HIGHLAND LAKE - EASTERN SHORE - MT. VIEWS AND SUNSETS

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
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Minimum Stay 2 nights

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HIGHLAND LAKE - EASTERN SHORE - MT. VIEWS AND SUNSETS

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4 Bedrooms and 1 full bath, sleeps 8

Highland Lake House boasts a beautiful view down Highland Lake with the White Mountains in the distance. Perched on the Eastern Shore of Highland Lake, you’ll enjoy watching the lazy summer sun set on the Presidential mountain range. A top location contender for the film On Golden Pond, Highland Lake offers a picturesque setting for cruising in a sailboat, canoeing, kayaking, water skiing, or simply relaxing at the water’s edge in an Adirondack chair.

Highland Lake House is owned and managed by a family who has a long history in the Lakes Region and values time by the water with loved ones. It features a charming traditional Cape Cod with plenty of parking for you and your guests. The property is roughly a third of an acre with 25 feet of waterfront and is located within walking distance to the town of Bridgton. There is a stationery dock system and a mooring for any boat you wish to bring.

The views are breathtaking.

Enjoy the property: There is a stationery dock system from shore for access to the water and lounging waterside. In addition to kayaks, there’s a mooring ready and waiting for your fishing boat, water skiing boat, or a sailboat. When it s time to eat, dine on fresh Maine lobster at the picnic table and enjoy views of the lake, or get cozy on the dock while you gaze at the spectacular sunsets.

Enjoy the town : Highland Lake House is located just one quarter of a mile to the quintessential New England village of Bridgton. Here you’ll find amenities such as a new movie theater, library, internet cafe, coffee shop, book stores, antique shops, galleries, and boutiques, plus live music nearly every night during the summer at a local lounge. There are several convenience stores and a department store for any needs you have to enhance your stay. Just a mile away you’ll find an 18 hole golf course boasting commanding views of the area.

Enjoy the area: There is excellent hiking in the area. Shawnee Peak is ten minutes from the property and the White Mountains are roughly one hour.

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Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

seth dematties

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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4.8
based on 4 traveler reviews

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Highland Lake - Eastern shore - Mt. Views and Sunsets
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
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Highland Lake - Eastern shore - Mt. Views and Sunsets
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Bridgton Western Maine
5

Exceeded Expectations

  • 5 of 5
Ideal place to spend time with friends and family. Layout as described was very helpful and accurate. Property was pristine and very welcoming. It had something for everyone; reading in a hammock, swimming/floating/kayaking/fishing in the water, watching sunsets from the porch, smores by the fire, laying out on the docks, strolling through a friendly and charming downtown, biking/hiking, or just spending quality time with all. I had several friends visit during our stay and they loved it as well. Can’t wait to go back.
  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Highland Lake - Eastern shore - Mt. Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p225907
+1 202 288-5706
Bridgton Western Maine
5

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5
We (6 adults and 7 kids) rented the lake house and cottage for a week in August 2010. The cottage was fine for sleeping, reading, and peace and quiet, but most of our waking hours were spent at the lake house. The layout is spacious and relaxing.
Highland lake has clean water with lots of fish. We took early morning paddles when the water was like glass and when the wind picked up during the day we went out on the sunfish that we rented from Sebago lakes boat rental. It was fun star -gazing and night-swimming by the dock. We had cookouts and ordered takeout lobster and corn from a little place in town. We also went to the drive-in theater and played mini-golf. The hammocks were as popular as the ping pong table. The road around the lake was good for running and biking and there’s a public golf course nearby as well. It is a really nice place.
  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Highland Lake - Eastern shore - Mt. Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p225907
+1 202 288-5706
Bridgton Western Maine
brookline, ma, usa
5

What an amazing property!!

