Step out of the Log Home & experience Maine country charm at its best. Start your day with coffee on the 8x24 foot screen porch. Play a game of badminton or croquet on the lawn. Explore miles of trails behind the house. Within a 5 minute walk you can swim, sunbathe on the 8X8' swim float, kayak (2 available) or fish (rod available). When oceanfront properties are fogged in, the sun typically shines here at Kennebunk Pond, a crystal clear spring fed Lake, just 12 miles inland! Kennebunkport & the beaches in Kennebunk (beach pass provided)are within a half hour drive along lightly traveled country roads past golf courses & antique shops. Consider a Whale Watch Cruise, Island hopping in Casco Bay, miniature golf, casual & fine dining, amusement parks, local live theater, outlet shopping & more End your day back at the Log Home sitting by the fire pit or relaxing on the screen porch listening for the loons on the lake and star gazing - the stars are very bright here in the country!
The closest Lake to the Ocean in Southern Maine is Kennebunk Pond, 1 town west of Kennebunk in Lyman, Maine.....Enjoy the lake AND the Atlantic!! Appreciate the New England scenery... Wander the streets and admire the beautiful, historic homes, churches and village greens..... When you drive, notice how much of Maine is Green. You will have an opportunity to see many pastoral vistas and shop for flowers, fresh eggs, veggies or lobster at any number of local Farm Stands or Farmer's Markets....The Atlantic! In Southern Maine we have dramatic rocky coasts as well as miles of sandy beaches. There are sleepy sailing harbors & bustling working waterfronts. In your travels, make sure you grab an outdoor table for a lunch overlooking the water..... Indulge! Homemade ice cream is always a treat! Or stop in to one of the local Brew Pubs and sample a Maine Summer Ale.....Shop in the many quaint gift stores, bargain hunt in the Outlets or take in an outdoor craft fair and leave Maine with an artisan created keepsake of your vacation in the beautiful state of Maine!
Consider Booking Ahead:
A Chartered Day Sail out of Kennebunkport...........
A dining reservation at the renowned 5 star White Barn Inn in Kennebunk Lower Village...........
Deep Sea Fishing Trip - Catch your dinner & grill it back at the Log Home!...........
Day Spa - from pedicure to massage - Pamper yourself!...........
Tee Times at any of the half dozen area Golf Courses...........
BOATING & FISHING... and GOLFING too!: BOATING & FISHING..... Kennebunk Pond is a wonderfully clean, spring fed lake. Remember, in front of the log home, there are 2 kayaks (& 3 life jackets) for your enjoyment. Feel free to bring your own small boat. There is an easy and convenient boat launch on Kennebunk Pond 5 minutes from the Log Home. Within aproximately a half hour there are a dozen launching sites for either lake, river or ocean boating fun. Mornings and evenings on Kennebunk Pond are perfect for fishing or a quiet kayak excursion. This is the time of day you're apt to see the distinctive red-eyed black & white loons. If you're lucky, you may catch a glimpse of a chick catching a ride atop Momma Loon's back! After the fishermen leave the lake, water skiing/tubing fun begins! Sunsets are spectacular from the water or the dock..................
GOLFING..... There is a golf course 15 minutes away and half a dozen more within a 40 minute drive.
The Log Home is situated on 6 wooded acres. A 5 minute path leads to Kennebunk Pond, a crystal clear spring fed lake. Drive to the oceanfront communities of Kennebunk & Kennebunkport passing golf courses & antique shops. These historic villages have quaint shops, casual/fine dining, whale watch tours & sandy beaches on the Atlantic! Take the kayaks to Cape Porpoise for a paddle to the Lighthouse. Pick up lobsters to enjoy at the Log Home. To the north, Saco, Biddeford & Old Orchard Beach are known for their sandy beaches & amusement/water parks. Portland, a quaint waterfront city is an easy 35 minute drive. From Portland, consider taking a ferry boat ride to one of the many Maine Islands in Casco Bay. To the south, Ogunquit & Wells are dining/antiquing heaven. From Wells, board the Downeaster Train for Boston. In an hour or so you can shop 'til you drop in the outlet towns of Kittery or Freeport, home of LLBean(open 24/7)or enjoy picturesque North Conway in the NH White Mountains.
Other Activities: Attractions within 30 minutes.
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Sept thru May
Sep 1 2013 - May 31 2014
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (US Dollar) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.