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SPACIOUS LAKEFRONT LODGE-HOT TUB & REC ROOM-NEAR ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

Becky Ashmore-Lesko

Advertiser since: 2002
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Speaks: english
Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Becky Ashmore-Lesko

Advertiser since: 2002
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
December 19, 2014
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SPACIOUS LAKEFRONT LODGE-HOT TUB & REC ROOM-NEAR ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

Beech Hill Pond Lodge Rental Photos and Description

5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, sleeps 14 people

Happy Days Lodge-Wake to the call of the loons and drink your coffee on the deck just steps from the shore. Spend your days on Beech Hill Pond swimming, fishing, boating, enjoying the hot tub,or simply reading in the hammock. A large flat area at the waters edge is perfect for relaxing in the sun or playing beach games. Or, plan to take a drive to world famous Acadia Nat'l Park /Bar Harbor. Go hiking, biking, sightseeing, whale watching, shopping and much more. Discover all that this unique area has to offer. Located in the heart of Downeast Maine, the lodge is located a half hour from Bangor Internat'l Airport.

Sunny, Bright and Immaculate! This lodge boasts a huge custom kitchen with breakfast bar and lots of seating in the open living/dining area. Downstairs offers large rec room with pool table, fooze ball, pinball, darts, plus 2 more bedrooms, 2 more bathrooms and washer and dryer. Skylights, glass doors and lots of lake facing windows drench the lodge with natural light.

The main floor has over-sized kitchen, large open living/dining room, master bedroom with queen-sized bed and master bath with shower. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms each have full size beds, and each have a separate sliding glass door onto a covered deck that overlooks the lake.

The downstairs rec room has wall to wall windows and two sliding glass doors facing the lake, a pool table, retro pinball machines, foozeball, darts, satellite TV, a 2nd full size refrigerator just inside door to waterfront, 2 bathrooms, and washer and dryer. 4th bedroom has double bed bunk beds and 5th bedroom has double bed with twin bunk above. These bedrooms also each have a sliding glass door that opens to a cement patio and the lake just 50 ft away!

Enjoy the Four Seasons of Maine, at its BEST!: SPRING and SUMMER:

Wake to the call of the loons and drink your coffee on the deck just steps from the shores of Beech Hill Pond. Although it's name says 'Pond', Beech Hill is actually a beautiful, crystal clear 4 1/2 mile long, 1 mile wide spring-fed lake.

Enjoy the private dock and spend your days swimming, fishing, boating (canoe/kayak rentals can be delivered right to the cabin), or simply reading in the hammock. Gaze across the lake to the surrounding hills for breathtaking views.

The open deck and covered porch with hot tub provide guests options for sunbathing, star-gazing or enjoying a shady spot to enjoy the view.

There is a large, flat, sand area at the water's edge, great for relaxing in the sun or playing beach games. Picnic tables and chairs provide plenty of lakeside seating.

The fire pit at the water's edge is perfect for end of the day enjoyment...and firewood is provided!

FALL:

Maine's warm fall days and cool, crisp nights are perfect for fishing, hunting, biking, hiking, sightseeing, and reveling in spectacular fall foliage. We are less than 30 miles from Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park, recognized as one of the best places in the country to view spectacular fall foliage!

WINTER:

Ice fishing, skating, snowmobiling, snow shoeing, cross country skiing, kite-flying on the lake...are just a few of the activities to enjoy at 'Happy Days' Lodge!

Great for holidays, reunions, special celebrations...

Why not spend Labor Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's at the perfect Maine get-away...

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Becky Ashmore-Lesko (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2002
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 19, 2014

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Becky, We just wanted to let you know what a fabulous trip we had. Our grandchildren had the best time ever. They did not want to leave. The first cast off the dock hooked them fish and it got better from there! Kayaking swimming, pinball, fishing they didn't know what to do first. We sat by the campfire at night and just listened to the loons. It was absolutely fantastic. Thank you so much for sharing your slice of heaven.
Aug 2014
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Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 7 traveler reviews

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Spacious Lakefront Lodge-Hot Tub & Rec Room-Near Acadia National Park
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
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Beech Hill Pond Downeast and Acadia
5

Quiet, peaceful lodge on a beautiful lake

  • 5 of 5
Overall my family and I had a wonderful stay at this lodge. The lodge is very spacious with many amenities inside. My husband and my son and his girlfriend enjoyed the recreation room downstairs, especially the pinball machines and the pool table. The bedrooms were all spacious and comfortable, some with great views in the morning. The living room and dining room areas also had gorgeous views of the lake! The lake was very beautiful and we all enjoyed our daily canoe rides around the lake, the canoe was easily rented and delivered for the week from a local guy. My family and I also really enjoyed the fire pit near the lake and had several camp fires during the week. Besides the lodge and lake, we also liked that the lodge is not too far from Ellsworth, which has a bunch of great little shopping areas. My husband and I also made a day trip to Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park which is not too far away. Overall we really enjoyed our stay for the week and will definitely keep this place in mind for a future family trip!
  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Spacious Lakefront Lodge-Hot Tub & Rec Room-Near Acadia National Park
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+1 -207 299-8055
Beech Hill Pond Downeast and Acadia
5

great place

  • 5 of 5
Great place. Lots of room and privacy with areas to enjoy together. Our boys loved the downstairs rec room. Convenient to acadia for exploring. Owners were great to work with. Highly recommend a stay.
  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
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Spacious Lakefront Lodge-Hot Tub & Rec Room-Near Acadia National Park
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+1 -207 299-8055
Beech Hill Pond Downeast and Acadia
5

Excellent and tranquil!

