Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Romantic Adk Getaway ~ Fireplace, Snowshoes-Mlk 3 Night Wknd 1/16 - 1/19 Avail!

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 12/15/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Wells house description

Martin Luther King Weekend is Available due to a cancellation! 3 nights for $425. This immaculate and fully equipped cabin has a knotty pine interior, fireplace, cathedral ceilings, large screened in porch and lake rights to private association beach. This is a great getaway for a romantic couple, small family looking to enjoy the mountains and lake or good friends who want to catch up and enjoy time together. Everything is here that you will need~your home away from home! Master bedroom has a queen bed, 2nd room has a custom built-in bunk bed with a double on bottom and single on top & small loft that sleeps one. Large screened in porch adds 340 sq ft. of outdoor living space in the warmer months & has a comfy patio sectional couch to watch the hummingbirds and wildlife, ADK chairs and a dining table. We are situated in a quiet hamlet that has a private assoc. beach that is just a short walk away, 20 minutes to X-country and 1/2 hr to Gore Mnt.. Scenic hikes to waterfalls, great fishing, fire pit, grill, wifi, netflix, free tennis and basketball courts in town and 2 kayaks and 2 sets of snowshoes.


Master Bedroom: The master has a queen bed, ceiling fan, antiques, Adirondack furnishings and a sliding glass door that leads out to the screened in porch.
All quilts, blankets, mattress and pillow covers are washed on a regular basis.

Bunk Room: The bunk room has custom built in bunk beds with a double on the bottom and a single on the top. They were built with more space between them so they are comfortable, extremely sturdy and have plenty of head room for teenagers and adults.

Treehouse Loft: The loft is for one older child or young adult. We call it the 'Treehouse' because it is like sleeping in one! You cannot stand in it and do have to go up a sturdy set of stairs.

Screened in Porch: The screened in porch is 340 sq ft. of extra outdoor living space and overlooks the gardens and beautiful pines. It has a special screen to keep out the Adirondack 'no see-ums' . There is a patio sectional couch that can be separated into 4 seats for your comfort, 2 Adirondack chairs, dining room table and hutch. We also have an outside patio table with umbrella. There are lots of hummingbirds in the spring and summer and birds who make their homes in our birdhouses.

This house is professionally cleaned after each guest.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage

          Suitability

          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be at least 24 years of age to rent....moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

          • Master: 1 queen

            Master Bedroom...moreless

          • Bunk Room: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

            Bunk Room...moreless

          • Treehouse Loft: 1 twin/ single

            Loft...moreless

          • The loft has a double mattress and is great for one older child or a young adult.. You do need to go up a very sturdy ladder and you cannot stand up there. We call it the 'Treehouse Loft' and older kids LOVE it!...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Washer and dryer in bathroom. There is only a shower in the bathroom...no bathtub. Tenants with small children have brought their own portable bathtubs and bathed their children in the shower....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • We use environmentally safe cleaning products and our blankets and quilts are washed on a regular basis. We strive to give our guests an immaculate home. The house is professionally cleaned after each guest. Linens, bath, kitchen and hand towels, paper towels, toilet paper, garbage bags, condiments, spices, saran wrap, aluminum foil, laundry detergent, hand soaps, dish soap, first aid kit and other amenities are provided to make your stay easy and stress free....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Coin Laundry
              • Forests
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Waterfalls

              Local Services & Businesses

              • Groceries
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Mountain

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Skiing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Alarm Clock
              • Backpack
              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Ducted Heating
              • Fireplace:

                Wood provided...moreless

              • Firewood
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Proprane furnace...moreless

              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone:

                Home phone with unlimited calling within the United States...moreless

              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Everything you will need is supplied...moreless

              • Freezer
              • Kitchen:

                Fully equipped kitchen with everything you will need....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove:

                GE Profile 5 burner, double convection oven...moreless

              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Kayak / Canoe:

                2 Kayaks provided...moreless

              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Propane, charcoal and smoker grills available. Propane provided....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Screen Porch / Veranda

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 5
                      from 17 traveler reviews
                      Loading...
                       
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter
                      Nov 29 - Mar 20, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $125 $150
                      Fri, Sat
                      $850
                      Spring
                      Mar 28 - Jun 12, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $125 $150
                      Fri, Sat
                      $850
                      Summer
                      Jun 13 - Sep 11, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $925

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                      • Cleaning $60
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      $200 sec. deposit. Accept e-check and credit card

                      Check-in is at 4 p.m. and check-out is 11 a.m. during the summer months. We can be a bit flexible on arrival and departure times during the spring, fall and winter.

