The Augustus Bove House in Naples Sebago Lake Region Maine
The Augustus Bove House Naples Sebago Lake Region Maine Bed and Breakfast B&B Inn Cottages Lodgings Accommodations

Hosts: David and Arlene Stetson

Guestrooms: 10 + 2 cottages.

Address: Augustus Bove House, 11 Sebago Road, Naples, Maine 04055 USA

Telephone: (207) 693-6365,

Activities/Attractions: Naples, located in the heart of Lake Region is one of Maine's most visited places.  Generation after generation have made historical Naples their vacation destination and it's no wonder why.  With small town local charm, beautiful views and meandering waterways that span from Sebago to Bethel, Naples offers something for everyone.

Sebago Lake State Park opened to the public in 1938 as one of the five original state parks. This forested lakeside park is situated on the shore of Maine's deepest and second largest lake which provides year-round recreation for thousands of visitors each year. Near the foothills of the While Mountains, the park's 1,400 acres features sandy beaches, extensive woodlands, ponds, bogs a river and diverse habitat for a wide variety of plant and animal life.

For Nordic ski enthusiasts (as well as snow shoe hikers), a half dozen locations await you as close as our backyard with over 100 acres of lawns, fields and forest surrounding the inn it's a perfect place to X-country ski. Maine boast of having over 600 miles of groomed snowmobile trails and it is less than a mile to one of our favorite snowmobile trail links.

  • We can arrange for sled rentals delivered to our Inn
  • Our own back yard is perfect if you're looking for a relaxing get-away summer, spring or fall
  • Listen to the rippling waters of Bear River as you relax along its banks
  • Unwind with a good book on our covered deck or in our gardens after a busy day of activities
  • Truly a four seasons area, the Lake Region boasts many fine restaurants, stores and antique shops
  • Take a day trip to Freeport or North Conway (tax-free shopping)
  • Explore the Grafton Notch area
  • Travel the scenic Kangamangus Highway
  • Hike in the White Mountains
  • Drive up Mount Washington
  • Enjoy the hustle and bustle of Portland's Old Port
  • View the spectacular coast line at Pemiquid Point

"I've stayed at this B&B for a week or more every year for the last 8 years. The rooms are comfortable, the service is good, Arlene and Dave are pleasant. The location is ideal right in the middle of Naples. I highly recommend this B&B."

"Enjoy it every time. Great people and delicious food."

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The Augustus Bove House

The Augustus Bove House Entrance

The Augustus Bove House Dining

The Augustus Bove House Parlor

The Augustus Bove House Bedroom

The Augustus Bove House Suite

"Exceptional waterfront location. Neat, unique rooms with great views and lots of sunlight, grand dining room, privacy and great hospitality."

"The proprietors of this inn were very accommodating. The inn itself is very lovely and well located. The experience was very warm and homey."

"We go to Augustus Bove House often. Best around."

General Information: Welcome to The Augustus Bove House ... one of the finest "summer hotels" in the Sebago Lake Region of Maine. Open since 1984, David and Arlene Stetson, your hosts, welcome you to their Bed and Breakfast Inn, open year 'round, so reservations are recommended and always appreciated. We are centrally located and within walking distance to the causeway, restaurants, recreation areas and shops.

Experience life the way it use to be and the way it should be ... experience Western Maine. The Augustus Bove House s a perfect venue to host small groups too. We offer complete modern amenities in a beautiful country setting. Our guest rooms, with elegant, yet homey furnishings, feature:

  • queen, twin and king size beds
  • each unique room has been tastefully decorated for your enjoyment
  • all rooms feature modern private baths and robes are furnished
  • rooms have air conditioning/heat
  • TV and phones
  • we also have Wireless Internet Access available for our guests
  • we also have a new 2 bedroom unit with full kitchen, living room, bath, TV, AC, deck, fully furnished
  • we are a non-smoking establishment, although we do provide smoking areas on our decks
  • at the Augustus Bove House we also have 2 cottages for rent

Payment Accepted: Mastercard, Visa, Diners Club, Discover, Traveler's Checks or Personal Checks.

Rates: (Prices quoted in US Dollars).


"We have been coming to the Bove House over 10 years. It is our home away from home. Arlene Stetson does a remarkable job in handling every aspect of the day. We hope to go back another 10 years!"

"My husband and I truly enjoyed our trip to Naples and our stay at the Augustus Bove House! The rooms were tastefully decorated and comfortable and the views of Long Lake were wonderful! We can't wait to go back."

"Our stay at this inn was delightful. The accommodations are spacious and comfortable, and the staff are warm and eager to make ones visit to Naples memorable. A absolute gem!"

"Very friendly people and room is always clean and comfortable."

"The Augustus Bove House has everything you could want: clean, comfortable rooms, a friendly staff, beautiful antiques and a great location. I couldn't imagine staying anywhere else."

"Our first floor suite was very roomy, and we especially enjoyed the private patio with view of the lake. Breakfasts are first rate. The common areas are nicely decorated but still comfortable. We loved our stay and are looking forward to our return."

"Very comfortable accommodations, hosts are wonderful."