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Sandy Beach, Alpine Chalet on Peaceful, Private Pond

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 4 Bedrooms, 1.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Relax and unwind in a comfortable alpine chalet overlooking a private, sandy beach on a calm, quiet pond. Swim, fish, canoe or hike to waterfalls on the many wooded trails around this pond. Read a book on the hammock or enjoy stories and s'mores around a campfire on the beach at night. The enchanting sounds of loons and ducks can be heard and you may even catch a glimpse of a moose or beaver!

Grill your dinner and eat outside on the deck as you watch the brilliant colors of a sunset over the pond and mountains beyond. Play card and board games and challenge a friend to some ping pong fun.

Experience a relaxing, adventurous Maine vacation at the chalet and bunkhouse on tranquil Proctor Pond.

Keywords: Beach Pondfront

More Details

Owner
Sue Peterson
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
May 1, 2017

About Sue Peterson

Our family is very fortunate to live on Cape Cod with it's beautiful ocean beaches and then have this peaceful retreat on a pond in the mountains! We love all the activities of both locations...boating, tennis, hiking, swimming, and skiing!

Sue Peterson purchased this chalet in 2005

Why Sue Peterson chose Sunday River

I chose this Maine rental home because of the privacy, beach, pond, mountain views, and location. It was the family favorite after four years of looking all over Maine!

What makes this chalet unique

Slower heart rate, lower blood pressure, deeper breaths, more laughter, giggles, and smiles. It's a chance to read an entire great book. Enjoy a unique sunset most nights. Have relaxed conversations with family & friends. Embrace nature. Paddle a canoe out to the beaver dams or go down the creek. Tell ghost stories around the campfire. Barbeque a bison burger, drink homemade beer, and have a slice of Melby's BERRY BERRY pie! Enjoy a long, sound sleep!!

Amenities

Stoneham Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming

Reviews

5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Sandy Beach, Alpine Chalet on Peaceful, Private Pond
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
Portland, ME
5

A perfect week with family and friends!

  • 5 of 5

If you enjoy laying down on the hammock under a shady spruce, tanning on the private beach, exploring the pond and its creeks in three of the Chalets watercrafts, reeling in fish after fish, golfing hiking and spending time with family and friends, look no further this is the place for you!

It was an absolute pleasure for my family and dear friends to stay at the Chalet, on the pristine and peace full private pond. Fishing was great for all ages! The kids enjoyed catching a variety of blue gills and lake trout using night crawlers while the bigger kids and adults caught two seven inch bass right off the private beach just steps from the Chalet using rubber worms. Fishing reels, tackle, a raft canoe, and kayak are all at available on the property for use and make for great exploring.

In our option the Chalet far exceeded our expectation! The Chalet was spotless on arrival, and the owners have done a magnificent job organizing information on various amenities from ping pong to movies, board games to camp firewood and citronella candles around the Chalet. Only a short distance off this amazing property we had a wonderful time hiking in the White Mountains, golfing at Lake Kezar Country Club. Less than five minutes down the road is a general store with friend people, fresh produce and the most delicious bacon and buffalo sausages.

Thank you for an amazing and memorable time.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beverly, Ma
5

Stoneham ,Me

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at the house with my parents and 2 of our daughters and our 2 year old grandson. We had an absolute blast playing with Joey in the water. The beach is very private as stated, great for swimming and kayaking or canoeing. We too were fortunate enough to see a female moose across the pond 1 morning. Hated to see our time here end, but there is always next year. Would highly recommend if you enjoy peace and quiet.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Scarborough, ME
5

What a gem

  • 5 of 5

Thank you! We had the best time imaginable. The moose sightings were absolutely highlights as well as sunsets, great fishing, boating, campfires, ping pong, and lots of time on the beach. What a great place you have and we are so grateful we found it/you! Your notes were helpful and we enjoyed walking around Kazar Falls. Thank you again -- we'd recommend it to anyone looking for a getaway!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Concord MA
5

Quiet, lovely large chalet with nice beach, swimming and privacy!

  • 5 of 5

I rented this nice house two years ago in August. The house is cute, plenty of room and 3 nice bedrooms ,1 full bath with tub down and a new half bath upstairs. One BR is downstairs in case you have someone elderly. There are 35? steps to beach which is large and completely private, The swimming was in the pond was great. We had several fun campfires and we even saw a moose across the pond in the early morning! Also great canoeing and fishing. If you want a quiet spot,with a pretty water view, beach and swimming, wildlife and privacy-- this is the place for you! If it rains you can head to Conway to all the outlets, movies etc. There was a fun playroom with ping pong downstairs as well as a full size washer and dryer. Nice rental and I would recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
AJ's Everything Store & Restaurant
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Bridgeton Golf Course or Norway Golf or Lovell
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Melby's
Nearest Ski
13 Miles
Shawnee Peak

This special location is on Proctor Pond on the edge of East Stoneham but in Albany Township (not in a town) but between N. Waterford and Lovell. Many trails around pond and out to waterfalls over river bridge, etc. Nearby gorge, quarry for rock hounds, gorgeous mountain & water views at nearby hikes up Sabattus Mt. in Lovell or Pleasant Mt. in Bridgeton. Relax at chalet with hammock, beach and clear water for swimming, fishing and boating - very private and peaceful but can drive 5--10 min. for theatre, restaurants, galleries, etc. Wonderful vacation location for all ages to enjoy !!

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Rates & Availability

Stoneham Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
$5,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200

Summer Weekly Rentals (Sat. to Sat.): $200 deposit to hold the week--Remainder of week fee due by May 1st --More detail in rental agreement about timing of cancellations--Payment by personal or bank check--

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