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Waterfront Home on Very Private and Pristine Lake

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms with queen beds, Loft with 2 twin beds, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 6

Listen to the loons at our ultra private, newly renovated waterfront Post & Beam home located in a small waterfront community in Tuftonboro NH. Only 10 mins to Wolfeboro, our home features pine floors, a newly renovated kitchen with stainless appliances/dishwasher, granite countertops, Franke sink, Parma faucet and breakfast bar, new full bath, large living room with high ceiling and exposed beams, deck overlooking water, fireplace, two bedrooms with queen beds and a large loft with 2 twin beds, all new beds and mattresses. We have a new 12x32 screened-in porch. High speed wireless internet, unlimited long distance phone in the U.S., HD cable tv, 32' HD flat panel TV w/dolby 5.1 surround sound, DVD/CD and iPod connection. We have a high efficiency washer/dryer and ping pong table in basement. Located on a quiet lake with super clean water (oligotrophic), 160' of pristine & private waterfront with over 15 ft depth of visibility. Fully furnished. No pets. Minimum 1 week rental.

About Camp Beech: Camp Beech, our waterfront home is a retreat away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. This is our vacation house. A neighbor best described the experience by saying 'time moves slowly on Lower Beach Pond'. The lake is very quiet, filled with wildlife (rainbow trout, brown trout, small and large mouth bass for fishing and a loon family we see daily). We even saw a moose swimming last year! Our home is great for relaxation, reading a book on the deck, lying in the sun or hammock, water sports or visiting North Conway's outlets for some retail therapy (35 mins away) and the town of Wolfeboro for fine dining or shopping (10 mins away). In addition to our shoreline property, there are 2 Hidden Valley Association beaches you will have access to which are great for family days, building sand castles and swimming, both are a few minutes walking distance. Bring your racket because there are tennis courts in the association. We hope you enjoy your stay and go home very relaxed!

About the Lake: Our home is located in a small, private community in Tuftonboro NH called Hidden Valley. Our vacation home is located on Lower Beach Pond which is a small Oligotrophic lake with a sandy bottom. Wikipedia defines these lakes 'to have low algal production and often have very clear waters, with high drinking-water quality.' There is a maximum of 10 horsepower boats on the lake. More common, however, to the water are canoes, sail boats, fisherman, and swimmers. Paddling around on surfboards is our preferred method of water transportation. What is yours? Swimming across the lake is also a fantastic way to start your day! We have a large floating cedar raft roughly 35-40ft from shore for relaxing and lying in the sun. Another attraction is Camp William Lawrence, a boys camp that my husband attended, see their website below. If the wind is just right, you can barely make out revelry at 7:30 AM signaling the beginning of another wonderful day for the campers and for you at Camp Beech

Special Referral Offer: If you have visited Camp Beach or are visiting this site and believe someone you know would like to rent our home, please email Carl. If your friends stay at our house during the off season, we will be happy to send you a $100 referral fee after their stay. Please make sure whoever is staying with us drops your name so we can thank you appropriately after their stay.

People who are often are able to stay with us during the off peak season would be those without school aged children and retirees. The nice thing about the off season, such as the beginning of June, or Mid September through October, is that many of the tourists have left, the lake is warm, the weather if often breath taking, and you'll be lucky to see ANYONE on the lake. It's just that quiet and private!

So if you fall into the category of being able to rent in the off season, take advantage of even greater peace and quiet.

More Details

Carl Boedecker
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 5, 2017


Tuftonboro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Outdoor - outdoor shower
  • We have completely renovated our bathroom with a new toilet and sink as well as new wide pine flooring and re-enameled tub and tile surround in sparkling white, new lighting and hardware. The bathroom has a window to the outside and sufficient amount of light. We also have an outdoor shower with hot and cold water. We have a brand new 12X32 screened-in porch which extends our deck. Our fireplace is currently not for use during all rental seasons.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Loft - 2 twin/ single
  • Our home is an open post & beam concept. The downstairs features two bedrooms each with new queen beds, dresser, closet and windows overlooking our flower gardens and small views of the lake. One bedroom has a door to outside (our preferred entrance is through the deck). The loft upstairs is our favorite room in the house, containing two twin beds with a desk and chairs for lounging as well as a beautiful view of the lake. We have a nice book shelf upstairs that contains several well known authors as well as games for both children and adults - often times we find ourselves playing scrabble until the morning (we have a large dictionary for questionable words!) and connect-4 is also a favorite. All rooms feature new Adirondack style log beds with new mattresses. All linens will be provided, sheets are 200+ thread count, and we ask you put them in the washer before you leave so the cleaner can prepare for our next guests. We provide bath towels but please bring beach towels
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving ...
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Our kitchen is also newly renovated and we decided to add luxuries that are not often found in a typical rental at our price point. As mentioned earlier, we have granite countertops, new stainless appliances and plenty of cooking utensils. Our breakfast bar has 3 stools for casual dining. We have a dining area that can seat 4 comfortably for a nice candlelight meal. We also recommend using our dining table on the deck to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. Our living area features a comfortable large couch with a reclining chair and some bean bags. We have an entertainment center with surround sound speakers. Our property is secluded from other homes offering lots of privacy. We have trees on both sides of the house down to the water and our shore front property is cleared with private swimming. There are 2 granite rock steps to the water and a sandy start for swimming - we recommend swimming to the rock across the lake. We have a small dock/mooring to tie a canoe or small sailboat.

