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Lakefront Property With Private Dock and Amazing Sunsets!!!

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Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Barnstead - 'Moosehead Lodge'

'Moosehead Lodge'

“Moosehead Lodge” is on Suncook Lake. With over 100 feet of waterfront and a brand new 40’ dock, swim raft, and beach area with steps directly into the water, you are sure to enjoy the peaceful surroundings.

In the evenings, enjoy the crystal clear skies by the large fire pit (plenty of seasoned wood). Watch loons, boats from the rocking chairs or porch swing overlooking the lake. Fish from the private dock, swim, bring a boat, a jet ski, enjoy the property's kayaks, basically anything you would ever want to do on a lake.

Public beach is a short 3 minute walk away in the cove and has a nice sandy beach for the kids to play at. Paddle around the lake to the rope swing, large jumping rock or simply enjoy the fireworks that blast off throughout the summer nights.

The house is three levels and approximately 3000 sq. feet. 3 bedrooms 3 full baths, 1 sitting room and loft, which have additional beds. Kitchen has Subzero refrigerator and wine and beverage center, gas stove, microwave drawer and warming drawer. Small office and laundry room off of the main living area provide an escape and to catch up back at the office. The basement has large media area to include cable with a pool table.

• 2nd Floor Master Suite: 1 King

• Master Suite Sitting Room: 1 Pull out Sofa/Twin

• Loft: 2 Twin mattresses

• 2nd Floor Guest: 2 Twins Beds with 2 Twin trundle beds

• Main Floor: 1 Pullout Sofa/Queen

• Basement Master Suite: 1 King

• Media Room: 1 Pullout Sofa/Queen with additional sleeping on sectional chaise and sofa

Cabin is professionally cleaned after each rental. Trash service provided weekly in addition to week landscaping. The property will be looking its best and always clean.

Keywords: Lake House, cabin, camping, Winnipesaukee, skiing, camping, Gunstock, fishing, Lake Rental, water skiing

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Dana Keegan
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2016
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About Dana Keegan

We fell in love with New Hampshire after buying the property and eventually moved here to raise our kids. As the kids have gotten older we don't have the opportunity to visit as often as we would like and want to share our experience with others who want to create lake memories with their loved ones.

Dana Keegan purchased this house in 2005

Why Dana Keegan chose Lakes Region

We fell in love with this property ten years ago when living in Washington, DC. We spent a number of years coming up during the summers and holidays with our young children. We have created so many wonderful memories at 'Moosehead Lodge'.

What makes this house unique

This is a great home because it is very easy for two families to rent it together and feel like you have your own space. Two master suites are located on the top floor and in the walkout basement. We get the most beautiful sunsets over the lake, and we have fantastic neighbors too!


based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

Lakefront Property With Private Dock and Amazing Sunsets!!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews

Outstanding property and wonderful home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week stay at the Keegan's home. The house was very well appointed with beautiful decor and thoughtful touches everywhere. The kitchen is well equipped with any type of appliance you would need including a great wine fridge. The yard, porch, beach and dock are to die for - all you need for relaxing, sunbathing and catching up with family. My husband and I spent the week with my two brother-in-laws and their wives. We all were very impressed with the property.

It is a rare lake house that has two comfy king size beds and 3 full baths. We enjoyed cooking out and eating down in Alton Bay for a few nights. Duane's farm up the road had great corn and veggies as well as very tasty grass fed beef. We loved their pancake mix that we bought and cooked up one morning.

Kayaking on the lake is delightful - we were able to do a very trips around the lake and also venture into Upper Suncook lake. We were fortunate to have outstanding weather and enjoyed very warm lake water at the end of the season. Luckily we did not have rain, but if you did, the home has plenty of DVDs to enjoy. We had fun trying our hand at the pool table as well.

A few of us were adventurous and tried the zip lining on Weirs Beach. Great fun.

