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Lake Sunapee, Cozy, Lakefront - Affordable - 4 Season - Private Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome


About the property

Cottage - 2 Bedrooms + pull out couch , 1 Full Bath ( Sleeps 6 - Maximum )

The Perfect Four Season retreat for you and your family, friends gathering, local to Mount Sunapee events. The locale is perfect for vendors or participants. Stay at our cozy cottage, with lake frontage and a large wrap around deck to enjoy the views. The cottage has a sloping lot with a paddle boat, swimming, fire pit, and grill for enjoying the warm days.

In the Winter we have a snowmobile ramp providing direct lake access which connects to the miles of NH trails. Ice Fishing, Ice Boating, and snowshoeing are enjoyed during the colder temperatures.

The house is a four-season, warm, open, house in a safe and quiet neighborhood. The living room french doors over look the lake & the kitchen picture window provides views of sunrise and sunset from the table. Recent appliance upgrades and renovations provide for a clean and comfortable stay.

Acorn Retreat is local to many activities, including: Mount Sunapee, The Fells, Newbury Harbor. Amazing Sunrise and Sunset Every Morning and Every Evening! Enjoy the peace of the lake, sitting on the park bench soaking in the beautify surroundings.

Location: 70 Route 103A, Newbury, NH 03255

No Smoking Retreat / No Pets

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 25, 2017


Newbury Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain
  • Town
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Activities Guide
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Recently Renovated!
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Pull out couch
  • 2 bedrooms upstairs, with Door separating the two rooms - each room has bureaus for storing clothing. Pull Out Couch in the Living Room. Maximum occupancy: 6 ( Six )
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Pedal Boat
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Tenant responsible to provide : linens and towels - reference web site for items included or contact us for details. Parking For Boat/Trailer Off Street Parking - Access to the House from Route 103A is down a long dirt driveway or Acorn Road - Winter Access: Front Wheel / 4-wheel drive is recommended. Laundry facilities are located Nearby in New London or Newport. No Smoking / No Pets Onsite Paddle Boat with Life Jackets available; all other equipment for sports and activities must be obtained from Local Sites / Vendors or brought along with you for your vacation enjoyment.


4.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Lake Sunapee, Cozy, Lakefront - Affordable - 4 Season - Private Cottage
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews

Spend a week enjoying a simpler lifestyle

  • 4 of 5

If you have always dreamed of owning a house on Lake Sunapee but can't, this is your best option. The cabin sits alone surrounded by larger personal residences. The cabin, though rustic, was squeaky clean and adequately furnished. The on-line description was exactly as stated.

It was comforting to know that the owners lived nearby. We met them the first night we arrived and they made us feel right at home/welcomed. They were very generous, polite, and friendly.

It was such a luxury to be able to walk out the back door, down the hill, and into the crystal clear lake water for a swim, to relax by the fire pit, or read a book on the deck. We also enjoyed the aerial challenge course at the Adventure Park at Mount Sunapee, the Montshire Science Museum (VT), King Arthur Flour Baking Store (VT), and the New London Barn Playhouse Children's Theatre. Good eats were to be had at Bubba's in Newbury and The School House Cafe in Warner that has pancakes 1" high and big as a skillet.

