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Secluded , Luxury Adirondack Waterfont in the Great North Woods

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, king master suite, queen, and Bunk room sleeps eight

2009 custom built Adirondack Lodge that sleeps four couples privately, Two and a half baths and front loading laundry center. Panoramic wilderness views across the Big Lake from the cathedral wall of glass in one of your two living rooms. You won't find a more beautiful spot to come home to after a day on the trails or finding the perfect fishing spot. Plenty of parking, so you can unload those sleds once, period! Large mudroom for your gear, full appliances and accessorized kitchen with dining for six at the table and two at the kitchen bar. Huge Vermont casting grill on the elevated deck. Private summer dock with canoe and two kayaks for your summer adventures.

Three flat screen TVs, large family room with 12 feet of sliding glass doors 50' from the water! Queen bedroom with private access to full bath, and a bunk room that sleeps five comfortably. Kitchenette, breakfast area,wall mounted flat screen tv and poker table for six on lower level.

FULL 12K BACK UP GENERATOR so your vacation will not be ruined rain, sleet or snow!

More Details

Owner
pamela ambrose
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
120 Miles
Manchester NH
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Tracy's
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Balsams Panorama course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Route #3
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Murphy's Steak House
Car: necessary

Snowmobiling mecca of the Great North Woods, Wild life abounds with Moose Alley just up the road, bears deer,eagles, loons, a wildlife paradise for hikers, hunters and fisherman.Hundreds of trails for ATVs,snowmobiling,hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and canoeing. ,. Nothing but wilderness vista from you private lakefront Adirondack. Bring your passports for a day trip into Canada, just 12 miles away.

New this year: Sleigh rides and ice skating with hot chocolate and toasting marshmallows..Within walking distance of the Lodge.Don't feel like cooking? Walk down our wooded private lane under a brilliant starlit night for appetizers on the terrace and a gourmet meal in front of a cozy fire at Murphy's Steakhouse

Other Activities: photography

fly, lake and ice fishing

hunting

kayaking

swimming

ATVing

hiking

Ski: The Balsam's Grand Ressort offers both downhill and miles of gorgeously scenic and wooded nordic trails in beautiful Dixville Notch. Rentals are available at the mountain and the NOrdic Center.

Amenities

Pittsburg Lodge Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • lodge
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , lovely bear/moose accents
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , laundry center
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The Master bath is exquisite with marble topped sink, Kohler fixtures and toilet, Adirondack touches and towels to match your bedroom decor. Half bath hosts a Kohler pedestal sink, toilet, half wall for privacy from the front loading washer and dryer to handle all your laundry on site. Large entryway with ample closet and pegs for your gear. Downstairs full bath has a tub/shower and full sink with plenty of thirsty showers for your comfort.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bunk room - 2 double , 1 twin/ single , Double bunks and a twin in our 'bunk room'
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , toddler inflatable bed available
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Private lakefront ensuite with walk in shower and closet
  • Our king master suite is privately located on the first floor, overlooking the beautiful lake and uninterrupted vista of wilderness. From the Brazilian Cherry floors to the luxury linens and walk in shower, you will not find a more luxuriously appointed rustic retreat. HDTV is provided, in case the loons are keeping you up!! You may not want to leave this private oasis! Queen bedroom Downstairs with premium linens, two large windows facing your private lake vista with a beautiful cooling summer breeze and only 50 ' from the lake. Sneak our the sliding 12' glass doors with your coffee and wait for the fish to jump and the loons to start calling. You have a private entrance to the full bath. Bunk room hosts two double, adult size beds and a twin in the back bedroom. Themed with Adirondack quilts and welcoming linens and puffs. It has a large closet and just a few steps from the full bath. New Innerspring futon sleeps two in the family room.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 5 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
Notes:
We provide two areas for dining/breakfast and coffee/tea stations, one on each floor for your privacy. The lower level is fully equipped for all your convenience from morning coffee, to watching the game on the big screen TV, to playing a game of Texas Hold'em on your private poker table with chips. Gather around the fire pit in your Adirondack chairs at night for some s'mores and sharing the days adventures under the brightest stars in the Northeast. Enjoy our beautiful Home and watch out for the Moose! Book now for you summer fishing, hunting and snowmobiling adventures. Luxury in the Great North Woods.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 59 reviews
5

Beautiful and perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

The property is just fantastic and was a wonderful family vacation. The lodge has everything you would need. We loved sitting by the fire, taking canoe and kayak rides, playing games, and even watching an impressive thunder storm from the living room with a wall of windows overlooking the lake. We took a day to go riding and went for a couple of hikes that were close to the lodge. The only thing that was missing was spotting a moose or catching fish!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Denise, I'm so glad that you enjoyed your family time away. We love sitting by the fire at night too and listening to the loons calling to one another across the lake. We try to anticipate our guests preferences and needs in the amenities and layout of the home and I thank you for your appreciation of the details at the Lodge.Sorry for mentioning the 20 fish our guests before you were bragging about. We'll see if we can round up some fish and moose for you for your next visit (LOL). I hope you had a chance to kayak in Scott's bog or East Inlet Bog, they are incredible. The ATV rentals nd nearby trail system have added a whole new dimension to our outdoor activity options. Glad you were able to take advantage of that. My very best to your family and I hope you enjoy this beautiful fall season. Pamela
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5

Great lodge!

