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NH Luxury Lakefront Properties - Sunapee - Squam - Winnipesaukee

Squam, Sunapee and Winnipesaukee all have features that attract waterfront owners to a lifestyle that is very different from one lake to the other. 

Which lake is right for you depends many factors.  Let start simply with the lakes size, the water quality is simlar for all three lakes. 

Sunapee is 4125 acres

Squam is NH second largest lake at 6791 acres

Winnispesaukee is 44,422 acres 

Sunapee's draw is a large lake with Mount Sunapee Ski Area within 10 minutes of most homes on the lake.  At either end of the lake you have town docks where you can pull in and get and ice cream or a quick meal. The only fast food restaurants around the lake are an occasional Dunkin Donuts that are built to blend in the surroundings.  Hiking - Golf -  Competitive Sailing - Ice Boating, Fishing are enjoyed by all. Active lifestyle with the main focus the water and the mountain activities.

Towns around the lake include Sunapee, Newbury and  New London plus the village Georges Mills.


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Six Bedroom Home, Sandy Beach on Governors Island


Wiinipesaukee has a little bit for everyone.  Quiet coves for swimming and tubing to scenic boat rides around the lake to shop or go out to dinner on your boat. Around the lake you will find all the attractions for your family to enjoy. Zip lines at Gunstock, Arcades, Meadowbrook Concert Venue, Tons of beaches, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Mt Washington Boat tours, Outlet Stores along with some of the best Golf Courses in the area.  Winnipesaukee is a vacation paradise. Go Fast Boating to Thursday night Sailboat Racing, this gem of a lake has adventures for all ages. You will catch me out on the lake salmon fishing at least 3 mornings a week, call I may tell you where the best spots to go are?

Towns around the lake, Gilford, Laconia, Meredith, Center Harbor, Moultonborough, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro and Alton. Must visits are Meredith and Wolfeboro.

Squam, the people are different.  This lake is all about a slow pace and back to nature.  No shopping centers, no fast food, not even a Dunkin Donuts. What you will find is open shoreline tons of coves, islands to explore and spectacular mountain views. There is one attractions and it is my favorite in the lakes region. The Squam Lakes Science Center.  Here you tour native animals in their natural habitat and do venture off the lake the artist district in Sandwich. On the water you will find more kayaks, canoes and sailboat than any of the other large lake. Slow down, its Squam.

Towns around the lake, Ashland, Holderness, Sandwich, Center Harbor and Moultonborough.

Examples of some luxury homes.

Squam: $2.1 million can buy you a 5200 square foot  home with a boat house and sandy beach on 1.5 acres with 320 feet of sandy shoreline, this is a dream come true home. 

Sunapee: $2.2 million buys a 5800 square foot home 5 bedroom home on .7 acres and 100 feet of shoreline.

Winnipesaukee: $2 million buys a 7000 square foot home with 6 bedrooms and 125 feet of sandy shoreline on just over 1 acre.

The best values for Luxury homes are on Lake Winnipesaukee.  Winnipesaukee luxury home inventory has 105 priced over $1 million. Sunapee has 24 Luxury Properties and Squam 9 Estates on this exclusive waterbody. 


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Sandy Beach and 6 Bedrooms priced $2 million


For additional information on luxury lake homes call 1-888-737-5550 or e-mail at  or visit our websites to view lake homes in New Hampshire at or

Contact Carl Sack or Paula Hinckley   #nhlakesrealty


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