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Charming Maine Lakefront Cottage 2 hrs from Boston

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Deck with view of lake
Excellent
27 reviews
Deck with view of lake
Master bedroom with view of lake
dining on the deck with a view
twin bedroom with TV/DVD
bright open living area
Peaceful and quiet
path to lake
authentic Maine
Hidden gem of a lake
Updated bathroom with shower
cottage detail and twin room
cottage kitchen
plenty of parking and flat front lawn for games
nature at its best
boating fun in a canoe or a kayak
Oct at Lake Sherburne
morning coffee with a view
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Waterboro, Maine
This popular year round cottage sits on a small 'hidden gem' lake in Southern Maine. Decorated in a comfortable cottage style, it has a romantic antique pineapple four-poster double bed with quilts in the master bedroom, a second bedroom with two captain's twin beds, an extra cot and a sleeper couch and sleeps 4-6 comfortably.

The beautiful sun porch overlooks the lake from all sides and the wrap-around deck is perfect for morning coffee or afternoon drinks with a 180 view of the water through the pines.

Stay includes use of canoe, two kayaks (with child and adult life preservers), two adult bikes, floating chairs, gas grill, fire pit and 75 ft waterfront for swimming, boating and fishing, including a private dock and a shallow wade in beachy area. Since the house is set up high in the pines, the path to the dock and la...
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About the Owner, Robert M
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 74 days ago
Listed since : May 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 1 property
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Scott B
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We completely enjoyed our all-too-limited time at Dragonfly Hill. The cottage had everything we wanted, and the location was excellent: far enough from town to be quiet - and pitch-black at night - yet only a few minutes from Cozi Corner in Waterboro (outstanding breakfasts) and Oak Street Bistro in Alfred, and an easy drive to Portland or Kennebunk. The...

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Management response:

Hi Scott, Thanks for the lovely review. We're thrilled that you had such a great trip, especially after traveling all the way from the West Coast! Thanks for choosing us this summer; we hope to see you again sometime! -Rob

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Bakersfield, Vermont
Reviewed 2 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

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Management response:

Hi, We're so thrilled to hear you had such a great trip! Thank you for choosing us this summer for your vacation. We hope to see you again in the future. Best Regards, Rob

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Braintree, MA
Reviewed 24 September 2016 for a stay in September 2016

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Management response:

Hi Amy, Thanks for the kind feedback! We're so happy that you had such a nice trip. We hope to see you back again soon!! Best Regards, Rob

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
All reservations require signing rental agreement covering rental terms.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 2 053
US$175
R 2 640
US$225
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1 May 2018 -
2 Jun 2018
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2 nights
R 2 053
US$175
R 2 640
US$225
R 10 559
US$900
3 Jun 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
Default
2 nights
R 2 053
US$175
R 2 640
US$225
R 14 078
US$1 200
30 Jun 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
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7 nights
R 2 053
US$175
R 2 640
US$225
R 17 598
US$1 500
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 520 / stay - Deposit
  • Pet fee: R 1 173 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All reservations require signing rental agreement covering rental terms.

Lodging tax: 9% Maine Lodging Tax
Deposits: 50% due upon booking with balance due 60 days before arrival. Reservation would be refundable minus a $50 cancellation fee if cancelled 60 days or more in advance of arrival and if the week can be rebooked at the full rate.

Pets allowed on a per case basis with the following: $100 pet fee and $100 refundable pet damage deposit.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check
Other Fees: Primary renter must be over 25.

$300 refundable security damage deposit required with each stay.

Rentals are a week minimum and run Sat - Sat during the summer. There is a two night minimum on the shoulder season.
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage is centrally located evenly between the coast and ocean in the summer and the mountains for skiing in the winter, making it a perfect base for day trips all around.

It is 30 miles from Kennebunkport, 35 miles from Portland, 30 miles from Old Orchard Beach, and 35 miles from Wolfeboro, NH. It's very near York, Biddeford and 45 miles from Kittery and Portsmouth, NH.

The area around Lake Sherburne is pastoral with rolling hills and vistas, local farms, bakeries, restaurants, antiques, quaint towns and other lakes. The Nature Conservancy's Waterboro Barrens are nearby with miles of protected trails to explore.

Cherry Knoll Farm is just up the road from the cottage and a favorite with all our renters who have stopped by. Ray and Carol sell fresh organic produce, e...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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