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Beautiful Private Getaway

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, Sleeps 6

Waterfront Getaway!

Beautiful North Pond, Norway Maine. 3 bedroom waterfront home just 2 ½ hours from Boston. Full kitchen with microwave, toaster, blender, coffee maker, stove/ oven. Washer and dryer. Large living area with cathedral ceiling, and gas fireplace. There is a large TV with a DVD player. Sleeps 6. 1 bedroom with a queen size bed. 1 bedroom with a full. 1 bedroom with single bunk beds and two queen size pull outs in the living area. Sheets and towels provided. Located on a private unpaved road for the kids to ride their bikes. Attached garage. Gas grill with side burner, Large Deck overlooking the water. Great swimming, Private 30’ dock and Canoes provided for some serious angling or bring your boat for watersports. Portland, ME , North Conway, NH and the Bison ranch in Waterford are a scenic hour drive. Direct snowmobile access or ski Mt Abrams (½ hour) or Sunday River (45 minutes)in the winter. No smoking, no pets. Full time security provided by our resident Bald Eagle. Come relax and wake to the call of the loons. 3 night minimum stay on Holiday weekends.

More Details

James Doherty
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time. Both my children enjoyed fishing and just playing in the outdoors. Thank you so much for sharing such a wonderful home.
Oct 2011
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Norway House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Beautiful Private Getaway
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 28 reviews
Burlington, MA

Great place

  • 5 of 5

We have really enjoyed the time staying at this lake house. Everything was superb. We spent most of the time outside - on the deck, in the lake and near fireplace. It was a very relaxing stay and we got back fully recharged.

We will be recommending this place to our friends and will try to get back there again.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. I hope you come back to see us again. Jim
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Wonderful Lake House

  • 5 of 5

We loved this wonderful relatively private lake house! Perfect place to relax. We caught fish (bass) off the dock, swam and celebrated my wives 40th birthday. The house is set up perfectly to where only the living room ceiling fan was needed to cool the house. Large kitchen that has everything, nice bathroom and good sized bedrooms. The local town has everything you need. (10 mins away) The owner is excellent to communicate with.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. I hope to have you back, Jim
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Traditional Maine Camp

  • 4 of 5

Six of us stayed in the camp in Mid- February. Overall we had a very pleasant experience. Maine had just gotten 3 feet of snow. The driveway was well plowed with plenty of parking.

One down side - we were not told we needed a shovel to get into the house.

Luckily we always travel with a shovel in the winter. Had to shovel out 3 feet deep snow about 6 feet back to get to door (no shovel inside). This is an easy fix if they provide a shovel or let guests know what to expect upon arrival.

We would have been out of luck if we didn't bring our own.

Had to turn heat on when we got there which was not that big of a deal since the camp heated up quickly.

Traditional comfortable Maine camp with some nice rustic touches.

Good ice fishing.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your stay overall. Sorry for the miscommunication, there were 2 shovels in the garage that I should have let you know about. Thanks for the tip. I did leave one out by the stairs for next time. I hope to see you again. Jim
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great stay in Norway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I plus another couple stayed here for a weekend in October when we attended a wedding. The house was very comfortable (good heating system if you visit in the fall/winter) and has a great common area/living room where everyone can hang out. We enjoyed drinking coffee on the back deck each morning while gazing at the lake, and I would love to come back some time when it is warm enough to enjoy the water, dock, and fire pit. The house is about a 10 minute drive to town, where you can poke around in shops, cafes, and the local brewery. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Getaway

  • 4 of 5

My friends and I stayed here for the weekend while attending a wedding at the Granite Ridge Estate. We had a wonderful time and were able to enjoy the lake, the canoes, the dock and the fire place. This home was just minutes away from the wedding venue and worked out perfectly for us. There was plenty of space for everyone and offered a very homey atmosphere for a fall weekend in Maine. The owner was very helpful and responsive to e-mail and text message. Highly recommended place to stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

Heaven on Earth... Peaceful, pristine, perfect for the vacation get-away I so desperately needed. Next year I hope to return for a whole week! Thank you James D for making this available for people to enjoy.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Ski
20 Miles
SundayRiver. Mount Abrams
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Water,alpine and cross country skiing.

* Oxford Casino.

* Fishing.

* Snowmobiling.

* 4 wheeling.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Hiking.

* Romance by the fire pit....

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Visit the bison ranch.

* Hike to Hedgehog hill....

Oxford Casino

Portland, Maine

North Conway, NH

Bison Ranch Waterford, Maine

Sunday River

Mt Abrams


Rates & Availability

Norway House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 26 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Sep 5 2017 - Dec 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Dec 23 2017 - Mar 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $85
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 9.0%

Nightly Rate: $120 - $160

Weekly Rate: $725 - $975

Monthly Rate: $2000 - $3000

Spring and Fall (April until Memorial Day weekend and post Labor Day – November)
$240/weekend $725/ week $2000/month
Summer and Winter (Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day and December – March)
$320/weekend $975/week $3000/month
2 night minimum stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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