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Upscale waterfront home - private sandy beach

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bdrm, 3 Ba, Sleeps 13

Unusually spacious waterfront home with private beach, two decks, two kitchens, washer/dryer and loads of up-scale common space. Private beach, 4 boats, and a large swim float adds to the fun for families. The house is close to all the "action" in the area, but private and quiet enough to see beavers swimming by and nesting loons in the reeds around the bend. This is truly a vacation getaway suitable for two families, a large group, or grandparents vacationing with the 'whole gang.' We have two fully applianced/stocked kitchens with eating areas both up and down. Both levels also feature large living rooms that provide easy elegance and "put your feet up" comfort.

The upstairs has a home office perfect for a bedroom or combining work and play. Eat at the large farm table; outside in the screened 3 season-porch; or on either the upper or lower deck (looking over the lake). The master bedroom on the upper level has its own 3/4 bath and sliders to the deck; the other upstairs bedroom has private access to a full bathroom. Both have queen beds. A third "home office" has a full sized futon couch. The upstairs kitchen has granite counter tops and all the accessories a gourmet cook would want. Downstairs you will find two more bedrooms, plus a large futon and a blow-up bed. One bedroom has a full sized bed, the other has three twin beds. The downstairs kitchen is fully stocked for either a second family or overflow for large crowds.

The water side is virtually all windows featuring seven atrium doors leading onto bi-level decks. Great when there are kids in the water! Very large and level sandy beach right out the door! Quiet spot on small Little Pea Porridge Pond directly across from through way to larger Middle Pea Pond, and connector to Big Pea Pond. A short drive to Silver Lake, in the town of Madison. Minutes away from North Conway, Cranmore Mountain, or King Pine skiing.

You are in the heart of the White Mountains with miles of wonderful hiking trails, the town of Madison boasts the largest boulder in North America , this hike is 5 minutes from the property! Silver Lake with motorboat rentals is right down the road. Story Land, Santa's village, Heritage House of NH, The Mt. Washington Auto Road/Cog Railway , the Alpine Slide/ Water Slide at Attitash and of course outlet shopping in No. Conway are some of the many area attractions close by.

More Details

Mary Alice LaPoint
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, Some French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2017

About Mary Alice LaPoint

Mary Alice is a worldwide traveler and an enthusiastic homeowner who shares a love of the mountains. Hiker, snowshoer, skier, with a flare for creating beautiful spaces.

Mary Alice LaPoint purchased this house in 2016

Why Mary Alice LaPoint chose Madison

I have spent many years in the White Mountains and around Pea Porridge Pond. I am so pleased to be able to own this beautiful waterfront home and share it with you.

What makes this house unique

I love the feeling of a lakefront home that is also so close to the mountains. The house is in an open and sunny spot near the village beach and playground, but quiet and private on it's own beach too.


Eidelweiss Village House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Has private access from upstairs bedroom.
    Large Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Large bathroom with tub - perfect for kids or adults too.
    Master Bedroom Bathroom - toilet , shower , Private bathroom off master bedroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom - 1 queen , Brand new pillow top mattress, linens, and down comforter
    Bedroom - 1 queen , Brand new pillow top mattress, linens and down comforter
    Bedroom - 1 double , Brand new pillow top mattress, linens and down comforter
    Bedroom - 3 twin/ single , Brand new pillow top mattress, linens and down comforter.
    Home office - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Home "office" has a 2-person futon upstairs.
    Common room downstairs - 2 sleep sofa /futon , common room has futon plus extra tall blow up bed.
  • All new pillow top mattresses in every room. New down pillows, linens and down comforters. The most comfortable beds you will find!
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Barbecue
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
There are so many lakes and mountains available within minutes, and a full shopping experience in the popular tourist town of North Conway - just minutes away!


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Upscale waterfront home - private sandy beach
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 18 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time. The house was very spacious and inviting. We were there for the long weekend and our whole family came. It was nice having 2 levels because kids where able to play downstairs while adults gathered upstairs in the upper level. We where 15 minutes from King Pine ski resort and went skiing every day. Another 20 minutes and we where right in North Conway. I can't say enough wonderful things. The owners where very quick to get back to us if we had any questions. It was fabulous!!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, John, you and your family are welcome back anytime!
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Great group vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful. We went with a group of friends in the middle of September and had a very relaxing time. We boated out on the lake during the day and had plenty of space to relax in comfort in the evenings. There are several small beaches which you can access by kayak, which was also a lot of fun. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Vacation!

  • 4 of 5

Had a great time. Home is beautiful, close to all tourist attractions. Owner was available for any questions. Would recommend to anyone. Lake front was so convenient.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Plymouth, Massachusetts

The property is PERFECT for young and old alike. The Private beachfront was spectacular.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed this vacation home. We had a large group of family including grandparents and 3 grandchildren and everyone in between. The beach was a big hit with the kids (teens) who loved the available water craft (canoe, kids kayak, paddle boat, etc.) and the floating dock for diving. The older folk didn't miss out on the action because of the large deck where they could watch everything happening on the Pond.

The trip highlights were going up Mount Washington on the Cog Railway and a pontoon boat ride on nearby Osipee Lake. Location, location, location. We would definitely rent again in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! Four generations of family. Being on the pond was so much easier than driving to it. Kids loved the the kayaks and paddle boat. House is beautifully decorated. Only small problem was the air conditioning didn't cool the house and it was very hot a few days. I would stay there again!!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything we hoped for and more

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful home right on the water. Quiet peaceful breakfast on the deck listening to the birds. I recommend it highly.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Ed, for everything. Really enjoyed hosting you and the family. Hope to see you next year.
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Car: recommended

Winter: Close to many major downhill areas - 10 min. to King Pine and Cranmore, twenty minutes to Attitash, 30 to Wildcat. Ten minutes to the Kancamaugus highway - miles of cross-country skiing in Jackson or right out the back door! Ice-skating, ice-fishing, tubing, sledding, snowmobiling (State corridor #19 right outside the village). Too cold for outdoor activities? Major outlet shopping in No. Conway!

Summer: Enjoy swimming, paddling, and fishing in three pristine ponds, enjoy our private, sandy beach with swim float on small Little Pea Porridge Pond or visit the 5 public beaches in Eidelweiss. Wonderful quiet location for kayaking and canoeing as no motorboats are allowed. Sneak right up on the resident loons! The ponds are stocked with trout! The little ones can enjoy the playground right around the corner from 5 Little Shore Drive.


Rates & Availability

Eidelweiss Village House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Christmas 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
Summer 2018
Jun 23 2018 - Aug 25 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
Fall 2017
Sep 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 9.0%

Bring your own linens/towels/ beach or we can provide for an extra $50.00, per week. The 9% room and meals tax we must collect and pay to the state! thanks

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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