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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Sad to be back to life in the fast lane.Every other year we look for a large home to rent around the Augusta area as we have extended family all around Maine . We had 23 people travel from northern Virginia this year to rent this home from the Howard's. We have rented several different homes in the Belgrade lake area,Cobbossee,Androscoggin, and China lake .I have no doubt that I will look no further, as this home will be our final resting place on a lake in Maine to vacation . I was in contact with the owner on several occasions .He always got right back to me regarding any question or concern . Mr Howard even let my family meet him at the house to tour it while he was there winterizing it.
The Howard's home is absolutely perfect for a large group of all ages.We ranged from ages 1 -75. Even with such a large group we NEVER felt crowded or bored here no matter what the weather happened to be .
The house was VERY clean upon arrival.Nice leather furniture.The kitchen was awesome with an incredible Viking stove.All the bedrooms were very comfortable with nice sheets. The water pressure in all the showers was outstanding.The loft was huge and just perfect for all our teenagers. The upper and lower deck was great for a outdoor dining together. The game room always had someone in it. Pinball machines were a blast. Very neat and organized.The outdoor sport activities were endless! The little ones loved the playground as well. Go the extra mile and rent the new Pontoon boat . It was a huge highlight to be able to take family cruises every day. Mr Howard also allowed us to bring our bass boat and jet ski. Loved having all the kayaks so everyone could get a better view of this quiet beautiful lake. We picked blueberries from one of the small islands and saw lots of loons, hawks, turtles, deer and a bald eagle. One of our favorites things to do in Maine is fish. We had a family tournament between us and the winner caught an almost 4 lb. large mouth bass . The fishing was not a disappointment. Lots of good size fish.My personal favorite feature besides having my family and friends under one roof in such a great place would have to be watching everyone go down the waterside . Sheer Joy !
If you have a large group of people who are not uptight, love to live life as it should be. Can relax ,appreciate good company , can have fun and enjoy many aspects of the Maine outdoors than this is your place. So glad I found it . Thank You Mr & Mrs. Howard we will be back!"
Guest: Maureen B.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 19, 2015
"Tall Pines is the perfect place to get away for a Maine escape! A comfortable cabin in a gorgeous setting -- what more could you want? Kathe and Norm have equipped the cabin with everything you need to enjoy your stay -- fully stocked kitchen, awesome deck, dock & fire pit. The peaceful atmosphere offers a great place to relax and rejuvenate in a private setting where you can enjoy amazing views and watching wildlife. Thanks again for letting us share your home!"
Guest: LauraDate of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: September 23, 2014
"Staying at this house was an incredible experience. The lake was pristine, the decor delightful, the hot tub amazing, and the surroundings were awe striking and begging to be explored. I highly recommend this location for anyone looking to get a way for a long weekend, while experiencing nature in an entirely new and inspiring way. I can't imagine having booked a house better than this one"
Guest: Luis V.Date of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: February 11, 2015