  • 5 of 5
The lodge had everything you would need or want. Quietly snugged up to the lake, it was fantastic.
  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spacious Lakefront Lodge-Hot Tub & Rec Room-Near Acadia National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p103863
+1 -207 299-8055
Beech Hill Pond Downeast and Acadia
5

A nice place to have a big family reunion

  • 5 of 5
Four families converged on this nice lakeside lodge from CA, OH, and VA. We all enjoyed swimming, fishing and boating on the lake, roasting marshmallows at the fire pit (with plenty of firewood) and hot tub; even on rainy days we could enjoy the pool table, foosball and pinball machine. It took us almost an hour of drive to Acadia National Park when the highways were congested with summer tourists, but it would be difficult to find such a large house in the Bar Harbor area at this price. Highly recommended for a large family/friends get-together.
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Spacious Lakefront Lodge-Hot Tub & Rec Room-Near Acadia National Park
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p103863
+1 -207 299-8055
Beech Hill Pond Downeast and Acadia
5

Best week ever!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I came with friends of ours. We were so excited because this was our first vacation together. The Happy Days Lodge had everything we could ever need. It was nice and clean too which is hard to find at hotels. We have decided that we would like to make Happy Days Lodge our annual tradition for both our families. This is an excellent lodge and Becky is great to deal with and talk to!!
  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
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Spacious Lakefront Lodge-Hot Tub & Rec Room-Near Acadia National Park
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+1 -207 299-8055
Beech Hill Pond Downeast and Acadia
5

Best Family Vacation Ever!

  • 5 of 5
Our family of 11 gathers every two years for a week's vacation. This was unanimously voted as the best ever. The lake, the house and the general surroundings were all spectacular. The house, however, was the high spot. It had everything that one could ask for and more. The owners have done a great job making a stay enjoyable. The rec. room for the kids was wonderful for them, and the adults. The property was beautiful and we spent a lot of time on the 'Pond.' The folks from Beach Hill Canoe and Kayak rentals were great and very accommodating. Their boats and help were keys to our successful week.
Thank you for all the thought you have put into this home for your renters. It does not get better than this!
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

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This lakeside lodge is 'away from it all', but is only 15 minutes from shopping in Ellsworth and less than 30 miles from Acadia National Park and beautiful Bar Harbor. In the fall, enjoy Maine's spectacular foliage.

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Rates & Availability

From $1,450 Per week

Beech Hill Pond Lodge Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Oct 12 2014 - Dec 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
Spring
Apr 5 2015 - May 2 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
Early Summer
May 3 2015 - Jun 20 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,450
 
 
Summer
Jun 21 2015 - Jun 27 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
Summer
Jun 28 2015 - Aug 29 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,950
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 30 2015 - Sep 5 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,950
 
 
Labor Day Week
Sep 6 2015 - Sep 12 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
Fall
Sep 13 2015 - Oct 31 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes $350 Security Deposit
$200/week discount for renting more than one week!
Weekly Sunday to Sunday schedule during Summer.
Will consider less than a full week during off-peak or if we have a last minute opening.
During off-peak: Check-in/check-out dates flexible PLUS we offer the option to rent less than full lodge (1-3 bedrooms instead of all 5 bedrooms) @ a discounted rate

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Amenities

Beech Hill Pond Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Half Bathroom -
  • Main Floor has master bathroom and 2nd bathroom, both with shower, sink and toilet. Downstairs has 2 more bathrooms, one with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Main Floor
    2nd Bedroom - 1 double , Main Floor
    3rd Bedroom - 1 double , Main Floor
    Living Room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Main Floor-Sleeper Sofas
    4th Bedroom - 2 double , Downstairs
    5th Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Downstairs
    Rec Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Downstairs-Rec Room
  • Main Floor has master bedroom with queen-sized bed, 2nd and 3rd bedrooms each have 1 double (full) sized bed, Living room offers 2 sleeper sofas. Pack 'N Play available upon request. Downstairs includes 2 more bathrooms, rec room with futon, washer and dryer, 4th bedroom with double bed bunk beds, and 5th bedroom with 1 double (full) sized bed with a twin bunk above. Max. 14 people.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Hot Tub on covered porch overlooking lake Wireless Internet Access Satellite TV Thermostat controlled furnace Gas Fireplace Ceiling fans Large deck Covered porch Lakeside fire pit with fire wood provided Dock Info on kayak, canoe, power boat rentals Recreation Room with Satellite TV, pool table, Foosball, darts, retro pinball machines Tons of water frontage *For Families Traveling with Small Children, 'Happy Days' is equipped with a high chair and Pack N Play, so you can travel a bit lighter!

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