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

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


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, grill, beautiful deck overlooking the pond and much more

Rachael & Skip Davis
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 May, 2018

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


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

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • 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 ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • 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


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 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews

Very clean, decorated beautiful, very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

My husband, brother, sister-in law, nephew and I had a wonderful time staying at the cabin. The cabin has everything you need to make your stay very comfortable. There is every kitchen item you would ever need to cook full meals which was really nice. I'm one of those people who always brings my own sleeping bag and pillow. We were very impressed with how clean everthing was. The bedding and towels smell so nice and clean which is wonderful. It was so nice to get up in the morning, do some ice fishing, eat breakfast and go on a snowmobile ride leaving right from the cabin. Piper pond is beautiful and we loved the privacy. We will be returning for more winter activities and look forward to visiting this summer for fishing and ATV riding.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Excellent guests.... left the cottage in great condition.. would love to have you back!!
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Peabody, MA

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: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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: 19-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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: 05-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bangor, Maine

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: 25-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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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"


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £55.7
Damage Deposit £111.39

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