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Luxurious Maine Lake House

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,148 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3-4 Bedroom, 2 Bath post & beam house on Megunticook Lake

The Megunticook Lake House at 315 Beaucaire Avenue sits on a quiet, sunny section of magnificent Megunticook Lake, featuring large outdoor porch steps from the water, outdoor BBQ, picnic table, hammock, dock, all-wood post & beam interior, lake views from every room, fieldstone fireplace in the main living room and master bedroom, library, cozy TV room with sofa-bed, internet, and luxury kitchen. South-West facing with beautiful sunsets. The property is only three miles from seaside downtown of Camden and its many restaurants, shops, and attractions. Street view on Google Maps:


Property Manager
Jim & Jennifer Wickenden
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2018

Why Jim & Jennifer Wickenden chose Camden

Quiet location, spectacular views, sunsets, excellent swimming right off dock. Beautifully finished interior with lots of cozy spaces!

What makes this house unique

A beautiful lakefront setting only three miles from the restaurants, shops, and ocean activities in Camden, Maine, this house is well located in a highly desirable section of Megunticook Lake, where there is no high speed boating in a "no wake" zone. This means it is ideal for all types of paddle boats and swimmers of all ages. The evenings are exceptionally private as there are no other houses in the immediate vicinity located on the water, but must cross the street to use their docks. The remainder of the lake is available for high speed boating for those who choose to rent a power boat. Beaucaire Avenue is a quiet, leafy, residential road with no high speed traffic and is ideal for walkers, bikers and runners, located along a very pleasant and slightly hilly and windy 2 mile loop.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Camden in Knox County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2148 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • near the sea ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Ground floor: Full bath with shower Upper floor: Full luxury bath with twin sinks, tub/shower, cherry wood cabinetry, lake views.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Sofa-bed double - 1 Double Bed , Sofa-bed double in media room with lake views
    Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , Master bedroom with one queen and one double with lake view
    Queen - 1 Large Double Bed , Ground floor bedroom with queen-sized bed and lake views
    Twins - 2 Single Bed , Two twins beds, which can be made up as a king-sized bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.965517 based on 29 reviews
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Perfect family rental property!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this property. From the open plan post and beam to the wrap-around porch to the dock and the water, this was the perfect property for a multi-generational family get-together!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house on beautiful lake with great swimming, kayak, and canoe access

  • 5 of 5

This house is all that it is advertised to be and more. It easily accommodated our extended family of eight with full cooking and laundry facilities. Fully furnished with comfortable living and bedroom furniture inside, and a convenient dock for swimming and boat access, along with a separate kayak and canoe launch outside. The sunsets over Lake Megunticook were spectacular and often complemented with the presence of loons.

Ben

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Jim and Jennifer’s cottage was perfect! The location is awesome. Close to town but quiet and tucked away on the most beautiful lake. Very private. The house was very clean and comfortable and had everything we needed. Jim and Jennifer were great hosts and we are already planning to come back next year!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful house

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible week in Maine. Great house in a great location. Camden is wonderful!!!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and relaxing location and a great week with friends!

  • 5 of 5

What a fun week we had at this beautiful lake house! Our group was two families, one from Chicago IL and one from Portland OR. We were looking for relaxation, time together and the perfect location and this house was it. We knew from reading previous reviews it was a special place and they were right. The house was very comfortable, had everything we needed (our kids LOVED the record player!!), was quiet and private (despite being close to the road) and the lake views (especially at sunset) and swimming dock were perfect. We ventured out in the mornings, including walking at Fernald's Neck Preserve on the Lake, hiking Mt Battie (take the trailhead at Megunticook Street), and walks on Beaucaire and the surrounding streets. Afternoons were almost always spent on the dock - swimming, jumping, reading in the sun, kayaking, canoeing and paddle boarding (we rented one through Maine Sports on Rt 1). It was, simply put, the perfect summer vacation. We also did a day trip to Acadia which was well worth it. Also highly recommend the Morning Haul on the "Lively Lady" of Camden Harbor Cruises. We all enjoyed watching them haul the traps and learning about lobsters. The kids got to toss the small lobsters back and bait the traps. Highly recommend Camden Cone for ice cream. It was delicious! We also did a catered dinner (lobster rolls, chowder, salads, cookies etc) through Laura Cabot Catering to celebrate an anniversary. It was very good and so nice to enjoy on the deck at sunset. Overall, we would go back to Megunticook Lake in a heartbeat and hope to be back at this very special place soon!

  • Review Submitted: 21-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great week!

  • 5 of 5

WE loved our stay at the lake house. The inlet sheltered our swimming kids from rougher waters and felt like the kids had their own swimming hole. The house was so beautiful - a quaint cabin with all the comforts. Great week.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Knox County Regional Airport (RKD)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
The Waterfront Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
13 Miles
Lincolnville Beach - Isleboro
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Goose River Golf Course (public)
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Long Grain
Nearest Ski
2.5 Miles
Snow Bowl
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Laite Beach
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Property Damage Insurance £77.66

Off-season rental available from November 1 to May 1 for $2750 per month plus utilities.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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