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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:
September 16, 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
  • festivals
  • 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 -
(14 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
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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

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Total beauty & tranquility all around. We have been enjoying the boathouse for several years and it has become my quiet sanctuary. For my family it is togetherness, adventure and enjoying every aspect of the lake!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Unbelievable!

  • 5 of 5

This is by far the nicest house on the lake. It is meticulously maintained, incredibly scenic, right on the lake. We had eight people stay, all slept comfortably. There is so much charm and beauty to this house. Katherine made the booking process very easy and Leslie gave us the whole history of the house when we arrived, which made the stay even more meaningful. There were no amenities unaccounted for! Great place!!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely old historic cottage

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage

Lovely lake

Lovely time

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you loved the boathouse and cannot wait to see you back next year. OUR BOATHOUSE FAMILY
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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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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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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

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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