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Watercress Cottage

5.0 of 5 stars
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Nestled in the trees at the water's edge, this two-story retreat has a glass porch looking out across the lake and is adjacent to a trickling brook filled with succulent watercress.

Amenities Include:
Sleeps 5: two bedrooms, double bed in one room, a single and double bed in the second room (linen and bedding included)
Full kitchen and bathroom
Wood stove with plenty of wood
Glassed-in/screen porch
Private lakeside deck and wharf
Outdoor hammock
Outside sink
Small private boathouse/playhouse with electricity and a deck.
The best drinking water in the world, provided by Kendall Farm's fresh water well.
About the owner, Georgiana K
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 50 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 141 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN3597141 by: FlipKey
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English first
Anne S
West Kennebunk, Maine
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We were looking for a lakeside cottage that was also accessible to the ocean in Downeast Maine. Watercress Cottage offered that in a beautiful, peaceful setting on Boyden Lake. We were welcomed on arrival by our friendly host, Georgie, and her two pet ducks, Garlic and Dill. In our rustic cottage, there were colorful bouquets of flowers, a jar of... more

Joan K
Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

How can you feel at home when you’re over 700 miles from home? Listing the countless touches to which Georgie oversaw could not possibly capture the totality of the experience. Whether you're traveling solo, as a couple or with a small group, there is a place for you at the cottage. Most importantly, there is room to ponder, to rest... more

Western U.S.A.
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We stayed in the Watercress cabin for almost a week. Upon arrival we found the cottage was well kept, with comfortable furnishings perfect for the lakeside setting. The colorfully painted floors added to the cheeriness of the cabin, as did the flowers that Georgie had left in a vase by the door. She noted the cottage had been similarly furnished... more

  • Deck
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Freezer
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Access:
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  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Default 7 nights
  • Additional person: $50 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our cottage rental rate is $900 per week for two people, plus $50.00 for each additional person up to five persons total, plus sales tax. We require a 50% deposit to reserve your cottage. If there is a situation in which you need to cancel your reservation, your deposit will be refunded if we are able to rent your reserved week to someone else.

Additional fees may apply:
- Tax | 7% of rent | Seven percent sales tax is added to price and often subject to change
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