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Chesuncook Lake House

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome setting overlooking Chesuncook lake with views of Mount Katahdin. Super hospitality! Excellent three course meal includes soup of the day, choice of main and dessert. Home cooked, Michelin be damned. Full bar service or have homemade root beer. Kick back, enjoy the company, enjoy the food, and the peace and quiet!

Thank Glenna W
Chesuncook, Owner at Chesuncook Lake House, responded to this review

Glenna, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again next winter.

Naugatuck, Connecticut
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Drove by snowmobile up the lake to check out the lake house! Very warm and inviting, did eat because we were in a time crunch to go check out the Eagle Lake steam trains! Would like be to go back and eat!

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Chesuncook, Owner at Chesuncook Lake House, responded to this review

Thanks for kind review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit. Hopefully next time yo can stay longer and enjoy a home-cooked meal with us. Best, David & Luisa

Boothbay Harbor Region, Maine
Reviewed 7 September 2015

After challenging communication and some difficult roads, we arrived at early dark. We were immediately greeted at the by our hosts, Justin and Patrice LaVigne. The welcome was so friendly and just what we needed. They prepared and served us too great meals daily and saw to our every want and need and more. A better host and hostess I...

Thank Betsy D
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Our stay was very memorable and left us with a feeling that we had been someplace really unique and special, far, far away. We stayed one night in one of the three cabins, which was comfortable but also rustic with propane lamps, then took a 4 day canoe trip, and returned exhausted to the comfort of the Lake House and...

Thank John P
Reviewed 9 September 2014 via mobile

Recently stayed in a cabin. Our stay was excellent the area is far from awesome to look at. The lake was beautiful and the sight and sound of the loons was great. We stayed through a hunting guide D & Outfitters which had no affiliation with the establishment. Louis a and her husband Dave run a great place. The food...

Thank Robert J
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 March 2014

This place is amazing and the service is fantastic. We visited for lunch while snowmobiling in March. Food was good home cooking and the owner/waitress was very pleasant. If your out snowmobiling in this area this place is a must.

1Thank Luv2snowmobile
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 20 August 2013

The Chesuncook Lake house is far removed from the beaten path. REALLY far removed. Until fairly recently, you could only reasonably get there by float plane or boat – usually by canoe down the West Branch of the Penobscot River. Now, you can drive there in the summer in most vehicles if the weather is not too atrocious. It is...

7Thank BoulderBill
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2012

We visited Chesuncook in late August/early September. Reaching the Village was not as difficult as I had expected it to be. The roads are not tarmaced but they aren't too bad. You could use a normal saloon car but I would recommend an SUV or 4x4. We stayed in one of the cabins and it was very comfortable. I was...

4Thank jmum186338
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 13 July 2012

The Lake House sports one of the most beautiful views I've ever seen -- down the length of Chesuncook Lake and off to Mount Katahdin. My wife and I spent two days on the Inn's porch, happily watching the clouds shift, before we rented a (funky but serviceable) canoe from the Inn and set off on a three-day paddle down...

4Thank Fred T
Reviewed 21 February 2012

If you enjoy snowmobiling you will love this place!! Trails and scenery are simply amazing. Food is great and everyone there goes out of thier way to accomodate you. Great Place and Great Fun!

8Thank B D

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small Wilderness Inn, built as a farmhouse/boarding house in 1864 at Chesuncook Village, to supply logging operations in Northern Maine's Wilderness, now on the Federal Historical Register. The Lake House is located 50 miles north of the Moosehead Lake Region, and 60 milest west if Millinocket, situated in the center of the last recognized wilderness area in the East. The Lake House has been featured by numerous magazines as a "very unique and special place" (Yankee, Down East, Boston Globe, New York Times, etc.). Yankee Magazine selected the Chesuncook Lake House as the Editors Pick of Outstanding Places in New England.The Inn has 4 bedrooms with queen beds. Two rooms have a twin bed also. Three housekeeping cabins with kitchen, a bathroom and two bedrooms each. All located right on the lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chesuncook Lake House

Address: 1 Lake Street, P.O. Box 656, Chesuncook Village, ME 04441
Region: United States > Maine > Chesuncook Village
Price Range: €62 - €223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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