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David Cowan

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

Charming Sebago Lake Getaway

19 Reviews
Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Standish Cottage Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Lake-Front Cottage

This Charming Sebago Lake getaway provides endless opportunities to relax and unwind. Conveniently located on southern Maine’s largest lake and only minutes to The Maine Turnpike and The Portland Jetport you’ll find everything you’ll need for an amazing vacation. This year round home features a master bedroom with a queen size bed, a second bedroom with bunk beds and a third bedroom with a twin bed over a double bed and plenty of room for sleeping bags if needed. In addition there are 2 bathrooms, 2 full kitchens and plenty of room to sit and chat or read a book. At waters edge there is 50’ of sandy beach frontage as well as your own private dock. Whether you want to go exploring one of several islands by kayak, wakeboarding in the basin, or fishing in the cove there is something for all ages. After a day of fun on the water retreat to the outdoor brick terrace equipped with a grill and fire pit overlooking the lake and reminisce with family and friends. No worries are needed as linens are provided as well as wifi for staying in touch. Less than a half hours drive you can visit LL Bean in Freeport, the Old Port on Portland’s waterfront or even catch a movie at a nearby drive in theater. A local favorite is to go by boat to Frye Island and have dinner on the outdoor patio and watch the sun set on a day filled with memories. Lastly toss some logs on the fire and get ready for some mouth watering s’mores under a star filled sky to end the perfect day!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
David Cowan (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About David Cowan

Family owned.

David Cowan purchased this cottage in 2001

Why David Cowan chose Sebago Lakes Region

Quiet and peaceful location.

What makes this cottage unique

Wooded setting minutes from anything you may need.

Reviews

4.9
based on 19 traveler reviews

Charming Sebago Lake Getaway
average rating of 4.894737 based on 19 reviews
4

Great Time!

  • 4 of 5

Very well maintained and clean house. The Basin location provides a lot of protection which came n handy on very windy days on the Big Lake. Still calm in the Basin. We had a great time and would recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely beautiful spot on the lake!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I feel in love with the house and the view. If we go back we will most certainly stay at

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

property was absolutely beautiful! Gorgeous setting and well cared for.

  • 5 of 5

We were very happy with our stay. The house and yard was very well cared for. Walking in the front door a breath of cleanliness. House had everything we needed and more. Fire pit was fantastic! And the shed full of extra toys. Fantastic vacation. Very happy!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Vacation on Sebago Lake

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and comfortable on the beautiful lake.

Pros:

House very well equipped. All you need to bring is paper products. All towels, beach towels, chairs, beach toys are provided.

House is very clean and comfortable. The furniture is very comfortable and the house is well maintained.

The house comes with two kayaks, lots of beach toys, chairs, fire pit tools. Everything you need for a wonderful vacation.

I loved the view of the lake and being on the water. Great for swimming and boating. Water is very clean and the view is beautiful.

Neighborhood is well maintained and quiet.

Close to grocery store and main strip but far away so you are quiet and relaxed.

Cons:

None

This is a lovely property and perfect for a family vacation or romantic week on the lake. I would rent again!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Wonderful!! Couldn't' be better

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time, enjoyed every minute!! Wish it could have been longer. The accommodations were superb, very peaceful, and relaxing. It was everything we wanted, and more. The house was very clean and maintained. The location was accessible to all.

We would love to book again, and would recommend to any of our friend. We especially enjoyed the local seafood on RT302, i.e. Bob's--bought fresh lobsters there, and prepared them baked stuffed. Also enjoyed our first meal on Saturday evening there. Did lots of touring in the area, enjoyed the coastline, drove to Mt. Washington and rode the cog railway. My son and daughter had not experienced it.

As a reminder, the ceiling lights in the master and downstairs bedrooms both had burnt out ceiling light bulbs.

Thank you for the wonderful stay at your lake house.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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A picture is worth a thousand words !!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I usually spend time in the summer in western NC mts. to escape the TX heat. This year we visited Maine and stayed for a week at the Cowan home on Lake Sebago. It was delightful..clean, off the beat'en path and well furnished with a fantastic view of the Lake !

We would highly recommend...John

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Portland International
Nearest Ferry
21 Miles
Casco Bay Lines
Nearest Train
21 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
17 Miles
Maine Turnpike Westbrook Exit 48
Nearest Beach
32 Miles
Old Orchard Beach
Car: recommended

Nearby Attractions

For Golf lovers award winning Point Sebago Golf Course is just moments away. For shopping enthusiasts The Maine Mall, LL Bean in Freeport and The Old Port are less than 30 minutes away. North Conway New Hampshire is also a lot of fun for those of you looking for bargains at the outlet stores. Closer to home there are endless possibilities for dining, movies, groceries etc. Other nearby activities include boat rentals, canoeing, wind surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, para-sailing, motorcycle rentals, bicycling, jet-skiing, four wheeling, horseback riding, hiking and seaplane rides.

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Rates & Availability

Standish Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring 2017
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,890
 
 
Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,190
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,890
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,890
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

**Saturday to Saturday Rental (7 night minimum)
**Credit Cards/E-Checks accepted

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Amenities

Standish Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Lake ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bunk Beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • marina
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
Notes:
Gas Grill Fire Pit Patio Furniture Adirondack chairs Beach Chairs

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