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The Eagles Nest an affordable Maine vacation

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Jul 23, 2016
Cabin, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 4 Sleeps

. A Maine vacation you can afford. $625.00 per week plus tax.

Sorry no pets and no smoking ,..

Beautifully furnished second story retreat in a tranquil setting

with 220 feet of semi-private shoreline. Great view of the pond while

enjoying your meals. You have two private outside decks and a

private dock. No One on the first floor to bother you. It is only used for storage.

Great swimming in crystal-clear water with sandy bottom.

Bass Fishing.

Maines New Oxford Casino only 2 miles away.

Two Grocery stores 5 miles down the road.

Golf at Poland Springs, Norway Country Club, or Paris Hill all within

minutes from here.

Hiking Trails nearby.

Oxford Plains Speedway 5 miles away for race fans.

This peaceful holiday cabin is centrally located in Oxford, Me.

only 40 miles from Portland and offers multiple day trip

destinations. See the original LL Bean Store. Go outlet shopping in

North Conway, NH. Take in a lobster bake on Cabbage Island.

In the fall you can see some of the nicest Fall Foliage in New

England or take in a county fair.

Come with your own plans or ask the retired owners who live next

door for recommendations.

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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13 Reviews

4.8
based on 13 traveler reviews

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Perfect Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at The Eagles Nest. The accommodations were exactly as advertised. We had everything we needed. The smell of the pine trees and the view of the pond was wonderful. We enjoyed swimming in the crystal clear water. There were antique stores and flea markets close by to explore. Carol and Larry were friendly and everything was beautifully maintained. We would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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The location of the rental was central for Maine.

  • 5 of 5

The rental was perfect. We was able to get to BarHarbor plus easily Boston.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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INCREDIBLE VIEWS AND STAY

  • 5 of 5

Unfortunately we were there for such a short stay! Carol and Larry were very nice to meet and look forward to seeing them again. The swimming,paddleboating and relaxing below on dock was refreshing to do and enjoy. Upon leaving we were trying to figure out our schedule to stay again before the season ends. The water was very clean for swimming and a nice sandy bottom. The Eagles Nest was very clean and pretty much everything within to cook etc. The bed was very comfortable and views from the window nice to wake up to. If your looking for a quiet getaway this is the place to stay. Highly recommend for a romantic getaway . Just feet away from a private beach maybe have a fire end of night after a day of traveling.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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A special place!

  • 5 of 5

This is a very special place. While cell/internet capabilities are limited (you can use an I-Phone as a "hot spot" for an I-Pad), it provides a nice opportunity to be "disconnected" for a few days - something we all need. The location is ideal, proving easy access to numerous tourist/recreational areas on the central coast and the lower lakes region of Maine. Most importantly, the Eagles Nest is a spotless, comfortable, well equipped home away from home. The view to the pond from the sitting area is magnificent. The garden atmosphere is beautiful. For those who like the water - I have never seen such a clean, clear pond/lake - there is easy access to the water, a nice Old Town Canoe, and a sandy, safe swimming area. The hosts were attentive to our comfort and I look forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Peaceful, crystal-clr pond, immaculate small cabin

  • 5 of 5

A little piece of paradise. Beautiful surroundings and site - the pungent smell of the forrest!; crystal-clear very small lake (canoe and paddle boat provided); very clean and well-maintained small cabin with all necessary amenities (remember : very small tv though, just a few TV stations, no wifi; but we knew this ahead so it is not a complain! :) ).

Carol and Larry, the owners, live on the same land, in the big house near the cabin, but are very discreet, and the landscaping is well done so you don't feel too close : beautiful tall trees, plants, flowers; two private decks to eat, read or just quietly watch the crystal-clear pond. The owners are really nice and helpful, while very discreet and not imposing. Ask them for advices, for ex. if you have hiking plans in the area - they know all the right directions (some hiking sites are extremely hard to find).

45-60 min. drive to beautiful Portland; 20-30 drive to grocery store. Nearby friendly "Maine Book store" on route 26 where we bought many (used) books. Very quiet county, beautiful little town of Norway nearby, beautiful nature.

Very restful vacation! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Quiet and Pleasant Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at Eagles' Nest when we were attending a retreat at Ganderbrook Christian Camp in nearby Raymond, Maine. All the amenities we needed were provided. Beautiful china dishes, a comfortable bed, plenty of room, lots of hot water, quiet setting. We would stay here again.

David Tarbet, New Milford, Connecticut

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Portland at 40 Miles Nearest Barpub : Oxford Casio at 1.5 Miles Nearest Golf : Norway Golf Course at 8 Miles Nearest Motorway : RT 26 at 2 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Oxford Casino at 2 Miles

Excellent swimming in very clean clear pond with sandy bottom.

Good fishing.

Canoe or paddle boat around the pond. No power boats or ski jets on

the pond.

Several golf courses in the area.

5 miles to Oxford Plains Speedway for exciting racing.

Sea Dogs Semi-pro baseball under an hours drive away.

Portland Mall 45 minutes.

Lots of hiking trails nearby.

Availability

Rental rates

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Standard rates
Jun 3 2016 - Oct 29 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
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$100
Fri,Sat,Sun
$625
$2,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 9.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Property Type

  • cabin

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

General

  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural

Attractions

  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1

Outside

  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Notes:

  • Full kitchen with electric stove, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, TV and VCR player. Very nice private bedroom with queen bed. Queen size sleep sofa in the living room. Two sets of sheets, 4 towels and wash clothes will be provided so you no longer have to pack these items. Kitchen Island with two bar stools and bistro table with two chairs that provide excellent water view. Private deck with picnic table, weber grill and adirondeck chairs to relax in. A second private deck with excellent water views. Free use of a canoe and paddle boat. Bring your life jackets, fishing poles, and golf clubs.

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