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Judy Weyand

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english

Cozy waterfront cottage with beach on a large, private wooded lot

12 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Lakes Region Cottage Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 bath with shower, sleeps 4. Deck overlooking beach.

Waterfront cottage on Milton 3 Ponds with sandy beach, in very private area. View the sunset from the front deck. The beach is in a protected cove for swimming, but on the main pond with direct access to the 2 other ponds and the Salmon Falls River. Totally renovated in 2005, with clean, bright, and colorfully furnished interior and an all new exterior that includes 2 decks. Neighboring cottages are barely vizable from the cottage. The bathroom was updated with a new shower, toilet and floor in September, 2010. This property is smoke free and there is a 'no pet' policy in consideration of the neighbors.

Location: This totally rebuilt cottage, on an acre of wooded land, abuts conservation land and 2 family compounds at the end of a dirt road. The sun sets across the lake, the loons swim by, and the weekdays are very quiet. The weekends brings more boating activity on the lake, but the cove is a protected place to swim. If you are seeking a place to get away, a week in this simple, but bright and sparkling cottage would be just the ticket.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Judy Weyand (Property Manager)
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english

Why Judy Weyand chose Lakes Region

My Dad built this cottage in 1945 as part of the family compound, and it has remained in the family ever since. The cottage, and it's furnishings are continually upgraded, and every effort is made to keep the land natural, clean, and environmentally in keeping with the location.

Reviews

5
based on 12 traveler reviews

Cozy waterfront cottage with beach on a large, private wooded lot
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
5

Our favorite week of the whole year.

  • 5 of 5

We have been fortunate enough to rent this cottage from Judy for the past nine years... during our first visit, our kids were 2 1/2 and 6 months old.. and the cottage and its surroundings are as perfect for us now as they were back then. Judy takes impeccable care of this property; the furnishings have charm, character, and comfort. The beach out front gets wonderful sun from 12pm usually until well after 7:30 or 8pm.. perfect for sunset cocktails on the back porch. And the lake itself is wonderfully sandy, with a great gradual entry for kids. The use of a canoe, kayak, and paddleboat are big hits with our children; the fishing is great; and the surrounding woods offer all the peace and respite you're looking for on vacation. If you are need of something that will truly allow you to step away from the grind of the routine.. you've found it. And with easy convenience for day trips to North Conway, Portsmouth, Wolfboro, or other surrounding areas.. you can be secluded when you choose to be, and active when you don't! Our children have christened this vacation our week at "Judy's Lake" - and we look forward to another 10 years at this wonderful property.. I cannot put enough stars on this review.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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5

Wonderful week

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just spent a wonderful week at Judy's cottage. The cottage was just right for the two of us; clean, comfortable and nicely furnished. The best part is that the water and a small sandy beach are literally steps away from the back deck. We took a couple of day trips from the cottage but had plenty of time to relax and enjoy the water. Judy is very nice to work with from the initial contact through the entire process. We hope to return sometime in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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5

Perfectly Relaxing Week

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just got back from a glorious relaxing week at this lovely cottage. It was just the ticket for some quiet down time. Judy was wonderful and the cottage is so adorable, exactly as the pictures show. Super clean!! As much as we thought we'd be venturing off during the day, we found ourselves sitting and enjoying the lovely water views. You cannot ask for a more serene setting.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Long Island, New York
5

WONDERFUL! We let the WORLD pass by, WITHOUT US !

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I LOVED Judy's cottage! We sat in the afternoon sun & read. Went kayaking, (they were supplied) a couple of times. Watched and listened to the Loons. Slept in. Cooked in & ate out. Don't miss breakfast at the town gas station. YES, that's right! their motto is..."EAT HERE...GET GAS & WORMS". They sell everything. We also did a few tourist day trips. Cog train up Mt. Washington. As well as a beautiful Fall Foliage drive and lunch to Lake Winnipesaukee. Another day trip was to North Conway. The owner Judy, gave us great infor. about the area without ever being intrusive. We would definitely recommend this heavenly cottage to a couple, a single person or a couple with one or maybe two children. The cottage is wonderfully full of light & air. Very cheery, happy warm colors. Judy definitely has a skill for decoration! My husband & I would return in a New York minute. In fact we really didn't want to leave!

To sum it up...If you are looking for a GREAT PLACE to stay that won't coast 'an arm & a leg'...this cottage is your GETAWAY PLACE ! Just leave a week open for our return.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
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Brimfield, Massachusetts
5

Peaceful, Charming, Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a heavenly week in late September at this lovely cottage. We have been vacationing in the lakes region for years but decided to try a new lake and happened upon this gem in 2011. It was perfect! The cottage is even nicer than pictured here. It is beautifully decorated and has everything you could need or want. Since we were there in late September, I didn't bring a swimsuit...we had "Indian Summer", however, and I ended up swimming in my clothes. The sandy beach is great; shallow with gradual slope~good for small children, I would think. We brought our own kayaks but found that there were already some there we could use. We saw many loons as we kayaked. Listening to their haunting sounds at night is magical. Nothing can beat sitting on the deck watching the sun set while sipping a glass of wine! The cottage is located in nice area and was close enough to take day trips to Portsmouth, around Winnepesaukee, etc. The owners are extremely lovely people. I hope this was our first of many vacations at this cottage!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
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A Perfect Week

  • 5 of 5

We had always wanted to spend a vacation in a cottage on a lake and when we saw this place, we knew we had found our spot. This bright, cheery, clean cottage was perfect. Every window looks to woods or the lake, with just one other property in view and even they were there only on the weekend. We read on the beach and deck, feasted on the extremely generous and inexpensive lobster rolls from "The Pink Place," watched the water and distant shore change with the shifts of light and clouds, took a scenic day trip and relaxed, relaxed, relaxed. The cottage is exactly as depicted on the website and Judy and Paul, our hosts, are lovely people. We found it perfect for the two of us, but can picture a couple with one or two young children there also. Two loons were in evidence all week, but five swam very close by on our last morning, a stunning farewell. We're grateful to have found "our" cottage!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Manchester, NH
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Spalding Turnpike, Route 16, exit #17
Car: necessary

Under 2 hours from Boston, within 45 minutes from Kittery shopping, historic Portsmouth, and 30 minutes to Wolfboro and Lake Winnipesaukee.

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Rates & Availability

Milton Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 11 2016 - Sep 2 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Sept & Oct
Sep 3 2016 - Oct 10 2016
7 night minimum stay
$900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 9.0%

Manager'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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Amenities

Lakes Region Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom is off Master Bedroom, remodeled in 2010 with a new shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Bedroom has a 'Maine Cottage' queen bed and the living room has 2 Twin Beds, one on each end of the room.
Entertainment:
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Raft
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 3 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
Notes:
Sparkling and colorful waterfront cottage. Perfect for a small family or couple. Beach is shared with owners who live next door. Sandy beach with gradual incline into the water, and the cove is protected from boats. Great beach for children. Very private wooded setting, across the road from conservation land.

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