We would not hesitate to recommend this place to our family/friends or to return ourselves in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cute Lakefront Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to Newbury NH for 30+ years and this is my first time for my family & I staying at the Acorn Retreat, and we were pleased. It was very cute, clean & well equipped. The pictures were very accurate & the owners of the cottage are just next door. The pedal boat was an added bonus & fun for everyone. We enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Welcoming, fun, and cozy cottage!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at The Acorn Retreat this summer, our whole family. The cottage is very well-kept and well stocked, they really have everything you might need. The quaint property is family owned, and it shows. The people in the neighboring cottages were completely lovely and extremely helpful, yet you absolutely get the sense of privacy and peace that you'd want. We would absolutely recommend staying here and are looking forward to returning next summer! Also, we had the best pizza of our lives from Newbury Palace Pizza which was just a short ride down the road. Our kids are still raving about it!!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Newbury Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 26 2016 - Mar 31 2017
30 night minimum stay
Spring '17
Apr 1 2017 - May 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
Memorial Day / Late Spring '17
May 27 2017 - Jun 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Early Summer '17
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 23 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Peak Summer '17
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Labor Day '17
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Fall '17
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 27 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
Late Fall '17
Oct 28 2017 - Nov 24 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
Winter '17-'18
Nov 25 2017 - Mar 30 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
30 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Affordable $925 - $985 Weekly Summer / Guest Check-in 2 p.m. / Check-out 10 a.m. / ** 2016 Cable TV and Fiber Internet Service **
Fall / Foliage / Spring Weekends .. $150/night 3night minimum / Off Season Monthly Rates Available /
/ 1 week minimum for All Summer and Early Fall Rentals
( MONTHLY RATES DO NOT include utilities: Electric / Propane Not Included in Pricing )
9% NH lodging tax and $50.00 cleaning fee is in addition to the above rates
No Smoking and No Pets

50% of Rent and tax, cleaning fee, security deposit and (optional utility fee for monthly rentals ) is required to secure a reservation along with the signed lease. The remaining balance is due 2 weeks prior to arrival.

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.
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One Mile West -- CLOSED
Bubba's Bar & Grille
Mount Sunapee
Marzelli Deli
Peter Christian's Tavern
New London Barn Playhouse
Mt Kearsarge
M V Kearsarge Restaurant Ship
Sargent's Marina
Appleseed Restaurant
Bradford Junction Restaurant and Bakery
"Great Breakfast - Super Prices .. Wait can be long, Staff does not rush you out .. take you..."
Bradford Junction Restaurant and Bakery
"Great Breakfast - Super Prices .. Wait can be long, Staff does not rush you out .. take you..."
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Manchester-Boston Regional
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Peter Christian's, Bubba's
Nearest Ferry
9 Miles
SS Kearsarge
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Twin Lake Village; Newport Golf Club
Nearest Train
9 Miles
(Bus) Dartmouth Coach
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Route 89
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Marzelli's Delli, Double Diamond
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Mount Sunapee
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Lake Sunapee Beachfront / Newbury & State Beach
Car: necessary

Lake Sunapee, Mount Sunapee Adventure Park / Zip Line / Segway Tours / Miniature Golf and Frisbee Golf - - Dinner Cruises / Lake Cruises - Check out Local Vendors offering 'Sports and Adventure' Rentals and Lessons which are seperate from the cottage - Lake Sunapee has several public boat launches for putting in your personal water craft.

More Local Lakes:Lake Sunapee, Pleasant Lake, Mountain Lake: Fishing / Canoeing / Kayaking / Outdoor Grills - Playground - Store - Facilities, spend the day with family and friends!

Newbury Harbor: Enjoy the docks, swimming area, ice cream, Pier Fishing/Tackle Shack and park benches, with amazing views of Lake Sunapee's mountains, sunsets and sunrise.

History/Nature: ''The Fells' originally owned by John Hay. Hay was Abraham Lincoln's personal secretary and Secretary of State under Teddy Roosevelt. Today, enjoy Nature Trails, Gardens and Historic Building Tours.

Mount Sunapee: Activities for All Seasons, Enjoy - Skiiing, Hiking, Biking, Segway, ZIP Line, Miniature Golf, Frisbee Golf, Snowshoeing. Look to their website for exciting Seasonal Activities

Laundry: Within a few miles, in Newport and New London

Sugar River Trails: Miles of Dirt Bike/ATV/Snowmobile Trails

Sugar River: Faboulous Fly Fishing and River Fishing

New London: A college town with culture, theater, award winning restaurants and shopping. The owners can provide details.

Day Trip away from Vermont's 'Queeche' Villages / King Arthur's Store, Bakery and Hot Air Ballooning.

Pat's Peak: 30 minutes from Henniker, enjoy skiing, tubing, and night skiing. The mountain's website has great offerings and family pricing.

Fisherfields: Soccer, Basketball, Tennis, Playgrounds and Hiking Triails, all local recreational opportunities


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