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Waterfront w/Fabulous Views / Booking Summer 2018

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + 2 Large Living Areas, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Enjoy Lake Life! Waterfront home offers all the comforts along with sprawling decks & fabulous views. Home sits at the intersection of Pickerel Cove and Paugus Bay, at the end of dead end road. Perfect for families, multi-generation gatherings, birthday and anniversary celebrations, fall foliage and so much more.

Enjoy the tremendous views, play in the lake, relax on the beach, rent/bring your jet ski or boat (up to 18ft low profile to dock and tunnel through to Paugus Bay). Explore in our kayaks and canoe, soak in the hot tub with a fire for relaxing, or head off to the many local attractions. Kids will love the dock, tubing, swimming, fishing, boating and water play available on the property.

Fish off the dock, build in the sand, watch the boats tunnel through to the Cove/Bay, walk to the association community beach, drive 1 mile to scenic Weirs Beach ($10 parking for day) or use our private beach, chairs and sand toys. Relax and enjoy!!

This house offers all the comforts. Master Bedroom Suite with King sleigh bed, lofted ceiling with sky light, cable TV, private bath with large sunken shower, private deck and reading loft is the 3rd floor.

Main floor offers kitchen with stainless appliances, granite counters, tile floors, a long granite counter with 4 stools. An open dining, living area provides dining for up to 10 at the table (+ 4 counter stools) while it also collapses to a table for 4. This great room has a wood fire place, high ceiling with glass, french doors to decks. Want to go outside? You will find a table for 8-10, a large propane grill, lounge chairs, hot tub for 4-6 and beautiful views.

Total of 3 levels, two living room areas with cable and 60' HDTV/DVD/Wii on lower level, 42' HDTV/DVD in main living room, WiFi throughout, a bath on each level, two bedrooms and full bath on main level one with queen and one with a double bed. Lower walk out level has two bedrooms; one twin bunk and the other has pyramid bunk with twin over double bed plus additional twin. Lower level laundry and 1/2 bath combination. All rooms are comfortable and inviting without over crowding of beds to maximize sleeping capacity.

Home is anti-allergy featuring wood or tile floors throughout with the exception of a short non-allergy carpet on stairways and loft (for stairway safety). Mattresses and pillows are covered.

Property includes multi level decking, patio set for 6 - 8 with umbrella and large gas grill. Hot tub for 4-6, propane fire pit with 4 additional comfy lounge chairs, Your own beach and dock. Beach chairs, sand toys, life jackets, canoe and kayaks, available for your use.

Keywords: Waterfront, LakeFront, Cove, Dock, Beach, Laconia, Views, Weirs Beach, Hot Tub, Fishing, Swimming, Boating, Foliage, Ice Fishing, Skiing, Year Round Rentals

More Details

Owner
Allison
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Allison

We are a family that enjoys NH during all seasons. Although we live and work in MA, we love to escape to NH for summer fun, fall foliage, winter skiing and down time with family and friends.

You will find this home is suited for friends and family gatherings, ski getaways, summer relaxation, 4 season fishing, and kayaking spring, summer and fall. For the last 14 years we have enjoyed the many lakes region and white mountain attractions as our kids have grown up camping in Meredith NH. Although we thoroughly enjoy this home a few times during the year we continue to camp and play in NH.

One of our new past-times is maintaining this home and making it an enjoyable experience for our guests.

Allison purchased this house in 2011

Why Allison chose Lake Winnipesaukee

We have camped in and loved this area for escaping with friends and family since 1998. In 2011 we were fortunate to purchase this home and have renovated throughout. Every attempt has been made to set this home up for a successful rental experience. Guests are valued customers and we look forward to your reviews and feedback.

The location offers a quiet beautiful setting while being close to all the attractions and supply stores etc.

