The Pressey House Lakeside Bed and Breakfast in the Oakland, Maine area is open year-round, offering solitude for guests who are seeking a peaceful retreat and a convenient location for those who want to experience outdoor recreation in an outstanding environment that rests right at the North end of Messalonskee Lake. With 100 feet of prestine water frontage enjoy the views or partake in a kayak, canoe or on a paddleboard. The house was built in 1850 and was put on the National Register of Historical Places in 1977. There is a suite of the Bed and Breakfast located on the ground floor of the octogon and the Ell suite attaches the octogon to the barn, which contains the other 3 suites. All are spacious, relaxing, and comfortable along with the common area. The delicious breakfasts will be the perfect start to your day's activities. The Pressey House is less than a 10 minute drive to Colby College and Thomas College and also offers wireless internet service for our guests.