  • 5 of 5

Grandparents, children, and grandkids,,,,oh my! We had plenty of space in this beautiful lodge. The place was spotless and had all the amenities. I would recommend it to everyone! Very comfortable. Love it.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Favorite house and spot on the lake

  • 5 of 5

First Connecticut lake is a significant lake and while there are several houses and cabins, it is largely undeveloped with one long side of the lake completely without houses. The lake is clear and the cleanest lake I’ve ever seen/been in, and being from NH, we know what clean is. Feeling in the lake is crisp. Loons will visit you and you’ll hear them at night and in the early morning. We’ve vacationed in Pittsburg for many years. The Ambrose Lodge is in a perfect location. Close to the few conveniences of civilization Pittsburg has, but out of sight and no sounds from Route 3. It’s on a very private lot at the end of the road with no view of neighbors. The views are as perfect as depicted in the pictures. You can be on the deck with a great overview, or right down on the lake, and at night around the fire pit.

The house itself is stunning. Kids can make the lower level their own with the kitchenette, bedrooms, and entertainment center, while the upper level is great for mom and dad and everyone together as desired. The house has been decorated in themes of nature consistent with northern New Hampshire.

Pamela is a great host too, she makes you feel welcome, and is always available should you need anything (you won’t though). She’s also added touches to personalize your stay. Wine left for us and frosty mugs in the freezer! Everything you want/need from home is already here. The new Sonos system was great! Bed super comfortable.

Once you come here, you won’t want to go anywhere else. We always feel fortunate to have such a place for a time, I suggest booking early.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow Eric, Thank you so much for taking the time to mention the details of the Lodge and the location. I agree it is wonderful to view nothing but nature from the deck, listening to the loons calling to one another. We love to sit around the fire pit at night too. The stars are so clear and bright, it's really magical. It sounds like you enjoyed walking to Moose Alley Cones and Treats and Treasures convenience store and gift shop. I'm gad that you found the beds comfy. I added memory foam toppers and luxury linens . Please come back and join us again. We love having you!!
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5

Beautiful, relaxing vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better place to stay for our snowmobile vacation!

We have been coming to Pittsburg, NH for 7 years now and this is, by far, the best place we have stayed! Pamela made sure that any questions we had were answered and was a pleasure to deal with. From the moment we walked in the door, it was like we were part of the family. We will definitely be staying here again. Thank you to the Ambrose Family!

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

WONDERFUL!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for our stay at Ambrose Lodge, we had a wonderful time. Beautiful, well maintained lodge!

Marshall & the Gang

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Than you Marshall and Gang, You have been here from our first year of rentals after our 2008 construction. We love having you and so glad that you had incredible riding this year. See you next winter!! Pamela
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5

Love the Ambrose Lodge

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to the Ambrose Lodge, and we loved it just as much as the first time. The snowmobile trails were the best we have ever experienced thanks to all the snow, and we enjoyed long rides, and then cozy evenings in this beautiful home.

Thank you Ed and Pam for sharing and allowing us to enjoy this place - we will be back next year for sure!

Wayne and Laura Stauss

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us once again. I'm glad that everything was welcoming and comfortable for you. I couldn't agree more;The trails are magnificent this year. There is plenty of snow base so hopefully we will continue to get great riding for the upcoming weeks and Snodeo. We also love coming back to a warm home and watching the sleds crossing the lake at night from the great room sharing food and cheer with friends and family. We are blessed to have this special spot and love sharing it with guests who appreciate the beauty and adventure of the wilderness expanse here. Kind regards and ride safe, Pamela
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $95
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 9.0%

This is a no pet and non smoking property
We have a private dock and you are welcome to bring your fishing boat. Additionally kayaks, a canoe, water floats and life jackets are provided. There is a fire pit and we are within walking distance of an ice cream stand, convenience and gift shop and gourmet restaurant.

Certified or personal check
Dates are reserved once the signed rental agreement with 50% of the rental and security deposit are received
Remaining taxes, cleaning fee and rental fee are due 30 days prior to check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.