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Lake Sunapee Area in New Hampshire Lakefront Property Buyers Guide

Lake Sunapee Area Lakefront Property Buyers Guide

Lake Sunapee  is 1:45 hours north of Boston off Interstate 89. The lake is   4100 acres and  is located minutes to Mount Sunapee Ski Area one of the largest ski areas in NH. Attractions and events in the area include The Lake Sunapee Yacht Club hosting  the Lake Sunapee Open regatta annually, as well as other regattas including district level Star regattas. In the winter you will find  Ice Sailing, ice fishing on the lake. One of the largest adaptive ski programs in the state along is located at Sunapee Ski Area along with ski racing..  The Annual League of NH Craftsmen's Fair - the Oldest Craft Fair in America hold a crafts fair every summer.  The lake  holds some of the best salmon and lake trout fishing in NH. Boat launches are located around the lake along with plenty of golf courses, biking, snowmobile trails and hiking.


Lake Sunapee Real Estate

Views of Lake Sunapee on a Great Sailing Day


Towns around the lake include: New London, Newbury, Georges Mills, Sunapee. The Sunapee region has avoided being swept in by big box stores and chain restaurants leaving the area host to local quality businesses. Just to the north and home to Dartmouth College is Hanover NH a hub for cultural events.

Newbury , located at the southern end of the lake and is home to marina's and access to some great hiking trails.

Sunapee, located at the northern end of the lake and is home to Sunapee Harbor.  The harbor hosts fine dining, shops, marina and is home to the Mount Kearsarge Cruise Ship. Georges Mills is a village of Sunapee.

New London,  is referred to as the gold coast on Lake Sunapee, most of this shoreline offers sandy beaches, open water views and sunsets.  Visit the many downtown restaurants and shops and if in town for the evening  spend the night at one of many distinctive Bed and Breakfasts Inns.

Currently there are 28 Sunapee Lakefront homes for sale.  Prices start at $695,000 for seasonal cottages and go up into the $3.9 million dollar range. Unlike other parts of the lakes region the Sunapee homes are updated and rustic  spectacular estates built in the 1950's era. Other lakes close by include, 600 acre Pleasant Lake in New London, 1000 acre Mascoma Lake in Enfield, Lake Massasecum in Bradford, Otter Pond, Perkins Pond, Crystal Lake and Wild Goose Pond. For additional information on Lake Sunapee lake homes call Lady of the Lake Realty  at 1-888-737-5550 or e-mail at or visit our website to view  lake homes in New Hampshire at or

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