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Quintessential Lakefront Cottage with Amazing Views!

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A true 1930's replica with all the details!

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Last updated: 08/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A classic Maine vacation destination! Ernest Thompson stayed on Long Pond while writing his 1979 play "On Golden Pond". Our property has one of the nicest views on the south end of this famous lake, and you can enjoy it all from inside our 12'x24' screen deck. This custom designed cottage offers all the privacy and amenities you are looking for in a vacation rental. Ideal for a couple, couples or small family looking for a relaxing retreat to kayak, fish or boat. We offer a brand new kitchen, bathroom, and three bedrooms with two queen beds and two built in twin beds. Everything is new and high quality, including the linens, dishware and cooking utensils. We also have a washer and dryer, WiFi, swim platform, large floating dock, mooring, and many miles of quiet tranquil roads to walk your pet or jog. Long Pond offers nearly 3,000 acres of beautiful Maine waters with islands, pines, loons and bald eagles. More than enough for a great week of kayaking, boating or whatever your summer interests are. Long Pond is a deep, clear lake and great for swimming. Of all the Beldgrade Lakes, Long Pond is the least developed and most pristine. Drive or go by boat to the town of Belgrade Lakes for dinner or ice cream. A classic summer vacation area, Long Pond and the Belgrade Lakes area are sure to please. Approximately 3 hours from Boston.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30 years or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Some dog breeds allowed. (Cats are not allowed)You will be sent and must return a pet addendum. Age (minimum of two years) will be a factor in our consideration of your pet. Maximum of two dogs. The following breeds, either FULL or MIXED, are not allowed. Rottweiler, Doberman, German Shepherd, and Pittbull....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    One queen bed. All new mattresses and bedding, main level ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    One queen bed. New mattresses and bedding. Upstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Two built-in twin beds. New mattresses and bedding. Upstairs...moreless

  • One queen bedroom is on the main level. The second queen bed and the two twin beds are on the second level. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Brand new bathroom with new glass slider shower. Bathroom is on the main floor....moreless

Entertainment

  • Stereo:

    small portable stereo with MP3 player....moreless

  • Television
  • Video Library:

    We have some DVDs, but you should bring your own if you have favorites....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Directly on the shore of beautiful Long Pond. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Both upstairs and downstairs....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    gas, available spring and fall by request....moreless

  • Heating:

    Rinnai heater for spring and fall....moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided:

    All new 2013...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    park two cars plus large grassy area for parking your boat....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Most all are new....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    New gas range and new refrigerator, both stainless. New counters and sink-faucet....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    stove has an oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Many new, including all new pots and pans for cooking....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Very wonderful screen deck. Offers great shade and protection from bugs! The screen deck is large, 12' x 24' and offers a dining table, chairs, and a couch....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    We have a small lawn and a large grassy area just above the cottage where you can park your boat/trailer....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 1 - Sep 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,550
Early Fall
Sep 4 - Oct 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,250
Foilage Weeks
Oct 2 - Oct 15, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,000
Late Fall
Oct 16 - Nov 5, 2016
7 night min stay

$750

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

You may request more than two payments if necessary. Maximum of three.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 08/27/2016
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sunsets Bar, Belgrade Lakes Maine
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Viillage Inn restaurant, Old Post Office cafe

Car: Necessary

We are located halfway between the quaint lake country towns of Belgrade Lakes and Mt. Vernon, Maine. Enjoy a wonderful breakfast or lunch at The Old Post Office Cafe in Mt. Vernon, where you can sit with a view to the lake, or dine at The Village Inn in Belgrade lakes where the food is also excellent. Long Pond is a Kayakers paradise. It is approximately 6 miles from one end to the other with a rugged shoreline, many islands and two rivers to explore. Much of the shoreline is still undeveloped, and wildlife is abundant. Fishing is excellent with salmon, trout and bass making up the bulk of the gamefish. Hiking at nearby Kennebec Highlands is great way to spend a morning or afternooon, with panoramic views of Long Pond and Great Pond. Activities include swimming, kayaking, boating, canoeing, fishing, water skiing, wakeboarding, and hiking. Our cottage is not part of a resort or 'group' of cottages or camps. Our proximity to the lake is excellent, we are only steps to the water. We are at the end of a long, quiet country road, there is no through traffic.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

Why the Owner Chose Mount Vernon, ME, USA:
This property had the best location we had seen on Long Pond, we couldn't resist the view, clear water and privacy.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The best thing about this cottage is that you are in 'real' cottage country when you are here. There are no long strips of overdevelopment on your drive to our place, and there no noisy highways, or large resort operations on this lake chain. We are at the end of a beautiful, quiet, country road, with great privacy. Best of all, the heavily forested shoreline of the lake means that when you are on the water, you see trees and loons, not cottages!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • A true 1930's replica with all the details!

    A true 1930's replica with all the details!

  • New floating dock and swim platform.

    New floating dock and swim platform.

  • Relax in the evening on the big screen deck.

    Relax in the evening on the big screen deck.

  • Picture window looks right out to the lake.

    Picture window looks right out to the lake.

  • Cozy dining area; look right out to the lake!

    Cozy dining area; look right out to the lake!

  • Plenty of cabinet space and task lights for the counters.

    Plenty of cabinet space and task lights for the counters.

  • From the dock.

    From the dock.

  • Queen bed on main level

    Queen bed on main level

  • From the dock

    From the dock

  • The loons come right up to the shore, eagles nest on the island in front.

    The loons come right up to the shore, eagles nest on the island in front.

  • Gaze up at the stars from the master bed!

    Gaze up at the stars from the master bed!

  • Close to the water!

    Close to the water!

  • New kitchen with new cabinets, gas range, fridge and counters.

    New kitchen with new cabinets, gas range, fridge and counters.

  • Relaxing evenings.

    Relaxing evenings.

  • Fully remodeled in 2012.

    Fully remodeled in 2012.

  • From the dock

    From the dock

  • Fireplace availble spring and fall!

    Fireplace availble spring and fall!

  • Built-in twin beds look out to the lake.

    Built-in twin beds look out to the lake.

  • Newly remodeled bathroom

    Newly remodeled bathroom

  • Custom glass shower; all new bathroom in 2012.

    Custom glass shower; all new bathroom in 2012.

  • Dogs are ok! Reggie says " I like 'em!"

    Dogs are ok! Reggie says " I like 'em!"

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, August 29, 2016

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