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Cozy, Romantic, Lakefront Mother-in-Law Type Apartment with Beautiful Views"""

Bedrooms 1
Space 640 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

kitchen, bedroom with queen sized bed, bath with shower.

Come to Lake Winnisquam to enjoy your spring, summer, or fall holiday. Quiet neighborhood with private yard and swimming. Small boats welcome.

Nearest Airport : Manchester Airport at 48 Miles

Nearest Motorway : Nascar Races at the NH Speedway located 10 miles

Nearest Beach : Right in front of the apartment. Local fresh water public beaches at the Wiers, and in Sanbornton, NH. NH and Maine salt water beaches at 65 Miles

Nearest Barpub : several within 2 miles.

Nearest Ski : Gunstock Ski Area at 10 Miles

Nearest Golf : Pubic Course at 3 Miles

Nearest Restaurant : Several within 2 Miles

Keywords: Apartment; fully equiped

More Details

Dorothy Knowlton
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 8, 2018

About Dorothy Knowlton

My husband and I are retired. He , a retired Forester and I, a retired RN. We love to travel, we love people. we enjoy simple hiking (not too steep), boating, gardening and I love to cook. We like the outdoors in general.

Dorothy Knowlton purchased this apartment in 1982

Why Dorothy Knowlton chose Winnisquam

We have lived in this area a long time; just love it and the four seasons.

Favorite time of day--evening, on the deck with a glss of wine.

What makes this apartment unique

The lake is a beautiful dropback to our lives.


Winnisquam Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 640 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower, Sink with cabinet, Toilet.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen bed (1). Large closet. Two bureaus. Carpeted. Max capacity 2 adults. Friends are welcome to visit, unfortunately, friends not welcome to spend the night; only guests on record may stay.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Located in a quiet residential neighborhood. Close to Rt # 3. Because this is a residential neighborhood, we ask you to limit the number of day visitors to four (4). Additional overnight guests are not permitted. We are close to Laconia, the Wiers, Outlet malls and an hour or so to the mountains. Meadowbrook and Loudon Speedway are within 20 minutes, as is the Gunstock Recreation area.


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Cozy, Romantic, Lakefront Mother-in-Law Type Apartment with Beautiful Views
average rating of 4.714286 based on 14 reviews
Carlisle, PA

Nice location, nice accommodations, nice landlord

  • 5 of 5

Our apartment was just steps away from the water in a nice, quiet neighborhood with off-street parting. The accommodations were clean and well maintained. And to top it off the owners made us feel so welcomed. We like visiting New Hampshire by just traveling the back roads and enjoying the small towns and scenery. This location is the most southern of all our prior visits to New Hampshire so we found plenty to explore close by. The time of year did not afford us the opportunity to take advantage of the lake for water activities. We do not hesitate to recommend this property to anyone planning a trip to the area, with one caveat - the ceilings are low, so visitors 6' or more will find it uncomfortable. But for us shorty's this is a gem with a beautiful setting.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great little in-law like apartment

  • 5 of 5

it's right on the water, with a dock and an area on the left to launch kayaks. the sand bar is with in swimming distance. The owners are really nice and the place was really clean.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, Peaceful, Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We just had a great week at Lake Winnisquam. This waterfront one-bedroom apartment is close to everything the Lake area has to offer. It is right near the bridge, miniature golf, restaurants (all less than 1/2 mile... almost walking distance) and the Tanger Outlets (about 4.5 miles). There is off-street parking right in front of the cottage. You do need to go down five steps to the main level of the yard, but there are railings to help navigate up and down. Once down the stairs, the entrance to the apartment is on the left of the cottage and it is only one step down into the living room. Inside you get a wonderful expansive view of the lake from the living room windows and the room is much larger than the photos indicate, as is the whole apartment in general. There is a cute kitchen with all appliances, bathroom with walk-in shower, and a one bed/bedroom with plenty of closet and drawer space. You also get a lovely yard in which to sit (either in sun or shade any time of day) with an outdoor table, four comfortable chairs, and nice clean grille for your convenience. The yard is well-cared for and has lovely flowers and tasteful decorations here and there. You have a lot of privacy, as the owners live upstairs and utilize their deck leaving the outside lawn to their quests.

The sandbar area is directly in front of you, so it was a great place to people and boat watch. We swam out to the sandbar a few times with floats. I don't think I would swim the distance without a float, however, as it was very shallow for half the swim but then it was over my head for the second half until you got to the sandbar. It was a nice refreshing swim on the whole. There is a small sandy area in which to enter the water that is free from the small pebbles and rocks which we have encountered at other cottages, but this is only for about 8-10 feet. Like most of Lake Winnisquam, most of the sand is out at the sandbar.

I highly recommend this apartment for a single person or couple, as it is very clean and comfortable and has a beautiful yard with privacy. The owners, Dorothy and David, are very nice and extremely accommodating. This apartment is a great waterfront spot.

Sheila L. 8/6/2017

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best place to stay on Winnisquam

  • 5 of 5

My Mother - 89 years young - stayed here for two weeks. She had a wonderful stay with friends and family dropping by for a lunch and swim. Very peaceful spot and right on the water. Dot and Dave are just amazing helping out when ever possible and so friendly. The apartment is clean and easy to live in - great couple get way too!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your Mother is a delightful woman. We enjoyed meeting her and we enjoyed having her stay at our rental. She is welcome back anytime. We are glad her stay was wonderful. It was for us too.
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Great people ,nice apparent .

  • 4 of 5

Great experience !

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just stayed here for 3 nights. Couldn't ask for a better deal! Right on the water, beach access, a grill AND the use of 2 kayaks and a canoe. The hosts were wonderful. The apartment was adorable and the kitchen was fully equipt. I also forgot a couple toiletries and there was a basket in the bathroom of anything you may have forgotten.

The location is also near the marina where we rented a boat, and right by the mini-golf which we also did. I would absolutely reccomend this to anyone who wants a lakeside getaway. Cheaper than most hotels and you get a whole lot more. Thanks Dotty and Dave!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Heidi. Dave and I are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Nice to read your positive review; we try hard to accommodate our guests.
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Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Mount Washington Tour boat
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
4.6 Miles
Everett Turnpike
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
many in this area
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Gunstock Rec. Area
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Wiers Beach
Car: necessary

We are located in the heart of the lakes region, but away from the hustle, bustle and noise. We offer lakefront living at it's best, in a quiet residential neighborhood. Wiers Beach with it's many attractions is near-by, Meadowbrook and Loudon Speedway are within 15 minutes.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Docking fee for motorize $50
Refundable damage deposit $200

This apartment is perfect for two adults. Day visitors are welcome, but should be limited to four (4) persons.
Additional overnight guests are not permitted. This property is smoke free and pet free. There is one parking space

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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