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Inviting Winnipesaukee Cottage ~ Sandy Beach, Great Location, Dock for Boat

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, sleeps 6 maximum

Come relax in beautiful Moultonborough and see why people think the lakes region of NH is one of the most beautiful places in the world. This home is on a quiet but easily accessible road with 100-feet of waterfront on Lake Winnipesaukee. This is a great family vacation site! On-site, there is a shared beach (shared only with the owner, and completely private Monday through Friday), a floating swim-dock, and a brick terrace overlooking the beach and lake that’s for the exclusive use of the renter. The beach is sandy and child-friendly. Additionally, you will be able to dock up to a 30-foot-boat on our large, easily accessible, permanent dock. You’ll have the use of a canoe, kayak and sailboat; powerboat rentals are nearby. The cottage has a large, screened-in porch that’s perfect for lounging, dining or entertaining. The kitchen is fully applianced, including a gas grill just outside the door. WiFi and cable TV are included.


Owner
Marie Mayotte
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
July 28, 2017

About Marie Mayotte

Jerry has been spending summers on the lake his whole life. Marie and the rest of the family have been enjoying time on the lake since 1981. They love their little piece of heaven.

What makes this cottage unique

The view of the sunset from this property is breathtaking. Swimming is easy from the beach. It's perfect for young children and families.

We can help launch your boat and have room for your trailer. If you don't have a boat, we're happy to take you for a ride on the lake. Jerry and Marie are willing to help in any way that they can to make sure you have a wonderful vacation!

Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Manchester, NH
Car: necessary

Located in the heart of the beautiful lakes region of NH, your stay at this cozy waterfront cottage means you'll have easy access to all the area has to offer. Enjoy swimming, boating, or hanging out on the beach; while still being an easy drive to attractions such as Castle in the Clouds, concerts at Meadowbrook, the M/S Mount Washington and many, many more. NH's White Mountains are close by as well. It's a vacationer's paradise!

Other Activities: kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding; all provided by the cottage owner

Amenities

Moultonborough Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Gorgeous master bedroom with view of lake and large closet that has washer and dryer. Two smaller bedrooms with two twin beds each. Perfect for family or two couples.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Raft
  • Sailboat
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
We will strictly adhere to having a maximum of 6 people sleeping in this cottage. No pets, please. Smoking only outside, and it is requested that butts are disposed of properly. Lots of things available upon request including (but not limited to) coolers, beach chairs, and sundry items for a beach and boating vacation.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Inviting Winnipesaukee Cottage ~ Sandy Beach, Great Location, Dock for Boat
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
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Unwind, relax and enjoy your family!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our week at the Mayotte's cottage. It was the perfect way to relax and unwind. The owners were very responsive to questions prior to our arrival. They were there to greet us once we arrived and were helpful in making suggestions on what to do in the area. The master bedroom is roomy and has a washer/dryer available for the renter's use. The two other bedrooms are very small, each with two twin beds, a closet and a dresser, but, seriously, who spends time in their room when on vacation? The living room was comfortable. The screened in porch was perfect for eating breakfast and dinner. The kitchen was well equipped with all of the essentials you need for the week. There is no air conditioning, but we never missed it since the lake provided a wonderful breeze for sleeping. There is a private dock/patio with a fire pit provided for the exclusive use of renters. Enjoying your morning coffee overlooking the lake never gets old! The owners provided "water toys" to help us enjoy the lake. In addition, Marie and Jerry took us for a 1 1/2 hour ride on their boat to show us the lake. The road that the cottage is on is a dead end dirt road. It contributed to the "cabin" feel and provided a very safe environment for our 2 year old grandson. There is a grocery store just two miles from the cottage. Moultonborough is the perfect central location for enjoying the area. It was an easy drive to Meredith, North Conway and Lake Squam. We hope to return again next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great lakeside cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We REALLY enjoyed our time in the cottage! It was a great week of relaxing family time while making fun memories! Marie and Gerry could not have been nicer or more helpful and answered all questions prior to arrival and while staying in the cottage. The kitchen was very well stocked and had everything we needed. It was great to have access to all the boats (kayak, sailboat, canoe) and we used them a lot during the week. The washer and dryer was also nice! The cottage was very clean. We enjoyed the fire pit on the patio overlooking the lake on several nights, and had many dinners in the sun porch using the grill. We would definitely recommend the cottage to friends and family!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review! We're always thrilled when someone has a good time! Thank you again, and hope to have the chance to host you or friends in the future.
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Get busy or relax at Lake Winni.

