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Come and enjoy the cozy, artsy, romantic home, 3 mins(1.6 miles) to the Bethel town center and 14 (8.4 miles) minutes from Sunday River Ski Resort.
It has two bedrooms, a loft which we use as a game area (30+ board/card games, 125+ books and 200 DVDs are provided for guest use) with a day bed, cozy living and dining areas. House has an open kitchen - dining - living room. Several choices for eating - the island in kitchen with bar stools, the cute dining table next to the fireplace, or in the chairs made out of Skis and day beds out on the porch in warmer months.
Sleeping accommodations are: 1 main bed room on the second floor with a king size bed and a bedroom on the first floor with two twin beds. The loft has a day bed looking out into the yard to play games or cuddle up and read a book. The living room has a pull out sofa (Queen) in the living room. A laptop is provided for guests use. This house holds 4 people only. Having any additional or unauthorized guests is cause to have your reservation cancelled immediately and without refund.
The place has high speed internet (30MBps), Sling TV (40+ channels), Netflix, Amazon Prime (HBO included), Hulu via Roku. There's a Blu-Ray player and a collection 200 movies.
Beautiful meandering fenced in yard and field. There is a Trout pond on the property with friendly trouts. A water fountain during warmer months. There are two hiking trails right behind the house, 9 acres behind the house is part of the property.
Water is gravity fed, so the pressure is low. Bath towels and bath robes are provided. Kitchen is fully equipped with all utensils, appliances, spices and basic condiments. Coffee, Tea and oatmeal are provided for guests use.
Ski at Sunday River, Mt. Abram or Black Mountain of Maine and come back and relax by the wood stove. 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.
It is easy to 'hide out' at our place, and equally easy to access entertainment and local color. Cell phone coverage is good, except for T mobile.
It's worth a visit to relax, restore and make some memories.
Please contact me to check dates, tell me a bit about yourself and your trip BEFORE you request a booking. The calendar is accurate but I might be in communication with other guests.
Also, please be aware that you will be staying in a country home, which could mean an occasional mouse, snake or spider sighting. If that would disturb you, this house might not be the right vacation spot for you.
NOTE: If you would like to check the pricing, you can enter the dates you are interested in and click "book it", the next screen will show you the final price before you process payment and confirm.
Sunday River Ski Resort 14 minutes away, Mt. Abrams is 12 minutes away and Grafton Notch is a half hour away. Cross country skiing is available in Bethel and two pairs of Snow shoes are provided for guests to explore the property. There are several mountain hikes near by. Downtown is 4 minutes away, with shops, restaurants from basic to high-end, drugstore, grocery, health food stores. A friendly and charming town, in all seasons. An hour to North Conway, 2 hours to Portland.
Interaction with Guests
We will be available to answer any questions guests might have.
Quiet neighborhood, no visible neighbors.
Bike or Drive.
Other Things to Note
There are no keys for the house. The day of your arrival, I will send you the pass code for the side door. Check in is at 3PM and Check out is at noon. Dogs are allowed for a fee of $5 per day per dog. They are not allowed on furniture or in bedrooms and should not be left alone in the house without being crated. There is a $250 fee if you did not pick up your dog's poo.