What makes this house unique

The new multi-tier decking is fabulous. You will spend countless hours enjoying the views and watching the wildlife and lake front activities. Inside and out you will enjoy views throughout your stay. Any inclined early birds will view some spectacular sunrises....then we suggest you take the kayaks out while you watch/listen as the birds, loons and wildlife come alive.....or sleep in and catch the Weirs Beach fireworks if that is more your style.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Hi Allison,

I just got back to the office today. I wanted to let you know that we thoroughly enjoyed our vacation in your beautiful home. The weather was perfect and there wasn't anything we needed, because your home is stocked so well. The kids had a blast in the water, and the adults were grateful for the dock because we had the opportunity to use someone's boat which allowed us to venture over to the sandbar and the Naswa for some adult fun. We spotted a bald eagle 3 times during the week and were in awe at its beauty. Your neighbor was very friendly. All in all it was a peaceful and relaxing week. One of the kids left you a piece of art that she painted as a thank you. Hope you get to see it. Again thank you so much for a wonderful family vacation." - Thank you Judy for sending this email. We love the painting left on our mantle! So glad you all had an enjoyable stay.
Aug 2016
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Amenities

Laconia House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , Sink and toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Full size bathroom on main floor with tub and shower.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master bath has large sunken tub/shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size bed (1) Master Bedroom Suite features high king bed with sky light above, Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4), (1) Large sectional sofa, very comfortable for sleeping - comparable to two twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Every effort has been made to create a family vacation destination that will please all ages!

Reviews

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Waterfront w/Fabulous Views / Booking Summer 2018
average rating of 5.0 based on 27 reviews
5

Spent a week in June 2017

  • 5 of 5

We spent the last week of June at this wonderful home celebrating my in-laws 50th anniversary. The house has everything needed to make your stay a pleasant one.The location gives good access to everything in and around Lake Winnipesaukee. The views from the deck every morning were stunning.

The family did quite a bit of fishing and kayaking while we were there and we made it over to the small beach on Paugus Bay for some swimming. We headed to Gunstock and zip lined and did all the other activities they offer. I also managed to play a few rounds of golf at a couple of local courses. The ladies did some shopping in Contoocook and Meredith and some of the group also got over to Wolfeboro as well. We cooked most nights at the house but we did go the "O" Steak House in Laconia for dinner and would highly recommend it (thanks for the recommendation Allison).

My brother in-law left a few of his life jackets at the house and Rob and Allison were very kind in assisting with the return of them to him. Allison was very responsive to all of our questions and was timely with her responses. The family was very pleased with our stay and I don't think we could have asked for a nicer home to have rented for our gathering. Thank you very much Rob and Allison .

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very glad to hear your in-laws anniversary celebration was enjoyable for the family. We love that so many memories are made in our home. Thank you for the review! Robb & Allison
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Connecticut
5

Beautiful, warm, relaxing, with every amenity you could want!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 just spent one of the most relaxing, lovely weeks of vacation we've had in a long time in this beautiful home. Every day we woke up to the combined view of cove and bay just outside our back door. We kayaked galore and spent lazy afternoons floating in inner tubes and swimming in the cove. We ate every lunch and dinner on the deck, feeling the breeze and listening to the birds and the boats. We spent evenings in the hot tub and around the fire. Our 3 teenagers declared it one of the best vacations we've had! Our hosts have provided everything you could want, from outdoor toys to kitchen tools to DVDs to comfy beds. We explored the surrounding towns a little bit - there are so many cute areas to discover! - but what we really enjoyed was being back at the house, on the deck or in/on the water. Thank you to our hosts, who've thought of pretty much everything families could want or need. We hope to be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Westfield, Ma
5

Great for a family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This lake house is right on the water and has a fully stocked kitchen. Plenty of sleeping space will provide privacy for the adults and the bunk room will give the little ones a great space for pajama parties. The outdoor grill is great fo cooking and the deck has plenty of room for eating and relaxing. Overall a great week for our family trip