  • 5 of 5

Our hosts went out of their way to make us welcome. We chose this property because of the dock where we could keep our 21' Sailboat. Also, the location is sheltered from large waves that can be a problem at other locations on the big lake. Jerry took us in his boat to check out the nearby boat launch. This saved us a lot of time.

The cottage is charming and welcoming. Our first few days were cold and rainy. The electric fireplace took off the chill. We had a good view of the water from the couch and small table where we ate.

After the weather cleared, we enjoyed many things. For relaxing, I sat on the swing, which is really a converted ski lift chair. The we spent time sitting with family on the small patio, overlooking the private beach, with an expansive view of the lake.

For activities, the swimming was great. We tried the Versa board and sailed our boat.

Overall, what made this property good for us was the location. It is near the Long Island boat launch, and sheltered from rough water. The cottage is small but perfect for us as a party of 3.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate you taking the time to post this! We enjoy taking care of our guests and are thrilled that you had a good time.
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Wonderful place to get away!

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful week at "The Cottage" as we affectionately called it! We immediately felt relaxed and at home when we arrived. If you are looking for a place just to get away from it all for a bit, this place is it!

We used the kayaks, and paddleboards every morning and enjoyed the sunsets on the beach every night. Our 9 year old son even caught his first fish right off the dock. A truly memorable experience and a truly memorable place!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to write this review. We love Lake Winnipesaukee and we're so glad you had a lovely vacation!
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Perfect Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Our first family trip to Lake Winnipesaukee and our stay was AMAZING! The Mayottes are wonderful to work with. Very friendly, accommodating and so helpful with information from docking our boat to accessing the internet. The description was accurate and the place was clean and well maintained and stocked with all the kitchen items you could possibly need, including BBQ tools. The screened in porch was perfect place to eat for our grill nights. Easy access to water and sandy beach for swimming, borrowing the Versa board, Kayak and Canoe as well as the dock. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would recommend this Perfect Cottage!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to submit a review! We love Lake Winnipesaukee and we're happy you had a great time!
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July 4th Week

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have been meaning to write this review for months now because this vacation was wonderful and deserves a great review! We stayed up at the cottage for the week of July 4th this past summer. My husband and I stayed for a few days by ourselves before we had family and friends visit throughout the week. The Mayottes are very kind, helpful and friendly people who made our stay very comfortable, fun and welcoming! The cottage is gorgeous, very clean and spacious! It has all of the amenities you would ever need for a week on the lake! The beach front is beautiful and has a great swimming area, raft, beach and dock. Gerry took us on his boat for a lengthy ride around the lake which we enjoyed very much! The area is great, close to many restaurants and town center! Our parents loved the house and even plan on renting it themselves for a week next summer! Our friends had a great time fishing, using their canoes and the versa board! The Mayottes were very laid back, the beach was relaxing and quiet, and anything we needed they were there to provide. We can't wait to go back next year, and we highly recommend that if you are thinking about staying here, please do!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for that great review! We truly enjoy sharing our Winnipesaukee experience and look forward to seeing you and your family again, Kerry!
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

Rental period is normally Saturday to Saturday. Check in is no earlier than 3 p.m. and check out is no later than 10 a.m. Non-refundable deposit of $700 required with initial reservation. Upon arrival, the deposit converts to a refundable security deposit.

Please call or email regarding Memorial Day weekend or Columbus day weekend if calendar shows no weekly rental for that date.

$700 deposit due with signed rental agreement when reservation is made. All details in rental agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.