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Papa Pete’s Snack Bar. Right next to New England Power Boat Service and Marina is a local favorite for fried and grilled fare. Burgers, Michigan dogs, chicken strips, fried chicken, hand cut fries and ice cream are a sample of what’s on the menu at Papa Pete’s. Lunch at their picnic tables or carry back to your boat for a picnic of your own.

Harborside Harvest Market & Lake Champlain Clothing Co. New England Power Boat Service and Marina is the only rural marina with shopping within walking distance. Harborside is a quaint country store offering a variety of groceries, fresh meat & veggies, homemade pies and sweets, as well as beer and wine. Get your Vermont hunting/fishing licenses and fishing bait there. They also offer a selection of T-shirts and hats.  Dock your boat and stock up on groceries! Call 372-4443 for more information.

West Shore Cabins. Looking for a place to stay near New England Power Boat and Marina? Just around the bend and overlooking the lake are quaint little cabins for overnight or weekly rentals. Sit on your little porch or deck and watch the sunsets. Owned and managed by the Mashtares for over 40 years. Call 802-372-8832 for more information.

Holiday Harbor Lodge. Less than a mile from New England Powerboat Service and Marina, Holiday Harbor Lodge is a year round country lodge specializing in fishing and other outdoor recreational opportunities. Formerly, Holiday Harbor Motel, the Lodge offers year round lakeside accommodations for a unique Vermont experience. Full linens are provided and available rooms include full kitchen, mini-kitchen and standard (motel style). A live bait and tackle shop, fishing guide service, boat/motor, kayak and pedal boat rentals, swimming docks and a fishing pier.  In winter, ice fishing supplies, live bait, and ice shanty and equipment rentals are available. cable TV and Wi-Fi is available in all rooms. See their website for more information: or call 802-372-4077.