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Luxurious Maine Lake House

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,148 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3-4 Bedroom, 2 Bath post & beam house on Megunticook Lake

The Megunticook Lake House at 315 Beaucaire Avenue sits on a sun-drenched, quiet section of magnificent Megunticook Lake, featuring large outdoor porch steps from the water, outdoor BBQ, picnic table, hammock, dock, all-wood post & beam interior, lake views from every room, fieldstone fireplace in the main living room and master bedroom, library, cozy TV room with sofa-bed, internet, and luxury kitchen. South-West facing, with all-day sunshine and sunsets. The property is only three miles from seaside downtown of Camden and its many restaurants, shops, and attractions. Street view on Google Maps:


Property Manager
Jim & Jennifer Wickenden
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

Why Jim & Jennifer Wickenden chose Mid-Coast & Islands

Originally built in 1932 and the home for many years of a popular local doctor, Dr. Millington, the house was re-built in 2007 by Stephen Wickenden, a very talented and sought-after builder in the Mid-Coast Region, using a variety of natural woods and the highest quality fixtures and fittings.

What makes this house unique

A beautiful lakefront setting only three miles from the restaurants, shops, and ocean activities in Camden, Maine.

Amenities

Camden House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2148 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • Ground floor: Full bath with shower Upper floor: Full luxury bath with twin sinks, tub/shower, cherry wood cabinetry, lake views.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Sofa-bed double - 1 double , Sofa-bed double in media room with lake views
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 double , Master bedroom with one queen and one double with lake view
    Queen - 1 queen , Ground floor bedroom with queen-sized bed and lake views
    Twins - 2 twin/ single , Two twins beds, which can be made up as a king-sized bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.952381 based on 21 reviews
5

Beautiful house in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic stay! Beautiful house in a beautiful location. Home very well taken care of. Only 5 mins from Camden bit on a gorgeous quiet lake. Jim the owner was very helpful and responsive. Perfect for a family

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Authentic lakeside camp charm, thoroughly up-to-date convenience

  • 5 of 5

Anyone who knows what an authentic lakeside camp from the old days feels like would fall in love with this thoroughly up-to-date and very well-equipped house, as we did during our recent stay (2 parents, 2 kids and 3 grandparents). We could not have been more comfortable, whether inside the intimate, well-appointed and warm rooms, or outside, on the elevated deck and floating dock. Beyond merely comfort, however, what we appreciated most was the charm of the house coupled with it's lovely setting on a quiet, rocky cove on the lake. Very well situated to Camden, as others have observed. While dock is in close proximity to those of neighbors, they could not have been more friendly. A most memorable stay. We would return without hesitation (and hope to). Thanks to Jim for answering all of our inquiries promptly and for making our visit so very enjoyable!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect setting for a group vacation. Love the lake view and central location to area attractions.

  • 5 of 5

Well-maintained home in a peaceful setting close to hiking, shopping and restaurants. The central location makes it ideal for day trips up and down the coast such as a whale watching out of Boothbay Harbor, hiking Monhegan Island, shopping in Camden, and exploring Acadia National Park. Listen for loons at night on the lake!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house and great location

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 6 adults and 2 children all had a great time at this property. The lake access is perfect and the proximity to town makes it very convenient compared to other locations on the lake. The owners are very friendly and helpful hosts as well.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Wonderful Week in Maine on Beaucaire Avenue!

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I & several friends spent a wonderful week in the house on Beaucaire Ave. Our host met us on the evening of our arrival & showed us throughout the house & explained how everything worked - he was very friendly & welcoming. The house was delightful - spacious rooms with comfortable furnishing, great showers, a stove to die for, & even a washer & dryer. There was also a room with a wall full of books, & a stereo which included a turntable! The property was spotless & everything was in working order. With the house located right on Megunticook Lake, we were able to put our kayaks in & explore the lake. The view from the deck was fabulous, especially at sunset. We lingered on the deck for as long as possible to enjoy the wonderful sights overlooking the lake. We were also able to see & hear loons on the lake, which really makes it feel like Maine! Exercise options were readily available - my husband rode his bike, friends and I walked to Barrett's Cove & back - a picturesque trek down Beaucaire Avenue. Being located a short distance from Camden made it possible to run into town to stock up on food. We highly recommend French & Brawn Market Place (great muffins!) & Megunticook Market. I am also very partial to Stonewall Kitchen with their free tasting samples & wide variety of foods. Their Wild Maine Blueberry Jam is the best! We ate a wonderful lobster dinner at home with the lobsters supplied and cooked by Camden's Hannaford Supermarket. Activities in the area were plentiful: shopping & dining in Camden, wine tasting at the Cellar Door Winery in Lincolnville, kayaking at Barrett's Cove, sightseeing at Mt. Battie - we did them all! We also highly recommend Chez Michel Restaurant in Lincolnville Beach, a particular favorite of ours. Their food is spectacular! We hated to leave at the end of our week & hope to return next year. Thanks to Jim & Jennifer for sharing their lovely home! We would definitely recommend this property to all!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful lakefront home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful well maintained home located in mid coast Maine. Easy day trips to Bar Harbor or Portland. Boating and fishing just steps from your back porch. The house is large enough to accommodate a family of eight. A visit to Mount Battie is a must see to enjoy spectacular views of the Camden area. Would definitely recommend this property to family and friends!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Knox County Regional Airport (RKD)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
The Waterfront Festaurant
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Lincolnville Beach - Isleboro
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Goose River Golf Course (public)
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Francine's
Nearest Ski
2.5 Miles
Snow Bowl
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Laite Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Camden House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season 2017
Jun 30 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Season 2018
Jun 30 2018 - Sep 1 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$750
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Tax Rate 9.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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