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Pristine Lakefront. Sleeps 4. Wilson Lake.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR/1 BA. Lakefront. Mountain Views.

A beautiful rustic cabin nestled on an acre of untouched pristine lake front property on Wilson Lake near Acton, ME.

Features 2 bedrooms (one queen and two twin beds) and a sleeping porch. Full kitchen including microwave, electric stove, and coffee maker. One bathroom with standing shower is included.

Private dock and swimming area, beautiful sunsets. Perfect place to get away from it all.

Sorry, we do not provide any watercraft for renters.


Owner
Joanna Hunter
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 11, 2017

Why Joanna Hunter chose Mousam Lake

This property adjoins property that was originally purchased by a family member in 1935, when the entire lake area was still pastureland. This cottage was built by another family member, and passed to the current owner when the original owner passed away.

The entire property encompassing two cottages and about 1 acre of land has been in the same family since 1935. It is now in the 4th generation of owners, and the desire of all is to maintain the property in its current useable state for many years to come.

What makes this cabin unique

As a vacation location, it is ideal. 2 hour drive to Boston, an hour drive to the seacoast at Wells, York, or Portland, 2 hour drive to the White Mountains of New Hampshire. An easy day trip to Acadia National Park. The best fishing on the lake is right off our dock. Enjoy the calling of the Loons at night, the cool, breezy nights, and misty mornings.

Amenities

Acton Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Twin Oaks - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Twin Oaks 1 - 1 queen
    Twin Oaks 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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Pristine Lakefront. Sleeps 4. Wilson Lake.
average rating of 4.4615383 based on 13 reviews
5

Beautiful lake

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was the perfect getaway. The lake is beautiful and our dog just can't get enough of the water. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A great place to disconnect and relax. Stayed July15-22 2017

  • 5 of 5

Rustic, cozy traditional lake camp - exactly as advertised. Lots of noise/fireworks on our first night (Saturday) and then things dialed down. The loons were the loudest noise for the rest of the week but there is something about that sound, at 3 a.m. when you're in you're bed, that you can't get enough of.

Lake is clean and warm. Spent hours floating out there, watching sunsets. Wish the fishing was a little better but that's not a reflection on the camp and maybe more a reflection on the fishermen than the lake!

This is the perfect place to disconnect for a week and relax. (Although there is good wifi throughout the camp and in the yard.)

Stove/microwave/refrig and charcoal grill, a good chopping knife and pots and pans. We only ate one meal out all week. Beware, though, a place like this makes you hungry. I think my family of four went through about $400 in food in a week!

It's not fancy but, for us, it was just what the doctor prescribed. And the price was right! Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cranston
5

Beautiful! July 1- 8, 2017

  • 5 of 5

Just got back from a week at this gem, we loved it, cant wait to return. It's exactly as described, lake is beautiful, neighbors are very friendly. This is going to be our Family getaway from now on, already booked for next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your comments. We're looking forward to working with you in the future.
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Kennebunk Maine
4

Beautiful rustic get away camp on cleanest lake I can recall and I swim constantly. Owners perfect!

  • 4 of 5

See above -got carried away with property description. Wonderful get away!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bridget, we're glad you had a good time. Hope to see you again next year!
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5

Peace and quiet, comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

Rented 7/30-8/6/16, just my husband and me. We've rented on many lakes all over Maine. Wilson Lake water is clean, bottom is a mix of sand, rocks,moss, tall weeds but not bothersome-water shoes came in handy. We brought kayaks and spent most of our time on the lake.Cabin is cozy, everything is there that you would need.The queen bed was very comfy, the porch was wonderful, the breeze was heavenly.Loons were a welcomed sight and sound, saw an eagle swoop down for a fish. Owner Joanna was next door at the main house for most of our stay and was very helpful. We ate Teds 3 times for dinner and Mels Raspberry Patch once for breakfast. Went to Willeys and Iron Tail Saloon for wings and beers. Willeys is more family friendly. All good. Shopped at Hannefords for groceries. Check out Mardens on a rainy day - they have EVERYTHING. We picked blueberries at Blueberry Hill. Its a nice ride from the cabin. All that we wanted to do was within 20 miles.It's a great location., and the quiet on the lake was just what we needed. We hope to return again.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

First stay

  • 4 of 5

My best friend and I went and stayed for the weekend to get away from everything. We were also able to bring her 2 dogs with us. The cable couldn't be more quaint! Clean, comfortable and had everything we needed....well except a wine corkscrew which a neighbor so kindly let us borrow :)

The lake was one of the cleanest I've ever seen! Really happy with everything and we cannot wait to go back next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Willy's Ale House
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Wells, ME
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Ted's Fried Clams
Nearest Beach
35 Miles
Ferry Beach State Park (Saco)
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 8.0%

Owner'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.

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