I wish I could spend the whole summer at this home. A delightful vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Moosehead Lodge is a beautiful lakehouse

  • 5 of 5

The interior design of the house was first class and yet relaxing. My kids spent a lot of time on the swimming dock. The lake was busy, but not over crowded with too many boats and jet skis. Views from the house of sunsets on the lake were unforgettable. We love the place and are grateful for the opportunity we had to spend a week there.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had an extremely pleasant stay at Moosehead Lodge! The home is comfortable, nicely decorated, well-furnished, and cozy. We especially liked the outdoor areas...back yard, sandy area, and the dock. Suncook Lake is clean and refreshing! We brought a newly-purchased jetski to further enjoy our vacation and couldn't have been happier with the lake and mooring arrangement...what a pleasure it was to tie one end to the mooring and run a line up to a hook in the tree. PERFECT!

There was a canoe and some small kayaks to enjoy along with a nice fire pit for making smores! We didn't lack for anything and the neighbors were simply OUTSTANDING! Moosehead Lodge lived up to its billing and is set up to provide a comfortable and enjoyable vacation spot...we weren't disappointed at all. I would recommend giving this gem a try!

Thank you, Dana, for allowing us the opportunity to experience/enjoy your lovely Suncook Lake home...hope to be there again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay at your home! It is so very beautiful. It's well equipped and there was so much to do in the area. A great vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely house, quiet lake

  • 5 of 5

The house was located on a lovely, quiet lake with beautiful views of each night's sunset from the spacious porch. We enjoyed s'mores in the fire pit, canoeing on the lake, catching fish off the pier, listening to the loons, and observing sunfish "nests" at a nearby island. We also rented paddle boards from a store that delivered. The house was very nice with a large, well stocked kitchen and comfortable beds. The house was kid-friendly with a small kayak, blocks and other toys enjoyed by my 3 year old grandson. The house was easy to find off major roads. We enjoyed a nice seafood dinner in nearby Concord. Ice cream shops, grocery stores, liquor stores and farm stands were nearby. It was a little challenging getting all the linens washed and dried prior to our checkout time. The $60 trash removal fee seemed a little excessive. This was the nicest house we have ever rented. Dana Keegan answered my emails promptly.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Littleton, CO

Honeymoon Memories can be made here!

  • 5 of 5

My new bride and I selected this property for our honeymoon and we couldn't be more pleased with the results. The house itself is beautiful and the location on the lake with Fall evident everywhere around us made for a wonderful stay. The location is remote, yet you are less than 30 minutes from virtually anything you might need. Its proximity to the coast and Boston and Salem make for great day trips. In the area as well is a wonderful and quirky restaurant known as "The Crystal Quail" which we also high recommend. If you are staying in, we can attest that as amateur "chefs" the kitchen is a dream. So much space and high end appliances to boot. Certainly you can look at the pictures, but they honestly don't do justice to the lodge, either inside or out! If we every make our way back to the area, this will be the first place we look to for a great stay!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Manchester Airport
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Nearest Beach
35 Miles
Rye Beach

Concord, NH is only a 30 minute drive and all the large stores such as Target, Movies, Restaurants, etc. are near. A great grocery store is located about 10 miles north of property in Alton Bay. Local Country Store to get your basics and gas in a mile up the road with smaller town grocery and pharmacy 5 miles south of the property.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Barnstead, Lakes Region

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Fall Foliage Season 2016
7 Sep 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2017
30 May 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £123
Refundable Damage Deposit £246
Trash Pickup £41
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Barnstead in New Hampshire

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2nd Floor Full Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    1st Floor Full Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Basement Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King Bed overlooking the lake.
    2nd Floor Guest Suite - 2 Single Bed , Additional mattresses under twin beds.
    Loft - 2 Single Bed , Perfect get away for the kids - 2 twin mattresses on floor.
    Basement Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Perfect-away from other master suite-perfect for 2 families.
    2nd Floor Master Sitting Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Loveseat pulls our for twin bed. Perfect for kids.
    Basement Media Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Perfect for additional sleeping for up to 4.
    Main Floor Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sofa pulls out for queen size bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Visit this website to find out more about Suncook Lake: http://www.suncooklakes.com Please note that we also have two additional Pack - N - Plays at home as well. Please be aware that we have a dog (Pug) and there will be pet dander for those who have allergies.

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