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Historic Boathouse on Long Lake

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Library, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9-10)

An Historic Setting:

The Boathouse is over 115 years old. The original purpose being a working boathouse for boat building and repair. The renovation began in 1996.

It sits on granite, supporting a fifty foot concrete deck. The deck and house are surrounded on three side by the lake, giving one the feeling of being on a ship.

The views are expansive, leaving one in awe! The furnishings and amenities have been described by renters as elegantly comfortable.

The Boathouse on Long Lake is a place that you will want to return to!

A Four Season Destination:

In the summer enjoy swimming, boating, fishing..right from the deck! We also have many beautiful hiking and climbing opportunities close by.

Don't miss the breath taking autumn foliage! During the winter months snowmobiling, cross country ski, downhill ski, skate, ice fish and fall in love with the scenic Maine winter all from The Boathouse!

The Main House:

Will sleep ten. It has three bedrooms and a large sitting/sleeping area on the second floor. There is a full bath on each floor.

The bedrooms feature a nautical theme with custom Oak Captain beds that provide great sleeping and expansive views. The bathrooms are of the era, with all the modern upgrades.

Keywords: Lakefront Lodge

More Details

Owner
Katherine Vincent
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

Amenities

North Bridgton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , Old bear claw deep relaxing tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Library - 2 sleep sofa /futon , 2 large sitting benches
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sitting area upstairs has very long cushion sitting, a great place to put the young ones to free up beds for adults.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
New Hampshire
5

Fantastic House on Gorgeous Lake

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house! The location was perfect! The house was clean, comfortable, bright, and had everything we needed. Our group had 9 total with 5 adults, 2 older teens and 2 pre-teen. We spent the week swimming, kayaking, fishing, walking, hiking on a fantastic trail nearby, and relaxing! We had great views of incredible sunrises. The fire pit was great for roasting marshmallows. The owner, Leslie, was so nice and we really enjoyed getting to know her. We've rented many lake houses and this was our favorite!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you had a great time staying at the boathouse and hopeful that you will return to our location. Glad you enjoyed time in our beautiful scenes and beautiful locations around the area.
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5

Our whole family loved being at the Boat House!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was delightful and everyone loved being right on the water and having so many options! Swimming, boating, reading outside, reading inside, playing cards and games, cooking, and enjoying conversation. The large open living room and kitchen was the perfect gathering spot for visiting friends and family. The ceiling fans provided great air circulation both up and downstairs and we all loved the familiar sounds of lake water lapping at the shore, breezes blowing and loons calling. Thank you for a wonderful week. We cannot wait to be back next summer!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so excited to hear that you had a wonderful time. We are excited to see you return next year. BOATHOUSE FAMILY 😍�
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5

PARADISE on Long Lake

  • 5 of 5

For the past Four years the Wife & our Two Dogs pack-up & head North for a lil RnR & to celebrate our Anniversary . We've used HomeAway to stay at other Lakeside homes in NH & ME . As soon as we pulled up to The Boathouse we knew we had struck Gold . It far exceeded our expectations . As described in the name , the house is ON the Lake .. open the back french doors walk a few feet , & dive into beautiful Long Lake . The Town of Bridgton has plenty to do i.e. Movie theater - a Drive-in , shops & restaurants ... I would HIGHLY RECOMMEND this to anyone ... & I know for sure we will be back .The homeowner Leslie was a most gracious & pleasant host .

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
5

Idyllic stay

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have been more pleased with this historic restored boathouse. The peaceful lake is located just off the deck which wraps around the house on three sides. The furnishings are of high quality; the kitchen provides all the equipment you need for a family, and there is a grill outside, a hammock, and many deck chairs for sitting and visiting or watching the calm lake. The captains beds in the upstairs bedrooms are very comfortable, and we heard the loons every evening, and saw them up close each morning in the lake. We felt lucky to stay in this charming, beautiful home, and would return again. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marlborough, MA
5

Loved the boathouse just as much if not more the 2nd time!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for a wonderful vacation with family friends! We really appreciated your quick to response to questions before we arrived and your attention to special details for our visit. I really hope we can come back again! Special touches were the baby ducks that swam by every morning and the Loon songs at night. Can't say enough about how much we loved our stay but we want to make sure there will be a spot for us to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hudson, New Hampshire
5

Breathtaking view, beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

You can not get any closer to the water if you tried! We love the Boathouse on Long Lake and we rent it year after year! The rooms are nicely decorated. The expansive windows make you feel like you are on the water. It is a very relaxing vacation. We rent a pontoon boat and go out every evening for a sunset cruise. Just amazing! I would highly recommend this home to anyone. The pictures are accurate but do not even begin to show the beauty of this home! All ready booked for next year!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
28 Miles
Portland Maine ( PWM)
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Campfire grill
Nearest Ferry
29 Miles
Casco bay ferry
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Bridgton Highlands
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Portland Maine Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Oxford Plains Speedway
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Campfire grill
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Shawnee Peak
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
North Bridgton
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

North Bridgton House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
SUMMER 2017
Jun 25 2017 - Aug 25 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,750
 
 
Nightly Rate
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Fall Foliage
Sep 3 2017 - Nov 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
SUMMER 2018
Jun 24 2018 - Sep 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
$3,750
 
 
Fall Foliage 2018
Sep 2 2018 - Dec 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$2,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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