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Eagle's Nest - Private Lakeside Suite on Rangeley Lake

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View of main cabin and property from the lake. Enjoy exclusive lakefront access!

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Last updated: 04/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Studio
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Private loft suite with lake access. 1 BR, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

Looking for the perfect spot to get away and experience lake living?

Eagle's Nest, our roomy, private loft suite affords luxury with a quaint feel. The open floor-plan features a full kitchen, large living area with 40' flat screen HDTV, and cedar post sitting deck perfect for enjoying the clean mountain air. The suite easily sleeps four with its queen and double bed and luxurious en-suite bathroom. All linens are provided.

Located just off of a National Scenic Byway in the quaint village of Oquossoc, you'll enjoy the majestic views and wildlife as you make your way to our property beautifully nestled on the west shore of Rangeley Lake.

During your stay, you'll enjoy COMPLIMENTARY use of our lakefront amenities:
- Ten kayaks
- Lakeside fire-pit
- Hammock
- Adirondack chairs
- Swim float
- Boat dock
- Picnic table

Eagle's Nest has a private entrance through a shared foyer with the main cabin. You will be completely separated from the main house while in your suite.

Owners live on site and are happy to provide directions and guidance to local attractions and excursions, but will also completely respect your privacy.

We offer many wonderful options for accommodations. If you are looking for several private rooms while traveling with a larger group, you have found the perfect spot! Please take a look at our other on-site suites, Osprey's Nest and Loon's Nest.

Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/26/2017

Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 2
  • 625 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome:

    Eagle's Nest sleeps up to four adults. Infants and small children are welcome in addition to adults with the understanding that sleeping arrangements must be provided by parents. There is no charge for children under 2 years old. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    We encourage you to enjoy the Rangeley Lakes Region smoke and drug-free. Our property has a strict non-smoking, no drug policy. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    One dog of any size is welcome in Eagle's Nest. There is a non-refundable pet cleaning fee of $25/day, maximum $100 over your stay. We ask that pets are not left unattended in the suites and that they remain off the furniture (including beds). Out of respect for our other visitors, pets must be on a leash while on our property....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Our property and suites are not handicap accessible. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 double

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  • One queen and one double bed with blackout shades and warm quilts. This will be the best sleep of your life! Bedroom is part of main living area - the suite is one large room. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • En-suite, private bathroom with large stall shower. Blow dryer provided....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    All genres to fill your interest, including fiction and non-fiction, local interest history, and magazines. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV Satellite service....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Property claims 130 feet of private lakefront with 7 feet of sandy beach. Guests have unlimited access to kayaks, swim float, hammock, picnic table, fire pit, and dock for personal boat up to 24ft....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Property has panoramic views of several mountain peaks over Rangeley Lake. Bald Mountain is situated directly behind our property with scenic lookout hike (~2 hr easy hike). ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Our property is nestled on the northwest cove of Rangeley Lake in the quaint village of Oquossoc. ...moreless

  • Village:

    Less than one mi from historic downtown Oquossoc. Attractions include Sporting Heritage Museum, Oquossoc Log Church, Stony Battery Gallery (Craft and Antiques Shop), and several bars and restaurants....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area comfortably seats four....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Zone heating with suite-controlled thermostat. ...moreless

  • Internet:

    Complimentary unlimited wireless internet...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    All bed linens are provided. ...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room includes a 40” flat-screen HDTV and seating for four. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking provided for up to two cars in our off-street parking area. Ample room is available for all our guests, so you will not be blocked in. Trailer parking also available....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All bath towels, four beach towels and kitchen towels are provided. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    12-cup coffee-maker. Coffee, sugar, creamer, and filters are provided. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for four - plates, utensils, cups, mugs, wine glasses, bottle openers, cooking pots and pans. ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Well-equipped, full kitchen amply provides for in-suite dining and eating: - 12 cup coffee-maker - Service for four (plates, silverware, etc.) - Stove/oven - Refrigerator - Microwave - Toaster...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Gas cook oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Salt & pepper, napkins, paper towels, dish soap, and trash bags are provided....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Cedar post outdoor deck with two Adirondack chairs...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Guests have unlimited FREE access to our 10 kayak fleet (8 single seat, 2 double seat). Paddles and lifejackets (req'd) are provided. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    You have unlimited access to lake front and yard. Property common areas (fire-pit, Adirondack chairs, hammock, picnic table) are shred by all guests. We encourage you to enjoy the outdoor space!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    There is a large propane grill available to all suite guests at the lakefront....moreless

  • Tennis:

    There is an outdoor community tennis court less than 1 mi from our property. Guests must bring their own racquets and tennis balls. ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    3-person Yamaha Waverunner XL760 available for hourly rental ($65/hr). 15 min instruction prior to rental req'd. Lifejackets (req'd) and gas/oil included. Renters have access to boat dock (up to 24')....moreless

Building Type

  • Cottage
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Seaon
Jun 17 - Oct 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$120
$800

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$110
$750

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Check-in time is 2pm, Check-out time is 10am.

Suite rentals for seven days or more include a complimentary one-hour scenic lake cruise or $25/person toward a Mothership Kayak Excursion, both offerings of our on-site Rangeley Region Lake Cruise business.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

100 Miles
Nearest Airport
Portland Jetport (PWM)
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tall Tales Tavern
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mingo Springs Golf Course
70 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Gingerbread House Restaurant
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
Saddleback Mountain

Car: Necessary

The quaint village of Oquossoc boasts numerous sights and activities for every age. From shopping and antiquing, to museums and historic sights, to local fair at the highly-rated restaurants, this charming town provides entertainment and convenience for your stay. The town is equipped with a local grocery and farm-stand for necessities and delicious fresh produce. Oquossoc also has a small community rec center with a children's playground as well as tennis and basketball courts. The Rangeley Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum, voted Yankee Magazine's 2014 'Best Museum of New England,' is a regional draw and hosts several fairs and festivals throughout the summer. Situated within 10 mi of multiple hikes - namely Smalls Falls, Angel Falls, Bald Mtn, Appalachian Trail - ranging from easy day hikes to advanced multi-day excursions. Both Route 4 and Route 17 leading to our property are National Scenic Drives, with picnic sites, scenic overlooks, and moose spotting a-plenty.

