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Large PRIVATE chalet with Winnipesaukee Beach Access. Only a 2 night minimum.

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Sleeps 14, 3 bathrooms, Winnipesaukee beach access, awesome fire pit!

Only a 2 night minimum. Lots of midweek dates still available.

Welcome to our "tree house". This property is literally tucked away in the trees but is only ONE MILE to the Gunstock entrance. We are also less than a mile to our association beach, tennis courts, basketball court, large fields, bath house, day dock and swim up raft! Our home is 1 mile to the Ellacoya State Park Beach and close to several marinas where boat, PWC, and SUP rentals are available. It is the perfect place to kick back after a day on the mountains, lake or hike. The chalet is a spacious, comfortable oasis with exposed beams. You will love it!

Our 5 bedroom chalet offers sleeping for 14 guests in beds, not pull-out couches! Open concept family room and eat in kitchen, 5 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, screen porch, large deck and a Tiki-inspired finished basement for the night owls in the crowd.

The chalet has all you need for hosting large groups - gas grill, dishwasher, crock pot, griddle, casserole dishes. Or wander less than a mile down the street to the Ellacoya Tavern for a hearty meal and let them worry about the dishes! This property offers the best of both worlds!

The kids are sure to love the bunk bed options, the tire swing and exploring our wooded yard! The on-site washer/dryer allows you to re-wash and dry your ski gear or swim suits for the next great day on Gunstock Mountain or Lake Winni. Enjoy a nightcap or s'mores under the bright stars while gathered around the outdoor fire pit!


Large flatscreen in the living room and a 50" plasma in the basement Tiki Bar (both with DISH TV).

Wait there's more?! In addition to a bed for everyone, the house includes a Tiki Lounge inspired finished basement pub table, bar, washer, dryer, countertop, sink and walkout door to the firepit area.

Our home sits on a PRIVATE wooded lot -- 2 minutes to the association beach, 10 minutes to hiking (Mt. Major, Lockes Hill and more), several golf courses and a pretty lakeside drive to downtown Laconia, Weirs beach etc. Our beach even has space for storing your kayaks and canoes.

Extensive renovations include: hardwood flooring throughout 1st floor, granite countertops, THREE completely new tiled bathrooms (including 2 tubs), brand new carpets upstairs and fresh paint throughout!

Bed 1 -- queen bed

Bed 2 -- queen and full

Bed 3 -- bunks (two twins)

Bed 4 -- bunks (twin over full)

Bed 5 -- bunks (twin over full)

*plenty of space for additional blow up mattresses or sleeping bags on floor in most bedrooms if necessary.

Sheets, blankets, pillows, bath towels available for $150 rental.

2 and 3 night minimums (depending on season)

NO pets. No Smoking.

$500 REFUNDABLE security deposit required

We are flexible on check in-times during the week.

Check in- 3pm

check out- 11am

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 15, 2018


We purchased this home in 2015. We have renovated the vast majority of the interior and exterior spaces. It is a great space for our family as it allows us to host lots of friends and family. It is close to the private beach and 3 minutes to Gunstock.

KELLY purchased this chalet in 2014

Why KELLY chose Gilford

See for yourself! Its wide open and has lots of bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.

What makes this chalet unique



Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation chalet rental in Gilford, New Hampshire

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • bathrooms were completely renovated - new tile, flooring and vanities.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair accessible


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Large PRIVATE chalet with Winnipesaukee Beach Access. Only a 2 night minimum.
average rating of 4.714286 based on 14 reviews

Beautiful and cozy.

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and spacious. Owners were great to work with and communicated all info timely. Awesome weekend getaway!

  • Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy home in great location near Gunstock and lake Winnipesaukee

  • 5 of 5

Nice long weekend getaway in this cozy home. Great communication with the owner, made sure we were comfortable.

  • Submitted: 16-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect home with excellent communication

  • 5 of 5

We had our large family of 8 adults and 4 children over Christmas and had such a great time. The house had plenty of space for kids to play and for each family to have their own space. The backyard was great for some snowy exploring and sledding, and it was warm and cozy inside. Kelly was quick to respond to my many questions leading up to our stay, and was very friendly and even offered help in getting us there despite a pretty intense winter storm! Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: 2-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We love this house! The three floors make it a very spacious environment to house a large group

  • Submitted: 6-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and owners very easy to work with!

  • 4 of 5

The house was very nice and well maintained. It was very close to Gunstock and made our vacation more enjoyable.

  • Submitted: 22-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Winter fun

  • 5 of 5

We spent a whole February vacation week here with our friends and had a lot of fun in this cozy chalet. This place is nicely decorated and a common area is spacious for hanging out. Location is priceless! Very close to the Ski Resort and also to the lake in the summer. So many things you can do here!

Kelly, the owner, was very nice and accommodating and easy to talk to. Communication with her was always prompt and professional.

The yard is not very big for kids to run around but this chalet is surrounded by beautiful woods and a fireplace was a very pleasant addition.

Overall, we liked this place a lot and would come here again!

Thank you Kelly for making our stay enjoyable!

  • Submitted: 9-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Laconia private airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Elacoya Bar and Tavern
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Pheasant Ridge, Lochmere
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
private association beach. gated.
Car: necessary

Minutes to Gunstock Mountain, Meadowbrook and Mount Major.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation chalet rental in Gilford, New Hampshire

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$210.94
Damage Deposit C$395.52

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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