                      Summers are full weeks Fri to Fri & some Mon-Fri & 3 night weekend rentals

                      Must be at least 24 years of age to rent

                      3 night minimum and weekend rates applied for holidays


                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


                      Please wait... Book with confidence

                      Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                      Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                      Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                       

                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 12/15/2014
                      Check availability
                      23 Available
                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates
                       

                      Location

                      60 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Albany International Airport

                      Car: Necessary

                      Wells is a quiet town with very few tourists. Everything in the town is within walking distance. The fishing pier and boat launch for motor boats is only 1/4 mile away. Lake Algonquin is a smaller lake (4 miles around) that allows motor boats and is great for kayaking, canoeing, fishing and swimming. Our private association beach is never crowded and has stunning views of the lake and mountains. We provide all the local happenings and directions to hikes, stores, dining and fun things to do in the area.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: I have been vacationing in Wells at my grandfathers cottage for my entire life. When I married my husband, he also loved vacationing in the town and we decided to purchased our own place and make it our own. I fell in love with Wells and the friendly people who live in this town. Lake Algonquin is clean and stunningly beautiful!

                      Why the Owner Chose Wells:
                      We completely gutted this 1930's cabin and added on an addition. It took 4 years of weekends and vacations to finish but we had a blast doing it and just love the results! Frank did all the craftsmanship himself and also made many pieces of the furniture throughout the cabin. Wells is a quiet and peaceful town and is a great break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. This cabin is in a hamlet called the Jolie Montaigne Beach Association which gives us access to the lake. The beach is never overcrowded and has a stunning view of lake.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Lake Algonquin is a smaller lake so we don't get the high speed boats and lake traffic that many of the larger lakes get. Motor boats are allowed but it is also great for kayaking, fishing and swimming.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

                      Loading...
                      1 of 8
                       

                      Photos

                      • Cabin

                        Cabin

                      • Lake Algonquin

                        Lake Algonquin

                      • Living room into dining area and loft

                        Living room into dining area and loft

                      • Master Bedroom with Sliding Glass Door to Screened in Porch

                        Master Bedroom with Sliding Glass Door to Screened in Porch

                      • Custom Made Entertainment Center

                        Custom Made Entertainment Center

                      • Brand new kitchen

                        Brand new kitchen

                      • Screened in Porch with Sectional and Adirondack Chairs

                        Screened in Porch with Sectional and Adirondack Chairs

                      • Kayaking on Lake Algonquin

                        Kayaking on Lake Algonquin

                      • Town of Wells Public Beach (other half not in picture) - 1 1/2 miles away

                        Town of Wells Public Beach (other half not in picture) - 1 1/2 miles away

                      • The Current Resident at our Guest Cottage

                        The Current Resident at our Guest Cottage

                      • One of the many creatures we saw while snowshoeing

                        One of the many creatures we saw while snowshoeing

                      • Cabin in Snow

                        Cabin in Snow

                      • Living room with fire place

                        Living room with fire place

                      • Dining area and part of kitchen

                        Dining area and part of kitchen

                      • Bunk Room with Double on Bottom and Twin on Top

                        Bunk Room with Double on Bottom and Twin on Top

                      • The 'Tree House' Loft

                        The 'Tree House' Loft

                      • Screened in Porch with Dining Table

                        Screened in Porch with Dining Table

                      • Lake Rights to our Private Association Beach-Short Walk Away

                        Lake Rights to our Private Association Beach-Short Walk Away

                      • The Fishing Pier - A Short Walk Away

                        The Fishing Pier - A Short Walk Away

                      • One of the Many Beautiful Views While Walking Around the Lake

                        One of the Many Beautiful Views While Walking Around the Lake

                      • One of the Many Hummingbirds Who Visit Our Feeders

                        One of the Many Hummingbirds Who Visit Our Feeders

                      • Our Nephew Ice Fishing on Lake Algonquin

                        Our Nephew Ice Fishing on Lake Algonquin

                      • Large Screened in Porch, Fire Pit and Patio Table

                        Large Screened in Porch, Fire Pit and Patio Table

                      $125 - $150 per night (USD)
                      17

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

                      View calendar: Updated 12/15/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
                      Dates are unavailable
                      Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                      This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                      Book It

                      Detailed Price

                      Owner
                      Member since: 2009
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/15/2014
                      Email owner

                      +1 8457971097

                      Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
                      Add vacation protection services to your booking

                      Three services to protect your trip:

                      Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                      Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                      Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                      Get it now

                      advertisement

                      Share this property via Email

                      Romantic ADK Getaway ~ Fireplace, Snowshoes-MLK 3 night Wknd 1/16 - 1/19 Avail!

                      Wells #238397ha

                      2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 5

                      You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                      Share this property via Email

                        Please correct the following errors and resend:
                      • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                      • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                      • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.