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

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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property 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, charcoal grill, 2 picnic tables, 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

  • 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, pull out sofa located in sitting area upstairs as well...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Vanity, mirror, sink...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


  • Books:

    Excellent selection of books...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Limited supply of games and puzzles...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
  • Photography
  • 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
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    A window unit is available...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair 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
  • Telephone:

    Landline with long distance in US...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


  • Deck / Patio:

    Small deck on side with small table and two chairs...moreless

  • Golf:

    Public golf courses located nearby...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

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

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn between camp and lake with hammock, firepit, 2 picnic tables, 4 lawn chairs, 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
Jun 13 - Jun 20, 2015
7 night min stay

High Season
Jun 21 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

Low Season
Sep 6 - Oct 10, 2015
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • 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 will be returned if cancellation is made 60 days prior to scheduled arrival

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Last updated: 05/30/2015
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    "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 and stairs up to loft master bedroom and sitting area

    Living room and stairs up to loft master bedroom and sitting area

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Office nook in downstairs bedroom in front of second bay window with water view

    Office nook in downstairs bedroom in front of second bay window with water view

  • 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 on Center Pond

    Two pairs of loons on Center Pond

  • Dawn


  • View from West Rd.

    View from West Rd.

  • Living Room with bay window with water view

    Living Room with bay window with water view

  • 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

  • House view from the backyard

    House view from the backyard

  • Camp at night

    Camp at night

  • Backyard


  • The dock from side sun porch which as a table and 2 chairs for morning coffee

    The dock from side sun porch which as a table and 2 chairs for morning coffee

  • Center Pond from the kayak

    Center Pond from the kayak

  • Fall Foliage

    Fall Foliage

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