Tom & Lil

Westfield Ma

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your family vacation week in NH. Thank you for taking time to write a review. Allison & Robb
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5

Beautiful home/location with lots of activities

  • 5 of 5

We had the best stay - The house was just beautiful and fit our group perfectly. Despite the cold time of year (end of Oct), we even took the canoe/kayaks out for a quick spin and got the absolute best view of the foliage. The hosts were great, flexible with our check in and check out times. One of our group accidentally left their baby monitor at the house and the hosts so kindly went out of their way to send the monitor back to it's owners! Would certainly stay here again if we make our way back to the area.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so very glad that you all enjoyed your stay. September & October are beautiful times to enjoy the lake and view. Thank you for taking time to write a review. Allison & Robb
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Gary & Susan: massachusetts

  • 5 of 5

We echo the other 5 star reviews. The photos don't lie. We also had three generations for our 50th anniversary celebration. The kids loved the waterfront which is calm and user friendly as opposed to the big water lake. Went to the drive-in movie for novelty experience for the kids, rented pontoon boat with operator (no boating license nightmare) at EkAL-Meridith as well as paddleboards for a day (well worth it). Highly recommend Hart's Turkey Farm for any catering needs. Robb & Allison have thought of everything. Don't overthink this . Just GO!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thrilled to hear you enjoyed your celebration stay in N.H. It sounds like you explored the many areas for play and relaxation. Best wishes for many more years of health and marriage. Allison & Robb
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Gary Fries and Deb Gerry Saco ME

  • 5 of 5

Our entire family, with kids and grandchildren, spent the last week of July 2016 at this fabulous house. This was our 5th consecutive summer vacation at this house.

We had a great week, and the weather was excellent. We never get tired of spending our vacation at this house, with plenty to do with swimming in the cove, fishing, canoeing and kayaking, and riding the train at nearby Weirs Beach.

Thank you again, Allison and Robb, for allowing us to stay at your house and enjoying a fantastic family vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are so very welcome! We are thrilled that you all enjoyed the many activities. Our goal is to target families and all the items they need for a relaxing and memorable stay. See you next year!
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Map

Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Naswa Beach Bar
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Mount Washington Winnipesaukee Ferry Tours
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Laconia Country Club
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Hobo Scenic Railroad
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
93
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Town Docks, Liliulikalani Ice Cream
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Gunstock (Zip Lines and Segway in summer months)
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
On Property, Community Association & Weirs Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Paugus Bay, Lake Winnipesaukee
Nearest Point of Interest
Weirs Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Boat & Jet Ski Rentals
Nearest Point of Interest
Shopping for Supplies
Nearest Point of Interest
Downtown Meredith
Nearest Point of Interest
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Gunstock
Nearest Point of Interest
Pirates Cove Mini-Golf
Nearest Point of Interest
Whales Tale Water Park
Car: recommended

Less than 5 minutes to Pirates Cove Minigolf, Monkey Trunks Climbing Adventure, Fun Spot Arcade, Go-Karting, Liliuokalani's Ice Cream and more. Jet Ski and Boat Rentals both 5 minutes. 20 minutes to Squam Lakes Science Center, Gunstock Mountain with zip lines, ropes adventures and Segway tours. Full activities and restaurant menus notebook at the house. Town Docks on Meredith Bay is lakefront dining and ice cream with a fun atmosphere.

Less than 10 minutes to Cascade Spa at Church Landing in Meredith. Here you can also rent paddle boards or join a yoga class.

Many craft fairs throughout summer months. Antiquing and Shopping, Fireworks throughout summer at Weirs Beach. Approximately an hour to Story Land, North Conway, Santa's Village; 40 minutes to Whales Tale Water Park, Clarke's Trading Post and Bear Shows, Polar Caves and all scenery the White Mountains has to offer.

There are countless things to do.....or sit back relax and enjoy your beautiful lake front quiet setting.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250
Damage Insurance $79
Damage Deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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