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


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Waterfront Home on Very Private and Pristine Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews

Beautiful View, Tranquil Setting, Great House!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a week at this lovely home situated right on Lower Beech Pond. The homeowners have recently updated many features of the house. It was perfectly clean and stocked with every amenity! Carl and Erika were fantastic at every turn, offering suggestions for hiking, etc.

The house has a lovely view of the pond with a small dock and raft. The pond is crystal clear and great for swimming, kayaking and paddle boarding. Don't miss out on this one!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful waterfront cabin!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a lovely stay in this cabin! The photos didn't do it justice for how great it was! The kitchen was fully furnished, making meals easy. We ended up using the other beaches mainly, but that was because of the docks they had to jump off of and the other children in the area that our kids met. The owners were FANTASTIC! Super responsive to any questions we had. Would definitely recommend this to anyone looking in the area!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A little slice of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed our return visit to the lake-house. Carl & Erika a true to the description of what they offer and truly go out of their way to make the stay the best it can be, from the home's amenities to great communication before, during and after the stay. If you're looking for a peaceful getaway to spend some good family time together, this is the place to be. If you like a little hustle & bustle, that's a blink away in Wolfeboro. If a balance between the two is what you seek, then this is the perfect solution for you. We could easily go on, but you will just have to experience it for yourself. Our family loved it and hope you will too.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Can't wait to return next year!!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our wonderful week at Lower Beech Pond. This lake house was everything that was promised by Carl and Erika.

The house was very clean and comfortable, the beds comfortable, the wood floors beautiful, and the kitchen easy to work in. The wall of sliding glass doors overlooking the water open to beautiful breezes and a great view.

It was as quiet as promised, which was a wonderful change from normal life, and made sleeping easy. We didn't see one mosquito for the entire week.

Right down the street is a public (limited to association members and guests) beach area that is easier for small children and older people to use - and we used both. We had one rain day, and enjoyed the big screen TV in the living room, the ping pong table and board games.

Downtown Wolfeboro is a short ride through beautiful countryside, and we enjoyed the shopping and ice cream cones with the lake view. My daughter found several gorgeous blouses at great prices, and the antique stores were especially fun. One evening, we drove to Moultonborough and had a live Jazz-trio dinner at Castle in the Clouds on the rose covered stone patio.

We have already recommended this vacation rental to two different friends, and I know they'd have a great time. Carl was very honest and great to communicate with via email. Thank you again, and we hope to see you again next year!!

Mary, Reilly, Laurena and Joann

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a perfect vacation – the weather, the Camp Beech lake house and the location couldn’t have been better! Carl and Erika’s home is wonderful – right on the most peaceful lake we have ever experienced. Every morning it was a treat to canoe around the lake with hardly a soul in sight – except for a family of loons! We were lucky enough to have great weather and enjoyed swimming in the crystal clear lake every day. The house is exactly as described – very well equipped, updated throughout, very comfortable beds and the absolute best screened porch! We visited Wolfeboro numerous times for lunch and dinner (Garwood’s, East of Suez); went to Meredith for shopping and eats (Lago); and even did a shopping trip to North Conway (had dinner at Flatbread’s – the pizza around). We also went to Castle in the Clouds for their Jazz at Sunset Dinner – fantastic! Camp Beech is a real gem!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing Lake House

  • 5 of 5

Our first time to New Hampshire for a friends getaway and we found ourselves on Lower Beech Pond for Memorial Day weekend. The house was exceptionally clean, fully stocked with all the essentials, and the beds were undeniably comfortable! Carl and Erika take very good care of this place and it shows.

Unfortunately, it rained pretty much our entire weekend but that didn't stop us from enjoying ourselves. We explored Wolfeboro, had lunch at El Centenario and grabbed coffee from Downtown Grill- the best Blueberry Cobbler Latte I have ever had! We even had to stop to grab lattes on our way to the airport they were so good. The sun came out for a little each day and we were able to sneak in two hikes. We hiked the Italian Trail on Mt. Shaw one day and the White Ledge Trail in the White Mountains another. The White Ledge Trail was an amazing hike with spectacular views from 2,000 ft elevation. I would highly recommend this for anyone looking for some great adventure. My friend even carried her 9 month old baby the entire 4.2 miles! Make sure to pack lots of snacks and water.

We enjoyed cooking breakfast and dinner together at the cabin, using the grill, playing ping pong and we even played a very intense game of pictionary.

I can't imagine how much more beautiful this place would be with warm, sunny weather! We would love to come back one year and actually enjoy swimming in the lake.

Thanks Carl and Erika!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Away From It All Luxury Cottage! Conveniently located 10 minutes (7 miles) from the oldest summer resort in America, Wolfeboro NH. Enjoy the music of the Great Waters Music Festival, Take a cruise on the Motor Vessle Mount Washington, take horse back riding lessons, play a round at Kingswood Golf Club, take a hike up Mt. Shah, or simply relax and enjoy your down time on one of the quietest and cleanest lakes in the State of New Hampshire.

Miles from Tuftonboro, New Hampshire

Manchester, NH 60

Boston, MA 115

New York City, NY 320

Montreal, Quebec 235


Rates & Availability

Tuftonboro House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring and Early Summer
May 6 2017 - Jun 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jun 11 2017 - Sep 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer and Fall
Sep 17 2017 - Oct 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Cleaning Fee $125
Tax Rate 9.0%

We feel that we do not have a lot of competition at our price point. For those willing to spend $3000 a week, that will buy you a different home. For those who do not want to spend at that level, you will find out home to be clean and updated. Our home is on one of the cleanest bodies of water in the lakes region, and there is very limited boat traffic making for a relaxing and quiet environment

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