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Beautiful New Cottage On The Shores Of Piper Pond In Abbot Maine near Greenville

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, 1 Bathroom, Waterfront

Property features 3 bedrooms Bedroom 1 features a queen size bed on the main floor. Bedroom 2 features a queen size bed in the finished basement. Bedroom 3 features a full size bed and two twin beds in the loft. Cottage has full bath, full kitchen, living area, game room in basement with ping pong, free Wi-Fi, satellite television, outdoor fire pit, gas grill, beautiful deck overlooking the pond and much more


Owner
Rachael & Skip Davis
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 September, 2017

About Rachael & Skip Davis

We built this property new in 2011 and have paid great attention to detail. The property features hardwood floors, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and unique furnishings. This is our get away retreat and feel you will enjoy staying at our cottage on Piper as much as we do.

Rachael & Skip Davis purchased this cottage in 2011

Location

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Bangor Maine
Nearest Barpub
11 Miles
Red Maple
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Piscataquis Country club
Nearest Restaurant
11 Miles
Clark's Country Kitchen
Nearest Ski
27 Miles
Big Squaw Mountain

Located on the shores of pristine Piper Pond. Enjoy fishing, swimming, and all of your favorite water activities. The Appalachian trail is not far from the cottage so day hikes up the trail from Monson are fun as well as hikes up Borestone Mountain which is part of the Borestone Mountain Audubon Sanctuary. Borestone is a must for all outdoor enthusiast especially in the fall when the foliage is beautiful. While visiting the area, travel to Moosehead Lake, only a half our drive. Moosehead Lake has much to offer including Moose Safari's, cruise the shores of Moosehead on the historic "Katahdin Steamship". Bring a 4-wheeler or snowmobile depending on the time of year and enjoy many of the trails travelling through the "Maine Highlands"

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Abbot in Piscataquis County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful New Cottage On The Shores Of Piper Pond In Abbot Maine near Greenville
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
Peabody, MA
5

Women's week on the lake was a great success

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in the cottage on Piper Pond in Abbott, ME very much. All the comforts of home in a remote lakeside cottage. The friendly owners, Rachel and Skip were right next door if we had any concerns, but we had plenty of privacy. This pristine pond site, miles away from any major road, ensured only the sounds of nature. We walked miles of back roads with our dogs off leash - no cars to worry about. We kayaked from the camp to the town beach and were treated to seeing and hearing the Loons. We made good use of the fire pit, Adirondack chairs and picnic table near the water. The cabin is well designed with a bedroom on each of 3 levels giving the 5 of us plenty of room. The landscaping outside and interior design inside are pleasing to the eye and perfectly in line with relaxing experience.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Vacation Cottage!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time at the cottage this summer and would love to come back! The cottage itself is beautifully decorated but at the same time comfortable and very easy to make yourself feel at home. The kids LOVED hanging out in the game room playing ping pong. The pond was a great place to relax, surprisingly quiet with only an occasional boat passing by. We were very happy that we could bring along our dog. Rachel and Skip had dog bowls and a container of treats just for their furry guests! We spent most of a day hiking Gulf Hagas and swimming in the waterfalls. We only made it half way and can not wait to comeback to see the rest! The Hubby and the kids took off to hike Mt. Borestone on another day while I stayed behind to paddle board, play with the pup, swim, read on the sunny dock and then tied a raft to a mooring and floated in the sun until they returned. We ended our days by the campfire toasting s'mores. The only negative thing I can think of is 5 nights was not enough time!! Thanks for the wonderful Vacation!

Michele and Tom Lewis, New Braintree, MA

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Wonderful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was everything we expected and more, very quiet and private in a great location on Piper Pond. All the amenities we desired were provided and Skip and Rachel were terrific hosts. The Moosehead Lake area is great for outdoor activities. We enjoyed hiking with our dog on the many trails to mountains and ponds. A real gem!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great place but 30 minutes from Dover-Foxcroft, not the ten minutes quoted!

  • 3 of 5

The cabin and lake were beautiful and I highly recommend renting here if you don't need to go anywhere else! This would have been the perfect place had it truly been just ten minutes from Dover-Foxcroft as Rachel told me via email. Instead, it was a full hour round trip to DF, which really messed up our plans. It was important for us to be close to DF because we were primarily there to visit my grandmother (age 104!) and as she gets easily tired we planned on visiting her two or three times a day. We had to spend a LOT more time in the car than we'd hoped which cut down on our time to enjoy the cabin and the lake. A real bummer for us.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bangor, Maine
5

Awesome lake house!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great camp on the lake. Skip and Rachael have done an awesome job building it and furnishing it. It's a great place for those that want to spead some time on the water, ATV (the trail head is right by the driveway!!), hike, relax, and just getaway and spead some time in a really quiet, comfortable atmosphere. The house has three floors, with 5 comfortable beds, a really nice kitchen/bath. The raised porch looks out at the dock/pond and is great for spending time with company. The property is really well kept, and the lanscaping is really neat. All around a great place to stay, we will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful waterfront cottage

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the cottage. From the beautiful decorations to the comfy beds to the easy access to outdoor recreation, I do not have a single complaint. You cannot beat the price for what you get.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Abbot, Maine

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Fall Rate
6 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£496
for 3 nights
From
£165
£826
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£496
for 3 nights
From
£165
£992
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £113.73
Tax Rate 9.0%

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