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Lyda Akin

Member since: 2014
Speaks English

Whittemore Shores Cottage On Newfound Lake, Beach & Lake Access, Sleeps 8

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday cottage in New Hampshire - Newfound Lake, NH home

4BR, 2.5 Bathroom, Sleeps 8

Book now for Summer!!! Charming cottage in desirable Whittemore Shores which has a private beach and Newfound Lake access. Totally renovated 4 BR/2.5 bath, two-level cottage with large upper deck with views of the lake and Cardigan Mtn. House is air conditioned (unusual for lake rentals.) Upstairs bedrooms: two have queen bed and one has a day bed with pull-out trundle (2 twins). Downstairs bedroom has queen bed and downstairs living area has two full size futons. Full baths upstairs and downstairs with half-bath for master bedroom. Cottage sits in its own apple orchard and is a nice walk to the lake, or you can use the golf cart to get there. Access to a boat mooring, tennis courts and playground. This is a private oasis that's part of the desirable community of Whittemore Shores. All kitchen utensils/dishes, towels and linens provided for your use. In addition to summer sports and relaxation, this is the perfect place for winter sports, with snowmobiling, ice skating and ice fishing on frozen Newfound Lake, and skiing and snowboarding at nearby Ragged Mtn., Gunstock, and more. Full washer/dryer. NO PETS or smoking allowed. Note: we recently finished the basement, adding a 4th bedroom with queen bed, full bath and living area with 2nd TV.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Lyda Akin (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the owner

My siblings and I enjoyed a fabulous stay at the Whittemore Shore Cottage. Everything was just as it showed in the pictures. The home was very clean with plenty of elbow room for the five adults. The beds were so comfortable - everyone was able to get a good nights sleep. We ate plenty of meals on the deck and enjoyed the wonderful view of the lake. The basement space was perfect for the one married couple in our party. They had their own recently remodeled full bathroom, a nice size bedroom and use of a flat screen tv. It was nice having use of the golf cart to get to the lake beach. The water in the lake is crystal clear and for it only being late June, the water was warm enough to swim. The house is close to some nice eateries and attractions too. Myself and my siblings would definitely stay here again! Thanks again Lyda for the use of your beautiful home. We took away some great memories.
Jun 2014
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Reviews

5
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Whittemore Shores Cottage On Newfound Lake, Beach & Lake Access, Sleeps 8
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

We love this place!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful house on a beautiful lake! We stayed here with my parents when visiting them in NH from Seattle and had a wonderful visit! The house is much bigger than it looked from the outside. Lots of sleeping space, a good size kitchen, dining area and living room. It also has a large deck with a gas grill and a HUGE yard for our kids to run around in. It was clean and pretty well stocked as well. The swimming area is a very short walk away, but the owners generously left us a golf cart for driving down as well. This was a huge hit with the kids! Also a huge hit: the sandy beach, large gazebo and raft in the crystal clear waters of Newfound Lake. We had such a great time and will definitely be back! Oh and one thing not mentioned in the description: if you have a baby this place would be great. I noticed a crib, high chair, pack n play and a stroller!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing Stay!

  • 5 of 5

Upon walking into the property we were met with a clean and organized home with all the amenities we would need. It was such a comfortable relaxing stay! The house is close to the lake, downtown Bristol and hiking. The house is not right next door to another home like the homes right on the lake so you have peace and quiet and privacy. Lyda, the owner, is very responsive and accommodating. She was eager to make our stay the very best it could be! I would not hesitate to stay in this home again. Newfound Lake is absolutely beautiful and one of the most beautiful places I have visited. I am a lifetime fan!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Two weeks this July,2015

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, clean with nice decor, all amenities and spacious for our family. In a sweet, private location with outstanding views.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tyngsboro, MA
5

newfound groupies

  • 5 of 5

This home was beautifully furnished, maintained and well stocked with common essentials, bedding, etc. Property was well maintained and the use of the tennis courts, playground, basketball court, and volley ball area was great. The Newfound Lake area is beautiful and scenic with plenty of antiquing and gift shops, local hiking trails, Polar Caves. Meredith, Weirs Beach and Funspot are only a 20-30 minute drive for more shops and activities. Great sightseeing of the White Mountains is 30 minutes away. Great for families and hiking enthusiast. The only slight downfall was that the lake was a short walk from the house, however the owner has a golf cart for the tenant's use which is great and convenient. I would highly recommend this location to any family and we hope to be back next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Annandale, New Jersey
5

Sibling Reunion

  • 5 of 5

My siblings and I enjoyed a fabulous stay at the Whittemore Shore Cottage. Everything was just as it showed in the pictures. The home was very clean with plenty of elbow room for the five adults. The beds were so comfortable - everyone was able to get a good nights sleep. We ate plenty of meals on the deck and enjoyed the wonderful view of the lake. The basement space was perfect for the one married couple in our party. They had their own recently remodeled full bathroom, a nice size bedroom and use of a flat screen tv. It was nice having use of the golf cart to get to the lake beach. The water in the lake is crystal clear and for it only being late June, the water was warm enough to swim. The house is close to some nice eateries and attractions too. Myself and my siblings would definitely stay here again! Thanks again Lyda for the use of your beautiful home. We took away some great memories.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Newfound Lake, Lakes Region

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7 night minimum stay
£1,436
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£1,436
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £68

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in New Hampshire, USA

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • Upstairs bath has tub/shower. Downstairs bath has large separate shower. Half bath has sink and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - pull-out trundle (2 twins)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming

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