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Stunning Waterfront Maine Cottage

5.0 of 5 stars
9 reviews
July \'09 006
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Quintessential Maine home featured as cover story in Accent Magazine (See Cover Photo). Very private situated on the Piscataqua River with access to the Atlantic Ocean. Dock and mooring provide use of kayaks, canoe, and excellent swimming. Lie in the hammock and enjoy stunning sunsets every afternoon. Home is located directly on the Piscataqua River, about five miles from Portsmouth, NH where the Piscataqua joins the ocean. Boats can go directly to the ocean and use of a mooring at the house is included. The river is tidal and makes for very good swimming (the water is generally 10 to 15 degrees warmer than at the ocean) with safe, gentle current anytime between half and full high tide. This part of the river is wide and wooded with few houses for a very private feel in completely natural surroundings. There is a tremendous amount of wild... Read more
About the owner, holly h
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 85 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

This wonderful residence is a remodeled home on the banks of the Piscataqua River. It oozes charm and character in a wooded setting, yet is only minutes away from Maine beaches and the historic seaport city of Portsmouth, NH. We were especially pleased with its outdoor environment: the pier, deck, flagstone patio, spacious lawn, and screened-in porch facing the river.... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

The cottage was a home away from home. It was a beautiful spot. It was quiet and very relaxing. In addition to being clean, spacious, and tastefully decorated, it was equipped with anything and everything we needed for our stay. There are several areas around the cottage to sit and relax and enjoy the river views. The location was private... more

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Thank you so much for taking your time to review our home. Please come back soon! more

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Kathy T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We recently made a trip to the East Coast and decided to find a centrally located property rental so that we had a home base. This comfy, cozy Cape Cod was perfect. It was clean, comfortable and we felt at home immediately. Every room was interesting because of the decor and artwork. It gave us a sense of the owners... more

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
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  • Cleaning fee: $250 / stay - Fee
  • Lodging tax: $200 / stay - Fee
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Please note there is a $250 security deposit, $250 cleaning fee and 8% ME lodging tax. 50% required to secure reservation with the balance due 30 days prior to arrival. PayPal & Credit cards incur a service fee of 2.9%. WE HAVE A ONE WEEK MINIMUM RATE AND RUN FROM SATURDAY TO SATURDAY. Please, Please, Please check the calendar for your dates before you email us, we keep the calendar updated and current. Thank you!
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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