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AnniPat McKenney

Member since: 2003
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Speaks: english

On a freshwater Lake in Coastal Village, Book the Best Fall Weeks now!!

8 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Boothbay Harbor Area House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, 1 half bath, sleeps 8

Newly constructed 4 season home built in the 1930's craftsman style, this little beauty allows for all modern conveniences, while affording its guests an authentic Maine lakeside vacation experience. A gently sloping lawn leads to the bank of 17 mile long, crystal clear Damariscotta Lake, yet is a short drive to the rocky shores of the Atlantic Ocean. A 16'x16' waterside deck overlooks the private deep water dock and swimming float-just steps away from the cottage.

Two kayaks and one canoe are included with the rental that can be launched from the small sandy beach on the property. Exploring the islands and coves of this vast lake this way allows for an up close and personal look at the varied wildlife. Access is available to over 100 acres for dirt biking, four wheeling and snowmobiling.

Autumn is especially spectacular in the midcoast region. A few minute's drive to Route 1 brings you along the coast with some of the most breathtaking views in New England.

A large stone fireplace and in floor heat makes for a cozy winter retreat at Pine Cone Cottage. Snowmobiling on miles of trails is just outside the door. Ice fishing, cross country skiing and ice skating are just steps from the house!

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
AnniPat McKenney (Owner)
Member since: 2003
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 8 traveler reviews

On a freshwater Lake in Coastal Village, Book the Best Fall Weeks now!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Jamestown, NY
5

We adored this piece of Heaven!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had the privilege of staying at Pine Cone Cottage this past summer and we were in awe at the beautiful setting and home. The home and surroundings were more than we ever could have imagined!The home was perfect for even a large family and very cozy! We have two small children and they both had such a wonderful time in the crystal clear lake. The adults had so much fun using the kayaks in early morning and evening when we could easily see and hear the loons swimming about. The Pemaquid Lighthouse is amazing and not too far of a drive. We even went on a whale watch! Pine Cone Cottage was the perfect getaway and more than we ever hoped for.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2007
  • Stayed: Jun 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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new england
5

Three Generations Loved this Cottage

  • 5 of 5

What memories we made at Pine Cone Cottage! We did it all during our week at the lake: fishing, kayaking, swimming, and tubing....This beautiful cottage was a wonderful home base for it all. We thought we would do more exploring of the Pemaquid Peninsula but couldn't tear ourselves away from the lakefront! In addition to the 6 of us who stayed all weekwe entertained several friends and family members from Maine and the house accommodated these get togethers extremely well. There are great seating areas both indoors and outdoors to create opportunities for quiet conversations apart from the large group. The craftsmanship of the house is incredible. We kept smiling at the details as we went through the week....My grandkids 9 and 11, declared this their best vacation ever, and are begging to go back to Pine Cone Cottage! Yes, we've booked for next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome family time in the great outdoors

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the pine cone cottage with our four kids this week. We couldn't have asked for a more beautiful setting or a more-relaxing environment for our family. We enjoyed some of the great, local restaurants, fished, kayaked and canoed around the lake, took advantage of a community rope swing on a nearby island, and relaxed by the fire in the evening. The home was clearly built with a level of pride rarely seen in construction today and was a very comfortable fit for our family. We'll be staying here again, for sure!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Winter Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This cottage, while less than ten years old, is built with the design, craft and attention to detail that creates a house that radiates history and warmth. Sited to maximize both light and the view of Damariscotta Lake, this is perfect place to spend a week in the winter beauty of Mid-Coast Maine. The owners are responsive and helpful with anything you might need - although this is unlikely, since they have already thought of everything you will need and provided it. Definitely look forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay and excellent hosts

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely month long stay in this comfortable cozy home on the lake. The owners were kind and responsive. We felt well taken care of! The house is very comfortable and clean and the views gorgeous. There is everything needed for cooking and entertaining as well. We would recommend the property to friends and family and hope to be back very soon!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fun for all

  • 5 of 5

Pine Cone Cottage was just right for our family, including a grandson (age 2 1/2) eager to learn to skip pebbles and a granddaughter (age 4) ready to follow her Dad and uncles in competitive cannon-ball dives off the swimming float. The cottage's thoughtful design and furnishing provided a range of comfy options for visiting, reading, playing, and snoozing. It radiates happiness!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2007
  • Stayed: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Portland Jetport
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Route #1
Car: recommended

The public boat landing for Damariscotta Lake is just 1/2 mile from the house. Use the mooring or deep water dock for your boat.

Guests of Pine Cone Cottage have access privileges to over 100 acres of woods containing trails for hiking, four-wheeling, dirt biking, and snowmobiling.

Experience fresh water swimming and fishing right outside your door, then a short drive brings you to the glorious rockbound coast of Maine. Coastal fishing villages of Camden, Rockport, and Boothbay Harbor alive with festivals, fairs and the freshest lobster in the world are within a 30 minutes' drive.

The Damariscotta region abounds with shops, galleries, restaurants and extraordinary natural beauty.

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Rates & Availability

Newcastle House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Prime Summer
Jun 12 2016 - Sep 3 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,200
 
 
Fall
Sep 4 2016 - Oct 15 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
Late Fall/Early Winter
Oct 16 2016 - Dec 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$1,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$3,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Linens Rental $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

$100 Pet Fee for dogs only
$100 Linens rental fee for all sheets and towels
$1,200-$3,200/per week

50% Deposit to hold your reservation
Balance of Rental, lodge tax and security deposit due 30 days prior to arrival

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Amenities

Boothbay Harbor Area House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub
  • There is a hot water outdoor shower. The tub room contains a deep soaking bathtub that overlooks the lake and a sink and vanity as well. There are plenty of sinks with vanities for everyone!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Cubby Room - 1 double
    Family Room - 3 twin/ single
  • Kids Cozy Cubby Room is a small area holding a built in double bed. The kids will love it! There are three twin beds in the lake level family room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is easy access, one level entry into the house for the elderly or infirmed. There is also a half bath on the first floor. There are no sleeping arrangements, however, on the first floor, unless a portable bed were installed.

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