  • 5 of 5
My family of four (two boys ages 7 and 10) stayed here for a week in late august. It was our first time to a lake house, usually we go to the beach. This was wonderful. Being right on the water was so convenient and fun. The kids loved swimming right off the dock, racing back and forth to the swim float, fishing, kayaking - everything. There is everything you need there to have a great time, kayaks for all, a canoe, large tubes to float in. There is also a small island near the house which made a great kayaking destination. The cottage is gorgeous, very well designed and takes perfect advantage of the gorgeous views. Cooking dinner every night was a treat as we could look right out onto the sparkling water. We had a few other families through during our week and they all thought it was just perfect. Great set-up for multi-family parties with 2 queen bedrooms in the main house, 4 twins on the first floor and then the rooms in the cape as well. We enjoyed smores many nights at the fire pit - definitely a highlight. The kids enjoyed the small playground right down the street which also had a sandy beach for little ones. A quick walk to a cute small town topped it all off. Close to a large Hannaford supermarket too. Everything was well-maintained and as described in the site. The owner was very helpful in answering all my questions. We loved that there was no internet or tv, it made for a relaxing week. We did watch a few movies on dvd. A wonderful vacation!! We'll definitely be back.
  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Highland Lake - Eastern shore - Mt. Views and Sunsets
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p225907
+1 202 288-5706
Bridgton Western Maine
Oxford, MA, USA
4

Nice 2-cottage rental for large group

  • 4 of 5
Stayed w/family & friends 8/15-8/22/09. We/ve vacationed in the Bridgton area several times & love it. Property is nicely situated w/great waterfront (docks, raft) although there's no real beach so those w/small kids may want to take the short walk down the road to the town beach. Group meals for guests of both cottages were possible at the newer/larger building (at BBQ/campfire area picnic tables, or on deck or in dining room). Highland Lake is great for swimming, fishing, & boating, & free use of kayaks was a nice amenity. The older cottage is nice but could use a few touches: stove repair or replacement; better side entryway stairs w/railing; doors for privacy of upstairs bedrooms; clothes closets/cabinets or at least hooks in bedrooms; better TV/DVD setup). Also, we didn't find any guest info in either building on things like trash disposal, what to do if problems arise, how much to clean before leaving, local attractions/resources, etc. The rental rate seems somewhat high, but overall this is a very nice property which can accommodate about 8 in each cottage, so by splitting the cost among 3 families we were able to afford it. I would stay here again.
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Ferry
45 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Portland, ME
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Rt. 302 and Rt. 117
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Bridgton Town Beach

Highland Lake House is located just one quarter of a mile to the quintessential New England village of Bridgton. Here you’ll find amenities such as a new movie theater, library, internet cafe, coffee shop, book stores, antique shops, galleries, and boutiques, plus live music nearly every night during the summer at a local lounge. There are several convenience stores and a department store for any needs you have to enhance your stay. Just a mile away you’ll find an 18 hole golf course boasting commanding views of the area.

Come enjoy Maine vacation land in the lakes region of South Western Maine, 50 minutes NW of Portland and its Old Port shopping district, plus the famed Maine coastline. With the White Mountains close by and scores of fresh water lakes there are endless possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast. The fall foliage, Fryeburg Fair, and apple picking at the local orchards make for memorable autumn getaways. For Skiers, Shawnee Peak is just seven minutes away.

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Bridgton House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$199
$1,275
$3,870
 

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Fees And Taxes $95 cleaning fee, 7% Maine state lodging tax
Notes Summer season is weekly only, Saturday to Saturday, $1,275 per week plus tax and cleaning.
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Amenities

Amenities

Bridgton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Adventure
General:
  • Local Maps
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Mobile Phone
Kitchen:
  • Lobster Pot
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The Cape has 1 full bath and was remolded in 2008.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , dresser and closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , dresser and closet
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , dresser and closet
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , dresser and closet
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 8 - 2 twin/ single
  • The Cape has 4 bedrooms: (2) with Queens and (2) with 2 twins and sleeps 8.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Canoe
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Large Cooler
  • Raft
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • water parks
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • scenic drives
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain climbing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
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