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Cottage Place on Squam Lake

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We (couple + 3 y/o toddler) stayed at Cottage #2 for 2 nights on an August weekend. The area is beautiful, the lake is charming, the water was very clear and fun to swim in this time of the year. The cottages area is well maintained with plenty of sitting areas - it's clear that the owners care about the... More 

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

Well it is always disheartening to have this kind of review. Let me address the things that we can immediately investigate and improve upon. After 15 years in this industry, the biggest mystery to me is how to satisfy every guests individual need for comfortable beds - too hard, too soft, firm but not hard enough, soft but not soft... More 

New Hampton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for several weeks just before the peak season while waiting for our house to close. The owners and staff made us feel like part of the family. The location has a beautiful view of Little Squam Lake that can be enjoyed from a comfy chair by the open fire in the evening. We aslo had access to kayaks... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I escaped here this month after weeks of surgical recovery. It has been incredible. The accommodations are simple and warm-kinda like camp at Grammy's. You can bring your float and float to your hearts content in the beautiful "Golden Pond." We also rented kayaks and went fishing today. Water temp was 80's. Caught 3 fish, no Walter(for... More 

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Fort Defiance, Az
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just here for one night but everything was very nice...very clean and comfortable cottage. We were in #4, a 2-bedroom for three of us and one dog. We used the big fan in a window because it was exceptionally warm during our visit. The beach is also very clean and the water was about perfect for hours of swimming. The... More 

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Somerset, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third time in Cabin Six - we loved the whole shebang. The staff is wonderful, the setting cant be beat, my girlfriend and I get along wonderfully when we are here. We will return again and again.

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your repeat business! Love that Cottage #6 works for you. It is one of our favorite "couple rentals" - all one room with a fireplace! The lake frontage is such a great place to relax and enjoy the purity of Squam Lake. More 

Plaistow, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I just returned from a mid-week overnight stay at Cottage Place on Squam Lake. We stayed in cottage #7 which is a 1 bedroom cottage with a very nice partial view of the lake - great for sitting outside on the Adirondack chairs on the porch and enjoying our morning coffee! Our stay was brief but quite... More 

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

Thank you so much for posting your experience with us. I absolutely love the photo from Cottage #7 - looking out over the sign - great shot. WE look forward to your return and please remember we are open year round. There is lots to do in all of the seasons. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit with Sue and her incredible staff. You really feel so welcomed. The cabins and main house are adorable and comfortable. Short drive to the favorite kiddie attractions in the area. Stellar lake access for board sports (we brought our sup) canoeing and more. My girls shouted as we drove away ... Goodbye cottage place. We... More 

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

Special thanks for taking the time to write this review....right back at you girls " we love you and see you next year" - Come back in the fall if you can! The foliage on Squam Lake is gorgeous! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cottages and the lodge have lots of charm, and have everything you need. If not, a quick trip to the office and the owners/employees are always able to find it for you. There is lots of space for people to gather on the grounds and on the beach. Relaxed, informal, and friendly atmosphere.

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. It was so fun to see all of you having such a good time just being together in the water, on the front lawn, on the beach, at the camp fire, around the shuffle board court, at the play ground. You are a special family that knows the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a family reunion of 38 people ranging in age from 4 to 80 that lasted one glorious week. the kindness, friendliness and cheerfulness of everyone at cottage place was a big factor in the success of the visit. we stayed variously in cottages and the lodge which were simple and comfortable. every day we created a meal for... More 

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

Hosting these families was our pleasure! We love it when a family decides to stay on the property day and night and enjoy all this is right here: picnic areas, camp fire, glorious beach and fresh, pristine lake, rafting, visiting! We were tempting them with trips to Lost River, the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, tours of Squam Lake, etc...but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arriving with our family for a few days, we immediately felt welcome. The owners genuinely care that guests have fun; the property is dotted with groups of happy families. And it's a small enough place that you get to know those around you but not in an overbearing way. The beach across the street has a raft for jumping and... More 

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cottageplace, Owner at Cottage Place on Squam Lake, responded to this review

We are so appreciative of your time to write a review! So glad you had a great stay and we hope you can return as we are open year round! We have a such great weather this year - definitely need to be near the lake! Please visit again. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cottage Place on Squam Lake offers 16 rentals, 7 cottages of various sizes, a 6 bedroom Lodge for large family gatherings, and 8 family apartments referred to as Cottage Suites. Our frontage on Squam Lake offers a 140 feet of sandy beach and easy access to swimming, floating, or paddling. We have dock space available if you would like to bring your boat or rent one from one of the three marinas on Squam Lake. The property is landscaped with vintage gardens and stonewalls. We specialize in cottage living with a cozy 1950s style where every day ends with sitting around the outside fire pit under the star laden sky. It is simple and relaxing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cottage Place on Squam Lake

Address: 1132 US Route 3, Holderness, NH 03245-5640
Location: United States > New Hampshire > White Mountains > Holderness
Price Range: $100 - $450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
The Cottage Place On Squam Lake Hotel Holderness
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