is nice, sit on the picni..."

                  • Butterfield's Ice Cream

                    "Best place in Dover-Foxcroft to get local homemade ice cream. Many choose from. T..."

                  • Stutzman's Farmstand

                    "Only located 5 miles from camp, this farm stand and café is a great place to purchase local ..."

                  • Mountain's Market

                    "Best place to buy the famous Maine lobster to bring back to camp to cook and enjoy. Ask for ..."

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                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Bangor International Airport
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Piscataquis Country Club
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Rte. 23
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Stutzman's Cafe

                  Car: Necessary

                  Center Pond Retreat is located in the small Town of Sangerville, and is within reasonable driving distance of world class destinations including Acadia National Park, the Moosehead Lake region, the 100-mile Wilderness section of the Appalachian Trail, which begins in Monson and terminates at the top of Mt. Katahdin. Mt. Katahdin is also located in Baxter State Park, a 200,000 acre park containing 46 mountain peaks and known for its remote hiking and paddling opportunities. Center Pond Retreat is also near other significant natural resources, including the 839-acre Peaks-Kinney State Park located on Sebec Lake, a 10 mile-long lake with cold water fisheries. Park has a beach with picnic and grill sites. There is also Little Moose Public Reserved Lands located in Greenville, a 15,000 acre forest with backcountry hiking and fishing opportunities, and the 15,628 acre Seboeis Public Reserved Lands forest with many miles of shoreline on Sebeois Lake, a lake that supports a cold water/ warm water fisheries. This area is known for its abundant wildlife, and offers opportunities to photograph the famous Maine moose. For those with off road bikes, there is the Four Seasons Adventure Trail, a State-owned linear multi-use trail that begins in Newport and ends in Dover-Foxcroft. The Maine Audubon Society oversees the Borestone Mountain Audubon Sanctuary, a 1,600 acre nature preserve, with a hike-to Nature Center, examples of old growth forest, and crystalline ponds, and hiking trails. Center Pond Retreat is located near the towns of Dover-Foxcroft, Sangerville, Guilford, and Dexter, all towns with cultural and historical significance, and all typical of a rural Maine community, self-reliant, great food, and friendly people.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2013

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  All amenities provided, beautiful waterfront, hammock, two kayaks provided, free Wifi.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english



                  • Center Pond Retreat

                    Center Pond Retreat

                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • Kitchen


                  • Downstairs bedroom, Full/Twin Bunk bed

                    Downstairs bedroom, Full/Twin Bunk bed

                  • View up into the loft/master bedroom/sitting area

                    View up into the loft/master bedroom/sitting area

                  • Loft sitting area

                    Loft sitting area

                  • Camp at night

                    Camp at night

                  • Backyard


                  • The dock

                    The dock

                  • Center Pond from the kayak

                    Center Pond from the kayak

                  • View from West Rd.

                    View from West Rd.

                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • View from Living Room

                    View from Living Room

                  • Kitchen table

                    Kitchen table

                  • Office nook in downstairs bedroom

                    Office nook in downstairs bedroom

                  • Master bedroom, king bed

                    Master bedroom, king bed

                  • Bathroom


                  • Dock for a boat

                    Dock for a boat

                  • Dock for a boat.

                    Dock for a boat.

                  • Our view

                    Our view

                  • Two pairs of loons

                    Two pairs of loons

                  • Dawn


                  VRBO #481833

                  There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $798 - $994 per week (USD)

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 08/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 08/18/2014
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