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Waterfront Home on Highland Lake - Beach & Kayaks#




Windham, ME, US

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8 guests · 3 bedrooms · 2 bathrooms









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Set on pristine Highland Lake, this beautifully updated 3BR Colonial features a light-filled interior and stunning outdoor spaces. Set off from the beach in a kayak, or take in the view on the balcony. Portland is less than 30 minutes away. Sleeps 8.
* TurnKey Vacation Rentals verifies this home is professionally cleaned with products approved by the EPA for use against COVID-19. * Set on pristine Highland Lake, this newly renovated 3BR/2BA Colonial features a lovely, light-filled interior and stunning outdoor spaces.Glowing wood floors and contemporary furnishings greet you in each room. Fix tasty meals in the modern kitchen, or opt for a lake-view cookout on the porch.Your getaway comes with a pair of provided kayaks -- set off for a sunrise paddle on the water or sip a cup of fresh coffee on the lake-view balcony. Downtown Portland is less than 30 minutes away.LIVING AREAUnwind into vacation mode in the living room, furnished with a modern sofa and love seat set. This sun-soaked space is perfect for socializing or watching a new film on the 55” smart TV. A pair of armchairs overlooking the lake provides the perfect reading area.KITCHEN & DININGNew stainless steel kitchen appliances and ample counter space make it easy to fix delicious dishes. The side-by-side fridge has room for all your favorite groceries and drinks.When your home-cooked meals are ready, gather at the lake-view dining table for six.BED & BATHThe home sleeps eight guests in three bedrooms.Sleep soundly in the master bedroom, an airy sanctuary furnished with a comfy king bed.The second bedroom features two twin-over-twin bunk beds, while the third bedroom has a plush queen-size bed.Fine fixtures adorn the updated bathrooms, both configured with tub/shower combinations.OUTDOOR AREA & AMENITIESTowering pines surround the rolling yard.Stroll to your private beach area. There’s plenty of seating to take in the view, plus a firepit for sharing s’mores and stories. The dock is available through October 25th, 2020.Find more seating on the balcony and covered porch. A gas grill sets the scene for evening cookouts.Provided kayaks, life jackets, and fishing gear add to the allure.EXTRA PERKS & MORE DETAILSComplimentary Wi-Fi and a washer/dryer are provided.Parking is available for three cars in the driveway.Please note the fireplace is not operational.This rental does not include air-conditioning.THE LOCATIONYour lakefront retreat is tucked in a quiet neighborhood 12 miles from downtown Portland and 7.4 miles from Seacoast Adventure.Fuel up with a lobster roll lunch before heading to the shops of Main Street Freeport (22.4 miles). The Black Brook Preserve Trailhead promises picturesque hiking in 2.5 miles. THE TURNKEY PROMISEWith TurnKey, you’ll always find unique vacation rental properties that provide a consistent, fine-hotel experience – Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.Access to your professionally cleaned, sanitized home is convenient. All properties have on-site devices for your security – these may include security alarms, decibel monitoring (which do not record voices), and exterior motion sensors or cameras.If you need anything before, during, or after your stay, our 24/7 local team is ready to help!





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4.0 (6 reviews)#














July 2020

The lake is amazing. The house was great (a small problem with Ants), but everything else was perfect.


October 2020

louise m. overall it was very good. there are a few things that need repair- the sink in the masterbath on the right does not drain and there was hardly any water pressure in the kitchen sink. It would be nice to have a chair to sit on or put things on in the masterbedroom. We loved the location and the house overall but I just wanted the owner to be aware.


October 2020

Ivli S. The property is located on a beautiful lake, which is swimmable. Kayaks provided joy and lawn chairs made for wonderful sunrises and outdoor enjoyment. The kitchen was practical and conducive to fun gatherings around the bench table. The interior had major safety issues. Bunk beds were put so closely to the ceiling fan that serious injury is likely. Our daughter was injured on her forehead, could easily have been devastating if the fan hit her eye. Even a little thought and care would have prevented this, which is indicative of the style of the property manager. Without the fan, the temperature is unbearable in warm nights. No drawers or storage in the bedrooms other than a closet with a few hangers. Confusing dynamic with the outside trash bin, which was full when we arrived. A little care in providing clear instructions and checking of the prior guest’s trash was needed and appropriate. Be mindful that the property is not directly connected to the dock / beach area, a dirt road intersects the path. Neighbors come and go frequently in their car, so for young kids and dogs playing in the yard, vigilance is important. As owner states, no air conditioning, making for hot nights, you may want to bring your own portable A/C or fans. Cleanliness was superficial, a little care to clear the bed areas would have eliminated a lot of dust. Also, there is no public access by car directly to put rented jet skis in the water in this lake. The public access is blocked to vehicles. so things have to be carried. Private property access is possible with the right equipment but could damage the property’s beach area.


October 2020

Sandra G. I reported a problem with the upstairs bathroom and received an immediate response. The shower curtain was old and dirty. It was offered to be changed but never done. A couple of hardware were loose, including toilet paper holder and towel holder. I was informed it was known but never resolved during our stay. I was told that the company didn't want to come in while we were in the house due to Covid. The kitchen was lacking some utensils, including large bowls and pans.
Overall, I was pleased with the location and cleanliness of the home. The bed was very comfortable, dark, and quiet. My husband and I slept very well.


Windham, ME, US

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