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Alexandra Thayer

Member since: 2010
Call Manager
Speaks: english, french

Winnipesaukee Lakefront Home in Winter Harbor - OCTOBER SALE!!

8 Reviews
Sleeps11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms1
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Mirror Lake House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms, 1.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Classic family owned lake house in beautiful Winter Harbor on Lake Winnipesaukee.

Spend your days down at the dock - lounging, swimming, kayaking, and water skiing- before heading upstairs for dinner on the deck. We have 2 kayaks for your use and boat rentals are nearby. Enjoy a short walk to Libby Museum. Drive, bike or boat just 3 miles into downtown Wolfeboro for nearby shopping, antiquing, berry picking, golf and museums. For you history buffs, The Wright Museum is one the the premier WWII museums in the country.

Picture yourself enjoying dinner overlooking the calm waters while listening to the calling of the loons in the gazebo.

With the leaves’ at their peak, enjoy the spectacular colors of New Hampshire. Sit by a cozy fire and enjoy the crisp Autumn air.

The children can watch their movies upstairs on the sleeping porch, while the adults watch their favorite TV show in the living room. We even have some games for the family to play!

This house is not a party house! Please respect our home!!!

We have a wooden raft for your enjoyment as well. The raft may not be put in until the week before Labor Day.

Keywords: lake house, wood fireplace, dock, deck, Wolfeboro, raft

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Alexandra Thayer (Property Manager)
Member since: 2010
Call Manager
Speaks: english, french

About Alexandra Thayer

We are four sisters who have spent our summers in this special place. We know once you stay there you will want to come back time and time again.

Why Alexandra Thayer chose Lake Winnipesaukee Area

This property was passed down to us from our dad. We grew up in this house as children during the summer and have all raised our own children here. There is a special feeling about the house, as you will see when you stay here - full of life, love and many laughs and of course we always say good morning to Mr. Moose. We have had some wonderful times here and continue to do so. As a bonus, hearing the loons at night as you sit on the deck is something you will always remember. We know you will love our home as much as we do.

What makes this house unique

We all agree that our favorite memories are of family and friends eating lobster dinners on the porch while looking at the beautiful view of the lake!

Guestbook comments from the manager

We really love the Lake House; it is one of the best cottages we have stayed in over the years. We also were happy to deal with a family like yours instead of a rental agency. It makes a big difference.



You care about your renters which we could tell right away. We really felt it when we mentioned our displeasure with the beds in the fifth bathroom the first time we stayed here, as the next summer there were comfortable mattresses in that bedroom. I believe that you mentioned that they were new.



We have been coming up for 5 years and love the Lake House.



We are from Whitman, MA.
Aug 2014
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Reviews

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based on 8 traveler reviews

Winnipesaukee Lakefront Home in Winter Harbor - OCTOBER SALE!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

I can only imagine

  • 5 of 5

While we could only stay for a weekend, I loved this place. It was so easy to transport myself back 50 years to a time when my family would take summer vacations to lake resorts and cabins where we would lay on a pier, swim, fish, read and just relax. We kayaked and if we had more time having a boat or pontoon would have been great. The lake house is property is beautiful and town is quaint.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Kingstown, RI
5

Great Home and Area on the Lake to Stay

  • 5 of 5

Wolfeboro, NH is a great town on the lake to stay and Winter Harbor is peaceful and quiet. The house is very spacious with plenty of area to relax and enjoy your getaway. My stay was a fishing trip with six people and three boats and there couldn't have been a better house to stay at for our purpose. I have stayed at many different homes over the years for our fishing trip and this house was one of the best we have stayed at. I plan to go back next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Melvin Village, NH
5

The Perfect Lakeside Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

To celebrate our 50th Wedding Anniversary, we decided to invite our children and grandchildren up to the lake for a week's vacation. The house was so reminiscent of long past summers spent at the lake with our children (now grown) and delighted the grandchildren. There are so many places for everyone to spread out, it never seemed crowded. The waterfront was great and renting a boat so the children could water ski and tube was perfect. The kayaks were in constant use as was the raft. Wolfeboro is just up the road. The view is so peaceful and beautiful. The house had everything you needed and the fireplace and Mr. Moose were an added extra! Our family really got a chance to relax and reconnect. It was a vacation to treasure and remember. We hope to do it again! We highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

