LAKE COUNTRY SUMMER VACATIONS FOR ADULTS, FAMILIES / HANOVER AREA

Buddy Durham

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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LAKE COUNTRY SUMMER VACATIONS FOR ADULTS, FAMILIES / HANOVER AREA

Hanover Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms-king & full, 1 full bathroom, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 6

Colby lake cottage is a classic summer lakeside home on Upper Baker Pond, Orford NH. Experience a New England summer vacation, rural and private, 1200 feet of shoreline and 7 acres of open fields and woodsy areas. The kitchen is equipped for you to prepare quick meals or gourmet dinners. A gas grill and picnic table are right outside your kitchen door on the deck. Sit on the covered porch with your morning coffee and watch the loons. How about a day at the lake. Just 25 steps to the beach and there you are ready to jump in for a morning dip. You’ll have use of kayaks, rowboats, a canoe and a sail boat. How are you at ping pong, horseshoes, or badminton? Play tether ball, and bocce. Toss a football, have a game of catch, throw your dog a ball. You are 35 minutes north of Dartmouth/Hanover NH and it's wealth of cultural activities. The cottage shares the 7 acres with one other guest cottage and the property manager's cottage. The 7 acres is named Sunset Ranch.

Restaurants, Groceries, Organic, & Farm Stands : The region has many restaurants, from fast food to fine dining. Two in Orford are Ariana's and Peyton Place. Cross the bridge into Fairlee VT and you'll find Leda's Pizza, and the Fairlee Diner. A few other popular eating places are Colatina's(Italian) in Bradford VT. and Stella's in Lyme, NH. Thai Orchid, Molly's Balloon, and Jesse's Steak Seafood & Tavern in Hanover. For breakfast or lunch try the Fairlee Diner in Fairlee or Plain Jane's Diner in Rumney.

For your groceries, Wings in Fairlee, Hannafords and Super Wal-Mart in Plymouth,Hannaford's in Bradford, Shawnees in Wentworth. Three Co-Ops located in Hanover have excellent organic groceries. Local farm stands are in Orford, Fairlee, Bradford and many other Upper Valley towns.

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Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Buddy Durham (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2009
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Guestbook comments from the manager

Favorite Activities: Fishing, swimming, boating, and outdoor games-especially ping pong and croquet, board games, watching Misty enjoy the grounds, swimming holes…too much to list!!

Comments: Thank you Buddy and Lynne for a fabulous family vacation that we will never forget! The cottage and the grounds were absolutely perfect! We are already building our “to-dos” for when we return….Lost River, hike Mt. Cube, discover more swimming holes, etc.
Aug 2013
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel 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.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
86 Miles
Manchester Airport, New Hampshire
Nearest Train
33 Miles
White River Junction, Vermont
Nearest Motorway
11 Miles
I-91 Exit 15
Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Lake Morey CC, Fairlee, Vermont
Car: necessary

The lakefront cottage, located in the Upper Valley Region of NH & VT is on Upper Baker Pond, 10 miles east of Orford, NH's main street. Summer vacationing in the area is a wonderful experience for adults and families. Plan on visiting Hanover NH, 35 minutes south, home to Dartmouth College with it's many events and cultural activities. Dartmouth's Hopkins Center for the Arts has theatre, concerts, and art exhibits. A short walk from your cottage is the Appalachian Trail. Follow the trail and climb Mt. Cube. Another local hiking favorite is Mt Moosilauke in Warren NH. Take the family to Polar Caves in Rumney NH or Lost River in North Woodstock NH and spend the day exploring the caves. An adventure, hot air ballooning in nearby Post Mills, VT. Plymouth NH, 25 minutes SE, a destination for cultural events and the gateway to the White Mountains. Golfing in Fairlee VT and Bradford VT. The shoppers in your group will find antique shops, flea markets, and destination shopping at Farm-Way.

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Availability & Rates

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Hanover Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Graduation/Reunion
Jun 6 2015 - Jun 19 2015
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Early Summer
Jun 20 2015 - Jun 26 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,350
 
 
Peak
Jun 27 2015 - Aug 28 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,650
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 29 2015 - Sep 5 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes Refundable Security/Damage Deposit: $400.00
Accepted Payment: Master Card, VISA,Discover, American Express, PayPal, Check
No Cleaning Fee, No Pet Fee, No Linen Fee, No Damage Insurance Fee, Free Washer and Dryer
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Amenities

Amenities

Hanover Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Lake View
  • Waterfront
  • Water View
  • Rural
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Heating
  • Living Room ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sleeper Sofa
    2nd Bedroom - 1 double
  • The large 18' x 17' second floor master bedroom has a king bed. 6 windows with wonderful views of the lake, mountains, and grounds. 2 dressers, a wardrobe unit, chairs, an air conditioner, ceiling fan and the full bath complete the master suite. If you prefer, the king bed can be converted to two XL twins. The first floor 2nd bedroom has a full bed, dresser, night stand, air conditioner and the half bath. A queen sleeper sofa in the living room completes the sleeping accommodations.
Entertainment:
  • Games ...
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Video Library
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Sailboat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Canoe
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Raft
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Beach Chairs
  • Large Cooler
  • Golf ...
  • Boat ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • library
  • pond
  • theme parks
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountaineering
  • water tubing
Notes:
The cottage has been designed and equipped for your comfort and convenience. All bed linens, blankets, bath towels, plastic and paper products are provided. Free local and long distance calls within the US & Canada. Also provided for you are laundry products, bath and kitchen soaps. Wireless Internet Access is available from your cottage. A fire pit is available for evening marshmallow toasting and camp fires. An out building, Smith Cabin, is centrally located on the grounds. Smith Cabin houses the washer/dryer, as well as the sports equipment, board games, puzzles, DVD's, books, magazines, chess and checkers.

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