Our property is 7 mi from the larger town of Rangeley where visitors can discover local restaurants and pubs, library, public playground and waterfront park, movie theatre, bowling alley, and logging museum, along with numerous souvenir and craft shops. The town is bustling in the summer with craft fairs and local activity highlighting the gems of our area, from blueberries and strawberries to hunting and fishing.

And speaking of fishing...the region is known for its delicious and abundant landlocked salmon and brook trout. Whether dedicated fly fishing, leisurely boat trolling, or throwing a lure in off our pier, you're bound to enjoy the experience.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1983

About the owner: Doreen and I are both native Annapolitans, growing up sailing, fishing, and crabbing on the Chesapeake Bay in Annapolis, MD. Married for 37 years, Doreen graduated from the University of Maryland School of Nursing and I graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy. Doreen, while juggling the schedules of our three active daughters, completed a successful career as a Registered Nurse. I was a career Naval Aviator, piloting the P-3 Orion patrol aircraft. While serving at Naval Air Station Brunswick, ME, we fell in love with the beautiful Rangeley Lakes Region and in 1983 purchased an old camp on the west shore of Rangeley Lake in Oquossoc. In 2006, at the age of 50, we fulfilled our dream and retired to the lake. I am a Registered Maine Guide (hunting, fishing, recreational), the Vice President of the Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsman’s Association, and a Director on the Rangeley Lakes Region Historical Society. We are active parishioners of Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Parish, where Doreen volunteers as a Eucharistic Minister.

Why the Owner Chose Rangeley, ME, USA:
We love the Rangeley Region and look forward to welcoming you to the area. The beauty of the pristine lakes, picturesque mountains, and abundant wildlife will rejuvenate you while encouraging you to explore. If you enjoy fresh-water fishing, boating and kayaking, hiking, bird-watching, or simply sitting in one of our lake-side Adirondacks watching a beautiful sunset, you will LOVE our little version of paradise.

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
All rentals include unlimited use of our ten kayaks, lakefront boat dock, (up to 24' boat, trailer storage available), swim float, picnic table and communal lakeside fire-pit. As an additional bonus, seven-day suite rentals include a FREE one-hour lake cruise or $25/person toward a Mothership Kayak Excursion, both offerings of our Rangeley Region Lake Cruises business.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/26/2017

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Photos

  • View of main cabin and property from the lake. Enjoy exclusive lakefront access!

    View of main cabin and property from the lake. Enjoy exclusive lakefront access!

  • 40" flat-screen TV with Direct TV Satellite service.

    40" flat-screen TV with Direct TV Satellite service.

  • Queen and double bed with comfortable linens.

    Queen and double bed with comfortable linens.

  • Spacious en-suite bathroom with double sinks.

    Spacious en-suite bathroom with double sinks.

  • View from the suite out to the cedar balcony.

    View from the suite out to the cedar balcony.

  • Full kitchen - coffee maker, full stove, refrigerator, microwave.

    Full kitchen - coffee maker, full stove, refrigerator, microwave.

  • All the necessities!

    All the necessities!

  • Full stove top and oven. View out from kitchen to living space.

    Full stove top and oven. View out from kitchen to living space.

  • Entrance to Eagle's Nest via shared foyer. Foyer is separate from main cabin.

    Entrance to Eagle's Nest via shared foyer. Foyer is separate from main cabin.

  • Street view of property. Ample parking with boat trailer storage available

    Street view of property. Ample parking with boat trailer storage available

  • Fire-pit next to the shore. Picnic table and grill are always available!

    Fire-pit next to the shore. Picnic table and grill are always available!

  • Kayaks (and canoes!) are complimentary during your stay. Go explore on the lake!

    Kayaks (and canoes!) are complimentary during your stay. Go explore on the lake!

  • Suite living space. View of the beds from seating area.

    Suite living space. View of the beds from seating area.

  • Dining table. Enjoy your meals with a great view outside!

    Dining table. Enjoy your meals with a great view outside!

  • View from the main living are to generously sized bathroom.

    View from the main living are to generously sized bathroom.

  • Spacious, private bathroom.

    Spacious, private bathroom.

  • Cedar balcony with Adirondacks. There's amazing afternoon sun in this spot!

    Cedar balcony with Adirondacks. There's amazing afternoon sun in this spot!

  • Pantry with all the necessities!

    Pantry with all the necessities!

  • Full kitchen - coffee maker, stove, refrigerator, microwave.

    Full kitchen - coffee maker, stove, refrigerator, microwave.

  • View into kitchen from living space.

    View into kitchen from living space.

  • Stairway entrance to Eagle's Nest via shared foyer, but separate from main cabin

    Stairway entrance to Eagle's Nest via shared foyer, but separate from main cabin

  • Eagle's Nest is the top floor as seen from the street

    Eagle's Nest is the top floor as seen from the street

  • Evenings by the fire pit - s'mores and meeting new friends next to the lake!

    Evenings by the fire pit - s'mores and meeting new friends next to the lake!

  • Adirondacks by the lake. Relax and enjoy!

    Adirondacks by the lake. Relax and enjoy!

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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