Whetstone Pond Cottage on the Lake

Whetstone Pond Cottage on the Lake

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Sep 9, 2014
House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Whetstone Cottage, a two story, three bedroom lakeside retreat,

is located on picturesque Whetstone Pond, twenty minutes south of

Moosehead Lake. The area abounds with the natural beauty of

mountains, woods, lakes, and streams. Whetstone Pond lies adjacent

to the Appalachian Trail, so hiking in the area is

legendary.

The cottage is directly on the water and has a large private dock

for sunning, swimming, boating, bird watching, or simply gazing at

the views of Russell mountain across the lake . Whetstone Pond is

the ideal swimming temperature, as well as being clean and fresh.

Stargazing is awesome!

The cottage is charmingly furnished with Maine country

antiques. The kitchen is fully equipped and there are two canoes

and two kayaks for your boating expeditions. Look for loons,beaver,

and Moose! Bring your fishing rod and find out

what real relaxation is all about!

Or: for a change of pace, take a leisurely drive to Moosehead

Lake, the largest lake in Maine. You will find the restaurants,

the shops, and the museums you may also wish to experience!

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pets welcome

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Whetstone Pond Cottage on the Lake
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p7033156
(215) 438-7307 (Pennsylvania, USA)
Abbot Maine Highlands
west jefferson
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Delighful Cottage

  • 5 of 5
This review is long overdue. We had the pleasure of spending 2 weeks at Whetstone Pond in August 2009. This cottage was comfortable and quite peaceful, everything you would need for an amazing vacation.
Setting on the pier with a glass of wine, listing to the loons, it doesn't get any better. We enjoyed busy day's of exploring the Greenville area, hiking on Borestone Mtn. and all the other neat little towns near by. But at the end of the day you will be happy to return to the peace and quite of the lakeside cabin. The pond is beautiful, it was great having Kayaks and a Canoe on site. Karen Stevens was wonderful to work with, provided information on the area, places to go and things to see. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to be away from the crowds, and enjoys the woods and water. We will visit again.
  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Location

Activity and Interests

The Moosehead Lake region is a nature lover's paradise. Moose,

loons, and many types of birds abound. There is hiking all around,

including the Appalacian trail. Spectacular mountains and water

formations make this area a destination. More adventurous tourists

will try white water rafting on the Kenebec River. Other activities

include boating, swimming, biking, and antiquing. There are plenty

of restaurants, shops, and even sea plane rides 20 minutes north of

Whetstone at Moosehead Lake.

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Notes

  • Weekly Rate: $650 - $850


  • Rates are $650 a week for off season ( May, the first half of
    June, the second half of September, and October.)
    Peak season rates are $850 a week.(the second half of June, all
    of July and August, and the first half of September.
    Rental weeks begin on Saturday, no earlier than 12 noon and end
    the following Saturday by 10 am.

Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Budget

Suitability

  • pets considered

Bathrooms

  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Notes:

  • Whetstone Cottage has a cozy country kitchen with gas range and refrigerator. There is a large, wraparound, screened-in porch for sleeping, dining, and watching the spectacular sunsets over the moutains! There are 3 double beds and 2 singles.(Bring your own linens). The spacious, modern bathroom has a hot shower and flush toilet. Two kayaks and two canoes with life vests and paddles are provided. There is a telephone and a TV/VCR. A quaint vintage woodstove comforts you on chilly mornings; there is also the convenience of gas heat.
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