A group of 10 former Peace Corps volunteers from around the country gathered in Winter Harbor for a week long reunion. The house was just the perfect place to spend time reminiscing, relaxing and sightseeing. The views from the large deck are spectacular and hanging out on the dock made for a relaxing afternoons. The location is great, with easy access to Wolfeboro, the villages around Lake Winnepasaukee and the White Mountains. The house has plenty of room for ten or more and has a wonderful New England lake house feel to it. The kitchen was stocked with every imaginable utensil and then more. There's a great fireplace to keep the chill off in the very large living room. The bedrooms are spacious and comfortable with great views of the lake. Overall, it more than met out needs and expectations and I feel comfortable in recommending it as a place to stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gilford, NH
5

Wonderful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing spot on the lake. The cove was perfect for waterskiing/ tubing and kayaking. We also rented a water trampoline which was a big hit with the teens in our group. The house was rustic and very comfortable. It has so much character and charm. Even with 9 people we had lots of room. Since it was lakeside living there wasn't even a problem only having one shower. The kitchen was well stocked and we even found s'more skewers. We had fun using the games and puzzles in the evenings. I would highly recommend this vacation home.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wayland, MA
5

A real gem

  • 5 of 5

We had the wonderful opportunity to vacation at the Lake House last summer which was fantastic. We loved the deck which has a breathtaking view over looking the lake. What is really special about the deck is that it is enormous so being able to eat meals while seeing the beautiful view of the lake was extraordinary. We also loved hanging out on the dock after swimming. A great place to vacation as it is very large and comfortable, has a really well stocked kitchen and is very convenient to the center of town. I am so glad we found it, and we will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Libby Museum
Nearest Point of Interest
Wright Museum
Nearest Point of Interest
Library
Nearest Point of Interest
Hospital
Nearest Point of Interest
Hunter's
Nearest Point of Interest
Town Docks
Nearest Point of Interest
Gas Station
Car: recommended

We have a book with pamphlets, brochures and sticky notes with the name and contact information from/for great places in the area. Find a place that we don't have? Put this great new place in our book for other guests!

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Rates & Availability

Mirror Lake House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall
Sep 3 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$350
$2,000
$6,000
 
 
Columbus Day
Oct 14 2016 - Oct 17 2016
4 night minimum stay
$1,500
Flat fee
 
 
Early Summer
Apr 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$425
$2,500
$7,000
 
 
Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,000
Flat fee
 
 
Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,300
$17,000
 
 
Fall
Aug 27 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$425
$2,500
$7,000
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,000
Flat fee
 
 
Columbus Day
Oct 13 2017 - Oct 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$2,000
Flat fee
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Tax Rate 9.0%

SUMMER 2017 RENTALS WILL BE ACCEPTED STARTING OCTOBER
No last minute rentals.
Rentals in July and August are weekly only with turnover of Saturdays. All other months can be rented nightly or weekly with any turnover day.
We must know how many people (including babies) will be at the house for legal and safety reasons.

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Amenities

Mirror Lake House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , In bedroom 5 off of kitchen
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Downstairs off of living room under the stairs
  • 1.5+ One full bathroom with a tub/shower combo (a must for little kids) upstairs. One half bath between the kitchen and 5th bedroom and another half bath off of the living room under the stairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size beds (1) , Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (5)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Docking for 2 boats. The first boat goes in the boat slip. This slip can only hold a boat up to 25 ft long. The second boat goes on the left side of the dock and must be a small boat like a whaler. A large and/or heavy boat cannot go in this spot under any circumstances. There is not fire pit and it is illegal for you to make one without a permit. NO FIRE PITS ALLOWED!!! We are strict on the NO SMOKING rule.

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