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14 Miles to Sunday River, Hop & a Skip to Lake Christopher - Hot Tub to Heat Up!

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Bedrooms 3
Property type house
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Woodstock House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 9 w/ HOT TUB! Fireplace & Enclosed Game Room/Patio.

The Maine Country House is an adorable 3 bedroom Colonial that is perfect for families and intimate getaways alike. This fully equipped property can accommodate up to 9 guests and is located 30 seconds from, and has full access to, beautiful Lake Christopher. The house is in the Village of Bryant Pond, aka Woodstock, just minutes from Sunday River & Mt. Abram skiing & the Town of Bethel.

You can spend your days on the water using our canoes, kayak and windsurfer. Outdoor sports equipment is also available to enhance the fun. You can enjoy a great view of the lake, beautifully landscaped yard, and flower garden from the enclosed porch & the new deck and hot tub. The house also offers a Children's Playhouse and gas grill.

We have provided all the basics, such as pots, pans, dishes, utensils, sheets, and towels. We also make available a few extras such as a fireplace, washer & dryer, dishwasher, WiFi internet access, TV/DVD, and stereo.

EARLY CHECK-IN/LATE CHECK-OUT: We will negotiate an early check-in time and/or a late check-out time if there are no back-to-back groups with reservations.

We have FOUR houses, The Maine House #102687 (1 of 4), The Country House #153426 (2 of 4), The Farm House #131495 (3 of 4), and The MountainView House #146327 (4 of 4), all in close proximity of each other.

Go to our web site with the link below, or type in your address bar for more details.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Tim Salvesen
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 13, 2016
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1 traveler review

14 Miles to Sunday River, Hop & a Skip to Lake Christopher - Hot Tub to Heat Up!
average rating of 2.0 based on 1 reviews


  • 2 of 5

We stayed at this property for two nights - a group of 9 women. The house was generally dated - the furnishings were in some disrepair, sofas were dusty (anyone sitting on them sneezed continually), carpet on the stairs was threadbare, light switches didn't always work, a bulb was out, table was very small for a house that sleeps 9.

The biggest challenge was that the hot tub was set at 68 when we arrived (February!). We turned it up and it came up to temperature later in the evening but it was later than when we wanted to use the hot tub. Then we found out that the rug in the kitchen was soaked - turns out the hose that was used to fill the hot tub had been put into a closet in the kitchen without being drained.

We just wanted a fun girls' weekend away. We still had a good time but the house isn't at all what I expected. It was just a bit rundown.

As a side note, the owner and the property manager returned my calls on that check-in evening after I called about the hot tub. They were concerned and responded promptly. However, earlier in the week when I called to confirm and ask for a later checkout, I got no response to emails or phone messages.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: In response to your review, I want to thank you for your candid feedback about your stay. Our goal is to give you an experience that meets your expectations and through direct customer feedback , like yours we are able to improve our operation. The Maine Country House is a rustic, authentic Maine lake house typical of others in the area. Our website provides many pictures of the rooms in the house. The furnishings are functional and in working order. Our cleaning staff verified that these furnishings are cleaned and vacuumed after each stay. As for the hot tub issue, our staff member was instructed to turn the thermostat up to 98 degrees prior to your arrival. There was a misunderstanding of the instructions and, unfortunately, the thermostat was not set to the proper temperature. The hot tub required a few hours to heat up and then it was in fine working order for the weekend. To address the late check-out comment, I don't recall receiving any calls or voicemail messages earlier in the week prior to your arrival regarding this request. After you and your group checked in and phoned me regarding the issue you were having, I responded in a timely manner, as you mentioned. It was at that time that I first received (and granted) the late check-out request and was happy to do so. This is the first complaint we have received about this house and I have owned The Maine Houses for 20 years. If you look on our website, we have many testimonials from different groups that have enjoyed staying with us. I sincerely apologize that you and your guests had some issues but, in general, it seems that you had a good time.
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Nearest Airport
62 Miles
Portland International Jetport
Nearest Barpub
8.5 Miles
Bethel, ME
Nearest Golf
17 Miles
Sunday River Golf Club
Nearest Train
61 Miles
Amtrak Downeaster in Portland, Maine
Nearest Motorway
Route 26 in Bryant Pond
Nearest Restaurant
5.6 Miles
The Crosstone Restaurant, Woodstock, ME
Nearest Ski
14 Miles
Sunday River Ski Resort
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Woodstock House Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 7.0%
Cleaning USD150


  • $200-$300 per night. Sales tax and Cleaning extra.
  • Security deposit required on all reservations.

    Group rates available.

    Contact us for rates and dates.

    Rates subject to change.
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Woodstock House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , double sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , can be set up as a king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , can be set up as a king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , can be set up as a king
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Some extras you may not expect to find include: *Hardwood floors in bedrooms *Fully equipped old-fashioned country kitchen *Dining room with built in cupboards and cabinets *Wood burning fireplace *Glass enclosed sun porch *Enclosed front porch *Gas grill *Side deck *Rear deck with hot tub *Play house

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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