Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Beautiful Waterfront Lake House, Kennebunk Pond

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Waterfront House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Located down a tree lined road about 1 mile from Kennebunk Pond Road. The pond is 224 acres and also includes a 500 acre water shed.

The sense of privacy is from the tree studded shores as well as the 100 feet of shore frontage. One of the abutting cottages is on a very large lot which also creates additional privacy.

The house has been redone from to to bottom. Hardwood floors, new kitchen with all appliances and utensils, has ample counter space for the gourmet chef and opens to the dining area and views of Kennebunk Pond.

The living area with wood burning fireplace (great Maine woods aroma) opens to the over-sized deck. The water frontage consists of boulders and an area where the dock is and foot access to a cleared area with sandy bottom for swimming at Kennebunk Pond.

Sunbathing is on the deck. There is a canoe, row boat, and kayaks for guest use. You can launch your own boat at the public launch and motor or sail to the private dock.

There are two bedrooms and a full bath on the first floor. One has two double beds the other a queen bed. There is a convertible couch in the living area. Bedroom up has queen bed and private 3/4 bath.

The dining table easily seats 8. There are stools at the kitchen counter.

Call for additional info. Available all year round and Kennebunk Pond is a popular ice fishing destination.

Keywords: Lake House, Waterfront

More Details

Property Manager
Anne
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 31, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Dear Anne & Steve,



We had perfect weather this weekend to relax & visit with our daughter who attends UNE!



Your home is so pretty and comfortable! We love being on the lake and enjoying the beautiful views. We look forward to visiting again soon.
Nov 2009
  • 1 of 7

Amenities

Lyman House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Playpen/Crib Booster Chair at dining room table, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Kennebunk Pond is well known for trout fishing and crystal clear, spring water.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

100% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Beautiful Waterfront Lake House, Kennebunk Pond
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews
5

Heavenly!!

  • 5 of 5

I was tasked with finding a place to hold my family reunion. (ages ranging from 4 to 86 years old!) This lovely home far exceeded my expectations. Eight of us slept comfortably, while we breezily entertained a group of thirteen for a Fourth of July cookout. Everyone was "wowed" by the light and open feeling of the interior, with the high ceiling and stone fireplace. The home is beautifully decorated, well cared for, and amply equipped with everything we needed for a fun week. Its location is ideal, with some of the family day-tripping to Ogunquit and Kennebunkport, while some went brew-pub hopping in Portland. Most of us were quite content to just stay at the pond. BEST SUNRISES OVER THE POND each morning with a cup of coffee on the dock!! Loons serenaded us every night. We swam every day, and made good use of the kayaks that were available, and did some fishing. Caught two bass, (one from the dock, and one from a kayak) which were fried up and devoured for lunch. The owner Anne made the whole transaction so easy and responded immediately to all of my inquiries. The day after our arrival, her husband gave us a call to make sure we were settled in nicely and to make sure we were able to find what we needed, which was a nice touch and made us feel so welcome. A lot of wonderful memories were made here over our week's stay....hands-down, one of the best vacations ever!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kathleen thank you so much for your great review of our camp! It makes Steve and I so happy to know that you and your family enjoyed yourselves! It is quite a special spot and knowing that you enjoyed it just as much as we do is wonderful! The swimming and fishing can't be beat! And the fact that it's close to so many other attractions is great. We have several repeat guests each year and maybe you'll consider doing the same. We would love to have you!!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

great spot

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the house and gorgeous views of Kenebunk pond.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Joe, I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay at the pond! Maybe you'll consider coming back for another stay!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

The house and location were perfect!

Loved every minute! The view far exceeded my expectations. Best family vacation we have ever taken.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Amy, Steve and I are so pleased that you enjoyed your vacation at our home on the pond! We really try to make it as comfortable as possible and it sounds like we succeeded! Maybe you'll consider coming back for another visit? I think the pond is so peaceful that it keeps drawing everyone back! Thank you for the lovely review! Kind regards, Anne and Steve
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Beautiful, perfect home in a peaceful setting.

  • 5 of 5

My family had a wonderful week on the lake.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Filipa, this was your 4th time as our guests. Steve and I are so glad you enjoyed your stay once again! We love the wreath your daughter made with items she found on the property! We hope you'll be back next year!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Arundel Maine
5

Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful stay to celebrate our 45th wedding anniversary with our children and grandchildren. A beautiful home and setting for swimming, fishing, and reading! We hope to be able to experience the wonder of the "blue house" on Kennebunk Pond again!!

Thank you for opening your home to us!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2014
  • Stayed: June 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy Anniversary to you and your husband! Steve and I are honored that you chose our home to celebrate with your family! We're so happy that the "blue house" has been your family vacation destination for the past few years. Hopefully we'll host you again next year!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Hackettstown, NJ
5

Everything and more

  • 5 of 5

This is our third visit to the Lyman house and, as usual, everything was perfect. I stopped bringing linens and towels after our first vacation here because everything Anne has stocked is perfect! If you are looking for a place where you can walk in and relax, this is the place. The house is always clean and well kept. It is immediately apparent that the owners, Anne and Steve, want you to enjoy yourselves and they will most likely call to make sure everything is to your satisfaction. The lake is beautiful and right outside the back door, fishing is great, and your kids will keep themselves busy with the paddleboat. If you want to leave the simplicity of the lake house you can visit nearby Kennebunkport, Ogunquit or Old Orchard Beach, and be sure to go to Shaker Pond Ice Cream in Alfred! The best homemade ice cream!! Thank you Anne and Steve, we'll be back next year :)

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2014
  • Stayed: June 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Pam! Steve and I are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your vacation at the pond! We strive to offer our guests a comfortable and pleasurable experience. Your review makes me feel that we're doing something right! We look forward to having you again next year. Enjoy the rest of your summer!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Portland
Nearest Ferry
24 Miles
Portland
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Saco
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Rt 95
Nearest Beach
17 Miles
Kennebunk Beaches, Old Orchard Beach

Kennebunk Pond is a 224 acre spring fed pond with clean, clear water and an abundance of trout and other fish. Also great for water sports and simply beautiful to look at.

Photos

Rates & Availability

Available
Unavailable
Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties