Lakes Region, New Hampshire

Lake Winnipesaukee - Waterfront - 332

Spacious and Pet-Friendly, Lake Winnipesaukee waterfront cottage with dock and boathouse

Located at 32 Lovejoy Lane, Meredith, NH 03253, Property #332 is a pet-friendly waterfront beach-style ranch that can comfortably accommodate ten guests in its 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, as well as in its detached bunkhouse which includes a half-bath. Replete with a large living area, a brand-new boathouse which can house a 24’ boat, and a bunk house with three twin beds, this home is ideal for a Lakes Region getaway. Its abundant outdoor space allows guests to enjoy commanding views of the lake and surrounding mountains. It is also conveniently located in proximity to Shep Brown’s boat basin and launch.

The vintage-style kitchen is very well-equipped for preparing meals for a crowd to be enjoyed al fresco at one of two tables on the deck, with seating for eight. There is also an indoor dining table with seating for six. Should your guests like to grill-out, #332 features a modern gas grill on the deck.

The spacious living room, with its wood burning fireplace and flat-screen TV, is the perfect place to gather at the end of a busy day on the lake. Enjoy the latest blockbuster while lounging on the cozy sofa and love-seat, which can collectively seat five. There is also a charming sitting room, with additional seating for eight.

Guests can retire for the night in one of three bedrooms in the main-house. The king-sized primary bedroom offers plenty of closet space and an en-suite bathroom. The remaining two bedrooms include one with a queen bed which overlooks the lake and another off the main foyer with two twin bunk beds. The home also features a bunk-house off the garage with three twin beds and a half-bath.

A washer and dryer are also included.

*There is a pet fee of $150 plus tax per pet, with a 2 pet maximum.*

Please note that guests must be at least 21 years of age to rent this property.

State of New Hampshire Meals and Rentals Tax Operator's License #065135


10 Reviews
4.8 out of 510 Reviews
ThomasAugust 2021
Accurate description of place, easy check in, good communication
IdilAugust 2021
LaureneJuly 2021
Chrissy and her team were responsive, pleasant and made the stay wonderful. We had strange weather and they problem solved with us and went above and beyond to make the stay comfortable
bobJuly 2021
Natural retreats was very accommodating and upfront with what the house had and did not have on our call before arrival. No surprises which is nice when you rent a place for vacation.
ThomasAugust 2020
Natural Retreats has been great to work with over the past couple years while renting from them. They have always been available and pro-active with providing information needed for the rental. I will definitely be renting through them again and highly recommend anyone else too if looking for a rental house.
GarrettAugust 2020
Kim was very helpful. Appreciate the fans-they were perfect!
PattyAugust 2020
great views and dock!!!!
LaureneJuly 2020
AnnJuly 2020

We Love Lake Winnipesaukee - House Rough

We have been staying on Lake Winnipesaukee for over two decades. The place we had stayed at in previous years was destroyed in a storm. We were at this property after that happened, way back in 2007. It looked online as though the furniture had changed and I was hoping for some updates that had not occurred - so that is on me. There are some very amazing things about this place and some things that were not so great. The kitchen is a bit rough to cook in with an oven that is temperamental. When we checked in, there were only 3 rolls of toliet paper for 8 people over a week stay. No dishwashing detergent, no cleaning supplies of any kind. No extra trash bags, no salt and pepper even! The old shag carpet in the bedroom off the kitchen is challenging for a person with allergies and the mattress needs to be replaced. The spare cottage/bunkroom in the way back was okay for little boys back in 2007, but no one in our group wanted to sleep there this time. Its very rough back there. The property is very close to the marina and there is a ton of boat traffic - a lot of noise and wake. I would have expected the lockbox for the key to be near the door, and it was difficult to find and not included in our instructions, so we had a moment of panic when we showed up. Very late check-in of 4 PM sort of kills your first day. I think that is inappropriate - we should be able to check-in at the latest 3 PM. Most hotels allow you to check in by 3 PM. Great things about the property: Outstanding views from the front rooms across the house of Bear Island, the mountains in the distance and lake. (see photos) Just gorgeous! The porch is big and accomodates a big crowd. A newer boat house that has a fantastic dock and a floating platform out in front of the house. The location on Lovejoy Sands is close to Meredith and Center Harbor, yet feels 'private.' There is nice space between this house and the houses on either side. Lots of deer. The living room has some nice leather couches and a big screen tv. Because you will spend most of your time outside, and hopefully not cooking a ton with an oven, overall this is a really nice place and we had a wonderful trip. I think that we will probably try something that is more updated on the interior for 2020 though.
beachgoer77August 2019
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