Sunrise Retreat* - Lakefront Cottage on Long Lake in Bridgton, Maine(3 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible beds, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
The naturally wooded landscaping has majestic views from the first floor and second floors. The first floor has an open floor plan, and the second floor has a large Master Bedroom and half bath with outstanding sunrise views. The wood burning stove on first floor takes the chill out of the cool Maine nights.
Enjoy the large permanent dock with great fishing, swimming, and boating on your own private, 120 foot lake-front access. A shallow, somewhat sandy area is just a few steps down to the lake.
Over 40 miles of boating on a chain of three beautiful Maine lakes, interconnected with locks. Bring your boat and watercraft. We have docking available for 1 boat up to 23'.
Area attractions include loads of antique dealers in the local area towns such as Bridgton, Fryeburg, Norway, and Harrison; fly fishing, canoeing and rafting trips on the Saco River! There are also powerboat and sailboat rentals in nearby Harrison, and at the Causeway in Naples. Golf at the fine area Golf Courses like Sebago, Sunday River, and our local course in Bridgton. There are many nearby restaurants and of course, the Lake Region's outstanding fall foliage.
Railroad and History buffs will love researching information on The Bridgton and Saco River Narrow Gage Railroad that serviced the tourist trade during the late 1800's. It ran from Bridgton to Harrison at the turn of the 20th Century. You can even see the old roadbed that ran across the front of our property.
During the Summer (high season), we offer an 8 day, 7 night rental. Check-in is at 3:00 pm on Saturday and Check-out is 10:00 am on the following Saturday. Call for weekend availability in the Spring and Fall.
When you decide to make a reservation, contact us and we will mail you a Rental Agreement. We will hold your reservation upon receiving 50% of the rental and security deposit. The remaining balance of the rental fees will be due 90 days before your arrival. When we have the agreement, and the rental deposits, we will mail you a Confirmation Letter along with the directions to the property and the code used to get in the house.
We will attempt to honor cancellations 90 days prior to your scheduled arrival date.
In the event you book within 90 days of your arrival date, we request the entire rental and security deposit be paid with a money order or cashiers check, and are not refundable.
Smoking is allowed outside. Please be considerate with your 'butts'.
No Smoking in the house, please.
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Member since: 2005
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View:
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Jun 23, 2017
3 night min stay
Summer high season
Jun 24 - Sep 4, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 5 - Nov 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Pet Fee $75
- Tax Rate 7%
We consider some pets. Please inquire. Additional fee of $75.00 applies
Canelation policy: Should the tenant cancel after the reservation is made, the rental fee can only be returned if the property is rented for the same dates, and then less a 20% service charge.
A deposit is required to reserve the property. 50% of rental taxes and fees to reserve; balance is due no later than 90 days prior to arrival. We accept checks.
Cancellations refunded ONLY IF property can be re-rented for the same dates and then less 20% for rentals and fees.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Upon your visit, make sure to stop by the renovated Magic Lantern Movie Theater, or enjoy a scenic float-plane ride to explore the beautiful sights from above. There are also Riverboat Cruises, and Watercraft rentals at the Causeway in Naples! Just across the border in North Conway, New Hampshire, (45 minutes) there are nostalgic Train Trips and outlet shopping (no taxes)! While in New Hampshire, the iconic Alpine Slide is fun for all ages 3 and up! In the fall, we are only minutes away from the spectacular Fryeburg Fair.
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: We have been visiting Maine for many years, and finally bought this property as a vacation home in 2004 to enjoy with our 3 children. While we have enjoyed years of peaceful serenity and incredible memories, we want to offer the amazing Maine vacationland experience to other families.
Why the Owner Chose North Bridgton, Bridgton, ME, USA:
Nicely kept property, fully equipped with wireless internet, satellite TV washer/dryer, boat docking, swim float
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Right on the water! Beautiful area for swimming, floating dock system, waterside deck, fire-pit, outdoor furniture
- Primary: 630 453-1577
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Our cottage viewed from the Lake
A view from the driveway
Entrance view of the kitchen
2nd Level Master entrance
Seating area in the master
The Loon Room
Our peaceful lake access and swim float a short distance from the lakefront
The Sunrise Retreat
The view looking out of our front door
First level open floor plan
Dining table, kitchen is on the right
Extra futons in
Desk/Make Up center in the Master
The Tree Room
A short walk to the waterfront and dock
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017
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