NEW ENGLAND FARMHOUSE ON QUIET POND, WALK TO SQUAM LAKE

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
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NEW ENGLAND FARMHOUSE ON QUIET POND, WALK TO SQUAM LAKE

Holderness House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

This simply furnished farmhouse will appeal to individuals looking for a place to wind down, swim, canoe, fish, hike, read, and enjoy the quiet wilderness of New Hampshire's Lakes Region. The well-equipped kitchen accommodates many cooks and there are eating areas near the pond, on the large deck, and in the family room. Sleeps 10 in beds, 1 bedroom is on the first floor. 'Pack 'N Play' available if needed. This is an old farmhouse with some steps between rooms and may be difficult for those with limited mobility.

Keywords: Waterfront simply furnished farmhouse, 1+ acre, ideal for 3 generation families, reunions, swim, canoe, kayak from sandy beach. Well-equipped kitchen, great room with fireplace.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
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We vacationed in the Squam Lake area for many years before buying property. We returned here to retire because of the quiet beauty of the area. In 2000, we found this property on White Oak Pond, a short walk to Squam Lake. We are away visiting family at some times of the year, but when we are in NH, we stay at our house which is adjacent to this property.

Guests staying here have marveled at the serenity of the Pond. Motors on boats are limited to 7.5 hp, making this an ideal place for canoes, kayaks, and small sailboats. A boat launch on Squam Lake for 25 hp motor boats or less is a short drive, and a public launch for larger boats, located on the Squam River, is 10 minutes from the property.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
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Reviews

New England Farmhouse on Quiet Pond, Walk to Squam Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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New England Farmhouse on Quiet Pond, Walk to Squam Lake
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p344742vb
Holderness Lakes Region
Austin, TX
5

IDYLLIC RETREAT - GREAT FOR KIDS

  • 5 of 5
Our extended family stayed in the farmhouse over a two week period this summer, and absolutely loved the property and the pond. (A note about the "pond": it is a beautiful small lake in itself, more peaceful than Squam, and with more abundant wildlife such as nesting loons.) The historic house is large and spacious, beautifully furnished and thoughtfully supplied. The large flat lawn, sandy beach, play set and fire circle make it more kid-friendly than any lake property we've seen before. We enthusiastically recommend it.
  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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New England Farmhouse on Quiet Pond, Walk to Squam Lake
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p344742vb
Holderness Lakes Region
Dallas, TX
5

WONDERFUL FAMILY VACATION SPOT!

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I rented this home for a week to vacation with our three young kids and we could not have been more pleased with the house and the location. The house is large, clean and comfortable with beautiful gardens and plenty of activities for everyone - especially the kids. The location in Holderness is very convenient to many of the Lakes Region attractions. White Oak Pond is so peaceful and quiet and we really enjoyed seeing the Loon family, swimming, kayaking and fishing. The owners of this home are very friendly and extremely helpful. We hope to return again soon!
  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Squam Lakes Association
Nearest Point of Interest
Public boat access
Nearest Point of Interest
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Children's toys, board games, puzzles

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Availability & Rates

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Holderness House Rental Rates

Notes

  • $400-$570/nt, $2800-$3990/wk
  • US Dollars
  • Memorial Day to Labor Day: $570/night, $3990/week, weekly rentals only;
  • Labor Day to Columbus Day: $450/night, $3150/week;
  • Columbus Day to Memorial Day: $400/night, $2800/week;
  • Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's higher rates apply
  • Deposit is 10% of rental;
  • 50% of rental due 60 days before dates; remainder due 30 days before rental
  • Cleaning fee: $125; NH State tax: 9% of rental
  • Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice

Amenities

Holderness House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Beachfront ...
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Telephone
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking Off Street
  • Linens Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (6) 6 twin beds, Baby Cribs (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Books
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • live theater
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • mountain biking
  • snowmobiling
  • golf
  • cross country skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • hiking

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