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Lakeside Family Retreat

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms2
Space 278 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Classic 1920’s style New England lakeside cottage on Lake Winnepocket, in Webster, NH. Set among the tall whispering pines, the property boasts 138 feet of lake frontage with a stunning postcard-like view of the water and surrounding hills and mountains. The main cottage features six bedrooms, a fieldstone fireplace, laundry and mudroom. A long veranda-style screened in porch faces the lake. Also located on the property is a bunkhouse, complete with a screened in porch, kitchenette, and 3/4 bath. The property boasts a sandy beach, dock, raft and back deck for grilling. Lake Winnepocket, a 227-acre lake nestled in the shadows of Mt. Kearsarge has claim to being one of the cleanest lakes in the state with some of the best bass fishing in the area. Swimming, boating, waterskiing, and kayaking are all an option. 30-minutes to Concord. 75-minutes to Boston.

More Details

Owner
Kate Ziehm
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Manchester, NH
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
The Local, Warner, NH
Nearest Golf
13 Miles
Beaver Meadow Golf Course, Penacook, NH
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
The Foothills, Warner, NH
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Pat's Peak, Henniker, NH
Car: necessary

Our property is in a very rural setting in central NH. The nearest grocery store and town is about 12 minutes away, 7 miles. This is a great place to relax and get away with your family.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Webster, New Hampshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 278 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , Bunkhouse
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 single bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 single bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 single bed
    Bedroom 7 - 2 sofa bed/futon , 2 bunk bed , Bunkhouse. Pull out Queen size bed and bunk in same room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

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Lakeside Family Retreat
average rating of 4.8 based on 15 reviews
4

Nice family location

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful lake. Clean and lovely camp. Full beds are small, grill wasn't working correctly but owners made several attempts to help out. The bunk house very old sofa needs to be replaced with a good adult bed! Loved the area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great place, great weather, great owner

  • 5 of 5

Large group of friends here who like to take summer vacations together. This place accomodated our needs wonderfully. It even had a separate bunk house where our new parent friends could stay with their child. Great lakeside access and features indside and outside (fire pit, an abundance of adirondak and lawn chairs, picnic tables, puzzles, games, laundry, etc.). This place also came nicely stocked with towels, linens and paper goods. We had a few unexpected hiccups, but Kate handled them positively and most expediently.

Thank you for letting us use your space and home; we had a wonderful experience.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great group! Welcome back anytime. Thank you for taking care of our camp..
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Once again our family of three generations had an amazing stay. We love the lake and the property provides all our needs--although another toilet in the main house would be much appreciated. The beach access and shallow water around the dock is perfect for all ages and swimming ability. We hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

It is a charming rustic cabin, with a great location on a lake with a view.

  • 4 of 5

We did not know what to expect and was a little surprised at how rustic the cabin/house is. Love the charm Katie has kept with the home. Dishes and toys and other home items from the 50's/60's. However some of the items need to be updated, like the stove/oven and microwave. We had two homes on the lake and used this one as the base so we had 27 people there eating and playing for 5 days. The large gas grill helped with our cooking needs and we had an abundant supply of firewood for the pit and the fireplace for heat.

Katie took care of us whenever we had questions and got us whatever we needed to make our stay comfortable. The fire pit and the docks were the highlight of the week. With us sitting around until wee hours of the morning. The kids went swimming and boating even though the water was freezing to the adults.

I would suggest a mosquito zapper. We don't have them in CA, we made some citronella candles out of Budweiser cans and left them for the next people along with children chairs and a blow up mattress.

If we choose to do another stay like this one we would definitely go back! Thank you to Katie and her parents!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chelsea, Quebec
5

NASCAR weekend exceeds expectations!

  • 5 of 5

When we arrived the sun was blazing on the lake and cottage. Spent the next few hours taking in the sunset and laughing about how lucky we were to find such a quaint spot close to Loudon. It was a perfect compliment after a noisy day at the track. 8 of us in all spend the weekend enjoying a dockside coffee after a morning wake up swim. Evenings were just as cool, as we solved all the worlds problems around the outside fire pit.

The cottage was immaculate and had everything we needed including some classic VHS movies, games and playing cards for our evening of poker!

Kate the owner was first class from beginning to end. She even checked in on us with a call to make sure all was as we had anticipated. It was beyond our expectations. Highly recommend this cottage for a family getaway our like us NASCAR week(end).

David McCulloch

Chelsea, Quebec

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful, restful, beautiful lake and cottages

  • 5 of 5

Twelve of us spent a week here. We had adequate room to spread out when we wanted to do so. The only amenity we wished for is an upstairs bathroom. However, we suspect the septic system prevents that. The lake is the cleanest, clearest one I've seen. From a computer search I read that the presence of clams/mussels is an indicator of a healthy lake. We also saw frogs, turtles, and loons--the latter of which serenaded us. The beach area is great for being together and playing. The sandbox for the little ones was an unexpected bonus. We appreciated having a screened in porch facing the lake. Other places we have stayed didn't have that.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Webster, New Hampshire

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$510
A$3,188
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$255.02
Bedding Fee A$127.51
Tax Rate 9.0%

If you would like us to include clean bedding please ask, there is an additional cost of $100 per week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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