Cottage on Beautiful Great East Lake

Sunset from Beach
Sunset from BeachView of CottageProximity to water level lotLiving roomPrivate boat dockThis winner was caught Summer 2015 from Super fisherman Scott!From driveway
Lake is VERY close!
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From $157 / night

Acton, ME
Cottage on Beautiful Great East Lake
Cottage
3 bedrooms
6 guests
7 night min

Overview Description

Overview

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 6
Type: Cottage
Per week: $1,100
Pets allowed: No
Internet: No
Description of the Acton vacation cottage rental
This cottage is just a few steps away from Great East Lake. The cottage has views of the lakes and mountains, a private gradual sandy beach, boat dock. There are 3 bedrooms and one bathroom, Livingroom, diningroom and fully stocked kitchen. Great spot for a family vacation, fishing, swimming and boating. There is also a second large, sandy beach which is shared on an adjacent property that is available for use. This beach has beautiful sunsets and great views of the mountains.
Area Information
Great East Lake is an 1,829-acre water body located in Carroll County, New Hampshire, and York County, Maine. The lake is shared by the towns of Wakefield, New Hampshire, and Acton, Maine. Water from Great East Lake flows out its dam and through an 800-foot canal into Horn Pond, then into the Salmon Falls River below Horn Pond.

The widest part of the lake is in New Hampshire. The lake narrows to the east in Maine, creating the First, Second and Third basins Great East Lake is the largest of the Salmon Falls headwater lakes.

Great East Lake supports abundant wildlife, and 21 fish species including lake trout (togue), rainbow trout, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, Am. hornpout, white perch, black crappie and chain pickerel.

Water quality monitoring data has been collected since 1974. The water quality in the lake has been rated as pristine, which is the best possible rating.

About the owner

Owner Profile

Ann Travers

Ann Travers

Ann Travers

  • About:

    I have owned this property for over 35 years and helped my parents with rentals since I was a young child. I LOVE Great East Lake! I also believe that our properties are the best on Great East Lake. You have the protection of the cove for your boat and the wide open view down the lake! The sunsets ...
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Availability

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Rates

Rates

Begins Ends Week
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Weekly Monthly Min
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May 16 2015 Oct 31 2016 - - $1,100 - 1 Week
Check In: 1 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Lodging tax: 7%
Deposits: 550
Payment Options: Cashier's Check
Other Fees: 7% lodging tax = $77 per week

Amenities

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 1 Double Bed
  • 3 Twin Beds
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • 1 Crib
  • Features

  • Cook
  • Full Kitchen
  • Parking Included
  • View (Water)
  • Dock/Boat Slip
  • Hardwood Floors
  • View (Lake)
  • Waterfront
  • Fireplace
  • Lakefront
  • View (Mountains)
  • Appliances

  • Blender
  • DVD Player
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Gas Grill
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • TV (Antenna)
  • Activities

  • Beach
    (onsite)
  • Lake
    (onsite)
  • Hiking
    (17 miles)
  • Ocean
    (23 miles)
  • Fishing
    (onsite)



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Reviews for this vacation cottage rental in Acton, Maine

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Donna Pichette

Great place

Donna Pichette

Lebanon, Maine

Great place

August 24, 2013

It was exactly as they described it. We had a wonderful time and will hopefully be able to go back there next year. What a wonderful week we had. The owners were especially nice and were wonderful with my Great Grandchildren.

Ann Travers

Owner's reply:

This is definitely a great spot to make family memories! We appreciate meeting your family and making this your home for the week! Look for our newsletter in the late winter!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the quality of Great East Lake?
A: Great East Lake is one of Maine's Pristine lakes spring-fed and clean! The water quality tests done yearly indicate that visibility to the bottom is up to 30 feet! There is a lake association that monitors boats coming on the lake and invasive weeds like Milfoil are kept from entering the water and harming the lake.
Q: How does this property stand out from others?
A: This property is on a level lot so there is no stair climbing or difficulty getting to the water. It is literally outside the door! Private beach with a nice sandy bottom Great Water quality so you see your toes as you walk in and can see to the bottom!
The sandy beach has views all the way down the lake and the westerly sunsets off the beach with this panoramic view are gorgeous!
Q: Is there good fishing at Great East?
A: Great East has been a popular lake to fish in with its deep waters ( Up to 114 feet) , spring-fed cleanliness and variety of species! Trout, Bass and perch especially swim in these waters. Loons are plentiful so guess what they are eating!

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  • About:

    I have owned this property for over 35 years and helped my parents with rentals since I was a young child. I LOVE Great East Lake! I also believe that our properties are the best on Great East Lake. You have the protection of the cove for your boat and the wide open view down the lake! The sunsets ...
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