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Charming Great Brook Cottage

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Details
Property
house
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Newry - Great Brook Cottage

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5

Come and enjoy the charming Great Brook Cottage located approximately ten minutes from Sunday River Ski Resort, ten minutes from Bethel and four miles away from the Grafton Notch State Park.

It has two small bedrooms, a loft which we use as a sleeping den (our kids' favorite place), cozy living and dining areas. It is tastefully furnished for year round enjoyment. It also has an over-sized back porch with charcoal grill and a fire pit.

Ski at Sunday River, Mt. Abram, or Black Mountain of Maine, until you can't walk any longer, then come back and sit by the fire in the large, beautiful, stone fireplace in the center of the cottage, built with stones from the Great Brook. We supply the firewood, stacked on the front porch, and more in the shed.

Snow shoe on the property or head towards any of the mountains for a challenging adventure. One of our favorite places is Rt. 113 in Gilead (20-minute drive from the house), which is closed for traffic in Winter. Enjoy the completely frozen world alongside the Wild River.

In early Spring, listen to the Great Brook, which runs from the Puzzle Mountain, and occasionally breaks through the ice. Fish for rainbow or brook trout in the Bear river a short walk away.

Summer is a great time for kayaking or canoeing on the Androscoggin river and the Umbagog lake, mountain biking and hiking as well as golfing at the Sunday River resort.

Our house is located on the Scenic Byway (State Rt. 26) which connects with the New Hampshire Scenic Byway and passes through Grafton Notch State Park. The Bear River parallels the road for much of the way. Enjoy spectacular scenery and foliage viewing; stop by for a short hike to Screw Auger Falls and Mother Walker Falls.

So much to do, welcome to the Great Brook Cottage!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Property Manager
Miroslav & Svetlana Ladan
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish, Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2016

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveller reviews)

Charming Great Brook Cottage
average rating of 4.869565 based on 23 reviews
5

Ideal Mountain Accomodation

  • 5 of 5

Property is very conveniently located for discovering the White Mountains and Bethel, ME areas. Cabin is unique, comfortable and adequately furnished (except silverware which could be updated and expanded). If utilizing the upstairs MB, take care in navigating the stairs at night to the bath downstairs. 'Thought we might miss having cable tv but Wi-Fi was sufficient to access our UVERSE service for watching baseball playoffs. If looking for something adventurous, try the Eyebrow Loop hike at nearby Grafton Notch State Park. We would certainly return to the property if in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I and another couple stayed at Great Brook Cottage for Labor Day Weekend. It was a trip to remember. We thoroughly enjoyed the deck, with a grill and fire pit (and fully stocked wood pile!) We took turns enjoying peaceful moments on the hammock next to the brook in the backyard. The location is excellent as it took us only a little while to arrive at hiking spots and swimming holes. Miroslav is an excellent host and the house had what we needed. I loved cooking in the kitchen and marinating meat during the day so we could come home hungry and grill out! The best part of the trip - My boyfriend proposed to me at a swimming hole near Sunday River which made the trip one that I will never forget!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. It's wonderful to hear that you got engaged that weekend. Congratulations!!!
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5

Wonderful cottage

  • 5 of 5

It was a pleasure to stay at such a wonderful cottage. It was extremely clean and everything was there that we needed, from a BBQ grill,firepit and all the wood needed. Spent the weekend exploring the various waterfalls that were so close by. Surely will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, unique, comfortable cottage in pristine rural Maine

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful place to stay and possibly my favorite vacation rental ever. The property is gorgeous and well kept inside and out, and completely surrounded on three sides by beautiful tall trees. A running brook borders the property near the house to one side and can be heard from inside the house with the windows open; it's a wonderful way to fall asleep each night. We enjoyed cooking inside (the kitchen is stocked with tools for that), making a fire in the pit outside, and playing badminton in the back yard. We looked forward to coming back each day after our hikes and wedding festivities in the area. Ours was a summer stay, but the cottage is clearly also intended to be a cozy winter retreat, and it seems like it would be wonderful for that too. The hosts are thoughtful, gracious, and very responsive. I'd take this over the beach any time of year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect weekend getaway in the woods!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the cottage. The place was perfect, better than what it looks in the pictures, everything was neat and clean and very organised when we entered the house. The house is really pretty and cozy overall. My favorite part was the back porch, it opens into a beautiful big lawn surrounded by woods and a small stream running along the side. It is so serene and private, perfect for a weekend getaway with close ones!

I would definitely stay at this place if I plan to visit the White Mountains again! This place definitely goes into the list of the top cottages I have stayed in!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cozy, warm and inviting.

  • 5 of 5

It's just what a remote country lodge should be, especially when on a ski trip. It's warm, cozy and rustic. The fireplace is definitely the forte. You can't help but love it. Totally awesome for a family gather around. We sat around it almost the whole time we were there and awake. We talked, played games, relaxed and made s'mores after our long days on the slopes, all in front of that fireplace. The owners were very helpful and pleasant. We are so grateful for our stay and our expectations were met and then some. Thanks again :) Sincerely, The Pelletier Family

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
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Location

Nearest Ski
7 Miles
Sunday River
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Newry, Sunday River

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Typical Winter
1 Dec 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£357
for 2 nights
From
£139
From
£179
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£616
for 3 nights
From
£179
 
 
Typical winter
2 Jan 2017 - 16 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
£357
for 2 nights
From
£139
From
£179
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
February Vacation
17 Feb 2017 - 26 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£616
for 3 nights
From
£179
From
£179
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
End of Winter
27 Feb 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£357
for 2 nights
From
£139
From
£179
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£357
for 2 nights
From
£139
From
£179
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,033
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £79

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Newry in Western Maine

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • First floor bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Upper Floor Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Perfect for a couple!
    First Floor Bedroom - 1 Single Bed , Perfect for one person in need of his/her privacy.
    Upper Floor Loft (open space bedroom - 1 Double Bed , Perfect for kids!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

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