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Cozy Cottage on Quiet White Oak Pond

Bedrooms 3
Space 750 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

White Oak Pond is a beautiful 290 acre quiet lake nestled in the picturesque village of Holderness, New Hampshire. The pond has limited development with only 30 properties around the 3-mile shoreline. There is a 7.5 HP motor limit on the lake, which makes it ideal for swimming, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, paddle-boarding or just plain gazing at the ever-changing lake, listening for the call of the loons or watching a sunset.

The cottage is located two miles east of Holderness Village and 7 miles from Exit 24 (Ashland) off I-93.

This cozy cottage with two bedrooms in the main cottage and an additional bedroom in the attached studio is just right for a relaxing family vacation. It sleeps 6 with its two double beds and a set of bunk beds. There is a bath with tub in the main cottage plus a powder room and separate shower in the studio. The kitchen is equipped with stove and refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, dishes, and cooking equipment. There is internet service in the cottage. There is a screened porch as well as a patio, picnic table and grill. This is a self-catering cottage so guests supply their own linens (though linen arrangements may be made) and are expected to leave the cottage clean and ready for the next guests. Pets will be considered on an individual basis.

The cottage is 250 feet from White Oak pond where there is a private beach for your personal use. The water is shallow near the beach, making it great for small children. There are a dock and a raft which are shared with the owners when they are in residence. Two canoes are available for your use and kayaks can usually be borrowed from the owners. There is a marina with a launch nearby on Squam Lake and boats may be rented there.

There are many nearby attractions from the Squam Lakes Science Center to the White Mountains and shopping in nearby Meredith. Clark's Trading Post, Ruggles Mine and Polar Caves are a few attractions which are a short drive away.

More Details

Roger & Mimzie Uhler
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Holderness in Grafton County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Cleaning supplies are in the cottage for tidying up at the end of the rental.
  • Guests provide their own linens.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Books
  • Games
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • library
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(11 traveller reviews)

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Cozy Cottage on Quiet White Oak Pond
average rating of 4.909091 based on 11 reviews

Lovely week!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our time at this sweet cottage! White Oak Pond is quiet & beautiful. Saw many loons & heard them as I fell asleep. Location is perfect, the cottage is very well equipped & so nice & clean. Dinner on the screened porch was a treat & the nice grill made dinner prep easy. The beach is comfortable & would be perfect for small kids. Nice dock & rafts to swim to, (water was the perfect temperature for swimming.) We did use the kayaks, such a nice Pond for that. Overall, it was a perfect place to spend a quiet week with family!! Many thanks to the Ulhers!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your week at our cottage! We really like our little spot on White Oak Pond and it is nice to know that others love it here too. Thank you for the great review.
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Great little camp with a screen porch and a short path to a private beach on white oak pond

  • 5 of 5

Clean, all the basics, a/c in bedroom, generous sized screen porch and plenty of parking. Fun for 1 person, a couple or small family. Dog friendly on super clean lake! Canoes on the beach and a swim raft afloat. Would definitely return and recommend 👍?

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice Clean place

  • 5 of 5

Convenient location. Owners not intrusive. We met them a couple of times. Very pleasant people. Great vacation. Love to go back.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful time!

  • 5 of 5

My family enjoyed our time there beyond belief. We made full use of the private beach / kayaking / canoeing on the wonderful lake. Our two young boys had so much fun playing in the water and my oldest son (7) caught his first fish. The Uhler's are wonderful hosts. We are looking forward to spending another week there next year!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your week at our cottage and our beloved lake. WE enjoyed watching the boys having fun in the lake! We look forward to seeing you again. Roger and Mimzie
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Relaxing Retreat!!

  • 5 of 5

As above, this was a wonderful retreat! This little cottage showed even better in person than it did on the internet! It had available everything a cottage dweller needed and than some, and everything was exceptionally NEAT + CLEAN! A well cared for property! We were a 5min walk to a private beach, and had use of chairs, canoes, kayaks, floats, and a raft anchored just a short swim. (What was also great, no motorized boats on this pond!) We loved the screened in porch which was great for eating and game playing. We were between Ashland and Meredith for any kind of shopping approx. 4 miles either way, and restaurants were available there too, for persons who do not like cooking when vacationing!!

Mimzie and Roger were perfect hosts, they were readily available to answer any questions, but, they really had everything already covered w/ post-it notices in the cottage.

We loved our wk. here and w/ luck we hope to return next year!!

Maggie + Will Silinsky 7/29/17 - 8/5/17

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you found our cottage to your liking and that you enjoyed your week on White Oak Pond. You were great guests as well, leaving everything neat and tidy. We love our pond and are glad that you did too. We hope to see you again. Mimzie & Roger
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Great small camp!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the screen porch and path to the pond 👍. Great swimming beach, too.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks. We enjoyed having you!
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Nearest Airport
67 Miles
Manchester NH
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Walter's Basin
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
I - 93
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Walter's Basin
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Holderness, New Hampshire

Rental Basis:
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Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £45.35

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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